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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 42 65 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 117 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.04% 2.93% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.81% 10.06% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 100 55 57
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £54,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
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
790 626 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.04% 29.13% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 684 564 389
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 151 (86.78%) Cisco
2 117 (67.24%) CCNP
3 103 (59.20%) Firewall
4 91 (52.30%) CCNA
5 69 (39.66%) CheckPoint
6 60 (34.48%) WAN
7 59 (33.91%) OSPF
8 58 (33.33%) LAN
9 48 (27.59%) MPLS
10 46 (26.44%) Juniper
10 46 (26.44%) BGP
11 44 (25.29%) HP
12 37 (21.26%) VPN
13 35 (20.11%) Network Security
14 34 (19.54%) Windows
15 31 (17.82%) Microsoft
16 28 (16.09%) CCIE
16 28 (16.09%) VMware
17 27 (15.52%) CCSA
17 27 (15.52%) Network Management
18 26 (14.94%) Linux
19 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Certification
20 24 (13.79%) Solaris
20 24 (13.79%) MCSE
20 24 (13.79%) UNIX
20 24 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
21 23 (13.22%) Perl
21 23 (13.22%) Tcl
21 23 (13.22%) CCIP
22 22 (12.64%) TCP/IP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.87%) IIS
5 4 (2.30%) Lync
6 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.62%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.30%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.72%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.87%) Office 365
3 3 (1.72%) IaaS
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 103 (59.20%) Firewall
2 60 (34.48%) WAN
3 59 (33.91%) OSPF
4 58 (33.33%) LAN
5 48 (27.59%) MPLS
6 46 (26.44%) BGP
7 37 (21.26%) VPN
8 35 (20.11%) Network Security
9 24 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
10 22 (12.64%) TCP/IP
11 20 (11.49%) IP Telephony
11 20 (11.49%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (10.92%) Wireless
13 17 (9.77%) VPLS
13 17 (9.77%) Internet
14 15 (8.62%) EIGRP
15 13 (7.47%) Junos
16 12 (6.90%) DNS
17 11 (6.32%) SAN
17 11 (6.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (9.77%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.90%) Finance
3 10 (5.75%) Legal
4 4 (2.30%) Back Office
5 2 (1.15%) Banking
5 2 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (36.78%) Network Engineer
2 34 (19.54%) Consultant
3 26 (14.94%) Firewall Engineer
4 16 (9.20%) Network Consultant
5 15 (8.62%) Architect
6 14 (8.05%) Security Engineer
7 13 (7.47%) Analyst
7 13 (7.47%) Network Security Engineer
8 12 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (6.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 11 (6.32%) Security Analyst
9 11 (6.32%) Network Analyst
9 11 (6.32%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.75%) Network Security Analyst
11 9 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Network Architect
12 6 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
13 5 (2.87%) 3rd Line Support
13 5 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.30%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Clustering
2 8 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.45%) Statistics
3 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.87%) FlexPod
5 4 (2.30%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.57%) GIS
6 1 (0.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.54%) Windows
2 26 (14.94%) Linux
3 24 (13.79%) Solaris
3 24 (13.79%) UNIX
4 14 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.52%) Network Management
2 17 (9.77%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
3 15 (8.62%) Load Balancing
4 14 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (5.75%) Network Design
5 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.17%) E-Commerce
6 9 (5.17%) Low Latency
6 9 (5.17%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 7 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.45%) Migration
8 6 (3.45%) SIEM
9 5 (2.87%) Fault Management
9 5 (2.87%) Time Management
9 5 (2.87%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (2.87%) Change Management
9 5 (2.87%) Network Architecture
10 4 (2.30%) Quality Management
10 4 (2.30%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.22%) Perl
1 23 (13.22%) Tcl
2 8 (4.60%) SQL
3 4 (2.30%) C
4 3 (1.72%) Java
4 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 117 (67.24%) CCNP
2 91 (52.30%) CCNA
3 28 (16.09%) CCIE
4 27 (15.52%) CCSA
5 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (13.79%) MCSE
7 23 (13.22%) CCIP
8 19 (10.92%) Security Cleared
9 18 (10.34%) Degree
10 17 (9.77%) SC Cleared
11 15 (8.62%) CCSE
12 14 (8.05%) Check Point Certification
13 12 (6.90%) JNCIA
13 12 (6.90%) MCITP
14 8 (4.60%) CCA
14 8 (4.60%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (3.45%) CISSP
15 6 (3.45%) CCDP
16 5 (2.87%) MCSA
16 5 (2.87%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.05%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.15%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 15 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.32%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.75%) XenApp
5 5 (2.87%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.72%) XenServer
6 3 (1.72%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.15%) Snort
7 2 (1.15%) Squid
7 2 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.15%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.57%) SCCM
5 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 151 (86.78%) Cisco
2 69 (39.66%) CheckPoint
3 46 (26.44%) Juniper
4 44 (25.29%) HP
5 31 (17.82%) Microsoft
6 28 (16.09%) VMware
7 20 (11.49%) Blue Coat
8 14 (8.05%) Citrix
9 12 (6.90%) NetApp
10 9 (5.17%) SonicWALL
11 7 (4.02%) Fortinet
12 6 (3.45%) Kaseya
13 5 (2.87%) IBM
13 5 (2.87%) Nortel
14 4 (2.30%) SAP
14 4 (2.30%) Avaya
14 4 (2.30%) Verint
15 3 (1.72%) Redback
15 3 (1.72%) WatchGuard
16 2 (1.15%) Kaspersky
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