Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 83 127
Rank change year-on-year -24 +44 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 310 396 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.04% 3.64% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.15% 11.09% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 297 341 276
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -10.84% -2.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +3.33%

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 South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3053 3572 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.89% 32.88% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2342 2797 2915
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the South West

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in the South West

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the South West

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire +3 128 £45,000 +28.57%
Gloucestershire -33 52 £45,000 -
Bristol -28 49 £40,000 -2.74% 3
Cornwall +37 39 £37,000 -
Dorset +25 26 £36,500 -2.67% 1
Somerset -34 8 £40,000 +23.08%
Devon -8 5 £20,500 -34.44% 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 230 (74.19%) Cisco
2 229 (73.87%) CCNA
3 145 (46.77%) Windows
4 132 (42.58%) CCNP
4 132 (42.58%) VMware
5 119 (38.39%) Security Cleared
6 118 (38.06%) Microsoft
7 107 (34.52%) DV Cleared
8 106 (34.19%) ITIL
9 97 (31.29%) LAN
9 97 (31.29%) WAN
10 96 (30.97%) Firewall
11 89 (28.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (25.81%) SC Cleared
13 68 (21.94%) Service Management
14 65 (20.97%) Wireless
14 65 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
15 64 (20.65%) Active Directory
16 63 (20.32%) SLA
17 60 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
18 57 (18.39%) Cisco Nexus
18 57 (18.39%) Network Security
19 53 (17.10%) Linux
20 52 (16.77%) DNS
21 51 (16.45%) CISSP
22 50 (16.13%) DHCP
22 50 (16.13%) Windows Server
23 47 (15.16%) TCP/IP
23 47 (15.16%) Nagios
24 43 (13.87%) Network Monitoring

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (2.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (1.61%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.29%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.65%) Apache
4 2 (0.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.65%) HipChat
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.45%) Office 365
2 11 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.61%) SaaS
4 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (31.29%) LAN
1 97 (31.29%) WAN
2 96 (30.97%) Firewall
3 65 (20.97%) Wireless
4 57 (18.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 57 (18.39%) Network Security
5 52 (16.77%) DNS
6 50 (16.13%) DHCP
7 47 (15.16%) TCP/IP
8 40 (12.90%) VoIP
9 37 (11.94%) BGP
9 37 (11.94%) NX-OS
10 36 (11.61%) EIGRP
11 34 (10.97%) HTTP
12 31 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (10.00%) SMTP
12 31 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
13 30 (9.68%) FTP
13 30 (9.68%) VPN
13 30 (9.68%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.61%) Big Data
2 5 (1.61%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.61%) MySQL
3 4 (1.29%) Apache Hive
4 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.32%) Flink
6 1 (0.32%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (11.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (4.19%) JIRA
3 7 (2.26%) Redmine
4 4 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.97%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.97%) CodeSonar
5 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.97%) git-flow
5 3 (0.97%) Robot Framework
5 3 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 30 (9.68%) Finance
2 11 (3.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.94%) Games
4 5 (1.61%) Advertising
5 3 (0.97%) Marketing
6 2 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 141 (45.48%) Network Engineer
2 50 (16.13%) Analyst
3 30 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (9.35%) Support Analyst
5 27 (8.71%) Support Engineer
6 24 (7.74%) Security Engineer
7 23 (7.42%) Network Security Engineer
8 22 (7.10%) Architect
8 22 (7.10%) Network Architect
8 22 (7.10%) Senior Network Engineer
9 21 (6.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (6.77%) IT Engineer
9 21 (6.77%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.81%) IT Support
11 16 (5.16%) Trainee
12 14 (4.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.52%) Cisco Engineer
12 14 (4.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 14 (4.52%) Network Support
13 13 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.94%) Java EE
1 6 (1.94%) STL
2 4 (1.29%) .NET
2 4 (1.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.29%) LAMP
2 4 (1.29%) Node.js
3 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
3 3 (0.97%) Django
3 3 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (0.97%) REST
3 3 (0.97%) SOAP
3 3 (0.97%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.32%) HornetQ
4 1 (0.32%) Kafka
4 1 (0.32%) SAML
4 1 (0.32%) Spring
4 1 (0.32%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.68%) CESG
3 28 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 25 (8.06%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.52%) User Experience
6 9 (2.90%) Replication
7 8 (2.58%) Life Science
8 5 (1.61%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.29%) FMCG
10 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.97%) RSA SecurID
11 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.65%) CMDB
12 1 (0.32%) CCTV
12 1 (0.32%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.32%) NHS
12 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 145 (46.77%) Windows
2 53 (17.10%) Linux
3 50 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 35 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (6.13%) Unix
7 18 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.55%) Windows 7
9 9 (2.90%) AIX
9 9 (2.90%) CentOS
10 5 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.29%) Android
11 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.32%) HPUX
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (34.19%) ITIL
2 68 (21.94%) Service Management
3 60 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 43 (13.87%) Network Monitoring
5 40 (12.90%) Capacity Management
5 40 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 40 (12.90%) Security Patching
6 36 (11.61%) Presales
7 35 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (11.29%) TOGAF
8 33 (10.65%) Service Delivery
9 31 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
10 26 (8.39%) IT Strategy
11 23 (7.42%) Coaching
11 23 (7.42%) ITSM
11 23 (7.42%) Problem Management
12 22 (7.10%) Infrastructure Management
13 21 (6.77%) Cryptography
13 21 (6.77%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (6.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.00%) Python
2 19 (6.13%) C
3 13 (4.19%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.90%) Shell Script
5 8 (2.58%) Java
5 8 (2.58%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.26%) Korn
6 7 (2.26%) PHP
6 7 (2.26%) SQL
7 6 (1.94%) C#
7 6 (1.94%) C++
7 6 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.94%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.32%) AWK
8 1 (0.32%) Groovy
8 1 (0.32%) sed
8 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 229 (73.87%) CCNA
2 132 (42.58%) CCNP
3 119 (38.39%) Security Cleared
4 107 (34.52%) DV Cleared
5 80 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 65 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (16.45%) CISSP
8 42 (13.55%) MCSE
9 35 (11.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 34 (10.97%) Network+ Certification
11 31 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 27 (8.71%) MCSA
13 21 (6.77%) SSCP
14 20 (6.45%) Degree
15 18 (5.81%) SANS
16 17 (5.48%) CCENT
17 16 (5.16%) A+ Certification
18 14 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
19 11 (3.55%) GIAC
19 11 (3.55%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (20.32%) SLA
2 20 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.29%) Def Stans
4 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (28.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (20.65%) Active Directory
3 37 (11.94%) vSphere
4 27 (8.71%) Hyper-V
5 25 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.90%) Firmware
6 9 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.26%) NFS
7 7 (2.26%) Samba
7 7 (2.26%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.29%) Docker
9 3 (0.97%) XenApp
10 2 (0.65%) KVM
11 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.32%) Gluster
11 1 (0.32%) iptables
11 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (15.16%) Nagios
2 37 (11.94%) Cisco LMS
2 37 (11.94%) Opsview
3 17 (5.48%) vCenter Server
4 15 (4.84%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (3.55%) Puppet
6 9 (2.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 9 (2.90%) SCDPM
7 7 (2.26%) Ansible
8 3 (0.97%) Salt
8 3 (0.97%) WSUS
9 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.32%) Cacti
10 1 (0.32%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.32%) Grafana
10 1 (0.32%) Graylog
10 1 (0.32%) Kibana
10 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 230 (74.19%) Cisco
2 132 (42.58%) VMware
3 118 (38.06%) Microsoft
4 28 (9.03%) SolarWinds
5 26 (8.39%) F5
6 24 (7.74%) Dell
7 22 (7.10%) Juniper
8 18 (5.81%) Citrix
8 18 (5.81%) Infoblox
9 15 (4.84%) Meraki
10 12 (3.87%) HP
11 11 (3.55%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.23%) SonicWALL
13 9 (2.90%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.58%) ArcSight
14 8 (2.58%) NetApp
14 8 (2.58%) Palo Alto
15 7 (2.26%) EMC
16 6 (1.94%) NETGEAR
17 5 (1.61%) IBM