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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 77 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 158 149 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.89% 2.68% 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.46% 9.29% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 140 133 134
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £57,500 £62,500
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
1510 1604 1367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.63% 28.90% 28.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1389 1122
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,388 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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 +21 102 £45,000 - 6
Coventry +7 18 £38,500 -23.00% 2
Staffordshire -17 13 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Warwickshire -2 11 £28,000 -19.42% 2
Solihull -1 5 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Worcestershire -7 2 £31,250 -16.66% 2
Shropshire -11 2 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 209 (81.01%) Cisco
2 166 (64.34%) Firewall
3 161 (62.40%) CCNA
4 141 (54.65%) CCNP
5 111 (43.02%) WAN
6 103 (39.92%) LAN
7 75 (29.07%) Windows
7 75 (29.07%) VMware
8 74 (28.68%) CheckPoint
9 66 (25.58%) MPLS
10 62 (24.03%) VPN
11 58 (22.48%) Juniper
12 57 (22.09%) OSPF
12 57 (22.09%) HP
13 55 (21.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 53 (20.54%) Microsoft
15 49 (18.99%) MCSE
15 49 (18.99%) BGP
16 48 (18.60%) Network Security
17 45 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
17 45 (17.44%) TCP/IP
18 40 (15.50%) Citrix
18 40 (15.50%) MS Exchange
19 39 (15.12%) CCIE
20 38 (14.73%) SAN
21 37 (14.34%) ITIL
21 37 (14.34%) Cisco ASA
22 34 (13.18%) Linux
23 32 (12.40%) Active Directory
24 31 (12.02%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 40 (15.50%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.33%) IIS
7 5 (1.94%) Lync
8 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.78%) Apache
9 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.04%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.26%) Office 365
2 8 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.16%) IaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 166 (64.34%) Firewall
2 111 (43.02%) WAN
3 103 (39.92%) LAN
4 66 (25.58%) MPLS
5 62 (24.03%) VPN
6 57 (22.09%) OSPF
7 49 (18.99%) BGP
8 48 (18.60%) Network Security
9 45 (17.44%) TCP/IP
10 38 (14.73%) SAN
11 37 (14.34%) Cisco ASA
12 31 (12.02%) Internet
13 28 (10.85%) VoIP
14 27 (10.47%) DNS
14 27 (10.47%) Wireless
14 27 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (10.08%) IP Telephony
16 21 (8.14%) DHCP
17 18 (6.98%) EIGRP
18 17 (6.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.39%) MySQL
3 1 (0.39%) Informix
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 27 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 26 (10.08%) Finance
3 10 (3.88%) Legal
4 7 (2.71%) Banking
5 4 (1.55%) Back Office
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
6 3 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 34 (13.18%) Consultant
3 32 (12.40%) Analyst
4 26 (10.08%) Network Analyst
5 23 (8.91%) Support Engineer
5 23 (8.91%) Security Engineer
6 21 (8.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (8.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
8 17 (6.59%) Network Consultant
8 17 (6.59%) Firewall Engineer
9 14 (5.43%) IT Support
10 13 (5.04%) Architect
10 13 (5.04%) Security Analyst
11 12 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
11 12 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 12 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.65%) Administrator
11 12 (4.65%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.94%) CSS
1 5 (1.94%) VXML
2 4 (1.55%) XMPP
3 1 (0.39%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.98%) Clustering
2 9 (3.49%) Statistics
3 7 (2.71%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.55%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.78%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.39%) PKI
7 1 (0.39%) Replication
7 1 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 75 (29.07%) Windows
2 45 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (13.18%) Linux
4 23 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (6.98%) UNIX
7 17 (6.59%) Solaris
8 6 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.94%) SUSE
10 3 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.39%) VMS
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (14.34%) ITIL
2 30 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (11.63%) Load Balancing
3 29 (11.24%) Network Management
4 18 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (5.81%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.43%) Network Architecture
7 13 (5.04%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (5.04%) E-Commerce
7 13 (5.04%) Network Design
8 10 (3.88%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (3.10%) Fault Management
9 8 (3.10%) Project Management
9 8 (3.10%) Change Management
9 8 (3.10%) Security Management
10 7 (2.71%) Data Protection
10 7 (2.71%) Migration
10 7 (2.71%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.71%) Change Control
11 6 (2.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.20%) Perl
1 16 (6.20%) Tcl
2 14 (5.43%) SQL
3 4 (1.55%) C
3 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.16%) Java
4 3 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.78%) VBScript
5 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 161 (62.40%) CCNA
2 141 (54.65%) CCNP
3 55 (21.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (18.99%) MCSE
5 39 (15.12%) CCIE
6 29 (11.24%) CCIP
7 23 (8.91%) Security Cleared
8 22 (8.53%) CCSA
9 19 (7.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (6.98%) Degree
11 17 (6.59%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (6.20%) CCA
13 15 (5.81%) MCSA
13 15 (5.81%) MCITP
13 15 (5.81%) SC Cleared
14 12 (4.65%) JNCIA
14 12 (4.65%) CCSE
15 11 (4.26%) CCSP
16 10 (3.88%) Check Point Certification
17 8 (3.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.75%) SLA
2 6 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.78%) GPG13
System Software
1 32 (12.40%) Active Directory
2 29 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (11.24%) vSphere
3 23 (8.91%) VMware ESX
4 22 (8.53%) Hyper-V
5 19 (7.36%) XenApp
5 19 (7.36%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (5.81%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.94%) XenServer
8 4 (1.55%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.16%) vCloud
10 2 (0.78%) Snort
10 2 (0.78%) Squid
11 1 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (6.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (5.43%) Backup Exec
3 13 (5.04%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (1.94%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.16%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.16%) Netcool
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.78%) SCCM
7 2 (0.78%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.39%) SCOM
8 1 (0.39%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 209 (81.01%) Cisco
2 75 (29.07%) VMware
3 74 (28.68%) CheckPoint
4 58 (22.48%) Juniper
5 57 (22.09%) HP
6 53 (20.54%) Microsoft
7 40 (15.50%) Citrix
8 26 (10.08%) NetApp
9 17 (6.59%) Blue Coat
10 16 (6.20%) IBM
11 13 (5.04%) Fortinet
11 13 (5.04%) WatchGuard
12 12 (4.65%) Dell
13 11 (4.26%) EMC
13 11 (4.26%) SonicWALL
13 11 (4.26%) Mitel
14 10 (3.88%) Siemens
15 8 (3.10%) Nortel
16 7 (2.71%) F5
17 6 (2.33%) Symantec
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
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Salary: From £25,000 to £26,000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + beneftis + training
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