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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 54 62
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 14 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.15% 1.10% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.91% 5.38% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 10
Median salary £42,500 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% -10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £34,100 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -3.40%  

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 Lancashire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 93 145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 19.82% 20.39% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 125
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Lancashire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Nelson - 5 £58,750 -
Blackburn -3 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Preston - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
1 25 (96.15%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) Juniper
3 23 (88.46%) CCNP
4 21 (80.77%) MPLS
4 21 (80.77%) BGP
5 20 (76.92%) CCNA
6 19 (73.08%) OSPF
7 17 (65.38%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (65.38%) Network Design
7 17 (65.38%) JNCIP
7 17 (65.38%) Network Security
7 17 (65.38%) Network Management
7 17 (65.38%) Mentoring
8 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (23.08%) F5
9 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
11 4 (15.38%) WAN
11 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
11 4 (15.38%) VPN
12 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
12 3 (11.54%) Broadband
13 2 (7.69%) xDSL
13 2 (7.69%) IPsec
13 2 (7.69%) SSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) Firewall
2 21 (80.77%) BGP
2 21 (80.77%) MPLS
3 19 (73.08%) OSPF
4 17 (65.38%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) Broadband
8 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (7.69%) IPv4
8 2 (7.69%) L2TP
8 2 (7.69%) PPP
8 2 (7.69%) SSL
8 2 (7.69%) xDSL
9 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Network Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Lead Network Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) AIX
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Mentoring
1 17 (65.38%) Network Design
1 17 (65.38%) Network Management
1 17 (65.38%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) CCNP
2 20 (76.92%) CCNA
3 17 (65.38%) JNCIP
4 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) CCSP
6 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) F5
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
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