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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 61 86 41
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -45
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 154 119 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.00% 2.88% 5.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.47% 6.53% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 115 103 198
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1626 1821 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.22% 44.07% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1429 1422
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
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 3 September 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 September 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 +9 7 £37,500 +70.45% 2
Stockport -6 4 £32,000 +16.36% 1
Salford -1 3 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Wigan - 3 £24,000 -
Rochdale -8 2 £58,000 +20.83% 2
Cheadle - 2 £36,250 -
Oldham - 1 £23,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 145 (48.01%) VMware
2 143 (47.35%) Windows
3 128 (42.38%) Microsoft
4 108 (35.76%) LAN
5 102 (33.77%) Firewall
6 99 (32.78%) WAN
7 97 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 94 (31.13%) Cisco Certification
9 83 (27.48%) Active Directory
10 82 (27.15%) ITIL
11 76 (25.17%) SAN
12 73 (24.17%) NetApp
13 66 (21.85%) HP
14 60 (19.87%) Data Centre
15 59 (19.54%) Juniper
16 55 (18.21%) MS Exchange
17 54 (17.88%) VPN
17 54 (17.88%) CheckPoint
17 54 (17.88%) Wireless
18 53 (17.55%) SQL Server
19 52 (17.22%) Hyper-V
20 51 (16.89%) Linux
21 50 (16.56%) MS Excel
21 50 (16.56%) CCNA
22 49 (16.23%) DNS
23 48 (15.89%) Citrix
24 45 (14.90%) DHCP
25 43 (14.24%) VoIP
26 41 (13.58%) CCNP
27 40 (13.25%) EMC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 55 (18.21%) MS Exchange
2 35 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 25 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (7.62%) WebSphere
4 23 (7.62%) WebLogic
5 15 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (4.64%) Lync
6 14 (4.64%) IIS
7 10 (3.31%) IBM Notes
8 9 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.66%) Node.js
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.66%) Apache
11 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 50 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Line 500
3 1 (0.33%) Agresso
3 1 (0.33%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.62%) IBM PureFlex
2 7 (2.32%) Office 365
3 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (35.76%) LAN
2 102 (33.77%) Firewall
3 99 (32.78%) WAN
4 76 (25.17%) SAN
5 54 (17.88%) Wireless
5 54 (17.88%) VPN
6 49 (16.23%) DNS
7 45 (14.90%) DHCP
8 43 (14.24%) VoIP
9 34 (11.26%) MPLS
10 32 (10.60%) TCP/IP
10 32 (10.60%) Network Security
11 27 (8.94%) Internet
12 22 (7.28%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (6.62%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (5.96%) IPv4
15 17 (5.63%) Ethernet
16 15 (4.97%) VLAN
17 14 (4.64%) BGP
18 12 (3.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.28%) Oracle Database
3 23 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.62%) Oracle Exadata
3 23 (7.62%) DB2
3 23 (7.62%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.99%) MySQL
7 5 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 31 (10.26%) Finance
2 24 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.98%) Advertising
4 7 (2.32%) Banking
4 7 (2.32%) Retail
5 3 (0.99%) Marketing
5 3 (0.99%) Law
6 2 (0.66%) Legal
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
6 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 51 (16.89%) Analyst
2 45 (14.90%) Architect
3 38 (12.58%) Network Engineer
4 24 (7.95%) Support Engineer
4 24 (7.95%) Infrastructure Architect
5 23 (7.62%) Network Analyst
5 23 (7.62%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (7.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 22 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (5.96%) Consultant
8 17 (5.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 16 (5.30%) Network Architect
9 16 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (3.97%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.31%) Administrator
12 10 (3.31%) Cisco Architect
12 10 (3.31%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.28%) Middleware
2 23 (7.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 23 (7.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (1.99%) Web Services
4 3 (0.99%) XMPP
5 2 (0.66%) .NET
5 2 (0.66%) COM
5 2 (0.66%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.87%) Data Centre
2 32 (10.60%) FlexPod
3 10 (3.31%) Clustering
4 7 (2.32%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.66%) Replication
5 5 (1.66%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.66%) EMC VNX
7 2 (0.66%) EPoS
7 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.66%) IPTV
7 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.33%) IVR
8 1 (0.33%) iPhone
8 1 (0.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 143 (47.35%) Windows
2 51 (16.89%) Linux
3 35 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (10.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (8.61%) Solaris
6 25 (8.28%) AIX
6 25 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (7.95%) Windows 7
7 24 (7.95%) SUSE
8 23 (7.62%) zOS
8 23 (7.62%) HPUX
8 23 (7.62%) OS/400
9 18 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (3.64%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.31%) Android
12 9 (2.98%) Data ONTAP
13 8 (2.65%) Mac OS X
14 7 (2.32%) UNIX
15 6 (1.99%) Debian
16 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (27.15%) ITIL
2 32 (10.60%) Business Continuity
2 32 (10.60%) Load Balancing
2 32 (10.60%) Mentoring
3 31 (10.26%) Coaching
3 31 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 30 (9.93%) Project Management
4 30 (9.93%) Infrastructure Management
5 23 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (7.62%) Network Design
5 23 (7.62%) Converged Infrastructure
6 20 (6.62%) Migration
7 18 (5.96%) Network Architecture
8 17 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 17 (5.63%) PRINCE2
9 11 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (2.65%) Change Management
12 7 (2.32%) ITIL V2
13 6 (1.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.59%) SQL
2 7 (2.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.32%) VBScript
4 3 (0.99%) VB
4 3 (0.99%) Perl
5 2 (0.66%) PHP
5 2 (0.66%) C
5 2 (0.66%) C++
5 2 (0.66%) Ruby
6 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 94 (31.13%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (16.56%) CCNA
3 41 (13.58%) CCNP
4 24 (7.95%) Degree
5 22 (7.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (5.63%) CCIE
8 12 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.97%) NCDA
9 11 (3.64%) MCSE
9 11 (3.64%) HP ASE
10 7 (2.32%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.99%) MCTS
11 6 (1.99%) CCSP
11 6 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.66%) CISSP
12 5 (1.66%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.32%) CCSE
13 4 (1.32%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.28%) SLA
2 10 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 97 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (27.48%) Active Directory
3 52 (17.22%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.60%) vSphere
5 23 (7.62%) KVM
6 18 (5.96%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.31%) ISA Server
8 7 (2.32%) vCloud
9 6 (1.99%) XenApp
10 4 (1.32%) pfSense
10 4 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.99%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.66%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.66%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.66%) XenServer
13 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (7.62%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.97%) SCCM
2 12 (3.97%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (2.32%) SCOM
4 6 (1.99%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (1.66%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.66%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.32%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.32%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.99%) Cisco LMS
7 3 (0.99%) Cacti
7 3 (0.99%) Munin
7 3 (0.99%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 145 (48.01%) VMware
2 128 (42.38%) Microsoft
3 73 (24.17%) NetApp
4 66 (21.85%) HP
5 59 (19.54%) Juniper
6 54 (17.88%) CheckPoint
7 48 (15.89%) Citrix
8 40 (13.25%) EMC
9 35 (11.59%) Symantec
10 34 (11.26%) IBM
11 32 (10.60%) F5
12 30 (9.93%) Oracle
13 27 (8.94%) Red Hat
14 25 (8.28%) Brocade
15 23 (7.62%) BMC
15 23 (7.62%) CA
16 19 (6.29%) Dell
17 16 (5.30%) SolarWinds
18 12 (3.97%) McAfee
19 11 (3.64%) Veeam
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