The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
North West / Cheshire
Rank 54 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 38 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.72% 4.30% 4.47%
As % of the Vendors category 8.76% 11.42% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 71
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,506 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.54% +1.20%

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
434 499 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.47% 37.66% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 335 422 679
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +5 15 £37,500 +9.48% 2
Crewe -4 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Chester +5 4 £36,000 -20.00%
Northwich +4 1 £32,000 -60.00% 2
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 46 (39.32%) Windows
2 45 (38.46%) VMware
3 43 (36.75%) Firewall
4 42 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (34.19%) Microsoft
6 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (25.64%) WAN
8 28 (23.93%) CCNA
8 28 (23.93%) Windows Server
9 27 (23.08%) LAN
9 27 (23.08%) Linux
10 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 26 (22.22%) Finance
11 25 (21.37%) OSPF
12 24 (20.51%) ITIL
13 22 (18.80%) VoIP
13 22 (18.80%) MS Excel
14 21 (17.95%) SLA
15 20 (17.09%) CCNP
15 20 (17.09%) VLAN
16 19 (16.24%) Cisco ASA
16 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
16 19 (16.24%) BGP
16 19 (16.24%) MPLS
17 18 (15.38%) MS Office
17 18 (15.38%) Juniper
17 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
18 17 (14.53%) SQL
18 17 (14.53%) Information Security
19 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.11%) IIS
2 12 (10.26%) Apache
3 10 (8.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.27%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.71%) nginx
6 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (18.80%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.38%) MS Office
3 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.71%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Office 365
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (36.75%) Firewall
2 30 (25.64%) WAN
3 27 (23.08%) LAN
4 25 (21.37%) OSPF
5 22 (18.80%) VoIP
6 20 (17.09%) VLAN
7 19 (16.24%) BGP
7 19 (16.24%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (16.24%) MPLS
8 14 (11.97%) HTTP
8 14 (11.97%) SAN
9 13 (11.11%) Ethernet
9 13 (11.11%) Network Security
9 13 (11.11%) SNMP
9 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 12 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (10.26%) Intranet
11 11 (9.40%) EIGRP
12 10 (8.55%) DNS
12 10 (8.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) JIRA
2 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (22.22%) Finance
2 14 (11.97%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Games
3 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (29.91%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (11.11%) Analyst
4 12 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (8.55%) Administrator
6 9 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.98%) IT Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Network Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Network Operations Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Network Support
8 6 (5.13%) Operations Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.42%) Web Services
2 2 (1.71%) .NET
2 2 (1.71%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.71%) WPF
3 1 (0.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.27%) Wiki
5 4 (3.42%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.71%) iPad
7 2 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (39.32%) Windows
2 28 (23.93%) Windows Server
3 27 (23.08%) Linux
4 16 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.26%) CentOS
5 12 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.42%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.71%) Unix
9 2 (1.71%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.51%) ITIL
2 17 (14.53%) Information Security
3 13 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 12 (10.26%) Service Management
5 9 (7.69%) Network Management
5 9 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (5.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.13%) Budget Control
7 6 (5.13%) Line Management
7 6 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.13%) Security Patching
7 6 (5.13%) Software Deployment
8 5 (4.27%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.27%) Change Management
8 5 (4.27%) Data Validation
8 5 (4.27%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.27%) Ticket Management
8 5 (4.27%) Validation
9 4 (3.42%) Presales
9 4 (3.42%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.53%) SQL
2 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 13 (11.11%) C
4 12 (10.26%) Bash Shell
4 12 (10.26%) Python
5 2 (1.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (23.93%) CCNA
3 20 (17.09%) CCNP
4 9 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (6.84%) Degree
6 6 (5.13%) A+ Certification
6 6 (5.13%) BC Cleared
6 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.27%) MCSE
8 4 (3.42%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.56%) CCDA
9 3 (2.56%) CCDP
9 3 (2.56%) CCENT
9 3 (2.56%) MCITP
10 2 (1.71%) CCIE
10 2 (1.71%) MCSA
11 1 (0.85%) CCA
11 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.95%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 14 (11.97%) Hyper-V
4 13 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (6.84%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (4.27%) vSphere
8 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.56%) XenApp
8 3 (2.56%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.42%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.42%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.56%) Puppet
4 2 (1.71%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.71%) RSA enVision
4 2 (1.71%) SCOM
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.85%) Nagios
5 1 (0.85%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (38.46%) VMware
2 40 (34.19%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.38%) Juniper
4 13 (11.11%) HP
5 12 (10.26%) Palo Alto
6 10 (8.55%) Avaya
7 6 (5.13%) Aruba
7 6 (5.13%) Citrix
7 6 (5.13%) EMC
7 6 (5.13%) Meraki
8 5 (4.27%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.27%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (4.27%) IBM
8 5 (4.27%) Oracle
8 5 (4.27%) Symantec
9 4 (3.42%) arcserve
9 4 (3.42%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (3.42%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.42%) Sophos
10 3 (2.56%) F5
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