The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
England / Midlands
Rank 8 20 24
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.85% 2.73% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 3.66% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +7.98%  
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 the Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18 82 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 69.23% 74.55% 64.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 74 39
Median salary £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Cisco
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) CCIE
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) CCSP
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (9.09%) PMO
6 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) PMP
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (9.09%) Migration

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) H.323
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Escalation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) NOC Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Presales Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) High Availability
1 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) CAD
2 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) F5
1 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
1 1 (9.09%) Juniper
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware