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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 77 - 95
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.83% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.42% - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £49,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 - £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -11.90%
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
234 230 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.32% 22.68% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 209 204 248
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,470 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 19 December 2014. 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
Luton - 4 £45,000 -
Bedford - 3 £42,500 - 2
VCP5
East of England

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) vSphere
4 11 (68.75%) VMware ESX
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (43.75%) Linux
7 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (43.75%) MCP
7 7 (43.75%) MCSE
7 7 (43.75%) SaaS
8 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) MCSA
8 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (37.50%) HP
8 6 (37.50%) Intel
8 6 (37.50%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) Dell
9 5 (31.25%) NetApp
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (31.25%) DHCP

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (12.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 7 (43.75%) MCSE
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (37.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) vSphere
3 11 (68.75%) VMware ESX
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Server
7 2 (12.50%) VMFS
7 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) Intel
5 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 5 (31.25%) Dell
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) Lumesse
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) IBM
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Required IT
Salary: £45k + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago