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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 63 104 98
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 62 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.59% 1.15% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.52% 4.69% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 57 18 12
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £49,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £23,950 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,250 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
427 469 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.75% 24.54% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 319 340 332
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Warrington +26 25 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Northwich +2 16 £80,000 +272.09% 1
Knutsford - 10 £16,500 -
Macclesfield +21 4 £26,500 -
Chester -11 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Runcorn -6 1 £23,000 -38.66%
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 89 (82.41%) Cisco
2 72 (66.67%) CCNA
3 51 (47.22%) Windows
4 49 (45.37%) DNS
5 48 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 47 (43.52%) DHCP
7 42 (38.89%) LAN
7 42 (38.89%) CCNP
8 41 (37.96%) Microsoft
9 40 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (33.33%) Firewall
11 35 (32.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (30.56%) ITIL
13 32 (29.63%) Active Directory
14 30 (27.78%) MCSE
15 29 (26.85%) MS Exchange
15 29 (26.85%) VPN
15 29 (26.85%) VLAN
15 29 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2013
15 29 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (25.93%) MCITP
16 28 (25.93%) CCIE
17 27 (25.00%) SSL
18 26 (24.07%) Juniper
18 26 (24.07%) Cisco Nexus
19 25 (23.15%) Network Security
19 25 (23.15%) iSCSI
19 25 (23.15%) VMware
20 24 (22.22%) WAN

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 29 (26.85%) MS Exchange
1 29 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 29 (26.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.93%) nginx
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (45.37%) DNS
2 48 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 47 (43.52%) DHCP
4 42 (38.89%) LAN
5 36 (33.33%) Firewall
6 29 (26.85%) VPN
6 29 (26.85%) VLAN
7 27 (25.00%) SSL
8 26 (24.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (23.15%) Network Security
9 25 (23.15%) iSCSI
10 24 (22.22%) WAN
11 19 (17.59%) OSPF
11 19 (17.59%) BGP
12 18 (16.67%) HTTP
13 17 (15.74%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (14.81%) FCoE
14 16 (14.81%) VoIP
15 13 (12.04%) Wireless
15 13 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.41%) Finance
3 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 23 (21.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (20.37%) Network Security Engineer
3 22 (20.37%) Security Engineer
4 21 (19.44%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (18.52%) Senior Security Engineer
5 20 (18.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 15 (13.89%) Support Engineer
7 14 (12.96%) Analyst
8 12 (11.11%) Service Analyst
8 12 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (10.19%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (9.26%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (9.26%) IT Support
11 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 9 (8.33%) IT Manager
12 8 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 6 (5.56%) Administrator
13 6 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) Life Science
5 4 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.78%) RMADS
6 3 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.22%) Windows
2 40 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (32.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 12 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.78%) UNIX
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) ITIL
2 16 (14.81%) E-Commerce
2 16 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 14 (12.96%) Mentoring
4 12 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 10 (9.26%) Change Management
5 10 (9.26%) Project Management
5 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
5 10 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
7 8 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (5.56%) Service Management
9 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.63%) Service Continuity Management
9 5 (4.63%) Security Patching
9 5 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.70%) Time Management
10 4 (3.70%) Open Source
10 4 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (2.78%) C
4 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (66.67%) CCNA
2 42 (38.89%) CCNP
3 33 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (27.78%) MCSE
5 28 (25.93%) CCIE
5 28 (25.93%) MCITP
6 24 (22.22%) MCP
6 24 (22.22%) MCTS
7 20 (18.52%) MCSA
8 16 (14.81%) CCENT
9 9 (8.33%) Degree
9 9 (8.33%) JNCIA
10 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
11 6 (5.56%) CCDP
12 4 (3.70%) CISSP
12 4 (3.70%) CEH
12 4 (3.70%) A+ Certification
12 4 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.85%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 23 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.93%) XenApp
5 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (82.41%) Cisco
2 41 (37.96%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.07%) Juniper
4 25 (23.15%) VMware
5 19 (17.59%) Citrix
6 18 (16.67%) HP
7 11 (10.19%) Dell
8 9 (8.33%) IBM
9 7 (6.48%) Blue Coat
10 6 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 6 (5.56%) BT
10 6 (5.56%) F5
11 5 (4.63%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.85%) Tufin
12 2 (1.85%) IronPort
12 2 (1.85%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.93%) Oracle
13 1 (0.93%) Symantec
13 1 (0.93%) Sophos
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northwich
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, certified training, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
Posted: 11 days ago