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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 24 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 83 73 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.16% 7.16% 9.02%
As % of the Vendors category 14.31% 12.99% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 96
Average salary £43,250 £44,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,932 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
580 562 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 57.03% 55.15% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 510 514 554
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 -4 28 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Dunstable +5 16 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedford -11 12 £50,000 +42.85%
Shefford - 2 £31,500 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 95 (61.69%) Firewall
2 91 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 61 (39.61%) CCNP
5 56 (36.36%) VMware
6 55 (35.71%) SAN
7 49 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 44 (28.57%) HP
8 44 (28.57%) CCNA
9 42 (27.27%) Service Delivery
9 42 (27.27%) Network Management
10 40 (25.97%) Active Directory
10 40 (25.97%) VPN
11 38 (24.68%) ITIL
11 38 (24.68%) Windows
11 38 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (24.68%) Degree
12 37 (24.03%) WAN
12 37 (24.03%) Juniper
12 37 (24.03%) OSPF
12 37 (24.03%) BGP
13 36 (23.38%) F5
14 35 (22.73%) Wireless
14 35 (22.73%) Finance
15 34 (22.08%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.43%) SSL
16 33 (21.43%) LAN
17 32 (20.78%) MPLS
17 32 (20.78%) EIGRP
18 31 (20.13%) MS Office

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (5.84%) MS Exchange
1 9 (5.84%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (5.19%) IIS
3 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (20.13%) MS Office
2 29 (18.83%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 95 (61.69%) Firewall
2 84 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 55 (35.71%) SAN
4 40 (25.97%) VPN
5 37 (24.03%) WAN
5 37 (24.03%) OSPF
5 37 (24.03%) BGP
6 35 (22.73%) Wireless
7 33 (21.43%) SSL
7 33 (21.43%) LAN
8 32 (20.78%) EIGRP
8 32 (20.78%) MPLS
9 30 (19.48%) HSRP
9 30 (19.48%) RIP
10 28 (18.18%) DWDM
11 26 (16.88%) Network Security
12 20 (12.99%) Internet
13 17 (11.04%) DNS
14 10 (6.49%) DHCP
14 10 (6.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.30%) MySQL
General
1 35 (22.73%) Finance
2 21 (13.64%) Banking
3 6 (3.90%) Retail
4 5 (3.25%) Marketing
5 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (37.66%) Network Engineer
2 25 (16.23%) Support Engineer
3 21 (13.64%) Network Specialist
4 20 (12.99%) Network Support
5 18 (11.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 15 (9.74%) Consultant
7 12 (7.79%) Network Consultant
7 12 (7.79%) Security Consultant
7 12 (7.79%) Network Security Consultant
8 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Technical Specialist
9 10 (6.49%) Storage Specialist
10 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 8 (5.19%) Security Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Analyst
13 4 (2.60%) Architect
13 4 (2.60%) 3rd Line Support
13 4 (2.60%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.04%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.09%) Replication
3 13 (8.44%) CLARiiON
3 13 (8.44%) Symmetrix DMX
4 10 (6.49%) EMC Centera
5 3 (1.95%) Symmetrix
6 2 (1.30%) SecurID
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Physics
7 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Windows
2 20 (12.99%) Windows 7
3 19 (12.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.14%) Linux
5 10 (6.49%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.90%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.30%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.30%) CentOS
9 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 42 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 42 (27.27%) Network Management
3 38 (24.68%) ITIL
4 23 (14.94%) Change Management
5 21 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 21 (13.64%) PRINCE
5 21 (13.64%) Process Improvement
6 18 (11.69%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.39%) Project Management
8 13 (8.44%) Asset Management
9 11 (7.14%) Network Design
10 10 (6.49%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.55%) Change Control
12 6 (3.90%) Migration
13 5 (3.25%) B2B
13 5 (3.25%) Business Continuity
14 3 (1.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (1.95%) Capacity Management
14 3 (1.95%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.84%) SQL
2 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 91 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (39.61%) CCNP
3 44 (28.57%) CCNA
4 38 (24.68%) Degree
5 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (9.09%) MCITP
7 12 (7.79%) CCSE
7 12 (7.79%) CCDP
8 10 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (5.19%) CCSA
10 7 (4.55%) MCSE
10 7 (4.55%) VCP5
11 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
11 5 (3.25%) MCP
11 5 (3.25%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.95%) MCTS
12 3 (1.95%) CCIP
12 3 (1.95%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) GPG13
System Software
1 40 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 38 (24.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.04%) VMware ESX
4 11 (7.14%) Firmware
5 8 (5.19%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.90%) vSphere
7 5 (3.25%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (2.60%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.95%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.95%) UAG
9 3 (1.95%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.30%) VMFS
10 2 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.65%) Squid
11 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 28 (18.18%) HP NNM
2 4 (2.60%) SCCM
2 4 (2.60%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
5 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 56 (36.36%) VMware
2 44 (28.57%) HP
3 37 (24.03%) Juniper
4 36 (23.38%) F5
5 34 (22.08%) Microsoft
6 30 (19.48%) CheckPoint
7 20 (12.99%) NetApp
8 13 (8.44%) EMC
9 12 (7.79%) Citrix
10 8 (5.19%) Dell
11 4 (2.60%) Symantec
11 4 (2.60%) Lumesse
12 3 (1.95%) Veeam
12 3 (1.95%) Websense
12 3 (1.95%) Avaya
13 2 (1.30%) Oracle
13 2 (1.30%) SAP
13 2 (1.30%) BT
13 2 (1.30%) Veritas
13 2 (1.30%) Lotus
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago