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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 76 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 178 133 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.18% 2.46% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.48% 8.58% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 157 114 136
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
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
1550 1550 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.66% 28.70% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1330 1124
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 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +24 115 £45,000 - 6
Coventry -2 19 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Warwickshire 0 17 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Staffordshire -12 14 £42,500 +24.08% 4
Solihull +4 4 £37,500 +1.35% 1
Worcestershire -8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Shropshire -9 1 £50,000 - 4
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 228 (78.89%) Cisco
2 188 (65.05%) Firewall
3 184 (63.67%) CCNA
4 165 (57.09%) CCNP
5 127 (43.94%) WAN
6 117 (40.48%) LAN
7 87 (30.10%) CheckPoint
8 85 (29.41%) Windows
9 83 (28.72%) VMware
10 81 (28.03%) VPN
11 68 (23.53%) MPLS
12 64 (22.15%) Juniper
13 63 (21.80%) Microsoft Certification
13 63 (21.80%) Microsoft
13 63 (21.80%) HP
14 62 (21.45%) OSPF
15 58 (20.07%) MCSE
16 57 (19.72%) BGP
17 56 (19.38%) Network Security
18 53 (18.34%) TCP/IP
19 49 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
20 45 (15.57%) Citrix
21 43 (14.88%) Cisco ASA
22 42 (14.53%) Linux
22 42 (14.53%) ITIL
22 42 (14.53%) Internet
23 41 (14.19%) SAN
24 39 (13.49%) MS Exchange
25 37 (12.80%) CCIE
25 37 (12.80%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (3.46%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.08%) IIS
7 5 (1.73%) Lync
8 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.23%) MS Visio
3 9 (3.11%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.73%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.04%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.81%) Office 365
2 9 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.04%) IaaS
4 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 188 (65.05%) Firewall
2 127 (43.94%) WAN
3 117 (40.48%) LAN
4 81 (28.03%) VPN
5 68 (23.53%) MPLS
6 62 (21.45%) OSPF
7 57 (19.72%) BGP
8 56 (19.38%) Network Security
9 53 (18.34%) TCP/IP
10 43 (14.88%) Cisco ASA
11 42 (14.53%) Internet
12 41 (14.19%) SAN
13 35 (12.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 32 (11.07%) DNS
14 32 (11.07%) VoIP
15 26 (9.00%) Wireless
15 26 (9.00%) IP Telephony
16 25 (8.65%) DHCP
17 18 (6.23%) EIGRP
17 18 (6.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.35%) MySQL
3 1 (0.35%) Informix
3 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.35%) MSI
General
1 33 (11.42%) Telecoms
2 31 (10.73%) Finance
3 10 (3.46%) Legal
4 7 (2.42%) Banking
5 4 (1.38%) Back Office
6 3 (1.04%) Retail
6 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 98 (33.91%) Network Engineer
2 36 (12.46%) Consultant
3 31 (10.73%) Analyst
4 27 (9.34%) Support Engineer
5 26 (9.00%) Network Analyst
5 26 (9.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 22 (7.61%) Security Engineer
7 20 (6.92%) Network Security Engineer
8 18 (6.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 17 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
10 16 (5.54%) Network Consultant
11 15 (5.19%) Administrator
12 14 (4.84%) IT Support
13 13 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.50%) Security Analyst
13 13 (4.50%) Architect
13 13 (4.50%) IT Support Engineer
14 12 (4.15%) Senior Support Engineer
14 12 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.77%) CSS
2 5 (1.73%) VXML
3 4 (1.38%) XMPP
4 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.96%) Clustering
2 10 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.11%) Statistics
4 7 (2.42%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.73%) EqualLogic
5 5 (1.73%) FlexPod
6 4 (1.38%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.35%) CESG
7 1 (0.35%) PKI
7 1 (0.35%) GIS
7 1 (0.35%) Replication
7 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 85 (29.41%) Windows
2 49 (16.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (14.53%) Linux
4 25 (8.65%) Solaris
4 25 (8.65%) UNIX
5 24 (8.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.73%) SUSE
7 5 (1.73%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.38%) VMS
9 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (14.53%) ITIL
2 37 (12.80%) Load Balancing
3 32 (11.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (9.69%) Network Management
5 18 (6.23%) Network Monitoring
5 18 (6.23%) Service Delivery
6 17 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (5.19%) Risk Assessment
8 14 (4.84%) E-Commerce
8 14 (4.84%) Network Architecture
9 11 (3.81%) Network Design
9 11 (3.81%) Incident Management
10 10 (3.46%) Project Management
10 10 (3.46%) Change Control
11 9 (3.11%) Low Latency
11 9 (3.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
11 9 (3.11%) Change Management
11 9 (3.11%) Security Management
11 9 (3.11%) Migration
12 8 (2.77%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.96%) Perl
1 23 (7.96%) Tcl
2 17 (5.88%) SQL
3 4 (1.38%) VBScript
3 4 (1.38%) C
3 4 (1.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.04%) Java
4 3 (1.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 184 (63.67%) CCNA
2 165 (57.09%) CCNP
3 63 (21.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (20.07%) MCSE
5 37 (12.80%) CCIE
6 29 (10.03%) CCIP
7 27 (9.34%) CCSA
8 25 (8.65%) Security Cleared
9 24 (8.30%) Degree
10 23 (7.96%) Citrix Certification
11 22 (7.61%) CCA
12 19 (6.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (5.88%) SC Cleared
14 16 (5.54%) MCITP
15 15 (5.19%) CCSE
15 15 (5.19%) MCSA
16 14 (4.84%) CCSP
16 14 (4.84%) CCDP
16 14 (4.84%) Check Point Certification
17 11 (3.81%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.30%) SLA
2 6 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.69%) GPG13
System Software
1 35 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 32 (11.07%) vSphere
2 32 (11.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.96%) VMware ESX
5 21 (7.27%) XenApp
6 17 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (5.19%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.08%) vCloud
9 5 (1.73%) XenServer
10 4 (1.38%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.69%) Snort
11 2 (0.69%) Squid
12 1 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 15 (5.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (4.50%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (1.73%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.73%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.38%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.69%) SCCM
7 1 (0.35%) SCOM
7 1 (0.35%) Netcool
7 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 228 (78.89%) Cisco
2 87 (30.10%) CheckPoint
3 83 (28.72%) VMware
4 64 (22.15%) Juniper
5 63 (21.80%) Microsoft
5 63 (21.80%) HP
6 45 (15.57%) Citrix
7 32 (11.07%) NetApp
8 21 (7.27%) Blue Coat
9 20 (6.92%) IBM
10 15 (5.19%) Dell
10 15 (5.19%) WatchGuard
11 14 (4.84%) SonicWALL
12 13 (4.50%) Fortinet
13 11 (3.81%) Mitel
13 11 (3.81%) EMC
13 11 (3.81%) Symantec
14 10 (3.46%) Nortel
14 10 (3.46%) F5
14 10 (3.46%) Siemens
Burton-On-Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + FE Car, Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
MBA Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Pension & Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27850 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £1.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £480000 per annum + car, pen
Posted: 8 days ago
CV4 7AL, Coventry, UK
University of Warwick
Salary: £38,511 - £45,954 pa
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum - Grade 7
Posted: 13 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hereford & Worcestershire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago