The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 62 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.02% 4.39% 7.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 9.69% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 38
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
216 258 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.26% 45.34% 47.64%
Number of salaries quoted 167 231 212
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Lancashire

Cisco
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -2 1 £31,500 +28.57%
Burnley -4 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 24 (68.57%) VMware
2 23 (65.71%) Firewall
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) Citrix
4 20 (57.14%) SAN
5 17 (48.57%) Windows
6 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 15 (42.86%) CCNA
8 13 (37.14%) WAN
9 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
10 8 (22.86%) NetApp
10 8 (22.86%) Project Management
10 8 (22.86%) iPhone
10 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
12 6 (17.14%) CCNP
12 6 (17.14%) HP
12 6 (17.14%) XenApp
13 5 (14.29%) LAN
13 5 (14.29%) VPN
13 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
13 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (11.43%) SQL
14 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
14 4 (11.43%) ITIL
14 4 (11.43%) SharePoint

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.71%) Lync
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) Firewall
2 20 (57.14%) SAN
3 13 (37.14%) WAN
4 5 (14.29%) VPN
4 5 (14.29%) LAN
5 4 (11.43%) Wireless
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.57%) TETRA
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) OLAP
2 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Consultant
2 9 (25.71%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) IT Support
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) IT Assistant
8 1 (2.86%) Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) iPhone
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Change Management
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (42.86%) CCNA
3 6 (17.14%) CCNP
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) CCIE
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 4 (11.43%) XenServer
5 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (60.00%) Citrix
3 8 (22.86%) NetApp
4 6 (17.14%) HP
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Veeam
Carnforth
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago