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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 71 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 109 131 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.27% 3.30% 4.46%
As % of the Vendors category 7.37% 7.66% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 79 119 158
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £64,200 £59,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
1479 1710 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.35% 43.03% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1394 1598
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Salford +9 5 £32,500 -5.79% 1
Bolton -1 5 £47,500 +115.90%
Rochdale 0 3 £58,000 +28.88%
Wigan +4 2 £32,000 -39.04%
Altrincham +3 2 £24,750 -
Stockport +2 2 £28,000 +4.67% 2
Cheadle - 2 £36,250 -
Oldham - 2 - -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 182 (49.73%) VMware
2 160 (43.72%) Microsoft
3 149 (40.71%) Windows
4 140 (38.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 138 (37.70%) Firewall
6 123 (33.61%) Cisco Certification
7 118 (32.24%) NetApp
7 118 (32.24%) Data Centre
8 103 (28.14%) LAN
9 99 (27.05%) WAN
10 97 (26.50%) Active Directory
11 94 (25.68%) ITIL
12 83 (22.68%) SAN
13 80 (21.86%) CCNA
14 79 (21.58%) CCNP
14 79 (21.58%) Juniper
15 78 (21.31%) HP
16 72 (19.67%) MS Excel
17 70 (19.13%) MS Exchange
18 61 (16.67%) Citrix
19 58 (15.85%) DNS
20 57 (15.57%) Linux
21 56 (15.30%) Hyper-V
22 54 (14.75%) SQL Server
22 54 (14.75%) VPN
23 52 (14.21%) Oracle
23 52 (14.21%) Network Security
24 51 (13.93%) DHCP
25 49 (13.39%) MPLS
25 49 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 70 (19.13%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.92%) SharePoint
3 25 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (6.28%) WebSphere
4 23 (6.28%) WebLogic
4 23 (6.28%) IIS
5 22 (6.01%) Lync
6 19 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (3.01%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.82%) Node.js
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.27%) Apache
11 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 72 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 37 (10.11%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.28%) IBM PureFlex
2 5 (1.37%) Office 365
3 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 138 (37.70%) Firewall
2 103 (28.14%) LAN
3 99 (27.05%) WAN
4 83 (22.68%) SAN
5 58 (15.85%) DNS
6 54 (14.75%) VPN
7 52 (14.21%) Network Security
8 51 (13.93%) DHCP
9 49 (13.39%) MPLS
10 48 (13.11%) VoIP
11 44 (12.02%) BGP
12 40 (10.93%) Wireless
13 32 (8.74%) TCP/IP
14 27 (7.38%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (6.83%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (5.46%) Internet
17 19 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (4.92%) NAS
18 18 (4.92%) IPv4
19 17 (4.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.83%) Oracle Database
3 23 (6.28%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.28%) DB2
3 23 (6.28%) RDBMS
3 23 (6.28%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.64%) MySQL
5 5 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) MSI
General
1 32 (8.74%) Finance
2 30 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.37%) Retail
4 15 (4.10%) Advertising
5 7 (1.91%) Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) Law
6 3 (0.82%) Legal
7 2 (0.55%) Games
7 2 (0.55%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 42 (11.48%) Architect
3 40 (10.93%) Consultant
3 40 (10.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (10.66%) Support Engineer
5 38 (10.38%) Analyst
6 27 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (6.28%) Network Consultant
8 23 (6.28%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 22 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (4.37%) Technical Support
11 16 (4.37%) Cisco Engineer
12 12 (3.28%) Sales Consultant
12 12 (3.28%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 12 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (3.28%) NetApp Engineer
13 11 (3.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.28%) WebSphere MQ
1 23 (6.28%) Middleware
1 23 (6.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (1.37%) Web Services
3 3 (0.82%) .NET
4 2 (0.55%) Classic ASP
4 2 (0.55%) COM
4 2 (0.55%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.27%) LAMP
5 1 (0.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 118 (32.24%) Data Centre
2 43 (11.75%) FlexPod
3 13 (3.55%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.73%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.46%) HP StoreVirtual
6 8 (2.19%) Clustering
7 6 (1.64%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.37%) Replication
9 4 (1.09%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.09%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.55%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.55%) PKI
11 2 (0.55%) IPTV
11 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 149 (40.71%) Windows
2 57 (15.57%) Linux
3 49 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (10.93%) Solaris
7 24 (6.56%) SUSE
7 24 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (6.56%) Windows 7
8 23 (6.28%) zOS
8 23 (6.28%) AIX
8 23 (6.28%) HPUX
8 23 (6.28%) OS/400
9 13 (3.55%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.28%) Windows XP
11 10 (2.73%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.73%) Android
12 9 (2.46%) UNIX
13 6 (1.64%) CentOS
13 6 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (25.68%) ITIL
2 40 (10.93%) Business Continuity
3 39 (10.66%) Mentoring
4 36 (9.84%) Project Management
5 30 (8.20%) Infrastructure Management
6 29 (7.92%) Coaching
6 29 (7.92%) Change Management
7 27 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (6.28%) Incident Management
8 23 (6.28%) Converged Infrastructure
9 22 (6.01%) Migration
10 20 (5.46%) Service Delivery
11 17 (4.64%) Network Design
12 16 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (3.83%) Network Architecture
14 13 (3.55%) PRINCE2
15 12 (3.28%) Problem Management
16 11 (3.01%) Service Management
16 11 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
17 9 (2.46%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.20%) SQL
2 14 (3.83%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.73%) C
4 8 (2.19%) VB
5 5 (1.37%) C++
6 4 (1.09%) VBScript
7 3 (0.82%) Ruby
8 2 (0.55%) Perl
8 2 (0.55%) C#
9 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 123 (33.61%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (21.86%) CCNA
3 79 (21.58%) CCNP
4 36 (9.84%) Degree
5 30 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 23 (6.28%) NCDA
7 23 (6.28%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (5.46%) CCIE
9 16 (4.37%) MCTS
10 12 (3.28%) CCDA
10 12 (3.28%) MCSE
11 10 (2.73%) JNCIA
12 7 (1.91%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.91%) MCP
13 6 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.64%) NCIE
13 6 (1.64%) CCSE
14 5 (1.37%) CISSP
14 5 (1.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.11%) SLA
2 12 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.91%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 140 (38.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (26.50%) Active Directory
3 56 (15.30%) Hyper-V
4 31 (8.47%) vSphere
5 25 (6.83%) XenDesktop
6 23 (6.28%) KVM
7 10 (2.73%) XenApp
8 6 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.37%) vCloud
9 5 (1.37%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.82%) XenServer
10 3 (0.82%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.55%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.55%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.27%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 23 (6.28%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.28%) SCCM
3 10 (2.73%) AirWatch
4 7 (1.91%) SCOM
4 7 (1.91%) Nagios
5 5 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.82%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.55%) SnapMirror
8 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.55%) Cacti
8 2 (0.55%) Munin
8 2 (0.55%) EMC Navisphere
8 2 (0.55%) OpenView
8 2 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.27%) Legato
9 1 (0.27%) MOM
9 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 182 (49.73%) VMware
2 160 (43.72%) Microsoft
3 118 (32.24%) NetApp
4 79 (21.58%) Juniper
5 78 (21.31%) HP
6 61 (16.67%) Citrix
7 52 (14.21%) Oracle
8 43 (11.75%) EMC
9 41 (11.20%) CheckPoint
10 40 (10.93%) Symantec
10 40 (10.93%) IBM
11 37 (10.11%) CA
12 27 (7.38%) Brocade
13 26 (7.10%) Red Hat
14 25 (6.83%) Dell
15 23 (6.28%) BMC
16 16 (4.37%) Fortinet
16 16 (4.37%) F5
17 13 (3.55%) Meraki
17 13 (3.55%) Veeam
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: HIGHLY attractive/competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANS Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum £350 per week call out allowance (ca
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £31,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bury
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: 22 days ago
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Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
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