The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 11 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 14 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.61% 7.77% 5.11%
As % of the Vendors category 29.79% 16.00% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 7
Average salary £35,500 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.82% +8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
West Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 42.34% 48.54% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 30
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £34,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Cisco
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Gatwick

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) XenApp
5 7 (50.00%) vSphere
6 6 (42.86%) NetApp
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) Juniper
7 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (35.71%) Supplier Management
7 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
8 4 (28.57%) LANDesk
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) VCAP
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) CCNP
8 4 (28.57%) CCNA
8 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 4 (28.57%) MCSE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) SNMP
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Operations Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
2 5 (35.71%) Supplier Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (28.57%) VCAP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) XenApp
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Citrix
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
5 4 (28.57%) LANDesk
5 4 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Symantec
6 2 (14.29%) Sophos