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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 39 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 24 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.73% 1.82% 4.28%
As % of the Vendors category 10.30% 3.91% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 18
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £27,400 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,100 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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
233 230 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.96% 46.56% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 187 165
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -5 8 £31,750 -6.61% 1
Blackburn -2 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £24,000 -
Lancaster - 1 £50,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (60.00%) WAN
3 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 15 (50.00%) VMware
5 14 (46.67%) Juniper
6 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
6 13 (43.33%) CCNA
6 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (40.00%) OSPF
7 12 (40.00%) Project Management
8 11 (36.67%) Change Management
8 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
8 11 (36.67%) BGP
8 11 (36.67%) RIP
8 11 (36.67%) MPLS
8 11 (36.67%) Ubuntu
8 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
9 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (33.33%) Firewall
9 10 (33.33%) HP
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (30.00%) DNS
10 9 (30.00%) DHCP
10 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (26.67%) JNCIA
11 8 (26.67%) LPIC
11 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (26.67%) Junos

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.33%) Lync
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) Apache
6 1 (3.33%) SAS
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) WAN
2 13 (43.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) OSPF
4 11 (36.67%) BGP
4 11 (36.67%) RIP
4 11 (36.67%) MPLS
5 10 (33.33%) Firewall
6 9 (30.00%) DNS
6 9 (30.00%) DHCP
7 8 (26.67%) Junos
8 7 (23.33%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) Broadband
10 3 (10.00%) SAN
11 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (3.33%) Wireless
12 1 (3.33%) IPv4
12 1 (3.33%) VPN
12 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Network Support
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Ubuntu
4 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Project Management
2 11 (36.67%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) CCNA
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) JNCIA
2 8 (26.67%) LPIC
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCDP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) WMI
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 14 (46.67%) Juniper
3 11 (36.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Citrix
7 6 (20.00%) NetApp
8 5 (16.67%) WatchGuard
8 5 (16.67%) Sophos
9 3 (10.00%) Dell
10 2 (6.67%) Avaya
11 1 (3.33%) Lotus
11 1 (3.33%) IBM
11 1 (3.33%) Draytek
11 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
11 1 (3.33%) MobileIron
11 1 (3.33%) ScanSafe
11 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago