The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 29 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 19 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.04% 1.42% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.43% 4.71% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £63,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +59.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 85 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.44% 30.14% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Bedford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Bedford

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (97.56%) Citrix
3 39 (95.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (56.10%) vSphere
4 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (56.10%) MCSE
4 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 23 (56.10%) VMware ESX
5 22 (53.66%) Windows
5 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
5 22 (53.66%) Intel
5 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
5 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (51.22%) XenApp
6 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
6 21 (51.22%) MCSA
7 20 (48.78%) ITIL
7 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (48.78%) VCP5
7 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (46.34%) MCP
9 18 (43.90%) Incident Management
9 18 (43.90%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (41.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (39.02%) Server Building
12 10 (24.39%) Network Security
13 8 (19.51%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
2 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (48.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Consultant
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Server Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Server Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Server Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
1 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2003
1 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2008
1 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 18 (43.90%) Incident Management
2 18 (43.90%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (41.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (39.02%) Server Building
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) MCSE
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (51.22%) MCSA
3 20 (48.78%) VCP5
4 19 (46.34%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) VCP4
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (56.10%) VMware ESX
2 23 (56.10%) vSphere
3 22 (53.66%) Active Directory
4 21 (51.22%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (97.56%) Citrix
3 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
4 22 (53.66%) Intel
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