The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 113 127 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 11 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.60% 0.59% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.62% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 15
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

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 1772 2251 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.88% 95.54% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1428 1746 1431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in Birmingham

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) CCNA
5 9 (64.29%) LAN
5 9 (64.29%) WAN
6 8 (57.14%) MPLS
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (35.71%) HP
8 5 (35.71%) BGP
8 5 (35.71%) Change Management
9 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 4 (28.57%) Network Security
10 3 (21.43%) Change Control
10 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
10 3 (21.43%) WAAS
10 3 (21.43%) VPN
10 3 (21.43%) SLA
10 3 (21.43%) TACACS
10 3 (21.43%) Project Management
10 3 (21.43%) Wireless
11 2 (14.29%) CCSA
11 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
11 2 (14.29%) Juniper
11 2 (14.29%) CCSE
11 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire

Cisco Network 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 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) TACACS
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) WAAS
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 1 (7.14%) OSPF
8 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (7.14%) VPLS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CCNP
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCSA
3 2 (14.29%) CCSE
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Meraki
5 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 2 (14.29%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat