The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank - 257 -
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
VCP5
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
1492 1816 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.79% 25.84% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1494 1340
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,696 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VCP5
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the North West region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the North West

VCP5
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) CCA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) CCEE
2 2 (66.67%) CCAA
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCA
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) CCAA
2 2 (66.67%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft