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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 7 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 23.53% 7.06% 12.96%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 12.24% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Median salary £27,750 £32,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.61% +14.03%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
20 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 58.82% 57.65% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 46 34
Median salary £28,000 £36,750 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackburn region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 14 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Blackburn region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 8 (66.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Project Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Meraki