Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -48 0 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 63 142 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.12% 7.27% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.07% 16.19% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 120 145
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% +4.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £16,000
90th Percentile £58,606 £57,946 £68,750
UK median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

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 781 877 1,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.70% 44.93% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 623 757 921
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,650 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -41 41 £38,500 +2.67% 13
West Wales +4 20 £47,500 -11.83% 2
North Wales -7 2 £36,000 +30.91%
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 34 (53.97%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) WAN
2 27 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
4 25 (39.68%) VMware
5 24 (38.10%) CCNP
5 24 (38.10%) LAN
6 23 (36.51%) Windows
7 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
7 19 (30.16%) VPN
8 18 (28.57%) Linux
9 16 (25.40%) SLA
10 15 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
11 13 (20.63%) SAN
11 13 (20.63%) Load Balancing
11 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
12 12 (19.05%) Wireless
12 12 (19.05%) Citrix
12 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.46%) Office 365
13 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
14 10 (15.87%) SolarWinds
14 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
14 10 (15.87%) CCNA
14 10 (15.87%) DNS
14 10 (15.87%) Juniper
15 9 (14.29%) Change Management

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 9 (14.29%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.17%) nginx
4 2 (3.17%) SAS
5 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Office 365
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.59%) G Suite
5 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.97%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) WAN
3 24 (38.10%) LAN
4 19 (30.16%) VPN
5 13 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (20.63%) SAN
6 12 (19.05%) Wireless
7 10 (15.87%) DNS
8 9 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (14.29%) DHCP
9 8 (12.70%) Wireshark
10 7 (11.11%) NetScaler
10 7 (11.11%) VLAN
11 6 (9.52%) MPLS
11 6 (9.52%) Network Security
11 6 (9.52%) WLAN
12 5 (7.94%) BGP
12 5 (7.94%) IPsec
12 5 (7.94%) OSPF
13 4 (6.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 20 (31.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Architect
4 6 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) Web Services
2 2 (3.17%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.70%) Replication
3 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.52%) Clustering
5 5 (7.94%) PKI
6 4 (6.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
8 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Linux
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) CentOS
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.94%) Debian
7 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Unix
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.59%) CatOS
9 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (20.63%) Load Balancing
3 9 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (14.29%) Change Management
4 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.94%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (7.94%) ITIL
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
6 5 (7.94%) Network Design
6 5 (7.94%) SIEM
7 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 3 (4.76%) Presales
8 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) Python
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (38.10%) CCNP
3 10 (15.87%) CCNA
3 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
4 7 (11.11%) Degree
5 6 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.35%) CCDP
6 4 (6.35%) CCIE
7 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (3.17%) JNCIE
8 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.17%) MCITP
8 2 (3.17%) MCSE
9 1 (1.59%) ISEB
9 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.59%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.35%) vSphere
6 2 (3.17%) XenApp
6 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.59%) iptables
7 1 (1.59%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
1 3 (4.76%) SCOM
2 2 (3.17%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.17%) QRadar
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.68%) VMware
3 12 (19.05%) Citrix
4 10 (15.87%) Juniper
4 10 (15.87%) SolarWinds
5 9 (14.29%) F5
6 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.11%) McAfee
7 6 (9.52%) LogRhythm
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.52%) Veeam
8 5 (7.94%) Clearswift
9 4 (6.35%) Avaya
9 4 (6.35%) HP
9 4 (6.35%) Nortel
9 4 (6.35%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.35%) ServiceNow
9 4 (6.35%) SonicWALL
10 3 (4.76%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (4.76%) Splunk