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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank - 59 38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 0 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.25% 4.67%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.37% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 24
Average salary - £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
77 95 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.65% 16.90% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 144
Average salary £41,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.30% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,325 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) CCNA
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 13 (81.25%) SAN
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) Firewall
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 8 (50.00%) iPhone
7 7 (43.75%) Project Management
8 6 (37.50%) CCNP
8 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 6 (37.50%) WAN
8 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) VPN
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (25.00%) XenApp
11 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (18.75%) vSphere
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (18.75%) XenServer
11 3 (18.75%) Change Management
11 3 (18.75%) Wireless

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) TETRA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Field Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) AIX
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CCNA
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) A+ Certification
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
3 3 (18.75%) CCIE
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) XenServer
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp