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 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 18 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 112 139 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.72% 10.94% 6.54%
As % of the Vendors category 19.31% 23.36% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 88 125 68
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
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
580 595 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.17% 46.81% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 512 511 358
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -1 95 £37,500 -6.25% 15
West Wales - 15 £30,000 -
North Wales -2 2 £57,750 +51.97%
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 171 (64.53%) Firewall
2 146 (55.09%) Cisco Certification
3 119 (44.91%) Windows
4 102 (38.49%) VMware
5 93 (35.09%) CheckPoint
6 88 (33.21%) CCNP
7 87 (32.83%) Juniper
8 81 (30.57%) CCNA
9 79 (29.81%) Microsoft
10 75 (28.30%) LAN
11 74 (27.92%) WAN
12 64 (24.15%) ITIL
13 63 (23.77%) Cisco ASA
14 60 (22.64%) Active Directory
15 53 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 50 (18.87%) F5
17 47 (17.74%) Security Cleared
18 46 (17.36%) HP
18 46 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
19 45 (16.98%) MS Excel
20 44 (16.60%) SC Cleared
20 44 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
21 43 (16.23%) SAN
22 42 (15.85%) VPN
23 41 (15.47%) TCP/IP
23 41 (15.47%) Windows Server 2012
24 39 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
24 39 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
25 36 (13.58%) Linux
26 34 (12.83%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 53 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (10.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (9.06%) IIS
5 23 (8.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.28%) Lync
7 12 (4.53%) Apache
8 10 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.26%) Commerce Server
9 6 (2.26%) CMS
10 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.38%) JBoss
11 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.53%) MS Office
3 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.19%) Office 365
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (64.53%) Firewall
2 75 (28.30%) LAN
3 74 (27.92%) WAN
4 63 (23.77%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (16.23%) SAN
6 42 (15.85%) VPN
7 41 (15.47%) TCP/IP
8 31 (11.70%) Wireless
8 31 (11.70%) Cisco PIX
9 29 (10.94%) BGP
10 28 (10.57%) MPLS
11 27 (10.19%) Internet
12 24 (9.06%) DNS
12 24 (9.06%) VoIP
12 24 (9.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (8.30%) OSPF
14 19 (7.17%) SNMP
15 17 (6.42%) Network Security
15 17 (6.42%) NAS
16 16 (6.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (0.75%) Big Data
3 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (9.43%) Finance
2 22 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.40%) Advertising
4 7 (2.64%) Legal
4 7 (2.64%) Welsh Language
5 2 (0.75%) Local Government
5 2 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (36.98%) Network Engineer
2 42 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (12.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 27 (10.19%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.55%) Analyst
6 16 (6.04%) Architect
7 14 (5.28%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (5.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 14 (5.28%) Network Architect
8 13 (4.91%) Security Engineer
9 12 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (4.53%) Consultant
9 12 (4.53%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (3.77%) Firewall Engineer
11 7 (2.64%) Senior Network Architect
11 7 (2.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 7 (2.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.64%) Administrator
11 7 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.40%) .NET
2 8 (3.02%) XMPP
3 7 (2.64%) CSS
4 6 (2.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.75%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.38%) LAMP
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.79%) Clustering
2 14 (5.28%) e-Health
3 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.26%) HACMP
5 5 (1.89%) EqualLogic
6 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.38%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.38%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.38%) Derivative
9 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 119 (44.91%) Windows
2 44 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (15.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (13.58%) Linux
6 15 (5.66%) Windows 7
7 14 (5.28%) Windows XP
8 10 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.64%) AIX
10 5 (1.89%) UNIX
11 4 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.38%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.15%) ITIL
2 34 (12.83%) Load Balancing
3 25 (9.43%) Network Design
4 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (7.17%) Network Management
5 17 (6.42%) Service Delivery
6 12 (4.53%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.15%) Change Management
8 10 (3.77%) Project Management
8 10 (3.77%) Change Control
9 8 (3.02%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.26%) Security Architecture
11 6 (2.26%) Problem Management
11 6 (2.26%) Capacity Management
11 6 (2.26%) Resilience Testing
12 5 (1.89%) Time Management
12 5 (1.89%) Network Architecture
12 5 (1.89%) Product Management
13 4 (1.51%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.08%) SQL
2 4 (1.51%) Python
2 4 (1.51%) Perl
3 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.75%) AWK
4 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.38%) VB
4 1 (0.38%) C
4 1 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 146 (55.09%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (33.21%) CCNP
3 81 (30.57%) CCNA
4 47 (17.74%) Security Cleared
5 46 (17.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 44 (16.60%) SC Cleared
7 25 (9.43%) MCSE
8 20 (7.55%) CCIE
9 18 (6.79%) Degree
10 14 (5.28%) MCITP
11 13 (4.91%) CCSE
11 13 (4.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (4.91%) JNCIS
12 12 (4.53%) MCP
13 9 (3.40%) SAP Certification
13 9 (3.40%) CCSP
14 8 (3.02%) CCSA
15 6 (2.26%) RHCE
15 6 (2.26%) IBM AIX Certification
16 5 (1.89%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.57%) SLA
2 14 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.77%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 60 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.81%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.30%) VMware ESX
5 19 (7.17%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.26%) PowerHA
7 5 (1.89%) vSphere
8 4 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.51%) XenServer
8 4 (1.51%) ProxySG
9 3 (1.13%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.13%) Firmware
10 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (5.66%) CA Spectrum
2 9 (3.40%) NetBackup
3 8 (3.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.13%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.13%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.38%) OpenView
6 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) WSUS
6 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.38%) Nagios
6 1 (0.38%) OPNET
Vendors
1 102 (38.49%) VMware
2 93 (35.09%) CheckPoint
3 87 (32.83%) Juniper
4 79 (29.81%) Microsoft
5 50 (18.87%) F5
6 46 (17.36%) HP
7 30 (11.32%) Avaya
8 28 (10.57%) Blue Coat
9 26 (9.81%) McAfee
10 24 (9.06%) Citrix
11 21 (7.92%) Nokia
12 17 (6.42%) Dell
13 16 (6.04%) Nortel
14 15 (5.66%) IBM
14 15 (5.66%) CA
15 14 (5.28%) Radware
16 13 (4.91%) NetApp
16 13 (4.91%) ProCurve
17 12 (4.53%) SonicWALL
18 11 (4.15%) Veritas
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