Period
to 19 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 123 127
Rank change year-on-year -15 +4 -41
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 230 267 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.30% 2.57% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 8.94% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 192 243 263
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +12.20%
10th Percentile £31,513 £30,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 3,106 2,988 3,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 30.99% 28.79% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,284 2,256 2,499
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £26,650 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +0.73%

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +27 109 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Bristol +24 47 £41,000 -3.53% 7
Wiltshire -63 40 £36,000 -15.29% 4
Dorset -8 21 £33,250 -2.21% 9
Somerset -6 6 £37,500 -12.28% 1
Devon -13 5 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Cornwall +14 1 - - 2
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 187 (81.30%) CCNA
2 155 (67.39%) Cisco
3 122 (53.04%) Windows
4 113 (49.13%) Firewall
5 92 (40.00%) Azure
6 83 (36.09%) Linux
7 82 (35.65%) Degree
8 80 (34.78%) TCP/IP
9 77 (33.48%) ITIL
9 77 (33.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 76 (33.04%) CCNP
11 72 (31.30%) Security Cleared
12 70 (30.43%) VMware
13 66 (28.70%) Active Directory
14 64 (27.83%) Microsoft
15 60 (26.09%) WAN
16 59 (25.65%) LAN
16 59 (25.65%) MCSE
16 59 (25.65%) Office 365
17 55 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 54 (23.48%) Cisco ASA
18 54 (23.48%) JIRA
19 51 (22.17%) Kanban
19 51 (22.17%) Scrum
20 50 (21.74%) Hyper-V
21 49 (21.30%) DNS
22 47 (20.43%) Windows Server
23 44 (19.13%) Public Sector
24 43 (18.70%) DHCP
25 42 (18.26%) DV Cleared

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 36 (15.65%) SharePoint
2 29 (12.61%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (12.17%) Confluence
4 26 (11.30%) Apache Spark
4 26 (11.30%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.65%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.91%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 92 (40.00%) Azure
2 59 (25.65%) Office 365
3 42 (18.26%) AWS
4 26 (11.30%) GCP
4 26 (11.30%) OpenShift
5 25 (10.87%) Azure Stack
5 25 (10.87%) OneDrive
6 13 (5.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (49.13%) Firewall
2 80 (34.78%) TCP/IP
3 60 (26.09%) WAN
4 59 (25.65%) LAN
5 54 (23.48%) Cisco ASA
6 49 (21.30%) DNS
7 43 (18.70%) DHCP
8 36 (15.65%) Wireless
9 33 (14.35%) NetScaler
10 32 (13.91%) Skype
11 30 (13.04%) Network Security
11 30 (13.04%) VPN
12 27 (11.74%) HTTPS
13 24 (10.43%) BGP
14 22 (9.57%) OSPF
14 22 (9.57%) VoIP
15 19 (8.26%) Cisco Nexus
15 19 (8.26%) SAN
16 16 (6.96%) Cisco Firepower
17 14 (6.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 29 (12.61%) Big Data
3 4 (1.74%) MySQL
4 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (23.48%) JIRA
2 28 (12.17%) TestRail
3 26 (11.30%) Bitbucket
3 26 (11.30%) Git (software)
3 26 (11.30%) git-flow
4 25 (10.87%) Visual Studio
4 25 (10.87%) Zephyr
5 5 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.30%) Robot Framework
7 2 (0.87%) JUnit
7 2 (0.87%) Subversion
7 2 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (19.13%) Public Sector
2 29 (12.61%) Finance
3 24 (10.43%) Marketing
3 24 (10.43%) Telecoms
4 22 (9.57%) Manufacturing
5 16 (6.96%) Electronics
6 11 (4.78%) Games
7 9 (3.91%) Retail
8 4 (1.74%) Publishing
9 3 (1.30%) Local Government
10 2 (0.87%) Back Office
11 1 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.43%) Law
11 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 60 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 50 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (14.78%) Consultant
4 24 (10.43%) Analyst
5 17 (7.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (6.96%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (6.09%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (5.65%) Cisco Engineer
8 13 (5.65%) IT Engineer
9 11 (4.78%) C++ Consultant
9 11 (4.78%) Software Consultant
9 11 (4.78%) Test Engineer
9 11 (4.78%) Windows Consultant
10 10 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.91%) Network Consultant
11 9 (3.91%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.30%) .NET
1 26 (11.30%) AngularJS
1 26 (11.30%) ASP.NET
1 26 (11.30%) GraphQL
1 26 (11.30%) Kafka
1 26 (11.30%) Node.js
1 26 (11.30%) React
1 26 (11.30%) REST
1 26 (11.30%) Spring
1 26 (11.30%) Spring MVC
1 26 (11.30%) Vue.js
2 8 (3.48%) XMPP
3 5 (2.17%) Apache Flex
4 4 (1.74%) 802.1X
4 4 (1.74%) JSON
5 3 (1.30%) CSS
5 3 (1.30%) HTML
6 2 (0.87%) RESTful
6 2 (0.87%) Web Services
6 2 (0.87%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.52%) Cybercrime
3 15 (6.52%) e-Learning
4 11 (4.78%) Cyberattack
4 11 (4.78%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.78%) Mobile Computing
5 10 (4.35%) CESG
6 7 (3.04%) User Experience
7 5 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.74%) Blog
8 4 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.74%) PKI
8 4 (1.74%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.30%) Clustering
10 2 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.87%) IVR
11 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.43%) PMI
11 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 122 (53.04%) Windows
2 83 (36.09%) Linux
3 47 (20.43%) Windows Server
4 32 (13.91%) Unix
4 32 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (12.17%) Mac OS
6 26 (11.30%) Android
6 26 (11.30%) Apple iOS
7 19 (8.26%) CentOS
7 19 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.91%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.48%) AIX
11 5 (2.17%) Debian
11 5 (2.17%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.30%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.30%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (33.48%) ITIL
2 55 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 51 (22.17%) Kanban
3 51 (22.17%) Scrum
4 41 (17.83%) Cybersecurity
5 37 (16.09%) Software Engineering
6 32 (13.91%) CRM
6 32 (13.91%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (12.61%) Ethical Hacking
8 26 (11.30%) API Design
8 26 (11.30%) MVC
8 26 (11.30%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (11.30%) PRINCE2
8 26 (11.30%) Reverse Engineering
9 25 (10.87%) MODAF
10 24 (10.43%) Project Management
11 21 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (8.26%) SIEM
13 18 (7.83%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.39%) Python
2 38 (16.52%) SQL
3 37 (16.09%) PowerShell
4 35 (15.22%) C
5 31 (13.48%) JavaScript
6 30 (13.04%) PHP
7 14 (6.09%) C#
7 14 (6.09%) C++
8 8 (3.48%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.04%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.87%) Java
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 187 (81.30%) CCNA
2 82 (35.65%) Degree
3 77 (33.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (33.04%) CCNP
5 72 (31.30%) Security Cleared
6 59 (25.65%) MCSE
7 42 (18.26%) DV Cleared
8 37 (16.09%) MCSA
9 34 (14.78%) CISSP
10 33 (14.35%) Network+ Certification
11 31 (13.48%) GIAC
11 31 (13.48%) MCP
11 31 (13.48%) SSCP
12 30 (13.04%) CompTIA Security+
13 28 (12.17%) SANS
14 27 (11.74%) CCA
14 27 (11.74%) RHCE
15 26 (11.30%) Linux+ Certification
16 24 (10.43%) Citrix Certification
17 20 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (3.04%) GDPR
2 7 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.30%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (28.70%) Active Directory
2 50 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 42 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (14.78%) XenApp
5 31 (13.48%) XenDesktop
6 26 (11.30%) Docker
7 25 (10.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (4.35%) vSphere
9 4 (1.74%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (14.35%) SCCM
2 27 (11.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 26 (11.30%) Kubernetes
4 25 (10.87%) SCOM
4 25 (10.87%) SCOrch
5 11 (4.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (3.48%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (3.48%) Stealthwatch
7 7 (3.04%) Ansible
8 5 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (1.74%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.30%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.87%) CASB
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco LMS
11 2 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.87%) Nagios
11 2 (0.87%) Opsview
11 2 (0.87%) Puppet
11 2 (0.87%) SCDPM
11 2 (0.87%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 155 (67.39%) Cisco
2 70 (30.43%) VMware
3 64 (27.83%) Microsoft
4 36 (15.65%) Citrix
5 32 (13.91%) Google
6 31 (13.48%) Splunk
7 28 (12.17%) Atlassian
8 26 (11.30%) Juniper
9 23 (10.00%) F5
10 17 (7.39%) Meraki
11 16 (6.96%) Red Hat
11 16 (6.96%) SAP
12 12 (5.22%) CheckPoint
13 11 (4.78%) Palo Alto
14 7 (3.04%) SolarWinds
15 6 (2.61%) Fortinet
15 6 (2.61%) Infoblox
15 6 (2.61%) Micro Focus
16 5 (2.17%) HP
16 5 (2.17%) Red Box