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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 91 64 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.84% 6.74% 14.00%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 11.15% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 81 64 141
Average salary £44,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £56,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
641 574 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.21% 60.42% 62.35%
Number of salaries quoted 538 535 569
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -3 29 £47,500 +48.43% 1
Luton -19 16 £40,500 -10.00% 2
Dunstable +7 15 £52,500 +31.25%
Shefford - 5 £30,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard -6 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 91 (60.26%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (58.94%) Firewall
3 67 (44.37%) TCP/IP
4 65 (43.05%) CCNP
5 49 (32.45%) VMware
5 49 (32.45%) SAN
6 46 (30.46%) CCNA
6 46 (30.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 45 (29.80%) Windows
8 44 (29.14%) VPN
9 43 (28.48%) WAN
10 39 (25.83%) Service Delivery
10 39 (25.83%) CheckPoint
11 38 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (24.50%) LAN
12 37 (24.50%) ITIL
12 37 (24.50%) Juniper
12 37 (24.50%) HP
13 35 (23.18%) Microsoft
14 34 (22.52%) Network Management
15 32 (21.19%) OSPF
15 32 (21.19%) BGP
16 31 (20.53%) SSL
17 30 (19.87%) Active Directory
17 30 (19.87%) Network Security
18 29 (19.21%) Degree
18 29 (19.21%) MPLS
19 28 (18.54%) F5
20 27 (17.88%) DNS
20 27 (17.88%) NetApp

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (11.92%) IIS
2 15 (9.93%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.93%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (7.28%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.31%) Apache
6 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (16.56%) MS Office
2 22 (14.57%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.64%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) SaaS
2 3 (1.99%) Office 365
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (58.94%) Firewall
2 67 (44.37%) TCP/IP
3 49 (32.45%) SAN
4 44 (29.14%) VPN
5 43 (28.48%) WAN
6 37 (24.50%) LAN
7 32 (21.19%) OSPF
7 32 (21.19%) BGP
8 31 (20.53%) SSL
9 30 (19.87%) Network Security
10 29 (19.21%) MPLS
11 27 (17.88%) DNS
12 25 (16.56%) Wireless
13 24 (15.89%) EIGRP
14 22 (14.57%) DWDM
14 22 (14.57%) RIP
14 22 (14.57%) HSRP
15 20 (13.25%) Internet
16 16 (10.60%) NAS
17 14 (9.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.65%) MySQL
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
General
1 25 (16.56%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Banking
3 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (37.09%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.89%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.26%) Network Support Engineer
3 17 (11.26%) Network Support
4 16 (10.60%) Technical Specialist
4 16 (10.60%) Storage Specialist
5 15 (9.93%) Network Specialist
5 15 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (9.93%) Consultant
6 10 (6.62%) Network Consultant
6 10 (6.62%) Security Consultant
6 10 (6.62%) Network Security Consultant
7 8 (5.30%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (5.30%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (4.64%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.31%) Analyst
10 4 (2.65%) Architect
10 4 (2.65%) Administrator
10 4 (2.65%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.58%) CLARiiON
1 19 (12.58%) Symmetrix DMX
2 18 (11.92%) Firmware
3 16 (10.60%) EMC Centera
3 16 (10.60%) Replication
4 13 (8.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.99%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.32%) SecurID
7 1 (0.66%) Statistics
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.80%) Windows
2 26 (17.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (13.25%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.27%) Windows XP
5 13 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (8.61%) Linux
6 10 (6.62%) Windows Vista
7 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.32%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (25.83%) Service Delivery
3 37 (24.50%) ITIL
4 34 (22.52%) Network Management
5 19 (12.58%) Change Management
6 16 (10.60%) Asset Management
6 16 (10.60%) Process Improvement
7 14 (9.27%) PRINCE2
7 14 (9.27%) PRINCE
8 13 (8.61%) Project Management
8 13 (8.61%) Network Design
8 13 (8.61%) Change Control
9 11 (7.28%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.31%) Migration
11 5 (3.31%) Business Continuity
12 4 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.65%) Capacity Management
13 3 (1.99%) Logistics
13 3 (1.99%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.26%) SQL
2 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 91 (60.26%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (43.05%) CCNP
3 46 (30.46%) CCNA
4 29 (19.21%) Degree
5 25 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (11.26%) CCSE
7 16 (10.60%) CCDP
8 14 (9.27%) CCSA
8 14 (9.27%) MCSE
9 12 (7.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (7.95%) MCITP
10 10 (6.62%) MCP
10 10 (6.62%) CCIP
10 10 (6.62%) Check Point Certification
10 10 (6.62%) CCSP
11 7 (4.64%) VCP5
12 6 (3.97%) MCSA
13 4 (2.65%) CCDA
14 3 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (1.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.22%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) GPG13
System Software
1 38 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (19.87%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.27%) VMware ESX
4 12 (7.95%) Terminal Services
5 8 (5.30%) ISA Server
5 8 (5.30%) vSphere
6 6 (3.97%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (3.97%) UAG
6 6 (3.97%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.97%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.99%) VMFS
7 3 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.66%) XenApp
8 1 (0.66%) Squid
8 1 (0.66%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 21 (13.91%) HP NNM
2 6 (3.97%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.32%) SCCM
3 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.66%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.66%) WSUS
4 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 49 (32.45%) VMware
2 39 (25.83%) CheckPoint
3 37 (24.50%) HP
3 37 (24.50%) Juniper
4 35 (23.18%) Microsoft
5 28 (18.54%) F5
6 27 (17.88%) NetApp
7 19 (12.58%) EMC
8 10 (6.62%) Citrix
9 6 (3.97%) Dell
10 5 (3.31%) Oracle
11 4 (2.65%) Veeam
12 3 (1.99%) Avaya
12 3 (1.99%) Symantec
12 3 (1.99%) Websense
13 2 (1.32%) BT
13 2 (1.32%) Veritas
13 2 (1.32%) Lotus
13 2 (1.32%) SAP
13 2 (1.32%) Aruba
Bedfordshire
Volt
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Plus 10% bunus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - 10% bonus scheme + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Shefford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago