Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 47 46
Rank change year-on-year -43 -1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 39 99 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.15% 5.24% 5.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.92% 11.51% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 70 95
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,175 £24,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £65,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 659 860 1,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.25% 45.53% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 577 661 863
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,400 £55,000 £57,400
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 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
South Wales -13 29 £40,000 +1.91% 27
West Wales -6 8 £42,000 -1.18% 5
North Wales +11 2 £31,250 +30.21% 4
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 20 (51.28%) Firewall
3 20 (51.28%) Windows
4 16 (41.03%) LAN
4 16 (41.03%) WAN
5 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
6 13 (33.33%) VPN
7 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 12 (30.77%) SAN
7 12 (30.77%) Office 365
7 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
8 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (28.21%) IIS
9 10 (25.64%) SLA
9 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (20.51%) Replication
10 8 (20.51%) Citrix
10 8 (20.51%) DNS
10 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (20.51%) Technical Leadership
11 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (17.95%) NetScaler
11 7 (17.95%) NAS
11 7 (17.95%) Veeam
11 7 (17.95%) DHCP
11 7 (17.95%) Linux
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification

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 (28.21%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
4 3 (7.69%) SAS
4 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.13%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) nginx
6 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Office 365
2 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) Firewall
2 16 (41.03%) LAN
2 16 (41.03%) WAN
3 13 (33.33%) VPN
4 12 (30.77%) SAN
5 8 (20.51%) DNS
6 7 (17.95%) DHCP
6 7 (17.95%) NAS
6 7 (17.95%) NetScaler
7 6 (15.38%) MPLS
7 6 (15.38%) WLAN
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (12.82%) VLAN
8 5 (12.82%) VoIP
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.69%) IPsec
10 3 (7.69%) Network Security
11 2 (5.13%) OSPF
11 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (10.26%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Head of Technology
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) CGI
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 8 (20.51%) Replication
3 4 (10.26%) Clustering
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) CCTV
5 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.56%) LIMS
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.95%) Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 5 (12.82%) CentOS
6 5 (12.82%) Debian
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (25.64%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (20.51%) Technical Leadership
4 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.82%) Change Management
5 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.26%) Coaching
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Data Governance
6 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) CCNP
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.38%) CCNA
3 5 (12.82%) CCDP
4 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) MCITP
5 3 (7.69%) MCSE
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) XenApp
5 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.56%) vCloud
6 1 (2.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Citrix
4 7 (17.95%) HP
4 7 (17.95%) Veeam
5 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.26%) NetApp
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.69%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 3 (7.69%) F5
7 3 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (7.69%) Sophos
8 2 (5.13%) Apple
8 2 (5.13%) Clearswift
8 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.13%) Meraki
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.13%) SonicWALL