The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 66 74 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 44 46 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.97% 2.72% 4.46%
As % of the Vendors category 7.96% 6.78% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 63
Average salary £42,750 £32,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.53% -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,243 £28,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Cisco
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
553 678 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.36% 40.14% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 416 550 661
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cisco
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 44 (57.14%) Linux
2 41 (53.25%) VMware
3 40 (51.95%) Firewall
4 37 (48.05%) Windows
5 29 (37.66%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (36.36%) UNIX
7 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
8 26 (33.77%) HP
8 26 (33.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (32.47%) DNS
10 23 (29.87%) DHCP
11 22 (28.57%) CCNA
12 20 (25.97%) Juniper
13 19 (24.68%) MPLS
14 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
15 16 (20.78%) ITIL
15 16 (20.78%) CCNP
15 16 (20.78%) BGP
15 16 (20.78%) SCCM
15 16 (20.78%) Network Security
16 15 (19.48%) NetApp
17 14 (18.18%) vSphere
18 13 (16.88%) WAN
18 13 (16.88%) Management Information System
18 13 (16.88%) Network Management
19 12 (15.58%) SLA
19 12 (15.58%) Service Delivery
19 12 (15.58%) Degree
20 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
20 11 (14.29%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
1 5 (6.49%) IIS
2 4 (5.19%) Lync
3 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.95%) Firewall
2 25 (32.47%) DNS
3 23 (29.87%) DHCP
4 19 (24.68%) MPLS
5 16 (20.78%) BGP
5 16 (20.78%) Network Security
6 13 (16.88%) WAN
7 11 (14.29%) VoIP
7 11 (14.29%) OSPF
8 10 (12.99%) TCP/IP
8 10 (12.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (11.69%) VPN
10 8 (10.39%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (9.09%) iSCSI
11 7 (9.09%) SNMP
11 7 (9.09%) IP Telephony
12 6 (7.79%) EIGRP
12 6 (7.79%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (7.79%) NAS
12 6 (7.79%) Junos
General
1 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.99%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (12.99%) Architect
3 8 (10.39%) Administrator
3 8 (10.39%) IT Support
4 6 (7.79%) Data Centre Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Security Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.79%) Data Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Support Technician
5 5 (6.49%) IT Support Technician
5 5 (6.49%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Network Specialist
6 4 (5.19%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.49%) User Experience
3 5 (6.49%) Clustering
3 5 (6.49%) PKI
4 4 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.90%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.90%) Open Source
5 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.90%) Physics
5 3 (3.90%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.14%) Linux
2 37 (48.05%) Windows
3 28 (36.36%) UNIX
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.90%) Android
7 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.60%) CentOS
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.30%) Debian
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ITIL
2 13 (16.88%) Network Management
3 12 (15.58%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.99%) Data Security
5 9 (11.69%) Project Management
6 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
7 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.49%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.49%) SIEM
8 5 (6.49%) Change Control
9 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.19%) Biostatistics
9 4 (5.19%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.90%) Information Security
10 3 (3.90%) Network Design
10 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.90%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.60%) Kanban
11 2 (2.60%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.39%) Python
3 6 (7.79%) SQL
4 2 (2.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (28.57%) CCNA
3 16 (20.78%) CCNP
4 12 (15.58%) Degree
5 8 (10.39%) CISSP
6 4 (5.19%) CCIE
6 4 (5.19%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.19%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.30%) MCTS
7 1 (1.30%) MCITP
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 8 (10.39%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
3 14 (18.18%) vSphere
4 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) SCCM
2 8 (10.39%) Nagios
3 6 (7.79%) OPNET
3 6 (7.79%) Cacti
4 5 (6.49%) OpenView
5 4 (5.19%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.60%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) VMware
2 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 26 (33.77%) HP
4 20 (25.97%) Juniper
5 15 (19.48%) NetApp
6 10 (12.99%) EMC
7 9 (11.69%) Fortinet
8 8 (10.39%) IBM
9 7 (9.09%) F5
10 6 (7.79%) 3PAR
11 5 (6.49%) Citrix
12 4 (5.19%) Sourcefire
12 4 (5.19%) SonicWALL
12 4 (5.19%) Polycom
12 4 (5.19%) Aruba
13 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
14 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.60%) Dell
14 2 (2.60%) Brocade
14 2 (2.60%) Isilon
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