The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 151 161 149
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 27 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 3.22% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 27
Average salary £36,250 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £43,750 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
837 931 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.41% 23.19% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 683 735 834
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Manchester region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Manchester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Manchester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 3 £32,000 -
Stockport - 3 £30,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £38,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (66.67%) Windows
4 36 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 35 (58.33%) Citrix
6 34 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (51.67%) Microsoft
8 30 (50.00%) NetApp
9 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (40.00%) vSphere
10 24 (40.00%) MS Exchange
11 23 (38.33%) NCDA
12 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (31.67%) SAN
13 19 (31.67%) CCA
13 19 (31.67%) Citrix Certification
13 19 (31.67%) Cisco
14 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
14 17 (28.33%) XenDesktop
14 17 (28.33%) Hyper-V
14 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (25.00%) XenApp
16 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (25.00%) MCSE
17 14 (23.33%) IIS
17 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
18 13 (21.67%) MCITP
18 13 (21.67%) HP
19 12 (20.00%) DNS

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (23.33%) IIS
3 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (18.33%) SharePoint
5 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (6.67%) Apache
9 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) SAN
2 12 (20.00%) DNS
3 11 (18.33%) LAN
3 11 (18.33%) WAN
4 10 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 9 (15.00%) Firewall
6 8 (13.33%) VLAN
7 7 (11.67%) DHCP
8 6 (10.00%) FTP
9 5 (8.33%) Network Security
9 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (8.33%) NAS
10 4 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
11 2 (3.33%) Internet
11 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
12 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.67%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (8.33%) Publishing
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Architect
4 7 (11.67%) NetApp Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Server Support
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Support
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Clustering
2 9 (15.00%) FlexPod
3 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 3 (5.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (5.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (66.67%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (3.33%) Linux
10 1 (1.67%) UNIX
10 1 (1.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.67%) CentOS
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Migration
3 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.67%) CRM
5 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL V2
6 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.33%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Coaching
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (1.67%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.67%) Change Management
7 1 (1.67%) Data Security
7 1 (1.67%) High Availability
7 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.67%) Information Security
7 1 (1.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.00%) C
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (38.33%) NCDA
3 19 (31.67%) CCA
3 19 (31.67%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (25.00%) MCSE
5 13 (21.67%) MCITP
6 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (16.67%) CCNA
7 10 (16.67%) MCTS
8 9 (15.00%) VCAP
9 8 (13.33%) NCIE
10 7 (11.67%) CCEE
11 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 6 (10.00%) MCPD
12 5 (8.33%) VCDX
13 4 (6.67%) Degree
13 4 (6.67%) MCSA
14 2 (3.33%) CCNP
14 2 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (40.00%) vSphere
4 17 (28.33%) XenDesktop
4 17 (28.33%) Hyper-V
5 15 (25.00%) XenApp
6 12 (20.00%) XenServer
7 9 (15.00%) vCloud
8 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.67%) Xen
9 1 (1.67%) iptables
9 1 (1.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) SCOM
1 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (3.33%) SCOrch
1 2 (3.33%) XenMobile
1 2 (3.33%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.67%) SnapVault
2 1 (1.67%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) Legato
2 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.67%) WSUS
2 1 (1.67%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (58.33%) Citrix
3 31 (51.67%) Microsoft
4 30 (50.00%) NetApp
5 19 (31.67%) Cisco
6 13 (21.67%) HP
7 7 (11.67%) Dell
8 6 (10.00%) Intel
9 4 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (6.67%) EMC
9 4 (6.67%) Symantec
10 3 (5.00%) AppSense
10 3 (5.00%) Veeam
10 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.33%) McAfee
12 1 (1.67%) Juniper
12 1 (1.67%) CommVault
12 1 (1.67%) Nokia
12 1 (1.67%) Novell
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