Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 15 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.69% 4.43% 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 8.62% 9.38% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 5
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,000 £23,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.96% -37.33% +66.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,700 £46,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 Northern Ireland.

All Vendors
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 174 224 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 42.75% 47.26% 42.98%
Number of salaries quoted 131 180 63
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £55,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

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 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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 6 months to 23 April 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
County Armagh +4 7 £45,000 -5.26% 1
County Antrim -4 6 £31,000 +31.91% 2
County Londonderry - 2 £45,000 -
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Migration
3 7 (46.67%) Unified Communications
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (13.33%) Broadband
8 2 (13.33%) MCP
8 2 (13.33%) WLAN
8 2 (13.33%) VPN
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) CCNP
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Juniper
8 2 (13.33%) Legal

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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Unified Communications
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Broadband
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) WLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Proactive Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Ticket Management
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCDST
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView
1 1 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Juniper
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Aruba
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Polycom
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Reuters
3 1 (6.67%) SevOne