The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chester region.

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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 36 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.11% 0.39% 5.18%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 0.90% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 10
Average salary £40,000 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 - £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 - £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 111 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.47% 43.53% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 86
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,144 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Cheshire

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 29 July 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Chester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Kaspersky
6 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
6 4 (28.57%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) MPLS
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Site Server
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (21.43%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) RIP
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPLS
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
3 1 (7.14%) Xen
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Legato
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) HP
3 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 4 (28.57%) Kaspersky
4 4 (28.57%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Remedy
Chester, Cheshire
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