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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 12 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 152 181 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.71% 15.55% 9.65%
As % of the Vendors category 28.63% 36.06% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 144 167 77
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,600 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
531 502 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.88% 43.13% 48.58%
Number of salaries quoted 491 439 384
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 0 81 £37,500 - 11
Bridgend +18 14 £36,500 -23.15% 1
Caerphilly -6 13 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Newport 0 3 £27,500 -7.23% 3
Torfaen - 2 £40,000 -
Gwent - 1 - -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 177 (65.31%) Firewall
2 159 (58.67%) Cisco Certification
3 118 (43.54%) CCNP
4 107 (39.48%) VMware
5 99 (36.53%) Windows
6 86 (31.73%) Microsoft
7 81 (29.89%) CCNA
8 78 (28.78%) ITIL
8 78 (28.78%) Juniper
9 77 (28.41%) CheckPoint
10 75 (27.68%) LAN
11 72 (26.57%) WAN
12 71 (26.20%) F5
13 63 (23.25%) Cisco ASA
14 62 (22.88%) HP
15 57 (21.03%) Active Directory
16 55 (20.30%) SAN
17 48 (17.71%) Security Cleared
18 46 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 46 (16.97%) SC Cleared
19 44 (16.24%) MS Excel
20 42 (15.50%) BGP
21 41 (15.13%) TCP/IP
22 40 (14.76%) Load Balancing
23 39 (14.39%) Microsoft Certification
24 38 (14.02%) Internet
24 38 (14.02%) MS Exchange
25 37 (13.65%) SLA
26 36 (13.28%) Hyper-V
27 34 (12.55%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 38 (14.02%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.07%) IIS
3 27 (9.96%) Lync
4 18 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.17%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.06%) Commerce Server
7 11 (4.06%) CMS
8 10 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (3.69%) Apache
9 5 (1.85%) Site Server
9 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.37%) SAS
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
Applications
1 44 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.90%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.75%) Office 365
2 9 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 177 (65.31%) Firewall
2 75 (27.68%) LAN
3 72 (26.57%) WAN
4 63 (23.25%) Cisco ASA
5 55 (20.30%) SAN
6 42 (15.50%) BGP
7 41 (15.13%) TCP/IP
8 38 (14.02%) Internet
9 34 (12.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 31 (11.44%) VPN
11 30 (11.07%) MPLS
12 26 (9.59%) HSRP
12 26 (9.59%) Cisco PIX
13 25 (9.23%) DNS
14 23 (8.49%) Network Security
14 23 (8.49%) Wireless
14 23 (8.49%) NAS
15 20 (7.38%) OSPF
16 18 (6.64%) VoIP
16 18 (6.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.74%) MySQL
3 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (9.23%) Advertising
2 23 (8.49%) Finance
3 15 (5.54%) Legal
4 8 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.21%) Retail
5 6 (2.21%) Welsh Language
6 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (35.79%) Network Engineer
2 33 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (10.70%) Analyst
4 27 (9.96%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (8.49%) Support Engineer
6 22 (8.12%) Consultant
7 17 (6.27%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.17%) Security Engineer
9 13 (4.80%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (4.06%) Project Engineer
11 11 (4.06%) Architect
12 10 (3.69%) Cisco Engineer
12 10 (3.69%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.69%) Network Team Leader
13 9 (3.32%) Network Architect
13 9 (3.32%) Network Support
13 9 (3.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.06%) .NET
1 11 (4.06%) .NET Framework
2 10 (3.69%) XMPP
3 7 (2.58%) CSS
4 3 (1.11%) XML
5 1 (0.37%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.01%) Clustering
2 12 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.48%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.11%) Statistics
4 3 (1.11%) EqualLogic
5 2 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.37%) e-Health
6 1 (0.37%) HACMP
6 1 (0.37%) Replication
6 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 99 (36.53%) Windows
2 33 (12.18%) Linux
3 32 (11.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (11.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.75%) UNIX
7 10 (3.69%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.95%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.21%) AIX
9 6 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.48%) Solaris
10 4 (1.48%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (28.78%) ITIL
2 40 (14.76%) Load Balancing
3 31 (11.44%) Network Design
4 16 (5.90%) Project Management
5 15 (5.54%) Incident Management
6 14 (5.17%) Network Management
7 10 (3.69%) Service Delivery
8 8 (2.95%) Change Management
8 8 (2.95%) Capacity Management
8 8 (2.95%) Email Migration
9 6 (2.21%) Product Management
9 6 (2.21%) Problem Management
10 5 (1.85%) PRINCE2
11 4 (1.48%) Service Management
11 4 (1.48%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (1.11%) Protective Monitoring
12 3 (1.11%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (1.11%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (1.11%) Time Management
12 3 (1.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.96%) SQL
2 7 (2.58%) Python
2 7 (2.58%) Perl
3 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.11%) C
4 2 (0.74%) AWK
4 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.37%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 159 (58.67%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (43.54%) CCNP
3 81 (29.89%) CCNA
4 48 (17.71%) Security Cleared
5 46 (16.97%) SC Cleared
6 39 (14.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (9.96%) MCSE
8 20 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (7.01%) JNCIS
9 19 (7.01%) CCSE
10 15 (5.54%) MCP
11 14 (5.17%) SAP Certification
12 13 (4.80%) CISSP
13 11 (4.06%) CCDA
13 11 (4.06%) CCIP
13 11 (4.06%) CCIE
13 11 (4.06%) Degree
14 9 (3.32%) JNCIE
14 9 (3.32%) JNCIA
14 9 (3.32%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (13.65%) SLA
2 15 (5.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.74%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) GxP
System Software
1 57 (21.03%) Active Directory
2 46 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.28%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.80%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.06%) Terminal Services
6 8 (2.95%) vCloud
7 5 (1.85%) vSphere
8 4 (1.48%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.74%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.37%) XenApp
10 1 (0.37%) XenServer
10 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.37%) UAG
10 1 (0.37%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 11 (4.06%) NetBackup
2 10 (3.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.95%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (2.21%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.11%) Nagios
8 2 (0.74%) OpenView
8 2 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.74%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.37%) SCOM
9 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.37%) WSUS
9 1 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.37%) OPNET
9 1 (0.37%) Netcool
9 1 (0.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 107 (39.48%) VMware
2 86 (31.73%) Microsoft
3 78 (28.78%) Juniper
4 77 (28.41%) CheckPoint
5 71 (26.20%) F5
6 62 (22.88%) HP
7 28 (10.33%) Dell
8 24 (8.86%) McAfee
9 20 (7.38%) Citrix
10 19 (7.01%) Blue Coat
11 18 (6.64%) Avaya
12 16 (5.90%) NetApp
12 16 (5.90%) SonicWALL
13 15 (5.54%) SAP
14 13 (4.80%) IBM
15 10 (3.69%) Tandberg
16 9 (3.32%) WatchGuard
16 9 (3.32%) SolarWinds
16 9 (3.32%) Aruba
16 9 (3.32%) Websense
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £50000 per annum - bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 45000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago