The first table below looks at the demand for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 196 191 191
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 5 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.89% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 4
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.08% +5.33%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1307 1465 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.36% 28.76% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1195 969
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VCP5
England

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VCP5
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the West Midlands region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VCP5
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VCP5
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 5 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
VCP5
England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) SUSE
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (22.22%) NCDA
6 1 (11.11%) NCIE
6 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (11.11%) VCAP
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
6 1 (11.11%) KVM
6 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) NAS
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) XenServer
6 1 (11.11%) Veeam
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Business Development
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) NCDA
4 1 (11.11%) NCIE
4 1 (11.11%) VCAP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCDA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCTS
4 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) KVM
3 1 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) CommVault
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allow+20% bonus+ben
Posted: 5 days ago