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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Wales / South Wales
Rank 39 23 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 50 104 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.71% 8.44% 7.91%
As % of the Vendors category 11.99% 20.59% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 71
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 417 505 603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.60% 40.99% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 361 431 496
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -4 37 £40,000 +3.22% 4
Newport -15 6 £32,500 -17.19%
Caerphilly -4 4 £40,000 -40.29%
Bridgend +5 2 £45,000 +150.00%
Torfaen +10 1 £27,500 -54.16%
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 47 (48.45%) Firewall
2 44 (45.36%) Windows
3 41 (42.27%) VMware
4 40 (41.24%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (31.96%) LAN
5 31 (31.96%) CheckPoint
6 29 (29.90%) Telecoms
6 29 (29.90%) Windows Server
7 28 (28.87%) F5
8 27 (27.84%) Active Directory
9 25 (25.77%) MPLS
9 25 (25.77%) Internet
10 24 (24.74%) CCNA
11 22 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (21.65%) VPN
12 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
13 20 (20.62%) WAN
13 20 (20.62%) CCNP
13 20 (20.62%) Linux
14 19 (19.59%) DNS
14 19 (19.59%) BGP
14 19 (19.59%) Juniper
15 18 (18.56%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (16.49%) OSPF
16 16 (16.49%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (16.49%) Unified Communications
17 15 (15.46%) Office 365
17 15 (15.46%) Avaya

Cisco
Top Related 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 (9.28%) MS Exchange
1 9 (9.28%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.09%) IIS
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.06%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) nginx
6 1 (1.03%) Apache
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Office 365
2 13 (13.40%) IaaS
3 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.34%) PaaS
4 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (7.22%) SaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.06%) Bluemix
6 2 (2.06%) G Suite
6 2 (2.06%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (48.45%) Firewall
2 31 (31.96%) LAN
3 25 (25.77%) Internet
3 25 (25.77%) MPLS
4 21 (21.65%) VPN
5 20 (20.62%) WAN
6 19 (19.59%) BGP
6 19 (19.59%) DNS
7 18 (18.56%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (16.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (16.49%) OSPF
8 16 (16.49%) Unified Communications
9 13 (13.40%) DHCP
10 12 (12.37%) SAN
10 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
11 11 (11.34%) VoIP
12 8 (8.25%) BIG-IP
13 7 (7.22%) VLAN
13 7 (7.22%) Wireshark
14 6 (6.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) MySQL
3 6 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Ant
1 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 29 (29.90%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.43%) Finance
3 9 (9.28%) Banking
4 5 (5.15%) Billing
5 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Back Office
6 1 (1.03%) Games
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.43%) Architect
3 12 (12.37%) Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco Architect
5 9 (9.28%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Technical Support
6 8 (8.25%) Network Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Support Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Technical Support
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) CGI
1 2 (2.06%) HTML
1 2 (2.06%) HTML5
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) LAMP
2 1 (1.03%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.37%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.09%) CMDB
6 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) Replication
7 1 (1.03%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.03%) Fintech
7 1 (1.03%) IVR
7 1 (1.03%) PKI
7 1 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (45.36%) Windows
2 29 (29.90%) Windows Server
3 20 (20.62%) Linux
4 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.28%) CentOS
8 8 (8.25%) Unix
9 5 (5.15%) Debian
9 5 (5.15%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.03%) AIX
12 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.03%) VyOS
12 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) ITIL
2 12 (12.37%) Incident Management
2 12 (12.37%) Load Balancing
3 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.19%) DDoS Mitigation
4 6 (6.19%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (6.19%) Release Management
5 5 (5.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (5.15%) Capacity Management
5 5 (5.15%) Change Control
5 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.15%) Service Management
5 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (4.12%) Change Management
6 4 (4.12%) High Availability
6 4 (4.12%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.12%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.12%) Project Management
6 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.31%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) Python
3 4 (4.12%) Java
4 2 (2.06%) C
4 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.06%) PHP
5 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.03%) Perl
5 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.03%) R
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby
5 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (41.24%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (24.74%) CCNA
3 20 (20.62%) CCNP
4 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.19%) MCSE
5 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.15%) CCA
6 5 (5.15%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.12%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (4.12%) CCVP
7 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.03%) CCDA
8 1 (1.03%) CCENT
8 1 (1.03%) CCSE
8 1 (1.03%) CISSP
8 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) MCITP
8 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) QA
3 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (27.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.37%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.31%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.09%) ProxySG
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.06%) vSphere
7 1 (1.03%) Docker
7 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (3.09%) WSUS
3 2 (2.06%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.06%) vRealize
3 2 (2.06%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.03%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) Puppet
4 1 (1.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (42.27%) VMware
2 31 (31.96%) CheckPoint
3 28 (28.87%) F5
4 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
5 19 (19.59%) Juniper
6 15 (15.46%) Avaya
7 13 (13.40%) Oracle
8 9 (9.28%) Citrix
9 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
10 6 (6.19%) HP
10 6 (6.19%) Intel Security
11 5 (5.15%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.15%) Brocade
11 5 (5.15%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.15%) SonicWALL
12 4 (4.12%) Acme Packet
12 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.12%) Splunk
13 3 (3.09%) Aruba
13 3 (3.09%) Veeam
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