The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 28 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.91% 1.75% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.51% 3.70% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +83.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year - -5.02%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast.

Academic & Professional Certification
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 54 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 25.91% 47.37% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 20
Median salary £30,750 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.12% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Belfast

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Tandberg

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (25.00%) VMware