Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 21 28
Rank change year-on-year -22 +7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 14 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.92% 7.74% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 16.67% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 2
Belfast median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +77.08%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,675 £34,000
90th Percentile £60,900 £54,750 £51,000
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +45.83%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Belfast.

All Vendors
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 221 138 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 61.90% 46.46% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 112 103 48
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +39.34%
10th Percentile £24,875 £26,250 £23,725
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +31.15%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Belfast

Cisco
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Belfast

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Belfast over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (78.57%) CCNA
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Juniper
5 6 (42.86%) Python
5 6 (42.86%) Fintech
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) Symantec
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
8 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) Slack
1 2 (14.29%) Trello
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (7.14%) SNMP
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Junior
2 4 (28.57%) Junior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Ajax
1 2 (14.29%) Flask
1 2 (14.29%) Jinja
1 2 (14.29%) React
1 2 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Security Patching
3 2 (14.29%) Threat Detection
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Global Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNA
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) SonicWALL
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom