The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 71 45 68
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 129 221 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.23% 5.33% 3.87%
As % of the Vendors category 7.36% 12.07% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 194 127
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £57,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1753 1831 1864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.91% 44.13% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1552 1596
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
North West

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Stockport -5 11 £27,500 -21.42%
Bolton -1 9 £22,000 -46.66% 2
Rochdale -3 9 £45,000 +52.54% 4
Salford -5 2 £34,500 -23.33%
Altrincham -1 1 - -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 154 (54.80%) VMware
2 120 (42.70%) Windows
3 112 (39.86%) Microsoft
4 107 (38.08%) Firewall
5 99 (35.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 96 (34.16%) Cisco Certification
7 81 (28.83%) WAN
8 80 (28.47%) Active Directory
9 72 (25.62%) Citrix
10 69 (24.56%) LAN
11 66 (23.49%) Juniper
12 62 (22.06%) SQL
13 60 (21.35%) MS Exchange
13 60 (21.35%) CCNA
14 59 (21.00%) ITIL
15 58 (20.64%) NetApp
16 57 (20.28%) Hyper-V
17 54 (19.22%) Microsoft Certification
18 50 (17.79%) CheckPoint
19 49 (17.44%) HP
20 44 (15.66%) MS Excel
21 42 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
22 41 (14.59%) SAN
22 41 (14.59%) Finance
23 40 (14.23%) XenApp
23 40 (14.23%) XenDesktop
24 39 (13.88%) vSphere
24 39 (13.88%) CCNP
25 38 (13.52%) Windows Server 2012
26 37 (13.17%) Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 60 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (8.54%) SharePoint
4 19 (6.76%) IIS
5 16 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.98%) WebSphere
6 14 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.85%) Lync
9 4 (1.42%) Apache
10 3 (1.07%) TPMS
11 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 44 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.07%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.63%) Office 365
2 9 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.42%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 107 (38.08%) Firewall
2 81 (28.83%) WAN
3 69 (24.56%) LAN
4 41 (14.59%) SAN
5 37 (13.17%) MPLS
6 36 (12.81%) TCP/IP
7 31 (11.03%) DNS
8 29 (10.32%) Internet
9 27 (9.61%) Ethernet
10 25 (8.90%) BGP
10 25 (8.90%) Network Security
11 23 (8.19%) OSPF
12 22 (7.83%) Wireless
13 21 (7.47%) VLAN
14 20 (7.12%) VPN
15 19 (6.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (6.05%) DHCP
17 15 (5.34%) NAS
17 15 (5.34%) iSCSI
17 15 (5.34%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (3.20%) RDBMS
3 9 (3.20%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.20%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.14%) MySQL
5 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.71%) DB2
6 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
General
1 41 (14.59%) Finance
2 20 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.85%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.49%) Advertising
5 5 (1.78%) Banking
6 3 (1.07%) Law
7 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.71%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (15.66%) Network Engineer
2 37 (13.17%) Support Engineer
3 31 (11.03%) Analyst
4 30 (10.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (10.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (9.25%) Architect
7 25 (8.90%) Consultant
8 19 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (5.69%) IT Support
10 14 (4.98%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (4.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Administrator
12 11 (3.91%) NOC Engineer
12 11 (3.91%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 10 (3.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 10 (3.56%) Support Analyst
14 9 (3.20%) Service Analyst
15 8 (2.85%) Citrix Engineer
16 7 (2.49%) Network Support
16 7 (2.49%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.20%) Web Services
2 8 (2.85%) Middleware
3 5 (1.78%) SOAP
4 4 (1.42%) .NET
5 3 (1.07%) CSS
6 2 (0.71%) HTML5
6 2 (0.71%) jQuery
6 2 (0.71%) REST
6 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.71%) HTML
6 2 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.36%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.63%) FlexPod
2 10 (3.56%) CMDB
3 7 (2.49%) Replication
3 7 (2.49%) EqualLogic
4 6 (2.14%) Celerra
4 6 (2.14%) CLARiiON
4 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.78%) IPTV
5 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.42%) Symmetrix
6 4 (1.42%) EMC Centera
7 2 (0.71%) Open Source
7 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.36%) Clustering
8 1 (0.36%) IVR
8 1 (0.36%) NHS
8 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.36%) Xbox
8 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 120 (42.70%) Windows
2 42 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (13.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (13.17%) Linux
5 33 (11.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.63%) Windows XP
6 13 (4.63%) Windows 8
7 12 (4.27%) Solaris
8 11 (3.91%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.49%) AIX
11 6 (2.14%) Windows 2000
11 6 (2.14%) UNIX
12 5 (1.78%) zOS
13 3 (1.07%) MVS
13 3 (1.07%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.71%) OS/400
14 2 (0.71%) HPUX
14 2 (0.71%) SUSE
15 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.00%) ITIL
2 27 (9.61%) Project Management
3 24 (8.54%) Configuration Management
4 17 (6.05%) Incident Management
5 16 (5.69%) Network Management
6 14 (4.98%) Migration
6 14 (4.98%) Network Design
7 12 (4.27%) Load Balancing
7 12 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (4.27%) Service Delivery
8 11 (3.91%) Business Continuity
8 11 (3.91%) PRINCE2
8 11 (3.91%) Capacity Management
9 10 (3.56%) Change Control
9 10 (3.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (3.56%) Change Management
10 9 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (2.85%) Security Architecture
11 8 (2.85%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.06%) SQL
2 5 (1.78%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.07%) C#
4 3 (1.07%) Perl
4 3 (1.07%) PHP
5 2 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 96 (34.16%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (21.35%) CCNA
3 54 (19.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (13.88%) CCNP
5 37 (13.17%) MCSE
6 25 (8.90%) Citrix Certification
7 23 (8.19%) Degree
8 22 (7.83%) Security Cleared
8 22 (7.83%) SC Cleared
8 22 (7.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (6.41%) CCA
10 17 (6.05%) MCSA
11 15 (5.34%) CCIE
12 14 (4.98%) MCTS
12 14 (4.98%) MCITP
13 13 (4.63%) CCDP
14 12 (4.27%) CTC Cleared
15 11 (3.91%) CCIP
16 9 (3.20%) MCP
16 9 (3.20%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.34%) SLA
2 7 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.71%) QA
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (35.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 80 (28.47%) Active Directory
3 57 (20.28%) Hyper-V
4 40 (14.23%) XenApp
4 40 (14.23%) XenDesktop
5 39 (13.88%) vSphere
6 16 (5.69%) XenServer
7 14 (4.98%) vCloud
8 7 (2.49%) VMware Server
9 6 (2.14%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.71%) KVM
11 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.98%) SCCM
1 14 (4.98%) CiscoWorks
2 12 (4.27%) Tivoli
3 10 (3.56%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (3.20%) OpenView
4 9 (3.20%) SCOM
5 7 (2.49%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.78%) HP NNM
6 5 (1.78%) Nagios
6 5 (1.78%) Cacti
7 4 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.71%) Puppet
9 2 (0.71%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.36%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.36%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 154 (54.80%) VMware
2 112 (39.86%) Microsoft
3 72 (25.62%) Citrix
4 66 (23.49%) Juniper
5 58 (20.64%) NetApp
6 50 (17.79%) CheckPoint
7 49 (17.44%) HP
8 33 (11.74%) EMC
9 22 (7.83%) F5
10 21 (7.47%) IBM
11 19 (6.76%) Symantec
12 18 (6.41%) Fortinet
12 18 (6.41%) Dell
13 16 (5.69%) Oracle
14 15 (5.34%) McAfee
15 12 (4.27%) Red Hat
16 11 (3.91%) Blue Coat
16 11 (3.91%) Nokia
17 10 (3.56%) Avaya
18 8 (2.85%) Veeam
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 23,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + on call
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £130000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Bolton School
Salary: Up to £21,067 per annum Plus attractive benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £180 - £210 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rentalcars.com
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago