The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Lancashire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 44 21 50
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 14 44 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.02% 8.92% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 6.48% 19.21% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £20,978
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £44,250 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
216 229 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.65% 46.45% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 177 211 196
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -1 3 £32,500 +27.45% 1
Blackburn -2 3 £26,750 -10.83% 3
Blackpool -2 2 £21,000 -47.50%
Chorley - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 27 (69.23%) VMware
2 25 (64.10%) Citrix
3 24 (61.54%) Firewall
4 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 22 (56.41%) SAN
5 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (46.15%) CCNA
6 18 (46.15%) Windows
7 17 (43.59%) WAN
8 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
9 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
10 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
11 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (23.08%) CCNP
12 9 (23.08%) iPhone
12 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (23.08%) XenApp
13 8 (20.51%) Project Management
14 7 (17.95%) LAN
15 6 (15.38%) HP
15 6 (15.38%) VPN
15 6 (15.38%) Terminal Services
15 6 (15.38%) NetApp
15 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (12.82%) Juniper
16 5 (12.82%) CCIE
16 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
16 5 (12.82%) MCSE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.13%) Lync
7 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 22 (56.41%) SAN
3 17 (43.59%) WAN
4 7 (17.95%) LAN
5 6 (15.38%) VPN
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.26%) Wireless
8 3 (7.69%) TETRA
8 3 (7.69%) VoIP
9 1 (2.56%) Network Security
9 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) OLAP
2 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Consultant
2 10 (25.64%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Network Support
8 1 (2.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) iPhone
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Project Management
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Change Management
2 4 (10.26%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
4 2 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (5.13%) Analytics
5 1 (2.56%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.56%) High Availability
5 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Service Management
5 1 (2.56%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (46.15%) CCNA
3 9 (23.08%) CCNP
4 5 (12.82%) MCSE
4 5 (12.82%) CCIE
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.69%) A+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.56%) MCITP
7 1 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) VTSP
7 1 (2.56%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.21%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.08%) XenApp
4 6 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 4 (10.26%) XenServer
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.69%) vSphere
6 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) VMware
2 25 (64.10%) Citrix
3 22 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) HP
4 6 (15.38%) NetApp
5 5 (12.82%) Juniper
6 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) Intel
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) Veritas
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel
8 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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