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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 40 63 83
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 212 154 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.98% 3.90% 3.26%
As % of the Vendors category 13.82% 8.76% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 150 126 98
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £61,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
1534 1758 1935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.24% 44.54% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 1423 1615
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +1 8 £32,500 +47.72%
Oldham +3 4 £39,278 +20.85%
Salford +6 3 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham -3 2 £24,750 -45.00% 1
Rochdale -9 1 £31,000 -6.06% 1
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 212 (51.21%) VMware
2 179 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 178 (43.00%) Windows
4 168 (40.58%) Firewall
5 166 (40.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 140 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
7 137 (33.09%) NetApp
8 114 (27.54%) Active Directory
9 104 (25.12%) ITIL
9 104 (25.12%) LAN
10 99 (23.91%) WAN
11 95 (22.95%) HP
11 95 (22.95%) CCNP
12 89 (21.50%) MS Exchange
13 87 (21.01%) CCNA
13 87 (21.01%) Citrix
14 82 (19.81%) MS Excel
15 81 (19.57%) SAN
16 75 (18.12%) Juniper
17 68 (16.43%) Hyper-V
17 68 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 66 (15.94%) SQL Server
19 65 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
20 61 (14.73%) EMC
21 60 (14.49%) VPN
22 58 (14.01%) DNS
23 57 (13.77%) Linux
24 56 (13.53%) MPLS
24 56 (13.53%) BGP
25 54 (13.04%) Oracle

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 89 (21.50%) MS Exchange
2 37 (8.94%) SharePoint
3 34 (8.21%) IIS
4 33 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (5.07%) WebSphere
5 21 (5.07%) Lync
5 21 (5.07%) WebLogic
6 20 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.90%) IBM Notes
8 9 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (0.72%) Node.js
12 1 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 82 (19.81%) MS Excel
2 38 (9.18%) MS Office
3 7 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.21%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.24%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.42%) Office 365
2 5 (1.21%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 168 (40.58%) Firewall
2 104 (25.12%) LAN
3 99 (23.91%) WAN
4 81 (19.57%) SAN
5 60 (14.49%) VPN
6 58 (14.01%) DNS
7 56 (13.53%) MPLS
7 56 (13.53%) BGP
8 52 (12.56%) DHCP
9 50 (12.08%) Network Security
10 47 (11.35%) Wireless
11 46 (11.11%) VoIP
12 33 (7.97%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (7.25%) TCP/IP
14 27 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (6.52%) VLAN
15 23 (5.56%) OSPF
16 20 (4.83%) NAS
17 19 (4.59%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (4.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.28%) Oracle Database
3 21 (5.07%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.07%) Oracle Exadata
3 21 (5.07%) RDBMS
3 21 (5.07%) DB2
4 9 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.72%) MySQL
6 3 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.24%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.48%) MSI
3 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
General
1 52 (12.56%) Finance
2 36 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.35%) Retail
4 13 (3.14%) Advertising
5 9 (2.17%) Banking
6 6 (1.45%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.97%) Law
7 4 (0.97%) Legal
8 2 (0.48%) Local Government
8 2 (0.48%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (17.15%) Network Engineer
2 58 (14.01%) Support Engineer
3 48 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 45 (10.87%) Consultant
5 40 (9.66%) Architect
6 31 (7.49%) Analyst
7 30 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 28 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 23 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
11 22 (5.31%) Infrastructure Architect
11 22 (5.31%) Network Consultant
11 22 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (5.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 20 (4.83%) Technical Support
14 19 (4.59%) Technical Engineer
14 19 (4.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 15 (3.62%) Technical Support Engineer
15 15 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 13 (3.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.52%) Middleware
2 21 (5.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 21 (5.07%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (0.97%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.72%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.72%) .NET
5 2 (0.48%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.24%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 13 (3.14%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.90%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.42%) Replication
4 10 (2.42%) Clustering
5 8 (1.93%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.21%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.21%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.21%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.72%) PKI
9 2 (0.48%) IPTV
9 2 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.24%) GIS
10 1 (0.24%) Handset
10 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.24%) Derivative
10 1 (0.24%) LLPG
10 1 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 178 (43.00%) Windows
2 68 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 65 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (13.77%) Linux
5 53 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 40 (9.66%) Solaris
7 29 (7.00%) Windows 7
8 21 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (5.07%) SUSE
8 21 (5.07%) zOS
8 21 (5.07%) OS/400
8 21 (5.07%) AIX
8 21 (5.07%) HPUX
9 15 (3.62%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.90%) Windows XP
11 11 (2.66%) Android
12 9 (2.17%) UNIX
13 8 (1.93%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.45%) CentOS
15 5 (1.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (25.12%) ITIL
2 45 (10.87%) Mentoring
3 42 (10.14%) Business Continuity
4 40 (9.66%) Change Management
5 38 (9.18%) Project Management
6 34 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (7.25%) Coaching
8 28 (6.76%) Incident Management
8 28 (6.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 20 (4.83%) Problem Management
10 19 (4.59%) Network Design
10 19 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (4.59%) Migration
10 19 (4.59%) Service Delivery
10 19 (4.59%) PRINCE2
11 18 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (3.86%) Line Management
13 14 (3.38%) Service Management
14 13 (3.14%) Data Management
15 10 (2.42%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (10.63%) SQL
2 18 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.86%) C
4 9 (2.17%) VB
5 5 (1.21%) C++
5 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.72%) VBScript
6 3 (0.72%) Ruby
7 2 (0.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 140 (33.82%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (22.95%) CCNP
3 87 (21.01%) CCNA
4 37 (8.94%) Degree
5 34 (8.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (6.52%) NCDA
8 23 (5.56%) CCIE
9 21 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (4.83%) MCTS
11 14 (3.38%) MCSE
12 10 (2.42%) JNCIA
12 10 (2.42%) NCIE
12 10 (2.42%) CCDA
13 8 (1.93%) CCSE
13 8 (1.93%) MCP
14 7 (1.69%) MCSA
14 7 (1.69%) MCITP
15 6 (1.45%) Security Cleared
15 6 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.59%) SLA
2 9 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 166 (40.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (27.54%) Active Directory
3 68 (16.43%) Hyper-V
4 44 (10.63%) vSphere
5 29 (7.00%) XenDesktop
6 21 (5.07%) KVM
7 18 (4.35%) XenApp
8 6 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.97%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.72%) XenServer
10 3 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.48%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.48%) vCloud
11 2 (0.48%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (5.07%) Tivoli
2 18 (4.35%) SCCM
3 12 (2.90%) SCOM
4 9 (2.17%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.45%) Nagios
6 5 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (1.21%) WMI
6 5 (1.21%) WSUS
7 4 (0.97%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.97%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.72%) Legato
8 3 (0.72%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.48%) Cacti
9 2 (0.48%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.48%) OpenView
9 2 (0.48%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 212 (51.21%) VMware
2 179 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 137 (33.09%) NetApp
4 95 (22.95%) HP
5 87 (21.01%) Citrix
6 75 (18.12%) Juniper
7 61 (14.73%) EMC
8 54 (13.04%) Oracle
9 49 (11.84%) Symantec
10 45 (10.87%) IBM
11 36 (8.70%) CheckPoint
12 35 (8.45%) CA
13 31 (7.49%) Brocade
14 30 (7.25%) Dell
15 24 (5.80%) Red Hat
16 21 (5.07%) BMC
17 19 (4.59%) Fortinet
18 18 (4.35%) Avaya
19 16 (3.86%) F5
19 16 (3.86%) SolarWinds
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