Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 61 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 27 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.04% 4.11% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 5.86% 7.51% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 18
Merseyside median annual salary £34,500 £50,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.68% +44.29% -30.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £33,000 £28,700
90th Percentile £44,500 £68,750 £45,080
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 Merseyside.

All Vendors
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 461 706 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 51.91% 54.73% 49.13%
Number of salaries quoted 350 452 329
Merseyside median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,200
90th Percentile £61,375 £57,500 £54,800
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Merseyside

Cisco
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Merseyside

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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

Salary histogram for Cisco in Merseyside

Cisco
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 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
Liverpool +5 19 £42,000 -20.75% 17
St Helens -8 4 £25,500 -32.00% 1
Wallasey - 1 £20,500 - 1
Southport - 1 £20,500 -
Birkenhead - 1 £20,500 - 2
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (55.56%) F5
3 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) VoIP
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (40.74%) Capita
6 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (29.63%) Firewall
8 8 (29.63%) Network Security
9 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
9 7 (25.93%) DHCP
9 7 (25.93%) VPN
9 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) Unix
10 6 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
10 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 5 (18.52%) Node.js
11 5 (18.52%) Ruby
11 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
11 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
11 5 (18.52%) CCENT
11 5 (18.52%) Groovy
11 5 (18.52%) Network+ Certification

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (40.74%) VoIP
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) Network Security
3 7 (25.93%) DHCP
3 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
5 4 (14.81%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (11.11%) SAN
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.41%) 802.11
7 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
7 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) IPsec
8 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Trainee
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Node.js
2 2 (7.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.41%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Online Games
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
5 4 (14.81%) Debian
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) AIX
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Network Design
4 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Data Security
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
1 5 (18.52%) C++
1 5 (18.52%) Groovy
1 5 (18.52%) Java
1 5 (18.52%) PHP
1 5 (18.52%) Ruby
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) A+ Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCENT
2 5 (18.52%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.11%) Docker
4 3 (11.11%) LXC
4 3 (11.11%) NFS
4 3 (11.11%) VMware NSX
5 2 (7.41%) Varnish
5 2 (7.41%) XenApp
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) Grafana
3 2 (7.41%) Graphite
3 2 (7.41%) Graylog
3 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) F5
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Capita
5 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Sophos
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed