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 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 26 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1659 1375 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.96% 6.18% 7.13%
As % of the Vendors category 15.93% 12.34% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1133 1214
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
10415 11141 10496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.98% 50.04% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8465 8564 8412
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 August 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 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
Berkshire +11 534 £47,000 -6.00% 47
Surrey +19 461 £45,000 +2.27% 34
Hampshire -11 210 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Buckinghamshire +18 182 £43,750 -2.77% 13
West Sussex +24 100 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Kent -8 93 £38,500 -9.41% 3
Oxfordshire -13 38 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Middlesex -3 18 £47,500 +15.15%
East Sussex -13 17 £46,750 +61.20% 1
Sussex +10 14 £42,500 -19.04%
Thames Valley - 2 £80,000 -
Home Counties -6 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1571 (48.62%) Cisco Certification
2 1559 (48.25%) Firewall
3 1164 (36.03%) Windows
4 1135 (35.13%) VMware
5 1131 (35.00%) WAN
6 1125 (34.82%) LAN
7 1018 (31.51%) CCNP
8 915 (28.32%) Microsoft
9 826 (25.56%) CCNA
10 771 (23.86%) Juniper
11 762 (23.58%) Data Centre
12 755 (23.37%) ITIL
13 709 (21.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 625 (19.34%) Active Directory
15 608 (18.82%) Linux
16 604 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
17 594 (18.38%) VPN
18 557 (17.24%) TCP/IP
19 536 (16.59%) CheckPoint
20 533 (16.50%) DNS
21 512 (15.85%) MS Exchange
22 500 (15.48%) F5
23 481 (14.89%) MS Excel
24 471 (14.58%) MPLS
25 466 (14.42%) BGP
26 451 (13.96%) Citrix
27 433 (13.40%) Windows Server 2008
28 414 (12.81%) VoIP
29 405 (12.53%) HP
30 401 (12.41%) Telecoms

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 512 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 265 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 184 (5.69%) Lync
4 140 (4.33%) IIS
5 105 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 104 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 77 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 57 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 41 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 37 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
11 25 (0.77%) Apache
12 13 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
13 12 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.22%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.12%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.12%) JBoss
17 3 (0.093%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.093%) MS Project Server
17 3 (0.093%) Confluence
Applications
1 481 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 145 (4.49%) MS Office
3 47 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.031%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.031%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.031%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.093%) MFGPRO
3 3 (0.093%) Primavera
3 3 (0.093%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.093%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.093%) Nortel Periphonics
3 3 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.062%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.062%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.031%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.031%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.031%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.031%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.031%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.031%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 85 (2.63%) Office 365
2 74 (2.29%) IaaS
3 62 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
5 49 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 48 (1.49%) PaaS
7 31 (0.96%) SaaS
8 11 (0.34%) Mimecast
9 10 (0.31%) IBM PureFlex
10 8 (0.25%) Taleo
10 8 (0.25%) Responsys
11 4 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
12 1 (0.031%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.031%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 1559 (48.25%) Firewall
2 1131 (35.00%) WAN
3 1125 (34.82%) LAN
4 604 (18.69%) Cisco ASA
5 594 (18.38%) VPN
6 557 (17.24%) TCP/IP
7 533 (16.50%) DNS
8 471 (14.58%) MPLS
9 466 (14.42%) BGP
10 414 (12.81%) VoIP
11 399 (12.35%) OSPF
12 397 (12.29%) SAN
13 392 (12.13%) Wireless
14 372 (11.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 354 (10.96%) DHCP
16 329 (10.18%) Network Security
17 262 (8.11%) Internet
18 221 (6.84%) VLAN
19 218 (6.75%) IPsec
20 214 (6.62%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 52 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (1.52%) MySQL
4 45 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 17 (0.53%) Big Data
7 16 (0.50%) NoSQL
7 16 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 15 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 11 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.25%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.19%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (0.34%) Git (software)
1 11 (0.34%) Jenkins
2 10 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (0.19%) Subversion
4 3 (0.093%) JIRA
5 2 (0.062%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.062%) WebLOAD
5 2 (0.062%) Trac
6 1 (0.031%) Grunt
6 1 (0.031%) Yeoman
6 1 (0.031%) Ant
6 1 (0.031%) Juju
6 1 (0.031%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.031%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.031%) MSI
6 1 (0.031%) AdminStudio
General
1 401 (12.41%) Telecoms
2 303 (9.38%) Finance
3 60 (1.86%) Manufacturing
4 57 (1.76%) Electronics
5 48 (1.49%) Marketing
6 44 (1.36%) Retail
7 34 (1.05%) Law
8 26 (0.80%) Back Office
9 23 (0.71%) Banking
10 20 (0.62%) Legal
11 17 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.50%) Advertising
13 15 (0.46%) Automotive
13 15 (0.46%) German Language
14 12 (0.37%) Billing
14 12 (0.37%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.31%) French Language
16 8 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.22%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 816 (25.26%) Network Engineer
2 385 (11.92%) Support Engineer
3 338 (10.46%) Consultant
4 312 (9.66%) Architect
5 279 (8.64%) Analyst
6 227 (7.03%) Senior Network Engineer
7 192 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 162 (5.01%) Administrator
9 140 (4.33%) Systems Administrator
10 124 (3.84%) Systems Engineer
11 110 (3.40%) Senior Consultant
12 109 (3.37%) Cisco Engineer
13 107 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support
14 106 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
15 104 (3.22%) Network Architect
16 101 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
16 101 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
17 100 (3.10%) Network Support
18 98 (3.03%) Security Engineer
19 97 (3.00%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (2.14%) Web Services
2 54 (1.67%) 802.1X
3 45 (1.39%) CSS
4 38 (1.18%) .NET
5 25 (0.77%) HTML
6 19 (0.59%) JTAPI
6 19 (0.59%) TAPI
7 16 (0.50%) XML
8 15 (0.46%) XMPP
9 14 (0.43%) Ajax
9 14 (0.43%) VXML
9 14 (0.43%) CCXML
9 14 (0.43%) Regular Expression
10 10 (0.31%) LAMP
11 9 (0.28%) CGI
12 7 (0.22%) Software Packaging
12 7 (0.22%) J2EE
12 7 (0.22%) ODBC
12 7 (0.22%) MAPI
13 6 (0.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 762 (23.58%) Data Centre
2 177 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (3.87%) Clustering
4 103 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 80 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
6 74 (2.29%) Blackberry
7 71 (2.20%) Management Information System
7 71 (2.20%) Replication
8 54 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 50 (1.55%) IVR
9 50 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
10 47 (1.45%) Statistics
11 41 (1.27%) e-Health
12 39 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
13 37 (1.15%) FlexPod
13 37 (1.15%) EqualLogic
14 31 (0.96%) PKI
15 26 (0.80%) Private Cloud
16 24 (0.74%) Fat Client
16 24 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1164 (36.03%) Windows
2 608 (18.82%) Linux
3 433 (13.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 371 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 226 (6.99%) UNIX
5 226 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 181 (5.60%) Windows 7
7 128 (3.96%) Windows 8
8 90 (2.79%) Solaris
9 61 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 58 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 48 (1.49%) Windows XP
12 45 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 35 (1.08%) AIX
14 29 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
15 27 (0.84%) CentOS
16 25 (0.77%) Android
17 21 (0.65%) Windows 2000
18 13 (0.40%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 755 (23.37%) ITIL
2 293 (9.07%) Load Balancing
3 222 (6.87%) Project Management
4 188 (5.82%) Network Design
5 172 (5.32%) Service Management
6 163 (5.04%) Migration
7 153 (4.74%) Service Delivery
8 149 (4.61%) Change Management
9 135 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 127 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 123 (3.81%) Network Management
12 118 (3.65%) Network Monitoring
13 117 (3.62%) Problem Management
14 113 (3.50%) Incident Management
15 105 (3.25%) Mentoring
16 103 (3.19%) Information Security
17 100 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
18 89 (2.75%) PRINCE2
19 81 (2.51%) Performance Management
20 66 (2.04%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 298 (9.22%) SQL
2 141 (4.36%) Perl
3 75 (2.32%) C
4 74 (2.29%) Python
5 72 (2.23%) PowerShell
6 50 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 36 (1.11%) Java
8 31 (0.96%) Shell Script
9 28 (0.87%) PHP
10 26 (0.80%) JavaScript
11 23 (0.71%) Ruby
12 9 (0.28%) C++
13 8 (0.25%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.22%) VBScript
14 7 (0.22%) Tcl
15 6 (0.19%) C#
16 5 (0.15%) Ada
17 3 (0.093%) AWK
17 3 (0.093%) sed
18 2 (0.062%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 1571 (48.62%) Cisco Certification
2 1018 (31.51%) CCNP
3 826 (25.56%) CCNA
4 398 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 349 (10.80%) CCIE
6 343 (10.62%) Security Cleared
7 315 (9.75%) MCSE
8 266 (8.23%) Degree
9 249 (7.71%) SC Cleared
10 178 (5.51%) MCITP
11 164 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 140 (4.33%) MCSA
13 117 (3.62%) CCSE
14 102 (3.16%) CCDP
15 100 (3.10%) MCP
16 81 (2.51%) CCSA
17 74 (2.29%) CISSP
18 67 (2.07%) JNCIA
19 56 (1.73%) CCIP
19 56 (1.73%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 311 (9.63%) SLA
2 75 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 70 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 43 (1.33%) QA
5 31 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 20 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.31%) GPG13
8 9 (0.28%) COBIT
9 7 (0.22%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.093%) HL7
10 3 (0.093%) DICOM
11 2 (0.062%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 709 (21.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 625 (19.34%) Active Directory
3 385 (11.92%) Hyper-V
4 232 (7.18%) vSphere
5 143 (4.43%) VMware ESX
6 142 (4.39%) XenApp
7 77 (2.38%) vCloud
8 62 (1.92%) XenDesktop
9 60 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
10 44 (1.36%) Microsoft App-V
11 43 (1.33%) XenServer
12 39 (1.21%) Firmware
13 37 (1.15%) ISA Server
14 36 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
15 33 (1.02%) Terminal Services
16 30 (0.93%) Terminal Server
16 30 (0.93%) UAG
17 18 (0.56%) DFS Replication
18 15 (0.46%) NFS
19 13 (0.40%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 175 (5.42%) SCCM
2 118 (3.65%) SCOM
3 96 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
4 84 (2.60%) WSUS
5 75 (2.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 69 (2.14%) FortiGate
7 64 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
8 63 (1.95%) Backup Exec
9 56 (1.73%) CiscoWorks
10 48 (1.49%) Nagios
11 41 (1.27%) Cisco LMS
12 30 (0.93%) Puppet
13 29 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
14 26 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
15 25 (0.77%) Netcool
15 25 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
16 22 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
16 22 (0.68%) Legato
17 20 (0.62%) EdgeSight
18 16 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1135 (35.13%) VMware
2 915 (28.32%) Microsoft
3 771 (23.86%) Juniper
4 536 (16.59%) CheckPoint
5 500 (15.48%) F5
6 451 (13.96%) Citrix
7 405 (12.53%) HP
8 272 (8.42%) NetApp
9 172 (5.32%) Avaya
10 168 (5.20%) Blue Coat
11 144 (4.46%) Dell
12 140 (4.33%) EMC
13 120 (3.71%) Symantec
14 118 (3.65%) Oracle
15 114 (3.53%) Red Hat
16 105 (3.25%) Fortinet
17 97 (3.00%) SolarWinds
18 88 (2.72%) IBM
19 84 (2.60%) Riverbed
20 78 (2.41%) 3PAR
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