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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 48 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 77 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.40% 2.68% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.97% 6.22% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 58
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
772 756 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.11% 43.10% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 615 579 698
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +10 19 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Crewe +2 11 £41,250 +3.12% 5
Knutsford -3 11 £16,500 -68.57% 1
Runcorn -3 8 £23,000 - 1
Chester +7 6 £30,000 -22.07% 2
Macclesfield +17 3 £25,000 -
Nantwich - 2 £33,750 - 5
Widnes - 1 £20,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £34,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 104 (57.46%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (47.51%) Windows
3 63 (34.81%) CCNA
4 60 (33.15%) Juniper
5 58 (32.04%) Firewall
6 55 (30.39%) DNS
7 53 (29.28%) Active Directory
8 52 (28.73%) VMware
9 49 (27.07%) Microsoft
10 46 (25.41%) Finance
11 45 (24.86%) ITIL
11 45 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (23.76%) TCP/IP
12 43 (23.76%) VPN
13 41 (22.65%) LAN
13 41 (22.65%) DHCP
14 40 (22.10%) WAN
14 40 (22.10%) MS Exchange
14 40 (22.10%) CCNP
15 38 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
16 36 (19.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 36 (19.89%) Windows 7
16 36 (19.89%) Microsoft Certification
17 35 (19.34%) Citrix
18 34 (18.78%) CheckPoint
19 33 (18.23%) SLA
20 31 (17.13%) Service Delivery
21 30 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
22 29 (16.02%) Management Information System
22 29 (16.02%) HP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 40 (22.10%) MS Exchange
2 30 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (15.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.52%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.87%) Lync
6 5 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.21%) IIS
8 2 (1.10%) JBoss
8 2 (1.10%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 24 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.55%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.73%) Office 365
2 4 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (32.04%) Firewall
2 55 (30.39%) DNS
3 43 (23.76%) TCP/IP
3 43 (23.76%) VPN
4 41 (22.65%) DHCP
4 41 (22.65%) LAN
5 40 (22.10%) WAN
6 24 (13.26%) SAN
7 23 (12.71%) VoIP
8 22 (12.15%) OSPF
8 22 (12.15%) BGP
8 22 (12.15%) Network Security
9 19 (10.50%) MPLS
10 18 (9.94%) Wireless
10 18 (9.94%) VLAN
10 18 (9.94%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (7.73%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (6.63%) SSL
13 11 (6.08%) ADSL
13 11 (6.08%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Metasploit
General
1 46 (25.41%) Finance
2 9 (4.97%) Financial Institution
3 7 (3.87%) Retail
4 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.10%) Back Office
6 2 (1.10%) Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) French Language
7 1 (0.55%) Norwegian Language
7 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.55%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (18.23%) Consultant
2 32 (17.68%) Network Engineer
3 28 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.05%) Technical Consultant
5 17 (9.39%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (8.84%) Analyst
7 15 (8.29%) Support Engineer
8 13 (7.18%) Team Leader
8 13 (7.18%) Network Manager
9 12 (6.63%) IT Manager
10 11 (6.08%) Senior Consultant
10 11 (6.08%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (6.08%) Security Consultant
10 11 (6.08%) Support Team Leader
10 11 (6.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 10 (5.52%) Security Technical Consultant
12 8 (4.42%) IT Support
12 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 8 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (4.42%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.76%) Web Services
2 4 (2.21%) XML
2 4 (2.21%) HTML
2 4 (2.21%) JSP
3 2 (1.10%) CSS
3 2 (1.10%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.10%) Middleware
4 1 (0.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Management Information System
2 24 (13.26%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.87%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.31%) RMADS
6 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.66%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.55%) Clustering
9 1 (0.55%) IVR
9 1 (0.55%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.55%) NHS
9 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.55%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.55%) Social Media
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (47.51%) Windows
2 45 (24.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (19.89%) Windows 7
5 18 (9.94%) Windows 8
6 17 (9.39%) Windows XP
7 16 (8.84%) Linux
7 16 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.87%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.76%) UNIX
10 3 (1.66%) AIX
11 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.10%) CentOS
11 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.10%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.55%) HPUX
12 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.86%) ITIL
2 31 (17.13%) Service Delivery
3 13 (7.18%) Change Management
3 13 (7.18%) Mentoring
4 12 (6.63%) Security Management
5 11 (6.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (5.52%) Project Management
6 10 (5.52%) Migration
7 9 (4.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.42%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.42%) ITIL V3
9 7 (3.87%) Time Management
9 7 (3.87%) Line Management
9 7 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (3.87%) Business Continuity
9 7 (3.87%) Information Security
9 7 (3.87%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (3.87%) Open Source
9 7 (3.87%) Network Architecture
10 6 (3.31%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.39%) SQL
2 16 (8.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.66%) C
4 2 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) VB
5 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 104 (57.46%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (34.81%) CCNA
3 40 (22.10%) CCNP
4 36 (19.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (16.02%) MCSE
6 28 (15.47%) MCITP
7 27 (14.92%) CCIE
8 25 (13.81%) MCTS
9 22 (12.15%) MCP
10 16 (8.84%) MCSA
10 16 (8.84%) Security Cleared
11 11 (6.08%) JNCIA
11 11 (6.08%) CCSE
12 10 (5.52%) Degree
12 10 (5.52%) CCENT
13 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared
14 6 (3.31%) JNCIP
14 6 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (2.76%) JNCIS
16 4 (2.21%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.23%) SLA
2 6 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.76%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.21%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.55%) COBIT
6 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 53 (29.28%) Active Directory
2 36 (19.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.50%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.87%) Terminal Server
5 6 (3.31%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.21%) XenApp
7 3 (1.66%) XenServer
7 3 (1.66%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.10%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.66%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.10%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (1.10%) SCCM
3 2 (1.10%) SCOM
3 2 (1.10%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.55%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.55%) logstash
4 1 (0.55%) Graylog
Vendors
1 60 (33.15%) Juniper
2 52 (28.73%) VMware
3 49 (27.07%) Microsoft
4 35 (19.34%) Citrix
5 34 (18.78%) CheckPoint
6 29 (16.02%) HP
7 25 (13.81%) F5
8 21 (11.60%) Riverbed
9 19 (10.50%) Blue Coat
10 16 (8.84%) IBM
11 15 (8.29%) Dell
11 15 (8.29%) Fortinet
12 10 (5.52%) Tufin
12 10 (5.52%) IronPort
13 8 (4.42%) EMC
14 7 (3.87%) Avaya
14 7 (3.87%) BT
15 6 (3.31%) NetApp
16 5 (2.76%) Symantec
17 3 (1.66%) Toshiba
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum + Certified training
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Grow How UK (West) Ltd
Salary: £22,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Knutsford
D4 Digital
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
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