The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 106 104 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 22 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 0.82% 2.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.70% 3.10% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 44
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
Cisco Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
468 420 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.99% 26.47% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 356 340 486
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester 0 8 £62,500 -19.35% 2
Warrington -15 4 £40,000 +35.59% 1
Runcorn - 4 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 35 (72.92%) CCNA
2 27 (56.25%) Cisco
3 23 (47.92%) CCNP
4 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (33.33%) VMware
7 15 (31.25%) Windows
8 14 (29.17%) Finance
9 13 (27.08%) LAN
10 12 (25.00%) WAN
11 11 (22.92%) ITIL
12 10 (20.83%) MCSE
13 9 (18.75%) MCP
13 9 (18.75%) MS Office
13 9 (18.75%) Citrix
13 9 (18.75%) Firewall
14 8 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (14.58%) SLA
15 7 (14.58%) A+ Certification
15 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
15 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
15 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
16 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (12.50%) ArcSight
16 6 (12.50%) SIEM
16 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 6 (12.50%) SQL
16 6 (12.50%) VPN

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.25%) Site Server
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) LAN
2 12 (25.00%) WAN
3 9 (18.75%) Firewall
4 8 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (12.50%) VPN
6 5 (10.42%) Wireless
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security
7 4 (8.33%) SAN
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.08%) Internet
9 1 (2.08%) OSPF
9 1 (2.08%) BGP
9 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.08%) DNS
9 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Back Office
3 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Project Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (6.25%) IT Support
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Project Leader
5 3 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Firmware
1 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.25%) Replication
2 3 (6.25%) Tandem
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (14.58%) Windows XP
3 4 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) AIX
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.25%) Windows NT
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) zOS
4 3 (6.25%) MVS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Information Security
2 6 (12.50%) SIEM
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.25%) Network Management
5 3 (6.25%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (72.92%) CCNA
2 23 (47.92%) CCNP
3 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (20.83%) MCSE
5 9 (18.75%) MCP
6 7 (14.58%) A+ Certification
6 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (12.50%) CISSP
7 6 (12.50%) CCIE
8 5 (10.42%) CCA
8 5 (10.42%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (10.42%) MCITP
9 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.08%) CCSA
10 1 (2.08%) CCVP
10 1 (2.08%) MCSA
10 1 (2.08%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 2 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) vCloud
4 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Cisco
2 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (18.75%) Citrix
5 6 (12.50%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) ArcSight
6 4 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 4 (8.33%) Juniper
7 3 (6.25%) Aruba
7 3 (6.25%) F5
8 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.17%) Avaya
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Meraki
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