Period
to 19 August 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 121 161 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.35% 4.15% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.03% 12.59% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 95 107 148
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +12.87%
10th Percentile £27,350 £36,277 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £68,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +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 636 1,279 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 22.85% 32.98% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 508 700 759
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £62,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,545
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.29% +1.36%

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 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 101 (83.47%) Cisco
2 96 (79.34%) Firewall
3 80 (66.12%) CCNA
4 66 (54.55%) CCNP
5 49 (40.50%) Cisco ASA
6 46 (38.02%) WAN
7 44 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 43 (35.54%) ITIL
8 43 (35.54%) Wireless
9 37 (30.58%) Palo Alto
10 31 (25.62%) Load Balancing
10 31 (25.62%) OSPF
11 29 (23.97%) Mentoring
12 27 (22.31%) Virtual Team
12 27 (22.31%) LAN
13 26 (21.49%) Telecoms
14 25 (20.66%) CCIE
15 23 (19.01%) Avaya
15 23 (19.01%) CheckPoint
15 23 (19.01%) Finance
16 22 (18.18%) Project Management
17 21 (17.36%) Service Delivery
17 21 (17.36%) Line Management
18 20 (16.53%) F5
19 19 (15.70%) Mitel
20 18 (14.88%) EIGRP
20 18 (14.88%) Presales
21 17 (14.05%) CCDP
22 16 (13.22%) Windows
23 15 (12.40%) Network Security

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 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.92%) Office 365
3 9 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.83%) PaaS
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (79.34%) Firewall
2 49 (40.50%) Cisco ASA
3 46 (38.02%) WAN
4 43 (35.54%) Wireless
5 31 (25.62%) OSPF
6 27 (22.31%) LAN
7 18 (14.88%) EIGRP
8 15 (12.40%) Network Security
9 14 (11.57%) VPN
10 13 (10.74%) MPLS
11 12 (9.92%) VLAN
12 11 (9.09%) VoIP
13 9 (7.44%) DHCP
13 9 (7.44%) DNS
14 8 (6.61%) BGP
15 7 (5.79%) Cisco Firepower
16 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
17 4 (3.31%) SAN
17 4 (3.31%) WLAN
18 3 (2.48%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (21.49%) Telecoms
2 23 (19.01%) Finance
3 9 (7.44%) Public Sector
4 7 (5.79%) Retail
5 2 (1.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (53.72%) Network Engineer
2 31 (25.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (8.26%) IT Engineer
4 8 (6.61%) Lead Network Engineer
4 8 (6.61%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (5.79%) Network Team Leader
5 7 (5.79%) Team Leader
6 6 (4.96%) Architect
6 6 (4.96%) Designer
6 6 (4.96%) Security Designer
7 5 (4.13%) Analyst
7 5 (4.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) Head of Operations
7 5 (4.13%) Head of Technical Operations
7 5 (4.13%) Network Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 27 (22.31%) Virtual Team
3 11 (9.09%) Handset
4 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
4 10 (8.26%) Public Cloud
5 9 (7.44%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (7.44%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (4.13%) Private Cloud
8 4 (3.31%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.48%) CCTV
9 3 (2.48%) User Experience
10 1 (0.83%) CESG
10 1 (0.83%) EPoS
10 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.22%) Windows
2 13 (10.74%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.92%) Linux
4 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.31%) Unix
6 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.48%) HPUX
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.48%) Solaris
7 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.54%) ITIL
2 31 (25.62%) Load Balancing
3 29 (23.97%) Mentoring
4 22 (18.18%) Project Management
5 21 (17.36%) Line Management
5 21 (17.36%) Service Delivery
6 18 (14.88%) Presales
7 14 (11.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (10.74%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (10.74%) Change Control
8 13 (10.74%) Network Architecture
9 12 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (9.92%) Incident Management
10 11 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 11 (9.09%) Project Planning
11 10 (8.26%) Capacity Management
11 10 (8.26%) Migration
12 9 (7.44%) DevOps
13 8 (6.61%) Network Design
13 8 (6.61%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) Java
1 4 (3.31%) Python
1 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (66.12%) CCNA
2 66 (54.55%) CCNP
3 25 (20.66%) CCIE
4 17 (14.05%) CCDP
5 11 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (7.44%) CCDA
6 9 (7.44%) CCIE Service Provider
6 9 (7.44%) JNCIA
7 7 (5.79%) CCSP
7 7 (5.79%) CISSP
7 7 (5.79%) JNCIE
7 7 (5.79%) JNCIP
7 7 (5.79%) MCSE
7 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.96%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (4.13%) DBS Check
10 4 (3.31%) Degree
10 4 (3.31%) MCITP
10 4 (3.31%) RHCE
11 3 (2.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) GDPR
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) CASB
1 6 (4.96%) Stealthwatch
2 5 (4.13%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.31%) Puppet
3 4 (3.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 101 (83.47%) Cisco
2 37 (30.58%) Palo Alto
3 23 (19.01%) Avaya
3 23 (19.01%) CheckPoint
4 20 (16.53%) F5
5 19 (15.70%) Mitel
6 14 (11.57%) Juniper
7 12 (9.92%) Microsoft
8 11 (9.09%) Fortinet
8 11 (9.09%) VMware
9 8 (6.61%) HP
10 6 (4.96%) Forcepoint
10 6 (4.96%) ForeScout
10 6 (4.96%) Meraki
10 6 (4.96%) Netskope
10 6 (4.96%) Symantec
11 5 (4.13%) IBM
12 4 (3.31%) BT
12 4 (3.31%) Oracle
12 4 (3.31%) Virgin Media