The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Network Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 219 195
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 26 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.34% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 27
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -30.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £21,900 £36,939
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the West Midlands

Cisco Network Engineer
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 Network Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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 +14 9 £35,000 -7.89%
Birmingham +10 8 £55,250 +57.85% 2
Coventry - 4 £40,000 -
Herefordshire -7 2 £39,750 -
Shropshire +6 1 £26,500 +10.41% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Cisco Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 58 (79.45%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (72.60%) Firewall
4 52 (71.23%) CCNP
5 49 (67.12%) CCNA
6 32 (43.84%) WAN
7 26 (35.62%) LAN
8 24 (32.88%) Network Security
9 22 (30.14%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (30.14%) ITIL
10 19 (26.03%) MPLS
10 19 (26.03%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (24.66%) F5
11 18 (24.66%) CheckPoint
11 18 (24.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (20.55%) OSPF
12 15 (20.55%) Network Design
13 14 (19.18%) Load Balancing
14 13 (17.81%) VMware
14 13 (17.81%) Juniper
15 12 (16.44%) VPN
16 11 (15.07%) Network Management
17 10 (13.70%) PCI DSS
17 10 (13.70%) DNS
17 10 (13.70%) IPv6
17 10 (13.70%) CCIE
17 10 (13.70%) DHCP
17 10 (13.70%) Avaya
17 10 (13.70%) BGP-4
17 10 (13.70%) 802.1X

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 53 (72.60%) Firewall
2 32 (43.84%) WAN
3 26 (35.62%) LAN
4 24 (32.88%) Network Security
5 22 (30.14%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (26.03%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (26.03%) MPLS
7 18 (24.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (20.55%) OSPF
9 12 (16.44%) VPN
10 10 (13.70%) BGP-4
10 10 (13.70%) DHCP
10 10 (13.70%) DMVPN
10 10 (13.70%) DNS
10 10 (13.70%) HSRP
10 10 (13.70%) IPv6
10 10 (13.70%) Skype
11 9 (12.33%) BGP
12 8 (10.96%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (9.59%) ISDN
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) iPad
2 7 (9.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.85%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Network Design
3 14 (19.18%) Load Balancing
4 11 (15.07%) Network Management
5 5 (6.85%) Project Management
5 5 (6.85%) Workflow
6 4 (5.48%) Change Management
6 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.48%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.11%) Change Control
7 3 (4.11%) High Availability
7 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Time Management
8 2 (2.74%) Coaching
8 2 (2.74%) Computer Security
8 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.74%) Data Security
8 2 (2.74%) Information Security
8 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 58 (79.45%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (71.23%) CCNP
3 49 (67.12%) CCNA
4 10 (13.70%) CCIE
5 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
5 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.11%) MCSA
8 2 (2.74%) MCSE
9 1 (1.37%) CCDP
9 1 (1.37%) CCSA
9 1 (1.37%) CCSE
9 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.37%) MCITP
9 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (6.85%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (24.66%) CheckPoint
2 18 (24.66%) F5
3 13 (17.81%) Juniper
3 13 (17.81%) VMware
4 10 (13.70%) Avaya
4 10 (13.70%) Cyberoam
4 10 (13.70%) Palo Alto
5 7 (9.59%) HP
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.74%) EMC
8 2 (2.74%) Sun
9 1 (1.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.37%) Aruba
9 1 (1.37%) CA
9 1 (1.37%) McAfee
9 1 (1.37%) Motorola
9 1 (1.37%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.37%) SonicWALL
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago