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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 119 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 13 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 1.76% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 5.27% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 38
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% -6.66%
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
691 664 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.07% 33.35% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 556 583 575
Average salary £47,500 £47,750 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +2.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (89.66%) Windows
4 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
5 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
6 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
7 16 (55.17%) Citrix
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (41.38%) MCSE
10 10 (34.48%) MCSA
10 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
10 10 (34.48%) VMware ESX
10 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
11 9 (31.03%) Clustering
11 9 (31.03%) MCP
11 9 (31.03%) vSphere
12 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
12 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
13 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
13 7 (24.14%) MCITP
13 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
13 7 (24.14%) Cisco
13 7 (24.14%) CCNA
13 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (20.69%) Symantec
14 6 (20.69%) NetApp
14 6 (20.69%) Terminal Services
14 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.45%) Lync
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) IPsec
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (10.34%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 9 (31.03%) Clustering
3 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
4 3 (10.34%) iSeries
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
1 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Server Building
3 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) VBScript
2 3 (10.34%) VB
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (41.38%) MCSE
3 10 (34.48%) MCSA
4 9 (31.03%) MCP
5 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) MCITP
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (24.14%) CCNA
7 4 (13.79%) CCNP
7 4 (13.79%) VCDX
7 4 (13.79%) VCAP
8 3 (10.34%) CCDP
9 2 (6.90%) CCA
9 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (6.90%) CCDA
9 2 (6.90%) MCTS
9 2 (6.90%) CCENT
9 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.90%) VCP4
10 1 (3.45%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) Hyper-V
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 10 (34.48%) VMware ESX
5 9 (31.03%) vSphere
6 6 (20.69%) Terminal Services
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (13.79%) vCloud
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (10.34%) XenApp
10 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
1 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
2 4 (13.79%) ARCserve
2 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) MOM
3 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) NetApp
5 6 (20.69%) Symantec
6 5 (17.24%) IBM
7 4 (13.79%) Veeam
8 2 (6.90%) Intel
8 2 (6.90%) CommVault
8 2 (6.90%) HP
9 1 (3.45%) Dell
9 1 (3.45%) EMC
9 1 (3.45%) Red Gate
9 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
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