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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 46 45 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 221 185 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.21% 4.93% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 11.95% 11.27% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 193 167 126
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1849 1641 1961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.59% 43.69% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1411 1748
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.24% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Oldham - 16 £38,750 - 1
Stockport -1 15 £32,500 -16.66% 1
Wigan - 9 £27,500 -
Bolton +8 5 £32,500 +47.72%
Rochdale +2 5 £32,500 - 1
Salford -7 2 £29,000 -
Bury - 1 £41,430 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 187 (54.20%) VMware
2 179 (51.88%) Windows
3 152 (44.06%) Microsoft
4 145 (42.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 141 (40.87%) Firewall
6 130 (37.68%) Citrix
7 111 (32.17%) Active Directory
8 99 (28.70%) Cisco Certification
9 98 (28.41%) NetApp
10 86 (24.93%) WAN
11 84 (24.35%) Hyper-V
12 83 (24.06%) LAN
13 81 (23.48%) ITIL
14 79 (22.90%) MS Exchange
15 74 (21.45%) HP
16 73 (21.16%) MS Excel
17 71 (20.58%) CCNA
18 67 (19.42%) Juniper
19 62 (17.97%) SAN
20 57 (16.52%) CCNP
21 52 (15.07%) DNS
22 51 (14.78%) Linux
23 49 (14.20%) vSphere
24 48 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
25 47 (13.62%) SQL Server
25 47 (13.62%) Wireless
26 46 (13.33%) Finance
26 46 (13.33%) EMC
27 45 (13.04%) XenApp
27 45 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 79 (22.90%) MS Exchange
2 38 (11.01%) IIS
3 31 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (8.41%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 15 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 13 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.48%) Lync
8 11 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.45%) Apache
11 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.58%) Documentum
12 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.58%) TPMS
12 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 73 (21.16%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.64%) MS Office
3 5 (1.45%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.58%) Revit
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.61%) Office 365
2 6 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 141 (40.87%) Firewall
2 86 (24.93%) WAN
3 83 (24.06%) LAN
4 62 (17.97%) SAN
5 52 (15.07%) DNS
6 47 (13.62%) Wireless
7 40 (11.59%) VPN
8 38 (11.01%) MPLS
9 36 (10.43%) DHCP
10 33 (9.57%) Network Security
11 32 (9.28%) VLAN
12 30 (8.70%) VoIP
13 28 (8.12%) NAS
14 20 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
15 19 (5.51%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (5.51%) TCP/IP
15 19 (5.51%) BGP
16 18 (5.22%) Ethernet
16 18 (5.22%) NetScaler
16 18 (5.22%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.22%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
3 15 (4.35%) DB2
3 15 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.87%) MySQL
7 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.58%) DataEase
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 46 (13.33%) Finance
2 18 (5.22%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.03%) Legal
4 6 (1.74%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.16%) Law
5 4 (1.16%) Banking
5 4 (1.16%) Retail
5 4 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (15.36%) Support Engineer
2 46 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 37 (10.72%) Architect
4 35 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (8.99%) Consultant
6 23 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 23 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (5.51%) Citrix Engineer
9 18 (5.22%) Citrix Support
9 18 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 17 (4.93%) Infrastructure Architect
10 17 (4.93%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.64%) Network Architect
12 15 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 15 (4.35%) Senior Architect
12 15 (4.35%) Senior Network Architect
13 14 (4.06%) Cisco Engineer
13 14 (4.06%) Analyst
14 11 (3.19%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.09%) Middleware
2 15 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (1.74%) Web Services
4 3 (0.87%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.58%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.58%) XMPP
6 1 (0.29%) HTML
6 1 (0.29%) .NET
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.29%) COM
6 1 (0.29%) CSS
6 1 (0.29%) jQuery
6 1 (0.29%) HTML5
6 1 (0.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.25%) FlexPod
2 11 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (1.74%) EqualLogic
5 6 (1.74%) Replication
6 5 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.87%) Handset
8 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.87%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.87%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.87%) GIS
9 2 (0.58%) Clustering
9 2 (0.58%) Statistics
9 2 (0.58%) LLPG
9 2 (0.58%) PKI
10 1 (0.29%) PDA
10 1 (0.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 179 (51.88%) Windows
2 51 (14.78%) Linux
3 48 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (6.38%) Solaris
7 17 (4.93%) AIX
8 16 (4.64%) Windows 7
9 15 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (4.35%) HPUX
9 15 (4.35%) OS/400
9 15 (4.35%) SUSE
9 15 (4.35%) zOS
10 11 (3.19%) UNIX
11 10 (2.90%) Windows 8
12 8 (2.32%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.16%) Debian
13 4 (1.16%) Android
14 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.48%) ITIL
2 35 (10.14%) Mentoring
3 31 (8.99%) Coaching
4 28 (8.12%) Business Continuity
5 27 (7.83%) Project Management
6 25 (7.25%) Network Design
7 21 (6.09%) Incident Management
8 20 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 19 (5.51%) Infrastructure Management
9 19 (5.51%) Service Delivery
9 19 (5.51%) Change Management
10 18 (5.22%) PRINCE2
11 16 (4.64%) Migration
12 14 (4.06%) Kalman Filter
13 13 (3.77%) Service Management
13 13 (3.77%) Problem Management
14 12 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (2.90%) Line Management
16 10 (2.90%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.59%) SQL
2 8 (2.32%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.03%) C
4 5 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.16%) C#
6 3 (0.87%) Java
7 2 (0.58%) VB
7 2 (0.58%) Perl
8 1 (0.29%) PHP
8 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 99 (28.70%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (20.58%) CCNA
3 57 (16.52%) CCNP
4 38 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (7.25%) Degree
6 25 (7.25%) Citrix Certification
7 24 (6.96%) CCA
8 22 (6.38%) SC Cleared
8 22 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 22 (6.38%) MCSE
8 22 (6.38%) MCITP
9 15 (4.35%) MCSA
9 15 (4.35%) MCTS
10 14 (4.06%) NCDA
11 13 (3.77%) NCIE
11 13 (3.77%) MCP
12 12 (3.48%) VCAP
13 9 (2.61%) CCDP
13 9 (2.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.67%) SLA
2 6 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 145 (42.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (32.17%) Active Directory
3 84 (24.35%) Hyper-V
4 49 (14.20%) vSphere
5 45 (13.04%) XenApp
6 38 (11.01%) XenDesktop
7 15 (4.35%) KVM
8 6 (1.74%) vCloud
8 6 (1.74%) XenServer
8 6 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.87%) Firmware
9 3 (0.87%) NFS
9 3 (0.87%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.58%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.29%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.48%) SCCM
3 9 (2.61%) WSUS
4 8 (2.32%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.03%) SCOM
6 5 (1.45%) Cacti
6 5 (1.45%) WMI
6 5 (1.45%) Nagios
7 3 (0.87%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.58%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.58%) Legato
8 2 (0.58%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.29%) Puppet
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.29%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 187 (54.20%) VMware
2 152 (44.06%) Microsoft
3 130 (37.68%) Citrix
4 98 (28.41%) NetApp
5 74 (21.45%) HP
6 67 (19.42%) Juniper
7 46 (13.33%) EMC
8 36 (10.43%) Symantec
9 30 (8.70%) CheckPoint
10 26 (7.54%) Dell
11 25 (7.25%) IBM
12 23 (6.67%) Brocade
13 21 (6.09%) Oracle
14 18 (5.22%) F5
15 17 (4.93%) Red Hat
16 16 (4.64%) BMC
16 16 (4.64%) CA
16 16 (4.64%) Fortinet
17 10 (2.90%) WatchGuard
17 10 (2.90%) SolarWinds
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