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 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 26 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 9 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.23% 8.85% 18.87%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 13.51% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 11
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
117 74 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 54.93% 65.49% 68.55%
Number of salaries quoted 95 64 45
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 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
Telford -8 2 £31,750 -15.33% 1
Oswestry - 1 £34,500 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 21 (52.50%) Citrix
3 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
4 16 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (37.50%) CCNA
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
6 12 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 12 (30.00%) VLAN
6 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (27.50%) VMware
7 11 (27.50%) DDNS
7 11 (27.50%) DNS
8 10 (25.00%) IPv4
8 10 (25.00%) IPv6
8 10 (25.00%) Linux
8 10 (25.00%) Network Design
8 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (22.50%) Brocade
9 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
9 9 (22.50%) VPN
10 8 (20.00%) HP
10 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (15.00%) SonicWALL
11 6 (15.00%) ITIL
12 5 (12.50%) LAN
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) Apache
1 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 12 (30.00%) IP Telephony
2 12 (30.00%) VLAN
3 11 (27.50%) DNS
3 11 (27.50%) DDNS
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (25.00%) IPv4
4 10 (25.00%) IPv6
5 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
5 9 (22.50%) VPN
6 8 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
7 5 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) Network Security
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
10 2 (5.00%) SNMP
10 2 (5.00%) Wireless
11 1 (2.50%) Internet
11 1 (2.50%) OSPF
11 1 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) Network Manager
4 10 (25.00%) Network Support
4 10 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Support
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Operations Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Network Operations Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.50%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.50%) Network Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Network Design
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Time Management
3 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Line Management
4 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Network Management
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (37.50%) CCNA
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCA
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Citrix
2 16 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) Brocade
5 8 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (15.00%) SonicWALL
7 5 (12.50%) McAfee
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.00%) Remedy
9 3 (7.50%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.00%) F5
10 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
10 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
11 1 (2.50%) Avaya
11 1 (2.50%) Juniper
11 1 (2.50%) Lotus
11 1 (2.50%) Apple
11 1 (2.50%) Sage