The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 28 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 14 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.95% 3.16% 3.33%
As % of the Vendors category 16.09% 10.47% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 5
Average salary £25,000 £27,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -50.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,200 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Cisco
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
87 86 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.74% 30.18% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 81
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £77,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Cisco
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Cisco Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 24 (70.59%) LAN
1 24 (70.59%) WAN
2 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 20 (58.82%) Internet
4 16 (47.06%) Citrix
5 15 (44.12%) VPN
5 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
6 14 (41.18%) Firewall
7 13 (38.24%) Load Balancing
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (26.47%) Juniper
8 9 (26.47%) CCNP
9 8 (23.53%) CCSP
9 8 (23.53%) Network Security
9 8 (23.53%) Security Management
9 8 (23.53%) Network Architecture
10 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
10 7 (20.59%) ITIL
10 7 (20.59%) Windows
10 7 (20.59%) SAN
10 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
11 5 (14.71%) CCNA
11 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
12 4 (11.76%) IPsec
12 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
12 4 (11.76%) Avaya
12 4 (11.76%) Apple

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) LAN
1 24 (70.59%) WAN
2 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
3 20 (58.82%) Internet
4 15 (44.12%) VPN
5 14 (41.18%) Firewall
6 8 (23.53%) Network Security
7 7 (20.59%) SAN
8 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.76%) IPsec
9 4 (11.76%) MPLS
9 4 (11.76%) BGP
9 4 (11.76%) DNS
10 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support
4 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Load Balancing
2 8 (23.53%) Network Architecture
2 8 (23.53%) Security Management
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) CCNP
3 8 (23.53%) CCSP
4 5 (14.71%) CCNA
5 4 (11.76%) CCIP
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Citrix
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Juniper
4 4 (11.76%) Apple
4 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 4 (11.76%) Avaya
5 2 (5.88%) VMware