The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 12 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.67% 7.20% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 14.63% 18.62% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Cisco
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 145 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 45.56% 38.67% 47.56%
Number of salaries quoted 61 94 63
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Cisco
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Halifax

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Halifax

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 31 (67.39%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (56.52%) CheckPoint
3 25 (54.35%) CCNP
4 23 (50.00%) CCNA
5 20 (43.48%) Cisco UCCE
5 20 (43.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 15 (32.61%) Firewall
7 13 (28.26%) Finance
7 13 (28.26%) Business Continuity
7 13 (28.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) Avaya
8 12 (26.09%) VoIP
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (23.91%) ScanSafe
9 11 (23.91%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (23.91%) WAN
9 11 (23.91%) Symantec
9 11 (23.91%) McAfee
9 11 (23.91%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (21.74%) LAN
10 10 (21.74%) Clearswift
11 8 (17.39%) ITIL
11 8 (17.39%) Verint
11 8 (17.39%) Network Security
12 7 (15.22%) VPN
12 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
12 7 (15.22%) IPsec
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.04%) UNIX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (2.17%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) VoIP
2 12 (26.09%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (23.91%) WAN
4 10 (21.74%) LAN
5 8 (17.39%) Network Security
6 7 (15.22%) IPsec
6 7 (15.22%) VPN
7 5 (10.87%) DNS
7 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.87%) DEFINITY
7 5 (10.87%) SAN
8 3 (6.52%) HTTP
8 3 (6.52%) SSL
9 2 (4.35%) OSPF
9 2 (4.35%) BGP
9 2 (4.35%) BIG-IP
9 2 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (2.17%) Wireless
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Telephony Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Security Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) Security Analyst
8 6 (13.04%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Network Security Analyst
8 6 (13.04%) IT Security Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Network Analyst
9 5 (10.87%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (10.87%) Operations Support Analyst
9 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) Administrator
10 3 (6.52%) Network Administrator
10 3 (6.52%) Firewall Administrator
11 2 (4.35%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) UNIX
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (28.26%) Business Continuity
2 11 (23.91%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (17.39%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
4 5 (10.87%) Information Security
4 5 (10.87%) Workflow
5 3 (6.52%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (54.35%) CCNP
3 23 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.04%) MCSE
5 5 (10.87%) Avaya Certification
5 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) HNC
5 5 (10.87%) HND
6 3 (6.52%) CCDP
6 3 (6.52%) CCSA
6 3 (6.52%) CCSE
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (43.48%) Cisco UCCE
1 20 (43.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (23.91%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) CheckPoint
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Avaya
3 11 (23.91%) ScanSafe
3 11 (23.91%) Symantec
3 11 (23.91%) McAfee
4 10 (21.74%) Clearswift
5 8 (17.39%) Verint
6 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.52%) F5