The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
England / North West
Rank 105 124 99
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 154 113 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.56% 2.02% 2.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.03% 7.64% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 99 93 141
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1396 1480 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.23% 26.50% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1179 1472
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in the North West

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in the North West

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 106 £40,000 -6.43% 11
Cheshire +14 25 £43,750 +86.17% 5
Lancashire +5 15 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Merseyside -3 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 262 (84.24%) Cisco
2 223 (71.70%) CCNP
3 182 (58.52%) Firewall
4 160 (51.45%) CCNA
5 101 (32.48%) LAN
6 99 (31.83%) WAN
7 84 (27.01%) Juniper
7 84 (27.01%) BGP
8 83 (26.69%) Data Centre
9 81 (26.05%) ITIL
10 78 (25.08%) Windows
10 78 (25.08%) DNS
11 77 (24.76%) Active Directory
11 77 (24.76%) VMware
12 76 (24.44%) Telecoms
12 76 (24.44%) Network Security
13 75 (24.12%) MPLS
14 65 (20.90%) OSPF
15 62 (19.94%) Network Management
16 58 (18.65%) VPN
17 57 (18.33%) Windows Server
18 55 (17.68%) VMware Infrastructure
18 55 (17.68%) Finance
18 55 (17.68%) Wireless
19 54 (17.36%) VoIP
19 54 (17.36%) CheckPoint
20 51 (16.40%) TCP/IP
21 46 (14.79%) Ethernet
22 45 (14.47%) Degree
23 44 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.47%) IIS
3 10 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (2.57%) Apache
5 8 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (2.57%) JBoss
5 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.61%) Confluence
7 2 (0.64%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) SAS
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 22 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.18%) SaaS
4 9 (2.89%) Office 365
5 8 (2.57%) IaaS
5 8 (2.57%) PaaS
6 4 (1.29%) G Suite
6 4 (1.29%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 182 (58.52%) Firewall
2 101 (32.48%) LAN
3 99 (31.83%) WAN
4 84 (27.01%) BGP
5 78 (25.08%) DNS
6 76 (24.44%) Network Security
7 75 (24.12%) MPLS
8 65 (20.90%) OSPF
9 58 (18.65%) VPN
10 55 (17.68%) Wireless
11 54 (17.36%) VoIP
12 51 (16.40%) TCP/IP
13 46 (14.79%) Ethernet
14 41 (13.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (12.54%) DHCP
16 37 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (10.61%) Internet
18 32 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
19 29 (9.32%) Cisco Wireless
19 29 (9.32%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.32%) MySQL
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.61%) JIRA
3 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 76 (24.44%) Telecoms
2 55 (17.68%) Finance
3 27 (8.68%) Retail
4 21 (6.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 20 (6.43%) Banking
6 9 (2.89%) Legal
7 6 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.96%) Back Office
9 2 (0.64%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (45.02%) Network Engineer
2 44 (14.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 37 (11.90%) Analyst
4 34 (10.93%) Consultant
5 30 (9.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 28 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (7.40%) Senior Network Engineer
8 22 (7.07%) Network Consultant
9 21 (6.75%) Network Security Consultant
9 21 (6.75%) Security Consultant
10 20 (6.43%) Lead Network Engineer
11 16 (5.14%) Support Engineer
12 15 (4.82%) Network Manager
12 15 (4.82%) Support Analyst
12 15 (4.82%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (4.50%) Network Analyst
14 12 (3.86%) Architect
15 11 (3.54%) Designer
15 11 (3.54%) Network Designer
15 11 (3.54%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.54%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.57%) Middleware
3 3 (0.96%) Web Services
3 3 (0.96%) XMPP
4 1 (0.32%) .NET
4 1 (0.32%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 83 (26.69%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 12 (3.86%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.57%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.61%) Life Science
8 4 (1.29%) FlexPod
8 4 (1.29%) iPad
9 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.96%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.64%) Clustering
11 1 (0.32%) IPTV
11 1 (0.32%) IVR
11 1 (0.32%) PKI
11 1 (0.32%) Replication
11 1 (0.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.08%) Windows
2 57 (18.33%) Windows Server
3 40 (12.86%) Linux
4 38 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (5.47%) Windows 7
7 14 (4.50%) Windows 8
8 11 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.89%) Unix
10 7 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.61%) CentOS
11 5 (1.61%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.29%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.64%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.64%) Debian
15 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.05%) ITIL
2 62 (19.94%) Network Management
3 43 (13.83%) Network Design
4 36 (11.58%) Mentoring
5 28 (9.00%) High Availability
6 26 (8.36%) Information Security
7 23 (7.40%) Line Management
8 21 (6.75%) Load Balancing
9 20 (6.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 20 (6.43%) Service Management
10 19 (6.11%) Change Management
11 18 (5.79%) Configuration Management
12 17 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
13 15 (4.82%) ITIL V3
13 15 (4.82%) Time Management
14 14 (4.50%) Risk Assessment
15 13 (4.18%) Coaching
15 13 (4.18%) Migration
15 13 (4.18%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.61%) SQL
2 10 (3.22%) C
3 9 (2.89%) Perl
3 9 (2.89%) PHP
3 9 (2.89%) Python
4 6 (1.93%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.29%) VB
6 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 223 (71.70%) CCNP
2 160 (51.45%) CCNA
3 45 (14.47%) Degree
4 44 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (12.86%) CCIE
6 38 (12.22%) MCSE
7 37 (11.90%) JNCIP
8 23 (7.40%) CCSE
9 22 (7.07%) Security Cleared
10 19 (6.11%) CISSP
11 18 (5.79%) MCP
12 17 (5.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (4.82%) JNCIA
14 14 (4.50%) CCSP
15 13 (4.18%) CCSA
16 12 (3.86%) CISM
16 12 (3.86%) MCITP
17 11 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (3.54%) MCTS
18 10 (3.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.58%) SLA
2 32 (10.29%) PCI DSS
3 14 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (3.22%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.29%) QA
6 1 (0.32%) GPG13
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (24.76%) Active Directory
2 55 (17.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.93%) vSphere
5 5 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.96%) Firmware
6 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.64%) KVM
7 2 (0.64%) Varnish
8 1 (0.32%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 23 (7.40%) Nagios
2 21 (6.75%) Cisco Prime
2 21 (6.75%) FortiGate
2 21 (6.75%) OpenNMS
3 20 (6.43%) Puppet
4 19 (6.11%) SCCM
5 18 (5.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 17 (5.47%) RANCID
7 12 (3.86%) AirWatch
8 11 (3.54%) Cacti
9 6 (1.93%) Cisco UCCE
9 6 (1.93%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.64%) cPanel
12 2 (0.64%) Plesk
13 1 (0.32%) Graylog
Vendors
1 262 (84.24%) Cisco
2 84 (27.01%) Juniper
3 77 (24.76%) VMware
4 54 (17.36%) CheckPoint
5 39 (12.54%) Microsoft
6 33 (10.61%) Fortinet
7 30 (9.65%) Ericsson
8 25 (8.04%) F5
8 25 (8.04%) HP
8 25 (8.04%) Huawei
9 19 (6.11%) Brocade
9 19 (6.11%) Citrix
10 18 (5.79%) Foundry
11 13 (4.18%) Riverbed
11 13 (4.18%) SolarWinds
11 13 (4.18%) Splunk
11 13 (4.18%) ZyXEL
12 12 (3.86%) Avaya
12 12 (3.86%) NetApp
12 12 (3.86%) Oracle
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