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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
UK
Rank 85 85 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2723 3265 3168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.23% 3.27% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 11.64% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2222 2771 2610
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
21316 28046 29397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.26% 28.06% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16869 22450 23520
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -1 2570 £45,000 -5.26% 218
London -2 941 £54,000 +2.85% 77
South East +6 727 £45,000 -10.00% 52
West Midlands -4 196 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Surrey +33 187 £40,000 -11.11% 14
East of England -26 175 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Berkshire -25 160 £52,500 -4.54% 9
North West -7 151 £40,000 - 20
City of London -6 142 £55,000 +4.76% 29
Yorkshire -8 140 £36,000 -20.00% 11
Hampshire -8 135 £45,000 +7.78% 10
South West +6 127 £45,000 +20.00% 13
West Yorkshire +20 106 £37,500 -16.66% 10
East Midlands +10 104 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Manchester -6 103 £40,000 -3.61% 18
Leeds +30 86 £38,000 -15.55% 6
Hertfordshire -11 86 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Reading -4 80 £55,000 -4.34% 4
East Sussex - 73 £40,000 - 5
Brighton - 71 £40,000 - 4
Scotland +47 68 £38,500 +2.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 61 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bedfordshire +5 58 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Birmingham -33 46 £48,000 +20.00% 6
Worcestershire +6 45 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Milton Keynes +45 42 £42,500 -
Reigate +49 41 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Bristol +16 41 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Northamptonshire +31 39 £44,000 +0.57% 4
North East +30 39 £25,000 +13.63% 2

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 4494 (78.68%) Cisco
2 3412 (59.73%) CCNA
3 3375 (59.09%) CCNP
4 2949 (51.63%) Firewall
5 1848 (32.35%) WAN
6 1708 (29.90%) LAN
7 1371 (24.00%) Windows
8 1341 (23.48%) Juniper
9 1255 (21.97%) VPN
10 1190 (20.83%) ITIL
11 1162 (20.34%) VMware
12 1160 (20.31%) BGP
13 1158 (20.27%) CheckPoint
14 1152 (20.17%) Cisco ASA
15 1147 (20.08%) Data Centre
16 1100 (19.26%) Network Security
17 1099 (19.24%) Microsoft
18 1090 (19.08%) MPLS
19 1052 (18.42%) OSPF
20 1042 (18.24%) Wireless
21 964 (16.88%) CCIE
22 948 (16.60%) DNS
23 920 (16.11%) Microsoft Certification
24 911 (15.95%) Active Directory
25 843 (14.76%) TCP/IP
26 823 (14.41%) F5
27 801 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
28 776 (13.59%) VoIP
29 770 (13.48%) Telecoms
30 766 (13.41%) Linux

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
1 410 (7.18%) MS Exchange
2 214 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 154 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 147 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 137 (2.40%) IIS
6 81 (1.42%) Apache
7 78 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 70 (1.23%) SharePoint
9 39 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 28 (0.49%) Tomcat
11 21 (0.37%) IBM Notes
12 17 (0.30%) Apache Pig
12 17 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
14 14 (0.25%) JBoss
14 14 (0.25%) nginx
14 14 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 542 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 226 (3.96%) MS Office
3 102 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 58 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (0.44%) MS Project
6 8 (0.14%) S-PLUS
7 6 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.070%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.053%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.053%) Bankmaster
3 3 (0.053%) Cisco SocialMiner
4 2 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.018%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 278 (4.87%) Office 365
2 193 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 183 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
4 99 (1.73%) SaaS
5 66 (1.16%) IaaS
6 59 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 37 (0.65%) PaaS
8 20 (0.35%) G Suite
9 17 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (0.28%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.088%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.088%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.088%) Slack
12 3 (0.053%) Akamai
12 3 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.035%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.035%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.035%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.035%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.035%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 2949 (51.63%) Firewall
2 1848 (32.35%) WAN
3 1708 (29.90%) LAN
4 1255 (21.97%) VPN
5 1160 (20.31%) BGP
6 1152 (20.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1100 (19.26%) Network Security
8 1090 (19.08%) MPLS
9 1052 (18.42%) OSPF
10 1042 (18.24%) Wireless
11 948 (16.60%) DNS
12 843 (14.76%) TCP/IP
13 776 (13.59%) VoIP
14 726 (12.71%) Cisco Nexus
15 606 (10.61%) DHCP
16 555 (9.72%) VLAN
17 431 (7.55%) Cisco IOS
18 415 (7.27%) EIGRP
19 385 (6.74%) SAN
20 382 (6.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 64 (1.12%) MySQL
3 45 (0.79%) Big Data
4 34 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 20 (0.35%) MongoDB
6 20 (0.35%) NoSQL
6 20 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (0.30%) Apache Hive
8 13 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (0.14%) Redis
10 8 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.070%) Aerospike
12 4 (0.070%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.053%) GIS
13 3 (0.053%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 25 (0.44%) JIRA
3 20 (0.35%) Subversion
4 13 (0.23%) PHPUnit
5 11 (0.19%) Redmine
6 10 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (0.14%) git-flow
9 7 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.12%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.12%) CodeSonar
9 7 (0.12%) Robot Framework
9 7 (0.12%) Selenium
9 7 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.11%) Burp Suite
11 4 (0.070%) WinDbg
12 2 (0.035%) Gerrit
12 2 (0.035%) Trac
13 1 (0.018%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.018%) Visual Studio
General
1 770 (13.48%) Telecoms
2 760 (13.31%) Finance
3 249 (4.36%) Banking
4 179 (3.13%) Retail
5 80 (1.40%) Legal
6 74 (1.30%) Marketing
7 73 (1.28%) Games
8 61 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 50 (0.88%) Back Office
10 42 (0.74%) Law
11 37 (0.65%) Advertising
12 35 (0.61%) Investment Banking
12 35 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 32 (0.56%) Publishing
14 30 (0.53%) French Language
15 26 (0.46%) Billing
16 24 (0.42%) Financial Institution
17 22 (0.39%) Military
18 15 (0.26%) Electronics
19 14 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2455 (42.98%) Network Engineer
2 831 (14.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 624 (10.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 577 (10.10%) Support Engineer
5 562 (9.84%) Senior Network Engineer
6 498 (8.72%) Analyst
7 440 (7.70%) Consultant
8 393 (6.88%) Security Engineer
9 348 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 336 (5.88%) Network Support
11 332 (5.81%) Architect
12 310 (5.43%) Network Security Engineer
13 298 (5.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 248 (4.34%) Network Support Engineer
15 235 (4.11%) Network Consultant
16 219 (3.83%) Network Analyst
17 187 (3.27%) Juniper Engineer
18 177 (3.10%) Cisco Support
19 174 (3.05%) 3rd Line Support
20 168 (2.94%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (2.31%) 802.1X
2 78 (1.37%) XMPP
3 57 (1.00%) Web Services
4 33 (0.58%) LAMP
5 29 (0.51%) Java EE
5 29 (0.51%) STL
6 23 (0.40%) .NET
7 22 (0.39%) REST
8 20 (0.35%) SOAP
9 19 (0.33%) Middleware
10 18 (0.32%) jQuery
10 18 (0.32%) XML
11 16 (0.28%) HTML
12 13 (0.23%) CakePHP
12 13 (0.23%) JSON
13 12 (0.21%) SAX
14 10 (0.18%) Regular Expression
15 8 (0.14%) ASP.NET
15 8 (0.14%) CSS
15 8 (0.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1147 (20.08%) Data Centre
2 348 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 218 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 170 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 154 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 71 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
7 68 (1.19%) Clustering
8 50 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 50 (0.88%) Virtual Team
9 48 (0.84%) Replication
10 46 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 46 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
11 45 (0.79%) PKI
12 44 (0.77%) IVR
13 43 (0.75%) Mathematics
14 35 (0.61%) BYOD
15 33 (0.58%) Public Cloud
16 31 (0.54%) Statistics
17 30 (0.53%) Client/Server
18 29 (0.51%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1371 (24.00%) Windows
2 766 (13.41%) Linux
3 694 (12.15%) Windows Server
4 337 (5.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 317 (5.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 256 (4.48%) Unix
7 173 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 169 (2.96%) Windows 7
9 93 (1.63%) Windows 8
10 85 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 78 (1.37%) Windows 10
12 65 (1.14%) CentOS
13 62 (1.09%) Mac OS X
14 45 (0.79%) Android
15 41 (0.72%) Windows XP
16 40 (0.70%) Solaris
17 25 (0.44%) Ubuntu
18 24 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 24 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
19 20 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1190 (20.83%) ITIL
2 549 (9.61%) Network Design
3 436 (7.63%) Presales
4 394 (6.90%) Network Management
5 361 (6.32%) Load Balancing
6 317 (5.55%) Project Management
7 278 (4.87%) High Availability
8 276 (4.83%) Mentoring
9 255 (4.46%) Network Monitoring
10 247 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
11 241 (4.22%) Information Security
12 233 (4.08%) Service Management
13 227 (3.97%) Migration
14 223 (3.90%) Change Control
15 216 (3.78%) Service Delivery
16 207 (3.62%) Cybersecurity
17 204 (3.57%) Change Management
18 194 (3.40%) Network Architecture
19 165 (2.89%) Kalman Filter
19 165 (2.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 286 (5.01%) SQL
2 143 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 135 (2.36%) C
4 121 (2.12%) Python
5 79 (1.38%) Perl
6 76 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 66 (1.16%) Java
8 62 (1.09%) PHP
9 43 (0.75%) JavaScript
10 40 (0.70%) C#
11 38 (0.67%) C++
12 32 (0.56%) VB
13 31 (0.54%) Objective-C
14 20 (0.35%) VBScript
15 11 (0.19%) Korn
16 7 (0.12%) Ruby
17 6 (0.11%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.088%) Tcl
19 4 (0.070%) R
20 3 (0.053%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3412 (59.73%) CCNA
2 3375 (59.09%) CCNP
3 964 (16.88%) CCIE
4 920 (16.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 661 (11.57%) MCSE
6 578 (10.12%) Degree
7 512 (8.96%) Security Cleared
8 354 (6.20%) MCSA
9 347 (6.07%) CISSP
10 321 (5.62%) SC Cleared
11 288 (5.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 259 (4.53%) JNCIA
13 256 (4.48%) MCP
14 249 (4.36%) CCDP
15 226 (3.96%) CCSA
16 223 (3.90%) CCSE
17 208 (3.64%) JNCIP
18 198 (3.47%) CCSP
19 185 (3.24%) MCITP
20 166 (2.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (7.25%) SLA
2 185 (3.24%) PCI DSS
3 184 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (0.89%) QA
5 21 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.28%) COBIT
7 13 (0.23%) GPG13
8 10 (0.18%) JSP 440
9 8 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.088%) GCP
11 4 (0.070%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.053%) GDPR
13 2 (0.035%) FISMA
14 1 (0.018%) FIPS 140-2
14 1 (0.018%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.018%) PMBOK
System Software
1 911 (15.95%) Active Directory
2 801 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 381 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 202 (3.54%) vSphere
5 101 (1.77%) XenApp
6 78 (1.37%) Firmware
7 64 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 60 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
9 59 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
10 42 (0.74%) Terminal Services
11 37 (0.65%) ProxySG
12 34 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
13 30 (0.53%) ISA Server
14 27 (0.47%) XenDesktop
15 24 (0.42%) Xen
16 22 (0.39%) Docker
17 21 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
17 21 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
18 20 (0.35%) KVM
18 20 (0.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 305 (5.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 169 (2.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 152 (2.66%) FortiGate
4 144 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
5 130 (2.28%) Cisco UCCE
6 127 (2.22%) Nagios
7 114 (2.00%) SCCM
8 108 (1.89%) Puppet
9 58 (1.02%) WSUS
10 47 (0.82%) Backup Exec
10 47 (0.82%) SCOM
11 37 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
12 31 (0.54%) OpenNMS
13 30 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
14 29 (0.51%) Ansible
15 28 (0.49%) Cacti
16 27 (0.47%) Cisco CME
17 24 (0.42%) AirWatch
18 22 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
19 19 (0.33%) RANCID
Vendors
1 4494 (78.68%) Cisco
2 1341 (23.48%) Juniper
3 1162 (20.34%) VMware
4 1158 (20.27%) CheckPoint
5 1099 (19.24%) Microsoft
6 823 (14.41%) F5
7 736 (12.89%) Palo Alto
8 465 (8.14%) HP
9 322 (5.64%) Citrix
10 312 (5.46%) Fortinet
11 288 (5.04%) SolarWinds
12 250 (4.38%) Riverbed
13 238 (4.17%) Avaya
14 173 (3.03%) NetApp
15 157 (2.75%) Dell
16 152 (2.66%) Brocade
17 145 (2.54%) Extreme Networks
18 141 (2.47%) Meraki
19 121 (2.12%) EMC
20 112 (1.96%) Aruba
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum £65k + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + inc car allow + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k + 35% shift
Posted: 3 hours ago