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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / North West
Rank 229 182 199
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +17
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 23 51 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.92% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 3.37% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 44
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%

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
1348 1515 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.56% 27.45% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1178 1415
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester -51 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cheshire +15 8 £38,500 -
Lancashire -7 2 - -
Merseyside -14 1 £40,000 +11.05% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (80.00%) Windows
3 38 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
6 30 (60.00%) MCSE
7 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
8 25 (50.00%) ITIL
9 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
10 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (40.00%) vSphere
11 20 (40.00%) MCSA
12 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
12 19 (38.00%) Hyper-V
13 16 (32.00%) Cisco
13 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (30.00%) NetApp
15 14 (28.00%) SQL
15 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
16 13 (26.00%) MCITP
16 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
17 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
18 11 (22.00%) NCIE
18 11 (22.00%) Data ONTAP
19 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
19 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
20 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2007
20 9 (18.00%) Wi-Fi
20 9 (18.00%) LAN

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 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Office 365
2 4 (8.00%) Mimecast
3 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) LAN
1 9 (18.00%) WAN
1 9 (18.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (12.00%) Wireless
3 5 (10.00%) DNS
3 5 (10.00%) VLAN
3 5 (10.00%) VoIP
3 5 (10.00%) VPN
4 4 (8.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.00%) MPLS
4 4 (8.00%) SAN
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
6 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 6 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) IT Support
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (8.00%) IT Technician
6 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (8.00%) Senior IT Technician
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Support Technician
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Technician
6 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.00%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (10.00%) Linux
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Process Improvement
3 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.00%) CRM
4 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.00%) Change Management
5 3 (6.00%) Presales
5 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (2.00%) BCP
7 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.00%) Business Development
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.00%) Information Security
7 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.00%) Service Management
7 1 (2.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (60.00%) MCSE
3 20 (40.00%) MCSA
4 13 (26.00%) MCITP
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (22.00%) NCIE
7 6 (12.00%) MCTS
8 5 (10.00%) CCNA
8 5 (10.00%) CCNP
9 4 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (6.00%) CCA
10 3 (6.00%) MCP
10 3 (6.00%) NCDA
10 3 (6.00%) VCAP
11 2 (4.00%) DBS Check
11 2 (4.00%) Degree
12 1 (2.00%) CCSE
12 1 (2.00%) RHCE
12 1 (2.00%) RHCSA
12 1 (2.00%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (76.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (58.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (40.00%) vSphere
4 19 (38.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) vCloud
6 1 (2.00%) Firmware
6 1 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) Varnish
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) vRealize
2 1 (2.00%) cPanel
2 1 (2.00%) Plesk
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.00%) Cisco
4 15 (30.00%) NetApp
5 8 (16.00%) Citrix
6 5 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (8.00%) Dell
7 4 (8.00%) F5
7 4 (8.00%) Meraki
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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