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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 24 10 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 92 144 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.80% 16.16% 5.16%
As % of the Vendors category 15.78% 32.58% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 130 47
Average salary £37,950 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.06%
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
583 442 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.41% 49.61% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 502 388 281
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 34 £32,000 -36.00% 9
Newport +9 23 £37,500 -9.63% 5
Caerphilly +2 13 £38,400 -10.69%
Bridgend -2 9 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Torfaen - 9 £59,000 -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 141 (65.58%) Firewall
2 118 (54.88%) Cisco Certification
3 105 (48.84%) Windows
4 83 (38.60%) CCNP
5 82 (38.14%) VMware
6 72 (33.49%) CheckPoint
7 68 (31.63%) Juniper
8 67 (31.16%) Microsoft
8 67 (31.16%) WAN
9 64 (29.77%) LAN
10 62 (28.84%) CCNA
11 56 (26.05%) Cisco ASA
12 55 (25.58%) ITIL
13 54 (25.12%) Active Directory
14 44 (20.47%) MS Exchange
15 43 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 41 (19.07%) HP
17 40 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 39 (18.14%) MS Excel
19 38 (17.67%) F5
20 37 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
21 35 (16.28%) SAN
21 35 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
22 34 (15.81%) TCP/IP
22 34 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
23 33 (15.35%) Security Cleared
23 33 (15.35%) Linux
24 32 (14.88%) VPN
24 32 (14.88%) Citrix
25 31 (14.42%) SQL Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 44 (20.47%) MS Exchange
2 30 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (9.30%) IIS
3 20 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (5.12%) Apache
7 8 (3.72%) Commerce Server
7 8 (3.72%) CMS
7 8 (3.72%) Lync
8 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.47%) SAS
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.30%) Office 365
2 5 (2.33%) PaaS
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (65.58%) Firewall
2 67 (31.16%) WAN
3 64 (29.77%) LAN
4 56 (26.05%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (16.28%) SAN
6 34 (15.81%) TCP/IP
7 32 (14.88%) VPN
8 27 (12.56%) Wireless
9 26 (12.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (11.63%) Internet
11 24 (11.16%) DNS
12 23 (10.70%) Cisco PIX
13 22 (10.23%) MPLS
14 21 (9.77%) BGP
14 21 (9.77%) VoIP
15 20 (9.30%) Network Security
16 15 (6.98%) OSPF
17 14 (6.51%) IPv6
17 14 (6.51%) DHCP
18 12 (5.58%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.33%) Big Data
2 5 (2.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (1.86%) MySQL
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (11.63%) Finance
2 24 (11.16%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.65%) Advertising
4 6 (2.79%) Legal
5 5 (2.33%) Marketing
5 5 (2.33%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (39.07%) Network Engineer
2 33 (15.35%) Senior Network Engineer
3 30 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (8.37%) Support Engineer
4 18 (8.37%) Security Engineer
5 17 (7.91%) Analyst
6 16 (7.44%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (6.51%) Architect
8 13 (6.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (5.58%) Project Engineer
9 12 (5.58%) Network Architect
10 11 (5.12%) Firewall Engineer
11 10 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (3.72%) Consultant
14 7 (3.26%) Administrator
15 6 (2.79%) Systems Administrator
15 6 (2.79%) Senior Network Architect
15 6 (2.79%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.19%) .NET
2 8 (3.72%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.86%) XMPP
4 2 (0.93%) CSS
4 2 (0.93%) LAMP
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
5 1 (0.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.05%) Clustering
2 9 (4.19%) EqualLogic
2 9 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.79%) HACMP
5 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.47%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.47%) e-Health
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 105 (48.84%) Windows
2 40 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (15.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (15.35%) Linux
6 12 (5.58%) Windows 7
7 11 (5.12%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (3.26%) AIX
11 3 (1.40%) UNIX
12 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.47%) OS/2
13 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.58%) ITIL
2 27 (12.56%) Load Balancing
3 20 (9.30%) Network Design
3 20 (9.30%) Service Delivery
4 17 (7.91%) Network Management
5 14 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.58%) Project Management
7 11 (5.12%) Change Control
8 10 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.72%) Network Architecture
10 7 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.79%) Configuration Management
11 6 (2.79%) Change Management
11 6 (2.79%) Security Architecture
11 6 (2.79%) Product Management
12 5 (2.33%) Low Latency
12 5 (2.33%) Mobile Marketing
12 5 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.33%) Resilience Testing
12 5 (2.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.56%) SQL
2 2 (0.93%) Python
2 2 (0.93%) Perl
3 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.47%) AWK
3 1 (0.47%) VB
3 1 (0.47%) C
3 1 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 118 (54.88%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (38.60%) CCNP
3 62 (28.84%) CCNA
4 43 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (15.35%) Security Cleared
6 27 (12.56%) SC Cleared
7 20 (9.30%) MCSE
8 17 (7.91%) MCITP
9 16 (7.44%) Degree
10 13 (6.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (6.05%) CCIE
11 10 (4.65%) MCP
11 10 (4.65%) JNCIS
12 9 (4.19%) CCSE
13 8 (3.72%) CCSP
13 8 (3.72%) CCSA
14 7 (3.26%) VCP5
15 6 (2.79%) IBM AIX Certification
15 6 (2.79%) RHCE
16 5 (2.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.23%) SLA
2 9 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 54 (25.12%) Active Directory
2 37 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (13.49%) Hyper-V
4 15 (6.98%) VMware ESX
5 14 (6.51%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.79%) PowerHA
7 5 (2.33%) vSphere
8 4 (1.86%) ProxySG
8 4 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.86%) XenServer
9 3 (1.40%) Firmware
10 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.12%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.40%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.40%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.93%) OpenView
4 2 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.47%) OPNET
5 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.47%) WSUS
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 82 (38.14%) VMware
2 72 (33.49%) CheckPoint
3 68 (31.63%) Juniper
4 67 (31.16%) Microsoft
5 41 (19.07%) HP
6 38 (17.67%) F5
7 32 (14.88%) Citrix
8 28 (13.02%) Blue Coat
9 25 (11.63%) McAfee
10 21 (9.77%) Dell
11 17 (7.91%) IBM
12 13 (6.05%) SonicWALL
13 11 (5.12%) Veritas
14 10 (4.65%) Red Hat
14 10 (4.65%) NetApp
14 10 (4.65%) ProCurve
15 9 (4.19%) Avaya
16 7 (3.26%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.79%) Symantec
17 6 (2.79%) Nokia
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