The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 110 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 19 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 0.82% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.19% 3.42% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 36
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,600 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £52,850 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
453 409 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.92% 24.00% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 325 326 524
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Cisco Certification
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 5 £62,500 - 3
Warrington -21 4 £45,000 +91.48% 1
Northwich +6 2 £21,500 -38.57% 1
Runcorn - 2 £28,250 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £27,500 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (74.07%) CCNA
2 37 (68.52%) Cisco
3 24 (44.44%) CCNP
4 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (40.74%) Windows
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 21 (38.89%) WAN
7 20 (37.04%) LAN
8 19 (35.19%) Finance
9 17 (31.48%) VMware
10 15 (27.78%) Firewall
10 15 (27.78%) ITIL
11 14 (25.93%) MCSE
11 14 (25.93%) VPN
12 12 (22.22%) MCP
13 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 9 (16.67%) SLA
13 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 9 (16.67%) Citrix
13 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (16.67%) Wireless
14 8 (14.81%) BGP
14 8 (14.81%) HP
14 8 (14.81%) F5
15 7 (12.96%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
15 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
15 7 (12.96%) OSPF
15 7 (12.96%) EIGRP
15 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Lync
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Site Server
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) WAN
2 20 (37.04%) LAN
3 15 (27.78%) Firewall
4 14 (25.93%) VPN
5 9 (16.67%) Wireless
6 8 (14.81%) BGP
7 7 (12.96%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
7 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
7 7 (12.96%) OSPF
7 7 (12.96%) EIGRP
7 7 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (11.11%) SAN
8 6 (11.11%) MPLS
8 6 (11.11%) VLAN
9 5 (9.26%) Multicast
9 5 (9.26%) VoIP
9 5 (9.26%) 802.11
9 5 (9.26%) DWDM
9 5 (9.26%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (35.19%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.26%) Back Office
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Wireless Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Network Support
6 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Project Leader
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Replication
2 4 (7.41%) Firmware
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.70%) Tandem
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.11%) AIX
4 5 (9.26%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Windows 2000
4 5 (9.26%) Windows NT
4 5 (9.26%) zOS
4 5 (9.26%) MVS
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Migration
3 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.26%) Capacity Management
4 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Network Management
6 3 (5.56%) Time Management
6 3 (5.56%) SIEM
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (5.56%) Network Design
6 3 (5.56%) Information Security
7 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.85%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (74.07%) CCNA
2 24 (44.44%) CCNP
3 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (25.93%) MCSE
5 12 (22.22%) MCP
6 6 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (11.11%) MCITP
6 6 (11.11%) CCA
6 6 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
8 4 (7.41%) A+ Certification
8 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
9 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (5.56%) CCIE
9 3 (5.56%) CISSP
10 2 (3.70%) CCSA
10 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) XenServer
5 1 (1.85%) vCloud
5 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) OpenView
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 5 (9.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Cisco
2 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (31.48%) VMware
4 9 (16.67%) Citrix
5 8 (14.81%) HP
5 8 (14.81%) F5
6 7 (12.96%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.26%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.41%) Riverbed
9 3 (5.56%) ArcSight
9 3 (5.56%) Juniper
10 2 (3.70%) Avaya
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) Aruba
11 1 (1.85%) Meraki
11 1 (1.85%) NetApp
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £19-26K Car, phone, laptop + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago