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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 37 24
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 126 126 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.74% 5.27% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 15.18% 12.02% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 95 95 109
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 830 1048 805
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 44.41% 43.87% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 608 809 678
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 144 (56.03%) Firewall
2 106 (41.25%) Cisco Certification
3 103 (40.08%) Data Centre
4 98 (38.13%) CheckPoint
5 81 (31.52%) ITIL
5 81 (31.52%) VMware
6 79 (30.74%) HP
7 75 (29.18%) WAN
8 73 (28.40%) Service Delivery
9 71 (27.63%) CCNP
10 68 (26.46%) LAN
11 60 (23.35%) Microsoft
12 57 (22.18%) Active Directory
13 56 (21.79%) Citrix
14 55 (21.40%) CCNA
15 54 (21.01%) Windows
16 53 (20.62%) Juniper
17 51 (19.84%) Microsoft Azure
18 50 (19.46%) MS Excel
19 48 (18.68%) Degree
20 46 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
20 46 (17.90%) Continuous Improvement
21 44 (17.12%) OSPF
22 43 (16.73%) MS Exchange
22 43 (16.73%) Software Engineering
22 43 (16.73%) Computer Science
22 43 (16.73%) Presales
23 40 (15.56%) NetApp
23 40 (15.56%) Fortinet
24 38 (14.79%) Telecoms

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 43 (16.73%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (19.46%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.28%) MS Office
3 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 51 (19.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.00%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (7.00%) IaaS
3 18 (7.00%) PaaS
4 12 (4.67%) Office 365
5 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (56.03%) Firewall
2 75 (29.18%) WAN
3 68 (26.46%) LAN
4 44 (17.12%) OSPF
5 36 (14.01%) MPLS
6 31 (12.06%) VPN
7 29 (11.28%) Network Security
8 26 (10.12%) VoIP
9 24 (9.34%) BGP
9 24 (9.34%) Cisco ASA
9 24 (9.34%) SAN
10 22 (8.56%) Wireless
11 20 (7.78%) VLAN
12 19 (7.39%) IPsec
13 17 (6.61%) IPv4
14 15 (5.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (5.84%) DNS
15 13 (5.06%) SSL
15 13 (5.06%) TACACS
15 13 (5.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.00%) DB2
2 18 (7.00%) MySQL
3 3 (1.17%) Big Data
General
1 38 (14.79%) Telecoms
2 32 (12.45%) Finance
3 18 (7.00%) Publishing
3 18 (7.00%) Retail
4 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.17%) Marketing
5 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Local Government
6 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (38.13%) Network Engineer
2 41 (15.95%) Architect
3 37 (14.40%) Senior Network Engineer
4 21 (8.17%) Solutions Architect
5 20 (7.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 20 (7.78%) Consultant
6 19 (7.39%) Operations Manager
7 18 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (6.23%) Support Manager
9 15 (5.84%) Design Engineer
9 15 (5.84%) IP Design Engineer
9 15 (5.84%) IP Engineer
9 15 (5.84%) Network Architect
9 15 (5.84%) Support Engineer
10 14 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 13 (5.06%) Analyst
12 12 (4.67%) Network Security Engineer
12 12 (4.67%) Security Engineer
13 10 (3.89%) Network Support
13 10 (3.89%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) XMPP
2 1 (0.39%) Middleware
2 1 (0.39%) OAuth
2 1 (0.39%) OpenID
2 1 (0.39%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (40.08%) Data Centre
2 43 (16.73%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.00%) CMDB
4 10 (3.89%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (3.11%) Handset
6 6 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.95%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.17%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.17%) FMCG
9 3 (1.17%) iPhone
9 3 (1.17%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.78%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.78%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.78%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.39%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.01%) Windows
2 35 (13.62%) Windows Server
3 30 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (6.61%) Linux
7 11 (4.28%) Unix
7 11 (4.28%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.56%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.17%) Solaris
10 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.52%) ITIL
2 73 (28.40%) Service Delivery
3 46 (17.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 43 (16.73%) Presales
4 43 (16.73%) Software Engineering
5 37 (14.40%) Root Cause Analysis
6 28 (10.89%) PRINCE2
6 28 (10.89%) Project Management
7 27 (10.51%) Capacity Planning
7 27 (10.51%) Mentoring
7 27 (10.51%) Network Management
8 26 (10.12%) Line Management
9 25 (9.73%) ITIL V3
9 25 (9.73%) Service Management
10 22 (8.56%) TOGAF
11 21 (8.17%) IT Strategy
11 21 (8.17%) Network Design
11 21 (8.17%) Trend Analysis
12 19 (7.39%) Customer Engagement
12 19 (7.39%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.28%) SQL
2 4 (1.56%) C
2 4 (1.56%) VB
3 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.39%) Python
3 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (41.25%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (27.63%) CCNP
3 55 (21.40%) CCNA
4 48 (18.68%) Degree
5 28 (10.89%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (9.34%) CCIE
7 21 (8.17%) PMI Certification
7 21 (8.17%) PMP
8 18 (7.00%) ISEB
9 16 (6.23%) JNCIP
9 16 (6.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (5.84%) CCIP
10 15 (5.84%) JNCIE
11 13 (5.06%) MCSE
12 7 (2.72%) CCSE
13 6 (2.33%) CCDP
13 6 (2.33%) CCSA
14 4 (1.56%) MCP
15 3 (1.17%) CCDA
15 3 (1.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.67%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.39%) GPG13
3 1 (0.39%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (22.18%) Active Directory
2 46 (17.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.17%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.00%) Forefront TMG
4 18 (7.00%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (7.00%) vSphere
5 9 (3.50%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.33%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.95%) XenApp
8 4 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (7.00%) SCVMM
2 7 (2.72%) SCCM
3 6 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.95%) SCOM
4 5 (1.95%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.17%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.17%) Icinga
6 3 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.17%) Puppet
6 3 (1.17%) vRealize
7 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.39%) QRadar
Vendors
1 98 (38.13%) CheckPoint
2 81 (31.52%) VMware
3 79 (30.74%) HP
4 60 (23.35%) Microsoft
5 56 (21.79%) Citrix
6 53 (20.62%) Juniper
7 40 (15.56%) Fortinet
7 40 (15.56%) NetApp
8 28 (10.89%) Avaya
9 25 (9.73%) Dell
10 24 (9.34%) EMC
10 24 (9.34%) Mitel
11 21 (8.17%) Oracle
11 21 (8.17%) SonicWALL
12 20 (7.78%) IBM
12 20 (7.78%) Palo Alto
13 18 (7.00%) BMC
13 18 (7.00%) F5
14 12 (4.67%) SolarWinds
15 11 (4.28%) Huawei
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