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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 175 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 50 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.57% 1.12% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 49 10 7
Average salary £50,000 £31,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £26,950 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £64,200 £55,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.00%
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
898 894 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.33% 16.56% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 808 732 799
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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 +31 42 £53,250 -3.18%
Staffordshire +8 3 £33,250 +24.29% 1
Worcestershire -5 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Shropshire - 2 £35,500 -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 68 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (79.41%) BGP
4 51 (75.00%) OSPF
5 49 (72.06%) CCNP
6 40 (58.82%) Juniper
7 37 (54.41%) CheckPoint
8 36 (52.94%) MPLS
9 34 (50.00%) Firewall
10 30 (44.12%) CCIE
11 28 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (36.76%) Riverbed
12 25 (36.76%) F5
13 24 (35.29%) Service Delivery
14 23 (33.82%) VPN
15 20 (29.41%) LAN
15 20 (29.41%) VoIP
15 20 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
16 19 (27.94%) CCNA
17 18 (26.47%) DNS
17 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
17 18 (26.47%) VLAN
18 16 (23.53%) WAN
19 15 (22.06%) Wireless
19 15 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
20 14 (20.59%) EIGRP
21 13 (19.12%) Network Security
22 12 (17.65%) VMware
22 12 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
22 12 (17.65%) CCDP

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

For the 6 months to 31 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
1 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 54 (79.41%) BGP
2 51 (75.00%) OSPF
3 36 (52.94%) MPLS
4 34 (50.00%) Firewall
5 28 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (33.82%) VPN
7 20 (29.41%) LAN
7 20 (29.41%) VoIP
7 20 (29.41%) Spanning Tree
8 18 (26.47%) DNS
8 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
8 18 (26.47%) VLAN
9 16 (23.53%) WAN
10 15 (22.06%) Wireless
10 15 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (20.59%) EIGRP
12 13 (19.12%) Network Security
13 12 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (17.65%) HSRP
14 10 (14.71%) IOS XR
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
2 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.47%) French Language
3 1 (1.47%) German Language
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Consultant
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst
4 11 (16.18%) Network Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (10.29%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (8.82%) Network Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Network Support
8 5 (7.35%) Network Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Network Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Network Specialist
10 3 (4.41%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Network Support Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) GIS
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
6 1 (1.47%) Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 10 (14.71%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (11.76%) ITIL
4 7 (10.29%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.29%) High Availability
5 5 (7.35%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.88%) Network Management
6 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.41%) Network Design
7 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Fault Management
8 2 (2.94%) Line Management
8 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.94%) Project Management
9 1 (1.47%) Change Control
9 1 (1.47%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.47%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 60 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (72.06%) CCNP
3 30 (44.12%) CCIE
4 19 (27.94%) CCNA
5 12 (17.65%) CCDP
6 7 (10.29%) CCIP
7 5 (7.35%) Degree
8 4 (5.88%) CCSA
9 2 (2.94%) CCENT
10 1 (1.47%) CCSE
10 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.94%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.94%) Nagios
2 2 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (58.82%) Juniper
3 37 (54.41%) CheckPoint
4 25 (36.76%) Riverbed
4 25 (36.76%) F5
5 12 (17.65%) VMware
6 10 (14.71%) McAfee
7 7 (10.29%) HP
8 5 (7.35%) Citrix
8 5 (7.35%) Brocade
9 4 (5.88%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.88%) Nokia
10 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.41%) Verint
11 2 (2.94%) Blue Coat
11 2 (2.94%) Apple
11 2 (2.94%) Draytek
12 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.47%) SAP
12 1 (1.47%) Mitel
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