Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 135 169
Rank change year-on-year -34 +34 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.26% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 2.59% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Cheshire median annual salary £54,000 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.34% +11.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £41,900 £37,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,900 £53,625 £48,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +3.13%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 622 501 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.25% 22.12% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 423 400 597
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Cheshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -5 6 £40,000 +3.90% 2
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) CCA
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (50.00%) Veeam
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) MCITP
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Mitel

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) PBX
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCA
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Mitel
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) McAfee
6 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL