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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 52 73 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -44
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 88 49 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.25% 2.59% 6.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.01% 9.55% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 38 93
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,000 £31,898
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
733 513 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.39% 27.11% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 660 454 439
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £31,000
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 18 December 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 176 (85.44%) Cisco
2 133 (64.56%) CCNP
3 129 (62.62%) Firewall
4 113 (54.85%) CCNA
5 85 (41.26%) CheckPoint
6 71 (34.47%) LAN
7 68 (33.01%) WAN
8 57 (27.67%) OSPF
9 56 (27.18%) Juniper
10 49 (23.79%) BGP
11 47 (22.82%) Windows
11 47 (22.82%) VMware
12 44 (21.36%) Network Security
13 43 (20.87%) VPN
13 43 (20.87%) Microsoft
14 41 (19.90%) MPLS
15 39 (18.93%) HP
16 38 (18.45%) Linux
16 38 (18.45%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
18 34 (16.50%) UNIX
18 34 (16.50%) CCSA
19 32 (15.53%) Security Cleared
20 31 (15.05%) Blue Coat
20 31 (15.05%) Solaris
20 31 (15.05%) MCSE
21 30 (14.56%) Perl
22 29 (14.08%) Tcl
22 29 (14.08%) Citrix
22 29 (14.08%) Degree

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 16 (7.77%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.97%) Apache
5 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.97%) Lync
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (7.77%) MS Visio
2 13 (6.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.46%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (62.62%) Firewall
2 71 (34.47%) LAN
3 68 (33.01%) WAN
4 57 (27.67%) OSPF
5 49 (23.79%) BGP
6 44 (21.36%) Network Security
7 43 (20.87%) VPN
8 41 (19.90%) MPLS
9 38 (18.45%) Cisco ASA
10 27 (13.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (8.74%) SAN
11 18 (8.74%) TCP/IP
12 17 (8.25%) Internet
13 15 (7.28%) DNS
13 15 (7.28%) EIGRP
13 15 (7.28%) Wireless
13 15 (7.28%) VPLS
14 13 (6.31%) Junos
15 12 (5.83%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (5.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (9.71%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.88%) Legal
4 2 (0.97%) Banking
4 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 71 (34.47%) Network Engineer
2 36 (17.48%) Firewall Engineer
3 30 (14.56%) Consultant
4 21 (10.19%) Analyst
5 15 (7.28%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.80%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (6.80%) Security Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Architect
7 13 (6.31%) Network Security Engineer
7 13 (6.31%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (4.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 10 (4.85%) Network Analyst
8 10 (4.85%) Security Analyst
9 9 (4.37%) Network Consultant
9 9 (4.37%) Network Security Analyst
10 8 (3.88%) Implementation Engineer
10 8 (3.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 8 (3.88%) Security Consultant
10 8 (3.88%) Sales Consultant
11 5 (2.43%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.17%) Clustering
2 9 (4.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.88%) GIS
3 8 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.91%) FlexPod
5 4 (1.94%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.94%) CESG
6 3 (1.46%) Handset
6 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (22.82%) Windows
2 38 (18.45%) Linux
3 34 (16.50%) UNIX
4 31 (15.05%) Solaris
5 19 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (9.22%) Network Management
2 18 (8.74%) Load Balancing
3 16 (7.77%) Risk Assessment
3 16 (7.77%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (5.83%) ITIL
4 12 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (4.85%) E-Commerce
6 9 (4.37%) Migration
6 9 (4.37%) Low Latency
6 9 (4.37%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 8 (3.88%) Network Design
7 8 (3.88%) Incident Management
7 8 (3.88%) PRINCE
8 6 (2.91%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.43%) Information Security
9 5 (2.43%) SIEM
9 5 (2.43%) Change Control
9 5 (2.43%) Time Management
9 5 (2.43%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.56%) Perl
2 29 (14.08%) Tcl
3 9 (4.37%) SQL
4 7 (3.40%) C
5 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.97%) Java
6 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 133 (64.56%) CCNP
2 113 (54.85%) CCNA
3 35 (16.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (16.50%) CCSA
5 32 (15.53%) Security Cleared
6 31 (15.05%) MCSE
7 29 (14.08%) Degree
8 28 (13.59%) SC Cleared
9 23 (11.17%) CCSE
10 21 (10.19%) CCIE
11 18 (8.74%) MCSA
12 14 (6.80%) Check Point Certification
13 13 (6.31%) CCIP
14 12 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (5.83%) JNCIA
14 12 (5.83%) JNCIS
15 11 (5.34%) CISSP
16 10 (4.85%) MCITP
17 9 (4.37%) CCDP
18 8 (3.88%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.22%) SLA
2 5 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.97%) GPG13
3 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.74%) Active Directory
3 17 (8.25%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.25%) vSphere
4 9 (4.37%) XenApp
5 4 (1.94%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.94%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.97%) Snort
6 2 (0.97%) Squid
6 2 (0.97%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (2.91%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (2.91%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.97%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) Cacti
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.49%) Foglight
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 176 (85.44%) Cisco
2 85 (41.26%) CheckPoint
3 56 (27.18%) Juniper
4 47 (22.82%) VMware
5 43 (20.87%) Microsoft
6 39 (18.93%) HP
7 31 (15.05%) Blue Coat
8 29 (14.08%) Citrix
9 20 (9.71%) Fortinet
10 10 (4.85%) NetApp
11 9 (4.37%) EMC
11 9 (4.37%) SonicWALL
12 7 (3.40%) Kaseya
13 6 (2.91%) Sourcefire
13 6 (2.91%) IBM
14 4 (1.94%) Avaya
14 4 (1.94%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.46%) Oracle
15 3 (1.46%) SAP
15 3 (1.46%) F5
Birmingham
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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