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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 38 61 34
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 23 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.08% 1.54% 6.36%
As % of the Vendors category 11.56% 4.50% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 34
Median salary £30,000 £34,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.66% -8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,200 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%

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
199 222 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.93% 34.21% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 155 194 179
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth +12 8 £20,000 -42.02%
Burton-upon-Trent +6 5 £35,000 -7.89%
Lichfield +7 3 £35,000 -7.89%
Stafford - 3 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent 0 2 £30,000 +20.00%
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 32 (54.24%) Active Directory
3 24 (40.68%) Firewall
3 24 (40.68%) VMware
4 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
4 22 (37.29%) Windows Server
5 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
6 20 (33.90%) MS Exchange
6 20 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (32.20%) Linux
8 18 (30.51%) Unix
8 18 (30.51%) DHCP
9 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
10 16 (27.12%) Network Security
11 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
12 14 (23.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (23.73%) Project Planning
13 13 (22.03%) VPN
13 13 (22.03%) CCNA
14 12 (20.34%) CCNP
15 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
15 11 (18.64%) MCSE
16 10 (16.95%) SUSE
17 9 (15.25%) Logistics
17 9 (15.25%) Citrix
17 9 (15.25%) CISSP
17 9 (15.25%) DNS
17 9 (15.25%) Blackberry

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (33.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (8.47%) Site Server
3 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Mimecast
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) IaaS
3 3 (5.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) Firewall
2 18 (30.51%) DHCP
3 16 (27.12%) Network Security
4 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
5 13 (22.03%) VPN
6 9 (15.25%) DNS
7 8 (13.56%) WAN
8 7 (11.86%) LAN
8 7 (11.86%) VLAN
8 7 (11.86%) VoIP
9 6 (10.17%) BGP
10 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
10 5 (8.47%) OSPF
10 5 (8.47%) WLAN
11 4 (6.78%) Skype
12 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (5.08%) MPLS
12 3 (5.08%) Multicast
13 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (15.25%) Security Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Security Operations Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Service Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.25%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.08%) AS400
4 3 (5.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) SCADA
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) Windows Server
3 19 (32.20%) Linux
4 18 (30.51%) Unix
5 10 (16.95%) SUSE
6 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (23.73%) Project Planning
2 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
3 9 (15.25%) Logistics
3 9 (15.25%) Security Operations
4 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
4 8 (13.56%) SIEM
4 8 (13.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 7 (11.86%) ITIL
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Server Building
8 4 (6.78%) Network Design
9 3 (5.08%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.08%) High Availability
9 3 (5.08%) ITSM
9 3 (5.08%) Service Management
10 2 (3.39%) Change Management
11 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.69%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.03%) CCNA
3 12 (20.34%) CCNP
4 11 (18.64%) MCSE
4 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (15.25%) CISSP
6 8 (13.56%) CCSA
6 8 (13.56%) CEH
6 8 (13.56%) CISMP
6 8 (13.56%) SSCP
7 4 (6.78%) Degree
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.69%) CCDA
9 1 (1.69%) CCIE
9 1 (1.69%) CCSP
9 1 (1.69%) MCP
9 1 (1.69%) MCSA
9 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (54.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.47%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) VMware
2 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) Citrix
3 9 (15.25%) Qualys
4 7 (11.86%) SonicWALL
5 5 (8.47%) Acronis
5 5 (8.47%) arcserve
5 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.47%) Cyberoam
5 5 (8.47%) Intel Security
5 5 (8.47%) Kaspersky
5 5 (8.47%) Proofpoint
5 5 (8.47%) Sophos
5 5 (8.47%) Symantec
5 5 (8.47%) WatchGuard
5 5 (8.47%) Webroot
6 2 (3.39%) F5
6 2 (3.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.69%) Juniper