The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 22 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 102 150 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.51% 16.32% 8.12%
As % of the Vendors category 16.61% 31.32% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 135 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,850 £57,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Cisco
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
614 479 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.21% 52.12% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 501 403 364
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Cardiff -22 39 £36,000 -2.70% 5
Newport +9 28 £38,750 +17.42% 3
Caerphilly -2 16 £62,500 +45.34% 2
Bridgend -3 10 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Glamorgan - 4 £35,000 - 1
Torfaen - 2 £62,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - - 1
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 126 (64.95%) Firewall
2 108 (55.67%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (49.48%) Windows
4 80 (41.24%) VMware
5 75 (38.66%) Microsoft
6 73 (37.63%) CCNP
7 72 (37.11%) CCNA
8 58 (29.90%) CheckPoint
9 56 (28.87%) WAN
10 55 (28.35%) Active Directory
10 55 (28.35%) Cisco ASA
11 53 (27.32%) LAN
11 53 (27.32%) ITIL
12 51 (26.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 49 (25.26%) Citrix
14 48 (24.74%) MS Exchange
15 46 (23.71%) HP
16 40 (20.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 39 (20.10%) MS Excel
17 39 (20.10%) Juniper
18 38 (19.59%) Windows Server 2003
19 34 (17.53%) Hyper-V
20 33 (17.01%) F5
21 32 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
22 31 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
23 30 (15.46%) Security Cleared
23 30 (15.46%) Dell
24 28 (14.43%) MCSE
24 28 (14.43%) Cisco Nexus
25 27 (13.92%) SQL Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 48 (24.74%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (10.31%) IIS
4 18 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.64%) Apache
6 8 (4.12%) Commerce Server
6 8 (4.12%) CMS
7 7 (3.61%) Lync
8 6 (3.09%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.03%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (20.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.19%) Office 365
2 5 (2.58%) PaaS
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (64.95%) Firewall
2 56 (28.87%) WAN
3 55 (28.35%) Cisco ASA
4 53 (27.32%) LAN
5 28 (14.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (13.92%) SAN
6 27 (13.92%) BGP
7 26 (13.40%) Wireless
8 22 (11.34%) TCP/IP
9 21 (10.82%) MPLS
9 21 (10.82%) OSPF
9 21 (10.82%) Cisco PIX
10 19 (9.79%) Network Security
10 19 (9.79%) VPN
11 18 (9.28%) Internet
12 17 (8.76%) VLAN
12 17 (8.76%) DNS
13 16 (8.25%) VRRP
14 15 (7.73%) IPv6
14 15 (7.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.58%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.58%) Big Data
2 5 (2.58%) MySQL
3 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 12 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.09%) Advertising
3 6 (3.09%) Marketing
4 5 (2.58%) Back Office
5 3 (1.55%) Legal
5 3 (1.55%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (39.69%) Network Engineer
2 32 (16.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 29 (14.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (9.79%) Project Engineer
5 17 (8.76%) Security Engineer
6 16 (8.25%) Support Engineer
6 16 (8.25%) Architect
7 15 (7.73%) Network Security Engineer
8 14 (7.22%) Analyst
8 14 (7.22%) Network Architect
9 11 (5.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (4.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.09%) Administrator
11 6 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (3.09%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (2.58%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (2.58%) Support Analyst
13 4 (2.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.67%) .NET
2 8 (4.12%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.06%) CSS
4 3 (1.55%) COM
5 2 (1.03%) LAMP
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.67%) EqualLogic
3 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.12%) Clustering
6 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.03%) HACMP
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.52%) e-Health
8 1 (0.52%) PDA
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 96 (49.48%) Windows
2 40 (20.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (19.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (12.89%) Linux
6 14 (7.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (4.64%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.12%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.03%) AIX
10 2 (1.03%) Solaris
10 2 (1.03%) UNIX
11 1 (0.52%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (27.32%) ITIL
2 25 (12.89%) Load Balancing
3 24 (12.37%) Service Delivery
4 20 (10.31%) Project Management
5 17 (8.76%) Network Management
6 13 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (6.70%) Network Design
7 9 (4.64%) Change Control
8 8 (4.12%) Product Management
9 7 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.61%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.09%) Network Architecture
10 6 (3.09%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.58%) Mobile Marketing
11 5 (2.58%) Low Latency
11 5 (2.58%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.06%) Resilience Testing
13 3 (1.55%) Line Management
13 3 (1.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.82%) SQL
2 2 (1.03%) Perl
2 2 (1.03%) Python
3 1 (0.52%) AWK
3 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.52%) PHP
3 1 (0.52%) C#
3 1 (0.52%) Java
3 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 108 (55.67%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (37.63%) CCNP
3 72 (37.11%) CCNA
4 51 (26.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (15.46%) Security Cleared
6 28 (14.43%) MCSE
7 27 (13.92%) MCITP
8 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
9 11 (5.67%) MCP
10 9 (4.64%) MCSA
10 9 (4.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (4.12%) Degree
11 8 (4.12%) JNCIS
11 8 (4.12%) SAP Certification
12 7 (3.61%) CCIE
12 7 (3.61%) CCSE
12 7 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (3.61%) VCP5
13 4 (2.06%) CCSA
14 3 (1.55%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.40%) SLA
2 11 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 55 (28.35%) Active Directory
2 34 (17.53%) Hyper-V
3 31 (15.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.15%) Terminal Services
4 10 (5.15%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.12%) vSphere
6 4 (2.06%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.06%) Firmware
7 3 (1.55%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.55%) XenServer
8 2 (1.03%) PowerHA
8 2 (1.03%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.09%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.58%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.55%) WSUS
4 2 (1.03%) SCCM
4 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.03%) Puppet
4 2 (1.03%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.03%) Ansible
4 2 (1.03%) OpenView
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.52%) OPNET
5 1 (0.52%) Nagios
5 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (41.24%) VMware
2 75 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 58 (29.90%) CheckPoint
4 49 (25.26%) Citrix
5 46 (23.71%) HP
6 39 (20.10%) Juniper
7 33 (17.01%) F5
8 30 (15.46%) Dell
9 22 (11.34%) Blue Coat
10 18 (9.28%) SonicWALL
11 14 (7.22%) WatchGuard
12 12 (6.19%) McAfee
12 12 (6.19%) Nokia
13 11 (5.67%) IBM
13 11 (5.67%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.12%) Veritas
14 8 (4.12%) SAP
15 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
15 7 (3.61%) Symantec
16 6 (3.09%) NetApp
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Linc Cymru
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + On Call Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Velindre
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £225pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 25 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £300pm on call, 25 days a/l, pension
Posted: 25 days ago