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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 38 13 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 34 51 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.11% 12.98% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 11.30% 34.46% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 17
Average salary £32,000 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £72,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
301 148 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.26% 37.66% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 257 133 155
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 64 (61.54%) Firewall
2 55 (52.88%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (51.92%) VMware
4 53 (50.96%) Windows
5 38 (36.54%) CCNA
6 33 (31.73%) WAN
7 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 30 (28.85%) MS Exchange
9 28 (26.92%) LAN
10 27 (25.96%) Active Directory
10 27 (25.96%) CCNP
10 27 (25.96%) CheckPoint
10 27 (25.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (25.00%) ITIL
12 24 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (22.12%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
15 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (20.19%) Juniper
16 20 (19.23%) SAN
17 19 (18.27%) HP
17 19 (18.27%) Office 365
17 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2003
18 18 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (17.31%) VPN
19 17 (16.35%) Linux
19 17 (16.35%) Internet
20 16 (15.38%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 23 (22.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (8.65%) IIS
5 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (6.73%) Apache
7 1 (0.96%) Lync
7 1 (0.96%) SAS
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (61.54%) Firewall
2 33 (31.73%) WAN
3 28 (26.92%) LAN
4 24 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (19.23%) SAN
6 18 (17.31%) VPN
7 17 (16.35%) Internet
8 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
8 15 (14.42%) Wireless
8 15 (14.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (13.46%) MPLS
9 14 (13.46%) VoIP
10 12 (11.54%) DNS
11 10 (9.62%) DHCP
12 8 (7.69%) FTP
12 8 (7.69%) Network Security
13 6 (5.77%) OSPF
13 6 (5.77%) VRRP
13 6 (5.77%) BGP
13 6 (5.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Welsh Language
3 4 (3.85%) Advertising
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) Network Engineer
2 25 (24.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Analyst
5 10 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Linux Support Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) AIX Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Linux Support
9 5 (4.81%) Project Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Administrator
9 5 (4.81%) Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Network Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.96%) HTML
2 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Clustering
2 6 (5.77%) HACMP
3 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) e-Health
5 1 (0.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.96%) Windows
2 27 (25.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (16.35%) Linux
6 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.77%) AIX
8 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.00%) ITIL
2 13 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 8 (7.69%) Project Management
4 7 (6.73%) Network Management
5 4 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.85%) Resilience Testing
5 4 (3.85%) Time Management
5 4 (3.85%) Network Design
6 3 (2.88%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (2.88%) Line Management
6 3 (2.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.88%) Software Deployment
6 3 (2.88%) Network Architecture
6 3 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.92%) Product Management
7 2 (1.92%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (1.92%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.96%) Project Planning
8 1 (0.96%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (1.92%) Python
2 2 (1.92%) Perl
3 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.96%) Java
3 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (52.88%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (36.54%) CCNA
3 27 (25.96%) CCNP
4 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (10.58%) Degree
6 9 (8.65%) MCSE
7 8 (7.69%) CCIE
7 8 (7.69%) MCITP
8 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
9 6 (5.77%) IBM AIX Certification
9 6 (5.77%) RHCE
9 6 (5.77%) JNCIS
10 5 (4.81%) CCSE
10 5 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
11 4 (3.85%) CCSA
11 4 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (3.85%) CCENT
12 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.46%) Terminal Services
4 12 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.62%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.77%) PowerHA
7 5 (4.81%) vSphere
8 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.85%) XenServer
9 3 (2.88%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.88%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (2.88%) SCDPM
2 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.92%) OpenView
3 2 (1.92%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.96%) WSUS
4 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.96%) OPNET
4 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) VMware
2 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.96%) CheckPoint
4 21 (20.19%) Juniper
5 19 (18.27%) HP
6 16 (15.38%) Citrix
7 13 (12.50%) F5
8 12 (11.54%) IBM
9 10 (9.62%) Dell
10 8 (7.69%) NetApp
10 8 (7.69%) SonicWALL
11 7 (6.73%) Blue Coat
11 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.77%) Veritas
13 4 (3.85%) Nokia
13 4 (3.85%) 3PAR
13 4 (3.85%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.85%) LANDesk
13 4 (3.85%) WatchGuard
14 3 (2.88%) Mitel
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Posted: 2 days ago
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