The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 44 56 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 29 11 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.26% 1.95% 8.56%
As % of the Vendors category 9.60% 5.47% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 43
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,000 £47,500
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
302 201 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.35% 35.64% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 248 140 216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cisco
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Salary Trend in the North East

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the North East

Cisco
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Tyne and Wear +2 24 £47,500 +43.93% 2
Northumberland +6 4 £50,000 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 37 (58.73%) VMware
2 31 (49.21%) Firewall
2 31 (49.21%) Windows
3 29 (46.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
5 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (36.51%) ITIL
6 23 (36.51%) WAN
7 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
8 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
8 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
9 18 (28.57%) SQL
9 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (26.98%) LAN
11 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
11 15 (23.81%) NetApp
12 14 (22.22%) SAN
12 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
13 13 (20.63%) MPLS
13 13 (20.63%) CCNP
14 11 (17.46%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (17.46%) HP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.94%) IIS
5 3 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (49.21%) Firewall
2 23 (36.51%) WAN
3 17 (26.98%) LAN
4 14 (22.22%) SAN
5 13 (20.63%) MPLS
6 11 (17.46%) OSPF
6 11 (17.46%) BGP
6 11 (17.46%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (15.87%) VoIP
7 10 (15.87%) DNS
7 10 (15.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 9 (14.29%) VLAN
9 8 (12.70%) EIGRP
10 7 (11.11%) PPP
10 7 (11.11%) DHCP
10 7 (11.11%) IPsec
11 6 (9.52%) SNMP
12 5 (7.94%) VPN
13 4 (6.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Field Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) AS400
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (49.21%) Windows
2 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (15.87%) Linux
6 5 (7.94%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) CentOS
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.59%) Debian
9 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.94%) Change Management
3 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.76%) Information Security
5 3 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.76%) Line Management
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
6 2 (3.17%) Network Design
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.63%) CCNP
3 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (14.29%) CCDP
6 7 (11.11%) CCSP
6 7 (11.11%) CCNA
7 5 (7.94%) MCSE
7 5 (7.94%) MCSA
8 3 (4.76%) CCIE
8 3 (4.76%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.17%) VTSP
10 1 (1.59%) CCDE
10 1 (1.59%) CCSA
10 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.59%) CCIP
10 1 (1.59%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
3 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.70%) XenApp
5 6 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.94%) XenServer
7 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCOM
1 3 (4.76%) SCOrch
1 3 (4.76%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.17%) WSUS
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (58.73%) VMware
2 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.81%) NetApp
4 11 (17.46%) HP
4 11 (17.46%) Citrix
5 6 (9.52%) IBM
5 6 (9.52%) Dell
6 4 (6.35%) EMC
6 4 (6.35%) CA
6 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.35%) F5
7 2 (3.17%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.17%) Juniper
8 1 (1.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.59%) Mitel
8 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
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