Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 50 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 +35 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 50 67 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.30% 4.69% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 9.87% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 30
North East median annual salary £34,000 £26,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -10.34% -38.95%
10th Percentile £19,250 £20,500 £21,650
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £54,288
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 733 679 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 48.45% 47.52% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 630 564 609
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,626 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.33% -5.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,556 £21,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,275 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 -6 40 £34,000 +49.45% 4
Durham -12 8 £20,500 -54.44%
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, 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 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (44.00%) Firewall
5 20 (40.00%) VMware
5 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 17 (34.00%) DNS
7 16 (32.00%) WAN
7 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (30.00%) Office 365
9 14 (28.00%) VLAN
9 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
9 14 (28.00%) DHCP
10 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
10 13 (26.00%) SAN
10 13 (26.00%) VoIP
10 13 (26.00%) ITIL
11 12 (24.00%) LAN
11 12 (24.00%) Linux
11 12 (24.00%) Veritas
11 12 (24.00%) SLA
12 11 (22.00%) CCNA
12 11 (22.00%) Clustering
12 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (20.00%) CCENT
13 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 10 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (20.00%) Network+ Certification

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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (14.00%) Apache
4 5 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (10.00%) iPlanet
4 5 (10.00%) JBoss
4 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (30.00%) Office 365
3 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (18.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 22 (44.00%) Firewall
3 17 (34.00%) DNS
4 16 (32.00%) WAN
5 14 (28.00%) DHCP
5 14 (28.00%) VLAN
6 13 (26.00%) SAN
6 13 (26.00%) VoIP
7 12 (24.00%) LAN
8 10 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (20.00%) WLAN
9 9 (18.00%) NAS
9 9 (18.00%) SMTP
10 7 (14.00%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (10.00%) LDAP
12 4 (8.00%) DMZ
12 4 (8.00%) VPN
13 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
14 2 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
14 2 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Trainee
2 9 (18.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Support Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) WAP
2 5 (10.00%) J2EE
3 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.00%) Replication
4 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.00%) Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) CentOS
5 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 5 (10.00%) AIX
6 5 (10.00%) HPUX
6 5 (10.00%) Solaris
6 5 (10.00%) SUSE
6 5 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Patch Management
3 6 (12.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.00%) High Availability
4 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.00%) Network Design
4 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Change Control
5 4 (8.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) Budget Control
6 3 (6.00%) Business Development
6 3 (6.00%) OpenUP
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) C-shell
3 2 (4.00%) Korn
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
3 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.00%) CCNA
3 10 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 10 (20.00%) CCENT
3 10 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (12.00%) CCNP
5 3 (6.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.00%) DFS Replication
3 9 (18.00%) XenApp
4 5 (10.00%) KVM
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Samba
6 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) WSUS
2 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.00%) OpenView
4 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.00%) Puppet
4 2 (4.00%) Terraform
5 1 (2.00%) Ansible
5 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) Veritas
4 10 (20.00%) Citrix
5 9 (18.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (14.00%) arcserve
6 7 (14.00%) CA
6 7 (14.00%) HP
6 7 (14.00%) Sophos
6 7 (14.00%) Symantec
6 7 (14.00%) Veeam
7 5 (10.00%) Cognos
7 5 (10.00%) F5
7 5 (10.00%) Opsware
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 5 (10.00%) PlateSpin
7 5 (10.00%) Sun
8 3 (6.00%) Borland
8 3 (6.00%) Juniper
9 2 (4.00%) Dell