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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 77 54 94
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 7 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 2.69% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 11.20% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 6
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
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
250 241 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.43% 24.03% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 208 240
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 £31,000
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%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 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 -2 4 £47,750 +19.37%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
4 21 (77.78%) VCP5
4 21 (77.78%) MCSE
5 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (70.37%) Intel
7 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
7 18 (66.67%) VMware ESX
8 17 (62.96%) MCSA
9 16 (59.26%) MCP
9 16 (59.26%) Citrix
9 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
9 16 (59.26%) vSphere
10 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (51.85%) Presales
11 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
11 14 (51.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (48.15%) XenApp
13 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
14 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
14 11 (40.74%) ITIL
15 9 (33.33%) Server Building
15 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
16 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (29.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Consultant
2 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Wintel Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (18.52%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Support Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
8 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Server Support
8 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (51.85%) Presales
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Server Building
4 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (3.70%) Information Management
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (77.78%) MCSE
2 21 (77.78%) VCP5
3 17 (62.96%) MCSA
4 16 (59.26%) MCP
5 6 (22.22%) MCITP
5 6 (22.22%) VCAP
6 5 (18.52%) CCA
6 5 (18.52%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (14.81%) MCTS
8 3 (11.11%) CCNA
9 2 (7.41%) Degree
9 2 (7.41%) VCP6
10 1 (3.70%) CCDP
10 1 (3.70%) CCMSE
10 1 (3.70%) CCSE
10 1 (3.70%) CCSM
10 1 (3.70%) VCDX
10 1 (3.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 16 (59.26%) vSphere
4 13 (48.15%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Intel
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) AppSense
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Intel Security