The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 77 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 0.89% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 3.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
VCP5
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
252 241 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.64% 23.79% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 221 210 245
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VCP5
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Bedfordshire region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VCP5
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VCP5
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VCP5 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +4 4 £47,750 +19.37%
VCP5
East of England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
3 18 (85.71%) MCSE
3 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (85.71%) VMware ESX
4 17 (80.95%) Intel
5 16 (76.19%) vSphere
6 15 (71.43%) MCSA
6 15 (71.43%) MCP
6 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (66.67%) Citrix
8 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (61.90%) XenApp
8 13 (61.90%) Presales
9 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
10 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
10 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
12 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
12 9 (42.86%) Server Building
12 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
13 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (38.10%) MS Office
13 8 (38.10%) ITIL

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (38.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Support Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Wintel Support
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (61.90%) Presales
2 9 (42.86%) Server Building
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
4 5 (23.81%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Information Management
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (85.71%) MCSE
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (71.43%) MCP
3 15 (71.43%) MCSA
4 6 (28.57%) VCAP
5 5 (23.81%) MCITP
6 3 (14.29%) CCA
6 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (14.29%) MCTS
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) VCP6
8 1 (4.76%) CCIE
8 1 (4.76%) CCMSE
8 1 (4.76%) CCNP
8 1 (4.76%) CCSE
8 1 (4.76%) CCSM
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (4.76%) VCDX
8 1 (4.76%) VCP4
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) VMware ESX
2 16 (76.19%) vSphere
3 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (61.90%) XenApp
5 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Intel
3 14 (66.67%) Citrix
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco