The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 24 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 Vendors for the South Wales region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 13 9 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 138 163 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.22% 14.97% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 33.06% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 127 149 40
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £29,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
552 493 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.89% 45.27% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 499 427 332
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Salary Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cisco
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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 +3 86 £39,500 -1.25% 8
Caerphilly -7 13 £39,000 -22.00% 4
Bridgend +12 8 £36,500 -21.92% 2
Gwent - 2 £40,000 -
Newport -9 1 £37,500 -12.79%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
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Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

1 174 (64.21%) Firewall
2 162 (59.78%) Cisco Certification
3 117 (43.17%) CCNP
4 116 (42.80%) VMware
5 94 (34.69%) Windows
6 91 (33.58%) Microsoft
7 86 (31.73%) ITIL
8 85 (31.37%) CCNA
9 73 (26.94%) F5
10 70 (25.83%) Juniper
11 69 (25.46%) HP
11 69 (25.46%) CheckPoint
11 69 (25.46%) LAN
12 66 (24.35%) WAN
13 61 (22.51%) Cisco ASA
14 58 (21.40%) Active Directory
15 57 (21.03%) SAN
16 55 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 47 (17.34%) Security Cleared
18 45 (16.61%) SC Cleared
19 41 (15.13%) Internet
19 41 (15.13%) BGP
19 41 (15.13%) TCP/IP
20 39 (14.39%) MS Excel
20 39 (14.39%) MS Exchange
20 39 (14.39%) Microsoft Certification
20 39 (14.39%) Hyper-V
21 37 (13.65%) Load Balancing
22 35 (12.92%) VPN
23 34 (12.55%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 39 (14.39%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.07%) IIS
3 27 (9.96%) Lync
4 16 (5.90%) SharePoint
5 13 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (4.06%) Commerce Server
6 11 (4.06%) CMS
7 9 (3.32%) Apache
8 8 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.85%) Site Server
11 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.74%) SAS
12 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.54%) MS Office
3 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.01%) Office 365
2 11 (4.06%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 174 (64.21%) Firewall
2 69 (25.46%) LAN
3 66 (24.35%) WAN
4 61 (22.51%) Cisco ASA
5 57 (21.03%) SAN
6 41 (15.13%) Internet
6 41 (15.13%) BGP
6 41 (15.13%) TCP/IP
7 35 (12.92%) VPN
8 34 (12.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (11.07%) HSRP
9 30 (11.07%) MPLS
10 23 (8.49%) DNS
11 22 (8.12%) Cisco PIX
12 21 (7.75%) Network Security
12 21 (7.75%) NAS
12 21 (7.75%) Wireless
13 18 (6.64%) OSPF
13 18 (6.64%) VLAN
14 17 (6.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.74%) MySQL
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 28 (10.33%) Finance
2 26 (9.59%) Advertising
3 13 (4.80%) Legal
4 6 (2.21%) Retail
4 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.85%) Welsh Language
6 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (34.69%) Network Engineer
2 36 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (9.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (9.23%) Analyst
4 21 (7.75%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.38%) Consultant
6 17 (6.27%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.17%) Architect
8 13 (4.80%) Project Engineer
8 13 (4.80%) Cisco Engineer
9 11 (4.06%) Network Architect
10 10 (3.69%) Security Engineer
10 10 (3.69%) Network Team Leader
10 10 (3.69%) Team Leader
11 9 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.32%) Network Support
12 8 (2.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (2.95%) Service Desk Engineer
12 8 (2.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.95%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.43%) .NET
2 11 (4.06%) .NET Framework
3 6 (2.21%) XMPP
3 6 (2.21%) CSS
4 4 (1.48%) XML
5 2 (0.74%) WAP
6 1 (0.37%) Middleware
6 1 (0.37%) JSP
6 1 (0.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.64%) Clustering
2 12 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.48%) Statistics
3 4 (1.48%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.11%) EqualLogic
5 2 (0.74%) PKI
5 2 (0.74%) e-Health
6 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.37%) Replication
6 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 94 (34.69%) Windows
2 31 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (10.33%) Linux
4 27 (9.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (8.49%) UNIX
5 23 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.95%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.21%) AIX
8 5 (1.85%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.48%) Solaris
9 4 (1.48%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.73%) ITIL
2 37 (13.65%) Load Balancing
3 31 (11.44%) Network Design
4 18 (6.64%) Project Management
5 14 (5.17%) Network Management
6 11 (4.06%) Email Migration
7 10 (3.69%) Incident Management
7 10 (3.69%) Service Delivery
8 8 (2.95%) Capacity Management
9 6 (2.21%) Change Management
10 5 (1.85%) Problem Management
10 5 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (1.85%) Product Management
11 4 (1.48%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (1.48%) Service Management
11 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2
12 3 (1.11%) Network Architecture
13 2 (0.74%) SIEM
13 2 (0.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (0.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.23%) SQL
2 7 (2.58%) Python
2 7 (2.58%) Perl
3 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.74%) AWK
4 2 (0.74%) C
4 2 (0.74%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.37%) Java
5 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.37%) RPG
5 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 162 (59.78%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (43.17%) CCNP
3 85 (31.37%) CCNA
4 47 (17.34%) Security Cleared
5 45 (16.61%) SC Cleared
6 39 (14.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (11.07%) MCSE
8 25 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (7.01%) SAP Certification
10 16 (5.90%) JNCIS
10 16 (5.90%) CCSE
11 15 (5.54%) MCP
12 11 (4.06%) CCIP
12 11 (4.06%) Degree
13 10 (3.69%) CCIE
13 10 (3.69%) CISSP
14 9 (3.32%) CCDA
15 8 (2.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (2.95%) CCENT
16 7 (2.58%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.81%) SLA
2 20 (7.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (7.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) GxP
System Software
1 58 (21.40%) Active Directory
2 55 (20.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (14.39%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.43%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.95%) vCloud
5 8 (2.95%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.21%) vSphere
7 4 (1.48%) UAG
8 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.37%) XenApp
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
8 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.80%) NetBackup
2 10 (3.69%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (2.95%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (2.58%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (1.48%) OpenView
7 3 (1.11%) Nagios
8 2 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.37%) Netcool
9 1 (0.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.37%) OPNET
9 1 (0.37%) WSUS
9 1 (0.37%) SCOM
9 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 116 (42.80%) VMware
2 91 (33.58%) Microsoft
3 73 (26.94%) F5
4 70 (25.83%) Juniper
5 69 (25.46%) HP
5 69 (25.46%) CheckPoint
6 29 (10.70%) Dell
7 26 (9.59%) Citrix
8 20 (7.38%) SAP
9 17 (6.27%) SonicWALL
10 16 (5.90%) NetApp
11 15 (5.54%) McAfee
12 14 (5.17%) Avaya
13 12 (4.43%) IBM
14 11 (4.06%) Blue Coat
14 11 (4.06%) WatchGuard
15 10 (3.69%) SolarWinds
15 10 (3.69%) EMC
16 8 (2.95%) Aruba
16 8 (2.95%) Brocade
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + training,bonus,pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago