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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 32 41 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 64 69 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.86% 5.92% 15.50%
As % of the Vendors category 12.19% 11.11% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 151
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
525 621 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.08% 53.30% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 419 569 584
Average salary £45,000 £40,958 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% -13.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +24 25 £48,500 +29.33% 5
Luton +5 15 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Dunstable -3 8 £47,500 -1.04% 1
Leighton Buzzard -2 1 - -
Biggleswade - 1 £36,000 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 93 (73.23%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (62.99%) CCNP
3 55 (43.31%) Microsoft
4 54 (42.52%) Firewall
5 48 (37.80%) TCP/IP
5 48 (37.80%) LAN
6 45 (35.43%) Network Security
7 44 (34.65%) WAN
8 43 (33.86%) BGP
9 42 (33.07%) OSPF
10 40 (31.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 40 (31.50%) CCDP
11 39 (30.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 38 (29.92%) CheckPoint
13 37 (29.13%) Network Management
14 34 (26.77%) CCSE
14 34 (26.77%) MS Visio
15 33 (25.98%) CCNA
16 32 (25.20%) VMware
17 31 (24.41%) CCSA
18 30 (23.62%) MS Excel
18 30 (23.62%) Load Balancing
19 29 (22.83%) Windows
20 28 (22.05%) Active Directory
20 28 (22.05%) Finance
20 28 (22.05%) Spanning Tree
21 26 (20.47%) SAN
22 25 (19.69%) Wireless
23 23 (18.11%) SQL
24 22 (17.32%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (26.77%) MS Visio
2 30 (23.62%) MS Excel
3 17 (13.39%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Office 365
2 5 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (42.52%) Firewall
2 48 (37.80%) TCP/IP
2 48 (37.80%) LAN
3 45 (35.43%) Network Security
4 44 (34.65%) WAN
5 43 (33.86%) BGP
6 42 (33.07%) OSPF
7 39 (30.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 28 (22.05%) Spanning Tree
9 26 (20.47%) SAN
10 25 (19.69%) Wireless
11 20 (15.75%) VPN
12 17 (13.39%) Wireshark
13 16 (12.60%) SSL
13 16 (12.60%) RIP
13 16 (12.60%) EIGRP
13 16 (12.60%) tcpdump
13 16 (12.60%) HSRP
14 14 (11.02%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (11.02%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (22.05%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Banking
3 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Legal
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (25.20%) Consultant
2 27 (21.26%) Network Engineer
3 23 (18.11%) Network Consultant
4 21 (16.54%) Security Consultant
5 18 (14.17%) Network Security Consultant
6 16 (12.60%) Support Engineer
7 14 (11.02%) Analyst
8 13 (10.24%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (8.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (7.87%) Project Manager
10 10 (7.87%) Server Engineer
11 9 (7.09%) Server Support Engineer
11 9 (7.09%) Server Support
12 8 (6.30%) Support Analyst
13 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Engineer
13 7 (5.51%) Technical Engineer
13 7 (5.51%) Data Centre Engineer
14 6 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 6 (4.72%) Network Specialist
15 5 (3.94%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) XMPP
2 2 (1.57%) .NET
2 2 (1.57%) HTML
2 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.57%) CSS
2 2 (1.57%) Web Services
2 2 (1.57%) WPF
3 1 (0.79%) Flash
3 1 (0.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) Replication
2 4 (3.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (2.36%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) Celerra
5 1 (0.79%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (0.79%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.79%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.83%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.72%) Windows XP
3 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.15%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.36%) Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.57%) Android
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.79%) CentOS
7 1 (0.79%) UNIX
7 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 37 (29.13%) Network Management
3 30 (23.62%) Load Balancing
4 21 (16.54%) ITIL
5 15 (11.81%) Network Design
5 15 (11.81%) PRINCE2
6 14 (11.02%) Change Management
7 11 (8.66%) Project Management
8 10 (7.87%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (3.94%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.15%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.15%) DDoS Mitigation
11 4 (3.15%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (3.15%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.15%) Process Improvement
11 4 (3.15%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (3.15%) Incident Management
12 3 (2.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) VB
3 2 (1.57%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 93 (73.23%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (62.99%) CCNP
3 40 (31.50%) CCDP
4 34 (26.77%) CCSE
5 33 (25.98%) CCNA
6 31 (24.41%) CCSA
7 19 (14.96%) Check Point Certification
8 12 (9.45%) Degree
9 9 (7.09%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (3.94%) MCSE
11 5 (3.94%) MCSA
11 5 (3.94%) PMP
11 5 (3.94%) PMI Certification
11 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (3.94%) CCDA
12 4 (3.15%) CCA
12 4 (3.15%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (2.36%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (22.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.02%) vSphere
4 8 (6.30%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.36%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.57%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.57%) XenApp
8 1 (0.79%) Xen
8 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) HP NNM
2 3 (2.36%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) SCOM
4 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 55 (43.31%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.92%) CheckPoint
3 32 (25.20%) VMware
4 22 (17.32%) F5
5 19 (14.96%) Juniper
6 15 (11.81%) HP
6 15 (11.81%) Citrix
7 13 (10.24%) FalconStor
7 13 (10.24%) CommVault
7 13 (10.24%) Oracle
8 8 (6.30%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.15%) LogRhythm
9 4 (3.15%) IronPort
10 3 (2.36%) NetApp
11 2 (1.57%) Dell
11 2 (1.57%) EMC
11 2 (1.57%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.57%) Spiceworks
12 1 (0.79%) Mitel
12 1 (0.79%) Draytek
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + £3k Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25-30K pa + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Car + pension + healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago