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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 219 180
Rank change year-on-year +14 -39  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 24 24 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.39% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 2.63% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 48
Median salary £39,500 £42,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.05% -11.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £67,500 £63,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 787 911 866
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.21% 14.64% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 614 726 772
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,198 £24,475
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham +14 9 £45,000 -33.33%
Coventry - 2 - -
Shropshire -1 1 £26,500 -33.75%
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
1 52 (100.00%) Firewall
2 37 (71.15%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (71.15%) VPN
3 35 (67.31%) CCNP
4 32 (61.54%) WAN
5 30 (57.69%) Palo Alto
6 29 (55.77%) CCNA
7 28 (53.85%) VMware
7 28 (53.85%) Network Security
8 27 (51.92%) OSPF
9 26 (50.00%) MPLS
9 26 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (48.08%) PCI DSS
10 25 (48.08%) LAN
11 23 (44.23%) VLAN
12 20 (38.46%) DHCP
12 20 (38.46%) DNS
13 18 (34.62%) IPv6
14 17 (32.69%) Windows
14 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
14 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
15 16 (30.77%) BGP
16 15 (28.85%) Linux
16 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
16 15 (28.85%) ProCurve
16 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
17 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
18 12 (23.08%) Wireless
18 12 (23.08%) Problem 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) Firewall
2 37 (71.15%) VPN
3 32 (61.54%) WAN
4 28 (53.85%) Network Security
5 27 (51.92%) OSPF
6 26 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (50.00%) MPLS
7 25 (48.08%) LAN
8 23 (44.23%) VLAN
9 20 (38.46%) DHCP
9 20 (38.46%) DNS
10 18 (34.62%) IPv6
11 16 (30.77%) BGP
12 12 (23.08%) Wireless
13 11 (21.15%) BGP-4
13 11 (21.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (21.15%) DMVPN
13 11 (21.15%) HSRP
14 10 (19.23%) SAN
15 9 (17.31%) SNMP
General
1 8 (15.38%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Network Administrator
3 8 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) IT Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Network Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Network Operations Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Security Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (3.85%) Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.38%) iPad
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
1 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Unix
3 7 (13.46%) VyOS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
3 10 (19.23%) Network Management
4 8 (15.38%) Benchmarking
4 8 (15.38%) Change Control
4 8 (15.38%) High Availability
4 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 8 (15.38%) Network Security Management
4 8 (15.38%) Security Management
4 8 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 8 (15.38%) Time Management
5 7 (13.46%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (9.62%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.85%) Coaching
8 2 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (3.85%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (3.85%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (67.31%) CCNP
3 29 (55.77%) CCNA
4 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
4 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
5 8 (15.38%) CCDP
6 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 5 (9.62%) MCP
6 5 (9.62%) MCSE
6 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (48.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
2 9 (17.31%) Firmware
3 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) pfSense
5 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (57.69%) Palo Alto
3 28 (53.85%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.85%) ProCurve
5 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (21.15%) Cyberoam
6 11 (21.15%) F5
7 9 (17.31%) Juniper
8 8 (15.38%) HP
8 8 (15.38%) Riverbed
8 8 (15.38%) SonicWALL
9 7 (13.46%) Aruba
9 7 (13.46%) Brocade
9 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
9 7 (13.46%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (3.85%) MobileIron
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