Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 71 77
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 124 139 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.87% 3.74% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.97% 13.78% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 101 72 124
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.56% +21.88%
10th Percentile £36,500 £30,050 £33,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 956 1,009 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.84% 27.17% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 543 613 697
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 107 (86.29%) Cisco
2 92 (74.19%) Firewall
3 83 (66.94%) CCNP
4 68 (54.84%) CCNA
5 62 (50.00%) ITIL
6 50 (40.32%) Data Centre
7 47 (37.90%) WAN
8 42 (33.87%) Cisco ASA
9 40 (32.26%) Load Balancing
10 39 (31.45%) Presales
11 38 (30.65%) Fortinet
11 38 (30.65%) CheckPoint
12 37 (29.84%) Juniper
13 36 (29.03%) Service Delivery
13 36 (29.03%) F5
14 35 (28.23%) Wireless
14 35 (28.23%) VPN
15 34 (27.42%) OSPF
15 34 (27.42%) VLAN
16 31 (25.00%) Project Management
16 31 (25.00%) BGP
17 29 (23.39%) LAN
17 29 (23.39%) Palo Alto
17 29 (23.39%) Self-Motivation
18 27 (21.77%) CCIE
19 26 (20.97%) Active Directory
19 26 (20.97%) VMware
20 25 (20.16%) Telecoms
21 24 (19.35%) HP
21 24 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (2.42%) IIS
2 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 92 (74.19%) Firewall
2 47 (37.90%) WAN
3 42 (33.87%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (28.23%) VPN
4 35 (28.23%) Wireless
5 34 (27.42%) OSPF
5 34 (27.42%) VLAN
6 31 (25.00%) BGP
7 29 (23.39%) LAN
8 23 (18.55%) MPLS
9 22 (17.74%) VoIP
10 19 (15.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (14.52%) Network Security
12 17 (13.71%) IPsec
13 16 (12.90%) FWSM
14 14 (11.29%) DHCP
14 14 (11.29%) DNS
15 11 (8.87%) EIGRP
16 10 (8.06%) Cisco Firepower
17 7 (5.65%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) Big Data
1 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (11.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (20.16%) Telecoms
2 21 (16.94%) Finance
3 10 (8.06%) Retail
4 7 (5.65%) Billing
5 3 (2.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 19 (15.32%) Architect
3 14 (11.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) Network Security Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) Security Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Network Architect
6 9 (7.26%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Network Manager
8 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Cisco Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Security Engineer
10 5 (4.03%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.23%) Network Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.84%) Spring
2 5 (4.03%) LDAP
3 3 (2.42%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (40.32%) Data Centre
2 29 (23.39%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (12.10%) Handset
4 14 (11.29%) PKI
5 12 (9.68%) Virtual Team
6 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.26%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.03%) Public Cloud
8 4 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.23%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.42%) CMDB
10 2 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.81%) CESG
11 1 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.29%) Windows
2 11 (8.87%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.03%) Linux
4 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.00%) ITIL
2 40 (32.26%) Load Balancing
3 39 (31.45%) Presales
4 36 (29.03%) Service Delivery
5 31 (25.00%) Project Management
6 24 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (18.55%) Line Management
8 21 (16.94%) Service Management
9 20 (16.13%) Incident Management
9 20 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 18 (14.52%) ITIL V3
11 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2
12 16 (12.90%) Change Control
12 16 (12.90%) Due Diligence
13 15 (12.10%) Configuration Management
13 15 (12.10%) Project Planning
14 12 (9.68%) Change Management
14 12 (9.68%) IT Strategy
14 12 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
15 11 (8.87%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.42%) Perl
1 3 (2.42%) SQL
2 1 (0.81%) Go
2 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (66.94%) CCNP
2 68 (54.84%) CCNA
3 27 (21.77%) CCIE
4 10 (8.06%) MCSE
4 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.26%) CISSP
6 7 (5.65%) CCDP
6 7 (5.65%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.84%) CISM
8 5 (4.03%) CCIE Service Provider
8 5 (4.03%) Degree
8 5 (4.03%) PMI Certification
8 5 (4.03%) PMP
9 4 (3.23%) CCDA
9 4 (3.23%) CREST Certified
9 4 (3.23%) JNCIP
9 4 (3.23%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.42%) CCIP
10 3 (2.42%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.29%) SLA
2 9 (7.26%) GDPR
3 8 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.42%) QA
5 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.84%) XenApp
5 5 (4.03%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.23%) VMware NSX
7 3 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) SCVMM
2 4 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.61%) QRadar
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 107 (86.29%) Cisco
2 38 (30.65%) CheckPoint
2 38 (30.65%) Fortinet
3 37 (29.84%) Juniper
4 36 (29.03%) F5
5 29 (23.39%) Palo Alto
6 26 (20.97%) VMware
7 24 (19.35%) HP
8 19 (15.32%) Microsoft
9 17 (13.71%) Avaya
10 16 (12.90%) Citrix
11 15 (12.10%) Mitel
12 13 (10.48%) Meraki
13 10 (8.06%) BMC
13 10 (8.06%) Brocade
14 9 (7.26%) Dell
15 8 (6.45%) SolarWinds
16 6 (4.84%) IBM
16 6 (4.84%) McAfee
17 5 (4.03%) Huawei