The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 3 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 12.50% 9.52% 26.00%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 14.29% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £65,000 £21,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+202.32% -66.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Cisco
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Vendors Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 28 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 66.67% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 30
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) SUSE
4 4 (40.00%) Samba
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Postfix
4 4 (40.00%) XenServer
4 4 (40.00%) nginx
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (40.00%) SUSE
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Debian
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Postfix
2 4 (40.00%) XenServer
2 4 (40.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) 3Com
6 1 (10.00%) F5