The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Staffordshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 44 30 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 27 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.55% 6.62% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 15.20% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 14
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £26,500 £31,725
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
252 250 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.50% 43.55% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 193 220 212
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
West Midlands

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +4 21 £32,500 -18.75%
Stafford -3 3 £33,500 +26.41%
Lichfield - 1 £52,500 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (45.28%) Citrix
2 24 (45.28%) WAN
3 23 (43.40%) LAN
4 19 (35.85%) CCNP
5 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
5 18 (33.96%) Windows
6 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
6 17 (32.08%) Firewall
6 17 (32.08%) VMware
7 14 (26.42%) CCNA
8 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
8 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (20.75%) VPN
10 10 (18.87%) Internet
11 9 (16.98%) BIG-IP
11 9 (16.98%) F5
12 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
12 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
12 8 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (15.09%) HP
12 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
12 8 (15.09%) Windows XP
13 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
13 7 (13.21%) DNS
13 7 (13.21%) CheckPoint
13 7 (13.21%) SAN
13 7 (13.21%) Fortinet
13 7 (13.21%) Network Security
13 7 (13.21%) Games

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.43%) Lync
3 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) WAN
2 23 (43.40%) LAN
3 17 (32.08%) TCP/IP
3 17 (32.08%) Firewall
4 11 (20.75%) VPN
5 10 (18.87%) Internet
6 9 (16.98%) BIG-IP
7 7 (13.21%) DNS
7 7 (13.21%) SAN
7 7 (13.21%) Network Security
8 6 (11.32%) NetScaler
9 5 (9.43%) VLAN
10 4 (7.55%) BGP
10 4 (7.55%) SSL
11 3 (5.66%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (5.66%) VoIP
11 3 (5.66%) MPLS
11 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.21%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Law
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Network Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Network Specialist
3 6 (11.32%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Security Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) IT Support
6 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Operations Manager
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows 8
2 8 (15.09%) Windows XP
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Load Balancing
2 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.32%) Change Management
4 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.43%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.66%) Migration
5 3 (5.66%) Security Management
5 3 (5.66%) Time Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.89%) Service Management
7 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.89%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (35.85%) CCNP
3 14 (26.42%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) CCIE
4 3 (5.66%) CCSP
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) NCIE
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) BlackBerry Internet Service
5 2 (3.77%) Xen
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Citrix
2 17 (32.08%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) F5
4 8 (15.09%) HP
5 7 (13.21%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.21%) Fortinet
6 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.43%) Juniper
7 5 (9.43%) WatchGuard
7 5 (9.43%) ProCurve
7 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.66%) EMC
8 3 (5.66%) Apple
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
9 2 (3.77%) Mitel
10 1 (1.89%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.89%) Nortel
10 1 (1.89%) Dell
10 1 (1.89%) Lotus
10 1 (1.89%) Avaya
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