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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 25 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 134 113 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.53% 6.78% 7.62%
As % of the Vendors category 16.30% 13.12% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 111 95 99
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,300 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
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
822 861 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.21% 51.68% 57.07%
Number of salaries quoted 685 737 799
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 140 (50.00%) Firewall
2 133 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
3 92 (32.86%) Windows
4 91 (32.50%) VMware
5 81 (28.93%) CCNA
6 80 (28.57%) CCNP
7 74 (26.43%) CheckPoint
8 72 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 70 (25.00%) Juniper
10 62 (22.14%) WAN
11 60 (21.43%) LAN
12 53 (18.93%) Citrix
13 50 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
14 49 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
15 46 (16.43%) MPLS
15 46 (16.43%) Active Directory
16 45 (16.07%) vSphere
17 43 (15.36%) MS Exchange
18 41 (14.64%) HP
18 41 (14.64%) OSPF
18 41 (14.64%) Finance
19 37 (13.21%) VPN
20 35 (12.50%) ITIL
20 35 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
21 34 (12.14%) Linux
21 34 (12.14%) BGP
22 32 (11.43%) Wireless
23 31 (11.07%) F5
23 31 (11.07%) Security Cleared

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 43 (15.36%) MS Exchange
2 26 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (3.21%) IIS
5 6 (2.14%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.43%) Apache
7 3 (1.07%) WorkSite
7 3 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.71%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.36%) Lync
9 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (5.00%) MS Office
2 13 (4.64%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.07%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.57%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.14%) Office 365
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (50.00%) Firewall
2 62 (22.14%) WAN
3 60 (21.43%) LAN
4 50 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (16.43%) MPLS
6 41 (14.64%) OSPF
7 37 (13.21%) VPN
8 35 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (12.14%) BGP
10 32 (11.43%) Wireless
11 26 (9.29%) Network Security
12 25 (8.93%) SAN
13 21 (7.50%) DNS
14 17 (6.07%) DHCP
15 14 (5.00%) TCP/IP
16 12 (4.29%) VoIP
16 12 (4.29%) IPsec
16 12 (4.29%) H.323
17 11 (3.93%) Cisco ICM
17 11 (3.93%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.07%) MS Access
6 2 (0.71%) QlikView
7 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (14.64%) Finance
2 20 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.43%) Law
4 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Electronics
5 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.36%) Local Government
5 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (26.43%) Network Engineer
2 48 (17.14%) Architect
3 33 (11.79%) Analyst
3 33 (11.79%) Consultant
4 25 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
5 23 (8.21%) Cisco Engineer
6 21 (7.50%) Network Consultant
7 17 (6.07%) Network Architect
8 15 (5.36%) Support Engineer
8 15 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (5.00%) Support Technician
10 13 (4.64%) Implementation Engineer
11 12 (4.29%) Firewall Engineer
12 11 (3.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 11 (3.93%) Senior Network Engineer
13 10 (3.57%) Security Consultant
13 10 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 9 (3.21%) Field Engineer
14 9 (3.21%) Network Analyst
14 9 (3.21%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.93%) VXML
2 8 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.36%) REST
4 1 (0.36%) JSP
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) JSON
4 1 (0.36%) HTML
4 1 (0.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.14%) Handset
3 6 (2.14%) Clustering
4 5 (1.79%) GIS
5 2 (0.71%) CESG
5 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.36%) User Experience
6 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.36%) Statistics
6 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.36%) IVR
6 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.36%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 92 (32.86%) Windows
2 49 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (12.14%) Linux
4 22 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.29%) UNIX
8 11 (3.93%) CentOS
9 9 (3.21%) Solaris
10 7 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.14%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.07%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.50%) ITIL
2 23 (8.21%) Network Design
3 16 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 15 (5.36%) Change Control
4 15 (5.36%) Load Balancing
5 14 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 12 (4.29%) Network Management
7 11 (3.93%) CRM
8 10 (3.57%) Quality Management
8 10 (3.57%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 8 (2.86%) Business Development
9 8 (2.86%) Service Management
9 8 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (2.50%) Business Continuity
10 7 (2.50%) TOGAF
10 7 (2.50%) Project Planning
10 7 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (2.14%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.07%) SQL
2 8 (2.86%) Perl
3 5 (1.79%) Tcl
3 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
3 5 (1.79%) C
4 4 (1.43%) Java
4 4 (1.43%) PHP
5 3 (1.07%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 133 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (28.93%) CCNA
3 80 (28.57%) CCNP
4 31 (11.07%) Security Cleared
5 29 (10.36%) SC Cleared
5 29 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (9.29%) MCSE
7 21 (7.50%) MCSA
8 19 (6.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (5.36%) Degree
10 13 (4.64%) CCSE
11 12 (4.29%) CCSA
12 11 (3.93%) CCIE
12 11 (3.93%) CCIP
13 10 (3.57%) JNCIA
14 6 (2.14%) JNCIS
14 6 (2.14%) CCDP
15 4 (1.43%) CCDA
16 3 (1.07%) MCP
16 3 (1.07%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.86%) SLA
2 10 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (16.43%) Active Directory
3 45 (16.07%) vSphere
4 13 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (4.29%) VMware ESX
6 10 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.14%) XenApp
8 4 (1.43%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.07%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.71%) Snort
10 2 (0.71%) vCloud
10 2 (0.71%) XenServer
11 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (5.36%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.14%) SCCM
5 3 (1.07%) WSUS
6 2 (0.71%) 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%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 91 (32.50%) VMware
2 74 (26.43%) CheckPoint
3 72 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 70 (25.00%) Juniper
5 53 (18.93%) Citrix
6 41 (14.64%) HP
7 31 (11.07%) F5
8 26 (9.29%) NetApp
9 18 (6.43%) EMC
10 14 (5.00%) Fortinet
11 13 (4.64%) IBM
12 12 (4.29%) Blue Coat
13 11 (3.93%) Red Hat
13 11 (3.93%) SAP
13 11 (3.93%) Verint
14 10 (3.57%) Dell
14 10 (3.57%) Avaya
15 8 (2.86%) Sun
16 7 (2.50%) Apple
17 6 (2.14%) Symantec
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