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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 94 92 125
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2913 3418 2995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.97% 3.16% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.94% 11.48% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2502 2741 2487
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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
26629 29765 33279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.53% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21456 23390 26676
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -3 2716 £46,500 +3.33% 266
London -27 961 £55,000 +10.00% 95
South East -8 835 £45,000 - 60
Berkshire +7 299 £52,500 +16.66% 16
East of England +22 215 £45,000 +7.78% 18
City of London -9 203 £55,000 +4.76% 24
Surrey +12 185 £45,000 -5.26% 15
West Midlands -3 174 £42,000 +12.00% 20
Yorkshire -18 174 £42,500 -5.55% 31
South West +24 164 £35,000 -15.66% 11
Hampshire -19 149 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Reading +8 135 £57,500 +21.05% 6
North West 0 126 £38,750 -8.82% 19
Hertfordshire +34 124 £42,500 +8.97% 11
West Yorkshire -32 102 £43,750 -2.77% 20
Scotland +12 67 £42,500 -3.40% 14
Birmingham -30 65 £50,000 +14.94% 12
Leeds -65 62 £47,500 +5.55% 16
Kent +5 61 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 58 £41,250 -13.15% 7
Manchester -18 58 £40,000 -15.78% 9
Wales -22 51 £29,000 -22.66% 1
South Wales -16 48 £30,500 -15.27% 1
Guildford +23 47 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Bracknell +3 46 £50,000 +47.05% 3
East Midlands -5 46 £36,500 +4.96% 11
Wiltshire -2 45 £32,000 -22.89% 2
North Yorkshire +16 43 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Basingstoke +17 41 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Hemel Hempstead +33 40 £45,000 +56.52% 3

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 5129 (82.30%) Cisco
2 3757 (60.29%) CCNA
3 3636 (58.34%) CCNP
4 3256 (52.25%) Firewall
5 2180 (34.98%) WAN
6 1949 (31.27%) LAN
7 1503 (24.12%) Cisco ASA
8 1481 (23.76%) Juniper
9 1476 (23.68%) Windows
10 1445 (23.19%) VPN
11 1444 (23.17%) Microsoft
12 1401 (22.48%) VMware
13 1346 (21.60%) CheckPoint
14 1282 (20.57%) Wireless
15 1279 (20.52%) ITIL
16 1273 (20.43%) Data Centre
17 1207 (19.37%) Network Security
18 1200 (19.26%) MPLS
19 1141 (18.31%) BGP
20 1111 (17.83%) CCIE
21 1046 (16.78%) OSPF
22 1024 (16.43%) TCP/IP
23 983 (15.77%) Microsoft Certification
24 978 (15.69%) F5
25 939 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
26 933 (14.97%) Active Directory
27 899 (14.43%) Finance
28 893 (14.33%) Linux
29 834 (13.38%) VoIP
30 797 (12.79%) 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
1 521 (8.36%) MS Exchange
2 243 (3.90%) Skype for Business
3 232 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 164 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 134 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 125 (2.01%) IIS
7 123 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 60 (0.96%) Apache
9 33 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 32 (0.51%) OpenStack
11 30 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2000
11 30 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 22 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.24%) Apache Pig
14 15 (0.24%) IBM Notes
15 13 (0.21%) CloudStack
16 11 (0.18%) JBoss
17 9 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 630 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 321 (5.15%) MS Office
3 169 (2.71%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.14%) MS Project
6 6 (0.096%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.048%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.048%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.016%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.24%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 8 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.096%) Bankmaster
5 6 (0.096%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.064%) Eikon
8 3 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.016%) FastStats
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.016%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 262 (4.20%) Office 365
2 152 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 133 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 87 (1.40%) SaaS
5 53 (0.85%) IaaS
6 52 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 13 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.16%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (0.14%) Yammer
11 6 (0.096%) PaaS
12 5 (0.080%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.048%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.032%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.032%) Nimbula
15 1 (0.016%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.016%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.016%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 3256 (52.25%) Firewall
2 2180 (34.98%) WAN
3 1949 (31.27%) LAN
4 1503 (24.12%) Cisco ASA
5 1445 (23.19%) VPN
6 1282 (20.57%) Wireless
7 1207 (19.37%) Network Security
8 1200 (19.26%) MPLS
9 1141 (18.31%) BGP
10 1046 (16.78%) OSPF
11 1024 (16.43%) TCP/IP
12 939 (15.07%) Cisco Nexus
13 834 (13.38%) VoIP
14 721 (11.57%) DNS
15 558 (8.95%) EIGRP
16 491 (7.88%) VLAN
17 484 (7.77%) DHCP
18 468 (7.51%) Internet
19 425 (6.82%) SAN
20 402 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 48 (0.77%) Big Data
3 43 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (0.66%) MySQL
5 32 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 30 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 30 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 18 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 15 (0.24%) Apache Hive
9 13 (0.21%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.16%) Data Mining
11 9 (0.14%) Redis
12 8 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.11%) Couchbase
13 7 (0.11%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.096%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.080%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.080%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.064%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 30 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
3 20 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 20 (0.32%) JIRA
4 18 (0.29%) Subversion
5 14 (0.22%) SoapUI
6 12 (0.19%) Jenkins
7 11 (0.18%) Metasploit
8 5 (0.080%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.048%) Burp Suite
9 3 (0.048%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.032%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.032%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.016%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.016%) MSI
General
1 899 (14.43%) Finance
2 719 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 295 (4.73%) Banking
4 152 (2.44%) Retail
5 85 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 77 (1.24%) Marketing
7 71 (1.14%) Legal
8 63 (1.01%) Law
9 56 (0.90%) Games
9 56 (0.90%) German Language
10 55 (0.88%) Advertising
11 49 (0.79%) Back Office
11 49 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 43 (0.69%) French Language
13 40 (0.64%) Electronics
14 37 (0.59%) Billing
15 30 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (0.40%) Italian Language
17 23 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2729 (43.79%) Network Engineer
2 1251 (20.07%) Cisco Engineer
3 938 (15.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 715 (11.47%) Support Engineer
5 682 (10.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 619 (9.93%) Analyst
7 535 (8.58%) Security Engineer
8 510 (8.18%) Consultant
9 475 (7.62%) Network Security Engineer
10 453 (7.27%) Network Support
11 414 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 355 (5.70%) Network Support Engineer
13 298 (4.78%) Network Consultant
14 289 (4.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 268 (4.30%) Network Analyst
16 265 (4.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 242 (3.88%) Cisco Support
18 239 (3.84%) Architect
19 234 (3.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
20 227 (3.64%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (2.13%) 802.1X
2 102 (1.64%) XMPP
3 43 (0.69%) Web Services
4 28 (0.45%) LAMP
5 25 (0.40%) CSS
6 20 (0.32%) XML
7 19 (0.30%) SOAP
8 17 (0.27%) Java EE
9 16 (0.26%) COM
9 16 (0.26%) Middleware
9 16 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
10 15 (0.24%) ActiveMQ
10 15 (0.24%) HTML
11 14 (0.22%) WCF
12 13 (0.21%) STL
13 12 (0.19%) .NET
13 12 (0.19%) VXML
14 8 (0.13%) WAP
15 7 (0.11%) JSON
15 7 (0.11%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1273 (20.43%) Data Centre
2 354 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 197 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 189 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 157 (2.52%) Driving Licence
6 149 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
7 96 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 81 (1.30%) Clustering
9 65 (1.04%) PKI
10 62 (0.99%) iPad
11 59 (0.95%) Private Cloud
12 58 (0.93%) RSA SecurID
13 55 (0.88%) IVR
14 52 (0.83%) e-Health
15 46 (0.74%) Statistics
16 44 (0.71%) Hedge funds
17 43 (0.69%) EMC VNX
18 40 (0.64%) Blackberry
19 37 (0.59%) FMCG
20 36 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1476 (23.68%) Windows
2 893 (14.33%) Linux
3 793 (12.72%) Windows Server
4 441 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 440 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 306 (4.91%) Unix
7 230 (3.69%) Windows 7
8 195 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 142 (2.28%) Windows 8
10 117 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 80 (1.28%) Windows 10
12 74 (1.19%) CentOS
13 59 (0.95%) Windows XP
14 43 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
15 42 (0.67%) Mac OS X
16 33 (0.53%) Solaris
17 32 (0.51%) Android
18 26 (0.42%) AIX
18 26 (0.42%) Ubuntu
19 25 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1279 (20.52%) ITIL
2 525 (8.42%) Network Design
3 503 (8.07%) Presales
4 498 (7.99%) Load Balancing
5 463 (7.43%) Network Monitoring
6 357 (5.73%) Network Management
7 343 (5.50%) Project Management
8 280 (4.49%) Service Delivery
9 268 (4.30%) Change Management
10 262 (4.20%) Information Security
11 239 (3.84%) Mentoring
12 236 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 230 (3.69%) Service Management
14 222 (3.56%) High Availability
15 217 (3.48%) Migration
16 185 (2.97%) Network Architecture
17 181 (2.90%) Incident Management
18 173 (2.78%) PRINCE2
19 172 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
20 165 (2.65%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 282 (4.53%) SQL
2 196 (3.15%) Python
3 144 (2.31%) C
3 144 (2.31%) PowerShell
4 121 (1.94%) Perl
5 90 (1.44%) Bash Shell
6 59 (0.95%) Ruby
7 48 (0.77%) PHP
8 40 (0.64%) Java
9 38 (0.61%) C++
10 28 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 20 (0.32%) VB
12 18 (0.29%) VBScript
13 15 (0.24%) C#
14 13 (0.21%) JavaScript
14 13 (0.21%) Objective-C
14 13 (0.21%) Tcl
15 10 (0.16%) VBA
16 4 (0.064%) Korn
17 3 (0.048%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3757 (60.29%) CCNA
2 3636 (58.34%) CCNP
3 1111 (17.83%) CCIE
4 983 (15.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 726 (11.65%) MCSE
6 623 (10.00%) Degree
7 535 (8.58%) Security Cleared
8 411 (6.59%) SC Cleared
9 394 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 375 (6.02%) CISSP
11 372 (5.97%) MCSA
12 340 (5.46%) CCDP
13 317 (5.09%) CCSE
14 295 (4.73%) MCITP
15 276 (4.43%) CCSA
16 262 (4.20%) JNCIA
17 254 (4.08%) CCSP
18 247 (3.96%) MCP
19 210 (3.37%) CCDA
20 189 (3.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 597 (9.58%) SLA
2 263 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 114 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 41 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 31 (0.50%) QA
6 24 (0.39%) COBIT
7 15 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 11 (0.18%) ISO27002
10 5 (0.080%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.064%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.048%) BS7799
13 2 (0.032%) COSO
13 2 (0.032%) GPG13
13 2 (0.032%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.032%) RMADS
14 1 (0.016%) COSHH
14 1 (0.016%) ISO15022
14 1 (0.016%) ISO20022
14 1 (0.016%) SAS 70
System Software
1 933 (14.97%) Active Directory
2 797 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 316 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 270 (4.33%) vSphere
5 148 (2.37%) XenApp
6 59 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 55 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 40 (0.64%) XenServer
10 39 (0.63%) Firmware
11 37 (0.59%) vCloud
12 34 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
13 32 (0.51%) XenDesktop
14 25 (0.40%) VMware Server
14 25 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
15 22 (0.35%) ISA Server
15 22 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 22 (0.35%) Xen
16 20 (0.32%) NFS
17 18 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 316 (5.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 187 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 149 (2.39%) Nagios
4 141 (2.26%) Cisco Prime
4 141 (2.26%) Cisco UCCE
5 102 (1.64%) SCCM
6 89 (1.43%) FortiGate
7 82 (1.32%) Cacti
8 73 (1.17%) Backup Exec
8 73 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 66 (1.06%) Puppet
10 61 (0.98%) SCOM
11 55 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
12 43 (0.69%) OpenView
12 43 (0.69%) WSUS
13 34 (0.55%) Nessus
14 31 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
15 29 (0.47%) HP NNM
16 27 (0.43%) NetBackup
17 26 (0.42%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5129 (82.30%) Cisco
2 1481 (23.76%) Juniper
3 1444 (23.17%) Microsoft
4 1401 (22.48%) VMware
5 1346 (21.60%) CheckPoint
6 978 (15.69%) F5
7 654 (10.49%) HP
8 528 (8.47%) Citrix
9 493 (7.91%) Palo Alto
10 417 (6.69%) SolarWinds
11 299 (4.80%) Avaya
12 211 (3.39%) Riverbed
13 210 (3.37%) Fortinet
14 189 (3.03%) NetApp
15 184 (2.95%) Red Hat
16 176 (2.82%) Meraki
17 164 (2.63%) Blue Coat
18 142 (2.28%) EMC
19 139 (2.23%) Dell
20 116 (1.86%) Symantec
Crawley, West Sussex
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent on-top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday