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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 67 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 12 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.67% 2.98% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.63% 10.64% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,200 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
139 188 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.39% 27.98% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 114 167 113
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 August 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 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 6 £56,500 +61.42%
Cannock -2 2 £41,250 -
Tamworth +1 1 £32,500 -16.66%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (72.73%) VPN
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 14 (63.64%) Load Balancing
4 13 (59.09%) CCNA
5 11 (50.00%) WAN
6 10 (45.45%) Juniper
6 10 (45.45%) Network Security
7 9 (40.91%) CCNP
7 9 (40.91%) LAN
7 9 (40.91%) Internet
8 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
8 8 (36.36%) CCSP
9 7 (31.82%) ITIL
9 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
9 7 (31.82%) Security Management
9 7 (31.82%) Fortinet
9 7 (31.82%) Network Architecture
10 5 (22.73%) VLAN
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) MCSE
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (22.73%) SAN
11 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
11 4 (18.18%) B2B
11 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (13.64%) MCITP
12 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) Wireless
12 3 (13.64%) Telecoms

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) VPN
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) Network Security
4 9 (40.91%) LAN
4 9 (40.91%) Internet
5 5 (22.73%) VLAN
5 5 (22.73%) SAN
6 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) WLAN
8 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) DHCP
8 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.09%) DNS
8 2 (9.09%) DMZ
8 2 (9.09%) PABX
9 1 (4.55%) DWDM
9 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Load Balancing
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Security Management
2 7 (31.82%) Network Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) B2B
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.55%) Email Management
6 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CCNA
2 9 (40.91%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCSP
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) MCITP
6 2 (9.09%) MCP
6 2 (9.09%) CISSP
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) MCTS
6 2 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) Juniper
3 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 7 (31.82%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) ProCurve
6 2 (9.09%) WatchGuard
6 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
6 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel