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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank 250 245 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.055% 0.015% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.064% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
1723 1557 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.53% 23.24% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1311 1574
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 -11 4 £33,000 +10.00% 1
VCP4
England

VCP4
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VCP5
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) NFS
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
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 Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) iSCSI

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) VCP5
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
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 Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCTS
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) NCDA
3 1 (25.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 6k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago