The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 23 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 17 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.95% 5.81% 5.44%
As % of the Vendors category 17.35% 12.50% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 8
Median salary £42,500 £37,750 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% +46.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £31,250 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £39,500
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 Northern Ireland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 98 72 111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 51.58% 46.45% 75.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76 62 43
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Cisco
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Northern Ireland

Cisco
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 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
County Antrim +4 12 £34,750 -8.55%
County Armagh - 5 £55,000 - 1
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 13 (52.00%) LAN
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (32.00%) HP
5 8 (32.00%) Firewall
6 7 (28.00%) VPN
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
7 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (24.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (24.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (24.00%) Public Cloud
7 6 (24.00%) Google
7 6 (24.00%) Network Security
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.00%) SAN

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (24.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (24.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (16.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) LAN
1 13 (52.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Junior
3 3 (12.00%) Junior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (24.00%) Public Cloud
3 5 (20.00%) Fintech
4 3 (12.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Replication
6 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (8.00%) Threat Detection
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.00%) Global Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) Service Design
6 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (16.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CCNA
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.00%) MCSA
4 4 (16.00%) CCNP
5 3 (12.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (12.00%) MCDST
5 3 (12.00%) MCITP
5 3 (12.00%) MCP
6 2 (8.00%) CCSA
6 2 (8.00%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (8.00%) CISSP
6 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Google
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Juniper
6 3 (12.00%) Apple
6 3 (12.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (12.00%) Remedy
6 3 (12.00%) Reuters
6 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (12.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.00%) IBM
7 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.00%) Sophos
7 2 (8.00%) Veeam
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
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