Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 123 153 82
Rank change year-on-year +30 -71 +65
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 48 89 265
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.53% 1.58% 3.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.03% 9.37% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 325
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -20.83% +48.15%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,400 £67,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -29.17% +51.90%

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 435 950 1,588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.90% 16.91% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 332 719 1,352
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,275 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,462 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Manchester

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 2021. 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
Salford +20 2 £37,858 -15.87%
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 29 (60.42%) Firewall
3 26 (54.17%) CCNA
4 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 19 (39.58%) VMware
5 18 (37.50%) CCNP
5 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (31.25%) WAN
6 15 (31.25%) Network Security
6 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 13 (27.08%) Juniper
8 12 (25.00%) VoIP
8 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (22.92%) LAN
9 11 (22.92%) VPN
10 10 (20.83%) DNS
10 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 10 (20.83%) Windows
10 10 (20.83%) Banking
10 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
11 9 (18.75%) Unified Communications
11 9 (18.75%) Azure
11 9 (18.75%) AWS
11 9 (18.75%) DHCP
11 9 (18.75%) MCP

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 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) AWS
1 9 (18.75%) Azure
2 5 (10.42%) GCP
3 3 (6.25%) IaaS
3 3 (6.25%) PaaS
3 3 (6.25%) SaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) Network Security
2 15 (31.25%) WAN
3 12 (25.00%) VoIP
4 11 (22.92%) LAN
4 11 (22.92%) VPN
5 10 (20.83%) DNS
6 9 (18.75%) DHCP
6 9 (18.75%) Unified Communications
7 8 (16.67%) BGP
7 8 (16.67%) Wireless
8 7 (14.58%) MPLS
8 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (12.50%) OSPF
10 4 (8.33%) SSL
11 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
11 3 (6.25%) IPsec
11 3 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
12 2 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 10 (20.83%) Banking
2 5 (10.42%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) IT Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Cloud Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Design Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Network Design Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Security Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Switch Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Remote Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
1 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.42%) Information Security
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (10.42%) Network Design
3 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
3 5 (10.42%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.33%) Threat Management
4 4 (8.33%) Web Filtering
5 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 3 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.25%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) CCNA
2 18 (37.50%) CCNP
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (18.75%) CCIE
3 9 (18.75%) MCP
3 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 9 (18.75%) SSCP
4 7 (14.58%) CISSP
4 7 (14.58%) Degree
5 5 (10.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (10.42%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 5 (10.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (10.42%) DBS Check
6 4 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.25%) CEH
7 3 (6.25%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.25%) MCITP
7 3 (6.25%) MCSA
7 3 (6.25%) MCSE
7 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.25%) NCSC
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco
2 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (39.58%) VMware
3 13 (27.08%) Juniper
4 8 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 7 (14.58%) HP
6 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.33%) Aruba
8 3 (6.25%) Brocade
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix
9 2 (4.17%) F5
10 1 (2.08%) Meraki
10 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto