Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 35 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 159 167 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.78% 6.26% 4.66%
As % of the Vendors category 16.43% 14.10% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 131 131 120
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £15,678 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £68,750 £52,750
UK 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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 968 1184 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 47.33% 44.39% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 821 953 993
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £21,252
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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
South Wales +8 89 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Wales +9 32 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Mid Wales +12 31 £65,000 +23.81%
North Wales -15 7 £27,500 +54.01%
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 87 (54.72%) Firewall
2 80 (50.31%) Windows
3 71 (44.65%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (43.40%) ITIL
5 68 (42.77%) VMware
6 55 (34.59%) CCNP
7 53 (33.33%) Linux
8 48 (30.19%) VPN
9 46 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (27.04%) Active Directory
11 42 (26.42%) CCNA
11 42 (26.42%) F5
12 41 (25.79%) Windows Server
13 36 (22.64%) CheckPoint
14 34 (21.38%) WAN
15 33 (20.75%) LAN
16 31 (19.50%) Microsoft
16 31 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (18.87%) Avaya
17 30 (18.87%) Service Management
18 29 (18.24%) Wireless
18 29 (18.24%) SAN
19 28 (17.61%) Continuous Improvement
19 28 (17.61%) SolarWinds
20 27 (16.98%) SLA
20 27 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (16.35%) Network Security
22 25 (15.72%) Problem Management
23 23 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
24 22 (13.84%) Unix

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 11 (6.92%) IIS
2 5 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.52%) JBoss
3 4 (2.52%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.89%) Apache
4 3 (1.89%) CMS
4 3 (1.89%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.89%) nginx
5 2 (1.26%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.26%) Confluence
5 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.29%) Office 365
4 6 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.77%) G Suite
5 5 (3.14%) Bluemix
5 5 (3.14%) IaaS
5 5 (3.14%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (3.14%) PaaS
6 4 (2.52%) SaaS
7 2 (1.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 87 (54.72%) Firewall
2 48 (30.19%) VPN
3 34 (21.38%) WAN
4 33 (20.75%) LAN
5 29 (18.24%) SAN
5 29 (18.24%) Wireless
6 26 (16.35%) Network Security
7 21 (13.21%) VoIP
8 20 (12.58%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (12.58%) DHCP
9 19 (11.95%) Cisco ISE
9 19 (11.95%) DNS
10 18 (11.32%) TCP/IP
11 17 (10.69%) BGP
11 17 (10.69%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (8.18%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (8.18%) VLAN
13 12 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (7.55%) NetScaler
13 12 (7.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.26%) MySQL
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (10.69%) Finance
2 5 (3.14%) Retail
3 3 (1.89%) Marketing
3 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.63%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (0.63%) Law
4 1 (0.63%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 48 (30.19%) Network Engineer
2 32 (20.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 17 (10.69%) Lead Network Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) Team Leader
4 16 (10.06%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.55%) Security Engineer
5 12 (7.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (5.66%) IT Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) IT Security Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) Network Specialist
7 7 (4.40%) Trainee
8 6 (3.77%) Analyst
8 6 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) IT Manager
8 6 (3.77%) IT Technician
8 6 (3.77%) Network Security Specialist
8 6 (3.77%) Security Specialist
9 5 (3.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) REST
2 2 (1.26%) Loki
2 2 (1.26%) Web Services
2 2 (1.26%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.81%) Data Centre
1 14 (8.81%) User Experience
2 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.40%) CESG
3 7 (4.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.77%) Replication
5 5 (3.14%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.14%) Fintech
6 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.52%) EMC Centera
7 3 (1.89%) Clustering
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.26%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.26%) PKI
8 2 (1.26%) Wiki
9 1 (0.63%) CMDB
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 80 (50.31%) Windows
2 53 (33.33%) Linux
3 41 (25.79%) Windows Server
4 27 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (13.84%) Unix
6 21 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (8.18%) CentOS
8 11 (6.92%) Windows 8
9 10 (6.29%) Debian
10 9 (5.66%) Windows XP
11 7 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (3.77%) Ubuntu
12 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (3.14%) Solaris
14 3 (1.89%) CatOS
14 3 (1.89%) Windows 10
15 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.40%) ITIL
2 30 (18.87%) Service Management
3 28 (17.61%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (15.72%) Problem Management
5 20 (12.58%) Service Delivery
6 19 (11.95%) Change Control
6 19 (11.95%) Coaching
6 19 (11.95%) IT Strategy
7 18 (11.32%) Runbook
8 17 (10.69%) TOGAF
9 15 (9.43%) Business Transformation
9 15 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (8.81%) ITSM
11 13 (8.18%) Load Balancing
12 12 (7.55%) Change Management
12 12 (7.55%) SIEM
13 11 (6.92%) Server Virtualisation
14 10 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (6.29%) Migration
15 9 (5.66%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.29%) Java
2 3 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.26%) SQL
4 1 (0.63%) AWK
4 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 71 (44.65%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (34.59%) CCNP
3 42 (26.42%) CCNA
4 20 (12.58%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (8.18%) A+ Certification
6 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (5.66%) MCSE
8 8 (5.03%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (4.40%) CCENT
9 7 (4.40%) Degree
10 6 (3.77%) DBS Check
10 6 (3.77%) MCP
11 4 (2.52%) CCDP
11 4 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.52%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.89%) MCITP
13 2 (1.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.63%) GDPR
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (28.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (27.04%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.81%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.81%) vSphere
4 13 (8.18%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.77%) Snort
6 5 (3.14%) Docker
7 4 (2.52%) NFS
7 4 (2.52%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.26%) pfSense
9 2 (1.26%) XenApp
9 2 (1.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) Ansible
1 16 (10.06%) Puppet
2 11 (6.92%) Tivoli
2 11 (6.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (5.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (4.40%) FortiGate
5 5 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 68 (42.77%) VMware
2 42 (26.42%) F5
3 36 (22.64%) CheckPoint
4 31 (19.50%) Microsoft
5 30 (18.87%) Avaya
6 28 (17.61%) SolarWinds
7 18 (11.32%) Infoblox
8 17 (10.69%) Red Hat
9 16 (10.06%) Nortel
10 15 (9.43%) Citrix
11 12 (7.55%) Juniper
12 9 (5.66%) McAfee
12 9 (5.66%) Oracle
13 8 (5.03%) EMC
13 8 (5.03%) Splunk
14 7 (4.40%) AppDynamics
14 7 (4.40%) Dell
14 7 (4.40%) Vyatta
15 6 (3.77%) Clearswift
15 6 (3.77%) Google