The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 24 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.32% 8.65% 23.17%
As % of the Vendors category 8.08% 11.11% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 17
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,271 £46,800 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Cisco
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 81 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 41.08% 77.88% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 73 54 42
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Shropshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Telford -15 1 £51,459 +37.22%
Oswestry - 1 £34,500 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (45.83%) CCNA
5 8 (33.33%) Citrix
6 7 (29.17%) CCNP
7 6 (25.00%) IP Telephony
7 6 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (20.83%) Network Design
8 5 (20.83%) McAfee
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (16.67%) DDNS
9 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) IPv4
9 4 (16.67%) IPv6
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 4 (16.67%) F5
10 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) VoIP
10 3 (12.50%) Wireless
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.50%) Line Management
11 2 (8.33%) Time Management
11 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
11 2 (8.33%) ITIL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 6 (25.00%) VLAN
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) IPv4
4 4 (16.67%) IPv6
4 4 (16.67%) DDNS
5 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Network Support
3 7 (29.17%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Network Design
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Product Management
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) Analytics
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 7 (29.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) McAfee
4 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 4 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (8.33%) Brocade
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Remedy
6 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.17%) BT
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Verint