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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 36 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 333 379 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.51% 6.44% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 12.05% 13.41% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 274 352 237
Median salary £40,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £70,000 £63,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
2764 2826 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.77% 47.99% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2011 2310 2173
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -19 150 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Staffordshire -4 29 £35,000 -1.40% 3
Coventry -8 27 £43,500 +5.45% 4
Warwickshire +13 25 £43,250 +63.20% 4
Shropshire +3 24 £33,750 -32.50% 5
Worcestershire +20 23 £40,000 +10.81% 3
Solihull +12 17 £27,500 -11.29% 3
Dudley +6 11 £23,500 -18.96% 1
Herefordshire -13 4 £42,500 -8.10%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £22,500 - 1
Walsall -1 2 £32,750 +0.76%
Wolverhampton -8 2 £36,000 +35.84% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 339 (47.28%) Firewall
2 315 (43.93%) Cisco Certification
3 268 (37.38%) WAN
4 249 (34.73%) LAN
5 238 (33.19%) CCNP
6 230 (32.08%) Windows
7 226 (31.52%) CCNA
8 206 (28.73%) VMware
9 187 (26.08%) Active Directory
10 182 (25.38%) Microsoft
11 175 (24.41%) Data Centre
12 173 (24.13%) Juniper
13 162 (22.59%) ITIL
14 138 (19.25%) HP
14 138 (19.25%) Citrix
15 137 (19.11%) Windows Server
16 134 (18.69%) VPN
17 118 (16.46%) VoIP
18 117 (16.32%) Wireless
19 114 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
20 110 (15.34%) OSPF
21 108 (15.06%) Linux
21 108 (15.06%) CheckPoint
22 103 (14.37%) DNS
22 103 (14.37%) Cisco ASA
23 101 (14.09%) TCP/IP
24 98 (13.67%) MPLS
25 93 (12.97%) BGP
26 89 (12.41%) MS Excel
26 89 (12.41%) Presales

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 83 (11.58%) MS Exchange
2 44 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 31 (4.32%) Skype for Business
5 13 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (1.39%) IIS
7 10 (1.39%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.98%) Apache
10 4 (0.56%) JBoss
10 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.14%) CMS
12 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 89 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.60%) MS Office
3 18 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (4.88%) Office 365
4 32 (4.46%) IaaS
5 25 (3.49%) PaaS
6 20 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.12%) SaaS
8 4 (0.56%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 339 (47.28%) Firewall
2 268 (37.38%) WAN
3 249 (34.73%) LAN
4 134 (18.69%) VPN
5 118 (16.46%) VoIP
6 117 (16.32%) Wireless
7 110 (15.34%) OSPF
8 103 (14.37%) Cisco ASA
8 103 (14.37%) DNS
9 101 (14.09%) TCP/IP
10 98 (13.67%) MPLS
11 93 (12.97%) BGP
12 87 (12.13%) Network Security
13 84 (11.72%) SAN
14 78 (10.88%) DHCP
15 57 (7.95%) Cisco Nexus
16 53 (7.39%) EIGRP
17 52 (7.25%) VLAN
18 41 (5.72%) Cisco IOS
19 40 (5.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.65%) MySQL
3 17 (2.37%) DB2
4 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 82 (11.44%) Telecoms
2 49 (6.83%) Finance
3 25 (3.49%) Publishing
4 23 (3.21%) German Language
5 22 (3.07%) French Language
6 21 (2.93%) Retail
7 14 (1.95%) Banking
7 14 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.12%) Legal
9 4 (0.56%) Military
10 3 (0.42%) Advertising
10 3 (0.42%) Automotive
10 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.28%) Marketing
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 225 (31.38%) Network Engineer
2 126 (17.57%) Analyst
3 73 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 71 (9.90%) Architect
5 70 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 68 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 61 (8.51%) Network Analyst
8 60 (8.37%) Cisco Engineer
9 57 (7.95%) Network Support
10 55 (7.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 55 (7.67%) Senior Network Engineer
11 42 (5.86%) Consultant
12 37 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support
13 36 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (4.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 29 (4.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 29 (4.04%) IT Support
15 29 (4.04%) Network Support Analyst
16 26 (3.63%) Infrastructure Support
16 26 (3.63%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.98%) WAP
2 5 (0.70%) XMPP
3 4 (0.56%) .NET
3 4 (0.56%) LAMP
4 3 (0.42%) Web Services
4 3 (0.42%) XML
5 2 (0.28%) COM
5 2 (0.28%) FuelPHP
5 2 (0.28%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (0.28%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.14%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 175 (24.41%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.63%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.49%) CMDB
6 23 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
7 21 (2.93%) Clustering
8 11 (1.53%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.12%) iPad
10 7 (0.98%) Handset
10 7 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (0.98%) Statistics
10 7 (0.98%) Tandem
11 6 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.84%) FMCG
11 6 (0.84%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.84%) Replication
12 5 (0.70%) AS400
12 5 (0.70%) CCTV
12 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 230 (32.08%) Windows
2 137 (19.11%) Windows Server
3 108 (15.06%) Linux
4 71 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (6.97%) Windows 7
7 39 (5.44%) Unix
8 35 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (4.04%) Windows 8
10 24 (3.35%) Windows 10
11 19 (2.65%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
13 12 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.26%) CentOS
15 7 (0.98%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.98%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.70%) Solaris
17 4 (0.56%) VyOS
18 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
19 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (22.59%) ITIL
2 89 (12.41%) Presales
3 70 (9.76%) Project Management
4 60 (8.37%) Service Management
5 58 (8.09%) Network Design
6 55 (7.67%) Service Delivery
7 46 (6.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (5.86%) PRINCE2
9 41 (5.72%) Line Management
10 33 (4.60%) Information Security
11 31 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (4.18%) Capacity Planning
12 30 (4.18%) ITIL V3
13 29 (4.04%) Load Balancing
14 27 (3.77%) Software Engineering
14 27 (3.77%) TOGAF
15 25 (3.49%) High Availability
15 25 (3.49%) Incident Management
16 24 (3.35%) Change Management
16 24 (3.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (8.23%) SQL
2 13 (1.81%) Perl
3 11 (1.53%) Python
4 10 (1.39%) C
5 9 (1.26%) Tcl
6 8 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 7 (0.98%) Java
8 5 (0.70%) PHP
8 5 (0.70%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.42%) VBA
11 2 (0.28%) VB
12 1 (0.14%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 315 (43.93%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (33.19%) CCNP
3 226 (31.52%) CCNA
4 68 (9.48%) CCIE
5 61 (8.51%) Degree
6 38 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (5.30%) Security Cleared
7 30 (4.18%) CCDA
8 29 (4.04%) MCSE
9 27 (3.77%) PMP
9 27 (3.77%) SC Cleared
10 25 (3.49%) CCDP
11 24 (3.35%) PMI Certification
12 22 (3.07%) CISSP
13 20 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (2.65%) MCSA
15 18 (2.51%) ISEB
16 15 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (1.81%) MCITP
18 12 (1.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.32%) SLA
2 14 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.70%) QA
4 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 187 (26.08%) Active Directory
2 114 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 31 (4.32%) vSphere
5 18 (2.51%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.95%) XenApp
8 12 (1.67%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.53%) Firmware
10 8 (1.12%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.70%) ProxySG
12 5 (0.70%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.70%) Xen
13 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.56%) NFS
13 4 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (0.56%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (5.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (2.37%) SCVMM
3 14 (1.95%) SCCM
4 13 (1.81%) FortiGate
5 12 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 12 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 11 (1.53%) NetBackup
7 10 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
8 8 (1.12%) Puppet
9 6 (0.84%) Nagios
9 6 (0.84%) SCOM
10 5 (0.70%) Oracle ZFS
11 4 (0.56%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
11 4 (0.56%) Data Guard
11 4 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
12 3 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 206 (28.73%) VMware
2 182 (25.38%) Microsoft
3 173 (24.13%) Juniper
4 138 (19.25%) Citrix
4 138 (19.25%) HP
5 108 (15.06%) CheckPoint
6 65 (9.07%) NetApp
7 59 (8.23%) F5
8 54 (7.53%) IBM
9 38 (5.30%) Dell
10 34 (4.74%) SolarWinds
11 33 (4.60%) SonicWALL
12 29 (4.04%) Palo Alto
13 28 (3.91%) Oracle
14 27 (3.77%) Avaya
14 27 (3.77%) Intel Security
15 26 (3.63%) EMC
16 25 (3.49%) Aruba
17 21 (2.93%) Symantec
18 19 (2.65%) Fortinet
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 000 - £65 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Amazon
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 8 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago