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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 58 55 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 278 300 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.51% 4.46% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 10.35% 10.24% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 213 241 193
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £20,550 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
2685 2929 3260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.59% 43.53% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2343 2523
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 170 £40,000 - 28
Cheshire +1 53 £35,000 - 13
Merseyside -6 31 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Lancashire -1 14 £35,000 +52.17% 3
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 227 (41.73%) Firewall
2 222 (40.81%) VMware
3 209 (38.42%) Cisco Certification
4 168 (30.88%) Windows
5 159 (29.23%) ITIL
5 159 (29.23%) Active Directory
6 157 (28.86%) Microsoft
7 146 (26.84%) LAN
8 141 (25.92%) WAN
9 134 (24.63%) CCNA
10 128 (23.53%) Juniper
11 126 (23.16%) CCNP
12 111 (20.40%) VPN
13 107 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 105 (19.30%) Citrix
14 105 (19.30%) Windows Server
15 91 (16.73%) DNS
16 86 (15.81%) Linux
17 84 (15.44%) Data Centre
18 83 (15.26%) Cisco ASA
19 80 (14.71%) Wireless
20 78 (14.34%) VoIP
21 74 (13.60%) DHCP
21 74 (13.60%) BGP
22 73 (13.42%) SAN
23 72 (13.24%) OSPF
24 69 (12.68%) Telecoms
25 68 (12.50%) MS Exchange
26 65 (11.95%) SQL
26 65 (11.95%) MPLS

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 68 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 41 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (4.78%) IIS
5 19 (3.49%) Apache
6 17 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.02%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.84%) JBoss
8 10 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.65%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.74%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.55%) nginx
13 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco SocialMiner
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.96%) IaaS
3 26 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (4.60%) Office 365
5 18 (3.31%) PaaS
6 13 (2.39%) SaaS
7 8 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.55%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 227 (41.73%) Firewall
2 146 (26.84%) LAN
3 141 (25.92%) WAN
4 111 (20.40%) VPN
5 91 (16.73%) DNS
6 83 (15.26%) Cisco ASA
7 80 (14.71%) Wireless
8 78 (14.34%) VoIP
9 74 (13.60%) BGP
9 74 (13.60%) DHCP
10 73 (13.42%) SAN
11 72 (13.24%) OSPF
12 65 (11.95%) MPLS
13 62 (11.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 48 (8.82%) Network Security
15 45 (8.27%) Internet
16 41 (7.54%) TCP/IP
17 40 (7.35%) VLAN
18 37 (6.80%) Wi-Fi
19 36 (6.62%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.76%) MySQL
3 8 (1.47%) DB2
4 7 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.37%) Looker
8 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (2.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.10%) Metasploit
3 3 (0.55%) JIRA
4 2 (0.37%) Subversion
5 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
General
1 69 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 48 (8.82%) Finance
3 17 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.39%) Banking
5 11 (2.02%) Marketing
6 9 (1.65%) Retail
7 8 (1.47%) Publishing
8 6 (1.10%) Electronics
9 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Games
9 2 (0.37%) Law
9 2 (0.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 154 (28.31%) Network Engineer
2 74 (13.60%) Analyst
3 71 (13.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 51 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 50 (9.19%) Support Engineer
6 49 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 45 (8.27%) Senior Network Engineer
8 31 (5.70%) Architect
9 25 (4.60%) Security Engineer
10 24 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (4.41%) IT Manager
11 23 (4.23%) IT Engineer
11 23 (4.23%) Team Leader
12 22 (4.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 20 (3.68%) Consultant
13 20 (3.68%) IT Support
13 20 (3.68%) Support Analyst
14 19 (3.49%) Network Security Engineer
14 19 (3.49%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 18 (3.31%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.15%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.84%) Middleware
3 7 (1.29%) .NET
4 4 (0.74%) HTML
4 4 (0.74%) WAP
5 3 (0.55%) ELK Stack
5 3 (0.55%) XMPP
6 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.37%) CSS
6 2 (0.37%) RESTful
6 2 (0.37%) Web Services
6 2 (0.37%) WPF
7 1 (0.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.18%) Flash
7 1 (0.18%) HTML5
7 1 (0.18%) jQuery
7 1 (0.18%) JSON
7 1 (0.18%) LAMP
7 1 (0.18%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (15.44%) Data Centre
2 34 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.07%) Video Conferencing
4 20 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.76%) Clustering
5 15 (2.76%) Driving Licence
6 13 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.21%) Replication
8 11 (2.02%) CMDB
8 11 (2.02%) iPad
9 10 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
9 10 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.84%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.29%) CCTV
10 7 (1.29%) FMCG
11 6 (1.10%) EqualLogic
11 6 (1.10%) FlexPod
12 5 (0.92%) PKI
12 5 (0.92%) RSA SecurID
12 5 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 168 (30.88%) Windows
2 105 (19.30%) Windows Server
3 86 (15.81%) Linux
4 65 (11.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (5.15%) Unix
7 28 (5.15%) Windows 7
8 21 (3.86%) CentOS
9 19 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.02%) AIX
10 11 (2.02%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.02%) Windows 10
11 10 (1.84%) Debian
12 9 (1.65%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.55%) Fedora
15 2 (0.37%) Solaris
16 1 (0.18%) Android
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (29.23%) ITIL
2 53 (9.74%) Project Management
3 44 (8.09%) PRINCE2
3 44 (8.09%) Service Management
4 40 (7.35%) Service Delivery
5 38 (6.99%) Network Management
6 35 (6.43%) Network Design
6 35 (6.43%) Presales
7 33 (6.07%) Network Monitoring
8 30 (5.51%) ITIL V3
9 29 (5.33%) Mentoring
10 23 (4.23%) Configuration Management
11 22 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (3.86%) High Availability
13 20 (3.68%) TOGAF
14 19 (3.49%) Change Management
14 19 (3.49%) Customer Engagement
14 19 (3.49%) Line Management
14 19 (3.49%) Risk Management
15 18 (3.31%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.95%) SQL
2 43 (7.90%) PowerShell
3 31 (5.70%) Python
4 22 (4.04%) Perl
5 21 (3.86%) PHP
6 9 (1.65%) Bash Shell
6 9 (1.65%) Ruby
6 9 (1.65%) VBScript
7 7 (1.29%) C#
7 7 (1.29%) VB
8 6 (1.10%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.92%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.55%) C
11 1 (0.18%) C++
11 1 (0.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 209 (38.42%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (24.63%) CCNA
3 126 (23.16%) CCNP
4 49 (9.01%) Degree
5 42 (7.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (5.51%) MCSE
7 21 (3.86%) MCSA
8 19 (3.49%) CCIE
8 19 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (3.13%) JNCIS
10 14 (2.57%) PMI Certification
11 11 (2.02%) JNCIP
11 11 (2.02%) MCP
11 11 (2.02%) PMP
12 10 (1.84%) EMC Certification
12 10 (1.84%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.84%) Security Cleared
13 9 (1.65%) CCSE
13 9 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.99%) SLA
2 36 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (5.70%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 159 (29.23%) Active Directory
2 107 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 32 (5.88%) XenApp
5 18 (3.31%) vSphere
6 13 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (2.02%) XenServer
8 10 (1.84%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (1.29%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.74%) NFS
12 4 (0.74%) vCloud
12 4 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.55%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.37%) Varnish
14 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
15 1 (0.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 38 (6.99%) Nagios
2 31 (5.70%) SCCM
3 28 (5.15%) Puppet
4 21 (3.86%) AirWatch
5 18 (3.31%) OpenNMS
6 17 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
6 17 (3.13%) RANCID
7 16 (2.94%) Cacti
8 15 (2.76%) SCOM
9 13 (2.39%) FortiGate
10 11 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
10 11 (2.02%) SCVMM
10 11 (2.02%) WSUS
11 9 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.92%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 222 (40.81%) VMware
2 157 (28.86%) Microsoft
3 128 (23.53%) Juniper
4 105 (19.30%) Citrix
5 64 (11.76%) HP
5 64 (11.76%) NetApp
6 62 (11.40%) CheckPoint
7 35 (6.43%) F5
8 30 (5.51%) EMC
9 28 (5.15%) Oracle
10 27 (4.96%) Brocade
11 25 (4.60%) Ericsson
11 25 (4.60%) Foundry
11 25 (4.60%) Meraki
12 24 (4.41%) IBM
13 19 (3.49%) Huawei
14 18 (3.31%) ZyXEL
15 17 (3.13%) Polycom
15 17 (3.13%) Red Hat
15 17 (3.13%) Veeam
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Liverpool, Lancashire
Searchica Ltd
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Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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FT Select
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Service Care Solutions Recruitment
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Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
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Manchester
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Stockport
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Networking People
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Posted: 5 days ago