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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 52 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 266 309 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.88% 4.92% 3.92%
As % of the Vendors category 11.51% 10.91% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 223 235 224
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
2311 2831 3067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.43% 45.12% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 2229 2467
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,182 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
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 29 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 29 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 -11 132 £35,500 -13.41% 29
Cheshire +19 64 £37,500 - 11
Merseyside +30 43 £38,000 -24.00% 5
Lancashire -19 16 £27,750 -17.16% 3
Cumbria -8 1 £32,500 -49.01% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 214 (46.22%) VMware
2 193 (41.68%) Windows
3 192 (41.47%) Cisco Certification
4 165 (35.64%) Active Directory
5 164 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 164 (35.42%) Firewall
6 151 (32.61%) LAN
7 137 (29.59%) CCNA
8 136 (29.37%) WAN
9 130 (28.08%) ITIL
10 123 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 121 (26.13%) Windows Server
12 98 (21.17%) MS Exchange
13 97 (20.95%) VPN
14 95 (20.52%) CCNP
14 95 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 94 (20.30%) Juniper
16 87 (18.79%) Citrix
17 80 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
18 70 (15.12%) HP
18 70 (15.12%) Hyper-V
19 67 (14.47%) Wireless
20 65 (14.04%) CheckPoint
20 65 (14.04%) DHCP
21 64 (13.82%) DNS
22 63 (13.61%) SAN
23 62 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
23 62 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
24 61 (13.17%) TCP/IP
24 61 (13.17%) Linux

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 98 (21.17%) MS Exchange
2 56 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (6.26%) SharePoint
5 26 (5.62%) Skype for Business
6 16 (3.46%) IIS
7 14 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (2.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (2.38%) Apache
10 10 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.73%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.51%) nginx
13 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.43%) JBoss
15 1 (0.22%) Confluence
15 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 39 (8.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.43%) FastStats
3 2 (0.43%) Line 500
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.78%) Office 365
2 25 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.10%) IaaS
4 18 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.16%) PaaS
6 8 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.86%) SaaS
8 3 (0.65%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 164 (35.42%) Firewall
2 151 (32.61%) LAN
3 136 (29.37%) WAN
4 97 (20.95%) VPN
5 67 (14.47%) Wireless
6 65 (14.04%) DHCP
7 64 (13.82%) DNS
8 63 (13.61%) SAN
9 62 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
10 61 (13.17%) TCP/IP
11 58 (12.53%) VoIP
12 57 (12.31%) BGP
13 56 (12.10%) MPLS
14 54 (11.66%) OSPF
15 52 (11.23%) Network Security
16 40 (8.64%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (5.18%) Ethernet
17 24 (5.18%) IP Telephony
17 24 (5.18%) VLAN
18 21 (4.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.38%) MySQL
4 9 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.73%) DB2
6 5 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.22%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Metasploit
1 4 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.22%) Ant
2 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 40 (8.64%) Telecoms
2 37 (7.99%) Finance
3 17 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.24%) Marketing
5 8 (1.73%) Publishing
6 7 (1.51%) Back Office
7 6 (1.30%) Banking
7 6 (1.30%) Legal
7 6 (1.30%) Retail
8 4 (0.86%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (23.54%) Network Engineer
2 80 (17.28%) Analyst
3 63 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (10.58%) Support Engineer
5 47 (10.15%) Cisco Engineer
6 33 (7.13%) IT Support
7 31 (6.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 31 (6.70%) Support Analyst
8 29 (6.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 26 (5.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 25 (5.40%) 2nd Line Support
10 25 (5.40%) Consultant
10 25 (5.40%) IT Engineer
11 21 (4.54%) Architect
11 21 (4.54%) Infrastructure Support
12 20 (4.32%) IT Manager
13 19 (4.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 19 (4.10%) Senior Network Engineer
14 18 (3.89%) Infrastructure Manager
14 18 (3.89%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.75%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (0.86%) .NET
3 4 (0.86%) HTML
3 4 (0.86%) WAP
3 4 (0.86%) XMPP
4 3 (0.65%) Web Services
5 2 (0.43%) CSS
5 2 (0.43%) Middleware
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 55 (11.88%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.67%) CMDB
5 15 (3.24%) Driving Licence
6 14 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.81%) Clustering
7 13 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.16%) HP StoreVirtual
9 8 (1.73%) Replication
10 7 (1.51%) CCTV
10 7 (1.51%) FMCG
10 7 (1.51%) Wiki
11 6 (1.30%) EqualLogic
11 6 (1.30%) RSA SecurID
12 5 (1.08%) FlexPod
12 5 (1.08%) IVR
13 4 (0.86%) AS400
13 4 (0.86%) iSeries
13 4 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 193 (41.68%) Windows
2 121 (26.13%) Windows Server
3 95 (20.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (13.17%) Linux
6 54 (11.66%) Windows 7
7 38 (8.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (4.75%) CentOS
9 16 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (3.46%) Unix
9 16 (3.46%) Windows XP
10 14 (3.02%) Windows 8
11 13 (2.81%) AIX
11 13 (2.81%) Mac OS X
12 12 (2.59%) Windows 10
13 9 (1.94%) Debian
14 8 (1.73%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.65%) Android
16 2 (0.43%) Fedora
17 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (28.08%) ITIL
2 56 (12.10%) Project Management
3 37 (7.99%) Presales
4 31 (6.70%) Service Management
5 30 (6.48%) PRINCE2
6 26 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (5.18%) Network Monitoring
7 24 (5.18%) Service Delivery
8 23 (4.97%) High Availability
9 22 (4.75%) Load Balancing
10 21 (4.54%) Network Design
11 20 (4.32%) Change Management
11 20 (4.32%) Migration
12 19 (4.10%) Mentoring
13 18 (3.89%) Network Management
14 17 (3.67%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (3.67%) Information Security
15 16 (3.46%) Incident Management
16 15 (3.24%) Customer Engagement
17 14 (3.02%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (12.74%) SQL
2 30 (6.48%) PowerShell
3 18 (3.89%) Python
4 12 (2.59%) Perl
5 10 (2.16%) Ruby
5 10 (2.16%) VB
6 9 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 9 (1.94%) PHP
7 6 (1.30%) C
7 6 (1.30%) VBScript
8 5 (1.08%) C#
8 5 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.22%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) Java
9 1 (0.22%) PL/1
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 192 (41.47%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (29.59%) CCNA
3 95 (20.52%) CCNP
4 62 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (9.07%) MCSE
6 35 (7.56%) Degree
7 26 (5.62%) CCIE
7 26 (5.62%) MCP
7 26 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (5.40%) MCITP
8 25 (5.40%) MCSA
9 24 (5.18%) MCTS
10 21 (4.54%) CISSP
11 19 (4.10%) JNCIS
12 15 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (3.02%) A+ Certification
13 14 (3.02%) CISM
14 13 (2.81%) CCSE
14 13 (2.81%) Network+ Certification
14 13 (2.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (5.83%) SLA
3 20 (4.32%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.73%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 165 (35.64%) Active Directory
2 123 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (15.12%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.97%) vSphere
5 22 (4.75%) XenApp
6 18 (3.89%) Terminal Services
7 15 (3.24%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.38%) XenServer
9 6 (1.30%) Varnish
9 6 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.08%) Squid
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.22%) Firmware
12 1 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.22%) KVM
12 1 (0.22%) NDS
12 1 (0.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 17 (3.67%) Nagios
2 15 (3.24%) WSUS
3 14 (3.02%) SCCM
4 13 (2.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (2.59%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.38%) SCVMM
7 9 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (1.73%) Puppet
9 7 (1.51%) AirWatch
9 7 (1.51%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.51%) HP SIM
10 6 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
10 6 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.30%) Munin
10 6 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
11 5 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (1.08%) SCOM
11 5 (1.08%) Zenoss
12 4 (0.86%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 214 (46.22%) VMware
2 164 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 94 (20.30%) Juniper
4 87 (18.79%) Citrix
5 70 (15.12%) HP
6 65 (14.04%) CheckPoint
7 60 (12.96%) NetApp
8 44 (9.50%) F5
9 25 (5.40%) Symantec
10 23 (4.97%) Dell
10 23 (4.97%) Sophos
11 21 (4.54%) IBM
11 21 (4.54%) Red Hat
11 21 (4.54%) SolarWinds
12 20 (4.32%) Veeam
13 16 (3.46%) GFI Software
14 15 (3.24%) EMC
15 14 (3.02%) 3PAR
15 14 (3.02%) Brocade
16 13 (2.81%) Oracle
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