Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 146 119
Rank change year-on-year +69 -27 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 270 153 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.97% 2.06% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.73% 10.09% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 253 137 156
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +5.26% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,850 £25,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £59,223 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +51.85% -2.50% -5.88%

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 1,614 1,516 1,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.70% 20.42% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,350 1,208 1,317
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,800
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 +30 95 £60,000 +103.39% 3
Cheadle - 11 £25,000 -
Bolton - 9 £24,000 - 1
Stockport +14 5 £30,000 - 1
Wigan - 5 - -
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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.

1 159 (58.89%) Cisco
2 135 (50.00%) Windows
3 120 (44.44%) CCNA
4 111 (41.11%) Microsoft
5 109 (40.37%) Active Directory
6 107 (39.63%) Linux
7 105 (38.89%) Incident Management
8 104 (38.52%) Degree
8 104 (38.52%) OWASP
9 100 (37.04%) CISSP
10 98 (36.30%) Microsoft Azure
10 98 (36.30%) Penetration Testing
10 98 (36.30%) Information Security
11 97 (35.93%) Amazon AWS
11 97 (35.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 97 (35.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 96 (35.56%) SIEM
13 95 (35.19%) Data Loss Prevention
13 95 (35.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 95 (35.19%) Security Management
13 95 (35.19%) Risk Management
14 90 (33.33%) CCNP
15 73 (27.04%) Firewall
16 65 (24.07%) WAN
17 63 (23.33%) LAN
18 59 (21.85%) Data Centre
19 46 (17.04%) Cisco ASA
20 45 (16.67%) MPLS
21 44 (16.30%) Wireless
22 42 (15.56%) CCIE

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 16 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.96%) Apache
2 8 (2.96%) IIS
2 8 (2.96%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.96%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.48%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.11%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 98 (36.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (35.93%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.22%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (27.04%) Firewall
2 65 (24.07%) WAN
3 63 (23.33%) LAN
4 46 (17.04%) Cisco ASA
5 45 (16.67%) MPLS
6 44 (16.30%) Wireless
7 40 (14.81%) BGP
8 35 (12.96%) Cisco Firepower
9 25 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (7.04%) DNS
10 19 (7.04%) TCP/IP
11 18 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (6.30%) Cisco ISE
12 17 (6.30%) VoIP
12 17 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (5.93%) Cisco Wireless
13 16 (5.93%) Network Security
13 16 (5.93%) NX-OS
14 14 (5.19%) SSL
15 11 (4.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.48%) Big Data
2 4 (1.48%) MySQL
3 3 (1.11%) Apache Hive
3 3 (1.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (1.11%) CodeSonar
1 3 (1.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.11%) git-flow
1 3 (1.11%) JIRA
1 3 (1.11%) Robot Framework
1 3 (1.11%) Selenium
2 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 26 (9.63%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (0.37%) Electronics
4 1 (0.37%) Local Government
4 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (35.19%) Information Manager
1 95 (35.19%) Information Security Manager
1 95 (35.19%) Security Manager
2 46 (17.04%) Network Engineer
3 35 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
4 27 (10.00%) Consultant
4 27 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 25 (9.26%) Cisco Consultant
5 25 (9.26%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 24 (8.89%) Architect
7 20 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (7.04%) Analyst
8 19 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.04%) IP Architect
9 15 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
9 15 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.07%) IP Engineer
11 11 (4.07%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.11%) .NET
1 3 (1.11%) .NET Framework
1 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
1 3 (1.11%) Django
1 3 (1.11%) HTML
1 3 (1.11%) Java EE
1 3 (1.11%) LAMP
1 3 (1.11%) Node.js
1 3 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (1.11%) REST
1 3 (1.11%) SOAP
1 3 (1.11%) Spring MVC
1 3 (1.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 59 (21.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.59%) Driving Licence
2 7 (2.59%) IVR
3 5 (1.85%) FlexPod
4 4 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.37%) NHS
6 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 135 (50.00%) Windows
2 107 (39.63%) Linux
3 23 (8.52%) Windows Server
4 14 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.33%) Windows 10
5 9 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.96%) Unix
7 6 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.48%) Android
10 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.37%) Debian
11 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (38.89%) Incident Management
2 104 (38.52%) OWASP
3 98 (36.30%) Information Security
3 98 (36.30%) Penetration Testing
4 96 (35.56%) SIEM
5 95 (35.19%) Data Loss Prevention
5 95 (35.19%) Risk Management
5 95 (35.19%) Security Management
5 95 (35.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 35 (12.96%) ITIL
7 27 (10.00%) Change Management
8 20 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 15 (5.56%) Load Balancing
10 13 (4.81%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.07%) Presales
12 9 (3.33%) Project Management
13 8 (2.96%) DNA
13 8 (2.96%) Proactive Monitoring
13 8 (2.96%) Problem Management
13 8 (2.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.33%) SQL
2 7 (2.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.48%) C#
4 4 (1.48%) Java
4 4 (1.48%) PHP
4 4 (1.48%) Python
5 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.11%) C
5 3 (1.11%) C++
5 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
5 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (44.44%) CCNA
2 104 (38.52%) Degree
3 100 (37.04%) CISSP
4 97 (35.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 90 (33.33%) CCNP
6 42 (15.56%) CCIE
7 19 (7.04%) JNCIE
8 16 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (3.70%) MCSA
10 9 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.96%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (2.59%) MCP
13 6 (2.22%) MCSE
14 5 (1.85%) CCDP
14 5 (1.85%) NCDA
14 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
14 5 (1.85%) VCAP
15 3 (1.11%) CCENT
15 3 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
15 3 (1.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (35.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (8.89%) PMO
3 12 (4.44%) SLA
4 9 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 109 (40.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.85%) vSphere
4 3 (1.11%) Docker
5 2 (0.74%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (9.26%) Stealthwatch
2 12 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 8 (2.96%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.11%) Puppet
4 3 (1.11%) Salt
5 1 (0.37%) Cacti
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
5 1 (0.37%) Nessus
5 1 (0.37%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.37%) RANCID
5 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 159 (58.89%) Cisco
2 111 (41.11%) Microsoft
3 40 (14.81%) Juniper
4 34 (12.59%) CheckPoint
5 28 (10.37%) Palo Alto
6 26 (9.63%) VMware
7 25 (9.26%) IronPort
7 25 (9.26%) Meraki
8 24 (8.89%) Fortinet
9 19 (7.04%) F5
10 17 (6.30%) NetApp
11 11 (4.07%) SolarWinds
12 8 (2.96%) Citrix
13 7 (2.59%) Veeam
14 6 (2.22%) Huawei
15 5 (1.85%) Forcepoint
16 4 (1.48%) Mitel
16 4 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
17 3 (1.11%) Genesys
17 3 (1.11%) Sophos