The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco IOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 81 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 10 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.87% 1.78% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 8.40% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £32,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
256 238 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.36% 21.14% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 234 208 178
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco IOS
Wales

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco IOS Salary Trend in South Wales

Cisco IOS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Cardiff -13 4 £36,250 -14.70%
Caerphilly +3 2 £35,000 -28.20%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco IOS
Wales

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (57.14%) SAN
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (50.00%) CCNP
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (50.00%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) NAS
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
7 6 (42.86%) Clustering
7 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
7 6 (42.86%) IIS
8 5 (35.71%) VPN
8 5 (35.71%) IPsec
9 4 (28.57%) SAP Certification
9 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
9 4 (28.57%) CCNA
9 4 (28.57%) HP
9 4 (28.57%) SAP
9 4 (28.57%) Windows

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (57.14%) SAN
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (50.00%) NAS
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) IPsec
7 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 2 (14.29%) IGRP
8 2 (14.29%) PPTP
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) SNMP
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) ADSL
8 2 (14.29%) ISDN
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Welsh Language
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) Support Specialist
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Support
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) AWK
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) TippingPoint
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Nokia
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) Juniper