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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 115 107 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 16 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.64% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 2.54% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 26
Median salary £41,500 £37,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
482 472 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.24% 25.01% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 304 369 532
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (53.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (53.57%) NetApp
4 14 (50.00%) MCSE
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) NCDA
6 12 (42.86%) NCIE
7 9 (32.14%) SAN
7 9 (32.14%) MCSA
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.00%) Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 4 (14.29%) NAS
11 4 (14.29%) Citrix
11 4 (14.29%) LAN
11 4 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (14.29%) vSphere
11 4 (14.29%) Office 365
12 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) IPv4
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
4 2 (7.14%) Skype
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) NetApp Engineer
4 9 (32.14%) Architect
5 8 (28.57%) Technical Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (3.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Presales
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) People Management
3 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (50.00%) MCSE
3 12 (42.86%) NCDA
3 12 (42.86%) NCIE
4 9 (32.14%) MCSA
5 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) CCNP
6 2 (7.14%) NCSA
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) VCAP
7 1 (3.57%) CCA
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.57%) MCP
7 1 (3.57%) MCTS
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (7.14%) vCloud
6 1 (3.57%) Docker
6 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) vRealize
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) NetApp
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.57%) Remedy
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL