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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 55 74 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -49
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 73 42 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.99% 2.61% 7.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.23% 9.57% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 64 31 94
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
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
597 439 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.62% 27.30% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 526 389 424
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 168 (87.05%) Cisco
2 121 (62.69%) Firewall
3 116 (60.10%) CCNP
4 106 (54.92%) CCNA
5 80 (41.45%) CheckPoint
6 60 (31.09%) WAN
6 60 (31.09%) LAN
7 55 (28.50%) Juniper
7 55 (28.50%) OSPF
8 50 (25.91%) VMware
9 49 (25.39%) BGP
9 49 (25.39%) Windows
10 45 (23.32%) Microsoft
11 44 (22.80%) VPN
12 40 (20.73%) Network Security
13 38 (19.69%) Linux
14 35 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (17.62%) UNIX
16 33 (17.10%) MPLS
17 32 (16.58%) Cisco ASA
18 31 (16.06%) MCSE
18 31 (16.06%) Solaris
19 30 (15.54%) Perl
19 30 (15.54%) Citrix
19 30 (15.54%) HP
19 30 (15.54%) Blue Coat
19 30 (15.54%) CCSA
20 29 (15.03%) Tcl
21 28 (14.51%) Security Cleared
22 27 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 13 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.04%) Apache
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Lync
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (8.29%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 121 (62.69%) Firewall
2 60 (31.09%) WAN
2 60 (31.09%) LAN
3 55 (28.50%) OSPF
4 49 (25.39%) BGP
5 44 (22.80%) VPN
6 40 (20.73%) Network Security
7 33 (17.10%) MPLS
8 32 (16.58%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (8.29%) DNS
10 16 (8.29%) SAN
10 16 (8.29%) Internet
11 13 (6.74%) Junos
11 13 (6.74%) DHCP
11 13 (6.74%) EIGRP
12 12 (6.22%) Wireless
12 12 (6.22%) VPLS
12 12 (6.22%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (5.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (10.88%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.07%) Legal
4 1 (0.52%) Law
4 1 (0.52%) Back Office
4 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (34.72%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.65%) Firewall Engineer
3 22 (11.40%) Consultant
4 18 (9.33%) Support Engineer
5 15 (7.77%) Analyst
6 13 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (6.22%) Architect
8 11 (5.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (5.18%) Network Security Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Security Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Network Consultant
10 8 (4.15%) Sales Consultant
10 8 (4.15%) Implementation Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (3.63%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) IT Support
12 6 (3.11%) Security Consultant
13 5 (2.59%) Network Security Analyst
13 5 (2.59%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) VXML
2 2 (1.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.88%) Clustering
2 9 (4.66%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.15%) GIS
4 7 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.11%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.07%) CESG
8 3 (1.55%) Handset
9 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.39%) Windows
2 38 (19.69%) Linux
3 34 (17.62%) UNIX
4 31 (16.06%) Solaris
5 23 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.55%) CentOS
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (9.33%) Load Balancing
2 16 (8.29%) Risk Assessment
3 14 (7.25%) ITIL
4 13 (6.74%) Network Management
5 11 (5.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (5.70%) Incident Management
5 11 (5.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.18%) E-Commerce
7 9 (4.66%) Low Latency
7 9 (4.66%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 8 (4.15%) PRINCE
9 7 (3.63%) Migration
10 6 (3.11%) Change Control
10 6 (3.11%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.59%) Use Case
11 5 (2.59%) Network Design
12 4 (2.07%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (2.07%) Line Management
12 4 (2.07%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.54%) Perl
2 29 (15.03%) Tcl
3 8 (4.15%) SQL
4 5 (2.59%) C
5 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 116 (60.10%) CCNP
2 106 (54.92%) CCNA
3 35 (18.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (16.06%) MCSE
5 30 (15.54%) CCSA
6 28 (14.51%) Security Cleared
7 25 (12.95%) Degree
8 24 (12.44%) SC Cleared
9 20 (10.36%) MCSA
10 19 (9.84%) CCSE
11 17 (8.81%) CCIE
12 15 (7.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (7.25%) Check Point Certification
13 14 (7.25%) JNCIA
14 12 (6.22%) JNCIS
15 10 (5.18%) CCDP
16 9 (4.66%) CCIP
17 8 (4.15%) CISSP
18 7 (3.63%) MCITP
19 6 (3.11%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.44%) SLA
2 7 (3.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (11.40%) vSphere
3 19 (9.84%) Active Directory
4 13 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.66%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.59%) XenApp
8 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (2.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.07%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.52%) Cacti
4 1 (0.52%) SCCM
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.52%) Foglight
4 1 (0.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 168 (87.05%) Cisco
2 80 (41.45%) CheckPoint
3 55 (28.50%) Juniper
4 50 (25.91%) VMware
5 45 (23.32%) Microsoft
6 30 (15.54%) Citrix
6 30 (15.54%) HP
6 30 (15.54%) Blue Coat
7 20 (10.36%) Fortinet
8 9 (4.66%) EMC
9 8 (4.15%) NetApp
10 7 (3.63%) SonicWALL
10 7 (3.63%) Kaseya
11 6 (3.11%) IBM
12 5 (2.59%) Avaya
13 4 (2.07%) F5
13 4 (2.07%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.07%) Sourcefire
14 3 (1.55%) SAP
14 3 (1.55%) Oracle
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