The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 83 86 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 170 138 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.12% 2.78% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.35% 10.65% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 152 96 175
Average salary £38,250 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Cisco Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1498 1296 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.51% 26.12% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1050 1242
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Midlands region.

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +20 88 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Warwickshire +1 17 £32,000 -8.57% 3
Solihull -6 16 £39,000 +5.40% 1
Coventry -2 15 £36,000 -29.75% 2
Shropshire -12 13 £30,000 +4.34% 1
Staffordshire -3 8 £42,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire +3 3 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Wolverhampton -3 3 £25,000 -19.35% 1
Herefordshire -2 1 £40,000 - 1
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 275 (78.80%) Cisco
2 233 (66.76%) CCNA
3 227 (65.04%) Firewall
4 208 (59.60%) CCNP
5 153 (43.84%) WAN
6 150 (42.98%) LAN
7 118 (33.81%) VPN
8 115 (32.95%) CheckPoint
9 106 (30.37%) Windows
10 92 (26.36%) VMware
11 85 (24.36%) Juniper
12 77 (22.06%) Microsoft
13 75 (21.49%) Network Security
14 71 (20.34%) OSPF
14 71 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 70 (20.06%) BGP
16 67 (19.20%) HP
17 66 (18.91%) TCP/IP
18 64 (18.34%) Linux
19 62 (17.77%) ITIL
19 62 (17.77%) Cisco ASA
20 61 (17.48%) MPLS
20 61 (17.48%) MCSE
21 60 (17.19%) Citrix
22 53 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
23 47 (13.47%) Cisco Nexus
23 47 (13.47%) vSphere
24 46 (13.18%) SAN
25 44 (12.61%) DNS
25 44 (12.61%) Active Directory

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.16%) MS Exchange
2 14 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.43%) Apache
6 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.57%) IIS
6 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.29%) Lync
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 23 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.16%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.30%) MS Office
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.86%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 227 (65.04%) Firewall
2 153 (43.84%) WAN
3 150 (42.98%) LAN
4 118 (33.81%) VPN
5 75 (21.49%) Network Security
6 71 (20.34%) OSPF
7 70 (20.06%) BGP
8 66 (18.91%) TCP/IP
9 62 (17.77%) Cisco ASA
10 61 (17.48%) MPLS
11 47 (13.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 46 (13.18%) SAN
13 44 (12.61%) DNS
14 42 (12.03%) Internet
15 29 (8.31%) DHCP
16 27 (7.74%) VoIP
17 25 (7.16%) EIGRP
17 25 (7.16%) VLAN
18 24 (6.88%) Wireless
19 18 (5.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.29%) MySQL
3 1 (0.29%) Informix
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (10.60%) Finance
2 33 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.29%) Legal
4 4 (1.15%) Law
5 2 (0.57%) Banking
5 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.29%) Automotive
6 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (41.26%) Network Engineer
2 36 (10.32%) Firewall Engineer
3 35 (10.03%) Analyst
4 33 (9.46%) Consultant
4 33 (9.46%) Support Engineer
5 17 (4.87%) Security Engineer
6 16 (4.58%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (4.58%) Network Security Engineer
7 15 (4.30%) Network Analyst
7 15 (4.30%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (4.01%) Architect
9 12 (3.44%) Security Analyst
9 12 (3.44%) IT Support Engineer
9 12 (3.44%) IT Support
10 11 (3.15%) Network Security Analyst
10 11 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (3.15%) Network Consultant
11 10 (2.87%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.01%) CSS
2 3 (0.86%) WAP
2 3 (0.86%) VXML
2 3 (0.86%) COM
3 1 (0.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.59%) Clustering
2 12 (3.44%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.29%) GIS
5 7 (2.01%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.43%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.15%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.15%) CESG
7 4 (1.15%) Statistics
7 4 (1.15%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.86%) Handset
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.37%) Windows
2 64 (18.34%) Linux
3 53 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (10.60%) UNIX
5 32 (9.17%) Solaris
6 30 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (8.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.58%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.01%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.43%) VMS
10 5 (1.43%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.86%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (17.77%) ITIL
2 40 (11.46%) Load Balancing
3 24 (6.88%) Network Management
4 23 (6.59%) Network Monitoring
5 22 (6.30%) Incident Management
6 21 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (5.44%) Change Control
8 16 (4.58%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (4.58%) Service Delivery
8 16 (4.58%) Network Design
8 16 (4.58%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (3.72%) E-Commerce
9 13 (3.72%) Project Management
10 12 (3.44%) Migration
11 10 (2.87%) Network Architecture
11 10 (2.87%) Line Management
12 9 (2.58%) Low Latency
12 9 (2.58%) Ultra-Low Latency
13 8 (2.29%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (2.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.60%) Perl
2 29 (8.31%) Tcl
3 15 (4.30%) SQL
4 9 (2.58%) VBScript
5 7 (2.01%) C
6 4 (1.15%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.57%) Java
8 2 (0.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 233 (66.76%) CCNA
2 208 (59.60%) CCNP
3 71 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (17.48%) MCSE
5 38 (10.89%) Degree
6 36 (10.32%) Security Cleared
7 34 (9.74%) CCSA
8 33 (9.46%) CCIE
9 28 (8.02%) SC Cleared
10 26 (7.45%) CCDP
11 25 (7.16%) MCSA
12 23 (6.59%) CCSE
13 22 (6.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 20 (5.73%) CCA
14 20 (5.73%) Citrix Certification
15 19 (5.44%) MCITP
16 17 (4.87%) CCIP
17 16 (4.58%) CCDA
18 14 (4.01%) Check Point Certification
19 13 (3.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.30%) SLA
2 10 (2.87%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.57%) GPG13
6 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 47 (13.47%) vSphere
2 44 (12.61%) Active Directory
3 37 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (8.02%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.30%) XenApp
6 11 (3.15%) VMware ESX
6 11 (3.15%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (2.87%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.01%) vCloud
9 4 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.57%) Snort
10 2 (0.57%) Squid
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.29%) XenServer
11 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (5.73%) Backup Exec
2 14 (4.01%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.72%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (1.72%) SCCM
5 5 (1.43%) Nagios
6 4 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.57%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.29%) Netcool
8 1 (0.29%) Cacti
8 1 (0.29%) Foglight
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 275 (78.80%) Cisco
2 115 (32.95%) CheckPoint
3 92 (26.36%) VMware
4 85 (24.36%) Juniper
5 77 (22.06%) Microsoft
6 67 (19.20%) HP
7 60 (17.19%) Citrix
8 33 (9.46%) Blue Coat
9 30 (8.60%) NetApp
10 24 (6.88%) Fortinet
10 24 (6.88%) Symantec
11 18 (5.16%) IBM
12 17 (4.87%) EMC
12 17 (4.87%) SonicWALL
12 17 (4.87%) F5
13 16 (4.58%) Dell
14 15 (4.30%) Nokia
15 13 (3.72%) Remedy
16 9 (2.58%) Mitel
17 8 (2.29%) WatchGuard
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Kidderminster
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago