Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 36 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 35 47 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.50% 5.26% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 11.15% 12.50% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 27
Lancashire median annual salary £31,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.62% -7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,425 £26,950
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £47,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 314 376 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 40.41% 42.11% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 241 282 330
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £19,500 £19,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Lancashire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Lancashire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Lancashire

Cisco
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley 0 12 £25,000 -16.67%
Preston +17 9 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Blackburn -6 6 £36,750 +13.08%
Blackpool - 4 £28,750 - 1
Nelson -2 3 £24,000 -
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) ITIL
3 18 (51.43%) VMware
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (40.00%) Windows
7 13 (37.14%) CCNA
8 11 (31.43%) Firewall
9 10 (28.57%) Citrix
9 10 (28.57%) CCNP
10 9 (25.71%) MPLS
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
10 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (22.86%) Juniper
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (22.86%) XenApp
12 7 (20.00%) BGP
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (17.14%) OSPF
13 6 (17.14%) Broadband
13 6 (17.14%) LAN
13 6 (17.14%) WAN
13 6 (17.14%) Android
14 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (14.29%) Legal
14 5 (14.29%) Network Management
14 5 (14.29%) Network Security
14 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
14 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) MPLS
3 7 (20.00%) BGP
4 6 (17.14%) Broadband
4 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 6 (17.14%) OSPF
4 6 (17.14%) WAN
5 5 (14.29%) Network Security
5 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.71%) DSL
7 2 (5.71%) IPsec
7 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (14.29%) Legal
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
1 11 (31.43%) Support Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) IT Support
4 6 (17.14%) IT Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Development Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Android
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.29%) Network Management
4 4 (11.43%) Network Design
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Case Management
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) Data Security
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
1 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.57%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (37.14%) CCNA
3 10 (28.57%) CCNP
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 3 (8.57%) A+ Certification
6 3 (8.57%) JNCIP
6 3 (8.57%) MCP
6 3 (8.57%) MCSA
6 3 (8.57%) MCSE
7 2 (5.71%) CCA
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.71%) MCITP
7 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) WSUS
2 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
2 3 (8.57%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) Juniper
5 4 (11.43%) McAfee
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Wyse
7 2 (5.71%) Apple
7 2 (5.71%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) Google
8 1 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds