The first table below looks at the demand for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend 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 August 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 Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank - 25 14
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - 0.75% 2.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.35% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 41.46% 17.16% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 28
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
South Wales

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) across the Bridgend region.

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec