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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 87 92 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2986 3404 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.10% 3.12% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.78% 11.35% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2557 2849 2489
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +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
25340 30003 31644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.31% 27.48% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20550 24185 24481
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 -1 2753 £45,000 -1.09% 281
London -4 957 £55,000 +10.00% 81
South East -6 857 £45,000 - 76
Berkshire -1 243 £45,000 - 16
South West +28 215 £37,250 -12.35% 27
Surrey +5 196 £40,000 -15.78% 18
West Midlands -17 194 £43,000 -14.00% 14
East of England -7 187 £42,500 - 24
Hampshire +15 172 £43,000 -4.44% 21
City of London -19 142 £55,000 +4.76% 17
Yorkshire -46 131 £38,000 -15.55% 17
Hertfordshire +17 123 £45,000 - 12
North West +3 110 £37,500 -6.25% 26
West Yorkshire -37 102 £38,000 -15.55% 14
Reading +11 101 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Buckinghamshire -4 94 £45,000 - 3
Wiltshire +8 86 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Leeds -25 86 £38,000 -20.00% 9
Birmingham -44 86 £43,750 -20.45% 7
Kent +32 82 £37,500 +4.16% 4
East Midlands +13 76 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Scotland +40 69 £38,670 +10.48% 5
Manchester +25 67 £37,500 -28.57% 14
Gloucestershire +29 61 £44,000 -12.00% 7
Wales +15 57 £40,000 -15.78% 2
South Wales +21 50 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Southampton +25 49 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Hemel Hempstead +7 49 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Bracknell +7 47 £52,500 +27.27% 3
Chippenham +25 45 £32,500 -17.72% 2

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4750 (79.74%) Cisco
2 3757 (63.07%) CCNA
3 3370 (56.57%) CCNP
4 3007 (50.48%) Firewall
5 1970 (33.07%) WAN
6 1777 (29.83%) LAN
7 1491 (25.03%) Windows
8 1458 (24.48%) ITIL
9 1409 (23.65%) VMware
10 1378 (23.13%) VPN
11 1358 (22.80%) Microsoft
12 1317 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
13 1227 (20.60%) Juniper
14 1212 (20.35%) CheckPoint
15 1153 (19.36%) Wireless
16 1093 (18.35%) BGP
17 1084 (18.20%) MPLS
18 1069 (17.95%) Network Security
19 1066 (17.89%) Data Centre
20 1043 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
21 955 (16.03%) Active Directory
22 943 (15.83%) OSPF
23 938 (15.75%) CCIE
24 923 (15.49%) TCP/IP
25 905 (15.19%) Finance
26 844 (14.17%) Linux
27 837 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
28 822 (13.80%) VoIP
29 775 (13.01%) Cisco Nexus
30 770 (12.93%) F5

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
1 590 (9.90%) MS Exchange
2 264 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 189 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 188 (3.16%) Skype for Business
5 155 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 154 (2.59%) IIS
7 98 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 68 (1.14%) Apache
9 42 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 36 (0.60%) OpenStack
11 29 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
13 15 (0.25%) JBoss
14 13 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (0.20%) nginx
16 11 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.18%) IBM Notes
17 10 (0.17%) Apache Pig
18 8 (0.13%) WebSphere
19 7 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 638 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 230 (3.86%) MS Office
3 123 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 26 (0.44%) MS Project
6 4 (0.067%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.067%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.050%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.050%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.32%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 16 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.067%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.050%) Bankmaster
6 2 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.017%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 286 (4.80%) Office 365
2 147 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 126 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 91 (1.53%) SaaS
5 67 (1.12%) IaaS
6 37 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (0.39%) PaaS
8 11 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.13%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.084%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.084%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.050%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.050%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.034%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.034%) Nimbula
14 1 (0.017%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.017%) Route 53
14 1 (0.017%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3007 (50.48%) Firewall
2 1970 (33.07%) WAN
3 1777 (29.83%) LAN
4 1378 (23.13%) VPN
5 1317 (22.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1153 (19.36%) Wireless
7 1093 (18.35%) BGP
8 1084 (18.20%) MPLS
9 1069 (17.95%) Network Security
10 943 (15.83%) OSPF
11 923 (15.49%) TCP/IP
12 822 (13.80%) VoIP
13 775 (13.01%) Cisco Nexus
14 727 (12.20%) DNS
15 533 (8.95%) DHCP
16 525 (8.81%) EIGRP
17 478 (8.02%) Internet
18 467 (7.84%) SAN
19 439 (7.37%) VLAN
20 372 (6.24%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (3.78%) SQL Server
2 46 (0.77%) Big Data
3 31 (0.52%) MySQL
4 27 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 22 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (0.25%) MongoDB
8 15 (0.25%) NoSQL
8 15 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 15 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 13 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (0.17%) Aerospike
10 10 (0.17%) Apache Hive
11 9 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.10%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.084%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.067%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.067%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 28 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 24 (0.40%) Git (software)
4 17 (0.29%) Subversion
5 15 (0.25%) Burp Suite
5 15 (0.25%) JIRA
6 12 (0.20%) PHPUnit
7 9 (0.15%) Metasploit
8 5 (0.084%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.084%) Redmine
9 4 (0.067%) git-flow
10 3 (0.050%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.050%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.050%) CodeSonar
10 3 (0.050%) Robot Framework
10 3 (0.050%) Selenium
10 3 (0.050%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.034%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.017%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.017%) Eclipse
General
1 905 (15.19%) Finance
2 708 (11.89%) Telecoms
3 254 (4.26%) Banking
4 167 (2.80%) Retail
5 79 (1.33%) Marketing
6 76 (1.28%) Games
7 67 (1.12%) Legal
8 58 (0.97%) Advertising
9 56 (0.94%) Law
9 56 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 40 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 38 (0.64%) Back Office
12 31 (0.52%) Publishing
13 30 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 29 (0.49%) Billing
14 29 (0.49%) German Language
15 28 (0.47%) Electronics
16 26 (0.44%) French Language
16 26 (0.44%) Italian Language
17 25 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2467 (41.41%) Network Engineer
2 1057 (17.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 822 (13.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 683 (11.47%) Support Engineer
5 609 (10.22%) Analyst
6 594 (9.97%) Senior Network Engineer
7 463 (7.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 441 (7.40%) Security Engineer
9 440 (7.39%) Consultant
10 387 (6.50%) Network Support
11 372 (6.24%) Network Security Engineer
12 299 (5.02%) Network Support Engineer
13 269 (4.52%) Architect
14 261 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 254 (4.26%) Network Consultant
16 234 (3.93%) Network Analyst
17 223 (3.74%) Cisco Support
18 198 (3.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 184 (3.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
20 179 (3.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (2.13%) 802.1X
2 57 (0.96%) XMPP
3 45 (0.76%) Web Services
4 34 (0.57%) Middleware
5 28 (0.47%) XML
6 20 (0.34%) SOAP
7 19 (0.32%) LAMP
8 18 (0.30%) CSS
8 18 (0.30%) Java EE
8 18 (0.30%) STL
9 17 (0.29%) HTML
9 17 (0.29%) jQuery
9 17 (0.29%) REST
10 15 (0.25%) JSON
11 14 (0.24%) .NET
12 12 (0.20%) CakePHP
13 9 (0.15%) COM
13 9 (0.15%) Regular Expression
14 8 (0.13%) WAP
15 7 (0.12%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1066 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 368 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 228 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 172 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 149 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 116 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
7 94 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 68 (1.14%) Clustering
8 68 (1.14%) PKI
9 65 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
9 65 (1.09%) Statistics
10 62 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
11 57 (0.96%) IVR
12 54 (0.91%) Replication
13 52 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 44 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
15 42 (0.71%) Private Cloud
16 40 (0.67%) Mobile App
17 38 (0.64%) iPad
18 37 (0.62%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1491 (25.03%) Windows
2 844 (14.17%) Linux
3 769 (12.91%) Windows Server
4 408 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 387 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 289 (4.85%) Unix
7 206 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 201 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 127 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 115 (1.93%) Windows 8
11 80 (1.34%) Windows 10
12 73 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 68 (1.14%) CentOS
14 53 (0.89%) Windows XP
15 36 (0.60%) Solaris
16 34 (0.57%) Android
17 30 (0.50%) AIX
17 30 (0.50%) Ubuntu
18 26 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
19 23 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1458 (24.48%) ITIL
2 486 (8.16%) Network Design
3 414 (6.95%) Presales
4 392 (6.58%) Load Balancing
5 353 (5.93%) Network Management
6 348 (5.84%) Project Management
7 346 (5.81%) Network Monitoring
8 297 (4.99%) Change Management
9 291 (4.89%) Service Delivery
10 266 (4.47%) Service Management
11 253 (4.25%) Mentoring
12 243 (4.08%) High Availability
13 232 (3.89%) Information Security
14 229 (3.84%) Migration
15 213 (3.58%) Change Control
16 203 (3.41%) Disaster Recovery
17 199 (3.34%) Root Cause Analysis
18 180 (3.02%) SIEM
19 179 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
20 178 (2.99%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 283 (4.75%) SQL
2 205 (3.44%) PowerShell
3 194 (3.26%) Python
4 136 (2.28%) C
5 132 (2.22%) Perl
6 69 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 54 (0.91%) PHP
8 45 (0.76%) Ruby
9 38 (0.64%) C++
10 34 (0.57%) Java
11 33 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 28 (0.47%) JavaScript
13 26 (0.44%) C#
14 23 (0.39%) VBScript
15 22 (0.37%) VB
16 20 (0.34%) Objective-C
17 16 (0.27%) Tcl
18 7 (0.12%) Korn
19 5 (0.084%) R
20 2 (0.034%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3757 (63.07%) CCNA
2 3370 (56.57%) CCNP
3 1043 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 938 (15.75%) CCIE
5 741 (12.44%) MCSE
6 575 (9.65%) Security Cleared
7 548 (9.20%) Degree
8 422 (7.08%) MCSA
9 406 (6.82%) SC Cleared
10 404 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 370 (6.21%) CISSP
12 281 (4.72%) MCITP
13 275 (4.62%) CCDP
14 265 (4.45%) CCSE
14 265 (4.45%) MCP
15 246 (4.13%) CCSP
16 240 (4.03%) JNCIA
17 228 (3.83%) CCSA
18 203 (3.41%) JNCIS
19 190 (3.19%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 625 (10.49%) SLA
2 270 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 197 (3.31%) PCI DSS
4 43 (0.72%) QA
5 20 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.27%) HIPAA
7 15 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.18%) ISO27002
9 9 (0.15%) COBIT
9 9 (0.15%) GPG13
10 4 (0.067%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.050%) RMADS
11 3 (0.050%) SAS 70
12 1 (0.017%) COSHH
12 1 (0.017%) DICOM
12 1 (0.017%) FIPS 140-2
12 1 (0.017%) HL7
12 1 (0.017%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.017%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 955 (16.03%) Active Directory
2 837 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 367 (6.16%) Hyper-V
4 287 (4.82%) vSphere
5 185 (3.11%) XenApp
6 79 (1.33%) VMware ESX
7 68 (1.14%) Firmware
8 61 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
9 56 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 49 (0.82%) XenDesktop
11 43 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
12 42 (0.71%) Terminal Services
13 39 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 37 (0.62%) ISA Server
15 35 (0.59%) XenServer
16 29 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
17 28 (0.47%) vCloud
18 23 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
19 22 (0.37%) KVM
20 19 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 298 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 173 (2.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 125 (2.10%) Cisco Prime
4 120 (2.01%) SCCM
5 116 (1.95%) Nagios
6 106 (1.78%) Cisco UCCE
7 100 (1.68%) FortiGate
8 86 (1.44%) Puppet
9 82 (1.38%) SCOM
10 58 (0.97%) Backup Exec
11 50 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
12 46 (0.77%) Cacti
13 44 (0.74%) WSUS
14 42 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
15 40 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
16 37 (0.62%) Ansible
17 36 (0.60%) Nessus
18 25 (0.42%) OpenView
19 24 (0.40%) Tivoli
19 24 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4750 (79.74%) Cisco
2 1409 (23.65%) VMware
3 1358 (22.80%) Microsoft
4 1227 (20.60%) Juniper
5 1212 (20.35%) CheckPoint
6 770 (12.93%) F5
7 604 (10.14%) HP
8 565 (9.48%) Citrix
9 509 (8.54%) Palo Alto
10 344 (5.77%) SolarWinds
11 296 (4.97%) Avaya
12 216 (3.63%) Fortinet
13 185 (3.11%) NetApp
14 178 (2.99%) Riverbed
15 154 (2.59%) EMC
16 152 (2.55%) Red Hat
17 151 (2.53%) Meraki
18 149 (2.50%) Dell
19 124 (2.08%) Blue Coat
20 119 (2.00%) Mitel
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