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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 60 77 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 66 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.61% 2.72% 4.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.80% 10.37% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 57
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,750 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -4.49%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 446 617 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.38% 26.19% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 312 432 430
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 105 (90.52%) Cisco
2 90 (77.59%) Firewall
3 78 (67.24%) CCNP
4 66 (56.90%) CCNA
5 43 (37.07%) WAN
6 39 (33.62%) LAN
7 34 (29.31%) Network Security
8 33 (28.45%) MPLS
8 33 (28.45%) Data Centre
9 31 (26.72%) Telecoms
10 30 (25.86%) ITIL
11 28 (24.14%) Juniper
12 26 (22.41%) VPN
13 25 (21.55%) CheckPoint
14 23 (19.83%) CCIE
14 23 (19.83%) BGP
14 23 (19.83%) Change Control
15 21 (18.10%) Avaya
16 20 (17.24%) Wireless
16 20 (17.24%) Mitel
16 20 (17.24%) Network Design
17 19 (16.38%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (16.38%) VoIP
18 18 (15.52%) Windows
18 18 (15.52%) OSPF
19 17 (14.66%) VLAN
20 16 (13.79%) Project Planning
20 16 (13.79%) TCP/IP
21 15 (12.93%) JNCIP
22 14 (12.07%) JNCIE

Cisco Certification
Top Related 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 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (77.59%) Firewall
2 43 (37.07%) WAN
3 39 (33.62%) LAN
4 34 (29.31%) Network Security
5 33 (28.45%) MPLS
6 26 (22.41%) VPN
7 23 (19.83%) BGP
8 20 (17.24%) Wireless
9 19 (16.38%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (16.38%) VoIP
10 18 (15.52%) OSPF
11 17 (14.66%) VLAN
12 16 (13.79%) TCP/IP
13 12 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
13 12 (10.34%) TACACS
14 11 (9.48%) Internet
15 9 (7.76%) EIGRP
15 9 (7.76%) SSL
15 9 (7.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (26.72%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Games
5 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Local Government
5 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (55.17%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.66%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (13.79%) Architect
4 14 (12.07%) Design Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) IP Design Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) IP Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Network Architect
5 12 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Security Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) IP Architect
6 10 (8.62%) IP Network Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Consultant
7 9 (7.76%) Network Support
7 9 (7.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Security Operations Specialist
7 9 (7.76%) Security Specialist
7 9 (7.76%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) XMPP
2 1 (0.86%) OAuth
2 1 (0.86%) OpenID
2 1 (0.86%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (28.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.76%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (6.90%) Handset
4 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.59%) FMCG
6 2 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.86%) EPoS
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.52%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) Unix
3 7 (6.03%) Linux
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.59%) Solaris
6 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) Android
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.86%) ITIL
2 23 (19.83%) Change Control
3 20 (17.24%) Network Design
4 16 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 14 (12.07%) Presales
6 13 (11.21%) SIEM
7 12 (10.34%) Project Management
7 12 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
8 11 (9.48%) Change Management
9 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
9 10 (8.62%) Security Operations
10 9 (7.76%) Information Security
11 8 (6.90%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.90%) Threat Detection
11 8 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 7 (6.03%) ITIL V3
12 7 (6.03%) Problem Management
12 7 (6.03%) Service Management
13 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (0.86%) C
2 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 78 (67.24%) CCNP
2 66 (56.90%) CCNA
3 23 (19.83%) CCIE
4 15 (12.93%) JNCIP
5 14 (12.07%) CCIP
5 14 (12.07%) JNCIE
6 10 (8.62%) CISSP
7 8 (6.90%) CEH
7 8 (6.90%) CISM
7 8 (6.90%) GCIA
7 8 (6.90%) GCIH
7 8 (6.90%) GIAC
7 8 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (6.90%) SANS
8 7 (6.03%) CCSE
8 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (5.17%) CCDP
9 6 (5.17%) CCSA
9 6 (5.17%) MCSE
10 3 (2.59%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) GPG13
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.72%) XenApp
2 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 105 (90.52%) Cisco
2 28 (24.14%) Juniper
3 25 (21.55%) CheckPoint
4 21 (18.10%) Avaya
5 20 (17.24%) Mitel
6 13 (11.21%) F5
7 12 (10.34%) HP
8 11 (9.48%) Palo Alto
9 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
10 9 (7.76%) Fortinet
10 9 (7.76%) Meraki
10 9 (7.76%) Sourcefire
10 9 (7.76%) VMware
11 8 (6.90%) Huawei
11 8 (6.90%) SolarWinds
12 7 (6.03%) Intel Security
13 6 (5.17%) Aruba
14 4 (3.45%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (3.45%) ServiceNow
14 4 (3.45%) Splunk
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