The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 21 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.76% 3.29% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.79% 6.02% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,948 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -3.65%
Cisco Certification
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 83 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.52% 54.61% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 32
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Belfast

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Belfast

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) MCITP
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Dell
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) NetWare
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (14.29%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Novell
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec