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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 29 9 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 87 160 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.57% 15.89% 6.45%
As % of the Vendors category 13.55% 31.37% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 68 143 71
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £59,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,027 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -3.61%
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
642 510 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.45% 50.65% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 527 416 370
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -22 83 £40,000 -11.11% 13
North Wales -13 3 £52,000 +36.84%
West Wales +12 1 £42,055 -15.89% 5
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 139 (66.51%) Firewall
2 116 (55.50%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (46.41%) Windows
4 77 (36.84%) CCNA
4 77 (36.84%) VMware
5 75 (35.89%) CheckPoint
6 71 (33.97%) CCNP
7 70 (33.49%) Microsoft
8 65 (31.10%) WAN
9 62 (29.67%) LAN
10 61 (29.19%) Juniper
11 54 (25.84%) Active Directory
11 54 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
12 52 (24.88%) ITIL
13 49 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 46 (22.01%) MS Exchange
15 44 (21.05%) Security Cleared
16 43 (20.57%) Citrix
17 40 (19.14%) HP
18 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
18 39 (18.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 39 (18.66%) Windows Server 2008
19 38 (18.18%) SC Cleared
19 38 (18.18%) F5
20 33 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 33 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (14.35%) Hyper-V
22 28 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2013
22 28 (13.40%) SAN
23 27 (12.92%) Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 46 (22.01%) MS Exchange
2 28 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (9.57%) IIS
4 18 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (4.31%) Apache
8 8 (3.83%) CMS
8 8 (3.83%) Commerce Server
9 6 (2.87%) Lync
10 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.96%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.18%) Office 365
2 5 (2.39%) PaaS
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 139 (66.51%) Firewall
2 65 (31.10%) WAN
3 62 (29.67%) LAN
4 54 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (13.40%) SAN
6 27 (12.92%) Wireless
6 27 (12.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (11.96%) VPN
8 23 (11.00%) Internet
8 23 (11.00%) MPLS
9 22 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
9 22 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 21 (10.05%) BGP
11 20 (9.57%) DNS
12 19 (9.09%) Network Security
13 17 (8.13%) SNMP
14 16 (7.66%) VoIP
14 16 (7.66%) IPv6
14 16 (7.66%) OSPF
15 14 (6.70%) Nortel Alteon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.39%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.39%) Big Data
3 4 (1.91%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (11.00%) Finance
2 13 (6.22%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.35%) Advertising
4 5 (2.39%) Marketing
5 3 (1.44%) Welsh Language
5 3 (1.44%) Back Office
5 3 (1.44%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (44.02%) Network Engineer
2 33 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 31 (14.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (8.13%) Security Engineer
4 17 (8.13%) Project Engineer
4 17 (8.13%) Architect
5 15 (7.18%) Analyst
5 15 (7.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (7.18%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.70%) Network Architect
7 10 (4.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (3.35%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (3.35%) Administrator
9 6 (2.87%) Senior Architect
9 6 (2.87%) Senior Network Architect
9 6 (2.87%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (2.87%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.39%) Firewall Engineer
10 5 (2.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.78%) .NET
2 8 (3.83%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.96%) LAMP
4 1 (0.48%) COM
4 1 (0.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) e-Health
2 11 (5.26%) EqualLogic
2 11 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (4.78%) Clustering
4 9 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.91%) HACMP
6 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (46.41%) Windows
2 39 (18.66%) Windows Server 2003
2 39 (18.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (12.92%) Linux
5 13 (6.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 12 (5.74%) Windows XP
7 11 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.39%) AIX
10 4 (1.91%) UNIX
11 2 (0.96%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.48%) Solaris
12 1 (0.48%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (24.88%) ITIL
2 27 (12.92%) Load Balancing
3 23 (11.00%) Service Delivery
4 17 (8.13%) Network Design
4 17 (8.13%) Network Management
5 16 (7.66%) Project Management
6 11 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.26%) Change Control
7 8 (3.83%) Network Architecture
8 7 (3.35%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (2.87%) Product Management
9 6 (2.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.39%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.39%) Mobile Marketing
10 5 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (2.39%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.91%) Resilience Testing
11 4 (1.91%) Change Management
11 4 (1.91%) Configuration Management
12 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.00%) SQL
2 1 (0.48%) Python
2 1 (0.48%) VB
2 1 (0.48%) Java
2 1 (0.48%) Perl
2 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.48%) AWK
2 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (55.50%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (36.84%) CCNA
3 71 (33.97%) CCNP
4 49 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 38 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 25 (11.96%) MCSE
8 23 (11.00%) MCITP
9 11 (5.26%) MCP
10 10 (4.78%) Degree
10 10 (4.78%) CCIE
11 9 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (3.83%) JNCIS
13 7 (3.35%) CCSE
13 7 (3.35%) VCP5
13 7 (3.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (2.87%) VCP4
15 5 (2.39%) MCSA
15 5 (2.39%) SAP Certification
16 4 (1.91%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.53%) SLA
2 7 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.87%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 54 (25.84%) Active Directory
2 33 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (14.35%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.74%) VMware ESX
5 11 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.39%) vSphere
7 4 (1.91%) PowerHA
7 4 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.44%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.44%) Firmware
8 3 (1.44%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.44%) XenServer
9 2 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (7.66%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (3.83%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.91%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (1.91%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.44%) WSUS
5 2 (0.96%) SCCM
5 2 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.96%) OpenView
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.48%) OPNET
6 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (36.84%) VMware
2 75 (35.89%) CheckPoint
3 70 (33.49%) Microsoft
4 61 (29.19%) Juniper
5 43 (20.57%) Citrix
6 40 (19.14%) HP
7 38 (18.18%) F5
8 27 (12.92%) Dell
9 24 (11.48%) Nokia
10 22 (10.53%) Blue Coat
11 19 (9.09%) Avaya
12 16 (7.66%) CA
12 16 (7.66%) McAfee
13 15 (7.18%) SonicWALL
14 14 (6.70%) Radware
14 14 (6.70%) Nortel
15 13 (6.22%) IBM
16 10 (4.78%) WatchGuard
17 9 (4.31%) Veritas
17 9 (4.31%) SolarWinds
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