Period
to 17 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 December 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 447 417 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.24% 5.36% 5.21%
As % of the Vendors category 14.21% 11.56% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 391 391 316
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £53,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,145 3,608 3,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.88% 46.36% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,570 2,899 2,678
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Manchester

Cisco
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Manchester

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Manchester

Cisco
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +5 26 £26,250 -38.95% 2
Wigan - 25 £36,750 -
Cheadle +14 17 £25,000 -41.86% 1
Rochdale 0 17 £75,000 +87.50% 2
Bolton +22 14 £25,500 -49.00% 4
Salford -13 9 £22,500 -39.19%
Heywood - 5 £26,250 -
Bury -9 3 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Altrincham -12 2 - - 2
Oldham +1 1 £35,500 +83.32%
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 243 (54.36%) Windows
2 231 (51.68%) VMware
3 198 (44.30%) Microsoft
4 168 (37.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 149 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 140 (31.32%) Firewall
7 138 (30.87%) Wi-Fi
7 138 (30.87%) Linux
8 130 (29.08%) Network Security
9 129 (28.86%) SQL
10 116 (25.95%) Mentoring
11 115 (25.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 115 (25.73%) Finance
12 114 (25.50%) PCI DSS
12 114 (25.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 112 (25.06%) ITIL
14 111 (24.83%) Vulnerability Management
15 110 (24.61%) Business Continuity
16 107 (23.94%) Information Security
17 106 (23.71%) CCNA
18 105 (23.49%) CISSP
18 105 (23.49%) Penetration Testing
19 104 (23.27%) Web Development
19 104 (23.27%) CREST Certified
19 104 (23.27%) SANS
19 104 (23.27%) GDPR
20 103 (23.04%) Legal
20 103 (23.04%) Management Information System
21 101 (22.60%) Risk Analysis
21 101 (22.60%) Data Protection

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 59 (13.20%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (3.80%) IIS
4 12 (2.68%) Apache
4 12 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (2.68%) Skype for Business
5 11 (2.46%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.01%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.45%) nginx
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
10 1 (0.22%) Drupal
10 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.22%) SAS
10 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 100 (22.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 62 (13.87%) Office 365
2 45 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.89%) SaaS
5 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.45%) G Suite
6 2 (0.45%) IaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 140 (31.32%) Firewall
2 138 (30.87%) Wi-Fi
3 130 (29.08%) Network Security
4 92 (20.58%) WAN
5 91 (20.36%) LAN
6 63 (14.09%) Wireless
7 55 (12.30%) SAN
8 53 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
8 53 (11.86%) DNS
9 52 (11.63%) MPLS
10 44 (9.84%) VoIP
11 42 (9.40%) BGP
12 41 (9.17%) TCP/IP
13 35 (7.83%) Cisco Nexus
14 30 (6.71%) Cisco Firepower
15 27 (6.04%) DHCP
16 26 (5.82%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (5.15%) VLAN
18 18 (4.03%) Cisco ISE
18 18 (4.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (0.67%) MySQL
2 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.89%) JIRA
2 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.22%) Ant
3 1 (0.22%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (25.73%) Finance
2 103 (23.04%) Legal
3 60 (13.42%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.25%) Retail
5 6 (1.34%) Local Government
5 6 (1.34%) Marketing
6 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Law
8 2 (0.45%) French Language
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) German Language
8 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.45%) Military
8 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 162 (36.24%) Analyst
2 113 (25.28%) IT Analyst
3 107 (23.94%) Security Analyst
4 104 (23.27%) IT Security Analyst
4 104 (23.27%) Senior Analyst
4 104 (23.27%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 104 (23.27%) Senior Security Analyst
5 57 (12.75%) Network Engineer
6 45 (10.07%) Cisco Engineer
6 45 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (7.61%) Architect
8 32 (7.16%) Service Analyst
9 27 (6.04%) Consultant
10 26 (5.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 26 (5.82%) Service Desk Analyst
11 25 (5.59%) Cisco Consultant
11 25 (5.59%) Security Consultant
12 24 (5.37%) Cisco Security Consultant
13 21 (4.70%) Support Analyst
14 20 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.79%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.89%) HTML
2 4 (0.89%) Web Services
3 2 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.22%) CSS
4 1 (0.22%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.22%) Flash
4 1 (0.22%) Kafka
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 103 (23.04%) Management Information System
2 100 (22.37%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 57 (12.75%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.24%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.24%) IVR
6 10 (2.24%) Replication
7 7 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (1.34%) FlexPod
9 5 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (0.89%) Blackberry
10 4 (0.89%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.67%) CMDB
11 3 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.45%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.45%) Life Science
12 2 (0.45%) PKI
12 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 243 (54.36%) Windows
2 138 (30.87%) Linux
3 79 (17.67%) Windows Server
4 58 (12.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (8.95%) Windows 7
7 38 (8.50%) Windows 10
8 18 (4.03%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.57%) Unix
10 6 (1.34%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.12%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.12%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.89%) Android
13 3 (0.67%) SUSE
14 1 (0.22%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.22%) Debian
14 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (25.95%) Mentoring
2 115 (25.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 112 (25.06%) ITIL
4 111 (24.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 110 (24.61%) Business Continuity
6 107 (23.94%) Information Security
7 105 (23.49%) Penetration Testing
8 104 (23.27%) Web Development
9 101 (22.60%) Data Protection
9 101 (22.60%) Risk Analysis
9 101 (22.60%) SIEM
9 101 (22.60%) Threat Analysis
10 100 (22.37%) Due Diligence
10 100 (22.37%) Scenario Testing
11 64 (14.32%) IT Strategy
12 48 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 43 (9.62%) Change Management
14 38 (8.50%) Incident Management
15 36 (8.05%) Service Management
16 35 (7.83%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (28.86%) SQL
2 19 (4.25%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.36%) Python
4 14 (3.13%) PHP
5 8 (1.79%) Perl
6 4 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.67%) C
7 3 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.45%) C#
9 1 (0.22%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.22%) Go
9 1 (0.22%) Java
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 149 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (23.71%) CCNA
3 105 (23.49%) CISSP
4 104 (23.27%) CREST Certified
4 104 (23.27%) SANS
5 84 (18.79%) CCNP
6 33 (7.38%) CCIE
7 31 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (5.15%) Network+ Certification
9 19 (4.25%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (3.58%) Degree
12 15 (3.36%) MCP
13 14 (3.13%) JNCIE
13 14 (3.13%) MCSA
14 12 (2.68%) MCSE
15 7 (1.57%) CCDP
15 7 (1.57%) Security Cleared
16 6 (1.34%) SC Cleared
17 5 (1.12%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (25.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 114 (25.50%) PCI DSS
2 104 (23.27%) GDPR
3 21 (4.70%) PMO
4 19 (4.25%) SLA
5 11 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 11 (2.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 168 (37.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (21.25%) Active Directory
3 36 (8.05%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.03%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (3.80%) vSphere
6 13 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.24%) Terminal Server
8 9 (2.01%) XenApp
9 7 (1.57%) ProxySG
9 7 (1.57%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.34%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.89%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.22%) Docker
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
13 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (5.59%) SCCM
2 22 (4.92%) Stealthwatch
3 13 (2.91%) FortiGate
4 10 (2.24%) SCOM
5 8 (1.79%) Nagios
6 7 (1.57%) vCenter Server
7 6 (1.34%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.89%) Cacti
8 4 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
8 4 (0.89%) OpenNMS
8 4 (0.89%) SmoothWall
8 4 (0.89%) WSUS
9 3 (0.67%) DameWare
9 3 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.67%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.67%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 231 (51.68%) VMware
2 198 (44.30%) Microsoft
3 60 (13.42%) Juniper
4 50 (11.19%) Citrix
5 46 (10.29%) CheckPoint
6 45 (10.07%) Fortinet
7 40 (8.95%) Meraki
8 34 (7.61%) F5
8 34 (7.61%) NetApp
9 33 (7.38%) Palo Alto
10 31 (6.94%) Veeam
11 27 (6.04%) Huawei
12 25 (5.59%) IronPort
13 19 (4.25%) HP
14 15 (3.36%) SolarWinds
15 14 (3.13%) Aruba
15 14 (3.13%) Dell
16 13 (2.91%) Ericsson
16 13 (2.91%) Nimble Storage
17 11 (2.46%) Foundry