The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 33 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 48 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.93% 7.57% 6.19%
As % of the Vendors category 14.50% 14.29% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 54
Average salary £45,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
331 455 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.76% 52.97% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 298 397 435
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cisco
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Southampton region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Southampton

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Southampton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 53 (43.80%) WAN
2 51 (42.15%) Firewall
3 46 (38.02%) VMware
4 45 (37.19%) LAN
5 44 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 41 (33.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (31.40%) vSphere
8 32 (26.45%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (25.62%) Hyper-V
10 30 (24.79%) Active Directory
11 29 (23.97%) HP
11 29 (23.97%) CheckPoint
12 26 (21.49%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (20.66%) SC Cleared
13 25 (20.66%) Security Cleared
13 25 (20.66%) Citrix
14 22 (18.18%) CCNA
14 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
14 22 (18.18%) Private Cloud
15 21 (17.36%) Windows
15 21 (17.36%) TCP/IP
15 21 (17.36%) SAN
15 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (17.36%) Wireless
16 20 (16.53%) NetApp
16 20 (16.53%) SQL
16 20 (16.53%) MCSE
16 20 (16.53%) vCloud
17 18 (14.88%) VPN
18 17 (14.05%) MS Exchange

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (14.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.09%) Lync
3 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.31%) IIS
4 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (13.22%) Office 365
2 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.80%) WAN
2 51 (42.15%) Firewall
3 45 (37.19%) LAN
4 26 (21.49%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (17.36%) TCP/IP
5 21 (17.36%) SAN
5 21 (17.36%) Wireless
6 18 (14.88%) VPN
7 16 (13.22%) DNS
7 16 (13.22%) DHCP
8 15 (12.40%) VoIP
9 14 (11.57%) BGP
10 13 (10.74%) OSPF
11 12 (9.92%) MPLS
11 12 (9.92%) WLAN
11 12 (9.92%) NAS
12 11 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (9.09%) Network Security
13 7 (5.79%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) DB2
2 1 (0.83%) SQLPlus
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.65%) Electronics
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Analyst
3 20 (16.53%) Team Leader
4 19 (15.70%) Consultant
5 17 (14.05%) Network Team Leader
6 12 (9.92%) Service Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Architect
8 8 (6.61%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Cloud Consultant
10 6 (4.96%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Network Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (4.13%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Private Cloud
2 16 (13.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.65%) E-Learning
3 2 (1.65%) PKI
3 2 (1.65%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.83%) FMCG
4 1 (0.83%) HP Storage
4 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.83%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.36%) Windows
2 11 (9.09%) Linux
2 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (9.92%) ITIL
1 12 (9.92%) Service Management
2 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (8.26%) Load Balancing
4 8 (6.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (5.79%) Converged Infrastructure
6 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.13%) Network Design
7 5 (4.13%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.31%) Coaching
8 4 (3.31%) Fault Management
8 4 (3.31%) Time Management
8 4 (3.31%) Network Architecture
8 4 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.31%) Network Management
9 3 (2.48%) People Management
9 3 (2.48%) Data Analysis
9 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.53%) SQL
2 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (26.45%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (20.66%) SC Cleared
2 25 (20.66%) Security Cleared
3 22 (18.18%) CCNA
4 21 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (16.53%) MCSE
6 12 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (9.92%) CCNP
7 11 (9.09%) MCITP
7 11 (9.09%) MCSA
8 6 (4.96%) CCIE
8 6 (4.96%) CCA
8 6 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.31%) Degree
10 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (33.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (31.40%) vSphere
3 31 (25.62%) Hyper-V
4 30 (24.79%) Active Directory
5 20 (16.53%) vCloud
6 17 (14.05%) XenApp
7 14 (11.57%) XenDesktop
8 7 (5.79%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.96%) VMware ESX
9 6 (4.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (4.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) SCOM
1 7 (5.79%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.96%) EdgeSight
2 6 (4.96%) SCCM
3 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.83%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (38.02%) VMware
2 44 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 29 (23.97%) HP
3 29 (23.97%) CheckPoint
4 25 (20.66%) Citrix
5 20 (16.53%) NetApp
6 15 (12.40%) F5
7 12 (9.92%) Juniper
8 6 (4.96%) AppSense
9 3 (2.48%) IronPort
10 2 (1.65%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (1.65%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.65%) Google
10 2 (1.65%) Nokia
10 2 (1.65%) Websense
10 2 (1.65%) Avaya
10 2 (1.65%) Dell
10 2 (1.65%) Intel
11 1 (0.83%) SAP
11 1 (0.83%) Riverbed