Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +32 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 37 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.82% 3.58% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 11.46% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 17
Median annual salary £37,500 £32,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -7.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £33,875 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £64,525 £53,750 £43,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +2.94%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 323 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 25.48% 31.27% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 149 153
Median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,875 £21,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,438 £55,386 £55,000
North West median annual salary £48,750 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.07% -1.14% +10.00%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Lancashire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Lancashire.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in Lancashire over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +20 6 £37,500 +50.00%
Lancaster - 4 £36,250 -
Accrington - 1 £62,500 -
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) FortiGate
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) MCSE
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) arcserve
5 4 (33.33%) Sophos
5 4 (33.33%) Intel
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Mitel
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) VoIP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (8.33%) LLU
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 3 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 2 (16.67%) Architecture Roadmap
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) DNA
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNA
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (25.00%) JNCIP
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) arcserve
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) Intel
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Mitel
3 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 4 (33.33%) Sophos
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki