Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 80 67
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 32 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.66% 2.37% 3.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.43% 11.33% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 40
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +23.81% -25.88%
10th Percentile £19,250 £32,500 £22,363
90th Percentile £40,625 £47,500 £62,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +18.75%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 280 256 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 23.28% 20.88% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 221 223 197
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,450
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tamworth - 13 £20,500 -
Cannock +8 11 £32,500 -13.33%
Stoke-on-Trent +27 3 £32,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +2 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Stafford -6 1 £20,500 +2.50%
Lichfield -8 1 £27,500 -21.43%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) CCNA
3 20 (62.50%) Firewall
4 17 (53.13%) WAN
5 15 (46.88%) LAN
5 15 (46.88%) CCNP
6 14 (43.75%) MPLS
7 13 (40.63%) HP
8 12 (37.50%) Fortinet
8 12 (37.50%) Juniper
8 12 (37.50%) Motorola
8 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 12 (37.50%) Structured Cabling
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.88%) ITIL
10 6 (18.75%) Windows
10 6 (18.75%) WLAN
10 6 (18.75%) Wireless
10 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
11 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
11 5 (15.63%) VMware
11 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 5 (15.63%) CCENT
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (12.50%) Citrix
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.50%) A+ Certification

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 17 (53.13%) WAN
3 15 (46.88%) LAN
4 14 (43.75%) MPLS
5 12 (37.50%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (18.75%) Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) WLAN
7 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.25%) SAN
8 2 (6.25%) Skype
8 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Administrator
2 12 (37.50%) Network Administrator
3 10 (31.25%) Network Specialist
4 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Trainee
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Data Centre Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Network Field Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Project Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (6.25%) Customer Acquisition
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) CCNA
2 15 (46.88%) CCNP
3 5 (15.63%) CCENT
4 4 (12.50%) A+ Certification
4 4 (12.50%) MCSE
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (9.38%) CCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) HP
3 12 (37.50%) Fortinet
3 12 (37.50%) Juniper
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Motorola
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
6 2 (6.25%) Virgin Media
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds