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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 13 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 26 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 14.44% 30.16% 18.00%
As % of the Vendors category 28.26% 46.91% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 12
Average salary £30,500 £30,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.81% +0.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,050 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £45,750 £36,979
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
92 81 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 51.11% 64.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 38 35
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £20,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -9 19 £30,000 -25.00%
Shrewsbury - 1 £18,500 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 22 (64.71%) Windows
3 17 (50.00%) VMware
4 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
4 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (41.18%) HP
5 14 (41.18%) VPN
5 14 (41.18%) DNS
5 14 (41.18%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) Citrix
6 13 (38.24%) DDNS
6 13 (38.24%) Brocade
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (35.29%) Network Design
7 12 (35.29%) CCNA
8 10 (29.41%) IP Telephony
8 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
9 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (26.47%) VLAN
9 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (23.53%) Nagios
10 8 (23.53%) SonicWALL
10 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.59%) IPv4
11 7 (20.59%) IPv6
12 6 (17.65%) CCNP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) Firewall
2 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
3 14 (41.18%) VPN
3 14 (41.18%) DNS
4 13 (38.24%) DDNS
5 12 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (29.41%) IP Telephony
7 9 (26.47%) VLAN
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (20.59%) IPv4
8 7 (20.59%) IPv6
9 6 (17.65%) LAN
9 6 (17.65%) WAN
9 6 (17.65%) Network Security
10 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (11.76%) SNMP
11 4 (11.76%) OSPF
11 4 (11.76%) BGP
11 4 (11.76%) VoIP
12 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Network Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Support
4 3 (8.82%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (5.88%) UNIX
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Network Design
2 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.82%) Network Management
3 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) CCNA
3 6 (17.65%) CCNP
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.88%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (41.18%) HP
3 13 (38.24%) Citrix
3 13 (38.24%) Brocade
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 9 (26.47%) CheckPoint
5 8 (23.53%) SonicWALL
5 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.82%) McAfee
6 3 (8.82%) Mitel
6 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.82%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
8 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) Fortinet