The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 75 63 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% 2.85% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 5.29% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 54
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +41.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £70,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
341 378 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.71% 53.85% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 290 329 343
Average salary £38,800 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 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 22 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 -7 5 £24,500 -45.55% 2
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 28 (54.90%) WAN
2 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 17 (33.33%) LAN
3 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (31.37%) HP
4 16 (31.37%) Windows
4 16 (31.37%) VMware
5 15 (29.41%) Citrix
6 14 (27.45%) VoIP
6 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
6 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
6 14 (27.45%) Firewall
7 12 (23.53%) MPLS
8 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
9 10 (19.61%) CCNP
9 10 (19.61%) CCNA
10 9 (17.65%) SAN
10 9 (17.65%) NetApp
10 9 (17.65%) Linux
10 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
11 8 (15.69%) Supplier Management
11 8 (15.69%) Billing
11 8 (15.69%) Change Management
11 8 (15.69%) MAILsweeper
12 7 (13.73%) VPN
12 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
13 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
13 6 (11.76%) Wireless

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) IaaS
1 5 (9.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) WAN
2 17 (33.33%) LAN
3 14 (27.45%) VoIP
3 14 (27.45%) Firewall
4 12 (23.53%) MPLS
5 9 (17.65%) SAN
6 7 (13.73%) VPN
7 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (11.76%) Wireless
8 5 (9.80%) DNS
8 5 (9.80%) DHCP
9 4 (7.84%) DMVPN
9 4 (7.84%) EIGRP
9 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.88%) FTP
10 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.92%) Internet
12 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.69%) Billing
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Local Government
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Team Leader
4 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Network Team Leader
7 5 (9.80%) Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Data Centre Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Clustering
1 5 (9.80%) iPhone
2 4 (7.84%) Firmware
3 3 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.96%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) HPUX
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 8 (15.69%) Supplier Management
2 8 (15.69%) Change Management
3 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.84%) Migration
4 4 (7.84%) Network Design
4 4 (7.84%) Network Planning
4 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) OO
6 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security Management
6 1 (1.96%) Security Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.96%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (1.96%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Network Management
6 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.61%) CCNP
2 10 (19.61%) CCNA
3 5 (9.80%) CCIE
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
5 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.96%) MCSD
5 1 (1.96%) CCA
5 1 (1.96%) OCP
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.96%) CCEE
5 1 (1.96%) CCAA
5 1 (1.96%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.80%) XenApp
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) XenServer
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.96%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) HP
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 15 (29.41%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) NetApp
5 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) Apple
7 4 (7.84%) ProCurve
7 4 (7.84%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) F5
8 2 (3.92%) NEC
8 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) Juniper
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.96%) Altiris
9 1 (1.96%) Brocade
9 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds