The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 29 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 143 139 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.81% 7.63% 7.36%
As % of the Vendors category 12.75% 16.51% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 97 108 115
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £70,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1122 842 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.57% 46.21% 48.10%
Number of salaries quoted 840 667 743
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco 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.

1 111 (46.84%) Firewall
2 104 (43.88%) WAN
3 102 (43.04%) LAN
4 89 (37.55%) Windows
4 89 (37.55%) Cisco Certification
5 79 (33.33%) VMware
6 76 (32.07%) Microsoft
7 72 (30.38%) CCNP
8 68 (28.69%) Active Directory
9 67 (28.27%) Data Centre
10 66 (27.85%) CCNA
11 61 (25.74%) Citrix
12 59 (24.89%) Juniper
13 57 (24.05%) Windows Server
14 54 (22.78%) HP
15 48 (20.25%) ITIL
16 47 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 44 (18.57%) CheckPoint
18 37 (15.61%) SQL
19 36 (15.19%) Project Management
20 35 (14.77%) Presales
21 34 (14.35%) MS Exchange
22 33 (13.92%) Service Delivery
23 32 (13.50%) Security Cleared
24 30 (12.66%) Network Security
24 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
25 28 (11.81%) SAN
25 28 (11.81%) NetApp
26 27 (11.39%) MCSE
26 27 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (14.35%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.17%) Skype for Business
3 16 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (2.95%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.53%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.69%) Moodle
9 3 (1.27%) IIS
10 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.42%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (10.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (7.59%) Office 365
2 12 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (5.06%) IaaS
2 12 (5.06%) PaaS
3 3 (1.27%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.84%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (46.84%) Firewall
2 104 (43.88%) WAN
3 102 (43.04%) LAN
4 30 (12.66%) Network Security
5 28 (11.81%) SAN
6 25 (10.55%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (10.13%) MPLS
8 23 (9.70%) DNS
9 22 (9.28%) VoIP
10 19 (8.02%) VPN
11 17 (7.17%) IPv4
12 13 (5.49%) DHCP
12 13 (5.49%) Wireless
13 10 (4.22%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (4.22%) TCP/IP
13 10 (4.22%) Unified Communications
14 9 (3.80%) OSPF
15 8 (3.38%) BGP
15 8 (3.38%) Cisco IPT
15 8 (3.38%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.91%) MySQL
3 12 (5.06%) DB2
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.42%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (5.49%) Publishing
2 10 (4.22%) French Language
3 9 (3.80%) German Language
4 8 (3.38%) Finance
4 8 (3.38%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.11%) Banking
5 5 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (31.65%) Network Engineer
2 43 (18.14%) Analyst
3 39 (16.46%) Architect
4 32 (13.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 29 (12.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 18 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (7.17%) Senior Network Engineer
7 17 (7.17%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.91%) IT Analyst
8 14 (5.91%) Network Analyst
9 13 (5.49%) Cisco Analyst
9 13 (5.49%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 13 (5.49%) Consultant
9 13 (5.49%) Network Architect
10 12 (5.06%) IT Support
11 11 (4.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.22%) Firewall Engineer
12 10 (4.22%) Security Analyst
12 10 (4.22%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.80%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) XMPP
2 2 (0.84%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 67 (28.27%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.59%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.91%) CMDB
5 13 (5.49%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.22%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.95%) HP StoreVirtual
8 6 (2.53%) Clustering
9 4 (1.69%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.69%) Handset
9 4 (1.69%) iSeries
9 4 (1.69%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.84%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.84%) Statistics
11 1 (0.42%) CCTV
11 1 (0.42%) EPoS
11 1 (0.42%) FMCG
11 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 89 (37.55%) Windows
2 57 (24.05%) Windows Server
3 27 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.22%) Linux
5 10 (4.22%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.80%) Windows 8
6 9 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.53%) Unix
8 4 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.84%) AIX
10 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.25%) ITIL
2 36 (15.19%) Project Management
3 35 (14.77%) Presales
4 33 (13.92%) Service Delivery
5 22 (9.28%) ITIL V3
6 20 (8.44%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.17%) Line Management
8 16 (6.75%) Business Development
8 16 (6.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
9 15 (6.33%) TOGAF
9 15 (6.33%) Zachman Framework
10 14 (5.91%) Cybersecurity
10 14 (5.91%) Service Management
11 13 (5.49%) CRM
11 13 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (5.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (5.49%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (5.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (15.61%) SQL
2 8 (3.38%) C
3 7 (2.95%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.27%) Python
5 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.84%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.84%) VB
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
6 1 (0.42%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 89 (37.55%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (30.38%) CCNP
3 66 (27.85%) CCNA
4 32 (13.50%) Security Cleared
5 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (11.39%) MCSE
7 25 (10.55%) SC Cleared
8 24 (10.13%) Degree
9 13 (5.49%) PMI Certification
9 13 (5.49%) PMP
10 12 (5.06%) ISEB
10 12 (5.06%) MCITP
11 11 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (3.80%) CISSP
12 9 (3.80%) MCSA
13 7 (2.95%) CISM
14 4 (1.69%) APMP
14 4 (1.69%) CCIE
15 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.64%) SLA
2 5 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (28.69%) Active Directory
2 47 (19.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.55%) Hyper-V
4 19 (8.02%) vSphere
5 8 (3.38%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (3.38%) XenApp
6 7 (2.95%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.95%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.11%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.27%) XenServer
10 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.84%) Snort
10 2 (0.84%) Xen
11 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (5.06%) NetBackup
1 12 (5.06%) SCVMM
2 7 (2.95%) SCOM
3 5 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (2.11%) SCCM
4 4 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.27%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (1.27%) Nessus
6 2 (0.84%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.84%) Proventia
6 2 (0.84%) QRadar
7 1 (0.42%) Nmap
7 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (33.33%) VMware
2 76 (32.07%) Microsoft
3 61 (25.74%) Citrix
4 59 (24.89%) Juniper
5 54 (22.78%) HP
6 44 (18.57%) CheckPoint
7 28 (11.81%) NetApp
8 16 (6.75%) Extreme Networks
8 16 (6.75%) IBM
9 15 (6.33%) EMC
9 15 (6.33%) Symantec
10 14 (5.91%) Oracle
11 12 (5.06%) BMC
11 12 (5.06%) Polycom
11 12 (5.06%) SonicWALL
12 11 (4.64%) Avaya
13 7 (2.95%) Dell
13 7 (2.95%) F5
14 6 (2.53%) Intel Security
15 5 (2.11%) Aruba
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