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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 50 68 35
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 299 205 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.95% 3.81% 6.57%
As % of the Vendors category 11.35% 8.49% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 267 163 298
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
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
2634 2416 2576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.60% 44.87% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2290 1999 2190
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,859 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 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
Wiltshire +3 84 £45,000 - 9
Gloucestershire +26 71 £33,000 -17.50% 11
Bristol +8 67 £40,000 +6.66% 25
Devon +28 38 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Dorset -16 25 £42,500 -13.26% 2
Somerset -2 9 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 255 (43.66%) Windows
2 250 (42.81%) Firewall
3 228 (39.04%) VMware
4 219 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 212 (36.30%) Microsoft
6 182 (31.16%) ITIL
7 165 (28.25%) Juniper
8 161 (27.57%) LAN
9 160 (27.40%) Active Directory
10 158 (27.05%) WAN
11 147 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 131 (22.43%) CCNA
13 124 (21.23%) CheckPoint
14 120 (20.55%) CCNP
15 116 (19.86%) TCP/IP
16 115 (19.69%) Security Cleared
17 114 (19.52%) Linux
18 112 (19.18%) MS Exchange
19 109 (18.66%) DNS
20 100 (17.12%) Finance
21 98 (16.78%) Citrix
22 97 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
23 90 (15.41%) HP
24 86 (14.73%) SC Cleared
25 84 (14.38%) VPN
26 82 (14.04%) DHCP
26 82 (14.04%) Network Security
27 81 (13.87%) F5
28 76 (13.01%) MS Excel
29 74 (12.67%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 112 (19.18%) MS Exchange
2 46 (7.88%) Lync
3 22 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.60%) IIS
5 18 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (1.88%) Apache
8 10 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.17%) JBoss
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 76 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 50 (8.56%) MS Office
3 11 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.51%) MS Project
5 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.03%) Office 365
2 3 (0.51%) SaaS
3 2 (0.34%) IaaS
3 2 (0.34%) PaaS
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 250 (42.81%) Firewall
2 161 (27.57%) LAN
3 158 (27.05%) WAN
4 116 (19.86%) TCP/IP
5 109 (18.66%) DNS
6 84 (14.38%) VPN
7 82 (14.04%) DHCP
7 82 (14.04%) Network Security
8 74 (12.67%) Cisco ASA
9 55 (9.42%) SAN
10 50 (8.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 46 (7.88%) Wireless
12 45 (7.71%) VoIP
13 44 (7.53%) SSL
13 44 (7.53%) MPLS
14 41 (7.02%) WLAN
15 32 (5.48%) Internet
16 29 (4.97%) Unified Communications
17 28 (4.79%) BGP
18 27 (4.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.20%) MySQL
5 2 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (1.71%) Rational Performance Tester
2 7 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.34%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 100 (17.12%) Finance
2 28 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.74%) Banking
4 12 (2.05%) Advertising
5 11 (1.88%) Retail
6 9 (1.54%) Back Office
7 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.86%) Marketing
8 4 (0.68%) Legal
9 3 (0.51%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.51%) Billing
10 2 (0.34%) Local Government
10 2 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 110 (18.84%) Network Engineer
2 62 (10.62%) Architect
3 60 (10.27%) Support Engineer
4 45 (7.71%) Administrator
5 41 (7.02%) Consultant
6 32 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
6 32 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 30 (5.14%) Project Engineer
8 29 (4.97%) Analyst
9 24 (4.11%) Network Architect
9 24 (4.11%) Designer
10 23 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (3.94%) Server Engineer
11 21 (3.60%) Field Engineer
11 21 (3.60%) Security Engineer
12 20 (3.42%) 3rd Line Support
13 19 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.08%) Network Consultant
15 17 (2.91%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.05%) Software Packaging
2 11 (1.88%) XMPP
3 9 (1.54%) J2EE
4 7 (1.20%) HTML
5 5 (0.86%) XML
6 4 (0.68%) JSP
7 2 (0.34%) Web Services
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.97%) Blackberry
2 28 (4.79%) Open Source
