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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 63 75 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 140 126 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.91% 3.13% 5.58%
As % of the Vendors category 8.88% 7.27% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 104 110 200
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £22,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,895 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.77%
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
1576 1732 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.97% 42.97% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1390 1506
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Bolton +7 8 £42,500 +93.18%
Salford +7 4 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Stockport 0 4 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Wigan - 4 £24,000 - 1
Rochdale -5 2 £58,000 +28.88% 1
Cheadle - 2 £36,250 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 163 (46.84%) VMware
2 152 (43.68%) Windows
3 138 (39.66%) Microsoft
4 118 (33.91%) Cisco Certification
5 117 (33.62%) Firewall
6 116 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 107 (30.75%) LAN
8 103 (29.60%) WAN
9 88 (25.29%) Data Centre
10 86 (24.71%) Active Directory
11 85 (24.43%) NetApp
12 84 (24.14%) ITIL
13 83 (23.85%) SAN
14 75 (21.55%) HP
15 70 (20.11%) Juniper
16 67 (19.25%) CCNA
17 66 (18.97%) CCNP
18 61 (17.53%) MS Exchange
19 59 (16.95%) Linux
20 58 (16.67%) VPN
21 55 (15.80%) SQL Server
22 54 (15.52%) DNS
22 54 (15.52%) Citrix
23 52 (14.94%) MPLS
23 52 (14.94%) VoIP
23 52 (14.94%) Hyper-V
24 51 (14.66%) MS Excel
25 50 (14.37%) CheckPoint
26 49 (14.08%) DHCP
27 46 (13.22%) Wireless

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 61 (17.53%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 24 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 22 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (5.17%) Lync
5 18 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (3.16%) IIS
8 10 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.59%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.44%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.86%) Node.js
12 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.57%) Apache
12 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.90%) MS Office
3 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.57%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.90%) IBM PureFlex
2 6 (1.72%) Office 365
3 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 117 (33.62%) Firewall
2 107 (30.75%) LAN
3 103 (29.60%) WAN
4 83 (23.85%) SAN
5 58 (16.67%) VPN
6 54 (15.52%) DNS
7 52 (14.94%) VoIP
7 52 (14.94%) MPLS
8 49 (14.08%) DHCP
9 46 (13.22%) Wireless
10 38 (10.92%) Network Security
11 35 (10.06%) BGP
12 32 (9.20%) TCP/IP
13 30 (8.62%) Internet
14 24 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (6.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (5.17%) IPv4
16 18 (5.17%) Ethernet
17 16 (4.60%) WLAN
18 14 (4.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.80%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.76%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.90%) DB2
3 24 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 24 (6.90%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.01%) MySQL
5 5 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 35 (10.06%) Finance
2 34 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.89%) Retail
4 12 (3.45%) Advertising
5 9 (2.59%) Banking
6 3 (0.86%) Marketing
6 3 (0.86%) Law
7 2 (0.57%) Legal
7 2 (0.57%) Games
7 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 52 (14.94%) Network Engineer
2 47 (13.51%) Architect
3 45 (12.93%) Analyst
4 35 (10.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (9.20%) Support Engineer
6 30 (8.62%) Consultant
7 26 (7.47%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (7.18%) Infrastructure Architect
9 24 (6.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.17%) Network Analyst
10 18 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 17 (4.89%) Network Consultant
12 16 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
13 13 (3.74%) Network Architect
14 12 (3.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 12 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
14 12 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
15 11 (3.16%) Administrator
15 11 (3.16%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.47%) Middleware
2 24 (6.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (1.72%) Web Services
4 3 (0.86%) .NET
5 2 (0.57%) COM
5 2 (0.57%) XMPP
5 2 (0.57%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.29%) LAMP
6 1 (0.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (25.29%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.20%) FlexPod
3 12 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.30%) Clustering
5 6 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.44%) Replication
7 4 (1.15%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.57%) EPoS
8 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.57%) IPTV
8 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.57%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.57%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.57%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 152 (43.68%) Windows
2 59 (16.95%) Linux
3 37 (10.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (10.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (8.91%) Solaris
6 26 (7.47%) AIX
6 26 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (7.18%) SUSE
8 24 (6.90%) zOS
8 24 (6.90%) HPUX
8 24 (6.90%) OS/400
9 21 (6.03%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.16%) Android
11 9 (2.59%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.59%) UNIX
12 8 (2.30%) Debian
13 7 (2.01%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.01%) CentOS
14 6 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (24.14%) ITIL
2 35 (10.06%) Mentoring
3 33 (9.48%) Project Management
3 33 (9.48%) Business Continuity
4 31 (8.91%) Infrastructure Management
5 30 (8.62%) Coaching
6 28 (8.05%) Service Delivery
7 26 (7.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 25 (7.18%) Network Design
9 24 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
10 23 (6.61%) Load Balancing
11 19 (5.46%) Migration
11 19 (5.46%) Network Architecture
12 16 (4.60%) PRINCE2
13 15 (4.31%) Change Management
14 13 (3.74%) Incident Management
15 11 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
16 8 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
17 5 (1.44%) Operations Management
17 5 (1.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.06%) SQL
2 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.30%) VB
4 5 (1.44%) C
5 4 (1.15%) C++
5 4 (1.15%) VBScript
6 3 (0.86%) Perl
6 3 (0.86%) Ruby
7 2 (0.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) C#
8 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 118 (33.91%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (19.25%) CCNA
3 66 (18.97%) CCNP
4 23 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.61%) Degree
5 20 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (5.75%) CCIE
6 19 (5.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (4.31%) NCDA
8 13 (3.74%) MCSE
9 12 (3.45%) CCDA
10 10 (2.87%) JNCIA
11 8 (2.30%) MCTS
11 8 (2.30%) HP ASE
12 7 (2.01%) CISSP
12 7 (2.01%) CCSP
13 6 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.72%) CCSE
14 5 (1.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.20%) SLA
2 11 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 116 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (24.71%) Active Directory
3 52 (14.94%) Hyper-V
4 24 (6.90%) KVM
5 23 (6.61%) vSphere
6 19 (5.46%) XenDesktop
7 9 (2.59%) ISA Server
8 6 (1.72%) XenApp
9 5 (1.44%) vCloud
10 4 (1.15%) pfSense
10 4 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.86%) XenServer
12 2 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.57%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.57%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.57%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.57%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 10 (2.87%) SCCM
3 7 (2.01%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (1.44%) Nagios
5 5 (1.44%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.15%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.15%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.15%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco LMS
7 3 (0.86%) Cacti
7 3 (0.86%) Munin
7 3 (0.86%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.86%) WSUS
7 3 (0.86%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.86%) SCOM
7 3 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.57%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 163 (46.84%) VMware
2 138 (39.66%) Microsoft
3 85 (24.43%) NetApp
4 75 (21.55%) HP
5 70 (20.11%) Juniper
6 54 (15.52%) Citrix
7 50 (14.37%) CheckPoint
8 45 (12.93%) EMC
9 41 (11.78%) Oracle
10 37 (10.63%) IBM
11 36 (10.34%) Symantec
12 29 (8.33%) Red Hat
12 29 (8.33%) F5
13 27 (7.76%) CA
14 26 (7.47%) Brocade
15 24 (6.90%) BMC
16 17 (4.89%) Dell
17 14 (4.02%) Avaya
18 13 (3.74%) SolarWinds
19 10 (2.87%) Veeam
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