The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 56 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 270 247 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.59% 4.02% 4.60%
As % of the Vendors category 10.44% 9.52% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 189 199 209
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Cisco
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2585 2594 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.99% 42.21% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 2067 1954
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cisco
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the South West region.

Cisco Salary Trend in the South West

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the South West

Cisco
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Wiltshire -1 88 £45,000 +7.14% 9
Bristol -23 52 £36,000 -4.00% 7
Gloucestershire -2 47 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Devon 0 35 £34,500 -13.20%
Dorset +17 33 £32,500 - 2
Somerset +21 19 £31,500 +8.62% 3
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 271 (43.43%) Firewall
2 258 (41.35%) VMware
3 249 (39.90%) Windows
4 241 (38.62%) Cisco Certification
5 178 (28.53%) Microsoft
6 160 (25.64%) ITIL
7 158 (25.32%) CCNA
8 157 (25.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 156 (25.00%) Linux
10 151 (24.20%) LAN
11 146 (23.40%) WAN
12 144 (23.08%) Juniper
13 133 (21.31%) Active Directory
14 132 (21.15%) TCP/IP
15 121 (19.39%) CCNP
16 118 (18.91%) VPN
17 115 (18.43%) Data Centre
18 111 (17.79%) Security Cleared
19 104 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 104 (16.67%) Citrix
20 98 (15.71%) DNS
21 87 (13.94%) MPLS
22 82 (13.14%) IBM
23 79 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
24 76 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
25 75 (12.02%) CheckPoint
26 73 (11.70%) MS Excel
27 71 (11.38%) MS Exchange
28 67 (10.74%) Finance
29 66 (10.58%) SLA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 71 (11.38%) MS Exchange
2 32 (5.13%) IIS
3 23 (3.69%) Lync
4 15 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.44%) Apache
7 9 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.48%) SAS
10 3 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 2 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.32%) Confluence
12 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.16%) OnBase
12 1 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 73 (11.70%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.65%) MS Office
3 10 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.37%) Office 365
2 15 (2.40%) PaaS
3 3 (0.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 271 (43.43%) Firewall
2 151 (24.20%) LAN
3 146 (23.40%) WAN
4 132 (21.15%) TCP/IP
5 118 (18.91%) VPN
6 98 (15.71%) DNS
7 87 (13.94%) MPLS
8 79 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
9 65 (10.42%) Wireless
10 63 (10.10%) Cisco Nexus
11 50 (8.01%) DHCP
12 49 (7.85%) BGP
13 46 (7.37%) EIGRP
13 46 (7.37%) Network Security
14 40 (6.41%) VoIP
15 39 (6.25%) SAN
16 36 (5.77%) WLAN
17 32 (5.13%) VLAN
18 29 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
19 22 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.81%) Oracle Database
3 15 (2.40%) Hadoop
4 11 (1.76%) MySQL
5 10 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.64%) MS Access
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.16%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 15 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (1.28%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.12%) Maven
6 6 (0.96%) JIRA
7 5 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (0.80%) Gradle
8 2 (0.32%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.16%) MSI
General
1 67 (10.74%) Finance
2 41 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 39 (6.25%) Games
4 16 (2.56%) Electronics
5 15 (2.40%) Banking
6 14 (2.24%) Military
7 11 (1.76%) Retail
7 11 (1.76%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.60%) Advertising
9 8 (1.28%) Local Government
10 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.80%) Marketing
12 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.48%) Law
12 3 (0.48%) Legal
13 2 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 74 (11.86%) Analyst
3 69 (11.06%) Support Engineer
4 53 (8.49%) Architect
4 53 (8.49%) Administrator
5 40 (6.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (6.41%) Consultant
6 38 (6.09%) Network Analyst
7 35 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
8 30 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
9 20 (3.21%) Network Consultant
9 20 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
10 19 (3.04%) Developer
10 19 (3.04%) Software Developer
10 19 (3.04%) Team Leader
11 17 (2.72%) Technical Leader
12 16 (2.56%) Network Team Leader
12 16 (2.56%) Network Architect
12 16 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.65%) Web Services
2 20 (3.21%) Software Packaging
3 17 (2.72%) LAMP
4 15 (2.40%) CGI
5 14 (2.24%) XML
6 13 (2.08%) RESTful
7 11 (1.76%) Middleware
8 8 (1.28%) .NET
9 4 (0.64%) Qt
9 4 (0.64%) JSON
10 3 (0.48%) HTML
10 3 (0.48%) COM
10 3 (0.48%) EDI
11 2 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.32%) Spring
11 2 (0.32%) HTML5
11 2 (0.32%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Camel
12 1 (0.16%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 115 (18.43%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.65%) Management Information System
3 52 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 19 (3.04%) Clustering
5 19 (3.04%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (2.24%) EMC VNX
6 14 (2.24%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.24%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.76%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.76%) Online Banking
8 6 (0.96%) Thin Client
8 6 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 5 (0.80%) AS400
9 5 (0.80%) iSeries
9 5 (0.80%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.48%) FMCG
10 3 (0.48%) iPhone
10 3 (0.48%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 249 (39.90%) Windows
2 156 (25.00%) Linux
3 76 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.33%) Windows 7
7 21 (3.37%) UNIX
8 15 (2.40%) Windows XP
8 15 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (1.76%) CentOS
10 9 (1.44%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.28%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.64%) Solaris
12 4 (0.64%) Android
13 2 (0.32%) AIX
13 2 (0.32%) HPUX
13 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (25.64%) ITIL
2 58 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (8.97%) Change Management
4 51 (8.17%) Project Management
5 45 (7.21%) Service Management
6 41 (6.57%) Configuration Management
7 40 (6.41%) Incident Management
8 34 (5.45%) Network Design
9 33 (5.29%) Technical Architecture
9 33 (5.29%) Service Delivery
9 33 (5.29%) SDLC
10 27 (4.33%) Network Monitoring
11 26 (4.17%) Time Management
12 25 (4.01%) Line Management
12 25 (4.01%) Migration
13 24 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (3.37%) Load Balancing
15 20 (3.21%) Waterfall
16 17 (2.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.57%) SQL
2 35 (5.61%) Java
3 32 (5.13%) Python
4 29 (4.65%) Perl
5 26 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 23 (3.69%) PHP
6 23 (3.69%) Shell Script
7 17 (2.72%) C
8 12 (1.92%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.60%) C++
10 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.48%) Fortran
12 2 (0.32%) Ruby
12 2 (0.32%) VB
13 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 241 (38.62%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (25.32%) CCNA
3 121 (19.39%) CCNP
4 111 (17.79%) Security Cleared
5 104 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 63 (10.10%) MCSE
7 57 (9.13%) SC Cleared
8 56 (8.97%) Degree
9 38 (6.09%) MCSA
10 22 (3.53%) MCITP
10 22 (3.53%) DV Cleared
11 20 (3.21%) CCIE
12 18 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (2.56%) MCP
13 16 (2.56%) CCDP
14 14 (2.24%) CCSA
14 14 (2.24%) CCSE
15 8 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.12%) JNCIS
16 7 (1.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.58%) SLA
2 12 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.12%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 157 (25.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 133 (21.31%) Active Directory
3 40 (6.41%) XenApp
4 39 (6.25%) vSphere
5 35 (5.61%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 19 (3.04%) KVM
7 14 (2.24%) BitLocker
7 14 (2.24%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 11 (1.76%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.64%) iptables
11 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.48%) Firmware
11 3 (0.48%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.48%) Snort
11 3 (0.48%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.48%) Postfix
12 2 (0.32%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (7.05%) SCCM
2 34 (5.45%) Puppet
3 17 (2.72%) Graphite
4 15 (2.40%) SCOM
5 13 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (1.60%) Cisco LMS
6 10 (1.60%) Opsview
7 8 (1.28%) Nagios
8 6 (0.96%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.64%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.48%) WSUS
10 3 (0.48%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.48%) Cacti
11 2 (0.32%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.32%) OpenView
11 2 (0.32%) Check_MK
11 2 (0.32%) Icinga
11 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.32%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 258 (41.35%) VMware
2 178 (28.53%) Microsoft
3 144 (23.08%) Juniper
4 104 (16.67%) Citrix
5 82 (13.14%) IBM
6 75 (12.02%) CheckPoint
7 65 (10.42%) HP
8 59 (9.46%) F5
9 56 (8.97%) Google
10 53 (8.49%) Red Hat
11 50 (8.01%) Avaya
12 43 (6.89%) Oracle
13 35 (5.61%) Dell
14 25 (4.01%) NetApp
15 21 (3.37%) EMC
16 19 (3.04%) Barracuda Networks
16 19 (3.04%) SonicWALL
17 17 (2.72%) Remedy
18 15 (2.40%) McAfee
19 14 (2.24%) Sophos
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