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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 71 - 256
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 239 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.45% - 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.06% - 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 199 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -21.95%
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
1982 1659 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 28.63% 24.99% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1337 1425
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP4 across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

VCP4 Salary Histogram 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 2 March 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
Manchester - 144 £40,000 - 409
Cheshire - 56 £40,000 - 165
Lancashire - 21 £37,500 - 48
Merseyside - 14 £41,250 - 54
Cumbria - 1 £62,500 - 8
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 75 (31.12%) SQL Server
2 72 (29.88%) .NET
3 70 (29.05%) C#
3 70 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (23.65%) ASP.NET
5 56 (23.24%) SQL
6 49 (20.33%) HTML
7 48 (19.92%) MVC
8 44 (18.26%) Finance
9 43 (17.84%) CSS
9 43 (17.84%) Windows
10 42 (17.43%) JavaScript
10 42 (17.43%) Microsoft
11 33 (13.69%) TDD
12 28 (11.62%) Project Management
12 28 (11.62%) Degree
13 27 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (9.54%) WCF
14 23 (9.54%) VMware
14 23 (9.54%) Web Services
15 22 (9.13%) Scrum
15 22 (9.13%) Software Engineering
15 22 (9.13%) jQuery
15 22 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (8.71%) XML
17 20 (8.30%) ITIL
17 20 (8.30%) OO
17 20 (8.30%) Oracle
18 19 (7.88%) Java
18 19 (7.88%) Cisco

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 12 (4.98%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.15%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.07%) Node.js
5 5 (2.07%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.24%) IIS
6 3 (1.24%) Lync
7 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 2 (0.83%) FileNet
7 2 (0.83%) CMS
7 2 (0.83%) Drupal
8 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.41%) WordPress
8 1 (0.41%) Liferay
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.73%) MS Office
3 4 (1.66%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.24%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.83%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.24%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.83%) Exstream
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.41%) Magento
4 1 (0.41%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Agresso
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.49%) Office 365
2 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.83%) Force.com
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.39%) SAN
2 11 (4.56%) HTTP
2 11 (4.56%) Firewall
3 9 (3.73%) DNS
4 8 (3.32%) Internet
5 7 (2.90%) DHCP
5 7 (2.90%) VoIP
6 5 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.07%) Network Security
7 4 (1.66%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.66%) WAN
7 4 (1.66%) LAN
7 4 (1.66%) NAS
8 3 (1.24%) Broadband
8 3 (1.24%) VPN
8 3 (1.24%) VLAN
8 3 (1.24%) BGP
9 2 (0.83%) ADSL
9 2 (0.83%) MPLS
9 2 (0.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.73%) MySQL
5 8 (3.32%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.66%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.66%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.24%) DB2
9 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.24%) Data Mart
9 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.83%) Ingres
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (4.98%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.49%) NUnit
2 6 (2.49%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.07%) Selenium
3 5 (2.07%) JUnit
3 5 (2.07%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (2.07%) Moq
4 4 (1.66%) MSTest
4 4 (1.66%) Subversion
5 3 (1.24%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.24%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.24%) SpecFlow
6 2 (0.83%) Xcode
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.41%) Hudson
7 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.41%) Mockito
7 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 44 (18.26%) Finance
2 13 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.98%) Marketing
4 8 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.49%) Games
6 5 (2.07%) Banking
6 5 (2.07%) Retail
6 5 (2.07%) Back Office
7 3 (1.24%) Legal
7 3 (1.24%) Advertising
7 3 (1.24%) Billing
8 2 (0.83%) Publishing
8 2 (0.83%) Electronics
8 2 (0.83%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 88 (36.51%) Developer
2 33 (13.69%) .NET Developer
3 30 (12.45%) Analyst
4 23 (9.54%) C# Developer
5 17 (7.05%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (5.81%) Consultant
6 14 (5.81%) Senior Developer
7 10 (4.15%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.15%) Software Developer
7 10 (4.15%) Architect
7 10 (4.15%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.32%) Team Leader
8 8 (3.32%) PHP Developer
8 8 (3.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (2.90%) Data Manager
9 7 (2.90%) Web Developer
10 6 (2.49%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (2.07%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (29.88%) .NET
2 57 (23.65%) ASP.NET
3 49 (20.33%) HTML
4 43 (17.84%) CSS
5 27 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (9.54%) WCF
6 23 (9.54%) Web Services
7 22 (9.13%) jQuery
8 21 (8.71%) XML
9 15 (6.22%) Ajax
9 15 (6.22%) HTML5
10 11 (4.56%) AngularJS
11 10 (4.15%) .NET Framework
12 9 (3.73%) RESTful
13 8 (3.32%) CSS3
13 8 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (2.90%) LINQ
14 7 (2.90%) JSON
14 7 (2.90%) SOAP
15 6 (2.49%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.32%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.90%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.90%) User Experience
4 6 (2.49%) NHS
5 5 (2.07%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.07%) Life Science
6 3 (1.24%) AS400
6 3 (1.24%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.24%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.24%) Replication
6 3 (1.24%) Statistics
7 2 (0.83%) Clustering
7 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.83%) Copywriting
7 2 (0.83%) Social Media
7 2 (0.83%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.84%) Windows
2 16 (6.64%) Linux
3 9 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.07%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.07%) AIX
6 4 (1.66%) UNIX
6 4 (1.66%) Solaris
6 4 (1.66%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.24%) Android
7 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.24%) HPUX
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.83%) CentOS
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.83%) VMS
9 1 (0.41%) OS/400
9 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.92%) MVC
3 33 (13.69%) TDD
4 28 (11.62%) Project Management
5 22 (9.13%) Scrum
5 22 (9.13%) Software Engineering
6 20 (8.30%) ITIL
6 20 (8.30%) OO
7 18 (7.47%) PRINCE2
7 18 (7.47%) Business Analysis
7 18 (7.47%) Web Development
8 16 (6.64%) Coaching
9 14 (5.81%) Web Application Development
10 13 (5.39%) E-Commerce
10 13 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (5.39%) Mentoring
11 12 (4.98%) Unit Testing
12 11 (4.56%) Service Delivery
13 10 (4.15%) OOP
13 10 (4.15%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.05%) C#
2 56 (23.24%) SQL
3 42 (17.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.88%) Java
5 14 (5.81%) PHP
6 11 (4.56%) C++
7 9 (3.73%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.73%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.49%) VB
8 6 (2.49%) C
9 4 (1.66%) Python
9 4 (1.66%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.24%) VBA
10 3 (1.24%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.24%) Ruby
11 2 (0.83%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.41%) Groovy
12 1 (0.41%) VB6
12 1 (0.41%) XAML
12 1 (0.41%) RPG
Qualifications
1 28 (11.62%) Degree
2 13 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.15%) MCSE
5 9 (3.73%) CCNA
5 9 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (2.90%) MCITP
6 7 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.49%) ISEB
7 6 (2.49%) CCNP
8 5 (2.07%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.24%) VCP5
9 3 (1.24%) CISSP
9 3 (1.24%) MCP
9 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.24%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.83%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.73%) QA
2 6 (2.49%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.24%) COBIT
4 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.83%) WAI
4 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) GxP
5 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.41%) GMP
5 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 17 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.39%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.24%) XenApp
5 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.83%) vSphere
5 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.83%) vCloud
5 2 (0.83%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.41%) WSUS
2 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.54%) VMware
3 20 (8.30%) Oracle
4 19 (7.88%) Cisco
5 13 (5.39%) Citrix
6 10 (4.15%) HP
7 9 (3.73%) IBM
8 6 (2.49%) NetApp
9 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.07%) SAP
9 5 (2.07%) EMC
9 5 (2.07%) Juniper
10 4 (1.66%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.66%) Facebook
11 3 (1.24%) Twitter
11 3 (1.24%) Zend
11 3 (1.24%) Google
11 3 (1.24%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.24%) Ericsson
11 3 (1.24%) Symantec
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