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 27 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 29 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 139 132 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.64% 7.36% 7.20%
As % of the Vendors category 16.57% 15.21% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 108 115 97
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
839 868 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.10% 48.38% 58.42%
Number of salaries quoted 665 748 817
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 April 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 145 (52.16%) Firewall
2 130 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (33.45%) Windows
4 84 (30.22%) VMware
5 76 (27.34%) CheckPoint
6 74 (26.62%) CCNP
6 74 (26.62%) CCNA
7 72 (25.90%) Microsoft
8 64 (23.02%) LAN
9 62 (22.30%) WAN
10 60 (21.58%) Juniper
11 51 (18.35%) Active Directory
11 51 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
12 50 (17.99%) VPN
13 48 (17.27%) Citrix
13 48 (17.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 46 (16.55%) MS Exchange
15 45 (16.19%) MPLS
15 45 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 44 (15.83%) vSphere
17 40 (14.39%) OSPF
17 40 (14.39%) Finance
18 38 (13.67%) BGP
18 38 (13.67%) Cisco Nexus
19 36 (12.95%) HP
19 36 (12.95%) ITIL
20 33 (11.87%) F5
21 32 (11.51%) Linux
22 30 (10.79%) Wireless
22 30 (10.79%) Network Design

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 46 (16.55%) MS Exchange
2 21 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.52%) IIS
6 6 (2.16%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (2.16%) WorkSite
6 6 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.44%) Apache
8 3 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.72%) JBoss
9 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (6.47%) MS Office
2 16 (5.76%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.24%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.32%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.52%) Office 365
2 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (52.16%) Firewall
2 64 (23.02%) LAN
3 62 (22.30%) WAN
4 51 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
5 50 (17.99%) VPN
6 45 (16.19%) MPLS
7 40 (14.39%) OSPF
8 38 (13.67%) BGP
8 38 (13.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 30 (10.79%) Wireless
10 25 (8.99%) Network Security
10 25 (8.99%) DNS
10 25 (8.99%) TCP/IP
11 23 (8.27%) SAN
12 21 (7.55%) IPsec
13 17 (6.12%) VoIP
14 16 (5.76%) VLAN
14 16 (5.76%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (5.40%) DHCP
16 14 (5.04%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.44%) MS Access
6 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (14.39%) Finance
2 26 (9.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.16%) Law
4 4 (1.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Local Government
5 1 (0.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Electronics
5 1 (0.36%) Legal
5 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (24.82%) Network Engineer
2 46 (16.55%) Architect
3 39 (14.03%) Analyst
4 28 (10.07%) Consultant
5 22 (7.91%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (7.19%) Network Consultant
7 18 (6.47%) Network Architect
8 17 (6.12%) Network Analyst
9 16 (5.76%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (5.40%) Cisco Engineer
10 15 (5.40%) 3rd Line Support
11 14 (5.04%) Support Engineer
11 14 (5.04%) Support Technician
12 11 (3.96%) Network Support
12 11 (3.96%) Cisco Specialist
13 10 (3.60%) Firewall Engineer
13 10 (3.60%) Implementation Engineer
14 9 (3.24%) Field Engineer
15 8 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
15 8 (2.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.32%) VXML
2 9 (3.24%) CSS
3 2 (0.72%) .NET
4 1 (0.36%) HTML
4 1 (0.36%) JSP
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) JSON
4 1 (0.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.60%) Blackberry
2 8 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.80%) Handset
3 5 (1.80%) Clustering
4 4 (1.44%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.44%) Fat Client
5 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.72%) User Experience
5 2 (0.72%) GIS
6 1 (0.36%) DTV
6 1 (0.36%) IVR
6 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (33.45%) Windows
2 48 (17.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (11.51%) Linux
4 27 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (6.83%) Windows 7
7 11 (3.96%) CentOS
7 11 (3.96%) UNIX
8 8 (2.88%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.88%) Solaris
9 6 (2.16%) Windows 2000
9 6 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.95%) ITIL
2 30 (10.79%) Network Design
3 18 (6.47%) Service Delivery
3 18 (6.47%) Change Control
4 17 (6.12%) Load Balancing
5 14 (5.04%) CRM
6 12 (4.32%) Quality Management
6 12 (4.32%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 8 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (2.88%) Project Planning
7 8 (2.88%) Business Development
7 8 (2.88%) Incident Management
7 8 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (2.52%) Configuration Management
9 6 (2.16%) Service Management
9 6 (2.16%) Business Continuity
9 6 (2.16%) Document Management
9 6 (2.16%) Network Architecture
10 5 (1.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.12%) SQL
2 7 (2.52%) Perl
3 5 (1.80%) C
3 5 (1.80%) Java
3 5 (1.80%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.44%) Tcl
5 3 (1.08%) PHP
5 3 (1.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 130 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (26.62%) CCNP
2 74 (26.62%) CCNA
3 25 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (8.99%) Security Cleared
4 23 (8.27%) SC Cleared
4 23 (8.27%) MCSE
5 19 (6.83%) MCSA
6 17 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (5.40%) Degree
8 14 (5.04%) CCSE
8 14 (5.04%) CCIP
9 10 (3.60%) CCSA
10 9 (3.24%) CCDP
10 9 (3.24%) CCIE
10 9 (3.24%) JNCIA
11 5 (1.80%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.80%) MCP
12 4 (1.44%) JNCIP
13 3 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.63%) SLA
2 11 (3.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (18.35%) Active Directory
2 45 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (15.83%) vSphere
4 13 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (4.68%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.32%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.16%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.16%) XenApp
6 6 (2.16%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (1.80%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.72%) Snort
9 1 (0.36%) vCloud
9 1 (0.36%) XenServer
9 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (5.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 14 (5.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.52%) SCCM
4 6 (2.16%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.44%) WSUS
6 3 (1.08%) SCOM
7 1 (0.36%) Cacti
7 1 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.36%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) Foglight
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 84 (30.22%) VMware
2 76 (27.34%) CheckPoint
3 72 (25.90%) Microsoft
4 60 (21.58%) Juniper
5 48 (17.27%) Citrix
6 36 (12.95%) HP
7 33 (11.87%) F5
8 27 (9.71%) NetApp
9 16 (5.76%) Dell
10 13 (4.68%) SAP
10 13 (4.68%) Verint
11 11 (3.96%) Fortinet
11 11 (3.96%) IBM
11 11 (3.96%) EMC
11 11 (3.96%) Blue Coat
12 10 (3.60%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.60%) Apple
13 9 (3.24%) Avaya
14 8 (2.88%) Sun
15 7 (2.52%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £62k basic + 10% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic/£70K OTE + Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
ATR Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60k - £70k basic salary + £120k uncapped OTE,car or car allowance and
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £62k basic + 10% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £220.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago