The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 59 44
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 26 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.31% 3.43% 5.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.86% 16.40% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 46
Median salary £41,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -3.40%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 175 189 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 29.02% 20.93% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 129 168 265
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +20 14 £36,250 -34.09% 4
Luton +2 3 £37,500 -37.50%
Cisco Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 45 (90.00%) Cisco
2 44 (88.00%) LAN
2 44 (88.00%) WAN
3 34 (68.00%) CCNP
4 32 (64.00%) CheckPoint
5 31 (62.00%) Firewall
6 29 (58.00%) Network Management
7 26 (52.00%) CCSA
8 25 (50.00%) Network Security
8 25 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
10 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
10 20 (40.00%) CCNA
11 17 (34.00%) CCDP
12 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
12 15 (30.00%) OSPF
12 15 (30.00%) BGP
12 15 (30.00%) CCSE
12 15 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
13 14 (28.00%) Wireless
14 13 (26.00%) ITIL
14 13 (26.00%) Wireshark
14 13 (26.00%) tcpdump
14 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (26.00%) Presales
15 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
15 12 (24.00%) Task Automation
16 10 (20.00%) VoIP
16 10 (20.00%) VLAN
17 9 (18.00%) Change Control

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (88.00%) LAN
1 44 (88.00%) WAN
2 31 (62.00%) Firewall
3 25 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (50.00%) Network Security
4 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (30.00%) BGP
5 15 (30.00%) OSPF
5 15 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (28.00%) Wireless
7 13 (26.00%) tcpdump
7 13 (26.00%) Wireshark
8 10 (20.00%) VLAN
8 10 (20.00%) VoIP
9 9 (18.00%) VPN
10 8 (16.00%) DHCP
10 8 (16.00%) DNS
10 8 (16.00%) FTP
10 8 (16.00%) IPv4
11 7 (14.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Security Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Consultant
3 9 (18.00%) Network Consultant
3 9 (18.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 9 (18.00%) Security Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Network Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Check Point Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Network Management
2 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Presales
3 12 (24.00%) Task Automation
4 9 (18.00%) Change Control
5 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.00%) Time Management
8 3 (6.00%) Network Design
8 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) ITSM
9 2 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Service Management
10 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (68.00%) CCNP
2 26 (52.00%) CCSA
3 20 (40.00%) CCNA
4 17 (34.00%) CCDP
5 15 (30.00%) CCSE
6 9 (18.00%) CCIE
7 8 (16.00%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (8.00%) MCP
8 4 (8.00%) MCSE
8 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (2.00%) CCIP
10 1 (2.00%) CCSP
10 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Cisco
2 32 (64.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (8.00%) F5
5 4 (8.00%) Mitel
5 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 7k car allowance, excellent benefi
Posted: 4 days ago