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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 20 36 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 12 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.74% 2.28% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 14.81% 5.71% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -43.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
81 105 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 45.51% 39.92% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 58 86 97
Average salary £34,750 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.92% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Chester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (77.78%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) CCNA
5 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (44.44%) SLA
7 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) QSIG
8 6 (33.33%) VoIP
8 6 (33.33%) DHCP
9 5 (27.78%) ISO 9001
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) PBX
9 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (27.78%) DPNSS
9 5 (27.78%) VMware
9 5 (27.78%) Operations Management
9 5 (27.78%) Lync
10 4 (22.22%) Juniper
10 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) CCNP
11 3 (16.67%) Finance
12 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
12 2 (11.11%) HP
12 2 (11.11%) Citrix
12 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 2 (11.11%) FTP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (27.78%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) LAN
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) QSIG
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) VoIP
5 5 (27.78%) PBX
5 5 (27.78%) DPNSS
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) FTP
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (5.56%) Multicast
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.56%) HTTP
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.56%) MPLS
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Password Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) CCIP
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
2 5 (27.78%) ISO 9001
3 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya