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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 39 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 99 79 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.78% 4.36% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 12.47% 10.51% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67 66 51
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Cisco
North West

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
794 752 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.35% 41.48% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 606 530 643
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +5 21 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Warrington -1 18 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Crewe - 11 £42,500 - 2
Chester +19 9 £42,250 +40.83% 1
Wilmslow - 5 £34,000 - 1
Nantwich - 3 £40,000 - 4
Macclesfield +4 2 £37,500 +50.00%
Runcorn 0 1 £33,250 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 87 (50.29%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (36.99%) Windows
3 61 (35.26%) VMware
4 57 (32.95%) Juniper
5 53 (30.64%) Firewall
6 52 (30.06%) Finance
7 46 (26.59%) Citrix
8 44 (25.43%) CCNA
9 42 (24.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (24.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (23.70%) Microsoft
11 40 (23.12%) CCNP
11 40 (23.12%) LAN
11 40 (23.12%) DNS
12 38 (21.97%) TCP/IP
13 37 (21.39%) WAN
13 37 (21.39%) MS Exchange
13 37 (21.39%) CheckPoint
14 36 (20.81%) Active Directory
15 34 (19.65%) HP
15 34 (19.65%) ITIL
16 33 (19.08%) Service Delivery
17 31 (17.92%) SLA
18 30 (17.34%) VPN
18 30 (17.34%) EMC
19 29 (16.76%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (16.76%) DHCP
20 28 (16.18%) Network Security
21 26 (15.03%) CCIE
21 26 (15.03%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 37 (21.39%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (12.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.51%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.20%) Lync
6 7 (4.05%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.31%) IIS
8 2 (1.16%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.58%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.36%) Office 365
2 4 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (30.64%) Firewall
2 40 (23.12%) LAN
2 40 (23.12%) DNS
3 38 (21.97%) TCP/IP
4 37 (21.39%) WAN
5 30 (17.34%) VPN
6 29 (16.76%) DHCP
7 28 (16.18%) Network Security
8 25 (14.45%) SAN
9 20 (11.56%) OSPF
9 20 (11.56%) BGP
10 19 (10.98%) Wireless
11 16 (9.25%) MPLS
12 15 (8.67%) VoIP
13 13 (7.51%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (6.94%) VLAN
15 10 (5.78%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (5.78%) Cisco ISE
15 10 (5.78%) NetScreen
16 9 (5.20%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Metasploit
General
1 52 (30.06%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.31%) Retail
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Back Office
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) French Language
5 2 (1.16%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (1.16%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.16%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (20.81%) Consultant
2 27 (15.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (13.87%) Network Engineer
4 20 (11.56%) Technical Consultant
5 17 (9.83%) Support Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) Network Manager
6 13 (7.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.94%) Architect
8 11 (6.36%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (6.36%) Security Consultant
8 11 (6.36%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.78%) Security Engineer
9 10 (5.78%) Security Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.78%) IT Manager
10 9 (5.20%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.20%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) Technical Support
12 7 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.05%) Middleware
2 4 (2.31%) HTML
2 4 (2.31%) Web Services
2 4 (2.31%) XML
3 3 (1.73%) .NET
4 2 (1.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.87%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.89%) Open Source
5 4 (2.31%) RMADS
5 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.16%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.16%) Replication
6 2 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) IVR
7 1 (0.58%) Celerra
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.99%) Windows
2 42 (24.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (13.87%) Windows 7
5 17 (9.83%) Linux
6 16 (9.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (7.51%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.05%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.31%) AIX
9 4 (2.31%) CentOS
9 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.73%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.16%) HPUX
11 2 (1.16%) Solaris
11 2 (1.16%) UNIX
12 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.65%) ITIL
2 33 (19.08%) Service Delivery
3 14 (8.09%) Migration
4 13 (7.51%) Project Management
5 12 (6.94%) Security Management
6 11 (6.36%) Change Management
7 10 (5.78%) Mentoring
8 9 (5.20%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.05%) Data Management
9 7 (4.05%) Data Protection
9 7 (4.05%) Benchmarking
10 6 (3.47%) Network Architecture
10 6 (3.47%) ITIL V3
11 5 (2.89%) DevOps
11 5 (2.89%) Load Balancing
11 5 (2.89%) Operations Management
11 5 (2.89%) Network Design
11 5 (2.89%) Information Security Management
11 5 (2.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.40%) SQL
2 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.73%) VB
3 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
3 3 (1.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 87 (50.29%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (25.43%) CCNA
3 40 (23.12%) CCNP
4 29 (16.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (15.03%) CCIE
6 24 (13.87%) MCITP
7 20 (11.56%) MCSE
8 17 (9.83%) MCP
9 16 (9.25%) MCTS
10 14 (8.09%) Security Cleared
11 13 (7.51%) MCSA
12 12 (6.94%) SC Cleared
13 11 (6.36%) CCSE
14 9 (5.20%) JNCIA
15 8 (4.62%) JNCIP
15 8 (4.62%) Degree
16 7 (4.05%) JNCIS
17 6 (3.47%) CCDP
18 5 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
19 4 (2.31%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (17.92%) SLA
2 6 (3.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.89%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.73%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.16%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.58%) COBIT
6 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 42 (24.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (20.81%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.09%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.94%) XenApp
5 6 (3.47%) VMware Server
6 5 (2.89%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.31%) vSphere
8 3 (1.73%) XenServer
8 3 (1.73%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.31%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.16%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
4 1 (0.58%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.58%) logstash
4 1 (0.58%) Graylog
Vendors
1 61 (35.26%) VMware
2 57 (32.95%) Juniper
3 46 (26.59%) Citrix
4 41 (23.70%) Microsoft
5 37 (21.39%) CheckPoint
6 34 (19.65%) HP
7 30 (17.34%) EMC
8 26 (15.03%) F5
9 23 (13.29%) NetApp
10 20 (11.56%) IBM
11 19 (10.98%) Fortinet
12 16 (9.25%) Riverbed
13 14 (8.09%) Blue Coat
14 13 (7.51%) Dell
15 10 (5.78%) Tufin
15 10 (5.78%) IronPort
16 9 (5.20%) Brocade
16 9 (5.20%) Symantec
17 8 (4.62%) Avaya
18 3 (1.73%) Toshiba
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance/Pension/Health/Life
Posted: Yesterday
Widnes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago