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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
North West / Lancashire
Rank 44 49 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.92% 1.21% 3.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.19% 3.74% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,753 £44,500
% change year-on-year -0.59% -3.92%  

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 79 107 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 19.22% 32.42% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 67 81 79
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +22.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 25 (92.59%) CCNP
2 24 (88.89%) Firewall
3 23 (85.19%) Cisco
4 21 (77.78%) Mentoring
4 21 (77.78%) MPLS
4 21 (77.78%) OSPF
4 21 (77.78%) BGP
5 20 (74.07%) Juniper
5 20 (74.07%) JNCIP
6 19 (70.37%) Network Management
6 19 (70.37%) Network Design
7 17 (62.96%) Network Security
7 17 (62.96%) Risk Assessment
8 16 (59.26%) CCNA
9 7 (25.93%) LAN
9 7 (25.93%) WAN
10 4 (14.81%) Data Analytics
10 4 (14.81%) Analytics
10 4 (14.81%) SaaS
11 3 (11.11%) Degree
12 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
12 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
12 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (7.41%) F5
12 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
12 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
12 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) Firewall
2 21 (77.78%) BGP
2 21 (77.78%) MPLS
2 21 (77.78%) OSPF
3 17 (62.96%) Network Security
4 7 (25.93%) LAN
4 7 (25.93%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Network Engineer
2 20 (74.07%) Lead Network Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 19 (70.37%) Network Design
2 19 (70.37%) Network Management
3 17 (62.96%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) CCNP
2 20 (74.07%) JNCIP
3 16 (59.26%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCP
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Juniper
3 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Dell
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
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