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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
North West / Lancashire
Rank 30 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 31 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.24% 3.44% 5.65%
As % of the Vendors category 13.25% 8.39% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 17
Median salary £41,000 £31,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.20% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%

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
234 143 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.08% 40.97% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 196 117 206
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,150
% change year-on-year
- +5.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Cisco
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +11 14 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Blackburn -2 4 £45,000 +100.00%
Preston -8 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Burnley - 1 £35,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 28 (70.00%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) LAN
2 20 (50.00%) WAN
3 19 (47.50%) VMware
4 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (42.50%) CCNP
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) JNCIP
7 13 (32.50%) Network Design
7 13 (32.50%) Network Management
7 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
7 13 (32.50%) Juniper
7 13 (32.50%) BGP
7 13 (32.50%) MPLS
7 13 (32.50%) OSPF
8 11 (27.50%) Network Security
8 11 (27.50%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
9 10 (25.00%) CCNA
9 10 (25.00%) SQL
9 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 10 (25.00%) Unix
9 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
10 9 (22.50%) Solaris
11 8 (20.00%) Windows
11 8 (20.00%) NetApp

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Confluence
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (70.00%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) LAN
2 20 (50.00%) WAN
3 13 (32.50%) BGP
3 13 (32.50%) MPLS
3 13 (32.50%) OSPF
4 11 (27.50%) Network Security
5 4 (10.00%) DECT
5 4 (10.00%) NAS
5 4 (10.00%) SAN
5 4 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.50%) ADSL
6 3 (7.50%) PSTN
6 3 (7.50%) SS7
6 3 (7.50%) WLAN
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
8 1 (2.50%) DHCP
8 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) IT Support
4 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 9 (22.50%) IT Analyst
5 9 (22.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Network Manager
7 3 (7.50%) NOC Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 5 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Unix
2 9 (22.50%) Solaris
3 8 (20.00%) Windows
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) CentOS
7 2 (5.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
1 13 (32.50%) Network Design
1 13 (32.50%) Network Management
2 11 (27.50%) Risk Assessment
3 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.00%) CRM
4 4 (10.00%) ERP
4 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 3 (7.50%) Business Development
6 2 (5.00%) Analytics
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Security
7 1 (2.50%) Line Management
7 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) SIEM
7 1 (2.50%) Use Case
7 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (42.50%) CCNP
3 14 (35.00%) JNCIP
4 10 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Juniper
4 9 (22.50%) Oracle
5 8 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (12.50%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) Canon
7 4 (10.00%) Wyse
8 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.50%) Veeam
8 3 (7.50%) WatchGuard
9 2 (5.00%) IBM
9 2 (5.00%) Mitel
10 1 (2.50%) arcserve
10 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.50%) Panasonic
10 1 (2.50%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.50%) Symantec
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