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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 78 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 49 46 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.52% 2.88% 4.34%
As % of the Vendors category 5.76% 6.41% 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 80
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,740 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £75,000 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
850 718 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.72% 44.90% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 680 597 926
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -22 15 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Chester +9 13 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Knutsford -5 5 £29,000 -53.41% 1
Crewe -8 1 £23,000 -42.50%
Macclesfield - 1 - - 1
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 52 (50.98%) Windows
2 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
3 41 (40.20%) VMware
4 30 (29.41%) HP
5 29 (28.43%) Firewall
6 28 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (26.47%) Finance
8 26 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (25.49%) SAN
9 24 (23.53%) LAN
10 23 (22.55%) MS Exchange
11 22 (21.57%) WAN
11 22 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
12 21 (20.59%) Citrix
13 20 (19.61%) ITIL
13 20 (19.61%) Juniper
14 19 (18.63%) CCNA
14 19 (18.63%) VPN
14 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (15.69%) Hyper-V
15 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
15 16 (15.69%) NetApp
15 16 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (15.69%) Windows 8
16 15 (14.71%) MCSE
16 15 (14.71%) EMC
17 14 (13.73%) IIS
17 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (12.75%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 23 (22.55%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (13.73%) IIS
4 8 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (7.84%) Lync
5 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.94%) Site Server
7 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.43%) Firewall
2 26 (25.49%) SAN
3 24 (23.53%) LAN
4 22 (21.57%) WAN
5 19 (18.63%) VPN
6 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 9 (8.82%) DNS
8 8 (7.84%) Network Security
8 8 (7.84%) Wireless
8 8 (7.84%) SSL
9 7 (6.86%) MPLS
9 7 (6.86%) iSCSI
10 6 (5.88%) OSPF
10 6 (5.88%) Junos
11 5 (4.90%) NAS
12 4 (3.92%) EIGRP
12 4 (3.92%) Unified Communications
13 3 (2.94%) VoIP
13 3 (2.94%) BGP
13 3 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.96%) DB2
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.98%) MySQL
General
1 27 (26.47%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (15.69%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.75%) Consultant
3 11 (10.78%) Analyst
3 11 (10.78%) Security Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.90%) Architect
6 5 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) IT Support
7 4 (3.92%) Administrator
8 3 (2.94%) Applications Support
8 3 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) COM
3 1 (0.98%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) SecurID
2 3 (2.94%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.96%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.98%) IVR
4 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.98%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.98%) Windows
2 22 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
3 16 (15.69%) Windows 8
4 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (10.78%) Windows XP
6 10 (9.80%) Linux
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.86%) UNIX
8 7 (6.86%) AIX
9 5 (4.90%) zOS
10 3 (2.94%) Windows NT
10 3 (2.94%) Solaris
10 3 (2.94%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.94%) MVS
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.96%) CentOS
11 2 (1.96%) SUSE
11 2 (1.96%) HPUX
11 2 (1.96%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.61%) ITIL
2 11 (10.78%) Change Management
3 10 (9.80%) Migration
4 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (6.86%) Performance Management
5 6 (5.88%) Service Management
6 5 (4.90%) Line Management
6 5 (4.90%) Security Management
6 5 (4.90%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (3.92%) Matrix Management
7 4 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.92%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.94%) Coaching
8 3 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.94%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.94%) Project Management
8 3 (2.94%) Information Security Management
8 3 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.92%) VB
4 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.94%) VB6
5 1 (0.98%) C
5 1 (0.98%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (18.63%) CCNA
4 15 (14.71%) MCSE
5 10 (9.80%) CCNP
6 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.90%) MCP
8 5 (4.90%) MCITP
9 4 (3.92%) MCTS
9 4 (3.92%) CCA
9 4 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.94%) CCIE
10 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.94%) Degree
11 1 (0.98%) CRISC
11 1 (0.98%) CCIP
11 1 (0.98%) CCDP
11 1 (0.98%) CISSP
11 1 (0.98%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (15.69%) Hyper-V
3 13 (12.75%) Active Directory
4 10 (9.80%) XenApp
5 7 (6.86%) vSphere
6 6 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.94%) XenServer
7 3 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.94%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.96%) KVM
9 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.98%) vCloud
9 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.98%) Xen
9 1 (0.98%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 5 (4.90%) Legato
3 5 (4.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 41 (40.20%) VMware
3 30 (29.41%) HP
4 21 (20.59%) Citrix
5 20 (19.61%) Juniper
6 16 (15.69%) NetApp
7 15 (14.71%) EMC
8 11 (10.78%) Fortinet
9 10 (9.80%) Red Hat
9 10 (9.80%) IBM
10 9 (8.82%) CheckPoint
10 9 (8.82%) Brocade
11 8 (7.84%) Oracle
12 6 (5.88%) Fujitsu
12 6 (5.88%) Dell
13 4 (3.92%) Kaspersky
13 4 (3.92%) Avaya
13 4 (3.92%) Remedy
13 4 (3.92%) SAP
13 4 (3.92%) Riverbed
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