The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1702 1422 1760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 8.20% 6.22% 7.94%
As % of the Vendors category 16.27% 12.59% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1181 1430
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10463 11299 11040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.41% 49.41% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8421 8822 8972
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cisco
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cisco Salary Trend in the South East

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Cisco Salary Histogram in the South East

Cisco
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +13 519 £47,500 - 58
Surrey +19 478 £45,000 +5.88% 36
Hampshire -4 268 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Buckinghamshire +17 174 £45,000 +19.20% 19
West Sussex +26 108 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Kent -14 67 £37,500 - 13
Oxfordshire +10 38 £45,000 - 9
East Sussex 0 32 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Middlesex -3 16 £46,500 +9.41%
Sussex -1 6 £40,000 -23.80%
Thames Valley - 2 £80,000 -
Home Counties -5 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 1638 (49.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1608 (48.14%) Firewall
3 1232 (36.89%) Windows
4 1170 (35.03%) WAN
5 1154 (34.55%) VMware
6 1133 (33.92%) LAN
7 1047 (31.35%) CCNP
8 967 (28.95%) Microsoft
9 858 (25.69%) CCNA
10 797 (23.86%) Juniper
11 783 (23.44%) ITIL
12 742 (22.22%) Data Centre
13 717 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 671 (20.09%) Linux
15 667 (19.97%) Cisco ASA
16 655 (19.61%) Active Directory
17 607 (18.17%) TCP/IP
18 589 (17.63%) VPN
19 572 (17.13%) CheckPoint
20 534 (15.99%) F5
21 524 (15.69%) DNS
22 508 (15.21%) MS Excel
23 499 (14.94%) MS Exchange
24 491 (14.70%) MPLS
25 490 (14.67%) HP
26 488 (14.61%) BGP
27 465 (13.92%) Citrix
28 445 (13.32%) Windows Server 2008
29 444 (13.29%) SAN
30 431 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 499 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 258 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 201 (6.02%) Lync
4 154 (4.61%) IIS
5 122 (3.65%) SharePoint
6 98 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 82 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 69 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 42 (1.26%) Apache
10 39 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 35 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2000
12 14 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (0.24%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.24%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.18%) SAS
14 6 (0.18%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.15%) CMS
15 5 (0.15%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.12%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 508 (15.21%) MS Excel
2 169 (5.06%) MS Office
3 41 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.030%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.030%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.18%) Nortel Periphonics
3 5 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.090%) MFGPRO
4 3 (0.090%) Teamcenter
4 3 (0.090%) Primavera
4 3 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.090%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.060%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.060%) assyst
6 1 (0.030%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.030%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 84 (2.51%) Office 365
2 66 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (1.98%) IaaS
3 56 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
4 49 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (1.02%) PaaS
6 29 (0.87%) SaaS
7 13 (0.39%) Mimecast
8 7 (0.21%) Taleo
8 7 (0.21%) Responsys
9 4 (0.12%) IBM PureFlex
9 4 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.030%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.030%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 1608 (48.14%) Firewall
2 1170 (35.03%) WAN
3 1133 (33.92%) LAN
4 667 (19.97%) Cisco ASA
5 607 (18.17%) TCP/IP
6 589 (17.63%) VPN
7 524 (15.69%) DNS
8 491 (14.70%) MPLS
9 488 (14.61%) BGP
10 444 (13.29%) SAN
11 413 (12.37%) VoIP
12 407 (12.19%) OSPF
13 404 (12.10%) Wireless
14 385 (11.53%) Cisco Nexus
15 358 (10.72%) DHCP
16 347 (10.39%) Network Security
17 250 (7.49%) VLAN
18 242 (7.25%) Internet
19 231 (6.92%) EIGRP
20 213 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 59 (1.77%) MySQL
3 47 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 19 (0.57%) Big Data
7 17 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 15 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 14 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 13 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (0.27%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.24%) RDBMS
13 8 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (0.21%) DB2
14 7 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (0.15%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 15 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 12 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.24%) Subversion
5 4 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.090%) JIRA
6 3 (0.090%) Trac
7 2 (0.060%) Hudson
7 2 (0.060%) Jtest
7 2 (0.060%) Selenium
7 2 (0.060%) Firebug
7 2 (0.060%) Maven
7 2 (0.060%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.060%) MSI
8 1 (0.030%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.030%) Ant
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.030%) Grunt
8 1 (0.030%) Yeoman
General
1 379 (11.35%) Telecoms
2 254 (7.60%) Finance
3 63 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 54 (1.62%) Electronics
5 48 (1.44%) Retail
6 41 (1.23%) Marketing
7 39 (1.17%) Law
8 31 (0.93%) Legal
9 21 (0.63%) Banking
10 20 (0.60%) Automotive
10 20 (0.60%) Back Office
11 18 (0.54%) Billing
12 17 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.45%) Advertising
14 14 (0.42%) Aerospace
15 11 (0.33%) German Language
16 10 (0.30%) French Language
17 9 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.21%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 859 (25.72%) Network Engineer
2 402 (12.04%) Support Engineer
3 341 (10.21%) Consultant
4 331 (9.91%) Architect
5 289 (8.65%) Analyst
6 245 (7.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 186 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 144 (4.31%) Administrator
9 124 (3.71%) Systems Engineer
10 123 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
11 119 (3.56%) Cisco Engineer
12 117 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
13 116 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
14 115 (3.44%) Senior Consultant
15 111 (3.32%) Network Support
15 111 (3.32%) Security Engineer
16 109 (3.26%) Network Consultant
17 107 (3.20%) Network Architect
18 105 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
19 98 (2.93%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (2.31%) Web Services
2 61 (1.83%) 802.1X
3 44 (1.32%) .NET
4 40 (1.20%) CSS
5 27 (0.81%) HTML
6 22 (0.66%) LAMP
7 19 (0.57%) JTAPI
7 19 (0.57%) XML
7 19 (0.57%) TAPI
8 16 (0.48%) Regular Expression
9 15 (0.45%) Ajax
10 14 (0.42%) CCXML
10 14 (0.42%) VXML
11 13 (0.39%) XMPP
12 10 (0.30%) Software Packaging
12 10 (0.30%) ODBC
13 9 (0.27%) Middleware
13 9 (0.27%) MAPI
14 8 (0.24%) CGI
15 7 (0.21%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 742 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 153 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 118 (3.53%) Clustering
4 99 (2.96%) Computer Science
5 86 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
6 81 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 73 (2.19%) Blackberry
8 62 (1.86%) Replication
9 48 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 47 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
11 45 (1.35%) e-Health
12 43 (1.29%) Statistics
13 42 (1.26%) IVR
14 40 (1.20%) EqualLogic
15 38 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
16 32 (0.96%) PKI
16 32 (0.96%) Private Cloud
17 29 (0.87%) Thin Client
17 29 (0.87%) Fat Client
18 27 (0.81%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1232 (36.89%) Windows
2 671 (20.09%) Linux
3 445 (13.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 355 (10.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 257 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 225 (6.74%) UNIX
7 182 (5.45%) Windows 7
8 136 (4.07%) Windows 8
9 102 (3.05%) Solaris
10 82 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 60 (1.80%) Mac OS X
12 57 (1.71%) Windows XP
13 47 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
14 38 (1.14%) CentOS
14 38 (1.14%) AIX
15 26 (0.78%) Android
15 26 (0.78%) Windows 2000
16 23 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
17 14 (0.42%) Windows Vista
18 13 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 783 (23.44%) ITIL
2 315 (9.43%) Load Balancing
3 211 (6.32%) Project Management
4 201 (6.02%) Network Design
5 183 (5.48%) Service Management
6 168 (5.03%) Service Delivery
7 149 (4.46%) Migration
8 141 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 140 (4.19%) Network Monitoring
10 137 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 135 (4.04%) Change Management
12 127 (3.80%) Problem Management
12 127 (3.80%) Network Management
13 124 (3.71%) Incident Management
14 114 (3.41%) Information Security
15 106 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
16 105 (3.14%) Mentoring
17 89 (2.66%) PRINCE2
18 83 (2.49%) Performance Management
19 75 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 322 (9.64%) SQL
2 132 (3.95%) Perl
3 85 (2.54%) C
4 67 (2.01%) PowerShell
5 65 (1.95%) Python
6 52 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 37 (1.11%) Java
8 33 (0.99%) PHP
9 30 (0.90%) JavaScript
10 27 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 22 (0.66%) Ruby
12 12 (0.36%) C++
13 9 (0.27%) VBScript
14 8 (0.24%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.21%) C#
16 6 (0.18%) Tcl
17 5 (0.15%) Ada
18 3 (0.090%) R
19 2 (0.060%) ANSI C
19 2 (0.060%) sed
Qualifications
1 1638 (49.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1047 (31.35%) CCNP
3 858 (25.69%) CCNA
4 431 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 391 (11.71%) CCIE
6 337 (10.09%) Security Cleared
7 333 (9.97%) MCSE
8 269 (8.05%) Degree
9 245 (7.34%) SC Cleared
10 170 (5.09%) MCITP
11 155 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 152 (4.55%) MCSA
13 138 (4.13%) CCSE
14 114 (3.41%) CCDP
15 106 (3.17%) MCP
16 91 (2.72%) CCSA
17 86 (2.57%) CISSP
18 64 (1.92%) JNCIA
19 54 (1.62%) CCIP
20 49 (1.47%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (10.48%) SLA
2 92 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 91 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 47 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 39 (1.17%) QA
6 23 (0.69%) ISO 9001
7 21 (0.63%) GPG13
8 12 (0.36%) COBIT
9 7 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 5 (0.15%) HL7
10 5 (0.15%) DICOM
System Software
1 717 (21.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 655 (19.61%) Active Directory
3 385 (11.53%) Hyper-V
4 251 (7.51%) vSphere
5 160 (4.79%) XenApp
6 138 (4.13%) VMware ESX
7 86 (2.57%) vCloud
8 66 (1.98%) XenDesktop
9 63 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
10 49 (1.47%) XenServer
10 49 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
11 44 (1.32%) Terminal Services
12 37 (1.11%) ISA Server
12 37 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
13 34 (1.02%) Terminal Server
14 29 (0.87%) UAG
15 23 (0.69%) Firmware
16 18 (0.54%) Samba
17 14 (0.42%) DFS Replication
18 13 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 165 (4.94%) SCCM
2 100 (2.99%) SCOM
3 84 (2.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 76 (2.28%) WSUS
5 75 (2.25%) Cisco Prime
6 67 (2.01%) Backup Exec
7 66 (1.98%) FortiGate
8 60 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
9 55 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
10 50 (1.50%) Nagios
11 38 (1.14%) Cisco LMS
12 32 (0.96%) Puppet
13 30 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
14 29 (0.87%) Legato
15 28 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
16 24 (0.72%) Cisco IPCC
17 22 (0.66%) Netcool
18 21 (0.63%) EdgeSight
19 20 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
20 15 (0.45%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1154 (34.55%) VMware
2 967 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 797 (23.86%) Juniper
4 572 (17.13%) CheckPoint
5 534 (15.99%) F5
6 490 (14.67%) HP
7 465 (13.92%) Citrix
8 270 (8.08%) NetApp
9 175 (5.24%) Blue Coat
10 169 (5.06%) Avaya
11 153 (4.58%) Dell
12 136 (4.07%) EMC
13 132 (3.95%) Oracle
14 129 (3.86%) Red Hat
15 116 (3.47%) Symantec
16 111 (3.32%) SolarWinds
16 111 (3.32%) Fortinet
17 101 (3.02%) IBM
18 87 (2.60%) 3PAR
19 82 (2.46%) Riverbed
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