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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 32 27
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 44 78 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.51% 6.06% 6.64%
As % of the Vendors category 10.63% 14.16% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 81
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 414 551 654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 42.46% 42.81% 45.73%
Number of salaries quoted 358 449 519
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +4.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -13 29 £35,000 - 5
West Wales - 14 £45,000 - 1
Mid Wales 0 1 - -
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 67 (61.47%) Firewall
2 53 (48.62%) Windows
3 48 (44.04%) VMware
4 39 (35.78%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (30.28%) Windows Server
6 32 (29.36%) ITIL
7 31 (28.44%) CCNA
8 30 (27.52%) VPN
9 29 (26.61%) WAN
10 28 (25.69%) LAN
10 28 (25.69%) Linux
11 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
11 27 (24.77%) CheckPoint
11 27 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (22.02%) CCNP
13 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (20.18%) F5
14 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
15 21 (19.27%) Load Balancing
16 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
16 20 (18.35%) Juniper
17 19 (17.43%) BGP
18 18 (16.51%) DNS
18 18 (16.51%) Network Security
19 17 (15.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
20 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
20 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2003
21 15 (13.76%) MPLS
21 15 (13.76%) VoIP
21 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure

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 8 (7.34%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.92%) Confluence
7 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (13.76%) Office 365
2 11 (10.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.67%) SaaS
4 3 (2.75%) IaaS
4 3 (2.75%) PaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.83%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 67 (61.47%) Firewall
2 30 (27.52%) VPN
3 29 (26.61%) WAN
4 28 (25.69%) LAN
5 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
6 19 (17.43%) BGP
7 18 (16.51%) DNS
7 18 (16.51%) Network Security
8 15 (13.76%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (13.76%) MPLS
8 15 (13.76%) VoIP
9 13 (11.93%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (11.93%) OSPF
9 13 (11.93%) SAN
10 11 (10.09%) Internet
10 11 (10.09%) IPv6
11 10 (9.17%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (9.17%) HSRP
11 10 (9.17%) IPsec
12 9 (8.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) MySQL
3 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (11.01%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.34%) Finance
3 5 (4.59%) Law
4 4 (3.67%) Billing
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.92%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.92%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (11.93%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (10.09%) Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Network Security Specialist
5 9 (8.26%) Network Specialist
5 9 (8.26%) Security Specialist
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Technical Support
6 7 (6.42%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Technical Support
7 6 (5.50%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) .NET
1 2 (1.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.92%) ADSI
2 1 (0.92%) CGI
2 1 (0.92%) Loki
2 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (11.01%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.50%) CMDB
6 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.92%) Clustering
8 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.92%) IVR
8 1 (0.92%) PKI
8 1 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (48.62%) Windows
2 33 (30.28%) Windows Server
3 28 (25.69%) Linux
4 23 (21.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (11.01%) CentOS
7 12 (11.01%) Unix
8 6 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.50%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.59%) Debian
9 5 (4.59%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) ITIL
2 21 (19.27%) Load Balancing
3 13 (11.93%) Migration
4 11 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (7.34%) Configuration Management
5 8 (7.34%) DDoS Mitigation
5 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.42%) Information Security
6 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.50%) Change Management
7 6 (5.50%) Coaching
7 6 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (5.50%) Project Management
7 6 (5.50%) Service Management
7 6 (5.50%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.59%) Open Source
8 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.84%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) Python
3 4 (3.67%) Java
4 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (28.44%) CCNA
3 24 (22.02%) CCNP
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.42%) MCSE
5 7 (6.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.59%) CCA
7 5 (4.59%) CCDP
7 5 (4.59%) CCSA
7 5 (4.59%) CISSP
7 5 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (4.59%) JNCIA
7 5 (4.59%) JNCIS
7 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.67%) CISA
8 4 (3.67%) Degree
9 2 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.83%) MCSA
9 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) QA
3 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (24.77%) Active Directory
1 27 (24.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.26%) Snort
4 7 (6.42%) pfSense
5 4 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.83%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.75%) Ansible
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.75%) Puppet
3 3 (2.75%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.83%) vRealize
5 1 (0.92%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.92%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 48 (44.04%) VMware
2 27 (24.77%) CheckPoint
3 22 (20.18%) F5
3 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.35%) Juniper
5 13 (11.93%) Avaya
6 12 (11.01%) Oracle
7 11 (10.09%) Nortel
8 9 (8.26%) McAfee
9 8 (7.34%) Red Hat
10 7 (6.42%) Clearswift
11 6 (5.50%) Citrix
11 6 (5.50%) HP
11 6 (5.50%) Palo Alto
12 5 (4.59%) CA
12 5 (4.59%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.59%) LogRhythm
12 5 (4.59%) ServiceNow
12 5 (4.59%) SonicWALL
12 5 (4.59%) Veeam
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