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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 87 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 47 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.02% 1.63% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.95% 5.59% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 26
Average salary £46,000 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.54% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
790 626 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.04% 29.13% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 684 564 389
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 83 (100.00%) VMware
2 76 (91.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (84.34%) Citrix
4 62 (74.70%) Microsoft
5 55 (66.27%) Active Directory
6 49 (59.04%) Hyper-V
7 46 (55.42%) Windows
8 41 (49.40%) XenDesktop
9 38 (45.78%) Citrix Certification
9 38 (45.78%) NetApp
10 37 (44.58%) MS Exchange
10 37 (44.58%) Cisco
11 34 (40.96%) XenApp
11 34 (40.96%) vSphere
12 33 (39.76%) CCA
13 32 (38.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 31 (37.35%) MCSE
14 31 (37.35%) VTSP
15 29 (34.94%) NCDA
15 29 (34.94%) NCIE
15 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (33.73%) Exchange Server 2007
16 28 (33.73%) Exchange Server 2003
16 28 (33.73%) Cisco Nexus
17 26 (31.33%) MCITP
18 25 (30.12%) VCAP
19 24 (28.92%) EMC
20 23 (27.71%) vCloud
21 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
21 22 (26.51%) CCEE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (44.58%) MS Exchange
2 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (33.73%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (33.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2000
5 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (14.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (10.84%) IIS
8 8 (9.64%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (24.10%) WAAS
3 8 (9.64%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (8.43%) NetScaler
5 6 (7.23%) SAN
6 5 (6.02%) Firewall
7 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.41%) WAN
9 2 (2.41%) VPN
9 2 (2.41%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.20%) DNS
10 1 (1.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) ProC
General
1 2 (2.41%) Law
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (53.01%) Consultant
2 36 (43.37%) Architect
3 14 (16.87%) Technical Architect
3 14 (16.87%) Virtualisation Architect
3 14 (16.87%) FlexPod Consultant
4 12 (14.46%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 11 (13.25%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (13.25%) Storage Architect
5 11 (13.25%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 10 (12.05%) Wintel Consultant
7 9 (10.84%) Technology Consultant
7 9 (10.84%) Storage Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (8.43%) Wintel Architect
9 6 (7.23%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (4.82%) Designer
10 4 (4.82%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.61%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) FlexPod
2 12 (14.46%) Blackberry
2 12 (14.46%) Clustering
3 11 (13.25%) Celerra
3 11 (13.25%) CLARiiON
4 3 (3.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 46 (55.42%) Windows
2 18 (21.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (4.82%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (14.46%) Change Control
3 10 (12.05%) Project Management
4 7 (8.43%) Time Management
4 7 (8.43%) Business Development
4 7 (8.43%) Line Management
5 3 (3.61%) Operations Management
5 3 (3.61%) Data Management
5 3 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.20%) Email Management
6 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.82%) VBScript
3 4 (4.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (45.78%) Citrix Certification
2 33 (39.76%) CCA
3 32 (38.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (37.35%) MCSE
4 31 (37.35%) VTSP
5 29 (34.94%) NCDA
5 29 (34.94%) NCIE
6 26 (31.33%) MCITP
7 25 (30.12%) VCAP
8 22 (26.51%) CCEE
9 19 (22.89%) MCTS
10 17 (20.48%) MCP
11 12 (14.46%) SC Cleared
11 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
12 11 (13.25%) VCDX
12 11 (13.25%) CCEA
12 11 (13.25%) CCIA
13 10 (12.05%) VCP5
14 7 (8.43%) Degree
15 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 76 (91.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (66.27%) Active Directory
3 49 (59.04%) Hyper-V
4 41 (49.40%) XenDesktop
5 34 (40.96%) vSphere
5 34 (40.96%) XenApp
6 23 (27.71%) vCloud
7 20 (24.10%) VMware ESX
8 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (9.64%) Terminal Services
10 5 (6.02%) XenServer
11 4 (4.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (4.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (3.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) ARCserve
1 7 (8.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (8.43%) NetBackup
1 7 (8.43%) XenMobile
2 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.82%) SCCM
3 3 (3.61%) Legato
3 3 (3.61%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.20%) MOM
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) VMware
2 70 (84.34%) Citrix
3 62 (74.70%) Microsoft
4 38 (45.78%) NetApp
5 37 (44.58%) Cisco
6 24 (28.92%) EMC
7 14 (16.87%) HP
8 12 (14.46%) 3PAR
9 11 (13.25%) Symantec
10 4 (4.82%) CommVault
10 4 (4.82%) AppSense
11 3 (3.61%) WatchGuard
11 3 (3.61%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.61%) Dell
11 3 (3.61%) IBM
12 1 (1.20%) ProCurve
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