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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 201 178 150
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -28
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 32 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.62% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 2.42% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 34
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -37.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £55,250 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -14.73%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1472 1282 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.57% 25.78% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1088 889
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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
Birmingham -21 14 £37,500 +19.04%
Worcestershire - 8 £33,000 -
Coventry -2 7 £40,000 - 3
Staffordshire - 6 £51,500 - 2
Wolverhampton +8 4 £40,000 -
Dudley 0 4 £40,000 +60.00%
Walsall - 4 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £41,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (93.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 39 (86.67%) Windows
4 38 (84.44%) MCSE
4 38 (84.44%) Windows Server
5 29 (64.44%) MCSA
6 26 (57.78%) Citrix
7 25 (55.56%) MCITP
8 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
10 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (40.00%) vSphere
10 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (37.78%) Hyper-V
12 16 (35.56%) Cisco
12 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
12 16 (35.56%) SAN
13 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
14 13 (28.89%) NetApp
14 13 (28.89%) XenApp
15 12 (26.67%) Firewall
16 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
16 11 (24.44%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (24.44%) Backup Exec
16 11 (24.44%) Presales
17 10 (22.22%) CCA
17 10 (22.22%) SQL
18 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
19 8 (17.78%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 12 (26.67%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (13.33%) IPv4
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) Network Security
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Clustering
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 38 (84.44%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Presales
2 5 (11.11%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) People Management
3 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.44%) Coaching
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Service Management
6 1 (2.22%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (93.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (84.44%) MCSE
3 29 (64.44%) MCSA
4 25 (55.56%) MCITP
5 11 (24.44%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (22.22%) CCA
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (13.33%) CCNA
8 6 (13.33%) CCNP
9 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.44%) NCSA
10 2 (4.44%) VCP4
11 1 (2.22%) VCP5
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.00%) vSphere
4 17 (37.78%) Hyper-V
5 13 (28.89%) XenApp
6 5 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 4 (8.89%) Terminal Services
7 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
7 4 (8.89%) XenServer
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Backup Exec
2 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.67%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) MOM
4 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.44%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (57.78%) Citrix
4 16 (35.56%) Cisco
5 13 (28.89%) NetApp
6 7 (15.56%) Veeam
7 6 (13.33%) Juniper
7 6 (13.33%) SAP
7 6 (13.33%) Symantec
8 4 (8.89%) IBM
9 2 (4.44%) HP
10 1 (2.22%) arcserve
10 1 (2.22%) Avaya
10 1 (2.22%) EMC
10 1 (2.22%) Intel
10 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.22%) Remedy
10 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.22%) Sophos
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Car allow + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago