Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 38 29
Rank change year-on-year -31 -9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 70 129 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.66% 6.07% 7.24%
As % of the Vendors category 9.50% 13.44% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 61 113 161
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £16,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,946 £57,500
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 737 960 1,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.51% 45.20% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 563 842 944
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,100 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,900 £52,500
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -28 43 £35,806 -4.52% 8
West Wales +15 23 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Mid Wales -31 3 - -
North Wales -4 1 - -
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 38 (54.29%) Firewall
2 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 25 (35.71%) Windows
5 24 (34.29%) CCNP
6 22 (31.43%) WAN
6 22 (31.43%) VMware
7 20 (28.57%) Linux
8 18 (25.71%) LAN
8 18 (25.71%) Wireless
9 16 (22.86%) Juniper
9 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (21.43%) F5
11 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 14 (20.00%) VPN
12 13 (18.57%) SLA
12 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (18.57%) Windows Server
13 12 (17.14%) Load Balancing
13 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (17.14%) Office 365
13 12 (17.14%) SolarWinds
13 12 (17.14%) LogRhythm
13 12 (17.14%) CCNA
13 12 (17.14%) McAfee
14 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
14 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
15 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (14.29%) SAN

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 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) SAS
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.43%) Autodesk Inventor
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Office 365
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.43%) G Suite
4 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.43%) Route 53
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (54.29%) Firewall
2 22 (31.43%) WAN
3 18 (25.71%) LAN
3 18 (25.71%) Wireless
4 14 (20.00%) VPN
5 11 (15.71%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (14.29%) SAN
7 8 (11.43%) DNS
7 8 (11.43%) Wireshark
8 7 (10.00%) BGP
8 7 (10.00%) DHCP
8 7 (10.00%) OSPF
9 6 (8.57%) MPLS
9 6 (8.57%) Network Security
9 6 (8.57%) RIP
9 6 (8.57%) VLAN
9 6 (8.57%) VoIP
9 6 (8.57%) WLAN
10 5 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) IT Support
5 8 (11.43%) Systems Support
6 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Support Officer
9 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) IT Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Network Support
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (7.14%) PKI
4 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.29%) Clustering
5 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (4.29%) User Experience
6 2 (2.86%) Replication
7 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 13 (18.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.14%) Unix
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) CatOS
8 1 (1.43%) CentOS
8 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 12 (17.14%) Load Balancing
3 11 (15.71%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.29%) ITIL
5 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.00%) Change Management
6 7 (10.00%) SIEM
7 6 (8.57%) Migration
7 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (7.14%) ERP
8 5 (7.14%) Network Design
8 5 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.14%) Service Management
9 4 (5.71%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (4.29%) Change Control
10 3 (4.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.43%) Perl
2 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.43%) Python
2 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (34.29%) CCNP
3 12 (17.14%) CCNA
4 8 (11.43%) Degree
4 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (5.71%) CCIE
6 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.29%) CISA
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.86%) CCDP
8 2 (2.86%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (2.86%) MCITP
8 2 (2.86%) MCSE
8 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.43%) CCDA
9 1 (1.43%) CCVP
9 1 (1.43%) ISEB
9 1 (1.43%) MCSA
9 1 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) vSphere
5 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) iptables
6 1 (1.43%) pfSense
6 1 (1.43%) Postfix
6 1 (1.43%) Snort
6 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.43%) XenApp
6 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) QRadar
2 2 (2.86%) SCCM
2 2 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.43%) Grafana
3 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (31.43%) VMware
3 16 (22.86%) Juniper
4 15 (21.43%) F5
5 12 (17.14%) LogRhythm
5 12 (17.14%) McAfee
5 12 (17.14%) SolarWinds
6 9 (12.86%) Avaya
6 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.86%) Nortel
7 8 (11.43%) Clearswift
7 8 (11.43%) Dell
7 8 (11.43%) ServiceNow
8 7 (10.00%) Palo Alto
9 6 (8.57%) Citrix
10 5 (7.14%) Splunk
11 4 (5.71%) Riverbed
12 3 (4.29%) AlienVault
12 3 (4.29%) Infoblox
12 3 (4.29%) Red Hat