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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 45 57 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 37 9 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.87% 1.46% 7.22%
As % of the Vendors category 10.28% 4.17% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 36
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £33,700 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
360 216 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 47.37% 34.95% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 297 167 237
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Tyne and Wear +7 30 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Northumberland +6 5 £50,000 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (61.02%) VMware
2 30 (50.85%) Windows
3 29 (49.15%) Firewall
4 27 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
6 23 (38.98%) ITIL
7 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
8 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (33.90%) WAN
10 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
11 17 (28.81%) SQL
11 17 (28.81%) MS Exchange
11 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
12 16 (27.12%) LAN
12 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
14 13 (22.03%) SAN
14 13 (22.03%) NetApp
15 12 (20.34%) Citrix
15 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (18.64%) Linux
16 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (16.95%) DNS
17 10 (16.95%) CCNP
17 10 (16.95%) HP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (28.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (27.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.47%) IIS
5 3 (5.08%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (49.15%) Firewall
2 20 (33.90%) WAN
3 16 (27.12%) LAN
4 13 (22.03%) SAN
5 10 (16.95%) MPLS
5 10 (16.95%) DNS
6 9 (15.25%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (13.56%) OSPF
7 8 (13.56%) BGP
7 8 (13.56%) VoIP
7 8 (13.56%) DHCP
7 8 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (11.86%) VLAN
8 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
9 6 (10.17%) EIGRP
10 5 (8.47%) SNMP
10 5 (8.47%) IPsec
10 5 (8.47%) PPP
11 4 (6.78%) VPN
11 4 (6.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Field Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) ICT Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) AS400
3 2 (3.39%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Windows
2 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.64%) Linux
6 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.39%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Project Management
3 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.47%) Change Management
3 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
3 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.08%) Line Management
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.39%) Information Security
6 2 (3.39%) Network Design
6 2 (3.39%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.95%) CCNP
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
4 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.86%) CCDP
5 7 (11.86%) CCNA
6 5 (8.47%) MCSE
6 5 (8.47%) MCSA
7 4 (6.78%) CCSP
8 2 (3.39%) CCIE
8 2 (3.39%) VTSP
8 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.69%) CCDE
9 1 (1.69%) CCDA
9 1 (1.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.56%) XenApp
5 6 (10.17%) VMware ESX
6 5 (8.47%) XenServer
7 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) WSUS
1 3 (5.08%) SCOM
1 3 (5.08%) SCOrch
1 3 (5.08%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) VMware
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.03%) NetApp
4 12 (20.34%) Citrix
5 10 (16.95%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) IBM
7 5 (8.47%) Dell
8 4 (6.78%) EMC
8 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.39%) F5
9 2 (3.39%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.39%) CA
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper
10 1 (1.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.69%) Mitel
10 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
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