Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 139 128
Rank change year-on-year +34 -11 +54
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 208 170 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.88% 2.19% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 9.90% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 148 147
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -12.79%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,675 £26,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,000 £51,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -6.25%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,525 1,717 1,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.08% 22.12% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,407 1,442
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Altrincham +24 61 £60,000 +103.39% 1
Cheadle +14 12 £25,000 +19.05% 1
Bolton +20 8 £21,000 -58.00%
Stockport +5 5 £17,000 -60.00% 1
Wigan - 5 - -
Rochdale -8 1 £25,500 -34.62% 1
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 125 (60.10%) Cisco
2 118 (56.73%) CCNA
3 97 (46.63%) Windows
4 86 (41.35%) Microsoft
5 81 (38.94%) Incident Management
6 78 (37.50%) Linux
7 74 (35.58%) Active Directory
7 74 (35.58%) CISSP
8 71 (34.13%) CCNP
9 70 (33.65%) Penetration Testing
10 65 (31.25%) Information Security
10 65 (31.25%) Degree
10 65 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 64 (30.77%) Firewall
12 63 (30.29%) Amazon AWS
13 60 (28.85%) OWASP
13 60 (28.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 60 (28.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 60 (28.85%) Security Management
13 60 (28.85%) Risk Management
13 60 (28.85%) SIEM
13 60 (28.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 60 (28.85%) Data Loss Prevention
14 50 (24.04%) WAN
15 44 (21.15%) LAN
16 39 (18.75%) Wireless
17 36 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
18 35 (16.83%) Fortinet
19 34 (16.35%) Juniper
20 33 (15.87%) MPLS

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (6.73%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.81%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.48%) Apache
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 65 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (30.29%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.77%) Office 365
4 6 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (30.77%) Firewall
2 50 (24.04%) WAN
3 44 (21.15%) LAN
4 39 (18.75%) Wireless
5 36 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (15.87%) MPLS
7 25 (12.02%) BGP
8 20 (9.62%) VoIP
8 20 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (8.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (8.17%) Network Security
11 16 (7.69%) DNS
12 15 (7.21%) Cisco Firepower
13 14 (6.73%) Cisco ISE
14 13 (6.25%) ADSL
14 13 (6.25%) Ethernet
15 12 (5.77%) SAN
15 12 (5.77%) SSL
15 12 (5.77%) TCP/IP
16 11 (5.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.29%) MySQL
3 10 (4.81%) Apache Hive
3 10 (4.81%) Big Data
3 10 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (4.81%) Bitbucket
1 10 (4.81%) CodeSonar
1 10 (4.81%) Git (software)
1 10 (4.81%) git-flow
1 10 (4.81%) JIRA
1 10 (4.81%) Robot Framework
1 10 (4.81%) Selenium
General
1 31 (14.90%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.37%) Retail
3 3 (1.44%) Advertising
3 3 (1.44%) Finance
4 1 (0.48%) Games
4 1 (0.48%) Local Government
4 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (30.77%) Security Manager
2 60 (28.85%) Information Manager
2 60 (28.85%) Information Security Manager
3 52 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 37 (17.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (11.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 21 (10.10%) Consultant
7 20 (9.62%) Cisco Consultant
7 20 (9.62%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 20 (9.62%) Security Consultant
8 17 (8.17%) Analyst
9 16 (7.69%) Architect
10 14 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.25%) IP Engineer
11 13 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
12 12 (5.77%) IP Network Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Junior Cisco Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Junior Network Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.29%) .NET
2 10 (4.81%) .NET Framework
2 10 (4.81%) ASP.NET
2 10 (4.81%) Django
2 10 (4.81%) Java EE
2 10 (4.81%) LAMP
2 10 (4.81%) Node.js
2 10 (4.81%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (4.81%) REST
2 10 (4.81%) SOAP
2 10 (4.81%) Spring MVC
2 10 (4.81%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.06%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 97 (46.63%) Windows
2 78 (37.50%) Linux
3 19 (9.13%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.29%) Android
6 10 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.81%) Mac OS X
7 9 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.40%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.44%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.48%) Debian
10 1 (0.48%) Fedora
10 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.48%) Unix
10 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.94%) Incident Management
2 70 (33.65%) Penetration Testing
3 65 (31.25%) Information Security
4 60 (28.85%) Data Loss Prevention
4 60 (28.85%) OWASP
4 60 (28.85%) Risk Management
4 60 (28.85%) Security Management
4 60 (28.85%) SIEM
4 60 (28.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 26 (12.50%) ITIL
6 21 (10.10%) Problem Management
7 15 (7.21%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (5.77%) Asset Management
8 12 (5.77%) Change Management
9 11 (5.29%) Change Control
9 11 (5.29%) Service Management
10 10 (4.81%) Load Balancing
10 10 (4.81%) Multithreading
10 10 (4.81%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.77%) C
1 12 (5.77%) C#
1 12 (5.77%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.29%) Java
2 11 (5.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.29%) PHP
2 11 (5.29%) Python
3 10 (4.81%) Bash Shell
3 10 (4.81%) C++
3 10 (4.81%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.96%) SQL
5 1 (0.48%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.48%) Perl
5 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (56.73%) CCNA
2 74 (35.58%) CISSP
3 71 (34.13%) CCNP
4 65 (31.25%) Degree
5 60 (28.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 20 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (9.62%) Network+ Certification
7 19 (9.13%) MCSE
8 18 (8.65%) Security Cleared
9 14 (6.73%) CCIE
10 10 (4.81%) CompTIA Security+
10 10 (4.81%) DV Cleared
10 10 (4.81%) GIAC
10 10 (4.81%) Linux+ Certification
10 10 (4.81%) SANS
10 10 (4.81%) SSCP
11 9 (4.33%) CCDP
12 7 (3.37%) CCENT
12 7 (3.37%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (28.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (10.10%) SLA
3 13 (6.25%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 74 (35.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.81%) Docker
3 10 (4.81%) vSphere
4 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.48%) Firmware
5 1 (0.48%) vCloud
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.48%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (6.73%) Stealthwatch
2 10 (4.81%) FortiGate
2 10 (4.81%) Puppet
2 10 (4.81%) Salt
3 2 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.48%) Cacti
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) RANCID
4 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 125 (60.10%) Cisco
2 86 (41.35%) Microsoft
3 35 (16.83%) Fortinet
4 34 (16.35%) Juniper
5 21 (10.10%) Palo Alto
6 20 (9.62%) VMware
7 18 (8.65%) Meraki
8 15 (7.21%) CheckPoint
9 14 (6.73%) Citrix
9 14 (6.73%) IronPort
10 13 (6.25%) NetApp
11 11 (5.29%) Huawei
12 7 (3.37%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.40%) Forcepoint
14 4 (1.92%) F5
14 4 (1.92%) HP
14 4 (1.92%) Nortel
15 3 (1.44%) Dell
15 3 (1.44%) MikroTik
15 3 (1.44%) Sophos