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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 181 190 191
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 27 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 2.33% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 29
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,550 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
1096 1290 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.95% 24.45% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 806 1017 1138
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,750 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +1 16 £41,500 +13.69%
Coventry +11 3 £51,500 +28.75% 1
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 -
Dudley +13 2 £17,500 -56.25%
Staffordshire 0 2 £34,500 -33.00%
West Bromwich - 1 £50,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (60.38%) Windows
3 29 (54.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
6 24 (45.28%) Windows Server
7 23 (43.40%) MCSE
8 21 (39.62%) MCSA
8 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
9 18 (33.96%) Citrix
10 17 (32.08%) NetApp
10 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
11 16 (30.19%) SAN
11 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (22.64%) Project Management
13 12 (22.64%) Linux
13 12 (22.64%) ITIL
13 12 (22.64%) NCDA
13 12 (22.64%) NCIE
14 11 (20.75%) LAN
14 11 (20.75%) CCNA
14 11 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (18.87%) Cisco
15 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
15 10 (18.87%) vSphere
15 10 (18.87%) Office 365
16 9 (16.98%) WAN
17 8 (15.09%) HP

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 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.77%) IIS
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (18.87%) Office 365
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) SAN
2 11 (20.75%) LAN
3 9 (16.98%) WAN
4 8 (15.09%) Firewall
5 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.55%) NAS
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.66%) DHCP
7 3 (5.66%) DNS
8 2 (3.77%) Internet
8 2 (3.77%) Intranet
8 2 (3.77%) IPv4
8 2 (3.77%) Network Security
8 2 (3.77%) Skype
8 2 (3.77%) VLAN
8 2 (3.77%) VoIP
8 2 (3.77%) VPN
9 1 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.77%) Advertising
1 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 10 (18.87%) NetApp Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Technical Architect
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) VMware Specialist
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.77%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 2 (3.77%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (3.77%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (60.38%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.64%) Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Unix
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) ITIL
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
2 8 (15.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (9.43%) Presales
4 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.66%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.77%) Data Architecture
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.77%) ITSM
6 2 (3.77%) Logistics
6 2 (3.77%) People Management
6 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.77%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (43.40%) MCSE
3 21 (39.62%) MCSA
4 12 (22.64%) NCDA
4 12 (22.64%) NCIE
5 11 (20.75%) CCNA
5 11 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (13.21%) Degree
7 4 (7.55%) CCA
7 4 (7.55%) MCP
8 3 (5.66%) CCNP
8 3 (5.66%) MCITP
9 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.77%) NCSA
9 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.77%) VCAP
10 1 (1.89%) MCTS
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.87%) vSphere
4 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.43%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (5.66%) XenApp
7 2 (3.77%) vCloud
8 1 (1.89%) Docker
8 1 (1.89%) Firmware
8 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
1 3 (5.66%) SCOM
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.77%) vRealize
3 1 (1.89%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Citrix
4 17 (32.08%) NetApp
5 10 (18.87%) Cisco
6 8 (15.09%) HP
7 4 (7.55%) Dell
7 4 (7.55%) EMC
7 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.55%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.66%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.77%) CommVault
9 2 (3.77%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.77%) Juniper
10 1 (1.89%) Finjan
10 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle
10 1 (1.89%) Remedy
10 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
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