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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 21 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 116 145 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.43% 11.76% 10.02%
As % of the Vendors category 17.63% 23.81% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 93 127 122
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
658 609 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.82% 49.39% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 526 509 523
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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 -7 103 £40,000 +6.66% 8
North Wales -5 10 £48,000 +12.94%
West Wales +16 3 £42,055 +3.20%
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (63.47%) Firewall
2 135 (61.64%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (44.75%) CCNA
4 87 (39.73%) Windows
5 84 (38.36%) CCNP
6 83 (37.90%) Microsoft
7 76 (34.70%) VMware
8 67 (30.59%) ITIL
9 65 (29.68%) CheckPoint
10 59 (26.94%) Cisco ASA
11 58 (26.48%) WAN
12 55 (25.11%) LAN
13 54 (24.66%) HP
14 53 (24.20%) Citrix
15 51 (23.29%) Active Directory
16 50 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
17 45 (20.55%) MS Exchange
18 43 (19.63%) Wireless
19 42 (19.18%) Security Cleared
20 41 (18.72%) SLA
21 39 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
22 38 (17.35%) Juniper
23 37 (16.89%) MS Excel
23 37 (16.89%) SC Cleared
24 36 (16.44%) Dell
24 36 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
24 36 (16.44%) BGP
25 35 (15.98%) Hyper-V
26 34 (15.53%) Cisco Nexus
27 33 (15.07%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 45 (20.55%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (9.59%) Lync
4 18 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (6.85%) IIS
7 8 (3.65%) CMS
7 8 (3.65%) Commerce Server
8 7 (3.20%) Apache
9 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.37%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.91%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 37 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.20%) Office 365
3 5 (2.28%) PaaS
4 4 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 139 (63.47%) Firewall
2 59 (26.94%) Cisco ASA
3 58 (26.48%) WAN
4 55 (25.11%) LAN
5 43 (19.63%) Wireless
6 36 (16.44%) BGP
7 34 (15.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (13.70%) OSPF
9 26 (11.87%) VoIP
10 25 (11.42%) VLAN
11 24 (10.96%) Network Security
12 23 (10.50%) MPLS
12 23 (10.50%) VRRP
13 22 (10.05%) TCP/IP
13 22 (10.05%) Cisco PIX
14 21 (9.59%) HSRP
14 21 (9.59%) SAN
15 20 (9.13%) Internet
16 18 (8.22%) EIGRP
17 17 (7.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.65%) MySQL
3 5 (2.28%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.28%) Big Data
4 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (9.13%) Finance
2 14 (6.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.20%) Back Office
4 6 (2.74%) Marketing
4 6 (2.74%) Advertising
5 3 (1.37%) Legal
5 3 (1.37%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 98 (44.75%) Network Engineer
2 38 (17.35%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (10.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (9.13%) Project Engineer
4 20 (9.13%) Support Engineer
5 19 (8.68%) Architect
6 17 (7.76%) Network Architect
7 16 (7.31%) Security Engineer
8 14 (6.39%) Network Security Engineer
8 14 (6.39%) Cisco Engineer
9 12 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (5.02%) Analyst
11 8 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (3.65%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (2.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 5 (2.28%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 4 (1.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 4 (1.83%) Server Support Engineer
14 4 (1.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.57%) .NET
1 10 (4.57%) CSS
2 8 (3.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.37%) COM
4 2 (0.91%) LAMP
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.02%) Enterprise Storage
2 11 (5.02%) EqualLogic
3 9 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.65%) e-Health
5 5 (2.28%) Clustering
6 4 (1.83%) Statistics
6 4 (1.83%) PDA
7 3 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 87 (39.73%) Windows
2 39 (17.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (14.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (11.42%) Linux
6 16 (7.31%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (3.20%) UNIX
8 5 (2.28%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.83%) Solaris
10 3 (1.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.46%) AIX
11 1 (0.46%) OS/2
11 1 (0.46%) Debian
11 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (30.59%) ITIL
2 28 (12.79%) Service Delivery
3 25 (11.42%) Load Balancing
3 25 (11.42%) Network Management
4 20 (9.13%) Project Management
5 19 (8.68%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (4.57%) Product Management
7 9 (4.11%) Network Design
7 9 (4.11%) Mentoring
7 9 (4.11%) Change Control
8 8 (3.65%) Operations Management
9 7 (3.20%) Change Management
10 6 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (2.74%) E-Commerce
11 5 (2.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.28%) Network Architecture
11 5 (2.28%) Low Latency
11 5 (2.28%) Mobile Marketing
11 5 (2.28%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (1.83%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.76%) SQL
2 2 (0.91%) PHP
2 2 (0.91%) C#
3 1 (0.46%) Python
3 1 (0.46%) Java
3 1 (0.46%) Perl
3 1 (0.46%) AWK
3 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 135 (61.64%) Cisco Certification
2 98 (44.75%) CCNA
3 84 (38.36%) CCNP
4 50 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (19.18%) Security Cleared
6 37 (16.89%) SC Cleared
7 28 (12.79%) MCSE
8 26 (11.87%) MCITP
9 12 (5.48%) SAP Certification
10 11 (5.02%) MCSA
11 10 (4.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (4.57%) MCP
12 9 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (3.20%) VCP5
14 5 (2.28%) CCIE
15 4 (1.83%) Degree
15 4 (1.83%) JNCIS
16 3 (1.37%) CCSA
16 3 (1.37%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.72%) SLA
2 25 (11.42%) ISO 9001
3 16 (7.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 51 (23.29%) Active Directory
2 35 (15.98%) Hyper-V
3 27 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.20%) vSphere
5 6 (2.74%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.74%) Firmware
5 6 (2.74%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.28%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.83%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.37%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.37%) XenServer
9 2 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.65%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (2.74%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (2.74%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (2.28%) OpenView
4 4 (1.83%) Ansible
4 4 (1.83%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (1.83%) Puppet
4 4 (1.83%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.83%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.91%) WSUS
6 2 (0.91%) SCCM
6 2 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 83 (37.90%) Microsoft
2 76 (34.70%) VMware
3 65 (29.68%) CheckPoint
4 54 (24.66%) HP
5 53 (24.20%) Citrix
6 38 (17.35%) Juniper
7 36 (16.44%) Dell
8 33 (15.07%) F5
9 22 (10.05%) Nokia
10 21 (9.59%) SonicWALL
11 18 (8.22%) Blue Coat
12 15 (6.85%) WatchGuard
12 15 (6.85%) Avaya
13 13 (5.94%) ProCurve
14 12 (5.48%) SolarWinds
14 12 (5.48%) IBM
14 12 (5.48%) SAP
15 11 (5.02%) Nortel
16 9 (4.11%) McAfee
17 8 (3.65%) CA
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