The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 45 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 17 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.44% 0.22% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.71% 1.05% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £25,750 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.97% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £39,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 95 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.43% 20.74% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 77 77 77
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Blackburn - 5 £36,000 -
Preston - 5 £31,500 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CCNA
2 15 (75.00%) OSPF
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (60.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) RIP
4 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (55.00%) Juniper
4 11 (55.00%) BGP
4 11 (55.00%) Project Management
4 11 (55.00%) Change Management
4 11 (55.00%) MPLS
5 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (40.00%) JNCIA
6 8 (40.00%) LPIC
6 8 (40.00%) Ubuntu
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (40.00%) HP
6 8 (40.00%) Junos
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (25.00%) Games
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) CCDP
9 5 (25.00%) CCNP
9 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (25.00%) Broadband

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) OSPF
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) MPLS
3 11 (55.00%) RIP
3 11 (55.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) BGP
4 8 (40.00%) Junos
5 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Broadband
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
9 1 (5.00%) Network Security
9 1 (5.00%) DHCP
9 1 (5.00%) VPN
9 1 (5.00%) DNS
9 1 (5.00%) IPv4
9 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Operations Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Network Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Network Support
3 5 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Project Management
1 11 (55.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCNA
2 8 (40.00%) JNCIA
2 8 (40.00%) LPIC
3 5 (25.00%) CCDP
3 5 (25.00%) CCNP
4 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) MCP
5 3 (15.00%) HNC
5 3 (15.00%) HND
5 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 3 (15.00%) GNVQ
5 3 (15.00%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (40.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) Dell
7 3 (15.00%) Citrix
7 3 (15.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.00%) Draytek
8 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR