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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 88 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 28 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 1.95% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.49% 6.90% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 20
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,200 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
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
624 420 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.49% 28.17% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 524 366 391
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 54 (78.26%) Citrix
4 49 (71.01%) Windows
5 46 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 43 (62.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 39 (56.52%) MCSE
8 34 (49.28%) Cisco
8 34 (49.28%) VMware ESX
9 31 (44.93%) Hyper-V
10 30 (43.48%) vSphere
11 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (36.23%) Citrix Certification
13 22 (31.88%) MS Exchange
13 22 (31.88%) MCSA
14 21 (30.43%) XenApp
15 20 (28.99%) CCA
16 19 (27.54%) NetApp
17 18 (26.09%) MCITP
17 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 17 (24.64%) XenDesktop
18 17 (24.64%) MCP
19 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2000
19 16 (23.19%) VTSP
19 16 (23.19%) vCloud
20 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 22 (31.88%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2000
4 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (7.25%) IIS
7 2 (2.90%) Lync
8 1 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (14.49%) WAAS
3 7 (10.14%) Firewall
3 7 (10.14%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.25%) SAN
5 3 (4.35%) DHCP
5 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.90%) VLAN
7 1 (1.45%) WAN
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless
7 1 (1.45%) IPsec
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless Security
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.45%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.45%) SSL
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.45%) MPLS
7 1 (1.45%) OSPF
7 1 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Architect
2 19 (27.54%) Consultant
3 10 (14.49%) Wintel Architect
4 9 (13.04%) Wintel Support
4 9 (13.04%) Virtualisation Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Data Centre Technician
6 6 (8.70%) Support Technician
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Server Support
7 5 (7.25%) Storage Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Designer
7 5 (7.25%) FlexPod Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Storage Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Technology Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Clustering
2 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.70%) FlexPod
4 5 (7.25%) CLARiiON
4 5 (7.25%) Celerra
5 2 (2.90%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (71.01%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.45%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) UNIX
5 1 (1.45%) AIX
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
5 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (10.14%) Change Control
3 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.25%) Operations Management
5 4 (5.80%) ITIL
6 3 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 1 (1.45%) ERP
8 1 (1.45%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.45%) Data Management
8 1 (1.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VBScript
2 3 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.45%) PHP
3 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (62.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (56.52%) MCSE
3 25 (36.23%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (31.88%) MCSA
5 20 (28.99%) CCA
6 18 (26.09%) MCITP
7 17 (24.64%) MCP
8 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (23.19%) VTSP
9 15 (21.74%) CCNA
10 14 (20.29%) NCIE
11 12 (17.39%) VCAP
11 12 (17.39%) CCEE
11 12 (17.39%) NCDA
11 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
12 11 (15.94%) VCP4
13 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
14 7 (10.14%) MCTS
15 6 (8.70%) CCEA
15 6 (8.70%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 34 (49.28%) VMware ESX
4 31 (44.93%) Hyper-V
5 30 (43.48%) vSphere
6 21 (30.43%) XenApp
7 17 (24.64%) XenDesktop
8 16 (23.19%) vCloud
9 11 (15.94%) Terminal Services
10 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
14 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) MOM
1 9 (13.04%) Backup Exec
1 9 (13.04%) WSUS
1 9 (13.04%) SCOM
2 7 (10.14%) NetBackup
2 7 (10.14%) XenMobile
3 5 (7.25%) ARCserve
3 5 (7.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.80%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.45%) Legato
5 1 (1.45%) Nagios
5 1 (1.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 54 (78.26%) Citrix
4 34 (49.28%) Cisco
5 19 (27.54%) NetApp
6 15 (21.74%) EMC
7 9 (13.04%) Symantec
8 7 (10.14%) IBM
8 7 (10.14%) HP
9 5 (7.25%) 3PAR
10 4 (5.80%) CommVault
11 2 (2.90%) Veeam
11 2 (2.90%) AppSense
12 1 (1.45%) Computacenter
12 1 (1.45%) Novell
12 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.45%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.45%) F5
12 1 (1.45%) Intel
12 1 (1.45%) Dell
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