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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 13 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 220 168 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.85% 8.44% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 21.46% 16.70% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 205 137 113
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1025 1006 1137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.54% 50.53% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 855 865 1012
Average salary £43,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 206 (57.70%) Cisco Certification
2 178 (49.86%) Firewall
3 154 (43.14%) CheckPoint
4 144 (40.34%) CCNP
5 98 (27.45%) LAN
6 97 (27.17%) BGP
7 95 (26.61%) WAN
8 93 (26.05%) OSPF
9 92 (25.77%) Windows
10 89 (24.93%) F5
11 87 (24.37%) Juniper
12 85 (23.81%) CCNA
13 75 (21.01%) VMware
14 74 (20.73%) Data Centre
15 68 (19.05%) HP
16 66 (18.49%) Active Directory
17 63 (17.65%) VPN
17 63 (17.65%) CCIE
18 59 (16.53%) MPLS
18 59 (16.53%) Microsoft
18 59 (16.53%) Network Security
19 57 (15.97%) Cisco Nexus
20 54 (15.13%) MS Exchange
21 52 (14.57%) Cisco IOS
22 42 (11.76%) Service Delivery
23 41 (11.48%) Finance
23 41 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
24 39 (10.92%) Wireless
24 39 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
25 38 (10.64%) ITIL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (15.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2000
5 6 (1.68%) WorkSite
6 5 (1.40%) IIS
7 2 (0.56%) JBoss
7 2 (0.56%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.92%) MS Office
3 6 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Summit
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.08%) Office 365
2 2 (0.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 178 (49.86%) Firewall
2 98 (27.45%) LAN
3 97 (27.17%) BGP
4 95 (26.61%) WAN
5 93 (26.05%) OSPF
6 63 (17.65%) VPN
7 59 (16.53%) MPLS
7 59 (16.53%) Network Security
8 57 (15.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 52 (14.57%) Cisco IOS
10 41 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
11 39 (10.92%) Wireless
12 37 (10.36%) TCP/IP
13 30 (8.40%) DNS
14 27 (7.56%) SAN
14 27 (7.56%) Spanning Tree
15 26 (7.28%) IPsec
15 26 (7.28%) VoIP
16 22 (6.16%) EIGRP
17 18 (5.04%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.84%) MS Access
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (11.48%) Finance
2 37 (10.36%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.64%) Banking
4 7 (1.96%) Marketing
5 6 (1.68%) Law
6 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.84%) Automotive
7 3 (0.84%) Electronics
8 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Advertising
9 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (30.81%) Network Engineer
2 60 (16.81%) Architect
2 60 (16.81%) Consultant
3 43 (12.04%) Network Consultant
4 40 (11.20%) Network Architect
5 37 (10.36%) Senior Network Engineer
6 34 (9.52%) Analyst
7 22 (6.16%) Network Analyst
8 19 (5.32%) Cisco Engineer
9 18 (5.04%) Senior Consultant
10 17 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 16 (4.48%) Cisco Architect
12 15 (4.20%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.92%) Cisco Consultant
14 13 (3.64%) Network Security Consultant
14 13 (3.64%) Senior Network Consultant
14 13 (3.64%) Security Architect
14 13 (3.64%) Network Design Architect
14 13 (3.64%) Security Consultant
14 13 (3.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.92%) CSS
2 11 (3.08%) VXML
3 2 (0.56%) .NET
3 2 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 74 (20.73%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.48%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.24%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.24%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.68%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.84%) Clustering
7 3 (0.84%) Handset
8 2 (0.56%) Replication
8 2 (0.56%) IVR
8 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 92 (25.77%) Windows
2 39 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (9.80%) Linux
4 34 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.32%) Windows 7
7 18 (5.04%) UNIX
8 13 (3.64%) Solaris
9 6 (1.68%) Windows 2000
9 6 (1.68%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.56%) CentOS
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 38 (10.64%) ITIL
3 34 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 33 (9.24%) Network Design
5 24 (6.72%) Change Control
6 21 (5.88%) Project Management
7 16 (4.48%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (3.92%) Change Management
9 11 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (3.08%) CRM
9 11 (3.08%) Network Management
10 10 (2.80%) PRINCE2
10 10 (2.80%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (2.80%) Mentoring
11 9 (2.52%) Network Architecture
11 9 (2.52%) Project Planning
12 8 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (1.96%) Quality Management
13 7 (1.96%) Configuration Management
13 7 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.08%) SQL
2 7 (1.96%) C
2 7 (1.96%) Perl
3 5 (1.40%) Tcl
4 4 (1.12%) PHP
4 4 (1.12%) Java
5 3 (0.84%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 206 (57.70%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (40.34%) CCNP
3 85 (23.81%) CCNA
4 63 (17.65%) CCIE
5 20 (5.60%) Security Cleared
6 18 (5.04%) SC Cleared
7 17 (4.76%) HP ASE
8 16 (4.48%) CCDP
8 16 (4.48%) Degree
8 16 (4.48%) CCIP
9 14 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (3.64%) CCSA
10 13 (3.64%) MCSE
10 13 (3.64%) MCSA
11 11 (3.08%) CCSE
12 7 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.12%) MCP
14 3 (0.84%) CCVP
14 3 (0.84%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.04%) SLA
2 8 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 66 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 37 (10.36%) Hyper-V
3 34 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (7.56%) vSphere
5 17 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
6 14 (3.92%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.24%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.24%) XenApp
7 8 (2.24%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.56%) Snort
10 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (2.80%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.24%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.96%) SELinux
4 6 (1.68%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.12%) SCCM
6 3 (0.84%) SCOM
7 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.28%) WSUS
8 1 (0.28%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 154 (43.14%) CheckPoint
2 89 (24.93%) F5
3 87 (24.37%) Juniper
4 75 (21.01%) VMware
5 68 (19.05%) HP
6 59 (16.53%) Microsoft
7 32 (8.96%) Riverbed
8 28 (7.84%) NetApp
9 27 (7.56%) Dell
10 26 (7.28%) Citrix
11 25 (7.00%) McAfee
12 17 (4.76%) Huawei
12 17 (4.76%) SonicWALL
13 11 (3.08%) Apple
14 10 (2.80%) IBM
14 10 (2.80%) Avaya
14 10 (2.80%) Verint
15 9 (2.52%) SAP
16 7 (1.96%) EMC
16 7 (1.96%) Mitel
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