Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 76 66
Rank change year-on-year +26 -10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 342 292 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.47% 4.13% 4.43%
As % of the Vendors category 14.19% 9.57% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 286 244 299
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 2,410 3,050 3,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.51% 43.16% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,857 2,527 2,965
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,864 £72,500 £64,750
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 -8 21 £42,750 -0.58%
Salford -18 10 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Bury - 8 £37,500 -
Cheadle 0 7 £25,000 -
Wigan +5 6 £30,750 -18.00%
Altrincham +1 6 £25,000 -
Bolton +3 5 £24,000 +14.29% 4
Sale +2 2 £38,000 +52.00%
Rochdale -6 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £41,500 - 1
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 167 (48.83%) Microsoft
2 162 (47.37%) Windows
3 149 (43.57%) VMware
4 140 (40.94%) Cisco Certification
5 132 (38.60%) Active Directory
6 125 (36.55%) Firewall
7 99 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 94 (27.49%) WAN
9 91 (26.61%) ITIL
10 90 (26.32%) Office 365
11 87 (25.44%) Windows Server
12 85 (24.85%) CCNA
13 78 (22.81%) DNS
13 78 (22.81%) LAN
13 78 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 75 (21.93%) Data Centre
15 67 (19.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 66 (19.30%) CCNP
17 64 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 64 (18.71%) Hyper-V
18 58 (16.96%) DHCP
18 58 (16.96%) MS Exchange
19 54 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 52 (15.20%) VPN
20 52 (15.20%) NetApp
21 51 (14.91%) Linux
22 50 (14.62%) Microsoft Office
22 50 (14.62%) MPLS
23 48 (14.04%) BGP
23 48 (14.04%) Citrix

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 58 (16.96%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.56%) IIS
4 18 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (3.80%) Skype for Business
6 12 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (2.34%) Apache
7 8 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.34%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.88%) NetWeaver
11 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 50 (14.62%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.29%) HipChat
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 90 (26.32%) Office 365
2 78 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.34%) IaaS
6 5 (1.46%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.58%) PaaS
8 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (36.55%) Firewall
2 94 (27.49%) WAN
3 78 (22.81%) DNS
3 78 (22.81%) LAN
4 58 (16.96%) DHCP
5 52 (15.20%) VPN
6 50 (14.62%) MPLS
7 48 (14.04%) BGP
8 43 (12.57%) Network Security
8 43 (12.57%) Wireless
9 42 (12.28%) VoIP
10 41 (11.99%) TCP/IP
11 40 (11.70%) SAN
12 31 (9.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (9.06%) Internet
13 29 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (8.48%) OSPF
14 21 (6.14%) Cisco IOS
14 21 (6.14%) Skype
15 19 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) GitLab
2 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 35 (10.23%) Finance
2 28 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.56%) Legal
4 10 (2.92%) Retail
5 6 (1.75%) Law
6 4 (1.17%) Games
7 2 (0.58%) Billing
7 2 (0.58%) French Language
7 2 (0.58%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Military
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (21.93%) Network Engineer
2 62 (18.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 55 (16.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 43 (12.57%) Support Engineer
5 35 (10.23%) Analyst
5 35 (10.23%) IT Engineer
6 29 (8.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 26 (7.60%) IT Support
8 25 (7.31%) Cisco Engineer
9 24 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (6.43%) Architect
10 22 (6.43%) IP Engineer
11 21 (6.14%) Consultant
12 18 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
13 17 (4.97%) Senior Network Engineer
14 14 (4.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 14 (4.09%) IP Network Engineer
15 13 (3.80%) IT Analyst
16 12 (3.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.14%) Web Services
2 14 (4.09%) XMPP
3 13 (3.80%) Flash
4 6 (1.75%) WAP
5 5 (1.46%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.88%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.58%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (0.58%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (21.93%) Data Centre
2 25 (7.31%) Replication
3 24 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.85%) Driving Licence
5 19 (5.56%) FlexPod
6 17 (4.97%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (4.39%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.51%) Public Cloud
9 10 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.34%) Blackberry
11 8 (2.34%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 7 (2.05%) Smartphone
13 6 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.46%) iPad
15 4 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 3 (0.88%) Fat Client
16 3 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
16 3 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 162 (47.37%) Windows
2 87 (25.44%) Windows Server
3 54 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (14.91%) Linux
5 45 (13.16%) Windows 10
6 24 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (6.73%) Windows 7
8 13 (3.80%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (2.34%) CentOS
9 8 (2.34%) Debian
9 8 (2.34%) Mac OS X
9 8 (2.34%) Unix
9 8 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.46%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.88%) Android
11 3 (0.88%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (26.61%) ITIL
2 67 (19.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 46 (13.45%) Change Management
4 44 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (12.87%) Project Management
5 38 (11.11%) Presales
6 35 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (9.94%) Mentoring
7 34 (9.94%) Migration
8 31 (9.06%) Network Design
9 22 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (6.14%) Business Continuity
10 21 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (6.14%) High Availability
11 20 (5.85%) Line Management
11 20 (5.85%) Service Delivery
12 19 (5.56%) IT Strategy
12 19 (5.56%) ITIL V3
13 16 (4.68%) PRINCE2
14 15 (4.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (6.73%) PowerShell
2 22 (6.43%) SQL
3 14 (4.09%) C
4 11 (3.22%) Python
5 3 (0.88%) Perl
6 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 140 (40.94%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (24.85%) CCNA
3 66 (19.30%) CCNP
4 64 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (11.99%) MCSA
6 36 (10.53%) Degree
7 34 (9.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 30 (8.77%) MCP
9 24 (7.02%) CCIE
10 21 (6.14%) MCSE
11 20 (5.85%) SSCP
12 11 (3.22%) CISSP
12 11 (3.22%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 11 (3.22%) SC Cleared
12 11 (3.22%) Security Cleared
13 10 (2.92%) CCDP
13 10 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.92%) JNCIP
14 9 (2.63%) JNCIE
14 9 (2.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (7.31%) SLA
2 15 (4.39%) PMO
3 13 (3.80%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.34%) GDPR
5 3 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) BS7799
6 1 (0.29%) GPG13
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 132 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 99 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (18.71%) Hyper-V
4 22 (6.43%) vSphere
5 20 (5.85%) VMware NSX
6 12 (3.51%) XenDesktop
7 11 (3.22%) XenApp
8 10 (2.92%) NFS
8 10 (2.92%) Terminal Services
9 9 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (2.34%) Firmware
10 8 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (2.05%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.58%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.29%) vCloud
15 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (9.65%) SCCM
2 26 (7.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (3.22%) FortiGate
4 9 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (2.34%) Nagios
5 8 (2.34%) Stealthwatch
6 6 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (1.75%) SCOM
7 5 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.46%) WSUS
8 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.17%) Terraform
9 3 (0.88%) Ansible
9 3 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.88%) CASB
9 3 (0.88%) Cisco CME
9 3 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.88%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 2 (0.58%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 167 (48.83%) Microsoft
2 149 (43.57%) VMware
3 52 (15.20%) NetApp
4 48 (14.04%) Citrix
4 48 (14.04%) Juniper
5 42 (12.28%) Veeam
6 40 (11.70%) HP
7 31 (9.06%) Meraki
8 27 (7.89%) Fortinet
9 20 (5.85%) SolarWinds
10 18 (5.26%) Dell
10 18 (5.26%) Palo Alto
11 12 (3.51%) CheckPoint
11 12 (3.51%) F5
11 12 (3.51%) Redback
12 10 (2.92%) BT
12 10 (2.92%) IronPort
13 8 (2.34%) Arista
13 8 (2.34%) WatchGuard
14 7 (2.05%) Nimble Storage