The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 32 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.31% 8.26% 3.42%
As % of the Vendors category 12.03% 16.46% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 20
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £39,700 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
266 322 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.11% 50.16% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 221 288 323
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cisco
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Merseyside region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Merseyside

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Cisco
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Liverpool -5 28 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 38 (52.78%) ITIL
2 30 (41.67%) NetApp
3 28 (38.89%) SAN
3 28 (38.89%) Degree
4 25 (34.72%) EMC
5 24 (33.33%) Windows
5 24 (33.33%) CLARiiON
6 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
6 23 (31.94%) Symmetrix DMX
7 22 (30.56%) NAS
8 21 (29.17%) Firmware
8 21 (29.17%) EMC Centera
8 21 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (29.17%) Asset Management
9 18 (25.00%) SLA
10 16 (22.22%) WAN
10 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 16 (22.22%) HP
11 14 (19.44%) CheckPoint
11 14 (19.44%) Replication
11 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
12 13 (18.06%) Finance
12 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
12 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
12 13 (18.06%) VPN
13 11 (15.28%) Linux
13 11 (15.28%) Blackberry
13 11 (15.28%) Citrix
14 10 (13.89%) CISSP
14 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Lync
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.89%) SAN
2 22 (30.56%) NAS
3 16 (22.22%) WAN
4 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
4 13 (18.06%) VPN
5 10 (13.89%) VLAN
6 9 (12.50%) Firewall
6 9 (12.50%) LAN
7 8 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.94%) VoIP
9 5 (6.94%) MPLS
9 5 (6.94%) OSPF
10 4 (5.56%) BGP
10 4 (5.56%) Wireless
11 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.78%) Network Security
12 1 (1.39%) IMAP
12 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Publishing
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 6 (8.33%) Law
4 4 (5.56%) Multimedia
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Storage Specialist
2 14 (19.44%) Technical Specialist
3 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 8 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Storage Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Information Security Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Information Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Information Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 23 (31.94%) Symmetrix DMX
3 21 (29.17%) Firmware
3 21 (29.17%) EMC Centera
4 14 (19.44%) Replication
4 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
5 11 (15.28%) Blackberry
6 8 (11.11%) Thin Client
6 8 (11.11%) iPhone
6 8 (11.11%) Fat Client
7 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (4.17%) CMDB
9 2 (2.78%) Symmetrix
10 1 (1.39%) User Experience
10 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.39%) Celerra
10 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (15.28%) Linux
3 10 (13.89%) UNIX
4 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) ITIL
2 21 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 21 (29.17%) Asset Management
3 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
4 10 (13.89%) Information Security
5 7 (9.72%) Change Control
6 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (5.56%) Information Security Management
7 4 (5.56%) Security Management
7 4 (5.56%) Network Design
7 4 (5.56%) Coaching
7 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.17%) Investment Management
8 3 (4.17%) Wealth Management
8 3 (4.17%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.78%) High Availability
10 1 (1.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) CISSP
2 10 (13.89%) CISM
2 10 (13.89%) ISSAP
2 10 (13.89%) ISSMP
3 9 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.72%) CCNP
5 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (5.56%) CCNA
7 3 (4.17%) MCDST
7 3 (4.17%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.17%) JNCIE
7 3 (4.17%) CCIP
7 3 (4.17%) CCIE
7 3 (4.17%) MCSA
8 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.78%) CCSA
8 2 (2.78%) CCSE
8 2 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.94%) vSphere
3 5 (6.94%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (4.17%) XenApp
5 3 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) WSUS
2 3 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) NetApp
2 25 (34.72%) EMC
3 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.22%) HP
5 14 (19.44%) CheckPoint
6 11 (15.28%) Citrix
7 10 (13.89%) VMware
8 6 (8.33%) Juniper
9 5 (6.94%) Sage
10 4 (5.56%) Dell
11 3 (4.17%) Redback
11 3 (4.17%) Oracle
11 3 (4.17%) Avaya
11 3 (4.17%) Reuters
11 3 (4.17%) Bloomberg
11 3 (4.17%) Symantec
12 2 (2.78%) IBM
12 2 (2.78%) Mitel
12 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.78%) Brocade
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