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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 52 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 76 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.49% 2.59% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 10.57% 5.96% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 68 35 43
Average salary £31,000 £38,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.48% +30.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
719 789 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.47% 43.50% 45.67%
Number of salaries quoted 566 620 647
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 £19,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 4 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 4 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 +7 22 £34,000 - 7
Knutsford +1 12 £16,500 -76.42% 1
Runcorn -1 9 £19,500 -48.00% 3
Crewe -3 7 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Northwich +1 5 £80,000 +272.09%
Chester -11 5 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Macclesfield +16 3 £25,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £27,500 - 4
Widnes - 1 £20,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 102 (58.29%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (52.00%) Windows
3 58 (33.14%) CCNA
3 58 (33.14%) DNS
4 57 (32.57%) Firewall
5 55 (31.43%) Juniper
6 54 (30.86%) Microsoft
7 52 (29.71%) Active Directory
8 51 (29.14%) TCP/IP
9 48 (27.43%) VMware
10 46 (26.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 46 (26.29%) VPN
11 45 (25.71%) DHCP
12 43 (24.57%) ITIL
13 42 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (21.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (21.71%) MS Exchange
14 38 (21.71%) CCNP
14 38 (21.71%) Finance
15 37 (21.14%) LAN
16 36 (20.57%) Windows 7
17 35 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (18.86%) Citrix
19 31 (17.71%) WAN
20 30 (17.14%) SLA
20 30 (17.14%) MS Excel
21 29 (16.57%) MCSE
21 29 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
22 28 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
22 28 (16.00%) MCITP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (21.71%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.86%) Lync
5 5 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.14%) JBoss
7 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 19 (10.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.57%) Office 365
2 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 58 (33.14%) DNS
2 57 (32.57%) Firewall
3 51 (29.14%) TCP/IP
4 46 (26.29%) VPN
5 45 (25.71%) DHCP
6 37 (21.14%) LAN
7 31 (17.71%) WAN
8 28 (16.00%) VoIP
9 23 (13.14%) SAN
9 23 (13.14%) VLAN
10 22 (12.57%) OSPF
10 22 (12.57%) BGP
11 21 (12.00%) MPLS
11 21 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (12.00%) Network Security
12 20 (11.43%) Wireless
12 20 (11.43%) SSL
13 18 (10.29%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (8.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Metasploit
General
1 38 (21.71%) Finance
2 9 (5.14%) Financial Institution
2 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.00%) Retail
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Back Office
5 2 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (21.71%) Network Engineer
2 29 (16.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (14.29%) Consultant
4 18 (10.29%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (9.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 15 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.57%) Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) IT Manager
7 12 (6.86%) Team Leader
8 11 (6.29%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (6.29%) Network Manager
8 11 (6.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (6.29%) Service Analyst
9 10 (5.71%) Security Consultant
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.71%) Support Team Leader
9 10 (5.71%) Security Technical Consultant
10 9 (5.14%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.71%) 802.1X
2 7 (4.00%) Web Services
3 4 (2.29%) XML
3 4 (2.29%) HTML
4 3 (1.71%) JSP
4 3 (1.71%) Middleware
5 2 (1.14%) CSS
5 2 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.86%) Management Information System
2 18 (10.29%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.29%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.71%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.71%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.71%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.71%) Life Science
6 3 (1.71%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.71%) RMADS
7 1 (0.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.57%) Clustering
7 1 (0.57%) IVR
7 1 (0.57%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.57%) User Experience
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (52.00%) Windows
2 46 (26.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (20.57%) Windows 7
5 20 (11.43%) Linux
6 19 (10.86%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.29%) Windows 8
8 13 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.00%) UNIX
9 7 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.29%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.71%) AIX
12 2 (1.14%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.14%) CentOS
12 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.57%) HPUX
13 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.57%) ITIL
2 28 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 15 (8.57%) Mentoring
4 13 (7.43%) Change Management
5 12 (6.86%) Project Management
6 11 (6.29%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 9 (5.14%) Time Management
8 9 (5.14%) Business Continuity
8 9 (5.14%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.57%) Migration
9 8 (4.57%) Information Security
10 7 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.00%) Service Management
10 7 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (4.00%) ITIL V3
10 7 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (4.00%) Line Management
11 6 (3.43%) DevOps
11 6 (3.43%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.14%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.57%) SQL
3 3 (1.71%) C
4 2 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 102 (58.29%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (33.14%) CCNA
3 38 (21.71%) CCNP
4 35 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (16.57%) MCSE
6 28 (16.00%) MCITP
7 26 (14.86%) MCTS
8 25 (14.29%) CCIE
9 23 (13.14%) MCP
10 14 (8.00%) MCSA
11 13 (7.43%) CCENT
11 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
12 11 (6.29%) JNCIA
13 10 (5.71%) Degree
13 10 (5.71%) CCSE
14 5 (2.86%) JNCIS
14 5 (2.86%) JNCIP
15 4 (2.29%) SC Cleared
15 4 (2.29%) CEH
15 4 (2.29%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.14%) SLA
2 8 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.29%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.71%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.71%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 52 (29.71%) Active Directory
2 38 (21.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.00%) Terminal Server
5 5 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.71%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.14%) XenApp
7 2 (1.14%) XenServer
7 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.14%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (1.14%) SCCM
2 2 (1.14%) SCOM
2 2 (1.14%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.57%) logstash
3 1 (0.57%) Graylog
Vendors
1 55 (31.43%) Juniper
2 54 (30.86%) Microsoft
3 48 (27.43%) VMware
4 33 (18.86%) Citrix
5 28 (16.00%) HP
6 27 (15.43%) CheckPoint
7 23 (13.14%) F5
8 21 (12.00%) Blue Coat
9 20 (11.43%) Riverbed
10 16 (9.14%) IBM
11 15 (8.57%) Dell
12 13 (7.43%) Fortinet
13 10 (5.71%) IronPort
13 10 (5.71%) Tufin
14 9 (5.14%) BT
15 7 (4.00%) Symantec
16 5 (2.86%) Apple
17 4 (2.29%) NetApp
17 4 (2.29%) EMC
17 4 (2.29%) Avaya
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £35K Basic + £12k Shift Allowance - £47K Package plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Company Benefits; company
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + holidays, mobile, pension.
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits!
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago