The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 208 208 215
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 50 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.77% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.82% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 49
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +4.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -7.95%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
1368 1775 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.11% 27.33% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1363 1259
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the North West region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 -22 11 £40,000 +21.10% 1
Cheshire +27 7 £50,000 +13.63%
Merseyside +11 3 - -
Lancashire +7 2 £37,500 -11.76%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 55 (75.34%) Windows
3 46 (63.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (63.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
5 42 (57.53%) Windows Server
6 39 (53.42%) MCSE
7 37 (50.68%) ITIL
8 34 (46.58%) Active Directory
8 34 (46.58%) NetApp
9 33 (45.21%) Cisco
10 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (36.99%) Citrix
12 25 (34.25%) MCITP
13 23 (31.51%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (31.51%) CCNA
13 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (30.14%) HP
14 22 (30.14%) MCTS
15 21 (28.77%) vSphere
15 21 (28.77%) Hyper-V
16 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
17 19 (26.03%) CCA
17 19 (26.03%) Citrix Certification
17 19 (26.03%) SAN
18 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
19 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
19 17 (23.29%) SQL
20 16 (21.92%) ITIL Certification
20 16 (21.92%) NCDA

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
2 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
3 16 (21.92%) Skype for Business
4 15 (20.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (8.22%) IIS
8 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) SAN
2 15 (20.55%) LAN
3 14 (19.18%) DHCP
3 14 (19.18%) DNS
4 13 (17.81%) Network Security
5 11 (15.07%) WAN
6 10 (13.70%) Firewall
7 6 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (6.85%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.85%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (6.85%) VLAN
9 4 (5.48%) NAS
10 3 (4.11%) VoIP
11 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Back Office
2 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Support Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) IT Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Network Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Technical Support
5 9 (12.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 9 (12.33%) VMware Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Storage Specialist
7 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 6 (8.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) IT Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) IT Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) FlexPod
3 4 (5.48%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) User Experience
4 3 (4.11%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.11%) Informatics
4 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (75.34%) Windows
2 42 (57.53%) Windows Server
3 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.81%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (10.96%) Linux
7 7 (9.59%) AIX
7 7 (9.59%) CentOS
7 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) ITIL
2 12 (16.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL V2
4 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
4 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.59%) Patch Management
5 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 6 (8.22%) Migration
6 6 (8.22%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (6.85%) Change Management
7 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Data Management
8 4 (5.48%) Presales
9 3 (4.11%) Coaching
9 3 (4.11%) Information Security
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) C
2 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (63.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (53.42%) MCSE
3 25 (34.25%) MCITP
4 23 (31.51%) CCNA
4 23 (31.51%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (30.14%) MCTS
6 19 (26.03%) CCA
6 19 (26.03%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (21.92%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (21.92%) NCDA
8 15 (20.55%) MCSA
9 14 (19.18%) MCP
10 10 (13.70%) CCNP
11 7 (9.59%) A+ Certification
11 7 (9.59%) CISSP
11 7 (9.59%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (9.59%) HP ASE
11 7 (9.59%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (9.59%) RHCE
11 7 (9.59%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (63.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (46.58%) Active Directory
3 21 (28.77%) Hyper-V
3 21 (28.77%) vSphere
4 12 (16.44%) XenServer
5 5 (6.85%) XenApp
5 5 (6.85%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.48%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.74%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Backup Exec
1 7 (9.59%) HP SIM
1 7 (9.59%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (9.59%) WSUS
2 5 (6.85%) XenMobile
3 3 (4.11%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 3 (4.11%) SCOM
3 3 (4.11%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.74%) SnapMirror
4 2 (2.74%) SnapVault
4 2 (2.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (61.64%) Microsoft
3 34 (46.58%) NetApp
4 33 (45.21%) Cisco
5 27 (36.99%) Citrix
6 22 (30.14%) HP
7 13 (17.81%) Symantec
8 12 (16.44%) SolarWinds
9 10 (13.70%) Dell
9 10 (13.70%) Sophos
9 10 (13.70%) Veeam
10 7 (9.59%) GFI Software
10 7 (9.59%) IBM
10 7 (9.59%) ProCurve
10 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.48%) SAP
11 4 (5.48%) Sun
12 3 (4.11%) EMC
12 3 (4.11%) Hitachi
12 3 (4.11%) Intel Security
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance,Training, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago