The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 54 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.86% 4.67% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.80% 21.50% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,448 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.82% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 107 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.90% 21.70% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 102 123
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 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 23 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
Preston +4 3 £32,500 +32.65%
Blackburn +2 1 £28,500 -15.55% 2
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) CCNA
3 18 (81.82%) VMware
4 16 (72.73%) Citrix
5 15 (68.18%) SAN
6 14 (63.64%) Firewall
7 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
8 10 (45.45%) WAN
8 10 (45.45%) Windows
9 9 (40.91%) CCNP
10 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
10 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
10 8 (36.36%) iPhone
11 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (31.82%) XenApp
11 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (31.82%) Project Management
12 6 (27.27%) VPN
12 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (22.73%) LAN
13 5 (22.73%) CCIE
14 4 (18.18%) MCSE
14 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (18.18%) NetApp
14 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
15 3 (13.64%) vSphere
15 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (13.64%) XenServer

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) TETRA
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Account Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) AIX
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CCNA
2 9 (40.91%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCIE
4 4 (18.18%) MCSE
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) A+ Certification
5 3 (13.64%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.55%) VTSP
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) XenApp
3 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 3 (13.64%) XenServer
4 3 (13.64%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) VMware
3 16 (72.73%) Citrix
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Intel
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds