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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 79 38 73
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +35
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 123 222 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.05% 5.82% 3.22%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 13.08% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 104 199 112
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1816 1697 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 45.08% 44.52% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1415 1668
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 -12 12 £42,000 +29.23% 1
Bolton -3 9 £22,000 -20.00% 2
Rochdale -7 6 £48,000 +62.71% 1
Salford 0 4 £48,000 +6.66% 2
Altrincham -6 2 £27,000 -40.00% 1
Wigan -4 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Oldham -4 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

1 149 (53.60%) VMware
2 130 (46.76%) Windows
3 110 (39.57%) Firewall
4 108 (38.85%) Microsoft
5 100 (35.97%) Cisco Certification
6 99 (35.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 89 (32.01%) Citrix
8 78 (28.06%) Active Directory
8 78 (28.06%) WAN
9 74 (26.62%) ITIL
10 71 (25.54%) CCNA
10 71 (25.54%) Juniper
11 69 (24.82%) LAN
12 68 (24.46%) Hyper-V
13 55 (19.78%) MS Exchange
13 55 (19.78%) NetApp
14 49 (17.63%) MS Excel
14 49 (17.63%) SQL
15 47 (16.91%) CheckPoint
16 45 (16.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 44 (15.83%) HP
17 44 (15.83%) CCNP
17 44 (15.83%) XenApp
18 39 (14.03%) SAN
19 38 (13.67%) XenDesktop
19 38 (13.67%) vSphere
20 37 (13.31%) Windows Server 2008
20 37 (13.31%) Windows Server 2012
21 33 (11.87%) Network Security
22 32 (11.51%) DNS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.15%) SharePoint
3 26 (9.35%) IIS
4 25 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (4.32%) Lync
7 12 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.52%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.80%) Apache
9 5 (1.80%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.72%) TPMS
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 49 (17.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Bond Adapt
2 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.96%) Office 365
2 10 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.72%) SaaS
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 110 (39.57%) Firewall
2 78 (28.06%) WAN
3 69 (24.82%) LAN
4 39 (14.03%) SAN
5 33 (11.87%) Network Security
6 32 (11.51%) DNS
7 31 (11.15%) MPLS
8 30 (10.79%) Wireless
9 24 (8.63%) Internet
10 23 (8.27%) Ethernet
10 23 (8.27%) TCP/IP
10 23 (8.27%) VPN
11 22 (7.91%) NAS
12 21 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (7.19%) VLAN
14 19 (6.83%) DHCP
15 16 (5.76%) iSCSI
15 16 (5.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (5.40%) NetScaler
17 14 (5.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.52%) RDBMS
2 7 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (2.52%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.16%) MySQL
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (1.80%) DB2
5 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 27 (9.71%) Finance
2 21 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.80%) Banking
4 4 (1.44%) Law
4 4 (1.44%) Legal
5 3 (1.08%) Advertising
6 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (14.03%) Network Engineer
2 37 (13.31%) Support Engineer
3 34 (12.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (9.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 27 (9.71%) Architect
5 25 (8.99%) Analyst
6 21 (7.55%) Consultant
7 14 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.68%) NOC Engineer
8 13 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (3.96%) Senior Architect
10 10 (3.60%) Network Architect
11 9 (3.24%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 9 (3.24%) Citrix Engineer
11 9 (3.24%) Senior Network Architect
11 9 (3.24%) IT Support
11 9 (3.24%) Network Support
12 8 (2.88%) Support Analyst
12 8 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (2.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.60%) Web Services
2 6 (2.16%) Middleware
3 5 (1.80%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.44%) .NET
5 3 (1.08%) CSS
6 2 (0.72%) HTML
6 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.72%) XMPP
6 2 (0.72%) jQuery
6 2 (0.72%) HTML5
6 2 (0.72%) REST
7 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.40%) FlexPod
2 8 (2.88%) CMDB
2 8 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.52%) EqualLogic
4 4 (1.44%) Replication
4 4 (1.44%) IPTV
5 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.72%) NHS
6 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.72%) Open Source
7 1 (0.36%) Celerra
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.36%) Xbox
7 1 (0.36%) User Experience
7 1 (0.36%) Firmware
7 1 (0.36%) Statistics
7 1 (0.36%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 130 (46.76%) Windows
2 37 (13.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (13.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (11.51%) Linux
4 21 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.96%) Solaris
6 9 (3.24%) AIX
6 9 (3.24%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.88%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.52%) zOS
9 6 (2.16%) UNIX
10 5 (1.80%) HPUX
10 5 (1.80%) OS/400
10 5 (1.80%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.80%) SUSE
11 2 (0.72%) MVS
11 2 (0.72%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (26.62%) ITIL
2 26 (9.35%) Coaching
3 25 (8.99%) Project Management
4 19 (6.83%) Migration
4 19 (6.83%) Incident Management
5 18 (6.47%) Network Design
5 18 (6.47%) Configuration Management
6 17 (6.12%) Mentoring
6 17 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (4.68%) PRINCE2
8 12 (4.32%) Service Delivery
8 12 (4.32%) Business Continuity
8 12 (4.32%) Change Control
9 9 (3.24%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (3.24%) Network Management
9 9 (3.24%) Service Management
9 9 (3.24%) Change Management
10 7 (2.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (2.16%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.63%) SQL
2 5 (1.80%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.08%) PHP
4 3 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.72%) Perl
6 1 (0.36%) Java
6 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (35.97%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (25.54%) CCNA
3 45 (16.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (15.83%) CCNP
5 30 (10.79%) MCSE
5 30 (10.79%) SC Cleared
5 30 (10.79%) Security Cleared
6 29 (10.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (9.71%) Citrix Certification
8 24 (8.63%) Degree
9 22 (7.91%) CCA
10 17 (6.12%) CCDP
10 17 (6.12%) MCITP
11 14 (5.04%) CTC Cleared
12 12 (4.32%) CCIE
13 11 (3.96%) MCSA
13 11 (3.96%) MCTS
14 9 (3.24%) VCAP
14 9 (3.24%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 8 (2.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.96%) SLA
2 7 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 99 (35.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (28.06%) Active Directory
3 68 (24.46%) Hyper-V
4 44 (15.83%) XenApp
5 38 (13.67%) XenDesktop
5 38 (13.67%) vSphere
6 13 (4.68%) vCloud
7 12 (4.32%) XenServer
8 5 (1.80%) KVM
9 4 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.08%) NFS
11 2 (0.72%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (3.24%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.88%) SCCM
3 7 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (2.16%) Cacti
4 6 (2.16%) Nagios
5 4 (1.44%) SCOM
5 4 (1.44%) OpenView
5 4 (1.44%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.72%) WSUS
6 2 (0.72%) OpenNMS
6 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.72%) Puppet
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.36%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 149 (53.60%) VMware
2 108 (38.85%) Microsoft
3 89 (32.01%) Citrix
4 71 (25.54%) Juniper
5 55 (19.78%) NetApp
6 47 (16.91%) CheckPoint
7 44 (15.83%) HP
8 21 (7.55%) EMC
9 16 (5.76%) Fortinet
9 16 (5.76%) F5
10 15 (5.40%) Dell
11 13 (4.68%) Oracle
11 13 (4.68%) Symantec
12 12 (4.32%) McAfee
13 10 (3.60%) Blue Coat
13 10 (3.60%) IBM
13 10 (3.60%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.88%) Veeam
14 8 (2.88%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.52%) Nokia
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Bolton School
Salary: Up to £16,604 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Creative Personnel
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The One Group
Salary: £29k - 32k per year + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £46000.00 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Bolton School
Salary: Up to £25,727 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: 10 days ago