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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Technical Sales Professional (VTSP)
Rank 196 198 190
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing VTSP 17 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.073% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 0.25% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £67,500 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.85% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -39.60%
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
1509 1602 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.67% 29.36% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1391 1118
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 VTSP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Birmingham +16 17 £67,500 +92.85%
VTSP
England

VTSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) NetApp
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (96.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (96.00%) NCDA
2 24 (96.00%) NCIE
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (72.00%) VCAP
3 18 (72.00%) vSphere
4 16 (64.00%) FlexPod
5 15 (60.00%) EMC
5 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
6 14 (56.00%) XenDesktop
6 14 (56.00%) vCloud
6 14 (56.00%) WAAS
6 14 (56.00%) CCA
6 14 (56.00%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (40.00%) VCDX
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (40.00%) IIS
7 10 (40.00%) Windows
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003

VTSP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (40.00%) IIS
2 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (56.00%) WAAS
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Consultant
2 13 (52.00%) FlexPod Consultant
3 10 (40.00%) Storage Consultant
4 8 (32.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 8 (32.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (32.00%) Storage Architect
4 8 (32.00%) Architect
4 8 (32.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 7 (28.00%) VMware Consultant
6 6 (24.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 6 (24.00%) Technology Consultant
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) FlexPod
2 8 (32.00%) CLARiiON
2 8 (32.00%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Data Management
2 1 (4.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 24 (96.00%) NCDA
1 24 (96.00%) NCIE
2 18 (72.00%) VCAP
3 14 (56.00%) CCA
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (40.00%) VCDX
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (32.00%) CCIA
5 8 (32.00%) CCEA
5 8 (32.00%) MCTS
5 8 (32.00%) MCITP
5 8 (32.00%) MCSE
6 6 (24.00%) CCEE
7 1 (4.00%) CCSP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (72.00%) vSphere
3 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (56.00%) XenDesktop
4 14 (56.00%) vCloud
4 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Citrix
1 25 (100.00%) NetApp
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) EMC
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) CommVault
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.00%) Fortinet