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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 187 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 24 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 2.17% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 10
Average salary £31,750 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% -31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £24,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
776 828 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.38% 15.33% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 666 718 732
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +1 18 £45,500 -17.27% 4
Dudley - 7 £29,000 -
Worcestershire -5 2 £34,299 +13.38%
Shropshire - 1 £31,000 - 1
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (75.00%) VPN
3 30 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (68.18%) Firewall
4 26 (59.09%) MPLS
4 26 (59.09%) LAN
5 23 (52.27%) WAN
6 22 (50.00%) VLAN
7 20 (45.45%) Windows
7 20 (45.45%) OSPF
7 20 (45.45%) BGP
7 20 (45.45%) CCNP
8 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
8 19 (43.18%) Wireless
8 19 (43.18%) VMware
9 18 (40.91%) Service Delivery
9 18 (40.91%) DNS
10 16 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (34.09%) ITIL
11 15 (34.09%) CCNA
12 14 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (29.55%) HP
14 12 (27.27%) EIGRP
14 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (27.27%) HSRP
15 11 (25.00%) IP Telephony
15 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (25.00%) Citrix
15 11 (25.00%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) VPN
2 30 (68.18%) Firewall
3 26 (59.09%) MPLS
3 26 (59.09%) LAN
4 23 (52.27%) WAN
5 22 (50.00%) VLAN
6 20 (45.45%) OSPF
6 20 (45.45%) BGP
7 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
7 19 (43.18%) Wireless
8 18 (40.91%) DNS
9 16 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (27.27%) EIGRP
11 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (27.27%) HSRP
12 11 (25.00%) IP Telephony
12 11 (25.00%) VoIP
13 9 (20.45%) DDNS
14 8 (18.18%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Network Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Network Support
5 5 (11.36%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Network Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Support
6 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) GIS
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (9.09%) Solaris
7 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.55%) Android
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Service Delivery
2 15 (34.09%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 8 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (15.91%) High Availability
4 7 (15.91%) Load Balancing
4 7 (15.91%) Network Design
4 7 (15.91%) Change Management
4 7 (15.91%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (15.91%) Validation
5 6 (13.64%) Change Control
6 5 (11.36%) Network Architecture
6 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.09%) Network Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.55%) Fault Management
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.27%) Perl
1 1 (2.27%) PHP
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (45.45%) CCNP
3 15 (34.09%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) CCDP
4 7 (15.91%) CCSE
4 7 (15.91%) CCSA
5 5 (11.36%) CCIE
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) MOS
6 2 (4.55%) CCENT
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) CCIP
7 1 (2.27%) RHCE
7 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Nagios
2 2 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.27%) Cacti
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 13 (29.55%) HP
4 11 (25.00%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) Juniper
5 9 (20.45%) Brocade
6 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 7 (15.91%) F5
7 7 (15.91%) Riverbed
7 7 (15.91%) Nokia
7 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.91%) SonicWALL
8 4 (9.09%) Remedy
9 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.82%) Avaya
10 2 (4.55%) Mitel
10 2 (4.55%) Draytek
10 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
10 2 (4.55%) Toshiba
10 2 (4.55%) Dell
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Orbit
Salary: From £21,970 to £24,411 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + Training + Bonus + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + Training +Bonus + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus +Training + Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago