The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 67 53 73
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 9 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.25% 1.79% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.04% 7.45% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -3.01% +2.46%  

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 Leicestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 149 161 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 20.75% 24.03% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 123 123 109
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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) in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Leicestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 7 £45,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) NetApp
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Line Management
4 11 (68.75%) Process Improvement
4 11 (68.75%) SLA
4 11 (68.75%) MCSE
4 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) vSphere
7 3 (18.75%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) MCP
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) SCCM
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
9 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
9 1 (6.25%) Veeam
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (6.25%) SCOM

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Line Management
2 11 (68.75%) Process Improvement
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) MCSE
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) NetApp
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam