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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 74 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 157 125 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.15% 2.89% 3.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.04% 10.37% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 146 83 155
Average salary £37,875 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.73% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,475 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1304 1205 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 27.89% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 943 1153
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +15 70 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Warwickshire +5 23 £36,000 +20.00% 4
Shropshire -10 13 £30,250 -32.77%
Solihull +2 12 £39,500 +6.75% 1
Coventry -12 9 £36,750 -26.50% 2
Wolverhampton -5 8 £27,500 - 2
Worcestershire +4 7 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Staffordshire -5 6 £20,625 -57.03%
West Bromwich +6 4 £58,500 +160.00%
Herefordshire -4 1 £40,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £33,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £31,500 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 283 (79.72%) Cisco
2 231 (65.07%) CCNA
3 226 (63.66%) Firewall
4 209 (58.87%) CCNP
5 163 (45.92%) WAN
6 150 (42.25%) LAN
7 123 (34.65%) VPN
8 118 (33.24%) Windows
9 109 (30.70%) CheckPoint
10 95 (26.76%) VMware
11 90 (25.35%) Juniper
12 79 (22.25%) Microsoft
13 73 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 72 (20.28%) OSPF
14 72 (20.28%) BGP
15 71 (20.00%) ITIL
16 68 (19.15%) Network Security
17 63 (17.75%) MPLS
18 61 (17.18%) MCSE
18 61 (17.18%) Linux
18 61 (17.18%) Cisco ASA
19 60 (16.90%) Citrix
20 59 (16.62%) Windows Server 2008
21 55 (15.49%) TCP/IP
22 53 (14.93%) DNS
22 53 (14.93%) Active Directory
22 53 (14.93%) HP
23 49 (13.80%) vSphere
24 47 (13.24%) SAN
25 41 (11.55%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (9.58%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.41%) Apache
6 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.56%) Lync
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.79%) MS Office
3 16 (4.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 226 (63.66%) Firewall
2 163 (45.92%) WAN
3 150 (42.25%) LAN
4 123 (34.65%) VPN
5 72 (20.28%) OSPF
5 72 (20.28%) BGP
6 68 (19.15%) Network Security
7 63 (17.75%) MPLS
8 61 (17.18%) Cisco ASA
9 55 (15.49%) TCP/IP
10 53 (14.93%) DNS
11 47 (13.24%) SAN
12 38 (10.70%) Cisco Nexus
13 34 (9.58%) Internet
13 34 (9.58%) VoIP
13 34 (9.58%) DHCP
14 30 (8.45%) Wireless
15 27 (7.61%) EIGRP
16 26 (7.32%) VLAN
17 22 (6.20%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.28%) Informix
4 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 41 (11.55%) Finance
2 33 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.13%) Law
4 3 (0.85%) Legal
5 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.28%) Marketing
6 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.28%) Back Office
6 1 (0.28%) Electronics
6 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 147 (41.41%) Network Engineer
2 35 (9.86%) Support Engineer
3 32 (9.01%) Firewall Engineer
4 30 (8.45%) Analyst
5 29 (8.17%) Consultant
6 21 (5.92%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (4.23%) Architect
10 14 (3.94%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (3.38%) Network Consultant
12 11 (3.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (3.10%) Network Support
13 10 (2.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 10 (2.82%) Network Analyst
14 9 (2.54%) Security Engineer
14 9 (2.54%) Network Security Engineer
14 9 (2.54%) Sales Consultant
15 8 (2.25%) Administrator
15 8 (2.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.94%) CSS
2 4 (1.13%) WAP
2 4 (1.13%) VXML
3 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.92%) Clustering
2 12 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.25%) GIS
6 7 (1.97%) FlexPod
7 5 (1.41%) EqualLogic
7 5 (1.41%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.13%) CESG
8 4 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.85%) Statistics
9 3 (0.85%) Handset
9 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) DTV
10 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 118 (33.24%) Windows
2 61 (17.18%) Linux
3 59 (16.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (9.30%) UNIX
5 32 (9.01%) Solaris
6 30 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.54%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.41%) VMS
11 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.85%) CentOS
13 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.00%) ITIL
2 39 (10.99%) Load Balancing
3 29 (8.17%) Incident Management
4 28 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 23 (6.48%) Network Management
6 21 (5.92%) Change Control
7 19 (5.35%) Risk Assessment
7 19 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (5.35%) Project Management
8 18 (5.07%) Network Design
9 17 (4.79%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (3.94%) Line Management
11 12 (3.38%) Network Architecture
12 11 (3.10%) Migration
12 11 (3.10%) Information Security
13 10 (2.82%) E-Commerce
13 10 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (2.54%) PRINCE2
15 8 (2.25%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.32%) Perl
2 25 (7.04%) Tcl
3 13 (3.66%) SQL
4 10 (2.82%) VBScript
5 6 (1.69%) C
6 4 (1.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 231 (65.07%) CCNA
2 209 (58.87%) CCNP
3 73 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (17.18%) MCSE
5 39 (10.99%) Degree
6 33 (9.30%) Security Cleared
7 31 (8.73%) CCSA
8 28 (7.89%) MCSA
8 28 (7.89%) CCIE
9 26 (7.32%) CCDP
10 25 (7.04%) SC Cleared
11 23 (6.48%) CCSE
12 20 (5.63%) MCITP
12 20 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (4.51%) JNCIA
14 14 (3.94%) CCDA
15 13 (3.66%) CCIP
15 13 (3.66%) CCA
15 13 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
16 12 (3.38%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.32%) SLA
2 11 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 53 (14.93%) Active Directory
2 49 (13.80%) vSphere
3 35 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (7.61%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.10%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.69%) XenApp
8 5 (1.41%) vCloud
9 4 (1.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.56%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (4.23%) NetBackup
2 14 (3.94%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.25%) Nagios
4 6 (1.69%) SCCM
4 6 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.13%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.28%) Cacti
8 1 (0.28%) Foglight
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.28%) Netcool
Vendors
1 283 (79.72%) Cisco
2 109 (30.70%) CheckPoint
3 95 (26.76%) VMware
4 90 (25.35%) Juniper
5 79 (22.25%) Microsoft
6 60 (16.90%) Citrix
7 53 (14.93%) HP
8 30 (8.45%) Blue Coat
9 25 (7.04%) Symantec
9 25 (7.04%) Fortinet
10 22 (6.20%) F5
11 21 (5.92%) NetApp
12 19 (5.35%) Nokia
13 18 (5.07%) Dell
13 18 (5.07%) SonicWALL
14 17 (4.79%) Remedy
15 12 (3.38%) IBM
16 11 (3.10%) EMC
17 10 (2.82%) Brocade
18 7 (1.97%) Avaya
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DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits + Training
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Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + 46 days Hols + Great Pension
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TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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Redditch, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car or All, Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Kenilworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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