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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 60 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 32 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.97% 0.29% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.67% 1.04% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 25
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £56,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
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
300 288 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.86% 27.96% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 251 271 274
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +40 23 £45,000 -35.71%
Luton +3 2 £32,250 -47.34%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (95.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (85.37%) Citrix
4 19 (46.34%) XenApp
4 19 (46.34%) vSphere
5 18 (43.90%) VMware ESX
5 18 (43.90%) Windows
6 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
6 17 (41.46%) Incident Management
6 17 (41.46%) Capacity Planning
7 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (36.59%) MCSE
8 14 (34.15%) VCP5
9 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
9 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
9 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
10 12 (29.27%) ITIL
10 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (26.83%) Intel
12 10 (24.39%) MCSA
12 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (21.95%) MCP
13 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (19.51%) Cisco
15 7 (17.07%) CCA
15 7 (17.07%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (7.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
1 19 (46.34%) Senior Analyst
1 19 (46.34%) Server Analyst
1 19 (46.34%) Senior Server Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Incident Management
1 17 (41.46%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 6 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) VBScript
2 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (36.59%) MCSE
2 14 (34.15%) VCP5
3 10 (24.39%) MCSA
4 9 (21.95%) MCP
5 7 (17.07%) CCA
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (14.63%) VCP4
7 3 (7.32%) CCNA
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (4.88%) MCTS
9 1 (2.44%) MCITP
9 1 (2.44%) Degree
9 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (46.34%) XenApp
2 19 (46.34%) vSphere
3 18 (43.90%) VMware ESX
4 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.44%) Xen
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) VMware
2 35 (85.37%) Citrix
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) Intel
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco
6 5 (12.20%) HP
7 4 (9.76%) Lumesse
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) FalconStor
9 1 (2.44%) CA
9 1 (2.44%) CommVault
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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