The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 57 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.66% 1.21% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 6.54% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% +36.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 107 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.75% 18.45% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 103 88 154
Average salary £46,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Merseyside

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Liverpool +10 3 £40,500 -19.00% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago