The table below looks at the statistics for VCP5 in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VCP5 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware Certified Professional 5 (VCP5)
Rank 53 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VCP5 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.25% - 2.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.58% - 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £40,500 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -
VCP5
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
76 87 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.95% 24.65% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 69 83 150
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VCP5
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

VCP5 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VCP5
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Luton region.

VCP5 Salary Trend in Luton

VCP5
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VCP5 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

VCP5 Salary Histogram in Luton

VCP5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing VCP5 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 VCP5.

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) vSphere
2 14 (63.64%) SAN
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) MySQL
3 13 (59.09%) Oracle
3 13 (59.09%) IIS
4 12 (54.55%) VMware Server
5 11 (50.00%) SaaS
5 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (45.45%) NetApp
6 10 (45.45%) HP
6 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
6 10 (45.45%) iSCSI
7 9 (40.91%) Dell
7 9 (40.91%) Apache
8 7 (31.82%) DHCP
8 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 7 (31.82%) Cisco
8 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
11 3 (13.64%) DMZ
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) PowerShell

VCP5
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing VCP5 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 VCP5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (59.09%) IIS
2 9 (40.91%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) SAN
2 10 (45.45%) iSCSI
3 7 (31.82%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (31.82%) DHCP
3 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) VMware Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) vSphere
3 12 (54.55%) VMware Server
4 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 3 (13.64%) VMFS
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
3 10 (45.45%) HP
3 10 (45.45%) NetApp
4 9 (40.91%) Dell
5 7 (31.82%) Cisco
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Lumesse
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