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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
England / North West
Rank 54 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 279 206 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.69% 3.70% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 10.78% 9.12% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 206 181 258
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 £22,700 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%

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
2587 2260 3027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.46% 40.63% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2116 1880 2589
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,913 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +12 179 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Cheshire -1 38 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Lancashire +9 31 £41,000 +31.20% 2
Merseyside +3 24 £53,000 +39.47% 2
Cumbria +6 3 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 293 (47.03%) Firewall
2 268 (43.02%) Cisco Certification
3 227 (36.44%) VMware
4 213 (34.19%) Windows
5 200 (32.10%) CCNP
6 193 (30.98%) LAN
6 193 (30.98%) WAN
7 187 (30.02%) Active Directory
8 182 (29.21%) Microsoft
9 175 (28.09%) ITIL
10 148 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 132 (21.19%) DNS
12 130 (20.87%) CCNA
13 128 (20.55%) Data Centre
14 122 (19.58%) Juniper
15 121 (19.42%) Windows Server
16 112 (17.98%) Linux
17 105 (16.85%) VPN
17 105 (16.85%) BGP
18 98 (15.73%) Telecoms
19 96 (15.41%) OSPF
20 94 (15.09%) DHCP
20 94 (15.09%) Wireless
21 91 (14.61%) Citrix
21 91 (14.61%) Network Security
22 88 (14.13%) HP
23 86 (13.80%) Cisco ASA
24 85 (13.64%) MPLS
25 83 (13.32%) Cisco Nexus
26 80 (12.84%) VoIP

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 71 (11.40%) MS Exchange
2 41 (6.58%) IIS
3 24 (3.85%) Apache
4 23 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (2.89%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (1.93%) JBoss
7 12 (1.93%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.64%) Confluence
12 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.32%) nginx
12 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.16%) Zimbra
Applications
1 54 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.90%) MS Office
3 7 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (5.78%) Office 365
3 32 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.89%) SaaS
5 13 (2.09%) PaaS
6 11 (1.77%) IaaS
7 4 (0.64%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 293 (47.03%) Firewall
2 193 (30.98%) LAN
2 193 (30.98%) WAN
3 132 (21.19%) DNS
4 105 (16.85%) BGP
4 105 (16.85%) VPN
5 96 (15.41%) OSPF
6 94 (15.09%) DHCP
6 94 (15.09%) Wireless
7 91 (14.61%) Network Security
8 86 (13.80%) Cisco ASA
9 85 (13.64%) MPLS
10 83 (13.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 80 (12.84%) VoIP
12 67 (10.75%) VLAN
13 65 (10.43%) SAN
13 65 (10.43%) TCP/IP
14 49 (7.87%) Ethernet
15 48 (7.70%) Internet
15 48 (7.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.93%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.80%) MySQL
6 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.48%) Big Data
9 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.16%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (2.57%) JIRA
2 13 (2.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 98 (15.73%) Telecoms
2 79 (12.68%) Finance
3 23 (3.69%) Retail
4 21 (3.37%) Banking
5 15 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.09%) Legal
7 6 (0.96%) German Language
8 4 (0.64%) Marketing
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Games
11 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 191 (30.66%) Network Engineer
2 86 (13.80%) Analyst
3 63 (10.11%) Support Engineer
4 60 (9.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 51 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 47 (7.54%) IT Support
6 47 (7.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 40 (6.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 40 (6.42%) Consultant
8 38 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 35 (5.62%) Security Engineer
10 28 (4.49%) IT Engineer
11 27 (4.33%) Architect
12 26 (4.17%) Server Engineer
13 25 (4.01%) Network Consultant
14 23 (3.69%) Support Analyst
15 22 (3.53%) IT Support Engineer
15 22 (3.53%) Network Manager
16 21 (3.37%) Network Analyst
16 21 (3.37%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.77%) Middleware
2 10 (1.61%) 802.1X
3 6 (0.96%) Web Services
4 3 (0.48%) XMPP
5 2 (0.32%) .NET
5 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.32%) WPF
6 1 (0.16%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.16%) COM
6 1 (0.16%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 128 (20.55%) Data Centre
2 59 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.46%) Management Information System
4 29 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (2.25%) CMDB
6 14 (2.25%) Public Cloud
7 13 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (1.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (1.77%) FlexPod
9 11 (1.77%) HP StoreVirtual
10 10 (1.61%) iPad
10 10 (1.61%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.61%) RSA SecurID
10 10 (1.61%) Wiki
11 9 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.12%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.12%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 213 (34.19%) Windows
2 121 (19.42%) Windows Server
3 112 (17.98%) Linux
4 70 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (11.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (6.58%) Windows 7
6 29 (4.65%) Unix
6 29 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (3.69%) CentOS
9 12 (1.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 12 (1.93%) Windows 8
10 10 (1.61%) Solaris
11 9 (1.44%) AIX
12 7 (1.12%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.48%) Debian
13 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.32%) Fedora
15 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.09%) ITIL
2 73 (11.72%) Network Management
3 61 (9.79%) Network Design
4 55 (8.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 44 (7.06%) Information Security
6 43 (6.90%) Change Management
7 42 (6.74%) Mentoring
8 39 (6.26%) High Availability
9 35 (5.62%) Load Balancing
9 35 (5.62%) Service Management
10 34 (5.46%) Configuration Management
11 30 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
12 27 (4.33%) ITIL V3
13 26 (4.17%) Business Continuity
13 26 (4.17%) Line Management
14 23 (3.69%) Service Delivery
15 22 (3.53%) Network Monitoring
15 22 (3.53%) PRINCE2
16 21 (3.37%) Incident Management
17 20 (3.21%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.20%) SQL
2 44 (7.06%) PowerShell
3 28 (4.49%) Python
4 24 (3.85%) C
5 19 (3.05%) PHP
5 19 (3.05%) VBScript
6 18 (2.89%) Perl
7 14 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.61%) VB
9 2 (0.32%) C#
9 2 (0.32%) Ruby
9 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 268 (43.02%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (32.10%) CCNP
3 130 (20.87%) CCNA
4 71 (11.40%) Degree
5 67 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (7.06%) MCSE
7 37 (5.94%) MCSA
8 33 (5.30%) CCIE
9 32 (5.14%) JNCIP
10 26 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (3.53%) CCSE
12 17 (2.73%) JNCIA
12 17 (2.73%) MCITP
13 16 (2.57%) Security Cleared
14 15 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (2.09%) CISSP
16 11 (1.77%) CCSP
16 11 (1.77%) EMC Certification
17 10 (1.61%) CCSA
18 9 (1.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.38%) SLA
2 34 (5.46%) PCI DSS
3 33 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.48%) QA
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 187 (30.02%) Active Directory
2 148 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 23 (3.69%) XenApp
5 20 (3.21%) vSphere
6 15 (2.41%) Terminal Services
7 13 (2.09%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (1.61%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.64%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.48%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
16 1 (0.16%) Firmware
16 1 (0.16%) Gluster
16 1 (0.16%) iptables
16 1 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 35 (5.62%) SCCM
2 34 (5.46%) Nagios
3 33 (5.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 30 (4.82%) Puppet
5 25 (4.01%) OpenNMS
6 24 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
7 21 (3.37%) FortiGate
8 19 (3.05%) RANCID
9 17 (2.73%) AirWatch
10 16 (2.57%) WSUS
11 12 (1.93%) Cacti
12 11 (1.77%) ServiceCenter
13 9 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
13 9 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (0.96%) SCOM
15 5 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
16 4 (0.64%) Backup Exec
16 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
16 4 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
17 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 227 (36.44%) VMware
2 182 (29.21%) Microsoft
3 122 (19.58%) Juniper
4 91 (14.61%) Citrix
5 88 (14.13%) HP
6 60 (9.63%) CheckPoint
7 46 (7.38%) NetApp
8 40 (6.42%) Ericsson
9 39 (6.26%) EMC
10 37 (5.94%) F5
11 35 (5.62%) Fortinet
11 35 (5.62%) Oracle
12 33 (5.30%) Huawei
13 29 (4.65%) Brocade
14 28 (4.49%) Foundry
14 28 (4.49%) Meraki
15 26 (4.17%) SolarWinds
16 25 (4.01%) Dell
17 24 (3.85%) Palo Alto
18 23 (3.69%) ZyXEL
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Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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Executive Resource Group
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Itecco
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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