Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 21 23
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 31 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.81% 7.37% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 11.61% 17.48% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 8
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +45.83%
10th Percentile £25,975 £21,750 £25,025
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,500 £42,000
UK 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 Northern Ireland.

All Vendors
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 267 143 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 58.68% 42.18% 51.90%
Number of salaries quoted 155 105 60
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +30.08%
10th Percentile £23,400 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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
County Antrim -25 14 £40,000 - 1
County Armagh - 14 £45,000 - 1
County Londonderry - 2 £45,000 - 1
County Tyrone - 1 £20,500 -
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (38.71%) CCNA
5 12 (38.71%) Degree
6 11 (35.48%) LAN
6 11 (35.48%) WAN
7 10 (32.26%) Office 365
8 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
9 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (25.81%) Firewall
10 7 (22.58%) Migration
10 7 (22.58%) CCNP
10 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
11 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (19.35%) Public Cloud
11 6 (19.35%) Fintech
11 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
11 6 (19.35%) Google
11 6 (19.35%) Juniper
11 6 (19.35%) Python
11 6 (19.35%) Windows
12 5 (16.13%) Linux
12 5 (16.13%) HP

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 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.45%) GitHub
3 2 (6.45%) SaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Slack
3 2 (6.45%) Trello
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) LAN
1 11 (35.48%) WAN
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
4 5 (16.13%) IP Telephony
5 4 (12.90%) Network Security
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) VPN
6 3 (9.68%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) SNMP
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) BGP
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.23%) DNS
8 1 (3.23%) HSRP
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (35.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
3 4 (12.90%) Junior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Network Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Ajax
1 2 (6.45%) Flask
1 2 (6.45%) Jinja
1 2 (6.45%) React
1 2 (6.45%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (19.35%) Fintech
2 6 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (19.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (22.58%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.45%) Threat Detection
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) Global Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.23%) Network Design
7 1 (3.23%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Python
2 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) CCNA
2 12 (38.71%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) CCNP
4 4 (12.90%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCENT
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cacti
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) Google
3 6 (19.35%) Juniper
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) SonicWALL
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.23%) Meraki
7 1 (3.23%) Polycom