The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 11 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.32% 8.54% 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 14.89% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Cisco
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 94 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 60.38% 57.32% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 53
Average salary £50,000 £26,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Cisco Salary Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Cisco
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +10 2 £42,500 +77.08%
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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%) CCNA
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 5 (35.71%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) Time Management
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 3 (21.43%) DWDM
7 3 (21.43%) MPLS
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (21.43%) CCSE
7 3 (21.43%) MCITP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) IPv4
5 3 (21.43%) IPv6
5 3 (21.43%) DWDM
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) Broadband
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) NetWare
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNA
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (21.43%) CCSE
4 3 (21.43%) MCITP
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) EMC Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Sun
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Novell