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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 93 68 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.24% 7.32% 12.83%
As % of the Vendors category 14.46% 12.10% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80 68 127
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 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £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
643 562 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 56.95% 60.50% 61.61%
Number of salaries quoted 552 522 550
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 £25,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 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 1 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 -11 28 £47,500 +53.22% 1
Luton -21 20 £38,750 -13.88% 2
Dunstable +4 13 £52,500 +31.25%
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
Leighton Buzzard -3 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 90 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (57.52%) Firewall
3 71 (46.41%) TCP/IP
4 63 (41.18%) CCNP
5 53 (34.64%) VMware
6 51 (33.33%) SAN
7 46 (30.07%) CCNA
7 46 (30.07%) Windows
7 46 (30.07%) Disaster Recovery
8 40 (26.14%) WAN
8 40 (26.14%) VPN
8 40 (26.14%) HP
8 40 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (25.49%) Service Delivery
10 37 (24.18%) ITIL
11 35 (22.88%) Microsoft
11 35 (22.88%) Juniper
11 35 (22.88%) Network Management
12 34 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 34 (22.22%) LAN
13 33 (21.57%) CheckPoint
13 33 (21.57%) Degree
14 32 (20.92%) OSPF
14 32 (20.92%) BGP
15 30 (19.61%) SSL
16 29 (18.95%) F5
17 28 (18.30%) MPLS
17 28 (18.30%) Wireless
17 28 (18.30%) Network Security
18 27 (17.65%) SLA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 16 (10.46%) IIS
2 13 (8.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.50%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.27%) Apache
6 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 2 (1.31%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (16.99%) MS Office
2 23 (15.03%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) SaaS
2 3 (1.96%) Office 365
3 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 88 (57.52%) Firewall
2 71 (46.41%) TCP/IP
3 51 (33.33%) SAN
4 40 (26.14%) WAN
4 40 (26.14%) VPN
5 34 (22.22%) LAN
6 32 (20.92%) OSPF
6 32 (20.92%) BGP
7 30 (19.61%) SSL
8 28 (18.30%) MPLS
8 28 (18.30%) Wireless
8 28 (18.30%) Network Security
9 25 (16.34%) EIGRP
9 25 (16.34%) DNS
10 23 (15.03%) DWDM
10 23 (15.03%) RIP
10 23 (15.03%) HSRP
11 19 (12.42%) Internet
12 15 (9.80%) NAS
13 14 (9.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.61%) MySQL
3 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (16.99%) Finance
2 15 (9.80%) Banking
3 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (35.95%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 18 (11.76%) Network Support
4 17 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 16 (10.46%) Network Specialist
6 15 (9.80%) Technical Specialist
6 15 (9.80%) Storage Specialist
6 15 (9.80%) Consultant
7 13 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.54%) Network Security Consultant
8 10 (6.54%) Network Consultant
8 10 (6.54%) Security Consultant
9 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 7 (4.58%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Analyst
12 4 (2.61%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (2.61%) Administrator
12 4 (2.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.31%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) CLARiiON
1 18 (11.76%) Symmetrix DMX
2 16 (10.46%) Replication
3 15 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.80%) EMC Centera
4 3 (1.96%) Symmetrix
4 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.31%) SecurID
6 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.65%) Physics
6 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.65%) Statistics
6 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.07%) Windows
2 25 (16.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (13.07%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.15%) Linux
5 12 (7.84%) Windows XP
6 11 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.23%) Windows Vista
8 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.31%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.31%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (25.49%) Service Delivery
3 37 (24.18%) ITIL
4 35 (22.88%) Network Management
5 20 (13.07%) Change Management
6 17 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 15 (9.80%) Asset Management
7 15 (9.80%) PRINCE2
7 15 (9.80%) PRINCE
8 14 (9.15%) Project Management
9 13 (8.50%) Network Design
9 13 (8.50%) Mentoring
10 12 (7.84%) Change Control
11 11 (7.19%) Load Balancing
12 5 (3.27%) Business Continuity
12 5 (3.27%) Migration
13 4 (2.61%) Capacity Management
13 4 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (1.96%) Logistics
14 3 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.46%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (41.18%) CCNP
3 46 (30.07%) CCNA
4 33 (21.57%) Degree
5 24 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (9.80%) CCSE
7 13 (8.50%) CCDP
7 13 (8.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (7.84%) MCITP
8 12 (7.84%) CCSA
8 12 (7.84%) MCSE
9 8 (5.23%) MCP
9 8 (5.23%) CCSP
9 8 (5.23%) CCIP
9 8 (5.23%) VCP5
10 7 (4.58%) Check Point Certification
11 5 (3.27%) MCSA
12 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.96%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 17 (11.11%) Firmware
4 15 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 10 (6.54%) Terminal Services
6 8 (5.23%) vSphere
7 7 (4.58%) VMware Server
7 7 (4.58%) ISA Server
8 6 (3.92%) Hyper-V
9 5 (3.27%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (3.27%) UAG
10 3 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.96%) VMFS
10 3 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.65%) XenApp
11 1 (0.65%) Squid
11 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 22 (14.38%) HP NNM
2 7 (4.58%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.31%) SCCM
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 53 (34.64%) VMware
2 40 (26.14%) HP
3 35 (22.88%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.88%) Juniper
4 33 (21.57%) CheckPoint
5 29 (18.95%) F5
6 26 (16.99%) NetApp
7 18 (11.76%) EMC
8 10 (6.54%) Citrix
9 7 (4.58%) Dell
10 5 (3.27%) Oracle
11 4 (2.61%) Veeam
12 3 (1.96%) Avaya
12 3 (1.96%) Websense
12 3 (1.96%) Symantec
13 2 (1.31%) Lumesse
13 2 (1.31%) 3Com
13 2 (1.31%) BT
13 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.31%) Veritas
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago