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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 60 65 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 236 271 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.03% 4.12% 3.16%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 9.40% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 192 217 191
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £19,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,800 £57,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
2529 2884 3096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.16% 43.84% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2280 2465
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +11 140 £40,000 - 29
Cheshire +15 45 £37,500 +18.11% 16
Merseyside -3 30 £34,000 -32.00% 9
Lancashire +3 15 £32,500 -
Cumbria -4 1 £32,500 +103.12%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 206 (41.78%) VMware
2 191 (38.74%) Firewall
3 178 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
4 164 (33.27%) Windows
5 162 (32.86%) Microsoft
6 153 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 142 (28.80%) ITIL
8 138 (27.99%) LAN
9 131 (26.57%) WAN
10 123 (24.95%) CCNA
10 123 (24.95%) Juniper
11 109 (22.11%) Windows Server
12 102 (20.69%) VPN
13 101 (20.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 98 (19.88%) CCNP
15 92 (18.66%) Citrix
16 74 (15.01%) MS Exchange
17 72 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
17 72 (14.60%) Data Centre
18 70 (14.20%) Linux
18 70 (14.20%) BGP
19 68 (13.79%) DNS
20 66 (13.39%) SAN
20 66 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
21 65 (13.18%) VoIP
22 64 (12.98%) OSPF
23 61 (12.37%) Wireless
23 61 (12.37%) NetApp
23 61 (12.37%) CheckPoint
24 60 (12.17%) DHCP

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 74 (15.01%) MS Exchange
2 42 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (3.85%) IIS
5 16 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 15 (3.04%) Apache
7 14 (2.84%) Skype for Business
8 11 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (1.42%) JBoss
11 7 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.01%) nginx
13 4 (0.81%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.67%) MS Office
3 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.81%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.41%) FastStats
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco SocialMiner
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.49%) Office 365
3 26 (5.27%) IaaS
4 22 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (3.04%) PaaS
6 9 (1.83%) SaaS
7 8 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.61%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 191 (38.74%) Firewall
2 138 (27.99%) LAN
3 131 (26.57%) WAN
4 102 (20.69%) VPN
5 72 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
6 70 (14.20%) BGP
7 68 (13.79%) DNS
8 66 (13.39%) SAN
9 65 (13.18%) VoIP
10 64 (12.98%) OSPF
11 61 (12.37%) Wireless
12 60 (12.17%) DHCP
12 60 (12.17%) MPLS
13 54 (10.95%) Network Security
14 42 (8.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 40 (8.11%) TCP/IP
16 37 (7.51%) VLAN
17 31 (6.29%) Ethernet
17 31 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
18 29 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.64%) MySQL
3 10 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.62%) DB2
5 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.41%) Looker
9 1 (0.20%) ActiveReports
9 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.22%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.20%) Ant
3 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 51 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 35 (7.10%) Finance
3 16 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.43%) Marketing
5 11 (2.23%) Banking
6 8 (1.62%) Publishing
7 6 (1.22%) Retail
8 4 (0.81%) Electronics
9 3 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 125 (25.35%) Network Engineer
2 68 (13.79%) Analyst
3 57 (11.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 53 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (8.72%) Support Engineer
6 42 (8.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 37 (7.51%) Senior Network Engineer
8 28 (5.68%) Architect
9 24 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 24 (4.87%) Consultant
9 24 (4.87%) IT Manager
10 21 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 21 (4.26%) IT Engineer
10 21 (4.26%) Support Analyst
11 20 (4.06%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (4.06%) Infrastructure Manager
12 19 (3.85%) Security Engineer
12 19 (3.85%) Team Leader
13 17 (3.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 16 (3.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.07%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.42%) Middleware
3 6 (1.22%) .NET
4 4 (0.81%) HTML
4 4 (0.81%) WAP
4 4 (0.81%) XMPP
5 3 (0.61%) ELK Stack
5 3 (0.61%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.41%) CSS
6 2 (0.41%) RESTful
6 2 (0.41%) Web Services
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) COM
7 1 (0.20%) Flash
7 1 (0.20%) HTML5
7 1 (0.20%) jQuery
7 1 (0.20%) JSON
7 1 (0.20%) LAMP
7 1 (0.20%) WPF
7 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 28 (5.68%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.65%) Driving Licence
5 16 (3.25%) CMDB
5 16 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.84%) Replication
8 12 (2.43%) Clustering
9 8 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.62%) iPad
10 7 (1.42%) CCTV
10 7 (1.42%) FMCG
10 7 (1.42%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.42%) Wiki
11 6 (1.22%) FlexPod
11 6 (1.22%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.22%) PKI
12 5 (1.01%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 164 (33.27%) Windows
2 109 (22.11%) Windows Server
3 70 (14.20%) Linux
4 66 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (6.69%) Windows 7
7 26 (5.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (4.26%) Unix
9 18 (3.65%) CentOS
10 13 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.43%) Mac OS X
11 12 (2.43%) Windows 10
12 11 (2.23%) Debian
13 9 (1.83%) Windows 8
14 8 (1.62%) AIX
15 5 (1.01%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.61%) Android
16 3 (0.61%) Fedora
17 2 (0.41%) Solaris
17 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (28.80%) ITIL
2 57 (11.56%) Project Management
3 39 (7.91%) PRINCE2
4 38 (7.71%) Presales
5 37 (7.51%) Service Management
6 35 (7.10%) Network Monitoring
7 33 (6.69%) Service Delivery
8 27 (5.48%) Mentoring
9 26 (5.27%) Network Design
10 23 (4.67%) Network Management
11 21 (4.26%) Risk Management
12 20 (4.06%) Configuration Management
12 20 (4.06%) ITIL V3
13 19 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (3.65%) Change Management
14 18 (3.65%) Customer Engagement
15 17 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
15 17 (3.45%) TOGAF
16 16 (3.25%) Change Control
16 16 (3.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.17%) SQL
2 34 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 25 (5.07%) Python
4 19 (3.85%) Perl
5 17 (3.45%) PHP
6 9 (1.83%) Ruby
7 8 (1.62%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.22%) C#
8 6 (1.22%) VB
9 5 (1.01%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.01%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.81%) C
11 2 (0.41%) VBScript
12 1 (0.20%) C++
12 1 (0.20%) Java
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 178 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (24.95%) CCNA
3 98 (19.88%) CCNP
4 35 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (6.90%) Degree
6 29 (5.88%) MCSE
7 19 (3.85%) JNCIS
8 17 (3.45%) CCIE
8 17 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (3.04%) CISSP
10 14 (2.84%) MCSA
11 13 (2.64%) CISM
12 12 (2.43%) MCP
12 12 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.03%) PMI Certification
13 10 (2.03%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.03%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.83%) JNCIP
15 8 (1.62%) ISEB
15 8 (1.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (6.69%) SLA
3 28 (5.68%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.62%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 153 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 101 (20.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (11.16%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.48%) XenApp
5 15 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (2.64%) Terminal Services
6 13 (2.64%) vSphere
6 13 (2.64%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.23%) XenServer
8 8 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.81%) NFS
10 4 (0.81%) Varnish
10 4 (0.81%) vCloud
11 3 (0.61%) Squid
12 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.20%) KVM
12 1 (0.20%) NDS
12 1 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 31 (6.29%) Nagios
2 23 (4.67%) Puppet
3 21 (4.26%) SCCM
4 15 (3.04%) AirWatch
5 14 (2.84%) Cacti
6 13 (2.64%) RANCID
7 12 (2.43%) FortiGate
7 12 (2.43%) SCOM
8 11 (2.23%) SCVMM
9 10 (2.03%) OpenNMS
10 8 (1.62%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.62%) WSUS
11 7 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (1.01%) Backup Exec
13 5 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
14 4 (0.81%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 206 (41.78%) VMware
2 162 (32.86%) Microsoft
3 123 (24.95%) Juniper
4 92 (18.66%) Citrix
5 61 (12.37%) CheckPoint
5 61 (12.37%) NetApp
6 57 (11.56%) HP
7 31 (6.29%) F5
8 23 (4.67%) Oracle
9 22 (4.46%) Brocade
9 22 (4.46%) EMC
9 22 (4.46%) Veeam
10 21 (4.26%) IBM
11 20 (4.06%) Foundry
11 20 (4.06%) Meraki
11 20 (4.06%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.65%) Sophos
12 18 (3.65%) Symantec
13 17 (3.45%) Ericsson
14 16 (3.25%) Polycom
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Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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