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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 101 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 29 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 1.22% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 4.48% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 12
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,700 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-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
726 513 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.16% 27.29% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 655 454 441
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 December 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 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 72 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (90.79%) Microsoft
4 62 (81.58%) Citrix
5 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
6 51 (67.11%) Windows
7 48 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 45 (59.21%) MCSE
9 40 (52.63%) Hyper-V
10 37 (48.68%) Cisco
11 36 (47.37%) vSphere
11 36 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
12 32 (42.11%) MCITP
12 32 (42.11%) XenApp
13 31 (40.79%) VMware ESX
13 31 (40.79%) XenDesktop
13 31 (40.79%) CCA
13 31 (40.79%) MS Exchange
14 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
15 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2003
15 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2007
16 28 (36.84%) NetApp
17 26 (34.21%) VTSP
18 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (30.26%) EMC
19 23 (30.26%) Cisco Nexus
19 23 (30.26%) vCloud
20 22 (28.95%) NCDA
20 22 (28.95%) NCIE
21 20 (26.32%) VCAP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (40.79%) MS Exchange
2 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (22.37%) Exchange Server 2000
5 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (14.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (10.53%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 18 (23.68%) WAAS
3 10 (13.16%) NetScaler
4 5 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (5.26%) Firewall
5 4 (5.26%) DHCP
5 4 (5.26%) DNS
5 4 (5.26%) SAN
6 3 (3.95%) VPN
6 3 (3.95%) WAN
7 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.32%) Wireless Security
8 1 (1.32%) Wireless
8 1 (1.32%) IPsec
8 1 (1.32%) VLAN
8 1 (1.32%) SSL
8 1 (1.32%) MPLS
8 1 (1.32%) OSPF
8 1 (1.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) ProC
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (39.47%) Architect
2 27 (35.53%) Consultant
3 16 (21.05%) Virtualisation Architect
4 12 (15.79%) Storage Architect
4 12 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (15.79%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.16%) Wintel Support
6 8 (10.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 8 (10.53%) Wintel Architect
6 8 (10.53%) Wintel Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.89%) Server Support
8 6 (7.89%) FlexPod Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) Technology Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Designer
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Architect
10 4 (5.26%) Server Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) CLARiiON
1 12 (15.79%) Celerra
2 11 (14.47%) Clustering
2 11 (14.47%) Blackberry
3 9 (11.84%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) iSeries
4 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (67.11%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.32%) CentOS
7 1 (1.32%) UNIX
7 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (14.47%) Change Control
3 5 (6.58%) Operations Management
4 3 (3.95%) Data Management
4 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.32%) Use Case
5 1 (1.32%) Migration
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL
5 1 (1.32%) CRM
5 1 (1.32%) Email Management
5 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.89%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) VBScript
3 3 (3.95%) VB
4 1 (1.32%) Perl
4 1 (1.32%) PHP
4 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 48 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (59.21%) MCSE
3 36 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
4 32 (42.11%) MCITP
5 31 (40.79%) CCA
6 26 (34.21%) VTSP
7 22 (28.95%) NCDA
7 22 (28.95%) NCIE
8 20 (26.32%) VCAP
9 19 (25.00%) MCSA
10 17 (22.37%) MCP
10 17 (22.37%) MCTS
11 16 (21.05%) CCEE
12 12 (15.79%) CCIA
12 12 (15.79%) CCEA
13 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (14.47%) Security Cleared
13 11 (14.47%) VCP4
14 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
14 10 (13.16%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 40 (52.63%) Hyper-V
4 36 (47.37%) vSphere
5 32 (42.11%) XenApp
6 31 (40.79%) VMware ESX
6 31 (40.79%) XenDesktop
7 23 (30.26%) vCloud
8 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (13.16%) Terminal Services
10 5 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) MOM
1 10 (13.16%) WSUS
1 10 (13.16%) SCOM
1 10 (13.16%) XenMobile
2 8 (10.53%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.89%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.58%) ARCserve
4 5 (6.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (5.26%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.95%) Legato
6 3 (3.95%) SCCM
7 1 (1.32%) Nagios
7 1 (1.32%) Cacti
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) VMware
2 69 (90.79%) Microsoft
3 62 (81.58%) Citrix
4 37 (48.68%) Cisco
5 28 (36.84%) NetApp
6 23 (30.26%) EMC
7 12 (15.79%) Symantec
7 12 (15.79%) 3PAR
8 8 (10.53%) HP
9 7 (9.21%) CommVault
10 6 (7.89%) IBM
11 5 (6.58%) AppSense
12 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.32%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.32%) Veeam
12 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.32%) F5
12 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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