The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 14 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.35% 9.79% 7.48%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 14.29% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Cisco
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 98 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 60.87% 68.53% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 49
Average salary £50,000 £26,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Cisco
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Belfast

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Belfast

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Time Management
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) MCITP
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) NetWare
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) EMC Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) Novell
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec