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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 118 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 1.87% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 5.46% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 33
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
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
646 751 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.56% 34.25% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 534 649 598
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
5 11 (50.00%) Citrix
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (36.36%) MCSE
7 8 (36.36%) MCSA
8 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
8 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
8 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
9 6 (27.27%) vSphere
9 6 (27.27%) Clustering
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (27.27%) Symantec
9 6 (27.27%) MCP
9 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 6 (27.27%) CCNA
10 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) NetApp
10 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
10 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
10 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
10 5 (22.73%) MCITP
10 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) IPsec
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Clustering
3 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Server Building
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) VBScript
2 3 (13.64%) VB
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCSE
2 8 (36.36%) MCSA
3 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 6 (27.27%) MCP
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) MCITP
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) VCDX
5 4 (18.18%) CCNP
5 4 (18.18%) VCAP
6 3 (13.64%) CCDP
7 2 (9.09%) CCDA
7 2 (9.09%) VCP4
7 2 (9.09%) CCENT
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) MCTS
8 1 (4.55%) Degree
8 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (31.82%) VMware ESX
5 6 (27.27%) vSphere
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
7 4 (18.18%) vCloud
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (9.09%) XenApp
10 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
10 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
1 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
2 4 (18.18%) ARCserve
2 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) MOM
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Symantec
5 5 (22.73%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) IBM
7 2 (9.09%) CommVault
7 2 (9.09%) Veeam
8 1 (4.55%) Red Gate
8 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (4.55%) Intel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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