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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 82 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 33 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.08% 1.89% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 4.59% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 20
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -8.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,900 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.25%
Cisco Certification
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
632 610 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.80% 41.13% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 484 516 585
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 38 (70.37%) CCNP
2 34 (62.96%) Firewall
3 30 (55.56%) Cisco
4 27 (50.00%) CCNA
4 27 (50.00%) WAN
4 27 (50.00%) BGP
5 26 (48.15%) MPLS
6 24 (44.44%) VMware
7 20 (37.04%) Network Security
8 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (33.33%) CISSP
9 16 (29.63%) EIGRP
10 15 (27.78%) Citrix
10 15 (27.78%) SIEM
10 15 (27.78%) DMVPN
11 14 (25.93%) Wireless
11 14 (25.93%) Security Architecture
11 14 (25.93%) Fortinet
12 13 (24.07%) VLAN
13 12 (22.22%) Fat Client
13 12 (22.22%) OSPF
13 12 (22.22%) Juniper
13 12 (22.22%) Thin Client
13 12 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
14 11 (20.37%) Network Design
15 10 (18.52%) VPN
15 10 (18.52%) DNS
15 10 (18.52%) LAN
15 10 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 9 (16.67%) Load Balancing

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) Firewall
2 27 (50.00%) WAN
2 27 (50.00%) BGP
3 26 (48.15%) MPLS
4 20 (37.04%) Network Security
5 16 (29.63%) EIGRP
6 15 (27.78%) DMVPN
7 14 (25.93%) Wireless
8 13 (24.07%) VLAN
9 12 (22.22%) OSPF
10 10 (18.52%) VPN
10 10 (18.52%) DNS
10 10 (18.52%) LAN
10 10 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (12.96%) DHCP
12 6 (11.11%) Ethernet
12 6 (11.11%) Junos
13 5 (9.26%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (9.26%) SNMP
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Security Specialist
3 9 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 9 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
4 8 (14.81%) Security Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Junior
6 4 (7.41%) Junior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Thin Client
1 12 (22.22%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) SIEM
2 14 (25.93%) Security Architecture
3 12 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
4 11 (20.37%) Network Design
5 9 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 8 (14.81%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) Network Management
7 5 (9.26%) Change Control
7 5 (9.26%) Coaching
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security
10 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
10 2 (3.70%) Project Management
10 2 (3.70%) Change Management
10 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (70.37%) CCNP
2 27 (50.00%) CCNA
3 18 (33.33%) CISSP
4 6 (11.11%) CCIE
4 6 (11.11%) JNCIE
5 4 (7.41%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.56%) Degree
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.70%) CISM
7 2 (3.70%) CCDP
7 2 (3.70%) CCIP
7 2 (3.70%) MCSE
7 2 (3.70%) MCSA
7 2 (3.70%) MCITP
8 1 (1.85%) VCP4
8 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) OPNET
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) Cisco
2 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Citrix
4 14 (25.93%) Fortinet
5 12 (22.22%) Juniper
6 8 (14.81%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) Riverbed
7 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds
7 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.26%) F5
9 4 (7.41%) Polycom
9 4 (7.41%) Aruba
9 4 (7.41%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.70%) Redback
10 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.85%) Kaseya
11 1 (1.85%) Dell
11 1 (1.85%) Mitel
11 1 (1.85%) Dell KACE