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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 13 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 165 175 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.63% 13.71% 11.64%
As % of the Vendors category 27.68% 30.81% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 157 161 107
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
596 568 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.64% 44.51% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 541 506 458
Average salary £35,125 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -2 159 £37,500 -11.76% 16
North Wales - 3 £40,000 -
West Wales +9 2 £20,000 +11.11% 3
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 195 (65.44%) Firewall
2 166 (55.70%) Cisco Certification
3 123 (41.28%) CCNP
4 121 (40.60%) VMware
5 115 (38.59%) Windows
6 98 (32.89%) Microsoft
7 91 (30.54%) Juniper
8 84 (28.19%) CheckPoint
9 80 (26.85%) CCNA
10 78 (26.17%) ITIL
11 74 (24.83%) LAN
12 72 (24.16%) F5
13 70 (23.49%) WAN
14 66 (22.15%) Cisco ASA
15 65 (21.81%) HP
16 63 (21.14%) Active Directory
17 53 (17.79%) SAN
18 51 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 49 (16.44%) Security Cleared
19 49 (16.44%) MS Excel
20 48 (16.11%) BGP
21 47 (15.77%) TCP/IP
21 47 (15.77%) SC Cleared
22 44 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
23 42 (14.09%) MS Exchange
24 40 (13.42%) Load Balancing
25 39 (13.09%) Internet
26 37 (12.42%) SLA
26 37 (12.42%) Hyper-V
27 36 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (14.09%) MS Exchange
2 30 (10.07%) IIS
3 27 (9.06%) Lync
4 20 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.03%) SharePoint
7 11 (3.69%) Apache
7 11 (3.69%) Commerce Server
7 11 (3.69%) CMS
8 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.34%) Site Server
9 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.34%) SAS
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) WorkSite
Applications
1 49 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.38%) MS Office
3 10 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Line 500
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.72%) Office 365
2 7 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 195 (65.44%) Firewall
2 74 (24.83%) LAN
3 70 (23.49%) WAN
4 66 (22.15%) Cisco ASA
5 53 (17.79%) SAN
6 48 (16.11%) BGP
7 47 (15.77%) TCP/IP
8 39 (13.09%) Internet
9 36 (12.08%) VPN
10 35 (11.74%) MPLS
11 32 (10.74%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (9.40%) DNS
13 27 (9.06%) Cisco PIX
13 27 (9.06%) Network Security
14 26 (8.72%) OSPF
15 24 (8.05%) Wireless
15 24 (8.05%) HSRP
16 23 (7.72%) NAS
16 23 (7.72%) VoIP
17 20 (6.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.67%) MySQL
3 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (9.06%) Finance
2 24 (8.05%) Advertising
3 17 (5.70%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.03%) Legal
5 7 (2.35%) Welsh Language
6 6 (2.01%) Retail
7 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (34.90%) Network Engineer
2 36 (12.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (10.40%) Analyst
4 30 (10.07%) Consultant
5 27 (9.06%) Support Engineer
5 27 (9.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 23 (7.72%) Security Engineer
7 19 (6.38%) Network Security Engineer
8 18 (6.04%) Support Analyst
9 13 (4.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 13 (4.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 12 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.36%) Architect
11 10 (3.36%) Network Consultant
12 9 (3.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.02%) Network Team Leader
12 9 (3.02%) Team Leader
12 9 (3.02%) Project Engineer
12 9 (3.02%) Cisco Engineer
12 9 (3.02%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.69%) .NET
1 11 (3.69%) .NET Framework
2 10 (3.36%) XMPP
3 7 (2.35%) CSS
4 3 (1.01%) XML
5 2 (0.67%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.34%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.71%) Clustering
2 13 (4.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.34%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.01%) Statistics
4 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.67%) PKI
5 2 (0.67%) EqualLogic
5 2 (0.67%) HACMP
6 1 (0.34%) DTV
6 1 (0.34%) Firmware
6 1 (0.34%) Replication
6 1 (0.34%) e-Health
6 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.34%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 115 (38.59%) Windows
2 36 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (11.74%) Linux
4 34 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (6.71%) UNIX
7 11 (3.69%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.02%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.35%) AIX
9 7 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.34%) Solaris
10 4 (1.34%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.17%) ITIL
2 40 (13.42%) Load Balancing
3 31 (10.40%) Network Design
4 18 (6.04%) Incident Management
5 17 (5.70%) Project Management
6 15 (5.03%) Network Management
7 9 (3.02%) Capacity Management
7 9 (3.02%) Service Delivery
7 9 (3.02%) Change Management
8 7 (2.35%) Product Management
9 6 (2.01%) Problem Management
9 6 (2.01%) Email Migration
9 6 (2.01%) PRINCE2
10 4 (1.34%) Service Management
10 4 (1.34%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (1.34%) Protective Monitoring
11 3 (1.01%) Configuration Management
11 3 (1.01%) Time Management
11 3 (1.01%) Security Architecture
11 3 (1.01%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.74%) SQL
2 8 (2.68%) Python
2 8 (2.68%) Perl
3 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.01%) C
4 2 (0.67%) AWK
4 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 166 (55.70%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (41.28%) CCNP
3 80 (26.85%) CCNA
4 49 (16.44%) Security Cleared
5 47 (15.77%) SC Cleared
6 44 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (10.07%) MCSE
8 19 (6.38%) CCSE
8 19 (6.38%) JNCIS
9 18 (6.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (5.37%) Degree
11 15 (5.03%) MCP
12 14 (4.70%) CCIE
12 14 (4.70%) SAP Certification
13 13 (4.36%) CCDA
13 13 (4.36%) CISSP
14 12 (4.03%) CCIP
14 12 (4.03%) JNCIA
15 11 (3.69%) CCSA
16 9 (3.02%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.42%) SLA
2 16 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (5.03%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 63 (21.14%) Active Directory
2 51 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (12.42%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.36%) Terminal Services
5 12 (4.03%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.68%) vCloud
7 5 (1.68%) vSphere
8 4 (1.34%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.67%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.67%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.34%) UAG
10 1 (0.34%) XenApp
10 1 (0.34%) XenServer
10 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (4.03%) NetBackup
2 10 (3.36%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (3.02%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
5 6 (2.01%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.01%) Nagios
7 3 (1.01%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.67%) OpenView
8 2 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.34%) OPNET
9 1 (0.34%) Netcool
9 1 (0.34%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.34%) WSUS
9 1 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 121 (40.60%) VMware
2 98 (32.89%) Microsoft
3 91 (30.54%) Juniper
4 84 (28.19%) CheckPoint
5 72 (24.16%) F5
6 65 (21.81%) HP
7 25 (8.39%) Dell
7 25 (8.39%) McAfee
8 22 (7.38%) Citrix
9 21 (7.05%) Avaya
9 21 (7.05%) Blue Coat
10 17 (5.70%) NetApp
11 16 (5.37%) SAP
12 15 (5.03%) IBM
13 14 (4.70%) SonicWALL
14 10 (3.36%) Tandberg
14 10 (3.36%) ProCurve
15 9 (3.02%) Aruba
15 9 (3.02%) Websense
15 9 (3.02%) Veritas
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £43000 per annum - 20% Shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swansea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago