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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 121 116 156
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 140 138 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.01% 2.13% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.93% 8.70% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 113 125 74
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.94% -16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,700 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco Certification
England

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
1766 1587 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.39% 24.46% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1292 1587
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Manchester -18 80 £36,000 +22.03% 22
Cheshire +1 34 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Lancashire +12 17 £31,500 -19.23% 1
Merseyside +6 5 £40,500 +17.39% 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 195 (75.88%) CCNA
2 180 (70.04%) Cisco
3 136 (52.92%) CCNP
4 120 (46.69%) Firewall
5 86 (33.46%) Microsoft
6 81 (31.52%) WAN
7 77 (29.96%) Windows
8 72 (28.02%) VMware
9 71 (27.63%) LAN
10 63 (24.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 60 (23.35%) Juniper
12 56 (21.79%) ITIL
13 48 (18.68%) MCSE
13 48 (18.68%) MS Exchange
13 48 (18.68%) Active Directory
13 48 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (17.90%) BGP
15 45 (17.51%) MPLS
16 44 (17.12%) Citrix
17 43 (16.73%) OSPF
18 42 (16.34%) DNS
19 41 (15.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 40 (15.56%) Network Security
21 39 (15.18%) Linux
22 38 (14.79%) TCP/IP
22 38 (14.79%) DHCP
23 37 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
24 36 (14.01%) VPN
24 36 (14.01%) SLA
25 33 (12.84%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 48 (18.68%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.00%) SharePoint
4 17 (6.61%) IIS
5 10 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.33%) Lync
7 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.95%) Apache
9 2 (0.78%) CMS
9 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.78%) nginx
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.39%) TPMS
10 1 (0.39%) Moodle
10 1 (0.39%) SAS
10 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.39%) Site Server
Applications
1 25 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.34%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Office 365
1 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 120 (46.69%) Firewall
2 81 (31.52%) WAN
3 71 (27.63%) LAN
4 46 (17.90%) BGP
5 45 (17.51%) MPLS
6 43 (16.73%) OSPF
7 42 (16.34%) DNS
8 40 (15.56%) Network Security
9 38 (14.79%) TCP/IP
9 38 (14.79%) DHCP
10 36 (14.01%) VPN
11 33 (12.84%) SAN
11 33 (12.84%) Wireless
12 23 (8.95%) VLAN
13 21 (8.17%) VoIP
14 19 (7.39%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (6.61%) RIP
16 15 (5.84%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (5.84%) IP Telephony
16 15 (5.84%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.78%) MySQL
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.17%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (9.73%) Finance
2 24 (9.34%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.95%) Retail
3 5 (1.95%) Games
4 4 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Billing
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 105 (40.86%) Network Engineer
2 33 (12.84%) Support Engineer
3 23 (8.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 20 (7.78%) Consultant
5 19 (7.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (5.84%) Network Manager
7 15 (5.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 15 (5.84%) Security Engineer
7 15 (5.84%) Analyst
8 14 (5.45%) Network Consultant
8 14 (5.45%) Architect
8 14 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (4.28%) Network Security Engineer
11 10 (3.89%) Network Support
12 9 (3.50%) VoIP Engineer
12 9 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.39%) HTML
1 1 (0.39%) CSS
1 1 (0.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.72%) Life Science
4 5 (1.95%) Tandem
4 5 (1.95%) GIS
4 5 (1.95%) Replication
5 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.56%) PKI
6 3 (1.17%) RMADS
6 3 (1.17%) Open Source
6 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.78%) Clustering
7 2 (0.78%) Celerra
7 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) CMDB
8 1 (0.39%) iPhone
8 1 (0.39%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 77 (29.96%) Windows
2 39 (15.18%) Linux
3 37 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.67%) UNIX
8 9 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.11%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.11%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.17%) Solaris
10 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.78%) Debian
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.78%) HPUX
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.79%) ITIL
2 28 (10.89%) Mentoring
2 28 (10.89%) Project Management
3 20 (7.78%) Information Security
3 20 (7.78%) Change Management
4 16 (6.23%) Network Design
5 15 (5.84%) Network Management
6 13 (5.06%) Cyber Security
7 11 (4.28%) SIEM
7 11 (4.28%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (4.28%) PRINCE2
7 11 (4.28%) Service Management
8 10 (3.89%) Problem Management
9 9 (3.50%) Change Control
9 9 (3.50%) Service Delivery
9 9 (3.50%) Migration
10 8 (3.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (2.72%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.67%) SQL
2 11 (4.28%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.50%) C
4 2 (0.78%) Java
4 2 (0.78%) PHP
5 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 195 (75.88%) CCNA
2 136 (52.92%) CCNP
3 63 (24.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (18.68%) MCSE
5 41 (15.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 29 (11.28%) MCITP
7 28 (10.89%) MCSA
8 22 (8.56%) CISSP
9 21 (8.17%) MCP
9 21 (8.17%) Security Cleared
10 20 (7.78%) CCIE
11 18 (7.00%) CCDP
11 18 (7.00%) A+ Certification
12 17 (6.61%) CCA
12 17 (6.61%) Citrix Certification
13 16 (6.23%) Degree
14 15 (5.84%) MCTS
14 15 (5.84%) SC Cleared
15 10 (3.89%) LPIC
16 8 (3.11%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.01%) SLA
2 8 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.39%) JSP 440
System Software
1 48 (18.68%) Active Directory
1 48 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (11.28%) Hyper-V
3 18 (7.00%) vSphere
4 13 (5.06%) XenDesktop
5 11 (4.28%) XenApp
6 9 (3.50%) NFS
7 7 (2.72%) Xen
8 6 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.78%) XenServer
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.39%) UAG
10 1 (0.39%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.39%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) SCCM
1 5 (1.95%) SCOM
1 5 (1.95%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.17%) WSUS
3 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.78%) Cacti
3 2 (0.78%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.39%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 180 (70.04%) Cisco
2 86 (33.46%) Microsoft
3 72 (28.02%) VMware
4 60 (23.35%) Juniper
5 44 (17.12%) Citrix
6 33 (12.84%) HP
7 28 (10.89%) CheckPoint
8 15 (5.84%) Fortinet
8 15 (5.84%) NetApp
9 13 (5.06%) Red Hat
10 12 (4.67%) F5
11 11 (4.28%) ArcSight
12 8 (3.11%) Dell
12 8 (3.11%) Riverbed
13 7 (2.72%) McAfee
13 7 (2.72%) Blue Coat
14 6 (2.33%) Symantec
14 6 (2.33%) Redback
15 5 (1.95%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.95%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + out of hours allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7,200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + £6,600 Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Negotiable plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £6K per year car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 6 days ago