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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 52 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 74 74 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.90% 3.68% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.73% 11.46% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 65 67 37
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £34,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
631 646 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.28% 32.16% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 555 580 404
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 22 July 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 103 (86.55%) Cisco
2 75 (63.03%) CCNP
3 60 (50.42%) CCNA
4 56 (47.06%) Firewall
5 44 (36.97%) MPLS
6 43 (36.13%) WAN
7 39 (32.77%) LAN
8 35 (29.41%) HP
9 34 (28.57%) CCIE
10 33 (27.73%) Juniper
10 33 (27.73%) CheckPoint
11 30 (25.21%) OSPF
12 20 (16.81%) VMware
13 19 (15.97%) CCIP
13 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
13 19 (15.97%) Network Security
13 19 (15.97%) Network Management
14 18 (15.13%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (15.13%) IP Telephony
14 18 (15.13%) Windows
15 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (14.29%) BGP
16 16 (13.45%) Performance Monitoring
17 15 (12.61%) Unified Communications
17 15 (12.61%) Wireless
17 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
17 15 (12.61%) MCSE
18 13 (10.92%) VPN
18 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
18 13 (10.92%) Telecoms

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (10.08%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.36%) IIS
2 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.36%) Lync
3 3 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) SAP CRM
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Office 365
2 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.52%) IaaS
3 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (47.06%) Firewall
2 44 (36.97%) MPLS
3 43 (36.13%) WAN
4 39 (32.77%) LAN
5 30 (25.21%) OSPF
6 19 (15.97%) Network Security
7 18 (15.13%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (15.13%) IP Telephony
8 17 (14.29%) BGP
9 15 (12.61%) Unified Communications
9 15 (12.61%) Wireless
9 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
10 13 (10.92%) VPN
11 11 (9.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (8.40%) VPLS
13 9 (7.56%) SAN
14 8 (6.72%) DWDM
15 7 (5.88%) IPsec
15 7 (5.88%) EIGRP
15 7 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (10.92%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.04%) Legal
3 5 (4.20%) Finance
4 4 (3.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.84%) Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.84%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 31 (26.05%) Consultant
3 21 (17.65%) Architect
4 17 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 13 (10.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (10.08%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Security Engineer
7 11 (9.24%) Network Architect
8 10 (8.40%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 10 (8.40%) Analyst
9 8 (6.72%) Security Specialist
10 7 (5.88%) Security Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Network Analyst
11 6 (5.04%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (5.04%) Network Security Analyst
12 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (3.36%) Security Consultant
13 4 (3.36%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.36%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Clustering
1 6 (5.04%) Statistics
2 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.68%) NHS
3 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.13%) Windows
2 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.04%) Linux
3 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.97%) Network Management
2 16 (13.45%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
4 12 (10.08%) SIEM
5 10 (8.40%) Network Design
6 8 (6.72%) Network Architecture
7 7 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 7 (5.88%) ITIL
8 6 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.20%) Fault Management
9 5 (4.20%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (4.20%) Change Management
10 4 (3.36%) CRM
10 4 (3.36%) Quality Management
10 4 (3.36%) Migration
10 4 (3.36%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (3.36%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (3.36%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.36%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (3.36%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.52%) C
1 3 (2.52%) Java
1 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (63.03%) CCNP
2 60 (50.42%) CCNA
3 34 (28.57%) CCIE
4 19 (15.97%) CCIP
5 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (12.61%) MCSE
7 12 (10.08%) SC Cleared
7 12 (10.08%) Security Cleared
8 10 (8.40%) CCSE
8 10 (8.40%) JNCIA
9 9 (7.56%) CISSP
10 7 (5.88%) MCITP
11 6 (5.04%) CCA
11 6 (5.04%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (5.04%) CCSA
11 6 (5.04%) Degree
12 5 (4.20%) MCTS
12 5 (4.20%) JNCIE
12 5 (4.20%) ACSA
12 5 (4.20%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) Hyper-V
1 9 (7.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.72%) XenApp
2 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.36%) XenServer
3 4 (3.36%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.36%) vSphere
4 3 (2.52%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.68%) Snort
5 2 (1.68%) Squid
5 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (5.04%) FortiGate
1 6 (5.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.84%) Netcool
Vendors
1 103 (86.55%) Cisco
2 35 (29.41%) HP
3 33 (27.73%) Juniper
3 33 (27.73%) CheckPoint
4 20 (16.81%) VMware
5 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
6 11 (9.24%) Citrix
7 7 (5.88%) Symantec
8 6 (5.04%) NetApp
8 6 (5.04%) Fortinet
8 6 (5.04%) F5
9 5 (4.20%) Nortel
10 4 (3.36%) SAP
10 4 (3.36%) Redback
10 4 (3.36%) Verint
11 3 (2.52%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.52%) SonicWALL
11 3 (2.52%) TippingPoint
11 3 (2.52%) Computacenter
11 3 (2.52%) Blue Coat
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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