The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 46 57 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 313 298 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.95% 4.47% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 11.39% 10.17% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 245 225 203
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £23,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2749 2929 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.50% 43.89% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2154 2316 2632
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Salary Trend in the North West

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the North West

Cisco
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 193 £38,000 -10.58% 34
Cheshire +11 68 £35,000 -22.22% 15
Merseyside -6 30 £37,500 +9.48% 1
Lancashire +5 12 £35,000 +46.59% 1
Cumbria +9 1 - -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 244 (43.19%) Firewall
2 234 (41.42%) VMware
3 212 (37.52%) Cisco Certification
4 183 (32.39%) Windows
5 171 (30.27%) Active Directory
6 167 (29.56%) Microsoft
7 163 (28.85%) LAN
8 162 (28.67%) WAN
9 161 (28.50%) ITIL
10 140 (24.78%) CCNA
11 132 (23.36%) Juniper
12 128 (22.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 122 (21.59%) CCNP
14 117 (20.71%) VPN
14 117 (20.71%) Windows Server
15 111 (19.65%) DNS
16 102 (18.05%) Citrix
17 99 (17.52%) Linux
18 90 (15.93%) DHCP
18 90 (15.93%) Wireless
19 88 (15.58%) OSPF
19 88 (15.58%) BGP
19 88 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
20 85 (15.04%) VoIP
21 84 (14.87%) Data Centre
22 81 (14.34%) SAN
23 80 (14.16%) MS Exchange
24 79 (13.98%) Telecoms
25 76 (13.45%) MPLS
26 74 (13.10%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (14.16%) MS Exchange
2 42 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (6.19%) IIS
4 25 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (4.25%) Apache
6 19 (3.36%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.30%) JBoss
7 13 (2.30%) Tomcat
8 12 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.88%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.71%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.53%) nginx
15 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.84%) MS Office
3 6 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.71%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.18%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.13%) Office 365
3 27 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (3.89%) IaaS
5 15 (2.65%) SaaS
6 14 (2.48%) PaaS
7 3 (0.53%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 244 (43.19%) Firewall
2 163 (28.85%) LAN
3 162 (28.67%) WAN
4 117 (20.71%) VPN
5 111 (19.65%) DNS
6 90 (15.93%) DHCP
6 90 (15.93%) Wireless
7 88 (15.58%) BGP
7 88 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
7 88 (15.58%) OSPF
8 85 (15.04%) VoIP
9 81 (14.34%) SAN
10 76 (13.45%) MPLS
11 74 (13.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 52 (9.20%) VLAN
13 50 (8.85%) Internet
14 48 (8.50%) Network Security
14 48 (8.50%) TCP/IP
15 38 (6.73%) Cisco Wireless
15 38 (6.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.12%) MySQL
3 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.88%) MongoDB
4 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.35%) DB2
6 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.18%) ActiveReports
7 1 (0.18%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.18%) Looker
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.06%) Metasploit
3 5 (0.88%) JIRA
4 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 79 (13.98%) Telecoms
2 38 (6.73%) Finance
3 14 (2.48%) Banking
3 14 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.77%) Marketing
4 10 (1.77%) Retail
5 4 (0.71%) Electronics
5 4 (0.71%) Legal
6 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.35%) Games
6 2 (0.35%) German Language
6 2 (0.35%) Publishing
7 1 (0.18%) Automotive
7 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 173 (30.62%) Network Engineer
2 74 (13.10%) Analyst
3 64 (11.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 60 (10.62%) Support Engineer
5 53 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 51 (9.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 49 (8.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 29 (5.13%) Security Engineer
9 28 (4.96%) Architect
10 25 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (4.25%) IT Manager
11 24 (4.25%) Team Leader
12 23 (4.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 22 (3.89%) Network Security Engineer
14 21 (3.72%) IT Engineer
14 21 (3.72%) NOC Engineer
14 21 (3.72%) Server Engineer
15 20 (3.54%) Cisco Analyst
15 20 (3.54%) Network Analyst
16 19 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.42%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.12%) Middleware
3 6 (1.06%) .NET
4 5 (0.88%) Web Services
5 4 (0.71%) HTML
5 4 (0.71%) WAP
6 3 (0.53%) ELK Stack
6 3 (0.53%) XMPP
7 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.35%) CSS
7 2 (0.35%) RESTful
7 2 (0.35%) WPF
8 1 (0.18%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.18%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.18%) Flash
8 1 (0.18%) HornetQ
8 1 (0.18%) HTML5
8 1 (0.18%) JSON
8 1 (0.18%) LAMP
8 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (14.87%) Data Centre
2 42 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
4 25 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.01%) Driving Licence
6 16 (2.83%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.65%) Clustering
8 12 (2.12%) HP StoreVirtual
8 12 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (2.12%) iPad
8 12 (2.12%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.12%) Replication
9 10 (1.77%) Wiki
10 9 (1.59%) FlexPod
10 9 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
11 8 (1.42%) CMDB
12 7 (1.24%) CCTV
12 7 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.24%) FMCG
13 5 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 183 (32.39%) Windows
2 117 (20.71%) Windows Server
3 99 (17.52%) Linux
4 69 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (5.49%) Windows 7
8 27 (4.78%) Unix
9 23 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (3.89%) CentOS
11 10 (1.77%) AIX
11 10 (1.77%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.77%) Windows 10
12 9 (1.59%) Debian
12 9 (1.59%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.88%) Fedora
15 2 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.18%) Android
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (28.50%) ITIL
2 48 (8.50%) Network Management
3 39 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
4 38 (6.73%) PRINCE2
5 37 (6.55%) Project Management
6 35 (6.19%) Network Design
6 35 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 34 (6.02%) Service Management
8 32 (5.66%) High Availability
9 31 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (5.49%) Mentoring
10 27 (4.78%) Configuration Management
11 26 (4.60%) Change Management
11 26 (4.60%) ITIL V3
12 24 (4.25%) Presales
13 23 (4.07%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (3.54%) Load Balancing
15 19 (3.36%) Mobile Device Management
16 17 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
16 17 (3.01%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.50%) SQL
2 46 (8.14%) PowerShell
3 32 (5.66%) Python
4 25 (4.42%) PHP
5 24 (4.25%) Perl
6 16 (2.83%) VBScript
7 11 (1.95%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.77%) VB
9 8 (1.42%) Ruby
10 6 (1.06%) C
10 6 (1.06%) C#
11 5 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 212 (37.52%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (24.78%) CCNA
3 122 (21.59%) CCNP
4 57 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 55 (9.73%) Degree
6 39 (6.90%) MCSE
7 30 (5.31%) MCSA
8 20 (3.54%) CCIE
8 20 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.48%) JNCIS
10 12 (2.12%) EMC Certification
10 12 (2.12%) JNCIA
10 12 (2.12%) MCITP
11 11 (1.95%) JNCIP
12 10 (1.77%) CCSE
13 9 (1.59%) MCP
13 9 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.42%) PMI Certification
14 8 (1.42%) SC Cleared
14 8 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.14%) SLA
2 37 (6.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (5.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 171 (30.27%) Active Directory
2 128 (22.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (11.86%) Hyper-V
4 32 (5.66%) XenApp
5 16 (2.83%) vSphere
6 12 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.77%) XenServer
9 9 (1.59%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.06%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.71%) NFS
14 4 (0.71%) vCloud
15 3 (0.53%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
15 3 (0.53%) VMware ESX
16 2 (0.35%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 40 (7.08%) Nagios
2 36 (6.37%) SCCM
3 31 (5.49%) Puppet
4 23 (4.07%) AirWatch
5 21 (3.72%) Cisco CUCM
6 20 (3.54%) OpenNMS
7 19 (3.36%) Cisco Prime
8 18 (3.19%) RANCID
9 17 (3.01%) SCOM
10 16 (2.83%) Cacti
10 16 (2.83%) WSUS
11 14 (2.48%) FortiGate
12 10 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
14 6 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
15 5 (0.88%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.88%) SCVMM
16 4 (0.71%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 234 (41.42%) VMware
2 167 (29.56%) Microsoft
3 132 (23.36%) Juniper
4 102 (18.05%) Citrix
5 69 (12.21%) HP
6 57 (10.09%) CheckPoint
6 57 (10.09%) NetApp
7 38 (6.73%) F5
8 30 (5.31%) Brocade
8 30 (5.31%) Ericsson
8 30 (5.31%) Foundry
9 28 (4.96%) Meraki
10 27 (4.78%) EMC
11 24 (4.25%) Oracle
12 21 (3.72%) Huawei
13 20 (3.54%) IBM
13 20 (3.54%) SolarWinds
13 20 (3.54%) Veeam
13 20 (3.54%) ZyXEL
14 19 (3.36%) Nimble Storage
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus + excellent benefits pack
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £23k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Company Car or Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Private Healthcare, Pension Scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000 plus a generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + £2,500 On Call Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago