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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 88 104 115
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 3361 3030 2584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.08% 2.66% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.31% 9.84% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 2505 2197
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
29721 30793 28509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.00% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24107 23920 23183
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015 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 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 3216 £45,869 +1.93% 314
London +16 1144 £50,000 - 115
South East +27 983 £45,000 +5.88% 62
Berkshire +25 288 £45,000 +5.88% 19
Yorkshire -18 266 £45,000 +5.88% 34
City of London -15 254 £52,250 +6.63% 30
Surrey +38 251 £47,500 +5.55% 19
East of England +10 233 £42,500 - 21
West Midlands +31 221 £50,000 +29.87% 30
West Yorkshire -22 200 £46,000 +12.88% 16
Leeds -19 172 £50,000 +20.48% 14
South West +26 154 £41,500 -2.35% 17
Birmingham +16 141 £54,500 +21.11% 9
Hampshire -7 139 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North West +25 134 £40,000 +5.96% 19
Buckinghamshire +56 129 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hertfordshire +12 113 £43,750 -2.77% 9
Reading +5 102 £45,000 -14.28% 15
East Midlands +7 81 £35,000 -6.66% 10
Milton Keynes +43 75 £50,000 - 2
Wiltshire +17 64 £45,000 -25.00% 5
West Sussex +7 61 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Cheshire +31 59 £35,000 -20.00% 6
Manchester +2 58 £50,000 +36.98% 8
Scotland +30 54 £37,750 +3.42% 16
Kent -16 52 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Leatherhead +26 51 £34,500 -34.90% 2
Hemel Hempstead +21 45 £35,000 -36.36% 1
North Yorkshire +29 44 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Bedfordshire +2 42 £50,000 +17.64% 3

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5438 (80.15%) Cisco
2 4103 (60.47%) CCNA
3 3727 (54.93%) CCNP
4 3347 (49.33%) Firewall
5 2229 (32.85%) LAN
6 2223 (32.76%) WAN
7 1796 (26.47%) Windows
8 1535 (22.62%) Juniper
9 1514 (22.31%) CheckPoint
10 1489 (21.95%) Data Centre
11 1484 (21.87%) VMware
12 1438 (21.19%) Microsoft
13 1365 (20.12%) ITIL
14 1339 (19.73%) BGP
15 1289 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
16 1283 (18.91%) VPN
17 1187 (17.49%) Wireless
18 1178 (17.36%) F5
19 1172 (17.27%) MPLS
20 1167 (17.20%) TCP/IP
21 1150 (16.95%) CCIE
22 1134 (16.71%) OSPF
23 1094 (16.12%) Network Security
24 1052 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
25 1015 (14.96%) DNS
26 992 (14.62%) VoIP
27 985 (14.52%) Cisco Nexus
28 970 (14.30%) Linux
29 921 (13.57%) Finance
30 901 (13.28%) Active Directory

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 602 (8.87%) MS Exchange
2 258 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 225 (3.32%) Lync
4 156 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 152 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 103 (1.52%) IIS
7 102 (1.50%) Apache
7 102 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 92 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 84 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 60 (0.88%) OpenStack
11 55 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
12 54 (0.80%) nginx
13 28 (0.41%) Apache Pig
14 19 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (0.25%) Tomcat
16 12 (0.18%) SAS
17 11 (0.16%) MTS
17 11 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
18 10 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 662 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 397 (5.85%) MS Office
3 178 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 54 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.16%) MS Project
6 3 (0.044%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.029%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.015%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.15%) Summit
4 8 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 6 (0.088%) Magento
5 6 (0.088%) Sage 50
6 5 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.059%) Primavera
7 4 (0.059%) Teamcenter
7 4 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.044%) Agresso
9 2 (0.029%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.015%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.015%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.015%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 137 (2.02%) Office 365
2 110 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 52 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 45 (0.66%) IaaS
6 40 (0.59%) PaaS
7 28 (0.41%) SaaS
8 19 (0.28%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.074%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.029%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.015%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.015%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.015%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 3347 (49.33%) Firewall
2 2229 (32.85%) LAN
3 2223 (32.76%) WAN
4 1339 (19.73%) BGP
5 1289 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1283 (18.91%) VPN
7 1187 (17.49%) Wireless
8 1172 (17.27%) MPLS
9 1167 (17.20%) TCP/IP
10 1134 (16.71%) OSPF
11 1094 (16.12%) Network Security
12 1015 (14.96%) DNS
13 992 (14.62%) VoIP
14 985 (14.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 699 (10.30%) DHCP
16 648 (9.55%) SAN
17 587 (8.65%) EIGRP
18 533 (7.86%) VLAN
19 502 (7.40%) Internet
20 474 (6.99%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 78 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (1.12%) MySQL
4 55 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 54 (0.80%) Big Data
6 30 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 28 (0.41%) Apache Hive
8 27 (0.40%) MongoDB
9 23 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (0.29%) Relational Database
11 16 (0.24%) Oracle Database
11 16 (0.24%) Redis
12 15 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.21%) Data Mining
14 13 (0.19%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.19%) Informix
15 11 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 45 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 37 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 36 (0.53%) Hudson
3 36 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 19 (0.28%) Subversion
5 11 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.10%) JIRA
8 6 (0.088%) PHPUnit
8 6 (0.088%) Rational Performance Tester
9 5 (0.074%) Metasploit
9 5 (0.074%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.044%) WebLOAD
10 3 (0.044%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.029%) MSI
General
1 921 (13.57%) Finance
2 858 (12.65%) Telecoms
3 268 (3.95%) Banking
4 138 (2.03%) Retail
5 99 (1.46%) Law
6 70 (1.03%) Legal
7 69 (1.02%) Marketing
8 68 (1.00%) Back Office
9 59 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 59 (0.87%) Games
10 55 (0.81%) Electronics
11 50 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 44 (0.65%) Advertising
13 32 (0.47%) French Language
14 30 (0.44%) German Language
15 29 (0.43%) Investment Banking
16 26 (0.38%) Aerospace
17 23 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.28%) Japanese Language
19 15 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2536 (37.38%) Network Engineer
2 653 (9.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 596 (8.78%) Analyst
4 577 (8.50%) Consultant
5 539 (7.94%) Support Engineer
6 469 (6.91%) Architect
7 365 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 330 (4.86%) Cisco Engineer
9 329 (4.85%) Security Engineer
10 309 (4.55%) Network Architect
11 268 (3.95%) Network Consultant
12 267 (3.94%) Network Support
13 265 (3.91%) Network Analyst
14 259 (3.82%) Network Security Engineer
15 215 (3.17%) Administrator
16 208 (3.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
17 191 (2.82%) Senior Consultant
18 174 (2.56%) Support Analyst
19 162 (2.39%) Network Support Engineer
20 158 (2.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (2.14%) 802.1X
2 71 (1.05%) CSS
3 44 (0.65%) LAMP
4 39 (0.57%) Web Services
5 38 (0.56%) XMPP
6 30 (0.44%) HTML
7 28 (0.41%) XML
7 28 (0.41%) STL
8 27 (0.40%) Java EE
9 20 (0.29%) .NET
10 19 (0.28%) Middleware
11 14 (0.21%) COM
12 11 (0.16%) jQuery
13 10 (0.15%) REST
14 8 (0.12%) FreeSWITCH
15 7 (0.10%) ActiveMQ
15 7 (0.10%) XSLT
16 6 (0.088%) SOAP
16 6 (0.088%) JSON
16 6 (0.088%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1489 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 441 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 215 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 200 (2.95%) Management Information System
5 154 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
6 101 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 84 (1.24%) Hedge funds
8 77 (1.13%) Clustering
9 76 (1.12%) Blackberry
10 61 (0.90%) Replication
11 48 (0.71%) Statistics
12 47 (0.69%) FlexPod
13 46 (0.68%) PKI
14 44 (0.65%) Thin Client
14 44 (0.65%) Fat Client
15 43 (0.63%) IVR
15 43 (0.63%) Private Cloud
16 38 (0.56%) CESG
17 33 (0.49%) e-Health
17 33 (0.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1796 (26.47%) Windows
2 970 (14.30%) Linux
3 635 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 481 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 379 (5.59%) UNIX
6 302 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 204 (3.01%) Windows 7
8 181 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 105 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 100 (1.47%) Windows XP
11 84 (1.24%) Mac OS X
12 79 (1.16%) CentOS
13 65 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
14 57 (0.84%) Solaris
15 39 (0.57%) Android
16 36 (0.53%) Ubuntu
17 34 (0.50%) Apple iOS
18 18 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
19 16 (0.24%) Windows Vista
20 12 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1365 (20.12%) ITIL
2 633 (9.33%) Load Balancing
3 570 (8.40%) Network Design
4 419 (6.18%) Project Management
5 355 (5.23%) Network Monitoring
6 349 (5.14%) Mentoring
6 349 (5.14%) Service Delivery
7 341 (5.03%) Network Management
8 289 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 287 (4.23%) Change Management
10 270 (3.98%) Information Security
11 254 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 234 (3.45%) Migration
13 224 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
14 185 (2.73%) Network Architecture
14 185 (2.73%) Problem Management
15 170 (2.51%) Change Control
16 166 (2.45%) Service Management
17 162 (2.39%) PRINCE2
18 159 (2.34%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 437 (6.44%) SQL
2 197 (2.90%) Python
3 188 (2.77%) Perl
4 144 (2.12%) PowerShell
5 134 (1.97%) Bash Shell
6 109 (1.61%) PHP
7 97 (1.43%) C
8 71 (1.05%) Java
9 70 (1.03%) Ruby
10 59 (0.87%) C++
11 56 (0.83%) C#
12 46 (0.68%) Shell Script
13 43 (0.63%) JavaScript
14 28 (0.41%) Objective-C
15 17 (0.25%) VBScript
16 13 (0.19%) Tcl
17 9 (0.13%) VB
18 7 (0.10%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.074%) Ada
19 5 (0.074%) R
Qualifications
1 4103 (60.47%) CCNA
2 3727 (54.93%) CCNP
3 1150 (16.95%) CCIE
4 1052 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 765 (11.27%) Degree
6 743 (10.95%) MCSE
7 623 (9.18%) Security Cleared
8 454 (6.69%) CCDP
9 402 (5.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 400 (5.90%) SC Cleared
11 366 (5.39%) CCSA
12 362 (5.34%) MCITP
13 361 (5.32%) CCSE
14 335 (4.94%) CISSP
15 321 (4.73%) MCSA
16 269 (3.96%) MCP
17 169 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
18 162 (2.39%) CCSP
19 150 (2.21%) JNCIA
20 143 (2.11%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 587 (8.65%) SLA
2 159 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 109 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 56 (0.83%) QA
5 38 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 24 (0.35%) COBIT
7 17 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.16%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.059%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.044%) GPG13
10 3 (0.044%) BS25999
10 3 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.029%) BS7799
12 1 (0.015%) HL7
12 1 (0.015%) DICOM
12 1 (0.015%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.015%) FISMA
System Software
1 901 (13.28%) Active Directory
2 855 (12.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 345 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 289 (4.26%) vSphere
5 132 (1.95%) VMware ESX
6 127 (1.87%) XenApp
7 116 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
8 71 (1.05%) vCloud
9 49 (0.72%) XenServer
10 45 (0.66%) ISA Server
11 44 (0.65%) Terminal Services
12 42 (0.62%) Firmware
13 36 (0.53%) XenDesktop
14 23 (0.34%) KVM
15 22 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
16 21 (0.31%) Terminal Server
17 20 (0.29%) VMware Server
18 18 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
19 17 (0.25%) Snort
20 16 (0.24%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 242 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 137 (2.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 119 (1.75%) Puppet
3 119 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 116 (1.71%) Nagios
5 112 (1.65%) SCCM
6 94 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
7 87 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
7 87 (1.28%) Backup Exec
8 84 (1.24%) CiscoWorks
9 64 (0.94%) SolarWinds Orion
10 63 (0.93%) Cisco LMS
11 61 (0.90%) Cacti
12 57 (0.84%) SCOM
13 53 (0.78%) Ansible
14 49 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
15 47 (0.69%) Salt
16 46 (0.68%) WSUS
17 41 (0.60%) OpenView
18 40 (0.59%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 5438 (80.15%) Cisco
2 1535 (22.62%) Juniper
3 1514 (22.31%) CheckPoint
4 1484 (21.87%) VMware
5 1438 (21.19%) Microsoft
6 1178 (17.36%) F5
7 723 (10.66%) HP
8 560 (8.25%) Citrix
9 293 (4.32%) Fortinet
10 248 (3.66%) SolarWinds
11 245 (3.61%) Riverbed
12 221 (3.26%) Blue Coat
13 218 (3.21%) Avaya
14 215 (3.17%) NetApp
15 187 (2.76%) Dell
16 162 (2.39%) McAfee
17 147 (2.17%) Red Hat
18 139 (2.05%) EMC
19 137 (2.02%) Mitel
20 121 (1.78%) IBM
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car & healthcare package
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £44500 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £85,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £44475.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Orchid Wire
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago