Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 August 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 38 33
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 44 86 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.03% 5.73% 6.90%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 12.84% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 130
South Wales median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,750 £58,200
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% +14.29% -12.50%

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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 540 670 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.16% 44.61% 43.24%
Number of salaries quoted 448 607 843
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,940 £23,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in South Wales

Cisco
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Cisco in South Wales

Cisco
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in South Wales

Cisco
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Cardiff -32 26 £35,612 -1.08% 2
Newport +14 11 £55,000 +46.67% 3
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 -
Caerphilly -6 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Torfaen -3 1 £25,250 +9.78%
Bridgend - 1 - - 3
Cisco
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) Windows
3 17 (38.64%) Firewall
4 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (34.09%) VMware
6 12 (27.27%) CCNP
7 11 (25.00%) LAN
7 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 9 (20.45%) Wireless
9 9 (20.45%) Office 365
9 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
10 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (18.18%) WAN
11 7 (15.91%) WLAN
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
11 7 (15.91%) ITIL
11 7 (15.91%) Dell
11 7 (15.91%) CCNA
11 7 (15.91%) Juniper
12 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
12 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.64%) Palo Alto
12 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (11.36%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (11.36%) vSphere

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) SAS
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.27%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) G Suite
2 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) LAN
3 9 (20.45%) Wireless
4 8 (18.18%) WAN
5 7 (15.91%) WLAN
6 5 (11.36%) SAN
6 5 (11.36%) VPN
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.09%) VLAN
7 4 (9.09%) VoIP
8 3 (6.82%) DNS
8 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.55%) DHCP
9 2 (4.55%) NAS
9 2 (4.55%) Wireless Security
10 1 (2.27%) Skype
10 1 (2.27%) tcpdump
10 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) IT Support
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Support
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Support Officer
7 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Network Support
7 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Network Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.55%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.36%) Unix
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) CentOS
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Solaris
8 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (11.36%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (11.36%) ERP
4 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) SIEM
5 3 (6.82%) Break/Fix
5 3 (6.82%) Network Design
5 3 (6.82%) Presales
5 3 (6.82%) Threat Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.55%) High Availability
6 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) CCNP
3 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) CCNA
5 3 (6.82%) CCDP
5 3 (6.82%) CCIE
5 3 (6.82%) CISA
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (4.55%) MCSE
6 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) CCVP
7 1 (2.27%) CEH
7 1 (2.27%) Degree
7 1 (2.27%) ISEB
7 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) iptables
5 1 (2.27%) Postfix
5 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) QRadar
2 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Grafana
2 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Dell
3 7 (15.91%) Juniper
4 6 (13.64%) Palo Alto
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) McAfee
5 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 4 (9.09%) Splunk
6 3 (6.82%) AlienVault
6 3 (6.82%) LogRhythm
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.55%) Draytek
7 2 (4.55%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) Meraki
7 2 (4.55%) SAP
7 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel