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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 91 86 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 36 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.66% 2.10% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.86% 6.76% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 30
Average salary £42,000 £46,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -5.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £36,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +10.46%
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
741 666 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.13% 31.08% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 643 602 411
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (89.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (81.25%) Citrix
4 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
5 38 (59.38%) Active Directory
6 37 (57.81%) Windows
7 32 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 30 (46.88%) XenDesktop
9 29 (45.31%) vSphere
10 28 (43.75%) NetApp
11 26 (40.63%) Citrix Certification
11 26 (40.63%) Cisco
12 25 (39.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (37.50%) MCSE
13 24 (37.50%) MS Exchange
14 23 (35.94%) CCA
14 23 (35.94%) NCDA
14 23 (35.94%) MCITP
15 22 (34.38%) NCIE
15 22 (34.38%) XenApp
16 21 (32.81%) VTSP
16 21 (32.81%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (31.25%) VCAP
18 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
19 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2003
20 15 (23.44%) MCTS
20 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2007
20 15 (23.44%) CCEE
21 14 (21.88%) FlexPod

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 24 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (15.63%) IIS
5 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 8 (12.50%) Lync
6 7 (10.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (18.75%) WAAS
3 9 (14.06%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (10.94%) SAN
5 6 (9.38%) Firewall
6 4 (6.25%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.25%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.13%) VPN
8 2 (3.13%) WAN
9 1 (1.56%) DHCP
9 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 2 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Consultant
2 24 (37.50%) Architect
3 13 (20.31%) Technical Architect
4 12 (18.75%) FlexPod Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) Storage Consultant
6 8 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
7 7 (10.94%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Storage Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Virtualisation Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 6 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Wintel Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Technology Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) FlexPod
2 7 (10.94%) CLARiiON
2 7 (10.94%) Celerra
3 6 (9.38%) Clustering
3 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (57.81%) Windows
2 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.19%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Project Management
2 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.94%) Business Development
3 7 (10.94%) Time Management
4 6 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.13%) Data Management
7 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.56%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.13%) VBScript
3 2 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (39.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (37.50%) MCSE
4 23 (35.94%) CCA
4 23 (35.94%) NCDA
4 23 (35.94%) MCITP
5 22 (34.38%) NCIE
6 21 (32.81%) VTSP
7 20 (31.25%) VCAP
8 15 (23.44%) MCTS
8 15 (23.44%) CCEE
9 12 (18.75%) VCDX
10 8 (12.50%) MCP
10 8 (12.50%) CCEA
10 8 (12.50%) CCIA
10 8 (12.50%) VCP5
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
12 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
12 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
13 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 57 (89.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 32 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 30 (46.88%) XenDesktop
5 29 (45.31%) vSphere
6 22 (34.38%) XenApp
7 12 (18.75%) vCloud
8 11 (17.19%) VMware ESX
9 6 (9.38%) XenServer
9 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (6.25%) Terminal Services
11 3 (4.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (4.69%) VMware Server
12 2 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) SCCM
1 4 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (6.25%) ARCserve
1 4 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.69%) XenMobile
2 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.13%) Legato
4 1 (1.56%) MOM
4 1 (1.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (81.25%) Citrix
3 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
4 28 (43.75%) NetApp
5 26 (40.63%) Cisco
6 13 (20.31%) HP
6 13 (20.31%) EMC
7 8 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 7 (10.94%) Symantec
9 4 (6.25%) Dell
10 3 (4.69%) AppSense
10 3 (4.69%) CommVault
10 3 (4.69%) SonicWALL
10 3 (4.69%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.56%) IBM
11 1 (1.56%) Veeam
11 1 (1.56%) ProCurve
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago