The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 17 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 7.02% 13.85% 10.77%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 27.27% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Cisco
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 43.86% 50.77% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Cisco
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Redditch

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) DSL
3 5 (45.45%) X.21
3 5 (45.45%) PPP
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Network Design
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) ATM
3 5 (45.45%) ISDN
3 5 (45.45%) WLAN
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (45.45%) VLAN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 5 (45.45%) DSL
3 5 (45.45%) X.21
3 5 (45.45%) ATM
3 5 (45.45%) ISDN
3 5 (45.45%) WLAN
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (45.45%) VLAN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 5 (45.45%) PPP
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Informix
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Design
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
1 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Netcool
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec