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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 54 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 57 154 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.12% 11.45% 13.38%
As % of the Vendors category 9.97% 25.08% 28.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 144 154
Average salary £35,750 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.92% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
572 614 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.30% 45.65% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 479 551 512
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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 -40 49 £35,000 -9.09% 7
North Wales +5 8 £42,500 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 109 (61.93%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (57.95%) Firewall
3 85 (48.30%) CCNA
4 74 (42.05%) Microsoft
5 66 (37.50%) VMware
6 64 (36.36%) Windows
7 57 (32.39%) ITIL
7 57 (32.39%) CCNP
8 55 (31.25%) HP
9 44 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 43 (24.43%) BGP
11 42 (23.86%) LAN
11 42 (23.86%) WAN
12 41 (23.30%) OSPF
12 41 (23.30%) Citrix
13 39 (22.16%) Wireless
13 39 (22.16%) SLA
14 36 (20.45%) MS Exchange
15 35 (19.89%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (19.32%) CheckPoint
16 34 (19.32%) VRRP
17 31 (17.61%) Linux
17 31 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
18 29 (16.48%) Dell
19 27 (15.34%) Active Directory
20 25 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
21 24 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
21 24 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
22 23 (13.07%) Back Office

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (20.45%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (9.66%) Lync
3 13 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.84%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (2.27%) IIS
7 2 (1.14%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.14%) Apache
7 2 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (1.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (57.95%) Firewall
2 43 (24.43%) BGP
3 42 (23.86%) LAN
3 42 (23.86%) WAN
4 41 (23.30%) OSPF
5 39 (22.16%) Wireless
6 35 (19.89%) Cisco ASA
7 34 (19.32%) VRRP
8 24 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 22 (12.50%) Internet
9 22 (12.50%) VLAN
9 22 (12.50%) DHCP
10 21 (11.93%) VoIP
10 21 (11.93%) EIGRP
11 20 (11.36%) Ethernet
11 20 (11.36%) Broadband
12 19 (10.80%) HSRP
13 18 (10.23%) RIP
14 16 (9.09%) Network Security
15 15 (8.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.84%) MySQL
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (13.07%) Back Office
2 20 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.41%) Finance
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Advertising
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (33.52%) Network Engineer
2 25 (14.20%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (10.23%) Support Engineer
4 15 (8.52%) NOC Engineer
4 15 (8.52%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 14 (7.95%) Cisco Engineer
5 14 (7.95%) Architect
6 12 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (5.11%) Project Engineer
7 9 (5.11%) Network Architect
7 9 (5.11%) Principal Engineer
8 8 (4.55%) Technical Support
9 7 (3.98%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (3.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Consultant
10 6 (3.41%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.95%) 802.1X
2 13 (7.39%) CSS
3 3 (1.70%) Web Services
4 2 (1.14%) .NET
4 2 (1.14%) COM
5 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.68%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 8 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (3.98%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.41%) Clustering
7 5 (2.84%) Statistics
8 4 (2.27%) PDA
8 4 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.57%) Symmetrix
10 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.36%) Windows
2 31 (17.61%) Linux
3 25 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (14.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (4.55%) AIX
6 7 (3.98%) Solaris
6 7 (3.98%) UNIX
7 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) Debian
9 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.39%) ITIL
2 17 (9.66%) Network Management
3 15 (8.52%) Service Delivery
4 14 (7.95%) Project Management
5 10 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (5.68%) Load Balancing
6 9 (5.11%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.55%) Operations Management
8 6 (3.41%) Product Management
8 6 (3.41%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.41%) Service Management
8 6 (3.41%) Change Management
9 5 (2.84%) Logistics
9 5 (2.84%) Resource Management
10 4 (2.27%) Change Control
10 4 (2.27%) Server Building
10 4 (2.27%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.27%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.27%) Resilience Testing
11 3 (1.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.52%) C#
1 15 (8.52%) PHP
2 8 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (1.14%) Java
3 2 (1.14%) Perl
3 2 (1.14%) Python
4 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 109 (61.93%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (48.30%) CCNA
3 57 (32.39%) CCNP
4 31 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (11.36%) Degree
5 20 (11.36%) SC Cleared
5 20 (11.36%) Security Cleared
6 19 (10.80%) MCSE
7 17 (9.66%) MCITP
8 15 (8.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (8.52%) MCSA
9 10 (5.68%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (4.55%) SAP Certification
11 3 (1.70%) CCIE
12 2 (1.14%) MCTS
13 1 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (22.16%) SLA
2 21 (11.93%) ISO 9001
3 11 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.34%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.41%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.84%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.27%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.27%) Firmware
6 4 (2.27%) vSphere
7 3 (1.70%) XenApp
8 1 (0.57%) XenServer
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.41%) OpenView
1 6 (3.41%) Tivoli
1 6 (3.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (2.84%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (2.84%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.27%) Puppet
3 4 (2.27%) Ansible
4 3 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.70%) WSUS
5 2 (1.14%) SCCM
5 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.57%) OPNET
6 1 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.57%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 74 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 66 (37.50%) VMware
3 55 (31.25%) HP
4 41 (23.30%) Citrix
5 34 (19.32%) CheckPoint
6 29 (16.48%) Dell
7 18 (10.23%) F5
8 17 (9.66%) ProCurve
9 14 (7.95%) SonicWALL
10 11 (6.25%) WatchGuard
10 11 (6.25%) Nokia
11 8 (4.55%) Juniper
11 8 (4.55%) NetApp
11 8 (4.55%) Oracle
11 8 (4.55%) SAP
11 8 (4.55%) IBM
11 8 (4.55%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.98%) Blue Coat
12 7 (3.98%) Dell Compellent
12 7 (3.98%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Intapeople
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