The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 52 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 19 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.20% 3.31% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.57% 10.44% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 9
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,200 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 182 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.57% 31.71% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 157 135
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +2 12 £33,750 -35.71%
Tamworth +6 4 £20,000 -42.85%
Cannock +14 1 - -
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 26 (70.27%) CCNA
2 25 (67.57%) Cisco
3 21 (56.76%) WAN
4 20 (54.05%) LAN
5 19 (51.35%) CCNP
6 14 (37.84%) Citrix
6 14 (37.84%) Firewall
6 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
6 14 (37.84%) VPN
7 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
8 12 (32.43%) Windows
9 9 (24.32%) Wireless
9 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
9 9 (24.32%) F5
10 8 (21.62%) MCITP
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (21.62%) MS Office
10 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
10 8 (21.62%) MCSE
10 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) DNS
11 7 (18.92%) DHCP
11 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (18.92%) MCTS
12 6 (16.22%) Network Security
12 6 (16.22%) Fortinet
12 6 (16.22%) SonicWALL
12 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
12 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
12 6 (16.22%) Games

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) WAN
2 20 (54.05%) LAN
3 14 (37.84%) Firewall
3 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 9 (24.32%) Wireless
4 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
5 7 (18.92%) DNS
5 7 (18.92%) DHCP
6 6 (16.22%) Network Security
6 6 (16.22%) NetScaler
7 4 (10.81%) VLAN
7 4 (10.81%) Internet
7 4 (10.81%) MPLS
8 3 (8.11%) BGP
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (8.11%) PABX
9 2 (5.41%) VoIP
10 1 (2.70%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Games
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Network Specialist
2 6 (16.22%) Security Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Security Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (5.41%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.51%) Change Management
3 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.11%) Security Management
4 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.70%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.70%) Email Management
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) CCNA
2 19 (51.35%) CCNP
3 8 (21.62%) MCITP
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (21.62%) MCSE
4 7 (18.92%) MCTS
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
5 3 (8.11%) CCSP
6 2 (5.41%) MCP
7 1 (2.70%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 14 (37.84%) Citrix
3 9 (24.32%) F5
4 6 (16.22%) Fortinet
4 6 (16.22%) SonicWALL
4 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) WatchGuard
5 5 (13.51%) ProCurve
6 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper
7 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) Avaya
9 1 (2.70%) Nortel
9 1 (2.70%) Mitel