The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 58 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.68% 1.45% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 6.43% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +85.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £43,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £67,000 £45,000
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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
129 140 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.83% 22.54% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 109 106 160
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Liverpool +2 4 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) JNCIA
4 4 (40.00%) JNCIE
4 4 (40.00%) CCIE
4 4 (40.00%) Redback
4 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) CCIP
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Aruba
6 2 (20.00%) Network Management
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) CCDA
7 1 (10.00%) CCDP
7 1 (10.00%) Avaya

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (10.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
1 6 (60.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) PBX
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) RIP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CCIP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (40.00%) JNCIE
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCDA
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) CCSA
4 1 (10.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Redback
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Aruba
6 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya