The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 66 37 67
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 44 86 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.44% 4.96% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 17.17% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
502 501 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.87% 28.89% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 443 396 335
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

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 17 April 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (88.64%) Cisco
2 37 (42.05%) CCIE
3 34 (38.64%) CCNP
4 31 (35.23%) Firewall
5 29 (32.95%) WAN
6 28 (31.82%) LAN
6 28 (31.82%) Juniper
6 28 (31.82%) CheckPoint
7 27 (30.68%) CCNA
8 23 (26.14%) MPLS
9 20 (22.73%) Wireless
9 20 (22.73%) Network Security
10 18 (20.45%) VMware
11 17 (19.32%) BGP
11 17 (19.32%) HP
12 16 (18.18%) Service Delivery
13 15 (17.05%) CCSP
13 15 (17.05%) OSPF
14 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (14.77%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (13.64%) F5
17 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (12.50%) SIEM
18 10 (11.36%) Unified Communications
18 10 (11.36%) Symantec
18 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
18 10 (11.36%) Windows
19 9 (10.23%) CCSE
19 9 (10.23%) Linux
19 9 (10.23%) Microsoft

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.41%) Lync
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (35.23%) Firewall
2 29 (32.95%) WAN
3 28 (31.82%) LAN
4 23 (26.14%) MPLS
5 20 (22.73%) Wireless
5 20 (22.73%) Network Security
6 17 (19.32%) BGP
7 15 (17.05%) OSPF
8 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (14.77%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (11.36%) Unified Communications
10 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
11 7 (7.95%) Ethernet
12 6 (6.82%) VoIP
12 6 (6.82%) SAN
12 6 (6.82%) IP Telephony
13 5 (5.68%) VLAN
13 5 (5.68%) HSRP
13 5 (5.68%) GLBP
14 4 (4.55%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 6 (6.82%) Advertising
1 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Local Government
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (29.55%) Consultant
2 21 (23.86%) Architect
3 15 (17.05%) Network Architect
4 12 (13.64%) Cisco Consultant
4 12 (13.64%) Network Consultant
5 11 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
6 10 (11.36%) Network Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Security Specialist
7 9 (10.23%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) IT Security Specialist
7 9 (10.23%) IT Security Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Security Engineer
7 9 (10.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Sales Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) RSS
2 2 (2.27%) LAMP
3 1 (1.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Statistics
2 2 (2.27%) NHS
2 2 (2.27%) Clustering
2 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.27%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Linux
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.27%) Debian
5 2 (2.27%) CentOS
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) UNIX
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 11 (12.50%) SIEM
3 9 (10.23%) Protective Monitoring
3 9 (10.23%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 7 (7.95%) Time Management
5 7 (7.95%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.95%) ITIL
6 6 (6.82%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.68%) Network Design
8 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.55%) Change Control
9 3 (3.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.41%) Network Management
9 3 (3.41%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) Perl
1 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (42.05%) CCIE
2 34 (38.64%) CCNP
3 27 (30.68%) CCNA
4 15 (17.05%) CCSP
5 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (10.23%) CCSE
6 9 (10.23%) CEH
6 9 (10.23%) JNCIA
6 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
6 9 (10.23%) CISSP
7 6 (6.82%) MCITP
8 5 (5.68%) VTSP
8 5 (5.68%) JNCIE
8 5 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (5.68%) MCSE
9 4 (4.55%) CCIP
9 4 (4.55%) MCP
9 4 (4.55%) CCA
9 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) XenApp
5 1 (1.14%) XenServer
5 1 (1.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 78 (88.64%) Cisco
2 28 (31.82%) CheckPoint
2 28 (31.82%) Juniper
3 18 (20.45%) VMware
4 17 (19.32%) HP
5 12 (13.64%) F5
6 10 (11.36%) Symantec
7 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
7 9 (10.23%) Citrix
8 7 (7.95%) NetApp
9 6 (6.82%) Dell
9 6 (6.82%) EMC
9 6 (6.82%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.55%) TippingPoint
10 4 (4.55%) Redback
10 4 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.55%) Computacenter
10 4 (4.55%) McAfee
11 3 (3.41%) TOWER Software
11 3 (3.41%) Nortel
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