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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 112 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 14 28 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 1.54% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% 5.45% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 29
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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
551 514 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.13% 28.21% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 415 454 425
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,750
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
3 38 (88.37%) Windows
3 38 (88.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (67.44%) Citrix
5 27 (62.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (55.81%) MCSE
6 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
7 22 (51.16%) VMware ESX
8 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (44.19%) Cisco
10 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (41.86%) vSphere
11 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
11 17 (39.53%) CCNA
12 16 (37.21%) MCSA
13 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
13 12 (27.91%) MCP
14 11 (25.58%) Clustering
14 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2000
15 10 (23.26%) Firewall
16 9 (20.93%) Terminal Services
16 9 (20.93%) NetBackup
16 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
16 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (18.60%) Backup Exec
17 8 (18.60%) MCITP
18 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
18 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
18 7 (16.28%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2000
3 6 (13.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) Lync
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) SAN
3 3 (6.98%) IPsec
3 3 (6.98%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) VLAN
5 1 (2.33%) DMVPN
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.33%) Wireless
5 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.33%) BGP
5 1 (2.33%) MPLS
5 1 (2.33%) OSPF
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Architect
2 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Support Technician
3 6 (13.95%) Data Centre Technician
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.63%) Wintel Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Wintel Support
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (6.98%) IT Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Server Support
6 2 (4.65%) Server Technician
6 2 (4.65%) Server Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.98%) iSeries
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (88.37%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
5 1 (2.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.30%) Change Control
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.33%) Use Case
5 1 (2.33%) CRM
5 1 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) VBScript
1 4 (9.30%) VB
1 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (55.81%) MCSE
3 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (39.53%) CCNA
5 16 (37.21%) MCSA
6 12 (27.91%) MCP
7 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
8 8 (18.60%) MCITP
9 5 (11.63%) CCA
9 5 (11.63%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (9.30%) CCNP
11 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
11 3 (6.98%) VCP4
11 3 (6.98%) CCDP
12 2 (4.65%) CCDA
12 2 (4.65%) NCIE
12 2 (4.65%) HP ASE
12 2 (4.65%) HP MASE
12 2 (4.65%) CCENT
12 2 (4.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (88.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
3 22 (51.16%) VMware ESX
4 18 (41.86%) vSphere
5 17 (39.53%) Hyper-V
6 9 (20.93%) Terminal Services
7 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (13.95%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (11.63%) XenApp
9 4 (9.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (2.33%) vCloud
10 1 (2.33%) XenServer
10 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) NetBackup
2 8 (18.60%) Backup Exec
3 6 (13.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (13.95%) ARCserve
4 5 (11.63%) SCOM
5 3 (6.98%) WSUS
5 3 (6.98%) MOM
6 1 (2.33%) Cacti
6 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (90.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (67.44%) Citrix
4 19 (44.19%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) Symantec
6 5 (11.63%) IBM
7 3 (6.98%) Veeam
8 2 (4.65%) HP
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) Intel
9 1 (2.33%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.33%) Novell
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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