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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 85 93 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 3058 3234 3250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.20% 2.99% 2.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.28% 10.94% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2589 2724 2680
Median salary £44,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.29% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,100 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
24908 29553 30654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.30% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20025 23844 23923
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +4 2853 £45,000 -3.22% 254
South East +19 944 £45,000 - 74
London -25 905 £52,500 +5.00% 80
Berkshire +10 232 £45,000 -5.26% 9
South West +48 226 £37,750 -11.17% 19
Surrey +22 224 £42,250 -6.11% 22
West Midlands -2 224 £40,500 -4.70% 17
Hampshire +26 178 £43,000 -4.44% 17
East of England -14 173 £42,500 - 13
North West +11 144 £36,750 -26.50% 17
Yorkshire -53 121 £38,000 -15.55% 12
Buckinghamshire 0 113 £42,500 +6.25% 6
City of London -40 112 £55,000 - 22
Hertfordshire +12 106 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Birmingham -33 95 £41,500 -17.00% 2
Manchester +26 94 £36,500 -30.47% 12
Reading +14 94 £57,500 +21.05% 4
West Yorkshire -41 94 £38,000 -15.55% 10
Kent +29 91 £36,250 +0.69% 2
Wiltshire +17 86 £35,000 -22.22% 5
East Midlands +6 84 £33,000 -12.00% 16
Leeds -28 78 £38,000 -22.05% 7
Gloucestershire +25 65 £45,000 -21.73% 4
Scotland +24 56 £38,670 +4.51% 7
Wales +28 53 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Southampton +32 48 £40,750 -9.44% 6
South Wales +27 48 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Milton Keynes +3 48 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Coventry +26 45 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Reigate +26 43 £50,000 -6.97% 3

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 4649 (78.64%) Cisco
2 3771 (63.79%) CCNA
3 3295 (55.73%) CCNP
4 3023 (51.13%) Firewall
5 1983 (33.54%) WAN
6 1787 (30.23%) LAN
7 1505 (25.46%) Windows
8 1451 (24.54%) ITIL
9 1379 (23.33%) VMware
10 1347 (22.78%) VPN
11 1293 (21.87%) Microsoft
12 1223 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
13 1215 (20.55%) CheckPoint
14 1202 (20.33%) Juniper
15 1108 (18.74%) BGP
16 1081 (18.28%) Wireless
17 1064 (18.00%) MPLS
18 1063 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
19 1043 (17.64%) Network Security
20 1013 (17.13%) Data Centre
21 997 (16.86%) Active Directory
22 952 (16.10%) OSPF
23 925 (15.65%) TCP/IP
24 897 (15.17%) CCIE
25 887 (15.00%) Finance
26 874 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
27 851 (14.39%) Linux
28 794 (13.43%) DNS
29 782 (13.23%) VoIP
30 770 (13.02%) Windows Server

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
1 576 (9.74%) MS Exchange
2 259 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 177 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
4 167 (2.82%) Skype for Business
5 159 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 158 (2.67%) IIS
7 97 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 86 (1.45%) Apache
9 44 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 36 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 30 (0.51%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.29%) JBoss
13 14 (0.24%) Apache Pig
14 13 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.22%) IBM Notes
14 13 (0.22%) nginx
15 10 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 9 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
17 8 (0.14%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 624 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 215 (3.64%) MS Office
3 108 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 36 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.41%) MS Project
6 4 (0.068%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.051%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.051%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.034%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (0.32%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 12 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.068%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.034%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.017%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 290 (4.91%) Office 365
2 168 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 144 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 99 (1.67%) SaaS
5 73 (1.23%) IaaS
6 39 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (0.46%) PaaS
8 13 (0.22%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.14%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.085%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.085%) Slack
12 3 (0.051%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.034%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.034%) Nimbula
