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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 20 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.84% 5.70% 6.55%
As % of the Vendors category 15.09% 16.98% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 11
Average salary £42,500 £22,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -48.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £27,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,895 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.77%
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 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 45.30% 33.54% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 65
Average salary £37,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £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 3 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) BGP
4 5 (31.25%) DHCP
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) ISDN
4 5 (31.25%) PSTN
4 5 (31.25%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) WLAN
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) VB
4 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) VPLS
4 5 (31.25%) Office 365
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) VPN
1 7 (43.75%) Network Security
2 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) ISDN
3 5 (31.25%) PSTN
3 5 (31.25%) VoIP
3 5 (31.25%) WLAN
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
3 5 (31.25%) BGP
3 5 (31.25%) VPLS
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) VB
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Aruba
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Sophos
5 1 (6.25%) F5