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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 40 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.51% 3.80% 7.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.85% 10.71% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 21
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £33,400 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
101 112 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.13% 35.44% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 84 91 71
Average salary £45,500 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Bedford

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (100.00%) CCNP
2 35 (85.37%) LAN
2 35 (85.37%) WAN
2 35 (85.37%) Cisco
3 34 (82.93%) CCDP
4 33 (80.49%) Network Security
5 32 (78.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 31 (75.61%) CheckPoint
6 31 (75.61%) Load Balancing
7 30 (73.17%) Data Centre
8 29 (70.73%) CCSE
9 26 (63.41%) CCSA
9 26 (63.41%) Firewall
10 23 (56.10%) OSPF
10 23 (56.10%) BGP
11 22 (53.66%) Spanning Tree
12 19 (46.34%) Network Management
13 17 (41.46%) TCP/IP
14 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
14 15 (36.59%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (34.15%) MS Visio
15 14 (34.15%) Wireshark
15 14 (34.15%) tcpdump
16 12 (29.27%) Check Point Certification
17 11 (26.83%) F5
18 9 (21.95%) Wireless
19 7 (17.07%) Network Design
20 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
21 5 (12.20%) Riverbed
21 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (34.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (85.37%) WAN
1 35 (85.37%) LAN
2 33 (80.49%) Network Security
3 32 (78.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (63.41%) Firewall
5 23 (56.10%) OSPF
5 23 (56.10%) BGP
6 22 (53.66%) Spanning Tree
7 17 (41.46%) TCP/IP
8 14 (34.15%) Wireshark
8 14 (34.15%) tcpdump
9 9 (21.95%) Wireless
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (12.20%) VLAN
11 5 (12.20%) VPN
12 4 (9.76%) 802.11
12 4 (9.76%) VoIP
13 2 (4.88%) Cisco PIX
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Consultant
1 19 (46.34%) Network Engineer
2 17 (41.46%) Network Consultant
3 13 (31.71%) Security Consultant
3 13 (31.71%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Security Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Network Design Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Load Balancing
2 19 (46.34%) Network Management
3 15 (36.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.07%) Network Design
5 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.20%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.32%) People Management
8 2 (4.88%) Coaching
8 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.44%) Time Management
9 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.44%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) CCNP
2 34 (82.93%) CCDP
3 29 (70.73%) CCSE
4 26 (63.41%) CCSA
5 12 (29.27%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (12.20%) CCNA
6 5 (12.20%) CCDA
7 1 (2.44%) CCIE
7 1 (2.44%) CCDE
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Cisco
2 31 (75.61%) CheckPoint
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) F5
5 5 (12.20%) Riverbed
5 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
5 5 (12.20%) VMware
6 4 (9.76%) Sourcefire
6 4 (9.76%) IronPort
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix