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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 47 41 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 272 378 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.81% 5.91% 4.26%
As % of the Vendors category 11.33% 13.15% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 230 271 246
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,968 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
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
2401 2875 3098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.43% 44.91% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2006 2240 2443
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,375 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -16 144 £35,875 -4.33% 29
Cheshire -2 60 £35,000 -15.15% 8
Merseyside +32 42 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Lancashire -23 15 £26,500 -19.69% 5
Cumbria -5 2 £27,500 -56.00% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 221 (47.02%) Windows
2 216 (45.96%) VMware
3 192 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
4 179 (38.09%) Active Directory
5 174 (37.02%) Microsoft
6 157 (33.40%) Firewall
7 148 (31.49%) LAN
8 142 (30.21%) Windows Server
9 134 (28.51%) CCNA
10 131 (27.87%) ITIL
11 127 (27.02%) WAN
12 125 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 114 (24.26%) MS Exchange
14 110 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 98 (20.85%) CCNP
15 98 (20.85%) VPN
16 96 (20.43%) Citrix
17 89 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 84 (17.87%) Juniper
19 72 (15.32%) TCP/IP
20 71 (15.11%) HP
20 71 (15.11%) NetApp
21 69 (14.68%) Hyper-V
22 68 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 68 (14.47%) DNS
23 66 (14.04%) DHCP
24 65 (13.83%) MS Excel
25 64 (13.62%) SQL
25 64 (13.62%) Wireless
25 64 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 114 (24.26%) MS Exchange
2 64 (13.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (7.23%) SharePoint
5 30 (6.38%) Skype for Business
6 21 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (4.04%) IIS
8 12 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (2.13%) Apache
11 7 (1.49%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.49%) nginx
12 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.21%) Confluence
14 1 (0.21%) JBoss
14 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 65 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 38 (8.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Infor M3
1 3 (0.64%) Line 500
1 3 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.43%) FastStats
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.02%) Office 365
2 24 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.77%) IaaS
5 9 (1.91%) PaaS
6 8 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.64%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.64%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.64%) SaaS
7 3 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 157 (33.40%) Firewall
2 148 (31.49%) LAN
3 127 (27.02%) WAN
4 98 (20.85%) VPN
5 72 (15.32%) TCP/IP
6 68 (14.47%) DNS
7 66 (14.04%) DHCP
8 64 (13.62%) Wireless
9 61 (12.98%) SAN
10 58 (12.34%) BGP
11 57 (12.13%) VoIP
12 56 (11.91%) OSPF
13 53 (11.28%) Cisco ASA
14 50 (10.64%) MPLS
14 50 (10.64%) Network Security
15 46 (9.79%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (6.17%) VLAN
17 27 (5.74%) Ethernet
18 22 (4.68%) Wi-Fi
19 21 (4.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.13%) MySQL
5 8 (1.70%) DB2
6 5 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.43%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.43%) Subversion
3 1 (0.21%) Ant
3 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 49 (10.43%) Finance
2 40 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.77%) Marketing
5 9 (1.91%) Banking
5 9 (1.91%) Retail
6 8 (1.70%) Publishing
7 7 (1.49%) Back Office
7 7 (1.49%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (21.70%) Network Engineer
2 80 (17.02%) Analyst
3 72 (15.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 51 (10.85%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.15%) Cisco Engineer
6 40 (8.51%) IT Support
7 35 (7.45%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 29 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 29 (6.17%) IT Engineer
9 28 (5.96%) Infrastructure Support
10 27 (5.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 27 (5.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 22 (4.68%) Consultant
12 21 (4.47%) Architect
12 21 (4.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 19 (4.04%) IT Manager
14 18 (3.83%) IT Support Engineer
14 18 (3.83%) Security Engineer
14 18 (3.83%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.32%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.06%) .NET
2 5 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (0.85%) HTML
3 4 (0.85%) XMPP
4 3 (0.64%) WAP
4 3 (0.64%) Web Services
5 2 (0.43%) CSS
5 2 (0.43%) LAMP
5 2 (0.43%) RESTful
6 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.21%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) HTML5
6 1 (0.21%) jQuery
6 1 (0.21%) JSON
6 1 (0.21%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
6 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.19%) CMDB
4 15 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.98%) Clustering
6 12 (2.55%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.13%) HP StoreVirtual
7 10 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.70%) FlexPod
8 8 (1.70%) Replication
9 7 (1.49%) EqualLogic
9 7 (1.49%) VCE vBlock
9 7 (1.49%) Wiki
10 6 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
11 5 (1.06%) CCTV
11 5 (1.06%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.06%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 221 (47.02%) Windows
2 142 (30.21%) Windows Server
3 110 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (12.77%) Windows 7
6 56 (11.91%) Linux
7 48 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (5.11%) Windows XP
9 21 (4.47%) Windows 8
10 19 (4.04%) CentOS
11 18 (3.83%) Unix
12 15 (3.19%) Mac OS X
12 15 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (2.34%) AIX
13 11 (2.34%) Windows 10
14 10 (2.13%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (1.91%) Debian
16 3 (0.64%) Android
17 2 (0.43%) Solaris
18 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (27.87%) ITIL
2 52 (11.06%) Project Management
3 34 (7.23%) PRINCE2
4 33 (7.02%) Presales
5 29 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (6.17%) Load Balancing
6 26 (5.53%) Service Management
7 25 (5.32%) Migration
8 23 (4.89%) Network Design
9 22 (4.68%) Change Management
9 22 (4.68%) Network Monitoring
10 20 (4.26%) High Availability
10 20 (4.26%) Network Management
10 20 (4.26%) Service Delivery
11 19 (4.04%) Mentoring
12 18 (3.83%) Incident Management
12 18 (3.83%) Information Security
13 17 (3.62%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (3.19%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (2.98%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.62%) SQL
2 32 (6.81%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.40%) Python
4 11 (2.34%) Perl
5 10 (2.13%) VB
6 9 (1.91%) Ruby
7 8 (1.70%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.70%) PHP
8 7 (1.49%) C
9 6 (1.28%) C#
9 6 (1.28%) VBScript
10 5 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.21%) C++
12 1 (0.21%) Java
12 1 (0.21%) PL/1
12 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 192 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (28.51%) CCNA
3 98 (20.85%) CCNP
4 68 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (9.36%) MCSE
6 40 (8.51%) Degree
7 32 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 31 (6.60%) MCTS
9 30 (6.38%) MCP
10 27 (5.74%) MCITP
10 27 (5.74%) MCSA
11 24 (5.11%) CCIE
12 21 (4.47%) CISSP
13 17 (3.62%) JNCIS
14 14 (2.98%) A+ Certification
14 14 (2.98%) CISM
15 13 (2.77%) NCDA
15 13 (2.77%) Network+ Certification
15 13 (2.77%) RHCE
16 12 (2.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (5.96%) SLA
3 19 (4.04%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 179 (38.09%) Active Directory
2 125 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (14.68%) Hyper-V
4 26 (5.53%) vSphere
5 23 (4.89%) Terminal Services
6 20 (4.26%) XenApp
7 16 (3.40%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.91%) XenServer
9 6 (1.28%) Varnish
9 6 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.06%) Squid
11 4 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.21%) Firmware
13 1 (0.21%) KVM
13 1 (0.21%) NDS
13 1 (0.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 1 (0.21%) Postfix
13 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (4.68%) SCCM
2 17 (3.62%) Nagios
3 15 (3.19%) WSUS
4 11 (2.34%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (2.34%) SCOM
4 11 (2.34%) SCVMM
5 10 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.70%) Puppet
7 7 (1.49%) FortiGate
7 7 (1.49%) HP SIM
7 7 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.28%) Munin
8 6 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
8 6 (1.28%) XenMobile
9 5 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.06%) Zenoss
10 4 (0.85%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 216 (45.96%) VMware
2 174 (37.02%) Microsoft
3 96 (20.43%) Citrix
4 84 (17.87%) Juniper
5 71 (15.11%) HP
5 71 (15.11%) NetApp
6 59 (12.55%) CheckPoint
7 44 (9.36%) F5
8 33 (7.02%) Symantec
9 30 (6.38%) Dell
10 29 (6.17%) SolarWinds
11 24 (5.11%) Sophos
12 19 (4.04%) IBM
12 19 (4.04%) Veeam
13 18 (3.83%) Red Hat
14 17 (3.62%) EMC
14 17 (3.62%) Intel Security
15 16 (3.40%) Apple
15 16 (3.40%) GFI Software
16 15 (3.19%) Brocade
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