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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 15 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 9.84% - 31.03%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% - 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Average salary £18,500 - £41,000
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 - £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 - £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
28 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 45.90% 13.33% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 16
Average salary £21,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £36,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £41,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Blackpool region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Blackpool

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) DSL
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) WSUS
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) DSL
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) IT Support
2 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Vista
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam