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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 13 39 16
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 34 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.10% 7.47% 12.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.16% 25.56% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.18% -
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
77 133 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.40% 29.23% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 127 91
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 30 March 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 39 (86.67%) CCNP
2 32 (71.11%) LAN
3 30 (66.67%) WAN
3 30 (66.67%) Cisco
4 29 (64.44%) Load Balancing
4 29 (64.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 24 (53.33%) Firewall
7 22 (48.89%) CCDP
7 22 (48.89%) Network Security
8 21 (46.67%) CheckPoint
8 21 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (46.67%) CCSA
9 20 (44.44%) CCSE
9 20 (44.44%) BGP
9 20 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
10 19 (42.22%) MS Visio
10 19 (42.22%) OSPF
11 18 (40.00%) CCNA
12 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
12 17 (37.78%) Network Management
13 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
14 12 (26.67%) Check Point Certification
14 12 (26.67%) Wireless
15 11 (24.44%) VPN
15 11 (24.44%) Windows
15 11 (24.44%) VLAN
15 11 (24.44%) Wireshark
16 10 (22.22%) Riverbed
16 10 (22.22%) tcpdump

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 19 (42.22%) MS Visio
2 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) LAN
2 30 (66.67%) WAN
3 29 (64.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (53.33%) Firewall
5 22 (48.89%) Network Security
6 20 (44.44%) BGP
6 20 (44.44%) Spanning Tree
7 19 (42.22%) OSPF
8 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
9 12 (26.67%) Wireless
10 11 (24.44%) VLAN
10 11 (24.44%) Wireshark
10 11 (24.44%) VPN
11 10 (22.22%) tcpdump
12 7 (15.56%) SAN
13 6 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
15 1 (2.22%) 802.11
15 1 (2.22%) DNS
15 1 (2.22%) DHCP
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Consultant
2 16 (35.56%) Network Consultant
3 14 (31.11%) Network Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Security Consultant
4 11 (24.44%) Network Security Consultant
5 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (13.33%) Server Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
8 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Load Balancing
2 21 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (37.78%) Network Management
4 8 (17.78%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) CCNP
2 22 (48.89%) CCDP
3 21 (46.67%) CCSA
4 20 (44.44%) CCSE
5 18 (40.00%) CCNA
6 12 (26.67%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (11.11%) MCSE
7 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) CCDA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Cisco
2 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 10 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 9 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 8 (17.78%) VMware
7 6 (13.33%) FalconStor
7 6 (13.33%) Oracle
7 6 (13.33%) CommVault
8 5 (11.11%) SAP
9 2 (4.44%) IBM
9 2 (4.44%) Citrix
9 2 (4.44%) F5
10 1 (2.22%) Altiris
10 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.22%) IronPort
10 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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