Period
to 3 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 July 2020 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 70 73
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 33 47 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.59% 2.69% 3.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.45% 7.72% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 58
Median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -3.28%
10th Percentile £26,325 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 512 609 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 40.19% 34.90% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 434 542 553
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £22,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Wales

Cisco
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Wales.

Salary trend for Cisco in Wales

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Wales over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Wales

Cisco
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wales region over the 6 months to 3 July 2020. 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
South Wales +3 27 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North Wales +7 5 £29,000 -21.62%
West Wales -3 1 £37,500 +13.64% 1
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (48.48%) LAN
3 16 (48.48%) WAN
3 16 (48.48%) VPN
4 13 (39.39%) CCNA
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 12 (36.36%) VoIP
5 12 (36.36%) Firewall
5 12 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (33.33%) Windows
6 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
7 10 (30.30%) F5
7 10 (30.30%) Network Design
7 10 (30.30%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 9 (27.27%) Fortinet
9 7 (21.21%) Avaya
9 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
9 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) vSphere
9 7 (21.21%) High Availability
9 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (21.21%) Advertising
10 6 (18.18%) Brocade
10 6 (18.18%) Selenium
10 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Azure
2 5 (15.15%) AWS
3 4 (12.12%) IaaS
3 4 (12.12%) SaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) LAN
1 16 (48.48%) VPN
1 16 (48.48%) WAN
2 12 (36.36%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) VoIP
3 6 (18.18%) BGP
3 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (18.18%) OSPF
3 6 (18.18%) Wireless
4 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 5 (15.15%) Internet
5 4 (12.12%) DHCP
6 3 (9.09%) SNMP
7 2 (6.06%) Skype
7 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.03%) VLAN
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.21%) Advertising
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Public Sector
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Network Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.12%) Account Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Manager
4 4 (12.12%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Support Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (9.09%) Support Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 6 (18.18%) VyOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (30.30%) Network Design
3 7 (21.21%) High Availability
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.15%) Coaching
5 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.12%) Business Development
6 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.12%) People Management
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (6.06%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CCNA
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (21.21%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) Squid
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
3 10 (30.30%) Extreme Networks
3 10 (30.30%) F5
4 9 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 7 (21.21%) Avaya
6 6 (18.18%) Brocade
6 6 (18.18%) CA
6 6 (18.18%) Juniper
6 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 6 (18.18%) Vyatta
7 5 (15.15%) HP
8 4 (12.12%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (12.12%) Veeam
9 3 (9.09%) Aruba
9 3 (9.09%) Citrix
10 2 (6.06%) Dell
11 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard