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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 82 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 18 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.56% 1.36% 4.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 6.74% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 41
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,900 £70,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
328 193 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.50% 20.19% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 290 180 341
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Bedford -1 11 £47,500 +37.68%
Luton -5 6 £37,750 -46.07% 1
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (93.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (61.36%) SAN
4 26 (59.09%) VCP5
5 22 (50.00%) Windows
5 22 (50.00%) vSphere
6 20 (45.45%) HP
6 20 (45.45%) NetApp
7 18 (40.91%) SQL
7 18 (40.91%) VMware Server
8 15 (34.09%) Oracle
8 15 (34.09%) IIS
8 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
8 15 (34.09%) VMware ESX
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (31.82%) MySQL
9 14 (31.82%) Linux
10 13 (29.55%) Cisco
11 12 (27.27%) SaaS
12 11 (25.00%) iSCSI
12 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 11 (25.00%) DHCP
12 11 (25.00%) DNS
12 11 (25.00%) MCSE
12 11 (25.00%) Apache
13 10 (22.73%) Dell
13 10 (22.73%) HP SIM
14 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
14 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
15 8 (18.18%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (34.09%) IIS
2 11 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.82%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.82%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) SaaS
2 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) SAN
2 11 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 11 (25.00%) DHCP
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (13.64%) DMZ
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
7 4 (9.09%) WAN
8 3 (6.82%) VoIP
8 3 (6.82%) VPN
9 1 (2.27%) NAS
9 1 (2.27%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) VMware Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Wintel Support
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.36%) Replication
1 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.82%) e-Health
3 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Phone
5 3 (6.82%) Android
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
2 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
2 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.82%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (6.82%) Change Management
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.27%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) VCP5
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (25.00%) MCSE
4 8 (18.18%) MCITP
4 8 (18.18%) Degree
5 7 (15.91%) MCTS
6 6 (13.64%) CCA
6 6 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (9.09%) MCP
7 4 (9.09%) MCSA
7 4 (9.09%) NCDA
7 4 (9.09%) NCIE
7 4 (9.09%) VCAP
8 3 (6.82%) VTSP
8 3 (6.82%) VCDX
9 1 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (93.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (50.00%) vSphere
3 18 (40.91%) VMware Server
4 15 (34.09%) VMware ESX
5 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (18.18%) VMFS
7 6 (13.64%) vCloud
8 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
9 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
9 4 (9.09%) XenApp
10 3 (6.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (4.55%) XenServer
12 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) HP
2 20 (45.45%) NetApp
3 15 (34.09%) Oracle
3 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco
5 10 (22.73%) Dell
6 8 (18.18%) Citrix
7 7 (15.91%) EMC
8 4 (9.09%) Veeam
9 3 (6.82%) Lotus
9 3 (6.82%) CA
9 3 (6.82%) McAfee
10 2 (4.55%) Intel
10 2 (4.55%) Lumesse
11 1 (2.27%) PlateSpin
11 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
11 1 (2.27%) AppSense
11 1 (2.27%) Symantec
11 1 (2.27%) CommVault
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