The first table below looks at the demand for CiscoWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 220 252 233
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing CiscoWorks 36 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.027% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.00% 0.66% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +12.00%
Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
400 304 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 5.57% 4.14% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 304 218 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,550 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
CiscoWorks
England

CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CiscoWorks across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CiscoWorks
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CiscoWorks across the North West region.

CiscoWorks Salary Trend in the North West

CiscoWorks
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CiscoWorks within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 19 £50,000 -
Manchester +18 17 £50,000 -20.00%
CiscoWorks
England

CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CiscoWorks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CiscoWorks.

1 57 (100.00%) WAN
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
1 57 (100.00%) F5
2 54 (94.74%) Finance
3 52 (91.23%) Firewall
3 52 (91.23%) TCP/IP
3 52 (91.23%) LAN
3 52 (91.23%) OSPF
3 52 (91.23%) BGP
3 52 (91.23%) EIGRP
4 45 (78.95%) HP
4 45 (78.95%) Juniper
4 45 (78.95%) Internet
4 45 (78.95%) Network Management
5 40 (70.18%) WebSphere
5 40 (70.18%) HP NNM
5 40 (70.18%) Load Balancing
5 40 (70.18%) Network Design
5 40 (70.18%) HTTP
5 40 (70.18%) IGRP
5 40 (70.18%) TACACS
5 40 (70.18%) SOAP
5 40 (70.18%) SMTP
5 40 (70.18%) LDAP
5 40 (70.18%) DNS
5 40 (70.18%) SSL
5 40 (70.18%) Capacity Management
6 28 (49.12%) VLAN
7 17 (29.82%) Wireless
7 17 (29.82%) CCNP

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing CiscoWorks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (70.18%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 57 (100.00%) WAN
2 52 (91.23%) Firewall
2 52 (91.23%) TCP/IP
2 52 (91.23%) LAN
2 52 (91.23%) OSPF
2 52 (91.23%) BGP
2 52 (91.23%) EIGRP
3 45 (78.95%) Internet
4 40 (70.18%) HTTP
4 40 (70.18%) IGRP
4 40 (70.18%) TACACS
4 40 (70.18%) SMTP
4 40 (70.18%) LDAP
4 40 (70.18%) DNS
4 40 (70.18%) SSL
5 28 (49.12%) VLAN
6 17 (29.82%) Wireless
6 17 (29.82%) Ethernet
6 17 (29.82%) MPLS
6 17 (29.82%) Multicast
General
1 54 (94.74%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 36 (63.16%) Firewall Engineer
3 12 (21.05%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Data Network Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) SOAP
2 16 (28.07%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (78.95%) Network Management
2 40 (70.18%) Load Balancing
2 40 (70.18%) Network Design
2 40 (70.18%) Capacity Management
3 5 (8.77%) Migration
3 5 (8.77%) Security Architecture
3 5 (8.77%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (3.51%) Change Control
4 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
4 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) CCNP
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.77%) CCIP
2 5 (8.77%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 40 (70.18%) HP NNM
2 17 (29.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
1 57 (100.00%) F5
2 45 (78.95%) HP
2 45 (78.95%) Juniper
3 17 (29.82%) CheckPoint
4 12 (21.05%) Fortinet
5 5 (8.77%) Blue Coat
5 5 (8.77%) Riverbed
5 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.77%) Nokia