The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 28 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 42 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.31% 12.44% 10.52%
As % of the Vendors category 14.19% 24.58% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 65 62
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
296 301 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.44% 50.59% 49.75%
Number of salaries quoted 230 250 280
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 51 (66.23%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (57.14%) Firewall
3 35 (45.45%) Windows
4 34 (44.16%) CCNA
5 33 (42.86%) CCNP
6 32 (41.56%) VMware
7 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
8 30 (38.96%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (36.36%) CheckPoint
10 25 (32.47%) Citrix
11 24 (31.17%) MS Exchange
12 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
12 23 (29.87%) HP
13 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (24.68%) Juniper
15 18 (23.38%) MS Excel
16 16 (20.78%) VRRP
17 15 (19.48%) Project Management
17 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (19.48%) HSRP
17 15 (19.48%) VLAN
17 15 (19.48%) SonicWALL
18 14 (18.18%) WatchGuard
18 14 (18.18%) Network Security
18 14 (18.18%) WAN
18 14 (18.18%) ITIL
19 13 (16.88%) Blue Coat
19 13 (16.88%) Dell
19 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2003
19 13 (16.88%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 24 (31.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.49%) Lync
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.60%) IIS
6 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.30%) Apache
7 1 (1.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (23.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (57.14%) Firewall
2 30 (38.96%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (20.78%) VRRP
4 15 (19.48%) VLAN
4 15 (19.48%) HSRP
5 14 (18.18%) Network Security
5 14 (18.18%) WAN
6 10 (12.99%) VoIP
6 10 (12.99%) OSPF
6 10 (12.99%) BGP
6 10 (12.99%) Wireless
7 9 (11.69%) LAN
8 8 (10.39%) TCP/IP
8 8 (10.39%) MPLS
9 7 (9.09%) EIGRP
10 6 (7.79%) VPN
10 6 (7.79%) RIP
10 6 (7.79%) SAN
10 6 (7.79%) Internet
11 4 (5.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) MySQL
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Back Office
3 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 45 (58.44%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (12.99%) Project Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Support
9 2 (2.60%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) CSS
2 2 (2.60%) LAMP
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.30%) e-Health
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (45.45%) Windows
2 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.09%) Linux
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.30%) AIX
7 1 (1.30%) CentOS
7 1 (1.30%) Debian
7 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) Project Management
2 14 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (7.79%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.19%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.90%) Line Management
7 2 (2.60%) Network Design
7 2 (2.60%) Network Management
7 2 (2.60%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.30%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.30%) Coaching
8 1 (1.30%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) C#
2 1 (1.30%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) Perl
2 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (66.23%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (44.16%) CCNA
3 33 (42.86%) CCNP
4 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (15.58%) MCSE
6 10 (12.99%) Security Cleared
7 9 (11.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
7 9 (11.69%) MCITP
8 5 (6.49%) JNCIS
8 5 (6.49%) MCSA
9 4 (5.19%) CCSA
9 4 (5.19%) CCSE
10 2 (2.60%) MCTS
10 2 (2.60%) CCENT
11 1 (1.30%) Degree
11 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.30%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (29.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.09%) vSphere
4 5 (6.49%) ISA Server
5 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.90%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.60%) XenServer
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (7.79%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.60%) WSUS
3 2 (2.60%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.30%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) VMware
2 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
3 28 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 25 (32.47%) Citrix
5 23 (29.87%) HP
6 19 (24.68%) Juniper
7 15 (19.48%) SonicWALL
8 14 (18.18%) WatchGuard
9 13 (16.88%) F5
9 13 (16.88%) Blue Coat
9 13 (16.88%) Dell
10 10 (12.99%) Nokia
11 4 (5.19%) ProCurve
12 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
12 3 (3.90%) Mitel
13 2 (2.60%) NetApp
13 2 (2.60%) LANDesk
13 2 (2.60%) Verint
13 2 (2.60%) Lotus
13 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
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