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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 26 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.03% 0.85% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 2.94% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £45,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%

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
36 34 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.27% 28.81% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 68
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £28,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (61.54%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) OSPF
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) ISDN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Aruba
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) nginx
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) HAProxy
6 2 (15.38%) NICE Systems
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
6 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) OSPF
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 4 (30.77%) ISDN
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCA
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (15.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Aruba
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Avaya
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) NICE Systems
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) HP