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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 132 117 138
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 49 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.29% 1.44% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% 5.57% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 13
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +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
948 682 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.04% 25.85% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 791 509 518
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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).

1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (87.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 81 (75.00%) Cisco
5 72 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 69 (63.89%) Windows
7 64 (59.26%) MCSE
8 55 (50.93%) Cisco Certification
8 55 (50.93%) Citrix
9 51 (47.22%) CCNA
10 46 (42.59%) vSphere
11 43 (39.81%) Active Directory
12 42 (38.89%) NetApp
12 42 (38.89%) MS Excel
13 41 (37.96%) CCNP
13 41 (37.96%) MCITP
14 35 (32.41%) MCSA
15 31 (28.70%) NCDA
15 31 (28.70%) VCAP
16 30 (27.78%) Linux
17 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (25.93%) Red Hat
18 28 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
19 27 (25.00%) Clustering
19 27 (25.00%) Hyper-V
20 26 (24.07%) SAN
21 25 (23.15%) Load Balancing
21 25 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 21 (19.44%) CCSA
22 21 (19.44%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.96%) Apache
3 13 (12.04%) IIS
4 12 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.63%) Lync
8 4 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.70%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
2 26 (24.07%) SAN
3 21 (19.44%) OSPF
3 21 (19.44%) BGP
4 19 (17.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
6 16 (14.81%) DNS
6 16 (14.81%) Internet
6 16 (14.81%) MPLS
6 16 (14.81%) EIGRP
7 12 (11.11%) Firewall
7 12 (11.11%) WAAS
8 11 (10.19%) DMZ
9 6 (5.56%) NAS
10 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) MySQL
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.56%) Informix
5 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Subversion
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
1 4 (3.70%) Hudson
1 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (28.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (21.30%) Consultant
3 21 (19.44%) Team Leader
3 21 (19.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 13 (12.04%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (11.11%) FlexPod Consultant
6 10 (9.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Architect
8 8 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (7.41%) VMware Consultant
9 7 (6.48%) Storage Architect
9 7 (6.48%) Virtualisation Architect
9 7 (6.48%) Storage Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.48%) Storage Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 5 (4.63%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Operations Team Leader
11 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
11 5 (4.63%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) Middleware
1 4 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) Clustering
2 12 (11.11%) FlexPod
3 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.41%) CLARiiON
4 8 (7.41%) Celerra
5 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (6.48%) IBM XIV
6 4 (3.70%) CMDB
6 4 (3.70%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.78%) Wiki
8 2 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 69 (63.89%) Windows
2 30 (27.78%) Linux
3 29 (26.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (23.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) Load Balancing
2 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (13.89%) ITIL
4 13 (12.04%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (10.19%) DevOps
5 11 (10.19%) Change Management
6 9 (8.33%) Project Management
7 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.70%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.70%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (0.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (0.93%) Capacity Management
11 1 (0.93%) Data Protection
11 1 (0.93%) PRINCE
11 1 (0.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.11%) SQL
2 9 (8.33%) PHP
3 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.63%) Java
5 4 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.70%) Perl
5 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (59.26%) MCSE
3 55 (50.93%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (47.22%) CCNA
5 41 (37.96%) CCNP
5 41 (37.96%) MCITP
6 35 (32.41%) MCSA
7 31 (28.70%) NCDA
7 31 (28.70%) VCAP
8 21 (19.44%) CCSA
8 21 (19.44%) CCSE
8 21 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
8 21 (19.44%) NCIE
9 20 (18.52%) CCA
10 19 (17.59%) VTSP
11 16 (14.81%) MCP
11 16 (14.81%) RHCE
11 16 (14.81%) RHCA
12 15 (13.89%) MCTS
12 15 (13.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (87.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (42.59%) vSphere
3 43 (39.81%) Active Directory
4 27 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 21 (19.44%) XenDesktop
6 12 (11.11%) vCloud
7 7 (6.48%) VMware ESX
8 6 (5.56%) XenApp
9 4 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) SCCM
2 4 (3.70%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.70%) Nagios
2 4 (3.70%) Opsview
2 4 (3.70%) Puppet
2 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (3.70%) Cacti
3 1 (0.93%) Foglight
3 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 108 (100.00%) VMware
2 84 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 81 (75.00%) Cisco
4 55 (50.93%) Citrix
5 42 (38.89%) NetApp
6 28 (25.93%) Red Hat
7 21 (19.44%) CheckPoint
8 14 (12.96%) EMC
9 13 (12.04%) HP
10 9 (8.33%) F5
11 8 (7.41%) IBM
11 8 (7.41%) 3PAR
12 7 (6.48%) Brocade
13 5 (4.63%) Oracle
13 5 (4.63%) Symantec
14 4 (3.70%) Veritas
14 4 (3.70%) CommVault
14 4 (3.70%) Dell
14 4 (3.70%) Riverbed
14 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds