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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 41 16
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 26 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.29% 7.38% 11.85%
As % of the Vendors category 18.44% 13.98% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 33
Average salary £45,250 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.12% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
141 236 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 50.36% 52.80% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 101 225 156
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Bedford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (81.08%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (78.38%) CCNP
4 27 (72.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (59.46%) WAN
5 22 (59.46%) LAN
5 22 (59.46%) CCDP
5 22 (59.46%) Network Security
6 21 (56.76%) Load Balancing
6 21 (56.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (56.76%) CheckPoint
6 21 (56.76%) CCSA
7 20 (54.05%) CCSE
7 20 (54.05%) BGP
8 19 (51.35%) OSPF
8 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
8 19 (51.35%) MS Visio
8 19 (51.35%) Firewall
9 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
10 17 (45.95%) Network Management
11 15 (40.54%) VMware
12 13 (35.14%) CCNA
12 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
12 13 (35.14%) SAN
13 12 (32.43%) CommVault
13 12 (32.43%) Windows
13 12 (32.43%) Check Point Certification
13 12 (32.43%) SQL
13 12 (32.43%) Oracle
13 12 (32.43%) Replication

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (51.35%) MS Excel
1 19 (51.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) LAN
1 22 (59.46%) WAN
1 22 (59.46%) Network Security
2 21 (56.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (54.05%) BGP
4 19 (51.35%) Firewall
4 19 (51.35%) OSPF
5 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
6 13 (35.14%) SAN
7 12 (32.43%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (29.73%) Wireshark
9 10 (27.03%) tcpdump
10 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.41%) Wireless
11 1 (2.70%) VLAN
11 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.70%) 802.11
11 1 (2.70%) VPN
11 1 (2.70%) DNS
General
1 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Consultant
2 16 (43.24%) Network Consultant
3 12 (32.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (29.73%) Security Consultant
4 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Network Security Consultant
4 11 (29.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (24.32%) Server Support Engineer
5 9 (24.32%) Server Support
5 9 (24.32%) Server Engineer
6 8 (21.62%) Analyst
7 7 (18.92%) Data Centre Engineer
8 6 (16.22%) Server Analyst
8 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
9 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (13.51%) Server Support Analyst
9 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 4 (10.81%) AWS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (56.76%) Load Balancing
3 17 (45.95%) Network Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL
5 1 (2.70%) Network Design
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (81.08%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (78.38%) CCNP
3 22 (59.46%) CCDP
4 21 (56.76%) CCSA
5 20 (54.05%) CCSE
6 13 (35.14%) CCNA
7 12 (32.43%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCDA
8 1 (2.70%) MCP
8 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) vSphere
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) CheckPoint
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 12 (32.43%) Oracle
4 12 (32.43%) FalconStor
4 12 (32.43%) CommVault
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Altiris
7 1 (2.70%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.70%) IronPort
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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