The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 4 27 2
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 13 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 4.55% 37.93%
As % of the Vendors category 36.11% 22.22% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Average salary £42,500 £51,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +33.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 69.23% 20.45% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 17
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Cisco
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Bridgend

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (85.71%) Juniper
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Blue Coat
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) LAN
3 13 (61.90%) F5
4 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 11 (52.38%) McAfee
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) Network Design
5 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (42.86%) VoIP
6 9 (42.86%) Aruba
7 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
8 7 (33.33%) CCSE
8 7 (33.33%) Wireless
8 7 (33.33%) SonicWALL
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (33.33%) JNCIS
8 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 7 (33.33%) OSPF
8 7 (33.33%) BGP
8 7 (33.33%) Websense
8 7 (33.33%) MS Office
8 7 (33.33%) RIP
8 7 (33.33%) Windows 7

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (19.05%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) LAN
2 13 (61.90%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (42.86%) VoIP
5 7 (33.33%) RIP
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (33.33%) OSPF
5 7 (33.33%) BGP
5 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (9.52%) PBX
8 2 (9.52%) SAN
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.76%) Network Security
9 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (71.43%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) CCSE
3 7 (33.33%) JNCIS
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) CCSP
6 3 (14.29%) CCNA
7 2 (9.52%) CCDA
8 1 (4.76%) CISSP
8 1 (4.76%) GIAC
8 1 (4.76%) GCIA
8 1 (4.76%) GCFW
8 1 (4.76%) GCWN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Juniper
2 13 (61.90%) Blue Coat
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 11 (52.38%) McAfee
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Aruba
6 7 (33.33%) Lumension
6 7 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 7 (33.33%) Websense
7 6 (28.57%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) ProCurve
8 3 (14.29%) Avaya
9 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
10 1 (4.76%) IBM
10 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
10 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire