Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 52 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 396 393 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.31% 5.29% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 11.18% 12.48% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 370 312 183
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,350 £26,025 £25,050
90th Percentile £61,375 £54,773 £63,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +5.26%

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 3,541 3,150 2,881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.52% 42.37% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,863 2,680 2,300
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +3 39 £43,000 +56.36% 4
Rochdale +3 38 £41,000 +7.89% 3
Salford +4 12 £37,000 -7.50% 4
Bury +14 5 £28,500 -32.94% 2
Cheadle -11 4 £43,000 +43.33% 1
Altrincham -18 3 £28,000 +3.70% 3
Bolton +8 2 £28,500 -22.97% 5
Oldham +16 1 £19,366 -40.41% 2
Sale +8 1 £32,500 +7.44% 1
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 210 (53.03%) Firewall
2 205 (51.77%) Windows
3 192 (48.48%) Active Directory
4 171 (43.18%) VMware
5 166 (41.92%) Microsoft
6 164 (41.41%) Office 365
7 154 (38.89%) ITIL
7 154 (38.89%) Windows Server
8 149 (37.63%) WAN
9 142 (35.86%) LAN
10 141 (35.61%) Cisco Certification
11 117 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 107 (27.02%) Hyper-V
12 107 (27.02%) DNS
13 100 (25.25%) TCP/IP
14 94 (23.74%) MS Exchange
15 89 (22.47%) VPN
16 88 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
17 85 (21.46%) Juniper
18 82 (20.71%) VLAN
19 76 (19.19%) MPLS
20 75 (18.94%) Exchange Server 2010
21 72 (18.18%) MCSE
22 71 (17.93%) CCNA
23 70 (17.68%) VoIP
24 69 (17.42%) CCNP
25 68 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
26 66 (16.67%) BGP
27 65 (16.41%) DHCP
28 64 (16.16%) Microsoft Office

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 94 (23.74%) MS Exchange
2 75 (18.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (8.08%) SharePoint
4 28 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (2.53%) IIS
7 9 (2.27%) SAS
7 9 (2.27%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.01%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.25%) JBoss
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (16.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.25%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 164 (41.41%) Office 365
2 36 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.57%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.52%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.51%) Route 53
6 2 (0.51%) SaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Serverless
6 2 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (53.03%) Firewall
2 149 (37.63%) WAN
3 142 (35.86%) LAN
4 107 (27.02%) DNS
5 100 (25.25%) TCP/IP
6 89 (22.47%) VPN
7 82 (20.71%) VLAN
8 76 (19.19%) MPLS
9 70 (17.68%) VoIP
10 66 (16.67%) BGP
11 65 (16.41%) DHCP
12 59 (14.90%) Network Security
13 52 (13.13%) SAN
14 51 (12.88%) Ethernet
14 51 (12.88%) OSPF
15 42 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
16 39 (9.85%) Wi-Fi
17 35 (8.84%) Broadband
18 29 (7.32%) IPv6
19 28 (7.07%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.76%) MySQL
4 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 21 (5.30%) Finance
3 13 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.27%) Legal
5 6 (1.52%) Retail
6 3 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
7 1 (0.25%) Law
7 1 (0.25%) Local Government
7 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 71 (17.93%) Network Engineer
3 52 (13.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 40 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
5 39 (9.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 38 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 35 (8.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 35 (8.84%) Cisco Engineer
8 29 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 28 (7.07%) Architect
10 27 (6.82%) IT Engineer
11 26 (6.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 23 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 23 (5.81%) Security Engineer
12 23 (5.81%) VMware Engineer
13 21 (5.30%) Network Security Engineer
14 20 (5.05%) 1st Line Support
14 20 (5.05%) Service Desk Engineer
15 19 (4.80%) 1st Line Engineer
15 19 (4.80%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.29%) Web Services
2 14 (3.54%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.25%) .NET
3 1 (0.25%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.28%) Driving Licence
3 11 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (2.27%) PKI
5 9 (2.27%) Replication
6 6 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.52%) NHS
7 5 (1.26%) Clustering
8 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.01%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.51%) CCTV
9 2 (0.51%) FMCG
9 2 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.51%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.51%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.25%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.25%) CMDB
10 1 (0.25%) iPad
10 1 (0.25%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 205 (51.77%) Windows
2 154 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 117 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (15.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (13.89%) Windows 7
6 42 (10.61%) Windows 10
7 27 (6.82%) Linux
8 13 (3.28%) Unix
9 8 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 8 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.26%) CentOS
11 2 (0.51%) AIX
11 2 (0.51%) Debian
12 1 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.25%) SUSE
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (38.89%) ITIL
2 33 (8.33%) Service Management
3 28 (7.07%) Configuration Management
4 26 (6.57%) Change Management
5 22 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 22 (5.56%) Network Design
6 21 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (5.30%) Network Management
7 17 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
7 17 (4.29%) Presales
7 17 (4.29%) Release Management
8 16 (4.04%) High Availability
8 16 (4.04%) Incident Management
8 16 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (3.54%) Information Security
10 13 (3.28%) Change Control
10 13 (3.28%) WAN Optimisation
11 12 (3.03%) Coaching
12 11 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.31%) SQL
2 20 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.29%) Perl
4 16 (4.04%) PHP
4 16 (4.04%) Python
5 4 (1.01%) VBScript
6 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.51%) C
6 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.25%) Java
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 141 (35.61%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (18.18%) MCSE
4 71 (17.93%) CCNA
5 69 (17.42%) CCNP
6 46 (11.62%) MCP
7 43 (10.86%) MCSA
8 23 (5.81%) CCIE
9 22 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (5.05%) CCDP
11 17 (4.29%) Degree
11 17 (4.29%) JNCIP
12 7 (1.77%) A+ Certification
13 5 (1.26%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 5 (1.26%) MCITP
14 4 (1.01%) CCENT
14 4 (1.01%) JNCIE
15 3 (0.76%) CCDE
15 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.36%) SLA
2 28 (7.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 192 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 107 (27.02%) Hyper-V
3 68 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (5.56%) vSphere
5 19 (4.80%) Terminal Services
6 17 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (2.78%) Firmware
7 11 (2.78%) XenApp
8 8 (2.02%) ProxySG
8 8 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.01%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.01%) XenServer
10 2 (0.51%) Docker
10 2 (0.51%) Xen
11 1 (0.25%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 44 (11.11%) SCCM
2 26 (6.57%) Cacti
3 19 (4.80%) Nagios
3 19 (4.80%) Puppet
4 17 (4.29%) OpenNMS
4 17 (4.29%) RANCID
5 11 (2.78%) SCOM
6 7 (1.77%) FortiGate
7 5 (1.26%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (1.26%) WSUS
8 4 (1.01%) Ansible
8 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.01%) Terraform
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 171 (43.18%) VMware
2 166 (41.92%) Microsoft
3 85 (21.46%) Juniper
4 44 (11.11%) Veeam
5 35 (8.84%) CheckPoint
6 28 (7.07%) HP
7 27 (6.82%) Ericsson
8 24 (6.06%) Citrix
9 23 (5.81%) F5
10 20 (5.05%) Huawei
10 20 (5.05%) Palo Alto
11 17 (4.29%) Brocade
12 15 (3.79%) Foundry
13 14 (3.54%) SolarWinds
14 12 (3.03%) IronPort
15 9 (2.27%) Dell
15 9 (2.27%) Google
16 8 (2.02%) Blue Coat
16 8 (2.02%) NetApp
16 8 (2.02%) Redback