Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 73 90
Rank change year-on-year +17 +17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 168 120 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.48% 3.23% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.48% 12.89% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85 126 101
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £49,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +8.97%

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 1,085 931 1,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.96% 25.09% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 601 645 885
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £24,409
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,800 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.61% +3.75%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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.

1 149 (88.69%) Cisco
2 123 (73.21%) CCNP
3 118 (70.24%) Data Centre
4 117 (69.64%) Juniper
5 114 (67.86%) CheckPoint
6 101 (60.12%) ITIL
6 101 (60.12%) Fortinet
7 98 (58.33%) WAN
8 94 (55.95%) Firewall
8 94 (55.95%) Presales
9 88 (52.38%) F5
10 79 (47.02%) VPN
11 72 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
11 72 (42.86%) Load Balancing
12 71 (42.26%) OSPF
13 69 (41.07%) LAN
13 69 (41.07%) ITIL V3
14 61 (36.31%) BGP
15 57 (33.93%) MPLS
16 56 (33.33%) FWSM
16 56 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
17 54 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
18 52 (30.95%) CCDP
19 51 (30.36%) HP
19 51 (30.36%) Wireless
20 49 (29.17%) Service Delivery
20 49 (29.17%) SIEM
20 49 (29.17%) Network Security
21 48 (28.57%) CCNA
22 46 (27.38%) WLAN

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 22 (13.10%) IIS
2 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 98 (58.33%) WAN
2 94 (55.95%) Firewall
3 79 (47.02%) VPN
4 72 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 71 (42.26%) OSPF
6 69 (41.07%) LAN
7 61 (36.31%) BGP
8 57 (33.93%) MPLS
9 56 (33.33%) FWSM
10 54 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 51 (30.36%) Wireless
12 49 (29.17%) Network Security
13 46 (27.38%) WLAN
14 43 (25.60%) DHCP
14 43 (25.60%) DNS
15 41 (24.40%) SNMP
16 40 (23.81%) IPsec
17 39 (23.21%) Cisco Firepower
18 38 (22.62%) VLAN
19 29 (17.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (20.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (5.36%) Finance
2 6 (3.57%) Retail
3 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.19%) Banking
4 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (38.10%) Architect
2 49 (29.17%) Solutions Architect
3 45 (26.79%) Security Architect
3 45 (26.79%) Security Solutions Architect
4 40 (23.81%) Network Engineer
5 32 (19.05%) Network Architect
6 21 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 19 (11.31%) Network Specialist
7 19 (11.31%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 19 (11.31%) Senior Network Specialist
8 16 (9.52%) Presales Solution Architect
9 15 (8.93%) Consultant
9 15 (8.93%) Network Security Architect
10 14 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
11 13 (7.74%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 13 (7.74%) Network Consultant
12 9 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
13 8 (4.76%) Information Architect
13 8 (4.76%) Information Security Architect
14 6 (3.57%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.31%) LDAP
2 3 (1.79%) COM
3 2 (1.19%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 118 (70.24%) Data Centre
2 56 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (20.24%) PKI
4 30 (17.86%) Cyberthreat
4 30 (17.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (8.93%) FlexPod
6 13 (7.74%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.19%) Fintech
9 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.31%) Windows
2 11 (6.55%) Linux
3 10 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.19%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.19%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.12%) ITIL
2 94 (55.95%) Presales
3 72 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 69 (41.07%) ITIL V3
5 49 (29.17%) Service Delivery
5 49 (29.17%) SIEM
6 41 (24.40%) Line Management
7 34 (20.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 34 (20.24%) Vulnerability Management
8 33 (19.64%) Incident Management
9 32 (19.05%) PRINCE2
10 30 (17.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 30 (17.86%) Software Optimisation
11 29 (17.26%) Project Management
11 29 (17.26%) Service Management
12 27 (16.07%) Due Diligence
13 23 (13.69%) Network Design
14 22 (13.10%) E-Commerce
15 20 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
16 19 (11.31%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 123 (73.21%) CCNP
2 52 (30.95%) CCDP
3 48 (28.57%) CCNA
4 27 (16.07%) CISSP
5 23 (13.69%) CCIE
6 22 (13.10%) CCSE
6 22 (13.10%) IISP
6 22 (13.10%) ISSAP
6 22 (13.10%) JNCIP
7 21 (12.50%) Degree
8 19 (11.31%) PMI Certification
8 19 (11.31%) PMP
9 12 (7.14%) CCSP
10 7 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (4.17%) MCSE
10 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (2.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 5 (2.98%) JNCIE
12 5 (2.98%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.12%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (25.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (23.21%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.93%) VMware NSX
4 10 (5.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (20.83%) QRadar
2 15 (8.93%) CASB
2 15 (8.93%) Cisco Prime
3 13 (7.74%) WhatsUp Gold
4 8 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 149 (88.69%) Cisco
2 117 (69.64%) Juniper
3 114 (67.86%) CheckPoint
4 101 (60.12%) Fortinet
5 88 (52.38%) F5
6 51 (30.36%) HP
7 45 (26.79%) VMware
8 37 (22.02%) SolarWinds
9 30 (17.86%) Forcepoint
9 30 (17.86%) Meraki
9 30 (17.86%) Tufin
10 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
11 22 (13.10%) IBM
11 22 (13.10%) LogRhythm
11 22 (13.10%) Splunk
12 20 (11.90%) Brocade
13 19 (11.31%) CA
14 16 (9.52%) Aruba
14 16 (9.52%) Infoblox
14 16 (9.52%) Palo Alto