Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 264 294
Rank change year-on-year -36 +30 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 12 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.46% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 2.86% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 49 27
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £48,750 £58,350
England median annual salary £57,500 £46,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.99% -6.50% +5.26%

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 1,459 1,646 1,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.75% 16.06% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,291 1,421
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Staffordshire +10 5 £33,500 -25.56%
Worcestershire +7 2 - - 1
Solihull - 2 £41,250 -
Birmingham +11 1 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Shropshire -8 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £24,000 -
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) MCSE
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) MCP
5 5 (41.67%) MCSA
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) CCENT
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Multicast
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) CCNP
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint

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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) Multicast
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (8.33%) DWDM
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
6 1 (8.33%) VPLS
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Network Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Network Design
1 1 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) MCSE
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) CCENT
4 5 (41.67%) MCP
4 5 (41.67%) MCSA
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 1 (8.33%) CCSA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
5 1 (8.33%) Nokia