The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 29 38 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.88% 1.55% 17.00%
As % of the Vendors category 7.77% 2.83% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £30,750 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Cisco
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
103 106 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 75.74% 54.64% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 70 54
Average salary £42,500 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.37% -41.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £24,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 +5 8 £30,750 -19.07% 4
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) MCITP
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) XenApp
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) IPv4
4 2 (16.67%) IPv6
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) DWDM
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) COM
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) NetWare
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCITP
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (16.67%) EMC Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCSE
5 1 (8.33%) Postgraduate
5 1 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Sun
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) Novell
County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago