The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 133 108
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 12 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.62% 0.46% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.48% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 22
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -39.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - -1.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1871 2285 1972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.69% 96.01% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1693 1625
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) Firewall
3 15 (60.00%) CCNA
4 14 (56.00%) Juniper
4 14 (56.00%) MPLS
5 13 (52.00%) WAN
6 12 (48.00%) LAN
7 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
8 9 (36.00%) BGP
9 8 (32.00%) F5
10 6 (24.00%) JNCIP
10 6 (24.00%) JNCIE
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Network Design
10 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
10 6 (24.00%) ITIL
10 6 (24.00%) CCIP
10 6 (24.00%) CCIE
11 5 (20.00%) Network Management
11 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.00%) OSPF
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) Wireless
12 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (16.00%) Change Management
12 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
13 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (12.00%) TACACS

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) MPLS
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
4 12 (48.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) BGP
6 5 (20.00%) OSPF
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (12.00%) Network Security
8 3 (12.00%) TACACS
8 3 (12.00%) VPN
8 3 (12.00%) WAAS
9 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
9 1 (4.00%) VPLS
9 1 (4.00%) WLAN
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
1 6 (24.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.00%) Network Management
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (24.00%) CCIE
3 6 (24.00%) CCIP
3 6 (24.00%) JNCIE
3 6 (24.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.00%) CCSA
4 1 (4.00%) CCSE
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Juniper
3 8 (32.00%) F5
4 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (4.00%) Aruba
8 1 (4.00%) CA
8 1 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (4.00%) McAfee
8 1 (4.00%) Meraki
8 1 (4.00%) Motorola
8 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago