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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 66 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 15 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.92% 1.69% 4.04%
As % of the Vendors category 4.63% 3.84% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 25
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £26,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
324 365 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.49% 44.14% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 280 300 222
Average salary £40,000 £33,695 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.71% -14.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -10 15 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (53.33%) VMware
2 23 (51.11%) Firewall
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (35.56%) DNS
5 15 (33.33%) Windows
6 14 (31.11%) LAN
7 12 (26.67%) WAN
7 12 (26.67%) SAN
7 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (24.44%) DHCP
8 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
9 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (22.22%) MPLS
9 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (20.00%) CCNA
10 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 9 (20.00%) HP
10 9 (20.00%) OSPF
10 9 (20.00%) ITIL
10 9 (20.00%) BGP
10 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (17.78%) CCNP
11 8 (17.78%) SLA
11 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (15.56%) Test Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.44%) Apache
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.22%) Lync
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) DNS
3 14 (31.11%) LAN
4 12 (26.67%) WAN
4 12 (26.67%) SAN
5 11 (24.44%) DHCP
6 10 (22.22%) MPLS
7 9 (20.00%) OSPF
7 9 (20.00%) BGP
7 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.56%) VoIP
8 7 (15.56%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (15.56%) Spanning Tree
9 6 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (13.33%) VLAN
10 4 (8.89%) IPv6
10 4 (8.89%) Cisco ICM
10 4 (8.89%) IPsec
10 4 (8.89%) EIGRP
10 4 (8.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) French Language
2 1 (2.22%) German Language
2 1 (2.22%) Hebrew Language
2 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Field Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Voice Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Administrator
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Technician
5 2 (4.44%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Technician
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.44%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Technician
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) VXML
2 1 (2.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) EMC VNX
2 4 (8.89%) IVR
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.56%) Linux
6 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 5 (11.11%) UNIX
8 1 (2.22%) CentOS
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Test Management
3 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.89%) Network Design
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 4 (8.89%) Change Control
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.44%) Patch Management
5 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.44%) Change Management
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.22%) High Availability
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.00%) CCNA
3 8 (17.78%) CCNP
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) JNCIS
6 3 (6.67%) CCSP
6 3 (6.67%) CCDP
6 3 (6.67%) MCSE
7 2 (4.44%) CCIE
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) MCSA
8 1 (2.22%) MCITP
8 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.22%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 2 (4.44%) XenApp
5 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
4 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) VMware
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) EMC
5 6 (13.33%) NetApp
6 4 (8.89%) WatchGuard
6 4 (8.89%) Polycom
6 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 4 (8.89%) F5
6 4 (8.89%) WorldPay
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Juniper
8 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) Meraki
9 1 (2.22%) Draytek
9 1 (2.22%) Lotus
9 1 (2.22%) Altiris
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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