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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.06% 4.50% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 7.50% 6.67% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £41,250 £23,750 £40,925
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.68% -41.96%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
40 75 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.82% 67.57% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 46
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) EMC Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Novell
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 2 (50.00%) ISA Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) NetWare
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Security
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) EMC Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Novell
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Tandberg