The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leicestershire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 72 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 17 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.82% 2.90% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 4.67% 5.26% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 39
Average salary £32,750 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.22% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £62,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
364 380 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.97% 55.15% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 308 322 323
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 £25,000 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Cisco
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 12 £33,000 -20.00%
Loughborough -6 1 £31,500 +26.00%
Hinckley - 1 £30,000 -
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 31 (48.44%) WAN
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (32.81%) VMware
5 20 (31.25%) VoIP
6 19 (29.69%) Citrix
7 18 (28.13%) Windows
8 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
8 17 (26.56%) LAN
8 17 (26.56%) HP
9 16 (25.00%) MPLS
9 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 15 (23.44%) CCNA
10 15 (23.44%) Firewall
11 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
11 13 (20.31%) CCNP
11 13 (20.31%) SAN
11 13 (20.31%) Incident Management
12 12 (18.75%) NetApp
12 12 (18.75%) Linux
12 12 (18.75%) Change Management
13 11 (17.19%) Billing
13 11 (17.19%) Supplier Management
14 10 (15.63%) MAILsweeper
15 9 (14.06%) Wireless
15 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
16 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (10.94%) Cisco IOS
16 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (10.94%) UNIX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) IaaS
1 5 (7.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (48.44%) WAN
2 20 (31.25%) VoIP
3 17 (26.56%) LAN
4 16 (25.00%) MPLS
5 15 (23.44%) Firewall
6 13 (20.31%) SAN
7 9 (14.06%) Wireless
8 7 (10.94%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (10.94%) VPN
8 7 (10.94%) DNS
9 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.81%) DHCP
11 4 (6.25%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.25%) DMVPN
12 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
12 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.69%) FTP
13 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (3.13%) PSTN
13 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (7.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (17.19%) Billing
2 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Network Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 12 (18.75%) Team Leader
4 11 (17.19%) Network Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Network Team Leader
7 7 (10.94%) Administrator
7 7 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) iPhone
1 5 (7.81%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) Firmware
2 4 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.56%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.56%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Linux
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.94%) UNIX
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.81%) HPUX
6 4 (6.25%) AIX
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Incident Management
2 12 (18.75%) Change Management
3 11 (17.19%) Supplier Management
4 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Network Design
6 4 (6.25%) Network Planning
6 4 (6.25%) ITIL
6 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.69%) Network Management
7 3 (4.69%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) Creative Marketing
9 1 (1.56%) Time Management
9 1 (1.56%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.56%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (1.56%) Change Control
9 1 (1.56%) OO
9 1 (1.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.56%) Network Security Management
9 1 (1.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.44%) CCNA
3 13 (20.31%) CCNP
4 5 (7.81%) CCIE
5 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
6 2 (3.13%) MCP
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.13%) NCDA
6 2 (3.13%) NCIE
6 2 (3.13%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.56%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.56%) GPEN
7 1 (1.56%) CCEE
7 1 (1.56%) CCAA
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.38%) XenDesktop
2 6 (9.38%) XenApp
3 4 (6.25%) vSphere
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (1.56%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.81%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) Citrix
4 17 (26.56%) HP
5 12 (18.75%) NetApp
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle
7 5 (7.81%) Apple
8 4 (6.25%) IBM
8 4 (6.25%) ProCurve
9 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.69%) Dell
9 3 (4.69%) Juniper
10 2 (3.13%) NEC
10 2 (3.13%) EMC
10 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.13%) F5
11 1 (1.56%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.56%) IronPort
11 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.56%) Brocade