The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 89 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.66% 0.94% 3.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.75% 4.00% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 32
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £38,350 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
255 225 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.99% 23.46% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 235 211 286
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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 -1 4 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Bedford -2 2 £58,750 +70.28%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (54.29%) SAN
4 17 (48.57%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) HP
4 17 (48.57%) VCP5
5 15 (42.86%) NetApp
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (40.00%) vSphere
7 13 (37.14%) VMware Server
7 13 (37.14%) VMware ESX
8 11 (31.43%) MCSE
9 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 10 (28.57%) DNS
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco
9 10 (28.57%) DHCP
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
11 8 (22.86%) MySQL
11 8 (22.86%) Oracle
11 8 (22.86%) IIS
11 8 (22.86%) Citrix
11 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
11 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
11 8 (22.86%) MCITP
11 8 (22.86%) SaaS
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (20.00%) VMFS
12 7 (20.00%) HP SIM

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.57%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
2 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) DHCP
2 10 (28.57%) DNS
3 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.29%) DMZ
6 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP
7 3 (8.57%) WAN
8 1 (2.86%) Firewall
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Support
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 5 (14.29%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) e-Health
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) VCP5
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (31.43%) MCSE
4 8 (22.86%) MCITP
5 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (20.00%) MCTS
6 6 (17.14%) CCA
6 6 (17.14%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (11.43%) MCSA
7 4 (11.43%) MCP
7 4 (11.43%) NCDA
7 4 (11.43%) NCIE
7 4 (11.43%) VCAP
8 3 (8.57%) VTSP
8 3 (8.57%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (91.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) vSphere
3 13 (37.14%) VMware Server
3 13 (37.14%) VMware ESX
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 7 (20.00%) VMFS
5 7 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (17.14%) vCloud
7 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 5 (14.29%) XenApp
8 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
9 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (5.71%) XenServer
10 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) HP
3 15 (42.86%) NetApp
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco
6 8 (22.86%) Oracle
6 8 (22.86%) Citrix
7 7 (20.00%) EMC
8 6 (17.14%) Dell
9 4 (11.43%) Veeam
10 3 (8.57%) McAfee
10 3 (8.57%) CA
10 3 (8.57%) Lotus
11 2 (5.71%) Intel
11 2 (5.71%) Lumesse
12 1 (2.86%) IBM
12 1 (2.86%) Symantec
12 1 (2.86%) CommVault
12 1 (2.86%) AppSense
12 1 (2.86%) PlateSpin
Luton
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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