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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 107 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 20 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.10% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.21% 2.77% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 5
Average salary £46,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.45% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £55,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +5.88%
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
322 253 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.73% 13.60% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 268 230 257
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Cisco IOS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (95.24%) BGP
3 19 (90.48%) OSPF
4 17 (80.95%) MPLS
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (66.67%) CCNP
6 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (57.14%) VPN
8 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
8 11 (52.38%) LAN
8 11 (52.38%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (52.38%) VLAN
8 11 (52.38%) HSRP
9 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
9 10 (47.62%) Firewall
10 8 (38.10%) Juniper
10 8 (38.10%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (33.33%) CCDP
11 7 (33.33%) VoIP
11 7 (33.33%) WAN
11 7 (33.33%) ITIL
11 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
12 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
12 6 (28.57%) VMware
12 6 (28.57%) Wireless
12 6 (28.57%) PPP
12 6 (28.57%) DNS
12 6 (28.57%) CCIE

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) BGP
2 19 (90.48%) OSPF
3 17 (80.95%) MPLS
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (57.14%) VPN
6 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (52.38%) LAN
6 11 (52.38%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (52.38%) VLAN
6 11 (52.38%) HSRP
7 10 (47.62%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (33.33%) VoIP
9 7 (33.33%) WAN
9 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
10 6 (28.57%) Wireless
10 6 (28.57%) PPP
10 6 (28.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Network Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 6 (28.57%) High Availability
4 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (66.67%) CCNP
2 7 (33.33%) CCDP
3 6 (28.57%) CCIE
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) CCIP
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) CCSA
6 1 (4.76%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) F5
3 6 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Verint
6 1 (4.76%) Toshiba
6 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £58000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago