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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 41 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 103 139 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.94% 7.81% 5.19%
As % of the Vendors category 11.29% 16.49% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 81 130 58
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
912 843 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.78% 47.36% 56.90%
Number of salaries quoted 772 765 698
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 128 (51.41%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (44.98%) Firewall
3 96 (38.55%) WAN
4 89 (35.74%) CCNP
4 89 (35.74%) LAN
5 87 (34.94%) CCNA
6 82 (32.93%) Windows
7 74 (29.72%) VMware
8 71 (28.51%) Microsoft
9 60 (24.10%) Juniper
10 56 (22.49%) Active Directory
11 53 (21.29%) Windows Server
12 51 (20.48%) Data Centre
13 48 (19.28%) CheckPoint
14 41 (16.47%) HP
14 41 (16.47%) Citrix
15 40 (16.06%) Cisco ASA
16 37 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (14.86%) VPN
17 35 (14.06%) VoIP
18 34 (13.65%) Microsoft Certification
18 34 (13.65%) Security Cleared
18 34 (13.65%) Network Security
19 32 (12.85%) ITIL
20 31 (12.45%) MCSE
20 31 (12.45%) SAN
21 30 (12.05%) Project Management
22 29 (11.65%) SQL
23 27 (10.84%) MS Exchange
23 27 (10.84%) SC Cleared

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 27 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.02%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (4.02%) Moodle
4 10 (4.02%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.41%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 21 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.44%) Office 365
2 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.80%) IaaS
3 2 (0.80%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (44.98%) Firewall
2 96 (38.55%) WAN
3 89 (35.74%) LAN
4 40 (16.06%) Cisco ASA
5 37 (14.86%) VPN
6 35 (14.06%) VoIP
7 34 (13.65%) Network Security
8 31 (12.45%) SAN
9 21 (8.43%) MPLS
10 19 (7.63%) BGP
10 19 (7.63%) DNS
11 16 (6.43%) IPv4
12 13 (5.22%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (5.22%) Ethernet
13 12 (4.82%) DHCP
13 12 (4.82%) OSPF
14 11 (4.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (4.42%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (4.02%) Wireless
16 9 (3.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.20%) MySQL
3 1 (0.40%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Burp Suite
1 1 (0.40%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (7.23%) Finance
1 18 (7.23%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.81%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.01%) French Language
4 4 (1.61%) German Language
5 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 2 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Law
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (37.75%) Network Engineer
2 44 (17.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 40 (16.06%) Analyst
4 37 (14.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 31 (12.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 24 (9.64%) Consultant
7 17 (6.83%) Support Engineer
8 14 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.62%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 13 (5.22%) Network Consultant
10 12 (4.82%) Security Engineer
11 11 (4.42%) Architect
11 11 (4.42%) Network Support
11 11 (4.42%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 10 (4.02%) Cisco Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) IT Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) Network Security Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) NOC Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.81%) X-Windows
2 3 (1.20%) XMPP
3 1 (0.40%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.40%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.48%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.02%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (5.62%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.42%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (2.41%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.41%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.01%) Clustering
7 4 (1.61%) CMDB
7 4 (1.61%) iSeries
7 4 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.80%) Handset
9 2 (0.80%) Statistics
10 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (32.93%) Windows
2 53 (21.29%) Windows Server
3 25 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (10.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (6.83%) Linux
5 15 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.41%) CatOS
6 6 (2.41%) Unix
7 5 (2.01%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.01%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.80%) AIX
9 2 (0.80%) Android
9 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (12.85%) ITIL
2 30 (12.05%) Project Management
3 26 (10.44%) Presales
4 20 (8.03%) Service Delivery
5 19 (7.63%) Mentoring
6 18 (7.23%) Load Balancing
7 17 (6.83%) Network Monitoring
8 16 (6.43%) Change Control
9 14 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (4.82%) Network Design
11 12 (4.82%) Security Operations
12 11 (4.42%) ITIL V3
13 9 (3.61%) Configuration Management
13 9 (3.61%) Project Planning
14 8 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (3.21%) GAP Analysis
14 8 (3.21%) Network Management
15 7 (2.81%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.65%) SQL
2 8 (3.21%) C
3 5 (2.01%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.40%) PHP
5 1 (0.40%) Python
5 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 128 (51.41%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (35.74%) CCNP
3 87 (34.94%) CCNA
4 34 (13.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (13.65%) Security Cleared
5 31 (12.45%) MCSE
6 27 (10.84%) SC Cleared
7 15 (6.02%) CCIE
7 15 (6.02%) Degree
8 14 (5.62%) CCIP
9 10 (4.02%) MCITP
10 9 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.21%) CCSA
11 8 (3.21%) MCSA
12 6 (2.41%) CCDP
12 6 (2.41%) CCVP
12 6 (2.41%) JNCIP
13 5 (2.01%) CISSP
13 5 (2.01%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.61%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.43%) SLA
2 7 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 56 (22.49%) Active Directory
2 37 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.63%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.83%) vSphere
5 11 (4.42%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (4.42%) Terminal Services
6 10 (4.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.81%) XenApp
8 6 (2.41%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.80%) Xen
11 1 (0.40%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.40%) Snort
11 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (4.02%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (2.81%) SCOM
3 6 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.41%) Nessus
3 6 (2.41%) SELinux
4 5 (2.01%) Nmap
5 4 (1.61%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.61%) EnCase
5 4 (1.61%) SCCM
6 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.20%) Netcool
7 2 (0.80%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.80%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.40%) Cacti
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.40%) Nexpose
8 1 (0.40%) Proventia
8 1 (0.40%) QRadar
Vendors
1 74 (29.72%) VMware
2 71 (28.51%) Microsoft
3 60 (24.10%) Juniper
4 48 (19.28%) CheckPoint
5 41 (16.47%) Citrix
5 41 (16.47%) HP
6 22 (8.84%) NetApp
7 18 (7.23%) Intel Security
8 16 (6.43%) Palo Alto
9 13 (5.22%) SonicWALL
10 12 (4.82%) F5
11 11 (4.42%) Avaya
12 10 (4.02%) Apple
12 10 (4.02%) Nortel
13 9 (3.61%) Dell
13 9 (3.61%) Nokia
13 9 (3.61%) Polycom
14 8 (3.21%) Remedy
14 8 (3.21%) SolarWinds
15 7 (2.81%) ProCurve
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5,500 car, 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago