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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 95 112 98
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 0.74% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 1.98% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 18
Average salary £41,500 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.75% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
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
575 655 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.57% 37.30% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 474 492 493
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,079 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 33 (70.21%) CCNP
2 32 (68.09%) WAN
3 31 (65.96%) Firewall
4 23 (48.94%) Cisco
5 21 (44.68%) MPLS
6 20 (42.55%) VMware
6 20 (42.55%) CCNA
7 19 (40.43%) BGP
8 18 (38.30%) WAN Optimisation
9 16 (34.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 16 (34.04%) DDoS Mitigation
9 16 (34.04%) Network Security
9 16 (34.04%) EIGRP
10 15 (31.91%) Citrix
10 15 (31.91%) CISSP
10 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
10 15 (31.91%) DMVPN
10 15 (31.91%) SIEM
11 14 (29.79%) Security Architecture
12 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
12 13 (27.66%) VPN
12 13 (27.66%) LAN
13 12 (25.53%) Juniper
13 12 (25.53%) Thin Client
13 12 (25.53%) Wireless
13 12 (25.53%) VLAN
13 12 (25.53%) Riverbed
13 12 (25.53%) SolarWinds
13 12 (25.53%) Fat Client

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) WAN
2 31 (65.96%) Firewall
3 21 (44.68%) MPLS
4 19 (40.43%) BGP
5 16 (34.04%) EIGRP
5 16 (34.04%) Network Security
6 15 (31.91%) DMVPN
7 13 (27.66%) LAN
7 13 (27.66%) VPN
8 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (25.53%) VLAN
8 12 (25.53%) Wireless
9 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
10 7 (14.89%) VoIP
11 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (8.51%) OSPF
13 3 (6.38%) DNS
13 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (4.26%) DHCP
General
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Network Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Security Specialist
3 9 (19.15%) Network Security Specialist
3 9 (19.15%) Network Specialist
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Security Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Network Support
8 1 (2.13%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.13%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 15 (31.91%) Data Centre
3 12 (25.53%) Thin Client
3 12 (25.53%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.26%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) WAN Optimisation
2 16 (34.04%) DDoS Mitigation
3 15 (31.91%) SIEM
4 14 (29.79%) Security Architecture
5 13 (27.66%) Load Balancing
6 10 (21.28%) Network Design
7 7 (14.89%) ITIL
8 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.64%) Kanban
8 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (10.64%) Coaching
9 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (4.26%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) Change Control
10 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security
11 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
11 1 (2.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (70.21%) CCNP
2 20 (42.55%) CCNA
3 15 (31.91%) CISSP
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.51%) JNCIA
5 3 (6.38%) MCSA
6 2 (4.26%) MCSE
6 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CISM
6 2 (4.26%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.13%) MCP
7 1 (2.13%) CCIE
7 1 (2.13%) MCTS
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) vSphere
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) OPNET
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Cisco
2 20 (42.55%) VMware
3 15 (31.91%) Citrix
4 12 (25.53%) Juniper
4 12 (25.53%) Riverbed
4 12 (25.53%) SolarWinds
5 10 (21.28%) Fortinet
6 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.89%) F5
8 6 (12.77%) SonicWALL
9 5 (10.64%) HP
9 5 (10.64%) Splunk
10 1 (2.13%) Brocade