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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 33 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.49% 0.81% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 4.35% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £41,500 £27,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.70% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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 Shropshire region.

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
57 23 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.36% 18.70% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48 17 27
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £43,250
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 Shropshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Shropshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +3 3 £41,500 +53.70%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus