The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 40 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 54 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.26% 2.66% 4.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.88% 8.64% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 39
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,450 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
Cisco Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
320 359 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.16% 30.76% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 276 310 194
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +12 22 £52,500 +50.00%
Luton +15 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Dunstable -9 7 £53,750 -13.30%
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 92 (74.80%) Cisco
2 90 (73.17%) CCNP
3 57 (46.34%) CCNA
4 56 (45.53%) Firewall
5 53 (43.09%) LAN
5 53 (43.09%) WAN
6 51 (41.46%) Network Security
6 51 (41.46%) Data Centre
7 50 (40.65%) CCDP
8 45 (36.59%) CheckPoint
8 45 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 44 (35.77%) Load Balancing
10 40 (32.52%) CCSE
11 37 (30.08%) BGP
12 36 (29.27%) OSPF
12 36 (29.27%) CCSA
13 34 (27.64%) Microsoft
14 33 (26.83%) TCP/IP
14 33 (26.83%) Network Management
14 33 (26.83%) F5
15 29 (23.58%) Spanning Tree
16 26 (21.14%) Wireless
16 26 (21.14%) MS Visio
17 25 (20.33%) Disaster Recovery
17 25 (20.33%) Network Design
18 24 (19.51%) VPN
19 21 (17.07%) Change Management
20 19 (15.45%) Juniper
21 18 (14.63%) Citrix
21 18 (14.63%) VMware

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (21.14%) MS Visio
2 13 (10.57%) MS Office
3 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (45.53%) Firewall
2 53 (43.09%) LAN
2 53 (43.09%) WAN
3 51 (41.46%) Network Security
4 45 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 37 (30.08%) BGP
6 36 (29.27%) OSPF
7 33 (26.83%) TCP/IP
8 29 (23.58%) Spanning Tree
9 26 (21.14%) Wireless
10 24 (19.51%) VPN
11 18 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (13.82%) tcpdump
12 17 (13.82%) Wireshark
13 11 (8.94%) SAN
13 11 (8.94%) MPLS
14 10 (8.13%) RIP
14 10 (8.13%) DWDM
14 10 (8.13%) EIGRP
14 10 (8.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Legal
2 3 (2.44%) Marketing
3 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (29.27%) Network Engineer
2 33 (26.83%) Consultant
3 27 (21.95%) Network Consultant
4 23 (18.70%) Security Consultant
5 20 (16.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 11 (8.94%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Transition Manager
8 9 (7.32%) Architect
9 8 (6.50%) Security Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Network Architect
10 7 (5.69%) Implementation Consultant
10 7 (5.69%) Network Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
12 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (4.07%) Windows Support Engineer
13 4 (3.25%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.63%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 51 (41.46%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.50%) Statistics
3 4 (3.25%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.25%) Replication
4 2 (1.63%) CCTV
5 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Windows
2 6 (4.88%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Load Balancing
2 33 (26.83%) Network Management
3 25 (20.33%) Network Design
3 25 (20.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (17.07%) Change Management
5 14 (11.38%) ITIL
6 9 (7.32%) WAN Optimisation
6 9 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.88%) Project Management
9 5 (4.07%) ERP
10 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.25%) Information Security
10 4 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.44%) Network Architecture
11 3 (2.44%) SDLC
12 2 (1.63%) Project Planning
12 2 (1.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 1 (0.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.13%) SQL
2 6 (4.88%) VB
3 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (73.17%) CCNP
2 57 (46.34%) CCNA
3 50 (40.65%) CCDP
4 40 (32.52%) CCSE
5 36 (29.27%) CCSA
6 16 (13.01%) Check Point Certification
7 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (10.57%) MCSE
9 8 (6.50%) CCDA
9 8 (6.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (5.69%) Degree
10 7 (5.69%) MCSA
11 6 (4.88%) CCA
11 6 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.44%) CISSP
12 3 (2.44%) HND
12 3 (2.44%) CCIP
13 2 (1.63%) MCP
13 2 (1.63%) CCIE
14 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.25%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (10.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.88%) Terminal Services
3 6 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (4.07%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 92 (74.80%) Cisco
2 45 (36.59%) CheckPoint
3 34 (27.64%) Microsoft
4 33 (26.83%) F5
5 19 (15.45%) Juniper
6 18 (14.63%) Citrix
6 18 (14.63%) VMware
7 13 (10.57%) Riverbed
8 11 (8.94%) HP
9 9 (7.32%) SolarWinds
10 8 (6.50%) Sourcefire
11 5 (4.07%) Oracle
11 5 (4.07%) SAP
11 5 (4.07%) CommVault
11 5 (4.07%) FalconStor
12 4 (3.25%) LogRhythm
12 4 (3.25%) IronPort
13 1 (0.81%) AirMagnet
13 1 (0.81%) Draytek
13 1 (0.81%) Mitel