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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 56 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 7 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.36% 6.67% 5.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% 14.47% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 28
Average salary £33,750 £34,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.87% +6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,250 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
233 235 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.24% 46.08% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 183 219 207
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Blackburn 0 2 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Preston -7 2 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (67.57%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Citrix
2 23 (62.16%) Firewall
3 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (54.05%) SAN
5 18 (48.65%) CCNA
6 17 (45.95%) Windows
7 16 (43.24%) WAN
8 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
8 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
9 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (24.32%) CCNP
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (21.62%) NetApp
11 8 (21.62%) Project Management
11 8 (21.62%) iPhone
11 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) XenApp
12 7 (18.92%) HP
13 6 (16.22%) LAN
13 6 (16.22%) VPN
13 6 (16.22%) Terminal Services
14 5 (13.51%) CCIE
14 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
15 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
15 4 (10.81%) ITIL
15 4 (10.81%) MCSE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.41%) Lync
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 20 (54.05%) SAN
3 16 (43.24%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) VPN
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.81%) Wireless
7 3 (8.11%) TETRA
8 2 (5.41%) VoIP
9 1 (2.70%) Network Security
9 1 (2.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) OLAP
2 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.70%) Automotive
1 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) IT Support
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Field Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) Network Support
8 1 (2.70%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Account Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) iPhone
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) AIX
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Project Management
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Change Management
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.70%) High Availability
5 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (48.65%) CCNA
3 9 (24.32%) CCNP
4 5 (13.51%) CCIE
5 4 (10.81%) MCSE
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.11%) A+ Certification
6 3 (8.11%) MCSA
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.70%) Degree
8 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) VTSP
8 1 (2.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.62%) XenApp
4 6 (16.22%) Terminal Services
5 4 (10.81%) XenServer
5 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.11%) vSphere
7 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.70%) Xen
7 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Citrix
3 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Dell
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) Intel
7 1 (2.70%) Veritas
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) McAfee
7 1 (2.70%) Mitel
7 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Lancashire County Council
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago