The table below looks at the statistics for VTSP in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VTSP over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
Rank - 188 200
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.084% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £50,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £45,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -33.33%
VTSP
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
1497 1189 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.37% 28.39% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 899 1083
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VTSP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VTSP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VTSP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

VTSP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VTSP across the West Midlands region.

VTSP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VTSP 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 VTSP.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) NetApp
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) Hyper-V
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (72.73%) Citrix
5 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (68.18%) EMC
5 15 (68.18%) XenDesktop
5 15 (68.18%) vCloud
6 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (63.64%) MCSE
7 12 (54.55%) FlexPod
8 11 (50.00%) IBM
8 11 (50.00%) HP
8 11 (50.00%) NCDA
8 11 (50.00%) NCIE
8 11 (50.00%) VCAP
8 11 (50.00%) vSphere
9 10 (45.45%) WAAS
9 10 (45.45%) CCEE
9 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
9 10 (45.45%) CCA
9 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
10 9 (40.91%) MCITP
11 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (27.27%) CCNP

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing VTSP 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 VTSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (45.45%) WAAS
3 5 (22.73%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 9 (40.91%) Virtualisation Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 7 (31.82%) FlexPod Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Storage Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Technology Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) FlexPod
2 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
2 5 (22.73%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Operations Management
2 1 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (68.18%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (63.64%) MCSE
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (50.00%) NCDA
4 11 (50.00%) NCIE
4 11 (50.00%) VCAP
5 10 (45.45%) CCEE
5 10 (45.45%) CCA
6 9 (40.91%) MCITP
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
7 6 (27.27%) CCDP
8 5 (22.73%) CCEA
8 5 (22.73%) MCTS
8 5 (22.73%) CCIA
8 5 (22.73%) VCP5
9 1 (4.55%) VCDX
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) Hyper-V
3 15 (68.18%) XenDesktop
3 15 (68.18%) vCloud
4 11 (50.00%) vSphere
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) XenMobile
2 4 (18.18%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) NetApp
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) Citrix
4 15 (68.18%) EMC
5 11 (50.00%) HP
5 11 (50.00%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.55%) CommVault
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec