The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 33 51 11
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 71 58 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.45% 4.96% 13.30%
As % of the Vendors category 13.22% 9.46% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 50 130
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Cisco
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
537 613 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.77% 52.39% 58.73%
Number of salaries quoted 459 539 579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,901 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cisco
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +21 24 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Luton +11 23 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Dunstable -1 6 £55,000 +12.24%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 90 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (59.85%) CCNP
3 65 (49.24%) Microsoft
4 54 (40.91%) LAN
5 52 (39.39%) WAN
6 51 (38.64%) Network Security
7 50 (37.88%) Data Centre
8 49 (37.12%) CCDP
9 48 (36.36%) Firewall
10 45 (34.09%) TCP/IP
11 42 (31.82%) CheckPoint
12 39 (29.55%) BGP
13 38 (28.79%) OSPF
13 38 (28.79%) Cisco Nexus
13 38 (28.79%) CCSE
14 37 (28.03%) VMware
15 35 (26.52%) Disaster Recovery
15 35 (26.52%) CCSA
16 33 (25.00%) Network Management
17 32 (24.24%) CCNA
18 31 (23.48%) Windows
19 30 (22.73%) MS Visio
19 30 (22.73%) F5
19 30 (22.73%) Load Balancing
20 28 (21.21%) MS Excel
20 28 (21.21%) Spanning Tree
21 27 (20.45%) SQL
21 27 (20.45%) Active Directory
22 25 (18.94%) Finance
23 24 (18.18%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (22.73%) MS Visio
2 28 (21.21%) MS Excel
3 18 (13.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Office 365
2 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.27%) IaaS
5 2 (1.52%) SaaS
5 2 (1.52%) PaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 54 (40.91%) LAN
2 52 (39.39%) WAN
3 51 (38.64%) Network Security
4 48 (36.36%) Firewall
5 45 (34.09%) TCP/IP
6 39 (29.55%) BGP
7 38 (28.79%) OSPF
7 38 (28.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 28 (21.21%) Spanning Tree
9 24 (18.18%) SAN
10 19 (14.39%) Wireless
11 18 (13.64%) Wireshark
12 17 (12.88%) tcpdump
13 15 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (11.36%) VPN
14 13 (9.85%) iSCSI
14 13 (9.85%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (9.09%) HSRP
15 12 (9.09%) EIGRP
15 12 (9.09%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (18.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Marketing
3 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (1.52%) Legal
4 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (25.00%) Consultant
2 26 (19.70%) Network Consultant
3 25 (18.94%) Network Engineer
4 24 (18.18%) Security Consultant
5 21 (15.91%) Network Security Consultant
6 15 (11.36%) Analyst
6 15 (11.36%) Support Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Architect
8 12 (9.09%) Server Engineer
9 11 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Server Support Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Server Support
11 8 (6.06%) Project Manager
12 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
12 7 (5.30%) Network Architect
13 6 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
13 6 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) HTML
1 5 (3.79%) .NET
1 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET
1 5 (3.79%) CSS
1 5 (3.79%) WPF
2 3 (2.27%) XMPP
3 2 (1.52%) Middleware
3 2 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) ODBC
4 1 (0.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 50 (37.88%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.58%) Replication
3 3 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.76%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.76%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.76%) Celerra
5 1 (0.76%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (0.76%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.48%) Windows
2 14 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (7.58%) Windows XP
3 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.27%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.27%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) UNIX
8 1 (0.76%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.76%) Linux
8 1 (0.76%) CentOS
8 1 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 33 (25.00%) Network Management
3 30 (22.73%) Load Balancing
4 20 (15.15%) ITIL
5 19 (14.39%) Network Design
6 17 (12.88%) Project Management
7 12 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 11 (8.33%) Change Management
8 11 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.55%) High Availability
9 6 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.79%) Line Management
10 5 (3.79%) Time Management
10 5 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.03%) Programme Management
11 4 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.03%) Coaching
11 4 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (2.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.45%) SQL
2 5 (3.79%) C#
3 3 (2.27%) VB
4 2 (1.52%) C
5 1 (0.76%) VBScript
5 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (59.85%) CCNP
3 49 (37.12%) CCDP
4 38 (28.79%) CCSE
5 35 (26.52%) CCSA
6 32 (24.24%) CCNA
7 17 (12.88%) Check Point Certification
8 13 (9.85%) Degree
9 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (5.30%) CCDA
12 7 (5.30%) MCSE
12 7 (5.30%) MCSA
13 6 (4.55%) CCA
14 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (2.27%) HND
15 3 (2.27%) PMP
15 3 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (9.85%) Terminal Services
4 11 (8.33%) vSphere
5 9 (6.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.58%) HP NNM
2 5 (3.79%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (3.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.52%) SCCM
5 1 (0.76%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) Cacti
5 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 65 (49.24%) Microsoft
2 42 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 37 (28.03%) VMware
4 30 (22.73%) F5
5 21 (15.91%) Citrix
6 20 (15.15%) Juniper
7 11 (8.33%) CommVault
7 11 (8.33%) HP
7 11 (8.33%) Oracle
7 11 (8.33%) FalconStor
8 8 (6.06%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.03%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.03%) IronPort
10 3 (2.27%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.52%) EMC
11 2 (1.52%) NetApp
11 2 (1.52%) Spiceworks
12 1 (0.76%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (0.76%) Meraki
12 1 (0.76%) Meru Networks
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bedford Borough Council
Salary: From £26,293 to £28,746 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago