The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 205 202 162
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 19 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.35% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.54% 1.43% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 53
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1557 1330 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.32% 24.60% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1080 1301
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -11 10 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Walsall - 7 £27,000 -
Coventry - 5 £47,500 -
Staffordshire 0 1 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Warwickshire -1 1 £30,000 -24.05%
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England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (65.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (59.57%) Windows
4 27 (57.45%) MCSE
5 26 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (51.06%) MCSA
6 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
7 22 (46.81%) Windows Server
8 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (40.43%) Citrix
10 18 (38.30%) NetApp
11 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (36.17%) vSphere
12 16 (34.04%) SAN
12 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
13 15 (31.91%) Cisco
13 15 (31.91%) CCNA
13 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
13 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (29.79%) Firewall
14 14 (29.79%) LAN
14 14 (29.79%) WAN
15 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
15 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
16 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
17 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
18 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
18 9 (19.15%) Windows 8
19 8 (17.02%) VCAP
19 8 (17.02%) Linux

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
5 3 (6.38%) IIS
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.64%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) SAN
2 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 14 (29.79%) LAN
2 14 (29.79%) WAN
3 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (10.64%) IPv4
5 5 (10.64%) Network Security
6 3 (6.38%) Internet
6 3 (6.38%) Intranet
6 3 (6.38%) VLAN
6 3 (6.38%) VPN
7 2 (4.26%) DHCP
7 2 (4.26%) DNS
8 1 (2.13%) NAS
8 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
1 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Consultant
2 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) VMware Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Wintel Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Windows Server
3 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (19.15%) Windows 8
6 8 (17.02%) Linux
7 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.38%) Unix
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.26%) CentOS
9 2 (4.26%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.13%) Solaris
10 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Presales
2 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.77%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
3 5 (10.64%) Use Case
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
4 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.26%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.26%) Product Management
4 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.26%) System Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Coaching
5 1 (2.13%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.13%) DevOps
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (65.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (57.45%) MCSE
3 24 (51.06%) MCSA
4 15 (31.91%) CCNA
4 15 (31.91%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (17.02%) VCAP
6 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
7 6 (12.77%) CCNP
7 6 (12.77%) MCITP
8 4 (8.51%) CCA
8 4 (8.51%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (8.51%) Degree
9 3 (6.38%) NCDA
9 3 (6.38%) NCIE
10 2 (4.26%) VCDX
10 2 (4.26%) VCP5
11 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (55.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (36.17%) vSphere
3 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
4 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.77%) vCloud
5 6 (12.77%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.38%) XenApp
8 2 (4.26%) Firmware
8 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.26%) XenServer
9 1 (2.13%) Docker
9 1 (2.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) vRealize
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.13%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 19 (40.43%) Citrix
4 18 (38.30%) NetApp
5 15 (31.91%) Cisco
6 6 (12.77%) HP
7 5 (10.64%) Dell
7 5 (10.64%) Juniper
8 3 (6.38%) CommVault
8 3 (6.38%) EMC
8 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.38%) SonicWALL
8 3 (6.38%) WatchGuard
9 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.26%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.13%) Finjan
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle
10 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago