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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 139 123 146
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 44 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.18% 1.24% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.87% 5.37% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 12
Average salary £57,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.04% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £36,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
904 614 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.27% 23.01% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 725 484 500
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 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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).

1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 99 (87.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (79.65%) Cisco
4 87 (76.99%) Microsoft
5 68 (60.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 66 (58.41%) Windows
7 62 (54.87%) MCSE
8 57 (50.44%) Cisco Certification
9 55 (48.67%) Citrix
10 50 (44.25%) CCNA
11 49 (43.36%) Active Directory
12 48 (42.48%) vSphere
13 46 (40.71%) CCNP
13 46 (40.71%) NetApp
14 44 (38.94%) MS Excel
15 39 (34.51%) MCITP
16 36 (31.86%) Linux
17 33 (29.20%) NCDA
18 32 (28.32%) Hyper-V
18 32 (28.32%) VCAP
19 31 (27.43%) MCSA
19 31 (27.43%) Red Hat
20 28 (24.78%) SAN
20 28 (24.78%) Clustering
21 27 (23.89%) Cisco IOS
21 27 (23.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
22 26 (23.01%) CCA
22 26 (23.01%) Citrix Certification
22 26 (23.01%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 24 (21.24%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.93%) Apache
3 12 (10.62%) IIS
3 12 (10.62%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.42%) Lync
8 4 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 44 (38.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (24.78%) SAN
2 27 (23.89%) Cisco IOS
3 24 (21.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (19.47%) Internet
5 21 (18.58%) OSPF
5 21 (18.58%) BGP
6 18 (15.93%) WAAS
7 17 (15.04%) DNS
8 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
8 16 (14.16%) EIGRP
8 16 (14.16%) MPLS
9 12 (10.62%) Firewall
9 12 (10.62%) DMZ
10 8 (7.08%) NAS
11 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.50%) MySQL
3 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (8.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.08%) Informix
5 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Subversion
1 6 (5.31%) JIRA
1 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.31%) Hudson
1 6 (5.31%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (5.31%) Games
2 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (27.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (20.35%) Consultant
3 21 (18.58%) Team Leader
3 21 (18.58%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 18 (15.93%) Infrastructure Manager
5 14 (12.39%) FlexPod Consultant
6 11 (9.73%) Architect
7 10 (8.85%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.85%) Virtualisation Architect
7 10 (8.85%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.85%) Storage Architect
8 9 (7.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 8 (7.08%) Technology Consultant
10 7 (6.19%) VMware Consultant
10 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
11 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (5.31%) Engineering Manager
11 6 (5.31%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (5.31%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) Middleware
2 6 (5.31%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.78%) Clustering
2 14 (12.39%) FlexPod
3 13 (11.50%) Management Information System
4 11 (9.73%) CLARiiON
4 11 (9.73%) Celerra
5 10 (8.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (7.96%) IBM XIV
7 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.54%) CMDB
8 3 (2.65%) Wiki
9 2 (1.77%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 66 (58.41%) Windows
2 36 (31.86%) Linux
3 27 (23.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.01%) Load Balancing
2 18 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (15.04%) E-Commerce
4 15 (13.27%) ITIL
5 14 (12.39%) Project Management
6 13 (11.50%) Change Management
7 12 (10.62%) DevOps
8 11 (9.73%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (6.19%) Network Architecture
9 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.19%) Line Management
9 7 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.31%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
12 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (0.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 1 (0.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 1 (0.88%) Capacity Management
13 1 (0.88%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.50%) PHP
2 11 (9.73%) SQL
3 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.31%) Perl
4 5 (4.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 68 (60.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (54.87%) MCSE
3 57 (50.44%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (44.25%) CCNA
5 46 (40.71%) CCNP
6 39 (34.51%) MCITP
7 33 (29.20%) NCDA
8 32 (28.32%) VCAP
9 31 (27.43%) MCSA
10 26 (23.01%) CCA
10 26 (23.01%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (22.12%) NCIE
12 24 (21.24%) VTSP
13 21 (18.58%) CCSA
13 21 (18.58%) CCSE
14 17 (15.04%) CCIE
15 16 (14.16%) RHCA
15 16 (14.16%) MCP
15 16 (14.16%) RHCE
15 16 (14.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.58%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (87.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (43.36%) Active Directory
3 48 (42.48%) vSphere
4 32 (28.32%) Hyper-V
5 26 (23.01%) XenDesktop
6 18 (15.93%) vCloud
7 6 (5.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (5.31%) VMware ESX
8 5 (4.42%) XenApp
9 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) NetBackup
1 6 (5.31%) SCCM
1 6 (5.31%) Cacti
1 6 (5.31%) SolarWinds Orion
1 6 (5.31%) Puppet
1 6 (5.31%) Opsview
1 6 (5.31%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) Foglight
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) VMware
2 90 (79.65%) Cisco
3 87 (76.99%) Microsoft
4 55 (48.67%) Citrix
5 46 (40.71%) NetApp
6 31 (27.43%) Red Hat
7 21 (18.58%) CheckPoint
8 19 (16.81%) EMC
9 15 (13.27%) HP
10 13 (11.50%) F5
11 10 (8.85%) 3PAR
12 9 (7.96%) IBM
13 8 (7.08%) Brocade
14 7 (6.19%) Symantec
15 6 (5.31%) Riverbed
15 6 (5.31%) SolarWinds
15 6 (5.31%) Oracle
15 6 (5.31%) Veritas
16 3 (2.65%) CommVault
16 3 (2.65%) Dell
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