The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 18 April 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 M4 Corridor 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 8 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 20.00% 7.58% 17.39%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 13.51% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 80.00% 56.06% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 36
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Cisco
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the M4 Corridor region.

Cisco Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the M4 Corridor region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Dell
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Avaya
3 5 (41.67%) Apple
3 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) iPhone
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) UAG
4 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) ADSL
4 4 (33.33%) Broadband
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) PBX
6 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Service Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPhone
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) Social Network
3 1 (8.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCSP
3 1 (8.33%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Terminal Services
2 4 (33.33%) UAG
3 3 (25.00%) Snort
4 1 (8.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) HP
1 5 (41.67%) Dell
1 5 (41.67%) Avaya
1 5 (41.67%) Apple
2 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (16.67%) Q1 Labs
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL