The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 72 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.01% 0.97% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 3.21% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
164 218 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.73% 30.28% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 145 203 206
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coalville - 1 £37,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 18 (78.26%) SAN
4 14 (60.87%) NetApp
4 14 (60.87%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) Veeam
6 11 (47.83%) NAS
7 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
11 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 5 (21.74%) MCSE
12 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
13 4 (17.39%) vSphere
13 4 (17.39%) VCAP
14 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
14 3 (13.04%) MCITP
14 3 (13.04%) XenApp
14 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
14 3 (13.04%) HP
14 3 (13.04%) MCSA
14 3 (13.04%) Hitachi
14 3 (13.04%) EMC
14 3 (13.04%) Citrix
15 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) SAN
2 11 (47.83%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Installations Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Server Support
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Pre Sales Consultant
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) VCAP
4 3 (13.04%) MCITP
4 3 (13.04%) MCSA
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.70%) MCTS
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCEE
6 1 (4.35%) CCAA
6 1 (4.35%) CCIA
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) CCA
6 1 (4.35%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) NetApp
3 12 (52.17%) Veeam
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco