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 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 33 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 21 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.66% 6.43% 7.73%
As % of the Vendors category 9.42% 13.92% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 39
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £66,000
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
223 273 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.45% 46.19% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 163 219 271
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 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
Liverpool -4 14 £33,000 -34.00% 7
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 20 (51.28%) Citrix
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
2 19 (48.72%) Data Centre
3 16 (41.03%) ITIL
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 14 (35.90%) EMC
6 13 (33.33%) CCNA
6 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (30.77%) Windows
8 11 (28.21%) MCSE
8 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (28.21%) SAN
9 10 (25.64%) NetApp
10 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 9 (23.08%) LAN
10 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
11 8 (20.51%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (20.51%) COM
11 8 (20.51%) EMC Certification
12 7 (17.95%) Avaya
12 7 (17.95%) WAN
12 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
13 6 (15.38%) Firewall
13 6 (15.38%) Publishing
13 6 (15.38%) CLARiiON
13 6 (15.38%) EMC Centera

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) SAN
2 9 (23.08%) LAN
3 7 (17.95%) WAN
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
5 5 (12.82%) DHCP
5 5 (12.82%) VoIP
5 5 (12.82%) VPN
5 5 (12.82%) DNS
5 5 (12.82%) VLAN
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.82%) NAS
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 3 (7.69%) Internet
7 3 (7.69%) DSL
7 3 (7.69%) SSL
7 3 (7.69%) HTTP
7 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.69%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Publishing
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) IT Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) Storage Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Account Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Account Director
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Trainer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.13%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) CLARiiON
2 6 (15.38%) EMC Centera
2 6 (15.38%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Celerra
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) NetWare
3 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
3 5 (12.82%) Change Control
4 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Security Patching
5 3 (7.69%) Network Management
5 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Security
7 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) CCNA
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (28.21%) MCSE
3 8 (20.51%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (20.51%) EMC Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCNP
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.82%) Firmware
4 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) XenApp
5 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) SCOM
2 3 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (2.56%) MOM
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Citrix
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) EMC
5 10 (25.64%) NetApp
6 7 (17.95%) Avaya
7 3 (7.69%) IBM
7 3 (7.69%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
7 3 (7.69%) Meraki
8 1 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.56%) F5
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel
8 1 (2.56%) Altiris
8 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.56%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Novell
8 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
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