The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 37 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 17 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.40% 4.82% 5.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.82% 20.37% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 37
Median salary £34,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.45% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,750 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,243 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +4.10% -3.40%  

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 Cardiff.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 123 162 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 24.60% 23.68% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 101 144 173
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Cardiff over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 32 (86.49%) CCNA
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
3 22 (59.46%) VMware
4 20 (54.05%) Firewall
5 18 (48.65%) Cisco
6 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
6 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
7 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
7 14 (37.84%) MCSE
8 13 (35.14%) Wireless
8 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
8 13 (35.14%) Office 365
9 12 (32.43%) SAN
10 11 (29.73%) ITIL
10 11 (29.73%) Dell
10 11 (29.73%) CCNP
11 9 (24.32%) Veeam
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (21.62%) SLA
13 7 (18.92%) LAN
14 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
14 6 (16.22%) VPN
14 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
14 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) Wireless
3 12 (32.43%) SAN
4 7 (18.92%) LAN
5 6 (16.22%) VPN
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.51%) WAN
7 4 (10.81%) Network Security
7 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.11%) DNS
8 3 (8.11%) EIGRP
8 3 (8.11%) NetScaler
9 2 (5.41%) ADSL
9 2 (5.41%) BGP
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.41%) DHCP
9 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (5.41%) IGRP
9 2 (5.41%) OSPF
9 2 (5.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Project Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Support
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) IVR
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Network Design
5 1 (2.70%) BCP
5 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) CCNA
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (37.84%) MCSE
4 11 (29.73%) CCNP
5 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (13.51%) CCA
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.41%) CCDP
8 2 (5.41%) Degree
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Cisco
3 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) Dell
5 9 (24.32%) Veeam
6 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.81%) Apple
7 4 (10.81%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.70%) Aruba
9 1 (2.70%) Avaya
9 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.70%) EMC