Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 83 58
Rank change year-on-year +13 -25 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 130 125 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.56% 3.03% 3.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.04% 10.96% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81 107 146
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £25,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +6.25%

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 926 1,141 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.38% 27.67% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 598 749 814
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,950 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £69,700
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 105 (80.77%) Cisco
2 86 (66.15%) CCNP
3 85 (65.38%) Firewall
4 79 (60.77%) WAN
5 74 (56.92%) Juniper
6 67 (51.54%) CheckPoint
7 64 (49.23%) LAN
7 64 (49.23%) Data Centre
8 62 (47.69%) ITIL
9 61 (46.92%) CCNA
10 57 (43.85%) MPLS
11 50 (38.46%) Fortinet
12 48 (36.92%) F5
13 47 (36.15%) Presales
14 45 (34.62%) VPN
15 44 (33.85%) Load Balancing
16 43 (33.08%) OSPF
17 40 (30.77%) Active Directory
18 39 (30.00%) BGP
18 39 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
19 37 (28.46%) ITIL V3
20 36 (27.69%) Network Design
20 36 (27.69%) Wireless
21 35 (26.92%) DNS
21 35 (26.92%) DHCP
21 35 (26.92%) WLAN
22 34 (26.15%) SNMP
22 34 (26.15%) Project Management
22 34 (26.15%) Service Delivery
23 33 (25.38%) IPsec

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 12 (9.23%) IIS
2 9 (6.92%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.31%) Apache
3 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 85 (65.38%) Firewall
2 79 (60.77%) WAN
3 64 (49.23%) LAN
4 57 (43.85%) MPLS
5 45 (34.62%) VPN
6 43 (33.08%) OSPF
7 39 (30.00%) BGP
7 39 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (27.69%) Wireless
9 35 (26.92%) DHCP
9 35 (26.92%) DNS
9 35 (26.92%) WLAN
10 34 (26.15%) SNMP
11 33 (25.38%) IPsec
12 28 (21.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (21.54%) SSL
13 26 (20.00%) VLAN
14 24 (18.46%) Network Security
15 22 (16.92%) Ethernet
16 21 (16.15%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Billing
3 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (36.15%) Network Engineer
2 28 (21.54%) Architect
3 19 (14.62%) Senior Network Engineer
4 16 (12.31%) Network Architect
5 15 (11.54%) Security Architect
5 15 (11.54%) Security Solutions Architect
5 15 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (10.00%) Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) Technical Specialist
8 9 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (6.92%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (6.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (6.92%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 9 (6.92%) Senior Network Specialist
9 8 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (6.15%) Network Specialist
9 8 (6.15%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) IP Architect
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.92%) 802.1X
1 9 (6.92%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (49.23%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.31%) PKI
3 12 (9.23%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (9.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (6.92%) FlexPod
5 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.08%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.31%) Clustering
7 3 (2.31%) Handset
8 2 (1.54%) CESG
8 2 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.77%) iPad
9 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) mPOS
9 1 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.31%) Windows
2 16 (12.31%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (6.92%) Linux
5 4 (3.08%) CentOS
6 2 (1.54%) Unix
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.69%) ITIL
2 47 (36.15%) Presales
3 44 (33.85%) Load Balancing
4 37 (28.46%) ITIL V3
5 36 (27.69%) Network Design
6 34 (26.15%) Project Management
6 34 (26.15%) Service Delivery
7 31 (23.85%) Line Management
8 26 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 24 (18.46%) SIEM
10 18 (13.85%) Service Management
11 16 (12.31%) Network Virtualisation
12 15 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (10.77%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (10.00%) Incident Management
15 12 (9.23%) Business Continuity
15 12 (9.23%) Business Continuity Planning
15 12 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (9.23%) E-Commerce
15 12 (9.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
1 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (66.15%) CCNP
2 61 (46.92%) CCNA
3 26 (20.00%) CCIE
4 19 (14.62%) CCDP
5 15 (11.54%) CISSP
6 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (10.00%) JNCIP
8 12 (9.23%) CCSE
8 12 (9.23%) IISP
8 12 (9.23%) ISSAP
9 10 (7.69%) MCSE
10 9 (6.92%) Degree
10 9 (6.92%) PMI Certification
10 9 (6.92%) PMP
11 6 (4.62%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (4.62%) JNCIE
12 4 (3.08%) CCIE Service Provider
12 4 (3.08%) CCIP
12 4 (3.08%) MCSA
13 3 (2.31%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.92%) COBIT
3 8 (6.15%) SLA
4 6 (4.62%) QA
5 3 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.08%) vSphere
6 3 (2.31%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) QRadar
2 9 (6.92%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (5.38%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.08%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (2.31%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.54%) Netcool
Vendors
1 105 (80.77%) Cisco
2 74 (56.92%) Juniper
3 67 (51.54%) CheckPoint
4 50 (38.46%) Fortinet
5 48 (36.92%) F5
6 31 (23.85%) HP
7 28 (21.54%) VMware
8 24 (18.46%) SolarWinds
9 23 (17.69%) Brocade
10 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
11 14 (10.77%) Meraki
12 13 (10.00%) Aruba
12 13 (10.00%) Splunk
13 12 (9.23%) Forcepoint
13 12 (9.23%) IBM
13 12 (9.23%) LogRhythm
13 12 (9.23%) Tufin
14 11 (8.46%) CA
15 10 (7.69%) Huawei
16 7 (5.38%) BMC