Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 118 126
Rank change year-on-year -32 +8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 140 209 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.89% 2.72% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.92% 12.10% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 120 146 124
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,438
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.47% +3.59%
10th Percentile £22,400 £28,750 £23,175
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50% -

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 1,412 1,727 1,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.01% 22.48% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,085 1,364 1,386
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,375 £61,188
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Rochdale 0 27 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Stockport -2 5 £17,000 -59.04% 3
Altrincham +7 4 £29,500 -26.25% 2
Bolton - 4 £21,000 - 3
Salford -9 2 £36,000 +2.86% 4
Sale - 2 £25,000 - 2
Cheadle - 1 £25,000 -
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 123 (87.86%) Cisco
2 85 (60.71%) CCNA
3 81 (57.86%) Firewall
4 69 (49.29%) CCNP
5 45 (32.14%) WAN
5 45 (32.14%) LAN
6 42 (30.00%) VPN
7 41 (29.29%) MPLS
8 35 (25.00%) VoIP
9 32 (22.86%) BGP
9 32 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (22.14%) Data Centre
10 31 (22.14%) ITIL
11 30 (21.43%) Ethernet
12 29 (20.71%) Juniper
13 27 (19.29%) Telecoms
13 27 (19.29%) Network Security
14 25 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (17.14%) Broadband
16 22 (15.71%) OSPF
17 21 (15.00%) Firmware
17 21 (15.00%) Wireless
18 20 (14.29%) Change Management
18 20 (14.29%) Configuration Management
19 19 (13.57%) Microsoft
19 19 (13.57%) VLAN
20 18 (12.86%) PCI DSS
20 18 (12.86%) IPv4
20 18 (12.86%) IPv6

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 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) Apache
4 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) JBoss
4 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.71%) Office 365
3 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (57.86%) Firewall
2 45 (32.14%) LAN
2 45 (32.14%) WAN
3 42 (30.00%) VPN
4 41 (29.29%) MPLS
5 35 (25.00%) VoIP
6 32 (22.86%) BGP
6 32 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 27 (19.29%) Network Security
9 25 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
10 24 (17.14%) Broadband
11 22 (15.71%) OSPF
12 21 (15.00%) Wireless
13 19 (13.57%) VLAN
14 18 (12.86%) IPv4
14 18 (12.86%) IPv6
15 16 (11.43%) VRRP
16 15 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (10.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (19.29%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.57%) Games
3 10 (7.14%) Retail
4 6 (4.29%) Finance
5 2 (1.43%) Legal
5 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (37.86%) Network Engineer
2 21 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 14 (10.00%) Network Specialist
6 12 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Analyst
8 10 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) Network Security Specialist
8 10 (7.14%) Security Specialist
9 8 (5.71%) IP Engineer
9 8 (5.71%) IP Network Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Consultant
10 7 (5.00%) IP Design Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 7 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
11 6 (4.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.86%) .NET
3 3 (2.14%) Flash
3 3 (2.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (7.14%) PKI
3 10 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.86%) Replication
4 4 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.14%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.43%) Clustering
6 2 (1.43%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.14%) Windows
2 13 (9.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.29%) Linux
4 5 (3.57%) Unix
5 4 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (22.14%) ITIL
3 20 (14.29%) Change Management
3 20 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 18 (12.86%) Service Management
5 17 (12.14%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (9.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (9.29%) Release Management
7 12 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
7 12 (8.57%) Web Filtering
8 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.86%) Proactive Monitoring
9 10 (7.14%) Network Design
9 10 (7.14%) Presales
10 9 (6.43%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.43%) Information Security
10 9 (6.43%) Network Management
11 8 (5.71%) Coaching
11 8 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.71%) SQL
2 9 (6.43%) Perl
3 8 (5.71%) PHP
3 8 (5.71%) Python
4 6 (4.29%) C
5 4 (2.86%) C#
5 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.71%) Java
6 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 85 (60.71%) CCNA
2 69 (49.29%) CCNP
3 18 (12.86%) CCDP
4 12 (8.57%) JNCIP
4 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (7.86%) CCIE
5 11 (7.86%) CISSP
6 10 (7.14%) Degree
7 9 (6.43%) MCSA
8 8 (5.71%) MCSE
9 7 (5.00%) CISM
10 6 (4.29%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (3.57%) JNCIE
11 5 (3.57%) SANS
11 5 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (2.86%) CREST Certified
13 3 (2.14%) NCDA
13 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
13 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.86%) PCI DSS
2 15 (10.71%) SLA
3 6 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (15.00%) Firmware
2 18 (12.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.14%) Snort
5 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) FortiGate
2 10 (7.14%) Cacti
3 9 (6.43%) SCCM
4 8 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (5.71%) Nagios
4 8 (5.71%) OpenNMS
4 8 (5.71%) Puppet
4 8 (5.71%) RANCID
5 3 (2.14%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 2 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 123 (87.86%) Cisco
2 29 (20.71%) Juniper
3 19 (13.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.43%) Huawei
5 15 (10.71%) Ericsson
5 15 (10.71%) Fortinet
6 14 (10.00%) F5
7 12 (8.57%) SolarWinds
8 11 (7.86%) CheckPoint
9 10 (7.14%) HP
9 10 (7.14%) Meraki
10 8 (5.71%) VMware
11 6 (4.29%) IronPort
12 5 (3.57%) Brocade
12 5 (3.57%) Foundry
12 5 (3.57%) NetApp
12 5 (3.57%) Redback
13 3 (2.14%) McAfee
13 3 (2.14%) NetWitness
13 3 (2.14%) Siemens