The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 12 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 2.99% 4.94% -
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £34,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Cisco
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Vendors Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 32.84% 19.75% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 22
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +24.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Cisco
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Walsall region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Walsall

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Verint
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Q.931
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) WFM
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Verint