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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 84 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2984 3163 3491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.29% 2.98% 3.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.74% 10.89% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2425 2711 2875
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £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
23430 29057 32036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.80% 27.36% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18517 23011 25688
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +8 2804 £45,000 -5.26% 242
London -2 955 £50,000 - 83
South East +27 892 £45,000 -10.00% 51
Surrey +38 238 £45,000 - 18
West Midlands -3 210 £39,500 -3.65% 26
Berkshire -19 188 £52,500 - 15
East of England -19 183 £47,250 -0.52% 14
Hampshire +27 173 £45,000 - 8
South West +40 162 £41,750 +4.37% 12
North West -8 146 £40,000 -5.88% 26
Yorkshire +4 135 £37,500 -16.66% 14
City of London -19 130 £55,000 +10.00% 21
East Midlands +34 125 £41,500 +6.41% 12
Buckinghamshire +16 106 £43,250 -13.50% 2
Manchester +13 105 £38,000 -10.58% 14
West Yorkshire +31 96 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Hertfordshire -1 84 £45,000 - 3
Reading -9 84 £55,000 - 12
Leeds +29 80 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Scotland +60 79 £38,000 +8.57% 6
Reigate +43 66 £50,000 -9.09%
Birmingham -29 66 £39,500 -1.25% 6
Gloucestershire -1 61 £46,250 -7.50% 2
Bedfordshire -4 55 £52,500 - 3
Milton Keynes +48 49 £41,750 +9.86% 1
East Sussex +70 47 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Basingstoke +15 47 £43,000 +3.73% 1
Brighton +58 45 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wiltshire +25 45 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Sussex -2 44 £47,500 -5.00% 1

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 4666 (77.77%) Cisco
2 3698 (61.63%) CCNA
3 3401 (56.68%) CCNP
4 3061 (51.02%) Firewall
5 1985 (33.08%) WAN
6 1817 (30.28%) LAN
7 1473 (24.55%) Windows
8 1370 (22.83%) ITIL
9 1347 (22.45%) VMware
10 1346 (22.43%) VPN
11 1254 (20.90%) Juniper
12 1201 (20.02%) CheckPoint
12 1201 (20.02%) Microsoft
13 1160 (19.33%) Cisco ASA
14 1146 (19.10%) BGP
15 1109 (18.48%) Data Centre
16 1100 (18.33%) MPLS
17 1096 (18.27%) Network Security
18 1041 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
19 1031 (17.18%) Wireless
20 1004 (16.73%) OSPF
21 963 (16.05%) Active Directory
22 937 (15.62%) CCIE
23 933 (15.55%) DNS
24 921 (15.35%) TCP/IP
25 906 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
26 860 (14.33%) Finance
27 856 (14.27%) Linux
28 842 (14.03%) F5
29 815 (13.58%) VoIP

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
1 509 (8.48%) MS Exchange
2 249 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 173 (2.88%) IIS
4 164 (2.73%) Skype for Business
5 152 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 151 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 94 (1.57%) Apache
8 85 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 46 (0.77%) OpenStack
10 34 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 27 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 20 (0.33%) Apache Pig
13 17 (0.28%) nginx
14 16 (0.27%) IBM Notes
15 15 (0.25%) JBoss
15 15 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 13 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (0.18%) WebLogic
17 11 (0.18%) WebSphere
18 10 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 576 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 206 (3.43%) MS Office
3 89 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 49 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (0.53%) MS Project
6 7 (0.12%) S-PLUS
7 5 (0.083%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.083%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.050%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.22%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 10 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.050%) Bankmaster
4 3 (0.050%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 307 (5.12%) Office 365
2 184 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
3 183 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 111 (1.85%) SaaS
5 82 (1.37%) IaaS
6 51 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 46 (0.77%) PaaS
8 20 (0.33%) G Suite
9 14 (0.23%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.083%) Slack
13 3 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.050%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.050%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.033%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.033%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.033%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.017%) Amazon Glacier
15 1 (0.017%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3061 (51.02%) Firewall
2 1985 (33.08%) WAN
3 1817 (30.28%) LAN
4 1346 (22.43%) VPN
5 1160 (19.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1146 (19.10%) BGP
7 1100 (18.33%) MPLS
8 1096 (18.27%) Network Security
9 1031 (17.18%) Wireless
10 1004 (16.73%) OSPF
11 933 (15.55%) DNS
12 921 (15.35%) TCP/IP
13 815 (13.58%) VoIP
14 731 (12.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 627 (10.45%) DHCP
16 538 (8.97%) VLAN
17 472 (7.87%) SAN
18 451 (7.52%) Internet
19 442 (7.37%) EIGRP
20 419 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (4.25%) SQL Server
2 64 (1.07%) Big Data
3 61 (1.02%) MySQL
4 38 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 28 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (0.38%) NoSQL
7 22 (0.37%) MongoDB
8 20 (0.33%) Apache Hive
9 18 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (0.18%) Relational Database
12 10 (0.17%) Aerospike
13 9 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.12%) Redis
15 6 (0.10%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.083%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.083%) PostgreSQL
17 4 (0.067%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 3 (0.050%) GIS
Development Applications
1 37 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 26 (0.43%) Subversion
3 25 (0.42%) JIRA
4 19 (0.32%) PHPUnit
5 14 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (0.20%) Burp Suite
7 11 (0.18%) Redmine
8 9 (0.15%) git-flow
9 8 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (0.13%) Bitbucket
9 8 (0.13%) CodeSonar
9 8 (0.13%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.13%) Robot Framework
9 8 (0.13%) Selenium
10 6 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.017%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.017%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.017%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.017%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.017%) Visual Studio
General
1 860 (14.33%) Finance
2 797 (13.28%) Telecoms
3 286 (4.77%) Banking
4 187 (3.12%) Retail
5 92 (1.53%) Legal
6 79 (1.32%) Games
6 79 (1.32%) Marketing
7 62 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 51 (0.85%) Advertising
9 49 (0.82%) Back Office
10 47 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 44 (0.73%) Law
12 35 (0.58%) Publishing
13 34 (0.57%) French Language
13 34 (0.57%) Investment Banking
14 31 (0.52%) Billing
15 22 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.37%) Military
16 18 (0.30%) Electronics
16 18 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2502 (41.70%) Network Engineer
2 832 (13.87%) Cisco Engineer
3 639 (10.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 631 (10.52%) Support Engineer
5 572 (9.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 557 (9.28%) Analyst
7 439 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 418 (6.97%) Consultant
9 377 (6.28%) Security Engineer
10 366 (6.10%) Architect
11 350 (5.83%) Network Support
12 305 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 295 (4.92%) Network Security Engineer
14 259 (4.32%) Network Support Engineer
15 242 (4.03%) Network Analyst
16 219 (3.65%) Network Consultant
17 175 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support
18 173 (2.88%) NOC Engineer
19 172 (2.87%) Administrator
19 172 (2.87%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (1.80%) 802.1X
2 88 (1.47%) XMPP
3 58 (0.97%) Web Services
4 35 (0.58%) LAMP
5 32 (0.53%) Java EE
5 32 (0.53%) Middleware
5 32 (0.53%) STL
6 29 (0.48%) REST
7 28 (0.47%) SOAP
8 26 (0.43%) .NET
9 24 (0.40%) jQuery
9 24 (0.40%) XML
10 19 (0.32%) CakePHP
10 19 (0.32%) JSON
11 13 (0.22%) Flash
12 12 (0.20%) HTML
13 10 (0.17%) Regular Expression
14 9 (0.15%) ASP.NET
14 9 (0.15%) CSS
14 9 (0.15%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 1109 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 412 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 226 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 210 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 167 (2.78%) Driving Licence
6 101 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
7 68 (1.13%) Clustering
7 68 (1.13%) Replication
8 67 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 63 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 60 (1.00%) PKI
11 56 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
12 53 (0.88%) Statistics
13 52 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 40 (0.67%) Private Cloud
15 39 (0.65%) Mathematics
16 37 (0.62%) IVR
17 35 (0.58%) CMDB
17 35 (0.58%) Mobile App
18 34 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1473 (24.55%) Windows
2 856 (14.27%) Linux
3 728 (12.13%) Windows Server
4 374 (6.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 366 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 263 (4.38%) Unix
7 210 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 185 (3.08%) Windows 7
9 120 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 108 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 87 (1.45%) Mac OS X
12 83 (1.38%) Windows 10
13 69 (1.15%) CentOS
14 49 (0.82%) Solaris
15 48 (0.80%) Android
16 46 (0.77%) Windows XP
17 30 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
18 24 (0.40%) Apple iOS
18 24 (0.40%) Ubuntu
19 19 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1370 (22.83%) ITIL
2 520 (8.67%) Network Design
3 425 (7.08%) Load Balancing
4 409 (6.82%) Presales
5 361 (6.02%) Project Management
6 359 (5.98%) Network Management
7 289 (4.82%) Mentoring
8 284 (4.73%) High Availability
9 259 (4.32%) Network Monitoring
10 254 (4.23%) Change Control
10 254 (4.23%) Change Management
11 251 (4.18%) Service Delivery
12 247 (4.12%) Information Security
13 246 (4.10%) Service Management
14 239 (3.98%) Migration
15 227 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
16 217 (3.62%) Cybersecurity
17 198 (3.30%) Network Architecture
18 185 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
19 176 (2.93%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 332 (5.53%) SQL
2 203 (3.38%) PowerShell
3 170 (2.83%) Python
4 148 (2.47%) C
5 112 (1.87%) Perl
6 89 (1.48%) Bash Shell
7 67 (1.12%) PHP
8 61 (1.02%) Java
9 47 (0.78%) C#
9 47 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 42 (0.70%) C++
11 35 (0.58%) Objective-C
12 32 (0.53%) VB
13 19 (0.32%) Ruby
14 17 (0.28%) VBScript
15 16 (0.27%) Shell Script
15 16 (0.27%) Tcl
16 12 (0.20%) Korn
17 5 (0.083%) R
18 3 (0.050%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3698 (61.63%) CCNA
2 3401 (56.68%) CCNP
3 1041 (17.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 937 (15.62%) CCIE
5 732 (12.20%) MCSE
6 593 (9.88%) Degree
6 593 (9.88%) Security Cleared
7 423 (7.05%) MCSA
8 377 (6.28%) CISSP
9 376 (6.27%) SC Cleared
10 347 (5.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 285 (4.75%) MCP
12 265 (4.42%) CCDP
13 253 (4.22%) CCSE
14 243 (4.05%) JNCIA
15 240 (4.00%) MCITP
16 232 (3.87%) CCSA
17 221 (3.68%) CCSP
18 187 (3.12%) JNCIP
19 160 (2.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 512 (8.53%) SLA
2 222 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 187 (3.12%) PCI DSS
4 55 (0.92%) QA
5 23 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.27%) COBIT
7 15 (0.25%) GPG13
8 9 (0.15%) JSP 440
9 8 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 7 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.083%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.050%) SAS 70
13 2 (0.033%) FISMA
14 1 (0.017%) FIPS 140-2
14 1 (0.017%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 1 (0.017%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.017%) PMBOK
14 1 (0.017%) RMADS
System Software
1 963 (16.05%) Active Directory
2 906 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 410 (6.83%) Hyper-V
4 269 (4.48%) vSphere
5 140 (2.33%) XenApp
6 92 (1.53%) Firmware
7 82 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
8 77 (1.28%) VMware ESX
9 61 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
10 55 (0.92%) Terminal Services
11 42 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
12 40 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
13 38 (0.63%) ISA Server
14 35 (0.58%) XenDesktop
15 34 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 32 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
17 24 (0.40%) Xen
18 22 (0.37%) KVM
18 22 (0.37%) ProxySG
19 21 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 297 (4.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 189 (3.15%) Cisco UCCX
3 159 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
4 132 (2.20%) FortiGate
5 128 (2.13%) SCCM
6 123 (2.05%) Cisco UCCE
7 119 (1.98%) Nagios
8 110 (1.83%) Puppet
9 76 (1.27%) SCOM
10 71 (1.18%) WSUS
11 62 (1.03%) Backup Exec
12 44 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
13 35 (0.58%) Cacti
14 34 (0.57%) AirWatch
14 34 (0.57%) Ansible
15 31 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
16 27 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 27 (0.45%) OpenNMS
17 25 (0.42%) MOM
18 20 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4666 (77.77%) Cisco
2 1347 (22.45%) VMware
3 1254 (20.90%) Juniper
4 1201 (20.02%) CheckPoint
4 1201 (20.02%) Microsoft
5 842 (14.03%) F5
6 657 (10.95%) Palo Alto
7 504 (8.40%) HP
8 403 (6.72%) Citrix
9 335 (5.58%) SolarWinds
10 278 (4.63%) Avaya
11 262 (4.37%) Fortinet
12 187 (3.12%) NetApp
12 187 (3.12%) Riverbed
13 166 (2.77%) Dell
14 149 (2.48%) Brocade
15 141 (2.35%) Extreme Networks
16 138 (2.30%) Red Hat
17 135 (2.25%) EMC
18 128 (2.13%) Meraki
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Full Corporate Bens Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension Etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Excellent benefits available
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + On-Call
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Caldicot, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + pension, annual leave,
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + flexiworking, etc...
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £32585 per annum + stand by allowance+ benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago