The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Support in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Support
Rank 877 869 814
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Support 27 40 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.035% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.037% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 58
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Cisco Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Support within the UK.

Cisco Support Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Support over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Support
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Support within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
England -1 27 £37,000 -17.77% 1
South East +8 14 £30,000 -33.33%
Kent -2 6 £30,000 -33.33%
London -8 5 £36,500 +1.38%
City of London +30 3 £90,000 +150.00%
Hampshire +17 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +17 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Yorkshire +7 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Reading +7 2 £37,500 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +4 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Leeds +2 2 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands - 2 £57,250 -
Surrey +2 1 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands -3 1 £32,500 -27.77%
East of England -3 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Slough -4 1 - -
Hertfordshire -5 1 £32,500 -27.77%
North West -7 1 £30,000 +1.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 1 £50,000 +104.08%
Derbyshire -16 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Hook - 1 £24,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £62,000 -
Woking - 1 £47,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £62,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -

Cisco Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Support in their job title 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 with Cisco Support in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (72.55%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (56.86%) Firewall
3 29 (56.86%) CCNA
4 21 (41.18%) CCNP
5 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
6 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 11 (21.57%) VMware
7 11 (21.57%) F5
8 10 (19.61%) Juniper
8 10 (19.61%) CCIE
9 9 (17.65%) VoIP
9 9 (17.65%) Windows
9 9 (17.65%) MCSE
9 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (17.65%) Avaya
9 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
10 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
10 8 (15.69%) MPLS
10 8 (15.69%) SLA
10 8 (15.69%) VPN
11 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
11 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
12 6 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
12 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server

Cisco Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Support in their job title 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 with Cisco Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) Firewall
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (17.65%) VoIP
3 8 (15.69%) VPN
3 8 (15.69%) MPLS
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (9.80%) Unified Communications
5 5 (9.80%) WAN
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (5.88%) OSPF
6 3 (5.88%) BGP
6 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 3 (5.88%) FWSM
7 2 (3.92%) H.323
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (3.92%) Wireless
7 2 (3.92%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X
2 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
3 5 (9.80%) Coaching
3 5 (9.80%) ITIL
4 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.92%) Line Management
5 2 (3.92%) Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
5 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) ITSM
6 1 (1.96%) Password Management
6 1 (1.96%) Validation
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (56.86%) CCNA
3 21 (41.18%) CCNP
4 10 (19.61%) CCIE
5 9 (17.65%) MCSE
5 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (11.76%) MCITP
7 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
7 5 (9.80%) CCVP
8 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.92%) Degree
9 2 (3.92%) CCDP
9 2 (3.92%) MCP
10 1 (1.96%) CCSP
10 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (21.57%) VMware
2 11 (21.57%) F5
3 10 (19.61%) Juniper
4 9 (17.65%) Avaya
5 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
6 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.76%) Apple
8 3 (5.88%) NetApp
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix
9 2 (3.92%) Verint
9 2 (3.92%) Zeacom
10 1 (1.96%) Meraki
10 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.96%) IPFX
10 1 (1.96%) EMC
10 1 (1.96%) Nortel
10 1 (1.96%) IBM