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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 43 63 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 320 205 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.38% 3.89% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 12.40% 8.83% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 278 172 296
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
2581 2322 2510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.41% 44.10% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2207 1952 2159
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Gloucestershire +36 83 £34,500 -13.75% 11
Wiltshire +6 78 £38,000 -10.58% 9
Bristol +3 71 £40,000 - 22
Devon +27 43 £33,750 +82.43% 9
Dorset -17 31 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Somerset +7 8 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 265 (43.73%) Firewall
2 263 (43.40%) Windows
3 233 (38.45%) Cisco Certification
4 227 (37.46%) Microsoft
5 224 (36.96%) VMware
6 183 (30.20%) Juniper
6 183 (30.20%) ITIL
7 164 (27.06%) Active Directory
8 152 (25.08%) LAN
9 151 (24.92%) WAN
10 149 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 134 (22.11%) CCNA
12 132 (21.78%) CCNP
13 128 (21.12%) CheckPoint
14 126 (20.79%) Security Cleared
15 125 (20.63%) TCP/IP
16 122 (20.13%) Linux
17 116 (19.14%) DNS
18 110 (18.15%) MS Exchange
19 105 (17.33%) Citrix
20 102 (16.83%) HP
21 98 (16.17%) Finance
22 94 (15.51%) VPN
22 94 (15.51%) F5
23 92 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 90 (14.85%) SC Cleared
25 86 (14.19%) Network Security
26 82 (13.53%) Cisco ASA
26 82 (13.53%) MS Excel
27 79 (13.04%) DHCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 110 (18.15%) MS Exchange
2 41 (6.77%) Lync
3 24 (3.96%) SharePoint
4 23 (3.80%) IIS
5 20 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (1.82%) Apache
7 10 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.99%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.17%) JBoss
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 82 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 51 (8.42%) MS Office
3 9 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.49%) Office 365
2 6 (0.99%) PaaS
3 5 (0.83%) SaaS
4 4 (0.66%) IaaS
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 265 (43.73%) Firewall
2 152 (25.08%) LAN
3 151 (24.92%) WAN
4 125 (20.63%) TCP/IP
5 116 (19.14%) DNS
6 94 (15.51%) VPN
7 86 (14.19%) Network Security
8 82 (13.53%) Cisco ASA
9 79 (13.04%) DHCP
10 56 (9.24%) Wireless
11 53 (8.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 53 (8.75%) MPLS
12 47 (7.76%) SAN
13 44 (7.26%) SSL
14 39 (6.44%) VoIP
15 37 (6.11%) WLAN
16 34 (5.61%) Internet
17 31 (5.12%) VLAN
18 30 (4.95%) Unified Communications
19 27 (4.46%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.49%) MySQL
3 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.66%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (1.65%) Rational Performance Tester
2 6 (0.99%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.33%) JIRA
4 2 (0.33%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 98 (16.17%) Finance
2 27 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.64%) Banking
4 10 (1.65%) Advertising
5 9 (1.49%) Back Office
6 6 (0.99%) Electronics
6 6 (0.99%) Retail
6 6 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.83%) Local Government
7 5 (0.83%) Marketing
8 4 (0.66%) Legal
9 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.50%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) French Language
10 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 124 (20.46%) Network Engineer
2 69 (11.39%) Support Engineer
3 67 (11.06%) Architect
4 51 (8.42%) Administrator
5 44 (7.26%) Consultant
6 35 (5.78%) Senior Network Engineer
7 33 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (4.79%) Analyst
10 25 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (4.13%) Network Architect
11 23 (3.80%) Designer
12 22 (3.63%) Server Engineer
13 21 (3.47%) Project Engineer
13 21 (3.47%) Field Engineer
14 20 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
14 20 (3.30%) Network Consultant
14 20 (3.30%) Security Engineer
14 20 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 18 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.48%) Software Packaging
2 11 (1.82%) XMPP
3 8 (1.32%) J2EE
4 6 (0.99%) HTML
5 5 (0.83%) XML
6 4 (0.66%) CGI
6 4 (0.66%) JSP
6 4 (0.66%) LAMP
7 3 (0.50%) Web Services
8 2 (0.33%) .NET
8 2 (0.33%) COM
9 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 29 (4.79%) Blackberry
3 28 (4.62%) Open Source
4 22 (3.63%) Clustering
