The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 167 191 195
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 1.58% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 21
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +118.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 722 1010 1112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.22% 22.95% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 605 800 896
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in West Yorkshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +23 15 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Bradford +4 4 £43,250 +2.97%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
3 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
4 21 (61.76%) Windows
5 17 (50.00%) ITIL
5 17 (50.00%) SAN
6 16 (47.06%) Citrix
7 15 (44.12%) MCSE
7 15 (44.12%) Office 365
8 13 (38.24%) XenApp
8 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
8 13 (38.24%) Linux
8 13 (38.24%) NetApp
9 12 (35.29%) vSphere
10 11 (32.35%) CCA
10 11 (32.35%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (32.35%) DHCP
10 11 (32.35%) DNS
11 10 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (29.41%) XenDesktop
12 9 (26.47%) HP
13 8 (23.53%) MCSA
14 7 (20.59%) SCOM
14 7 (20.59%) Time Management
14 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
14 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
14 7 (20.59%) Finance

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) SAN
2 11 (32.35%) DHCP
2 11 (32.35%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
4 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) VLAN
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) MPLS
5 3 (8.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) VMware Specialist
6 5 (14.71%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (11.76%) Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Architect
8 3 (8.82%) IT Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.71%) HP Storage
2 4 (11.76%) GPGPU
2 4 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
1 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) HPUX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) CentOS
4 4 (11.76%) Debian
4 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.76%) Unix
5 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Time Management
3 6 (17.65%) Change Management
3 6 (17.65%) Coaching
3 6 (17.65%) Service Management
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
5 4 (11.76%) Biology
6 3 (8.82%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.88%) IT Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Process Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Presales
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (44.12%) MCSE
3 11 (32.35%) CCA
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (23.53%) MCSA
6 3 (8.82%) MCITP
6 3 (8.82%) VCAP
6 3 (8.82%) VCP5
6 3 (8.82%) VCP6
7 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
7 1 (2.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 22 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (38.24%) XenApp
4 12 (35.29%) vSphere
5 10 (29.41%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.76%) GPFS
6 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
7 2 (5.88%) XenServer
8 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Citrix
4 13 (38.24%) NetApp
5 9 (26.47%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco
6 4 (11.76%) IBM
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.82%) CommVault
7 3 (8.82%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (8.82%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) iManage
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