The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 72 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.79% 0.13% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.04% 1.64% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £54,000 £51,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.85% +44.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £51,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.00%
Cisco IOS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 61 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.68% 8.10% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 106 52 128
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco IOS Salary Trend in Oxford

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cisco IOS Salary Histogram in Oxford

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) OSPF
2 12 (92.31%) BGP
2 12 (92.31%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) IPsec
3 11 (84.62%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (69.23%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (61.54%) Ruby
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) Python
5 8 (61.54%) C
5 8 (61.54%) Perl
6 7 (53.85%) iSCSI
6 7 (53.85%) FCoE
6 7 (53.85%) SELinux
6 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (53.85%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (46.15%) SAN
8 5 (38.46%) Tcl
8 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
8 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
9 3 (23.08%) MPLS
9 3 (23.08%) Wireless

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) VPN
1 12 (92.31%) OSPF
1 12 (92.31%) BGP
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) IPsec
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (69.23%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (53.85%) iSCSI
4 7 (53.85%) FCoE
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) HTTP
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) TACACS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) Perl
1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) Tcl
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SELinux
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Apple