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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 24 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 74 67 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.96% 6.73% 8.76%
As % of the Vendors category 14.23% 12.86% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 95
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
520 521 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.91% 52.31% 49.57%
Number of salaries quoted 464 467 516
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 24 December 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 December 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
Luton +5 25 £47,500 -12.03%
Bedford -6 10 £45,500 +30.00% 4
Dunstable - 10 £50,000 -
Shefford - 1 £33,000 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 105 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (60.00%) Firewall
3 91 (55.15%) TCP/IP
4 74 (44.85%) CCNP
5 61 (36.97%) VMware
6 56 (33.94%) SAN
7 51 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 48 (29.09%) HP
9 47 (28.48%) Network Management
10 46 (27.88%) CCNA
11 44 (26.67%) VPN
11 44 (26.67%) Active Directory
12 43 (26.06%) OSPF
12 43 (26.06%) BGP
12 43 (26.06%) Service Delivery
13 42 (25.45%) Wireless
13 42 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (24.85%) Juniper
14 41 (24.85%) Finance
15 40 (24.24%) ITIL
15 40 (24.24%) F5
16 38 (23.03%) Windows
17 37 (22.42%) SSL
17 37 (22.42%) Degree
18 36 (21.82%) WAN
18 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
19 35 (21.21%) LAN
19 35 (21.21%) MPLS
19 35 (21.21%) EIGRP
20 33 (20.00%) MS Visio

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (5.45%) MS Exchange
1 9 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (4.24%) IIS
3 5 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.21%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.21%) Apache
Applications
1 33 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 31 (18.79%) MS Office
3 10 (6.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 99 (60.00%) Firewall
2 91 (55.15%) TCP/IP
3 56 (33.94%) SAN
4 44 (26.67%) VPN
5 43 (26.06%) OSPF
5 43 (26.06%) BGP
6 42 (25.45%) Wireless
7 37 (22.42%) SSL
8 36 (21.82%) WAN
9 35 (21.21%) LAN
9 35 (21.21%) MPLS
9 35 (21.21%) EIGRP
10 33 (20.00%) RIP
10 33 (20.00%) HSRP
11 31 (18.79%) DWDM
12 28 (16.97%) Network Security
13 20 (12.12%) Internet
14 17 (10.30%) DNS
15 13 (7.88%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (6.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.21%) MySQL
General
1 41 (24.85%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Banking
3 6 (3.64%) Retail
4 5 (3.03%) Marketing
5 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (36.97%) Network Engineer
2 24 (14.55%) Support Engineer
3 22 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 20 (12.12%) Network Support
5 18 (10.91%) Consultant
5 18 (10.91%) Network Support Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) Network Consultant
6 14 (8.48%) Security Consultant
6 14 (8.48%) Network Security Consultant
7 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Storage Specialist
9 7 (4.24%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (4.24%) Technical Specialist
10 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 6 (3.64%) Analyst
11 5 (3.03%) Architect
11 5 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.03%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.88%) Replication
3 10 (6.06%) CLARiiON
3 10 (6.06%) Symmetrix DMX
4 7 (4.24%) EMC Centera
5 3 (1.82%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.21%) SecurID
7 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.61%) Physics
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.03%) Windows
2 20 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 19 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.67%) Linux
5 9 (5.45%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.64%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 47 (28.48%) Network Management
3 43 (26.06%) Service Delivery
4 40 (24.24%) ITIL
5 27 (16.36%) Change Management
6 25 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 23 (13.94%) PRINCE
7 23 (13.94%) Process Improvement
8 18 (10.91%) Mentoring
8 18 (10.91%) Project Management
9 13 (7.88%) Load Balancing
9 13 (7.88%) Network Design
10 10 (6.06%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.64%) Migration
11 6 (3.64%) Change Control
12 5 (3.03%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.03%) B2B
12 5 (3.03%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.03%) Configuration Management
13 3 (1.82%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 105 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (44.85%) CCNP
3 46 (27.88%) CCNA
4 37 (22.42%) Degree
5 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (9.70%) CCDP
7 15 (9.09%) CCSE
8 14 (8.48%) MCITP
9 11 (6.67%) CCSA
10 10 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (4.24%) VCP5
11 7 (4.24%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (3.64%) MCSE
13 4 (2.42%) MCP
13 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.42%) Security Cleared
14 3 (1.82%) VCDX
14 3 (1.82%) NCDA
14 3 (1.82%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) GPG13
System Software
1 44 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 42 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.91%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.45%) Terminal Services
5 8 (4.85%) Firmware
6 7 (4.24%) vSphere
7 5 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.82%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.82%) UAG
9 2 (1.21%) VMFS
10 1 (0.61%) Squid
10 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (18.79%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.42%) SCCM
2 4 (2.42%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.61%) SCOM
4 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (36.97%) VMware
2 48 (29.09%) HP
3 41 (24.85%) Juniper
4 40 (24.24%) F5
5 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 31 (18.79%) CheckPoint
7 17 (10.30%) NetApp
8 11 (6.67%) Citrix
9 10 (6.06%) EMC
10 9 (5.45%) Dell
11 4 (2.42%) Lumesse
12 3 (1.82%) Veeam
12 3 (1.82%) Avaya
12 3 (1.82%) Oracle
12 3 (1.82%) Symantec
12 3 (1.82%) Websense
13 2 (1.21%) BT
13 2 (1.21%) Veritas
13 2 (1.21%) Lotus
13 2 (1.21%) CommVault
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