The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 49 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.97% 0.86% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 2.47% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -40.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £22,950 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £26,750 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Cisco
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
194 162 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 46.86% 34.76% 58.22%
Number of salaries quoted 144 141 190
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Cisco
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Leicester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 30 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
3 19 (55.88%) NetApp
4 17 (50.00%) Citrix
5 14 (41.18%) Windows
6 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
6 13 (38.24%) VMware
7 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
8 10 (29.41%) MCP
8 10 (29.41%) HP
8 10 (29.41%) Firewall
8 10 (29.41%) SAN
8 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
8 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
9 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (26.47%) Change Management
9 9 (26.47%) Dell
9 9 (26.47%) Linux
10 8 (23.53%) MCSE
10 8 (23.53%) IIS
10 8 (23.53%) EMC
10 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 8 (23.53%) Clustering
10 8 (23.53%) IBM
10 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (23.53%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) SAN
1 10 (29.41%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) MPLS
6 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) BGP
6 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) DNS
7 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Network Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Operations Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.94%) Server Support
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Change Management
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.88%) SIEM
3 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) People Management
4 1 (2.94%) Line Management
4 1 (2.94%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Network Management
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) MCP
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (23.53%) MCSE
4 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.94%) MCTS
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 8 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) NetApp
3 17 (50.00%) Citrix
4 13 (38.24%) VMware
5 10 (29.41%) HP
6 9 (26.47%) Dell
7 8 (23.53%) EMC
7 8 (23.53%) IBM
8 2 (5.88%) IronPort
8 2 (5.88%) ProCurve
8 2 (5.88%) NEC
9 1 (2.94%) Cognos
9 1 (2.94%) Veritas