The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 34 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.23% 1.65% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 3.85% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £67,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 78 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 38.04% 42.86% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 55 25
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Midlands region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Authority
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) CCEA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco