Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 51 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 44 88 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.19% 4.65% 7.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.67% 10.60% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40 76 157
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.65% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,938 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £68,750 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 574 830 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 41.56% 43.85% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 499 711 883
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -10 25 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Newport +3 14 £39,625 +26.80% 4
Torfaen - 3 £23,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £20,500 - 3
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £20,500 - 1
Cisco
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (56.82%) Firewall
3 20 (45.45%) LAN
4 16 (36.36%) WAN
4 16 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (34.09%) CCNP
5 15 (34.09%) Linux
6 13 (29.55%) CCNA
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) Windows
7 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (27.27%) Finance
7 12 (27.27%) Network Security
8 11 (25.00%) VMware
8 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (25.00%) VPN
9 10 (22.73%) ITIL
9 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (20.45%) BGP
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.18%) Network Management
11 8 (18.18%) Unified Communications
12 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (15.91%) Splunk
12 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
12 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
12 7 (15.91%) CentOS
12 7 (15.91%) Network+ Certification

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 4 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 3 (6.82%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.09%) Bluemix
4 4 (9.09%) IaaS
4 4 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (9.09%) PaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (56.82%) Firewall
2 20 (45.45%) LAN
3 16 (36.36%) WAN
4 12 (27.27%) Network Security
4 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (25.00%) VPN
6 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (20.45%) BGP
8 8 (18.18%) Unified Communications
9 7 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
10 6 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (11.36%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (11.36%) Skype
11 5 (11.36%) VLAN
11 5 (11.36%) VoIP
11 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
11 5 (11.36%) WLAN
12 4 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Trainee
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support
5 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.82%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Fintech
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.55%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 7 (15.91%) CentOS
3 7 (15.91%) Debian
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.82%) Solaris
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) CatOS
7 2 (4.55%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) HPUX
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Network Management
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) SIEM
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (6.82%) Health Informatics
6 3 (6.82%) Informatics
6 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
6 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.55%) SABSA
7 2 (4.55%) Service Management
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) AWK
2 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.09%) CCNP
3 13 (29.55%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (11.36%) A+ Certification
5 5 (11.36%) CCENT
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (6.82%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MCSA
8 1 (2.27%) MCSE
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) COBIT
2 2 (4.55%) GDPR
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) Docker
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (9.09%) Ansible
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 7 (15.91%) Splunk
5 6 (13.64%) Avaya
5 6 (13.64%) Juniper
5 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
6 5 (11.36%) F5
7 4 (9.09%) AppDynamics
7 4 (9.09%) Dell
7 4 (9.09%) Vyatta
8 3 (6.82%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) McAfee
9 2 (4.55%) Nortel
10 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.27%) Brocade
10 1 (2.27%) HP
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle