Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 77 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -45 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 140 159 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.67% 3.37% 6.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 11.26% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 125 127 239
Birmingham median annual salary £49,000 £40,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.99% -19.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,100 £29,650
90th Percentile £60,850 £55,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +18.75%

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 980 1412 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.70% 29.89% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 721 924 955
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,825 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 108 (77.14%) Cisco
2 96 (68.57%) Firewall
3 87 (62.14%) CCNP
4 84 (60.00%) CCNA
5 83 (59.29%) WAN
6 62 (44.29%) LAN
7 50 (35.71%) ITIL
8 46 (32.86%) Juniper
8 46 (32.86%) CheckPoint
9 44 (31.43%) MPLS
9 44 (31.43%) Data Centre
10 43 (30.71%) BGP
10 43 (30.71%) Windows
11 42 (30.00%) F5
12 41 (29.29%) HP
13 40 (28.57%) VPN
14 39 (27.86%) OSPF
14 39 (27.86%) Wireless
14 39 (27.86%) Network Security
15 37 (26.43%) Network Design
15 37 (26.43%) Active Directory
16 36 (25.71%) Load Balancing
17 35 (25.00%) IPsec
18 34 (24.29%) Project Management
18 34 (24.29%) Cisco ASA
19 32 (22.86%) VLAN
20 31 (22.14%) Presales
21 29 (20.71%) Fortinet
21 29 (20.71%) Finance
21 29 (20.71%) TCP/IP

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 9 (6.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.57%) CMS
3 3 (2.14%) Apache
3 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.57%) G Suite
4 4 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 96 (68.57%) Firewall
2 83 (59.29%) WAN
3 62 (44.29%) LAN
4 44 (31.43%) MPLS
5 43 (30.71%) BGP
6 40 (28.57%) VPN
7 39 (27.86%) Network Security
7 39 (27.86%) OSPF
7 39 (27.86%) Wireless
8 35 (25.00%) IPsec
9 34 (24.29%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (22.86%) VLAN
11 29 (20.71%) TCP/IP
12 28 (20.00%) DNS
13 25 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (15.71%) SSL
15 21 (15.00%) SNMP
16 20 (14.29%) DHCP
17 17 (12.14%) Ethernet
18 16 (11.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (20.71%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Billing
3 7 (5.00%) Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (38.57%) Network Engineer
2 20 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (12.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (10.71%) Analyst
5 14 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (9.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 9 (6.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) Architect
8 8 (5.71%) Network Architect
8 8 (5.71%) Network Specialist
8 8 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.71%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Consultant
9 6 (4.29%) Network Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (4.29%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 44 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.29%) FlexPod
3 8 (5.71%) PKI
4 7 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.57%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.14%) Clustering
6 3 (2.14%) Handset
6 3 (2.14%) iPad
7 2 (1.43%) CESG
7 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.71%) Windows
2 16 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 13 (9.29%) Linux
3 13 (9.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Vista
5 4 (2.86%) CentOS
5 4 (2.86%) Unix
5 4 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.71%) ITIL
2 37 (26.43%) Network Design
3 36 (25.71%) Load Balancing
4 34 (24.29%) Project Management
5 31 (22.14%) Presales
6 26 (18.57%) Line Management
6 26 (18.57%) Service Delivery
7 20 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 19 (13.57%) Time Management
9 16 (11.43%) PRINCE2
10 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 15 (10.71%) Network Management
10 15 (10.71%) SIEM
11 13 (9.29%) Application Performance Management
11 13 (9.29%) Converged Infrastructure
11 13 (9.29%) Migration
11 13 (9.29%) Performance Management
11 13 (9.29%) Security Management
12 12 (8.57%) Business Continuity
12 12 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.57%) C
1 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 5 (3.57%) VB
2 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (62.14%) CCNP
2 84 (60.00%) CCNA
3 21 (15.00%) CCIE
4 18 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (10.00%) MCSE
6 8 (5.71%) Degree
7 6 (4.29%) CCDP
7 6 (4.29%) CCIP
7 6 (4.29%) JNCIE
7 6 (4.29%) JNCIP
8 5 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (3.57%) Master's Degree
9 4 (2.86%) CCIE Service Provider
9 4 (2.86%) MCSA
10 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.71%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.71%) CISM
11 1 (0.71%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (9.29%) QA
2 13 (9.29%) SLA
3 9 (6.43%) COBIT
4 4 (2.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (26.43%) Active Directory
2 28 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.29%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 5 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.57%) QRadar
3 5 (3.57%) SCCM
4 4 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (2.14%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.43%) Netcool
7 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 108 (77.14%) Cisco
2 46 (32.86%) CheckPoint
2 46 (32.86%) Juniper
3 42 (30.00%) F5
4 41 (29.29%) HP
5 29 (20.71%) Fortinet
6 28 (20.00%) VMware
7 25 (17.86%) Brocade
7 25 (17.86%) SolarWinds
8 19 (13.57%) Meraki
9 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
10 17 (12.14%) Aruba
11 13 (9.29%) Sourcefire
12 12 (8.57%) Citrix
13 11 (7.86%) Palo Alto
14 6 (4.29%) BMC
14 6 (4.29%) Huawei
15 5 (3.57%) Dell
15 5 (3.57%) Google
16 4 (2.86%) Motorola