The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 48 24
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 21 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.50% 6.65% 10.41%
As % of the Vendors category 15.44% 11.28% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 28
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £35,000 £34,357
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Cisco
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 266 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.57% 58.98% 60.22%
Number of salaries quoted 99 258 160
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Cisco
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Bedford

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Bedford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco 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.

1 30 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 29 (82.86%) CCNP
2 29 (82.86%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (74.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (62.86%) Load Balancing
4 22 (62.86%) Network Security
4 22 (62.86%) LAN
4 22 (62.86%) CCDP
4 22 (62.86%) WAN
4 22 (62.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
5 20 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 20 (57.14%) BGP
5 20 (57.14%) CCSA
6 19 (54.29%) CCSE
6 19 (54.29%) MS Visio
6 19 (54.29%) OSPF
6 19 (54.29%) Network Management
7 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
7 18 (51.43%) Firewall
8 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
9 14 (40.00%) VMware
10 13 (37.14%) Wireshark
10 13 (37.14%) Check Point Certification
11 12 (34.29%) SAN
11 12 (34.29%) CommVault
11 12 (34.29%) Windows
11 12 (34.29%) SQL
11 12 (34.29%) Oracle
11 12 (34.29%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Visio
2 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) Network Security
1 22 (62.86%) LAN
1 22 (62.86%) WAN
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
2 20 (57.14%) BGP
3 19 (54.29%) OSPF
4 18 (51.43%) Firewall
5 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
6 13 (37.14%) Wireshark
7 12 (34.29%) SAN
7 12 (34.29%) tcpdump
7 12 (34.29%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.57%) Wireless
9 2 (5.71%) 802.11
9 2 (5.71%) VoIP
10 1 (2.86%) VPN
10 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Consultant
2 14 (40.00%) Network Consultant
3 12 (34.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
4 11 (31.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) Network Security Consultant
5 9 (25.71%) Security Consultant
5 9 (25.71%) Server Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) Server Support Engineer
5 9 (25.71%) Server Support
6 7 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
7 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
7 6 (17.14%) Analyst
7 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) AWS Consultant
8 5 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
8 5 (14.29%) Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (62.86%) Load Balancing
3 19 (54.29%) Network Management
4 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) CCNP
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (62.86%) CCDP
3 20 (57.14%) CCSA
4 19 (54.29%) CCSE
5 13 (37.14%) Check Point Certification
6 9 (25.71%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCDA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (34.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 14 (40.00%) VMware
4 12 (34.29%) CommVault
4 12 (34.29%) Oracle
4 12 (34.29%) FalconStor
5 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.71%) IronPort
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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