The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 24 23 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 96 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.47% 7.56% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 28.57% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 88 75 22
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
352 287 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.07% 26.48% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 294 252 204
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,643 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Cisco Certification
Wales

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in South Wales

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +3 57 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Caerphilly +2 10 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Bridgend +16 8 £36,500 -28.78% 2
Gwent - 2 £40,000 -
Newport -1 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco Certification
Wales

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

1 163 (94.22%) Cisco
2 125 (72.25%) Firewall
3 118 (68.21%) CCNP
4 91 (52.60%) CCNA
5 68 (39.31%) F5
6 62 (35.84%) LAN
7 56 (32.37%) CheckPoint
8 55 (31.79%) WAN
9 53 (30.64%) ITIL
10 52 (30.06%) VMware
10 52 (30.06%) Cisco ASA
11 50 (28.90%) Juniper
12 44 (25.43%) Microsoft
13 39 (22.54%) SC Cleared
13 39 (22.54%) Security Cleared
14 37 (21.39%) BGP
15 36 (20.81%) Windows
16 34 (19.65%) VPN
17 33 (19.08%) SLA
18 31 (17.92%) HP
19 30 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (14.45%) MPLS
21 25 (14.45%) HSRP
22 23 (13.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 23 (13.29%) Network Design
22 23 (13.29%) MCSE
23 22 (12.72%) Internet
24 21 (12.14%) Active Directory
24 21 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (10.40%) Lync
2 16 (9.25%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.09%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.47%) Apache
6 5 (2.89%) Site Server
6 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.31%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.31%) IIS
8 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.09%) Office 365
2 9 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 125 (72.25%) Firewall
2 62 (35.84%) LAN
3 55 (31.79%) WAN
4 52 (30.06%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (21.39%) BGP
6 34 (19.65%) VPN
7 25 (14.45%) MPLS
7 25 (14.45%) HSRP
8 22 (12.72%) Internet
9 21 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (11.56%) SAN
11 18 (10.40%) OSPF
11 18 (10.40%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (9.25%) VRRP
13 14 (8.09%) IPsec
14 13 (7.51%) Network Security
14 13 (7.51%) Wireless
15 12 (6.94%) EIGRP
15 12 (6.94%) DHCP
15 12 (6.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) MySQL
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (8.67%) Advertising
2 12 (6.94%) Finance
3 8 (4.62%) Legal
4 6 (3.47%) Retail
5 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 85 (49.13%) Network Engineer
2 19 (10.98%) Support Engineer
2 19 (10.98%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (9.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (6.94%) Project Engineer
6 10 (5.78%) Architect
7 9 (5.20%) Consultant
7 9 (5.20%) Security Engineer
7 9 (5.20%) Service Desk Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) Network Support
8 8 (4.62%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.05%) Network Architect
9 7 (4.05%) Escalation Engineer
10 6 (3.47%) Operations Team Leader
10 6 (3.47%) Network Operations Team Leader
10 6 (3.47%) Network Team Leader
10 6 (3.47%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.31%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.73%) Statistics
2 3 (1.73%) EqualLogic
3 2 (1.16%) e-Health
4 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.81%) Windows
2 15 (8.67%) Linux
3 13 (7.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.05%) UNIX
7 5 (2.89%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.89%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.31%) Windows 2000
8 4 (2.31%) Solaris
9 3 (1.73%) AIX
9 3 (1.73%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.64%) ITIL
2 23 (13.29%) Network Design
3 20 (11.56%) Load Balancing
4 15 (8.67%) Project Management
5 14 (8.09%) Network Management
6 11 (6.36%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.20%) Email Migration
8 7 (4.05%) Capacity Management
9 6 (3.47%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.47%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.31%) TOGAF
10 4 (2.31%) Service Management
10 4 (2.31%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (1.73%) Change Management
11 3 (1.73%) Network Architecture
12 2 (1.16%) Network Load Balancing
12 2 (1.16%) Asset Management
12 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (0.58%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.73%) SQL
2 2 (1.16%) AWK
2 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 118 (68.21%) CCNP
2 91 (52.60%) CCNA
3 39 (22.54%) SC Cleared
3 39 (22.54%) Security Cleared
4 27 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (13.29%) MCSE
5 23 (13.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (9.25%) JNCIS
6 16 (9.25%) CCSE
7 14 (8.09%) CCIE
8 11 (6.36%) CCIP
9 10 (5.78%) CCENT
10 9 (5.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (5.20%) CISSP
10 9 (5.20%) CCDA
11 8 (4.62%) Degree
12 7 (4.05%) CCSA
12 7 (4.05%) JNCIE
12 7 (4.05%) JNCIA
12 7 (4.05%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.08%) SLA
2 7 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.05%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) GxP
System Software
1 30 (17.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (12.14%) Hyper-V
2 21 (12.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.62%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (3.47%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (3.47%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.73%) OpenView
4 2 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 163 (94.22%) Cisco
2 68 (39.31%) F5
3 56 (32.37%) CheckPoint
4 52 (30.06%) VMware
5 50 (28.90%) Juniper
6 44 (25.43%) Microsoft
7 31 (17.92%) HP
8 14 (8.09%) McAfee
9 13 (7.51%) SonicWALL
9 13 (7.51%) Dell
9 13 (7.51%) Citrix
10 10 (5.78%) Blue Coat
11 9 (5.20%) SolarWinds
12 8 (4.62%) Aruba
12 8 (4.62%) Avaya
13 7 (4.05%) SAP
13 7 (4.05%) Websense
13 7 (4.05%) WatchGuard
14 5 (2.89%) Lumension
14 5 (2.89%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift Allowance & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago