The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 44 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 250 310 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.82% 5.09% 6.43%
As % of the Vendors category 11.14% 11.18% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 197 249 335
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2244 2773 2752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.29% 45.53% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 2013 2261
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,068 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the West Midlands

Cisco
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the West Midlands

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the West Midlands

Cisco
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Birmingham +8 127 £45,000 - 11
Warwickshire +12 34 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Coventry 0 30 £36,500 -15.11% 4
Staffordshire +14 20 £30,000 - 6
Worcestershire -4 20 £42,500 -2.85% 7
Shropshire -5 9 £55,000 +71.87% 2
Wolverhampton +7 4 £38,750 +7.63%
Walsall +3 3 £37,500 +16.27%
Herefordshire -13 3 £42,500 -
Solihull -18 1 £35,000 - 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 325 (58.04%) Firewall
2 272 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
3 206 (36.79%) CCNP
4 196 (35.00%) CCNA
5 195 (34.82%) WAN
6 175 (31.25%) Windows
7 159 (28.39%) LAN
8 146 (26.07%) VMware
9 144 (25.71%) Data Centre
10 127 (22.68%) CheckPoint
11 121 (21.61%) ITIL
12 115 (20.54%) Microsoft
13 112 (20.00%) HP
14 111 (19.82%) Network Security
15 107 (19.11%) Cisco ASA
16 106 (18.93%) Windows Server
17 105 (18.75%) VPN
18 99 (17.68%) Juniper
19 94 (16.79%) DNS
20 89 (15.89%) MPLS
21 86 (15.36%) Active Directory
22 85 (15.18%) Wireless
23 77 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
24 76 (13.57%) TCP/IP
25 74 (13.21%) OSPF
26 73 (13.04%) Hyper-V
27 69 (12.32%) VLAN
28 68 (12.14%) DHCP
29 67 (11.96%) SAN
29 67 (11.96%) Service Delivery

Cisco
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 54 (9.64%) MS Exchange
2 27 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (2.50%) IIS
4 12 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.54%) CMS
9 2 (0.36%) Apache
9 2 (0.36%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Site Server
10 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (6.61%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 44 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.61%) Office 365
3 28 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.50%) IaaS
4 14 (2.50%) PaaS
5 12 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.71%) G Suite
7 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 325 (58.04%) Firewall
2 195 (34.82%) WAN
3 159 (28.39%) LAN
4 111 (19.82%) Network Security
5 107 (19.11%) Cisco ASA
6 105 (18.75%) VPN
7 94 (16.79%) DNS
8 89 (15.89%) MPLS
9 85 (15.18%) Wireless
10 76 (13.57%) TCP/IP
11 74 (13.21%) OSPF
12 69 (12.32%) VLAN
13 68 (12.14%) DHCP
14 67 (11.96%) SAN
15 64 (11.43%) VoIP
16 60 (10.71%) BGP
17 53 (9.46%) Cisco Nexus
18 51 (9.11%) Cisco IOS
19 39 (6.96%) Wi-Fi
20 30 (5.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.14%) DB2
2 12 (2.14%) MySQL
2 12 (2.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.36%) Big Data
4 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 45 (8.04%) Telecoms
2 37 (6.61%) Finance
3 15 (2.68%) Retail
4 12 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.14%) Publishing
5 8 (1.43%) Back Office
6 7 (1.25%) Automotive
6 7 (1.25%) Billing
6 7 (1.25%) Spanish Language
7 5 (0.89%) Marketing
8 4 (0.71%) Banking
8 4 (0.71%) French Language
8 4 (0.71%) German Language
8 4 (0.71%) Polish Language
8 4 (0.71%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 239 (42.68%) Network Engineer
2 86 (15.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 73 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 60 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 53 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 50 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 33 (5.89%) Architect
8 29 (5.18%) Network Support
9 28 (5.00%) Administrator
9 28 (5.00%) Analyst
10 27 (4.82%) Consultant
10 27 (4.82%) Network Support Engineer
11 25 (4.46%) Security Engineer
12 23 (4.11%) Network Administrator
13 22 (3.93%) Network Security Engineer
14 20 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 20 (3.57%) Design Engineer
14 20 (3.57%) Network Manager
15 18 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support
15 18 (3.21%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.39%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.07%) Middleware
3 4 (0.71%) .NET
3 4 (0.71%) XMPP
4 1 (0.18%) EDI
4 1 (0.18%) Flash
4 1 (0.18%) JSON
4 1 (0.18%) VXML
4 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 144 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 43 (7.68%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.86%) iPad
5 13 (2.32%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.32%) CMDB
6 12 (2.14%) HP StoreVirtual
7 11 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (1.79%) PKI
9 9 (1.61%) Handset
10 8 (1.43%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.43%) EPoS
10 8 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.89%) AS400
14 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.71%) NHS
14 4 (0.71%) RSA SecurID
15 3 (0.54%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 175 (31.25%) Windows
2 106 (18.93%) Windows Server
3 55 (9.82%) Linux
4 48 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (7.68%) Windows 7
7 33 (5.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (4.11%) Unix
8 23 (4.11%) Windows 10
9 10 (1.79%) VyOS
9 10 (1.79%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.54%) Solaris
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.36%) CentOS
12 2 (0.36%) Fedora
12 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (21.61%) ITIL
2 67 (11.96%) Service Delivery
3 61 (10.89%) Project Management
4 52 (9.29%) Mentoring
5 51 (9.11%) Network Design
6 49 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 49 (8.75%) Presales
7 42 (7.50%) Load Balancing
7 42 (7.50%) Network Management
8 39 (6.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 37 (6.61%) Software Engineering
10 31 (5.54%) Capacity Planning
10 31 (5.54%) Network Monitoring
11 30 (5.36%) Change Control
11 30 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (5.00%) High Availability
13 26 (4.64%) PRINCE2
14 24 (4.29%) Line Management
15 21 (3.75%) Service Management
16 20 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (7.32%) SQL
2 12 (2.14%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.79%) C
4 4 (0.71%) VB
5 3 (0.54%) VBA
6 1 (0.18%) ANSI C
6 1 (0.18%) C#
6 1 (0.18%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.18%) Python
6 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 272 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 206 (36.79%) CCNP
3 196 (35.00%) CCNA
4 54 (9.64%) Degree
5 49 (8.75%) CCIE
6 42 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 41 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 33 (5.89%) MCSE
9 32 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (3.39%) MCP
11 17 (3.04%) CCIP
11 17 (3.04%) Security Cleared
12 16 (2.86%) CCDP
12 16 (2.86%) JNCIP
12 16 (2.86%) PMI Certification
12 16 (2.86%) PMP
13 15 (2.68%) JNCIE
14 14 (2.50%) SC Cleared
15 12 (2.14%) ISEB
16 11 (1.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.54%) PCI DSS
2 29 (5.18%) SLA
3 7 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.54%) QA
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) GDPR
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 86 (15.36%) Active Directory
2 77 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 23 (4.11%) vSphere
5 17 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
8 9 (1.61%) Firmware
8 9 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.07%) XenServer
10 5 (0.89%) XenApp
11 3 (0.54%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.54%) pfSense
11 3 (0.54%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.36%) Postfix
13 1 (0.18%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.18%) NFS
13 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 29 (5.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (4.46%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (4.29%) Cisco UCCE
4 23 (4.11%) SCCM
5 17 (3.04%) Cisco UCCX
6 12 (2.14%) Nagios
6 12 (2.14%) SCVMM
7 8 (1.43%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.25%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.07%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.71%) WMI
12 3 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.54%) WSUS
13 2 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.36%) Icinga
13 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.36%) Puppet
13 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 146 (26.07%) VMware
2 127 (22.68%) CheckPoint
3 115 (20.54%) Microsoft
4 112 (20.00%) HP
5 99 (17.68%) Juniper
6 62 (11.07%) F5
6 62 (11.07%) Fortinet
7 60 (10.71%) Palo Alto
8 43 (7.68%) Citrix
8 43 (7.68%) NetApp
9 40 (7.14%) Avaya
10 37 (6.61%) SolarWinds
11 33 (5.89%) Oracle
12 32 (5.71%) Dell
13 25 (4.46%) EMC
14 24 (4.29%) IBM
14 24 (4.29%) Mitel
14 24 (4.29%) SonicWALL
15 23 (4.11%) Aruba
16 22 (3.93%) McAfee
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + shift allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + £26,000-£30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £23000 - £25000 Per Annum + benefits (inc flexible working hrs)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive base salary + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago