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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 46 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 94 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.41% 2.50% 2.64%
As % of the Vendors category 12.77% 5.83% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 85 39 26
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,580 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £49,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
736 824 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.40% 42.98% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 587 651 580
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Warrington +21 31 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Northwich +2 16 £80,000 +272.09% 1
Knutsford +11 15 £16,500 -43.10%
Chester -9 7 £40,000 -
Runcorn +1 6 £19,500 -48.00%
Crewe - 5 £37,000 -
Macclesfield +20 3 £25,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £27,500 - 5
Daresbury - 1 £40,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 90 (53.89%) Windows
2 89 (53.29%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (43.11%) DNS
4 63 (37.72%) Firewall
5 61 (36.53%) TCP/IP
6 55 (32.93%) DHCP
7 53 (31.74%) CCNA
8 52 (31.14%) Microsoft
9 50 (29.94%) LAN
10 46 (27.54%) VPN
11 44 (26.35%) Active Directory
12 43 (25.75%) VMware
12 43 (25.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (24.55%) Juniper
14 38 (22.75%) MS Exchange
15 37 (22.16%) ITIL
15 37 (22.16%) CCNP
15 37 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 37 (22.16%) Windows Server 2008
16 35 (20.96%) Citrix
17 34 (20.36%) SSL
17 34 (20.36%) VLAN
18 33 (19.76%) Windows 7
18 33 (19.76%) WAN
19 32 (19.16%) Network Security
20 31 (18.56%) VoIP
21 28 (16.77%) SLA
22 27 (16.17%) Microsoft Certification
23 26 (15.57%) Linux
23 26 (15.57%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 38 (22.75%) MS Exchange
2 22 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.80%) IIS
5 3 (1.80%) Lync
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.20%) JBoss
6 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.20%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.60%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.78%) Office 365
2 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.20%) SaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.60%) Route 53
5 1 (0.60%) IaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (43.11%) DNS
2 63 (37.72%) Firewall
3 61 (36.53%) TCP/IP
4 55 (32.93%) DHCP
5 50 (29.94%) LAN
6 46 (27.54%) VPN
7 34 (20.36%) SSL
7 34 (20.36%) VLAN
8 33 (19.76%) WAN
9 32 (19.16%) Network Security
10 31 (18.56%) VoIP
11 26 (15.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (14.97%) iSCSI
13 20 (11.98%) HTTP
14 19 (11.38%) Wireless
14 19 (11.38%) OSPF
14 19 (11.38%) BGP
15 17 (10.18%) Fibre Channel
16 16 (9.58%) FCoE
16 16 (9.58%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.59%) Informix
2 2 (1.20%) DB2
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (15.57%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Financial Institution
2 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.79%) Banking
4 7 (4.19%) Retail
5 5 (2.99%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Marketing
5 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (31.74%) Network Engineer
2 25 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (13.77%) Security Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (12.57%) Analyst
5 20 (11.98%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (11.98%) Senior Security Engineer
5 20 (11.98%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 17 (10.18%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.59%) Service Analyst
7 11 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (6.59%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (5.99%) Team Leader
9 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) IT Manager
9 9 (5.39%) IT Support
10 8 (4.79%) Voice Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Network Manager
10 8 (4.79%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.19%) 802.1X
2 9 (5.39%) Web Services
3 4 (2.40%) XML
3 4 (2.40%) HTML
4 3 (1.80%) JSP
4 3 (1.80%) Middleware
5 2 (1.20%) CSS
5 2 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.99%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.59%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.99%) Life Science
6 4 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.80%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.80%) RMADS
7 3 (1.80%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.80%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.60%) NHS
8 1 (0.60%) IVR
8 1 (0.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (53.89%) Windows
2 43 (25.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 37 (22.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (19.76%) Windows 7
5 26 (15.57%) Linux
6 19 (11.38%) Windows XP
7 16 (9.58%) Windows 8
8 12 (7.19%) UNIX
9 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.19%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.40%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.16%) ITIL
2 22 (13.17%) Load Balancing
3 17 (10.18%) E-Commerce
4 15 (8.98%) Information Security
5 14 (8.38%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.59%) Service Delivery
6 11 (6.59%) Change Management
7 10 (5.99%) Service Management
7 10 (5.99%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (5.39%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (5.39%) PRINCE2
8 9 (5.39%) Project Management
8 9 (5.39%) Time Management
9 8 (4.79%) Business Continuity
9 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
9 8 (4.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.79%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (4.79%) Service Continuity Management
9 8 (4.79%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (4.79%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) SQL
2 14 (8.38%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.79%) C
4 2 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 89 (53.29%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (31.74%) CCNA
3 37 (22.16%) CCNP
4 27 (16.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (14.97%) MCSE
5 25 (14.97%) CCIE
6 24 (14.37%) MCTS
7 22 (13.17%) MCITP
8 21 (12.57%) MCP
9 13 (7.78%) Security Cleared
10 12 (7.19%) CCENT
10 12 (7.19%) MCSA
11 10 (5.99%) Degree
12 9 (5.39%) JNCIA
13 4 (2.40%) CEH
13 4 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (2.40%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.80%) CCDP
15 2 (1.20%) CCSE
16 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.77%) SLA
2 19 (11.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.80%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 44 (26.35%) Active Directory
2 37 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.98%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.19%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.99%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.60%) Firmware
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.40%) SCCM
3 2 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.20%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.20%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.60%) logstash
4 1 (0.60%) Graylog
Vendors
1 52 (31.14%) Microsoft
2 43 (25.75%) VMware
3 41 (24.55%) Juniper
4 35 (20.96%) Citrix
5 22 (13.17%) HP
6 14 (8.38%) CheckPoint
7 13 (7.78%) Blue Coat
7 13 (7.78%) F5
8 11 (6.59%) IBM
9 10 (5.99%) Dell
9 10 (5.99%) Riverbed
10 9 (5.39%) Fortinet
11 8 (4.79%) Oracle
12 7 (4.19%) Symantec
12 7 (4.19%) BT
13 6 (3.59%) Sybase
14 5 (2.99%) Apple
15 4 (2.40%) LANDesk
16 2 (1.20%) IronPort
16 2 (1.20%) Tufin
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, certified training, Overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 20 days ago
Winsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: 20 days ago