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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 78 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 17 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.78% 1.64% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% 5.72% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 11
Average salary £60,000 £37,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -32.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
312 332 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.74% 28.72% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 267 292 191
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +2 9 £65,000 +36.84%
Luton 0 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Dunstable -16 3 £42,500 +30.76%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (89.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (87.76%) Citrix
4 38 (77.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
5 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
5 36 (73.47%) MCSE
6 34 (69.39%) MCSA
7 33 (67.35%) Windows
8 28 (57.14%) MCP
8 28 (57.14%) VMware ESX
8 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (53.06%) Intel
10 25 (51.02%) ITIL
10 25 (51.02%) MS Exchange
10 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (48.98%) vSphere
11 24 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2003
11 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
12 23 (46.94%) VCP5
12 23 (46.94%) XenApp
13 22 (44.90%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (44.90%) Server Building
14 21 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
17 11 (22.45%) CCA
17 11 (22.45%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (20.41%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 25 (51.02%) MS Exchange
2 24 (48.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (44.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Network Security
2 8 (16.33%) iSCSI
2 8 (16.33%) SAN
3 6 (12.24%) DHCP
3 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) LAN
4 4 (8.16%) WAN
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) MPLS
6 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Publishing
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Consultant
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Server Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Server Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Server Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.08%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.04%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Services Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) ITIL
2 22 (44.90%) Server Building
3 20 (40.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
5 9 (18.37%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (2.04%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) CRM
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (73.47%) MCSE
3 34 (69.39%) MCSA
4 28 (57.14%) MCP
5 23 (46.94%) VCP5
6 11 (22.45%) CCA
6 11 (22.45%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (4.08%) VCP4
9 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.04%) MCTS
9 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (89.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
3 28 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 24 (48.98%) vSphere
5 23 (46.94%) XenApp
6 9 (18.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (10.20%) Terminal Services
8 4 (8.16%) Terminal Server
9 3 (6.12%) ISA Server
10 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
11 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (87.76%) Citrix
3 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
4 26 (53.06%) Intel
5 8 (16.33%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) Juniper
6 3 (6.12%) Websense
7 1 (2.04%) AppSense
7 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee
7 1 (2.04%) EMC
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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