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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 35 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 25 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.83% 4.29% 4.09%
As % of the Vendors category 12.32% 11.01% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 12
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
203 227 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 47.32% 38.94% 60.82%
Number of salaries quoted 162 197 179
Average salary £43,401 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,889 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Leicester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 28 (50.91%) Citrix
4 26 (47.27%) NetApp
5 23 (41.82%) Windows
6 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (32.73%) VMware
7 18 (32.73%) Dell
8 17 (30.91%) HP
8 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (25.45%) PCI DSS
10 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
10 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
10 13 (23.64%) IBM
10 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (21.82%) Firewall
11 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.82%) IIS
11 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (21.82%) Clustering
12 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.36%) SAN
13 9 (16.36%) Change Management
13 9 (16.36%) Linux
14 8 (14.55%) MCSE
14 8 (14.55%) MCP
14 8 (14.55%) EMC
15 7 (12.73%) SLA
16 5 (9.09%) Telemarketing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) TCP/IP
2 12 (21.82%) Firewall
3 9 (16.36%) SAN
4 4 (7.27%) LAN
4 4 (7.27%) WAN
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.45%) Wireless
5 3 (5.45%) VoIP
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security
6 2 (3.64%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) DNS
6 2 (3.64%) DHCP
6 2 (3.64%) Internet
6 2 (3.64%) OSPF
6 2 (3.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.82%) FTP
7 1 (1.82%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Automotive
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Network Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 11 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Security Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Operations Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Sales Executive
5 5 (9.09%) IT Sales Executive
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.64%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (1.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (1.82%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) XML
1 1 (1.82%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.36%) Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Change Management
2 5 (9.09%) Telemarketing
2 5 (9.09%) Business Development
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL
4 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.64%) SIEM
4 2 (3.64%) Line Management
4 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.82%) People Management
5 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.82%) Time Management
5 1 (1.82%) Network Management
5 1 (1.82%) Migration
5 1 (1.82%) Information Security
5 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.82%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.55%) MCP
2 8 (14.55%) MCSE
3 3 (5.45%) CCNP
3 3 (5.45%) CCNA
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) MCTS
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.82%) MCDST
5 1 (1.82%) CCDP
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) PCI DSS
2 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (12.73%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
3 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
4 2 (3.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.91%) Citrix
3 26 (47.27%) NetApp
4 18 (32.73%) VMware
4 18 (32.73%) Dell
5 17 (30.91%) HP
6 13 (23.64%) IBM
7 8 (14.55%) EMC
8 5 (9.09%) Sun
8 5 (9.09%) Fujitsu
8 5 (9.09%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.64%) IronPort
10 1 (1.82%) Veritas
10 1 (1.82%) Avaya
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle
10 1 (1.82%) Cognos