Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £53,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 210 131
Rank change year-on-year +32 -79 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 16 14 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.42% 0.29% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.31% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 52
Birmingham median annual salary £53,250 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.29% -22.73% +37.50%
10th Percentile £26,550 £36,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,750
% change year-on-year - -11.33% +26.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 14 (87.50%) CCNP
3 14 (87.50%) CCNA
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (87.50%) WAN
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
5 10 (62.50%) LAN
6 8 (50.00%) Wireless
7 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
7 7 (43.75%) Juniper
8 6 (37.50%) ITIL
8 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
9 5 (31.25%) Banking
9 5 (31.25%) Network Management
9 5 (31.25%) F5
9 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
9 5 (31.25%) OSPF
9 5 (31.25%) BGP
9 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 4 (25.00%) WLAN
10 4 (25.00%) Change Management
10 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (25.00%) Network Security
10 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
11 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
11 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications

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 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) OSPF
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
6 4 (25.00%) WLAN
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Blockchain
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Network Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNA
1 14 (87.50%) CCNP
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (31.25%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
5 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (12.50%) Aruba
5 2 (12.50%) CA
5 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Motorola