Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > North West
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 305 307 269
Rank change year-on-year +2 -38 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 58 39 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.44% 0.34% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 1.40% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 95
North West median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £36,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £46,625 £57,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2951 2781 3357
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.34% 24.08% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2291 2589
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,725 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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) in the North West.

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the North West

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in the North West over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 6 months to 28 July 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
Manchester -30 29 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Merseyside +10 14 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire -29 14 £38,750 -22.50% 2
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (70.69%) Windows
3 38 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (63.79%) Active Directory
5 35 (60.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (48.28%) MCSE
6 28 (48.28%) MS Exchange
6 28 (48.28%) Windows Server
7 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
8 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 19 (32.76%) NetApp
11 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (31.03%) LAN
11 18 (31.03%) WAN
12 17 (29.31%) CCNA
12 17 (29.31%) Data Centre
12 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
13 16 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (27.59%) Citrix
13 16 (27.59%) MCITP
14 15 (25.86%) VPN
14 15 (25.86%) vSphere
15 14 (24.14%) IIS
16 13 (22.41%) Linux
16 13 (22.41%) ITIL
16 13 (22.41%) CCA
16 13 (22.41%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (20.69%) Firewall

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring 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 28 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 14 (24.14%) IIS
3 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.90%) nginx
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Office 365
3 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) LAN
1 18 (31.03%) WAN
2 15 (25.86%) VPN
3 12 (20.69%) DNS
3 12 (20.69%) Firewall
3 12 (20.69%) VoIP
4 9 (15.52%) SAN
5 7 (12.07%) DHCP
6 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.34%) ISDN
7 5 (8.62%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security
9 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.45%) Skype
9 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.72%) VLAN
10 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Consultant
3 7 (12.07%) IT Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Linux Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) Server Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (10.34%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.34%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (70.69%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (22.41%) Linux
6 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (8.62%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (6.90%) CentOS
8 4 (6.90%) Debian
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (22.41%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) Change Management
4 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (12.07%) Change Control
4 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.34%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) Business Development
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Analytics
8 3 (5.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) Document Management
8 3 (5.17%) IT Strategy
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.17%) Task Automation
9 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (65.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (48.28%) MCSE
3 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (29.31%) CCNA
5 16 (27.59%) MCITP
6 13 (22.41%) CCA
6 13 (22.41%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (18.97%) NCDA
8 9 (15.52%) Degree
9 5 (8.62%) MCSA
10 4 (6.90%) RHCE
10 4 (6.90%) RHCSA
10 4 (6.90%) VCAP
11 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
11 3 (5.17%) NCIE
11 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
11 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
12 1 (1.72%) ACSP
12 1 (1.72%) HP AIS
12 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (63.79%) Active Directory
2 35 (60.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
4 15 (25.86%) vSphere
5 6 (10.34%) Terminal Services
5 6 (10.34%) XenApp
6 4 (6.90%) KVM
6 4 (6.90%) Varnish
6 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.45%) vCloud
9 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) vRealize
2 4 (6.90%) cPanel
2 4 (6.90%) Plesk
2 4 (6.90%) SCOM
3 3 (5.17%) SCCM
4 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) NetApp
4 16 (27.59%) Citrix
5 12 (20.69%) Cisco
6 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
7 8 (13.79%) Veeam
8 4 (6.90%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (6.90%) EqualLogic
8 4 (6.90%) HP
9 3 (5.17%) Avaya
9 3 (5.17%) EMC
10 2 (3.45%) CommVault
10 2 (3.45%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.72%) Apple
11 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.72%) Draytek
11 1 (1.72%) IBM
11 1 (1.72%) Juniper
11 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ivanti
Salary: Competitive salary, Private Medical & Dental Coverage
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago