The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Belfast region.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.08% 10.79% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 24.59% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 13
Average salary £40,925 £14,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+192.32% -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 122 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 54.86% 43.88% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 83 50
Average salary £26,500 £40,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.16% +23.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £14,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
County Antrim

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Fault Management
3 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (50.00%) Meru Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (50.00%) Meru Networks
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Compaq
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
Belfast
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago