Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 119 109
Rank change year-on-year -27 -10 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 187 247 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.99% 2.47% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.03% 8.82% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 145 190 283
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,300 £28,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,875 £62,464
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,660 2,799 3,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.26% 28.03% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,978 2,032 2,307
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -1 73 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Wiltshire -46 38 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bristol +26 33 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Dorset -11 23 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Somerset +12 12 £38,750 -3.13% 2
Devon -14 6 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Cornwall +13 1 - -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 152 (81.28%) CCNA
2 130 (69.52%) Cisco
3 94 (50.27%) Firewall
4 79 (42.25%) Windows
5 68 (36.36%) CCNP
6 67 (35.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 58 (31.02%) VMware
8 57 (30.48%) Security Cleared
9 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 53 (28.34%) MCSE
11 52 (27.81%) LAN
11 52 (27.81%) WAN
12 47 (25.13%) Office 365
13 46 (24.60%) Linux
13 46 (24.60%) ITIL
13 46 (24.60%) Degree
14 45 (24.06%) Azure
15 43 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
16 42 (22.46%) TCP/IP
17 41 (21.93%) Wireless
18 37 (19.79%) VPN
18 37 (19.79%) Active Directory
19 36 (19.25%) Network Security
19 36 (19.25%) Cybersecurity
19 36 (19.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 32 (17.11%) MCSA
20 32 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (17.11%) Data Centre
21 31 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
22 29 (15.51%) C

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 20 (10.70%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.16%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (9.09%) Apache Spark
4 16 (8.56%) OpenStack
5 11 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (5.35%) Confluence
6 10 (5.35%) MS Exchange
7 8 (4.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 47 (25.13%) Office 365
2 45 (24.06%) Azure
3 25 (13.37%) AWS
4 16 (8.56%) GCP
4 16 (8.56%) OpenShift
5 9 (4.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (3.74%) Azure Stack
6 7 (3.74%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.07%) SaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (50.27%) Firewall
2 52 (27.81%) LAN
2 52 (27.81%) WAN
3 43 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
4 42 (22.46%) TCP/IP
5 41 (21.93%) Wireless
6 37 (19.79%) VPN
7 36 (19.25%) Network Security
8 23 (12.30%) DNS
9 22 (11.76%) Cisco Firepower
10 19 (10.16%) Cisco ISE
11 18 (9.63%) BGP
11 18 (9.63%) VLAN
12 17 (9.09%) IPsec
13 16 (8.56%) DHCP
13 16 (8.56%) HTTPS
13 16 (8.56%) OSPF
14 15 (8.02%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (7.49%) MPLS
15 14 (7.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.23%) Big Data
2 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.60%) MySQL
3 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.53%) Impala
Development Applications
1 27 (14.44%) JIRA
2 17 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 17 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.09%) git-flow
3 10 (5.35%) TestRail
4 7 (3.74%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.74%) Zephyr
5 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.60%) Robot Framework
6 2 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 20 (10.70%) Public Sector
2 19 (10.16%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.02%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.81%) Electronics
4 9 (4.81%) Games
4 9 (4.81%) Marketing
4 9 (4.81%) Retail
5 4 (2.14%) Legal
6 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.60%) Local Government
7 2 (1.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.07%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (28.88%) Network Engineer
2 33 (17.65%) Consultant
3 29 (15.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (11.23%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.09%) Analyst
6 12 (6.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (6.42%) Network Consultant
7 11 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (5.35%) Test Engineer
9 9 (4.81%) C++ Consultant
9 9 (4.81%) Software Consultant
9 9 (4.81%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (4.81%) Windows Consultant
10 8 (4.28%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.28%) IT Engineer
10 8 (4.28%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.28%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (3.74%) Technical Support
11 7 (3.74%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.63%) .NET
2 17 (9.09%) Kafka
3 16 (8.56%) AngularJS
3 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET
3 16 (8.56%) GraphQL
3 16 (8.56%) Node.js
3 16 (8.56%) React
3 16 (8.56%) REST
3 16 (8.56%) Spring
3 16 (8.56%) Spring MVC
3 16 (8.56%) Vue.js
4 2 (1.07%) HTML
4 2 (1.07%) JSON
4 2 (1.07%) XMPP
4 2 (1.07%) YAML
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.11%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.95%) PKI
4 12 (6.42%) Cybercrime
5 9 (4.81%) Cyberattack
5 9 (4.81%) Driving Licence
6 8 (4.28%) CESG
7 6 (3.21%) e-Learning
8 5 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.14%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.07%) Blog
10 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.07%) iPad
10 2 (1.07%) iPhone
10 2 (1.07%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.53%) IVR
11 1 (0.53%) Replication
11 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (42.25%) Windows
2 46 (24.60%) Linux
3 27 (14.44%) Windows Server
4 16 (8.56%) Android
4 16 (8.56%) Apple iOS
4 16 (8.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.35%) Mac OS
5 10 (5.35%) Unix
6 7 (3.74%) CentOS
6 7 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.21%) Windows 10
7 6 (3.21%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.07%) Debian
9 2 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.53%) Fedora
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.60%) ITIL
2 36 (19.25%) Cybersecurity
2 36 (19.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 32 (17.11%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (12.83%) Kanban
4 24 (12.83%) Scrum
5 19 (10.16%) Software Engineering
6 18 (9.63%) SIEM
7 17 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 17 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
8 16 (8.56%) API Design
8 16 (8.56%) MVC
8 16 (8.56%) Network Design
8 16 (8.56%) Service Management
9 14 (7.49%) CRM
9 14 (7.49%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.95%) Test Automation
11 12 (6.42%) ITIL V3
11 12 (6.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.51%) C
2 28 (14.97%) PowerShell
3 21 (11.23%) Python
4 18 (9.63%) SQL
5 10 (5.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.35%) PHP
6 9 (4.81%) C#
6 9 (4.81%) C++
7 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.53%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 152 (81.28%) CCNA
2 68 (36.36%) CCNP
3 67 (35.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (30.48%) Security Cleared
5 53 (28.34%) MCSE
6 46 (24.60%) Degree
7 32 (17.11%) MCSA
8 28 (14.97%) SC Cleared
9 24 (12.83%) CISSP
10 23 (12.30%) DV Cleared
11 19 (10.16%) GIAC
11 19 (10.16%) SANS
12 18 (9.63%) CompTIA Security+
12 18 (9.63%) Linux+ Certification
12 18 (9.63%) Network+ Certification
12 18 (9.63%) SSCP
13 17 (9.09%) MCP
14 13 (6.95%) CCDP
15 12 (6.42%) CCIE
16 11 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 12 (6.42%) GDPR
3 9 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.14%) GPG13
4 4 (2.14%) SLA
5 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (19.79%) Active Directory
2 31 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.23%) Docker
4 16 (8.56%) Hyper-V
5 13 (6.95%) vSphere
6 7 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (3.74%) XenApp
6 7 (3.74%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.07%) Firmware
9 1 (0.53%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.53%) NFS
9 1 (0.53%) Samba
9 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 14 (7.49%) vCenter Server
3 11 (5.88%) SCCM
4 9 (4.81%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (3.74%) Ansible
5 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (3.74%) SCOM
5 7 (3.74%) SCOrch
6 6 (3.21%) Stealthwatch
7 5 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.14%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.60%) HP ALM
9 3 (1.60%) Nagios
10 2 (1.07%) Cisco LMS
10 2 (1.07%) Opsview
11 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.53%) Oozie
11 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 130 (69.52%) Cisco
2 58 (31.02%) VMware
3 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 25 (13.37%) Meraki
5 23 (12.30%) Juniper
6 22 (11.76%) Google
7 19 (10.16%) F5
7 19 (10.16%) SolarWinds
8 14 (7.49%) Splunk
9 12 (6.42%) Citrix
10 10 (5.35%) Atlassian
11 9 (4.81%) SAP
12 7 (3.74%) Red Box
13 6 (3.21%) CheckPoint
13 6 (3.21%) Infoblox
13 6 (3.21%) Micro Focus
13 6 (3.21%) Nortel
13 6 (3.21%) Panasonic
13 6 (3.21%) Siemens
14 5 (2.67%) Red Hat