The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 66 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 25 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.22% 3.21% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 6.38% 7.06% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 15
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,600 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
Cisco
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 269 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 50.45% 45.44% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 364 213 200
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Cisco
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Dorset

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Dorset

Cisco
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Bournemouth -4 20 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Dorchester - 1 £27,500 -
Poole - 1 - -
Wareham - 1 £28,500 -
Weymouth - 1 £33,500 -
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Firewall
4 14 (41.18%) HP
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (29.41%) ITIL
6 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (26.47%) CCNA
8 7 (20.59%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) vSphere
8 7 (20.59%) Retail
9 6 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
9 6 (17.65%) Juniper
10 5 (14.71%) SAN
10 5 (14.71%) NetApp
10 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (14.71%) XenApp
10 5 (14.71%) SCCM
10 5 (14.71%) F5
10 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
11 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
11 4 (11.76%) Nokia
11 4 (11.76%) Internet

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.71%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) HTTP
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.82%) SMTP
5 3 (8.82%) MPLS
5 3 (8.82%) OSPF
5 3 (8.82%) BGP
5 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
5 3 (8.82%) FWSM
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.94%) LAN
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Local Government
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) EMC Centera
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
3 3 (8.82%) Information Security
3 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Benchmarking
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Data Security
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (11.76%) CCNP
4 3 (8.82%) CCSA
4 3 (8.82%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.88%) VCP5
5 2 (5.88%) NCDA
5 2 (5.88%) NCIE
6 1 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.59%) vSphere
3 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
4 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) HP
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.65%) Juniper
5 5 (14.71%) NetApp
5 5 (14.71%) F5
6 4 (11.76%) Nokia
6 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 3 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
8 2 (5.88%) Perforce
8 2 (5.88%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) Sun
9 1 (2.94%) Brocade