13 2 (0.034%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.017%) Amazon Glacier
14 1 (0.017%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3023 (51.13%) Firewall
2 1983 (33.54%) WAN
3 1787 (30.23%) LAN
4 1347 (22.78%) VPN
5 1223 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1108 (18.74%) BGP
7 1081 (18.28%) Wireless
8 1064 (18.00%) MPLS
9 1043 (17.64%) Network Security
10 952 (16.10%) OSPF
11 925 (15.65%) TCP/IP
12 794 (13.43%) DNS
13 782 (13.23%) VoIP
14 734 (12.42%) Cisco Nexus
15 588 (9.95%) DHCP
16 498 (8.42%) EIGRP
17 476 (8.05%) SAN
18 475 (8.03%) Internet
19 446 (7.54%) VLAN
20 378 (6.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 50 (0.85%) Big Data
3 45 (0.76%) MySQL
4 29 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 23 (0.39%) NoSQL
6 21 (0.36%) MongoDB
6 21 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (0.25%) Relational Database
10 14 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (0.24%) Apache Hive
10 14 (0.24%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.17%) Aerospike
12 8 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.10%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (0.10%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.085%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.085%) Redis
14 5 (0.085%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 26 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 26 (0.44%) Subversion
3 22 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 19 (0.32%) PHPUnit
5 16 (0.27%) JIRA
6 15 (0.25%) Burp Suite
7 9 (0.15%) Metasploit
8 7 (0.12%) Redmine
9 5 (0.085%) git-flow
9 5 (0.085%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.068%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.068%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.068%) CodeSonar
10 4 (0.068%) Robot Framework
10 4 (0.068%) Selenium
11 1 (0.017%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.017%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.017%) Visual Studio
General
1 887 (15.00%) Finance
2 737 (12.47%) Telecoms
3 261 (4.41%) Banking
4 170 (2.88%) Retail
5 77 (1.30%) Games
6 76 (1.29%) Marketing
7 72 (1.22%) Legal
8 56 (0.95%) Advertising
9 53 (0.90%) Law
10 50 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 47 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 42 (0.71%) Back Office
13 36 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 35 (0.59%) Publishing
15 26 (0.44%) French Language
16 25 (0.42%) Billing
17 21 (0.36%) Financial Institution
18 20 (0.34%) Electronics
19 19 (0.32%) Italian Language
20 15 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 2420 (40.93%) Network Engineer
2 937 (15.85%) Cisco Engineer
3 728 (12.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 689 (11.65%) Support Engineer
5 598 (10.12%) Analyst
6 569 (9.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 463 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 407 (6.88%) Consultant
9 399 (6.75%) Security Engineer
10 390 (6.60%) Network Support
11 336 (5.68%) Network Security Engineer
12 301 (5.09%) Network Support Engineer
13 295 (4.99%) Architect
14 274 (4.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 235 (3.97%) Network Analyst
16 225 (3.81%) Network Consultant
17 201 (3.40%) Cisco Support
18 174 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
19 169 (2.86%) Administrator
20 168 (2.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (1.96%) 802.1X
2 63 (1.07%) XMPP
3 52 (0.88%) Web Services
4 36 (0.61%) Middleware
5 32 (0.54%) XML
6 31 (0.52%) LAMP
7 26 (0.44%) jQuery
8 25 (0.42%) Java EE
8 25 (0.42%) REST
8 25 (0.42%) SOAP
8 25 (0.42%) STL
9 22 (0.37%) JSON
10 19 (0.32%) .NET
10 19 (0.32%) CakePHP
10 19 (0.32%) CSS
11 18 (0.30%) HTML
12 8 (0.14%) COM
12 8 (0.14%) Regular Expression
13 7 (0.12%) Flash
13 7 (0.12%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1013 (17.13%) Data Centre
2 387 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 228 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 189 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 153 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 109 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
7 88 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 71 (1.20%) Clustering
9 69 (1.17%) PKI
10 66 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 65 (1.10%) Statistics
12 57 (0.96%) Replication
13 56 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
14 54 (0.91%) Virtual Team
15 49 (0.83%) IVR
16 45 (0.76%) CMDB
17 39 (0.66%) Mobile App
17 39 (0.66%) Security Operations Centre
18 38 (0.64%) Private Cloud
19 37 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1505 (25.46%) Windows
2 851 (14.39%) Linux
3 770 (13.02%) Windows Server
4 376 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 363 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 275 (4.65%) Unix
7 202 (3.42%) Windows 7
8 188 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 131 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 115 (1.95%) Windows 8
11 81 (1.37%) Windows 10
12 79 (1.34%) Mac OS X
13 66 (1.12%) CentOS
14 49 (0.83%) Windows XP
15 43 (0.73%) Android
16 40 (0.68%) Solaris
17 29 (0.49%) AIX
17 29 (0.49%) Ubuntu
17 29 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
18 20 (0.34%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1451 (24.54%) ITIL
2 469 (7.93%) Network Design
3 410 (6.94%) Presales
4 387 (6.55%) Load Balancing
5 343 (5.80%) Project Management
6 341 (5.77%) Network Management
7 312 (5.28%) Network Monitoring
8 309 (5.23%) Service Delivery
9 290 (4.91%) Change Management
10 269 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 266 (4.50%) Service Management
12 262 (4.43%) High Availability
13 233 (3.94%) Migration
14 227 (3.84%) Change Control
15 226 (3.82%) Information Security
16 216 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
17 194 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
18 175 (2.96%) Cybersecurity
18 175 (2.96%) Kalman Filter
19 168 (2.84%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 296 (5.01%) SQL
2 218 (3.69%) PowerShell
3 190 (3.21%) Python
4 151 (2.55%) C
5 126 (2.13%) Perl
6 74 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 62 (1.05%) PHP
8 46 (0.78%) Java
9 41 (0.69%) C++
10 38 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 38 (0.64%) Ruby
11 34 (0.58%) C#
12 28 (0.47%) Objective-C
13 27 (0.46%) Shell Script
14 26 (0.44%) VB
15 21 (0.36%) VBScript
16 16 (0.27%) Tcl
17 9 (0.15%) Korn
18 5 (0.085%) R
19 3 (0.051%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3771 (63.79%) CCNA
2 3295 (55.73%) CCNP
3 1063 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 897 (15.17%) CCIE
5 738 (12.48%) MCSE
6 588 (9.95%) Security Cleared
7 553 (9.35%) Degree
8 448 (7.58%) MCSA
9 402 (6.80%) SC Cleared
10 394 (6.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 363 (6.14%) CISSP
12 285 (4.82%) MCP
13 271 (4.58%) MCITP
14 266 (4.50%) CCDP
15 263 (4.45%) CCSE
16 239 (4.04%) JNCIA
17 231 (3.91%) CCSP
18 213 (3.60%) CCSA
19 204 (3.45%) JNCIS
20 176 (2.98%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 585 (9.90%) SLA
2 266 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 199 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 52 (0.88%) QA
5 23 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.27%) HIPAA
7 14 (0.24%) GPG13
7 14 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.15%) COBIT
9 7 (0.12%) ISO27002
10 6 (0.10%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.051%) RMADS
11 3 (0.051%) SAS 70
12 1 (0.017%) COSHH
12 1 (0.017%) DICOM
12 1 (0.017%) FIPS 140-2
12 1 (0.017%) FISMA
12 1 (0.017%) HL7
12 1 (0.017%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.017%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 997 (16.86%) Active Directory
2 874 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 382 (6.46%) Hyper-V
4 283 (4.79%) vSphere
5 174 (2.94%) XenApp
6 79 (1.34%) Firmware
7 78 (1.32%) VMware ESX
8 68 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
9 52 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 45 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
11 43 (0.73%) XenDesktop
12 42 (0.71%) Terminal Services
13 40 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 39 (0.66%) ISA Server
15 32 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
16 30 (0.51%) XenServer
17 27 (0.46%) vCloud
18 26 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
18 26 (0.44%) Xen
19 21 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 275 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 153 (2.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 135 (2.28%) SCCM
4 129 (2.18%) Cisco Prime
5 114 (1.93%) FortiGate
6 110 (1.86%) Cisco UCCE
6 110 (1.86%) Nagios
7 95 (1.61%) Puppet
8 82 (1.39%) SCOM
9 56 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 52 (0.88%) WSUS
11 47 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (0.66%) Cacti
13 38 (0.64%) Ansible
14 37 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
15 33 (0.56%) Nessus
16 29 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
17 25 (0.42%) AirWatch
18 22 (0.37%) Tivoli
18 22 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4649 (78.64%) Cisco
2 1379 (23.33%) VMware
3 1293 (21.87%) Microsoft
4 1215 (20.55%) CheckPoint
5 1202 (20.33%) Juniper
6 767 (12.97%) F5
7 572 (9.68%) HP
8 536 (9.07%) Palo Alto
9 517 (8.74%) Citrix
10 327 (5.53%) SolarWinds
11 274 (4.63%) Avaya
12 226 (3.82%) Fortinet
13 190 (3.21%) NetApp
14 174 (2.94%) Riverbed
15 154 (2.60%) Dell
16 148 (2.50%) EMC
17 147 (2.49%) Red Hat
18 140 (2.37%) Meraki
19 128 (2.17%) Extreme Networks
20 122 (2.06%) Brocade
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car allow, + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + on call + o/t
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + excel
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45-55k+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allow, o/c o/t
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Many other good
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 3k on call
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday