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

Cisco Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 78 31
Rank change year-on-year +16 -47  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 74 62 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.83% 2.65% 6.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.01% 9.44% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 120
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -3.40%  

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 493 657 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.49% 28.09% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 377 428 523
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 118 (84.89%) Cisco
2 97 (69.78%) Firewall
3 94 (67.63%) CCNP
4 85 (61.15%) CCNA
5 57 (41.01%) WAN
6 48 (34.53%) MPLS
7 47 (33.81%) LAN
8 40 (28.78%) Juniper
9 36 (25.90%) VLAN
9 36 (25.90%) Network Security
10 35 (25.18%) BGP
11 34 (24.46%) ITIL
12 33 (23.74%) Data Centre
13 32 (23.02%) VPN
13 32 (23.02%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (22.30%) Wireless
15 24 (17.27%) Windows
15 24 (17.27%) Network Design
16 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
16 23 (16.55%) CCIE
17 22 (15.83%) CheckPoint
18 21 (15.11%) OSPF
19 20 (14.39%) Wi-Fi
19 20 (14.39%) DNS
19 20 (14.39%) F5
20 19 (13.67%) HP
20 19 (13.67%) Palo Alto
21 17 (12.23%) Avaya
21 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
21 17 (12.23%) JNCIP

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 2 (1.44%) CMS
1 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.72%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.60%) G Suite
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (69.78%) Firewall
2 57 (41.01%) WAN
3 48 (34.53%) MPLS
4 47 (33.81%) LAN
5 36 (25.90%) Network Security
5 36 (25.90%) VLAN
6 35 (25.18%) BGP
7 32 (23.02%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (23.02%) VPN
8 31 (22.30%) Wireless
9 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
10 21 (15.11%) OSPF
11 20 (14.39%) DNS
11 20 (14.39%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (11.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (11.51%) VoIP
13 15 (10.79%) TACACS
14 13 (9.35%) DHCP
15 11 (7.91%) HTTP
15 11 (7.91%) SMTP
General
1 17 (12.23%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.79%) Finance
3 6 (4.32%) Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Marketing
5 2 (1.44%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (54.68%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (13.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (12.23%) Support Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) Design Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) IP Design Engineer
5 16 (11.51%) IP Engineer
6 15 (10.79%) Architect
7 14 (10.07%) Network Architect
8 12 (8.63%) Network Support
9 11 (7.91%) Consultant
9 11 (7.91%) Network Support Engineer
9 11 (7.91%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (7.19%) IP Architect
10 10 (7.19%) IP Network Engineer
10 10 (7.19%) Network Manager
11 9 (6.47%) Wireless Engineer
11 9 (6.47%) Wireless Network Engineer
12 8 (5.76%) Project Engineer
13 7 (5.04%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.19%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.44%) XMPP
3 1 (0.72%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.76%) Handset
3 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.44%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.72%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.27%) Windows
2 8 (5.76%) Windows Server
2 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.04%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (4.32%) Linux
4 6 (4.32%) Unix
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.46%) ITIL
2 24 (17.27%) Network Design
3 16 (11.51%) Change Control
4 15 (10.79%) Presales
5 13 (9.35%) Project Management
6 12 (8.63%) Load Balancing
7 11 (7.91%) Project Planning
7 11 (7.91%) Time Management
8 9 (6.47%) Change Management
9 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
9 8 (5.76%) Network Management
10 7 (5.04%) Network Architecture
10 7 (5.04%) Service Management
10 7 (5.04%) SIEM
11 6 (4.32%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (3.60%) Information Security
12 5 (3.60%) Network Load Balancing
12 5 (3.60%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (3.60%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.76%) VB
2 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.16%) C
4 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 94 (67.63%) CCNP
2 85 (61.15%) CCNA
3 23 (16.55%) CCIE
4 17 (12.23%) JNCIP
5 16 (11.51%) CCIP
5 16 (11.51%) JNCIE
6 14 (10.07%) Degree
7 11 (7.91%) CCDP
8 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (4.32%) MCSE
10 5 (3.60%) CCSA
10 5 (3.60%) CCSE
11 4 (2.88%) CCIE Collaboration
11 4 (2.88%) CISSP
11 4 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (2.88%) Master's Degree
12 3 (2.16%) GCIA
12 3 (2.16%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
1 8 (5.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.60%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.88%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.88%) SCCM
4 3 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.72%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.72%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.72%) QRadar
Vendors
1 118 (84.89%) Cisco
2 40 (28.78%) Juniper
3 22 (15.83%) CheckPoint
4 20 (14.39%) F5
5 19 (13.67%) HP
5 19 (13.67%) Palo Alto
6 17 (12.23%) Avaya
7 16 (11.51%) Mitel
8 14 (10.07%) SolarWinds
9 10 (7.19%) Aruba
10 9 (6.47%) Fortinet
10 9 (6.47%) VMware
11 8 (5.76%) Meraki
12 7 (5.04%) Aerohive Networks
12 7 (5.04%) Citrix
12 7 (5.04%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (5.04%) Motorola
12 7 (5.04%) Sourcefire
13 6 (4.32%) AirMagnet
13 6 (4.32%) Meru Networks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary plus corporate benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago