Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 41 29
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.06% 0.68% 1.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.80% 1.50% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +102.38%
10th Percentile £26,900 £36,750 £34,000
90th Percentile £43,375 £43,250 £51,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +66.67%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Belfast
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 125 133 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 34.72% 45.39% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 104 34
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £21,475 £26,075 £27,875
90th Percentile £50,625 £55,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +41.67%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

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

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Belfast over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) IP Telephony
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Fintech
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
6 4 (36.36%) Network Security
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
1 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) IP Telephony
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (9.09%) BGP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 1 (9.09%) OSPF
7 1 (9.09%) SNMP
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior
2 4 (36.36%) Junior Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Fintech
3 1 (9.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Security Patching
3 2 (18.18%) Threat Detection
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) A+ Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (9.09%) Polycom