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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 88 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 52 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.18% 0.97% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.17% 3.44% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 19
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
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
843 581 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.33% 28.14% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 749 523 411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 80 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (83.53%) Microsoft
4 70 (82.35%) Citrix
5 60 (70.59%) Active Directory
6 49 (57.65%) Windows
6 49 (57.65%) Hyper-V
7 45 (52.94%) XenDesktop
7 45 (52.94%) Citrix Certification
8 43 (50.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 41 (48.24%) Cisco
9 41 (48.24%) MCSE
10 39 (45.88%) NetApp
11 38 (44.71%) CCA
12 36 (42.35%) MS Exchange
12 36 (42.35%) XenApp
13 35 (41.18%) vSphere
14 33 (38.82%) MCITP
15 32 (37.65%) VTSP
16 28 (32.94%) Cisco Nexus
16 28 (32.94%) NCDA
16 28 (32.94%) NCIE
16 28 (32.94%) Exchange Server 2010
17 27 (31.76%) Exchange Server 2003
17 27 (31.76%) Exchange Server 2007
17 27 (31.76%) EMC
17 27 (31.76%) vCloud
18 26 (30.59%) CCEE
19 24 (28.24%) VCAP
19 24 (28.24%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 36 (42.35%) MS Exchange
2 28 (32.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (31.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 27 (31.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2000
5 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (11.76%) IIS
7 9 (10.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (9.41%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 22 (25.88%) WAAS
3 10 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 7 (8.24%) SAN
5 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (5.88%) Firewall
7 4 (4.71%) DHCP
7 4 (4.71%) DNS
7 4 (4.71%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.35%) VPN
9 2 (2.35%) WAN
9 2 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) ProC
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (49.41%) Consultant
2 35 (41.18%) Architect
3 16 (18.82%) Virtualisation Architect
4 14 (16.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 12 (14.12%) FlexPod Consultant
5 12 (14.12%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 12 (14.12%) Storage Architect
5 12 (14.12%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (11.76%) Technology Consultant
7 9 (10.59%) Technical Architect
8 8 (9.41%) Technical Consultant
8 8 (9.41%) Wintel Consultant
9 7 (8.24%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (7.06%) Wintel Support
10 6 (7.06%) Wintel Architect
11 5 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
11 5 (5.88%) Designer
11 5 (5.88%) Senior Architect
11 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) FlexPod
2 12 (14.12%) Celerra
2 12 (14.12%) CLARiiON
3 9 (10.59%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.59%) Clustering
4 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Windows
2 19 (22.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (10.59%) Change Control
3 7 (8.24%) Project Management
4 5 (5.88%) Operations Management
5 4 (4.71%) Time Management
5 4 (4.71%) Business Development
5 4 (4.71%) Line Management
6 3 (3.53%) Data Management
7 2 (2.35%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.18%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.18%) Email Management
8 1 (1.18%) Migration
8 1 (1.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) SQL
1 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.35%) VBScript
2 2 (2.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (52.94%) Citrix Certification
2 43 (50.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (48.24%) MCSE
4 38 (44.71%) CCA
5 33 (38.82%) MCITP
6 32 (37.65%) VTSP
7 28 (32.94%) NCDA
7 28 (32.94%) NCIE
8 26 (30.59%) CCEE
9 24 (28.24%) VCAP
10 21 (24.71%) MCTS
11 15 (17.65%) MCP
12 12 (14.12%) CCIA
12 12 (14.12%) CCEA
12 12 (14.12%) MCSA
13 10 (11.76%) VCP5
14 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
14 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
15 7 (8.24%) VCP4
15 7 (8.24%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (94.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 49 (57.65%) Hyper-V
4 45 (52.94%) XenDesktop
5 36 (42.35%) XenApp
6 35 (41.18%) vSphere
7 27 (31.76%) vCloud
8 23 (27.06%) VMware ESX
9 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (8.24%) Terminal Services
11 5 (5.88%) XenServer
11 5 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
13 2 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) XenMobile
2 6 (7.06%) MOM
2 6 (7.06%) WSUS
2 6 (7.06%) SCOM
3 5 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.71%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.53%) SCCM
5 3 (3.53%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.53%) Legato
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) VMware
2 71 (83.53%) Microsoft
3 70 (82.35%) Citrix
4 41 (48.24%) Cisco
5 39 (45.88%) NetApp
6 27 (31.76%) EMC
7 15 (17.65%) HP
8 12 (14.12%) 3PAR
9 10 (11.76%) Symantec
10 7 (8.24%) CommVault
11 5 (5.88%) AppSense
11 5 (5.88%) IBM
12 3 (3.53%) WatchGuard
12 3 (3.53%) SonicWALL
13 2 (2.35%) Dell
14 1 (1.18%) ProCurve
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