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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 20 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 7.89% 6.98% -
As % of the Vendors category 20.69% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £37,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
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
29 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 38.16% 27.91% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 15
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -40.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £67,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Billing
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago