The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 33 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 340 391 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.85% 6.81% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 12.92% 14.20% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 278 352 258
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2631 2753 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.28% 47.96% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2258 2280
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -23 146 £42,500 -10.52% 14
Coventry -5 33 £43,500 +5.45% 4
Staffordshire +3 31 £35,000 - 3
Shropshire +7 27 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Warwickshire +5 27 £36,500 +4.28% 4
Worcestershire +25 25 £38,750 +7.34% 3
Dudley - 15 £23,500 -
Solihull +5 12 £27,500 -11.29% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 5 £21,500 -
Walsall - 3 £22,500 - 1
Herefordshire -16 2 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 332 (48.05%) Firewall
2 312 (45.15%) Cisco Certification
3 248 (35.89%) WAN
4 231 (33.43%) CCNP
5 225 (32.56%) Windows
6 222 (32.13%) CCNA
7 220 (31.84%) LAN
8 194 (28.08%) VMware
9 191 (27.64%) Active Directory
10 178 (25.76%) Data Centre
11 167 (24.17%) Microsoft
12 158 (22.87%) Juniper
12 158 (22.87%) ITIL
13 141 (20.41%) HP
14 130 (18.81%) VPN
15 129 (18.67%) Windows Server
16 128 (18.52%) Citrix
17 116 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 111 (16.06%) CheckPoint
18 111 (16.06%) VoIP
19 110 (15.92%) DNS
20 108 (15.63%) Wireless
21 101 (14.62%) Linux
22 96 (13.89%) OSPF
23 93 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
24 92 (13.31%) TCP/IP
25 90 (13.02%) Network Security
26 89 (12.88%) Presales
27 88 (12.74%) MPLS
28 86 (12.45%) BGP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (11.72%) MS Exchange
2 42 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (3.62%) Skype for Business
5 17 (2.46%) IIS
6 14 (2.03%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.30%) Apache
10 7 (1.01%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.72%) JBoss
11 5 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.29%) CMS
12 2 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 85 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.34%) MS Office
3 17 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.17%) MS Project
5 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 53 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.93%) Office 365
4 36 (5.21%) IaaS
5 27 (3.91%) PaaS
6 21 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.30%) SaaS
8 4 (0.58%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.14%) GitHub
10 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 332 (48.05%) Firewall
2 248 (35.89%) WAN
3 220 (31.84%) LAN
4 130 (18.81%) VPN
5 111 (16.06%) VoIP
6 110 (15.92%) DNS
7 108 (15.63%) Wireless
8 96 (13.89%) OSPF
9 93 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
10 92 (13.31%) TCP/IP
11 90 (13.02%) Network Security
12 88 (12.74%) MPLS
13 86 (12.45%) BGP
14 85 (12.30%) DHCP
15 84 (12.16%) SAN
16 63 (9.12%) Cisco Nexus
17 54 (7.81%) EIGRP
18 50 (7.24%) VLAN
19 47 (6.80%) Cisco IOS
20 38 (5.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.75%) MySQL
3 18 (2.60%) DB2
4 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.14%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 82 (11.87%) Telecoms
2 58 (8.39%) Finance
3 29 (4.20%) Publishing
4 27 (3.91%) Retail
5 24 (3.47%) German Language
6 23 (3.33%) French Language
7 13 (1.88%) Banking
8 12 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.87%) Legal
9 6 (0.87%) Military
10 2 (0.29%) Advertising
10 2 (0.29%) Automotive
10 2 (0.29%) Marketing
10 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (31.11%) Network Engineer
2 119 (17.22%) Analyst
3 75 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 66 (9.55%) Support Engineer
5 63 (9.12%) Support Analyst
6 62 (8.97%) Architect
7 60 (8.68%) Network Analyst
8 52 (7.53%) Cisco Engineer
9 51 (7.38%) Network Support
10 50 (7.24%) Senior Network Engineer
11 49 (7.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 36 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 34 (4.92%) Consultant
13 34 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
14 32 (4.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (4.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 29 (4.20%) IT Support
17 28 (4.05%) IT Engineer
18 25 (3.62%) Infrastructure Support
19 24 (3.47%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.01%) WAP
2 3 (0.43%) LAMP
2 3 (0.43%) Web Services
2 3 (0.43%) XML
3 2 (0.29%) .NET
3 2 (0.29%) COM
3 2 (0.29%) FuelPHP
3 2 (0.29%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (0.29%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.14%) Memcached
4 1 (0.14%) REST
4 1 (0.14%) SOAP
4 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 178 (25.76%) Data Centre
2 31 (4.49%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.20%) CMDB
4 26 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (2.32%) Clustering
8 10 (1.45%) iPad
8 10 (1.45%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.16%) FMCG
9 8 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.87%) AS400
11 6 (0.87%) Statistics
11 6 (0.87%) Tandem
12 5 (0.72%) CCTV
12 5 (0.72%) EPoS
12 5 (0.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 225 (32.56%) Windows
2 129 (18.67%) Windows Server
3 101 (14.62%) Linux
4 72 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (9.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (7.53%) Windows 7
7 40 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (5.64%) Unix
9 30 (4.34%) Windows 8
10 23 (3.33%) Windows 10
11 16 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (2.17%) Windows XP
13 13 (1.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.30%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.01%) CentOS
15 7 (1.01%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.87%) Solaris
17 4 (0.58%) VyOS
18 2 (0.29%) Windows Vista
19 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (22.87%) ITIL
2 89 (12.88%) Presales
3 70 (10.13%) Project Management
4 69 (9.99%) Service Management
5 51 (7.38%) Service Delivery
6 49 (7.09%) Network Design
6 49 (7.09%) PRINCE2
7 44 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 40 (5.79%) Line Management
9 35 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
10 31 (4.49%) ITIL V3
10 31 (4.49%) Software Engineering
11 29 (4.20%) Gantt Chart
12 28 (4.05%) Requirements Analysis
13 26 (3.76%) High Availability
14 25 (3.62%) Incident Management
14 25 (3.62%) Load Balancing
15 23 (3.33%) Change Management
16 22 (3.18%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 63 (9.12%) SQL
2 9 (1.30%) Perl
2 9 (1.30%) PowerShell
2 9 (1.30%) Tcl
3 6 (0.87%) Python
4 5 (0.72%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.58%) C
5 4 (0.58%) PHP
6 3 (0.43%) Java
6 3 (0.43%) VB
7 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.14%) Korn
8 1 (0.14%) Ruby
8 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 312 (45.15%) Cisco Certification
2 231 (33.43%) CCNP
3 222 (32.13%) CCNA
4 72 (10.42%) CCIE
5 60 (8.68%) Degree
6 43 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (4.92%) Security Cleared
8 32 (4.63%) MCSE
9 31 (4.49%) PMP
10 28 (4.05%) PMI Certification
11 27 (3.91%) SC Cleared
12 25 (3.62%) CCDA
12 25 (3.62%) MCSA
13 23 (3.33%) CISSP
14 22 (3.18%) CCDP
15 20 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (2.75%) ISEB
17 18 (2.60%) CCSA
18 15 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 14 (2.03%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.05%) SLA
2 12 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.29%) QA
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 191 (27.64%) Active Directory
2 116 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (8.10%) Hyper-V
4 34 (4.92%) vSphere
5 19 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
6 18 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (2.17%) XenApp
8 14 (2.03%) Firmware
9 13 (1.88%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.45%) Terminal Services
11 9 (1.30%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.58%) NFS
14 4 (0.58%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 4 (0.58%) XenServer
15 3 (0.43%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (5.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (2.60%) SCVMM
3 15 (2.17%) SCCM
4 13 (1.88%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (1.59%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (1.45%) FortiGate
7 9 (1.30%) NetBackup
8 7 (1.01%) Puppet
9 5 (0.72%) Nagios
9 5 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (0.58%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
12 2 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.29%) SCOM
12 2 (0.29%) Sysprep
12 2 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 194 (28.08%) VMware
2 167 (24.17%) Microsoft
3 158 (22.87%) Juniper
4 141 (20.41%) HP
5 128 (18.52%) Citrix
6 111 (16.06%) CheckPoint
7 64 (9.26%) F5
7 64 (9.26%) NetApp
8 52 (7.53%) IBM
9 42 (6.08%) Dell
10 40 (5.79%) SonicWALL
11 36 (5.21%) Palo Alto
11 36 (5.21%) SolarWinds
12 30 (4.34%) EMC
12 30 (4.34%) Oracle
13 24 (3.47%) Fortinet
13 24 (3.47%) Intel Security
14 21 (3.04%) Aruba
14 21 (3.04%) Brocade
15 20 (2.89%) Avaya
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18000.00 to £22000.00 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65k
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits Company Car, Excellent Package, On
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Walsall
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Telford
IQ Telecom
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Atos
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Parking
Posted: 16 days ago
Rugby
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago