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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 67 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.10% 3.26% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 13.67% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 4
Average salary £38,250 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £38,900 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
147 139 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.15% 23.84% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 134 116 158
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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)
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 16 (84.21%) Citrix
4 15 (78.95%) XenApp
5 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (73.68%) EMC
5 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
5 14 (73.68%) NetApp
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (68.42%) HP
6 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (57.89%) MCSE
7 11 (57.89%) vSphere
8 10 (52.63%) XenDesktop
8 10 (52.63%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (52.63%) NetScaler
8 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (52.63%) CCNA
8 10 (52.63%) Cisco
8 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (47.37%) CCA
9 9 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (47.37%) ITIL
9 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
9 9 (47.37%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (42.11%) NAS
10 8 (42.11%) Mitel

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (26.32%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) NetScaler
3 9 (47.37%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
4 8 (42.11%) NAS
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) Intranet
5 5 (26.32%) Internet
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
5 5 (26.32%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Support Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Support Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) IT Support
3 8 (42.11%) Senior IT Support
3 8 (42.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Support
4 5 (26.32%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support
6 2 (10.53%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
1 5 (26.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) MCSE
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNA
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (47.37%) CCA
3 9 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (31.58%) NCDA
5 2 (10.53%) MCTS
5 2 (10.53%) MCITP
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) XenApp
2 11 (57.89%) vSphere
3 10 (52.63%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (52.63%) XenDesktop
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) vCloud
7 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Backup Exec
2 5 (26.32%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (26.32%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Citrix
3 14 (73.68%) EMC
3 14 (73.68%) NetApp
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (68.42%) HP
5 10 (52.63%) Cisco
6 8 (42.11%) IBM
6 8 (42.11%) Siemens
6 8 (42.11%) Mitel
7 5 (26.32%) Finjan
7 5 (26.32%) CommVault
8 2 (10.53%) Symantec
9 1 (5.26%) Sophos