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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 18 39 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 11 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.43% 1.24% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 12.64% 3.49% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -34.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
87 86 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.88% 35.68% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 103
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,500
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 26 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Chester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) CCNA
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
8 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) VoIP
8 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 5 (31.25%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) PBX
9 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (25.00%) DPNSS
9 4 (25.00%) QSIG
9 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
9 4 (25.00%) Lync
10 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 3 (18.75%) CCNP
10 3 (18.75%) Citrix
10 3 (18.75%) Juniper
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (12.50%) FTP
11 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) QSIG
6 4 (25.00%) DPNSS
6 4 (25.00%) PBX
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) FTP
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
8 1 (6.25%) Multicast
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (6.25%) HTTP
8 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
8 1 (6.25%) OSPF
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
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%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Password Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CCIP
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 2 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
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