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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 51 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 11 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.96% 0.62% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.40% 2.88% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Median salary £45,000 - £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 131 104 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 23.31% 21.36% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 67 108
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,825 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Merseyside

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Liverpool +12 11 £45,000 - 2
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) Change Control
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 6 (46.15%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) CCNA
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (38.46%) Change Management
7 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 5 (38.46%) NCDA
7 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) vSphere
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Linux Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Server Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) Storage Specialist
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Server Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) FlexPod
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (46.15%) Change Control
1 6 (46.15%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Presales
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 5 (38.46%) CCNA
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
2 5 (38.46%) NCDA
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) CCA
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) VCAP
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) HP
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