3 27 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 20 (3.42%) Clustering
5 18 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.91%) FlexPod
7 12 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.71%) CESG
9 8 (1.37%) PMI
10 7 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.20%) PKI
11 6 (1.03%) Wiki
12 4 (0.68%) Statistics
12 4 (0.68%) iPhone
12 4 (0.68%) LPAR
12 4 (0.68%) EPoS
13 3 (0.51%) iPad
13 3 (0.51%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.51%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 255 (43.66%) Windows
2 114 (19.52%) Linux
3 73 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (3.42%) Windows 7
5 20 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.88%) UNIX
7 9 (1.54%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.20%) Windows 2000
8 7 (1.20%) Solaris
9 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.51%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) HPUX
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (31.16%) ITIL
2 60 (10.27%) Network Design
3 36 (6.16%) Load Balancing
3 36 (6.16%) Information Security
4 35 (5.99%) Time Management
5 33 (5.65%) Network Management
6 32 (5.48%) ITIL V3
7 27 (4.62%) Service Management
7 27 (4.62%) Project Management
7 27 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
8 26 (4.45%) Change Management
9 25 (4.28%) Configuration Management
9 25 (4.28%) Incident Management
10 22 (3.77%) PRINCE2
11 21 (3.60%) Service Delivery
12 20 (3.42%) Network Architecture
13 19 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
14 18 (3.08%) Performance Management
15 17 (2.91%) Migration
16 15 (2.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 57 (9.76%) SQL
2 31 (5.31%) Perl
3 27 (4.62%) Bash Shell
4 14 (2.40%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.05%) Java
6 7 (1.20%) VB
7 3 (0.51%) Python
8 2 (0.34%) VBScript
8 2 (0.34%) C
9 1 (0.17%) C#
9 1 (0.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 219 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (22.43%) CCNA
3 120 (20.55%) CCNP
4 115 (19.69%) Security Cleared
5 97 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (14.73%) SC Cleared
7 41 (7.02%) MCSE
8 38 (6.51%) MCITP
9 36 (6.16%) Degree
10 34 (5.82%) CCIE
11 29 (4.97%) MCSA
12 23 (3.94%) CCDP
13 21 (3.60%) MCP
14 19 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (2.74%) DV Cleared
17 15 (2.57%) JNCIS
18 12 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 10 (1.71%) CCSA
20 9 (1.54%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.93%) SLA
2 21 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.37%) QA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 160 (27.40%) Active Directory
2 147 (25.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (8.90%) Hyper-V
4 26 (4.45%) XenApp
5 21 (3.60%) vSphere
6 18 (3.08%) VMware ESX
7 13 (2.23%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (2.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (1.71%) ISA Server
10 8 (1.37%) XenServer
11 7 (1.20%) Firmware
12 6 (1.03%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.86%) NFS
13 5 (0.86%) ProxySG
13 5 (0.86%) Xen
14 4 (0.68%) KVM
14 4 (0.68%) UAG
15 3 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.51%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 47 (8.05%) SCCM
2 31 (5.31%) SCOM
3 18 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (1.71%) OpenView
6 9 (1.54%) Nagios
6 9 (1.54%) HP SIM
7 8 (1.37%) Netcool
8 7 (1.20%) SCVMM
9 6 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
10 5 (0.86%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.86%) Puppet
10 5 (0.86%) ServiceCenter
10 5 (0.86%) WSUS
10 5 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (0.86%) Hyperic
11 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.51%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 228 (39.04%) VMware
2 212 (36.30%) Microsoft
3 165 (28.25%) Juniper
4 124 (21.23%) CheckPoint
5 98 (16.78%) Citrix
6 90 (15.41%) HP
7 81 (13.87%) F5
8 62 (10.62%) Avaya
9 48 (8.22%) NetApp
10 46 (7.88%) Dell
11 38 (6.51%) IBM
12 27 (4.62%) Symantec
12 27 (4.62%) Riverbed
13 24 (4.11%) McAfee
14 23 (3.94%) Red Hat
15 20 (3.42%) EMC
16 19 (3.25%) Barracuda Networks
17 16 (2.74%) SolarWinds
17 16 (2.74%) Sourcefire
17 16 (2.74%) Sophos
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + car and great benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Excellent + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance!
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £25k - £35k + car, laptop and mobile
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago