Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -66 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 44 158 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.20% 7.70% 6.04%
As % of the Vendors category 5.72% 16.44% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 125 124
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,950 £15,678
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,946 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - -

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 769 961 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.45% 46.83% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 645 800 959
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,475 £22,378
90th Percentile £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 -52 30 £37,750 +0.67% 15
West Wales -5 13 £46,250 -11.90% 1
North Wales -3 1 £36,000 +30.91%
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 22 (50.00%) Firewall
2 21 (47.73%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 19 (43.18%) WAN
4 18 (40.91%) Windows
4 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (38.64%) VPN
5 17 (38.64%) LAN
5 17 (38.64%) CCNP
5 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
6 13 (29.55%) SLA
6 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (25.00%) IIS
8 11 (25.00%) SAN
8 11 (25.00%) Office 365
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
10 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (20.45%) Technical Leadership
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) Wireless
11 8 (18.18%) Change Management
11 8 (18.18%) Replication
11 8 (18.18%) Veeam
11 8 (18.18%) CCNA
11 8 (18.18%) Citrix
11 8 (18.18%) SolarWinds
12 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi

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 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Solr
4 3 (6.82%) SAS
4 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.55%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) Firewall
2 19 (43.18%) WAN
3 17 (38.64%) LAN
3 17 (38.64%) VPN
4 11 (25.00%) SAN
5 9 (20.45%) Wireless
6 7 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (15.91%) DHCP
6 7 (15.91%) DNS
6 7 (15.91%) NAS
7 6 (13.64%) MPLS
7 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
8 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (11.36%) VLAN
8 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
8 5 (11.36%) WLAN
9 4 (9.09%) Network Security
10 3 (6.82%) IPsec
10 3 (6.82%) VoIP
11 2 (4.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CGI
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Replication
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.55%) PKI
5 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Linux
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
6 5 (11.36%) Debian
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 9 (20.45%) Technical Leadership
2 8 (18.18%) Change Management
3 7 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.09%) Coaching
6 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.82%) SIEM
7 3 (6.82%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (38.64%) CCNP
3 8 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (9.09%) CCDP
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) CCIE
5 3 (6.82%) MCITP
5 3 (6.82%) MCSE
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.55%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.27%) CCDA
7 1 (2.27%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
2 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
1 21 (47.73%) VMware
2 8 (18.18%) Citrix
2 8 (18.18%) SolarWinds
2 8 (18.18%) Veeam
3 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.09%) F5
4 4 (9.09%) NetApp
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 3 (6.82%) Clearswift
5 3 (6.82%) Draytek
5 3 (6.82%) EMC
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) Juniper
5 3 (6.82%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (4.55%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) Avaya
6 2 (4.55%) Dell