The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 12 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 8.51% 8.70% 15.63%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 20.00% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £21,750 £21,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -42.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,150 £19,400 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £22,600 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 Blackpool region.

Vendors Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
17 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 36.17% 43.48% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 16
Average salary £40,000 £19,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+105.12% -48.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Cisco
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Blackpool

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Lync
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (20.00%) WSUS
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 (40.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) DSL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) HP