The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 190 192 185
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 11 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 1.41% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 11
Average salary £29,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.16% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
752 849 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.17% 16.67% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 644 718 557
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco IOS
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 5 £55,000 +29.41%
West Bromwich - 3 £24,500 -
Staffordshire -2 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Worcestershire +4 1 £22,500 -47.05% 1
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) LAN
3 15 (62.50%) WAN
4 13 (54.17%) Citrix
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) VMware
5 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) VPN
7 9 (37.50%) HP
8 8 (33.33%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (29.17%) Clustering
9 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) CCNP
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (25.00%) VBScript
10 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (25.00%) MCSE
10 6 (25.00%) Python
10 6 (25.00%) DHCP
10 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 6 (25.00%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) LAN
1 15 (62.50%) WAN
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) VPN
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (29.17%) SAN
6 6 (25.00%) DHCP
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 4 (16.67%) VLAN
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (12.50%) VoIP
9 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.50%) MPLS
10 2 (8.33%) Network Security
11 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) FlexPod Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.67%) FlexPod
4 3 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (12.50%) BlackBerry OS
5 3 (12.50%) Android
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) VBScript
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (25.00%) Python
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (29.17%) CCNP
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) CCSA
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (16.67%) VCDX
4 4 (16.67%) NCDA
4 4 (16.67%) NCIE
4 4 (16.67%) VCAP
4 4 (16.67%) VTSP
5 1 (4.17%) CCVP
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CCDA
5 1 (4.17%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Citrix
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Nokia
7 4 (16.67%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
8 3 (12.50%) IronPort
8 3 (12.50%) Dell
8 3 (12.50%) Toshiba
9 2 (8.33%) Apple
10 1 (4.17%) Twitter
10 1 (4.17%) F5
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