Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £49,750 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 301 235
Rank change year-on-year +13 -66 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 41 36 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.32% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.33% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 83
West Midlands median annual salary £49,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.56% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £29,500 £22,000 £29,550
90th Percentile £57,625 £48,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% -1.04% +12.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9736 10875 10545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.15% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8616 8763
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +26 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Worcestershire -3 6 £45,000 +2.86%
Warwickshire +1 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Coventry +11 4 £43,250 -3.89% 1
Solihull - 4 £29,500 -
Shropshire -7 1 £26,500 +10.42%
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Cisco 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 West Midlands region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (75.61%) Firewall
3 29 (70.73%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (63.41%) CCNP
5 22 (53.66%) CCNA
6 16 (39.02%) Juniper
7 15 (36.59%) WAN
8 11 (26.83%) LAN
8 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
8 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 11 (26.83%) Wireless
9 10 (24.39%) VMware
9 10 (24.39%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
10 8 (19.51%) Change Management
10 8 (19.51%) OSPF
11 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
11 7 (17.07%) F5
11 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
12 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
12 6 (14.63%) Network Management
12 6 (14.63%) Unified Communications
12 6 (14.63%) MPLS
12 6 (14.63%) BGP
12 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
13 5 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (12.20%) Network Security
13 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) Firewall
2 15 (36.59%) WAN
3 11 (26.83%) LAN
3 11 (26.83%) Wireless
4 8 (19.51%) OSPF
4 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
5 6 (14.63%) BGP
5 6 (14.63%) MPLS
5 6 (14.63%) Unified Communications
6 5 (12.20%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (12.20%) Network Security
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.76%) WLAN
8 3 (7.32%) VPN
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (4.88%) Junos
10 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.44%) NAS
10 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Blockchain
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 6 (14.63%) Network Management
4 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
4 5 (12.20%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.76%) Line Management
5 4 (9.76%) Network Design
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
5 4 (9.76%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) High Availability
7 1 (2.44%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (63.41%) CCNP
3 22 (53.66%) CCNA
4 4 (9.76%) CCDA
4 4 (9.76%) CCDP
4 4 (9.76%) CCIE
4 4 (9.76%) CCIP
4 4 (9.76%) JNCIE
4 4 (9.76%) JNCIP
4 4 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.88%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.88%) VCP5
5 2 (4.88%) VCP6
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (4.88%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) Juniper
3 11 (26.83%) CheckPoint
4 10 (24.39%) VMware
5 7 (17.07%) F5
5 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
5 7 (17.07%) SolarWinds
6 4 (9.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Dell
6 4 (9.76%) EqualLogic
6 4 (9.76%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (4.88%) Aruba
7 2 (4.88%) CA
7 2 (4.88%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (4.88%) Motorola
8 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat