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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 82 112 93
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 3397 2719 3251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.17% 2.58% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.82% 9.47% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2752 2261 2665
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.25%

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
31391 28720 30137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.33% 27.26% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24987 22543 24799
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +30 3244 £45,000 +5.88% 383
London +55 1335 £47,500 - 145
South East +24 925 £45,000 +5.88% 96
City of London +61 433 £52,500 - 49
Berkshire +16 284 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Yorkshire -18 210 £45,000 +12.50% 25
East of England +5 208 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Hampshire +11 198 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Surrey +30 187 £43,250 +1.76% 32
North West +34 185 £37,500 +13.63% 32
South West +41 176 £40,000 -5.88% 36
West Midlands +15 172 £38,125 -4.68% 24
West Yorkshire -21 144 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Reading +20 135 £45,000 -14.28% 13
Leeds -30 116 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Manchester +13 95 £35,000 +16.66% 21
Birmingham +15 72 £45,000 - 11
Buckinghamshire +19 69 £40,000 - 4
Kent -3 69 £41,500 +38.33% 3
Hertfordshire -18 65 £44,000 +10.00% 6
Cheshire +25 64 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Wales -29 60 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Bedfordshire +10 59 £45,000 - 7
Bristol +13 58 £43,750 +6.06% 12
South Wales -24 58 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Cambridgeshire +20 47 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire +10 47 £45,000 - 7
Basingstoke +9 46 £45,000 +7.91% 1
Essex +5 46 £50,000 +4.16% 2
Slough -1 43 £60,000 +33.33% 4

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5630 (82.54%) Cisco
2 3893 (57.07%) CCNA
3 3853 (56.49%) CCNP
4 3420 (50.14%) Firewall
5 2265 (33.21%) WAN
6 1995 (29.25%) LAN
7 1970 (28.88%) Windows
8 1738 (25.48%) Juniper
9 1713 (25.11%) VMware
10 1638 (24.01%) Microsoft
11 1545 (22.65%) CheckPoint
12 1464 (21.46%) VPN
13 1456 (21.35%) BGP
14 1444 (21.17%) MPLS
15 1442 (21.14%) Cisco ASA
16 1370 (20.09%) ITIL
17 1311 (19.22%) Network Security
18 1253 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
19 1213 (17.78%) OSPF
20 1157 (16.96%) CCIE
21 1078 (15.80%) VMware Infrastructure
22 1050 (15.39%) Active Directory
23 1031 (15.12%) Wireless
24 1020 (14.95%) F5
25 1009 (14.79%) Cisco Nexus
26 1003 (14.70%) TCP/IP
27 984 (14.43%) MCSE
28 966 (14.16%) Linux
29 908 (13.31%) Finance
30 875 (12.83%) VoIP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 730 (10.70%) MS Exchange
2 313 (4.59%) Lync
3 285 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 199 (2.92%) SharePoint
5 160 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 132 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 123 (1.80%) IIS
8 116 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 78 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 78 (1.14%) Apache
10 43 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
11 40 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 39 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 35 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
14 23 (0.34%) nginx
15 19 (0.28%) Tomcat
16 16 (0.23%) SAS
17 13 (0.19%) Moodle
18 12 (0.18%) OpenStack
19 11 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 740 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 441 (6.47%) MS Office
3 166 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 35 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.22%) MS Project
6 8 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.044%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.029%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.015%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.12%) SAP CRM
5 6 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.059%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.044%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.044%) Agresso
7 3 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.029%) SalesLogix
8 2 (0.029%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.015%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.015%) assyst
9 1 (0.015%) HiPortfolio
9 1 (0.015%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 122 (1.79%) Office 365
2 63 (0.92%) IaaS
3 60 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 50 (0.73%) SaaS
5 48 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 43 (0.63%) PaaS
7 14 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.073%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.073%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.073%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.073%) Yammer
9 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3420 (50.14%) Firewall
2 2265 (33.21%) WAN
3 1995 (29.25%) LAN
4 1464 (21.46%) VPN
5 1456 (21.35%) BGP
6 1444 (21.17%) MPLS
7 1442 (21.14%) Cisco ASA
8 1311 (19.22%) Network Security
9 1213 (17.78%) OSPF
10 1031 (15.12%) Wireless
11 1009 (14.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 1003 (14.70%) TCP/IP
13 875 (12.83%) VoIP
14 841 (12.33%) DNS
15 702 (10.29%) EIGRP
16 692 (10.15%) SAN
17 601 (8.81%) DHCP
18 516 (7.56%) VLAN
19 464 (6.80%) Internet
20 460 (6.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (3.86%) SQL Server
2 86 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (1.06%) MySQL
4 30 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (0.29%) Relational Database
6 19 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 17 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 15 (0.22%) DB2
9 14 (0.21%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.13%) Big Data
11 8 (0.12%) Informix
11 8 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (0.10%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.073%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.073%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.059%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.059%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.059%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.044%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (0.75%) Jenkins
2 29 (0.43%) Hudson
3 28 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 26 (0.38%) Git (software)
5 19 (0.28%) JIRA
6 11 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (0.15%) Selenium
7 10 (0.15%) Rational Performance Tester
7 10 (0.15%) Subversion
7 10 (0.15%) FogBugz
8 9 (0.13%) MSI
9 7 (0.10%) Metasploit
9 7 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.029%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.029%) WebLOAD
11 1 (0.015%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.015%) CruiseControl
General
1 908 (13.31%) Finance
2 754 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 251 (3.68%) Banking
4 148 (2.17%) Retail
5 92 (1.35%) Law
6 73 (1.07%) Advertising
7 64 (0.94%) Investment Banking
8 58 (0.85%) Legal
9 52 (0.76%) Marketing
10 51 (0.75%) Financial Institution
11 46 (0.67%) Electronics
12 45 (0.66%) Games
13 44 (0.65%) French Language
14 39 (0.57%) Manufacturing
15 34 (0.50%) Back Office
16 18 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 17 (0.25%) Billing
17 17 (0.25%) Spanish Language
18 15 (0.22%) German Language
18 15 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2728 (39.99%) Network Engineer
2 652 (9.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 592 (8.68%) Consultant
4 575 (8.43%) Analyst
5 569 (8.34%) Support Engineer
6 393 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 389 (5.70%) Architect
8 385 (5.64%) Security Engineer
9 345 (5.06%) Cisco Engineer
10 293 (4.30%) Network Security Engineer
11 248 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
12 242 (3.55%) Network Consultant
13 228 (3.34%) Network Support
14 222 (3.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 207 (3.03%) Network Architect
16 203 (2.98%) Network Analyst
17 168 (2.46%) Network Specialist
18 152 (2.23%) Security Analyst
18 152 (2.23%) 2nd Line Support
19 148 (2.17%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (1.04%) XMPP
2 53 (0.78%) CSS
3 31 (0.45%) Web Services
3 31 (0.45%) .NET
4 21 (0.31%) Middleware
5 16 (0.23%) WSE
6 13 (0.19%) LAMP
7 12 (0.18%) SOAP
8 11 (0.16%) HTML
8 11 (0.16%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (0.15%) COM
9 10 (0.15%) Software Packaging
10 8 (0.12%) XML
10 8 (0.12%) VXML
11 7 (0.10%) RSS
12 6 (0.088%) WSH
12 6 (0.088%) J2EE
13 5 (0.073%) WAP
14 4 (0.059%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 348 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 251 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 188 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 169 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
5 121 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 109 (1.60%) Clustering
7 85 (1.25%) Open Source
8 80 (1.17%) Hedge funds
8 80 (1.17%) Fat Client
8 80 (1.17%) Thin Client
9 42 (0.62%) FlexPod
10 41 (0.60%) Statistics
11 40 (0.59%) PKI
11 40 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
12 39 (0.57%) Replication
12 39 (0.57%) Client/Server
13 35 (0.51%) EqualLogic
14 25 (0.37%) Derivative
15 23 (0.34%) CMDB
16 21 (0.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1970 (28.88%) Windows
2 966 (14.16%) Linux
3 664 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 418 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 404 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 313 (4.59%) UNIX
7 253 (3.71%) Windows 7
8 204 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 155 (2.27%) Windows XP
10 122 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 91 (1.33%) Solaris
12 81 (1.19%) CentOS
13 76 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
13 76 (1.11%) Ubuntu
14 72 (1.06%) Mac OS X
15 52 (0.76%) Windows Vista
16 39 (0.57%) Debian
17 31 (0.45%) SUSE
18 20 (0.29%) Android
19 19 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1370 (20.09%) ITIL
2 546 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 524 (7.68%) Network Design
4 497 (7.29%) Project Management
5 385 (5.64%) Service Delivery
6 375 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
7 366 (5.37%) Network Management
8 322 (4.72%) Change Management
9 296 (4.34%) Mentoring
10 285 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 277 (4.06%) Incident Management
12 265 (3.89%) Migration
13 244 (3.58%) Information Security
14 237 (3.47%) Kalman Filter
15 236 (3.46%) Network Architecture
16 200 (2.93%) Problem Management
17 195 (2.86%) Change Control
18 178 (2.61%) PRINCE2
19 170 (2.49%) Capacity Planning
20 150 (2.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 423 (6.20%) SQL
2 152 (2.23%) PowerShell
3 140 (2.05%) Perl
4 114 (1.67%) Python
5 95 (1.39%) PHP
6 84 (1.23%) C
7 82 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 55 (0.81%) Ruby
9 50 (0.73%) Shell Script
10 43 (0.63%) Java
11 27 (0.40%) VBScript
12 25 (0.37%) Tcl
13 23 (0.34%) R
14 19 (0.28%) C++
15 17 (0.25%) VB
16 13 (0.19%) Lisp
17 8 (0.12%) C#
18 6 (0.088%) JavaScript
19 3 (0.044%) AWK
20 2 (0.029%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3893 (57.07%) CCNA
2 3853 (56.49%) CCNP
3 1253 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1157 (16.96%) CCIE
5 984 (14.43%) MCSE
6 721 (10.57%) Degree
7 551 (8.08%) Security Cleared
8 482 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 463 (6.79%) MCSA
10 437 (6.41%) CCSE
11 416 (6.10%) CCDP
12 406 (5.95%) SC Cleared
13 380 (5.57%) MCITP
14 371 (5.44%) CCSA
15 313 (4.59%) MCP
16 283 (4.15%) CISSP
17 239 (3.50%) JNCIA
18 224 (3.28%) CCSP
19 198 (2.90%) CCDA
20 196 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 679 (9.95%) SLA
2 215 (3.15%) PCI DSS
3 164 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 38 (0.56%) QA
6 28 (0.41%) GPG13
7 22 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 16 (0.23%) COBIT
9 12 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 7 (0.10%) BS7799
11 3 (0.044%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.044%) HL7
11 3 (0.044%) DICOM
12 1 (0.015%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.015%) BS25999
12 1 (0.015%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.015%) BS15000
System Software
1 1078 (15.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1050 (15.39%) Active Directory
3 418 (6.13%) Hyper-V
4 350 (5.13%) vSphere
5 160 (2.35%) XenApp
6 133 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
7 114 (1.67%) VMware ESX
8 89 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 65 (0.95%) Firmware
10 64 (0.94%) XenServer
10 64 (0.94%) XenDesktop
11 62 (0.91%) vCloud
12 37 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 32 (0.47%) Xen
14 31 (0.45%) Squid
15 22 (0.32%) Samba
16 20 (0.29%) Snort
17 18 (0.26%) KVM
18 15 (0.22%) UAG
18 15 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 283 (4.15%) Cisco CUCM
2 133 (1.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 129 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
4 119 (1.74%) Nagios
5 118 (1.73%) Backup Exec
6 102 (1.50%) SCCM
6 102 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
7 95 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
8 79 (1.16%) OpenView
9 74 (1.08%) SCOM
10 69 (1.01%) Cacti
11 66 (0.97%) FortiGate
12 61 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
13 53 (0.78%) Puppet
14 48 (0.70%) Opsview
15 46 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
16 37 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
17 33 (0.48%) NetBackup
18 28 (0.41%) Cisco LMS
19 26 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5630 (82.54%) Cisco
2 1738 (25.48%) Juniper
3 1713 (25.11%) VMware
4 1638 (24.01%) Microsoft
5 1545 (22.65%) CheckPoint
6 1020 (14.95%) F5
7 829 (12.15%) HP
8 696 (10.20%) Citrix
9 352 (5.16%) SolarWinds
10 312 (4.57%) Avaya
11 265 (3.89%) Blue Coat
12 253 (3.71%) Dell
13 236 (3.46%) Riverbed
14 227 (3.33%) Fortinet
15 204 (2.99%) Red Hat
16 197 (2.89%) Symantec
17 194 (2.84%) NetApp
18 132 (1.94%) Brocade
19 129 (1.89%) Aruba
20 128 (1.88%) EMC
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excelent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + SALARY NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum To 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Range of benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £23000 per annum + Benefits and Performance related bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + 30% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Car/Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £60,000 to £60,000 (depending on exp
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £77,200 per annum (£70k basic + £7,200 TA) + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday