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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 36 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 35 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.54% 3.54% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 13.16% 8.59% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 20
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
266 256 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 42.09% 41.22% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 218 223 194
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,976 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 16 £38,000 -24.00% 3
Stafford -1 5 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Tamworth - 4 £25,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +9 3 £36,500 -23.95%
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 27 (43.55%) Firewall
3 26 (41.94%) LAN
3 26 (41.94%) WAN
4 25 (40.32%) TCP/IP
5 24 (38.71%) VPN
5 24 (38.71%) Citrix
6 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
7 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
8 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
9 18 (29.03%) Internet
10 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
10 17 (27.42%) SQL
11 16 (25.81%) VMware
12 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (24.19%) Load Balancing
12 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (22.58%) ITIL
14 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
15 11 (17.74%) CCNP
15 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
15 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (16.13%) Network Architecture
16 10 (16.13%) Network Security
16 10 (16.13%) SAN
17 8 (12.90%) CCNA
17 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
17 8 (12.90%) CCSP
17 8 (12.90%) SLA
17 8 (12.90%) XenApp

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.29%) Apache
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Project
3 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Firewall
2 26 (41.94%) LAN
2 26 (41.94%) WAN
3 25 (40.32%) TCP/IP
4 24 (38.71%) VPN
5 18 (29.03%) Internet
6 10 (16.13%) SAN
6 10 (16.13%) Network Security
7 7 (11.29%) VLAN
7 7 (11.29%) SNMP
8 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (6.45%) IPsec
9 4 (6.45%) IP Telephony
9 4 (6.45%) MPLS
9 4 (6.45%) BGP
10 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.84%) WLAN
11 2 (3.23%) DNS
11 2 (3.23%) DMZ
11 2 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.29%) MySQL
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.84%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.90%) Consultant
2 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Project Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Network Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) IT Support
6 4 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) Network Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) Network Security Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (6.45%) Network Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Replication
1 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.61%) Tandem
2 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.90%) Linux
5 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Load Balancing
2 14 (22.58%) ITIL
3 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
4 10 (16.13%) Network Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.29%) Security Management
6 7 (11.29%) Performance Management
7 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (4.84%) Service Management
10 2 (3.23%) ERP
10 2 (3.23%) B2B
10 2 (3.23%) Six Sigma
10 2 (3.23%) Project Management
10 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.23%) Network Design
10 2 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) CCNP
3 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.90%) CCNA
3 8 (12.90%) CCSP
4 6 (9.68%) MCSE
5 4 (6.45%) MCSA
5 4 (6.45%) CCIP
5 4 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) CCIE
6 2 (3.23%) CISSP
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) XenApp
3 5 (8.06%) vSphere
3 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) WMI
2 4 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Citrix
2 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.81%) VMware
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle
4 8 (12.90%) Juniper
5 7 (11.29%) Avaya
5 7 (11.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.06%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.84%) Veeam
8 2 (3.23%) Apple
8 2 (3.23%) Sun
9 1 (1.61%) Genesys
9 1 (1.61%) Sage
9 1 (1.61%) Websense
9 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.61%) Google
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: 20 hours ago
Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum + Car / Bonus / Laptop / Mobile
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford
Networx Recruitment
Salary: c £35,000 package (to include pension)
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago