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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 218 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 14 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 2.96% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 42
Median salary £47,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
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
1351 1552 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.17% 24.15% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1241 1217
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +44 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Manchester -11 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (68.52%) Windows
3 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 33 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (59.26%) Windows Server
6 31 (57.41%) MCSE
7 26 (48.15%) ITIL
8 24 (44.44%) Citrix
8 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
9 23 (42.59%) MCITP
10 18 (33.33%) Cisco
10 18 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 17 (31.48%) vSphere
11 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
12 16 (29.63%) MCSA
12 16 (29.63%) NetApp
13 14 (25.93%) SAN
13 14 (25.93%) HP
13 14 (25.93%) CCA
13 14 (25.93%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (25.93%) MCTS
14 13 (24.07%) CCNA
14 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
16 10 (18.52%) LAN
16 10 (18.52%) WAN
17 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
17 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) SAN
2 10 (18.52%) LAN
2 10 (18.52%) WAN
3 9 (16.67%) Network Security
4 8 (14.81%) DHCP
4 8 (14.81%) DNS
5 6 (11.11%) Firewall
6 5 (9.26%) VLAN
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.56%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.70%) VoIP
9 1 (1.85%) NAS
9 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Back Office
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 10 (18.52%) Consultant
5 8 (14.81%) IT Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
7 6 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) IT Manager
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.81%) User Experience
3 5 (9.26%) Replication
4 3 (5.56%) EqualLogic
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.85%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.96%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.41%) AIX
6 4 (7.41%) CentOS
6 4 (7.41%) Linux
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
3 5 (9.26%) Migration
3 5 (9.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (7.41%) Data Management
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL V2
4 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
4 4 (7.41%) Use Case
4 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (5.56%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) Information Security
5 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Change Control
6 2 (3.70%) Presales
6 2 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (57.41%) MCSE
3 23 (42.59%) MCITP
4 16 (29.63%) MCSA
5 14 (25.93%) CCA
5 14 (25.93%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (25.93%) MCTS
6 13 (24.07%) CCNA
6 13 (24.07%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (14.81%) MCP
9 7 (12.96%) CCNP
9 7 (12.96%) NCDA
9 7 (12.96%) VCAP
10 4 (7.41%) A+ Certification
10 4 (7.41%) CISSP
10 4 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (7.41%) HP ASE
10 4 (7.41%) RHCE
10 4 (7.41%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
3 17 (31.48%) vSphere
4 8 (14.81%) XenServer
5 6 (11.11%) vCloud
6 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.56%) XenApp
6 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) vRealize
2 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.41%) HP SIM
2 4 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (7.41%) WSUS
3 3 (5.56%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.85%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.85%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 24 (44.44%) Citrix
4 18 (33.33%) Cisco
5 16 (29.63%) NetApp
6 14 (25.93%) HP
7 9 (16.67%) Symantec
8 7 (12.96%) Dell
8 7 (12.96%) Sophos
9 6 (11.11%) Veeam
10 4 (7.41%) GFI Software
10 4 (7.41%) IBM
10 4 (7.41%) ProCurve
10 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
11 3 (5.56%) Avaya
11 3 (5.56%) Brocade
11 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.56%) Hitachi
11 3 (5.56%) SonicWALL
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