The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 38 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 73 144 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.21% 10.85% 12.04%
As % of the Vendors category 12.05% 22.75% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63 130 139
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,750 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Cisco
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
606 633 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 43.25% 47.70% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 481 544 517
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Wales

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Wales

Cisco
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
(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
South Wales -20 64 £35,000 -10.25% 7
North Wales -4 9 £48,500 +14.11%
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 119 (62.30%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (61.78%) Firewall
3 86 (45.03%) CCNA
4 75 (39.27%) Microsoft
5 67 (35.08%) CCNP
6 65 (34.03%) VMware
7 64 (33.51%) Windows
8 58 (30.37%) ITIL
9 52 (27.23%) HP
10 48 (25.13%) LAN
11 47 (24.61%) WAN
12 45 (23.56%) Citrix
12 45 (23.56%) Cisco ASA
13 44 (23.04%) BGP
14 43 (22.51%) SLA
15 42 (21.99%) CheckPoint
16 41 (21.47%) Wireless
17 40 (20.94%) OSPF
17 40 (20.94%) MS Excel
18 35 (18.32%) MS Exchange
19 33 (17.28%) Dell
20 32 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
20 32 (16.75%) VRRP
21 30 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
22 29 (15.18%) Active Directory
22 29 (15.18%) Linux
23 28 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
24 27 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
24 27 (14.14%) Security Cleared
24 27 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 35 (18.32%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.42%) Lync
3 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.62%) IIS
6 5 (2.62%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.05%) Apache
8 1 (0.52%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (20.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.57%) Office 365
4 2 (1.05%) PaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (61.78%) Firewall
2 48 (25.13%) LAN
3 47 (24.61%) WAN
4 45 (23.56%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (23.04%) BGP
6 41 (21.47%) Wireless
7 40 (20.94%) OSPF
8 32 (16.75%) VRRP
9 30 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (12.57%) VLAN
11 22 (11.52%) Network Security
12 21 (10.99%) HSRP
13 20 (10.47%) EIGRP
13 20 (10.47%) Internet
13 20 (10.47%) VoIP
14 18 (9.42%) RIP
15 17 (8.90%) Ethernet
16 16 (8.38%) Broadband
17 15 (7.85%) DHCP
18 14 (7.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.62%) MySQL
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.05%) Big Data
4 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
General
1 20 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.95%) Back Office
3 8 (4.19%) Finance
4 3 (1.57%) Marketing
5 2 (1.05%) Legal
5 2 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (38.22%) Network Engineer
2 31 (16.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (9.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (8.90%) Architect
5 16 (8.38%) Support Engineer
6 14 (7.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (7.33%) Project Engineer
7 13 (6.81%) Network Architect
8 12 (6.28%) Security Engineer
8 12 (6.28%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) NOC Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) Senior NOC Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.19%) Technical Support
11 8 (4.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) 1st Line Support
13 6 (3.14%) Analyst
13 6 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (3.14%) Technical Support Engineer
14 5 (2.62%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) CSS
2 3 (1.57%) .NET
2 3 (1.57%) COM
3 2 (1.05%) Web Services
4 1 (0.52%) LAMP
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.28%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (5.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.24%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.62%) Statistics
6 4 (2.09%) PDA
6 4 (2.09%) Clustering
6 4 (2.09%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 64 (33.51%) Windows
2 29 (15.18%) Linux
3 28 (14.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (3.66%) UNIX
6 7 (3.66%) AIX
7 6 (3.14%) Solaris
8 3 (1.57%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.52%) Debian
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.37%) ITIL
2 20 (10.47%) Network Management
3 19 (9.95%) Service Delivery
4 17 (8.90%) Project Management
5 14 (7.33%) Load Balancing
6 12 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.24%) Product Management
8 9 (4.71%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.19%) Operations Management
10 6 (3.14%) Logistics
10 6 (3.14%) Service Management
10 6 (3.14%) Change Management
10 6 (3.14%) Change Control
10 6 (3.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.62%) Resource Management
11 5 (2.62%) E-Commerce
12 4 (2.09%) Asset Management
12 4 (2.09%) Resilience Testing
12 4 (2.09%) Server Building
13 3 (1.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.76%) C#
1 11 (5.76%) PHP
2 10 (5.24%) SQL
3 1 (0.52%) Python
3 1 (0.52%) Java
3 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 119 (62.30%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (45.03%) CCNA
3 67 (35.08%) CCNP
4 32 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (14.14%) Security Cleared
6 24 (12.57%) SC Cleared
7 19 (9.95%) MCITP
8 18 (9.42%) MCSE
9 15 (7.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 13 (6.81%) Degree
11 11 (5.76%) MCSA
12 9 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (4.19%) SAP Certification
14 5 (2.62%) CCIE
15 3 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (1.57%) VCP5
16 2 (1.05%) MCTS
16 2 (1.05%) MCP
17 1 (0.52%) JNCIS
17 1 (0.52%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (22.51%) SLA
2 21 (10.99%) ISO 9001
3 11 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 29 (15.18%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.04%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.62%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.62%) ISA Server
5 4 (2.09%) VMware Server
5 4 (2.09%) Firmware
6 3 (1.57%) vSphere
7 2 (1.05%) XenApp
8 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.14%) OpenView
1 6 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.62%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (2.62%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.09%) Puppet
3 4 (2.09%) Ansible
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.05%) WSUS
5 2 (1.05%) SCCM
5 2 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 75 (39.27%) Microsoft
2 65 (34.03%) VMware
3 52 (27.23%) HP
4 45 (23.56%) Citrix
5 42 (21.99%) CheckPoint
6 33 (17.28%) Dell
7 24 (12.57%) F5
8 17 (8.90%) ProCurve
9 16 (8.38%) SonicWALL
10 15 (7.85%) Juniper
11 13 (6.81%) WatchGuard
12 11 (5.76%) Nokia
13 10 (5.24%) Dell Compellent
14 9 (4.71%) IBM
14 9 (4.71%) Blue Coat
14 9 (4.71%) SolarWinds
15 8 (4.19%) SAP
16 7 (3.66%) Oracle
16 7 (3.66%) Red Hat
17 6 (3.14%) Remedy
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