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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 46 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 310 245 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.31% 4.13% 5.30%
As % of the Vendors category 11.91% 9.82% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 200 209 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
2602 2494 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.54% 42.06% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2073 1881
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 27 May 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 May 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 -9 79 £42,500 +1.19% 17
Gloucestershire +20 72 £35,000 -9.67% 5
Bristol -6 72 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Devon +23 48 £35,000 -11.39% 3
Dorset +16 30 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Somerset +21 12 £38,750 -7.79% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 294 (47.19%) Windows
2 270 (43.34%) Firewall
3 235 (37.72%) VMware
3 235 (37.72%) Cisco Certification
4 203 (32.58%) Microsoft
5 179 (28.73%) ITIL
6 164 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 164 (26.32%) Juniper
7 160 (25.68%) WAN
8 159 (25.52%) LAN
9 146 (23.43%) CCNA
10 142 (22.79%) Linux
11 141 (22.63%) TCP/IP
12 137 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
13 128 (20.55%) CCNP
14 120 (19.26%) DNS
15 117 (18.78%) Security Cleared
16 116 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 113 (18.14%) VPN
18 111 (17.82%) Citrix
19 109 (17.50%) Data Centre
20 95 (15.25%) CheckPoint
21 90 (14.45%) Cisco ASA
22 88 (14.13%) MS Exchange
23 85 (13.64%) MPLS
24 83 (13.32%) HP
25 80 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
26 72 (11.56%) SC Cleared
26 72 (11.56%) MS Excel
26 72 (11.56%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 88 (14.13%) MS Exchange
2 36 (5.78%) IIS
3 34 (5.46%) Lync
4 17 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.61%) Apache
5 10 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.12%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.48%) SAS
11 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 2 (0.32%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.16%) Confluence
12 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 72 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.82%) MS Office
3 7 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.61%) Office 365
2 6 (0.96%) PaaS
3 2 (0.32%) IaaS
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 270 (43.34%) Firewall
2 160 (25.68%) WAN
3 159 (25.52%) LAN
4 141 (22.63%) TCP/IP
5 120 (19.26%) DNS
6 113 (18.14%) VPN
7 90 (14.45%) Cisco ASA
8 85 (13.64%) MPLS
9 70 (11.24%) Wireless
10 63 (10.11%) DHCP
11 56 (8.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 52 (8.35%) Network Security
13 49 (7.87%) WLAN
14 38 (6.10%) SSL
15 35 (5.62%) SAN
15 35 (5.62%) VoIP
16 33 (5.30%) VLAN
17 28 (4.49%) EIGRP
18 27 (4.33%) Cisco IOS
19 25 (4.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.57%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.61%) MySQL
5 6 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.80%) Maven
4 5 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (0.80%) Gradle
5 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.32%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (0.32%) JIRA
6 1 (0.16%) MSI
6 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (11.40%) Finance
2 40 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.82%) Games
4 16 (2.57%) Banking
5 13 (2.09%) Military
6 12 (1.93%) Retail
7 8 (1.28%) Advertising
8 6 (0.96%) Local Government
8 6 (0.96%) Electronics
9 4 (0.64%) Marketing
10 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 136 (21.83%) Network Engineer
2 69 (11.08%) Administrator
3 67 (10.75%) Support Engineer
4 66 (10.59%) Architect
5 47 (7.54%) Consultant
6 45 (7.22%) Analyst
7 39 (6.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 38 (6.10%) Systems Administrator
9 31 (4.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 29 (4.65%) Network Consultant
11 26 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
12 21 (3.37%) Network Architect
13 20 (3.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 20 (3.21%) Linux Administrator
13 20 (3.21%) Support Specialist
13 20 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 19 (3.05%) Team Leader
15 18 (2.89%) 2nd Line Support
16 17 (2.73%) Network Analyst
16 17 (2.73%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.01%) Software Packaging
2 13 (2.09%) Web Services
3 10 (1.61%) Middleware
4 9 (1.44%) XML
5 8 (1.28%) LAMP
5 8 (1.28%) XMPP
5 8 (1.28%) .NET
6 6 (0.96%) CGI
7 4 (0.64%) HTML
8 3 (0.48%) J2EE
8 3 (0.48%) COM
9 2 (0.32%) JSP
9 2 (0.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 109 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 48 (7.70%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (3.21%) Clustering
6 19 (3.05%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 14 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.93%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.77%) Online Banking
10 6 (0.96%) PKI
11 5 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.80%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.80%) AS400
11 5 (0.80%) iSeries
12 3 (0.48%) iPhone
12 3 (0.48%) Replication
13 2 (0.32%) Machine to Machine
13 2 (0.32%) EqualLogic
14 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 294 (47.19%) Windows
2 142 (22.79%) Linux
3 80 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (8.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 29 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.09%) UNIX
8 9 (1.44%) CentOS
9 7 (1.12%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.96%) Solaris
10 6 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.80%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.64%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.48%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.32%) AIX
14 2 (0.32%) HPUX
15 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (28.73%) ITIL
2 49 (7.87%) Project Management
3 45 (7.22%) Configuration Management
4 42 (6.74%) Service Management
4 42 (6.74%) Technical Architecture
5 41 (6.58%) Change Management
6 37 (5.94%) Network Design
7 32 (5.14%) Network Monitoring
8 31 (4.98%) Service Delivery
8 31 (4.98%) Migration
9 27 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (4.33%) Load Balancing
9 27 (4.33%) Time Management
10 25 (4.01%) Incident Management
10 25 (4.01%) Information Security
11 22 (3.53%) PRINCE2
12 17 (2.73%) ITIL V3
13 16 (2.57%) CRM
14 14 (2.25%) B2B
14 14 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.31%) SQL
2 27 (4.33%) Perl
3 20 (3.21%) Python
4 18 (2.89%) Java
5 16 (2.57%) Bash Shell
6 13 (2.09%) C
6 13 (2.09%) PHP
7 11 (1.77%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.77%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.77%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.32%) Ruby
8 2 (0.32%) C++
8 2 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 235 (37.72%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (23.43%) CCNA
3 128 (20.55%) CCNP
4 117 (18.78%) Security Cleared
5 116 (18.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 72 (11.56%) SC Cleared
7 60 (9.63%) MCSE
8 43 (6.90%) MCSA
9 41 (6.58%) Degree
10 35 (5.62%) MCITP
11 28 (4.49%) DV Cleared
12 25 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (3.37%) CCIE
14 14 (2.25%) CCDP
14 14 (2.25%) CCSA
15 13 (2.09%) MCP
16 12 (1.93%) CCSE
16 12 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (1.77%) JNCIS
18 9 (1.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.38%) SLA
2 26 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 164 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 137 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.38%) vSphere
4 45 (7.22%) XenApp
5 29 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 24 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 19 (3.05%) BitLocker
8 15 (2.41%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.44%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.28%) KVM
11 7 (1.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.80%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.64%) NFS
13 4 (0.64%) Firmware
14 3 (0.48%) Snort
14 3 (0.48%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.48%) XenServer
14 3 (0.48%) Postfix
14 3 (0.48%) iptables
Systems Management
1 57 (9.15%) SCCM
2 24 (3.85%) SCOM
3 22 (3.53%) Puppet
4 10 (1.61%) SCVMM
5 9 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (1.28%) Graphite
6 8 (1.28%) Nagios
7 7 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (0.96%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.64%) WSUS
9 4 (0.64%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.48%) Cacti
10 3 (0.48%) OpenView
10 3 (0.48%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.32%) Netcool
11 2 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.32%) OPNET
11 2 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.32%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 235 (37.72%) VMware
2 203 (32.58%) Microsoft
3 164 (26.32%) Juniper
4 111 (17.82%) Citrix
5 95 (15.25%) CheckPoint
6 83 (13.32%) HP
7 72 (11.56%) F5
8 66 (10.59%) IBM
9 62 (9.95%) Avaya
10 52 (8.35%) Red Hat
11 40 (6.42%) Dell
12 32 (5.14%) Google
13 31 (4.98%) Oracle
14 22 (3.53%) Remedy
14 22 (3.53%) Barracuda Networks
15 20 (3.21%) Riverbed
15 20 (3.21%) NetApp
16 19 (3.05%) Sophos
17 17 (2.73%) McAfee
18 14 (2.25%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Anson McCade Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
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Bristol, Avon
HFMA
Salary: From £20,265 to £22,016 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
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Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Dorset
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Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
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