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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 9 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.77% 7.86% 9.35%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 13.50% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
90 163 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 37.66% 58.21% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 87 147 108
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
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 28 November 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
Worcester +1 5 £31,000 -6.06%
Redditch -12 4 £29,000 -17.14%
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (65.00%) Windows
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) IIS
3 11 (55.00%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design
7 6 (30.00%) VLAN
7 6 (30.00%) Network Security
7 6 (30.00%) MPLS
7 6 (30.00%) OSPF
7 6 (30.00%) BGP
7 6 (30.00%) DSL
7 6 (30.00%) X.21
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) IPsec
7 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
7 6 (30.00%) PPP
7 6 (30.00%) HP
7 6 (30.00%) ATM
7 6 (30.00%) ISDN
8 5 (25.00%) WLAN
8 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) IIS
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) PPP
3 6 (30.00%) MPLS
3 6 (30.00%) OSPF
3 6 (30.00%) BGP
3 6 (30.00%) DSL
3 6 (30.00%) X.21
3 6 (30.00%) ATM
3 6 (30.00%) ISDN
3 6 (30.00%) IPsec
3 6 (30.00%) VLAN
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) WLAN
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) Informix
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) ICT Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (25.00%) MCITP
2 5 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Postfix
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (20.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) Avaya
5 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Mitel
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Dell