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 26 June 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 West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 347 261 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.04% 4.71% 4.16%
As % of the Vendors category 10.93% 10.92% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 302 218 210
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £26,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £52,500 £58,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 3176 2390 2886
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 46.16% 43.14% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2532 1960 2312
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,329 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +5 211 £37,500 - 34
Cheshire -15 69 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Lancashire +26 35 £32,500 +12.06% 6
Merseyside -21 24 £37,500 +13.63% 2
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 298 (48.46%) Firewall
2 284 (46.18%) Cisco Certification
3 230 (37.40%) Windows
4 216 (35.12%) CCNP
5 180 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 178 (28.94%) ITIL
7 176 (28.62%) VMware
8 161 (26.18%) Active Directory
9 155 (25.20%) Juniper
10 153 (24.88%) WAN
11 146 (23.74%) LAN
12 137 (22.28%) CCNA
13 129 (20.98%) Windows Server
14 114 (18.54%) MPLS
15 107 (17.40%) MS Exchange
16 104 (16.91%) Network Security
17 99 (16.10%) Data Centre
18 97 (15.77%) VPN
19 96 (15.61%) Wireless
20 95 (15.45%) BGP
21 92 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
22 91 (14.80%) TCP/IP
23 90 (14.63%) SLA
23 90 (14.63%) DNS
24 85 (13.82%) HP
25 80 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
26 78 (12.68%) Finance
27 76 (12.36%) Network Management
28 74 (12.03%) Telecoms
28 74 (12.03%) OSPF

Cisco
Co-occurring 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
1 107 (17.40%) MS Exchange
2 49 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (5.20%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (1.79%) IIS
8 10 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.33%) JBoss
12 2 (0.33%) MindAlign
12 2 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.33%) SAS
13 1 (0.16%) Apache
13 1 (0.16%) DNN
13 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 38 (6.18%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 54 (8.78%) Office 365
2 40 (6.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.46%) IaaS
5 6 (0.98%) G Suite
6 5 (0.81%) SaaS
7 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 298 (48.46%) Firewall
2 153 (24.88%) WAN
3 146 (23.74%) LAN
4 114 (18.54%) MPLS
5 104 (16.91%) Network Security
6 97 (15.77%) VPN
7 96 (15.61%) Wireless
8 95 (15.45%) BGP
9 91 (14.80%) TCP/IP
10 90 (14.63%) DNS
11 74 (12.03%) OSPF
12 72 (11.71%) Cisco ASA
13 70 (11.38%) Ethernet
14 55 (8.94%) VoIP
15 53 (8.62%) Cisco Nexus
16 47 (7.64%) DHCP
17 45 (7.32%) SAN
18 41 (6.67%) Unified Communications
19 38 (6.18%) NetScaler
19 38 (6.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 9 (1.46%) Big Data
4 7 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.16%) MySQL
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.16%) Ant
3 1 (0.16%) Maven
3 1 (0.16%) NUnit
3 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.16%) QUnit
3 1 (0.16%) Selenium
3 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
General
1 78 (12.68%) Finance
2 74 (12.03%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.07%) Retail
4 17 (2.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (1.95%) Legal
6 10 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.46%) Games
8 8 (1.30%) Marketing
9 6 (0.98%) Advertising
10 5 (0.81%) Banking
11 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 217 (35.28%) Network Engineer
2 84 (13.66%) Cisco Engineer
3 68 (11.06%) Analyst
3 68 (11.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (9.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 40 (6.50%) Support Engineer
6 38 (6.18%) Senior Network Engineer
7 33 (5.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 32 (5.20%) Network Analyst
9 31 (5.04%) IT Manager
10 30 (4.88%) Consultant
11 29 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 27 (4.39%) Firewall Engineer
13 25 (4.07%) IT Engineer
14 23 (3.74%) Server Engineer
15 21 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
15 21 (3.41%) Lead Network Engineer
15 21 (3.41%) Network Consultant
16 20 (3.25%) Juniper Engineer
16 20 (3.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.79%) 802.1X
2 3 (0.49%) .NET
2 3 (0.49%) CSS
2 3 (0.49%) HTML
2 3 (0.49%) XMPP
3 2 (0.33%) JMS
3 2 (0.33%) TAPI
3 2 (0.33%) XML
3 2 (0.33%) XSL
4 1 (0.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.10%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.58%) Driving Licence
4 20 (3.25%) Video Conferencing
5 17 (2.76%) CMDB
6 16 (2.60%) iPad
7 14 (2.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (1.63%) EMC VNX
10 9 (1.46%) FlexPod
10 9 (1.46%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.98%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.81%) Wiki
13 4 (0.65%) EPoS
13 4 (0.65%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.65%) Replication
13 4 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 230 (37.40%) Windows
2 129 (20.98%) Windows Server
3 80 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (9.59%) Linux
5 56 (9.11%) Windows 7
6 54 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (7.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (5.37%) Windows 10
9 28 (4.55%) Unix
10 19 (3.09%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.14%) AIX
12 6 (0.98%) Solaris
13 5 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.33%) CentOS
15 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.16%) Debian
16 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (28.94%) ITIL
2 76 (12.36%) Network Management
3 66 (10.73%) Network Design
4 57 (9.27%) Load Balancing
5 53 (8.62%) Service Management
6 51 (8.29%) Change Management
7 47 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 44 (7.15%) Mentoring
9 42 (6.83%) Configuration Management
10 37 (6.02%) Service Delivery
11 30 (4.88%) High Availability
12 25 (4.07%) Cybersecurity
13 24 (3.90%) Migration
14 23 (3.74%) Kalman Filter
14 23 (3.74%) Presales
14 23 (3.74%) Project Management
15 20 (3.25%) Line Management
15 20 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
16 19 (3.09%) Risk Assessment
17 18 (2.93%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (7.48%) SQL
2 26 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.44%) Python
4 9 (1.46%) Perl
5 7 (1.14%) C
5 7 (1.14%) PHP
6 5 (0.81%) Java
7 4 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 4 (0.65%) C++
8 3 (0.49%) C#
9 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 284 (46.18%) Cisco Certification
2 216 (35.12%) CCNP
3 137 (22.28%) CCNA
4 66 (10.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 61 (9.92%) CCIE
6 51 (8.29%) Degree
7 49 (7.97%) MCSE
8 40 (6.50%) ITIL Certification
8 40 (6.50%) JNCIP
9 37 (6.02%) MCSA
10 36 (5.85%) MCP
11 28 (4.55%) Security Cleared
12 20 (3.25%) CCSE
13 16 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (2.11%) SC Cleared
15 11 (1.79%) BC Cleared
16 10 (1.63%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 10 (1.63%) CCSA
16 10 (1.63%) MCITP
17 8 (1.30%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (14.63%) SLA
2 23 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 18 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.81%) PMO
6 4 (0.65%) GDPR
6 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 161 (26.18%) Active Directory
2 92 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (10.24%) Hyper-V
4 23 (3.74%) vSphere
5 20 (3.25%) XenApp
6 19 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.63%) ProxySG
7 10 (1.63%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.63%) VMware Server
8 7 (1.14%) Terminal Server
9 6 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.81%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.49%) XenServer
12 1 (0.16%) Docker
12 1 (0.16%) Postfix
12 1 (0.16%) vCloud
12 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (6.99%) FortiGate
2 29 (4.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 28 (4.55%) SCCM
4 24 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
5 21 (3.41%) Puppet
6 19 (3.09%) Cacti
7 17 (2.76%) Nagios
8 14 (2.28%) OpenNMS
8 14 (2.28%) RANCID
9 10 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.98%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.81%) WSUS
13 3 (0.49%) Ansible
13 3 (0.49%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.49%) Icinga
13 3 (0.49%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.49%) vRealize
14 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 180 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 176 (28.62%) VMware
3 155 (25.20%) Juniper
4 85 (13.82%) HP
5 70 (11.38%) CheckPoint
6 67 (10.89%) Citrix
7 56 (9.11%) F5
8 54 (8.78%) Palo Alto
9 46 (7.48%) NetApp
10 37 (6.02%) Riverbed
10 37 (6.02%) SolarWinds
11 33 (5.37%) EMC
11 33 (5.37%) Fortinet
12 26 (4.23%) Blue Coat
13 22 (3.58%) Ericsson
13 22 (3.58%) Oracle
14 19 (3.09%) Mitel
15 18 (2.93%) Dell
16 17 (2.76%) Huawei
17 13 (2.11%) Avaya
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Training, Travel Expenses
Posted: 10 hours ago
Lancashire
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Salary: £40k-£45k + benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
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DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Experis Ltd
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