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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 51 79 40
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 300 196 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.74% 3.31% 5.84%
As % of the Vendors category 10.56% 7.29% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 253 158 279
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £60,000 £50,064
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
2841 2688 2545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.90% 45.37% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 2236 2173
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +11 87 £47,500 - 16
Gloucestershire +26 76 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Bristol +7 65 £55,000 +46.66% 17
Devon +25 41 £35,000 +89.18% 7
Somerset -2 16 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Dorset -6 10 £35,500 -27.55% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 251 (43.96%) Windows
2 224 (39.23%) Firewall
3 221 (38.70%) VMware
4 207 (36.25%) Microsoft
5 205 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
6 169 (29.60%) Active Directory
7 168 (29.42%) ITIL
8 154 (26.97%) LAN
9 151 (26.44%) WAN
9 151 (26.44%) Juniper
10 137 (23.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 121 (21.19%) Linux
12 120 (21.02%) TCP/IP
13 119 (20.84%) MS Exchange
14 117 (20.49%) CCNA
15 110 (19.26%) CheckPoint
16 109 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 109 (19.09%) Security Cleared
17 102 (17.86%) CCNP
18 99 (17.34%) Finance
19 98 (17.16%) Citrix
20 96 (16.81%) DNS
21 93 (16.29%) DHCP
22 91 (15.94%) HP
23 86 (15.06%) SC Cleared
24 78 (13.66%) F5
25 76 (13.31%) Avaya
25 76 (13.31%) VPN
26 75 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
27 74 (12.96%) MS Excel

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 119 (20.84%) MS Exchange
2 50 (8.76%) Lync
3 25 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 24 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (3.50%) IIS
6 17 (2.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (2.63%) Apache
8 14 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.70%) JBoss
12 3 (0.53%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 74 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 48 (8.41%) MS Office
3 12 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.05%) Office 365
2 3 (0.53%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) PaaS
3 2 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 224 (39.23%) Firewall
2 154 (26.97%) LAN
3 151 (26.44%) WAN
4 120 (21.02%) TCP/IP
5 96 (16.81%) DNS
6 93 (16.29%) DHCP
7 76 (13.31%) VPN
8 71 (12.43%) Network Security
9 61 (10.68%) Cisco ASA
10 60 (10.51%) SAN
11 46 (8.06%) Wireless
12 45 (7.88%) WLAN
13 42 (7.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 40 (7.01%) VoIP
15 39 (6.83%) MPLS
15 39 (6.83%) SSL
16 37 (6.48%) BGP
17 33 (5.78%) Internet
18 29 (5.08%) Unified Communications
19 22 (3.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (1.75%) MySQL
4 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (1.75%) Rational Performance Tester
2 6 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.35%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 99 (17.34%) Finance
2 31 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.15%) Banking
4 10 (1.75%) Retail
5 9 (1.58%) Advertising
6 8 (1.40%) Back Office
7 5 (0.88%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.88%) Marketing
8 4 (0.70%) Legal
9 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.53%) Billing
10 2 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (16.11%) Network Engineer
2 64 (11.21%) Support Engineer
3 54 (9.46%) Analyst
4 51 (8.93%) Architect
5 42 (7.36%) Consultant
6 35 (6.13%) Project Engineer
7 34 (5.95%) Administrator
8 33 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (4.38%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (4.20%) Network Architect
11 23 (4.03%) Field Engineer
11 23 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (3.85%) Security Engineer
13 21 (3.68%) Server Engineer
14 20 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support
14 20 (3.50%) Senior Network Engineer
14 20 (3.50%) Designer
15 18 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
16 16 (2.80%) Network Consultant
16 16 (2.80%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.10%) J2EE
2 11 (1.93%) Software Packaging
3 9 (1.58%) XMPP
4 8 (1.40%) HTML
5 5 (0.88%) XML
6 4 (0.70%) JSP
7 1 (0.18%) Web Services
7 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.73%) Blackberry
1 27 (4.73%) Open Source
2 26 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.68%) Video Conferencing
4 19 (3.33%) FlexPod
5 17 (2.98%) Clustering
6 13 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.93%) Client/Server
8 10 (1.75%) CESG
8 10 (1.75%) PDA
9 9 (1.58%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.40%) PMI
11 7 (1.23%) Wiki
12 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.88%) EqualLogic
13 4 (0.70%) PKI
13 4 (0.70%) LPAR
13 4 (0.70%) EPoS
13 4 (0.70%) Statistics
14 3 (0.53%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 251 (43.96%) Windows
2 121 (21.19%) Linux
3 75 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 69 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (3.68%) UNIX
6 16 (2.80%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.93%) Solaris
10 10 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.40%) AIX
11 8 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.23%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.05%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.70%) HPUX
15 3 (0.53%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.53%) CentOS
16 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (29.42%) ITIL
2 58 (10.16%) Network Design
3 38 (6.65%) Network Management
4 37 (6.48%) Information Security
5 36 (6.30%) Project Management
6 34 (5.95%) Change Management
7 33 (5.78%) Time Management
8 31 (5.43%) Load Balancing
9 28 (4.90%) Configuration Management
10 27 (4.73%) ITIL V3
11 26 (4.55%) Incident Management
12 24 (4.20%) Service Management
13 20 (3.50%) PRINCE2
14 19 (3.33%) Service Delivery
15 18 (3.15%) Network Architecture
15 18 (3.15%) Performance Management
16 16 (2.80%) Migration
16 16 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
17 15 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (10.51%) SQL
2 33 (5.78%) Perl
3 26 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 16 (2.80%) Java
5 15 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.40%) VB
7 4 (0.70%) C#
7 4 (0.70%) C++
8 3 (0.53%) Python
8 3 (0.53%) VBScript
9 2 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 205 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (20.49%) CCNA
3 109 (19.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 109 (19.09%) Security Cleared
4 102 (17.86%) CCNP
5 86 (15.06%) SC Cleared
6 46 (8.06%) MCITP
7 45 (7.88%) MCSE
8 42 (7.36%) CCIE
9 39 (6.83%) Degree
10 27 (4.73%) MCSA
11 25 (4.38%) CCDP
12 24 (4.20%) MCP
13 21 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (2.45%) JNCIS
15 14 (2.45%) DV Cleared
16 11 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (1.58%) CCSA
17 9 (1.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.68%) SLA
2 12 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.23%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 169 (29.60%) Active Directory
2 137 (23.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (8.76%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.20%) XenApp
5 22 (3.85%) vSphere
6 19 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 13 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.93%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (1.75%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.58%) ISA Server
11 7 (1.23%) MetaFrame
11 7 (1.23%) Firmware
11 7 (1.23%) XenServer
11 7 (1.23%) ProxySG
12 5 (0.88%) Xen
12 5 (0.88%) NFS
13 4 (0.70%) KVM
14 3 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.53%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (6.13%) SCCM
2 21 (3.68%) SCOM
3 19 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (2.10%) Nagios
6 11 (1.93%) OpenView
7 8 (1.40%) Netcool
7 8 (1.40%) HP SIM
8 7 (1.23%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (0.88%) Puppet
10 5 (0.88%) Hyperic
10 5 (0.88%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.88%) WSUS
10 5 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
11 4 (0.70%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.70%) CiscoWorks
11 4 (0.70%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.53%) OPNET
Vendors
1 221 (38.70%) VMware
2 207 (36.25%) Microsoft
3 151 (26.44%) Juniper
4 110 (19.26%) CheckPoint
5 98 (17.16%) Citrix
6 91 (15.94%) HP
7 78 (13.66%) F5
8 76 (13.31%) Avaya
9 53 (9.28%) Dell
9 53 (9.28%) NetApp
10 37 (6.48%) IBM
11 30 (5.25%) Symantec
12 29 (5.08%) Riverbed
13 28 (4.90%) Red Hat
14 22 (3.85%) McAfee
14 22 (3.85%) EMC
15 18 (3.15%) Barracuda Networks
16 16 (2.80%) Blue Coat
16 16 (2.80%) Remedy
17 15 (2.63%) Sophos
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Flex Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Big Comp Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + training, holiday, pension
Posted: 5 days ago