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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
UK
Rank 91 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2540 3347 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.04% 3.27% 3.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.28% 11.69% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2810 2771
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 £29,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +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
20686 28636 29355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.79% 27.99% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16349 22919 23401
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 £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -8 2419 £45,000 -5.60% 229
London -3 907 £55,000 +4.76% 79
South East +1 663 £42,500 -12.37% 59
West Midlands +7 191 £45,000 +5.88% 18
East of England -35 169 £42,500 -10.52% 17
Surrey +14 162 £40,000 -11.11% 9
North West +10 151 £40,000 - 22
Berkshire -21 150 £50,500 -8.18% 14
City of London -5 135 £49,250 -10.45% 26
South West +20 121 £40,500 +8.00% 10
Yorkshire -28 118 £38,500 -14.44% 13
Hampshire -17 108 £45,000 +5.88% 11
East Sussex - 105 £40,000 - 8
Manchester -7 104 £40,000 -4.76% 12
Brighton - 102 £40,000 - 4
West Yorkshire -8 89 £38,000 -15.55% 10
East Midlands +4 85 £44,000 +3.51% 9
Hertfordshire -21 78 £42,250 -6.11% 11
Reading -17 70 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Leeds -2 68 £38,250 -19.47% 4
Birmingham +7 56 £49,250 +23.12% 2
Bedfordshire +4 47 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Bristol +24 44 £40,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +6 42 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Northamptonshire +46 38 £44,500 -1.11% 2
Worcestershire 0 38 £39,500 -7.05% 4
Scotland +6 35 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Watford -5 33 £43,750 +2.94% 1
North East +22 32 £25,000 - 1
Herefordshire - 32 £45,000 - 4

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 4320 (78.75%) Cisco
2 3346 (60.99%) CCNP
3 3138 (57.20%) CCNA
4 2842 (51.80%) Firewall
5 1742 (31.75%) WAN
6 1584 (28.87%) LAN
7 1337 (24.37%) Juniper
8 1276 (23.26%) Windows
9 1237 (22.55%) VPN
10 1167 (21.27%) Cisco ASA
11 1154 (21.04%) BGP
12 1121 (20.43%) Data Centre
13 1117 (20.36%) ITIL
14 1110 (20.23%) CheckPoint
15 1082 (19.72%) VMware
16 1081 (19.70%) MPLS
17 1075 (19.60%) Network Security
18 1060 (19.32%) OSPF
19 1043 (19.01%) Wireless
20 1010 (18.41%) Microsoft
21 984 (17.94%) CCIE
22 903 (16.46%) DNS
23 838 (15.28%) Active Directory
24 817 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
25 802 (14.62%) F5
26 755 (13.76%) Palo Alto
27 754 (13.74%) TCP/IP
28 740 (13.49%) VoIP
29 731 (13.32%) Cisco Nexus
30 719 (13.11%) Telecoms

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
1 335 (6.11%) MS Exchange
2 170 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 139 (2.53%) Skype for Business
4 123 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 116 (2.11%) IIS
6 65 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 63 (1.15%) Apache
8 52 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
9 33 (0.60%) OpenStack
10 26 (0.47%) Tomcat
11 24 (0.44%) IBM Notes
12 18 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 17 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.24%) Apache Pig
17 12 (0.22%) WebLogic
17 12 (0.22%) WebSphere
18 11 (0.20%) JBoss
19 10 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 488 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 230 (4.19%) MS Office
3 107 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 45 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.38%) MS Project
6 7 (0.13%) S-PLUS
7 6 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (0.091%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.073%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.055%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.055%) Cisco SocialMiner
5 2 (0.036%) Magento
6 1 (0.018%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.018%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 267 (4.87%) Office 365
2 196 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 185 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
4 88 (1.60%) SaaS
5 63 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 57 (1.04%) IaaS
7 40 (0.73%) PaaS
8 19 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (0.29%) G Suite
10 12 (0.22%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.091%) Slack
12 5 (0.091%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.055%) Akamai
13 3 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.055%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.055%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.036%) AWS CloudTrail
14 2 (0.036%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.036%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2842 (51.80%) Firewall
2 1742 (31.75%) WAN
3 1584 (28.87%) LAN
4 1237 (22.55%) VPN
5 1167 (21.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1154 (21.04%) BGP
7 1081 (19.70%) MPLS
8 1075 (19.60%) Network Security
9 1060 (19.32%) OSPF
10 1043 (19.01%) Wireless
11 903 (16.46%) DNS
12 754 (13.74%) TCP/IP
13 740 (13.49%) VoIP
14 731 (13.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 584 (10.65%) DHCP
16 526 (9.59%) VLAN
17 432 (7.87%) Cisco IOS
18 392 (7.15%) EIGRP
19 338 (6.16%) SAN
20 331 (6.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (4.25%) SQL Server
2 56 (1.02%) MySQL
3 39 (0.71%) Big Data
4 37 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (0.35%) Hadoop
5 19 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (0.29%) MongoDB
7 13 (0.24%) Apache Hive
7 13 (0.24%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.091%) Redis
12 3 (0.055%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.055%) GIS
13 2 (0.036%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.036%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.018%) Aerospike
14 1 (0.018%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (0.57%) Git (software)
2 26 (0.47%) JIRA
3 17 (0.31%) Subversion
4 16 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (0.18%) PHPUnit
6 9 (0.16%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.15%) Redmine
8 6 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.11%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.11%) CodeSonar
8 6 (0.11%) git-flow
8 6 (0.11%) Robot Framework
8 6 (0.11%) Selenium
8 6 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.091%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.036%) Gerrit
10 2 (0.036%) Trac
11 1 (0.018%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.018%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.018%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 719 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 714 (13.01%) Finance
3 226 (4.12%) Banking
4 179 (3.26%) Retail
5 75 (1.37%) Legal
6 67 (1.22%) Marketing
7 64 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 59 (1.08%) Games
9 45 (0.82%) Back Office
10 38 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 35 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 35 (0.64%) Law
12 34 (0.62%) French Language
13 30 (0.55%) Advertising
14 29 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.47%) Billing
16 25 (0.46%) Publishing
17 20 (0.36%) Spanish Language
18 19 (0.35%) Military
19 18 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2381 (43.40%) Network Engineer
2 845 (15.40%) Cisco Engineer
3 625 (11.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 581 (10.59%) Senior Network Engineer
5 550 (10.03%) Support Engineer
6 476 (8.68%) Consultant
7 438 (7.98%) Analyst
8 409 (7.46%) Security Engineer
9 318 (5.80%) Network Support
10 316 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 315 (5.74%) Network Security Engineer
12 311 (5.67%) Architect
13 282 (5.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 257 (4.68%) Network Consultant
15 239 (4.36%) Network Support Engineer
16 207 (3.77%) Network Analyst
17 190 (3.46%) Juniper Engineer
18 173 (3.15%) 3rd Line Support
19 166 (3.03%) Security Consultant
20 163 (2.97%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (2.31%) 802.1X
2 73 (1.33%) XMPP
3 54 (0.98%) Web Services
4 29 (0.53%) LAMP
5 25 (0.46%) .NET
6 22 (0.40%) Java EE
6 22 (0.40%) STL
7 18 (0.33%) REST
8 16 (0.29%) HTML
9 15 (0.27%) Middleware
9 15 (0.27%) SOAP
9 15 (0.27%) XML
10 12 (0.22%) jQuery
10 12 (0.22%) SAX
11 10 (0.18%) .NET Framework
11 10 (0.18%) Regular Expression
12 9 (0.16%) CakePHP
12 9 (0.16%) CSS
12 9 (0.16%) JSON
13 8 (0.15%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1121 (20.43%) Data Centre
2 312 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 212 (3.86%) Computer Science
4 152 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 135 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 63 (1.15%) Clustering
6 63 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 61 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
8 57 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
9 48 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
10 47 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 44 (0.80%) IVR
11 44 (0.80%) Replication
12 41 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 39 (0.71%) PKI
14 35 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
15 31 (0.57%) Fintech
15 31 (0.57%) Public Cloud
16 30 (0.55%) BYOD
17 29 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1276 (23.26%) Windows
2 706 (12.87%) Linux
3 659 (12.01%) Windows Server
4 328 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 303 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 230 (4.19%) Unix
7 167 (3.04%) Windows 7
8 157 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 87 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 79 (1.44%) Windows 10
11 59 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 58 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 54 (0.98%) CentOS
14 42 (0.77%) Windows XP
15 30 (0.55%) Android
15 30 (0.55%) Solaris
16 29 (0.53%) Ubuntu
17 27 (0.49%) Mac OS
18 14 (0.26%) Apple iOS
19 13 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1117 (20.36%) ITIL
2 539 (9.83%) Network Design
3 450 (8.20%) Presales
4 359 (6.54%) Network Management
5 349 (6.36%) Load Balancing
6 283 (5.16%) Project Management
7 276 (5.03%) High Availability
8 266 (4.85%) Information Security
9 259 (4.72%) Mentoring
10 247 (4.50%) Network Monitoring
11 232 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 215 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
13 210 (3.83%) Migration
14 196 (3.57%) Service Delivery
15 194 (3.54%) Change Control
16 192 (3.50%) Service Management
17 187 (3.41%) Network Architecture
18 176 (3.21%) Change Management
19 169 (3.08%) Time Management
20 145 (2.64%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 256 (4.67%) SQL
2 132 (2.41%) PowerShell
3 122 (2.22%) Python
4 118 (2.15%) C
5 72 (1.31%) Bash Shell
6 67 (1.22%) Perl
7 60 (1.09%) Java
8 50 (0.91%) PHP
9 36 (0.66%) JavaScript
10 34 (0.62%) C++
11 32 (0.58%) C#
11 32 (0.58%) VB
12 26 (0.47%) VBScript
13 24 (0.44%) Objective-C
14 8 (0.15%) Korn
15 6 (0.11%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.091%) R
16 5 (0.091%) Ruby
16 5 (0.091%) Tcl
17 4 (0.073%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3346 (60.99%) CCNP
2 3138 (57.20%) CCNA
3 984 (17.94%) CCIE
4 817 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 603 (10.99%) Degree
6 600 (10.94%) MCSE
7 429 (7.82%) Security Cleared
8 337 (6.14%) CISSP
9 294 (5.36%) MCSA
10 262 (4.78%) SC Cleared
11 260 (4.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 254 (4.63%) MCP
13 246 (4.48%) JNCIA
14 222 (4.05%) CCDP
15 217 (3.96%) CCSA
15 217 (3.96%) CCSP
16 208 (3.79%) CCSE
17 204 (3.72%) JNCIP
18 146 (2.66%) JNCIS
18 146 (2.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 375 (6.84%) SLA
2 177 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 153 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (0.82%) QA
5 17 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.27%) COBIT
7 11 (0.20%) GPG13
8 8 (0.15%) JSP 440
9 7 (0.13%) GCP
9 7 (0.13%) GDPR
9 7 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.091%) ISO27002
11 3 (0.055%) FISMA
12 1 (0.018%) ISO27005
12 1 (0.018%) PMBOK
System Software
1 838 (15.28%) Active Directory
2 713 (13.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 379 (6.91%) Hyper-V
4 154 (2.81%) vSphere
5 78 (1.42%) XenApp
6 60 (1.09%) Firmware
7 57 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
8 54 (0.98%) VMware ESX
9 46 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
10 41 (0.75%) ProxySG
11 32 (0.58%) Terminal Services
12 27 (0.49%) XenDesktop
13 24 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
14 21 (0.38%) Xen
15 20 (0.36%) ISA Server
16 18 (0.33%) KVM
16 18 (0.33%) Samba
17 17 (0.31%) Docker
17 17 (0.31%) NFS
17 17 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 308 (5.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 178 (3.24%) FortiGate
3 174 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 153 (2.79%) Cisco Prime
5 134 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
6 122 (2.22%) Nagios
7 113 (2.06%) SCCM
8 91 (1.66%) Puppet
9 47 (0.86%) WSUS
10 40 (0.73%) SCOM
11 34 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
12 33 (0.60%) Backup Exec
12 33 (0.60%) Cacti
12 33 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
13 29 (0.53%) Cisco CME
14 28 (0.51%) OpenNMS
15 25 (0.46%) Ansible
16 23 (0.42%) AirWatch
17 20 (0.36%) Network Intrusion Detection System
18 18 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4320 (78.75%) Cisco
2 1337 (24.37%) Juniper
3 1110 (20.23%) CheckPoint
4 1082 (19.72%) VMware
5 1010 (18.41%) Microsoft
6 802 (14.62%) F5
7 755 (13.76%) Palo Alto
8 426 (7.77%) HP
9 348 (6.34%) Fortinet
10 306 (5.58%) SolarWinds
11 283 (5.16%) Citrix
12 262 (4.78%) Riverbed
13 217 (3.96%) Avaya
14 162 (2.95%) NetApp
15 141 (2.57%) Meraki
16 134 (2.44%) Aruba
17 131 (2.39%) Dell
18 128 (2.33%) Brocade
19 123 (2.24%) Extreme Networks
20 120 (2.19%) SonicWALL
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Superb base with first class bonus a
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, on call & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 4k On Call
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package of up to £55k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago