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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 36 40 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 54 88 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.79% 6.80% 13.41%
As % of the Vendors category 10.02% 12.81% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 76 139
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £34,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
539 687 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.83% 53.05% 59.25%
Number of salaries quoted 417 631 589
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £56,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 April 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 24 April 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 +25 19 £45,500 +13.75% 3
Luton -8 14 £40,000 -5.88%
Dunstable +3 6 £47,500 +30.13%
Leighton Buzzard -2 3 £28,750 -17.85%
Biggleswade - 1 £36,000 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (60.33%) CCNP
3 57 (47.11%) Firewall
4 54 (44.63%) TCP/IP
5 52 (42.98%) Microsoft
6 42 (34.71%) BGP
7 41 (33.88%) OSPF
8 40 (33.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 39 (32.23%) LAN
10 38 (31.40%) VMware
10 38 (31.40%) Network Security
11 36 (29.75%) Network Management
11 36 (29.75%) MS Visio
12 34 (28.10%) WAN
12 34 (28.10%) CCNA
13 33 (27.27%) CheckPoint
14 32 (26.45%) Active Directory
14 32 (26.45%) MS Excel
15 31 (25.62%) Windows
15 31 (25.62%) SAN
16 29 (23.97%) Cisco Nexus
17 28 (23.14%) Wireless
17 28 (23.14%) CCDP
18 27 (22.31%) ITIL
18 27 (22.31%) CCSE
19 26 (21.49%) Finance
20 24 (19.83%) CCSA
20 24 (19.83%) VPN
20 24 (19.83%) Load Balancing
21 23 (19.01%) Spanning Tree

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (29.75%) MS Visio
2 32 (26.45%) MS Excel
3 22 (18.18%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) Office 365
2 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.31%) SaaS
4 2 (1.65%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (47.11%) Firewall
2 54 (44.63%) TCP/IP
3 42 (34.71%) BGP
4 41 (33.88%) OSPF
5 39 (32.23%) LAN
6 38 (31.40%) Network Security
7 34 (28.10%) WAN
8 31 (25.62%) SAN
9 29 (23.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (23.14%) Wireless
11 24 (19.83%) VPN
12 23 (19.01%) Spanning Tree
13 21 (17.36%) SSL
14 20 (16.53%) RIP
14 20 (16.53%) EIGRP
14 20 (16.53%) HSRP
15 17 (14.05%) MPLS
16 16 (13.22%) DWDM
17 14 (11.57%) Fibre Channel
18 12 (9.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Banking
3 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Network Engineer
2 28 (23.14%) Consultant
3 23 (19.01%) Network Consultant
4 18 (14.88%) Security Consultant
4 18 (14.88%) Network Security Consultant
5 15 (12.40%) Support Engineer
6 14 (11.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (11.57%) Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (8.26%) Server Engineer
9 9 (7.44%) Network Specialist
9 9 (7.44%) Server Support Engineer
9 9 (7.44%) Server Support
9 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Data Centre Engineer
12 6 (4.96%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 5 (4.13%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) ODBC
2 1 (0.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Replication
2 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.62%) Windows
2 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.79%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.13%) Linux
6 4 (3.31%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.48%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.48%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.65%) Android
9 1 (0.83%) UNIX
9 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.83%) CentOS
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 36 (29.75%) Network Management
3 27 (22.31%) ITIL
4 24 (19.83%) Load Balancing
5 19 (15.70%) Change Management
6 14 (11.57%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.74%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.26%) PRINCE
8 10 (8.26%) Network Design
9 9 (7.44%) Process Improvement
10 5 (4.13%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.13%) Project Management
11 4 (3.31%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.31%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (3.31%) Vulnerability Management
12 3 (2.48%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (2.48%) Business Development
13 2 (1.65%) Business Analysis
13 2 (1.65%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.36%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) VB
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (60.33%) CCNP
3 34 (28.10%) CCNA
4 28 (23.14%) CCDP
5 27 (22.31%) CCSE
6 24 (19.83%) CCSA
7 13 (10.74%) Degree
8 12 (9.92%) Check Point Certification
9 11 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (6.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (3.31%) PMP
11 4 (3.31%) PMI Certification
11 4 (3.31%) MCSE
11 4 (3.31%) MCSA
11 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.48%) VCP5
12 3 (2.48%) CCA
12 3 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (26.45%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) vSphere
4 8 (6.61%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.48%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.65%) XenApp
8 1 (0.83%) Xen
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (13.22%) HP NNM
2 3 (2.48%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (42.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.40%) VMware
3 33 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 21 (17.36%) Juniper
4 21 (17.36%) HP
5 19 (15.70%) F5
6 15 (12.40%) Citrix
7 13 (10.74%) Oracle
7 13 (10.74%) CommVault
7 13 (10.74%) FalconStor
8 6 (4.96%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.31%) LogRhythm
10 3 (2.48%) NetApp
10 3 (2.48%) Dell
11 2 (1.65%) Spiceworks
11 2 (1.65%) Lumesse
11 2 (1.65%) IronPort
11 2 (1.65%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.83%) Aruba
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Ireland, Bedfordshire
JM Digital
Posted: 19 days ago