The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 47 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-35 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 54 122 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.68% 11.29% 13.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.08% 19.12% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 48 114 113
Average salary £45,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.18% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,357 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
595 638 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.52% 59.02% 60.27%
Number of salaries quoted 516 594 466
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -11 19 £37,000 -22.51% 5
Luton -39 15 £42,500 -13.26% 3
Dunstable -7 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Shefford - 1 - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 92 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (61.43%) Firewall
3 73 (52.14%) CCNP
4 59 (42.14%) VPN
5 56 (40.00%) WAN
6 54 (38.57%) LAN
7 53 (37.86%) Windows
8 51 (36.43%) CCNA
9 49 (35.00%) TCP/IP
10 47 (33.57%) Microsoft
11 44 (31.43%) DNS
12 42 (30.00%) CheckPoint
13 41 (29.29%) VMware
14 39 (27.86%) SAN
14 39 (27.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (25.00%) IIS
16 34 (24.29%) Disaster Recovery
17 32 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (22.14%) SQL
19 29 (20.71%) ITIL
19 29 (20.71%) SSL
20 28 (20.00%) MS Exchange
20 28 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
21 27 (19.29%) HP
21 27 (19.29%) Service Delivery
21 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2003
21 27 (19.29%) MPLS
22 26 (18.57%) OSPF
22 26 (18.57%) BGP
22 26 (18.57%) MCSE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 35 (25.00%) IIS
2 28 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 20 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (13.57%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (11.43%) SharePoint
6 15 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (8.57%) Apache
8 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (4.29%) Lync
10 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.71%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 23 (16.43%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.71%) MS Office
3 13 (9.29%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) SaaS
2 3 (2.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 86 (61.43%) Firewall
2 59 (42.14%) VPN
3 56 (40.00%) WAN
4 54 (38.57%) LAN
5 49 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 44 (31.43%) DNS
7 39 (27.86%) SAN
8 29 (20.71%) SSL
9 27 (19.29%) MPLS
10 26 (18.57%) OSPF
10 26 (18.57%) BGP
10 26 (18.57%) Network Security
11 21 (15.00%) Wireless
12 19 (13.57%) DHCP
13 18 (12.86%) Internet
14 16 (11.43%) EIGRP
15 14 (10.00%) DWDM
15 14 (10.00%) HTTP
15 14 (10.00%) RIP
15 14 (10.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.86%) MySQL
3 6 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (10.71%) Finance
2 9 (6.43%) Banking
3 4 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.43%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (32.86%) Network Engineer
2 18 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (12.14%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) Analyst
6 12 (8.57%) Network Specialist
6 12 (8.57%) Security Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Consultant
6 12 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Storage Specialist
7 11 (7.86%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (7.14%) Network Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Network Support
10 8 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) Network Consultant
12 6 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
13 5 (3.57%) Security Consultant
13 5 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Firmware
2 11 (7.86%) CLARiiON
2 11 (7.86%) EMC Centera
2 11 (7.86%) Replication
2 11 (7.86%) Symmetrix DMX
3 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.29%) Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.71%) SecurID
5 1 (0.71%) Statistics
5 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (37.86%) Windows
2 28 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (12.86%) Windows 7
5 17 (12.14%) Windows XP
6 15 (10.71%) Windows Vista
7 14 (10.00%) Linux
8 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) UNIX
9 1 (0.71%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (20.71%) ITIL
3 27 (19.29%) Service Delivery
4 20 (14.29%) Network Management
5 12 (8.57%) Change Control
5 12 (8.57%) Change Management
6 11 (7.86%) Capacity Management
7 10 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 10 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 8 (5.71%) Business Continuity
8 8 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 8 (5.71%) Service Management
8 8 (5.71%) PRINCE
9 7 (5.00%) Network Design
10 6 (4.29%) Software Deployment
11 5 (3.57%) Project Management
12 4 (2.86%) Incident Management
12 4 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (2.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.14%) SQL
2 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (52.14%) CCNP
3 51 (36.43%) CCNA
4 32 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (18.57%) MCSE
6 20 (14.29%) MCP
7 17 (12.14%) CCSA
7 17 (12.14%) CCIP
7 17 (12.14%) CCDP
8 16 (11.43%) CCSP
9 15 (10.71%) Degree
10 12 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (8.57%) CCSE
11 10 (7.14%) MCSA
11 10 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (5.00%) VCP5
13 6 (4.29%) Security+ Certification
14 5 (3.57%) CCDA
15 4 (2.86%) MCITP
16 3 (2.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (27.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (12.14%) Terminal Services
3 13 (9.29%) Active Directory
4 12 (8.57%) VMware ESX
5 11 (7.86%) ISA Server
6 10 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (7.14%) UAG
7 9 (6.43%) vSphere
7 9 (6.43%) Hyper-V
8 6 (4.29%) MetaFrame
9 5 (3.57%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.14%) VMFS
10 3 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) HP NNM
2 7 (5.00%) Nessus
3 6 (4.29%) HP SIM
3 6 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (33.57%) Microsoft
2 42 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 41 (29.29%) VMware
4 27 (19.29%) HP
5 25 (17.86%) Juniper
6 19 (13.57%) NetApp
7 18 (12.86%) Citrix
8 16 (11.43%) F5
9 12 (8.57%) EMC
9 12 (8.57%) Oracle
10 7 (5.00%) Symantec
11 5 (3.57%) Dell
12 3 (2.14%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.14%) Veeam
12 3 (2.14%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.43%) Altiris
13 2 (1.43%) Avaya
13 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.71%) BT
14 1 (0.71%) Wyse
Luton, Bedfordshire
Response Personnel
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedfordshire
ACO Technologies plc
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On call 1 wk in 3 = 20% payment
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago