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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 131 127 148
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 55 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 1.12% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.89% 4.88% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 5
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
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
934 615 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.57% 23.04% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 752 490 459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 2 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 2 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).

1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 107 (86.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (78.05%) Cisco
4 94 (76.42%) Microsoft
5 71 (57.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 67 (54.47%) Windows
7 66 (53.66%) MCSE
8 61 (49.59%) Cisco Certification
9 57 (46.34%) Citrix
9 57 (46.34%) Active Directory
10 55 (44.72%) vSphere
11 52 (42.28%) CCNA
12 49 (39.84%) NetApp
13 48 (39.02%) CCNP
14 46 (37.40%) MS Excel
15 41 (33.33%) MCITP
16 40 (32.52%) Linux
17 35 (28.46%) Hyper-V
18 34 (27.64%) NCDA
19 32 (26.02%) SAN
20 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
20 31 (25.20%) VCAP
21 30 (24.39%) Red Hat
22 29 (23.58%) CCA
22 29 (23.58%) Citrix Certification
22 29 (23.58%) MCSA
22 29 (23.58%) XenDesktop
23 28 (22.76%) MS Exchange
24 27 (21.95%) Internet
24 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (22.76%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.07%) Apache
3 14 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (8.13%) IIS
6 8 (6.50%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.07%) Lync
8 4 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 46 (37.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.02%) SAN
2 27 (21.95%) Internet
3 26 (21.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (17.89%) WAAS
5 21 (17.07%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (14.63%) Firewall
7 17 (13.82%) OSPF
7 17 (13.82%) BGP
8 16 (13.01%) DNS
9 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
9 13 (10.57%) MPLS
9 13 (10.57%) EIGRP
10 12 (9.76%) DMZ
11 10 (8.13%) NAS
12 3 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.63%) VLAN
14 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.81%) VPN
14 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.63%) MySQL
3 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (8.94%) Informix
6 8 (6.50%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Subversion
1 8 (6.50%) JIRA
1 8 (6.50%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.50%) Hudson
1 8 (6.50%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (6.50%) Games
2 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (18.70%) Infrastructure Manager
3 22 (17.89%) Consultant
4 17 (13.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 17 (13.82%) Team Leader
5 14 (11.38%) Architect
5 14 (11.38%) FlexPod Consultant
6 12 (9.76%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 12 (9.76%) Virtualisation Architect
6 12 (9.76%) Storage Architect
6 12 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (8.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (8.13%) Technology Consultant
8 10 (8.13%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (6.50%) Engineering Manager
9 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
10 6 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (4.07%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) Middleware
2 8 (6.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.33%) Clustering
2 14 (11.38%) FlexPod
3 13 (10.57%) Management Information System
3 13 (10.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (9.76%) Celerra
4 12 (9.76%) CLARiiON
4 12 (9.76%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.25%) CMDB
5 4 (3.25%) Wiki
5 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.81%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 67 (54.47%) Windows
2 40 (32.52%) Linux
3 27 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.07%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) Load Balancing
2 20 (16.26%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (16.26%) Project Management
3 18 (14.63%) ITIL
4 16 (13.01%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.38%) Change Management
6 12 (9.76%) DevOps
7 11 (8.94%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (8.94%) PRINCE2
8 10 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.32%) Performance Management
9 9 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (7.32%) Line Management
9 9 (7.32%) Network Architecture
10 6 (4.88%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (1.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (1.63%) Service Delivery
13 1 (0.81%) B2B
13 1 (0.81%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.82%) PHP
2 9 (7.32%) SQL
3 8 (6.50%) Shell Script
3 8 (6.50%) Perl
3 8 (6.50%) Bash Shell
4 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 71 (57.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (53.66%) MCSE
3 61 (49.59%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (42.28%) CCNA
5 48 (39.02%) CCNP
6 41 (33.33%) MCITP
7 34 (27.64%) NCDA
8 31 (25.20%) VCAP
9 29 (23.58%) MCSA
9 29 (23.58%) CCA
9 29 (23.58%) Citrix Certification
10 26 (21.14%) VTSP
10 26 (21.14%) NCIE
11 19 (15.45%) CCIE
12 18 (14.63%) CCSA
12 18 (14.63%) CCSE
13 17 (13.82%) MCTS
14 16 (13.01%) MCP
15 15 (12.20%) CCEE
16 13 (10.57%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.82%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 107 (86.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 55 (44.72%) vSphere
4 35 (28.46%) Hyper-V
5 29 (23.58%) XenDesktop
6 22 (17.89%) vCloud
7 8 (6.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (5.69%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.25%) XenApp
10 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Nagios
1 8 (6.50%) NetBackup
1 8 (6.50%) Cacti
1 8 (6.50%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (6.50%) Puppet
1 8 (6.50%) Opsview
2 6 (4.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) Foglight
3 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) VMware
2 96 (78.05%) Cisco
3 94 (76.42%) Microsoft
4 57 (46.34%) Citrix
5 49 (39.84%) NetApp
6 30 (24.39%) Red Hat
7 22 (17.89%) EMC
8 20 (16.26%) HP
9 18 (14.63%) CheckPoint
9 18 (14.63%) F5
10 12 (9.76%) 3PAR
10 12 (9.76%) IBM
11 9 (7.32%) Oracle
11 9 (7.32%) Symantec
12 8 (6.50%) Brocade
12 8 (6.50%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.50%) SolarWinds
12 8 (6.50%) Veritas
13 3 (2.44%) CommVault
13 3 (2.44%) Dell
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