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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 247 - 271
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.015% - 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% - 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £72,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -23.80%
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
1739 1597 1919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.23% 24.19% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1303 1629
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £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
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 26 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
Manchester - 1 £72,500 -
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (100.00%) VCP5
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) CCA
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) NFS

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) VCP5
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) CCA
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) CCEA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS
5 2 (33.33%) NCDA
5 2 (33.33%) NCIE
6 1 (16.67%) VCAP
6 1 (16.67%) CCEE
6 1 (16.67%) CCAA
6 1 (16.67%) CCIA
6 1 (16.67%) VCDX
6 1 (16.67%) MCSD
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 18 days ago