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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 25 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 94 119 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.78% 11.05% 12.97%
As % of the Vendors category 16.79% 22.00% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 127
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £51,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
560 541 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.36% 50.23% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 467 472 467
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -20 40 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Newport +11 23 £34,750 +5.30% 3
Caerphilly -3 15 £45,000 +36.36%
Bridgend +5 10 £37,000 -17.77%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 123 (69.49%) Firewall
2 110 (62.15%) Cisco Certification
3 81 (45.76%) Microsoft
4 76 (42.94%) CCNA
5 72 (40.68%) VMware
6 71 (40.11%) CCNP
6 71 (40.11%) Windows
7 55 (31.07%) ITIL
8 50 (28.25%) HP
9 48 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
10 46 (25.99%) Citrix
11 45 (25.42%) CheckPoint
11 45 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 42 (23.73%) Active Directory
13 40 (22.60%) MS Excel
14 39 (22.03%) MS Exchange
15 38 (21.47%) BGP
16 37 (20.90%) Dell
17 36 (20.34%) Wireless
18 34 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
19 33 (18.64%) OSPF
19 33 (18.64%) SLA
20 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2003
20 32 (18.08%) Hyper-V
21 31 (17.51%) LAN
21 31 (17.51%) WAN
22 30 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
22 30 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
23 28 (15.82%) Security Cleared
24 27 (15.25%) VRRP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 39 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (6.21%) IIS
6 10 (5.65%) Lync
7 7 (3.95%) CMS
7 7 (3.95%) Commerce Server
8 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (2.82%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.69%) Apache
10 2 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.13%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (22.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.08%) MS Office
3 6 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (2.26%) PaaS
3 3 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (69.49%) Firewall
2 48 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (21.47%) BGP
4 36 (20.34%) Wireless
5 33 (18.64%) OSPF
6 31 (17.51%) LAN
6 31 (17.51%) WAN
7 30 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 27 (15.25%) VRRP
9 24 (13.56%) VLAN
10 22 (12.43%) Internet
11 21 (11.86%) HSRP
12 19 (10.73%) Network Security
13 17 (9.60%) EIGRP
14 16 (9.04%) SAN
14 16 (9.04%) MPLS
15 15 (8.47%) RIP
15 15 (8.47%) Cisco PIX
16 14 (7.91%) IPv6
17 13 (7.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) MySQL
3 4 (2.26%) Big Data
3 4 (2.26%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (7.91%) Telecoms
1 14 (7.91%) Back Office
2 13 (7.34%) Finance
3 5 (2.82%) Marketing
4 4 (2.26%) Advertising
5 2 (1.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (41.81%) Network Engineer
2 33 (18.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.30%) Project Engineer
5 18 (10.17%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.47%) Architect
6 15 (8.47%) Network Architect
7 12 (6.78%) Security Engineer
8 11 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (5.65%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (5.08%) Analyst
11 8 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Technical Support
12 6 (3.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) NOC Engineer
12 6 (3.39%) Senior NOC Engineer
13 5 (2.82%) 1st Line Support
14 4 (2.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 4 (2.26%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.21%) CSS
2 9 (5.08%) .NET
3 7 (3.95%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.69%) COM
5 1 (0.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (6.78%) EqualLogic
3 11 (6.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.26%) PDA
6 4 (2.26%) Statistics
6 4 (2.26%) Clustering
7 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 71 (40.11%) Windows
2 34 (19.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (18.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.86%) Linux
6 15 (8.47%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.26%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.26%) UNIX
7 4 (2.26%) Solaris
8 3 (1.69%) AIX
9 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.56%) CentOS
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.07%) ITIL
2 22 (12.43%) Service Delivery
3 21 (11.86%) Network Management
4 20 (11.30%) Load Balancing
5 18 (10.17%) Project Management
6 16 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.65%) Product Management
8 7 (3.95%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.82%) Change Control
9 5 (2.82%) Logistics
9 5 (2.82%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.82%) Service Management
9 5 (2.82%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.26%) Server Building
10 4 (2.26%) Mobile Marketing
10 4 (2.26%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.26%) Resilience Testing
10 4 (2.26%) Low Latency
10 4 (2.26%) Change Management
10 4 (2.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.34%) SQL
2 6 (3.39%) PHP
2 6 (3.39%) C#
3 1 (0.56%) Python
3 1 (0.56%) Java
3 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 110 (62.15%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (42.94%) CCNA
3 71 (40.11%) CCNP
4 45 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (15.82%) Security Cleared
6 25 (14.12%) MCSE
7 24 (13.56%) SC Cleared
7 24 (13.56%) MCITP
8 14 (7.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 12 (6.78%) SAP Certification
10 11 (6.21%) MCSA
11 8 (4.52%) MCP
12 7 (3.95%) VCP5
12 7 (3.95%) Degree
12 7 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (2.26%) CCIE
14 2 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.13%) MCTS
14 2 (1.13%) CCENT
15 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.64%) SLA
2 15 (8.47%) ISO 9001
2 15 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 32 (18.08%) Hyper-V
3 20 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.82%) Firmware
4 5 (2.82%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.82%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.26%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) XenServer
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.39%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.82%) OpenView
3 4 (2.26%) Ansible
3 4 (2.26%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.26%) Puppet
3 4 (2.26%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.13%) WSUS
5 2 (1.13%) SCCM
6 1 (0.56%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 81 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 72 (40.68%) VMware
3 50 (28.25%) HP
4 46 (25.99%) Citrix
5 45 (25.42%) CheckPoint
6 37 (20.90%) Dell
7 25 (14.12%) F5
8 17 (9.60%) Juniper
8 17 (9.60%) SonicWALL
9 15 (8.47%) WatchGuard
10 14 (7.91%) ProCurve
11 12 (6.78%) SAP
12 11 (6.21%) Nokia
13 9 (5.08%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.08%) Blue Coat
13 9 (5.08%) IBM
14 8 (4.52%) Veritas
15 6 (3.39%) Symantec
15 6 (3.39%) Avaya
16 5 (2.82%) Oracle
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