The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
North West / Cheshire
Rank 63 79 51
Rank change year-on-year +16 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 23 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.81% 1.77% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.76% 6.95% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 47
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £22,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -4.49%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 218 331 406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 20.41% 25.46% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 142 272 297
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Warrington +3 13 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Crewe - 5 £37,500 -
Northwich - 2 £24,500 -
Chester +4 1 £57,500 +57.53% 1
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 39 (86.67%) Cisco
2 31 (68.89%) CCNP
3 28 (62.22%) Firewall
4 22 (48.89%) CCNA
5 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 18 (40.00%) Service Management
6 17 (37.78%) SLA
7 15 (33.33%) ITIL
7 15 (33.33%) Unified Communications
7 15 (33.33%) Line Management
8 13 (28.89%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (28.89%) BC Cleared
8 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
8 13 (28.89%) Budget Control
9 12 (26.67%) Network Security
10 11 (24.44%) WAN
10 11 (24.44%) LAN
11 10 (22.22%) Juniper
12 9 (20.00%) MPLS
12 9 (20.00%) OSPF
12 9 (20.00%) BGP
12 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
13 8 (17.78%) Information Security
14 7 (15.56%) Ethernet
14 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
15 6 (13.33%) VoIP
15 6 (13.33%) Finance
15 6 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (13.33%) VLAN
16 5 (11.11%) JNCIA

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) G Suite
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 15 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 12 (26.67%) Network Security
4 11 (24.44%) LAN
4 11 (24.44%) WAN
5 9 (20.00%) BGP
5 9 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 9 (20.00%) MPLS
5 9 (20.00%) OSPF
6 7 (15.56%) Ethernet
6 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (13.33%) VLAN
7 6 (13.33%) VoIP
8 5 (11.11%) IGRP
9 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Network Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Network Manager
2 13 (28.89%) Network Operations Manager
2 13 (28.89%) Operations Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Network Security Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Support
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Firewall Support
5 2 (4.44%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Service Management
2 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (33.33%) Line Management
3 13 (28.89%) Budget Control
4 8 (17.78%) Information Security
5 5 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 5 (11.11%) Network Management
5 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (6.67%) Security Patching
7 3 (6.67%) Software Deployment
8 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) CCNP
2 22 (48.89%) CCNA
3 13 (28.89%) BC Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) CISSP
4 5 (11.11%) JNCIA
5 3 (6.67%) A+ Certification
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) CISA
7 1 (2.22%) CRISC
7 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) MCP
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) NCDA
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Cisco
2 10 (22.22%) Juniper
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Avaya
5 3 (6.67%) Aruba
6 2 (4.44%) 3Com
6 2 (4.44%) Draytek
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.22%) arcserve
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) Meraki
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.22%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
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