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 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 27 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 9 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.00% 6.90% 5.34%
As % of the Vendors category 16.98% 16.67% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £22,000 £41,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
53 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 35.33% 41.38% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 54
Average salary £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Bolton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) Juniper
3 18 (85.71%) CheckPoint
4 14 (66.67%) Network Security
4 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) CTC Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 14 (66.67%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (19.05%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Aruba
5 4 (19.05%) Exinda
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.76%) Legal
7 1 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (4.76%) SLA
7 1 (4.76%) CCNP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) NOC Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
2 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 14 (66.67%) CTC Cleared
1 14 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNA
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Juniper
2 18 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) Aruba
3 4 (19.05%) Exinda
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp