The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 189 174 202
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 69 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.79% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.09% 3.42% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 25
Average salary £57,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1685 1229 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.74% 23.04% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 985 1066
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
West Yorkshire -2 56 £55,000 +15.78% 4
South Yorkshire -5 21 £67,500 +42.10%
North Yorkshire -16 7 £32,500 -33.33% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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).

1 148 (100.00%) VMware
2 123 (83.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 104 (70.27%) Cisco
5 95 (64.19%) Windows
6 85 (57.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (52.03%) vSphere
8 74 (50.00%) Citrix
9 73 (49.32%) MCSE
10 65 (43.92%) Active Directory
11 61 (41.22%) Cisco Certification
12 55 (37.16%) MS Excel
13 53 (35.81%) CCNA
14 52 (35.14%) NetApp
15 48 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 47 (31.76%) CCNP
17 46 (31.08%) SAN
17 46 (31.08%) MCITP
18 40 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
19 39 (26.35%) Linux
20 37 (25.00%) NCDA
21 36 (24.32%) MS Exchange
21 36 (24.32%) Clustering
21 36 (24.32%) Hyper-V
22 35 (23.65%) VCAP
23 34 (22.97%) Citrix Certification
23 34 (22.97%) XenDesktop
24 33 (22.30%) SQL Server
24 33 (22.30%) CCA
25 31 (20.95%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 36 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (13.51%) Apache
4 17 (11.49%) IIS
5 16 (10.81%) SharePoint
6 13 (8.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (8.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (6.08%) Lync
8 7 (4.73%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (37.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.03%) MS Project
3 2 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (31.08%) SAN
2 29 (19.59%) Cisco IOS
3 28 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (17.57%) Internet
5 23 (15.54%) DNS
6 20 (13.51%) OSPF
6 20 (13.51%) BGP
6 20 (13.51%) WAAS
7 18 (12.16%) Firewall
7 18 (12.16%) TCP/IP
8 16 (10.81%) EIGRP
8 16 (10.81%) MPLS
9 12 (8.11%) DMZ
10 10 (6.76%) NAS
11 6 (4.05%) DHCP
12 5 (3.38%) LAN
13 4 (2.70%) NetScaler
14 3 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
15 2 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.14%) MySQL
3 12 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (6.08%) Informix
6 7 (4.73%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Subversion
1 7 (4.73%) JIRA
1 7 (4.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.73%) Hudson
1 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (4.73%) Games
2 1 (0.68%) Banking
2 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.68%) Finance
2 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (20.95%) Consultant
3 21 (14.19%) Infrastructure Manager
4 19 (12.84%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 19 (12.84%) Team Leader
5 17 (11.49%) Architect
6 14 (9.46%) FlexPod Consultant
7 11 (7.43%) Storage Architect
7 11 (7.43%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.43%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.43%) Virtualisation Architect
8 10 (6.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) VMware Specialist
9 9 (6.08%) Technology Consultant
10 8 (5.41%) Storage Consultant
10 8 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.41%) Virtualisation Specialist
11 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.41%) Middleware
2 7 (4.73%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.32%) Clustering
2 17 (11.49%) FlexPod
3 13 (8.78%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.11%) CLARiiON
4 12 (8.11%) Celerra
5 11 (7.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (6.76%) IBM XIV
7 4 (2.70%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.70%) CMDB
8 3 (2.03%) Wiki
9 2 (1.35%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.68%) PDA
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 95 (64.19%) Windows
2 48 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (26.35%) Linux
5 27 (18.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (15.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (6.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (4.05%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.38%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.70%) UNIX
11 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.95%) ITIL
2 28 (18.92%) Load Balancing
3 27 (18.24%) Project Management
4 19 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (12.84%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (11.49%) E-Commerce
6 14 (9.46%) Change Management
7 12 (8.11%) DevOps
8 11 (7.43%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.41%) Line Management
10 8 (5.41%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.41%) Network Architecture
11 5 (3.38%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.70%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.03%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (2.03%) Data Management
14 2 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 1 (0.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.14%) PHP
2 14 (9.46%) SQL
3 8 (5.41%) Perl
3 8 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.73%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.73%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 85 (57.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (49.32%) MCSE
3 61 (41.22%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (35.81%) CCNA
5 47 (31.76%) CCNP
6 46 (31.08%) MCITP
7 37 (25.00%) NCDA
8 35 (23.65%) VCAP
9 34 (22.97%) Citrix Certification
10 33 (22.30%) CCA
11 31 (20.95%) MCSA
12 29 (19.59%) NCIE
13 28 (18.92%) VTSP
14 21 (14.19%) MCTS
15 20 (13.51%) CCEE
15 20 (13.51%) CCSA
15 20 (13.51%) CCSE
16 19 (12.84%) MCP
17 18 (12.16%) CCIE
18 16 (10.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.19%) PCI DSS
2 9 (6.08%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 123 (83.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (52.03%) vSphere
3 65 (43.92%) Active Directory
4 36 (24.32%) Hyper-V
5 34 (22.97%) XenDesktop
6 20 (13.51%) vCloud
7 15 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (8.11%) XenApp
9 8 (5.41%) VMware ESX
10 7 (4.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (3.38%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.35%) XenServer
14 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) NetBackup
2 10 (6.76%) SCCM
3 9 (6.08%) WSUS
4 8 (5.41%) Puppet
5 7 (4.73%) Cacti
5 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (4.73%) Opsview
5 7 (4.73%) Nagios
6 4 (2.70%) SCOM
6 4 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.70%) XenMobile
7 3 (2.03%) Legato
8 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.68%) Foglight
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) VMware
2 111 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 104 (70.27%) Cisco
4 74 (50.00%) Citrix
5 52 (35.14%) NetApp
6 31 (20.95%) Red Hat
7 30 (20.27%) HP
8 22 (14.86%) EMC
9 21 (14.19%) CheckPoint
10 16 (10.81%) F5
11 12 (8.11%) Symantec
12 11 (7.43%) 3PAR
13 10 (6.76%) IBM
14 8 (5.41%) Altiris
14 8 (5.41%) Brocade
14 8 (5.41%) Riverbed
15 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds
15 7 (4.73%) Oracle
15 7 (4.73%) Veritas
16 6 (4.05%) CommVault
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