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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 30 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.58% 11.58% 10.14%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 27.05% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 13
Average salary £40,925 £14,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+192.32% -55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
94 122 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.47% 42.81% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 59
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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

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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

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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 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -15 3 £40,925 +192.32%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) MCITP
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Compaq
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) MCTS
4 3 (33.33%) Meru Networks

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Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCITP
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) PMP
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Compaq
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Meru Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat