The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 115 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2940 3434 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.43% 3.09% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.97% 11.12% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2444 2845 2906
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32782 30877 34908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.07% 27.77% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26175 24833 29615
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -36 2740 £42,500 - 326
London -47 983 £47,500 -5.00% 135
South East -25 786 £42,500 +2.40% 89
Yorkshire +27 328 £37,500 -11.76% 30
City of London -48 266 £50,000 -4.76% 58
East of England -9 241 £40,500 -10.00% 16
Berkshire -29 222 £45,000 - 27
West Yorkshire +16 208 £35,000 -5.40% 20
Hampshire +12 177 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Leeds +19 165 £40,000 +6.66% 14
North West +12 153 £35,000 -12.50% 24
Surrey -23 124 £42,500 +13.33% 17
West Midlands -28 105 £40,000 +1.26% 10
Hertfordshire +7 103 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Kent +11 97 £30,000 -26.82% 12
South West -36 96 £40,000 +4.13% 14
Reading -29 94 £45,000 - 7
Wales +3 84 £38,750 +19.23% 5
Manchester -2 84 £37,500 -6.25% 10
South Wales +8 78 £37,500 +15.38% 5
North Yorkshire -10 74 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Buckinghamshire -14 72 £43,500 -3.33% 12
Bedfordshire -21 67 £42,500 -5.55% 6
East Midlands -36 65 £40,500 +8.00% 6
Scotland -5 57 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Basingstoke +13 49 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Bristol -11 49 £40,750 +8.66% 4
Birmingham -29 44 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Cardiff +6 42 £35,500 +9.23% 4
West Sussex -2 40 £37,500 -16.66% 2

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification.

1 4618 (82.32%) Cisco
2 3433 (61.19%) CCNA
3 2880 (51.34%) CCNP
4 2703 (48.18%) Firewall
5 1838 (32.76%) WAN
6 1763 (31.43%) LAN
7 1635 (29.14%) Windows
8 1323 (23.58%) VMware
9 1305 (23.26%) Microsoft
10 1286 (22.92%) CheckPoint
11 1239 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 1207 (21.52%) Juniper
13 1167 (20.80%) VPN
14 1117 (19.91%) ITIL
15 954 (17.01%) CCIE
16 941 (16.77%) MPLS
17 939 (16.74%) MCSE
18 928 (16.54%) BGP
19 927 (16.52%) Network Security
20 921 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
21 909 (16.20%) TCP/IP
22 888 (15.83%) Active Directory
23 833 (14.85%) VoIP
24 822 (14.65%) Wireless
25 819 (14.60%) OSPF
26 813 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
27 768 (13.69%) F5
28 743 (13.24%) MS Exchange
29 735 (13.10%) Finance
30 724 (12.91%) Linux

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 743 (13.24%) MS Exchange
2 398 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 251 (4.47%) SharePoint
4 235 (4.19%) Lync
5 211 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 200 (3.57%) IIS
7 146 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 126 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 115 (2.05%) Apache
10 72 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 69 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 41 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
13 37 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 29 (0.52%) Tomcat
15 23 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
16 21 (0.37%) CMS
17 19 (0.34%) IBM Notes
18 17 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2000
19 13 (0.23%) Moodle
20 9 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 614 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 322 (5.74%) MS Office
3 75 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.14%) MS Project
6 5 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.036%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.089%) Eikon
4 5 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.036%) Summit
6 2 (0.036%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.018%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.018%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.018%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 76 (1.35%) Office 365
2 62 (1.11%) SaaS
3 48 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (0.18%) PaaS
7 8 (0.14%) Google Apps
7 8 (0.14%) IaaS
8 3 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.018%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.018%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.018%) Nimbula
9 1 (0.018%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2703 (48.18%) Firewall
2 1838 (32.76%) WAN
3 1763 (31.43%) LAN
4 1167 (20.80%) VPN
5 941 (16.77%) MPLS
6 928 (16.54%) BGP
7 927 (16.52%) Network Security
8 921 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
9 909 (16.20%) TCP/IP
10 833 (14.85%) VoIP
11 822 (14.65%) Wireless
12 819 (14.60%) OSPF
13 709 (12.64%) DNS
14 583 (10.39%) SAN
15 535 (9.54%) DHCP
16 487 (8.68%) Cisco Nexus
17 409 (7.29%) Internet
18 361 (6.43%) EIGRP
19 356 (6.35%) IPsec
20 354 (6.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 125 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 116 (2.07%) MySQL
4 58 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 28 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 22 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 11 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (0.14%) DB2
12 8 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.11%) Informix
14 4 (0.071%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.053%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.053%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.036%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.036%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (0.34%) Metasploit
2 13 (0.23%) Hudson
3 12 (0.21%) Subversion
3 12 (0.21%) JIRA
4 3 (0.053%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.053%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.053%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.036%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (0.036%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.018%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.018%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.018%) Visual Studio
General
1 735 (13.10%) Finance
2 686 (12.23%) Telecoms
3 166 (2.96%) Banking
4 155 (2.76%) Retail
5 92 (1.64%) Law
6 88 (1.57%) Legal
7 71 (1.27%) Advertising
8 47 (0.84%) Back Office
8 47 (0.84%) Marketing
9 42 (0.75%) Financial Institution
10 36 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 29 (0.52%) German Language
12 27 (0.48%) Games
13 23 (0.41%) Electronics
14 22 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 21 (0.37%) French Language
16 19 (0.34%) Publishing
16 19 (0.34%) Multimedia
17 10 (0.18%) Billing
17 10 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1839 (32.78%) Network Engineer
2 608 (10.84%) Analyst
3 467 (8.32%) Consultant
4 450 (8.02%) Support Engineer
5 435 (7.75%) Architect
6 358 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 327 (5.83%) Security Engineer
8 283 (5.04%) Network Support
9 277 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
10 273 (4.87%) Network Analyst
11 266 (4.74%) Network Architect
12 225 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 221 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
14 215 (3.83%) Network Security Engineer
15 204 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
15 204 (3.64%) Administrator
16 179 (3.19%) Support Analyst
17 169 (3.01%) Team Leader
18 163 (2.91%) Network Consultant
19 153 (2.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (0.59%) XMPP
2 31 (0.55%) Web Services
3 22 (0.39%) CSS
4 20 (0.36%) .NET
5 17 (0.30%) XML
6 16 (0.29%) HTML
7 14 (0.25%) COM
8 13 (0.23%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.14%) Software Packaging
10 7 (0.12%) SOAP
10 7 (0.12%) Middleware
11 6 (0.11%) Django
11 6 (0.11%) RSS
12 5 (0.089%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (0.071%) SailPoint
13 4 (0.071%) OAuth
13 4 (0.071%) OpenID
13 4 (0.071%) LAMP
13 4 (0.071%) Ajax
13 4 (0.071%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 181 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 130 (2.32%) Video Conferencing
3 117 (2.09%) Blackberry
4 107 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 85 (1.52%) Clustering
6 80 (1.43%) Firmware
7 61 (1.09%) Replication
8 57 (1.02%) Hedge funds
9 49 (0.87%) Statistics
10 43 (0.77%) PKI
11 42 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
12 40 (0.71%) iPhone
13 32 (0.57%) Mathematics
14 29 (0.52%) Fat Client
14 29 (0.52%) Thin Client
15 28 (0.50%) EqualLogic
16 25 (0.45%) Wiki
16 25 (0.45%) Client/Server
17 22 (0.39%) CESG
17 22 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1635 (29.14%) Windows
2 724 (12.91%) Linux
3 701 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 510 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 296 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 294 (5.24%) UNIX
7 284 (5.06%) Windows 7
8 210 (3.74%) Windows XP
9 119 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 113 (2.01%) Windows 8
11 79 (1.41%) Ubuntu
12 72 (1.28%) Solaris
13 71 (1.27%) CentOS
14 54 (0.96%) Windows Vista
15 42 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 37 (0.66%) Debian
17 36 (0.64%) Android
18 33 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
19 26 (0.46%) AIX
20 25 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1117 (19.91%) ITIL
2 422 (7.52%) Network Design
3 385 (6.86%) Load Balancing
4 366 (6.52%) Project Management
5 310 (5.53%) Network Management
6 267 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 233 (4.15%) Information Security
8 228 (4.06%) Network Monitoring
9 227 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 219 (3.90%) Change Management
11 200 (3.57%) Incident Management
12 196 (3.49%) Problem Management
13 192 (3.42%) Network Architecture
14 188 (3.35%) Service Management
15 163 (2.91%) E-Commerce
16 157 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
17 128 (2.28%) Change Control
18 120 (2.14%) Migration
19 108 (1.93%) PRINCE2
20 100 (1.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 369 (6.58%) SQL
2 103 (1.84%) C
3 98 (1.75%) PowerShell
4 93 (1.66%) Perl
5 62 (1.11%) Java
5 62 (1.11%) Python
6 57 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 40 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 36 (0.64%) PHP
9 28 (0.50%) C#
10 21 (0.37%) Ruby
11 17 (0.30%) C++
11 17 (0.30%) JavaScript
11 17 (0.30%) Lisp
12 15 (0.27%) VBScript
13 11 (0.20%) VBA
14 8 (0.14%) VB
15 6 (0.11%) Tcl
16 4 (0.071%) XQuery
16 4 (0.071%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3433 (61.19%) CCNA
2 2880 (51.34%) CCNP
3 1239 (22.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 954 (17.01%) CCIE
5 939 (16.74%) MCSE
6 669 (11.93%) Degree
7 425 (7.58%) MCSA
8 387 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 378 (6.74%) Security Cleared
10 354 (6.31%) MCITP
11 335 (5.97%) CCDP
12 323 (5.76%) MCP
13 320 (5.70%) CCSA
14 265 (4.72%) CCSP
15 260 (4.63%) CCSE
15 260 (4.63%) SC Cleared
16 247 (4.40%) CISSP
17 182 (3.24%) CCDA
18 178 (3.17%) CCIP
19 173 (3.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (8.00%) SLA
2 138 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 120 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 29 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 28 (0.50%) QA
6 14 (0.25%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.053%) GPG13
8 2 (0.036%) BS7799
8 2 (0.036%) GxP
8 2 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.018%) GAMP
9 1 (0.018%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.018%) DICOM
9 1 (0.018%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.018%) JSP 440
System Software
1 888 (15.83%) Active Directory
2 813 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 369 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 275 (4.90%) vSphere
5 188 (3.35%) XenApp
6 128 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
7 90 (1.60%) VMware ESX
8 75 (1.34%) XenDesktop
9 62 (1.11%) Terminal Services
10 54 (0.96%) XenServer
11 48 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
11 48 (0.86%) UAG
12 38 (0.68%) KVM
13 33 (0.59%) Snort
14 32 (0.57%) ProxySG
15 23 (0.41%) Nmap
15 23 (0.41%) ISA Server
16 22 (0.39%) Squid
17 18 (0.32%) Terminal Server
18 16 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 201 (3.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 129 (2.30%) SCCM
3 96 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 95 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
5 83 (1.48%) SCOM
6 78 (1.39%) WSUS
6 78 (1.39%) Backup Exec
7 73 (1.30%) Nagios
8 61 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
8 61 (1.09%) Cisco UCCE
9 56 (1.00%) OpenView
10 54 (0.96%) Nessus
11 43 (0.77%) FortiGate
12 26 (0.46%) Cacti
13 25 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
14 24 (0.43%) Netcool
14 24 (0.43%) Puppet
15 20 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
16 19 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
17 18 (0.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4618 (82.32%) Cisco
2 1323 (23.58%) VMware
3 1305 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 1286 (22.92%) CheckPoint
5 1207 (21.52%) Juniper
6 768 (13.69%) F5
7 642 (11.44%) HP
8 606 (10.80%) Citrix
9 303 (5.40%) Blue Coat
10 259 (4.62%) Avaya
11 242 (4.31%) SolarWinds
12 220 (3.92%) NetApp
13 185 (3.30%) Fortinet
14 181 (3.23%) Riverbed
15 176 (3.14%) Red Hat
16 171 (3.05%) McAfee
17 163 (2.91%) Dell
18 161 (2.87%) Symantec
19 145 (2.58%) Oracle
20 133 (2.37%) EMC
Nantwich, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On-Call, Pension, Life Assurance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Oyster Card + Training + Great Ben
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Reed Technology
Salary: £36000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension & Excellent Benefit
Posted: 7 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,00 to £22,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dimension Data
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
NBC Universal
Salary: In the region of £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago