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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 86 68 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.93% 7.49% 11.83%
As % of the Vendors category 13.87% 12.81% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 75 68 119
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
620 531 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 57.14% 58.48% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 536 494 541
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 £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -13 21 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Luton -19 17 £40,500 -10.00%
Dunstable +5 15 £52,500 +31.25%
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
Leighton Buzzard +3 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 85 (59.86%) Firewall
2 81 (57.04%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (49.30%) TCP/IP
4 55 (38.73%) CCNP
5 52 (36.62%) VMware
6 51 (35.92%) SAN
7 45 (31.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (29.58%) CCNA
9 41 (28.87%) Windows
10 38 (26.76%) HP
10 38 (26.76%) Service Delivery
11 37 (26.06%) Active Directory
12 36 (25.35%) VPN
12 36 (25.35%) WAN
12 36 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 35 (24.65%) Network Management
14 34 (23.94%) Degree
14 34 (23.94%) ITIL
15 32 (22.54%) Juniper
16 30 (21.13%) Microsoft
16 30 (21.13%) LAN
17 29 (20.42%) Wireless
17 29 (20.42%) OSPF
17 29 (20.42%) BGP
18 28 (19.72%) SSL
18 28 (19.72%) F5
19 27 (19.01%) MPLS
19 27 (19.01%) Finance
20 26 (18.31%) CheckPoint
21 25 (17.61%) EIGRP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (8.45%) IIS
1 12 (8.45%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (7.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 3 (2.11%) Apache
7 2 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 25 (17.61%) MS Office
2 22 (15.49%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) SaaS
2 3 (2.11%) Office 365
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 85 (59.86%) Firewall
2 70 (49.30%) TCP/IP
3 51 (35.92%) SAN
4 36 (25.35%) VPN
4 36 (25.35%) WAN
5 30 (21.13%) LAN
6 29 (20.42%) Wireless
6 29 (20.42%) OSPF
6 29 (20.42%) BGP
7 28 (19.72%) SSL
8 27 (19.01%) MPLS
9 25 (17.61%) EIGRP
10 23 (16.20%) RIP
10 23 (16.20%) DWDM
10 23 (16.20%) HSRP
11 22 (15.49%) Network Security
12 19 (13.38%) DNS
12 19 (13.38%) Internet
13 13 (9.15%) NAS
14 10 (7.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.11%) MySQL
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 27 (19.01%) Finance
2 15 (10.56%) Banking
3 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.82%) Marketing
4 4 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (36.62%) Network Engineer
2 26 (18.31%) Support Engineer
3 18 (12.68%) Network Support
4 17 (11.97%) Network Support Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) Network Specialist
6 13 (9.15%) Storage Specialist
6 13 (9.15%) Technical Specialist
7 11 (7.75%) Consultant
8 10 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 8 (5.63%) Network Security Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) Network Consultant
9 8 (5.63%) Security Consultant
10 6 (4.23%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Analyst
12 4 (2.82%) Administrator
12 4 (2.82%) Architect
12 4 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) Symmetrix DMX
1 16 (11.27%) Computer Science
1 16 (11.27%) CLARiiON
2 15 (10.56%) Replication
3 13 (9.15%) EMC Centera
4 3 (2.11%) Symmetrix
5 2 (1.41%) SecurID
5 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.70%) Statistics
6 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.70%) Physics
6 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (28.87%) Windows
2 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (14.08%) Windows 7
4 10 (7.04%) Windows XP
4 10 (7.04%) Linux
5 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Vista
7 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.41%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 38 (26.76%) Service Delivery
3 35 (24.65%) Network Management
4 34 (23.94%) ITIL
5 19 (13.38%) Change Management
6 17 (11.97%) Mentoring
7 16 (11.27%) Process Improvement
7 16 (11.27%) Project Management
8 15 (10.56%) PRINCE2
8 15 (10.56%) PRINCE
9 14 (9.86%) Asset Management
10 12 (8.45%) Network Design
11 11 (7.75%) Change Control
12 9 (6.34%) Load Balancing
13 5 (3.52%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.52%) Migration
14 4 (2.82%) B2B
15 3 (2.11%) Capacity Management
15 3 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (2.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.75%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (57.04%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (38.73%) CCNP
3 42 (29.58%) CCNA
4 34 (23.94%) Degree
5 24 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (9.86%) MCITP
7 10 (7.04%) MCSE
8 9 (6.34%) CCDP
8 9 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (6.34%) CCSE
9 6 (4.23%) MCP
10 5 (3.52%) VCP5
10 5 (3.52%) CCSP
10 5 (3.52%) CCIP
10 5 (3.52%) CCSA
11 4 (2.82%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
12 3 (2.11%) VCAP
12 3 (2.11%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.70%) GPG13
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (26.06%) Active Directory
2 36 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (11.27%) VMware ESX
4 15 (10.56%) Firmware
5 8 (5.63%) Terminal Services
6 7 (4.93%) ISA Server
7 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
7 6 (4.23%) vSphere
8 5 (3.52%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (3.52%) UAG
9 4 (2.82%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.41%) VMFS
11 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.70%) XenApp
12 1 (0.70%) Squid
12 1 (0.70%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (16.20%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.82%) HP SIM
3 3 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.70%) SCOM
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.70%) WSUS
5 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 52 (36.62%) VMware
2 38 (26.76%) HP
3 32 (22.54%) Juniper
4 30 (21.13%) Microsoft
5 28 (19.72%) F5
6 26 (18.31%) CheckPoint
7 22 (15.49%) NetApp
8 16 (11.27%) EMC
9 10 (7.04%) Citrix
10 6 (4.23%) Dell
11 4 (2.82%) Veeam
12 3 (2.11%) Avaya
12 3 (2.11%) Oracle
12 3 (2.11%) Symantec
12 3 (2.11%) Websense
13 2 (1.41%) BT
13 2 (1.41%) 3Com
13 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.41%) SAP
13 2 (1.41%) Veritas
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