Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 28 38
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 21 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.57% 5.66% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 8.14% 14.58% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 4
Northern Ireland median annual salary £34,250 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.24% +3.08% +51.16%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,075 £21,725
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,625 £41,875
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 258 144 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 56.09% 38.81% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 149 108 61
Northern Ireland median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 Antrim -27 11 £31,000 -16.22% 1
County Armagh - 7 £37,500 -
County Londonderry - 2 £45,000 -
County Tyrone - 1 £20,500 -
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (47.62%) CCNA
4 9 (42.86%) Office 365
5 8 (38.10%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) WAN
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) CCNP
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Migration
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
6 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
9 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) Fintech
10 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (14.29%) SonicWALL
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Unix

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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) GitHub
3 1 (4.76%) Slack
3 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) Broadband
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
7 1 (4.76%) BGP
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.76%) OSPF
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) SNMP
7 1 (4.76%) VLAN
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Junior
3 3 (14.29%) Junior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Ajax
1 1 (4.76%) Flask
1 1 (4.76%) Jinja
1 1 (4.76%) React
1 1 (4.76%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) CCNP
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
5 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.76%) CCENT
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) CommVault
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (4.76%) Polycom