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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 41 43 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 350 354 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.19% 5.72% 3.86%
As % of the Vendors category 13.59% 13.00% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 294 245 199
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,550 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2575 2724 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.53% 44.03% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 2172 2052
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +10 97 £40,000 - 12
Gloucestershire +1 81 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Bristol -27 62 £37,500 -11.76% 9
Somerset +35 47 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Cornwall - 30 £32,500 - 2
Dorset -6 14 £31,500 -28.00% 3
Devon -21 14 £18,500 -43.07% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 292 (51.59%) Firewall
2 264 (46.64%) VMware
3 253 (44.70%) Microsoft
4 242 (42.76%) Windows
5 205 (36.22%) Cisco Certification
6 173 (30.57%) Juniper
7 171 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 167 (29.51%) WAN
9 166 (29.33%) VPN
10 154 (27.21%) ITIL
11 146 (25.80%) CCNA
12 137 (24.20%) LAN
13 135 (23.85%) Data Centre
14 131 (23.14%) Linux
15 125 (22.08%) MS Exchange
16 123 (21.73%) Windows Server
17 119 (21.02%) HP
18 113 (19.96%) Active Directory
19 110 (19.43%) Windows Server 2012
20 108 (19.08%) MPLS
21 103 (18.20%) TCP/IP
22 101 (17.84%) Cisco ASA
23 98 (17.31%) SQL
24 97 (17.14%) CCNP
25 95 (16.78%) VoIP
26 90 (15.90%) Security Cleared
27 87 (15.37%) DNS
28 86 (15.19%) CheckPoint
29 82 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
29 82 (14.49%) SQL Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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
1 125 (22.08%) MS Exchange
2 76 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (9.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 44 (7.77%) SharePoint
6 22 (3.89%) Apache
7 15 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.47%) IIS
9 10 (1.77%) Skype for Business
10 9 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.41%) JBoss
11 8 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.06%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.88%) IBM Domino
13 5 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.53%) ArcGIS
15 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.83%) MS Office
3 13 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (3.18%) IaaS
4 17 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (2.30%) PaaS
6 9 (1.59%) Office 365
7 6 (1.06%) SaaS
8 2 (0.35%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 292 (51.59%) Firewall
2 167 (29.51%) WAN
3 166 (29.33%) VPN
4 137 (24.20%) LAN
5 108 (19.08%) MPLS
6 103 (18.20%) TCP/IP
7 101 (17.84%) Cisco ASA
8 95 (16.78%) VoIP
9 87 (15.37%) DNS
10 73 (12.90%) VLAN
10 73 (12.90%) Wireless
11 64 (11.31%) OSPF
12 60 (10.60%) SSL
13 54 (9.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 53 (9.36%) Network Security
14 53 (9.36%) SAN
15 46 (8.13%) BGP
15 46 (8.13%) DHCP
16 43 (7.60%) IP Telephony
17 39 (6.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.06%) MySQL
3 13 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 12 (2.12%) Big Data
4 12 (2.12%) DB2
4 12 (2.12%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.06%) Apache Accumulo
7 5 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.53%) GIS
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Git (software)
1 7 (1.24%) Hudson
1 7 (1.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.18%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) MSI
2 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (8.48%) Telecoms
2 43 (7.60%) Finance
3 20 (3.53%) Retail
4 12 (2.12%) Publishing
5 9 (1.59%) Multimedia
6 8 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.88%) Games
7 5 (0.88%) Legal
8 3 (0.53%) Advertising
8 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.53%) Electronics
8 3 (0.53%) Marketing
9 2 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 148 (26.15%) Network Engineer
2 100 (17.67%) Support Engineer
3 75 (13.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 47 (8.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 46 (8.13%) Systems Engineer
6 43 (7.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 42 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 39 (6.89%) 2nd Line Support
8 39 (6.89%) Architect
9 36 (6.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 35 (6.18%) Analyst
11 28 (4.95%) Consultant
12 27 (4.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 26 (4.59%) Administrator
14 25 (4.42%) Senior Network Engineer
15 24 (4.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 24 (4.24%) Cisco Support
15 24 (4.24%) Cisco Support Engineer
16 23 (4.06%) IT Engineer
16 23 (4.06%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.94%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.41%) LAMP
3 7 (1.24%) Middleware
4 6 (1.06%) ELK Stack
4 6 (1.06%) Kafka
5 4 (0.71%) HTML
5 4 (0.71%) Spring
6 3 (0.53%) .NET
6 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.53%) COM
6 3 (0.53%) HTML5
6 3 (0.53%) XMPP
7 2 (0.35%) Web Services
