The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £55,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 129 98
Rank change year-on-year +4 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 8 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.47% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.49% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 21
Median salary £55,250 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.85% -41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £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 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

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 1870 2247 1965
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.69% 96.07% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1669 1621
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 £28,200 £25,000 £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 Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
3 13 (68.42%) WAN
4 12 (63.16%) LAN
5 9 (47.37%) BGP
6 8 (42.11%) MPLS
6 8 (42.11%) Juniper
6 8 (42.11%) F5
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 5 (26.32%) OSPF
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Network Management
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
9 4 (21.05%) Change Management
9 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 3 (15.79%) TACACS
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 3 (15.79%) VPN
10 3 (15.79%) SLA
10 3 (15.79%) Banking
10 3 (15.79%) Network Security
10 3 (15.79%) WAAS

Cisco Network 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 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) WAN
3 12 (63.16%) LAN
4 9 (47.37%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) MPLS
6 5 (26.32%) OSPF
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) TACACS
8 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) WAAS
9 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.26%) VPLS
9 1 (5.26%) WLAN
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCSE
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) F5
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.26%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (5.26%) Aruba
7 1 (5.26%) CA
7 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) Meraki
7 1 (5.26%) Motorola
7 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago