The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 56 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.32% 2.41% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.14% 9.28% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 97 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.47% 26.01% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 101 73 116
Average salary £44,200 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.50% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Leicestershire

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 1 August 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SAN
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (50.00%) vSphere
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (40.00%) NetApp
8 3 (30.00%) EMC
8 3 (30.00%) Citrix
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) MCSE
8 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (30.00%) XenApp
8 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (30.00%) MCITP
8 3 (30.00%) VCAP
9 2 (20.00%) CCEE
9 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (20.00%) MCTS
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (20.00%) Veeam
9 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) VCAP
3 2 (20.00%) CCEE
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (10.00%) NCDA
4 1 (10.00%) NCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCAA
4 1 (10.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (10.00%) XenServer
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Hitachi
6 1 (10.00%) Dell