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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 37 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 234 169 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.96% 4.54% 3.87%
As % of the Vendors category 14.10% 10.25% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 189 149 103
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £58,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
1659 1648 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.29% 44.28% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1376 1511
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 8 £37,500 - 1
Rochdale +1 7 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Bolton +4 5 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Wigan - 3 £27,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 229 (53.13%) VMware
2 203 (47.10%) Windows
3 193 (44.78%) Microsoft
4 191 (44.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 176 (40.84%) Firewall
6 148 (34.34%) NetApp
7 134 (31.09%) Active Directory
8 128 (29.70%) Citrix
8 128 (29.70%) Cisco Certification
9 105 (24.36%) HP
9 105 (24.36%) WAN
10 101 (23.43%) MS Exchange
11 99 (22.97%) LAN
12 93 (21.58%) CCNP
13 92 (21.35%) ITIL
14 89 (20.65%) MS Excel
15 86 (19.95%) CCNA
16 82 (19.03%) Hyper-V
17 79 (18.33%) Juniper
17 79 (18.33%) SAN
18 72 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
19 66 (15.31%) Linux
19 66 (15.31%) DNS
20 63 (14.62%) EMC
21 61 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
22 59 (13.69%) VPN
22 59 (13.69%) SQL Server
23 58 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
24 55 (12.76%) Finance
25 52 (12.06%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 101 (23.43%) MS Exchange
2 45 (10.44%) IIS
3 36 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (5.80%) SharePoint
5 23 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (4.87%) WebSphere
6 21 (4.87%) WebLogic
7 20 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (4.41%) Lync
9 11 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.86%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.16%) Apache
11 5 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.46%) Documentum
13 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 89 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.66%) MS Office
3 7 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.16%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.46%) Revit
6 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 176 (40.84%) Firewall
2 105 (24.36%) WAN
3 99 (22.97%) LAN
4 79 (18.33%) SAN
5 66 (15.31%) DNS
6 59 (13.69%) VPN
7 52 (12.06%) Network Security
8 51 (11.83%) MPLS
9 49 (11.37%) Wireless
10 46 (10.67%) BGP
10 46 (10.67%) DHCP
11 42 (9.74%) VLAN
12 40 (9.28%) VoIP
13 34 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (6.96%) NAS
15 26 (6.03%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (5.80%) TCP/IP
17 21 (4.87%) IP Telephony
17 21 (4.87%) OSPF
18 18 (4.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.69%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.03%) Oracle Database
3 21 (4.87%) Relational Database
3 21 (4.87%) Oracle Exadata
3 21 (4.87%) DB2
3 21 (4.87%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.93%) MySQL
7 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.46%) DataEase
8 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.46%) MSI
3 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (12.76%) Finance
2 29 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.71%) Retail
4 9 (2.09%) Banking
5 6 (1.39%) Advertising
5 6 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.93%) Legal
7 3 (0.70%) Marketing
8 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.46%) Local Government
8 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 72 (16.71%) Network Engineer
2 63 (14.62%) Support Engineer
3 54 (12.53%) Consultant
4 51 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 45 (10.44%) Architect
6 31 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (6.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (5.34%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (5.34%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 22 (5.10%) Cisco Engineer
10 21 (4.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 19 (4.41%) Technical Support
11 19 (4.41%) Analyst
12 18 (4.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 17 (3.94%) Team Leader
14 16 (3.71%) Network Consultant
14 16 (3.71%) Technical Engineer
14 16 (3.71%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.26%) Middleware
2 21 (4.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (0.93%) X-Windows
3 4 (0.93%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.46%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.90%) FlexPod
2 13 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 10 (2.32%) Clustering
5 7 (1.62%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (1.39%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.16%) Replication
8 4 (0.93%) PKI
9 3 (0.70%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.70%) Handset
9 3 (0.70%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.70%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.70%) GIS
10 2 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.46%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.46%) LLPG
10 2 (0.46%) Statistics
11 1 (0.23%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 203 (47.10%) Windows
2 72 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 66 (15.31%) Linux
4 61 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (9.51%) Solaris
7 26 (6.03%) Windows 7
8 21 (4.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (4.87%) AIX
8 21 (4.87%) HPUX
8 21 (4.87%) OS/400
8 21 (4.87%) SUSE
8 21 (4.87%) zOS
9 16 (3.71%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.25%) Windows XP
11 12 (2.78%) UNIX
12 7 (1.62%) Android
12 7 (1.62%) Debian
13 6 (1.39%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.35%) ITIL
2 43 (9.98%) Business Continuity
3 42 (9.74%) Mentoring
4 40 (9.28%) Change Management
5 39 (9.05%) Project Management
6 29 (6.73%) Coaching
7 27 (6.26%) Incident Management
8 24 (5.57%) Network Design
8 24 (5.57%) Problem Management
8 24 (5.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 23 (5.34%) Infrastructure Management
9 23 (5.34%) Migration
10 22 (5.10%) Service Delivery
11 21 (4.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (4.41%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (4.41%) Line Management
13 18 (4.18%) Service Management
14 12 (2.78%) Data Management
15 11 (2.55%) PRINCE2
16 10 (2.32%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.44%) SQL
2 17 (3.94%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.48%) C
4 6 (1.39%) VB
5 5 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.16%) C#
6 3 (0.70%) C++
6 3 (0.70%) Java
7 2 (0.46%) Perl
8 1 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 128 (29.70%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (21.58%) CCNP
3 86 (19.95%) CCNA
4 38 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (6.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (6.73%) NCDA
7 28 (6.50%) Degree
8 19 (4.41%) MCTS
9 16 (3.71%) NCIE
9 16 (3.71%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (3.48%) MCSE
11 13 (3.02%) CCA
11 13 (3.02%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (3.02%) Security Cleared
12 12 (2.78%) MCP
13 11 (2.55%) CCIE
13 11 (2.55%) SC Cleared
14 10 (2.32%) MCITP
14 10 (2.32%) MCSA
14 10 (2.32%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.74%) SLA
2 8 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 191 (44.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (31.09%) Active Directory
3 82 (19.03%) Hyper-V
4 47 (10.90%) vSphere
5 40 (9.28%) XenDesktop
6 35 (8.12%) XenApp
7 21 (4.87%) KVM
8 8 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.70%) XenServer
10 2 (0.46%) Firmware
10 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.23%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (4.87%) Tivoli
2 16 (3.71%) SCCM
3 10 (2.32%) SCOM
4 8 (1.86%) Nagios
4 8 (1.86%) WSUS
5 7 (1.62%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.16%) WMI
7 3 (0.70%) Cacti
8 2 (0.46%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.46%) Legato
8 2 (0.46%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.46%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.46%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.46%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.23%) SCSM
9 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 229 (53.13%) VMware
2 193 (44.78%) Microsoft
3 148 (34.34%) NetApp
4 128 (29.70%) Citrix
5 105 (24.36%) HP
6 79 (18.33%) Juniper
7 63 (14.62%) EMC
8 50 (11.60%) Oracle
8 50 (11.60%) Symantec
9 37 (8.58%) IBM
10 36 (8.35%) CA
11 35 (8.12%) Dell
12 31 (7.19%) CheckPoint
12 31 (7.19%) Brocade
13 25 (5.80%) Red Hat
14 21 (4.87%) BMC
14 21 (4.87%) Fortinet
15 19 (4.41%) F5
16 14 (3.25%) Meraki
16 14 (3.25%) WatchGuard
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Posted: Yesterday
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