The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 39 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 100 71 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.59% 3.32% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.30% 10.71% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 64 51
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
752 663 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.53% 31.01% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 650 598 390
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 130 (87.84%) Cisco
2 100 (67.57%) CCNP
3 89 (60.14%) Firewall
4 80 (54.05%) CCNA
5 57 (38.51%) WAN
6 56 (37.84%) CheckPoint
7 55 (37.16%) LAN
8 52 (35.14%) OSPF
9 50 (33.78%) MPLS
10 41 (27.70%) Juniper
11 38 (25.68%) HP
11 38 (25.68%) BGP
12 30 (20.27%) CCIE
13 28 (18.92%) Network Security
14 27 (18.24%) Network Management
14 27 (18.24%) VPN
14 27 (18.24%) Windows
15 23 (15.54%) CCIP
16 22 (14.86%) TCP/IP
17 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
17 21 (14.19%) VMware
17 21 (14.19%) CCSA
18 20 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (13.51%) Linux
18 20 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (13.51%) IP Telephony
19 18 (12.16%) MCSE
19 18 (12.16%) Wireless
19 18 (12.16%) Performance Monitoring
20 16 (10.81%) VPLS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.38%) IIS
4 4 (2.70%) Lync
5 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.35%) Apache
6 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) SAP CRM
1 4 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.03%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.38%) Office 365
3 3 (2.03%) IaaS
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (60.14%) Firewall
2 57 (38.51%) WAN
3 55 (37.16%) LAN
4 52 (35.14%) OSPF
5 50 (33.78%) MPLS
6 38 (25.68%) BGP
7 28 (18.92%) Network Security
8 27 (18.24%) VPN
9 22 (14.86%) TCP/IP
10 20 (13.51%) IP Telephony
10 20 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (12.16%) Wireless
12 16 (10.81%) VPLS
13 15 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (8.78%) Internet
14 13 (8.78%) EIGRP
15 12 (8.11%) SAN
16 11 (7.43%) IPsec
16 11 (7.43%) Unified Communications
17 10 (6.76%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (9.46%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.76%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Legal
3 4 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (1.35%) Banking
4 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (38.51%) Network Engineer
2 31 (20.95%) Consultant
3 17 (11.49%) Network Consultant
3 17 (11.49%) Firewall Engineer
4 14 (9.46%) Analyst
5 13 (8.78%) Architect
5 13 (8.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Security Engineer
7 11 (7.43%) Security Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) Network Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) Network Security Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Network Architect
11 6 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.70%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Clustering
2 6 (4.05%) Statistics
3 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) Windows
2 20 (13.51%) Linux
3 16 (10.81%) Solaris
3 16 (10.81%) UNIX
4 13 (8.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.24%) Network Management
2 18 (12.16%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (7.43%) Network Design
5 10 (6.76%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (6.76%) Load Balancing
6 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.05%) Low Latency
7 6 (4.05%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 5 (3.38%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (3.38%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.38%) SIEM
8 5 (3.38%) Fault Management
8 5 (3.38%) ITIL
8 5 (3.38%) Change Management
9 4 (2.70%) CRM
9 4 (2.70%) Quality Management
9 4 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.81%) Perl
1 16 (10.81%) Tcl
2 5 (3.38%) SQL
3 4 (2.70%) C
4 3 (2.03%) Java
4 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 100 (67.57%) CCNP
2 80 (54.05%) CCNA
3 30 (20.27%) CCIE
4 23 (15.54%) CCIP
5 21 (14.19%) CCSA
6 20 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (12.16%) MCSE
8 16 (10.81%) Security Cleared
9 14 (9.46%) SC Cleared
10 12 (8.11%) Degree
11 11 (7.43%) JNCIA
11 11 (7.43%) CCSE
12 10 (6.76%) Check Point Certification
12 10 (6.76%) MCITP
13 5 (3.38%) JNCIE
13 5 (3.38%) CCA
13 5 (3.38%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (3.38%) CISSP
13 5 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (3.38%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 12 (8.11%) Hyper-V
2 10 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.41%) XenApp
4 5 (3.38%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.70%) vSphere
6 3 (2.03%) XenServer
6 3 (2.03%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.03%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.35%) Snort
7 2 (1.35%) Squid
7 2 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.05%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.35%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 130 (87.84%) Cisco
2 56 (37.84%) CheckPoint
3 41 (27.70%) Juniper
4 38 (25.68%) HP
5 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
5 21 (14.19%) VMware
6 14 (9.46%) Blue Coat
7 13 (8.78%) Citrix
8 8 (5.41%) NetApp
8 8 (5.41%) SonicWALL
9 5 (3.38%) Kaseya
9 5 (3.38%) Nortel
10 4 (2.70%) SAP
10 4 (2.70%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.70%) Verint
10 4 (2.70%) Redback
11 3 (2.03%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.03%) Dell
12 2 (1.35%) EMC
12 2 (1.35%) Avaya
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