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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 15 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 207 204 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.57% 9.30% 6.11%
As % of the Vendors category 21.47% 17.30% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 190 154 120
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
964 1179 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.23% 53.74% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 820 987 1066
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 4 September 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 216 (57.91%) Cisco Certification
2 186 (49.87%) Firewall
3 165 (44.24%) CheckPoint
4 153 (41.02%) CCNP
5 104 (27.88%) LAN
6 101 (27.08%) BGP
7 100 (26.81%) WAN
8 98 (26.27%) Juniper
9 94 (25.20%) Windows
10 89 (23.86%) OSPF
11 88 (23.59%) F5
12 87 (23.32%) CCNA
13 76 (20.38%) VMware
14 73 (19.57%) Active Directory
15 71 (19.03%) VPN
16 70 (18.77%) Data Centre
17 69 (18.50%) CCIE
18 67 (17.96%) HP
19 64 (17.16%) Network Security
20 61 (16.35%) Microsoft
21 59 (15.82%) MS Exchange
21 59 (15.82%) Cisco IOS
22 57 (15.28%) MPLS
23 53 (14.21%) Cisco Nexus
24 46 (12.33%) ITIL
25 45 (12.06%) Finance
26 44 (11.80%) Service Delivery
27 42 (11.26%) Hyper-V
28 41 (10.99%) Wireless
29 38 (10.19%) TCP/IP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 59 (15.82%) MS Exchange
2 23 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.88%) WorkSite
4 7 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (1.34%) Lync
5 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.54%) Moodle
6 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.54%) JBoss
7 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.83%) MS Office
3 6 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Agresso
1 2 (0.54%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Summit
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.22%) Office 365
2 2 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (49.87%) Firewall
2 104 (27.88%) LAN
3 101 (27.08%) BGP
4 100 (26.81%) WAN
5 89 (23.86%) OSPF
6 71 (19.03%) VPN
7 64 (17.16%) Network Security
8 59 (15.82%) Cisco IOS
9 57 (15.28%) MPLS
10 53 (14.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (10.99%) Wireless
12 38 (10.19%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (10.19%) TCP/IP
13 36 (9.65%) VoIP
14 35 (9.38%) SAN
15 29 (7.77%) IPsec
15 29 (7.77%) Spanning Tree
16 26 (6.97%) DNS
17 25 (6.70%) EIGRP
18 20 (5.36%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (12.06%) Finance
2 37 (9.92%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.49%) Banking
4 7 (1.88%) Marketing
4 7 (1.88%) Law
5 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.80%) Automotive
6 3 (0.80%) Electronics
7 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 123 (32.98%) Network Engineer
2 62 (16.62%) Consultant
3 53 (14.21%) Architect
4 42 (11.26%) Network Consultant
5 40 (10.72%) Analyst
6 39 (10.46%) Network Architect
7 35 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 21 (5.63%) Network Analyst
9 20 (5.36%) Cisco Engineer
10 18 (4.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 18 (4.83%) Senior Consultant
11 16 (4.29%) Support Engineer
11 16 (4.29%) Cisco Architect
12 15 (4.02%) Cisco Consultant
12 15 (4.02%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 13 (3.49%) Sales Consultant
14 13 (3.49%) Security Consultant
14 13 (3.49%) Network Security Consultant
14 13 (3.49%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.68%) CSS
2 6 (1.61%) VXML
3 2 (0.54%) X-Windows
3 2 (0.54%) Web Services
3 2 (0.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.77%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.36%) HP StoreVirtual
3 11 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.68%) Fat Client
4 10 (2.68%) Thin Client
5 7 (1.88%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.34%) Replication
7 4 (1.07%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.80%) Handset
8 3 (0.80%) Clustering
8 3 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.54%) User Experience
9 2 (0.54%) IVR
9 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.27%) DTV
10 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 94 (25.20%) Windows
2 36 (9.65%) Linux
2 36 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (5.63%) UNIX
6 18 (4.83%) Windows 7
7 14 (3.75%) Solaris
8 7 (1.88%) Windows 2000
8 7 (1.88%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
10 1 (0.27%) HPUX
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.27%) SUSE
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (12.33%) ITIL
2 44 (11.80%) Service Delivery
3 34 (9.12%) Load Balancing
4 30 (8.04%) Network Design
5 24 (6.43%) Project Management
6 23 (6.17%) Change Control
7 20 (5.36%) GAP Analysis
8 16 (4.29%) Change Management
8 16 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 14 (3.75%) Network Management
10 12 (3.22%) Risk Assessment
10 12 (3.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (2.95%) PRINCE2
12 10 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (2.41%) Network Architecture
13 9 (2.41%) Document Management
14 8 (2.14%) Project Planning
14 8 (2.14%) Incident Management
14 8 (2.14%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (1.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.83%) SQL
2 9 (2.41%) C
3 5 (1.34%) Perl
3 5 (1.34%) Tcl
4 3 (0.80%) PHP
4 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.54%) Java
6 1 (0.27%) Korn
6 1 (0.27%) Python
6 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 216 (57.91%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (41.02%) CCNP
3 87 (23.32%) CCNA
4 69 (18.50%) CCIE
5 25 (6.70%) Security Cleared
6 23 (6.17%) SC Cleared
7 18 (4.83%) HP ASE
8 17 (4.56%) CCDP
8 17 (4.56%) Degree
8 17 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (4.29%) CCSA
9 16 (4.29%) MCSE
10 14 (3.75%) MCSA
11 12 (3.22%) CCIP
12 11 (2.95%) CCSE
13 7 (1.88%) CCVP
14 6 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.61%) JNCIP
15 3 (0.80%) PMP
15 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.97%) SLA
2 12 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 73 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 42 (11.26%) Hyper-V
3 37 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (5.63%) vSphere
4 21 (5.63%) Forefront TMG
5 17 (4.56%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.68%) XenApp
6 10 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.27%) Snort
10 1 (0.27%) Xen
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.41%) SELinux
2 7 (1.88%) FortiGate
3 6 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.61%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (1.61%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.80%) Nessus
4 3 (0.80%) Nmap
4 3 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.80%) SCOM
4 3 (0.80%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.27%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.27%) Puppet
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.27%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.27%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) Netcool
6 1 (0.27%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 165 (44.24%) CheckPoint
2 98 (26.27%) Juniper
3 88 (23.59%) F5
4 76 (20.38%) VMware
5 67 (17.96%) HP
6 61 (16.35%) Microsoft
7 36 (9.65%) McAfee
8 33 (8.85%) Riverbed
9 30 (8.04%) NetApp
10 27 (7.24%) Citrix
11 26 (6.97%) Dell
12 22 (5.90%) SonicWALL
13 18 (4.83%) Huawei
14 14 (3.75%) Apple
15 9 (2.41%) Avaya
15 9 (2.41%) Verint
16 7 (1.88%) LANDesk
16 7 (1.88%) Interwoven
16 7 (1.88%) EMC
16 7 (1.88%) Nokia
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum, Benefits Plus £5200 car alowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34627 - £34672 per annum + 40day Hol, Final Sal Pen, Health
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago