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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 132 124 90
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -34
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 15 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.63% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 1.91% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 26
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £81,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
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
694 682 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.86% 33.27% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 474 542 562
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

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 July 2016, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (75.86%) MCSE
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (48.28%) Windows
6 13 (44.83%) Citrix
6 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
7 12 (41.38%) SAN
7 12 (41.38%) Cisco
8 11 (37.93%) MCSA
8 11 (37.93%) NetApp
9 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
9 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
10 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (27.59%) Clustering
10 8 (27.59%) MCITP
10 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) vSphere
11 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
12 6 (20.69%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (20.69%) Presales
12 6 (20.69%) CCNA
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (17.24%) LAN
13 5 (17.24%) WAN
13 5 (17.24%) Project Planning

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (10.34%) IPv4
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Server Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Server Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (27.59%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Presales
2 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Use Case
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Coaching
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Product Management
5 1 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (75.86%) MCSE
3 11 (37.93%) MCSA
4 8 (27.59%) MCITP
5 6 (20.69%) CCNA
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (17.24%) VCAP
7 4 (13.79%) CCNP
7 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.90%) CCA
8 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (3.45%) CCDA
9 1 (3.45%) Degree
9 1 (3.45%) NCDA
9 1 (3.45%) NCIE
9 1 (3.45%) VCDX
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (24.14%) vSphere
4 6 (20.69%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (13.79%) vCloud
7 3 (10.34%) XenApp
8 2 (6.90%) Firmware
8 2 (6.90%) XenServer
9 1 (3.45%) Docker
9 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
9 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
9 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) vRealize
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) Citrix
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 11 (37.93%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) arcserve
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec