The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
England / North West
Rank 66 69 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 262 200 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 4.32% 3.55% 5.99%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 8.43% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 208 165 297
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2620 2373 2899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.23% 42.17% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 1951 2328
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the North West

Cisco
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the North West

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the North West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the North West

Cisco
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 152 £40,000 - 31
Cheshire +22 57 £39,000 +13.04% 14
Merseyside -2 27 £45,000 +6.63% 4
Lancashire +11 23 £39,250 +48.11% 1
Cumbria +10 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 280 (50.18%) Firewall
2 251 (44.98%) Cisco Certification
3 204 (36.56%) CCNP
4 199 (35.66%) VMware
5 191 (34.23%) Windows
6 163 (29.21%) Active Directory
7 160 (28.67%) ITIL
8 158 (28.32%) Microsoft
9 156 (27.96%) LAN
10 155 (27.78%) WAN
11 118 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 117 (20.97%) CCNA
13 114 (20.43%) Data Centre
13 114 (20.43%) Windows Server
14 108 (19.35%) Juniper
15 103 (18.46%) Network Security
16 97 (17.38%) DNS
17 90 (16.13%) Linux
17 90 (16.13%) Telecoms
18 87 (15.59%) BGP
19 82 (14.70%) Finance
19 82 (14.70%) VPN
20 79 (14.16%) HP
21 78 (13.98%) MPLS
22 75 (13.44%) Wireless
23 72 (12.90%) Citrix
24 71 (12.72%) OSPF
25 70 (12.54%) Cisco ASA
26 67 (12.01%) SQL Server
27 66 (11.83%) DHCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 65 (11.65%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.66%) IIS
3 25 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (4.12%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (2.51%) Apache
7 6 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.08%) JBoss
7 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.72%) Confluence
8 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) nginx
10 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.18%) DNN
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.18%) Zimbra
Applications
1 57 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 41 (7.35%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) MS Project
3 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Magento
1 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (6.27%) Office 365
3 25 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.33%) SaaS
5 8 (1.43%) PaaS
6 6 (1.08%) IaaS
7 4 (0.72%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) G Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 280 (50.18%) Firewall
2 156 (27.96%) LAN
3 155 (27.78%) WAN
4 103 (18.46%) Network Security
5 97 (17.38%) DNS
6 87 (15.59%) BGP
7 82 (14.70%) VPN
8 78 (13.98%) MPLS
9 75 (13.44%) Wireless
10 71 (12.72%) OSPF
11 70 (12.54%) Cisco ASA
12 66 (11.83%) DHCP
13 59 (10.57%) TCP/IP
14 53 (9.50%) VLAN
15 52 (9.32%) VoIP
16 51 (9.14%) Cisco Nexus
17 46 (8.24%) SAN
18 44 (7.89%) Ethernet
19 38 (6.81%) Cisco IOS
20 35 (6.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.54%) Big Data
8 1 (0.18%) MySQL
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (1.97%) JIRA
2 7 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) Ant
4 1 (0.18%) Maven
4 1 (0.18%) NUnit
4 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.18%) QUnit
4 1 (0.18%) Selenium
4 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
General
1 90 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 82 (14.70%) Finance
3 28 (5.02%) Retail
4 22 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (2.87%) Banking
6 15 (2.69%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.97%) Legal
8 8 (1.43%) Marketing
9 5 (0.90%) German Language
10 4 (0.72%) Advertising
10 4 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 162 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 78 (13.98%) Analyst
3 59 (10.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 52 (9.32%) Consultant
5 48 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 46 (8.24%) IT Support
6 46 (8.24%) Support Engineer
7 35 (6.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 34 (6.09%) Network Consultant
9 32 (5.73%) Senior Network Engineer
10 31 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
11 28 (5.02%) Network Analyst
12 25 (4.48%) IT Engineer
12 25 (4.48%) Support Analyst
13 24 (4.30%) Security Engineer
13 24 (4.30%) Support Technician
14 22 (3.94%) Lead Network Engineer
15 21 (3.76%) Firewall Engineer
15 21 (3.76%) Network Security Consultant
15 21 (3.76%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.08%) Middleware
