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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 201 193 183
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 27 17 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.33% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% 1.41% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 40
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,350 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,778 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +1.17%
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
1323 1203 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.30% 23.67% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 969 951 1412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +2 18 £42,812 +17.29% 3
Coventry +5 5 £50,000 +37.93%
Warwickshire +8 2 £32,500 -25.71%
Shropshire - 2 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton +8 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
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VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (64.71%) Windows
2 33 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (56.86%) MCSE
3 29 (56.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 24 (47.06%) MCSA
5 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
6 23 (45.10%) Citrix
7 21 (41.18%) SAN
8 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
9 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (29.41%) NetApp
10 15 (29.41%) Cisco
11 13 (25.49%) CCNA
11 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (25.49%) LAN
11 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
11 13 (25.49%) Linux
11 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (23.53%) vSphere
12 12 (23.53%) Firewall
12 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
13 11 (21.57%) WAN
13 11 (21.57%) Project Management
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
14 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
15 9 (17.65%) ITIL

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 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (15.69%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) SAN
2 13 (25.49%) LAN
3 12 (23.53%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) WAN
5 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.84%) IPv4
7 4 (7.84%) NAS
7 4 (7.84%) Network Security
8 3 (5.88%) DHCP
8 3 (5.88%) DNS
9 2 (3.92%) Internet
9 2 (3.92%) Intranet
9 2 (3.92%) Skype
9 2 (3.92%) VLAN
9 2 (3.92%) VoIP
9 2 (3.92%) VPN
10 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) Big Data
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (7.84%) Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Architect
2 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Architect
4 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) NetApp Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) VMware Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.92%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (64.71%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (25.49%) Linux
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.84%) Unix
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Project Management
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Presales
3 8 (15.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.92%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Migration
7 2 (3.92%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Product Management
7 2 (3.92%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.92%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (56.86%) MCSE
3 24 (47.06%) MCSA
4 13 (25.49%) CCNA
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (11.76%) MCITP
5 6 (11.76%) NCDA
5 6 (11.76%) NCIE
6 5 (9.80%) CCNP
6 5 (9.80%) Degree
7 4 (7.84%) CCA
7 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
7 4 (7.84%) VCAP
8 2 (3.92%) MCP
8 2 (3.92%) VCDX
9 1 (1.96%) MCTS
9 1 (1.96%) NCSA
System Software
1 29 (56.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (37.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (23.53%) vSphere
4 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 6 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (7.84%) XenApp
7 2 (3.92%) vCloud
7 2 (3.92%) XenServer
8 1 (1.96%) Docker
8 1 (1.96%) Firmware
8 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.92%) vRealize
4 1 (1.96%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (45.10%) Citrix
4 15 (29.41%) Cisco
4 15 (29.41%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Dell
6 4 (7.84%) EMC
6 4 (7.84%) Juniper
6 4 (7.84%) SonicWALL
7 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.88%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.92%) CommVault
8 2 (3.92%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.96%) Finjan
9 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.96%) Remedy
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