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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 63 111 76
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -35
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 29 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.49% 0.25% 2.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.28% 0.86% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 28
Average salary £45,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £54,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% -
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
257 350 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.10% 28.64% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 208 335 271
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 £29,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +46 21 £48,500 -30.71%
Luton -1 3 £32,500 -45.83%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (95.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (93.48%) Citrix
4 23 (50.00%) XenApp
5 22 (47.83%) vSphere
6 21 (45.65%) Windows
6 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
6 21 (45.65%) VMware ESX
7 20 (43.48%) MCSE
7 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (43.48%) Incident Management
8 19 (41.30%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
10 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
10 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
10 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (34.78%) ITIL
12 15 (32.61%) MCSA
12 15 (32.61%) Intel
12 15 (32.61%) VCP5
13 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (28.26%) MCP
14 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (17.39%) CCA
16 8 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
17 7 (15.22%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) Network Security
3 4 (8.70%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
1 22 (47.83%) Senior Analyst
1 22 (47.83%) Server Analyst
1 22 (47.83%) Senior Server Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Incident Management
2 19 (41.30%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (34.78%) ITIL
4 10 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VBScript
2 1 (2.17%) VB
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) MCSE
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (32.61%) MCSA
2 15 (32.61%) VCP5
3 13 (28.26%) MCP
4 8 (17.39%) CCA
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.70%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) MCTS
6 2 (4.35%) VCP4
7 1 (2.17%) MCITP
7 1 (2.17%) Degree
7 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 44 (95.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (50.00%) XenApp
3 22 (47.83%) vSphere
4 21 (45.65%) VMware ESX
5 18 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.17%) Xen
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (93.48%) Citrix
3 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (32.61%) Intel
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
6 4 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) Lumesse
8 1 (2.17%) FalconStor
8 1 (2.17%) CA
8 1 (2.17%) CommVault
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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