The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 110 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 17 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.83% 1.94% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.56% 6.20% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 38
Average salary £37,750 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,250 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
663 597 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.52% 31.26% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 521 523 536
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (89.74%) Windows
3 34 (87.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 25 (64.10%) Citrix
6 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
7 22 (56.41%) Hyper-V
8 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (46.15%) MCSE
10 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
11 15 (38.46%) VMware ESX
12 14 (35.90%) vSphere
12 14 (35.90%) MCSA
13 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
13 12 (30.77%) Cisco
14 11 (28.21%) CCNA
14 11 (28.21%) MCP
14 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (25.64%) Clustering
16 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
16 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
17 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
17 8 (20.51%) Backup Exec
17 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
18 7 (17.95%) Firewall
18 7 (17.95%) MCITP
18 7 (17.95%) ITIL
18 7 (17.95%) Symantec
18 7 (17.95%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.13%) Lync
6 1 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) IPsec
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Architect
2 9 (23.08%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Wintel Architect
4 3 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (7.69%) Data Centre Technician
4 3 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.64%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
4 3 (7.69%) iSeries
5 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.26%) Server Building
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) ERP
7 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) VBScript
2 4 (10.26%) VB
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (46.15%) MCSE
3 14 (35.90%) MCSA
4 11 (28.21%) MCP
4 11 (28.21%) CCNA
4 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.95%) MCITP
7 5 (12.82%) CCA
7 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (12.82%) VCDX
7 5 (12.82%) VCAP
8 4 (10.26%) CCNP
9 3 (7.69%) CCDP
10 2 (5.13%) MCTS
10 2 (5.13%) CCENT
10 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
10 2 (5.13%) CCDA
10 2 (5.13%) VCP4
10 2 (5.13%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (87.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 22 (56.41%) Hyper-V
4 15 (38.46%) VMware ESX
5 14 (35.90%) vSphere
6 7 (17.95%) Terminal Services
7 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (12.82%) vCloud
9 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (10.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (10.26%) XenApp
10 1 (2.56%) XenServer
10 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
1 8 (20.51%) Backup Exec
2 5 (12.82%) ARCserve
2 5 (12.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.26%) SCOM
4 2 (5.13%) MOM
4 2 (5.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 25 (64.10%) Citrix
4 12 (30.77%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) NetApp
5 7 (17.95%) Symantec
6 5 (12.82%) IBM
7 4 (10.26%) Veeam
8 3 (7.69%) HP
9 2 (5.13%) Dell
9 2 (5.13%) CommVault
9 2 (5.13%) Intel
10 1 (2.56%) Novell
10 1 (2.56%) Red Gate
10 1 (2.56%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
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