The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 56 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 28 46 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.79% 3.57% 5.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.77% 14.20% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 75
Median salary £38,250 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.09% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -3.40%  

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 Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 260 324 452
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.95% 25.16% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 209 280 382
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,081 £52,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Wales

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Wales

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
South Wales -1 26 £37,500 +36.36%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
West Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 49 (76.56%) CCNA
2 39 (60.94%) Cisco
2 39 (60.94%) Firewall
3 34 (53.13%) CCNP
4 33 (51.56%) Windows
5 28 (43.75%) VMware
6 22 (34.38%) ITIL
7 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
8 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
9 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
10 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (26.56%) MCSE
10 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 16 (25.00%) WAN
11 16 (25.00%) CheckPoint
11 16 (25.00%) Wireless
12 15 (23.44%) LAN
13 14 (21.88%) Dell
13 14 (21.88%) SAN
13 14 (21.88%) Office 365
13 14 (21.88%) F5
14 13 (20.31%) Load Balancing
15 12 (18.75%) VPN
16 11 (17.19%) SLA
16 11 (17.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (15.63%) Veeam
17 10 (15.63%) BGP

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Office 365
2 5 (7.81%) IaaS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.81%) PaaS
2 5 (7.81%) SaaS
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (60.94%) Firewall
2 16 (25.00%) WAN
2 16 (25.00%) Wireless
3 15 (23.44%) LAN
4 14 (21.88%) SAN
5 12 (18.75%) VPN
6 10 (15.63%) BGP
7 9 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (12.50%) DNS
8 8 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (12.50%) HSRP
8 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (10.94%) Network Security
10 6 (9.38%) EIGRP
10 6 (9.38%) OSPF
10 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
10 6 (9.38%) VRRP
11 5 (7.81%) DHCP
11 5 (7.81%) Junos
11 5 (7.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Technical Support
4 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Technical Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Technical Support
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Network Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Network Services Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (1.56%) ADSI
2 1 (1.56%) CGI
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 33 (51.56%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) Linux
6 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.13%) Unix
7 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Load Balancing
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.38%) Project Management
5 6 (9.38%) Statistics
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.81%) Open Source
7 4 (6.25%) High Availability
7 4 (6.25%) Security Management
8 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.69%) Change Control
8 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.13%) Coaching
9 2 (3.13%) Network Design
9 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (76.56%) CCNA
2 34 (53.13%) CCNP
3 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (26.56%) MCSE
5 11 (17.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (14.06%) Degree
7 5 (7.81%) CCA
7 5 (7.81%) CCDP
7 5 (7.81%) CCIE
7 5 (7.81%) CCSA
7 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (7.81%) JNCIA
7 5 (7.81%) JNCIS
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.13%) MCSA
10 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 39 (60.94%) Cisco
2 28 (43.75%) VMware
3 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 14 (21.88%) Dell
5 14 (21.88%) F5
6 10 (15.63%) Veeam
7 8 (12.50%) Juniper
8 7 (10.94%) McAfee
9 6 (9.38%) Avaya
9 6 (9.38%) Infoblox
9 6 (9.38%) Nortel
9 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds
10 5 (7.81%) CA
10 5 (7.81%) Citrix
10 5 (7.81%) Clearswift
10 5 (7.81%) LogRhythm
10 5 (7.81%) ServiceNow
11 4 (6.25%) Apple
11 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto