The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP) over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 75 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 3 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.37% 2.10% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 6.88% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 7
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
178 189 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.92% 30.48% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 148 148 143
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Coventry

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (50.00%) Sophos
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) CCA
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VMware Certified Professional (VCP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) CCA
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Sophos
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco