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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 165 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +7
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 16 70 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 1.91% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 7.71% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 53 21
Average salary £38,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
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
714 908 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 21.50% 24.73% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 563 770 529
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (83.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (80.65%) MCSE
5 23 (74.19%) SAN
6 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
7 20 (64.52%) vSphere
8 18 (58.06%) MCITP
8 18 (58.06%) Dell
8 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
9 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
10 16 (51.61%) MCSA
10 16 (51.61%) Windows
10 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
11 15 (48.39%) Cisco
11 15 (48.39%) Citrix
11 15 (48.39%) XenServer
12 14 (45.16%) XenApp
12 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
14 12 (38.71%) Veeam
14 12 (38.71%) Linux
15 11 (35.48%) MCP
15 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
15 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
15 11 (35.48%) VoIP
15 11 (35.48%) CCA
15 11 (35.48%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (35.48%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) SAN
2 11 (35.48%) VoIP
2 11 (35.48%) Wireless
3 8 (25.81%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
5 5 (16.13%) DMZ
6 3 (9.68%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (6.45%) DMVPN
7 2 (6.45%) HSRP
7 2 (6.45%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (6.45%) SSL
7 2 (6.45%) LAN
7 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.45%) VPN
7 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) MPLS
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Informix
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MSI
1 3 (9.68%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Support
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) EqualLogic
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) UNIX
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
6 2 (6.45%) AIX
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Patch Management
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.45%) BCP
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (80.65%) MCSE
3 18 (58.06%) MCITP
4 16 (51.61%) MCSA
5 11 (35.48%) CCA
5 11 (35.48%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (35.48%) MCP
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (9.68%) CCNP
7 3 (9.68%) CCNA
7 3 (9.68%) VCAP
7 3 (9.68%) VCP5
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (6.45%) CCSA
8 2 (6.45%) CCSE
8 2 (6.45%) CCDA
8 2 (6.45%) CCDP
8 2 (6.45%) CISSP
9 1 (3.23%) NCDA
9 1 (3.23%) NCIE
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) vSphere
4 15 (48.39%) XenServer
5 14 (45.16%) XenApp
6 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
7 11 (35.48%) XenDesktop
8 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
9 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) ZENworks
3 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Dell
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
3 15 (48.39%) Citrix
4 12 (38.71%) Veeam
5 11 (35.48%) Riverbed
5 11 (35.48%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) Novell
6 3 (9.68%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (9.68%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) HP
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