The first table below looks at the demand 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 36 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 293 344 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.49% 6.25% 4.95%
As % of the Vendors category 11.34% 12.48% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 238 295 206
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,080 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,895 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.75%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2583 2756 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.36% 50.10% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2140 2261 2068
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
England

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
(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 +15 162 £47,500 - 18
Coventry 0 46 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Solihull -7 21 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Staffordshire -22 21 £26,500 -24.28% 3
Warwickshire -19 12 £33,750 -3.57% 4
Shropshire -16 8 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Worcestershire +5 6 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Wolverhampton -9 4 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Walsall - 2 £43,750 -
Dudley -3 1 £35,000 -6.66%
West Bromwich -11 1 £24,500 -34.66%
Willenhall - 1 £35,000 -
Bilston - 1 £35,000 -
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England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco 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.

1 231 (41.70%) Firewall
2 217 (39.17%) Windows
3 205 (37.00%) VMware
4 182 (32.85%) Microsoft
5 177 (31.95%) Cisco Certification
6 168 (30.32%) WAN
7 149 (26.90%) Active Directory
8 136 (24.55%) Citrix
8 136 (24.55%) LAN
9 129 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 128 (23.10%) MS Exchange
11 119 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 112 (20.22%) HP
13 111 (20.04%) NetApp
14 102 (18.41%) CCNP
15 97 (17.51%) SAN
16 95 (17.15%) CheckPoint
16 95 (17.15%) TCP/IP
17 92 (16.61%) VPN
18 89 (16.06%) CCNA
19 85 (15.34%) ITIL
19 85 (15.34%) MPLS
20 84 (15.16%) Microsoft Certification
20 84 (15.16%) Juniper
21 82 (14.80%) Windows Server 2003
22 77 (13.90%) MS Excel
23 70 (12.64%) DNS
24 68 (12.27%) Finance
25 61 (11.01%) Network Security
25 61 (11.01%) vSphere

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 128 (23.10%) MS Exchange
2 55 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (7.40%) IIS
3 41 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (5.60%) Lync
7 24 (4.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (3.61%) SharePoint
9 19 (3.43%) Apache
10 9 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.90%) Moodle
11 5 (0.90%) WordPress
12 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 77 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.87%) MS Office
3 12 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Summit
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
3 1 (0.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.89%) Office 365
2 3 (0.54%) IaaS
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 231 (41.70%) Firewall
2 168 (30.32%) WAN
3 136 (24.55%) LAN
4 97 (17.51%) SAN
5 95 (17.15%) TCP/IP
6 92 (16.61%) VPN
7 85 (15.34%) MPLS
8 70 (12.64%) DNS
9 61 (11.01%) Network Security
10 55 (9.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 54 (9.75%) Cisco ASA
12 51 (9.21%) OSPF
13 49 (8.84%) Internet
14 48 (8.66%) Wireless
15 46 (8.30%) Unified Communications
16 42 (7.58%) VoIP
17 41 (7.40%) BGP
18 38 (6.86%) DHCP
19 29 (5.23%) IP Telephony
20 28 (5.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.26%) MySQL
5 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (0.72%) MSI
2 1 (0.18%) FogBugz
General
1 68 (12.27%) Finance
2 48 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.71%) Retail
4 12 (2.17%) Banking
5 11 (1.99%) Manufacturing
5 11 (1.99%) Advertising
6 10 (1.81%) Legal
7 8 (1.44%) Law
8 6 (1.08%) Publishing
8 6 (1.08%) Games
9 4 (0.72%) Back Office
10 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (18.41%) Network Engineer
2 97 (17.51%) Consultant
3 73 (13.18%) Architect
4 65 (11.73%) Analyst
5 51 (9.21%) Support Engineer
6 35 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (5.96%) Cisco Engineer
8 31 (5.60%) Security Engineer
9 30 (5.42%) Network Architect
9 30 (5.42%) Network Analyst
10 27 (4.87%) Senior Network Engineer
11 25 (4.51%) Network Consultant
11 25 (4.51%) Support Analyst
12 24 (4.33%) Network Security Engineer
12 24 (4.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 23 (4.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 21 (3.79%) Infrastructure Manager
15 20 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support
16 18 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.81%) .NET
2 8 (1.44%) FIX Protocol
3 7 (1.26%) Application Packaging
4 6 (1.08%) LAMP
4 6 (1.08%) COM
4 6 (1.08%) CSS
5 5 (0.90%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.90%) VXML
6 3 (0.54%) XMPP
7 2 (0.36%) Middleware
8 1 (0.18%) HTML
8 1 (0.18%) XML
8 1 (0.18%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.87%) Clustering
2 25 (4.51%) Blackberry
3 24 (4.33%) FlexPod
4 18 (3.25%) Replication
5 12 (2.17%) Statistics
6 11 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.81%) SecurID
8 9 (1.62%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.62%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.26%) Open Source
9 7 (1.26%) CLARiiON
10 6 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.90%) Celerra
12 4 (0.72%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.72%) CMDB
13 3 (0.54%) PKI
14 2 (0.36%) PMI
14 2 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 217 (39.17%) Windows
2 119 (21.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (14.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (8.66%) Linux
5 47 (8.48%) Windows XP
5 47 (8.48%) Windows 7
5 47 (8.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (5.05%) Windows 8
7 16 (2.89%) UNIX
8 12 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.72%) Android
10 4 (0.72%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.36%) HPUX
13 1 (0.18%) Solaris
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.18%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (15.34%) ITIL
2 47 (8.48%) Project Management
3 41 (7.40%) Load Balancing
4 39 (7.04%) Network Management
5 36 (6.50%) Network Design
6 30 (5.42%) Change Management
6 30 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 30 (5.42%) Incident Management
7 26 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 24 (4.33%) PRINCE2
9 22 (3.97%) Capacity Planning
10 21 (3.79%) Performance Monitoring
11 20 (3.61%) Change Control
12 19 (3.43%) Network Architecture
13 18 (3.25%) Time Management
14 16 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (2.71%) Service Management
16 13 (2.35%) Business Continuity
16 13 (2.35%) Network Monitoring
17 12 (2.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 48 (8.66%) SQL
2 19 (3.43%) Bash Shell
3 12 (2.17%) Perl
4 11 (1.99%) PHP
5 10 (1.81%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.26%) Shell Script
6 7 (1.26%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.08%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.08%) Python
8 2 (0.36%) Java
8 2 (0.36%) C
9 1 (0.18%) C#
9 1 (0.18%) VBScript
9 1 (0.18%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (31.95%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (18.41%) CCNP
3 89 (16.06%) CCNA
4 84 (15.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (10.29%) MCSE
6 52 (9.39%) Security Cleared
7 38 (6.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (6.32%) CCIE
9 34 (6.14%) Degree
10 32 (5.78%) SC Cleared
11 28 (5.05%) MCITP
12 26 (4.69%) NCDA
13 25 (4.51%) CCIP
13 25 (4.51%) MCP
14 24 (4.33%) NCIE
15 19 (3.43%) Citrix Certification
16 16 (2.89%) VTSP
17 15 (2.71%) CCA
18 14 (2.53%) CCSP
19 13 (2.35%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.23%) SLA
2 10 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.36%) COBIT
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) BS7799
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (26.90%) Active Directory
2 129 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (11.01%) vSphere
4 46 (8.30%) Hyper-V
5 42 (7.58%) XenDesktop
6 37 (6.68%) XenApp
7 33 (5.96%) VMware ESX
8 20 (3.61%) Forefront TMG
8 20 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (3.43%) XenServer
10 12 (2.17%) Terminal Services
11 11 (1.99%) vCloud
12 8 (1.44%) ISA Server
12 8 (1.44%) VMware Server
13 6 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (1.08%) IAG
13 6 (1.08%) UAG
14 5 (0.90%) Squid
15 4 (0.72%) Shibboleth
16 3 (0.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 27 (4.87%) SCCM
2 22 (3.97%) Backup Exec
3 20 (3.61%) WSUS
4 19 (3.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 16 (2.89%) Cisco UCCE
6 15 (2.71%) FortiGate
7 10 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (1.62%) Netcool
8 9 (1.62%) SCOM
8 9 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (1.08%) Cacti
9 6 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
10 5 (0.90%) XenMobile
10 5 (0.90%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.72%) Legato
12 3 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
12 3 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.54%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 205 (37.00%) VMware
2 182 (32.85%) Microsoft
3 136 (24.55%) Citrix
4 112 (20.22%) HP
5 111 (20.04%) NetApp
6 95 (17.15%) CheckPoint
7 84 (15.16%) Juniper
8 45 (8.12%) EMC
9 43 (7.76%) Symantec
10 42 (7.58%) Dell
11 39 (7.04%) F5
12 30 (5.42%) Fortinet
13 28 (5.05%) IBM
14 24 (4.33%) Avaya
15 23 (4.15%) SonicWALL
16 22 (3.97%) Mitel
16 22 (3.97%) McAfee
17 20 (3.61%) Nortel
18 17 (3.07%) WatchGuard
19 14 (2.53%) Dialogic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Network ITR
Salary: £27,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ANG2 Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £36000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
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Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
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