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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 19 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 105 145 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.71% 14.47% 9.85%
As % of the Vendors category 17.83% 28.27% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 83 129 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £52,500 £55,000
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
589 513 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.84% 51.20% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 480 428 435
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -15 42 £37,000 +1.36% 3
Newport +10 26 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Caerphilly -5 18 £53,750 +62.87% 2
Bridgend 0 10 £41,500 -27.19% 3
Glamorgan - 4 £35,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 131 (66.50%) Firewall
2 120 (60.91%) Cisco Certification
3 88 (44.67%) Windows
4 84 (42.64%) CCNP
5 81 (41.12%) Microsoft
6 80 (40.61%) CCNA
7 77 (39.09%) VMware
8 59 (29.95%) CheckPoint
9 58 (29.44%) Cisco ASA
10 54 (27.41%) ITIL
11 52 (26.40%) Active Directory
12 51 (25.89%) Citrix
13 50 (25.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 50 (25.38%) WAN
14 49 (24.87%) HP
15 47 (23.86%) LAN
15 47 (23.86%) MS Exchange
16 41 (20.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
18 36 (18.27%) MS Excel
18 36 (18.27%) F5
19 35 (17.77%) Hyper-V
19 35 (17.77%) Dell
19 35 (17.77%) Juniper
20 34 (17.26%) BGP
21 33 (16.75%) Wireless
21 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (16.24%) Cisco Nexus
22 32 (16.24%) Security Cleared
23 30 (15.23%) SLA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (23.86%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (9.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (8.12%) IIS
6 11 (5.58%) Lync
7 8 (4.06%) CMS
7 8 (4.06%) Commerce Server
8 7 (3.55%) Apache
9 6 (3.05%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.02%) IBM Notes
12 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.57%) Office 365
3 5 (2.54%) PaaS
4 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.02%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (66.50%) Firewall
2 58 (29.44%) Cisco ASA
3 50 (25.38%) WAN
4 47 (23.86%) LAN
5 34 (17.26%) BGP
6 33 (16.75%) Wireless
7 32 (16.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 28 (14.21%) OSPF
9 24 (12.18%) MPLS
9 24 (12.18%) Cisco PIX
10 23 (11.68%) Network Security
11 22 (11.17%) TCP/IP
12 21 (10.66%) VLAN
13 20 (10.15%) SAN
14 19 (9.64%) VRRP
15 18 (9.14%) HSRP
15 18 (9.14%) Internet
16 17 (8.63%) VPN
17 16 (8.12%) IPv6
18 15 (7.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.06%) MySQL
3 5 (2.54%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.54%) Big Data
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (10.15%) Finance
2 12 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.05%) Back Office
3 6 (3.05%) Advertising
3 6 (3.05%) Marketing
4 3 (1.52%) Welsh Language
4 3 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (45.18%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 25 (12.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.15%) Project Engineer
5 18 (9.14%) Support Engineer
6 17 (8.63%) Architect
6 17 (8.63%) Security Engineer
6 17 (8.63%) Network Architect
7 15 (7.61%) Network Security Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Analyst
9 11 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (3.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (2.54%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (2.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 5 (2.54%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (2.54%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.03%) Server Support
12 4 (2.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.08%) .NET
2 8 (4.06%) .NET Framework
3 7 (3.55%) CSS
4 3 (1.52%) COM
5 2 (1.02%) LAMP
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.58%) EqualLogic
2 11 (5.58%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.54%) Clustering
5 4 (2.03%) PDA
6 3 (1.52%) Statistics
6 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.51%) e-Health
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 88 (44.67%) Windows
2 41 (20.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (12.18%) Linux
6 16 (8.12%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (3.55%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.03%) UNIX
9 4 (2.03%) Solaris
10 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.51%) CentOS
11 1 (0.51%) AIX
11 1 (0.51%) OS/2
11 1 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.41%) ITIL
2 27 (13.71%) Load Balancing
3 26 (13.20%) Service Delivery
4 22 (11.17%) Network Management
5 19 (9.64%) Project Management
6 17 (8.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.09%) Network Design
8 10 (5.08%) Product Management
9 9 (4.57%) Change Control
10 8 (4.06%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.05%) E-Commerce
12 5 (2.54%) Change Management
12 5 (2.54%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (2.54%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.54%) Mobile Marketing
12 5 (2.54%) Low Latency
12 5 (2.54%) Network Architecture
13 4 (2.03%) Resilience Testing
13 4 (2.03%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.14%) SQL
2 1 (0.51%) Python
2 1 (0.51%) AWK
2 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.51%) C#
2 1 (0.51%) Java
2 1 (0.51%) Perl
2 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 120 (60.91%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (42.64%) CCNP
3 80 (40.61%) CCNA
4 50 (25.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (16.24%) Security Cleared
6 28 (14.21%) MCSE
7 27 (13.71%) SC Cleared
8 26 (13.20%) MCITP
9 12 (6.09%) SAP Certification
10 11 (5.58%) MCSA
11 10 (5.08%) MCP
11 10 (5.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (3.55%) VCP5
12 7 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (3.55%) JNCIS
13 6 (3.05%) CCSE
13 6 (3.05%) CCIE
14 4 (2.03%) CCSA
15 3 (1.52%) CCENT
16 2 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.23%) SLA
2 16 (8.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (7.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 52 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 35 (17.77%) Hyper-V
3 27 (13.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.55%) vSphere
4 7 (3.55%) Terminal Services
4 7 (3.55%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.05%) Firmware
6 5 (2.54%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.03%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.52%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.52%) XenServer
9 2 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.05%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.05%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (2.03%) Puppet
2 4 (2.03%) Ansible
2 4 (2.03%) OpenView
2 4 (2.03%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.02%) WSUS
4 2 (1.02%) SCCM
5 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 81 (41.12%) Microsoft
2 77 (39.09%) VMware
3 59 (29.95%) CheckPoint
4 51 (25.89%) Citrix
5 49 (24.87%) HP
6 36 (18.27%) F5
7 35 (17.77%) Dell
7 35 (17.77%) Juniper
8 22 (11.17%) SonicWALL
9 21 (10.66%) Blue Coat
10 15 (7.61%) WatchGuard
10 15 (7.61%) Nokia
11 12 (6.09%) SAP
11 12 (6.09%) SolarWinds
12 11 (5.58%) IBM
12 11 (5.58%) McAfee
13 9 (4.57%) ProCurve
14 8 (4.06%) Red Hat
14 8 (4.06%) Veritas
15 6 (3.05%) Avaya
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