The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 65 81 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 30 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.60% 0.93% 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.52% 4.57% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 27
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,750 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
352 219 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.53% 20.32% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 305 192 258
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -2 17 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Bedford -5 9 £47,500 +20.25% 1
Dunstable - 1 £32,500 -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (92.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (62.50%) SAN
4 24 (60.00%) VCP5
5 23 (57.50%) vSphere
6 21 (52.50%) Windows
7 19 (47.50%) NetApp
8 18 (45.00%) SQL
8 18 (45.00%) HP
9 17 (42.50%) VMware Server
10 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (37.50%) Oracle
11 15 (37.50%) IIS
12 14 (35.00%) MySQL
13 13 (32.50%) Linux
13 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (30.00%) VMware ESX
14 12 (30.00%) Cisco
15 11 (27.50%) Apache
15 11 (27.50%) iSCSI
16 10 (25.00%) HP SIM
16 10 (25.00%) SaaS
16 10 (25.00%) MCSE
16 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
16 10 (25.00%) Dell
17 9 (22.50%) DHCP
17 9 (22.50%) DNS
18 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
19 7 (17.50%) EMC
19 7 (17.50%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 15 (37.50%) IIS
2 11 (27.50%) Apache
3 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) SAN
2 11 (27.50%) iSCSI
3 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 9 (22.50%) DHCP
4 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (17.50%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (15.00%) DMZ
7 4 (10.00%) LAN
8 3 (7.50%) WAN
9 2 (5.00%) VoIP
9 2 (5.00%) VPN
10 1 (2.50%) Firewall
10 1 (2.50%) Network Security
10 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) VMware Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Support
5 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) VMware Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) e-Health
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Android
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.50%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) VCP5
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (25.00%) MCSE
4 7 (17.50%) MCITP
5 6 (15.00%) Degree
5 6 (15.00%) MCTS
6 5 (12.50%) NCDA
6 5 (12.50%) MCSA
6 5 (12.50%) CCA
6 5 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (10.00%) NCIE
7 4 (10.00%) VCAP
7 4 (10.00%) MCP
8 2 (5.00%) VTSP
8 2 (5.00%) VCDX
9 1 (2.50%) VCP4
9 1 (2.50%) HP AIS
9 1 (2.50%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (92.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (57.50%) vSphere
3 17 (42.50%) VMware Server
4 12 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (15.00%) VMFS
6 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 4 (10.00%) XenApp
8 4 (10.00%) vCloud
8 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
9 2 (5.00%) XenServer
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (47.50%) NetApp
3 18 (45.00%) HP
4 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (37.50%) Oracle
6 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 10 (25.00%) Dell
8 7 (17.50%) EMC
8 7 (17.50%) Citrix
9 4 (10.00%) Veeam
10 3 (7.50%) CA
11 2 (5.00%) Intel
11 2 (5.00%) McAfee
11 2 (5.00%) Lotus
12 1 (2.50%) Symantec
12 1 (2.50%) AppSense
12 1 (2.50%) PlateSpin
12 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
12 1 (2.50%) CommVault
12 1 (2.50%) IBM
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