2 5 (0.90%) 802.1X
3 3 (0.54%) Web Services
4 2 (0.36%) .NET
4 2 (0.36%) HTML
4 2 (0.36%) XML
4 2 (0.36%) XSL
5 1 (0.18%) COM
5 1 (0.18%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (20.43%) Data Centre
2 48 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.87%) CMDB
6 15 (2.69%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (2.51%) FlexPod
8 13 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (2.15%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.97%) EMC VNX
11 9 (1.61%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.25%) iPad
13 6 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
14 5 (0.90%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.90%) Replication
14 5 (0.90%) Wiki
15 4 (0.72%) CCTV
15 4 (0.72%) Fat Client
15 4 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 191 (34.23%) Windows
2 114 (20.43%) Windows Server
3 90 (16.13%) Linux
4 64 (11.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (6.99%) Windows 7
7 28 (5.02%) Unix
8 22 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (2.69%) CentOS
9 15 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.69%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.15%) Solaris
11 9 (1.61%) AIX
12 8 (1.43%) Windows 10
13 6 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.54%) Debian
15 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (28.67%) ITIL
2 66 (11.83%) Network Management
3 61 (10.93%) Network Design
4 60 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 45 (8.06%) Information Security
6 43 (7.71%) Change Management
6 43 (7.71%) Service Management
7 38 (6.81%) Mentoring
8 35 (6.27%) High Availability
8 35 (6.27%) Load Balancing
9 34 (6.09%) Configuration Management
10 29 (5.20%) Line Management
11 25 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (3.76%) ITIL V3
13 20 (3.58%) Business Continuity
14 19 (3.41%) Cybersecurity
14 19 (3.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 17 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
15 17 (3.05%) Presales
15 17 (3.05%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 63 (11.29%) SQL
2 30 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.58%) C
4 19 (3.41%) Python
5 10 (1.79%) Perl
6 9 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 9 (1.61%) PHP
7 5 (0.90%) VBScript
8 2 (0.36%) C++
8 2 (0.36%) Java
8 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.36%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) C#
9 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 251 (44.98%) Cisco Certification
2 204 (36.56%) CCNP
3 117 (20.97%) CCNA
4 56 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 53 (9.50%) Degree
6 37 (6.63%) CCIE
6 37 (6.63%) ITIL Certification
7 34 (6.09%) JNCIP
8 32 (5.73%) MCSE
9 27 (4.84%) Security Cleared
10 26 (4.66%) MCSA
11 23 (4.12%) CCSE
12 22 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (2.87%) MCITP
14 15 (2.69%) CISSP
15 13 (2.33%) BC Cleared
15 13 (2.33%) CCSA
15 13 (2.33%) CCSP
16 11 (1.97%) CISM
16 11 (1.97%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.22%) SLA
2 30 (5.38%) PCI DSS
3 29 (5.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.72%) QA
6 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
System Software
1 163 (29.21%) Active Directory
2 118 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (10.57%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.30%) vSphere
5 19 (3.41%) XenApp
6 13 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 11 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.18%) Docker
14 1 (0.18%) Postfix
14 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (5.20%) FortiGate
2 28 (5.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 23 (4.12%) Nagios
3 23 (4.12%) Puppet
4 22 (3.94%) SCCM
5 19 (3.41%) Cisco Prime
6 15 (2.69%) OpenNMS
6 15 (2.69%) RANCID
7 13 (2.33%) AirWatch
8 11 (1.97%) Cacti
9 8 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
9 8 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.43%) WSUS
10 6 (1.08%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
11 4 (0.72%) Ansible
11 4 (0.72%) Icinga
11 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.72%) vRealize
12 3 (0.54%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 199 (35.66%) VMware
2 158 (28.32%) Microsoft
3 108 (19.35%) Juniper
4 79 (14.16%) HP
5 72 (12.90%) Citrix
6 59 (10.57%) CheckPoint
7 46 (8.24%) Fortinet
8 45 (8.06%) EMC
9 42 (7.53%) NetApp
10 41 (7.35%) Palo Alto
11 32 (5.73%) Oracle
12 29 (5.20%) F5
13 25 (4.48%) Ericsson
14 24 (4.30%) Dell
14 24 (4.30%) SolarWinds
15 23 (4.12%) Huawei
15 23 (4.12%) Meraki
15 23 (4.12%) Veeam
16 19 (3.41%) Riverbed
17 16 (2.87%) IBM
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Senitor Associates
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Senitor Associates
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