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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 88 105 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 151 98 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.84% 2.01% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.85% 7.69% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 124 79 125
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £29,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £56,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1392 1275 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.17% 26.21% 29.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1087 1015 1194
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +17 74 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Warwickshire 0 23 £42,000 +20.00%
Shropshire -2 11 £30,250 -
Staffordshire -13 11 £28,550 -12.15% 4
Coventry -11 10 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Worcestershire 0 7 £35,500 -11.25% 9
Wolverhampton - 6 £32,500 - 1
Solihull -3 5 £40,000 -
Walsall - 2 £34,250 -
Herefordshire +7 1 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Dudley - 1 £27,000 -
Cisco Certification
England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 257 (82.11%) Cisco
2 212 (67.73%) CCNA
3 169 (53.99%) CCNP
4 168 (53.67%) Firewall
5 112 (35.78%) WAN
6 107 (34.19%) LAN
7 95 (30.35%) Windows
8 77 (24.60%) VPN
9 71 (22.68%) VMware
10 70 (22.36%) CheckPoint
11 68 (21.73%) Microsoft
12 55 (17.57%) ITIL
13 54 (17.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 53 (16.93%) MPLS
14 53 (16.93%) Cisco ASA
15 52 (16.61%) OSPF
15 52 (16.61%) Juniper
16 51 (16.29%) DNS
17 50 (15.97%) BGP
18 48 (15.34%) Citrix
19 46 (14.70%) Telecoms
20 45 (14.38%) Wireless
21 43 (13.74%) TCP/IP
21 43 (13.74%) Network Security
21 43 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
22 41 (13.10%) VoIP
22 41 (13.10%) MCSE
23 39 (12.46%) Active Directory
24 36 (11.50%) VLAN
25 35 (11.18%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 33 (10.54%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.60%) Apache
5 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.96%) Lync
7 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (5.43%) MS Office
2 14 (4.47%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.19%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.28%) MIS ActiveH
3 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 168 (53.67%) Firewall
2 112 (35.78%) WAN
3 107 (34.19%) LAN
4 77 (24.60%) VPN
5 53 (16.93%) MPLS
5 53 (16.93%) Cisco ASA
6 52 (16.61%) OSPF
7 51 (16.29%) DNS
8 50 (15.97%) BGP
9 45 (14.38%) Wireless
10 43 (13.74%) Network Security
10 43 (13.74%) TCP/IP
11 41 (13.10%) VoIP
12 36 (11.50%) VLAN
13 30 (9.58%) SAN
14 28 (8.95%) IP Telephony
15 24 (7.67%) DHCP
16 22 (7.03%) EIGRP
17 21 (6.71%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (6.71%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (14.70%) Telecoms
2 28 (8.95%) Finance
3 4 (1.28%) Banking
4 3 (0.96%) Law
5 2 (0.64%) Legal
5 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.64%) Advertising
5 2 (0.64%) Marketing
5 2 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (38.66%) Network Engineer
2 37 (11.82%) Support Engineer
3 30 (9.58%) Analyst
4 26 (8.31%) Consultant
5 23 (7.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 20 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (5.75%) Network Support
8 17 (5.43%) Network Consultant
9 16 (5.11%) Network Analyst
9 16 (5.11%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (4.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 12 (3.83%) Architect
12 11 (3.51%) Cisco Specialist
13 10 (3.19%) Firewall Engineer
13 10 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (2.88%) Network Support Engineer
14 9 (2.88%) Implementation Engineer
15 8 (2.56%) IP Engineer
16 7 (2.24%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.88%) VXML
2 4 (1.28%) WAP
3 2 (0.64%) COM
4 1 (0.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.19%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.88%) Clustering
3 9 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.28%) Handset
5 3 (0.96%) GIS
5 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.64%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.64%) DTV
7 1 (0.32%) Statistics
7 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.32%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 95 (30.35%) Windows
2 43 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (11.18%) Linux
4 27 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.51%) Solaris
7 10 (3.19%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.88%) UNIX
9 8 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.96%) CentOS
12 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.57%) ITIL
2 32 (10.22%) Service Delivery
3 31 (9.90%) Network Design
4 19 (6.07%) Load Balancing
4 19 (6.07%) Change Control
5 17 (5.43%) Project Management
6 16 (5.11%) Configuration Management
7 15 (4.79%) Incident Management
8 14 (4.47%) Network Architecture
8 14 (4.47%) Network Management
9 13 (4.15%) Mentoring
10 11 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (3.19%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 10 (3.19%) Line Management
11 10 (3.19%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (3.19%) Information Security
11 10 (3.19%) Quality Management
11 10 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (3.19%) Validation
11 10 (3.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.56%) SQL
2 7 (2.24%) VBScript
3 5 (1.60%) C
3 5 (1.60%) Perl
4 4 (1.28%) Tcl
5 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.32%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 212 (67.73%) CCNA
2 169 (53.99%) CCNP
3 54 (17.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (13.10%) MCSE
5 26 (8.31%) Degree
5 26 (8.31%) Security Cleared
6 22 (7.03%) MCSA
7 21 (6.71%) MCITP
8 20 (6.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (5.75%) CCSE
9 18 (5.75%) SC Cleared
10 15 (4.79%) CCIE
10 15 (4.79%) CCDP
11 14 (4.47%) CCIP
11 14 (4.47%) CCSA
12 10 (3.19%) JNCIA
13 8 (2.56%) MCTS
13 8 (2.56%) JNCIP
14 6 (1.92%) CCENT
15 5 (1.60%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.95%) SLA
2 13 (4.15%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 39 (12.46%) Active Directory
2 32 (10.22%) vSphere
3 22 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.15%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.19%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.60%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.96%) XenApp
8 3 (0.96%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.64%) Snort
9 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.83%) Cisco UCCE
1 12 (3.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (3.19%) Nagios
2 10 (3.19%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.60%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.28%) SCCM
5 2 (0.64%) SCOM
5 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.32%) Foglight
6 1 (0.32%) Ionix
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.32%) Cacti
6 1 (0.32%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.32%) Nessus
6 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 257 (82.11%) Cisco
2 71 (22.68%) VMware
3 70 (22.36%) CheckPoint
4 68 (21.73%) Microsoft
5 52 (16.61%) Juniper
6 48 (15.34%) Citrix
7 34 (10.86%) HP
8 21 (6.71%) F5
9 16 (5.11%) Fortinet
10 14 (4.47%) Avaya
11 13 (4.15%) Mitel
11 13 (4.15%) Brocade
12 12 (3.83%) SAP
13 11 (3.51%) Symantec
13 11 (3.51%) Blue Coat
13 11 (3.51%) SonicWALL
14 10 (3.19%) NetApp
14 10 (3.19%) Verint
15 9 (2.88%) Dell
16 7 (2.24%) Oracle
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Salary: £34649.00 - £37545.00 per annum
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Salary: on call + car allowance + benefits
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West Midlands
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Salary: £34649.00 - £37545.00 per annum + Benefits
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