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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 83 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 43 46 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.27% 2.73% 3.93%
As % of the Vendors category 5.16% 6.08% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 82
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,530 £24,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £75,000 £65,000
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
834 757 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.96% 44.95% 50.66%
Number of salaries quoted 657 627 1021
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +41.66% 1
Chester +6 11 £40,000 -27.27%
Knutsford - 4 £29,000 -
Macclesfield +13 1 - -
Northwich +4 1 £21,500 -38.57%
Crewe -3 1 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 54 (52.94%) Windows
2 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 44 (43.14%) VMware
3 32 (31.37%) Firewall
4 31 (30.39%) HP
5 28 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (26.47%) SAN
7 24 (23.53%) Finance
7 24 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 23 (22.55%) MS Exchange
8 23 (22.55%) ITIL
9 22 (21.57%) CCNA
10 21 (20.59%) Citrix
10 21 (20.59%) LAN
10 21 (20.59%) VPN
10 21 (20.59%) Juniper
11 20 (19.61%) WAN
12 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (18.63%) Windows 8
13 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 16 (15.69%) NetApp
14 16 (15.69%) MCSE
15 15 (14.71%) Hyper-V
16 14 (13.73%) IIS
16 14 (13.73%) Active Directory
16 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (12.75%) EMC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14 (13.73%) IIS
2 14 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (6.86%) Lync
4 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.94%) Site Server
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.98%) Apache
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.37%) Firewall
2 27 (26.47%) SAN
3 21 (20.59%) VPN
3 21 (20.59%) LAN
4 20 (19.61%) WAN
5 11 (10.78%) DNS
6 9 (8.82%) SSL
6 9 (8.82%) Network Security
7 8 (7.84%) Junos
8 7 (6.86%) Wireless
8 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.88%) OSPF
9 6 (5.88%) NAS
9 6 (5.88%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.90%) MPLS
10 5 (4.90%) Unified Communications
10 5 (4.90%) VoIP
11 4 (3.92%) DHCP
11 4 (3.92%) Internet
11 4 (3.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) 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%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 24 (23.53%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Consultant
6 8 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) IT Support
9 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Applications Support Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Cisco Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (0.98%) VXML
3 1 (0.98%) COM
3 1 (0.98%) SOAP
3 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) SecurID
2 4 (3.92%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) FlexPod
4 1 (0.98%) IVR
4 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.98%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 54 (52.94%) Windows
2 24 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 19 (18.63%) Windows 8
4 14 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (12.75%) Windows XP
6 9 (8.82%) Linux
7 8 (7.84%) AIX
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.88%) zOS
9 4 (3.92%) MVS
9 4 (3.92%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.92%) Windows NT
10 3 (2.94%) UNIX
10 3 (2.94%) Solaris
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.96%) HPUX
11 2 (1.96%) OS/400
11 2 (1.96%) SUSE
11 2 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.55%) ITIL
2 13 (12.75%) Change Management
2 13 (12.75%) Migration
3 8 (7.84%) Performance Management
4 7 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.90%) Security Management
5 5 (4.90%) Service Management
5 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
5 5 (4.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.92%) Matrix Management
6 4 (3.92%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.92%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.92%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.94%) Information Security
7 3 (2.94%) Project Management
7 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.94%) Information Security Management
7 3 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.80%) SQL
2 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.90%) VB
3 5 (4.90%) VB.NET
3 5 (4.90%) VB6
4 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.98%) C
5 1 (0.98%) Perl
5 1 (0.98%) PHP
5 1 (0.98%) Ruby
5 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (21.57%) CCNA
3 16 (15.69%) MCSE
4 10 (9.80%) CCNP
5 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.86%) MCP
7 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.92%) CCA
8 4 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.92%) MCITP
8 4 (3.92%) Degree
9 3 (2.94%) MCTS
9 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.96%) CCIE
11 1 (0.98%) MCSA
11 1 (0.98%) CISSP
11 1 (0.98%) CISA
11 1 (0.98%) CISM
11 1 (0.98%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.73%) 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%) vCloud
9 1 (0.98%) Xen
9 1 (0.98%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (6.86%) Tivoli
3 6 (5.88%) FortiGate
4 5 (4.90%) Legato
4 5 (4.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.98%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.98%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
1 44 (43.14%) VMware
2 31 (30.39%) HP
3 21 (20.59%) Citrix
3 21 (20.59%) Juniper
4 16 (15.69%) NetApp
5 13 (12.75%) EMC
6 11 (10.78%) CheckPoint
6 11 (10.78%) Fortinet
7 10 (9.80%) IBM
8 9 (8.82%) Red Hat
8 9 (8.82%) Brocade
9 7 (6.86%) Fujitsu
9 7 (6.86%) Dell
9 7 (6.86%) Oracle
10 4 (3.92%) SAP
10 4 (3.92%) Avaya
10 4 (3.92%) Remedy
10 4 (3.92%) Kaspersky
10 4 (3.92%) Riverbed
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