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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 42 58 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 353 225 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.71% 3.94% 6.08%
As % of the Vendors category 12.85% 9.46% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 251 196 279
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,900 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
2748 2378 2389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.45% 41.61% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 2022 2057
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 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 April 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
Bristol +11 91 £42,000 +5.00% 15
Gloucestershire +26 89 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Wiltshire -11 75 £40,000 -9.09% 29
Devon +22 53 £35,000 +89.18% 4
Dorset +2 32 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset +9 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 308 (47.46%) Windows
2 288 (44.38%) Firewall
3 248 (38.21%) VMware
4 244 (37.60%) Cisco Certification
5 222 (34.21%) Microsoft
6 203 (31.28%) ITIL
7 183 (28.20%) Juniper
8 180 (27.73%) Active Directory
9 163 (25.12%) LAN
10 162 (24.96%) WAN
11 153 (23.57%) TCP/IP
12 152 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 144 (22.19%) CCNA
14 139 (21.42%) CCNP
14 139 (21.42%) Linux
15 128 (19.72%) DNS
16 124 (19.11%) Security Cleared
17 121 (18.64%) Citrix
18 119 (18.34%) Microsoft Certification
19 113 (17.41%) CheckPoint
20 106 (16.33%) VPN
21 102 (15.72%) Cisco ASA
22 101 (15.56%) MS Exchange
23 93 (14.33%) HP
24 91 (14.02%) Finance
25 90 (13.87%) F5
26 85 (13.10%) MS Excel
27 83 (12.79%) SC Cleared
28 81 (12.48%) Windows Server 2008
29 78 (12.02%) DHCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 101 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.01%) Lync
3 37 (5.70%) IIS
4 19 (2.93%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.85%) Apache
6 11 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.08%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
12 2 (0.31%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.15%) Confluence
13 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.70%) MS Office
3 8 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.23%) Office 365
2 6 (0.92%) PaaS
3 2 (0.31%) IaaS
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 288 (44.38%) Firewall
2 163 (25.12%) LAN
3 162 (24.96%) WAN
4 153 (23.57%) TCP/IP
5 128 (19.72%) DNS
6 106 (16.33%) VPN
7 102 (15.72%) Cisco ASA
8 78 (12.02%) DHCP
9 75 (11.56%) MPLS
10 68 (10.48%) Wireless
11 56 (8.63%) Network Security
11 56 (8.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 47 (7.24%) WLAN
13 46 (7.09%) SSL
14 40 (6.16%) SAN
15 34 (5.24%) VoIP
15 34 (5.24%) Unified Communications
16 32 (4.93%) VLAN
17 28 (4.31%) Cisco IOS
18 25 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.54%) MySQL
5 6 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (0.62%) Rational Performance Tester
3 4 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.31%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.31%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.31%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.15%) MSI
5 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 91 (14.02%) Finance
2 32 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 22 (3.39%) Games
4 20 (3.08%) Banking
5 13 (2.00%) Retail
6 11 (1.69%) Military
7 8 (1.23%) Advertising
8 7 (1.08%) Electronics
9 5 (0.77%) Back Office
9 5 (0.77%) Local Government
9 5 (0.77%) Marketing
10 4 (0.62%) Legal
10 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 141 (21.73%) Network Engineer
2 74 (11.40%) Support Engineer
3 69 (10.63%) Architect
4 68 (10.48%) Administrator
5 50 (7.70%) Consultant
6 45 (6.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 37 (5.70%) Analyst
8 34 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 31 (4.78%) Network Consultant
11 26 (4.01%) Support Specialist
11 26 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support
12 22 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
12 22 (3.39%) Network Architect
13 20 (3.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 20 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
14 19 (2.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 19 (2.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 17 (2.62%) Designer
15 17 (2.62%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.62%) Software Packaging
2 10 (1.54%) XMPP
2 10 (1.54%) Web Services
2 10 (1.54%) Middleware
3 9 (1.39%) XML
4 8 (1.23%) .NET
5 6 (0.92%) J2EE
5 6 (0.92%) HTML
5 6 (0.92%) CGI
5 6 (0.92%) LAMP
6 4 (0.62%) JSP
7 3 (0.46%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 27 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 24 (3.70%) Clustering
5 19 (2.93%) Video Conferencing
5 19 (2.93%) Open Source
6 13 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.69%) Online Banking
9 10 (1.54%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.92%) PKI
11 3 (0.46%) CESG
11 3 (0.46%) AS400
11 3 (0.46%) Replication
11 3 (0.46%) iSeries
11 3 (0.46%) LPAR
12 2 (0.31%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.31%) iPhone
12 2 (0.31%) Wiki
12 2 (0.31%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 308 (47.46%) Windows
2 139 (21.42%) Linux
3 81 (12.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (4.47%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.16%) UNIX
9 9 (1.39%) Solaris
10 6 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.62%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.62%) CentOS
13 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.46%) AIX
14 2 (0.31%) HPUX
14 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (31.28%) ITIL
2 48 (7.40%) Project Management
3 46 (7.09%) Network Design
4 44 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
5 41 (6.32%) Configuration Management
6 39 (6.01%) Service Management
7 37 (5.70%) Change Management
8 36 (5.55%) Load Balancing
9 35 (5.39%) Information Security
10 31 (4.78%) Migration
11 30 (4.62%) Time Management
11 30 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
12 26 (4.01%) Incident Management
12 26 (4.01%) Service Delivery
13 24 (3.70%) PRINCE2
14 23 (3.54%) ITIL V3
15 22 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (2.93%) B2B
17 18 (2.77%) Network Management
18 16 (2.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 65 (10.02%) SQL
2 30 (4.62%) Perl
3 19 (2.93%) Java
3 19 (2.93%) Bash Shell
4 15 (2.31%) Python
5 13 (2.00%) C
6 12 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.69%) PHP
8 10 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.31%) Ruby
9 2 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 244 (37.60%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (22.19%) CCNA
3 139 (21.42%) CCNP
4 124 (19.11%) Security Cleared
5 119 (18.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 83 (12.79%) SC Cleared
7 61 (9.40%) MCSE
8 51 (7.86%) MCSA
9 37 (5.70%) MCITP
10 34 (5.24%) Degree
11 29 (4.47%) CCIE
12 26 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (3.85%) DV Cleared
14 16 (2.47%) CCSA
15 15 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (2.16%) CCDP
17 13 (2.00%) MCP
18 12 (1.85%) CCSE
18 12 (1.85%) JNCIS
19 10 (1.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.78%) SLA
2 31 (4.78%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.62%) QA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 180 (27.73%) Active Directory
2 152 (23.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (7.70%) XenApp
4 47 (7.24%) vSphere
5 38 (5.86%) Hyper-V
6 30 (4.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 25 (3.85%) BitLocker
8 17 (2.62%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.39%) Terminal Services
9 9 (1.39%) KVM
10 8 (1.23%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.92%) NFS
12 5 (0.77%) XenServer
12 5 (0.77%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.77%) Firmware
12 5 (0.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 3 (0.46%) Snort
14 2 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.31%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 54 (8.32%) SCCM
2 26 (4.01%) SCOM
3 19 (2.93%) Puppet
4 10 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (1.54%) SCVMM
5 8 (1.23%) Graphite
6 6 (0.92%) WSUS
6 6 (0.92%) OpenView
7 5 (0.77%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (0.77%) Nagios
7 5 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.77%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.62%) Hyperic
8 4 (0.62%) Netcool
8 4 (0.62%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.31%) Nessus
10 2 (0.31%) Nmap
10 2 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 248 (38.21%) VMware
2 222 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 183 (28.20%) Juniper
4 121 (18.64%) Citrix
5 113 (17.41%) CheckPoint
6 93 (14.33%) HP
7 90 (13.87%) F5
8 65 (10.02%) Avaya
9 59 (9.09%) IBM
10 49 (7.55%) Red Hat
11 48 (7.40%) Dell
12 35 (5.39%) Oracle
13 29 (4.47%) Remedy
13 29 (4.47%) Barracuda Networks
14 26 (4.01%) Riverbed
15 25 (3.85%) Sophos
16 22 (3.39%) NetApp
16 22 (3.39%) Google
17 21 (3.24%) McAfee
18 16 (2.47%) SolarWinds
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