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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 35 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 61 77 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.64% 7.48% 11.40%
As % of the Vendors category 11.55% 14.69% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 119
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 £33,400 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -1.20%
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
528 524 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.80% 50.92% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 420 478 532
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +20 23 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Luton -18 10 £47,500 -
Dunstable +5 4 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 3 £28,750 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 97 (67.36%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (51.39%) CCNP
3 69 (47.92%) Firewall
4 67 (46.53%) TCP/IP
5 51 (35.42%) VMware
6 50 (34.72%) Microsoft
7 46 (31.94%) SAN
7 46 (31.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 44 (30.56%) Active Directory
9 41 (28.47%) BGP
10 40 (27.78%) OSPF
11 39 (27.08%) CCNA
12 37 (25.69%) Windows
13 35 (24.31%) Finance
14 33 (22.92%) MS Visio
14 33 (22.92%) Network Management
15 32 (22.22%) Wireless
16 31 (21.53%) LAN
16 31 (21.53%) VPN
17 30 (20.83%) HP
17 30 (20.83%) MS Excel
17 30 (20.83%) Juniper
17 30 (20.83%) F5
18 29 (20.14%) WAN
19 28 (19.44%) ITIL
19 28 (19.44%) Network Security
20 27 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (18.75%) MS Office
20 27 (18.75%) CheckPoint
21 26 (18.06%) EIGRP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.69%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (22.92%) MS Visio
2 30 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 27 (18.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) SaaS
2 3 (2.08%) Office 365
2 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.69%) PaaS
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (47.92%) Firewall
2 67 (46.53%) TCP/IP
3 46 (31.94%) SAN
4 41 (28.47%) BGP
5 40 (27.78%) OSPF
6 32 (22.22%) Wireless
7 31 (21.53%) LAN
7 31 (21.53%) VPN
8 29 (20.14%) WAN
9 28 (19.44%) Network Security
10 26 (18.06%) EIGRP
10 26 (18.06%) SSL
11 25 (17.36%) RIP
11 25 (17.36%) HSRP
12 24 (16.67%) MPLS
13 23 (15.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (14.58%) DWDM
15 13 (9.03%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (6.25%) iSCSI
17 8 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 35 (24.31%) Finance
2 17 (11.81%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Marketing
5 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (25.69%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.28%) Support Engineer
3 21 (14.58%) Consultant
4 17 (11.81%) Network Specialist
5 16 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 16 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (10.42%) Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
7 12 (8.33%) Security Consultant
8 11 (7.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Server Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Network Support
9 9 (6.25%) Server Support Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Server Support
9 9 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 9 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) Data Centre Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) XMPP
1 1 (0.69%) Web Services
1 1 (0.69%) ODBC
1 1 (0.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.03%) Replication
2 7 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.08%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (2.08%) CLARiiON
3 3 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.39%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.69%) SecurID
5 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.69%) Physics
5 1 (0.69%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.69%) Windows
2 9 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 8 (5.56%) Linux
4 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.78%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (0.69%) CentOS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 33 (22.92%) Network Management
3 28 (19.44%) ITIL
4 25 (17.36%) Service Delivery
5 22 (15.28%) Change Management
6 20 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 17 (11.81%) PRINCE
7 17 (11.81%) Process Improvement
8 16 (11.11%) Load Balancing
9 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.56%) Project Management
10 8 (5.56%) Network Design
11 5 (3.47%) B2B
11 5 (3.47%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (2.78%) Asset Management
13 3 (2.08%) Business Development
13 3 (2.08%) Incident Management
13 3 (2.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.58%) SQL
2 3 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 97 (67.36%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (51.39%) CCNP
3 39 (27.08%) CCNA
4 25 (17.36%) Degree
5 22 (15.28%) CCDP
6 20 (13.89%) CCSE
7 17 (11.81%) CCSA
8 10 (6.94%) VCP4
9 8 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.86%) Check Point Certification
10 7 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (3.47%) VCP5
13 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
14 3 (2.08%) MCITP
14 3 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (2.08%) MCSE
14 3 (2.08%) MCSA
14 3 (2.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) GPG13
2 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 27 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.11%) vSphere
4 7 (4.86%) Terminal Services
4 7 (4.86%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.08%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.69%) Xen
7 1 (0.69%) Squid
7 1 (0.69%) XenApp
7 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.69%) Firmware
7 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 21 (14.58%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.78%) SCCM
3 2 (1.39%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (35.42%) VMware
2 50 (34.72%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.83%) HP
3 30 (20.83%) Juniper
3 30 (20.83%) F5
4 27 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 13 (9.03%) Citrix
5 13 (9.03%) CommVault
5 13 (9.03%) Oracle
5 13 (9.03%) FalconStor
6 5 (3.47%) NetApp
6 5 (3.47%) Dell
7 4 (2.78%) Lumesse
8 3 (2.08%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.08%) EMC
8 3 (2.08%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.39%) Websense
9 2 (1.39%) Symantec
9 2 (1.39%) Avaya
9 2 (1.39%) IBM
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum + Travel between sites
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension, 25+ holidays, flexi
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 11 days ago