The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification 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
Cisco Certification
Rank 24 43 16
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 27 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.82% 5.70% 12.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 22.68% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.25%
Cisco Certification
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 97 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 26.47% 25.13% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 84 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco Certification 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 Cisco Certification.

1 28 (84.85%) CCNP
2 22 (66.67%) LAN
3 21 (63.64%) Cisco
4 20 (60.61%) WAN
5 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 17 (51.52%) Load Balancing
6 17 (51.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (48.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (45.45%) Firewall
8 15 (45.45%) CCNA
9 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
10 12 (36.36%) CCDP
10 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
10 12 (36.36%) CCSA
10 12 (36.36%) CCSE
10 12 (36.36%) Network Security
11 11 (33.33%) OSPF
11 11 (33.33%) BGP
11 11 (33.33%) MS Visio
12 10 (30.30%) Windows
12 10 (30.30%) Wireless
13 9 (27.27%) VLAN
13 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
13 9 (27.27%) VPN
13 9 (27.27%) Network Management
14 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
15 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
15 7 (21.21%) Check Point Certification
15 7 (21.21%) SAN
15 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco Certification 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 Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) LAN
2 20 (60.61%) WAN
3 17 (51.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (45.45%) Firewall
5 12 (36.36%) Network Security
6 11 (33.33%) OSPF
6 11 (33.33%) BGP
7 10 (30.30%) Wireless
8 9 (27.27%) VLAN
8 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 9 (27.27%) VPN
9 7 (21.21%) SAN
10 6 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
12 3 (9.09%) tcpdump
13 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
13 1 (3.03%) DNS
13 1 (3.03%) DHCP
General
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Consultant
2 11 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) Network Consultant
5 7 (21.21%) Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (18.18%) Security Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) Server Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Server Support Analyst
7 5 (15.15%) Server Engineer
7 5 (15.15%) Server Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Load Balancing
2 16 (48.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (27.27%) Network Management
4 6 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (12.12%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) CCNP
2 15 (45.45%) CCNA
3 12 (36.36%) CCDP
3 12 (36.36%) CCSA
3 12 (36.36%) CCSE
4 7 (21.21%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (15.15%) VCP4
6 4 (12.12%) MCSE
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
5 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
5 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 6 (18.18%) CommVault
6 6 (18.18%) FalconStor
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (12.12%) SAP
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) F5
9 1 (3.03%) Altiris
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Up to £46,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 6 days ago