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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 64 61
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.47% 1.50% 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 8.20% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Median salary £29,250 £29,375 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.42% +39.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £26,250 £18,725
10% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £40,150 £29,095
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year - -5.02%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 122 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 18.46% 18.29% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 114 87
Median salary £30,500 £34,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.59% +16.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,675 £48,250 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £35,000 -
Stafford - 1 £23,500 -
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) CCNA
4 11 (61.11%) Network Security
5 10 (55.56%) CCNP
5 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2
6 9 (50.00%) Qualys
6 9 (50.00%) Security Operations
7 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (44.44%) CEH
7 8 (44.44%) CISMP
7 8 (44.44%) CCSA
7 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (44.44%) SIEM
7 8 (44.44%) SSCP
7 8 (44.44%) MCSE
7 8 (44.44%) CISSP
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 7 (38.89%) VMware
9 6 (33.33%) SonicWALL
10 5 (27.78%) WatchGuard
10 5 (27.78%) Webroot
10 5 (27.78%) Office 365
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (27.78%) Kaspersky
10 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
10 5 (27.78%) Proofpoint
10 5 (27.78%) Migration

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 5 (27.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
1 5 (27.78%) Site Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Mimecast
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Network Security
3 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Security Operations Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 8 (44.44%) SIEM
3 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Server Building
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) CCNA
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 8 (44.44%) CCSA
3 8 (44.44%) CEH
3 8 (44.44%) CISMP
3 8 (44.44%) CISSP
3 8 (44.44%) MCSE
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (44.44%) SSCP
4 1 (5.56%) CCDA
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Qualys
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 5 (27.78%) Acronis
5 5 (27.78%) arcserve
5 5 (27.78%) Cyberoam
5 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
5 5 (27.78%) Kaspersky
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Proofpoint
5 5 (27.78%) Sophos
5 5 (27.78%) Symantec
5 5 (27.78%) WatchGuard
5 5 (27.78%) Webroot
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint