Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 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
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 89 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 385 362 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.06% 3.60% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 10.06% 9.46% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 312 290 395
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,025 £30,900 £21,600
90th Percentile £68,625 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,891 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.51% +1.98% -

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 3,826 3,828 4,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.31% 38.11% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,066 3,044 3,562
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,325 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,787 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 -14 105 £51,500 +14.44% 19
Gloucestershire +11 101 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Bristol +47 91 £38,500 -9.41% 30
Dorset +20 46 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Somerset +3 22 £46,500 +16.25% 4
Devon +4 15 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Cornwall +11 2 £26,000 -11.86% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 224 (58.18%) Windows
2 171 (44.42%) VMware
3 165 (42.86%) Firewall
4 150 (38.96%) Active Directory
5 146 (37.92%) Microsoft
6 132 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
7 128 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 121 (31.43%) WAN
9 118 (30.65%) Windows Server
10 105 (27.27%) LAN
11 104 (27.01%) CCNA
12 103 (26.75%) Security Cleared
12 103 (26.75%) Azure
13 100 (25.97%) Office 365
14 89 (23.12%) Linux
15 82 (21.30%) ITIL
16 81 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
17 75 (19.48%) PowerShell
18 73 (18.96%) MS Exchange
19 65 (16.88%) Windows 10
20 62 (16.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 62 (16.10%) CCNP
21 61 (15.84%) DNS
21 61 (15.84%) Wireless
21 61 (15.84%) Data Centre
22 59 (15.32%) SCCM
23 58 (15.06%) Hyper-V
23 58 (15.06%) Juniper
24 56 (14.55%) Public Sector
25 55 (14.29%) TCP/IP

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 73 (18.96%) MS Exchange
2 42 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (4.68%) Skype for Business
5 13 (3.38%) Confluence
6 7 (1.82%) SAS
7 4 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.26%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.26%) nginx
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (7.01%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.38%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 103 (26.75%) Azure
2 100 (25.97%) Office 365
3 40 (10.39%) AWS
4 15 (3.90%) Azure Stack
4 15 (3.90%) OneDrive
5 13 (3.38%) SaaS
6 12 (3.12%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.82%) IaaS
8 4 (1.04%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (1.04%) PaaS
8 4 (1.04%) SoftLayer
9 3 (0.78%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.52%) GCP
11 1 (0.26%) Apple Pay
11 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 165 (42.86%) Firewall
2 121 (31.43%) WAN
3 105 (27.27%) LAN
4 61 (15.84%) DNS
4 61 (15.84%) Wireless
5 55 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 50 (12.99%) VPN
7 48 (12.47%) Cisco ASA
8 43 (11.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 39 (10.13%) DHCP
10 36 (9.35%) Skype
11 29 (7.53%) Unified Communications
12 27 (7.01%) Network Security
13 26 (6.75%) Cisco Firepower
14 22 (5.71%) BGP
14 22 (5.71%) VLAN
15 21 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
16 20 (5.19%) OSPF
17 19 (4.94%) MPLS
18 18 (4.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (0.26%) Apache Ignite
2 1 (0.26%) CouchDB
2 1 (0.26%) Redis
2 1 (0.26%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (5.45%) JIRA
2 15 (3.90%) TestRail
2 15 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.90%) Zephyr
3 3 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.26%) GitLab
5 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (14.55%) Public Sector
2 36 (9.35%) Finance
3 35 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 29 (7.53%) Electronics
5 24 (6.23%) Manufacturing
6 23 (5.97%) Marketing
7 12 (3.12%) Military
8 11 (2.86%) Aerospace
9 9 (2.34%) Retail
10 4 (1.04%) Advertising
10 4 (1.04%) Games
10 4 (1.04%) Law
10 4 (1.04%) Local Government
11 3 (0.78%) Legal
11 3 (0.78%) Publishing
12 2 (0.52%) Back Office
13 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (22.60%) Network Engineer
2 67 (17.40%) Support Engineer
3 50 (12.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (8.31%) Architect
5 29 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
6 28 (7.27%) Consultant
7 26 (6.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 26 (6.75%) IT Engineer
8 24 (6.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 24 (6.23%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 23 (5.97%) Cisco Engineer
10 22 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (5.45%) IT Support
12 20 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
13 19 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
13 19 (4.94%) Analyst
14 18 (4.68%) Senior Network Engineer
15 17 (4.42%) Technical Support
16 16 (4.16%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.30%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (1.30%) XMPP
2 2 (0.52%) JSON
2 2 (0.52%) YAML
3 1 (0.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.84%) Data Centre
2 31 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.45%) Driving Licence
4 18 (4.68%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (4.68%) PKI
5 17 (4.42%) Mobile Computing
6 13 (3.38%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (3.38%) Replication
7 10 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.60%) EMC VNX
8 7 (1.82%) Clustering
9 6 (1.56%) CMDB
10 5 (1.30%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.04%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.04%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.78%) Blog
12 3 (0.78%) Cybercrime
12 3 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
13 2 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 224 (58.18%) Windows
2 118 (30.65%) Windows Server
3 89 (23.12%) Linux
4 81 (21.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (16.88%) Windows 10
6 38 (9.87%) Windows 7
7 22 (5.71%) Unix
8 16 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (3.90%) Mac OS
10 14 (3.64%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.34%) CentOS
12 6 (1.56%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.30%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.04%) Debian
15 2 (0.52%) Android
16 1 (0.26%) Fedora
16 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.30%) ITIL
2 62 (16.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 41 (10.65%) Data Protection
4 40 (10.39%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (9.35%) Security Monitoring
6 33 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (8.31%) Architectural Design
7 32 (8.31%) Information Security
7 32 (8.31%) Load Balancing
7 32 (8.31%) Project Delivery
8 30 (7.79%) Service Management
8 30 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
9 29 (7.53%) Mentoring
10 22 (5.71%) Network Design
10 22 (5.71%) Project Management
11 21 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
11 21 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 21 (5.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (19.48%) PowerShell
2 45 (11.69%) SQL
3 35 (9.09%) Python
4 20 (5.19%) C
5 16 (4.16%) PHP
6 15 (3.90%) JavaScript
7 11 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.56%) Java
9 4 (1.04%) Go
10 3 (0.78%) C#
10 3 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.26%) Perl
11 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 132 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (27.01%) CCNA
3 103 (26.75%) Security Cleared
4 62 (16.10%) CCNP
5 52 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (10.13%) Degree
6 39 (10.13%) SC Cleared
7 36 (9.35%) DV Cleared
8 27 (7.01%) MCSA
8 27 (7.01%) MCSE
9 23 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (3.38%) MCP
10 13 (3.38%) TOGAF Certification
11 12 (3.12%) CCDP
12 10 (2.60%) CCIE
12 10 (2.60%) VCP6
13 9 (2.34%) CCA
14 8 (2.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 8 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 9 (2.34%) SLA
3 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.30%) GDPR
5 4 (1.04%) GPG13
6 3 (0.78%) PMO
7 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 150 (38.96%) Active Directory
2 128 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (15.06%) Hyper-V
4 35 (9.09%) vSphere
5 24 (6.23%) XenApp
6 21 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (4.42%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.64%) VMware NSX
9 13 (3.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (2.34%) Docker
10 9 (2.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 8 (2.08%) Firmware
12 7 (1.82%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.78%) iptables
13 3 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 59 (15.32%) SCCM
2 47 (12.21%) SCOM
3 26 (6.75%) vRealize
4 24 (6.23%) vCenter Server
5 15 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (3.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 15 (3.90%) SCOrch
6 14 (3.64%) WSUS
7 12 (3.12%) Ansible
8 9 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (2.34%) Puppet
9 8 (2.08%) Nagios
10 7 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (1.56%) Cacti
11 6 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
11 6 (1.56%) Stealthwatch
12 5 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
13 4 (1.04%) EnCase
13 4 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 171 (44.42%) VMware
2 146 (37.92%) Microsoft
3 58 (15.06%) Juniper
4 53 (13.77%) Meraki
5 44 (11.43%) Citrix
6 34 (8.83%) Splunk
7 30 (7.79%) F5
8 25 (6.49%) McAfee
9 23 (5.97%) SAP
9 23 (5.97%) SolarWinds
10 21 (5.45%) Dell
11 20 (5.19%) Atlassian
12 16 (4.16%) Fortinet
12 16 (4.16%) HP
12 16 (4.16%) Palo Alto
13 14 (3.64%) CheckPoint
13 14 (3.64%) EMC
14 12 (3.12%) Apple
15 11 (2.86%) AVG
16 10 (2.60%) LogRhythm