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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 122 120
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 18 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.91% 0.77% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.56% 2.75% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 17
Median salary £40,250 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,450 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 505 655 669
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.63% 28.04% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 384 426 527
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (76.92%) Windows
3 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (65.38%) MCSE
5 16 (61.54%) MCSA
5 16 (61.54%) NetApp
6 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
6 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
7 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
8 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 10 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (34.62%) Linux
10 9 (34.62%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) Citrix
11 8 (30.77%) SCCM
12 7 (26.92%) SCOM
12 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
12 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
12 7 (26.92%) IIS
12 7 (26.92%) VBScript
12 7 (26.92%) Driving Licence
12 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
13 6 (23.08%) vSphere
13 6 (23.08%) NCDA
13 6 (23.08%) NCIE
13 6 (23.08%) SAP

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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) NaaS
2 2 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Server Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
3 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.85%) Presales
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Server Building
5 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
1 7 (26.92%) VBScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) MCSE
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (61.54%) MCSA
3 6 (23.08%) MCITP
3 6 (23.08%) NCDA
3 6 (23.08%) NCIE
4 2 (7.69%) NCSA
5 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.85%) PMP
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 10 (38.46%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (23.08%) vSphere
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCCM
2 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
2 7 (26.92%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) NetApp
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Citrix
5 6 (23.08%) SAP
5 6 (23.08%) Veeam
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) BMC
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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