Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 118 137
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 150 205 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.04% 2.77% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.14% 12.92% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 132 157 113
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88% +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 1,479 1,587 1,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.13% 21.43% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,170 1,298 1,415
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,875 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 21 January 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 January 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 -3 23 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Altrincham - 6 £29,500 -
Stockport -5 5 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Salford +2 4 £36,000 - 6
Cisco Certification
North West

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

1 136 (90.67%) Cisco
2 79 (52.67%) CCNA
3 78 (52.00%) Firewall
4 70 (46.67%) CCNP
5 51 (34.00%) MPLS
6 49 (32.67%) VPN
7 45 (30.00%) WAN
8 43 (28.67%) LAN
9 41 (27.33%) Juniper
9 41 (27.33%) BGP
10 38 (25.33%) Windows
10 38 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (24.67%) Active Directory
12 36 (24.00%) Ethernet
12 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
13 34 (22.67%) VoIP
13 34 (22.67%) ITIL
14 31 (20.67%) Data Centre
15 26 (17.33%) OSPF
16 25 (16.67%) Wireless
16 25 (16.67%) DNS
16 25 (16.67%) Network Security
16 25 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (15.33%) Windows Server
19 22 (14.67%) F5
19 22 (14.67%) PCI DSS
19 22 (14.67%) CCIE
19 22 (14.67%) Telecoms
20 21 (14.00%) Broadband

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 21 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.33%) IIS
3 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.67%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.67%) JBoss
6 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Office 365
2 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (52.00%) Firewall
2 51 (34.00%) MPLS
3 49 (32.67%) VPN
4 45 (30.00%) WAN
5 43 (28.67%) LAN
6 41 (27.33%) BGP
7 38 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (24.00%) Ethernet
9 34 (22.67%) VoIP
10 26 (17.33%) OSPF
11 25 (16.67%) DNS
11 25 (16.67%) Network Security
11 25 (16.67%) Wireless
12 21 (14.00%) Broadband
12 21 (14.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (13.33%) IPsec
13 20 (13.33%) VLAN
14 18 (12.00%) EIGRP
14 18 (12.00%) VRRP
14 18 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (14.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.33%) Finance
3 4 (2.67%) Games
3 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Law
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (31.33%) Network Engineer
2 23 (15.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (9.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Network Specialist
7 12 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Security Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Architect
10 9 (6.00%) Cisco Architect
10 9 (6.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 9 (6.00%) Implementation Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) IP Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Juniper Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Network Security Specialist
11 8 (5.33%) Security Specialist
12 7 (4.67%) IT Engineer
12 7 (4.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.33%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (0.67%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (6.00%) PKI
5 6 (4.00%) Clustering
5 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.33%) Replication
7 4 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.67%) FlexPod
7 4 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.33%) Windows
2 25 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (15.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.67%) Linux
4 10 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 10 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (6.00%) Unix
5 9 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) CentOS
6 1 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.67%) ITIL
2 18 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (11.33%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (10.67%) Change Management
5 15 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (8.00%) Presales
6 12 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 12 (8.00%) Service Management
7 11 (7.33%) Change Control
7 11 (7.33%) High Availability
7 11 (7.33%) Network Management
7 11 (7.33%) Release Management
8 10 (6.67%) Coaching
8 10 (6.67%) Load Balancing
9 9 (6.00%) Network Design
9 9 (6.00%) Web Filtering
10 8 (5.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.00%) ITSM
12 6 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.67%) SQL
2 9 (6.00%) Perl
3 8 (5.33%) PHP
3 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.33%) Python
4 6 (4.00%) C#
4 6 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.33%) C
6 1 (0.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 79 (52.67%) CCNA
2 70 (46.67%) CCNP
3 24 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (14.67%) CCIE
5 21 (14.00%) MCSE
6 20 (13.33%) CCDP
7 17 (11.33%) JNCIP
8 14 (9.33%) MCSA
9 12 (8.00%) Degree
10 6 (4.00%) CISSP
10 6 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (3.33%) CREST Certified
11 5 (3.33%) MCP
11 5 (3.33%) SANS
11 5 (3.33%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.33%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.67%) GCIA
12 4 (2.67%) GCIH
12 4 (2.67%) JNCIE
12 4 (2.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.67%) PCI DSS
2 18 (12.00%) SLA
3 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 37 (24.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.33%) Firmware
2 11 (7.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.67%) Snort
5 1 (0.67%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (11.33%) Cacti
2 9 (6.00%) Nagios
2 9 (6.00%) OpenNMS
2 9 (6.00%) Puppet
2 9 (6.00%) RANCID
2 9 (6.00%) SCCM
3 7 (4.67%) FortiGate
4 5 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 2 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.67%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 136 (90.67%) Cisco
2 41 (27.33%) Juniper
3 36 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.67%) F5
5 19 (12.67%) VMware
6 17 (11.33%) Ericsson
7 16 (10.67%) CheckPoint
8 11 (7.33%) Huawei
8 11 (7.33%) IronPort
8 11 (7.33%) Palo Alto
9 9 (6.00%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.33%) HP
11 7 (4.67%) Polycom
11 7 (4.67%) Siemens
12 6 (4.00%) Brocade
12 6 (4.00%) Foundry
12 6 (4.00%) Redback
13 4 (2.67%) NetWitness
13 4 (2.67%) Sourcefire
13 4 (2.67%) Splunk