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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 128 164 105
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -59
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 137 95 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 1.29% 2.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.44% 5.62% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 113 75 133
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £23,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
1624 1689 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.15% 23.01% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1254 1289 1327
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Cheshire +41 62 £35,000 -20.00% 5
Manchester 0 56 £50,000 +42.85% 16
Merseyside +10 6 £53,750 -2.27% 4
Cumbria -4 6 £16,000 -62.35%
Lancashire +7 4 £32,500 - 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 225 (77.85%) Cisco
2 201 (69.55%) CCNA
3 127 (43.94%) CCNP
4 114 (39.45%) LAN
5 113 (39.10%) Firewall
6 101 (34.95%) Windows
6 101 (34.95%) WAN
7 92 (31.83%) ITIL
8 90 (31.14%) Microsoft
9 78 (26.99%) DNS
10 74 (25.61%) VMware
11 73 (25.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 72 (24.91%) DHCP
13 64 (22.15%) TCP/IP
13 64 (22.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 58 (20.07%) Network Security
14 58 (20.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 58 (20.07%) Active Directory
15 57 (19.72%) Juniper
15 57 (19.72%) MCSE
16 55 (19.03%) VPN
16 55 (19.03%) MPLS
16 55 (19.03%) Wireless
17 52 (17.99%) VoIP
17 52 (17.99%) CCIE
18 47 (16.26%) MS Exchange
19 46 (15.92%) Data Centre
20 45 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
20 45 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
21 43 (14.88%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 47 (16.26%) MS Exchange
2 45 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (13.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (6.92%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.11%) Lync
5 9 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.77%) IIS
7 7 (2.42%) nginx
7 7 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (2.08%) Apache
9 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Magento
2 5 (1.73%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.88%) Office 365
2 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 114 (39.45%) LAN
2 113 (39.10%) Firewall
3 101 (34.95%) WAN
4 78 (26.99%) DNS
5 72 (24.91%) DHCP
6 64 (22.15%) TCP/IP
7 58 (20.07%) Network Security
8 55 (19.03%) Wireless
8 55 (19.03%) VPN
8 55 (19.03%) MPLS
9 52 (17.99%) VoIP
10 42 (14.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (14.19%) BGP
12 37 (12.80%) VLAN
13 36 (12.46%) SSL
14 30 (10.38%) SAN
14 30 (10.38%) OSPF
15 29 (10.03%) HTTP
16 28 (9.69%) iSCSI
17 27 (9.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (2.77%) MySQL
3 5 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Metasploit
General
1 43 (14.88%) Finance
2 38 (13.15%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.08%) Legal
4 5 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.04%) Advertising
6 2 (0.69%) Games
6 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.35%) Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (33.91%) Network Engineer
2 35 (12.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 35 (12.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 35 (12.11%) Security Engineer
3 32 (11.07%) Analyst
4 27 (9.34%) Architect
4 27 (9.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (9.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 26 (9.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 24 (8.30%) Support Engineer
7 22 (7.61%) Consultant
8 18 (6.23%) Administrator
8 18 (6.23%) Network Architect
9 17 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (4.50%) IT Support
11 12 (4.15%) Service Analyst
11 12 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (4.15%) IT Manager
11 12 (4.15%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (3.81%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.15%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.77%) COM
3 6 (2.08%) LAMP
4 3 (1.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.08%) FlexPod
6 6 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.73%) Life Science
7 5 (1.73%) Replication
8 3 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.04%) RMADS
9 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.69%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.69%) IPTV
10 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.35%) IVR
10 1 (0.35%) Tandem
10 1 (0.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 101 (34.95%) Windows
2 64 (22.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (20.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (14.88%) Windows 7
5 22 (7.61%) Windows 8
6 15 (5.19%) Windows XP
7 14 (4.84%) Linux
8 10 (3.46%) UNIX
9 9 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.08%) CentOS
10 6 (2.08%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.04%) NetWare
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.35%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) AIX
13 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (31.83%) ITIL
2 42 (14.53%) Load Balancing
3 32 (11.07%) Network Design
4 29 (10.03%) Project Management
5 28 (9.69%) Service Delivery
6 27 (9.34%) Mentoring
7 26 (9.00%) PRINCE2
8 21 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.57%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (5.19%) Change Management
11 12 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (3.81%) Migration
12 11 (3.81%) Business Continuity
12 11 (3.81%) Information Security
12 11 (3.81%) Cash Management
13 10 (3.46%) Network Architecture
13 10 (3.46%) WAN Optimisation
13 10 (3.46%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (3.11%) Mobile Device Management
15 8 (2.77%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.96%) SQL
2 13 (4.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.08%) PHP
4 3 (1.04%) C
5 2 (0.69%) VBScript
5 2 (0.69%) VB
6 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 201 (69.55%) CCNA
2 127 (43.94%) CCNP
3 73 (25.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (19.72%) MCSE
5 52 (17.99%) CCIE
6 41 (14.19%) Degree
7 33 (11.42%) MCTS
8 32 (11.07%) MCITP
9 28 (9.69%) MCSA
9 28 (9.69%) MCP
10 23 (7.96%) CISSP
11 18 (6.23%) Security Cleared
12 16 (5.54%) CCENT
12 16 (5.54%) JNCIA
13 14 (4.84%) SC Cleared
13 14 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (3.81%) HP ASE
16 10 (3.46%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.03%) SLA
2 7 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (1.04%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (20.07%) Active Directory
2 45 (15.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.69%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.15%) vSphere
5 10 (3.46%) ISA Server
6 8 (2.77%) XenApp
7 7 (2.42%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.38%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.04%) XenServer
9 3 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.69%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (3.46%) SCCM
3 9 (3.11%) SCOM
4 5 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.73%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.38%) WSUS
6 3 (1.04%) MOM
6 3 (1.04%) Cisco LMS
7 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.69%) OpenView
7 2 (0.69%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.35%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 225 (77.85%) Cisco
2 90 (31.14%) Microsoft
3 74 (25.61%) VMware
4 57 (19.72%) Juniper
5 41 (14.19%) HP
6 38 (13.15%) Citrix
6 38 (13.15%) CheckPoint
7 31 (10.73%) F5
8 21 (7.27%) Dell
9 18 (6.23%) IBM
10 16 (5.54%) Blue Coat
11 14 (4.84%) EMC
12 12 (4.15%) NetApp
13 11 (3.81%) BT
14 10 (3.46%) Huawei
14 10 (3.46%) Riverbed
14 10 (3.46%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.42%) Websense
16 6 (2.08%) Avaya
16 6 (2.08%) Rackspace
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
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Merseyside
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Northwich
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, certified training, Overtime
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
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Rochdale
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
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Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £20k bonus
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Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
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Manchester
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