Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 279 301
Rank change year-on-year +3 +22 -44
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 21 44 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 2.81% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 45
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% - -12.09%
10th Percentile £25,125 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £42,950 £50,000 £73,250
England median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +10.53% -

Cisco IOS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,494 1,564 1,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.49% 15.60% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,050 1,257 1,402
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,975 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in the West Midlands

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in the West Midlands

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in the West Midlands

Cisco IOS
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 IOS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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 -14 5 £39,000 -13.33%
Worcestershire - 5 £27,500 -
Solihull - 3 £40,000 -
Herefordshire +20 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Shropshire +15 1 £32,500 +5.69%
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) Office 365
5 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 9 (42.86%) SCCM
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (33.33%) Mac OS
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 7 (33.33%) Adobe
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) SUSE
7 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 7 (33.33%) WSUS
8 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) VPN

Cisco IOS
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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
4 4 (19.05%) BGP
4 4 (19.05%) OSPF
4 4 (19.05%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
6 2 (9.52%) ISDN
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) 802.11
7 1 (4.76%) DMZ
7 1 (4.76%) IPv4
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) EMV
1 2 (9.52%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 7 (33.33%) SUSE
4 7 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Android
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) DNA
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (9.52%) People Management
3 2 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
4 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) SCSE
5 1 (4.76%) CWNA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) WSUS
3 2 (9.52%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Adobe
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) ConnectWise
6 2 (9.52%) Fujitsu
6 2 (9.52%) Kaseya
6 2 (9.52%) Qualys
6 2 (9.52%) Tripwire
6 2 (9.52%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.76%) Capita
7 1 (4.76%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos