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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 111 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 18 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.00% 1.72% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% 6.22% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 28
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
565 498 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.30% 27.56% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 437 434 409
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £60,000 £65,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 37 (88.10%) Windows
4 36 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (66.67%) Citrix
7 26 (61.90%) MCSE
8 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
9 22 (52.38%) VMware ESX
10 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (45.24%) vSphere
12 18 (42.86%) MCSA
13 17 (40.48%) Cisco
13 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
14 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (35.71%) CCNA
16 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
16 10 (23.81%) MCP
16 10 (23.81%) MCITP
16 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2000
17 9 (21.43%) Clustering
17 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
18 8 (19.05%) Terminal Services
18 8 (19.05%) Firewall
18 8 (19.05%) NetBackup
18 8 (19.05%) Backup Exec
19 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
19 7 (16.67%) SLA
20 6 (14.29%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) DMVPN
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) IPsec
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) MPLS
4 1 (2.38%) OSPF
4 1 (2.38%) BGP
4 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 6 (14.29%) Data Centre Technician
3 6 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Wintel Support
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (7.14%) Project Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Server Support
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Server Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Server Technician
7 1 (2.38%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) iSeries
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (2.38%) UNIX
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (9.52%) Migration
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (4.76%) Change Control
3 2 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.38%) Use Case
4 1 (2.38%) CRM
4 1 (2.38%) ERP
4 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.14%) VBScript
2 3 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (61.90%) MCSE
3 18 (42.86%) MCSA
4 16 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (35.71%) CCNA
6 10 (23.81%) MCP
6 10 (23.81%) MCITP
7 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 6 (14.29%) CCA
8 6 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (9.52%) CCNP
9 4 (9.52%) VCP4
10 3 (7.14%) CCDP
11 2 (4.76%) CCENT
11 2 (4.76%) CCDA
11 2 (4.76%) NCIE
11 2 (4.76%) MCTS
11 2 (4.76%) HP ASE
11 2 (4.76%) HP MASE
12 1 (2.38%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 22 (52.38%) VMware ESX
4 19 (45.24%) vSphere
5 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
6 8 (19.05%) Terminal Services
7 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (11.90%) XenApp
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (2.38%) XenServer
11 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
11 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) NetBackup
1 8 (19.05%) Backup Exec
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (9.52%) WSUS
3 4 (9.52%) MOM
3 4 (9.52%) ARCserve
3 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.38%) Nagios
4 1 (2.38%) Cacti
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 28 (66.67%) Citrix
4 17 (40.48%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) IBM
5 4 (9.52%) Veeam
5 4 (9.52%) Symantec
5 4 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Dell
6 2 (4.76%) Intel
7 1 (2.38%) Novell
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Computacenter
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