Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 134 189
Rank change year-on-year -11 +55 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 44 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.26% 1.51% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.01% 5.91% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 52 22
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,124
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -7.24% +11.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,125
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.13% -5.88% +13.33%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,097 965 1,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.31% 25.54% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 634 693 880
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,075 £26,250 £24,349
90th Percentile £74,625 £65,000 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Birmingham

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
2 37 (84.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server
3 35 (79.55%) MCSE
4 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (61.36%) Office 365
7 24 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (54.55%) Data Centre
8 23 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (50.00%) SCCM
10 21 (47.73%) Windows 7
10 21 (47.73%) Windows 8
10 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Office
11 20 (45.45%) DHCP
11 20 (45.45%) DNS
12 18 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 17 (38.64%) MCSA
13 17 (38.64%) NetApp
13 17 (38.64%) Project Management
14 15 (34.09%) MCITP
14 15 (34.09%) Time Management
15 14 (31.82%) Nimble Storage
16 13 (29.55%) WSUS
17 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (27.27%) Windows 10
18 11 (25.00%) Degree

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (61.36%) Office 365
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) DHCP
1 20 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (20.45%) SAN
3 6 (13.64%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) Firewall
4 3 (6.82%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (2.27%) DMZ
6 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 5 (11.36%) Team Leader
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) NetApp Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Server Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Spring
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
1 37 (84.09%) Windows Server
2 28 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (47.73%) Windows 7
4 21 (47.73%) Windows 8
5 12 (27.27%) Windows 10
6 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (38.64%) Project Management
3 15 (34.09%) Time Management
4 10 (22.73%) Line Management
5 8 (18.18%) Application Packaging
5 8 (18.18%) Business Development
5 8 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (18.18%) Presales
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) Server Management
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Network Virtualisation
9 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (79.55%) MCSE
3 17 (38.64%) MCSA
4 15 (34.09%) MCITP
5 11 (25.00%) Degree
6 7 (15.91%) CCNA
6 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (13.64%) CISM
7 6 (13.64%) CISSP
8 3 (6.82%) NCDA
9 2 (4.55%) MCTS
10 1 (2.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.36%) GDPR
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
2 23 (52.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (20.45%) XenApp
5 8 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
6 5 (11.36%) vSphere
7 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) SCCM
2 13 (29.55%) WSUS
3 8 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (18.18%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.27%) SCOM
5 1 (2.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (38.64%) NetApp
4 14 (31.82%) Nimble Storage
5 9 (20.45%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) Dell
6 8 (18.18%) HP
6 8 (18.18%) Ivanti
7 5 (11.36%) Veeam
8 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) Symantec
10 1 (2.27%) Avaya
10 1 (2.27%) IBM
10 1 (2.27%) Juniper
10 1 (2.27%) Sophos