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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 44 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 76 53 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.64% 2.96% 4.94%
As % of the Vendors category 10.15% 7.15% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 74
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £26,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £67,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
749 741 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.70% 41.42% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 592 541 666
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 May 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 +2 14 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Crewe 0 11 £40,000 - 1
Knutsford -2 11 £34,000 -35.23%
Chester +12 10 £48,500 +70.17% 1
Runcorn 0 4 £23,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 4 £33,250 -
Widnes - 1 £20,500 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 - 5
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 91 (51.70%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (41.48%) Windows
3 61 (34.66%) VMware
4 59 (33.52%) Juniper
5 57 (32.39%) Firewall
6 48 (27.27%) CCNA
7 46 (26.14%) Finance
8 45 (25.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (25.00%) DNS
10 43 (24.43%) Microsoft
10 43 (24.43%) Citrix
10 43 (24.43%) LAN
11 42 (23.86%) Active Directory
11 42 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (23.30%) TCP/IP
13 40 (22.73%) WAN
13 40 (22.73%) MS Exchange
14 39 (22.16%) CCNP
15 36 (20.45%) ITIL
16 35 (19.89%) CheckPoint
17 33 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 33 (18.75%) VPN
17 33 (18.75%) Data Centre
18 32 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (17.61%) Service Delivery
20 30 (17.05%) DHCP
20 30 (17.05%) Windows 7
21 29 (16.48%) HP
22 27 (15.34%) SAN
22 27 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2010

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 40 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 27 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.55%) Lync
6 7 (3.98%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.27%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.14%) JBoss
8 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.14%) iPlanet
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Radian6
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.95%) Office 365
2 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (32.39%) Firewall
2 44 (25.00%) DNS
3 43 (24.43%) LAN
4 41 (23.30%) TCP/IP
5 40 (22.73%) WAN
6 33 (18.75%) VPN
7 30 (17.05%) DHCP
8 27 (15.34%) SAN
9 26 (14.77%) Network Security
10 22 (12.50%) OSPF
10 22 (12.50%) BGP
11 20 (11.36%) Wireless
12 18 (10.23%) VoIP
13 16 (9.09%) VLAN
13 16 (9.09%) MPLS
14 14 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (6.25%) NAS
15 11 (6.25%) ADSL
15 11 (6.25%) VDSL
16 10 (5.68%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Metasploit
General
1 46 (26.14%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.27%) Retail
4 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) Back Office
5 2 (1.14%) French Language
5 2 (1.14%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.14%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (19.89%) Consultant
2 26 (14.77%) Network Engineer
2 26 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (11.36%) Technical Consultant
4 15 (8.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (7.95%) Network Manager
5 14 (7.95%) Support Engineer
6 12 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 12 (6.82%) Architect
7 11 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (6.25%) Security Consultant
7 11 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.68%) Security Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.11%) Team Leader
10 8 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.55%) Analyst
10 8 (4.55%) Network Consultant
11 7 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.27%) Web Services
1 4 (2.27%) XML
1 4 (2.27%) HTML
2 3 (1.70%) .NET
3 2 (1.14%) CSS
3 2 (1.14%) JSP
3 2 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 24 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.27%) RMADS
5 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) Replication
6 2 (1.14%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.57%) Celerra
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 73 (41.48%) Windows
2 45 (25.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (17.05%) Windows 7
5 18 (10.23%) Windows 8
6 17 (9.66%) Linux
7 13 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.98%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.27%) UNIX
9 4 (2.27%) AIX
10 3 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.70%) CentOS
10 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.14%) HPUX
11 2 (1.14%) Solaris
12 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.45%) ITIL
2 31 (17.61%) Service Delivery
3 14 (7.95%) Migration
4 13 (7.39%) Change Management
5 12 (6.82%) Security Management
5 12 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (3.98%) Network Architecture
7 7 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.41%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.41%) Network Design
8 6 (3.41%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.84%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (2.84%) DevOps
9 5 (2.84%) Open Source
9 5 (2.84%) Project Management
9 5 (2.84%) Operations Management
9 5 (2.84%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.84%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.23%) SQL
2 13 (7.39%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.70%) VB
3 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
3 3 (1.70%) VB6
4 2 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 91 (51.70%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (27.27%) CCNA
3 39 (22.16%) CCNP
4 33 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (14.77%) CCIE
6 25 (14.20%) MCITP
6 25 (14.20%) MCSE
7 21 (11.93%) MCTS
8 19 (10.80%) MCP
9 13 (7.39%) Security Cleared
9 13 (7.39%) MCSA
10 11 (6.25%) CCSE
10 11 (6.25%) JNCIA
11 10 (5.68%) SC Cleared
12 9 (5.11%) Degree
13 8 (4.55%) JNCIP
14 7 (3.98%) JNCIS
15 6 (3.41%) CCDP
16 5 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (2.27%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.20%) SLA
2 6 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.84%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.70%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.14%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.57%) COBIT
6 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 42 (23.86%) Active Directory
1 42 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.11%) XenApp
4 6 (3.41%) VMware Server
5 3 (1.70%) XenServer
5 3 (1.70%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.70%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.14%) vSphere
7 1 (0.57%) Firmware
7 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.14%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (1.14%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.57%) logstash
4 1 (0.57%) Graylog
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) SCOM
4 1 (0.57%) Puppet
4 1 (0.57%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 61 (34.66%) VMware
2 59 (33.52%) Juniper
3 43 (24.43%) Microsoft
3 43 (24.43%) Citrix
4 35 (19.89%) CheckPoint
5 29 (16.48%) HP
6 25 (14.20%) F5
7 20 (11.36%) EMC
8 17 (9.66%) Riverbed
8 17 (9.66%) IBM
8 17 (9.66%) Fortinet
9 16 (9.09%) Dell
10 15 (8.52%) Blue Coat
11 14 (7.95%) NetApp
12 10 (5.68%) IronPort
12 10 (5.68%) Tufin
13 8 (4.55%) Avaya
14 4 (2.27%) BT
15 3 (1.70%) Meru Networks
15 3 (1.70%) Sun
Runcorn, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 16 days ago
Widnes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago