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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 31 43 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 24 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.24% 3.96% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 12.77% 8.80% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 7
Average salary £29,669 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 216 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.05% 45.00% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 194 240
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +9 9 £28,500 -56.15% 2
Burnley - 2 - -
Preston - 2 £25,000 - 1
Chorley -2 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (78.79%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) Citrix
3 20 (60.61%) WAN
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (48.48%) Firewall
7 15 (45.45%) Windows
8 14 (42.42%) CCNA
8 14 (42.42%) SAN
9 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
9 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
9 13 (39.39%) LAN
9 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (36.36%) XenApp
11 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (30.30%) HP
12 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
12 9 (27.27%) CCNP
13 8 (24.24%) iPhone
14 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
14 7 (21.21%) IBM
14 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (21.21%) Juniper
15 6 (18.18%) Project Management
15 6 (18.18%) VoIP
15 6 (18.18%) VPN
15 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
16 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
16 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
16 5 (15.15%) Windows 7

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (39.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) WAN
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 14 (42.42%) SAN
4 13 (39.39%) LAN
5 6 (18.18%) VoIP
5 6 (18.18%) VPN
6 5 (15.15%) DNS
6 5 (15.15%) DHCP
7 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.09%) Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (9.09%) TETRA
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Network Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Field Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) iPhone
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) Change Management
3 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Business Development
5 1 (3.03%) Brand Management
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) CCNP
4 5 (15.15%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (36.36%) XenApp
3 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 7 (21.21%) XenDesktop
5 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services
6 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
7 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) VMware
2 25 (75.76%) Citrix
3 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) HP
5 7 (21.21%) IBM
5 7 (21.21%) Juniper
6 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) Intel
8 1 (3.03%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel
8 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29338.80 per annum + Vehicle, benefits
Posted: 16 days ago