The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 18 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 21 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.07% 10.34% 2.73%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 20.45% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 7
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,950 £44,950 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Cisco
Manchester

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

Vendors Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 88 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 40.23% 50.57% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 105
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Cisco
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Stockport

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Stockport

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (78.13%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 18 (56.25%) LAN
3 18 (56.25%) WAN
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (31.25%) HP
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) DNS
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) VLAN
7 7 (21.88%) Network Security
7 7 (21.88%) ProCurve
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (18.75%) NetApp
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Wireless
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
9 5 (15.63%) Coaching
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.50%) CCNP
10 4 (12.50%) EMC
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
11 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
11 3 (9.38%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) LAN
1 18 (56.25%) WAN
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) VLAN
3 8 (25.00%) VPN
3 8 (25.00%) DNS
4 7 (21.88%) Network Security
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) Wireless
6 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.38%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) MPLS
6 3 (9.38%) WLAN
7 2 (6.25%) VPLS
8 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.13%) IPsec
8 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (25.00%) Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Migration
1 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
1 5 (15.63%) Coaching
2 3 (9.38%) Network Design
3 2 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Business Development
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CCNP
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) CCDA
2 3 (9.38%) CCDP
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) ProCurve
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) McAfee
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec