The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 164 164
Rank change year-on-year +24 0  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 16 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.62% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.95% 1.93% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 16
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +130.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 543 727 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 20.88% 21.99% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 463 564 688
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Leeds

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (65.52%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
4 18 (62.07%) SAN
5 16 (55.17%) Citrix
5 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (55.17%) Office 365
6 15 (51.72%) MCSE
7 14 (48.28%) NetApp
8 13 (44.83%) XenApp
9 11 (37.93%) CCA
9 11 (37.93%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (37.93%) DHCP
9 11 (37.93%) DNS
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
10 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
10 10 (34.48%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (34.48%) XenDesktop
11 9 (31.03%) vSphere
11 9 (31.03%) MCSA
11 9 (31.03%) Linux
12 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
12 8 (27.59%) Finance
12 8 (27.59%) Time Management
13 7 (24.14%) SCOM
13 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
14 6 (20.69%) WAN

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) SAN
2 11 (37.93%) DHCP
2 11 (37.93%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) VLAN
4 4 (13.79%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) MPLS
5 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (41.38%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Storage Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) IT Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) GPGPU
2 4 (13.79%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
1 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) CentOS
3 4 (13.79%) Debian
3 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 3 (10.34%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Time Management
3 4 (13.79%) Biology
4 3 (10.34%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
5 2 (6.90%) Process Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Presales
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (51.72%) MCSE
3 11 (37.93%) CCA
3 11 (37.93%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (31.03%) MCSA
6 3 (10.34%) MCITP
6 3 (10.34%) VCAP
6 3 (10.34%) VCP5
6 3 (10.34%) VCP6
7 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
7 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (44.83%) XenApp
4 10 (34.48%) XenDesktop
5 9 (31.03%) vSphere
6 4 (13.79%) GPFS
6 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.90%) XenServer
8 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Citrix
4 14 (48.28%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) IBM
5 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
6 3 (10.34%) CommVault
6 3 (10.34%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (10.34%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) iManage
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