The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 25 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.40% 3.31% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 11.48% 8.00% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £53,000 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.07% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Cisco
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 38.36% 41.32% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 61
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Cisco
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Preston region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Preston

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Preston

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 12 (80.00%) VMware
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) Change Management
5 5 (33.33%) Service Management
5 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Veeam
5 5 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) vSphere
8 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (13.33%) CCVP
8 2 (13.33%) XenApp
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) RTP
5 2 (13.33%) SCCP
5 2 (13.33%) H.323
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN
6 1 (6.67%) RIP
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCVP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (6.67%) LPIC
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Veeam
3 5 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
4 4 (26.67%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) WatchGuard