The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - 38 27
Permanent jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) 0 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 1.13% 8.70%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.82% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Median salary - £65,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +39.03%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

VMware Certified Professional (VCP) is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 36 71 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 27.27% 40.11% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 61
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +20.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Bedford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for VMware Certified Professional (VCP) in Bedford

VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing VMware Certified Professional (VCP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for VMware Certified Professional (VCP).

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) VCP6
1 1 (100.00%) CCMSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Encryption

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Encryption
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCMSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) VCDX
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
1 1 (100.00%) VCP6
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware