The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 52 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 26 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.65% 5.88% 5.43%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 14.89% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 24
Average salary £32,750 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.75% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
319 262 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 44.74% 39.52% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 253 221 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent +12 15 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Cannock -3 3 £40,000 +40.35%
Burton-upon-Trent -11 2 £32,500 - 2
Lichfield - 1 £33,000 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 27 (55.10%) Citrix
2 24 (48.98%) WAN
3 22 (44.90%) LAN
4 21 (42.86%) Windows
5 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
6 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
7 18 (36.73%) Internet
8 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
8 17 (34.69%) Firewall
9 16 (32.65%) VPN
10 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
11 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (24.49%) VMware
12 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
12 12 (24.49%) Windows 8
13 11 (22.45%) Juniper
14 10 (20.41%) ITIL
14 10 (20.41%) Network Security
15 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
16 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
16 8 (16.33%) DNS
16 8 (16.33%) CCSP
16 8 (16.33%) SAN
16 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
16 8 (16.33%) Blackberry
16 8 (16.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
17 7 (14.29%) Security Management
17 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (16.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (12.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) WAN
2 22 (44.90%) LAN
3 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
4 18 (36.73%) Internet
5 17 (34.69%) Firewall
6 16 (32.65%) VPN
7 10 (20.41%) Network Security
8 8 (16.33%) DNS
8 8 (16.33%) SAN
9 5 (10.20%) VLAN
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
10 3 (6.12%) WLAN
11 2 (4.08%) DMZ
11 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
11 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.04%) Wireless
12 1 (2.04%) DWDM
12 1 (2.04%) DHCP
12 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) IT Support
4 5 (10.20%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Windows 8
3 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL
3 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.29%) Security Management
4 7 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.08%) Network Design
7 2 (4.08%) B2B
7 2 (4.08%) Six Sigma
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Fault Management
8 1 (2.04%) Security Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) CCSP
3 6 (12.24%) CCNP
3 6 (12.24%) CCNA
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.24%) MCSE
4 4 (8.16%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) CCIE
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) XenApp
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Server
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) XenServer
5 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Citrix
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.49%) VMware
4 11 (22.45%) Juniper
5 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.29%) Fortinet
7 6 (12.24%) Apple
8 5 (10.20%) Avaya
8 5 (10.20%) HP
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) Nortel
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Sage
9 1 (2.04%) Google
9 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
Burton-On-Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum £25K + shift allowance (£4K)+ perfor
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, Grade 7
Posted: 9 days ago