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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 186 152 150
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 24 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 1.22% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.70% 4.43% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 52 51
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
1409 1514 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.20% 27.66% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1260 1384
Average salary £42,500 £40,670 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.49% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Warwickshire -6 8 £37,500 +8.69%
Staffordshire +10 7 £30,000 -7.69%
Birmingham -24 5 £37,500 -10.71% 1
Solihull - 2 £32,500 -
Worcestershire -2 1 £30,500 +1.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 60 (98.36%) Windows
3 45 (73.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (72.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
6 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
6 31 (50.82%) MCSA
7 30 (49.18%) MCITP
7 30 (49.18%) Hyper-V
8 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (44.26%) MCSE
10 25 (40.98%) Citrix
11 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
12 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
12 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
13 15 (24.59%) SAN
14 14 (22.95%) Cisco
14 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (22.95%) SaaS
15 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (21.31%) NetApp
16 12 (19.67%) CCNA
16 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Management
17 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
17 11 (18.03%) vSphere
18 10 (16.39%) DNS
18 10 (16.39%) HP
18 10 (16.39%) Dell
18 10 (16.39%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.28%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (3.28%) Lync
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (31.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) SaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) SAN
2 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.39%) DNS
4 8 (13.11%) Firewall
4 8 (13.11%) VPN
4 8 (13.11%) DHCP
5 3 (4.92%) VLAN
6 2 (3.28%) IPsec
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 2 (3.28%) LAN
7 1 (1.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) WLAN
7 1 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Consultant
2 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Technical Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Manager
4 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (8.20%) Senior IT Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.20%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) COM
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.48%) EqualLogic
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.84%) Clustering
4 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 60 (98.36%) Windows
2 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.20%) Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (9.84%) Project Management
4 6 (9.84%) Database Tuning
4 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.20%) Time Management
5 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.92%) Change Control
6 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 3 (4.92%) Server Building
7 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.64%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.64%) Process Management
8 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.64%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) VBScript
3 3 (4.92%) VB
3 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (72.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (50.82%) MCSA
3 30 (49.18%) MCITP
4 27 (44.26%) MCSE
5 12 (19.67%) CCNA
5 12 (19.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (16.39%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (14.75%) CCA
8 7 (11.48%) CCNP
8 7 (11.48%) MCP
9 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.20%) VCDX
9 5 (8.20%) VCAP
10 4 (6.56%) Degree
11 3 (4.92%) CCDP
12 2 (3.28%) CCDA
12 2 (3.28%) CCENT
12 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
12 2 (3.28%) VCP4
12 2 (3.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (73.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (50.82%) Active Directory
3 30 (49.18%) Hyper-V
4 11 (18.03%) vSphere
5 9 (14.75%) XenApp
6 7 (11.48%) VMware ESX
7 6 (9.84%) XenServer
7 6 (9.84%) XenDesktop
8 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.20%) vCloud
9 4 (6.56%) Terminal Services
10 3 (4.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (9.84%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.20%) SCOM
4 4 (6.56%) ARCserve
5 3 (4.92%) MOM
5 3 (4.92%) WSUS
6 2 (3.28%) SCCM
7 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.64%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.64%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
3 25 (40.98%) Citrix
4 14 (22.95%) Cisco
5 13 (21.31%) NetApp
6 10 (16.39%) HP
6 10 (16.39%) Dell
7 9 (14.75%) Symantec
8 6 (9.84%) Veeam
9 4 (6.56%) WatchGuard
9 4 (6.56%) IBM
10 3 (4.92%) SonicWALL
10 3 (4.92%) CommVault
11 2 (3.28%) Sophos
11 2 (3.28%) EMC
12 1 (1.64%) Intel
12 1 (1.64%) BMC
12 1 (1.64%) CA
12 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.64%) Barracuda Networks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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