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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 18 4 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 4.23% 28.57% 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 8.57% 43.75% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 6
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% -28.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
35 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 49.30% 65.31% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 28
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £27,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) CCNA
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (38.46%) Network Management
5 5 (38.46%) F5
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) PPP
5 5 (38.46%) RIP
5 5 (38.46%) OpenView
5 5 (38.46%) CiscoWorks
5 5 (38.46%) Nortel
5 5 (38.46%) ADSL
5 5 (38.46%) Broadband
5 5 (38.46%) ISDN
5 5 (38.46%) Network Security
5 5 (38.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (38.46%) SonicWALL
5 5 (38.46%) 3Com
5 5 (38.46%) Statistics
5 5 (38.46%) FDDI
5 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (30.77%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) FDDI
3 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (38.46%) ADSL
3 5 (38.46%) Broadband
3 5 (38.46%) ISDN
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) PPP
3 5 (38.46%) RIP
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
4 4 (30.77%) PBX
4 4 (30.77%) WLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Escalation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Management
1 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNA
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) OpenView
1 5 (38.46%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) Remedy
2 5 (38.46%) BMC
2 5 (38.46%) Nokia
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Nortel
2 5 (38.46%) 3Com
2 5 (38.46%) SonicWALL
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Avaya
3 4 (30.77%) Siemens
4 1 (7.69%) Websense
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet