Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 61 19
Rank change year-on-year +47 -42 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 99 31 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.55% 3.06% 8.94%
As % of the Vendors category 21.66% 5.88% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 93 29 78
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £30,750 £37,500 £25,425
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £40,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.95% -7.37% +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 457 527 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 48.72% 52.08% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 364 462 429
Bedfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,325 £24,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,875 £71,250 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +19 50 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Dunstable - 15 £35,000 - 1
Luton +14 12 £50,750 +125.56% 4
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £34,000 -
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 77 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 72 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (71.72%) Firewall
4 59 (59.60%) LAN
4 59 (59.60%) WAN
5 58 (58.59%) Network Security
6 45 (45.45%) CCNA
7 43 (43.43%) CCSA
8 39 (39.39%) CCNP
9 36 (36.36%) Check Point Certification
10 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
10 35 (35.35%) Network Management
10 35 (35.35%) Presales
11 32 (32.32%) Data Centre
12 29 (29.29%) MS Visio
13 27 (27.27%) OSPF
13 27 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 25 (25.25%) CCSE
15 24 (24.24%) BGP
15 24 (24.24%) Spanning Tree
16 21 (21.21%) SLA
17 19 (19.19%) Change Control
17 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
18 17 (17.17%) CCDP
19 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
19 15 (15.15%) VMware
19 15 (15.15%) Cisco UCCX
19 15 (15.15%) Cisco CUCM
20 14 (14.14%) Wireshark

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 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (29.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Azure
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) AWS
3 1 (1.01%) IaaS
3 1 (1.01%) PaaS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (71.72%) Firewall
2 59 (59.60%) LAN
2 59 (59.60%) WAN
3 58 (58.59%) Network Security
4 27 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 27 (27.27%) OSPF
5 24 (24.24%) BGP
5 24 (24.24%) Spanning Tree
6 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
8 14 (14.14%) Wireshark
9 11 (11.11%) tcpdump
10 9 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (4.04%) Ethernet
12 3 (3.03%) DNS
12 3 (3.03%) VPN
13 2 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (2.02%) Internet
13 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
13 2 (2.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (3.03%) Finance
1 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.01%) Local Government
3 1 (1.01%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 60 (60.61%) Network Engineer
2 44 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 44 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 44 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
2 44 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 39 (39.39%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 24 (24.24%) Consultant
4 24 (24.24%) Network Security Consultant
4 24 (24.24%) Security Consultant
5 20 (20.20%) Check Point Consultant
5 20 (20.20%) Cisco Consultant
5 20 (20.20%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 20 (20.20%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 19 (19.19%) Network Consultant
7 15 (15.15%) NOC Engineer
7 15 (15.15%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) LAN Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.32%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) FMCG
4 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) Replication
6 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.01%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Linux
2 8 (8.08%) Windows
3 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) Network Management
1 35 (35.35%) Presales
2 19 (19.19%) Change Control
2 19 (19.19%) Load Balancing
3 13 (13.13%) Network Design
3 13 (13.13%) Project Delivery
4 8 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.06%) ITIL
6 5 (5.05%) Change Management
6 5 (5.05%) Task Automation
7 4 (4.04%) Coaching
7 4 (4.04%) Fintech
7 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (4.04%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.04%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (4.04%) Server Management
7 4 (4.04%) Service Management
8 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.03%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (45.45%) CCNA
3 43 (43.43%) CCSA
4 39 (39.39%) CCNP
5 36 (36.36%) Check Point Certification
6 25 (25.25%) CCSE
7 17 (17.17%) CCDP
8 7 (7.07%) Degree
9 3 (3.03%) CCIE
9 3 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (3.03%) Novell Certification
10 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.01%) CCENT
11 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.01%) MCP
11 1 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (15.15%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (15.15%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (6.06%) SCCM
3 3 (3.03%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (2.02%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 77 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.15%) VMware
4 12 (12.12%) Palo Alto
5 7 (7.07%) Meraki
6 6 (6.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (5.05%) F5
7 5 (5.05%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.04%) IBM
9 3 (3.03%) HP
9 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.02%) NetApp
10 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.02%) Veeam
10 2 (2.02%) Zerto
11 1 (1.01%) Citrix
11 1 (1.01%) EMC
11 1 (1.01%) Google
11 1 (1.01%) Mitel