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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK / Wales
Rank 55 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 43 92 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.89% 7.43% 7.94%
As % of the Vendors category 8.43% 18.22% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 33 81 80
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%

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
510 505 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.20% 40.76% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 420 441 541
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Wales

Cisco
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -21 35 £42,500 +6.25% 6
West Wales - 5 £45,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 2 - -
North Wales - 1 £29,000 - 1
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 54 (41.54%) Firewall
2 51 (39.23%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (37.69%) Windows
4 46 (35.38%) Telecoms
5 43 (33.08%) LAN
6 42 (32.31%) Windows Server
7 41 (31.54%) VMware
8 34 (26.15%) CCNP
9 33 (25.38%) CheckPoint
10 32 (24.62%) WAN
11 31 (23.85%) Linux
12 27 (20.77%) Avaya
12 27 (20.77%) Finance
12 27 (20.77%) F5
13 26 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (19.23%) MPLS
14 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 25 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (18.46%) DNS
16 23 (17.69%) VPN
16 23 (17.69%) Active Directory
16 23 (17.69%) Internet
17 22 (16.92%) ITIL
18 21 (16.15%) CCNA
18 21 (16.15%) Unified Communications
19 20 (15.38%) SLA
19 20 (15.38%) DHCP
19 20 (15.38%) MS Excel
20 17 (13.08%) Cisco ASA
20 17 (13.08%) Incident Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.62%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.54%) IIS
4 2 (1.54%) JBoss
4 2 (1.54%) nginx
4 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.77%) Apache
5 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.77%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.08%) IaaS
2 12 (9.23%) Office 365
2 12 (9.23%) PaaS
3 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.92%) SaaS
4 8 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.08%) Bluemix
5 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (3.08%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.54%) G Suite
7 1 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 54 (41.54%) Firewall
2 43 (33.08%) LAN
3 32 (24.62%) WAN
4 25 (19.23%) MPLS
5 24 (18.46%) DNS
6 23 (17.69%) Internet
6 23 (17.69%) VPN
7 21 (16.15%) Unified Communications
8 20 (15.38%) DHCP
9 17 (13.08%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (12.31%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (11.54%) BGP
11 15 (11.54%) OSPF
12 12 (9.23%) SAN
13 11 (8.46%) BIG-IP
13 11 (8.46%) Structured Cabling
14 10 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (7.69%) VoIP
15 9 (6.92%) Wireshark
16 7 (5.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.08%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Ant
1 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (35.38%) Telecoms
2 27 (20.77%) Finance
3 15 (11.54%) Banking
4 12 (9.23%) Welsh Language
5 8 (6.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.31%) Back Office
6 3 (2.31%) Billing
6 3 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.31%) Local Government
6 3 (2.31%) Retail
7 2 (1.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Games
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 20 (15.38%) Architect
3 16 (12.31%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Cisco Architect
5 13 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.69%) Head of Infrastructure
6 10 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 10 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Cisco Network Architect
8 7 (5.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Telecoms Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Administrator
9 6 (4.62%) Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.85%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) CGI
1 2 (1.54%) HTML
1 2 (1.54%) HTML5
2 1 (0.77%) LAMP
2 1 (0.77%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.31%) Driving Licence
3 10 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.85%) Statistics
5 3 (2.31%) Fintech
5 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.31%) NHS
5 3 (2.31%) User Experience
6 2 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.77%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.77%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 49 (37.69%) Windows
2 42 (32.31%) Windows Server
3 31 (23.85%) Linux
4 16 (12.31%) Unix
5 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.62%) CentOS
6 6 (4.62%) Solaris
6 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.08%) Debian
9 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.54%) AIX
10 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.54%) VyOS
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.92%) ITIL
2 17 (13.08%) Incident Management
3 12 (9.23%) Coaching
3 12 (9.23%) Service Management
4 11 (8.46%) Project Management
5 10 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.15%) Change Control
6 8 (6.15%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (5.38%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.38%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (4.62%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.62%) Open Source
8 6 (4.62%) Resource Management
9 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.85%) High Availability
9 5 (3.85%) Release Management
9 5 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.31%) Java
2 2 (1.54%) C
2 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.54%) PHP
2 2 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.77%) Perl
3 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.77%) R
3 1 (0.77%) Ruby
3 1 (0.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (39.23%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (26.15%) CCNP
3 21 (16.15%) CCNA
4 12 (9.23%) Degree
5 10 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 9 (6.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.38%) CCNP Voice
7 7 (5.38%) CCVP
8 5 (3.85%) CCDP
8 5 (3.85%) CCENT
9 4 (3.08%) CCSA
9 4 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.54%) CCIE
11 2 (1.54%) CCSE
11 2 (1.54%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.54%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.77%) CCDA
12 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.77%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.38%) SLA
2 5 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.31%) BS7799
3 3 (2.31%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 7 (5.38%) vSphere
5 5 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.08%) Firmware
7 3 (2.31%) Docker
7 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.31%) ProxySG
7 3 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.62%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (3.08%) WSUS
4 3 (2.31%) Ansible
4 3 (2.31%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.31%) Puppet
5 2 (1.54%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.54%) vRealize
5 2 (1.54%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.54%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (31.54%) VMware
2 33 (25.38%) CheckPoint
3 27 (20.77%) Avaya
3 27 (20.77%) F5
4 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.31%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.77%) Apple
6 14 (10.77%) Juniper
7 13 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 9 (6.92%) Citrix
8 9 (6.92%) Oracle
9 8 (6.15%) Fortinet
9 8 (6.15%) Intel Security
10 7 (5.38%) HP
11 6 (4.62%) Vyatta
12 5 (3.85%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.85%) Brocade
12 5 (3.85%) Splunk
13 4 (3.08%) Dell
13 4 (3.08%) SonicWALL
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits package and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k + 35% shift
Posted: 3 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago