Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 28 35
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 38 70 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.36% 6.72% 5.72%
As % of the Vendors category 12.58% 13.23% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 61 50
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.29% -17.65% -22.73%
10th Percentile £31,500 £21,250 £23,275
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £66,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +11.11%

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 302 529 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 42.60% 50.77% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 240 433 356
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £76,250
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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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
Luton +4 12 £50,500 +44.29% 3
Bedford -15 10 £37,000 +23.33% 2
Dunstable -6 4 £35,000 -37.78% 2
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 24 (63.16%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) LAN
2 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (57.89%) Network Security
4 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
4 21 (55.26%) Firewall
5 16 (42.11%) VMware
6 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (36.84%) CCNP
7 14 (36.84%) CCNA
8 13 (34.21%) CCSA
9 12 (31.58%) OSPF
9 12 (31.58%) Network Management
10 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
11 9 (23.68%) Check Point Certification
11 9 (23.68%) MS Visio
11 9 (23.68%) BGP
11 9 (23.68%) Citrix
11 9 (23.68%) CCSE
11 9 (23.68%) Wireshark
11 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
12 8 (21.05%) Windows
12 8 (21.05%) Palo Alto
12 8 (21.05%) Presales
12 8 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
13 7 (18.42%) Linux

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:

Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Azure
4 2 (5.26%) IaaS
4 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) LAN
3 22 (57.89%) Network Security
4 21 (55.26%) Firewall
5 12 (31.58%) OSPF
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
7 9 (23.68%) BGP
7 9 (23.68%) Wireshark
8 8 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (15.79%) PBX
10 5 (13.16%) tcpdump
11 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
11 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
11 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (5.26%) MPLS
13 1 (2.63%) NaaS
13 1 (2.63%) VPN
13 1 (2.63%) Wireless
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
3 1 (2.63%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (21.05%) Security Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Check Point Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Network Consultant
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
7 4 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) FMCG
2 2 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Network Management
2 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
3 8 (21.05%) Presales
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) Network Design
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Fintech
6 3 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.89%) Project Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Web Filtering
7 2 (5.26%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (5.26%) Business Development
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Data Security
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Service Design
7 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNA
2 14 (36.84%) CCNP
3 13 (34.21%) CCSA
4 9 (23.68%) CCSE
4 9 (23.68%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (7.89%) CCDP
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE
6 2 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCENT
7 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) MCP
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (5.26%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Citrix
5 8 (21.05%) Palo Alto
6 6 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 6 (15.79%) Avaya
6 6 (15.79%) Mitel
7 3 (7.89%) Meraki
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.26%) F5
8 2 (5.26%) IBM
8 2 (5.26%) MobileIron
8 2 (5.26%) NetApp
8 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.63%) Google
9 1 (2.63%) Juniper
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam