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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 206 206 206
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 20 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.69% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 2.64% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 49
Median salary £50,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1369 1588 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.99% 26.04% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1259 1217
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,625 £53,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +31 8 £50,000 +38.88%
Manchester -15 6 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Merseyside +5 3 - -
Lancashire +3 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 31 May 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 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (71.43%) Windows
3 41 (65.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
4 40 (63.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (60.32%) MCSE
6 37 (58.73%) Windows Server
7 31 (49.21%) ITIL
8 28 (44.44%) Citrix
8 28 (44.44%) MCITP
9 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
10 23 (36.51%) Cisco
11 22 (34.92%) NetApp
12 20 (31.75%) Hyper-V
13 19 (30.16%) vSphere
13 19 (30.16%) HP
14 18 (28.57%) CCNA
14 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (28.57%) CCA
14 18 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
14 18 (28.57%) MCSA
15 17 (26.98%) MCTS
15 17 (26.98%) Data Centre
16 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (22.22%) SAN
18 13 (20.63%) LAN
19 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
19 12 (19.05%) Symantec
19 12 (19.05%) Network Security

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 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.46%) Skype for Business
3 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) SAN
2 13 (20.63%) LAN
3 12 (19.05%) Network Security
4 10 (15.87%) DHCP
4 10 (15.87%) DNS
4 10 (15.87%) WAN
5 6 (9.52%) Firewall
6 5 (7.94%) VLAN
7 4 (6.35%) NetScaler
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.76%) NAS
9 2 (3.17%) VoIP
10 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Back Office
3 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 12 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) IT Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Storage Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Network Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Consultant
5 8 (12.70%) Storage Specialist
5 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.94%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.94%) IT Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Replication
4 3 (4.76%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (71.43%) Windows
2 37 (58.73%) Windows Server
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.70%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (12.70%) Linux
6 7 (11.11%) AIX
6 7 (11.11%) CentOS
6 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.11%) ITIL V2
3 7 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 7 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.94%) Migration
6 4 (6.35%) Change Management
6 4 (6.35%) Data Management
6 4 (6.35%) Presales
6 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.76%) Information Security
7 3 (4.76%) Use Case
8 2 (3.17%) Change Control
8 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.17%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.17%) Project Management
9 1 (1.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) C
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (60.32%) MCSE
3 28 (44.44%) MCITP
4 18 (28.57%) CCA
4 18 (28.57%) CCNA
4 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (28.57%) MCSA
5 17 (26.98%) MCTS
6 15 (23.81%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (17.46%) MCP
8 10 (15.87%) CCNP
9 9 (14.29%) NCDA
10 7 (11.11%) A+ Certification
10 7 (11.11%) CISSP
10 7 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
10 7 (11.11%) HP ASE
10 7 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
10 7 (11.11%) RHCE
10 7 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (65.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 20 (31.75%) Hyper-V
4 19 (30.16%) vSphere
5 12 (19.05%) XenServer
6 4 (6.35%) vCloud
6 4 (6.35%) XenApp
6 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 7 (11.11%) HP SIM
1 7 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (11.11%) WSUS
2 4 (6.35%) vRealize
2 4 (6.35%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.59%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.59%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
3 28 (44.44%) Citrix
4 23 (36.51%) Cisco
5 22 (34.92%) NetApp
6 19 (30.16%) HP
7 12 (19.05%) Symantec
8 10 (15.87%) Dell
8 10 (15.87%) Sophos
9 8 (12.70%) SolarWinds
9 8 (12.70%) Veeam
10 7 (11.11%) GFI Software
10 7 (11.11%) IBM
10 7 (11.11%) ProCurve
10 7 (11.11%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.76%) Avaya
11 3 (4.76%) Brocade
11 3 (4.76%) SAP
11 3 (4.76%) SonicWALL
11 3 (4.76%) Sun
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago