The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 42 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.13% 3.09% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.81% 7.77% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Cisco
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 103 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 44.26% 39.77% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 71
Average salary £40,000 £34,426 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.19% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £25,572 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cisco
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Chester region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Chester

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Chester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 9 (56.25%) LAN
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) CCNA
2 8 (50.00%) VoIP
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) SLA
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) QSIG
5 5 (31.25%) PBX
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
6 4 (25.00%) Lync
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) DPNSS
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (12.50%) F5
8 2 (12.50%) FTP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) LAN
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) QSIG
4 5 (31.25%) PBX
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) DPNSS
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) H.323
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) FTP
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
8 1 (6.25%) Multicast
8 1 (6.25%) VLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CCNA
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 2 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
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