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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 41 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.77% 2.38% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 10.19% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 6
Average salary £35,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +2.50%
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
94 108 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.71% 23.38% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 86 87 82
Average salary £30,969 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £42,500
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 7 £37,000 +29.82%
Preston +12 2 £43,500 +45.00%
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 25 (100.00%) CCNA
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
3 15 (60.00%) OSPF
4 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
5 13 (52.00%) WAN
6 12 (48.00%) Linux
7 11 (44.00%) RIP
7 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (44.00%) Juniper
7 11 (44.00%) MPLS
7 11 (44.00%) BGP
7 11 (44.00%) Change Management
8 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (40.00%) Project Management
9 9 (36.00%) HP
9 9 (36.00%) Firewall
9 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (32.00%) JNCIA
10 8 (32.00%) LPIC
10 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
10 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (28.00%) VMware
11 7 (28.00%) Junos
11 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (24.00%) Windows
12 6 (24.00%) CCNP
12 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (20.00%) ITIL

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Lync
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) WordPress
4 1 (4.00%) SAS
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) OSPF
2 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 11 (44.00%) RIP
3 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (44.00%) BGP
3 11 (44.00%) MPLS
4 9 (36.00%) Firewall
5 7 (28.00%) Junos
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) Broadband
8 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (12.00%) Wireless
9 3 (12.00%) NetScaler
9 3 (12.00%) SAN
10 1 (4.00%) Network Security
10 1 (4.00%) RTP
10 1 (4.00%) SCCP
10 1 (4.00%) H.323
10 1 (4.00%) LAN
10 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Network Support
2 5 (20.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
3 2 (8.00%) IT Support
3 2 (8.00%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Server Support
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Change Management
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Network Design
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNA
2 8 (32.00%) JNCIA
2 8 (32.00%) LPIC
3 6 (24.00%) CCNP
4 5 (20.00%) CCDP
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.00%) MCSA
5 4 (16.00%) MCSE
6 3 (12.00%) MCP
6 3 (12.00%) HNC
6 3 (12.00%) HND
6 3 (12.00%) GNVQ
6 3 (12.00%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (4.00%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Juniper
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) HP
5 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (16.00%) Dell
9 3 (12.00%) Citrix
9 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
10 2 (8.00%) IBM
11 1 (4.00%) Draytek
11 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR