The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 137 133 157
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 53 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.40% 0.78% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.68% 3.58% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 3
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
933 614 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.66% 21.79% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 759 494 434
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Leeds

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 114 (100.00%) VMware
2 97 (85.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 85 (74.56%) Cisco
5 65 (57.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 60 (52.63%) MCSE
7 59 (51.75%) Windows
8 57 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 52 (45.61%) Cisco Certification
10 51 (44.74%) Citrix
11 50 (43.86%) vSphere
12 46 (40.35%) NetApp
13 44 (38.60%) CCNA
14 42 (36.84%) MS Excel
15 41 (35.96%) CCNP
16 40 (35.09%) MCITP
17 36 (31.58%) Linux
18 35 (30.70%) Hyper-V
19 32 (28.07%) NCDA
20 31 (27.19%) SQL Server
20 31 (27.19%) SAN
21 28 (24.56%) CCA
21 28 (24.56%) Citrix Certification
21 28 (24.56%) MS Exchange
21 28 (24.56%) XenDesktop
22 27 (23.68%) VCAP
22 27 (23.68%) Internet
23 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2008
24 24 (21.05%) VTSP
24 24 (21.05%) NCIE

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.67%) Apache
3 14 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.14%) IIS
6 5 (4.39%) Lync
7 4 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.19%) SAN
2 27 (23.68%) Internet
3 24 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (19.30%) WAAS
5 15 (13.16%) DNS
5 15 (13.16%) Firewall
6 13 (11.40%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (10.53%) DMZ
8 11 (9.65%) OSPF
8 11 (9.65%) BGP
9 8 (7.02%) MPLS
9 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
9 8 (7.02%) EIGRP
9 8 (7.02%) NAS
10 5 (4.39%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.63%) VLAN
12 2 (1.75%) SSL
12 2 (1.75%) VPN
13 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.91%) MySQL
3 13 (11.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (8.77%) Informix
6 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.14%) Hudson
1 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.14%) JIRA
1 7 (6.14%) Subversion
General
1 7 (6.14%) Games
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (19.30%) Infrastructure Manager
3 18 (15.79%) Consultant
4 14 (12.28%) Architect
5 13 (11.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.53%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.53%) FlexPod Consultant
6 12 (10.53%) Storage Architect
6 12 (10.53%) Virtualisation Architect
7 11 (9.65%) Team Leader
7 11 (9.65%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 10 (8.77%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (8.77%) Project Manager
8 10 (8.77%) Technology Consultant
9 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
10 7 (6.14%) Engineering Manager
11 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (4.39%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.02%) Middleware
2 7 (6.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Clustering
2 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.53%) CLARiiON
3 12 (10.53%) FlexPod
3 12 (10.53%) Celerra
3 12 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (9.65%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.51%) CMDB
5 4 (3.51%) Wiki
6 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (51.75%) Windows
2 36 (31.58%) Linux
3 25 (21.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.54%) Load Balancing
2 19 (16.67%) Project Management
2 19 (16.67%) ITIL
2 19 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (12.28%) Change Management
4 13 (11.40%) DevOps
4 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
5 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.77%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (7.02%) Performance Management
7 8 (7.02%) Network Architecture
7 8 (7.02%) Line Management
7 8 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.14%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.63%) Service Delivery
11 1 (0.88%) High Availability
11 1 (0.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (0.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.04%) PHP
2 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
2 7 (6.14%) Perl
2 7 (6.14%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.51%) SQL
5 3 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 65 (57.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (52.63%) MCSE
3 52 (45.61%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (38.60%) CCNA
5 41 (35.96%) CCNP
6 40 (35.09%) MCITP
7 32 (28.07%) NCDA
8 28 (24.56%) CCA
8 28 (24.56%) Citrix Certification
9 27 (23.68%) VCAP
10 24 (21.05%) VTSP
10 24 (21.05%) NCIE
11 22 (19.30%) MCSA
12 18 (15.79%) CCIE
13 17 (14.91%) MCTS
14 16 (14.04%) MCP
15 14 (12.28%) CCEE
16 12 (10.53%) CCEA
16 12 (10.53%) CCSE
16 12 (10.53%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 97 (85.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 50 (43.86%) vSphere
4 35 (30.70%) Hyper-V
5 28 (24.56%) XenDesktop
6 22 (19.30%) vCloud
7 8 (7.02%) VMware ESX
8 7 (6.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.63%) XenApp
10 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Opsview
1 7 (6.14%) Puppet
1 7 (6.14%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (6.14%) Cacti
1 7 (6.14%) NetBackup
1 7 (6.14%) Nagios
2 6 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 114 (100.00%) VMware
2 90 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 85 (74.56%) Cisco
4 51 (44.74%) Citrix
5 46 (40.35%) NetApp
6 23 (20.18%) Red Hat
7 22 (19.30%) EMC
8 19 (16.67%) HP
9 17 (14.91%) F5
10 12 (10.53%) CheckPoint
10 12 (10.53%) 3PAR
11 11 (9.65%) IBM
12 8 (7.02%) Symantec
12 8 (7.02%) Oracle
12 8 (7.02%) Brocade
13 7 (6.14%) Riverbed
13 7 (6.14%) SolarWinds
13 7 (6.14%) Veritas
14 3 (2.63%) Dell
15 2 (1.75%) Sophos
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