Period
to 12 April 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 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 150 149 83
Rank change year-on-year -1 -66 +74
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 48 76 223
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.30% 1.55% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.96% 9.29% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 56 206
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,000 £29,875
25th Percentile £42,625 £40,313 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.40% -7.73% +29.41%
75th Percentile £62,500 £64,688 £65,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £83,750 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -19.05% +26.51%

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 603 818 1,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.33% 16.72% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 437 606 1,172
10th Percentile £30,300 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +10.47%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 12 April 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 12 April 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
Cheadle 0 1 - - 1
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 12 April 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 35 (72.92%) Cisco
2 28 (58.33%) CCNA
3 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 19 (39.58%) CCNP
5 18 (37.50%) Firewall
6 13 (27.08%) AWS
7 12 (25.00%) VMware
8 11 (22.92%) Wireless
8 11 (22.92%) Network Security
8 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (20.83%) WAN
10 9 (18.75%) VoIP
10 9 (18.75%) Azure
10 9 (18.75%) Banking
11 8 (16.67%) Network Design
11 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 8 (16.67%) LAN
11 8 (16.67%) Linux
11 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (16.67%) Juniper
11 8 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
11 8 (16.67%) BGP
11 8 (16.67%) MPLS
12 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (14.58%) CISSP
12 7 (14.58%) CCIE
12 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
14 5 (10.42%) Telecoms

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 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) AWS
2 9 (18.75%) Azure
3 5 (10.42%) IaaS
3 5 (10.42%) PaaS
3 5 (10.42%) SaaS
4 4 (8.33%) GCP
5 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) Firewall
2 11 (22.92%) Network Security
2 11 (22.92%) Wireless
3 10 (20.83%) WAN
4 9 (18.75%) VoIP
5 8 (16.67%) BGP
5 8 (16.67%) LAN
5 8 (16.67%) MPLS
6 5 (10.42%) SD-WAN
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (8.33%) DHCP
7 4 (8.33%) DNS
7 4 (8.33%) OSPF
7 4 (8.33%) Unified Communications
7 4 (8.33%) VPN
8 3 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (6.25%) NX-OS
8 3 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Big Data
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (18.75%) Banking
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Administrator
2 8 (16.67%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 8 (16.67%) Network Administrator
2 8 (16.67%) Trainee
2 8 (16.67%) Trainee Administrator
2 8 (16.67%) Trainee Network Administrator
3 6 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Cloud Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Security Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) OAuth
1 2 (4.17%) OAuth2
1 2 (4.17%) SAML
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.08%) NHS
2 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (16.67%) Network Design
3 7 (14.58%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) Information Security
4 5 (10.42%) Security Architecture
4 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.33%) Security Operations
5 4 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (6.25%) Analytics
6 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.25%) Software Licensing
6 3 (6.25%) Threat Management
6 3 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) CCNA
2 19 (39.58%) CCNP
3 8 (16.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (14.58%) CCIE
4 7 (14.58%) CISSP
5 5 (10.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (10.42%) CEH
6 4 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 4 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (8.33%) DBS Check
6 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 4 (8.33%) MCP
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 4 (8.33%) SSCP
7 3 (6.25%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.08%) GIAC
8 1 (2.08%) ISACA
8 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) NCSC
3 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 2 (4.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.25%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (4.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Juniper
5 5 (10.42%) Fortinet
6 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.25%) Adobe
7 3 (6.25%) Apple
7 3 (6.25%) Aruba
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (4.17%) Darktrace
8 2 (4.17%) McAfee
8 2 (4.17%) Meraki
8 2 (4.17%) WatchGuard