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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 17 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 95 137 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.44% 12.62% 7.86%
As % of the Vendors category 18.45% 26.92% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 85 123 68
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
515 509 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.78% 46.87% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 467 451 292
Average salary £35,250 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,825 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 -1 50 £32,000 -28.88% 11
Newport 0 13 £37,500 - 1
Bridgend +2 9 £45,000 -20.00%
Caerphilly -2 7 £38,400 +0.39% 1
Torfaen - 6 £37,500 - 1
Glamorgan -2 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £21,500 -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 151 (63.45%) Firewall
2 130 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
3 115 (48.32%) Windows
4 96 (40.34%) VMware
5 86 (36.13%) CCNP
6 79 (33.19%) CheckPoint
7 73 (30.67%) LAN
8 72 (30.25%) WAN
8 72 (30.25%) Microsoft
9 71 (29.83%) Juniper
10 66 (27.73%) CCNA
11 62 (26.05%) ITIL
12 61 (25.63%) Cisco ASA
13 53 (22.27%) MS Exchange
13 53 (22.27%) Active Directory
14 49 (20.59%) F5
15 43 (18.07%) MS Excel
15 43 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
16 42 (17.65%) SAN
16 42 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 41 (17.23%) TCP/IP
17 41 (17.23%) VPN
18 40 (16.81%) HP
19 39 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
20 37 (15.55%) Windows Server 2003
21 36 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
22 35 (14.71%) Linux
23 34 (14.29%) Load Balancing
24 31 (13.03%) Cisco PIX
24 31 (13.03%) Security Cleared

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 53 (22.27%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 22 (9.24%) IIS
6 12 (5.04%) Apache
6 12 (5.04%) Lync
7 10 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (2.52%) Commerce Server
8 6 (2.52%) CMS
9 5 (2.10%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.42%) JBoss
11 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.04%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.34%) Office 365
2 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (63.45%) Firewall
2 73 (30.67%) LAN
3 72 (30.25%) WAN
4 61 (25.63%) Cisco ASA
5 42 (17.65%) SAN
6 41 (17.23%) TCP/IP
6 41 (17.23%) VPN
7 31 (13.03%) Cisco PIX
8 28 (11.76%) Wireless
8 28 (11.76%) BGP
9 27 (11.34%) Internet
10 25 (10.50%) MPLS
11 24 (10.08%) DNS
11 24 (10.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (8.82%) VoIP
13 20 (8.40%) OSPF
14 17 (7.14%) Network Security
14 17 (7.14%) NAS
15 16 (6.72%) DHCP
16 12 (5.04%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.10%) MySQL
3 2 (0.84%) Big Data
3 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (8.82%) Finance
2 20 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.78%) Advertising
4 7 (2.94%) Legal
4 7 (2.94%) Welsh Language
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 83 (34.87%) Network Engineer
2 38 (15.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (13.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 25 (10.50%) Support Engineer
5 17 (7.14%) Analyst
6 15 (6.30%) Architect
7 14 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (5.46%) Network Architect
9 12 (5.04%) Security Engineer
9 12 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (5.04%) Consultant
9 12 (5.04%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.20%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.20%) Firewall Engineer
11 7 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 7 (2.94%) Administrator
11 7 (2.94%) Data Consultant
12 6 (2.52%) Senior Architect
12 6 (2.52%) AIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) XMPP
2 7 (2.94%) .NET
2 7 (2.94%) CSS
3 6 (2.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.42%) LAMP
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.56%) Clustering
2 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.52%) HACMP
3 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.10%) EqualLogic
5 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.42%) Statistics
7 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.42%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 115 (48.32%) Windows
2 42 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (15.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (14.71%) Linux
6 13 (5.46%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.04%) Windows XP
8 10 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.94%) AIX
10 5 (2.10%) UNIX
11 4 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.42%) Solaris
12 1 (0.42%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (26.05%) ITIL
2 34 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 24 (10.08%) Network Design
4 19 (7.98%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (7.98%) Network Management
5 17 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.04%) Incident Management
7 10 (4.20%) Change Management
8 9 (3.78%) Change Control
9 8 (3.36%) Project Management
10 7 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.52%) Security Architecture
11 6 (2.52%) Problem Management
11 6 (2.52%) Capacity Management
11 6 (2.52%) Resilience Testing
12 5 (2.10%) Time Management
12 5 (2.10%) Network Architecture
12 5 (2.10%) Product Management
13 4 (1.68%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.61%) SQL
2 4 (1.68%) Python
2 4 (1.68%) Perl
3 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.84%) AWK
4 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.42%) VB
4 1 (0.42%) C
4 1 (0.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 130 (54.62%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (36.13%) CCNP
3 66 (27.73%) CCNA
4 43 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (13.03%) Security Cleared
6 28 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 22 (9.24%) MCSE
8 19 (7.98%) CCIE
9 18 (7.56%) Degree
10 14 (5.88%) MCITP
11 13 (5.46%) CCSE
11 13 (5.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (5.46%) JNCIS
12 10 (4.20%) MCP
13 9 (3.78%) SAP Certification
14 8 (3.36%) CCSP
14 8 (3.36%) CCSA
15 6 (2.52%) RHCE
15 6 (2.52%) IBM AIX Certification
16 5 (2.10%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.34%) SLA
2 14 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.20%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 53 (22.27%) Active Directory
2 36 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.92%) Hyper-V
4 22 (9.24%) VMware ESX
5 19 (7.98%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.52%) PowerHA
7 5 (2.10%) vSphere
8 4 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.68%) XenServer
8 4 (1.68%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.26%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.26%) Firmware
10 2 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.78%) NetBackup
2 8 (3.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.10%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.26%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.26%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.42%) OpenView
5 1 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.42%) Puppet
5 1 (0.42%) WSUS
5 1 (0.42%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.42%) Nagios
5 1 (0.42%) OPNET
Vendors
1 96 (40.34%) VMware
2 79 (33.19%) CheckPoint
3 72 (30.25%) Microsoft
4 71 (29.83%) Juniper
5 49 (20.59%) F5
6 40 (16.81%) HP
7 28 (11.76%) Blue Coat
8 26 (10.92%) McAfee
9 24 (10.08%) Citrix
10 15 (6.30%) Avaya
10 15 (6.30%) Dell
11 14 (5.88%) IBM
12 13 (5.46%) NetApp
13 12 (5.04%) SonicWALL
14 11 (4.62%) Veritas
14 11 (4.62%) Red Hat
15 10 (4.20%) ProCurve
16 9 (3.78%) SAP
17 8 (3.36%) Tandberg
18 7 (2.94%) Nokia
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