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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 51 38
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 34 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 7.80% 2.44% 6.32%
As % of the Vendors category 19.10% 5.26% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 35
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.06% -10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £52,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 178 209 264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 40.83% 46.34% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 144 167 221
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +3 12 £32,500 +22.64%
Nelson - 5 £58,750 -
Preston - 5 £32,500 - 1
Burnley - 2 £35,000 - 2
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 39 (68.42%) Firewall
2 26 (45.61%) VMware
3 25 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (43.86%) Juniper
4 23 (40.35%) CCNP
4 23 (40.35%) Windows
5 21 (36.84%) BGP
5 21 (36.84%) MPLS
6 19 (33.33%) OSPF
6 19 (33.33%) CCNA
7 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (29.82%) Network Security
8 17 (29.82%) JNCIP
8 17 (29.82%) Risk Assessment
8 17 (29.82%) Network Design
8 17 (29.82%) Network Management
8 17 (29.82%) Mentoring
9 16 (28.07%) SQL
10 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
10 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (19.30%) People Management
12 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
12 11 (19.30%) Mitel
13 10 (17.54%) VMware Server
13 10 (17.54%) WAN
13 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Management

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 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (68.42%) Firewall
2 21 (36.84%) BGP
2 21 (36.84%) MPLS
3 19 (33.33%) OSPF
4 17 (29.82%) Network Security
5 10 (17.54%) WAN
6 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (10.53%) LAN
7 6 (10.53%) SAN
8 5 (8.77%) VPN
9 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
9 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.26%) Broadband
10 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.51%) IPsec
11 2 (3.51%) L2TP
11 2 (3.51%) NAS
11 2 (3.51%) PPP
11 2 (3.51%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.26%) Big Data
3 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Lead Network Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Server Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) IT Support
6 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Development Manager
9 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) SOC Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) IT Manager
10 1 (1.75%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
4 6 (10.53%) Linux
4 6 (10.53%) Solaris
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.26%) AIX
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Mentoring
1 17 (29.82%) Network Design
1 17 (29.82%) Network Management
1 17 (29.82%) Risk Assessment
2 11 (19.30%) People Management
3 10 (17.54%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 4 (7.02%) SIEM
5 4 (7.02%) Threat Intelligence
5 4 (7.02%) Use Case
5 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (5.26%) Analytics
6 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.26%) Data Transformation
6 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.26%) WFM
7 2 (3.51%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Perl
2 5 (8.77%) Python
3 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (40.35%) CCNP
3 19 (33.33%) CCNA
4 17 (29.82%) JNCIP
5 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.02%) SANS
7 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.75%) CCIE
9 1 (1.75%) CCSP
9 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.75%) MCITP
9 1 (1.75%) MCSA
9 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
4 10 (17.54%) VMware Server
5 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.26%) XenApp
6 3 (5.26%) XenServer
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) VMware
2 25 (43.86%) Juniper
3 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.30%) Mitel
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle
6 6 (10.53%) F5
7 5 (8.77%) NetApp
8 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.02%) Citrix
8 4 (7.02%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.26%) HP
9 3 (5.26%) Teradata
9 3 (5.26%) Verint
10 2 (3.51%) Dell
10 2 (3.51%) Veeam
11 1 (1.75%) Avaya
11 1 (1.75%) EMC
11 1 (1.75%) SYSPRO
11 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.75%) Xerox
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burnley
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago