The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 48 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6242 5037 6057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.94% 4.93% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 12.40% 10.36% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5304 4114 5173
Average salary £43,750 £44,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Cisco
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50347 48611 51066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.93% 47.55% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41532 39379 43391
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cisco
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the England region.

Cisco Salary Trend in England

Cisco
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in England

Cisco
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 2483 £45,000 -5.26% 238
South East +8 1636 £43,000 -4.17% 144
Yorkshire -1 528 £40,000 +5.26% 39
East of England +7 449 £45,000 - 49
West Midlands +11 356 £38,000 -5.00% 48
North West +1 343 £37,500 -6.25% 40
South West +28 300 £40,500 +1.25% 60
East Midlands -13 134 £37,750 - 14
North East +16 36 £42,500 +11.84% 4
Midlands +5 8 £55,000 +18.91%
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 5264 (43.61%) Firewall
2 5126 (42.47%) Cisco Certification
3 5032 (41.69%) Windows
4 4411 (36.55%) VMware
5 3638 (30.14%) Microsoft
6 3134 (25.97%) CCNP
7 3116 (25.82%) WAN
8 2867 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2846 (23.58%) LAN
10 2803 (23.22%) Active Directory
11 2795 (23.16%) Juniper
12 2654 (21.99%) CCNA
13 2531 (20.97%) ITIL
14 2282 (18.91%) Linux
15 2271 (18.82%) CheckPoint
16 2193 (18.17%) VPN
17 2156 (17.86%) Citrix
18 2064 (17.10%) MS Exchange
19 1958 (16.22%) TCP/IP
20 1910 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
21 1890 (15.66%) HP
22 1867 (15.47%) SAN
23 1836 (15.21%) Finance
24 1828 (15.14%) Windows Server 2008
25 1796 (14.88%) MPLS
26 1762 (14.60%) DNS
27 1751 (14.51%) Network Security
28 1696 (14.05%) BGP
29 1613 (13.36%) MS Excel
30 1421 (11.77%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2064 (17.10%) MS Exchange
2 851 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 640 (5.30%) Lync
4 594 (4.92%) IIS
5 559 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 484 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
7 419 (3.47%) Apache
8 409 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 355 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 237 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 174 (1.44%) Tomcat
12 83 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 79 (0.65%) nginx
14 73 (0.60%) WebSphere
15 65 (0.54%) WebLogic
16 61 (0.51%) OpenStack
17 58 (0.48%) IBM Notes
18 56 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
19 48 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
20 47 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1613 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 918 (7.61%) MS Office
3 216 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 71 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 56 (0.46%) MS Project
6 6 (0.050%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.041%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.041%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.033%) FastStats
8 4 (0.033%) S-PLUS
8 4 (0.033%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.033%) SmartSuite
9 3 (0.025%) Maya
9 3 (0.025%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.025%) Revit
10 2 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.008%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.008%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 43 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.17%) RMDS
3 18 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 17 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 15 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 13 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.058%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.050%) Dynamics GP
8 6 (0.050%) Summit
8 6 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.033%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.025%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 3 (0.025%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (0.025%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.025%) Nortel Periphonics
11 2 (0.017%) Compiere
11 2 (0.017%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.017%) BPCS
12 1 (0.008%) Oracle 11i
12 1 (0.008%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 322 (2.67%) Office 365
2 144 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 142 (1.18%) IaaS
4 132 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 126 (1.04%) SaaS
6 110 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 83 (0.69%) PaaS
8 53 (0.44%) Google Apps
9 20 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 11 (0.091%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.058%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.033%) GitHub
13 4 (0.033%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.025%) SoftLayer
15 2 (0.017%) Amazon SQS
16 1 (0.008%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5264 (43.61%) Firewall
2 3116 (25.82%) WAN
3 2846 (23.58%) LAN
4 2193 (18.17%) VPN
5 1958 (16.22%) TCP/IP
6 1910 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
7 1867 (15.47%) SAN
8 1796 (14.88%) MPLS
9 1762 (14.60%) DNS
10 1751 (14.51%) Network Security
11 1696 (14.05%) BGP
12 1415 (11.72%) VoIP
13 1383 (11.46%) OSPF
14 1372 (11.37%) Wireless
15 1194 (9.89%) DHCP
16 1149 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
17 858 (7.11%) Internet
18 805 (6.67%) VLAN
19 780 (6.46%) EIGRP
20 770 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1221 (10.12%) SQL Server
2 334 (2.77%) MySQL
3 290 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 150 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 100 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 90 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 65 (0.54%) Oracle Database
8 60 (0.50%) DB2
9 59 (0.49%) Hadoop
10 57 (0.47%) Relational Database
11 53 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
12 49 (0.41%) NoSQL
13 44 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
14 43 (0.36%) HBase
15 41 (0.34%) Big Data
16 40 (0.33%) RDBMS
17 38 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
18 33 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
19 24 (0.20%) Couchbase
20 23 (0.19%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 76 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 75 (0.62%) Subversion
3 66 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 44 (0.36%) JIRA
5 38 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 20 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 17 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (0.12%) GCC
8 15 (0.12%) GDB
8 15 (0.12%) FogBugz
8 15 (0.12%) Trac
8 15 (0.12%) Selenium
9 13 (0.11%) Hudson
10 11 (0.091%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.083%) Rational Performance Tester
12 9 (0.075%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.066%) Serena SBM
14 7 (0.058%) Maven
14 7 (0.058%) Webistrano
15 6 (0.050%) WebLOAD
General
1 1836 (15.21%) Finance
2 1126 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 407 (3.37%) Banking
4 287 (2.38%) Retail
5 214 (1.77%) Law
6 164 (1.36%) Marketing
7 158 (1.31%) Legal
8 139 (1.15%) Advertising
9 81 (0.67%) Games
10 80 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 79 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 73 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 72 (0.60%) Back Office
14 44 (0.36%) Publishing
15 41 (0.34%) Electronics
16 35 (0.29%) French Language
17 32 (0.27%) German Language
18 29 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
19 28 (0.23%) Aerospace
20 24 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3089 (25.59%) Network Engineer
2 1360 (11.27%) Analyst
3 1218 (10.09%) Support Engineer
4 989 (8.19%) Architect
5 896 (7.42%) Consultant
6 801 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 668 (5.53%) Senior Network Engineer
8 551 (4.57%) Administrator
9 548 (4.54%) Security Engineer
10 495 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
11 447 (3.70%) Network Analyst
12 424 (3.51%) Support Analyst
13 418 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
14 384 (3.18%) Network Security Engineer
15 352 (2.92%) Cisco Engineer
16 342 (2.83%) Network Architect
17 324 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
18 319 (2.64%) 2nd Line Support
19 313 (2.59%) Network Support
20 300 (2.49%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (0.98%) Middleware
2 114 (0.94%) Web Services
3 113 (0.94%) .NET
4 109 (0.90%) XMPP
5 87 (0.72%) CSS
6 74 (0.61%) LAMP
7 71 (0.59%) HTML
8 52 (0.43%) XML
9 41 (0.34%) ASP.NET
10 28 (0.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 26 (0.22%) SOAP
12 24 (0.20%) XSLT
12 24 (0.20%) Regular Expression
13 22 (0.18%) Software Packaging
14 21 (0.17%) COM
15 20 (0.17%) Rendezvous
15 20 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (0.16%) REST
16 19 (0.16%) jQuery
17 18 (0.15%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 602 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
2 400 (3.31%) Blackberry
2 400 (3.31%) Clustering
3 356 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 288 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
5 272 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 224 (1.86%) Replication
7 181 (1.50%) Open Source
8 133 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 128 (1.06%) FlexPod
10 98 (0.81%) CLARiiON
11 94 (0.78%) Thin Client
11 94 (0.78%) Fat Client
12 87 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 77 (0.64%) Statistics
14 72 (0.60%) PKI
15 66 (0.55%) Client/Server
16 55 (0.46%) iPhone
17 54 (0.45%) EqualLogic
18 52 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5032 (41.69%) Windows
2 2282 (18.91%) Linux
3 1828 (15.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1149 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 1141 (9.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 801 (6.64%) Windows 7
7 741 (6.14%) UNIX
8 448 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 438 (3.63%) Windows XP
10 434 (3.60%) Windows 8
11 347 (2.87%) Solaris
12 188 (1.56%) CentOS
13 171 (1.42%) Ubuntu
14 153 (1.27%) Mac OS X
15 127 (1.05%) Debian
16 126 (1.04%) AIX
17 102 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
18 95 (0.79%) Windows Vista
19 89 (0.74%) Android
20 85 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2531 (20.97%) ITIL
2 862 (7.14%) Project Management
3 835 (6.92%) Load Balancing
4 734 (6.08%) Network Design
5 532 (4.41%) Service Delivery
6 516 (4.28%) Change Management
7 506 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 482 (3.99%) Network Management
9 471 (3.90%) Mentoring
10 462 (3.83%) Service Management
11 441 (3.65%) Incident Management
12 422 (3.50%) Network Monitoring
13 415 (3.44%) Migration
14 414 (3.43%) PRINCE2
15 389 (3.22%) E-Commerce
16 385 (3.19%) Information Security
17 362 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
18 290 (2.40%) Problem Management
19 286 (2.37%) Capacity Planning
20 284 (2.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1049 (8.69%) SQL
2 422 (3.50%) PowerShell
3 414 (3.43%) Perl
4 275 (2.28%) Bash Shell
5 242 (2.00%) Java
6 213 (1.76%) PHP
7 196 (1.62%) Python
8 159 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 124 (1.03%) C
10 110 (0.91%) Ruby
11 74 (0.61%) JavaScript
12 69 (0.57%) C++
13 59 (0.49%) VBScript
14 58 (0.48%) VB
15 47 (0.39%) C#
16 44 (0.36%) Tcl
17 35 (0.29%) Lisp
18 27 (0.22%) T-SQL
19 20 (0.17%) R
20 5 (0.041%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5126 (42.47%) Cisco Certification
2 3134 (25.97%) CCNP
3 2654 (21.99%) CCNA
4 1397 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1020 (8.45%) Degree
6 976 (8.09%) MCSE
7 941 (7.80%) CCIE
8 784 (6.50%) Security Cleared
9 619 (5.13%) SC Cleared
10 520 (4.31%) MCSA
11 493 (4.08%) MCITP
12 481 (3.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 349 (2.89%) CCSE
14 347 (2.87%) CCDP
15 338 (2.80%) MCP
16 311 (2.58%) CCSA
17 282 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
18 269 (2.23%) CISSP
19 235 (1.95%) CCSP
20 182 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1017 (8.43%) SLA
2 312 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 261 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 129 (1.07%) QA
5 62 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 47 (0.39%) COBIT
7 46 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.12%) GPG13
9 7 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 6 (0.050%) BS7799
11 5 (0.041%) COSO
12 3 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.017%) HL7
13 2 (0.017%) DICOM
13 2 (0.017%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.017%) GAAP
14 1 (0.008%) BS15000
14 1 (0.008%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.008%) HMG Infosec
14 1 (0.008%) BS25999
System Software
1 2867 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2803 (23.22%) Active Directory
3 1112 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 945 (7.83%) vSphere
5 684 (5.67%) XenApp
6 433 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
7 423 (3.50%) VMware ESX
8 298 (2.47%) XenDesktop
9 192 (1.59%) XenServer
10 163 (1.35%) Terminal Services
11 138 (1.14%) vCloud
12 125 (1.04%) NFS
13 123 (1.02%) KVM
14 119 (0.99%) Firmware
15 103 (0.85%) Xen
16 80 (0.66%) VMware Server
17 72 (0.60%) MetaFrame
18 68 (0.56%) Terminal Server
18 68 (0.56%) UAG
19 57 (0.47%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 393 (3.26%) SCCM
2 376 (3.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 324 (2.68%) Backup Exec
4 261 (2.16%) SCOM
5 249 (2.06%) Nagios
6 201 (1.67%) Puppet
7 189 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 173 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
9 129 (1.07%) FortiGate
10 119 (0.99%) NetBackup
11 113 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
12 108 (0.89%) Cacti
13 106 (0.88%) WSUS
14 92 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
15 85 (0.70%) ZABBIX
16 84 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
17 82 (0.68%) OpenView
18 81 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
19 74 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
20 66 (0.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4411 (36.55%) VMware
2 3638 (30.14%) Microsoft
3 2795 (23.16%) Juniper
4 2271 (18.82%) CheckPoint
5 2156 (17.86%) Citrix
6 1890 (15.66%) HP
7 1421 (11.77%) F5
8 1088 (9.01%) NetApp
9 890 (7.37%) EMC
10 639 (5.29%) Red Hat
11 627 (5.19%) Dell
12 606 (5.02%) Symantec
13 592 (4.90%) Avaya
14 569 (4.71%) SolarWinds
15 524 (4.34%) Oracle
16 447 (3.70%) IBM
17 357 (2.96%) Blue Coat
18 345 (2.86%) Brocade
19 303 (2.51%) Apple
20 270 (2.24%) Riverbed
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 11 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bell Educational Services
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bell Educational Services
Posted: 20 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Salary: Package (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday