The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 127 128 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.45% 5.44% 10.35%
As % of the Vendors category 13.86% 11.68% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 92 89 189
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 916 1096 1004
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.50% 46.60% 49.95%
Number of salaries quoted 705 762 809
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,875
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Cisco as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Birmingham

Cisco
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Birmingham

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 150 (59.76%) Firewall
2 120 (47.81%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (36.25%) CCNP
4 89 (35.46%) WAN
5 84 (33.47%) Data Centre
6 77 (30.68%) LAN
6 77 (30.68%) CheckPoint
7 71 (28.29%) HP
8 68 (27.09%) ITIL
9 64 (25.50%) CCNA
10 63 (25.10%) Windows
11 62 (24.70%) Juniper
12 55 (21.91%) VMware
13 53 (21.12%) MPLS
14 47 (18.73%) Microsoft
15 45 (17.93%) Active Directory
16 44 (17.53%) Service Delivery
16 44 (17.53%) VLAN
16 44 (17.53%) Windows Server
17 43 (17.13%) Network Security
17 43 (17.13%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (16.33%) Degree
18 41 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
18 41 (16.33%) OSPF
19 40 (15.94%) Presales
20 39 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 39 (15.54%) Wireless
21 38 (15.14%) Fortinet
21 38 (15.14%) BGP
21 38 (15.14%) VPN

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 35 (13.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.58%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.59%) IIS
7 3 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.37%) Office 365
3 12 (4.78%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.78%) IaaS
3 12 (4.78%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 150 (59.76%) Firewall
2 89 (35.46%) WAN
3 77 (30.68%) LAN
4 53 (21.12%) MPLS
5 44 (17.53%) VLAN
6 43 (17.13%) Network Security
7 41 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
7 41 (16.33%) OSPF
8 39 (15.54%) Wireless
9 38 (15.14%) BGP
9 38 (15.14%) VPN
10 36 (14.34%) DNS
11 34 (13.55%) TCP/IP
12 30 (11.95%) SAN
12 30 (11.95%) VoIP
13 26 (10.36%) Wi-Fi
14 22 (8.76%) DHCP
15 19 (7.57%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (6.77%) IPsec
17 15 (5.98%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.78%) DB2
2 12 (4.78%) MySQL
3 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.80%) Big Data
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 29 (11.55%) Finance
2 23 (9.16%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.78%) Publishing
4 11 (4.38%) Retail
5 4 (1.59%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Billing
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 103 (41.04%) Network Engineer
2 35 (13.94%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (11.16%) Architect
4 27 (10.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (8.76%) Support Engineer
7 21 (8.37%) Consultant
8 19 (7.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 17 (6.77%) Design Engineer
9 17 (6.77%) IP Design Engineer
9 17 (6.77%) IP Engineer
10 13 (5.18%) Network Architect
10 13 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.78%) Network Support
11 12 (4.78%) Project Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Network Manager
12 11 (4.38%) Network Support Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) Analyst
13 10 (3.98%) IT Manager
14 9 (3.59%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.39%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.80%) XMPP
3 1 (0.40%) .NET
3 1 (0.40%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (33.47%) Data Centre
2 34 (13.55%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.78%) CMDB
3 12 (4.78%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (3.19%) Handset
5 7 (2.79%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.59%) PKI
7 4 (1.59%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.20%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.20%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.80%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.40%) BYOD
10 1 (0.40%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.10%) Windows
2 44 (17.53%) Windows Server
3 29 (11.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (11.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (5.98%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.38%) Linux
7 11 (4.38%) Windows 10
8 7 (2.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (1.99%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.20%) Unix
11 2 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (27.09%) ITIL
2 44 (17.53%) Service Delivery
3 43 (17.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 40 (15.94%) Presales
5 35 (13.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 33 (13.15%) Software Engineering
7 30 (11.95%) Network Design
8 28 (11.16%) Mentoring
9 25 (9.96%) Project Management
10 24 (9.56%) Network Management
11 19 (7.57%) Line Management
11 19 (7.57%) Service Management
12 17 (6.77%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (6.77%) ITIL V3
13 16 (6.37%) Business Development
13 16 (6.37%) PRINCE2
14 15 (5.98%) Change Control
14 15 (5.98%) Customer Engagement
14 15 (5.98%) IT Strategy
14 15 (5.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.76%) SQL
2 8 (3.19%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.99%) C
4 4 (1.59%) VB
5 1 (0.40%) C#
5 1 (0.40%) Python
5 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 120 (47.81%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (36.25%) CCNP
3 64 (25.50%) CCNA
4 41 (16.33%) Degree
5 35 (13.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (11.55%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (9.56%) CCIE
8 18 (7.17%) JNCIP
9 17 (6.77%) CCIP
9 17 (6.77%) JNCIE
10 12 (4.78%) ISEB
10 12 (4.78%) PMI Certification
10 12 (4.78%) PMP
11 11 (4.38%) CCDP
12 10 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (2.79%) MCP
13 7 (2.79%) MCSE
13 7 (2.79%) Security Cleared
14 5 (1.99%) CCSE
14 5 (1.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.59%) SLA
3 3 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (17.93%) Active Directory
2 39 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.35%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.77%) vSphere
5 13 (5.18%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (4.78%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.59%) XenApp
9 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.80%) XenServer
10 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (5.98%) SCCM
2 12 (4.78%) SCVMM
3 10 (3.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.79%) NetBackup
4 7 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.99%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.99%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.20%) WSUS
8 2 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.80%) Icinga
8 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.80%) Puppet
8 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.80%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.80%) vRealize
9 1 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.40%) QRadar
Vendors
1 77 (30.68%) CheckPoint
2 71 (28.29%) HP
3 62 (24.70%) Juniper
4 55 (21.91%) VMware
5 47 (18.73%) Microsoft
6 38 (15.14%) Fortinet
7 33 (13.15%) NetApp
8 27 (10.76%) Avaya
8 27 (10.76%) Palo Alto
9 26 (10.36%) Dell
9 26 (10.36%) F5
10 25 (9.96%) Citrix
11 23 (9.16%) Mitel
12 22 (8.76%) IBM
13 21 (8.37%) EMC
14 17 (6.77%) SolarWinds
15 16 (6.37%) Aruba
15 16 (6.37%) Oracle
16 15 (5.98%) SonicWALL
17 13 (5.18%) Forcepoint
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