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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 22 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 17 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 6.16% 2.57% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 21.25% 11.11% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 5
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,200 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £39,400 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
80 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 28.99% 23.16% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 76
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 20 (52.63%) Citrix
2 19 (50.00%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (47.37%) LAN
4 16 (42.11%) Internet
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (31.58%) Firewall
6 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 12 (31.58%) Windows
6 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 10 (26.32%) VPN
7 10 (26.32%) Juniper
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
8 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
9 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
9 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
9 8 (21.05%) DNS
9 8 (21.05%) Blackberry
10 7 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (18.42%) Security Management
10 7 (18.42%) CCSP
10 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
10 7 (18.42%) Fortinet
10 7 (18.42%) Network Security
10 7 (18.42%) Network Architecture
11 6 (15.79%) SAN
11 6 (15.79%) Apple
11 6 (15.79%) ITIL
12 5 (13.16%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) WAN
1 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (47.37%) LAN
3 16 (42.11%) Internet
4 12 (31.58%) Firewall
5 10 (26.32%) VPN
6 8 (21.05%) DNS
7 7 (18.42%) Network Security
8 6 (15.79%) SAN
9 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (7.89%) Ethernet
11 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.63%) Wireless
12 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
12 1 (2.63%) DWDM
12 1 (2.63%) VoIP
12 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Help Desk Support
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Security Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
6 3 (7.89%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
2 8 (21.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
1 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
2 7 (18.42%) Security Management
2 7 (18.42%) Network Architecture
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCSP
3 5 (13.16%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Citrix
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Juniper
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
3 7 (18.42%) Fortinet
4 6 (15.79%) Apple
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) Avaya
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
6 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.63%) Nortel