Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 114 67
Rank change year-on-year -36 -47 +36
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 261 336 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.03% 2.72% 3.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.15% 9.41% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 201 306 479
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £28,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,850
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,650 3,571 4,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.34% 28.93% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,818 2,717 3,366
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +3.33%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -31 138 £47,500 +11.76% 39
Cambridgeshire -25 67 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Bedfordshire -25 24 £45,000 -14.29% 13
Essex +9 22 £50,000 -9.09% 37
Suffolk +2 9 £42,500 +10.39% 12
Norfolk +4 2 £28,250 -13.08% 13
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 211 (80.84%) Cisco
2 170 (65.13%) CCNA
3 158 (60.54%) CCNP
4 115 (44.06%) Firewall
5 88 (33.72%) WAN
6 75 (28.74%) LAN
7 70 (26.82%) Juniper
8 65 (24.90%) Windows
8 65 (24.90%) VMware
9 64 (24.52%) Cisco ASA
10 60 (22.99%) Network Security
11 53 (20.31%) Data Centre
12 50 (19.16%) SLA
13 49 (18.77%) ITIL
14 48 (18.39%) Active Directory
14 48 (18.39%) CheckPoint
15 47 (18.01%) Microsoft
16 46 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 44 (16.86%) VPN
18 43 (16.48%) Palo Alto
19 42 (16.09%) Windows Server
20 41 (15.71%) Wireless
21 39 (14.94%) Cisco Nexus
22 38 (14.56%) CCIE
23 37 (14.18%) DNS
24 36 (13.79%) Linux
25 35 (13.41%) Internet
25 35 (13.41%) BGP
26 34 (13.03%) MCSE
26 34 (13.03%) VLAN

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (2.30%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (4.60%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.07%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.90%) Office 365
4 11 (4.21%) IaaS
5 8 (3.07%) Akamai
6 6 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.92%) SaaS
8 4 (1.53%) PaaS
9 2 (0.77%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 115 (44.06%) Firewall
2 88 (33.72%) WAN
3 75 (28.74%) LAN
4 64 (24.52%) Cisco ASA
5 60 (22.99%) Network Security
6 44 (16.86%) VPN
7 41 (15.71%) Wireless
8 39 (14.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (14.18%) DNS
10 35 (13.41%) BGP
10 35 (13.41%) Internet
11 34 (13.03%) VLAN
12 33 (12.64%) MPLS
13 31 (11.88%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (11.11%) OSPF
15 26 (9.96%) DHCP
16 22 (8.43%) VoIP
16 22 (8.43%) Wi-Fi
17 19 (7.28%) IPsec
18 17 (6.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.53%) Big Data
3 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.07%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.77%) Selenium
2 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.38%) AutoIt
General
1 20 (7.66%) Finance
2 14 (5.36%) Retail
3 12 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.92%) Electronics
5 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.77%) Military
7 1 (0.38%) German Language
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (27.20%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.03%) Analyst
3 28 (10.73%) Architect
4 26 (9.96%) Consultant
5 23 (8.81%) Cisco Consultant
5 23 (8.81%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (8.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 22 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (6.90%) Security Consultant
8 17 (6.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (6.51%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 16 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (5.75%) Support Engineer
11 14 (5.36%) Network Architect
11 14 (5.36%) Service Analyst
12 13 (4.98%) NOC Engineer
12 13 (4.98%) Security Analyst
13 12 (4.60%) Operations Analyst
13 12 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.36%) Web Services
2 11 (4.21%) 802.1X
3 8 (3.07%) HTML
3 8 (3.07%) XML
4 5 (1.92%) XMPP
5 3 (1.15%) Flash
6 1 (0.38%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.31%) Data Centre
2 28 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.43%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (7.66%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.36%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.21%) Fintech
7 10 (3.83%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (3.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 8 (3.07%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.30%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.92%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.92%) Digital TV
11 5 (1.92%) GPGPU
11 5 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.92%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.53%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.77%) Clustering
13 2 (0.77%) EMC VMAX
13 2 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.90%) Windows
2 42 (16.09%) Windows Server
3 36 (13.79%) Linux
4 19 (7.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.45%) Unix
7 6 (2.30%) CentOS
8 5 (1.92%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.92%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.92%) Solaris
9 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.77%) ITIL
2 29 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 27 (10.34%) Network Management
4 26 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (9.20%) Data Loss Prevention
6 23 (8.81%) Security Operations
7 22 (8.43%) SIEM
8 21 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (8.05%) Kalman Filter
8 21 (8.05%) Mentoring
9 20 (7.66%) Event Correlation
10 19 (7.28%) Load Balancing
11 16 (6.13%) Network Architecture
12 15 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (5.75%) Line Management
13 14 (5.36%) Information Security
13 14 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
14 13 (4.98%) Business Development
14 13 (4.98%) Computer Security
14 13 (4.98%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.13%) PowerShell
2 12 (4.60%) Python
3 7 (2.68%) C
4 3 (1.15%) SQL
4 3 (1.15%) VBScript
5 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.77%) R
6 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 170 (65.13%) CCNA
2 158 (60.54%) CCNP
3 46 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (14.56%) CCIE
5 34 (13.03%) MCSE
6 28 (10.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (10.34%) Degree
8 25 (9.58%) Security Cleared
9 23 (8.81%) SC Cleared
10 22 (8.43%) CISSP
11 21 (8.05%) RHCE
12 18 (6.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 18 (6.90%) CCSP
13 17 (6.51%) SSCP
14 16 (6.13%) CSSLP
14 16 (6.13%) GCWN
14 16 (6.13%) ISSAP
14 16 (6.13%) ISSEP
14 16 (6.13%) RHCA
14 16 (6.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (19.16%) SLA
2 18 (6.90%) PMO
3 5 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (18.39%) Active Directory
2 31 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.05%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.07%) VMware NSX
5 5 (1.92%) Docker
5 5 (1.92%) LXC
5 5 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.92%) Xen
6 4 (1.53%) vSphere
6 4 (1.53%) XenApp
7 3 (1.15%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
9 1 (0.38%) KVM
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.38%) NFS
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (4.60%) Puppet
1 12 (4.60%) vCenter Server
2 9 (3.45%) RSA Security Analytics
3 8 (3.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.07%) vRealize
4 6 (2.30%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (1.92%) Grafana
5 5 (1.92%) Graphite
5 5 (1.92%) Graylog
5 5 (1.92%) Kibana
5 5 (1.92%) logstash
5 5 (1.92%) SCCM
6 4 (1.53%) Ansible
7 2 (0.77%) Cacti
8 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.38%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 211 (80.84%) Cisco
2 70 (26.82%) Juniper
3 65 (24.90%) VMware
4 48 (18.39%) CheckPoint
5 47 (18.01%) Microsoft
6 43 (16.48%) Palo Alto
7 32 (12.26%) Citrix
8 29 (11.11%) F5
9 23 (8.81%) Red Hat
10 20 (7.66%) Aruba
11 14 (5.36%) Blue Coat
11 14 (5.36%) Fortinet
11 14 (5.36%) Meraki
11 14 (5.36%) Splunk
12 12 (4.60%) NetApp
13 11 (4.21%) Symantec
14 10 (3.83%) Brocade
14 10 (3.83%) Riverbed
14 10 (3.83%) Sourcefire
15 9 (3.45%) Arista