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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 95 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 25 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.37% 1.53% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.19% 5.50% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 17
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,600 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
596 436 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.62% 27.75% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 527 385 427
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (92.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (90.91%) Microsoft
4 62 (80.52%) Citrix
5 57 (74.03%) Active Directory
6 55 (71.43%) Windows
7 47 (61.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (55.84%) MCSE
9 38 (49.35%) Cisco
9 38 (49.35%) VMware ESX
10 37 (48.05%) Hyper-V
11 35 (45.45%) vSphere
12 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (38.96%) Citrix Certification
13 28 (36.36%) MS Exchange
13 28 (36.36%) XenApp
14 27 (35.06%) Exchange Server 2010
15 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2003
15 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2007
16 25 (32.47%) CCA
17 23 (29.87%) MCITP
18 22 (28.57%) NetApp
18 22 (28.57%) MCSA
18 22 (28.57%) XenDesktop
19 21 (27.27%) VTSP
20 20 (25.97%) vCloud
20 20 (25.97%) Disaster Recovery
21 19 (24.68%) MCP
21 19 (24.68%) EMC
22 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 27 (35.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2000
5 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (15.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (9.09%) IIS
8 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.30%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (18.18%) WAAS
3 7 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 6 (7.79%) Firewall
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.19%) DHCP
5 4 (5.19%) DNS
6 3 (3.90%) VPN
6 3 (3.90%) SAN
6 3 (3.90%) WAN
7 2 (2.60%) VLAN
7 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.30%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.30%) Wireless
8 1 (1.30%) IPsec
8 1 (1.30%) MPLS
8 1 (1.30%) OSPF
8 1 (1.30%) BGP
8 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) ProC
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Law
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Architect
2 23 (29.87%) Consultant
3 12 (15.58%) Virtualisation Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Wintel Support
4 10 (12.99%) Wintel Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Wintel Consultant
5 8 (10.39%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 8 (10.39%) Storage Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Server Support
6 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) Technology Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Data Centre Technician
7 5 (6.49%) Designer
7 5 (6.49%) Support Technician
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Clustering
1 12 (15.58%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.39%) CLARiiON
2 8 (10.39%) FlexPod
2 8 (10.39%) Celerra
3 1 (1.30%) iSeries
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (71.43%) Windows
2 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.60%) UNIX
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.30%) CentOS
7 1 (1.30%) AIX
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (14.29%) Change Control
3 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.49%) Operations Management
5 2 (2.60%) Migration
5 2 (2.60%) ITIL
5 2 (2.60%) CRM
5 2 (2.60%) Data Management
6 1 (1.30%) Email Management
6 1 (1.30%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.30%) ERP
6 1 (1.30%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.30%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.30%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.79%) SQL
3 4 (5.19%) VBScript
3 4 (5.19%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
4 1 (1.30%) PHP
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (61.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (55.84%) MCSE
3 30 (38.96%) Citrix Certification
4 25 (32.47%) CCA
5 23 (29.87%) MCITP
6 22 (28.57%) MCSA
7 21 (27.27%) VTSP
8 19 (24.68%) MCP
9 17 (22.08%) NCDA
9 17 (22.08%) NCIE
10 16 (20.78%) VCAP
10 16 (20.78%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (19.48%) CCNA
12 13 (16.88%) CCEE
13 11 (14.29%) VCP4
13 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 10 (12.99%) MCTS
14 10 (12.99%) SC Cleared
15 9 (11.69%) CCEA
16 8 (10.39%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (92.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (74.03%) Active Directory
3 38 (49.35%) VMware ESX
4 37 (48.05%) Hyper-V
5 35 (45.45%) vSphere
6 28 (36.36%) XenApp
7 22 (28.57%) XenDesktop
8 20 (25.97%) vCloud
9 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 11 (14.29%) Terminal Services
11 4 (5.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (5.19%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (2.60%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (1.30%) ISA Server
13 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) MOM
1 10 (12.99%) WSUS
1 10 (12.99%) SCOM
2 9 (11.69%) Backup Exec
3 7 (9.09%) XenMobile
3 7 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 6 (7.79%) ARCserve
4 6 (7.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (5.19%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.60%) Legato
6 2 (2.60%) SCCM
7 1 (1.30%) Nagios
7 1 (1.30%) Cacti
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) VMware
2 70 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 62 (80.52%) Citrix
4 38 (49.35%) Cisco
5 22 (28.57%) NetApp
6 19 (24.68%) EMC
7 12 (15.58%) Symantec
8 8 (10.39%) 3PAR
9 7 (9.09%) HP
10 6 (7.79%) IBM
10 6 (7.79%) CommVault
11 2 (2.60%) AppSense
12 1 (1.30%) Computacenter
12 1 (1.30%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.30%) Veeam
12 1 (1.30%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.30%) F5
12 1 (1.30%) Novell
12 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.30%) Dell
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