The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 61 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.28% 2.11% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.61% 8.55% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 9
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £20,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £70,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
121 152 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.33% 24.68% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 104 138 143
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Burton-upon-Trent +9 3 £48,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +5 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Tamworth -4 2 £27,250 +36.25%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 20 (90.91%) WAN
1 20 (90.91%) VPN
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) LAN
3 17 (77.27%) CCNP
3 17 (77.27%) Load Balancing
4 16 (72.73%) CCNA
5 14 (63.64%) Cisco
6 12 (54.55%) Network Security
7 11 (50.00%) ITIL
8 9 (40.91%) SAN
8 9 (40.91%) VLAN
9 8 (36.36%) Internet
10 7 (31.82%) BGP
10 7 (31.82%) CCSP
10 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (31.82%) Juniper
11 6 (27.27%) Security Management
11 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
12 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
12 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
13 4 (18.18%) B2B
13 4 (18.18%) MCSE
13 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (18.18%) CCIP
13 4 (18.18%) MPLS
13 4 (18.18%) IPsec
13 4 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
14 3 (13.64%) Service Management
14 3 (13.64%) Law

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) WAN
1 20 (90.91%) VPN
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) LAN
3 12 (54.55%) Network Security
4 9 (40.91%) VLAN
4 9 (40.91%) SAN
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) BGP
6 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) IPsec
8 4 (18.18%) MPLS
9 3 (13.64%) OSPF
9 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
9 3 (13.64%) VoIP
9 3 (13.64%) WLAN
10 2 (9.09%) DMZ
11 1 (4.55%) DNS
11 1 (4.55%) DHCP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Security Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Load Balancing
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Security Management
3 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (18.18%) B2B
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
7 1 (4.55%) Email Management
7 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) CCNP
2 16 (72.73%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) CCSP
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCIP
4 4 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) MCITP
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Juniper
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix