The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 258 291 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.72% 8.98% 7.01%
As % of the Vendors category 16.62% 18.58% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 223 212 147
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1552 1566 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 46.44% 48.35% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1188 1124
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 422 (55.38%) Cisco Certification
2 363 (47.64%) Firewall
3 347 (45.54%) CCNP
4 262 (34.38%) VMware
5 252 (33.07%) CheckPoint
6 248 (32.55%) Network Security
7 223 (29.27%) MPLS
8 213 (27.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 200 (26.25%) Windows
10 193 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
11 190 (24.93%) LAN
11 190 (24.93%) WAN
12 188 (24.67%) BGP
13 184 (24.15%) CCNA
14 183 (24.02%) Load Balancing
15 182 (23.88%) E-Commerce
16 165 (21.65%) ITIL
17 163 (21.39%) VoIP
18 159 (20.87%) Active Directory
19 156 (20.47%) OSPF
20 143 (18.77%) Linux
21 141 (18.50%) EIGRP
22 128 (16.80%) TCP/IP
23 127 (16.67%) Microsoft
24 119 (15.62%) Citrix
25 110 (14.44%) Cisco Nexus
26 109 (14.30%) Incident Management
27 97 (12.73%) HP
28 93 (12.20%) CCSP
29 91 (11.94%) Red Hat

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 83 (10.89%) Apache
2 65 (8.53%) MS Exchange
3 63 (8.27%) IIS
4 29 (3.81%) SharePoint
5 28 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (2.49%) Tomcat
8 16 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.57%) Lync
10 10 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.66%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.66%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.39%) Node.js
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.13%) nginx
13 1 (0.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 77 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.66%) MS Project
3 4 (0.52%) MS Office
3 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.39%) SaaS
1 3 (0.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 363 (47.64%) Firewall
2 248 (32.55%) Network Security
3 223 (29.27%) MPLS
4 193 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
5 190 (24.93%) LAN
5 190 (24.93%) WAN
6 188 (24.67%) BGP
7 163 (21.39%) VoIP
8 156 (20.47%) OSPF
9 141 (18.50%) EIGRP
10 128 (16.80%) TCP/IP
11 110 (14.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 89 (11.68%) DNS
13 87 (11.42%) Cisco IOS
14 85 (11.15%) SAN
15 62 (8.14%) VPN
16 57 (7.48%) Internet
16 57 (7.48%) NAS
17 52 (6.82%) SMTP
18 48 (6.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.89%) MySQL
3 21 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.31%) Informix
7 9 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.39%) Redis
10 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.92%) Subversion
2 7 (0.92%) JIRA
2 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.52%) Hudson
4 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 43 (5.64%) Finance
2 21 (2.76%) Telecoms
2 21 (2.76%) Games
3 16 (2.10%) Retail
4 6 (0.79%) Law
5 4 (0.52%) Advertising
5 4 (0.52%) Banking
6 3 (0.39%) Back Office
7 2 (0.26%) Marketing
8 1 (0.13%) Electronics
8 1 (0.13%) Automotive
8 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 266 (34.91%) Network Engineer
2 150 (19.69%) Analyst
3 118 (15.49%) Network Analyst
4 94 (12.34%) Security Analyst
5 92 (12.07%) Network Security Analyst
6 80 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 76 (9.97%) Architect
8 73 (9.58%) Senior Network Engineer
9 40 (5.25%) Infrastructure Architect
10 37 (4.86%) Consultant
11 30 (3.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 30 (3.94%) Network Specialist
12 29 (3.81%) Network Support
13 28 (3.67%) Support Engineer
13 28 (3.67%) Security Engineer
14 25 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
14 25 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
15 19 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
15 19 (2.49%) Network Security Engineer
16 18 (2.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (1.05%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (0.79%) .NET
3 6 (0.79%) Web Services
4 5 (0.66%) XML
4 5 (0.66%) J2EE
4 5 (0.66%) Middleware
4 5 (0.66%) LAMP
5 2 (0.26%) WAP
6 1 (0.13%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.24%) Clustering
2 59 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
5 12 (1.57%) IBM XIV
6 11 (1.44%) CLARiiON
6 11 (1.44%) Celerra
7 10 (1.31%) PKI
8 9 (1.18%) Replication
9 8 (1.05%) NHS
9 8 (1.05%) CMDB
9 8 (1.05%) FlexPod
10 6 (0.79%) SecurID
11 5 (0.66%) RIA
11 5 (0.66%) Open Source
11 5 (0.66%) Symmetrix
12 4 (0.52%) Wiki
13 3 (0.39%) IVR
13 3 (0.39%) Social Media
14 1 (0.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 200 (26.25%) Windows
2 143 (18.77%) Linux
3 86 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 71 (9.32%) UNIX
5 52 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.23%) Solaris
9 11 (1.44%) AIX
10 9 (1.18%) CentOS
11 7 (0.92%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.79%) Debian
13 5 (0.66%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.52%) SUSE
15 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (24.02%) Load Balancing
2 182 (23.88%) E-Commerce
3 165 (21.65%) ITIL
4 109 (14.30%) Incident Management
5 76 (9.97%) Project Management
6 65 (8.53%) Mentoring
7 61 (8.01%) Capacity Planning
8 53 (6.96%) Network Architecture
9 42 (5.51%) TOGAF
10 41 (5.38%) Change Management
11 36 (4.72%) Business Continuity
12 33 (4.33%) High Availability
13 32 (4.20%) DevOps
14 26 (3.41%) PRINCE2
15 24 (3.15%) Information Security
15 24 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (3.02%) Network Design
17 22 (2.89%) Service Delivery
18 20 (2.62%) Line Management
19 18 (2.36%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 65 (8.53%) PowerShell
2 64 (8.40%) Perl
3 61 (8.01%) Bash Shell
4 58 (7.61%) Java
5 31 (4.07%) Lisp
6 29 (3.81%) PHP
7 26 (3.41%) SQL
8 8 (1.05%) JavaScript
9 7 (0.92%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.79%) Ruby
11 3 (0.39%) Python
11 3 (0.39%) C++
12 2 (0.26%) C
13 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 422 (55.38%) Cisco Certification
2 347 (45.54%) CCNP
3 184 (24.15%) CCNA
4 93 (12.20%) CCSP
5 85 (11.15%) CCSA
6 80 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 78 (10.24%) MCSE
8 76 (9.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 70 (9.19%) CCSE
10 61 (8.01%) CCIE
11 55 (7.22%) CCDP
11 55 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
12 35 (4.59%) MCSA
13 32 (4.20%) MCITP
14 29 (3.81%) CCA
14 29 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
15 25 (3.28%) NCDA
16 19 (2.49%) VTSP
16 19 (2.49%) Degree
17 18 (2.36%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.92%) PCI DSS
2 35 (4.59%) SLA
3 16 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.39%) QA
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 213 (27.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 159 (20.87%) Active Directory
3 72 (9.45%) vSphere
4 55 (7.22%) VMware ESX
5 49 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
6 46 (6.04%) Hyper-V
7 38 (4.99%) XenDesktop
8 35 (4.59%) XenApp
9 22 (2.89%) XenServer
10 17 (2.23%) vCloud
11 12 (1.57%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.05%) MetaFrame
12 8 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (1.05%) ProxySG
13 6 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.39%) Firmware
15 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.26%) UAG
16 1 (0.13%) Squid
16 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 40 (5.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (2.23%) Backup Exec
3 14 (1.84%) Puppet
4 10 (1.31%) NetBackup
5 8 (1.05%) Nagios
5 8 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (0.92%) Cacti
6 7 (0.92%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (0.92%) Opsview
6 7 (0.92%) Graphite
7 6 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.66%) XenMobile
9 4 (0.52%) Salt
10 3 (0.39%) PureDisk
10 3 (0.39%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.26%) SCCM
11 2 (0.26%) SCOM
12 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 262 (34.38%) VMware
2 252 (33.07%) CheckPoint
3 127 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 119 (15.62%) Citrix
5 97 (12.73%) HP
6 91 (11.94%) Red Hat
7 88 (11.55%) NetApp
8 83 (10.89%) EMC
9 73 (9.58%) F5
10 59 (7.74%) IBM
11 40 (5.25%) Juniper
12 32 (4.20%) SolarWinds
13 31 (4.07%) Riverbed
13 31 (4.07%) Motorola
14 29 (3.81%) Brocade
15 22 (2.89%) Symantec
16 19 (2.49%) 3PAR
17 18 (2.36%) Dell
18 15 (1.97%) Veeam
19 9 (1.18%) Blue Coat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £3100040000 per annum + £3,000 on-call
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,500 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsys
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience, plus excellent benefi
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