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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 32 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 317 389 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.65% 6.30% 6.86%
As % of the Vendors category 15.41% 14.03% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 266 310 312
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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 2057 2773 2421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.13% 44.91% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 2166 2041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 28 March 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 28 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
Birmingham +12 126 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Worcestershire +3 48 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Warwickshire +7 34 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Coventry -9 33 £35,500 -12.34% 7
Herefordshire +2 28 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Shropshire +1 16 £32,500 -23.52%
Solihull -11 14 £37,500 +19.04% 3
Staffordshire +5 13 £22,250 -36.42% 1
Wolverhampton -4 4 £31,750 -17.53% 1
Walsall +13 2 £32,500 -27.77%
West Bromwich +1 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 367 (53.81%) Firewall
2 340 (49.85%) Cisco Certification
3 250 (36.66%) CCNP
4 244 (35.78%) CCNA
5 223 (32.70%) WAN
6 188 (27.57%) LAN
6 188 (27.57%) Windows
6 188 (27.57%) Data Centre
7 186 (27.27%) VMware
8 160 (23.46%) Network Security
9 155 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 142 (20.82%) ITIL
11 139 (20.38%) CheckPoint
12 122 (17.89%) Active Directory
13 117 (17.16%) Windows Server
14 115 (16.86%) Cisco ASA
15 108 (15.84%) HP
16 107 (15.69%) Service Delivery
17 106 (15.54%) MS Excel
18 100 (14.66%) VPN
19 99 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
20 96 (14.08%) OSPF
21 94 (13.78%) Project Management
22 93 (13.64%) DNS
23 89 (13.05%) Citrix
24 87 (12.76%) VoIP
25 82 (12.02%) Juniper
26 79 (11.58%) MPLS
26 79 (11.58%) Cisco Nexus
27 78 (11.44%) Linux

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 74 (10.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (1.76%) IIS
6 11 (1.61%) Skype for Business
7 9 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.73%) Site Server
10 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 106 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.69%) MS Office
3 12 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (4.84%) Office 365
4 22 (3.23%) IaaS
5 21 (3.08%) PaaS
6 18 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.73%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
9 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 367 (53.81%) Firewall
2 223 (32.70%) WAN
3 188 (27.57%) LAN
4 160 (23.46%) Network Security
5 115 (16.86%) Cisco ASA
6 100 (14.66%) VPN
7 96 (14.08%) OSPF
8 93 (13.64%) DNS
9 87 (12.76%) VoIP
10 79 (11.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 79 (11.58%) MPLS
11 77 (11.29%) DHCP
12 73 (10.70%) Wireless
13 64 (9.38%) TCP/IP
14 63 (9.24%) VLAN
15 56 (8.21%) BGP
16 55 (8.06%) SAN
17 47 (6.89%) Cisco IOS
18 44 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
19 41 (6.01%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.64%) DB2
2 18 (2.64%) MySQL
3 3 (0.44%) Big Data
3 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.15%) GIS
5 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
General
1 61 (8.94%) Telecoms
2 45 (6.60%) Finance
3 26 (3.81%) Retail
4 18 (2.64%) Publishing
5 13 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.17%) Marketing
7 5 (0.73%) Back Office
8 4 (0.59%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.44%) Automotive
9 3 (0.44%) Billing
10 2 (0.29%) Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
11 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 268 (39.30%) Network Engineer
2 91 (13.34%) Cisco Engineer
3 79 (11.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 76 (11.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 60 (8.80%) Support Engineer
6 55 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 54 (7.92%) Architect
8 51 (7.48%) Analyst
9 41 (6.01%) Security Engineer
10 34 (4.99%) Consultant
11 33 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 33 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
12 31 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
13 29 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 29 (4.25%) Administrator
14 28 (4.11%) Network Support
14 28 (4.11%) Network Support Engineer
15 25 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (3.37%) Network Administrator
16 23 (3.37%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.25%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.32%) XMPP
3 4 (0.59%) Middleware
4 2 (0.29%) OpenDaylight
5 1 (0.15%) EDI
5 1 (0.15%) OAuth
5 1 (0.15%) OpenID
5 1 (0.15%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 188 (27.57%) Data Centre
2 49 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 25 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (2.64%) CMDB
4 18 (2.64%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.35%) Blackberry
6 13 (1.91%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
7 10 (1.47%) HP StoreVirtual
7 10 (1.47%) PKI
7 10 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (1.32%) AS400
8 9 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 9 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.32%) Handset
9 8 (1.17%) iPad
10 5 (0.73%) IVR
11 4 (0.59%) EPoS
11 4 (0.59%) iPhone
11 4 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 188 (27.57%) Windows
2 117 (17.16%) Windows Server
3 78 (11.44%) Linux
4 56 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (5.57%) Windows 7
6 38 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (5.43%) Unix
8 11 (1.61%) Windows 8
9 10 (1.47%) VyOS
10 9 (1.32%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.03%) SUSE
12 5 (0.73%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.44%) Solaris
14 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) Android
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (20.82%) ITIL
2 107 (15.69%) Service Delivery
3 94 (13.78%) Project Management
4 74 (10.85%) Mentoring
5 70 (10.26%) Presales
6 63 (9.24%) Network Design
7 50 (7.33%) Load Balancing
7 50 (7.33%) PRINCE2
8 49 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 46 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 45 (6.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 43 (6.30%) Capacity Planning
12 42 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 37 (5.43%) Network Management
14 36 (5.28%) Service Management
15 34 (4.99%) SIEM
16 31 (4.55%) Change Control
16 31 (4.55%) Line Management
17 29 (4.25%) ITIL V3
17 29 (4.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (6.60%) SQL
2 7 (1.03%) C
3 6 (0.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (0.59%) VB
5 1 (0.15%) Python
5 1 (0.15%) R
5 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 340 (49.85%) Cisco Certification
2 250 (36.66%) CCNP
3 244 (35.78%) CCNA
4 72 (10.56%) CCIE
5 61 (8.94%) Degree
6 51 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (6.60%) MCSE
8 34 (4.99%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (3.96%) Security Cleared
10 25 (3.67%) SC Cleared
11 24 (3.52%) PMP
12 22 (3.23%) PMI Certification
13 20 (2.93%) CISSP
14 18 (2.64%) CCIP
14 18 (2.64%) ISEB
15 17 (2.49%) CCSA
16 16 (2.35%) MCP
17 15 (2.20%) JNCIP
18 14 (2.05%) JNCIE
19 13 (1.91%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.60%) SLA
2 32 (4.69%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.59%) PMO
5 3 (0.44%) QA
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.15%) GPG13
7 1 (0.15%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 122 (17.89%) Active Directory
2 99 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.96%) vSphere
5 21 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (2.79%) Forefront TMG
7 15 (2.20%) Terminal Services
8 10 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.88%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.73%) Firmware
10 5 (0.73%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.73%) XenApp
11 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.59%) XenServer
12 3 (0.44%) pfSense
13 2 (0.29%) Docker
14 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 33 (4.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 26 (3.81%) Cisco Prime
3 24 (3.52%) Cisco UCCE
4 20 (2.93%) Cisco UCCX
5 18 (2.64%) SCVMM
6 13 (1.91%) SCCM
7 11 (1.61%) Nagios
8 8 (1.17%) Backup Exec
8 8 (1.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (1.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.73%) SCOM
9 5 (0.73%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.44%) Icinga
10 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.44%) Puppet
10 3 (0.44%) vRealize
11 2 (0.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 186 (27.27%) VMware
2 155 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 139 (20.38%) CheckPoint
4 108 (15.84%) HP
5 89 (13.05%) Citrix
6 82 (12.02%) Juniper
7 71 (10.41%) F5
8 60 (8.80%) Fortinet
9 57 (8.36%) NetApp
9 57 (8.36%) Palo Alto
10 45 (6.60%) Avaya
11 42 (6.16%) SolarWinds
12 41 (6.01%) SonicWALL
13 32 (4.69%) Dell
14 27 (3.96%) EMC
15 26 (3.81%) Cyberoam
15 26 (3.81%) Mitel
16 25 (3.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 25 (3.67%) Oracle
17 24 (3.52%) Meraki
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Oncall Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £23,612 to £25,198 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago