The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 165 201 182
Rank change year-on-year +36 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 48 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 0.67% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.69% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 28
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

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 4575 5918 4877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.87% 96.37% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4813 4169
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 25 March 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 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 - 23 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham +7 11 £50,000 -
Warwickshire +25 8 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -6 3 £42,500 +23.18% 1
Solihull -10 2 £82,500 -
Coventry - 1 £35,500 - 1
Cisco Network Engineer
England

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (88.75%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (82.50%) CCNP
4 61 (76.25%) CCNA
5 56 (70.00%) Firewall
6 48 (60.00%) WAN
7 43 (53.75%) LAN
7 43 (53.75%) Network Security
8 32 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (37.50%) MPLS
10 26 (32.50%) Network Design
10 26 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
11 25 (31.25%) ITIL
12 23 (28.75%) F5
13 22 (27.50%) DHCP
13 22 (27.50%) OSPF
14 21 (26.25%) BGP-4
14 21 (26.25%) DNS
14 21 (26.25%) IPv6
14 21 (26.25%) PCI DSS
14 21 (26.25%) Load Balancing
14 21 (26.25%) HSRP
14 21 (26.25%) DMVPN
14 21 (26.25%) 802.1X
14 21 (26.25%) Cyberoam
15 19 (23.75%) SC Cleared
15 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
16 15 (18.75%) CCIE
17 14 (17.50%) Avaya

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 56 (70.00%) Firewall
2 48 (60.00%) WAN
3 43 (53.75%) LAN
3 43 (53.75%) Network Security
4 32 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (37.50%) MPLS
6 26 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (31.25%) Cisco IOS
8 22 (27.50%) DHCP
8 22 (27.50%) OSPF
9 21 (26.25%) BGP-4
9 21 (26.25%) DMVPN
9 21 (26.25%) DNS
9 21 (26.25%) HSRP
9 21 (26.25%) IPv6
10 14 (17.50%) Skype
11 13 (16.25%) ISDN
12 12 (15.00%) ADSL
12 12 (15.00%) PSTN
12 12 (15.00%) X.25
General
1 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.00%) iPad
3 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Network Design
2 25 (31.25%) ITIL
3 21 (26.25%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.50%) Network Management
5 5 (6.25%) Change Management
5 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.25%) Project Management
5 5 (6.25%) Workflow
6 4 (5.00%) Presales
7 3 (3.75%) Change Control
7 3 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.50%) Coaching
8 2 (2.50%) Computer Security
8 2 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.50%) Data Security
8 2 (2.50%) Information Security
8 2 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 71 (88.75%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (82.50%) CCNP
3 61 (76.25%) CCNA
4 19 (23.75%) SC Cleared
4 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
5 15 (18.75%) CCIE
6 2 (2.50%) CCDA
6 2 (2.50%) CCSA
6 2 (2.50%) CCSE
7 1 (1.25%) CCDP
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.25%) PCI DSS
2 8 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (28.75%) F5
3 21 (26.25%) Cyberoam
4 14 (17.50%) Avaya
5 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.00%) VMware
7 7 (8.75%) Palo Alto
8 5 (6.25%) HP
8 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.50%) EMC
10 2 (2.50%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.50%) Juniper
10 2 (2.50%) Meraki
10 2 (2.50%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.50%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.50%) Sun
11 1 (1.25%) Aruba
11 1 (1.25%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.25%) Citrix
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