Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 294 246
Rank change year-on-year -20 -48 +71
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 14 49 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.43% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 2.66% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 63
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -23.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £20,250 £23,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £67,400
England median annual salary £53,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.89% -10.00% +8.70%

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 1598 1842 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.76% 16.04% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1430 1531
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £23,875 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,125 £58,750 £62,500
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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 +29 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Shropshire -31 2 £26,500 -33.75%
Coventry - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £41,250 -
Staffordshire +8 1 £27,500 -29.03%
Warwickshire -3 1 £37,500 -1.32%
Halesowen - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) MPLS
7 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
7 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) CCDP
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) DMZ
7 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 2 (14.29%) ITSM
8 2 (14.29%) Softphone
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) Asset Management

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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) BGP
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) DMZ
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) IOS XR
6 2 (14.29%) Multicast
6 2 (14.29%) Softphone
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.14%) DWDM
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) CCENT
5 1 (7.14%) CCSA
5 1 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) MobileIron
3 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia