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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 35 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 48 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.09% 7.56% 6.56%
As % of the Vendors category 12.60% 16.02% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 45
Average salary £47,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
Hampshire

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
381 362 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.35% 47.20% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 320 351 426
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Southampton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 48 (42.48%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (41.59%) VMware
3 42 (37.17%) Windows
4 38 (33.63%) ITIL
5 34 (30.09%) Citrix
6 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
6 30 (26.55%) Active Directory
6 30 (26.55%) LAN
7 29 (25.66%) WAN
7 29 (25.66%) CCNP
7 29 (25.66%) Firewall
8 26 (23.01%) CCNA
9 24 (21.24%) MS Exchange
10 23 (20.35%) CheckPoint
11 21 (18.58%) MPLS
11 21 (18.58%) Wireless
12 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (17.70%) Network Security
13 19 (16.81%) BGP
14 18 (15.93%) Juniper
14 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (15.93%) F5
15 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
16 16 (14.16%) CCIE
16 16 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (13.27%) HP
17 15 (13.27%) TCP/IP
17 15 (13.27%) Linux
18 14 (12.39%) IPsec
19 13 (11.50%) Service Delivery

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 24 (21.24%) MS Exchange
2 16 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.88%) Lync
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Retail
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.55%) LAN
2 29 (25.66%) WAN
2 29 (25.66%) Firewall
3 21 (18.58%) MPLS
3 21 (18.58%) Wireless
4 20 (17.70%) Network Security
5 19 (16.81%) BGP
6 15 (13.27%) TCP/IP
7 14 (12.39%) IPsec
8 12 (10.62%) VPN
9 11 (9.73%) VoIP
10 10 (8.85%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (8.85%) DNS
10 10 (8.85%) OSPF
11 9 (7.96%) DHCP
11 9 (7.96%) HSRP
11 9 (7.96%) VLAN
11 9 (7.96%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (7.08%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (6.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (11.50%) Retail
2 9 (7.96%) Finance
3 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.31%) French Language
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (15.93%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.04%) Architect
3 12 (10.62%) Analyst
4 11 (9.73%) Security Engineer
4 11 (9.73%) Network Architect
5 9 (7.96%) Support Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.19%) Consultant
6 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) IT Support
7 6 (5.31%) Network Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) Designer
8 5 (4.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.42%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 4 (3.54%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (3.54%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) Middleware
2 1 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.42%) Kindle
3 4 (3.54%) IPTV
3 4 (3.54%) Statistics
3 4 (3.54%) PKI
3 4 (3.54%) Clustering
4 3 (2.65%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.77%) CESG
5 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.88%) PMI
6 1 (0.88%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (37.17%) Windows
2 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.27%) Linux
5 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.85%) Windows 2000 Server
6 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.96%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.08%) UNIX
9 5 (4.42%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.65%) AIX
10 3 (2.65%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) ITIL
2 13 (11.50%) Service Delivery
3 10 (8.85%) Line Management
4 8 (7.08%) Information Security
5 7 (6.19%) Project Management
5 7 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (6.19%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.31%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.31%) Network Management
6 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.31%) Service Management
6 6 (5.31%) Change Management
6 6 (5.31%) People Management
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (4.42%) Performance Management
7 5 (4.42%) Network Design
7 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.54%) Time Management
8 4 (3.54%) Budget Control
8 4 (3.54%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.73%) SQL
2 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (42.48%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (25.66%) CCNP
3 26 (23.01%) CCNA
4 16 (14.16%) CCIE
5 12 (10.62%) Degree
6 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (7.08%) CCDP
7 8 (7.08%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (5.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (5.31%) MCSA
9 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
9 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.54%) ISACA
9 4 (3.54%) MCSE
9 4 (3.54%) GIAC
10 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.77%) CCDE
11 2 (1.77%) CISSP
11 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) PCI DSS
2 8 (7.08%) SLA
3 7 (6.19%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.54%) COBIT
5 1 (0.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 30 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.42%) XenApp
4 5 (4.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.77%) NFS
5 2 (1.77%) Samba
6 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (5.31%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (41.59%) VMware
2 34 (30.09%) Citrix
3 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
4 23 (20.35%) CheckPoint
5 18 (15.93%) Juniper
5 18 (15.93%) F5
6 15 (13.27%) HP
7 7 (6.19%) Oracle
8 6 (5.31%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.54%) Brocade
10 3 (2.65%) Veritas
10 3 (2.65%) Intel
11 2 (1.77%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.77%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.77%) IronPort
11 2 (1.77%) SAP
11 2 (1.77%) ATG
11 2 (1.77%) Symantec
12 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.88%) NetApp