The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Rank 42 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.59% 1.18% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 4.12% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £32,250 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £54,000 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £68,000 £58,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
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
83 97 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 24.48% 28.70% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72 95 129
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 Luton

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) Salary Trend in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) VCP5
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) SaaS
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Lumesse
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Server
6 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
7 2 (25.00%) NetApp
7 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 2 (25.00%) MCSA
7 2 (25.00%) Dell
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) CCA
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) VCP5
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCA
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Server
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Lumesse
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp