The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 97 96 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2809 3399 3034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.89% 3.07% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.86% 11.20% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2401 2771 2529
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25871 30355 33200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.43% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20910 24061 26309
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the UK.

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -2 2588 £47,500 +5.55% 258
London -9 977 £55,000 +10.00% 95
South East -10 739 £45,000 - 62
Berkshire -1 254 £50,000 +11.11% 15
East of England +21 207 £45,000 +5.88% 18
City of London -5 198 £55,000 +4.76% 30
West Midlands -24 163 £40,000 -12.08% 24
Surrey -2 162 £45,000 -10.00% 16
South West +12 152 £35,000 -17.64% 13
Hampshire -4 152 £40,000 -11.11% 21
Yorkshire -18 152 £45,000 +8.43% 19
Hertfordshire +35 133 £45,000 - 12
North West +12 113 £39,250 +4.66% 12
Reading +7 109 £57,500 +25.68% 7
West Yorkshire -37 96 £45,000 - 12
Leeds -27 74 £45,500 +1.11% 7
Scotland +15 73 £42,500 - 9
Buckinghamshire +10 63 £49,000 -2.00% 5
Birmingham -46 62 £43,750 -12.50% 11
Manchester +10 57 £40,250 -10.55% 4
East Midlands +8 57 £35,750 -0.69% 11
Bracknell +6 51 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Wales -16 50 £27,500 -31.25% 4
Hemel Hempstead +34 48 £45,000 +63.63% 6
Basingstoke +19 47 £37,500 -34.78% 3
South Wales -13 47 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Wiltshire 0 45 £31,000 -27.05% 2
Kent +7 40 £42,500 +41.66% 2
North East +28 37 £29,500 -9.23% 4
West Sussex -15 37 £47,500 +3.26% 2

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 5000 (81.81%) Cisco
2 3714 (60.77%) CCNA
3 3539 (57.90%) CCNP
4 3179 (52.01%) Firewall
5 2106 (34.46%) WAN
6 1875 (30.68%) LAN
7 1457 (23.84%) Cisco ASA
8 1447 (23.67%) VPN
8 1447 (23.67%) Windows
9 1433 (23.45%) Juniper
10 1391 (22.76%) VMware
11 1388 (22.71%) Microsoft
12 1328 (21.73%) ITIL
13 1318 (21.56%) CheckPoint
14 1227 (20.08%) Wireless
15 1198 (19.60%) Data Centre
16 1192 (19.50%) Network Security
17 1172 (19.18%) MPLS
18 1128 (18.46%) BGP
19 1059 (17.33%) CCIE
20 1038 (16.98%) OSPF
21 990 (16.20%) Microsoft Certification
22 982 (16.07%) TCP/IP
23 926 (15.15%) F5
24 914 (14.95%) Active Directory
25 906 (14.82%) Cisco Nexus
26 890 (14.56%) Finance
27 866 (14.17%) Linux
28 808 (13.22%) VoIP
29 777 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 528 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 240 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 226 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 154 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 143 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 130 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 129 (2.11%) IIS
8 52 (0.85%) Apache
9 37 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 35 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 25 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 25 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
12 23 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 14 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 14 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (0.21%) JBoss
15 12 (0.20%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.15%) CloudStack
16 9 (0.15%) WebSphere
17 7 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 603 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 281 (4.60%) MS Office
3 153 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.20%) MS Project
5 11 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.098%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.065%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.049%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.016%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (0.34%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 7 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.098%) Bankmaster
4 6 (0.098%) Infor M3
5 4 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.065%) Eikon
5 4 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.016%) FastStats
6 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.016%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 269 (4.40%) Office 365
2 157 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 84 (1.37%) SaaS
5 46 (0.75%) IaaS
6 38 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.15%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.15%) PaaS
11 8 (0.13%) Yammer
12 5 (0.082%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.033%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.033%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.033%) Nimbula
14 1 (0.016%) Amazon Kinesis
14 1 (0.016%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 3179 (52.01%) Firewall
2 2106 (34.46%) WAN
3 1875 (30.68%) LAN
4 1457 (23.84%) Cisco ASA
5 1447 (23.67%) VPN
6 1227 (20.08%) Wireless
7 1192 (19.50%) Network Security
8 1172 (19.18%) MPLS
9 1128 (18.46%) BGP
10 1038 (16.98%) OSPF
11 982 (16.07%) TCP/IP
12 906 (14.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 808 (13.22%) VoIP
14 712 (11.65%) DNS
15 548 (8.97%) EIGRP
16 487 (7.97%) DHCP
17 476 (7.79%) Internet
18 448 (7.33%) VLAN
19 424 (6.94%) SAN
20 395 (6.46%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 43 (0.70%) Big Data
3 39 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (0.46%) MySQL
5 28 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (0.41%) Hadoop
7 21 (0.34%) MongoDB
8 17 (0.28%) NoSQL
9 16 (0.26%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.20%) Apache Hive
11 9 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.11%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.11%) Relational Database
14 6 (0.098%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.098%) Redis
14 6 (0.098%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (0.082%) Couchbase
16 4 (0.065%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 29 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 20 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 15 (0.25%) JIRA
4 15 (0.25%) Subversion
5 12 (0.20%) Metasploit
5 12 (0.20%) SoapUI
6 9 (0.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.082%) Burp Suite
7 5 (0.082%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.065%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.033%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.016%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.016%) MSI
10 1 (0.016%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 890 (14.56%) Finance
2 713 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 275 (4.50%) Banking
4 157 (2.57%) Retail
5 80 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 78 (1.28%) Marketing
7 65 (1.06%) Games
8 64 (1.05%) Legal
9 57 (0.93%) Law
10 51 (0.83%) German Language
11 50 (0.82%) Advertising
12 44 (0.72%) Back Office
13 41 (0.67%) Investment Banking
14 40 (0.65%) Electronics
15 37 (0.61%) Billing
15 37 (0.61%) French Language
16 32 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 32 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 26 (0.43%) Italian Language
18 23 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2658 (43.49%) Network Engineer
2 1200 (19.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 909 (14.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 713 (11.67%) Support Engineer
5 654 (10.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 604 (9.88%) Analyst
7 525 (8.59%) Security Engineer
8 482 (7.89%) Consultant
9 459 (7.51%) Network Security Engineer
10 442 (7.23%) Network Support
11 418 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 342 (5.60%) Network Support Engineer
13 284 (4.65%) Network Consultant
14 259 (4.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 256 (4.19%) Network Analyst
16 255 (4.17%) Architect
17 250 (4.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 233 (3.81%) Cisco Support
19 219 (3.58%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
20 214 (3.50%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (2.27%) 802.1X
2 91 (1.49%) XMPP
3 47 (0.77%) Web Services
4 22 (0.36%) CSS
5 21 (0.34%) XML
6 19 (0.31%) LAMP
6 19 (0.31%) Middleware
6 19 (0.31%) SOAP
7 17 (0.28%) COM
8 15 (0.25%) Java EE
9 14 (0.23%) HTML
10 12 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (0.20%) STL
10 12 (0.20%) WCF
11 11 (0.18%) .NET
11 11 (0.18%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (0.18%) VXML
12 8 (0.13%) JSON
12 8 (0.13%) WAP
13 7 (0.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1198 (19.60%) Data Centre
2 357 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 206 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 187 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 152 (2.49%) Driving Licence
6 136 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
7 105 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 75 (1.23%) Clustering
9 70 (1.15%) PKI
10 64 (1.05%) iPad
11 63 (1.03%) RSA SecurID
12 55 (0.90%) Private Cloud
13 53 (0.87%) e-Health
13 53 (0.87%) IVR
14 52 (0.85%) Statistics
15 50 (0.82%) Virtual Team
16 40 (0.65%) FMCG
16 40 (0.65%) Replication
17 37 (0.61%) EMC VNX
18 34 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1447 (23.67%) Windows
2 866 (14.17%) Linux
3 777 (12.71%) Windows Server
4 427 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 421 (6.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 303 (4.96%) Unix
7 218 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 202 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 123 (2.01%) Windows 8
10 109 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 77 (1.26%) Windows 10
12 69 (1.13%) CentOS
13 55 (0.90%) Windows XP
14 44 (0.72%) Mac OS X
15 38 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
16 33 (0.54%) Solaris
17 29 (0.47%) AIX
18 27 (0.44%) Android
19 24 (0.39%) Ubuntu
20 20 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1328 (21.73%) ITIL
2 518 (8.48%) Network Design
3 474 (7.76%) Load Balancing
4 461 (7.54%) Presales
5 435 (7.12%) Network Monitoring
6 341 (5.58%) Network Management
7 336 (5.50%) Project Management
8 304 (4.97%) Service Delivery
9 272 (4.45%) Change Management
10 256 (4.19%) Information Security
11 247 (4.04%) Mentoring
12 236 (3.86%) Service Management
13 233 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 231 (3.78%) High Availability
15 220 (3.60%) Migration
16 185 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
17 184 (3.01%) SIEM
18 182 (2.98%) Incident Management
19 179 (2.93%) Network Architecture
20 170 (2.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 278 (4.55%) SQL
2 201 (3.29%) Python
3 167 (2.73%) PowerShell
4 132 (2.16%) C
5 126 (2.06%) Perl
6 75 (1.23%) Bash Shell
7 61 (1.00%) Ruby
8 45 (0.74%) PHP
9 37 (0.61%) C++
10 36 (0.59%) Java
11 27 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 23 (0.38%) VBScript
13 22 (0.36%) VB
14 18 (0.29%) Tcl
15 13 (0.21%) C#
15 13 (0.21%) JavaScript
16 12 (0.20%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.098%) VBA
18 3 (0.049%) Bourne shell
19 2 (0.033%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3714 (60.77%) CCNA
2 3539 (57.90%) CCNP
3 1059 (17.33%) CCIE
4 990 (16.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 722 (11.81%) MCSE
6 621 (10.16%) Degree
7 547 (8.95%) Security Cleared
8 414 (6.77%) SC Cleared
9 397 (6.50%) MCSA
10 390 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 357 (5.84%) CISSP
12 316 (5.17%) CCDP
13 305 (4.99%) CCSE
14 286 (4.68%) MCITP
15 275 (4.50%) CCSA
16 274 (4.48%) JNCIA
17 267 (4.37%) CCSP
18 242 (3.96%) MCP
19 209 (3.42%) JNCIP
20 199 (3.26%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 614 (10.05%) SLA
2 259 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 120 (1.96%) PCI DSS
4 39 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (0.44%) QA
6 17 (0.28%) COBIT
6 17 (0.28%) HIPAA
7 16 (0.26%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.16%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.049%) BS7799
9 3 (0.049%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.049%) RMADS
10 2 (0.033%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.033%) GPG13
10 2 (0.033%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.016%) COSHH
11 1 (0.016%) FISMA
11 1 (0.016%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.016%) ISO15022
11 1 (0.016%) ISO20022
System Software
1 914 (14.95%) Active Directory
2 777 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 333 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 260 (4.25%) vSphere
5 159 (2.60%) XenApp
6 60 (0.98%) VMware ESX
7 56 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
8 54 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 46 (0.75%) Firmware
10 42 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 39 (0.64%) XenServer
12 35 (0.57%) XenDesktop
13 34 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
14 31 (0.51%) vCloud
15 28 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
16 27 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 26 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
18 24 (0.39%) ISA Server
19 22 (0.36%) Xen
20 19 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 306 (5.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 179 (2.93%) Cisco UCCX
3 144 (2.36%) Nagios
4 135 (2.21%) Cisco Prime
5 125 (2.05%) Cisco UCCE
6 109 (1.78%) SCCM
7 96 (1.57%) FortiGate
8 80 (1.31%) Cacti
9 73 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
10 64 (1.05%) SCOM
11 61 (1.00%) Backup Exec
12 60 (0.98%) Puppet
13 46 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
14 44 (0.72%) WSUS
15 42 (0.69%) OpenView
16 38 (0.62%) Nessus
17 33 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
18 32 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
19 27 (0.44%) HP NNM
20 26 (0.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5000 (81.81%) Cisco
2 1433 (23.45%) Juniper
3 1391 (22.76%) VMware
4 1388 (22.71%) Microsoft
5 1318 (21.56%) CheckPoint
6 926 (15.15%) F5
7 633 (10.36%) HP
8 549 (8.98%) Citrix
9 493 (8.07%) Palo Alto
10 423 (6.92%) SolarWinds
11 282 (4.61%) Avaya
12 212 (3.47%) Fortinet
13 195 (3.19%) Riverbed
14 176 (2.88%) NetApp
15 170 (2.78%) Red Hat
16 159 (2.60%) Blue Coat
17 156 (2.55%) Meraki
18 135 (2.21%) EMC
19 133 (2.18%) Dell
20 116 (1.90%) Symantec
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50k + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago