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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
England / West Midlands
Rank 185 227 198
Rank change year-on-year +42 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 28 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% 1.60% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 14
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +47.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 723 935 784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.31% 15.23% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 590 748 669
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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
Herefordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +36 10 £37,500 -16.66%
Shropshire - 7 £35,000 -
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (85.42%) Firewall
3 36 (75.00%) WAN
4 34 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (68.75%) CCNP
5 33 (68.75%) CCNA
5 33 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (62.50%) DNS
6 30 (62.50%) MPLS
6 30 (62.50%) OSPF
7 29 (60.42%) LAN
8 28 (58.33%) DHCP
8 28 (58.33%) IPv6
9 26 (54.17%) Network Security
10 24 (50.00%) PCI DSS
11 23 (47.92%) Load Balancing
11 23 (47.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (47.92%) HSRP
11 23 (47.92%) VMware
12 21 (43.75%) BGP-4
12 21 (43.75%) F5
12 21 (43.75%) DMVPN
12 21 (43.75%) 802.1X
12 21 (43.75%) Cyberoam
13 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
14 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
14 19 (39.58%) VPN
15 15 (31.25%) Windows
16 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
17 13 (27.08%) VLAN

Cisco IOS
Top Related 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 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (85.42%) Firewall
2 36 (75.00%) WAN
3 33 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (62.50%) DNS
4 30 (62.50%) MPLS
4 30 (62.50%) OSPF
5 29 (60.42%) LAN
6 28 (58.33%) DHCP
6 28 (58.33%) IPv6
7 26 (54.17%) Network Security
8 23 (47.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (47.92%) HSRP
9 21 (43.75%) BGP-4
9 21 (43.75%) DMVPN
10 19 (39.58%) VPN
11 13 (27.08%) VLAN
12 12 (25.00%) ADSL
12 12 (25.00%) ISDN
12 12 (25.00%) Wireless
12 12 (25.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) GIS
General
1 4 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (85.42%) Network Engineer
2 25 (52.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 25 (52.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Security Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Switch Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Network Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) IT Support
7 3 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (6.25%) IT Technician
7 3 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.25%) iPad
3 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.58%) Unix
4 7 (14.58%) VyOS
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Load Balancing
2 8 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (14.58%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (12.50%) High Availability
4 6 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Network Management
5 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 4 (8.33%) Change Control
6 4 (8.33%) Network Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) Coaching
7 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.25%) Network Design
7 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (68.75%) CCNA
2 33 (68.75%) CCNP
3 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.50%) MCSE
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 3 (6.25%) MCP
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.08%) CCDA
8 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) Firmware
4 3 (6.25%) pfSense
5 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) VMware
3 21 (43.75%) Cyberoam
3 21 (43.75%) F5
4 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.92%) ProCurve
4 11 (22.92%) SonicWALL
5 10 (20.83%) Palo Alto
6 7 (14.58%) Aruba
6 7 (14.58%) Brocade
6 7 (14.58%) SolarWinds
6 7 (14.58%) Ubiquiti
7 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.33%) HP
8 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 4 (8.33%) Riverbed
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