8 1 (0.18%) HornetQ
8 1 (0.18%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 135 (23.85%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.18%) EqualLogic
3 29 (5.12%) EPoS
4 26 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 23 (4.06%) Driving Licence
6 20 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.36%) IVR
7 19 (3.36%) Management Information System
8 18 (3.18%) PKI
9 16 (2.83%) Security Operations Centre
10 12 (2.12%) CMDB
10 12 (2.12%) Cyberthreat
11 11 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (1.41%) Clustering
13 5 (0.88%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.88%) Handset
14 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.71%) FlexPod
14 4 (0.71%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 242 (42.76%) Windows
2 131 (23.14%) Linux
3 123 (21.73%) Windows Server
4 110 (19.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (14.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (13.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (9.19%) Windows 7
8 43 (7.60%) Unix
9 19 (3.36%) Windows 8
10 15 (2.65%) Windows 10
11 14 (2.47%) Windows Vista
12 13 (2.30%) CentOS
12 13 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (1.77%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.24%) FreeNAS
15 6 (1.06%) Solaris
16 5 (0.88%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (27.21%) ITIL
2 53 (9.36%) Load Balancing
3 51 (9.01%) Project Management
4 50 (8.83%) Presales
5 46 (8.13%) Service Delivery
6 44 (7.77%) PRINCE2
7 36 (6.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
9 27 (4.77%) Configuration Management
9 27 (4.77%) Technical Architecture
10 25 (4.42%) Network Design
11 24 (4.24%) ITIL V3
12 23 (4.06%) Mentoring
13 22 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (3.71%) Service Management
14 21 (3.71%) Time Management
15 19 (3.36%) Database Tuning
15 19 (3.36%) Line Management
15 19 (3.36%) Network Monitoring
15 19 (3.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 98 (17.31%) SQL
2 21 (3.71%) Python
3 19 (3.36%) Perl
4 12 (2.12%) PowerShell
5 8 (1.41%) Java
6 6 (1.06%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.71%) PHP
8 3 (0.53%) C
8 3 (0.53%) C#
9 2 (0.35%) Tcl
9 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 205 (36.22%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (25.80%) CCNA
3 97 (17.14%) CCNP
4 90 (15.90%) Security Cleared
5 81 (14.31%) SC Cleared
6 55 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (8.83%) Degree
8 26 (4.59%) MCSA
9 23 (4.06%) MCSE
10 20 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (3.36%) A+ Certification
12 18 (3.18%) CCENT
13 16 (2.83%) Network+ Certification
14 14 (2.47%) MCITP
15 13 (2.30%) CCNP Voice
16 12 (2.12%) CCDP
16 12 (2.12%) ISEB
16 12 (2.12%) PMI Certification
16 12 (2.12%) PMP
17 11 (1.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.54%) SLA
2 8 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 171 (30.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (19.96%) Active Directory
3 59 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 41 (7.24%) vSphere
5 23 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.65%) XenApp
7 12 (2.12%) ProxySG
8 11 (1.94%) VMware Server
9 8 (1.41%) Firmware
9 8 (1.41%) vCloud
10 7 (1.24%) Docker
11 6 (1.06%) Apache Flume
11 6 (1.06%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.53%) NFS
13 2 (0.35%) KVM
13 2 (0.35%) Postfix
14 1 (0.18%) Gluster
14 1 (0.18%) iptables
14 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 45 (7.95%) SCOM
2 32 (5.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 29 (5.12%) SCCM
4 28 (4.95%) Cisco UCCX
5 27 (4.77%) Cisco UCCE
6 24 (4.24%) Foglight
7 13 (2.30%) SCVMM
8 10 (1.77%) Cisco IPCC
9 8 (1.41%) Puppet
9 8 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (1.24%) CFEngine
10 7 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.24%) vRealize
11 6 (1.06%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.06%) Kibana
11 6 (1.06%) logstash
12 4 (0.71%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 264 (46.64%) VMware
2 253 (44.70%) Microsoft
3 173 (30.57%) Juniper
4 119 (21.02%) HP
5 86 (15.19%) CheckPoint
6 72 (12.72%) NetApp
7 59 (10.42%) Dell
8 52 (9.19%) Citrix
9 49 (8.66%) EMC
10 43 (7.60%) F5
11 38 (6.71%) WatchGuard
12 35 (6.18%) Palo Alto
13 33 (5.83%) Intel Security
14 31 (5.48%) Blue Coat
15 26 (4.59%) Intel
16 25 (4.42%) Fortinet
16 25 (4.42%) Veeam
17 24 (4.24%) Kaseya
17 24 (4.24%) Kaspersky
18 23 (4.06%) IBM
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weymouth, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 15% Bouns + Bens
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Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Excellent compensation package
Posted: 5 days ago
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Salary: £28k to £35k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
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Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + See spec
Posted: 26 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Taunton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
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Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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