Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 49 65
Rank change year-on-year -18 +16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 448 577 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.35% 5.28% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 10.26% 12.05% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 409 496 412
South West median annual salary £39,000 £36,301 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% -9.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4368 4790 5127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.42% 43.83% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3607 3971 4289
South West median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the South West

Cisco
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco in the South West.

Salary trend for Cisco in the South West

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the South West

Cisco
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Wiltshire +9 149 £38,000 +8.57% 5
Bristol -47 97 £40,000 -1.84% 9
Gloucestershire -22 68 £43,000 +1.18% 5
Cornwall +13 62 £43,500 +77.55%
Somerset -34 32 £40,000 +24.03% 2
Dorset -1 31 £36,500 +30.36% 2
Devon +4 7 £20,500 -41.43% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 233 (52.01%) Cisco Certification
2 205 (45.76%) Windows
3 189 (42.19%) VMware
4 158 (35.27%) LAN
5 155 (34.60%) CCNA
6 147 (32.81%) WAN
7 141 (31.47%) Firewall
8 132 (29.46%) Microsoft
9 129 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 125 (27.90%) CCNP
11 116 (25.89%) Windows Server
12 115 (25.67%) Active Directory
13 106 (23.66%) ITIL
14 102 (22.77%) Wireless
15 101 (22.54%) Security Cleared
16 88 (19.64%) Linux
16 88 (19.64%) SLA
17 81 (18.08%) DV Cleared
18 73 (16.29%) Service Management
19 69 (15.40%) Windows Server 2008
20 68 (15.18%) Hyper-V
21 63 (14.06%) Cisco Nexus
22 61 (13.62%) SC Cleared
23 60 (13.39%) VPN
24 59 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
25 58 (12.95%) F5
26 56 (12.50%) SAN
27 55 (12.28%) Network Monitoring
28 53 (11.83%) TCP/IP
28 53 (11.83%) Finance

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 35 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.01%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.34%) Apache
6 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.45%) Confluence
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.45%) IIS
8 2 (0.45%) nginx
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.22%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) HipChat
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.60%) Office 365
2 31 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.34%) SaaS
5 5 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (0.89%) IBM Cloud
6 4 (0.89%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 158 (35.27%) LAN
2 147 (32.81%) WAN
3 141 (31.47%) Firewall
4 102 (22.77%) Wireless
5 63 (14.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 60 (13.39%) VPN
7 56 (12.50%) SAN
8 53 (11.83%) TCP/IP
9 47 (10.49%) BGP
9 47 (10.49%) DNS
10 46 (10.27%) VoIP
11 42 (9.38%) Network Security
12 41 (9.15%) EIGRP
13 40 (8.93%) Cisco IOS
14 39 (8.71%) DHCP
14 39 (8.71%) NX-OS
14 39 (8.71%) VLAN
15 38 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
16 32 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
17 31 (6.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.89%) MySQL
2 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
2 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.45%) Redis
4 2 (0.45%) Riak
4 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.22%) Big Data
5 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.22%) Flink
5 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.22%) Infinispan
5 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (8.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.45%) GitLab
5 2 (0.45%) JIRA
5 2 (0.45%) Travis CI
General
1 53 (11.83%) Finance
2 28 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.01%) Advertising
4 8 (1.79%) Marketing
5 5 (1.12%) Electronics
5 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.89%) Military
7 3 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.67%) Games
7 3 (0.67%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
9 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 146 (32.59%) Network Engineer
2 51 (11.38%) Analyst
2 51 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.82%) IT Engineer
5 35 (7.81%) Support Analyst
6 34 (7.59%) Architect
7 26 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
8 25 (5.58%) Network Architect
9 24 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
10 23 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 22 (4.91%) Network Support
12 20 (4.46%) IT Support
12 20 (4.46%) Security Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) Cisco Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (3.79%) Trainee
14 16 (3.57%) Network Analyst
15 15 (3.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 15 (3.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.79%) Web Services
2 5 (1.12%) Middleware
3 3 (0.67%) JSON
4 2 (0.45%) .NET
4 2 (0.45%) Java EE
4 2 (0.45%) REST
4 2 (0.45%) SOAP
4 2 (0.45%) WSDL
4 2 (0.45%) XSD
5 1 (0.22%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.22%) HornetQ
5 1 (0.22%) Kafka
5 1 (0.22%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.22%) Loki
5 1 (0.22%) Node.js
5 1 (0.22%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (0.22%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.38%) Data Centre
2 43 (9.60%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.57%) User Experience
4 15 (3.35%) CESG
4 15 (3.35%) Replication
5 14 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.68%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.46%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.01%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.79%) Life Science
10 6 (1.34%) Cyber Attack
11 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.89%) CCTV
12 4 (0.89%) FMCG
12 4 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
12 4 (0.89%) PMI
13 3 (0.67%) Cyber Defence
13 3 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
13 3 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 205 (45.76%) Windows
2 116 (25.89%) Windows Server
3 88 (19.64%) Linux
4 69 (15.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (9.60%) Windows 7
7 34 (7.59%) Unix
8 31 (6.92%) Windows 10
9 25 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (5.36%) CentOS
11 16 (3.57%) Windows 8
12 15 (3.35%) Ubuntu
13 11 (2.46%) AIX
14 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (2.01%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.89%) Debian
16 2 (0.45%) Solaris
17 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (23.66%) ITIL
2 73 (16.29%) Service Management
3 55 (12.28%) Network Monitoring
4 47 (10.49%) Incident Management
5 44 (9.82%) Capacity Management
6 43 (9.60%) Security Patching
7 40 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 40 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (8.93%) TOGAF
8 39 (8.71%) Presales
9 35 (7.81%) Problem Management
10 34 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (7.59%) Service Delivery
11 33 (7.37%) IT Strategy
12 29 (6.47%) Cybersecurity
13 26 (5.80%) Information Security
14 25 (5.58%) ITSM
15 23 (5.13%) Change Control
15 23 (5.13%) Coaching
15 23 (5.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.49%) Python
2 26 (5.80%) SQL
3 22 (4.91%) Bash Shell
4 18 (4.02%) Perl
5 17 (3.79%) C
6 15 (3.35%) PHP
6 15 (3.35%) PowerShell
7 11 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 9 (2.01%) Java
9 5 (1.12%) C#
10 1 (0.22%) AWK
10 1 (0.22%) Groovy
10 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 233 (52.01%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (34.60%) CCNA
3 125 (27.90%) CCNP
4 101 (22.54%) Security Cleared
5 81 (18.08%) DV Cleared
6 61 (13.62%) SC Cleared
7 31 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (6.70%) Degree
8 30 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 23 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
10 19 (4.24%) CCENT
11 17 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (3.57%) A+ Certification
13 13 (2.90%) CISSP
14 12 (2.68%) MCSE
15 10 (2.23%) SANS
16 7 (1.56%) CISM
16 7 (1.56%) MCTS
16 7 (1.56%) Novell Certification
16 7 (1.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (19.64%) SLA
2 23 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 17 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.89%) Def Stans
5 3 (0.67%) RMADS
6 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 129 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 115 (25.67%) Active Directory
3 68 (15.18%) Hyper-V
4 29 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (4.91%) Docker
6 17 (3.79%) vSphere
7 11 (2.46%) Firmware
7 11 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (2.46%) XenServer
8 6 (1.34%) XenApp
9 3 (0.67%) KVM
9 3 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.45%) Corosync
10 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.45%) Xen
11 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.22%) Gluster
11 1 (0.22%) iptables
11 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 48 (10.71%) Nagios
2 41 (9.15%) Opsview
3 39 (8.71%) Cisco LMS
4 24 (5.36%) Puppet
5 20 (4.46%) SCCM
6 18 (4.02%) Cisco Prime
7 16 (3.57%) FortiGate
8 14 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (3.13%) vCenter Server
9 12 (2.68%) Ansible
9 12 (2.68%) Juju
9 12 (2.68%) Nessus
10 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 9 (2.01%) SCDPM
12 7 (1.56%) ZABBIX
13 6 (1.34%) NetBackup
14 5 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 5 (1.12%) WSUS
15 4 (0.89%) Cacti
15 4 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 189 (42.19%) VMware
2 132 (29.46%) Microsoft
3 58 (12.95%) F5
4 51 (11.38%) Citrix
5 48 (10.71%) Dell
6 46 (10.27%) Juniper
7 45 (10.04%) CheckPoint
8 41 (9.15%) HP
9 27 (6.03%) Red Hat
10 26 (5.80%) SolarWinds
11 25 (5.58%) Avaya
12 20 (4.46%) Infoblox
13 19 (4.24%) Meraki
14 18 (4.02%) Palo Alto
14 18 (4.02%) Veeam
15 13 (2.90%) 3PAR
15 13 (2.90%) SonicWALL
16 12 (2.68%) Aruba
16 12 (2.68%) Blue Coat
17 11 (2.46%) Xerox