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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 135 161 117
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -44
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 123 89 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.89% 1.24% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.99% 5.40% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 125
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £55,000 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,948 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -3.65%
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
1540 1649 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.62% 23.05% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1277 1410
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +32 50 £33,500 +3.07% 7
Manchester -8 49 £47,500 +46.15% 14
Merseyside +24 9 £50,000 -13.79% 1
Lancashire -2 7 £32,500 - 2
Cumbria - 6 £16,000 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 264 (79.04%) Cisco
2 231 (69.16%) CCNA
3 151 (45.21%) CCNP
4 128 (38.32%) Firewall
5 115 (34.43%) Windows
6 111 (33.23%) WAN
7 102 (30.54%) Microsoft
8 101 (30.24%) LAN
9 98 (29.34%) ITIL
10 90 (26.95%) Juniper
11 87 (26.05%) VMware
12 84 (25.15%) MPLS
12 84 (25.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 70 (20.96%) Data Centre
14 69 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
14 69 (20.66%) Active Directory
14 69 (20.66%) MCSE
14 69 (20.66%) DNS
15 65 (19.46%) Finance
16 64 (19.16%) DHCP
17 63 (18.86%) BGP
18 59 (17.66%) VPN
19 58 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
20 57 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
21 54 (16.17%) MS Exchange
21 54 (16.17%) Network Security
22 53 (15.87%) VoIP
23 52 (15.57%) CCIE
23 52 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
24 51 (15.27%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (16.17%) MS Exchange
2 52 (15.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (6.59%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.89%) Lync
5 13 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.10%) nginx
8 6 (1.80%) IIS
8 6 (1.80%) Apache
9 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.30%) WordPress
10 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (13.47%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.08%) MS Office
3 6 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Magento
2 5 (1.50%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.78%) Office 365
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 128 (38.32%) Firewall
2 111 (33.23%) WAN
3 101 (30.24%) LAN
4 84 (25.15%) MPLS
5 69 (20.66%) DNS
6 64 (19.16%) DHCP
7 63 (18.86%) BGP
8 59 (17.66%) VPN
9 54 (16.17%) Network Security
10 53 (15.87%) VoIP
11 51 (15.27%) TCP/IP
12 49 (14.67%) Wireless
13 39 (11.68%) SAN
14 35 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (10.18%) OSPF
16 27 (8.08%) Internet
17 25 (7.49%) Cisco Nexus
18 23 (6.89%) Cisco IOS
19 22 (6.59%) VLAN
19 22 (6.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.69%) MySQL
3 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.30%) WinDbg
General
1 65 (19.46%) Finance
2 35 (10.48%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.80%) Legal
4 5 (1.50%) Retail
5 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.90%) Advertising
6 2 (0.60%) Games
6 2 (0.60%) Banking
6 2 (0.60%) Billing
6 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 101 (30.24%) Network Engineer
2 56 (16.77%) Consultant
3 39 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 34 (10.18%) Analyst
5 32 (9.58%) Cisco Engineer
6 27 (8.08%) Architect
7 26 (7.78%) Support Engineer
8 24 (7.19%) Senior Network Engineer
9 22 (6.59%) Technical Consultant
10 21 (6.29%) Senior Consultant
10 21 (6.29%) Network Security Engineer
10 21 (6.29%) Security Engineer
11 18 (5.39%) Administrator
12 16 (4.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 15 (4.49%) Network Architect
14 14 (4.19%) Network Consultant
15 13 (3.89%) IT Manager
16 12 (3.59%) Service Analyst
17 11 (3.29%) Network Analyst
17 11 (3.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.09%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.40%) COM
3 6 (1.80%) LAMP
4 3 (0.90%) JSP
5 1 (0.30%) ODBC
5 1 (0.30%) WSDL
5 1 (0.30%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.30%) OLE DB
5 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.30%) .NET
5 1 (0.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (20.96%) Data Centre
2 34 (10.18%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.50%) Replication
8 4 (1.20%) Life Science
9 3 (0.90%) RMADS
9 3 (0.90%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.90%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.60%) IPTV
10 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.60%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.30%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.30%) Tandem
11 1 (0.30%) PKI
11 1 (0.30%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 115 (34.43%) Windows
2 69 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (13.17%) Windows 7
5 22 (6.59%) Windows 8
6 19 (5.69%) Linux
7 16 (4.79%) Windows XP
7 16 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (3.59%) UNIX
9 8 (2.40%) CentOS
10 5 (1.50%) Solaris
11 3 (0.90%) NetWare
11 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.90%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.60%) AIX
13 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (29.34%) ITIL
2 46 (13.77%) Service Delivery
3 37 (11.08%) Network Design
4 32 (9.58%) Project Management
5 31 (9.28%) Mentoring
6 22 (6.59%) PRINCE2
7 21 (6.29%) Change Management
7 21 (6.29%) Load Balancing
8 20 (5.99%) Network Monitoring
9 18 (5.39%) Network Architecture
10 17 (5.09%) Migration
11 12 (3.59%) Information Security
12 11 (3.29%) Cash Management
12 11 (3.29%) Mobile Device Management
13 10 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (2.40%) Time Management
14 8 (2.40%) Network Management
14 8 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (2.40%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.68%) SQL
2 20 (5.99%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.80%) PHP
3 6 (1.80%) VB
4 4 (1.20%) C
5 3 (0.90%) VBScript
6 1 (0.30%) Java
6 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 231 (69.16%) CCNA
2 151 (45.21%) CCNP
3 84 (25.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (20.66%) MCSE
5 52 (15.57%) CCIE
6 41 (12.28%) MCITP
7 38 (11.38%) Degree
8 33 (9.88%) MCTS
9 30 (8.98%) MCSA
10 29 (8.68%) MCP
11 26 (7.78%) CISSP
12 22 (6.59%) JNCIA
13 19 (5.69%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (5.69%) Security Cleared
14 17 (5.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (5.09%) Citrix Certification
15 16 (4.79%) CCDA
15 16 (4.79%) CCSE
15 16 (4.79%) CCENT
16 14 (4.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.28%) SLA
2 9 (2.69%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.90%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (20.66%) Active Directory
2 57 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (9.88%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.89%) vSphere
5 12 (3.59%) XenDesktop
6 11 (3.29%) XenApp
7 10 (2.99%) ISA Server
8 6 (1.80%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.20%) XenServer
10 3 (0.90%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.60%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.30%) Xen
12 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (2.40%) SCCM
1 8 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.10%) SCOM
3 5 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.20%) WSUS
5 3 (0.90%) MOM
5 3 (0.90%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.90%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (0.60%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.60%) OpenView
6 2 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.30%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.30%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.30%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 264 (79.04%) Cisco
2 102 (30.54%) Microsoft
3 90 (26.95%) Juniper
4 87 (26.05%) VMware
5 44 (13.17%) HP
6 43 (12.87%) CheckPoint
7 40 (11.98%) F5
8 29 (8.68%) Citrix
9 24 (7.19%) Dell
9 24 (7.19%) IBM
9 24 (7.19%) Blue Coat
10 23 (6.89%) Riverbed
11 18 (5.39%) Fortinet
12 16 (4.79%) NetApp
13 15 (4.49%) EMC
14 10 (2.99%) BT
14 10 (2.99%) IronPort
14 10 (2.99%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.99%) Tufin
15 7 (2.10%) Huawei
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