The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 44 36 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 29 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.72% 6.42% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 12.29% 15.36% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 28
Average salary £35,000 £49,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.64% +13.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,900 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
236 319 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 38.44% 41.81% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 219 261 329
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cisco
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Oxford

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Oxford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 21 (46.67%) VMware
2 18 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
4 16 (35.56%) Office 365
5 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 15 (33.33%) Firewall
6 14 (31.11%) WAN
6 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
6 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
7 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (28.89%) VPN
8 12 (26.67%) SCOM
8 12 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
9 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (24.44%) Linux
9 11 (24.44%) SAN
10 10 (22.22%) CCNP
10 10 (22.22%) SSL
10 10 (22.22%) IPsec
10 10 (22.22%) FCoE
10 10 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (22.22%) iSCSI
10 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
10 10 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
10 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (22.22%) Performance Analysis

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Office 365
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 15 (33.33%) Firewall
3 14 (31.11%) WAN
4 13 (28.89%) VPN
5 12 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (24.44%) SAN
7 10 (22.22%) FCoE
7 10 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (22.22%) IPsec
7 10 (22.22%) iSCSI
7 10 (22.22%) SSL
8 8 (17.78%) Wireless
9 4 (8.89%) LAN
10 3 (6.67%) VoIP
11 2 (4.44%) MPLS
11 2 (4.44%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (4.44%) TACACS
12 1 (2.22%) DNS
12 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
12 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco Support
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Web Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
1 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) CatOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
2 10 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
2 10 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
3 9 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL V2
4 6 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Information Security
5 4 (8.89%) Presales
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) Server Building
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.22%) Change Management
8 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.22%) High Availability
8 1 (2.22%) Line Management
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.22%) CCNP
3 9 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (11.11%) MCP
4 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) HP ASE
5 2 (4.44%) HP MASE
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) VCAP
6 1 (2.22%) VCDX
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
3 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) SCOM
2 10 (22.22%) SELinux
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (15.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) VMware
2 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Avaya
4 6 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 4 (8.89%) HP
6 3 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (4.44%) IronPort
7 2 (4.44%) Meraki
7 2 (4.44%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.44%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) IBM
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) Sage
8 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com