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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 145 112 126
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 110 143 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.48% 2.11% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.12% 9.14% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 90 130 121
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £25,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1797 1564 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.20% 23.10% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1464 1327 1596
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
Manchester -42 69 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Cheshire -13 24 £55,000 -15.38% 11
Merseyside +11 5 £35,500 +29.09%
Cumbria - 4 £42,500 -
Lancashire +2 1 £30,000 -21.56% 1
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 157 (79.29%) CCNA
2 125 (63.13%) Cisco
3 83 (41.92%) CCNP
4 78 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 73 (36.87%) Windows
5 73 (36.87%) VMware
6 71 (35.86%) Firewall
7 69 (34.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (29.80%) Citrix
8 59 (29.80%) ITIL
9 55 (27.78%) MCSE
10 53 (26.77%) WAN
11 52 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 50 (25.25%) LAN
13 44 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 43 (21.72%) Hyper-V
15 42 (21.21%) SAN
16 39 (19.70%) Juniper
17 37 (18.69%) Active Directory
18 34 (17.17%) MCSA
19 32 (16.16%) SQL
19 32 (16.16%) MCITP
20 30 (15.15%) MCP
21 28 (14.14%) VPN
22 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
22 27 (13.64%) MS Exchange
22 27 (13.64%) Linux
23 26 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
24 24 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
24 24 (12.12%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 27 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.08%) IIS
3 15 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (3.54%) Lync
5 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.02%) TPMS
7 3 (1.52%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) nginx
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) Site Server
9 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.51%) Moodle
9 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.02%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) IaaS
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) PaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (35.86%) Firewall
2 53 (26.77%) WAN
3 50 (25.25%) LAN
4 42 (21.21%) SAN
5 28 (14.14%) VPN
6 24 (12.12%) DNS
6 24 (12.12%) Wireless
7 23 (11.62%) MPLS
7 23 (11.62%) Network Security
7 23 (11.62%) VLAN
8 19 (9.60%) OSPF
9 17 (8.59%) iSCSI
9 17 (8.59%) DHCP
10 15 (7.58%) Internet
10 15 (7.58%) NAS
11 14 (7.07%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (7.07%) BGP
11 14 (7.07%) Ethernet
11 14 (7.07%) TCP/IP
12 12 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.54%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (8.59%) Finance
2 16 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.02%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.01%) Banking
4 2 (1.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Billing
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (29.29%) Network Engineer
2 21 (10.61%) Support Engineer
3 20 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
4 19 (9.60%) Analyst
5 16 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.58%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (6.57%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.06%) Security Engineer
8 12 (6.06%) Architect
9 11 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 8 (4.04%) Consultant
10 8 (4.04%) Network Manager
11 7 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.54%) Technical Manager
12 6 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
13 5 (2.53%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.53%) Service Manager
13 5 (2.53%) Security Manager
13 5 (2.53%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.53%) SOAP
1 5 (2.53%) Web Services
1 5 (2.53%) Ember.js
1 5 (2.53%) RESTful
1 5 (2.53%) WCF
1 5 (2.53%) jQuery
2 1 (0.51%) NHibernate
2 1 (0.51%) COM
2 1 (0.51%) CSS
2 1 (0.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.54%) Replication
3 6 (3.03%) Tandem
4 4 (2.02%) CMDB
4 4 (2.02%) GIS
5 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.01%) iPhone
6 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.01%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) VLE
7 1 (0.51%) PKI
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.51%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.51%) Celerra
7 1 (0.51%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 73 (36.87%) Windows
2 27 (13.64%) Linux
3 26 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (9.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.04%) Windows XP
7 7 (3.54%) UNIX
8 6 (3.03%) AIX
9 5 (2.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.52%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.01%) zOS
11 2 (1.01%) MVS
11 2 (1.01%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.80%) ITIL
2 19 (9.60%) Project Management
3 16 (8.08%) Information Security
3 16 (8.08%) Change Management
4 15 (7.58%) Service Management
5 14 (7.07%) Problem Management
5 14 (7.07%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.06%) Network Management
6 12 (6.06%) SIEM
6 12 (6.06%) Migration
7 11 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.05%) Change Control
8 10 (5.05%) Business Continuity
8 10 (5.05%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (4.55%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (4.55%) Cyber Security
10 8 (4.04%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.16%) SQL
2 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.04%) C
4 5 (2.53%) C#
4 5 (2.53%) Delphi
4 5 (2.53%) T-SQL
4 5 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.53%) PHP
5 2 (1.01%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 157 (79.29%) CCNA
2 83 (41.92%) CCNP
3 69 (34.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (27.78%) MCSE
5 44 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (17.17%) MCSA
7 32 (16.16%) MCITP
8 30 (15.15%) MCP
9 24 (12.12%) CCA
9 24 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
10 22 (11.11%) Degree
11 20 (10.10%) MCTS
12 19 (9.60%) CISSP
12 19 (9.60%) A+ Certification
13 13 (6.57%) CCDP
13 13 (6.57%) Security Cleared
14 12 (6.06%) SC Cleared
15 10 (5.05%) VCAP
16 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
17 7 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (21.72%) Hyper-V
3 37 (18.69%) Active Directory
4 13 (6.57%) XenDesktop
4 13 (6.57%) vSphere
5 12 (6.06%) XenApp
6 6 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.53%) NFS
8 4 (2.02%) XenServer
9 3 (1.52%) Xen
10 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.01%) Firmware
11 1 (0.51%) Samba
11 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.55%) SCCM
2 9 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.51%) WSUS
4 1 (0.51%) Cacti
Vendors
1 125 (63.13%) Cisco
2 78 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 73 (36.87%) VMware
4 59 (29.80%) Citrix
5 39 (19.70%) Juniper
6 19 (9.60%) CheckPoint
7 18 (9.09%) HP
8 14 (7.07%) Symantec
9 13 (6.57%) NetApp
10 12 (6.06%) ArcSight
10 12 (6.06%) McAfee
11 10 (5.05%) Sophos
12 7 (3.54%) Aruba
12 7 (3.54%) Fortinet
13 6 (3.03%) SonicWALL
14 5 (2.53%) BT
15 4 (2.02%) Riverbed
15 4 (2.02%) SolarWinds
15 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
16 3 (1.52%) Blue Coat
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