Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 71 79
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 25 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.79% 1.65% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.90% 8.52% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 10
Lancashire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £21,325 £28,350 £28,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £36,250
North West median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.63% -10.59% +10.03%

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 210 176 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 23.41% 19.32% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 176 151 198
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £49,375 £46,250 £58,225
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +12 14 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Burnley -1 4 £22,000 -36.69%
Nelson - 3 - -
Blackburn +5 2 £46,000 +58.62%
Skelmersdale - 1 £30,000 -
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) CCNA
3 20 (80.00%) CCNP
4 16 (64.00%) VMware
5 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (56.00%) Firewall
6 13 (52.00%) MCP
7 9 (36.00%) MCSE
7 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (36.00%) A+ Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Juniper
7 9 (36.00%) ITIL
7 9 (36.00%) MPLS
7 9 (36.00%) BGP
7 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 9 (36.00%) SCCM
7 9 (36.00%) Network Security
7 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (32.00%) MCSA
9 7 (28.00%) Network Management
10 6 (24.00%) Network Design
10 6 (24.00%) JNCIP
10 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (24.00%) OSPF
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
11 5 (20.00%) WAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) BGP
2 9 (36.00%) MPLS
2 9 (36.00%) Network Security
3 6 (24.00%) OSPF
4 5 (20.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) VLAN
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless Security
8 1 (4.00%) SMS
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) IT Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) IT Support
2 9 (36.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Support Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Network Management
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Network Design
4 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) CCNA
2 20 (80.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) MCP
4 9 (36.00%) A+ Certification
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 9 (36.00%) MCSE
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (32.00%) MCSA
6 6 (24.00%) JNCIP
7 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) F5