The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank - 16 16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn - 9.62% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category - 35.71% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Cisco
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackburn region.

Vendors Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 35.29% 26.92% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 21
Average salary £38,230 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.01% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Blackburn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Cisco
Salary Trend in Blackburn

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Blackburn region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Blackburn

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Blackburn region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell