Period
to 18 January 2018

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 2018 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 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 27 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 69 117 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.73% 8.09% 8.45%
As % of the Vendors category 18.16% 18.37% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 62 152 135
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £23,500 £38,750 £43,650
90th Percentile £65,875 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%

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 380 637 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 42.55% 44.05% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 341 544 767
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £23,500 £31,250 £31,030
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
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 2018.

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 2018. 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 -4 23 £41,000 -25.45% 4
Dunstable -4 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Luton +2 8 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Shefford - 5 £42,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £33,000 -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 47 (68.12%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (49.28%) Firewall
3 33 (47.83%) WAN
4 26 (37.68%) LAN
5 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
5 25 (36.23%) CheckPoint
6 24 (34.78%) VMware
7 23 (33.33%) CCNP
7 23 (33.33%) CCNA
7 23 (33.33%) Windows
8 22 (31.88%) Network Security
9 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (28.99%) Data Centre
11 19 (27.54%) Presales
12 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
13 15 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (21.74%) ITIL
13 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
14 14 (20.29%) OSPF
14 14 (20.29%) BGP
14 14 (20.29%) Active Directory
14 14 (20.29%) Network Design
14 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (18.84%) Project Management
15 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
16 12 (17.39%) CCSE
16 12 (17.39%) Degree

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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) GitHub
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (49.28%) Firewall
2 33 (47.83%) WAN
3 26 (37.68%) LAN
4 22 (31.88%) Network Security
5 15 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (20.29%) BGP
6 14 (20.29%) OSPF
7 11 (15.94%) SAN
7 11 (15.94%) Spanning Tree
7 11 (15.94%) Unified Communications
8 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
9 8 (11.59%) Internet
10 6 (8.70%) DHCP
10 6 (8.70%) DNS
11 4 (5.80%) VPN
12 3 (4.35%) DWDM
12 3 (4.35%) EIGRP
12 3 (4.35%) MPLS
12 3 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.70%) Dutch Language
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) German Language
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Consultant
2 13 (18.84%) Network Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Cisco Consultant
5 9 (13.04%) Check Point Consultant
5 9 (13.04%) Network Consultant
6 8 (11.59%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 8 (11.59%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 8 (11.59%) IT Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Network Security Consultant
6 8 (11.59%) Security Consultant
7 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Architect
7 7 (10.14%) Presales Consultant
8 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (8.70%) Junior
8 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Flash
2 3 (4.35%) JSON
2 3 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Clustering
3 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (4.35%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.90%) iSeries
5 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.45%) Handset
6 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) Linux
5 4 (5.80%) Unix
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.90%) CentOS
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Presales
2 15 (21.74%) ITIL
3 14 (20.29%) Network Design
4 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (18.84%) Project Management
5 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 10 (14.49%) Load Balancing
7 9 (13.04%) High Availability
8 7 (10.14%) IT Strategy
9 6 (8.70%) Email Filtering
9 6 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (7.25%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (7.25%) DNA
10 5 (7.25%) Network Architecture
10 5 (7.25%) Network Management
10 5 (7.25%) SDLC
11 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.35%) DevOps
12 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.35%) Python
2 3 (4.35%) Ruby
3 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.90%) VBScript
4 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (68.12%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (33.33%) CCNA
2 23 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (17.39%) CCSE
4 12 (17.39%) Degree
5 11 (15.94%) MCITP
6 10 (14.49%) CCDP
7 7 (10.14%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (7.25%) A+ Certification
9 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
9 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
10 3 (4.35%) CCENT
10 3 (4.35%) CCSA
11 2 (2.90%) CISM
11 2 (2.90%) CISSP
11 2 (2.90%) MCP
11 2 (2.90%) MCTS
12 1 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.80%) vSphere
5 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.90%) XenApp
6 1 (1.45%) Firmware
6 1 (1.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) vCenter Server
2 3 (4.35%) Ansible
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) CheckPoint
1 25 (36.23%) Microsoft
2 24 (34.78%) VMware
3 10 (14.49%) F5
4 9 (13.04%) HP
5 5 (7.25%) Juniper
5 5 (7.25%) NetApp
5 5 (7.25%) Veeam
6 4 (5.80%) EMC
6 4 (5.80%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.35%) Citrix
7 3 (4.35%) Dell
7 3 (4.35%) FalconStor
7 3 (4.35%) Nokia
7 3 (4.35%) Remedy
8 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.90%) CA
8 2 (2.90%) Clearswift
8 2 (2.90%) CommVault
8 2 (2.90%) McAfee