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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 44 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 37 84 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.57% 12.28% 11.47%
As % of the Vendors category 10.76% 24.49% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 80 50
Average salary £43,250 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.61% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £24,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
344 343 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.47% 50.15% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 281 319 188
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 29 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (68.35%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
3 41 (51.90%) Firewall
4 36 (45.57%) CCNA
5 31 (39.24%) HP
6 30 (37.97%) CCNP
6 30 (37.97%) MS Excel
6 30 (37.97%) VMware
7 29 (36.71%) VRRP
7 29 (36.71%) Windows
8 27 (34.18%) BGP
9 26 (32.91%) OSPF
10 25 (31.65%) Citrix
11 24 (30.38%) Linux
12 23 (29.11%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (25.32%) ITIL
14 18 (22.78%) Back Office
14 18 (22.78%) VLAN
15 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
15 16 (20.25%) DHCP
15 16 (20.25%) CheckPoint
16 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (18.99%) Wireless
16 15 (18.99%) HSRP
17 14 (17.72%) Degree
17 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
17 14 (17.72%) MS PowerPoint
17 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
17 14 (17.72%) Ethernet
17 14 (17.72%) SNMP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.33%) Lync
3 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (37.97%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (51.90%) Firewall
2 29 (36.71%) VRRP
3 27 (34.18%) BGP
4 26 (32.91%) OSPF
5 23 (29.11%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (22.78%) VLAN
7 16 (20.25%) DHCP
8 15 (18.99%) Wireless
8 15 (18.99%) HSRP
9 14 (17.72%) Ethernet
9 14 (17.72%) Broadband
9 14 (17.72%) SNMP
10 13 (16.46%) EIGRP
11 12 (15.19%) 802.11
11 12 (15.19%) GPON
12 10 (12.66%) WAN
12 10 (12.66%) LAN
12 10 (12.66%) RIP
13 9 (11.39%) Internet
14 7 (8.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
General
1 18 (22.78%) Back Office
2 16 (20.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Network Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) NOC Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Project Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Lead Network Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.80%) Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) 802.1X
2 10 (12.66%) CSS
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
4 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Linux
3 8 (10.13%) AIX
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.80%) Solaris
7 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.27%) CentOS
8 1 (1.27%) Debian
8 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) ITIL
2 11 (13.92%) Project Management
3 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.53%) Coaching
6 1 (1.27%) People Management
6 1 (1.27%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.27%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (1.27%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.27%) Network Design
6 1 (1.27%) Logistics
6 1 (1.27%) Service Management
6 1 (1.27%) Business Development
6 1 (1.27%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.27%) Network Management
6 1 (1.27%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.27%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) C#
1 14 (17.72%) PHP
2 2 (2.53%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) Java
2 2 (2.53%) Perl
2 2 (2.53%) Python
3 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (68.35%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (45.57%) CCNA
3 30 (37.97%) CCNP
4 15 (18.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (17.72%) Degree
6 11 (13.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (11.39%) MCSE
8 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
8 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
9 7 (8.86%) MCITP
10 5 (6.33%) MCSA
11 3 (3.80%) CCIE
12 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.33%) ISA Server
4 4 (5.06%) vSphere
5 3 (3.80%) XenApp
6 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Tivoli
1 6 (7.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (7.59%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (3.80%) WSUS
2 3 (3.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.27%) OPNET
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.27%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (56.96%) Microsoft
2 31 (39.24%) HP
3 30 (37.97%) VMware
4 25 (31.65%) Citrix
5 16 (20.25%) CheckPoint
6 12 (15.19%) Dell
7 11 (13.92%) ProCurve
8 10 (12.66%) WatchGuard
9 8 (10.13%) SonicWALL
9 8 (10.13%) Juniper
10 7 (8.86%) F5
11 6 (7.59%) Blue Coat
11 6 (7.59%) Nokia
12 4 (5.06%) Oracle
12 4 (5.06%) IBM
12 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.06%) NetApp
13 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.53%) Lotus
14 2 (2.53%) Symantec
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