Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 301 279
Rank change year-on-year +50 -22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 26 9 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.092% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 0.63% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 51
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% -16.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,950 £30,000
90th Percentile £38,300 £41,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.17% +27.78% -10.00%

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 1,498 1,439 1,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.53% 14.75% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,129 1,312
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,175
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
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 20 January 2019. 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
Shropshire +13 13 £32,500 - 2
Birmingham - 4 £39,000 - 2
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) OSPF
2 22 (84.62%) BGP
3 19 (73.08%) Firewall
4 13 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
5 9 (34.62%) CCNP
5 9 (34.62%) CCNA
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) Juniper
5 9 (34.62%) Nokia
5 9 (34.62%) Firmware
5 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
6 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 8 (30.77%) Coaching
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) SLA
8 3 (11.54%) WSUS
8 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
8 3 (11.54%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) SUSE
8 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 3 (11.54%) Linux
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) Adobe

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:

Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) BGP
1 22 (84.62%) OSPF
2 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) NOC Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Network Operations Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Mac OS
2 3 (11.54%) SUSE
2 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 8 (30.77%) Coaching
2 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNA
1 9 (34.62%) CCNP
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Firmware
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
2 9 (34.62%) Nokia
3 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Draytek
4 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Huawei
4 1 (3.85%) Meraki
4 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR