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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 151 147 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 35 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.90% 1.06% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.89% 4.51% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 24
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,375 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £49,250 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
899 953 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.16% 23.43% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 726 734 776
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 - 1
Stockport - 3 £30,000 - 1
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 31 August 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 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (63.93%) Windows
3 37 (60.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (54.10%) Active Directory
5 32 (52.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
7 28 (45.90%) Citrix
8 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (40.98%) vSphere
9 24 (39.34%) NetApp
9 24 (39.34%) MS Exchange
10 21 (34.43%) Cisco
11 19 (31.15%) SAN
11 19 (31.15%) NCDA
12 18 (29.51%) CCA
12 18 (29.51%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
13 17 (27.87%) IIS
13 17 (27.87%) ITIL
13 17 (27.87%) SharePoint
13 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (26.23%) XenDesktop
14 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
14 16 (26.23%) MCSE
15 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
16 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (21.31%) CCNA
17 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (39.34%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.87%) IIS
2 17 (27.87%) SharePoint
3 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (18.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (6.56%) Apache
10 2 (3.28%) Lync
10 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) SAN
2 11 (18.03%) Firewall
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
3 8 (13.11%) NetScaler
4 7 (11.48%) WAN
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (9.84%) LAN
5 6 (9.84%) FTP
6 5 (8.20%) VLAN
7 4 (6.56%) NAS
7 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.92%) VoIP
8 3 (4.92%) DHCP
8 3 (4.92%) Internet
9 2 (3.28%) ISDN
9 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.64%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.64%) ADSL
10 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 17 (27.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
General
1 5 (8.20%) Publishing
2 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (14.75%) Server Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Senior Architect
5 6 (9.84%) NetApp Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Server Support
7 3 (4.92%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Developer
7 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Support
8 2 (3.28%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Clustering
2 8 (13.11%) FlexPod
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.84%) Private Cloud
4 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 39 (63.93%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
5 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.84%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
3 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
4 5 (8.20%) Migration
4 5 (8.20%) Coaching
4 5 (8.20%) ITIL V2
5 4 (6.56%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.92%) Service Management
6 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.92%) Change Control
7 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.64%) Data Management
8 1 (1.64%) Information Security
8 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.64%) Data Security
8 1 (1.64%) Project Management
8 1 (1.64%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (31.15%) NCDA
3 18 (29.51%) CCA
3 18 (29.51%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (26.23%) MCSE
5 13 (21.31%) CCNA
5 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (21.31%) MCITP
6 9 (14.75%) VCAP
7 8 (13.11%) MCTS
8 7 (11.48%) CCEE
8 7 (11.48%) VCDX
9 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 6 (9.84%) MCPD
9 6 (9.84%) Degree
10 5 (8.20%) NCIE
11 4 (6.56%) CCNP
12 3 (4.92%) MCSA
13 2 (3.28%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (60.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (54.10%) Active Directory
3 25 (40.98%) vSphere
4 16 (26.23%) XenDesktop
5 15 (24.59%) Hyper-V
6 13 (21.31%) XenApp
7 11 (18.03%) XenServer
8 9 (14.75%) vCloud
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.64%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCOrch
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
1 5 (8.20%) SCOM
1 5 (8.20%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.92%) XenMobile
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.28%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.64%) Legato
4 1 (1.64%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.64%) SnapVault
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
3 28 (45.90%) Citrix
4 24 (39.34%) NetApp
5 21 (34.43%) Cisco
6 8 (13.11%) HP
7 7 (11.48%) Dell
8 6 (9.84%) Intel
9 5 (8.20%) McAfee
9 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.92%) AppSense
10 3 (4.92%) Oracle
10 3 (4.92%) EMC
11 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.64%) Brocade
12 1 (1.64%) CommVault
12 1 (1.64%) Nokia
12 1 (1.64%) Novell
12 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.64%) JD Edwards
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