The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 175 172 159
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.029% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £56,250 £80,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.68% +153.96%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.58%
VCP5
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
974 756 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.66% 21.76% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 790 607 463
Average salary £42,366 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VCP5
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Leeds region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Leeds

VCP5
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing VCP5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VCP5.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) CCDA
1 7 (100.00%) CCDP
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) CCSA
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Network Design
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing VCP5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) DMVPN
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Network Design
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (85.71%) BCP
3 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 5 (71.43%) High Availability
3 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
3 5 (71.43%) Coaching
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
4 4 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MCSA
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) CCDA
1 7 (100.00%) CCDP
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) CCSA
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) VCAP
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Terminal Services
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) VMware