The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 8 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.63% 11.11% 50.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.86% 28.21% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £39,000 £57,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.17% +40.24%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.25%
Cisco Certification
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 39 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 65.12% 39.39% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Bridgend

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
2 14 (87.50%) Juniper
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
4 11 (68.75%) Blue Coat
4 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
4 11 (68.75%) McAfee
4 11 (68.75%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (56.25%) Network Design
5 9 (56.25%) F5
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) MS Office
7 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
7 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
7 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
8 6 (37.50%) Aruba
8 6 (37.50%) JNCIS
8 6 (37.50%) SonicWALL
8 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (37.50%) Lumension
8 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (37.50%) CCSE
8 6 (37.50%) OSPF
8 6 (37.50%) BGP
8 6 (37.50%) Websense
8 6 (37.50%) Linux

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) RIP
3 6 (37.50%) OSPF
3 6 (37.50%) BGP
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (6.25%) PBX
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (37.50%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
1 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNP
2 6 (37.50%) CCSE
2 6 (37.50%) JNCIS
3 4 (25.00%) CCSP
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Juniper
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) McAfee
3 11 (68.75%) Blue Coat
4 9 (56.25%) F5
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Websense
6 6 (37.50%) Lumension
6 6 (37.50%) SonicWALL
6 6 (37.50%) Aruba
7 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
7 4 (25.00%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) Avaya