The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills 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 IOS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 171 199 197
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 51 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.76% 1.53% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 13 8
Average salary £48,500 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.24% -31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Cisco IOS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
885 852 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.21% 15.77% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 794 721 779
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the West Midlands region.

Cisco IOS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Cisco IOS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco IOS
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 IOS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +32 44 £51,500 -6.36%
Worcestershire -2 4 £32,500 -14.47%
Dudley - 4 £29,000 -
Staffordshire +4 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £31,000 -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 57 (81.43%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (68.57%) BGP
4 45 (64.29%) OSPF
5 43 (61.43%) CCNP
6 40 (57.14%) Firewall
7 35 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 35 (50.00%) MPLS
8 34 (48.57%) Juniper
9 30 (42.86%) VPN
10 28 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 27 (38.57%) CCIE
12 26 (37.14%) LAN
13 24 (34.29%) Service Delivery
14 22 (31.43%) WAN
15 21 (30.00%) TCP/IP
16 20 (28.57%) DNS
16 20 (28.57%) VLAN
16 20 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
17 19 (27.14%) F5
17 19 (27.14%) Riverbed
17 19 (27.14%) CCNA
18 18 (25.71%) VoIP
18 18 (25.71%) Wireless
19 16 (22.86%) Windows
19 16 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
20 15 (21.43%) EIGRP
20 15 (21.43%) VMware
21 13 (18.57%) ITIL
21 13 (18.57%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
1 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 48 (68.57%) BGP
2 45 (64.29%) OSPF
3 40 (57.14%) Firewall
4 35 (50.00%) MPLS
5 30 (42.86%) VPN
6 28 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (37.14%) LAN
8 22 (31.43%) WAN
9 21 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 20 (28.57%) DNS
10 20 (28.57%) VLAN
10 20 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
11 18 (25.71%) Wireless
11 18 (25.71%) VoIP
12 16 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (21.43%) EIGRP
14 13 (18.57%) Network Security
15 12 (17.14%) HSRP
15 12 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (12.86%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
2 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.43%) French Language
3 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) Network Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Network Support
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Network Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Architect
9 5 (7.14%) Network Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Network Specialist
10 4 (5.71%) Cisco Support
10 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.43%) GIS
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (4.29%) Solaris
6 3 (4.29%) Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) Service Delivery
2 13 (18.57%) ITIL
3 10 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.00%) High Availability
5 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.57%) Network Management
5 6 (8.57%) Network Design
5 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.14%) Change Management
6 5 (7.14%) Validation
6 5 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 5 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 3 (4.29%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (81.43%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (61.43%) CCNP
3 27 (38.57%) CCIE
4 19 (27.14%) CCNA
5 10 (14.29%) CCDP
6 8 (11.43%) CCSA
7 5 (7.14%) CCSE
7 5 (7.14%) CCIP
7 5 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (2.86%) CCENT
8 2 (2.86%) MOS
9 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
2 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Nagios
2 4 (5.71%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 34 (48.57%) Juniper
4 19 (27.14%) Riverbed
4 19 (27.14%) F5
5 15 (21.43%) VMware
6 11 (15.71%) HP
7 10 (14.29%) McAfee
8 9 (12.86%) Citrix
9 8 (11.43%) Nokia
10 7 (10.00%) Brocade
11 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.57%) SonicWALL
12 3 (4.29%) Verint
12 3 (4.29%) Remedy
13 2 (2.86%) Toshiba
13 2 (2.86%) LANDesk
13 2 (2.86%) Dell
13 2 (2.86%) Apple
13 2 (2.86%) Avaya
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago