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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 54 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.01% 4.67% 7.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 8.05% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 27
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £34,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
138 261 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 34.76% 58.00% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 128 225 175
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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 21 October 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) HP
2 9 (47.37%) MPLS
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) ProCurve
7 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
7 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
7 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) Billing
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) CCNA
7 4 (21.05%) VoIP
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) Citrix
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
9 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
9 2 (10.53%) Migration
9 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) MPLS
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) Wireless
8 1 (5.26%) FTP
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Team Leader
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) HPUX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
1 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
1 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
1 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCEE
3 1 (5.26%) CCAA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) Firmware
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) XenServer
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) HP
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) ProCurve
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) NEC
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) F5
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