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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 47 74 42
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 91 49 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.00% 2.63% 5.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.91% 9.39% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 65
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
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
572 522 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.45% 28.03% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 437 463 421
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,803 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 27 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 145 (89.51%) Cisco
2 99 (61.11%) CCNA
2 99 (61.11%) Firewall
3 91 (56.17%) CCNP
4 53 (32.72%) CheckPoint
5 44 (27.16%) Data Centre
6 40 (24.69%) OSPF
6 40 (24.69%) LAN
7 39 (24.07%) WAN
7 39 (24.07%) Juniper
8 38 (23.46%) BGP
9 37 (22.84%) Microsoft
10 34 (20.99%) VPN
10 34 (20.99%) MPLS
11 33 (20.37%) Windows
12 30 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (17.90%) F5
14 27 (16.67%) Telecoms
15 26 (16.05%) VMware
16 24 (14.81%) SLA
17 23 (14.20%) TCP/IP
17 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (12.35%) Finance
18 20 (12.35%) Network Security
19 19 (11.73%) Citrix
19 19 (11.73%) CCIE
19 19 (11.73%) MCSE
20 18 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 17 (10.49%) Linux

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) Apache
3 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.70%) MS Office
2 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.17%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 99 (61.11%) Firewall
2 40 (24.69%) OSPF
2 40 (24.69%) LAN
3 39 (24.07%) WAN
4 38 (23.46%) BGP
5 34 (20.99%) MPLS
5 34 (20.99%) VPN
6 30 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (14.20%) TCP/IP
8 20 (12.35%) Network Security
9 15 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (8.64%) Wireless
10 14 (8.64%) DNS
11 13 (8.02%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (7.41%) IPsec
13 10 (6.17%) Cisco ICM
13 10 (6.17%) VLAN
14 9 (5.56%) EIGRP
14 9 (5.56%) H.323
15 8 (4.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.35%) Finance
3 7 (4.32%) Banking
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.85%) Electronics
5 3 (1.85%) Automotive
6 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) German Language
7 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (30.86%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.58%) Consultant
3 16 (9.88%) Network Consultant
4 15 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (8.64%) Analyst
6 12 (7.41%) Architect
7 10 (6.17%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.17%) Firewall Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) Network Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Network Architect
10 7 (4.32%) Implementation Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Support Technician
10 7 (4.32%) Cisco Specialist
11 6 (3.70%) Data Centre Technician
12 5 (3.09%) IT Support
12 5 (3.09%) Network Security Consultant
12 5 (3.09%) Cisco Consultant
12 5 (3.09%) Security Architect
12 5 (3.09%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.56%) VXML
2 2 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.16%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.09%) Clustering
4 4 (2.47%) Handset
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.62%) DTV
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.37%) Windows
2 17 (10.49%) Linux
3 15 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.79%) UNIX
5 10 (6.17%) Solaris
6 8 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.85%) CentOS
7 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.23%) Android
9 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (10.49%) ITIL
1 17 (10.49%) Service Delivery
1 17 (10.49%) Change Control
2 14 (8.64%) Network Design
3 13 (8.02%) Load Balancing
4 10 (6.17%) Quality Management
4 10 (6.17%) CRM
4 10 (6.17%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 8 (4.94%) Project Planning
6 7 (4.32%) Incident Management
6 7 (4.32%) Network Architecture
7 6 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 6 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (3.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.09%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.09%) Migration
9 4 (2.47%) Project Management
9 4 (2.47%) TOGAF
9 4 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.70%) Perl
2 5 (3.09%) Tcl
3 3 (1.85%) C
3 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.62%) PHP
5 1 (0.62%) VBScript
5 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 99 (61.11%) CCNA
2 91 (56.17%) CCNP
3 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (11.73%) MCSE
4 19 (11.73%) CCIE
5 18 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (9.26%) CCIP
7 13 (8.02%) MCSA
7 13 (8.02%) Degree
8 12 (7.41%) CCSE
8 12 (7.41%) CCDP
9 10 (6.17%) Security Cleared
10 9 (5.56%) CCSA
11 8 (4.94%) SC Cleared
12 6 (3.70%) JNCIA
13 5 (3.09%) MCITP
14 4 (2.47%) JNCIP
14 4 (2.47%) MCTS
15 2 (1.23%) JNCIS
15 2 (1.23%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.81%) SLA
2 12 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.88%) vSphere
3 14 (8.64%) Active Directory
4 10 (6.17%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.23%) XenApp
6 2 (1.23%) Snort
6 2 (1.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (7.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 11 (6.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.62%) Cacti
4 1 (0.62%) Ionix
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.62%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.62%) Nagios
4 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.62%) Foglight
4 1 (0.62%) Nessus
Vendors
1 145 (89.51%) Cisco
2 53 (32.72%) CheckPoint
3 39 (24.07%) Juniper
4 37 (22.84%) Microsoft
5 29 (17.90%) F5
6 26 (16.05%) VMware
7 19 (11.73%) Citrix
8 11 (6.79%) SAP
9 10 (6.17%) Verint
10 8 (4.94%) HP
10 8 (4.94%) Fortinet
10 8 (4.94%) Riverbed
11 6 (3.70%) Blue Coat
11 6 (3.70%) Avaya
12 5 (3.09%) NetApp
12 5 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.09%) Mitel
12 5 (3.09%) Sourcefire
13 3 (1.85%) Sun
14 2 (1.23%) IBM
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Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £80k Package + Excellent company benefits.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + Training + Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + Training +Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus +Training + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
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CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £62k basic + 10% Bonus + Benefits.
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Salary: Unspecified
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