The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 28 - 14
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 0.88% - 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £37,500 - £29,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 Preston.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 40 23 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 35.09% 39.66% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 19
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Cisco
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Preston

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Preston region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware