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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 73 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 1.22% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -1.11%
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
140 82 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.49% 9.11% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 116 75 158
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (30.00%) Lync
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) TACACS
5 3 (30.00%) Sophos
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) LAN

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 3 (30.00%) Lync
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) OSPF
1 7 (70.00%) BGP
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) TACACS
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) FCoE
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Sophos
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) VMware