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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 207 197 162
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -35
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 27 31 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.54% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 2.07% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 47
Median salary £43,250 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
1547 1500 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.49% 26.20% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1190 1254
Median salary £42,250 £43,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.87% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,950 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 -8 14 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Walsall - 7 £27,000 - 1
Coventry +3 3 £47,500 +26.66%
Worcestershire +14 1 £45,000 +47.54%
Warwickshire +4 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Staffordshire -5 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (68.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 27 (60.00%) MCSE
3 27 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 22 (48.89%) MCSA
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server
7 20 (44.44%) Citrix
8 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (35.56%) MS Exchange
9 16 (35.56%) NetApp
9 16 (35.56%) SAN
9 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (33.33%) vSphere
10 15 (33.33%) Cisco
11 13 (28.89%) LAN
11 13 (28.89%) WAN
11 13 (28.89%) CCNA
11 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
11 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (28.89%) Firewall
12 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
13 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (20.00%) SQL
15 8 (17.78%) Linux
15 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
15 8 (17.78%) MCITP

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 (35.56%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 4 (8.89%) IIS
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 13 (28.89%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) LAN
2 13 (28.89%) WAN
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (8.89%) Internet
5 4 (8.89%) Intranet
5 4 (8.89%) IPv4
5 4 (8.89%) Network Security
6 3 (6.67%) VLAN
6 3 (6.67%) VPN
7 2 (4.44%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) DNS
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Consultant
2 9 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) VMware Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Wintel Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Wintel Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (35.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.78%) Linux
6 7 (15.56%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.89%) Unix
9 2 (4.44%) CentOS
9 2 (4.44%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (4.44%) Solaris
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Presales
2 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 5 (11.11%) Use Case
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.44%) Product Management
5 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.44%) System Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Coaching
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (60.00%) MCSE
3 22 (48.89%) MCSA
4 13 (28.89%) CCNA
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (17.78%) MCITP
5 8 (17.78%) VCAP
6 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.11%) CCA
7 5 (11.11%) CCNP
7 5 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (6.67%) Degree
9 2 (4.44%) VCDX
9 2 (4.44%) VCP5
10 1 (2.22%) MCP
10 1 (2.22%) NCDA
10 1 (2.22%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (33.33%) vSphere
3 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
4 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.33%) vCloud
5 6 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.67%) XenApp
7 3 (6.67%) XenServer
8 2 (4.44%) Firmware
8 2 (4.44%) Terminal Server
8 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.22%) Docker
9 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
1 6 (13.33%) vRealize
2 4 (8.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.44%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) Citrix
4 16 (35.56%) NetApp
5 15 (33.33%) Cisco
6 7 (15.56%) HP
7 5 (11.11%) Dell
8 4 (8.89%) CommVault
8 4 (8.89%) EMC
8 4 (8.89%) Juniper
9 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.67%) SonicWALL
9 3 (6.67%) WatchGuard
10 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.44%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (4.44%) Finjan
10 2 (4.44%) Intel Security
10 2 (4.44%) Oracle
11 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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