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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 57 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 261 266 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.72% 4.16% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 10.89% 9.24% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 218 210 224
Median salary £37,500 £36,750 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +7.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,450 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2397 2879 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.31% 45.05% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 2311 2501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +17 145 £37,500 -1.31% 29
Cheshire +19 54 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Merseyside +16 40 £33,000 -34.00% 9
Lancashire -12 10 £29,000 -10.76% 3
Cumbria -4 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 209 (45.43%) VMware
2 179 (38.91%) Windows
3 178 (38.70%) Cisco Certification
4 166 (36.09%) Firewall
5 158 (34.35%) Microsoft
5 158 (34.35%) Active Directory
6 137 (29.78%) ITIL
7 135 (29.35%) LAN
8 124 (26.96%) WAN
9 120 (26.09%) CCNA
10 114 (24.78%) Windows Server
11 113 (24.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 104 (22.61%) Juniper
13 95 (20.65%) CCNP
14 94 (20.43%) VPN
15 92 (20.00%) Citrix
16 86 (18.70%) MS Exchange
17 80 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
18 70 (15.22%) DNS
19 69 (15.00%) Linux
19 69 (15.00%) Hyper-V
20 66 (14.35%) DHCP
20 66 (14.35%) Cisco ASA
21 65 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
22 62 (13.48%) Data Centre
22 62 (13.48%) VoIP
22 62 (13.48%) SAN
22 62 (13.48%) CheckPoint
23 61 (13.26%) BGP
24 59 (12.83%) NetApp

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 86 (18.70%) MS Exchange
2 50 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 20 (4.35%) Skype for Business
6 19 (4.13%) IIS
7 14 (3.04%) Apache
8 13 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.52%) nginx
12 6 (1.30%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.30%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.09%) JBoss
14 1 (0.22%) Confluence
14 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.43%) FastStats
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.61%) Office 365
2 25 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (5.22%) IaaS
4 19 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (2.83%) PaaS
6 8 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.30%) SaaS
8 4 (0.87%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 166 (36.09%) Firewall
2 135 (29.35%) LAN
3 124 (26.96%) WAN
4 94 (20.43%) VPN
5 70 (15.22%) DNS
6 66 (14.35%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (14.35%) DHCP
7 62 (13.48%) SAN
7 62 (13.48%) VoIP
8 61 (13.26%) BGP
9 57 (12.39%) MPLS
10 56 (12.17%) OSPF
11 52 (11.30%) Network Security
11 52 (11.30%) Wireless
12 50 (10.87%) TCP/IP
13 35 (7.61%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (5.65%) Ethernet
15 24 (5.22%) VLAN
16 23 (5.00%) IP Telephony
17 22 (4.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.61%) MySQL
4 8 (1.74%) DB2
4 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.43%) Looker
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.22%) ActiveReports
8 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 6 (1.30%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.22%) Ant
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 45 (9.78%) Telecoms
2 31 (6.74%) Finance
3 18 (3.91%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.83%) Marketing
5 9 (1.96%) Banking
6 8 (1.74%) Publishing
7 6 (1.30%) Retail
8 5 (1.09%) Back Office
9 4 (0.87%) Electronics
10 3 (0.65%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (23.04%) Network Engineer
2 68 (14.78%) Analyst
3 61 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (10.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 48 (10.43%) Support Engineer
6 32 (6.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 26 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (5.65%) IT Support
8 25 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 25 (5.43%) Architect
8 25 (5.43%) IT Engineer
9 24 (5.22%) Consultant
9 24 (5.22%) Support Analyst
10 23 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
11 20 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
12 19 (4.13%) Infrastructure Manager
12 19 (4.13%) IT Manager
13 18 (3.91%) Security Engineer
14 17 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
15 16 (3.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.35%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.09%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (1.09%) Middleware
3 4 (0.87%) .NET
3 4 (0.87%) HTML
3 4 (0.87%) WAP
3 4 (0.87%) XMPP
4 3 (0.65%) ELK Stack
4 3 (0.65%) Web Services
5 2 (0.43%) CSS
5 2 (0.43%) RESTful
6 1 (0.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.22%) COM
6 1 (0.22%) HTML5
6 1 (0.22%) jQuery
6 1 (0.22%) JSON
6 1 (0.22%) LAMP
6 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.48%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (3.70%) CMDB
4 17 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.48%) Driving Licence
6 15 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.61%) Clustering
8 10 (2.17%) Replication
9 8 (1.74%) HP StoreVirtual
10 7 (1.52%) CCTV
10 7 (1.52%) FMCG
10 7 (1.52%) Wiki
11 6 (1.30%) FlexPod
11 6 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.09%) IVR
12 5 (1.09%) PKI
12 5 (1.09%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.87%) AS400
13 4 (0.87%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 179 (38.91%) Windows
2 114 (24.78%) Windows Server
3 80 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (15.00%) Linux
5 65 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (9.57%) Windows 7
7 35 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (5.00%) CentOS
9 18 (3.91%) Unix
10 17 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (2.83%) AIX
11 13 (2.83%) Windows 10
12 12 (2.61%) Mac OS X
13 11 (2.39%) Debian
14 10 (2.17%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.74%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.65%) Android
17 3 (0.65%) Fedora
18 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.78%) ITIL
2 58 (12.61%) Project Management
3 36 (7.83%) Presales
4 33 (7.17%) PRINCE2
5 32 (6.96%) Service Management
6 27 (5.87%) Network Monitoring
6 27 (5.87%) Service Delivery
7 24 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (5.22%) Network Design
8 22 (4.78%) Mentoring
9 19 (4.13%) Load Balancing
10 18 (3.91%) ITIL V3
10 18 (3.91%) Network Management
11 17 (3.70%) Configuration Management
11 17 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
11 17 (3.70%) Migration
11 17 (3.70%) TOGAF
12 16 (3.48%) Change Management
12 16 (3.48%) High Availability
12 16 (3.48%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.83%) SQL
2 33 (7.17%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.78%) Python
4 17 (3.70%) Perl
5 15 (3.26%) PHP
6 10 (2.17%) Ruby
7 8 (1.74%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.74%) VB
8 5 (1.09%) C
8 5 (1.09%) C#
8 5 (1.09%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.87%) VBScript
10 1 (0.22%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) Java
10 1 (0.22%) PL/1
10 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 178 (38.70%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (26.09%) CCNA
3 95 (20.65%) CCNP
4 51 (11.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (8.26%) MCSE
6 34 (7.39%) Degree
7 24 (5.22%) CCIE
8 22 (4.78%) MCSA
9 20 (4.35%) CISSP
10 19 (4.13%) JNCIS
10 19 (4.13%) MCP
10 19 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (3.70%) MCITP
12 16 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (3.26%) CISM
13 15 (3.26%) MCTS
14 12 (2.61%) A+ Certification
15 11 (2.39%) CCSE
15 11 (2.39%) Network+ Certification
15 11 (2.39%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (6.09%) SLA
3 25 (5.43%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 158 (34.35%) Active Directory
2 113 (24.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.22%) XenApp
5 20 (4.35%) vSphere
6 16 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (3.04%) Terminal Services
7 14 (3.04%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.39%) XenServer
9 6 (1.30%) Varnish
9 6 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.09%) Squid
11 3 (0.65%) NFS
11 3 (0.65%) vCloud
12 2 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.22%) KVM
13 1 (0.22%) NDS
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 27 (5.87%) Nagios
2 18 (3.91%) Puppet
2 18 (3.91%) SCCM
3 13 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (2.83%) WSUS
4 12 (2.61%) AirWatch
5 11 (2.39%) SCVMM
6 10 (2.17%) Backup Exec
6 10 (2.17%) SCOM
7 8 (1.74%) RANCID
8 7 (1.52%) FortiGate
9 6 (1.30%) Cacti
9 6 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.30%) Munin
10 5 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (1.09%) HP SIM
10 5 (1.09%) OpenNMS
10 5 (1.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 209 (45.43%) VMware
2 158 (34.35%) Microsoft
3 104 (22.61%) Juniper
4 92 (20.00%) Citrix
5 62 (13.48%) CheckPoint
6 59 (12.83%) HP
6 59 (12.83%) NetApp
7 40 (8.70%) F5
8 25 (5.43%) Symantec
9 23 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 23 (5.00%) Sophos
9 23 (5.00%) Veeam
10 22 (4.78%) IBM
11 18 (3.91%) EMC
12 17 (3.70%) Brocade
13 16 (3.48%) Dell
13 16 (3.48%) Oracle
14 14 (3.04%) GFI Software
14 14 (3.04%) Nimble Storage
15 13 (2.83%) SolarWinds
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Eames Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year
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Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + £2,500 On Call Allowance plus benefits
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Free parking, 25 days holiday, on ca
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £16016 per annum
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Actis Recruitment.
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 basic + 5,000-6,000 oncall
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Car 5k, Travel, Bonus
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Manchester, Lancashire
AAP3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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