The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 65 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 121 221 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.72% 5.50% 4.52%
As % of the Vendors category 9.24% 12.97% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 100 185 152
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,700
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Cisco
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1309 1704 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.29% 42.40% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1453 1401
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cisco
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Manchester

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cisco
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Stockport - 5 £22,500 - 5
Bury - 2 £34,375 - 2
Bolton +16 1 £33,500 -4.28%
Wigan +14 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Rochdale -5 1 £33,000 +1.53%
Salford - 1 £41,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 126 (51.64%) Windows
2 117 (47.95%) VMware
3 107 (43.85%) Microsoft
4 95 (38.93%) Cisco Certification
5 91 (37.30%) LAN
6 85 (34.84%) Firewall
7 82 (33.61%) Windows Server
8 79 (32.38%) WAN
8 79 (32.38%) Active Directory
8 79 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 70 (28.69%) NetApp
10 69 (28.28%) ITIL
11 63 (25.82%) CCNA
12 59 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 58 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (22.54%) HP
14 55 (22.54%) MS Exchange
15 51 (20.90%) CheckPoint
15 51 (20.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 49 (20.08%) Wireless
17 45 (18.44%) SAN
17 45 (18.44%) MS Excel
18 42 (17.21%) SQL Server
18 42 (17.21%) Symantec
19 39 (15.98%) VPN
20 38 (15.57%) Linux
20 38 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
20 38 (15.57%) SolarWinds
21 37 (15.16%) Juniper
21 37 (15.16%) SharePoint

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 55 (22.54%) MS Exchange
2 37 (15.16%) SharePoint
3 24 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (9.84%) Skype for Business
4 21 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (6.56%) IIS
6 15 (6.15%) WebLogic
6 15 (6.15%) WebSphere
7 10 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.23%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (18.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Line 500
1 2 (0.82%) MFGPRO
1 2 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.56%) Office 365
2 15 (6.15%) IBM PureFlex
3 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.23%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (37.30%) LAN
2 85 (34.84%) Firewall
3 79 (32.38%) WAN
4 49 (20.08%) Wireless
5 45 (18.44%) SAN
6 39 (15.98%) VPN
7 36 (14.75%) TCP/IP
8 30 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 29 (11.89%) Network Security
10 28 (11.48%) MPLS
11 23 (9.43%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (9.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 22 (9.02%) VoIP
13 19 (7.79%) BGP
14 18 (7.38%) DHCP
15 17 (6.97%) Cisco PIX
16 16 (6.56%) OSPF
16 16 (6.56%) Remote Desktop
17 15 (6.15%) IPsec
18 14 (5.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.15%) DB2
3 15 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 15 (6.15%) Oracle Exadata
3 15 (6.15%) RDBMS
3 15 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.41%) Informix
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
General
1 35 (14.34%) Finance
2 19 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.10%) Retail
4 8 (3.28%) Back Office
5 6 (2.46%) Banking
6 5 (2.05%) Legal
7 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (19.67%) Network Engineer
2 41 (16.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (15.98%) Analyst
4 34 (13.93%) Support Engineer
5 29 (11.89%) VMware Engineer
6 28 (11.48%) Architect
7 20 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 20 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 19 (7.79%) Network Analyst
9 17 (6.97%) Cisco Engineer
10 15 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
10 15 (6.15%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.74%) IT Support
11 14 (5.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.33%) Project Engineer
13 12 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (4.51%) Network Support
14 11 (4.51%) Senior VMware Engineer
14 11 (4.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.15%) IBM Integration Bus
1 15 (6.15%) Middleware
1 15 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (2.87%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.41%) LAMP
3 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.34%) Data Centre
2 31 (12.70%) FlexPod
3 20 (8.20%) VCE vBlock
4 15 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.74%) Clustering
6 8 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.05%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.64%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.23%) CMDB
10 3 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.82%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.82%) Replication
11 2 (0.82%) Social Media
12 1 (0.41%) EPoS
12 1 (0.41%) IVR
12 1 (0.41%) Verilog
12 1 (0.41%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 126 (51.64%) Windows
2 82 (33.61%) Windows Server
3 59 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (23.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (15.57%) Linux
6 27 (11.07%) Windows 7
7 23 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (9.02%) AIX
8 22 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (7.79%) Windows 8
10 15 (6.15%) Data ONTAP
10 15 (6.15%) HPUX
10 15 (6.15%) OS/400
10 15 (6.15%) Solaris
10 15 (6.15%) SUSE
10 15 (6.15%) zOS
11 9 (3.69%) CentOS
12 8 (3.28%) Unix
13 7 (2.87%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.28%) ITIL
2 33 (13.52%) Load Balancing
3 29 (11.89%) Mentoring
4 25 (10.25%) Migration
5 23 (9.43%) Coaching
6 22 (9.02%) PRINCE2
7 21 (8.61%) Business Continuity
8 18 (7.38%) Incident Management
8 18 (7.38%) Presales
9 17 (6.97%) Network Design
10 15 (6.15%) Converged Infrastructure
10 15 (6.15%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (6.15%) ITIL V2
11 14 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (5.74%) High Availability
12 13 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (5.33%) Network Management
13 10 (4.10%) Service Delivery
14 8 (3.28%) Patch Management
15 7 (2.87%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.07%) SQL
2 19 (7.79%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.87%) C
3 7 (2.87%) VB
4 5 (2.05%) VBScript
5 1 (0.41%) PHP
5 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (38.93%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (25.82%) CCNA
3 51 (20.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 38 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (15.16%) CCNP
6 24 (9.84%) Degree
7 22 (9.02%) MCTS
7 22 (9.02%) NCDA
8 19 (7.79%) MCSE
9 17 (6.97%) CCIE
10 13 (5.33%) CCSE
10 13 (5.33%) HP ASE
11 12 (4.92%) MCITP
12 11 (4.51%) CISSP
13 10 (4.10%) A+ Certification
13 10 (4.10%) Network+ Certification
13 10 (4.10%) RHCE
14 7 (2.87%) CompTIA Security+
14 7 (2.87%) MCP
14 7 (2.87%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (32.38%) Active Directory
1 79 (32.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (14.34%) Hyper-V
3 30 (12.30%) vSphere
4 15 (6.15%) KVM
5 12 (4.92%) XenApp
6 10 (4.10%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.05%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.64%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.82%) vCloud
10 1 (0.41%) Firmware
10 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (8.20%) SCCM
2 19 (7.79%) SCOM
3 16 (6.56%) Tivoli
4 11 (4.51%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (3.69%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (3.28%) SCOrch
6 8 (3.28%) WSUS
6 8 (3.28%) XenMobile
7 7 (2.87%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (2.87%) CiscoWorks
7 7 (2.87%) HP SIM
8 5 (2.05%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (2.05%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (1.64%) Cacti
9 4 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (1.64%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.82%) SnapMirror
11 2 (0.82%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 117 (47.95%) VMware
2 107 (43.85%) Microsoft
3 70 (28.69%) NetApp
4 55 (22.54%) HP
5 51 (20.90%) CheckPoint
6 42 (17.21%) Symantec
7 38 (15.57%) SolarWinds
8 37 (15.16%) Juniper
9 35 (14.34%) F5
10 29 (11.89%) Citrix
11 27 (11.07%) Red Hat
12 22 (9.02%) Dell
12 22 (9.02%) EMC
12 22 (9.02%) IBM
13 16 (6.56%) Brocade
13 16 (6.56%) Oracle
14 15 (6.15%) BMC
14 15 (6.15%) CA
15 13 (5.33%) Intel Security
16 12 (4.92%) Sophos
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheadle
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Compu team
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago