The table below looks at the statistics for VCP4 in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP4 over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 4 (VCP4)
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs citing VCP4 0 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - - 4.62%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 17
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
VCP4
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 85 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 20.10% 24.36% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 76 80 153
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VCP4
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP4 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VCP4
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP4 across the Luton region.

VCP4 Salary Trend in Luton

VCP4
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing VCP4 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 VCP4.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5

VCP4
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing VCP4 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 VCP4. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware