The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Northern Ireland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 7 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.43% 15.25% 15.57%
As % of the Vendors category 6.36% 31.40% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 12
Average salary £27,500 - £45,750
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 86 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 53.92% 48.59% 62.74%
Number of salaries quoted 61 46 61
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £16,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
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Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Northern Ireland region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -21 7 £27,500 - 5
Cisco
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Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Cisco 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 Cisco.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (22.22%) IVR
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) CTI
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Cisco 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 Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) CTI
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (11.11%) MGCP
4 1 (11.11%) H.323
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
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