The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 49 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.19% 1.10% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.59% 4.90% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
109 102 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.95% 22.42% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 79 87 80
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,314
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £51,350 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Management
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell