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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK / Wales
Rank 42 25 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 64 105 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.91% 7.55% 7.47%
As % of the Vendors category 11.92% 18.65% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 88 77
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £56,900
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 Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 537 563 675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 49.58% 40.50% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 429 478 558
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Cisco
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Wales

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
South Wales -17 49 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Wales - 9 £40,210 -
Mid Wales - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 64 (52.46%) Firewall
2 53 (43.44%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (38.52%) Windows
4 43 (35.25%) VMware
5 41 (33.61%) LAN
6 36 (29.51%) CheckPoint
7 35 (28.69%) WAN
7 35 (28.69%) Telecoms
8 33 (27.05%) F5
9 32 (26.23%) CCNP
10 31 (25.41%) Windows Server
11 30 (24.59%) CCNA
11 30 (24.59%) Active Directory
12 29 (23.77%) MPLS
13 26 (21.31%) Internet
13 26 (21.31%) DNS
14 24 (19.67%) Juniper
15 23 (18.85%) BGP
15 23 (18.85%) VPN
16 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
16 22 (18.03%) Linux
16 22 (18.03%) ITIL
16 22 (18.03%) Avaya
16 22 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (17.21%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (16.39%) OSPF
19 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (13.93%) Load Balancing
21 16 (13.11%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related 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 10 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.38%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.46%) IIS
6 2 (1.64%) JBoss
6 2 (1.64%) nginx
7 1 (0.82%) Apache
7 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.92%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) Office 365
2 13 (10.66%) IaaS
3 11 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.02%) PaaS
4 9 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (5.74%) SaaS
6 2 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.64%) Bluemix
6 2 (1.64%) G Suite
6 2 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (52.46%) Firewall
2 41 (33.61%) LAN
3 35 (28.69%) WAN
4 29 (23.77%) MPLS
5 26 (21.31%) DNS
5 26 (21.31%) Internet
6 23 (18.85%) BGP
6 23 (18.85%) VPN
7 21 (17.21%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (16.39%) OSPF
9 16 (13.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (13.11%) Unified Communications
10 14 (11.48%) DHCP
10 14 (11.48%) TCP/IP
11 12 (9.84%) SAN
12 11 (9.02%) VoIP
13 10 (8.20%) IPsec
14 9 (7.38%) Ethernet
14 9 (7.38%) Wireless
14 9 (7.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) MySQL
3 6 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Ant
1 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 35 (28.69%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.11%) Finance
3 9 (7.38%) Banking
4 5 (4.10%) Billing
4 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.64%) Advertising
5 2 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (0.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.82%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (23.77%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (11.48%) Architect
4 13 (10.66%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (9.84%) Analyst
6 11 (9.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Cisco Architect
7 9 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Technical Support
8 8 (6.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Network Architect
9 7 (5.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (5.74%) IT Manager
9 7 (5.74%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Cisco Network Architect
10 6 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Technical Support Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) CGI
1 2 (1.64%) HTML
1 2 (1.64%) HTML5
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.82%) LAMP
2 1 (0.82%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.30%) Data Centre
3 14 (11.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.46%) CMDB
7 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.82%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.82%) Fintech
8 1 (0.82%) IVR
8 1 (0.82%) PKI
8 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.52%) Windows
2 31 (25.41%) Windows Server
3 22 (18.03%) Linux
4 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (9.02%) CentOS
6 11 (9.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.56%) Unix
8 5 (4.10%) Debian
8 5 (4.10%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.28%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.46%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.82%) AIX
12 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.82%) VyOS
12 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.03%) ITIL
2 17 (13.93%) Load Balancing
3 15 (12.30%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (9.84%) Incident Management
5 10 (8.20%) Migration
6 9 (7.38%) Change Control
6 9 (7.38%) Coaching
6 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.56%) DDoS Mitigation
7 8 (6.56%) Open Source
7 8 (6.56%) Project Management
7 8 (6.56%) Service Management
8 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.74%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.74%) Information Security
8 7 (5.74%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.74%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.92%) Change Management
9 6 (4.92%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (4.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.20%) SQL
2 8 (6.56%) Python
3 4 (3.28%) Java
4 2 (1.64%) C
4 2 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.82%) Perl
5 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.82%) R
5 1 (0.82%) Ruby
5 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (43.44%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.23%) CCNP
3 30 (24.59%) CCNA
4 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) CCDP
5 6 (4.92%) CCSA
5 6 (4.92%) MCSE
5 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.10%) CCA
6 5 (4.10%) CISSP
6 5 (4.10%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.10%) JNCIA
6 5 (4.10%) JNCIS
7 4 (3.28%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (3.28%) CCVP
7 4 (3.28%) CISA
7 4 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (2.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) SLA
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.20%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.28%) vSphere
6 3 (2.46%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.82%) Docker
8 1 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Zenoss
2 4 (3.28%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.28%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.46%) WSUS
4 2 (1.64%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.64%) vRealize
4 2 (1.64%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.82%) Puppet
5 1 (0.82%) SCCM
5 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) VMware
2 36 (29.51%) CheckPoint
3 33 (27.05%) F5
4 24 (19.67%) Juniper
5 22 (18.03%) Avaya
5 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
6 13 (10.66%) Oracle
7 11 (9.02%) Intel Security
8 9 (7.38%) Citrix
8 9 (7.38%) Nortel
9 7 (5.74%) Clearswift
9 7 (5.74%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.92%) HP
10 6 (4.92%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.92%) Splunk
11 5 (4.10%) Brocade
11 5 (4.10%) CA
11 5 (4.10%) LogRhythm
11 5 (4.10%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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