The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.09% 2.06% -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.70% 7.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  

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 Worcestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 94 97 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 26.40% 28.61% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 90 54
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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) in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Worcestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Worcestershire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -6 10 £36,500 +10.60%
Malvern - 1 £45,000 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCITP
2 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) MCSE
2 8 (72.73%) MCSA
2 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 8 (72.73%) Veeam
2 8 (72.73%) vSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) NAS
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
1 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) iSCSI
1 3 (27.27%) NAS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IT Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) IT Technical Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Line Management
1 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Presales
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCITP
1 8 (72.73%) MCSA
1 8 (72.73%) MCSE
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCDA
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) VCP5
4 1 (9.09%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (72.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Veeam
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 3 (27.27%) HP