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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 34 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 29 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.74% 1.93% 3.90%
As % of the Vendors category 11.74% 4.23% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 17
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £32,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
247 213 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.91% 45.61% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 220 181 196
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 26 January 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
Preston +7 9 £32,000 -5.88%
Blackburn -10 2 £37,000 +34.54%
Blackpool -3 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Burnley - 1 £25,000 -
Chorley - 1 £48,500 - 2
Lancaster - 1 £50,000 -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 26 (70.27%) MS Exchange
2 19 (51.35%) Linux
3 18 (48.65%) WAN
3 18 (48.65%) VMware
4 17 (45.95%) Windows
4 17 (45.95%) CCNA
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (40.54%) HP
5 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
5 15 (40.54%) Juniper
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
7 13 (35.14%) OSPF
7 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
8 12 (32.43%) Firewall
8 12 (32.43%) Ubuntu
8 12 (32.43%) Project Management
8 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
9 11 (29.73%) MPLS
9 11 (29.73%) BGP
9 11 (29.73%) RIP
9 11 (29.73%) Change Management
9 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (27.03%) DNS
10 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 9 (24.32%) SQL
11 9 (24.32%) DHCP
12 8 (21.62%) Citrix
12 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
12 8 (21.62%) LPIC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 26 (70.27%) MS Exchange
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.51%) Lync
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) SAS
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) WAN
2 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) OSPF
4 12 (32.43%) Firewall
5 11 (29.73%) BGP
5 11 (29.73%) MPLS
5 11 (29.73%) RIP
6 10 (27.03%) DNS
7 9 (24.32%) DHCP
8 8 (21.62%) Junos
9 7 (18.92%) LAN
10 5 (13.51%) Broadband
11 4 (10.81%) SAN
12 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (5.41%) Wireless
13 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
14 1 (2.70%) IPv4
14 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (2.70%) VPN
14 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) Ingres
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 5 (13.51%) Games
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Operations Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Network Support
4 5 (13.51%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support
7 2 (5.41%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Support Technician
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 12 (32.43%) Ubuntu
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.41%) UNIX
9 1 (2.70%) VMS
9 1 (2.70%) AIX
9 1 (2.70%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) CCNA
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
2 8 (21.62%) LPIC
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) MCSA
5 3 (8.11%) MCP
5 3 (8.11%) HNC
5 3 (8.11%) HND
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
5 3 (8.11%) GNVQ
5 3 (8.11%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (5.41%) CCNP
6 2 (5.41%) CCDP
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) vSphere
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.70%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) WMI
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) HP
2 15 (40.54%) Juniper
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
5 8 (21.62%) Citrix
6 6 (16.22%) NetApp
6 6 (16.22%) Dell
7 5 (13.51%) Sophos
7 5 (13.51%) WatchGuard
8 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.41%) Avaya
8 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.41%) IBM
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Novell
9 1 (2.70%) Veritas
9 1 (2.70%) Lotus
9 1 (2.70%) Draytek
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago