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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 34 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 317 326 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.51% 6.56% 5.99%
As % of the Vendors category 12.47% 14.41% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 255 304 162
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £67,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
2542 2263 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.16% 45.51% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1982 1637
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -17 103 £41,500 -2.35% 15
Coventry +17 74 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Warwickshire -8 41 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Worcestershire +8 29 £42,500 +32.81% 6
Wolverhampton +3 16 £40,000 +23.07%
Shropshire -2 14 £47,500 +55.73% 2
Solihull +13 8 £42,500 +7.59% 2
Staffordshire -21 8 £32,500 -14.47% 4
Dudley 0 5 £55,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 £50,000 -
West Bromwich -19 1 £47,500 -18.80%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 335 (51.78%) Cisco Certification
2 306 (47.30%) Firewall
3 255 (39.41%) WAN
4 239 (36.94%) CCNP
5 236 (36.48%) CCNA
6 230 (35.55%) LAN
7 225 (34.78%) Windows
8 199 (30.76%) VMware
9 181 (27.98%) Microsoft
10 151 (23.34%) Juniper
11 147 (22.72%) Active Directory
12 145 (22.41%) Data Centre
13 142 (21.95%) Windows Server
14 133 (20.56%) Cisco ASA
15 124 (19.17%) VPN
16 112 (17.31%) Wireless
17 111 (17.16%) HP
18 108 (16.69%) VoIP
19 107 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 97 (14.99%) CheckPoint
21 92 (14.22%) MPLS
22 85 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
22 85 (13.14%) SAN
22 85 (13.14%) Citrix
23 80 (12.36%) Network Security
23 80 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
24 79 (12.21%) ITIL
25 78 (12.06%) Linux
26 76 (11.75%) MS Exchange
27 74 (11.44%) MS Excel

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 76 (11.75%) MS Exchange
2 35 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (3.25%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (2.63%) Skype for Business
7 11 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (1.70%) Moodle
8 9 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (0.77%) IIS
12 3 (0.46%) Apache
13 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.31%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.56%) MS Office
3 12 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.70%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (6.03%) Office 365
2 18 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.39%) SaaS
5 8 (1.24%) IaaS
6 7 (1.08%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.31%) PaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 306 (47.30%) Firewall
2 255 (39.41%) WAN
3 230 (35.55%) LAN
4 133 (20.56%) Cisco ASA
5 124 (19.17%) VPN
6 112 (17.31%) Wireless
7 108 (16.69%) VoIP
8 92 (14.22%) MPLS
9 85 (13.14%) SAN
10 80 (12.36%) Network Security
11 73 (11.28%) TCP/IP
12 66 (10.20%) DNS
13 57 (8.81%) DHCP
14 56 (8.66%) BGP
15 51 (7.88%) Cisco Nexus
16 45 (6.96%) OSPF
16 45 (6.96%) VLAN
17 39 (6.03%) Cisco Wireless
18 30 (4.64%) ADSL
18 30 (4.64%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.70%) MySQL
3 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.31%) Big Data
6 1 (0.15%) DB2
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.31%) Hudson
3 1 (0.15%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.15%) Metasploit
General
1 70 (10.82%) Telecoms
2 43 (6.65%) Finance
3 39 (6.03%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.01%) Retail
5 9 (1.39%) Automotive
6 5 (0.77%) French Language
7 4 (0.62%) Banking
7 4 (0.62%) German Language
7 4 (0.62%) Legal
7 4 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.15%) Electronics
8 1 (0.15%) Law
8 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 236 (36.48%) Network Engineer
2 106 (16.38%) Analyst
3 90 (13.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 80 (12.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 79 (12.21%) Support Engineer
6 63 (9.74%) Network Support
7 62 (9.58%) Senior Network Engineer
8 50 (7.73%) Consultant
9 46 (7.11%) Network Analyst
10 45 (6.96%) Network Support Engineer
10 45 (6.96%) Support Analyst
11 44 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 35 (5.41%) Network Consultant
13 34 (5.26%) Architect
14 31 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support
15 27 (4.17%) Security Engineer
15 27 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
16 25 (3.86%) Network Support Analyst
17 23 (3.55%) Network Security Engineer
17 23 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.39%) .NET
2 8 (1.24%) X-Windows
3 3 (0.46%) LAMP
3 3 (0.46%) XMPP
4 1 (0.15%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.15%) CSS
4 1 (0.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 145 (22.41%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
3 28 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.78%) Clustering
5 13 (2.01%) HP StoreVirtual
6 11 (1.70%) Life Science
7 8 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.24%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (1.24%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.08%) IVR
8 7 (1.08%) SecurID
8 7 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 6 (0.93%) EqualLogic
9 6 (0.93%) NHS
10 5 (0.77%) EPoS
10 5 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 225 (34.78%) Windows
2 142 (21.95%) Windows Server
3 85 (13.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 80 (12.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (12.06%) Linux
6 35 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (4.33%) Unix
8 26 (4.02%) Windows 7
9 24 (3.71%) Windows XP
10 14 (2.16%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.24%) Windows 2000
12 6 (0.93%) CatOS
13 5 (0.77%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.62%) CentOS
14 4 (0.62%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.62%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.31%) AIX
16 2 (0.31%) Android
17 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (12.21%) ITIL
2 60 (9.27%) Presales
3 57 (8.81%) Project Management
4 55 (8.50%) Network Design
5 51 (7.88%) Load Balancing
6 32 (4.95%) Service Delivery
7 28 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 28 (4.33%) Network Management
8 24 (3.71%) Mentoring
9 21 (3.25%) Asset Management
9 21 (3.25%) Network Monitoring
9 21 (3.25%) Service Management
10 20 (3.09%) Information Security
11 19 (2.94%) Change Control
11 19 (2.94%) Configuration Management
11 19 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (2.63%) Security Operations
13 16 (2.47%) Project Planning
13 16 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (2.32%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (7.42%) SQL
2 11 (1.70%) Python
3 10 (1.55%) C
3 10 (1.55%) Java
3 10 (1.55%) Perl
4 9 (1.39%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.08%) PHP
6 6 (0.93%) C#
6 6 (0.93%) VBA
7 4 (0.62%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 335 (51.78%) Cisco Certification
2 239 (36.94%) CCNP
3 236 (36.48%) CCNA
4 64 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (9.89%) Security Cleared
5 50 (7.73%) MCSE
6 47 (7.26%) CCIE
7 46 (7.11%) SC Cleared
8 31 (4.79%) Degree
9 30 (4.64%) CCDP
10 23 (3.55%) CCDA
11 20 (3.09%) MCITP
12 17 (2.63%) CCSA
12 17 (2.63%) MCSA
13 16 (2.47%) CCIP
13 16 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (1.85%) CISSP
15 11 (1.70%) HND
15 11 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.55%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.81%) SLA
2 18 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.31%) QA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 147 (22.72%) Active Directory
2 107 (16.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (9.12%) Hyper-V
4 35 (5.41%) vSphere
5 18 (2.78%) XenApp
6 15 (2.32%) Forefront TMG
7 14 (2.16%) Terminal Services
7 14 (2.16%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (1.39%) Xen
10 7 (1.08%) ProxySG
11 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.93%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.62%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.31%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.15%) Snort
15 1 (0.15%) vCloud
15 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (1.85%) FortiGate
2 12 (1.85%) SCCM
3 11 (1.70%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (1.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 11 (1.70%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (1.39%) QRadar
4 9 (1.39%) SCOM
5 7 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.93%) Nagios
6 6 (0.93%) Nessus
6 6 (0.93%) SELinux
7 5 (0.77%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.77%) Nmap
7 5 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (0.77%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.62%) EnCase
9 3 (0.46%) Cacti
Vendors
1 199 (30.76%) VMware
2 181 (27.98%) Microsoft
3 151 (23.34%) Juniper
4 111 (17.16%) HP
5 97 (14.99%) CheckPoint
6 85 (13.14%) Citrix
7 68 (10.51%) NetApp
8 48 (7.42%) Avaya
9 47 (7.26%) F5
10 38 (5.87%) IBM
10 38 (5.87%) Intel Security
11 32 (4.95%) Palo Alto
12 31 (4.79%) Dell
13 26 (4.02%) Meraki
14 22 (3.40%) EMC
15 17 (2.63%) Remedy
16 16 (2.47%) Nokia
16 16 (2.47%) SolarWinds
17 13 (2.01%) Nortel
17 13 (2.01%) SonicWALL
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
WBRS
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £73000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5,500 car, 15% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago