Period
to 22 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 119 143
Rank change year-on-year -25 +24 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 152 203 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.05% 2.77% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.21% 12.97% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 133 155 113
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 £29,400 £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 1,489 1,565 1,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.07% 21.34% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,176 1,282 1,421
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
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 22 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 22 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 -7 5 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Salford +3 4 £36,000 - 5
Bolton +7 1 £20,000 - 3
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 138 (90.79%) Cisco
2 80 (52.63%) CCNA
2 80 (52.63%) Firewall
3 71 (46.71%) CCNP
4 51 (33.55%) MPLS
5 50 (32.89%) VPN
6 45 (29.61%) WAN
7 43 (28.29%) LAN
8 42 (27.63%) Juniper
9 41 (26.97%) BGP
10 39 (25.66%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (25.00%) Windows
12 37 (24.34%) Active Directory
13 36 (23.68%) Ethernet
13 36 (23.68%) Microsoft
14 34 (22.37%) VoIP
14 34 (22.37%) ITIL
15 31 (20.39%) Data Centre
16 26 (17.11%) OSPF
16 26 (17.11%) Network Security
17 25 (16.45%) Wireless
17 25 (16.45%) DNS
17 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (15.13%) Windows Server
20 22 (14.47%) F5
20 22 (14.47%) PCI DSS
20 22 (14.47%) CCIE
20 22 (14.47%) Telecoms
21 21 (13.82%) CCDP

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 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.29%) IIS
3 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.97%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.66%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.66%) JBoss
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.82%) Office 365
2 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (52.63%) Firewall
2 51 (33.55%) MPLS
3 50 (32.89%) VPN
4 45 (29.61%) WAN
5 43 (28.29%) LAN
6 41 (26.97%) BGP
7 39 (25.66%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (23.68%) Ethernet
9 34 (22.37%) VoIP
10 26 (17.11%) Network Security
10 26 (17.11%) OSPF
11 25 (16.45%) DNS
11 25 (16.45%) Wireless
12 21 (13.82%) Broadband
12 21 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (13.16%) IPsec
13 20 (13.16%) VLAN
14 18 (11.84%) EIGRP
14 18 (11.84%) VRRP
14 18 (11.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (14.47%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.26%) Finance
3 4 (2.63%) Games
3 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Law
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 23 (15.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (11.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) Network Specialist
5 14 (9.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) Architect
9 9 (5.92%) Cisco Architect
9 9 (5.92%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) Implementation Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) Network Security Specialist
9 9 (5.92%) Security Specialist
10 8 (5.26%) IP Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) IT Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.66%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.39%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (6.58%) PKI
3 10 (6.58%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.95%) Clustering
4 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.29%) Replication
6 4 (2.63%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.63%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.00%) Windows
2 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (15.13%) Windows Server
4 10 (6.58%) Linux
4 10 (6.58%) Windows 10
4 10 (6.58%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.92%) Unix
5 9 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) CentOS
6 1 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.37%) ITIL
2 18 (11.84%) Configuration Management
3 17 (11.18%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (10.53%) Change Management
5 15 (9.87%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (7.89%) Presales
6 12 (7.89%) Proactive Monitoring
6 12 (7.89%) Release Management
6 12 (7.89%) Service Management
7 11 (7.24%) Change Control
7 11 (7.24%) High Availability
7 11 (7.24%) Network Management
8 10 (6.58%) Coaching
8 10 (6.58%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.92%) Network Design
9 9 (5.92%) Web Filtering
10 8 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 7 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.95%) ITSM
12 6 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.50%) SQL
2 9 (5.92%) Perl
3 8 (5.26%) PHP
3 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.26%) Python
4 6 (3.95%) C#
4 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.29%) C
6 1 (0.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 80 (52.63%) CCNA
2 71 (46.71%) CCNP
3 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (14.47%) CCIE
5 21 (13.82%) CCDP
5 21 (13.82%) MCSE
6 17 (11.18%) JNCIP
7 14 (9.21%) MCSA
8 12 (7.89%) Degree
9 6 (3.95%) CISSP
9 6 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.29%) CREST Certified
10 5 (3.29%) MCP
10 5 (3.29%) SANS
10 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
10 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.63%) GCIA
11 4 (2.63%) GCIH
11 4 (2.63%) JNCIE
11 4 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.47%) PCI DSS
2 18 (11.84%) SLA
3 8 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 37 (24.34%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.89%) Firmware
3 11 (7.24%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.63%) Snort
6 1 (0.66%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.66%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (11.18%) Cacti
2 9 (5.92%) Nagios
2 9 (5.92%) OpenNMS
2 9 (5.92%) Puppet
2 9 (5.92%) RANCID
2 9 (5.92%) SCCM
3 7 (4.61%) FortiGate
4 5 (3.29%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.63%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.66%) TrustSec
7 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 138 (90.79%) Cisco
2 42 (27.63%) Juniper
3 36 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.47%) F5
5 19 (12.50%) VMware
6 17 (11.18%) CheckPoint
6 17 (11.18%) Ericsson
7 11 (7.24%) Huawei
7 11 (7.24%) IronPort
7 11 (7.24%) Palo Alto
8 9 (5.92%) SolarWinds
9 8 (5.26%) HP
10 7 (4.61%) Polycom
10 7 (4.61%) Siemens
11 6 (3.95%) Brocade
11 6 (3.95%) Foundry
11 6 (3.95%) Redback
12 4 (2.63%) NetWitness
12 4 (2.63%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.63%) Splunk