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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 76 110 61
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -49
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 191 107 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.38% 2.07% 3.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.21% 8.01% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 164 80 161
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1564 1335 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.72% 25.81% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1129 1238
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +32 104 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Warwickshire +3 20 £32,000 -11.72% 2
Coventry +2 17 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Solihull +7 16 £39,000 +5.40%
Staffordshire +4 12 £48,000 +6.66% 4
Shropshire -9 9 £30,000 +17.64% 5
Herefordshire +2 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -5 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Wolverhampton -5 1 £23,000 -26.14%
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 265 (78.17%) Cisco
2 223 (65.78%) CCNA
3 218 (64.31%) Firewall
4 208 (61.36%) CCNP
5 154 (45.43%) WAN
6 149 (43.95%) LAN
7 113 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 109 (32.15%) VPN
9 101 (29.79%) Windows
10 91 (26.84%) VMware
11 80 (23.60%) Juniper
12 77 (22.71%) Microsoft
13 74 (21.83%) HP
13 74 (21.83%) OSPF
13 74 (21.83%) Network Security
14 73 (21.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 70 (20.65%) BGP
16 69 (20.35%) TCP/IP
17 67 (19.76%) MPLS
18 65 (19.17%) MCSE
19 63 (18.58%) Citrix
20 60 (17.70%) ITIL
21 58 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
22 54 (15.93%) Linux
23 50 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
24 47 (13.86%) SAN
25 46 (13.57%) Cisco Nexus
26 44 (12.98%) Internet
27 41 (12.09%) Active Directory
27 41 (12.09%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 35 (10.32%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (3.24%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.47%) Lync
7 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.31%) MS Visio
3 15 (4.42%) MS Office
4 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.47%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.88%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (2.95%) Office 365
2 3 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 218 (64.31%) Firewall
2 154 (45.43%) WAN
3 149 (43.95%) LAN
4 109 (32.15%) VPN
5 74 (21.83%) OSPF
5 74 (21.83%) Network Security
6 70 (20.65%) BGP
7 69 (20.35%) TCP/IP
8 67 (19.76%) MPLS
9 58 (17.11%) Cisco ASA
10 47 (13.86%) SAN
11 46 (13.57%) Cisco Nexus
12 44 (12.98%) Internet
13 41 (12.09%) DNS
14 30 (8.85%) DHCP
15 26 (7.67%) VoIP
16 25 (7.37%) EIGRP
17 23 (6.78%) Wireless
18 22 (6.49%) VLAN
19 19 (5.60%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) Informix
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 37 (10.91%) Finance
2 34 (10.03%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.95%) Legal
4 4 (1.18%) Law
5 3 (0.88%) Banking
6 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 134 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 38 (11.21%) Analyst
3 37 (10.91%) Consultant
4 33 (9.73%) Support Engineer
4 33 (9.73%) Firewall Engineer
5 20 (5.90%) Network Analyst
5 20 (5.90%) Security Engineer
6 19 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
6 19 (5.60%) Network Security Engineer
7 16 (4.72%) Architect
7 16 (4.72%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (4.13%) Security Analyst
9 13 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (3.83%) IT Support Engineer
9 13 (3.83%) Cisco Engineer
9 13 (3.83%) Network Security Analyst
9 13 (3.83%) IT Support
10 12 (3.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (3.24%) Network Consultant
11 11 (3.24%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.13%) CSS
2 5 (1.47%) VXML
3 3 (0.88%) COM
4 2 (0.59%) XMPP
5 1 (0.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.08%) Clustering
2 12 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.36%) GIS
5 7 (2.06%) FlexPod
6 6 (1.77%) EqualLogic
6 6 (1.77%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.47%) Statistics
8 4 (1.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.18%) CESG
8 4 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.29%) Handset
9 1 (0.29%) Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 101 (29.79%) Windows
2 54 (15.93%) Linux
3 50 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (10.62%) UNIX
5 31 (9.14%) Solaris
6 28 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (7.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.65%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.36%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.47%) VMS
11 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.70%) ITIL
2 39 (11.50%) Load Balancing
3 28 (8.26%) Network Management
4 24 (7.08%) Network Monitoring
5 20 (5.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (5.60%) Incident Management
6 19 (5.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (4.42%) Change Control
7 15 (4.42%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (4.42%) Service Delivery
8 13 (3.83%) E-Commerce
8 13 (3.83%) Migration
8 13 (3.83%) Network Design
9 11 (3.24%) Network Architecture
10 10 (2.95%) Line Management
11 9 (2.65%) Low Latency
11 9 (2.65%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 9 (2.65%) Project Management
12 8 (2.36%) PRINCE
12 8 (2.36%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.55%) Perl
1 29 (8.55%) Tcl
2 12 (3.54%) SQL
3 7 (2.06%) VBScript
3 7 (2.06%) C
4 5 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.88%) Java
5 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 223 (65.78%) CCNA
2 208 (61.36%) CCNP
3 73 (21.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 65 (19.17%) MCSE
5 38 (11.21%) Degree
6 34 (10.03%) CCSA
7 32 (9.44%) CCIE
8 31 (9.14%) Security Cleared
9 27 (7.96%) SC Cleared
10 26 (7.67%) CCDP
11 25 (7.37%) Citrix Certification
12 24 (7.08%) CCA
13 23 (6.78%) MCITP
14 22 (6.49%) CCSE
14 22 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (6.49%) MCSA
15 20 (5.90%) CCIP
16 16 (4.72%) CCDA
17 14 (4.13%) CISSP
17 14 (4.13%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.60%) SLA
2 7 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.59%) GPG13
System Software
1 41 (12.09%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.50%) vSphere
3 38 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (10.32%) Hyper-V
5 21 (6.19%) XenApp
6 14 (4.13%) XenDesktop
7 12 (3.54%) VMware ESX
8 10 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.06%) vCloud
10 5 (1.47%) XenServer
11 4 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (1.18%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.59%) Snort
12 2 (0.59%) Squid
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (6.19%) Backup Exec
2 12 (3.54%) NetBackup
3 10 (2.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (2.36%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (2.06%) SCCM
6 6 (1.77%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.59%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.59%) Netcool
8 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.29%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.29%) Nagios
9 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 265 (78.17%) Cisco
2 113 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 91 (26.84%) VMware
4 80 (23.60%) Juniper
5 77 (22.71%) Microsoft
6 74 (21.83%) HP
7 63 (18.58%) Citrix
8 34 (10.03%) NetApp
9 28 (8.26%) Blue Coat
10 22 (6.49%) Fortinet
10 22 (6.49%) Symantec
11 19 (5.60%) IBM
11 19 (5.60%) SonicWALL
12 18 (5.31%) EMC
13 15 (4.42%) Dell
13 15 (4.42%) Nokia
13 15 (4.42%) F5
14 13 (3.83%) Remedy
15 12 (3.54%) WatchGuard
16 11 (3.24%) Mitel
Shropshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus over time, on call and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benifit package
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago