Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 43 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 88 119 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.13% 5.44% 5.14%
As % of the Vendors category 12.98% 12.66% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 98 116
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £48,750 £68,750 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 678 940 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 47.25% 42.98% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 610 818 919
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £21,852
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £39,351 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +7.14% +2.94%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +9 58 £37,500 -7.98% 4
Newport +2 15 £39,250 -1.88% 2
Torfaen +8 6 £23,000 -34.29%
Caerphilly +4 6 £42,500 +33.86% 1
Neath Port Talbot +9 1 £20,500 -45.33%
Vale of Glamorgan +2 1 £20,500 -18.00%
Cisco
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 48 (54.55%) Firewall
2 43 (48.86%) Windows
3 41 (46.59%) VMware
4 37 (42.05%) Linux
5 35 (39.77%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (37.50%) VPN
6 33 (37.50%) ITIL
7 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
8 28 (31.82%) CheckPoint
8 28 (31.82%) LAN
8 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (30.68%) Windows Server
10 25 (28.41%) WAN
10 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
11 21 (23.86%) CCNP
12 20 (22.73%) SAN
13 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (20.45%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
15 17 (19.32%) Network Security
16 16 (18.18%) Finance
17 15 (17.05%) CCNA
17 15 (17.05%) VoIP
18 14 (15.91%) Avaya
18 14 (15.91%) Red Hat
18 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
19 13 (14.77%) vSphere
20 12 (13.64%) F5

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 9 (10.23%) IIS
2 5 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.55%) JBoss
3 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.41%) Apache
4 3 (3.41%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.41%) nginx
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.27%) Confluence
5 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.23%) Office 365
4 6 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.68%) Bluemix
5 5 (5.68%) IaaS
5 5 (5.68%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (5.68%) PaaS
6 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (54.55%) Firewall
2 33 (37.50%) VPN
3 28 (31.82%) LAN
4 25 (28.41%) WAN
5 20 (22.73%) SAN
6 18 (20.45%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (19.32%) Network Security
7 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
8 15 (17.05%) VoIP
9 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (13.64%) NetScaler
11 11 (12.50%) BGP
11 11 (12.50%) Unified Communications
12 9 (10.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (10.23%) DHCP
13 8 (9.09%) DNS
13 8 (9.09%) NAS
14 7 (7.95%) Wireshark
15 6 (6.82%) Internet
15 6 (6.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Marketing
2 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Law
3 1 (1.14%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (17.05%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (6.82%) Lead Network Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (5.68%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Trainee
7 4 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) REST
2 2 (2.27%) Loki
2 2 (2.27%) WebRTC
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.82%) Replication
4 5 (5.68%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.68%) Fintech
5 4 (4.55%) EMC Centera
6 3 (3.41%) Clustering
7 2 (2.27%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.27%) Wiki
8 1 (1.14%) CMDB
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 43 (48.86%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Linux
3 27 (30.68%) Windows Server
4 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.50%) CentOS
6 11 (12.50%) Unix
7 10 (11.36%) Debian
8 6 (6.82%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.68%) Solaris
9 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.41%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.41%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.27%) CatOS
13 1 (1.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) Change Management
3 9 (10.23%) Problem Management
4 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (7.95%) Migration
5 7 (7.95%) Network Management
5 7 (7.95%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (7.95%) Performance Management
6 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.82%) Service Management
7 5 (5.68%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.68%) SIEM
8 4 (4.55%) DevOps
8 4 (4.55%) High Availability
9 3 (3.41%) Health Informatics
9 3 (3.41%) Informatics
9 3 (3.41%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) Java
2 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.14%) AWK
4 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (39.77%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (23.86%) CCNP
3 15 (17.05%) CCNA
4 7 (7.95%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.68%) A+ Certification
6 5 (5.68%) CCENT
7 4 (4.55%) CCDP
7 4 (4.55%) Degree
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.41%) MCITP
8 3 (3.41%) MCSE
8 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.14%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.14%) GDPR
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (32.95%) Active Directory
2 28 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.77%) vSphere
4 11 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.95%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.68%) Docker
7 4 (4.55%) NFS
7 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.68%) Ansible
2 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.68%) Puppet
3 4 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) VMware
2 28 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.91%) Avaya
4 14 (15.91%) Red Hat
5 12 (13.64%) Citrix
5 12 (13.64%) F5
6 8 (9.09%) EMC
6 8 (9.09%) Juniper
6 8 (9.09%) Splunk
7 7 (7.95%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.82%) Brocade
8 6 (6.82%) Dell
9 5 (5.68%) AppDynamics
9 5 (5.68%) McAfee
9 5 (5.68%) Palo Alto
9 5 (5.68%) Vyatta
10 4 (4.55%) Hitachi
10 4 (4.55%) IBM
10 4 (4.55%) SolidFire