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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 48 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 201 167 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.02% 4.53% 3.67%
As % of the Vendors category 11.94% 10.30% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 169 151 116
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,950
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
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
1684 1621 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.05% 44.01% 45.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1384 1681
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Oldham - 13 £38,000 -
Rochdale +3 7 £32,500 +6.55%
Wigan - 5 £27,500 -
Stockport -10 2 £29,965 +8.96% 1
Bolton +6 1 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 204 (53.83%) VMware
2 190 (50.13%) Windows
3 173 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 167 (44.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 158 (41.69%) Firewall
6 131 (34.56%) Citrix
7 129 (34.04%) NetApp
8 122 (32.19%) Active Directory
9 109 (28.76%) Cisco Certification
10 93 (24.54%) MS Exchange
11 92 (24.27%) LAN
12 91 (24.01%) WAN
12 91 (24.01%) ITIL
13 89 (23.48%) HP
14 87 (22.96%) Hyper-V
15 79 (20.84%) MS Excel
16 76 (20.05%) CCNA
17 73 (19.26%) CCNP
18 71 (18.73%) Juniper
18 71 (18.73%) SAN
19 62 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
20 60 (15.83%) DNS
21 58 (15.30%) EMC
22 55 (14.51%) Linux
22 55 (14.51%) SQL Server
22 55 (14.51%) Windows Server 2008
23 51 (13.46%) VPN
23 51 (13.46%) Wireless
24 49 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
25 48 (12.66%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 93 (24.54%) MS Exchange
2 46 (12.14%) IIS
3 37 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (7.65%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.01%) WebLogic
5 19 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (5.01%) WebSphere
6 18 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.96%) Lync
8 9 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.58%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.32%) Apache
11 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.53%) Documentum
12 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 79 (20.84%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.33%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.53%) Revit
6 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 158 (41.69%) Firewall
2 92 (24.27%) LAN
3 91 (24.01%) WAN
4 71 (18.73%) SAN
5 60 (15.83%) DNS
6 51 (13.46%) VPN
6 51 (13.46%) Wireless
7 43 (11.35%) Network Security
8 42 (11.08%) DHCP
9 38 (10.03%) VLAN
10 37 (9.76%) MPLS
11 32 (8.44%) VoIP
12 31 (8.18%) NAS
13 30 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (7.39%) BGP
15 22 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (5.80%) IP Telephony
16 20 (5.28%) TCP/IP
17 19 (5.01%) OSPF
18 16 (4.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.07%) Oracle Database
3 19 (5.01%) RDBMS
3 19 (5.01%) DB2
3 19 (5.01%) Oracle Exadata
3 19 (5.01%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.79%) MySQL
7 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.53%) DataEase
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 48 (12.66%) Finance
2 21 (5.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.11%) Legal
4 6 (1.58%) Financial Institution
4 6 (1.58%) Retail
5 5 (1.32%) Banking
6 4 (1.06%) Law
7 3 (0.79%) Marketing
7 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (15.04%) Network Engineer
2 56 (14.78%) Support Engineer
3 44 (11.61%) Architect
4 41 (10.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (10.29%) Consultant
6 28 (7.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 28 (7.39%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (7.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 21 (5.54%) Infrastructure Architect
8 21 (5.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 20 (5.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (4.75%) Cisco Engineer
12 17 (4.49%) Team Leader
12 17 (4.49%) Citrix Support
13 16 (4.22%) Citrix Engineer
14 15 (3.96%) Network Architect
14 15 (3.96%) Technical Support
14 15 (3.96%) Analyst
15 14 (3.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.60%) Middleware
2 19 (5.01%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.06%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.79%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.53%) XMPP
6 1 (0.26%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.82%) FlexPod
2 13 (3.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (1.85%) EqualLogic
5 7 (1.85%) Clustering
6 6 (1.58%) Replication
7 4 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.06%) PKI
7 4 (1.06%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.79%) GIS
8 3 (0.79%) Handset
9 2 (0.53%) LLPG
9 2 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.26%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 190 (50.13%) Windows
2 62 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 55 (14.51%) Linux
3 55 (14.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (12.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (8.71%) Solaris
6 22 (5.80%) Windows 7
7 19 (5.01%) OS/400
7 19 (5.01%) AIX
7 19 (5.01%) HPUX
7 19 (5.01%) zOS
7 19 (5.01%) SUSE
7 19 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (3.17%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.64%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.37%) UNIX
11 5 (1.32%) Android
11 5 (1.32%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.32%) Debian
12 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (24.01%) ITIL
2 41 (10.82%) Mentoring
3 38 (10.03%) Business Continuity
4 35 (9.23%) Project Management
5 30 (7.92%) Change Management
6 29 (7.65%) Coaching
7 27 (7.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 27 (7.12%) Incident Management
8 23 (6.07%) Migration
8 23 (6.07%) Problem Management
8 23 (6.07%) Infrastructure Management
9 22 (5.80%) Service Delivery
10 21 (5.54%) Network Design
11 19 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (4.75%) Line Management
13 17 (4.49%) Kalman Filter
13 17 (4.49%) Service Management
14 14 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (3.69%) PRINCE2
15 12 (3.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.03%) SQL
2 12 (3.17%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.17%) C
3 5 (1.32%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.06%) C#
5 3 (0.79%) Java
6 2 (0.53%) VB
6 2 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 109 (28.76%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (20.05%) CCNA
3 73 (19.26%) CCNP
4 38 (10.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (8.71%) Degree
6 32 (8.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (5.54%) NCDA
8 18 (4.75%) Security Cleared
8 18 (4.75%) MCSE
9 17 (4.49%) CCA
9 17 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (4.49%) MCTS
9 17 (4.49%) MCITP
10 16 (4.22%) SC Cleared
10 16 (4.22%) NCIE
11 12 (3.17%) VCAP
11 12 (3.17%) MCP
12 11 (2.90%) MCSA
13 10 (2.64%) CCDP
14 9 (2.37%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.65%) SLA
2 6 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 167 (44.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (32.19%) Active Directory
3 87 (22.96%) Hyper-V
4 47 (12.40%) vSphere
5 39 (10.29%) XenApp
6 38 (10.03%) XenDesktop
7 19 (5.01%) KVM
8 8 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.79%) Firmware
10 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.53%) NFS
10 2 (0.53%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.26%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.26%) XenServer
11 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (5.01%) Tivoli
2 13 (3.43%) SCCM
3 9 (2.37%) WSUS
4 8 (2.11%) SCOM
5 7 (1.85%) Nagios
6 6 (1.58%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.32%) WMI
8 4 (1.06%) Cacti
9 2 (0.53%) Legato
9 2 (0.53%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.53%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.53%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.26%) Puppet
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.26%) SCSM
10 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 204 (53.83%) VMware
2 173 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 131 (34.56%) Citrix
4 129 (34.04%) NetApp
5 89 (23.48%) HP
6 71 (18.73%) Juniper
7 58 (15.30%) EMC
8 44 (11.61%) Symantec
9 37 (9.76%) Oracle
10 33 (8.71%) IBM
11 32 (8.44%) Dell
12 31 (8.18%) CheckPoint
13 29 (7.65%) CA
13 29 (7.65%) Brocade
14 21 (5.54%) Red Hat
15 19 (5.01%) BMC
16 18 (4.75%) Fortinet
16 18 (4.75%) F5
17 14 (3.69%) WatchGuard
18 13 (3.43%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + out of hours allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Up to £30K bonus, car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £6K per year car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago