The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 54 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 23 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.03% 5.34% 3.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.94% 19.33% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 21
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,950 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Cisco Certification
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
154 119 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.26% 27.61% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 134 99 191
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Sheffield

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (71.70%) Cisco
2 29 (54.72%) Firewall
3 21 (39.62%) CCIE
3 21 (39.62%) CCNP
4 19 (35.85%) CCNA
5 18 (33.96%) Juniper
6 16 (30.19%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (28.30%) LAN
8 13 (24.53%) MCSE
8 13 (24.53%) Windows
8 13 (24.53%) CCDP
8 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (22.64%) HP
10 11 (20.75%) CCDA
10 11 (20.75%) CheckPoint
10 11 (20.75%) Load Balancing
11 10 (18.87%) F5
12 9 (16.98%) Unified Communications
12 9 (16.98%) VMware
12 9 (16.98%) DNS
12 9 (16.98%) ITIL
13 8 (15.09%) MCSA
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
13 8 (15.09%) Business Continuity
13 8 (15.09%) SAN
13 8 (15.09%) MPLS
13 8 (15.09%) OSPF
13 8 (15.09%) BGP
13 8 (15.09%) Change Control
13 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Lync
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
1 3 (5.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) Firewall
2 16 (30.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (28.30%) LAN
4 9 (16.98%) DNS
4 9 (16.98%) Unified Communications
5 8 (15.09%) SAN
5 8 (15.09%) MPLS
5 8 (15.09%) OSPF
5 8 (15.09%) BGP
6 7 (13.21%) WAN
7 6 (11.32%) Ethernet
7 6 (11.32%) Wireless
7 6 (11.32%) VPLS
8 3 (5.66%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (5.66%) PBX
9 2 (3.77%) DHCP
9 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.77%) IPv6
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Technical Design Authority
2 13 (24.53%) Architect
3 12 (22.64%) Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (15.09%) Network Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Solutions Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) IP Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Network Support
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Field Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Load Balancing
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
3 8 (15.09%) Business Continuity
3 8 (15.09%) Change Control
3 8 (15.09%) Capacity Management
4 7 (13.21%) Network Design
5 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.77%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Business Transformation
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) C
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) CCIE
1 21 (39.62%) CCNP
2 19 (35.85%) CCNA
3 13 (24.53%) MCSE
3 13 (24.53%) CCDP
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (20.75%) CCDA
5 8 (15.09%) MCSA
6 7 (13.21%) JNCIE
7 6 (11.32%) CCDE
7 6 (11.32%) CCIP
7 6 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.66%) MCTS
8 3 (5.66%) MCITP
8 3 (5.66%) Degree
9 2 (3.77%) MCP
10 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) CCSA
10 1 (1.89%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 18 (33.96%) Juniper
3 12 (22.64%) HP
4 11 (20.75%) CheckPoint
5 10 (18.87%) F5
6 9 (16.98%) VMware
7 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.32%) NetApp
8 6 (11.32%) Redback
9 5 (9.43%) EMC
10 2 (3.77%) Citrix
11 1 (1.89%) Symantec