The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 48 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 17 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.71% 1.60% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.49% 7.43% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 2
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
162 148 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 25.84% 21.54% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 137 129 108
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Citrix
3 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (72.41%) vSphere
4 18 (62.07%) XenApp
4 18 (62.07%) XenDesktop
4 18 (62.07%) HP
4 18 (62.07%) Cisco
4 18 (62.07%) Windows
5 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (51.72%) EMC
6 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (48.28%) MCSE
7 14 (48.28%) NetApp
8 13 (44.83%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (41.38%) CCNA
9 12 (41.38%) IBM
9 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
9 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (41.38%) VMware ESX
9 12 (41.38%) Firewall
9 12 (41.38%) NetScaler
10 11 (37.93%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (37.93%) SAN
11 10 (34.48%) ITIL
11 10 (34.48%) iSCSI
11 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
1 12 (41.38%) NetScaler
2 11 (37.93%) SAN
3 10 (34.48%) iSCSI
3 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (27.59%) NAS
5 3 (10.34%) Intranet
5 3 (10.34%) Internet
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) BGP
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Consultant
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) IT Support
2 8 (27.59%) Senior IT Support
2 8 (27.59%) IT Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Support Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
1 3 (10.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.45%) Celerra
2 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) QMS
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (48.28%) MCSE
3 13 (44.83%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (41.38%) CCNA
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (31.03%) NCDA
6 8 (27.59%) CCA
7 7 (24.14%) MCITP
8 5 (17.24%) VCAP
8 5 (17.24%) CCEE
9 4 (13.79%) VCDX
9 4 (13.79%) CCAA
9 4 (13.79%) MCTS
10 3 (10.34%) CCIA
10 3 (10.34%) NCIE
11 2 (6.90%) CCEA
12 1 (3.45%) CCDA
12 1 (3.45%) CCIE
12 1 (3.45%) CCNP
12 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (72.41%) vSphere
2 18 (62.07%) XenApp
2 18 (62.07%) XenDesktop
3 12 (41.38%) VMware ESX
4 11 (37.93%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
6 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
6 5 (17.24%) XenServer
7 3 (10.34%) Terminal Server
7 3 (10.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.34%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
3 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Citrix
3 18 (62.07%) HP
3 18 (62.07%) Cisco
4 15 (51.72%) EMC
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 14 (48.28%) NetApp
6 12 (41.38%) IBM
7 8 (27.59%) Mitel
7 8 (27.59%) Siemens
8 6 (20.69%) Dell
9 4 (13.79%) CommVault
10 3 (10.34%) Finjan
11 2 (6.90%) Veeam
12 1 (3.45%) Symantec
12 1 (3.45%) CA
12 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.45%) Avaya
12 1 (3.45%) Dell KACE
12 1 (3.45%) Meraki