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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 46 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 16 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.56% 1.32% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.47% 6.47% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 2
Average salary £38,500 £70,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +51.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,800 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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
169 139 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 27.08% 20.35% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 136 119 115
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 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 22 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Citrix
3 23 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (76.67%) vSphere
4 20 (66.67%) XenApp
4 20 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 20 (66.67%) HP
5 19 (63.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (60.00%) Cisco
6 18 (60.00%) Windows
7 16 (53.33%) EMC
8 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
8 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 14 (46.67%) MCSE
9 14 (46.67%) NetApp
10 13 (43.33%) IBM
10 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
10 13 (43.33%) NetScaler
11 12 (40.00%) Firewall
11 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
12 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (36.67%) SAN
12 11 (36.67%) CCNA
12 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (36.67%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (33.33%) NCDA
13 10 (33.33%) iSCSI

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) NetScaler
2 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) SAN
4 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 8 (26.67%) NAS
6 3 (10.00%) Intranet
6 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) LAN
6 3 (10.00%) WAN
7 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.33%) BGP
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) DNS
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Consultant
2 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) IT Support
4 8 (26.67%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (6.67%) FlexPod
1 2 (6.67%) Celerra
1 2 (6.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.33%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.33%) QMS
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (46.67%) MCSE
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (36.67%) CCNA
5 10 (33.33%) NCDA
6 9 (30.00%) MCITP
7 8 (26.67%) CCA
8 7 (23.33%) CCEE
9 6 (20.00%) VCAP
10 5 (16.67%) VCDX
10 5 (16.67%) MCTS
10 5 (16.67%) CCAA
10 5 (16.67%) CCIA
11 4 (13.33%) NCIE
12 3 (10.00%) CCEA
13 2 (6.67%) HP AIS
13 2 (6.67%) HP ASE
13 2 (6.67%) HP MASE
14 1 (3.33%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (76.67%) vSphere
2 20 (66.67%) XenApp
2 20 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 13 (43.33%) VMware ESX
4 11 (36.67%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (23.33%) XenServer
6 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.00%) Terminal Server
7 3 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) Unicenter
3 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Citrix
3 20 (66.67%) HP
4 18 (60.00%) Cisco
5 16 (53.33%) EMC
6 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (46.67%) NetApp
7 13 (43.33%) IBM
8 8 (26.67%) Mitel
8 8 (26.67%) Siemens
9 7 (23.33%) Dell
10 4 (13.33%) CommVault
11 3 (10.00%) Veeam
11 3 (10.00%) Finjan
12 1 (3.33%) Symantec
12 1 (3.33%) CA
12 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.33%) Avaya
12 1 (3.33%) Dell KACE
12 1 (3.33%) Meraki