The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 47 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 12 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.08% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.32% 3.41% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool.

Academic & Professional Certification
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 106 88 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 27.18% 25.36% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 59 90
Median salary £42,500 £43,174 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.56% +7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Liverpool

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

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (46.15%) FlexPod
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (46.15%) NCDA
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (46.15%) Change Control
4 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Change Management
4 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (46.15%) MCITP
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Server Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Storage Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Server Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
1 6 (46.15%) FlexPod
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (46.15%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) MCITP
2 6 (46.15%) NCDA
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) VCAP
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) EMC