Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 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
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 52 81
Rank change year-on-year -19 +29 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 52 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.28% 4.24% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 6.86% 9.24% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 29
North East median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +14.75% -39.00%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,750 £21,300
90th Percentile £54,000 £45,000 £56,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 758 606 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.76% 45.91% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 664 507 568
North East median annual salary £36,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.35% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the North East

Cisco
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the North East

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the North East over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the North East

Cisco
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear -11 41 £33,250 +33.00% 20
Durham -11 9 £20,500 -54.44% 6
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 36 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
4 24 (46.15%) Firewall
5 23 (44.23%) VMware
5 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (44.23%) Hyper-V
6 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (38.46%) WAN
8 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
9 17 (32.69%) Office 365
9 17 (32.69%) DNS
10 16 (30.77%) SAN
10 16 (30.77%) LAN
10 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.85%) VoIP
11 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
12 14 (26.92%) DHCP
12 14 (26.92%) VLAN
13 13 (25.00%) Citrix
13 13 (25.00%) Linux
14 12 (23.08%) ITIL
14 12 (23.08%) SLA
14 12 (23.08%) CCNA
14 12 (23.08%) Veritas
14 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
15 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
15 11 (21.15%) Clustering

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (13.46%) Apache
4 5 (9.62%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.62%) iPlanet
4 5 (9.62%) JBoss
4 5 (9.62%) MQSeries
4 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
4 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
4 5 (9.62%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.69%) Office 365
2 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (17.31%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.92%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
2 24 (46.15%) Firewall
3 20 (38.46%) WAN
4 17 (32.69%) DNS
5 16 (30.77%) LAN
5 16 (30.77%) SAN
6 15 (28.85%) VoIP
7 14 (26.92%) DHCP
7 14 (26.92%) VLAN
8 10 (19.23%) WLAN
9 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (17.31%) NAS
9 9 (17.31%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (17.31%) SMTP
10 6 (11.54%) VPN
11 4 (7.69%) DMZ
11 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
12 2 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
12 2 (3.85%) FCoE
12 2 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.92%) Automotive
1 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Trainee
2 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Technical Support
5 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Support Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) WAP
2 5 (9.62%) J2EE
2 5 (9.62%) LDAP
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 4 (7.69%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.00%) Linux
4 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.54%) CentOS
6 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
7 5 (9.62%) AIX
7 5 (9.62%) HPUX
7 5 (9.62%) Solaris
7 5 (9.62%) SUSE
7 5 (9.62%) Unix
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Patch Management
3 6 (11.54%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
3 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.62%) High Availability
4 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Change Control
5 4 (7.69%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (7.69%) Network Design
5 4 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.77%) OpenUP
7 2 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (3.85%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (3.85%) Proactive Management
7 2 (3.85%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.77%) Perl
3 2 (3.85%) C-shell
3 2 (3.85%) Korn
3 2 (3.85%) PHP
3 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) C++
4 1 (1.92%) Java
4 1 (1.92%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.08%) CCNA
3 10 (19.23%) A+ Certification
3 10 (19.23%) CCENT
3 10 (19.23%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (5.77%) CCNP
5 2 (3.85%) CISSP
5 2 (3.85%) MCITP
5 2 (3.85%) MCTS
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (44.23%) Hyper-V
2 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
4 9 (17.31%) DFS Replication
4 9 (17.31%) XenApp
5 5 (9.62%) KVM
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (9.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Samba
7 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) WSUS
2 7 (13.46%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.62%) OpenView
4 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.85%) Puppet
4 2 (3.85%) Terraform
5 1 (1.92%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.92%) Nagios
5 1 (1.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (44.23%) VMware
3 13 (25.00%) Citrix
4 12 (23.08%) Veritas
5 9 (17.31%) Red Hat
6 7 (13.46%) arcserve
6 7 (13.46%) CA
6 7 (13.46%) HP
6 7 (13.46%) Sophos
6 7 (13.46%) Symantec
6 7 (13.46%) Veeam
7 5 (9.62%) Cognos
7 5 (9.62%) F5
7 5 (9.62%) Opsware
7 5 (9.62%) Oracle
7 5 (9.62%) PlateSpin
7 5 (9.62%) Sun
8 3 (5.77%) Borland
8 3 (5.77%) Mitel
9 2 (3.85%) Brocade