Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 47 26
Rank change year-on-year -25 -21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 32 77 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.42% 4.90% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 11.00% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 160
South Wales median annual salary £35,612 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.10% -3.13% +4.17%
10th Percentile £23,200 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,125 £62,625
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 473 700 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.78% 44.56% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 392 610 836
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,550 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £56,875
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +5.41% +2.78%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -26 19 £35,612 -10.97% 9
Newport +5 8 £45,000 +38.46% 14
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 3 £27,500 - 1
Torfaen +6 1 £25,250 -8.18% 1
Bridgend -4 1 - -
Cisco
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) Linux
6 9 (28.13%) LAN
7 8 (25.00%) Dell
7 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.75%) CCNP
8 6 (18.75%) CCNA
8 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 6 (18.75%) Office 365
8 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) Unix
9 5 (15.63%) ERP
9 5 (15.63%) WAN
9 5 (15.63%) Juniper
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
10 4 (12.50%) Migration
10 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (12.50%) Wireless
10 4 (12.50%) VLAN

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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.13%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.13%) G Suite
4 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) LAN
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.50%) VLAN
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
5 3 (9.38%) WLAN
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.25%) IPsec
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) SMS
7 1 (3.13%) SNMP
7 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
1 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) IT Support
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Support Officer
5 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Support
6 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Break/Fix
4 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design
4 3 (9.38%) SIEM
4 3 (9.38%) Threat Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) AWK
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) CCNA
3 6 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCVP
6 1 (3.13%) ISEB
6 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.13%) OSCP
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) iptables
5 1 (3.13%) Postfix
5 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) QRadar
2 1 (3.13%) Grafana
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Dell
4 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
5 5 (15.63%) Juniper
6 4 (12.50%) Citrix
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.38%) AlienVault
7 3 (9.38%) LogRhythm
7 3 (9.38%) McAfee
7 3 (9.38%) Meraki
7 3 (9.38%) Splunk
8 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.25%) SAP
9 1 (3.13%) Apple
9 1 (3.13%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (3.13%) Mitel
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle