The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Preston 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 22 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.26% 8.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.77% 17.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 39.10% 47.73% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 46
Average salary £36,061 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.34% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Lancashire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Assistant
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) VTSP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) EMC