Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 65 68
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 293 360 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.13% 4.47% 3.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.24% 10.19% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 243 305 216
Manchester median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £55,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

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 3,172 3,532 2,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.73% 43.86% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,638 2,987 2,377
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,100 £61,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +27 44 £43,000 +32.31% 1
Rochdale +1 17 £25,500 -36.25%
Bolton +11 10 £21,000 -40.00% 2
Cheadle -1 10 £25,000 +19.05% 6
Wigan +16 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Altrincham +5 7 £25,000 -25.37%
Salford -2 5 £31,500 -33.68%
Sale - 2 £25,000 -
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 134 (45.73%) Windows
2 132 (45.05%) VMware
3 121 (41.30%) Firewall
4 103 (35.15%) Cisco Certification
5 96 (32.76%) Active Directory
5 96 (32.76%) Windows Server
6 94 (32.08%) Microsoft
7 88 (30.03%) Office 365
8 87 (29.69%) ITIL
9 84 (28.67%) WAN
10 80 (27.30%) LAN
11 79 (26.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 79 (26.96%) Hyper-V
12 77 (26.28%) CCNA
13 61 (20.82%) SAN
14 54 (18.43%) VoIP
15 53 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
16 50 (17.06%) CCNP
17 45 (15.36%) Microsoft Azure
17 45 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
17 45 (15.36%) Data Centre
18 44 (15.02%) Citrix
19 43 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
20 41 (13.99%) Telecoms
21 40 (13.65%) MS Exchange
22 39 (13.31%) Fortinet
23 38 (12.97%) Network Security
23 38 (12.97%) HP
24 37 (12.63%) VPN
25 36 (12.29%) Juniper

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 40 (13.65%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.37%) Apache
5 4 (1.37%) IIS
5 4 (1.37%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.68%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 88 (30.03%) Office 365
2 45 (15.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.41%) IaaS
4 10 (3.41%) SaaS
5 6 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.37%) PaaS
7 3 (1.02%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.34%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 121 (41.30%) Firewall
2 84 (28.67%) WAN
3 80 (27.30%) LAN
4 61 (20.82%) SAN
5 54 (18.43%) VoIP
6 38 (12.97%) Network Security
7 37 (12.63%) VPN
8 35 (11.95%) TCP/IP
9 32 (10.92%) Wireless
10 30 (10.24%) DNS
11 29 (9.90%) MPLS
12 27 (9.22%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (8.19%) VLAN
14 22 (7.51%) Ethernet
15 20 (6.83%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (6.48%) DHCP
17 17 (5.80%) BGP
17 17 (5.80%) Broadband
17 17 (5.80%) Internet
18 14 (4.78%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.37%) MySQL
4 3 (1.02%) Big Data
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.34%) gulp
1 1 (0.34%) Maven
1 1 (0.34%) Travis CI
General
1 41 (13.99%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.83%) Retail
3 13 (4.44%) Finance
4 11 (3.75%) Games
4 11 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.07%) Marketing
6 4 (1.37%) Advertising
7 3 (1.02%) Banking
8 2 (0.68%) International Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (19.45%) Network Engineer
2 41 (13.99%) Analyst
3 36 (12.29%) Support Engineer
4 29 (9.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 29 (9.90%) Service Analyst
5 26 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 21 (7.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (5.46%) Architect
8 16 (5.46%) IT Analyst
9 15 (5.12%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (4.78%) Consultant
10 14 (4.78%) IT Engineer
10 14 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.78%) VMware Engineer
11 13 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (4.44%) IT Support
11 13 (4.44%) Security Engineer
12 12 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.10%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.75%) Web Services
2 10 (3.41%) 802.1X
3 8 (2.73%) .NET
4 4 (1.37%) Flash
5 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.34%) CSS
5 1 (0.34%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.34%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.34%) HTML
5 1 (0.34%) jQuery
5 1 (0.34%) JSON
5 1 (0.34%) Kafka
5 1 (0.34%) Node.js
5 1 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.36%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.78%) Replication
3 12 (4.10%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.71%) Clustering
7 5 (1.71%) NHS
7 5 (1.71%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.37%) FlexPod
8 4 (1.37%) HP Storage
8 4 (1.37%) PKI
9 3 (1.02%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.68%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.68%) iPad
10 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (45.73%) Windows
2 96 (32.76%) Windows Server
3 53 (18.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (15.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (9.56%) Linux
5 28 (9.56%) Windows 10
6 27 (9.22%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.39%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.71%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.68%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.34%) Android
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.34%) Unix
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (29.69%) ITIL
2 34 (11.60%) Service Management
3 31 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (8.19%) Presales
6 22 (7.51%) Problem Management
7 21 (7.17%) Change Management
8 20 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (6.48%) Incident Management
9 19 (6.48%) Knowledge Management
9 19 (6.48%) Project Management
9 19 (6.48%) Statistics
10 16 (5.46%) Network Design
11 14 (4.78%) Mentoring
11 14 (4.78%) Service Delivery
11 14 (4.78%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (4.44%) Decision-Making
12 13 (4.44%) DevOps
13 12 (4.10%) Kalman Filter
13 12 (4.10%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.14%) SQL
2 10 (3.41%) C
3 9 (3.07%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.39%) C#
6 3 (1.02%) Java
6 3 (1.02%) Perl
7 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.68%) PHP
7 2 (0.68%) Python
8 1 (0.34%) ES6
8 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 103 (35.15%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (26.28%) CCNA
3 50 (17.06%) CCNP
4 43 (14.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (9.90%) MCSA
6 27 (9.22%) MCP
7 25 (8.53%) MCSE
8 22 (7.51%) Degree
9 19 (6.48%) Network+ Certification
10 14 (4.78%) CCDP
11 11 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.73%) CCIE
14 6 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
15 4 (1.37%) CCENT
15 4 (1.37%) NCDA
15 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
16 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
16 3 (1.02%) VCAP
17 2 (0.68%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.24%) SLA
2 13 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.07%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.71%) GDPR
5 3 (1.02%) COSHH
5 3 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.34%) GPG13
7 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 96 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 79 (26.96%) Hyper-V
2 79 (26.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.75%) Firmware
3 11 (3.75%) Terminal Services
4 8 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.39%) Xen
6 6 (2.05%) vSphere
7 5 (1.71%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.71%) XenApp
8 3 (1.02%) Docker
8 3 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.02%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.68%) NFS
9 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.68%) XenServer
10 1 (0.34%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.34%) vCloud
10 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (8.87%) SCCM
2 13 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 10 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (3.07%) Backup Exec
4 9 (3.07%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (2.73%) SCOM
6 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.37%) Puppet
6 4 (1.37%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.02%) Cacti
7 3 (1.02%) WSUS
8 2 (0.68%) Ansible
8 2 (0.68%) Nagios
8 2 (0.68%) SmoothWall
8 2 (0.68%) vRealize
9 1 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.34%) RANCID
9 1 (0.34%) Simpana
9 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 132 (45.05%) VMware
2 94 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 44 (15.02%) Citrix
4 39 (13.31%) Fortinet
5 38 (12.97%) HP
6 36 (12.29%) Juniper
7 32 (10.92%) Veeam
8 21 (7.17%) NetApp
9 18 (6.14%) Huawei
10 17 (5.80%) CheckPoint
11 16 (5.46%) Meraki
12 15 (5.12%) Dell
13 14 (4.78%) SolarWinds
14 12 (4.10%) EMC
15 11 (3.75%) Aruba
15 11 (3.75%) Mitel
16 9 (3.07%) Ivanti
17 8 (2.73%) Apple
17 8 (2.73%) F5
17 8 (2.73%) IBM