Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 78 65
Rank change year-on-year +15 -13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 24 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.43% 2.00% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 6.91% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 16
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.84% -12.37%
10th Percentile £19,250 £35,000 £36,875
90th Percentile £46,700 £56,250 £50,000
North West median annual salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +2.63% -6.75% +5.84%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 204 376 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 20.63% 28.95% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 133 204 168
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £57,875
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Merseyside

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +12 15 £42,500 +6.25%
Wirral - 2 £29,500 -
Birkenhead - 1 £20,500 -
Southport - 1 £20,500 -
St Helens - 1 £20,500 -
Wallasey - 1 £20,500 -
Cisco Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
5 9 (37.50%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) Network Design
8 6 (25.00%) CCENT
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.83%) F5
9 5 (20.83%) Network Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (20.83%) A+ Certification
10 4 (16.67%) HP
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.67%) VoIP
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 4 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
11 3 (12.50%) VMware NSX
11 3 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
11 3 (12.50%) Network Management
11 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.50%) XenApp

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (16.67%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) BGP
5 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) ADSL
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) Intranet
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) ISDN
7 1 (4.17%) PSTN
7 1 (4.17%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) SMS
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Trainee
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
2 5 (20.83%) Network Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Statistics
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Presales
6 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) CCNA
1 11 (45.83%) CCNP
2 6 (25.00%) CCENT
3 5 (20.83%) A+ Certification
3 5 (20.83%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.50%) MCSE
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (4.17%) CCDE
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) VMware NSX
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Capita
7 1 (4.17%) Aruba
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp