The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 23 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.42% 6.04% 6.90%
As % of the Vendors category 19.44% 16.98% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Cisco
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 53 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 33.03% 35.57% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 68
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Cisco
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Bolton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (61.54%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Juniper
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Aruba
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EPoS
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) VPLS
4 1 (7.69%) MPLS
4 1 (7.69%) BGP
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) ISDN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) PSTN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCSA
3 1 (7.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Juniper
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Aruba
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) F5