The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 16 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.25% 0.97% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 2.17% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% -22.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Cisco
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 92 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 59.38% 44.44% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 98
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Cisco
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Cisco Salary Trend in the Midlands

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) CCVP
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (8.33%) MCSA
6 1 (8.33%) GPRS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) POP3
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) IKE
3 1 (8.33%) IPX
3 1 (8.33%) IPX/SPX
3 1 (8.33%) PPP
3 1 (8.33%) RIP
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCVP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) VCP5
3 1 (8.33%) NCIE
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade