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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 33 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 22 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.66% 6.58% 7.43%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 15.20% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 39
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £35,750 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,700
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
187 171 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.07% 43.29% 53.99%
Number of salaries quoted 160 133 249
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £33,865 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 12 February 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Leicester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (35.14%) WAN
4 13 (35.14%) LAN
4 13 (35.14%) Firewall
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
5 12 (32.43%) CCNP
5 12 (32.43%) Skype for Business
6 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
7 10 (27.03%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) Citrix
7 10 (27.03%) Project Management
8 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
8 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
8 9 (24.32%) Presales
9 8 (21.62%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (21.62%) NetApp
9 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
10 7 (18.92%) CCNA
10 7 (18.92%) IBM
10 7 (18.92%) F5
10 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (16.22%) MobileIron
11 6 (16.22%) IBM PureFlex
11 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (16.22%) vSphere

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (32.43%) Skype for Business
2 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
1 13 (35.14%) LAN
1 13 (35.14%) WAN
2 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (13.51%) VoIP
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (10.81%) NX-OS
3 4 (10.81%) Skype
3 4 (10.81%) WebEx
3 4 (10.81%) Wireless
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) IP Telephony
4 3 (8.11%) Network Security
4 3 (8.11%) OSPF
4 3 (8.11%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) BGP
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.41%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
1 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) IBM Storage Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Storage Architect
6 4 (10.81%) VMware Architect
7 3 (8.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (8.11%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) IVR
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Linux
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) CentOS
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Project Management
2 9 (24.32%) Presales
3 8 (21.62%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
5 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.22%) Web Filtering
6 4 (10.81%) Network Design
6 4 (10.81%) Network Management
6 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (8.11%) Network Security Management
7 3 (8.11%) Security Management
7 3 (8.11%) Time Management
8 2 (5.41%) ITIL
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCNP
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) MCP
7 1 (2.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.41%) QA
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) vSphere
4 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) NetVault Backup
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Citrix
4 8 (21.62%) NetApp
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
5 7 (18.92%) F5
5 7 (18.92%) IBM
6 6 (16.22%) Fortinet
6 6 (16.22%) MobileIron
7 5 (13.51%) Avaya
7 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
7 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
8 4 (10.81%) HP
8 4 (10.81%) Meraki
9 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
9 3 (8.11%) EMC
9 3 (8.11%) Oracle
10 2 (5.41%) Juniper
10 2 (5.41%) SAP
10 2 (5.41%) Symantec