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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 49 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.45% 0.51% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.90% 2.94% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
62 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.96% 17.44% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 77
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) MCSE
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (57.89%) Citrix
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) Intel
7 6 (31.58%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) NetApp
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) MCP
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (26.32%) vSphere
8 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (26.32%) VCP5
9 4 (21.05%) MCSA
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
9 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (21.05%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
3 3 (15.79%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Server Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Server Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone 8
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (63.16%) MCSE
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
2 5 (26.32%) VCP5
3 4 (21.05%) MCSA
4 3 (15.79%) CCA
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCTS
4 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) VCDX
4 3 (15.79%) NCDA
4 3 (15.79%) NCIE
4 3 (15.79%) VCAP
4 3 (15.79%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 4 (21.05%) XenApp
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) VMFS
5 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (15.79%) vCloud
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.26%) Xen
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) HP
4 6 (31.58%) Intel
4 6 (31.58%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) Lotus
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) CA
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