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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 64 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 42 39 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.22% 3.00% 5.03%
As % of the Vendors category 9.61% 7.51% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 68
Median salary £40,750 £26,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.73% -38.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%

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
437 519 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.88% 39.98% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 339 424 689
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +7 19 £45,000 +104.54% 2
Crewe - 10 £36,250 -
Chester +5 5 £36,000 -20.00% 1
Northwich - 1 £32,000 - 3
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 44 (43.56%) Firewall
2 41 (40.59%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (38.61%) VMware
4 36 (35.64%) Windows
5 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
6 29 (28.71%) WAN
7 27 (26.73%) LAN
8 26 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (25.74%) Windows Server
9 25 (24.75%) CCNP
10 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
11 23 (22.77%) OSPF
11 23 (22.77%) ITIL
12 22 (21.78%) CCNA
13 21 (20.79%) Juniper
13 21 (20.79%) Linux
14 20 (19.80%) Finance
15 19 (18.81%) BGP
16 18 (17.82%) Telecoms
16 18 (17.82%) MPLS
17 17 (16.83%) Service Management
17 17 (16.83%) Information Security
17 17 (16.83%) SLA
17 17 (16.83%) VoIP
18 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
18 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
18 16 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (14.85%) Office 365
19 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
19 15 (14.85%) VLAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.89%) IIS
2 9 (8.91%) Apache
2 9 (8.91%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.98%) nginx
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.86%) MS Office
3 3 (2.97%) MS Project
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.85%) Office 365
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (43.56%) Firewall
2 29 (28.71%) WAN
3 27 (26.73%) LAN
4 23 (22.77%) OSPF
5 19 (18.81%) BGP
6 18 (17.82%) MPLS
7 17 (16.83%) VoIP
8 16 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (14.85%) SAN
9 15 (14.85%) VLAN
10 14 (13.86%) Ethernet
10 14 (13.86%) Network Security
11 12 (11.88%) EIGRP
11 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
12 11 (10.89%) HTTP
13 10 (9.90%) Unified Communications
14 9 (8.91%) Intranet
15 8 (7.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (7.92%) SNMP
15 8 (7.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.91%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) JIRA
2 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 18 (17.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Advertising
3 2 (1.98%) Games
4 1 (0.99%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Network Engineer
2 12 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Analyst
3 11 (10.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Network Manager
4 10 (9.90%) Network Operations Manager
4 10 (9.90%) Operations Manager
5 7 (6.93%) Administrator
5 7 (6.93%) Security Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Server Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.94%) IT Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.95%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Cisco Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.99%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.96%) EMC VNX
3 4 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.96%) Wiki
4 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Windows
2 26 (25.74%) Windows Server
3 21 (20.79%) Linux
4 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.92%) CentOS
6 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.96%) Unix
7 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.99%) Debian
10 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.77%) ITIL
2 17 (16.83%) Information Security
2 17 (16.83%) Service Management
3 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.90%) Budget Control
4 10 (9.90%) Line Management
5 7 (6.93%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (5.94%) Network Management
6 6 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.94%) Security Patching
6 6 (5.94%) Software Deployment
7 5 (4.95%) Fault Management
7 5 (4.95%) High Availability
7 5 (4.95%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.96%) Change Management
8 4 (3.96%) Data Validation
8 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.96%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.96%) Ticket Management
8 4 (3.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
1 13 (12.87%) SQL
2 10 (9.90%) C
2 10 (9.90%) Python
3 9 (8.91%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.99%) Perl
4 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (40.59%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (24.75%) CCNP
3 22 (21.78%) CCNA
4 12 (11.88%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (9.90%) BC Cleared
5 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.93%) Degree
7 6 (5.94%) A+ Certification
7 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.94%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (4.95%) JNCIA
8 5 (4.95%) MCSE
9 4 (3.96%) MCITP
10 2 (1.98%) CCIE
10 2 (1.98%) CISM
10 2 (1.98%) CISSP
10 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.99%) CCA
11 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.83%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (25.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (23.76%) Active Directory
3 13 (12.87%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.90%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (6.93%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (4.95%) vSphere
7 3 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.97%) XenApp
7 3 (2.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (3.96%) FortiGate
1 4 (3.96%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.97%) Puppet
3 2 (1.98%) HAProxy
3 2 (1.98%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.99%) SCCM
4 1 (0.99%) SCOM
4 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 39 (38.61%) VMware
2 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
3 21 (20.79%) Juniper
4 14 (13.86%) Palo Alto
5 12 (11.88%) HP
6 11 (10.89%) Avaya
7 7 (6.93%) Aruba
8 5 (4.95%) CheckPoint
8 5 (4.95%) Citrix
8 5 (4.95%) EMC
8 5 (4.95%) IBM
8 5 (4.95%) Oracle
8 5 (4.95%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.96%) arcserve
9 4 (3.96%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (3.96%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (3.96%) Sophos
9 4 (3.96%) Symantec
10 3 (2.97%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.98%) Google
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £12000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago