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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 95 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2874 3348 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.93% 3.05% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.04% 11.16% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2459 2763 2457
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%

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
26043 30009 31924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.60% 27.37% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21067 23905 24972
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -5 2649 £45,000 - 303
London -6 965 £55,000 +10.00% 108
South East -8 800 £45,000 - 71
Berkshire -4 235 £47,500 +5.55% 17
East of England +3 200 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Surrey -3 189 £45,000 -5.26% 16
West Midlands -15 183 £42,500 -12.37% 23
South West +26 175 £35,000 -15.15% 17
City of London -2 168 £55,000 +2.32% 29
Hampshire +4 162 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Yorkshire -40 131 £42,500 -5.55% 20
Hertfordshire +23 124 £45,000 - 11
North West 0 102 £37,500 - 31
Reading +12 101 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Yorkshire -40 97 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Birmingham -40 84 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Buckinghamshire -4 81 £48,250 -3.50% 3
Leeds -39 79 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Scotland +39 78 £40,000 -3.03% 7
Wiltshire +20 75 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Kent +27 67 £35,000 +16.66% 9
East Midlands +5 63 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Wales +16 58 £30,250 -20.91% 3
South Wales +20 54 £29,250 -19.31% 1
Bracknell +7 50 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Manchester -4 50 £37,750 -19.68% 21
Gloucestershire +26 46 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Southampton +16 46 £41,500 -7.77% 6
Chippenham +26 41 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Hemel Hempstead +19 41 £45,000 +50.00% 1

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4880 (80.46%) Cisco
2 3775 (62.24%) CCNA
3 3458 (57.02%) CCNP
4 3103 (51.16%) Firewall
5 2071 (34.15%) WAN
6 1847 (30.45%) LAN
7 1476 (24.34%) Windows
8 1467 (24.19%) VPN
9 1430 (23.58%) VMware
10 1418 (23.38%) ITIL
11 1403 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
12 1385 (22.84%) Microsoft
13 1355 (22.34%) Juniper
14 1248 (20.58%) CheckPoint
15 1192 (19.65%) Wireless
16 1175 (19.37%) MPLS
17 1144 (18.86%) BGP
18 1135 (18.71%) Network Security
19 1114 (18.37%) Data Centre
20 1030 (16.98%) OSPF
21 1013 (16.70%) Microsoft Certification
22 996 (16.42%) CCIE
23 976 (16.09%) TCP/IP
24 923 (15.22%) Finance
25 917 (15.12%) Active Directory
26 879 (14.49%) F5
27 849 (14.00%) VoIP
28 841 (13.87%) Cisco Nexus
29 830 (13.69%) Linux
30 810 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 573 (9.45%) MS Exchange
2 255 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 211 (3.48%) Skype for Business
4 183 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 152 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 152 (2.51%) IIS
6 111 (1.83%) SharePoint
7 52 (0.86%) Apache
8 40 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 37 (0.61%) OpenStack
10 28 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 22 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
12 20 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (0.23%) JBoss
14 9 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.15%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.15%) nginx
15 8 (0.13%) Apache Pig
16 6 (0.099%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.099%) WebSphere
Applications
1 619 (10.21%) MS Excel
2 255 (4.20%) MS Office
3 138 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.35%) MS Project
5 11 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.082%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.066%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.049%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.016%) Revit
Business Applications
1 22 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.31%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 4 (0.066%) Bankmaster
3 4 (0.066%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.066%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.033%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.016%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 269 (4.44%) Office 365
2 146 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (1.40%) SaaS
5 56 (0.92%) IaaS
6 33 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (0.33%) PaaS
8 11 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.15%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.082%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.049%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.049%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.049%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.033%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.033%) Nimbula
13 1 (0.016%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.016%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.016%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 3103 (51.16%) Firewall
2 2071 (34.15%) WAN
3 1847 (30.45%) LAN
4 1467 (24.19%) VPN
5 1403 (23.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1192 (19.65%) Wireless
7 1175 (19.37%) MPLS
8 1144 (18.86%) BGP
9 1135 (18.71%) Network Security
10 1030 (16.98%) OSPF
11 976 (16.09%) TCP/IP
12 849 (14.00%) VoIP
13 841 (13.87%) Cisco Nexus
14 732 (12.07%) DNS
15 555 (9.15%) EIGRP
16 511 (8.43%) DHCP
17 473 (7.80%) Internet
18 450 (7.42%) SAN
19 445 (7.34%) VLAN
20 380 (6.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 46 (0.76%) Big Data
3 23 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (0.36%) Hadoop
5 21 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (0.33%) MySQL
7 15 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 14 (0.23%) MongoDB
9 12 (0.20%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (0.15%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (0.13%) Apache Hive
11 8 (0.13%) Data Mining
11 8 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.099%) Aerospike
13 5 (0.082%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.082%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.049%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 29 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
3 20 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 15 (0.25%) Subversion
5 12 (0.20%) JIRA
6 10 (0.16%) Burp Suite
7 9 (0.15%) Metasploit
8 7 (0.12%) PHPUnit
8 7 (0.12%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.082%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.049%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.033%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.033%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.033%) git-flow
11 2 (0.033%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.033%) Redmine
11 2 (0.033%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.033%) Selenium
12 1 (0.016%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.016%) MSI
General
1 923 (15.22%) Finance
2 712 (11.74%) Telecoms
3 261 (4.30%) Banking
4 162 (2.67%) Retail
5 82 (1.35%) Marketing
6 77 (1.27%) Games
7 69 (1.14%) Legal
8 67 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 56 (0.92%) Law
10 53 (0.87%) Advertising
11 45 (0.74%) German Language
12 38 (0.63%) Electronics
13 37 (0.61%) Back Office
14 35 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 33 (0.54%) Billing
15 33 (0.54%) French Language
16 30 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 30 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 30 (0.49%) Italian Language
16 30 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2577 (42.49%) Network Engineer
2 1129 (18.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 874 (14.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 699 (11.53%) Support Engineer
5 628 (10.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 613 (10.11%) Analyst
7 478 (7.88%) Security Engineer
8 473 (7.80%) Consultant
9 453 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 406 (6.69%) Network Security Engineer
11 401 (6.61%) Network Support
12 313 (5.16%) Network Support Engineer
13 277 (4.57%) Network Consultant
14 259 (4.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 256 (4.22%) Architect
16 243 (4.01%) Network Analyst
17 226 (3.73%) Cisco Support
18 220 (3.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
19 202 (3.33%) Voice Engineer
20 200 (3.30%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (2.26%) 802.1X
2 69 (1.14%) XMPP
3 40 (0.66%) Web Services
4 29 (0.48%) Middleware
5 23 (0.38%) XML
6 20 (0.33%) LAMP
7 18 (0.30%) .NET
7 18 (0.30%) SOAP
8 17 (0.28%) CSS
9 14 (0.23%) COM
10 13 (0.21%) HTML
11 12 (0.20%) Java EE
11 12 (0.20%) STL
12 11 (0.18%) REST
13 10 (0.16%) JSON
13 10 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (0.15%) jQuery
14 9 (0.15%) WAP
15 7 (0.12%) Flash
15 7 (0.12%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1114 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 370 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 178 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 161 (2.65%) Driving Licence
6 131 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
7 102 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 71 (1.17%) Clustering
9 67 (1.10%) PKI
10 64 (1.06%) RSA SecurID
11 61 (1.01%) IVR
12 60 (0.99%) iPad
13 59 (0.97%) Statistics
14 55 (0.91%) Replication
15 53 (0.87%) Private Cloud
16 51 (0.84%) Virtual Team
17 50 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
18 43 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
19 41 (0.68%) e-Health
20 34 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1476 (24.34%) Windows
2 830 (13.69%) Linux
3 786 (12.96%) Windows Server
4 428 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 408 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 293 (4.83%) Unix
7 209 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 207 (3.41%) Windows 7
9 120 (1.98%) Windows 8
10 110 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 77 (1.27%) Windows 10
12 69 (1.14%) Mac OS X
13 64 (1.06%) CentOS
14 53 (0.87%) Windows XP
15 35 (0.58%) Solaris
16 32 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
17 28 (0.46%) AIX
18 26 (0.43%) Ubuntu
19 22 (0.36%) Debian
20 21 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1418 (23.38%) ITIL
2 512 (8.44%) Network Design
3 459 (7.57%) Load Balancing
4 424 (6.99%) Presales
5 393 (6.48%) Network Monitoring
6 353 (5.82%) Project Management
7 338 (5.57%) Network Management
8 308 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 295 (4.86%) Change Management
10 247 (4.07%) High Availability
11 244 (4.02%) Information Security
11 244 (4.02%) Mentoring
12 238 (3.92%) Service Management
13 228 (3.76%) Migration
14 208 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 202 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
16 195 (3.22%) Change Control
17 191 (3.15%) SIEM
18 182 (3.00%) Network Architecture
19 176 (2.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 285 (4.70%) SQL
2 204 (3.36%) Python
3 200 (3.30%) PowerShell
4 125 (2.06%) C
5 124 (2.04%) Perl
6 75 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 55 (0.91%) Ruby
8 44 (0.73%) PHP
9 32 (0.53%) C++
10 30 (0.49%) Shell Script
11 27 (0.45%) Java
12 24 (0.40%) VBScript
13 22 (0.36%) Tcl
14 20 (0.33%) VB
15 18 (0.30%) C#
16 16 (0.26%) JavaScript
17 13 (0.21%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.066%) Korn
18 4 (0.066%) VBA
19 3 (0.049%) R
Qualifications
1 3775 (62.24%) CCNA
2 3458 (57.02%) CCNP
3 1013 (16.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 996 (16.42%) CCIE
5 731 (12.05%) MCSE
6 586 (9.66%) Degree
7 551 (9.08%) Security Cleared
8 413 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 407 (6.71%) SC Cleared
10 406 (6.69%) MCSA
11 356 (5.87%) CISSP
12 307 (5.06%) CCDP
13 295 (4.86%) CCSE
14 283 (4.67%) MCITP
15 265 (4.37%) CCSP
16 264 (4.35%) CCSA
17 259 (4.27%) MCP
18 257 (4.24%) JNCIA
19 210 (3.46%) JNCIP
20 188 (3.10%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 618 (10.19%) SLA
2 260 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 130 (2.14%) PCI DSS
4 37 (0.61%) QA
5 25 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 16 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 15 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.18%) COBIT
8 11 (0.18%) ISO27002
9 7 (0.12%) GPG13
10 3 (0.049%) BS7799
10 3 (0.049%) RMADS
10 3 (0.049%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.016%) COSHH
11 1 (0.016%) DICOM
11 1 (0.016%) FIPS 140-2
11 1 (0.016%) HL7
11 1 (0.016%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 1 (0.016%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.016%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 917 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 810 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 356 (5.87%) Hyper-V
4 266 (4.39%) vSphere
5 179 (2.95%) XenApp
6 72 (1.19%) VMware ESX
7 58 (0.96%) Firmware
7 58 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 55 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
9 44 (0.73%) Terminal Services
9 44 (0.73%) XenDesktop
10 40 (0.66%) XenServer
11 37 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
12 34 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
13 33 (0.54%) ISA Server
14 32 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 30 (0.49%) vCloud
16 25 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
17 22 (0.36%) KVM
18 19 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 325 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 187 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 131 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
3 131 (2.16%) Nagios
4 126 (2.08%) SCCM
5 106 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
6 101 (1.67%) FortiGate
7 84 (1.38%) SCOM
8 69 (1.14%) Puppet
9 68 (1.12%) Cacti
10 59 (0.97%) Backup Exec
10 59 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
11 49 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
12 44 (0.73%) WSUS
13 37 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
13 37 (0.61%) OpenView
14 36 (0.59%) Nessus
15 32 (0.53%) Ansible
16 28 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
17 23 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4880 (80.46%) Cisco
2 1430 (23.58%) VMware
3 1385 (22.84%) Microsoft
4 1355 (22.34%) Juniper
5 1248 (20.58%) CheckPoint
6 879 (14.49%) F5
7 624 (10.29%) HP
8 574 (9.46%) Citrix
9 524 (8.64%) Palo Alto
10 403 (6.64%) SolarWinds
11 308 (5.08%) Avaya
12 215 (3.54%) Fortinet
13 193 (3.18%) Riverbed
14 180 (2.97%) NetApp
15 157 (2.59%) Red Hat
16 148 (2.44%) EMC
17 143 (2.36%) Meraki
18 141 (2.32%) Blue Coat
19 135 (2.23%) Dell
20 113 (1.86%) Mitel
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + 40 days holiday and 18% pension
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: Up to £58K Plus 30% Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35k - 50k per year + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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West Yorkshire
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