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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 47 51 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 24 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.37% 2.79% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 10.43% 6.10% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 42
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,150 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
230 213 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.89% 45.71% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 202 173 203
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Blackburn -1 9 £32,500 +30.00%
Blackpool -3 7 £18,500 -11.90%
Preston -6 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Burnley - 1 £35,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 30 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 27 (40.91%) HP
3 27 (40.91%) VMware
4 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 21 (31.82%) Firewall
6 20 (30.30%) Citrix
7 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (27.27%) SAN
9 17 (25.76%) ITIL
10 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (24.24%) CCNA
11 15 (22.73%) Business Continuity
11 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (21.21%) Linux
13 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
14 12 (18.18%) Apache
14 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
14 12 (18.18%) NetApp
14 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (18.18%) Service Management
15 11 (16.67%) Project Management
15 11 (16.67%) DNS
15 11 (16.67%) WAN
15 11 (16.67%) LAN
15 11 (16.67%) MS Office
15 11 (16.67%) SQL
16 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
16 10 (15.15%) EMC
16 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 12 (18.18%) Apache
1 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) nginx
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (3.03%) Lync
5 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Magento
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
2 2 (3.03%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) Firewall
2 18 (27.27%) SAN
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (16.67%) WAN
3 11 (16.67%) DNS
4 9 (13.64%) VPN
5 7 (10.61%) Wireless
6 6 (9.09%) SSH
6 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.09%) HTTP
6 6 (9.09%) SMTP
6 6 (9.09%) DHCP
7 5 (7.58%) Internet
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (6.06%) SMS
9 3 (4.55%) MPLS
10 2 (3.03%) OSPF
10 2 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) DB2
3 4 (6.06%) Ingres
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.06%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Support Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) IT Support
4 7 (10.61%) Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Network Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Replication
2 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.06%) AS400
4 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (21.21%) Linux
4 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
5 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 6 (9.09%) Solaris
6 6 (9.09%) CentOS
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.06%) AIX
8 4 (6.06%) HPUX
8 4 (6.06%) VMS
9 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.03%) UNIX
11 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Business Continuity
3 12 (18.18%) Service Management
4 11 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.58%) Line Management
7 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.55%) Time Management
8 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.03%) CRM
9 2 (3.03%) BCP
9 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.52%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.52%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) PHP
3 4 (6.06%) VBScript
4 3 (4.55%) VBA
5 2 (3.03%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) CCNA
1 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.64%) CCNP
3 6 (9.09%) CCIE
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.03%) CCVP
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.52%) LPIC
6 1 (1.52%) CCDP
6 1 (1.52%) NCDA
6 1 (1.52%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.64%) vSphere
5 7 (10.61%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
6 4 (6.06%) XenApp
7 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCDPM
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) HP
1 27 (40.91%) VMware
2 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.30%) Citrix
4 12 (18.18%) NetApp
5 10 (15.15%) EMC
6 7 (10.61%) Juniper
6 7 (10.61%) IBM
6 7 (10.61%) CheckPoint
7 6 (9.09%) McAfee
7 6 (9.09%) Dell
7 6 (9.09%) Veeam
8 5 (7.58%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (6.06%) SonicWALL
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle
9 4 (6.06%) Novell
9 4 (6.06%) Veritas
10 3 (4.55%) Apple
10 3 (4.55%) Nortel
10 3 (4.55%) BT
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago