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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 54 55 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 10 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.06% 1.67% 9.30%
As % of the Vendors category 4.72% 3.80% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 40
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £35,519 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,000 £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
212 237 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.71% 43.89% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 166 201 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram 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 30 October 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
Burnley - 1 £35,000 -
Lancaster - 1 £50,000 -
Preston - 1 £31,500 - 2
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 10 (45.45%) SAN
5 8 (36.36%) NetApp
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (31.82%) Change Management
6 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 7 (31.82%) CCNA
6 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) Dell
8 5 (22.73%) XenApp
8 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) Juniper
9 4 (18.18%) XenServer
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 7

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) SAN
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) MPLS
5 3 (13.64%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) BGP
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) Junos
5 3 (13.64%) RIP
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) Broadband
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) DNS
7 1 (4.55%) IPv4
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) OLAP
2 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Games
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Network Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Network Operations Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Operations Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (13.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCNA
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSA
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
3 3 (13.64%) LPIC
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) XenApp
4 4 (18.18%) XenServer
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) Postfix
7 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) NetApp
5 7 (31.82%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Juniper
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.55%) Symantec
9 1 (4.55%) McAfee
9 1 (4.55%) Veritas
9 1 (4.55%) Lotus
9 1 (4.55%) Avaya
9 1 (4.55%) Draytek
9 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR
9 1 (4.55%) Veeam
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
ADI UK Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago