The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 74 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.56% 1.03% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.85% 3.89% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 3
Average salary £32,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
219 180 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.77% 26.39% 32.85%
Number of salaries quoted 197 149 223
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East Midlands

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 25 July 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
Leicester -2 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Loughborough - 1 £31,500 -
Market Harborough - 1 - -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) SAN
4 10 (52.63%) NetApp
4 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Veeam
7 6 (31.58%) vSphere
7 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (31.58%) NAS
7 6 (31.58%) MCSE
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) EMC
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) MCSA
9 4 (21.05%) XenApp
9 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
9 4 (21.05%) VCAP
10 3 (15.79%) MCITP
10 3 (15.79%) ITIL
10 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (15.79%) HP
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) Hitachi

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
3 4 (21.05%) VCAP
4 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCTS
5 2 (10.53%) CCNA
5 2 (10.53%) CCA
5 2 (10.53%) CCEE
6 1 (5.26%) CCAA
6 1 (5.26%) CCIA
6 1 (5.26%) NCDA
6 1 (5.26%) NCIE
6 1 (5.26%) MCP
6 1 (5.26%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) MetaFrame
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) NetApp
3 7 (36.84%) Veeam
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) EMC
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) Hitachi
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Altiris
7 1 (5.26%) Dell