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 3 months to 26 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 29 68 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.00% 6.09% 6.28%
As % of the Vendors category 9.97% 14.50% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 65
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £26,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,100 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 291 469 551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 40.14% 41.99% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 255 403 456
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -16 17 £31,500 +11.50% 2
Caerphilly +3 4 £38,750 +44.85% 1
Torfaen +7 3 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Newport +2 3 £40,000 -17.52%
Cisco
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 43 (55.13%) Firewall
2 40 (51.28%) Windows
3 35 (44.87%) VMware
4 30 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (32.05%) CCNA
5 25 (32.05%) ITIL
5 25 (32.05%) LAN
6 24 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 24 (30.77%) VPN
6 24 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 22 (28.21%) CheckPoint
8 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 21 (26.92%) WAN
8 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (24.36%) Linux
10 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
11 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (21.79%) F5
12 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
12 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (20.51%) BGP
13 15 (19.23%) Juniper
13 15 (19.23%) CCNP
13 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (19.23%) Load Balancing
14 14 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (17.95%) Office 365
14 14 (17.95%) SQL
15 13 (16.67%) SAN
15 13 (16.67%) DNS

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 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.95%) Office 365
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 2 (2.56%) PaaS
4 2 (2.56%) SaaS
5 1 (1.28%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 43 (55.13%) Firewall
2 25 (32.05%) LAN
3 24 (30.77%) VPN
4 21 (26.92%) WAN
5 18 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 16 (20.51%) BGP
7 14 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (16.67%) DNS
8 13 (16.67%) MPLS
8 13 (16.67%) SAN
9 12 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (14.10%) Internet
11 10 (12.82%) OSPF
12 9 (11.54%) VoIP
13 8 (10.26%) DHCP
13 8 (10.26%) IPsec
14 7 (8.97%) HSRP
15 6 (7.69%) EIGRP
15 6 (7.69%) FTP
15 6 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) MySQL
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.41%) Law
3 4 (5.13%) Billing
4 3 (3.85%) Finance
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.28%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) Technical Support
6 7 (8.97%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Network Support
9 4 (5.13%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
1 2 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) ADSI
2 1 (1.28%) CGI
2 1 (1.28%) Loki
2 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.69%) CMDB
5 4 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.13%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.28%) IVR
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (51.28%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 21 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (24.36%) Linux
5 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (12.82%) CentOS
8 8 (10.26%) Unix
9 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 5 (6.41%) Debian
10 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
11 4 (5.13%) Ubuntu
11 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Load Balancing
3 6 (7.69%) Change Management
3 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 6 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (7.69%) Migration
3 6 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.41%) Service Management
4 5 (6.41%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.13%) DevOps
5 4 (5.13%) High Availability
5 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.13%) Project Management
5 4 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (3.85%) Information Security
6 3 (3.85%) Release Management
6 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) Python
3 4 (5.13%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (32.05%) CCNA
3 15 (19.23%) CCNP
4 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.97%) MCSE
5 7 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.41%) CCA
7 5 (6.41%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.13%) Degree
9 3 (3.85%) CCDP
10 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (2.56%) MCSA
10 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.28%) CISSP
11 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) QA
3 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.56%) ProxySG
5 2 (2.56%) vSphere
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.28%) vRealize
3 1 (1.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) VMware
2 22 (28.21%) CheckPoint
3 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 17 (21.79%) F5
5 15 (19.23%) Juniper
6 11 (14.10%) Oracle
7 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.69%) Citrix
9 5 (6.41%) HP
9 5 (6.41%) SonicWALL
9 5 (6.41%) Veeam
10 4 (5.13%) Acme Packet
10 4 (5.13%) Brocade
10 4 (5.13%) Dell
10 4 (5.13%) McAfee
10 4 (5.13%) Palo Alto
11 3 (3.85%) Avaya
11 3 (3.85%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
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