Period
to 10 December 2018

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 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Wales
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 62 69
Rank change year-on-year -52 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 21 84 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.04% 4.09% 3.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.69% 16.87% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 67 77
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £19,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 369 498 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.31% 24.27% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 250 409 595
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,968 £57,946 £58,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
South Wales -39 12 £37,000 -5.73% 10
West Wales +10 8 £47,500 +5.56%
North Wales -4 1 £36,000 +30.91%
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) LAN
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
6 7 (33.33%) VPN
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 6 (28.57%) WLAN
8 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
9 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) CCDP
10 3 (14.29%) CCIE
10 3 (14.29%) Juniper
10 3 (14.29%) MPLS
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
10 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 3 (14.29%) McAfee

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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
1 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) VPN
5 6 (28.57%) WLAN
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) MPLS
8 2 (9.52%) BGP
8 2 (9.52%) OSPF
8 2 (9.52%) VLAN
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.76%) Network Security
9 1 (4.76%) SAN
9 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 13 (61.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Network Field Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SOC Architect
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (19.05%) Change Management
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Presales
3 2 (9.52%) Service Design
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) SABSA
4 1 (4.76%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) CCNP
2 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 4 (19.05%) CCDP
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (14.29%) CCIE
6 2 (9.52%) JNCIE
6 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.76%) CCDA
7 1 (4.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (14.29%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Clearswift
4 2 (9.52%) LogRhythm
4 2 (9.52%) Nortel
4 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) VMware