The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco IOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 110 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 1.55% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +18.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 323 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.77% 18.57% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 238 259 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco IOS
West Midlands

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Birmingham region.

Cisco IOS Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) VCAP
4 5 (62.50%) VTSP
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) FlexPod
4 5 (62.50%) NetApp
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (62.50%) VCDX
4 5 (62.50%) vSphere
4 5 (62.50%) NCDA
4 5 (62.50%) NCIE
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) F5

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Local Government
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) FlexPod Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) Storage Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) FlexPod
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) VCAP
1 5 (62.50%) VTSP
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (62.50%) VCDX
1 5 (62.50%) NCDA
1 5 (62.50%) NCIE
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCVP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft