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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 30 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 74 80 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.42% 7.95% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 12.46% 13.07% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 80 140
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,266 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £55,800 £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
594 612 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.52% 60.83% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 503 569 543
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 27 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Luton -24 12 £32,500 -35.00%
Dunstable 0 7 £62,000 +37.77%
Shefford - 4 £30,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard -10 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 89 (62.68%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (60.56%) Firewall
3 68 (47.89%) CCNP
4 60 (42.25%) TCP/IP
5 49 (34.51%) WAN
6 46 (32.39%) LAN
6 46 (32.39%) CCNA
7 45 (31.69%) CheckPoint
7 45 (31.69%) VMware
8 43 (30.28%) Windows
9 42 (29.58%) VPN
9 42 (29.58%) SAN
10 40 (28.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (26.76%) Network Security
12 37 (26.06%) VMware Infrastructure
13 34 (23.94%) Network Management
13 34 (23.94%) Microsoft
14 32 (22.54%) ITIL
14 32 (22.54%) Service Delivery
15 31 (21.83%) OSPF
15 31 (21.83%) BGP
15 31 (21.83%) HP
16 30 (21.13%) SSL
17 29 (20.42%) DNS
18 28 (19.72%) Juniper
19 27 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
20 24 (16.90%) Degree
20 24 (16.90%) NetApp
20 24 (16.90%) MPLS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (14.08%) IIS
2 18 (12.68%) SharePoint Server
3 17 (11.97%) MS Exchange
4 13 (9.15%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.52%) Apache
6 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) Lync
8 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) MS Office
2 17 (11.97%) MS Visio
3 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) SaaS
2 3 (2.11%) Office 365
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 86 (60.56%) Firewall
2 60 (42.25%) TCP/IP
3 49 (34.51%) WAN
4 46 (32.39%) LAN
5 42 (29.58%) VPN
5 42 (29.58%) SAN
6 38 (26.76%) Network Security
7 31 (21.83%) OSPF
7 31 (21.83%) BGP
8 30 (21.13%) SSL
9 29 (20.42%) DNS
10 24 (16.90%) MPLS
11 21 (14.79%) Internet
12 20 (14.08%) Wireless
13 19 (13.38%) EIGRP
14 18 (12.68%) DWDM
14 18 (12.68%) RIP
14 18 (12.68%) HSRP
15 15 (10.56%) NAS
16 14 (9.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.82%) MySQL
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 17 (11.97%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Banking
3 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (35.92%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.79%) Support Engineer
3 19 (13.38%) Consultant
4 17 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (10.56%) Storage Specialist
5 15 (10.56%) Technical Specialist
6 14 (9.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 14 (9.86%) Network Support
6 14 (9.86%) Network Specialist
6 14 (9.86%) Network Consultant
7 12 (8.45%) Network Security Consultant
7 12 (8.45%) Security Consultant
8 9 (6.34%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Security Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 5 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (2.82%) Analyst
11 4 (2.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) Firmware
2 16 (11.27%) Symmetrix DMX
2 16 (11.27%) CLARiiON
3 15 (10.56%) Replication
3 15 (10.56%) EMC Centera
4 12 (8.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.70%) SecurID
5 1 (0.70%) Statistics
5 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.28%) Windows
2 27 (19.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (14.79%) Windows 7
4 15 (10.56%) Windows XP
4 15 (10.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (8.45%) Windows Vista
5 12 (8.45%) Linux
6 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.41%) Windows NT
7 2 (1.41%) CentOS
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (23.94%) Network Management
3 32 (22.54%) ITIL
3 32 (22.54%) Service Delivery
4 15 (10.56%) Change Management
5 14 (9.86%) Asset Management
6 13 (9.15%) Change Control
7 12 (8.45%) Process Improvement
7 12 (8.45%) Load Balancing
8 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.04%) PRINCE
8 10 (7.04%) Project Management
9 9 (6.34%) Network Design
10 5 (3.52%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.82%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.82%) Capacity Management
11 4 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.11%) Migration
13 2 (1.41%) Logistics
13 2 (1.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.38%) SQL
2 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 89 (62.68%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (47.89%) CCNP
3 46 (32.39%) CCNA
4 27 (19.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (16.90%) Degree
6 20 (14.08%) CCDP
7 19 (13.38%) CCSA
7 19 (13.38%) CCSE
8 17 (11.97%) MCSE
9 14 (9.86%) CCIP
10 13 (9.15%) CCSP
10 13 (9.15%) MCP
11 12 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (7.75%) Check Point Certification
12 11 (7.75%) MCITP
13 8 (5.63%) MCSA
14 7 (4.93%) VCP5
15 5 (3.52%) CCDA
16 3 (2.11%) VCAP
16 3 (2.11%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (26.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (16.20%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.86%) Terminal Services
4 13 (9.15%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.63%) vSphere
5 8 (5.63%) ISA Server
6 7 (4.93%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (4.93%) UAG
7 6 (4.23%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.52%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.11%) VMFS
10 2 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.70%) XenApp
11 1 (0.70%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 17 (11.97%) HP NNM
2 6 (4.23%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.70%) WSUS
4 1 (0.70%) SCCM
4 1 (0.70%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 45 (31.69%) CheckPoint
1 45 (31.69%) VMware
2 34 (23.94%) Microsoft
3 31 (21.83%) HP
4 28 (19.72%) Juniper
5 24 (16.90%) NetApp
6 19 (13.38%) F5
7 16 (11.27%) EMC
8 8 (5.63%) Citrix
9 5 (3.52%) Dell
9 5 (3.52%) Oracle
10 4 (2.82%) Veeam
11 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.41%) Symantec
11 2 (1.41%) SAP
11 2 (1.41%) Avaya
12 1 (0.70%) Aruba
12 1 (0.70%) Polycom
12 1 (0.70%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.70%) Brocade
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