The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 30 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 15 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.70% 9.15% 5.24%
As % of the Vendors category 13.89% 19.48% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,850 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -1.20%
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 Worcestershire region.

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 77 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 48.21% 46.95% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 104 63 110
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Cisco
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Redditch +10 10 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Worcester -15 3 £36,000 -
Kidderminster +2 2 £31,500 -21.25%
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) Avaya
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (33.33%) Mitel
4 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 7 (29.17%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (25.00%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) MCITP
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) vSphere
7 5 (20.83%) Aruba
7 5 (20.83%) MPLS
7 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.83%) MCSE
7 5 (20.83%) SAN
7 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.50%) Lync
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) VPN
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) MPLS
4 5 (20.83%) SAN
5 4 (16.67%) ATM
5 4 (16.67%) ISDN
5 4 (16.67%) PPP
5 4 (16.67%) DSL
5 4 (16.67%) X.21
5 4 (16.67%) OSPF
5 4 (16.67%) BGP
5 4 (16.67%) IPsec
5 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 4 (16.67%) Network Security
6 3 (12.50%) SMTP
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.33%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Informix
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) ICT Technician
7 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
1 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
2 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (12.50%) Logistics
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.83%) MCITP
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) MCSE
4 5 (20.83%) CCNP
5 4 (16.67%) CCNA
6 3 (12.50%) CCVP
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 2 (8.33%) VCP4
8 1 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) Netcool
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Avaya
3 8 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Mitel
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 5 (20.83%) Aruba
5 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Dell
7 3 (12.50%) Huawei
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) 3Com
9 1 (4.17%) Juniper
9 1 (4.17%) Nortel