The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 41 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.05% 0.43% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 1.69% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.54% 25.65% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 53
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Worcestershire region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Worcestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Worcester +8 5 £30,000 -40.00%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
2 5 (83.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Avaya
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 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 VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCEE
2 1 (16.67%) CCAA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Dell