Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England > North West
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 273 320 358
Rank change year-on-year +47 +38 -30
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 29 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.33% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 1.26% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 15
North West median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £54,800
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% +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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,681 2,456 2,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.30% 23.23% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,165 1,970 1,964
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,175
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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 +46 20 £40,000 -6.43% 5
Cheshire +23 7 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Merseyside +9 2 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (86.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (65.52%) Windows
4 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
5 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (51.72%) MCSA
7 14 (48.28%) Azure
7 14 (48.28%) Office 365
8 12 (41.38%) Degree
9 11 (37.93%) NetApp
9 11 (37.93%) Firewall
10 10 (34.48%) MCSE
11 9 (31.03%) Cisco
11 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
11 9 (31.03%) AWS
11 9 (31.03%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (27.59%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (27.59%) Change Control
12 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
12 8 (27.59%) VCP6
12 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
12 8 (27.59%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
12 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
13 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (24.14%) MCP
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
13 7 (24.14%) CCNA
13 7 (24.14%) DHCP

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 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) IIS
4 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Azure
1 14 (48.28%) Office 365
2 9 (31.03%) AWS
3 1 (3.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) DHCP
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) SSL
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) X.509
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) PBX
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Sales Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Data Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) ICT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (20.69%) PlayStation
2 6 (20.69%) Xbox
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) PKI
4 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
6 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (27.59%) Change Control
1 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
1 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
1 8 (27.59%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 7 (24.14%) Systems Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (13.79%) Presales
5 4 (13.79%) Product Management
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (6.90%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (6.90%) Project Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (51.72%) MCSA
3 12 (41.38%) Degree
4 10 (34.48%) MCSE
5 8 (27.59%) VCP6
6 7 (24.14%) CCNA
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (24.14%) MCP
7 5 (17.24%) CCNP
8 4 (13.79%) CISSP
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (10.34%) MCITP
9 3 (10.34%) NCDA
10 2 (6.90%) NCIE
10 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.90%) VCAP
11 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) NetApp
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) F5
6 3 (10.34%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) McAfee
7 2 (6.90%) Virgin Media
8 1 (3.45%) arcserve
8 1 (3.45%) Google
8 1 (3.45%) Ivanti
8 1 (3.45%) Mitel
8 1 (3.45%) Synology