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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 62 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.35% 2.37% 4.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 14.10% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 23
Average salary £32,500 £29,339 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.77% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
144 78 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.32% 16.77% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 111
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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
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 3 July 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 -8 6 £32,500 +14.03%
Burnley - 2 £31,250 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (100.00%) CCNA
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) CCNP
4 10 (45.45%) Firewall
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
6 7 (31.82%) Linux
6 7 (31.82%) ITIL
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
7 6 (27.27%) SSH
7 6 (27.27%) CentOS
7 6 (27.27%) Magento
7 6 (27.27%) nginx
7 6 (27.27%) CCIE
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) SMTP
7 6 (27.27%) HTTP
7 6 (27.27%) DNS
7 6 (27.27%) PHP
7 6 (27.27%) MySQL
7 6 (27.27%) Apache
7 6 (27.27%) LAMP
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) DHCP
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
1 6 (27.27%) nginx
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
1 2 (9.09%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) SSH
2 6 (27.27%) SMTP
2 6 (27.27%) HTTP
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (18.18%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) RTP
6 2 (9.09%) SCCP
6 2 (9.09%) H.323
6 2 (9.09%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Network Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) CentOS
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 5 (22.73%) Line Management
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Time Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCNA
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) CCIE
4 4 (18.18%) CCDP
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) MCSE
5 3 (13.64%) MCSA
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (9.09%) GNVQ
6 2 (9.09%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (9.09%) MCP
6 2 (9.09%) HNC
6 2 (9.09%) HND
6 2 (9.09%) CCVP
7 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.55%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) BT
5 3 (13.64%) Nortel
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat