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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 31.25% 11.11% 29.76%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 16.67% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
10 12 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 62.50% 66.67% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 30
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
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 19 September 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the M4 Corridor

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) iPhone
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) UAG
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) ADSL
5 4 (40.00%) Broadband

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) ADSL
2 4 (40.00%) Broadband
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (40.00%) iPhone
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) SUSE
4 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) UAG
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (30.00%) Samba
3 3 (30.00%) Postfix
3 3 (30.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Apple
2 4 (40.00%) Avaya
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint