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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 42 60 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 19 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.85% 1.21% 5.21%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 2.74% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 26
Average salary £22,625 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.35% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,350 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £38,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
228 219 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.25% 44.15% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 193 170 194
Average salary £30,459 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,850 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -2 9 £22,250 -11.00%
Blackpool - 5 £18,500 - 1
Preston +5 4 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
3 26 (45.61%) HP
4 23 (40.35%) VMware
5 22 (38.60%) Citrix
6 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
7 19 (33.33%) Firewall
8 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (26.32%) Business Continuity
9 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (22.81%) CCNA
10 13 (22.81%) VPN
10 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
11 12 (21.05%) SAN
12 11 (19.30%) WAN
12 11 (19.30%) ITIL
12 11 (19.30%) Linux
12 11 (19.30%) LAN
12 11 (19.30%) Project Management
13 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
13 10 (17.54%) MS Office
13 10 (17.54%) Dell
13 10 (17.54%) Hyper-V
14 9 (15.79%) vSphere
14 9 (15.79%) DNS
14 9 (15.79%) CCNP
14 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 9 (15.79%) Apache

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) Apache
3 6 (10.53%) nginx
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.51%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Office
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (22.81%) VPN
3 12 (21.05%) SAN
4 11 (19.30%) LAN
4 11 (19.30%) WAN
5 9 (15.79%) DNS
6 8 (14.04%) Wireless
7 6 (10.53%) SSH
7 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 6 (10.53%) HTTP
7 6 (10.53%) SMTP
7 6 (10.53%) DHCP
8 5 (8.77%) Internet
9 4 (7.02%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.26%) DSL
10 3 (5.26%) MPLS
10 3 (5.26%) VoIP
11 2 (3.51%) WLAN
11 2 (3.51%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) Ingres
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
1 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) IT Support
3 7 (12.28%) Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Help Desk Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (8.77%) Field Service Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Field Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
1 5 (8.77%) Replication
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.77%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
5 11 (19.30%) Linux
6 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
6 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
7 7 (12.28%) Mac OS X
8 6 (10.53%) CentOS
8 6 (10.53%) Windows Vista
9 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (7.02%) Solaris
11 3 (5.26%) UNIX
12 2 (3.51%) AIX
13 1 (1.75%) HPUX
13 1 (1.75%) Android
13 1 (1.75%) VMS
13 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Business Continuity
2 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Project Management
3 9 (15.79%) Service Management
4 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.77%) Change Management
4 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.77%) Line Management
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.26%) Time Management
5 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.51%) CRM
6 2 (3.51%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.51%) ERP
6 2 (3.51%) BCP
7 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) PHP
2 7 (12.28%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) VBScript
3 2 (3.51%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) CCNA
1 13 (22.81%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNP
3 6 (10.53%) CCIE
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.51%) CCVP
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) NCDA
6 1 (1.75%) NCIE
6 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCP
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.79%) vSphere
5 7 (12.28%) Terminal Services
6 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.51%) XenApp
7 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCDPM
2 2 (3.51%) WSUS
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) HP
2 23 (40.35%) VMware
3 22 (38.60%) Citrix
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 10 (17.54%) Dell
6 8 (14.04%) Apple
7 7 (12.28%) Juniper
7 7 (12.28%) Wyse
8 6 (10.53%) Veeam
8 6 (10.53%) NetApp
8 6 (10.53%) EMC
8 6 (10.53%) McAfee
9 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.77%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (7.02%) SonicWALL
11 3 (5.26%) Oracle
11 3 (5.26%) BT
11 3 (5.26%) Nortel
12 2 (3.51%) Sophos
12 2 (3.51%) WatchGuard
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