The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 106 123 99
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 13 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.72% 0.59% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.62% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 16
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 1749 2248 1673
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.00% 95.50% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1744 1412
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (80.95%) Firewall
4 16 (76.19%) CCNP
5 13 (61.90%) CCNA
6 12 (57.14%) MPLS
7 11 (52.38%) LAN
7 11 (52.38%) WAN
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 6 (28.57%) Juniper
8 6 (28.57%) Network Security
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) Change Management
9 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) HP
10 4 (19.05%) CCIP
10 4 (19.05%) CCIE
10 4 (19.05%) Network Design
10 4 (19.05%) JNCIP
10 4 (19.05%) JNCIE
11 3 (14.29%) Change Control
11 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
11 3 (14.29%) WAAS
11 3 (14.29%) SLA

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) MPLS
3 11 (52.38%) LAN
3 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (28.57%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (14.29%) TACACS
6 3 (14.29%) WAAS
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.76%) Multicast
8 1 (4.76%) OSPF
8 1 (4.76%) SAN
8 1 (4.76%) VLAN
8 1 (4.76%) VPLS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Network Management
6 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) CCNP
3 13 (61.90%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE
4 4 (19.05%) CCIP
4 4 (19.05%) JNCIE
4 4 (19.05%) JNCIP
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
5 2 (9.52%) Meraki
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Aruba
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft