Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 65 69 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.20% 7.73% 8.09%
As % of the Vendors category 12.17% 18.45% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 56 62 152
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -22.73% +4.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,875 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% -

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 534 374 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 50.91% 41.88% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 430 335 544
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Bedfordshire

Cisco
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -3 39 £30,000 -26.83% 2
Luton -3 17 £32,750 -18.13% 9
Dunstable -4 4 - - 1
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 51 (78.46%) Firewall
2 46 (70.77%) Network Security
3 42 (64.62%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (56.92%) CheckPoint
5 34 (52.31%) WAN
5 34 (52.31%) LAN
6 28 (43.08%) CCSA
6 28 (43.08%) CCNA
7 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 20 (30.77%) VMware
9 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (27.69%) CCNP
10 16 (24.62%) Data Centre
11 15 (23.08%) Network Management
12 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
12 14 (21.54%) Check Point Certification
13 13 (20.00%) Change Control
14 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
15 11 (16.92%) HP
15 11 (16.92%) SLA
15 11 (16.92%) Windows
16 10 (15.38%) Office 365
16 10 (15.38%) Meraki
16 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (15.38%) Presales
17 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 9 (13.85%) CCSE
17 9 (13.85%) MS Visio
17 9 (13.85%) DNS
17 9 (13.85%) CCDP

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.38%) Office 365
3 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.69%) Mimecast
5 4 (6.15%) Akamai
5 4 (6.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (78.46%) Firewall
2 46 (70.77%) Network Security
3 34 (52.31%) LAN
3 34 (52.31%) WAN
4 9 (13.85%) DNS
5 6 (9.23%) BGP
5 6 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (9.23%) IP Telephony
5 6 (9.23%) MPLS
5 6 (9.23%) OSPF
5 6 (9.23%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (9.23%) Unified Communications
5 6 (9.23%) Wireshark
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.69%) tcpdump
6 5 (7.69%) VoIP
6 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.15%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (3.08%) Legal
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Network Engineer
2 31 (47.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (43.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (32.31%) Network Security Engineer
4 21 (32.31%) Security Engineer
5 13 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
7 10 (15.38%) Cisco Support
7 10 (15.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (13.85%) Network Support
8 9 (13.85%) Network Support Engineer
9 8 (12.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 8 (12.31%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) Check Point Support
10 7 (10.77%) Junior
10 7 (10.77%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Flash
2 1 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Data Centre
2 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.62%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
5 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Network Management
2 13 (20.00%) Change Control
3 10 (15.38%) Presales
4 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (10.77%) ITIL
6 6 (9.23%) People Management
7 5 (7.69%) Email Migration
7 5 (7.69%) Project Management
7 5 (7.69%) Server Building
7 5 (7.69%) Time Management
8 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.15%) IT Strategy
8 4 (6.15%) Line Management
8 4 (6.15%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.15%) Validation
9 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.62%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.62%) VBScript
2 2 (3.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (64.62%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (43.08%) CCNA
2 28 (43.08%) CCSA
3 18 (27.69%) CCNP
4 14 (21.54%) Check Point Certification
5 9 (13.85%) CCDP
5 9 (13.85%) CCSE
6 6 (9.23%) MCSE
6 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (7.69%) MCSA
7 5 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (6.15%) CCENT
9 2 (3.08%) MCITP
10 1 (1.54%) CCIE
10 1 (1.54%) CCSP
10 1 (1.54%) CISSP
10 1 (1.54%) Degree
10 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.54%) MCP
10 1 (1.54%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) PMO
3 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.15%) VMware NSX
4 3 (4.62%) vCloud
4 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) SCCM
2 5 (7.69%) SCOM
3 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.54%) Ansible
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.54%) Nagios
4 1 (1.54%) Observium
4 1 (1.54%) Puppet
4 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.54%) TrustSec
4 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) CheckPoint
2 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.77%) VMware
4 11 (16.92%) HP
5 10 (15.38%) Meraki
6 7 (10.77%) NetApp
7 6 (9.23%) Citrix
8 5 (7.69%) Juniper
8 5 (7.69%) Nortel
9 4 (6.15%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.62%) F5
10 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
10 3 (4.62%) Veeam
10 3 (4.62%) Zerto
11 2 (3.08%) CommVault
11 2 (3.08%) EMC
12 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.54%) Huawei
12 1 (1.54%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds