Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 148 155
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 41 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.30% 1.28% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.43% 4.61% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 19
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £37,450 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £45,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - -

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 926 1,041 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.29% 27.75% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 552 589 640
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,900 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,620 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.86% +5.00% -1.23%

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 39 (95.12%) Active Directory
2 39 (95.12%) Windows Server
3 38 (92.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (87.80%) MCSE
5 33 (80.49%) DHCP
5 33 (80.49%) DNS
5 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
6 30 (73.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (68.29%) SCCM
7 28 (68.29%) Office 365
8 27 (65.85%) MCSA
9 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (53.66%) Data Centre
11 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (46.34%) Windows 7
12 19 (46.34%) Windows 8
12 19 (46.34%) Microsoft Office
12 19 (46.34%) Project Management
13 18 (43.90%) MCITP
13 18 (43.90%) NetApp
14 17 (41.46%) Nimble Storage
15 16 (39.02%) Line Management
15 16 (39.02%) WSUS
16 13 (31.71%) ITIL
16 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
18 11 (26.83%) Clustering

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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (68.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) DHCP
1 33 (80.49%) DNS
2 5 (12.20%) VoIP
3 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 3 (7.32%) Wireless
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) Network Security
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) DMZ
5 1 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Team Leader
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Leader
4 6 (14.63%) SCCM Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) NetApp Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Data Centre
2 11 (26.83%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
1 39 (95.12%) Windows Server
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (46.34%) Windows 7
3 19 (46.34%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 16 (39.02%) Line Management
3 13 (31.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (31.71%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Time Management
5 7 (17.07%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Server Management
7 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
7 3 (7.32%) Business Development
7 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (7.32%) Presales
7 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.88%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) Service Management
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (87.80%) MCSE
3 27 (65.85%) MCSA
4 18 (43.90%) MCITP
5 6 (14.63%) CCNA
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (12.20%) CISM
6 5 (12.20%) CISSP
7 3 (7.32%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) MCTS
8 2 (4.88%) NCDA
9 1 (2.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) Active Directory
2 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.32%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (68.29%) SCCM
2 16 (39.02%) WSUS
3 11 (26.83%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (7.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (43.90%) NetApp
4 17 (41.46%) Nimble Storage
5 7 (17.07%) Dell
5 7 (17.07%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
7 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco
7 3 (7.32%) Ivanti
8 2 (4.88%) EMC
8 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.88%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Apple
9 1 (2.44%) Avaya
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam