Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 69 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -46
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 76 94 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.75% 3.60% 3.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.35% 13.31% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 82 83
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £19,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £57,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - -1.10% +1.11%

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 Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 495 706 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.44% 27.04% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 414 604 716
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.04% +1.05%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,505
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 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
South Wales -6 39 £39,625 -11.94% 2
Mid Wales +17 21 £65,000 +116.67%
West Wales -12 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
North Wales +3 7 £27,500 -14.06%
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 70 (92.11%) Cisco
2 56 (73.68%) CCNP
3 45 (59.21%) CCNA
4 37 (48.68%) Firewall
5 36 (47.37%) ITIL
6 27 (35.53%) WAN
6 27 (35.53%) SolarWinds
6 27 (35.53%) F5
7 26 (34.21%) LAN
8 22 (28.95%) Wireless
9 21 (27.63%) SLA
10 20 (26.32%) Windows
10 20 (26.32%) VPN
11 19 (25.00%) Service Management
11 19 (25.00%) Change Control
11 19 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
11 19 (25.00%) IT Strategy
12 18 (23.68%) Runbook
12 18 (23.68%) Coaching
12 18 (23.68%) Infoblox
12 18 (23.68%) CheckPoint
13 17 (22.37%) TOGAF
13 17 (22.37%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (21.05%) VMware
14 16 (21.05%) BGP
14 16 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (19.74%) Network Security
15 15 (19.74%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.89%) G Suite
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.68%) Firewall
2 27 (35.53%) WAN
3 26 (34.21%) LAN
4 22 (28.95%) Wireless
5 20 (26.32%) VPN
6 19 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
7 17 (22.37%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (21.05%) BGP
9 15 (19.74%) Network Security
10 13 (17.11%) DHCP
10 13 (17.11%) DNS
11 11 (14.47%) OSPF
11 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
11 11 (14.47%) WLAN
12 8 (10.53%) Unified Communications
12 8 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (9.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (9.21%) NetScaler
13 7 (9.21%) Skype
14 6 (7.89%) Cisco IOS
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
2 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Network Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Lead Network Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Trainee
5 6 (7.89%) IT Technician
6 5 (6.58%) Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) IT Support
8 3 (3.95%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Network Support
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) IT Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Lead Security Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Network Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) User Experience
2 6 (7.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (7.89%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) PKI
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
4 6 (7.89%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.95%) CatOS
6 3 (3.95%) Linux
7 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.32%) CentOS
8 1 (1.32%) Debian
8 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) ITIL
2 19 (25.00%) Change Control
2 19 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 19 (25.00%) Service Management
3 18 (23.68%) Coaching
3 18 (23.68%) Runbook
4 17 (22.37%) TOGAF
5 15 (19.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (18.42%) ITSM
6 14 (18.42%) Problem Management
6 14 (18.42%) Service Delivery
7 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
8 7 (9.21%) Network Management
9 6 (7.89%) ITIL V2
9 6 (7.89%) Time Management
10 4 (5.26%) Business Transformation
11 3 (3.95%) Health Informatics
11 3 (3.95%) Informatics
11 3 (3.95%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) AWK
1 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (73.68%) CCNP
2 45 (59.21%) CCNA
3 16 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (17.11%) A+ Certification
5 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (11.84%) MCSE
7 8 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (9.21%) CCENT
8 7 (9.21%) Degree
9 6 (7.89%) DBS Check
9 6 (7.89%) MCP
10 4 (5.26%) CCDP
10 4 (5.26%) JNCIP
11 3 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (1.32%) MCSA
13 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
13 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
13 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 10 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 70 (92.11%) Cisco
2 27 (35.53%) F5
2 27 (35.53%) SolarWinds
3 18 (23.68%) CheckPoint
3 18 (23.68%) Infoblox
4 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.05%) VMware
5 7 (9.21%) Avaya
5 7 (9.21%) Citrix
5 7 (9.21%) Juniper
6 6 (7.89%) Google
6 6 (7.89%) McAfee
7 5 (6.58%) Dell
7 5 (6.58%) Nortel
7 5 (6.58%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.26%) Clearswift
8 4 (5.26%) LogRhythm
8 4 (5.26%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.95%) Splunk