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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 66 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 47 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.99% 3.02% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 7.90% 7.87% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 43
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
595 559 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.83% 38.39% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 434 453 591
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (50.00%) Linux
1 39 (50.00%) VMware
2 37 (47.44%) Firewall
3 35 (44.87%) Windows
4 30 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 25 (32.05%) UNIX
7 24 (30.77%) HP
7 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (28.21%) DNS
9 21 (26.92%) MPLS
10 20 (25.64%) CCNP
11 19 (24.36%) CCNA
11 19 (24.36%) ITIL
11 19 (24.36%) DHCP
12 18 (23.08%) Juniper
12 18 (23.08%) BGP
13 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
13 16 (20.51%) SCCM
13 16 (20.51%) vSphere
14 15 (19.23%) Network Security
15 14 (17.95%) SLA
15 14 (17.95%) NetApp
16 13 (16.67%) WAN
16 13 (16.67%) OSPF
16 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
16 13 (16.67%) Degree
16 13 (16.67%) Network Management
17 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
18 11 (14.10%) EMC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.41%) IIS
1 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) Lync
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (47.44%) Firewall
2 22 (28.21%) DNS
3 21 (26.92%) MPLS
4 19 (24.36%) DHCP
5 18 (23.08%) BGP
6 15 (19.23%) Network Security
7 13 (16.67%) OSPF
7 13 (16.67%) WAN
8 10 (12.82%) VoIP
8 10 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (10.26%) VPN
9 8 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (8.97%) SNMP
10 7 (8.97%) iSCSI
11 6 (7.69%) Junos
11 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 6 (7.69%) Ethernet
11 6 (7.69%) EIGRP
12 5 (6.41%) Wireless
12 5 (6.41%) DWDM
General
1 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.26%) IT Support
5 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Administrator
6 6 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Support Technician
7 5 (6.41%) IT Support Technician
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.13%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 3 (3.85%) Technical Services Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Replication
3 5 (6.41%) Clustering
3 5 (6.41%) PKI
3 5 (6.41%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.41%) User Experience
4 4 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.13%) Physics
5 3 (3.85%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (50.00%) Linux
2 35 (44.87%) Windows
3 25 (32.05%) UNIX
4 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.85%) Android
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.56%) CentOS
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Network Management
3 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.82%) Data Security
5 9 (11.54%) Project Management
6 8 (10.26%) Asset Management
7 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.41%) Network Design
8 5 (6.41%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.41%) SIEM
8 5 (6.41%) Change Control
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.85%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.85%) Information Security
11 2 (2.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.26%) Python
3 6 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (25.64%) CCNP
3 19 (24.36%) CCNA
4 13 (16.67%) Degree
5 8 (10.26%) CISSP
6 6 (7.69%) JNCIE
6 6 (7.69%) CCIE
7 4 (5.13%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.56%) MCSE
8 2 (2.56%) CCDP
8 2 (2.56%) CCIP
9 1 (1.28%) MCSA
9 1 (1.28%) MCP
9 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.28%) MOS
9 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.28%) MCTS
9 1 (1.28%) MCITP
9 1 (1.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) SLA
2 8 (10.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.51%) vSphere
3 5 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) SCCM
2 6 (7.69%) Cacti
2 6 (7.69%) Nagios
2 6 (7.69%) OPNET
3 5 (6.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (6.41%) OpenView
4 4 (5.13%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (50.00%) VMware
2 27 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 24 (30.77%) HP
4 18 (23.08%) Juniper
5 14 (17.95%) NetApp
6 11 (14.10%) EMC
7 9 (11.54%) Fortinet
7 9 (11.54%) IBM
8 6 (7.69%) 3PAR
9 5 (6.41%) F5
9 5 (6.41%) Citrix
10 4 (5.13%) Sourcefire
10 4 (5.13%) Aruba
10 4 (5.13%) Polycom
11 3 (3.85%) Brocade
11 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.56%) Redback
12 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.56%) Isilon
13 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds