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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
England / West Midlands
Rank 28 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 350 287 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.17% 5.50% 6.38%
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% 12.55% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 278 237 293
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £52,400 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,506 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.54% +1.20%

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
2239 2287 2325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.86% 43.82% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 1892 2065
Median salary £42,500 £40,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,507 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +3 112 £43,750 +5.42% 15
Worcestershire +10 72 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Coventry -1 38 £45,500 +21.33% 14
Staffordshire +33 35 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Herefordshire +3 35 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Warwickshire +9 23 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Shropshire -8 15 £42,500 -5.55% 7
West Bromwich - 8 £35,500 -
Solihull -22 5 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Walsall +19 3 £38,750 +61.45%
Dudley +16 3 £34,250 +63.09%
Wolverhampton -7 2 £42,500 +10.38%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 374 (50.61%) Firewall
2 356 (48.17%) Cisco Certification
3 264 (35.72%) CCNA
4 242 (32.75%) Data Centre
5 240 (32.48%) WAN
6 228 (30.85%) VMware
7 226 (30.58%) Windows
8 220 (29.77%) CCNP
9 197 (26.66%) LAN
10 185 (25.03%) Microsoft
11 164 (22.19%) ITIL
12 161 (21.79%) Active Directory
13 150 (20.30%) Network Security
14 148 (20.03%) CheckPoint
15 141 (19.08%) Windows Server
16 139 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 137 (18.54%) HP
18 135 (18.27%) Service Delivery
19 128 (17.32%) MS Excel
20 120 (16.24%) Citrix
21 116 (15.70%) DNS
22 114 (15.43%) Project Management
23 111 (15.02%) VPN
24 109 (14.75%) DHCP
25 103 (13.94%) Juniper
25 103 (13.94%) Presales
26 100 (13.53%) Linux
27 98 (13.26%) OSPF
28 95 (12.86%) VoIP
29 94 (12.72%) Cisco ASA

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 85 (11.50%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.17%) Skype for Business
4 13 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (1.76%) IIS
5 12 (1.62%) Apache
5 12 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.68%) Site Server
8 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.41%) JBoss
9 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.14%) CMS
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 128 (17.32%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.33%) MS Office
3 12 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.95%) MS Project
5 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 90 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (5.68%) IaaS
4 36 (4.87%) PaaS
5 34 (4.60%) Office 365
6 30 (4.06%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.81%) SaaS
8 5 (0.68%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 374 (50.61%) Firewall
2 240 (32.48%) WAN
3 197 (26.66%) LAN
4 150 (20.30%) Network Security
5 116 (15.70%) DNS
6 111 (15.02%) VPN
7 109 (14.75%) DHCP
8 98 (13.26%) OSPF
9 95 (12.86%) VoIP
10 94 (12.72%) Cisco ASA
11 78 (10.55%) TCP/IP
12 77 (10.42%) VLAN
13 76 (10.28%) Wireless
14 74 (10.01%) Cisco Nexus
15 66 (8.93%) MPLS
16 64 (8.66%) BGP
17 55 (7.44%) SAN
18 49 (6.63%) Cisco IOS
18 49 (6.63%) Wi-Fi
19 36 (4.87%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.06%) DB2
2 30 (4.06%) MySQL
3 4 (0.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.41%) Big Data
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.27%) GIS
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 75 (10.15%) Finance
2 63 (8.53%) Telecoms
3 45 (6.09%) Retail
4 41 (5.55%) Publishing
5 18 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.35%) Marketing
7 6 (0.81%) French Language
8 5 (0.68%) Banking
9 4 (0.54%) German Language
10 3 (0.41%) Advertising
10 3 (0.41%) Military
11 2 (0.27%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.27%) Legal
11 2 (0.27%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 237 (32.07%) Network Engineer
2 89 (12.04%) Analyst
3 68 (9.20%) Architect
4 67 (9.07%) Senior Network Engineer
5 60 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 60 (8.12%) Support Engineer
6 58 (7.85%) Cisco Engineer
7 50 (6.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 40 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 38 (5.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 37 (5.01%) Security Engineer
10 37 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
11 31 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 31 (4.19%) Support Analyst
12 30 (4.06%) Network Analyst
13 27 (3.65%) Administrator
13 27 (3.65%) Network Support
13 27 (3.65%) Operations Manager
14 26 (3.52%) Support Manager
15 25 (3.38%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.98%) 802.1X
2 7 (0.95%) XMPP
3 4 (0.54%) WAP
4 2 (0.27%) CSS
4 2 (0.27%) HTML
4 2 (0.27%) Middleware
4 2 (0.27%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (0.14%) EDI
5 1 (0.14%) HTML5
5 1 (0.14%) jQuery
5 1 (0.14%) OAuth
5 1 (0.14%) OpenID
5 1 (0.14%) REST
5 1 (0.14%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.14%) SAML
5 1 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 242 (32.75%) Data Centre
2 61 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.55%) CMDB
4 27 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 25 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 14 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.22%) AS400
8 9 (1.22%) Cyber Attack
8 9 (1.22%) PKI
9 8 (1.08%) FMCG
9 8 (1.08%) iPhone
10 7 (0.95%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.81%) Clustering
11 6 (0.81%) iPad
12 5 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 226 (30.58%) Windows
2 141 (19.08%) Windows Server
3 100 (13.53%) Linux
4 73 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (6.22%) Unix
6 46 (6.22%) Windows 7
7 39 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.62%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.35%) SUSE
11 7 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.54%) Solaris
13 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.14%) Android
15 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (22.19%) ITIL
2 135 (18.27%) Service Delivery
3 114 (15.43%) Project Management
4 103 (13.94%) Presales
5 80 (10.83%) PRINCE2
6 78 (10.55%) Service Management
7 72 (9.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 61 (8.25%) Software Engineering
9 60 (8.12%) Mentoring
10 57 (7.71%) Line Management
11 54 (7.31%) ITIL V3
12 50 (6.77%) Capacity Planning
13 45 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 45 (6.09%) Network Design
14 41 (5.55%) Gantt Chart
14 41 (5.55%) Requirements Analysis
15 38 (5.14%) TOGAF
16 36 (4.87%) Load Balancing
17 32 (4.33%) SIEM
17 32 (4.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.55%) SQL
2 11 (1.49%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.35%) C
4 5 (0.68%) VB
5 3 (0.41%) Java
5 3 (0.41%) Python
6 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.27%) PHP
6 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.14%) R
7 1 (0.14%) Ruby
7 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 356 (48.17%) Cisco Certification
2 264 (35.72%) CCNA
3 220 (29.77%) CCNP
4 73 (9.88%) Degree
5 72 (9.74%) CCIE
6 64 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 52 (7.04%) MCSE
8 46 (6.22%) PMP
9 44 (5.95%) PMI Certification
10 36 (4.87%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (4.33%) ISEB
12 30 (4.06%) Security Cleared
13 27 (3.65%) SC Cleared
14 23 (3.11%) CCSA
14 23 (3.11%) CISSP
15 21 (2.84%) CCDA
16 20 (2.71%) MCSA
17 15 (2.03%) CCIP
18 12 (1.62%) CCDP
18 12 (1.62%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.09%) SLA
2 18 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.49%) QA
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) GPG13
6 1 (0.14%) ISO27002
System Software
1 161 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 139 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (7.31%) Hyper-V
4 33 (4.47%) vSphere
5 30 (4.06%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (2.30%) Terminal Services
7 16 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (1.49%) Firmware
9 11 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
10 10 (1.35%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.22%) XenApp
12 6 (0.81%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.54%) Docker
14 2 (0.27%) Squid
14 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 30 (4.06%) SCVMM
2 27 (3.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 23 (3.11%) SCCM
4 20 (2.71%) Cisco Prime
5 11 (1.49%) Cisco UCCE
6 9 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 8 (1.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 8 (1.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.81%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.68%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.68%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.68%) SCOM
11 4 (0.54%) Nagios
11 4 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.41%) Icinga
12 3 (0.41%) Puppet
12 3 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 228 (30.85%) VMware
2 185 (25.03%) Microsoft
3 148 (20.03%) CheckPoint
4 137 (18.54%) HP
5 120 (16.24%) Citrix
6 103 (13.94%) Juniper
7 76 (10.28%) NetApp
8 74 (10.01%) F5
9 64 (8.66%) Fortinet
10 48 (6.50%) EMC
11 46 (6.22%) SonicWALL
12 45 (6.09%) Palo Alto
13 43 (5.82%) IBM
13 43 (5.82%) SolarWinds
14 41 (5.55%) Dell
15 37 (5.01%) Oracle
16 30 (4.06%) BMC
17 28 (3.79%) Brocade
18 27 (3.65%) Meraki
19 26 (3.52%) Huawei
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry and Warks Partnership Trust
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Standard Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £58,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15 % Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago