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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 52 47 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 69 73 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.89% 4.55% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 8.59% 9.81% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 64 65 39
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £51,900 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.06%
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
803 744 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.29% 46.41% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 683 579 750
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +6 18 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Chester +21 6 £40,000 +70.21% 2
Crewe +20 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Knutsford -18 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wilmslow - 3 £35,000 - 2
Nantwich - 3 £40,000 - 2
Runcorn - 2 £23,000 - 1
Sandbach - 2 - -
Macclesfield - 2 £68,750 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 49 (36.84%) Windows
2 48 (36.09%) VMware
3 45 (33.83%) HP
4 44 (33.08%) LAN
5 42 (31.58%) Finance
6 41 (30.83%) EMC
7 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
7 40 (30.08%) Firewall
8 38 (28.57%) Citrix
8 38 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (27.82%) WAN
10 35 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
11 33 (24.81%) NetApp
12 30 (22.56%) TCP/IP
13 29 (21.80%) Juniper
14 25 (18.80%) Network Security
15 22 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (16.54%) CCNP
15 22 (16.54%) MS Exchange
16 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
16 20 (15.04%) XenApp
17 19 (14.29%) Wireless
18 18 (13.53%) CheckPoint
19 17 (12.78%) SC Cleared
19 17 (12.78%) SAN
20 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
20 16 (12.03%) VPN
21 15 (11.28%) SLA
21 15 (11.28%) CCNA
21 15 (11.28%) Service Delivery

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 22 (16.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.52%) IIS
4 9 (6.77%) Lync
5 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.01%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.50%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (33.08%) LAN
2 40 (30.08%) Firewall
3 37 (27.82%) WAN
4 30 (22.56%) TCP/IP
5 25 (18.80%) Network Security
6 19 (14.29%) Wireless
7 17 (12.78%) SAN
8 16 (12.03%) VPN
9 14 (10.53%) DNS
10 9 (6.77%) DHCP
10 9 (6.77%) Junos
10 9 (6.77%) FirePass
11 6 (4.51%) iSCSI
11 6 (4.51%) SSL
11 6 (4.51%) MPLS
11 6 (4.51%) OSPF
11 6 (4.51%) EIGRP
12 5 (3.76%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (3.01%) Wireshark
13 4 (3.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (31.58%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) French Language
4 2 (1.50%) Norwegian Language
4 2 (1.50%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.50%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (18.80%) Network Engineer
2 18 (13.53%) Consultant
2 18 (13.53%) Support Engineer
2 18 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (11.28%) Security Engineer
3 15 (11.28%) Citrix Support
4 13 (9.77%) Analyst
5 12 (9.02%) Citrix Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 11 (8.27%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (7.52%) Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Administrator
9 7 (5.26%) Network Consultant
9 7 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
10 6 (4.51%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) IT Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.76%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.26%) Middleware
2 5 (3.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (3.01%) Open Source
1 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.26%) RMADS
3 2 (1.50%) Celerra
3 2 (1.50%) Replication
4 1 (0.75%) Clustering
4 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.75%) Life Science
4 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.84%) Windows
2 22 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (10.53%) UNIX
4 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (9.77%) Linux
5 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.50%) CentOS
8 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.75%) AIX
9 1 (0.75%) HPUX
9 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.28%) Service Delivery
2 14 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (6.77%) Migration
3 9 (6.77%) Project Management
3 9 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (6.77%) ITIL
4 7 (5.26%) Security Management
4 7 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (5.26%) Data Management
4 7 (5.26%) Benchmarking
4 7 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 5 (3.76%) Time Management
6 4 (3.01%) Network Management
7 3 (2.26%) Network Design
7 3 (2.26%) Network Architecture
8 2 (1.50%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.50%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.50%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.27%) SQL
2 7 (5.26%) VB
3 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.26%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.26%) VB6
5 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (16.54%) CCNP
3 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
4 17 (12.78%) SC Cleared
5 15 (11.28%) CCNA
6 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (6.77%) MCSE
7 9 (6.77%) MCITP
8 8 (6.02%) CCIE
9 4 (3.01%) MCSA
9 4 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.01%) MCTS
10 3 (2.26%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.26%) CCDP
11 2 (1.50%) CCIP
11 2 (1.50%) MCP
11 2 (1.50%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.50%) Avaya Certification
11 2 (1.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.75%) COBIT
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 38 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (15.04%) XenApp
3 16 (12.03%) Active Directory
4 13 (9.77%) XenDesktop
5 9 (6.77%) Hyper-V
6 7 (5.26%) vSphere
6 7 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (4.51%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.51%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (3.01%) SCCM
3 4 (3.01%) Legato
3 4 (3.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (36.09%) VMware
2 45 (33.83%) HP
3 41 (30.83%) EMC
4 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
5 38 (28.57%) Citrix
6 33 (24.81%) NetApp
7 29 (21.80%) Juniper
8 18 (13.53%) CheckPoint
9 15 (11.28%) F5
10 13 (9.77%) Brocade
11 12 (9.02%) Fortinet
11 12 (9.02%) IBM
12 7 (5.26%) Symantec
13 6 (4.51%) Avaya
14 4 (3.01%) NETGEAR
15 3 (2.26%) Riverbed
15 3 (2.26%) Blue Coat
15 3 (2.26%) Dell
15 3 (2.26%) SAP
15 3 (2.26%) Remedy
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago