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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 52 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 158 145 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.82% 3.75% 3.19%
As % of the Vendors category 11.03% 8.44% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 108 118 101
Average salary £42,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
1433 1717 1851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.69% 44.45% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1404 1554
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 26 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 26 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 5 £32,500 +47.72% 1
Salford +7 4 £37,500 -
Oldham +2 2 - -
Altrincham -6 2 £24,750 -
Wigan +3 1 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Rochdale -2 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 204 (52.17%) VMware
2 172 (43.99%) Microsoft
3 167 (42.71%) Windows
4 166 (42.46%) Firewall
5 157 (40.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 134 (34.27%) Data Centre
7 132 (33.76%) Cisco Certification
8 130 (33.25%) NetApp
9 108 (27.62%) Active Directory
10 105 (26.85%) LAN
11 103 (26.34%) ITIL
12 98 (25.06%) WAN
13 89 (22.76%) CCNP
14 87 (22.25%) MS Exchange
15 84 (21.48%) CCNA
15 84 (21.48%) HP
16 82 (20.97%) SAN
17 78 (19.95%) MS Excel
18 74 (18.93%) Citrix
19 73 (18.67%) Juniper
20 64 (16.37%) SQL Server
20 64 (16.37%) Hyper-V
21 63 (16.11%) Windows Server 2012
22 62 (15.86%) DNS
23 59 (15.09%) VPN
24 57 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
25 55 (14.07%) DHCP
25 55 (14.07%) Linux
26 54 (13.81%) BGP
26 54 (13.81%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 87 (22.25%) MS Exchange
2 35 (8.95%) SharePoint
3 30 (7.67%) IIS
4 29 (7.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (5.37%) Lync
6 21 (5.37%) WebLogic
6 21 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (5.37%) WebSphere
7 12 (3.07%) IBM Notes
8 9 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.77%) Node.js
12 2 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 78 (19.95%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.77%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.05%) Office 365
2 3 (0.77%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (42.46%) Firewall
2 105 (26.85%) LAN
3 98 (25.06%) WAN
4 82 (20.97%) SAN
5 62 (15.86%) DNS
6 59 (15.09%) VPN
7 55 (14.07%) DHCP
8 54 (13.81%) BGP
8 54 (13.81%) Network Security
9 53 (13.55%) MPLS
10 46 (11.76%) Wireless
11 45 (11.51%) VoIP
12 30 (7.67%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (7.42%) TCP/IP
14 27 (6.91%) Cisco Nexus
15 22 (5.63%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (5.63%) VLAN
16 20 (5.12%) NAS
16 20 (5.12%) OSPF
17 19 (4.86%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.39%) Oracle Database
3 21 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.37%) Oracle Exadata
3 21 (5.37%) DB2
3 21 (5.37%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.77%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.77%) MySQL
7 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.26%) MSI
General
1 39 (9.97%) Finance
2 33 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.58%) Advertising
3 14 (3.58%) Retail
4 6 (1.53%) Banking
5 3 (0.77%) Law
5 3 (0.77%) Legal
6 2 (0.51%) Games
6 2 (0.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 52 (13.30%) Support Engineer
3 44 (11.25%) Consultant
3 44 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (10.23%) Architect
5 32 (8.18%) Analyst
6 29 (7.42%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (6.91%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (6.14%) Network Consultant
8 24 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 22 (5.63%) Infrastructure Architect
10 21 (5.37%) Cisco Engineer
10 21 (5.37%) Technical Support
10 21 (5.37%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 19 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 17 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
13 16 (4.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 15 (3.84%) Technical Support Engineer
15 14 (3.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 12 (3.07%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.37%) WebSphere MQ
1 21 (5.37%) Middleware
1 21 (5.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (0.77%) X-Windows
2 3 (0.77%) Application Packaging
2 3 (0.77%) .NET
3 2 (0.51%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.26%) COM
4 1 (0.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 134 (34.27%) Data Centre
2 45 (11.51%) FlexPod
3 13 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.56%) Clustering
5 9 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.05%) Replication
7 5 (1.28%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.28%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.77%) PKI
9 3 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.77%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.51%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.51%) IPTV
11 1 (0.26%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.26%) Derivative
11 1 (0.26%) Handset
11 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (42.71%) Windows
2 63 (16.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (14.07%) Linux
5 49 (12.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (9.97%) Solaris
7 29 (7.42%) Windows 7
8 21 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (5.37%) AIX
8 21 (5.37%) HPUX
8 21 (5.37%) OS/400
8 21 (5.37%) SUSE
8 21 (5.37%) zOS
9 16 (4.09%) Windows 8
10 12 (3.07%) Android
10 12 (3.07%) Windows XP
11 9 (2.30%) UNIX
12 8 (2.05%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.53%) CentOS
14 4 (1.02%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (26.34%) ITIL
2 44 (11.25%) Mentoring
3 41 (10.49%) Business Continuity
4 32 (8.18%) Project Management
5 31 (7.93%) Change Management
5 31 (7.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (7.67%) Coaching
7 28 (7.16%) Infrastructure Management
8 23 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 22 (5.63%) Migration
9 22 (5.63%) Converged Infrastructure
10 19 (4.86%) PRINCE2
11 18 (4.60%) Network Design
12 17 (4.35%) Service Delivery
12 17 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
14 14 (3.58%) Problem Management
15 13 (3.32%) Line Management
16 12 (3.07%) Network Architecture
16 12 (3.07%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.21%) SQL
2 17 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.58%) C
4 8 (2.05%) VB
5 5 (1.28%) C++
6 4 (1.02%) VBScript
7 3 (0.77%) Ruby
7 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 132 (33.76%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (22.76%) CCNP
3 84 (21.48%) CCNA
4 37 (9.46%) Degree
5 32 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (7.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (6.65%) NCDA
8 23 (5.88%) CCIE
9 22 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (4.60%) MCTS
11 12 (3.07%) MCSE
12 11 (2.81%) CCDA
13 10 (2.56%) JNCIA
14 9 (2.30%) NCIE
15 8 (2.05%) MCP
16 7 (1.79%) MCSA
16 7 (1.79%) CCSE
16 7 (1.79%) Security Cleared
17 6 (1.53%) JNCIS
18 5 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.23%) SLA
2 11 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 157 (40.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 108 (27.62%) Active Directory
3 64 (16.37%) Hyper-V
4 41 (10.49%) vSphere
5 29 (7.42%) XenDesktop
6 21 (5.37%) KVM
7 15 (3.84%) XenApp
8 6 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.02%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.02%) XenServer
10 3 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.77%) vCloud
11 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.51%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 21 (5.37%) Tivoli
2 17 (4.35%) SCCM
3 12 (3.07%) SCOM
4 10 (2.56%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.53%) Nagios
6 5 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (1.02%) WSUS
7 4 (1.02%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.77%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.77%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.77%) WMI
9 2 (0.51%) OpenView
9 2 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.51%) Legato
9 2 (0.51%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.51%) EMC Navisphere
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 204 (52.17%) VMware
2 172 (43.99%) Microsoft
3 130 (33.25%) NetApp
4 84 (21.48%) HP
5 74 (18.93%) Citrix
6 73 (18.67%) Juniper
7 53 (13.55%) Oracle
8 49 (12.53%) EMC
9 40 (10.23%) IBM
9 40 (10.23%) Symantec
10 35 (8.95%) CheckPoint
10 35 (8.95%) CA
11 29 (7.42%) Dell
12 25 (6.39%) Brocade
13 23 (5.88%) Red Hat
14 21 (5.37%) BMC
15 17 (4.35%) Fortinet
16 16 (4.09%) Avaya
17 15 (3.84%) Veeam
17 15 (3.84%) SolarWinds
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum +Extensive Benefis Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
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Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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