5 18 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.82%) FlexPod
8 10 (1.65%) CESG
9 8 (1.32%) PMI
10 6 (0.99%) PKI
11 5 (0.83%) Wiki
11 5 (0.83%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.66%) LPAR
12 4 (0.66%) Statistics
13 2 (0.33%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.33%) EPoS
13 2 (0.33%) DTV
13 2 (0.33%) Replication
13 2 (0.33%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 263 (43.40%) Windows
2 122 (20.13%) Linux
3 69 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.14%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.65%) UNIX
8 9 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.99%) Solaris
10 5 (0.83%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.50%) AIX
13 1 (0.17%) HPUX
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (30.20%) ITIL
2 51 (8.42%) Network Design
3 36 (5.94%) Information Security
4 35 (5.78%) Load Balancing
4 35 (5.78%) Network Management
5 34 (5.61%) Time Management
6 32 (5.28%) ITIL V3
7 30 (4.95%) Service Management
8 29 (4.79%) Project Management
8 29 (4.79%) Network Monitoring
9 28 (4.62%) Configuration Management
10 26 (4.29%) Change Management
10 26 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (3.96%) Incident Management
12 20 (3.30%) Network Architecture
12 20 (3.30%) Migration
13 18 (2.97%) PRINCE2
14 16 (2.64%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (2.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (10.40%) SQL
2 37 (6.11%) Perl
3 27 (4.46%) Bash Shell
4 16 (2.64%) Java
5 14 (2.31%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.49%) Python
7 7 (1.16%) VB
8 6 (0.99%) C
9 5 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.83%) PHP
10 4 (0.66%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.17%) C#
11 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 233 (38.45%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (22.11%) CCNA
3 132 (21.78%) CCNP
4 126 (20.79%) Security Cleared
5 92 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 90 (14.85%) SC Cleared
7 37 (6.11%) MCSE
7 37 (6.11%) MCSA
8 35 (5.78%) MCITP
9 32 (5.28%) Degree
10 31 (5.12%) CCIE
11 22 (3.63%) DV Cleared
12 20 (3.30%) CCDP
13 19 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (2.97%) JNCIS
14 18 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (2.48%) VCP4
16 13 (2.15%) MCP
17 9 (1.49%) JNCIE
17 9 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.91%) SLA
2 29 (4.79%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.16%) QA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 164 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 149 (24.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 32 (5.28%) XenApp
4 32 (5.28%) vSphere
5 19 (3.14%) VMware ESX
5 19 (3.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 13 (2.15%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.65%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.32%) XenServer
8 8 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.32%) KVM
9 7 (1.16%) Firmware
10 5 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.66%) NFS
12 3 (0.50%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.33%) Nmap
13 2 (0.33%) Xen
13 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 53 (8.75%) SCCM
2 35 (5.78%) SCOM
3 14 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (1.65%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.65%) OpenView
5 9 (1.49%) Nagios
5 9 (1.49%) HP SIM
6 8 (1.32%) Puppet
7 7 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.16%) Netcool
8 6 (0.99%) CiscoWorks
8 6 (0.99%) WSUS
8 6 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (0.66%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.66%) Graphite
10 4 (0.66%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.50%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.50%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 227 (37.46%) Microsoft
2 224 (36.96%) VMware
3 183 (30.20%) Juniper
4 128 (21.12%) CheckPoint
5 105 (17.33%) Citrix
6 102 (16.83%) HP
7 94 (15.51%) F5
8 60 (9.90%) Avaya
9 50 (8.25%) Dell
10 41 (6.77%) IBM
11 33 (5.45%) NetApp
12 28 (4.62%) Red Hat
12 28 (4.62%) McAfee
12 28 (4.62%) Riverbed
13 23 (3.80%) Barracuda Networks
14 22 (3.63%) Symantec
15 20 (3.30%) Remedy
16 18 (2.97%) EMC
17 17 (2.81%) Oracle
18 15 (2.48%) Sophos
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (10% Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + 5K car, 10K bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + relocation pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Salary: From £21,264 to £23,790 per annum + relocation allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago