The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 59 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.23% 1.08% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 6.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £34,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 75 116 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 17.56% 17.85% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 52 107 86
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £49,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Staffordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Logistics
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware