The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 141 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.18% 0.24% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.38% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +37.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Cisco IOS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
386 363 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.38% 17.44% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 323 328 296
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) NCDA
4 4 (57.14%) NCIE
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Data Management
5 3 (42.86%) VCDX
5 3 (42.86%) VCAP
5 3 (42.86%) VTSP
5 3 (42.86%) CommVault
5 3 (42.86%) Legato
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) FlexPod
6 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (28.57%) MPLS
6 2 (28.57%) OSPF
6 2 (28.57%) BGP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (71.43%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) IGRP
3 2 (28.57%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) H.323
3 2 (28.57%) Frame Relay
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) HSRP
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) POP3
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) IKE
3 2 (28.57%) IPX
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (42.86%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) FlexPod
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) NCDA
1 4 (57.14%) NCIE
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (42.86%) VCDX
2 3 (42.86%) VCAP
2 3 (42.86%) VTSP
3 1 (14.29%) VCP5
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Legato
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 3 (42.86%) CommVault
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft