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 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 25 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 290 418 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.32% 11.36% 7.64%
As % of the Vendors category 18.63% 23.16% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 243 294 148
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
1557 1805 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 44.65% 49.08% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1362 911
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 271 (47.05%) Cisco Certification
2 253 (43.92%) Firewall
3 230 (39.93%) VMware
4 220 (38.19%) CheckPoint
5 208 (36.11%) Windows
6 200 (34.72%) WAN
7 195 (33.85%) ITIL
8 185 (32.12%) LAN
9 179 (31.08%) CCNP
10 167 (28.99%) CCNA
11 157 (27.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 153 (26.56%) Linux
13 146 (25.35%) Active Directory
14 141 (24.48%) Network Security
15 137 (23.78%) Load Balancing
16 136 (23.61%) Microsoft
17 122 (21.18%) F5
18 121 (21.01%) HP
19 106 (18.40%) MS Exchange
20 104 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 102 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
22 94 (16.32%) VoIP
23 91 (15.80%) Analytical Skills
24 90 (15.63%) Red Hat
25 88 (15.28%) SAN
26 87 (15.10%) DNS
27 85 (14.76%) VPN
27 85 (14.76%) MS Excel
27 85 (14.76%) Data Centre
28 81 (14.06%) Wireless

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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
1 106 (18.40%) MS Exchange
2 45 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (6.08%) Lync
4 31 (5.38%) SharePoint
5 25 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (3.47%) IIS
8 11 (1.91%) Apache
9 6 (1.04%) CMS
10 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.35%) Confluence
14 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 85 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 23 (3.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.26%) Office 365
2 3 (0.52%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 253 (43.92%) Firewall
2 200 (34.72%) WAN
3 185 (32.12%) LAN
4 141 (24.48%) Network Security
5 102 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
6 94 (16.32%) VoIP
7 88 (15.28%) SAN
8 87 (15.10%) DNS
9 85 (14.76%) VPN
10 81 (14.06%) Wireless
11 71 (12.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 66 (11.46%) Cisco IOS
13 62 (10.76%) MPLS
14 49 (8.51%) TCP/IP
15 44 (7.64%) DHCP
16 42 (7.29%) Wireless Security
16 42 (7.29%) NAS
17 41 (7.12%) Unified Communications
18 37 (6.42%) BGP
19 26 (4.51%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.17%) MySQL
3 19 (3.30%) NoSQL
4 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (1.91%) Riak
6 8 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.04%) OLAP
8 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) Informix
9 1 (0.17%) OLTP
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (3.47%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.35%) JIRA
4 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 23 (3.99%) Finance
3 19 (3.30%) Retail
4 12 (2.08%) Games
5 9 (1.56%) Back Office
6 5 (0.87%) Law
7 3 (0.52%) Banking
7 3 (0.52%) Marketing
8 2 (0.35%) Local Government
8 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (23.44%) Network Engineer
2 109 (18.92%) Architect
3 70 (12.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 67 (11.63%) Network Architect
5 48 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 47 (8.16%) Administrator
6 47 (8.16%) Analyst
7 46 (7.99%) Systems Administrator
8 38 (6.60%) Infrastructure Architect
9 36 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
9 36 (6.25%) Network Design Architect
10 35 (6.08%) Network Specialist
11 33 (5.73%) Security Specialist
12 31 (5.38%) Consultant
13 29 (5.03%) Network Consultant
14 27 (4.69%) Network Security Specialist
15 22 (3.82%) Windows Administrator
15 22 (3.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
15 22 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
15 22 (3.82%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.13%) RESTful
2 15 (2.60%) Web Services
3 9 (1.56%) COM
4 5 (0.87%) CSS
5 3 (0.52%) Middleware
5 3 (0.52%) LAMP
6 2 (0.35%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.17%) XSD
7 1 (0.17%) WSDL
7 1 (0.17%) REST
7 1 (0.17%) Java EE
7 1 (0.17%) JSON
7 1 (0.17%) SOAP
7 1 (0.17%) .NET
7 1 (0.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (15.80%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (14.76%) Data Centre
3 31 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (2.26%) Public Cloud
5 9 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (1.39%) Replication
7 7 (1.22%) IBM XIV
8 6 (1.04%) Clustering
8 6 (1.04%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.04%) IVR
9 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.87%) CMDB
9 5 (0.87%) E-Learning
9 5 (0.87%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.52%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.17%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.17%) CLARiiON
12 1 (0.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 208 (36.11%) Windows
2 153 (26.56%) Linux
3 104 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 70 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (9.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (7.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (6.60%) UNIX
8 14 (2.43%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.91%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.04%) Debian
10 6 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.52%) SUSE
13 2 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (33.85%) ITIL
2 137 (23.78%) Load Balancing
3 64 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 56 (9.72%) Network Design
5 50 (8.68%) Incident Management
5 50 (8.68%) Project Management
6 49 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 43 (7.47%) TOGAF
8 42 (7.29%) Release Management
9 41 (7.12%) DevOps
10 39 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 36 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
12 28 (4.86%) Network Architecture
13 27 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (4.17%) Business Continuity
14 24 (4.17%) Service Delivery
15 19 (3.30%) Software Delivery
15 19 (3.30%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (3.13%) BCP
17 17 (2.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (8.85%) SQL
2 44 (7.64%) PowerShell
3 43 (7.47%) Perl
4 42 (7.29%) Bash Shell
5 15 (2.60%) Java
6 10 (1.74%) Python
7 6 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.87%) PHP
9 3 (0.52%) C
10 2 (0.35%) C++
11 1 (0.17%) VB
11 1 (0.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 271 (47.05%) Cisco Certification
2 179 (31.08%) CCNP
3 167 (28.99%) CCNA
4 76 (13.19%) ITIL Certification
5 66 (11.46%) CCSA
6 63 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (9.20%) CCSE
8 41 (7.12%) HP ASE
9 40 (6.94%) CCSP
10 19 (3.30%) CCDA
11 18 (3.13%) MCSE
12 16 (2.78%) CCDP
13 13 (2.26%) ISEB
13 13 (2.26%) CCIE
14 11 (1.91%) MCP
15 10 (1.74%) Degree
15 10 (1.74%) CCVP
16 9 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (1.56%) MCITP
17 8 (1.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.03%) SLA
2 15 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) COBIT
5 2 (0.35%) QA
5 2 (0.35%) BS25999
System Software
1 157 (27.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 47 (8.16%) VMware ESX
4 32 (5.56%) vSphere
5 27 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.39%) XenServer
9 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.22%) XenApp
10 6 (1.04%) ProxySG
10 6 (1.04%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.17%) KVM
11 1 (0.17%) Snort
11 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 44 (7.64%) Puppet
2 12 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (1.04%) SCCM
4 6 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.04%) FortiGate
5 5 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.69%) WSUS
6 4 (0.69%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.52%) OpenView
7 3 (0.52%) ARCserve
7 3 (0.52%) Salt
8 2 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.35%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.35%) SCOM
8 2 (0.35%) Cacti
9 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.17%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 230 (39.93%) VMware
2 220 (38.19%) CheckPoint
3 136 (23.61%) Microsoft
4 122 (21.18%) F5
5 121 (21.01%) HP
6 90 (15.63%) Red Hat
7 69 (11.98%) Citrix
8 55 (9.55%) Juniper
9 50 (8.68%) NetApp
10 41 (7.12%) Huawei
11 38 (6.60%) IBM
11 38 (6.60%) Riverbed
12 37 (6.42%) EMC
13 31 (5.38%) Blue Coat
14 24 (4.17%) Oracle
15 18 (3.13%) Avaya
16 17 (2.95%) Meraki
17 15 (2.60%) Fortinet
18 14 (2.43%) Brocade
19 12 (2.08%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, pension, cake, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago