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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 47 56 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 29 15 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.93% 2.44% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 9.97% 5.68% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 50
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
291 264 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.48% 42.93% 43.79%
Number of salaries quoted 238 197 270
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 21 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Durham +9 4 - - 1
Northumberland +4 3 £40,000 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (63.08%) Firewall
2 35 (53.85%) VMware
3 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (41.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (40.00%) Windows
5 26 (40.00%) WAN
6 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
7 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (33.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (32.31%) MPLS
9 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 20 (30.77%) LAN
10 18 (27.69%) BGP
10 18 (27.69%) OSPF
10 18 (27.69%) Hyper-V
10 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (26.15%) SAN
11 17 (26.15%) CCNP
11 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
12 16 (24.62%) SQL
13 15 (23.08%) ITIL
13 15 (23.08%) DNS
13 15 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
14 14 (21.54%) Microsoft

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (36.92%) MS Exchange
2 22 (33.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (27.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (26.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.69%) IIS
6 3 (4.62%) Lync
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (63.08%) Firewall
2 26 (40.00%) WAN
3 21 (32.31%) MPLS
4 20 (30.77%) LAN
5 18 (27.69%) OSPF
5 18 (27.69%) BGP
6 17 (26.15%) SAN
7 15 (23.08%) DNS
7 15 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
9 13 (20.00%) VLAN
10 11 (16.92%) VoIP
10 11 (16.92%) EIGRP
11 10 (15.38%) DHCP
12 9 (13.85%) PPP
12 9 (13.85%) IPsec
12 9 (13.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (13.85%) Spanning Tree
13 8 (12.31%) SNMP
13 8 (12.31%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Field Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Network Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Security Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Managed Services Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Technician
7 2 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.77%) Linux
6 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
6 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.62%) UNIX
9 2 (3.08%) CentOS
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) ITIL
2 7 (10.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (9.23%) Test Management
4 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.69%) Change Management
5 4 (6.15%) Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Network Design
5 4 (6.15%) Change Control
5 4 (6.15%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.08%) Line Management
7 2 (3.08%) Information Security
7 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.54%) ITSM
8 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.54%) BCP
8 1 (1.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.62%) Perl
4 2 (3.08%) PHP
4 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.15%) CCNP
3 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
4 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (15.38%) CCNA
6 9 (13.85%) CCSP
6 9 (13.85%) CCDP
7 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (9.23%) MCSE
9 5 (7.69%) MCSA
9 5 (7.69%) JNCIS
10 4 (6.15%) CCIE
11 1 (1.54%) CCIP
11 1 (1.54%) CCDA
11 1 (1.54%) Degree
11 1 (1.54%) CCDE
11 1 (1.54%) HP ASE
11 1 (1.54%) CCSA
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (41.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 18 (27.69%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.31%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.69%) XenApp
5 5 (7.69%) XenServer
6 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) VMware
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) NetApp
3 7 (10.77%) F5
4 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
4 6 (9.23%) HP
4 6 (9.23%) EMC
4 6 (9.23%) Citrix
5 4 (6.15%) CA
5 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
7 2 (3.08%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) IBM
7 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Symantec
8 1 (1.54%) Mitel
8 1 (1.54%) Altiris
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: 25,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: c. £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Company Car
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