The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 253 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.040% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £33,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
VCP4
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1706 1619 1905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 22.75% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1374 1616
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VCP4
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the North West region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in the North West

VCP4
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP4 within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Manchester - 3 £33,000 -
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCEA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) CCA
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCEA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft