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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 90 111 103
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 3408 2992 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.09% 2.53% 2.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.33% 9.36% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2817 2485 2533
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,948 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -3.65%

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
30089 31964 29984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.26% 27.07% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24031 24956 24145
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +27 3243 £45,000 +5.26% 313
London +24 1116 £50,000 +5.26% 114
South East +35 1044 £45,000 +5.88% 80
Berkshire +23 295 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Yorkshire -16 287 £45,000 +10.42% 25
City of London -2 275 £55,000 +10.00% 26
Surrey +42 264 £47,500 +5.55% 16
East of England +26 242 £42,500 - 8
West Midlands +38 230 £50,000 +17.64% 14
West Yorkshire -18 213 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Leeds -14 181 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Birmingham +24 159 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Hampshire -5 157 £45,000 +2.85% 9
South West +14 143 £42,500 +3.65% 24
Buckinghamshire +59 130 £50,000 +81.81% 12
North West +25 125 £37,500 +15.38% 32
Hertfordshire -4 107 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Reading -4 102 £45,000 - 11
Milton Keynes +50 75 £50,000 +63.93% 6
East Midlands +4 68 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Wiltshire +22 63 £45,000 -25.00% 12
Leatherhead +37 60 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex +1 58 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Cheshire +41 54 £33,500 -4.28% 9
Bedfordshire +23 53 £50,000 +31.57%
North Yorkshire +30 52 £35,000 -15.15% 5
Kent -18 52 £30,000 -22.07% 4
Farnborough +3 51 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Manchester -12 49 £47,500 +46.15% 17
Scotland +13 48 £37,750 +2.31% 9

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 5563 (80.24%) Cisco
2 4195 (60.51%) CCNA
3 3783 (54.57%) CCNP
4 3418 (49.30%) Firewall
5 2317 (33.42%) WAN
6 2275 (32.81%) LAN
7 1882 (27.15%) Windows
8 1613 (23.27%) Juniper
9 1563 (22.54%) CheckPoint
10 1538 (22.18%) VMware
11 1515 (21.85%) Data Centre
12 1498 (21.61%) Microsoft
13 1444 (20.83%) ITIL
14 1414 (20.40%) BGP
15 1369 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
16 1291 (18.62%) VPN
17 1243 (17.93%) MPLS
18 1210 (17.45%) F5
19 1200 (17.31%) CCIE
20 1175 (16.95%) OSPF
20 1175 (16.95%) Wireless
21 1153 (16.63%) TCP/IP
22 1104 (15.92%) Network Security
23 1100 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
24 1041 (15.02%) Cisco Nexus
25 997 (14.38%) DNS
26 988 (14.25%) VoIP
27 970 (13.99%) Active Directory
28 968 (13.96%) Linux
29 910 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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
1 652 (9.40%) MS Exchange
2 294 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 257 (3.71%) Lync
4 168 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 159 (2.29%) SharePoint
6 114 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 111 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 97 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 92 (1.33%) Apache
10 90 (1.30%) IIS
11 58 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
12 57 (0.82%) nginx
12 57 (0.82%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
15 15 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
16 14 (0.20%) SAS
17 11 (0.16%) Tomcat
18 10 (0.14%) JBoss
19 7 (0.10%) CMS
Applications
1 691 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 407 (5.87%) MS Office
3 204 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 54 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.22%) MS Project
6 3 (0.043%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.043%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.014%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.087%) Magento
4 6 (0.087%) Sage 50
4 6 (0.087%) Summit
4 6 (0.087%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.058%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.058%) Primavera
5 4 (0.058%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.058%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.029%) HiPortfolio
7 1 (0.014%) assyst
7 1 (0.014%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.014%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.014%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 129 (1.86%) Office 365
2 112 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (0.82%) IaaS
5 55 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 47 (0.68%) PaaS
7 38 (0.55%) SaaS
8 22 (0.32%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.072%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.043%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.014%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.014%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.014%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3418 (49.30%) Firewall
2 2317 (33.42%) WAN
3 2275 (32.81%) LAN
4 1414 (20.40%) BGP
5 1369 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
6 1291 (18.62%) VPN
7 1243 (17.93%) MPLS
8 1175 (16.95%) OSPF
8 1175 (16.95%) Wireless
9 1153 (16.63%) TCP/IP
10 1104 (15.92%) Network Security
11 1041 (15.02%) Cisco Nexus
12 997 (14.38%) DNS
13 988 (14.25%) VoIP
14 694 (10.01%) DHCP
15 674 (9.72%) SAN
16 663 (9.56%) EIGRP
17 539 (7.77%) VLAN
18 479 (6.91%) Internet
19 472 (6.81%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 82 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (1.00%) MySQL
4 51 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (0.32%) Big Data
7 18 (0.26%) MongoDB
8 17 (0.25%) Oracle Database
9 15 (0.22%) Relational Database
9 15 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (0.22%) Data Mining
10 13 (0.19%) Redis
11 12 (0.17%) DB2
12 10 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (0.10%) Informix
14 7 (0.10%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.072%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 41 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 39 (0.56%) Hudson
4 38 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (0.17%) Subversion
7 6 (0.087%) Rational Performance Tester
8 4 (0.058%) Metasploit
8 4 (0.058%) JIRA
9 3 (0.043%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.043%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.029%) MSI
10 2 (0.029%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.014%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.014%) Rational DOORS
General
1 906 (13.07%) Finance
2 825 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 254 (3.66%) Banking
4 127 (1.83%) Retail
5 116 (1.67%) Law
6 76 (1.10%) Marketing
7 75 (1.08%) Legal
8 68 (0.98%) Back Office
9 62 (0.89%) Games
10 55 (0.79%) Electronics
11 54 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 53 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 51 (0.74%) Advertising
14 32 (0.46%) French Language
15 28 (0.40%) German Language
16 24 (0.35%) Investment Banking
16 24 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 23 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.27%) Japanese Language
19 15 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2598 (37.47%) Network Engineer
2 662 (9.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 647 (9.33%) Consultant
4 582 (8.39%) Analyst
5 553 (7.98%) Support Engineer
6 474 (6.84%) Architect
7 366 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 341 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
9 328 (4.73%) Security Engineer
10 313 (4.51%) Network Architect
11 299 (4.31%) Network Consultant
12 266 (3.84%) Network Support
13 254 (3.66%) Network Security Engineer
14 237 (3.42%) Network Analyst
15 224 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
16 210 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
17 185 (2.67%) Administrator
18 168 (2.42%) Support Analyst
18 168 (2.42%) 3rd Line Support
19 167 (2.41%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (2.31%) 802.1X
2 62 (0.89%) CSS
3 44 (0.63%) LAMP
4 39 (0.56%) XMPP
4 39 (0.56%) Web Services
5 34 (0.49%) HTML
6 19 (0.27%) XML
7 18 (0.26%) Middleware
8 17 (0.25%) .NET
9 13 (0.19%) COM
10 8 (0.12%) ISPF
11 6 (0.087%) J2EE
11 6 (0.087%) XSLT
12 5 (0.072%) Flash
12 5 (0.072%) VXML
13 4 (0.058%) FIX Protocol
13 4 (0.058%) FreeSWITCH
14 3 (0.043%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (0.043%) jQuery
14 3 (0.043%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1515 (21.85%) Data Centre
2 421 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 232 (3.35%) Computer Science
4 226 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 158 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
6 98 (1.41%) Clustering
7 96 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 86 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 77 (1.11%) Hedge funds
10 67 (0.97%) Replication
11 58 (0.84%) Thin Client
11 58 (0.84%) Fat Client
12 55 (0.79%) Statistics
13 47 (0.68%) PKI
14 42 (0.61%) Private Cloud
15 39 (0.56%) FlexPod
16 38 (0.55%) e-Health
17 36 (0.52%) EqualLogic
18 34 (0.49%) CESG
19 32 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1882 (27.15%) Windows
2 968 (13.96%) Linux
3 655 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 517 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 375 (5.41%) UNIX
6 334 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 213 (3.07%) Windows 7
8 190 (2.74%) Windows 8
9 122 (1.76%) Windows XP
10 117 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 84 (1.21%) CentOS
12 80 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 72 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
14 62 (0.89%) Solaris
15 51 (0.74%) Ubuntu
16 30 (0.43%) Windows Vista
17 23 (0.33%) Debian
18 14 (0.20%) Windows 2000
19 13 (0.19%) AIX
20 12 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1444 (20.83%) ITIL
2 617 (8.90%) Load Balancing
3 603 (8.70%) Network Design
4 439 (6.33%) Project Management
5 412 (5.94%) Service Delivery
6 372 (5.37%) Network Monitoring
7 332 (4.79%) Mentoring
8 328 (4.73%) Network Management
9 293 (4.23%) Change Management
10 281 (4.05%) Incident Management
11 263 (3.79%) Information Security
12 261 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 250 (3.61%) Migration
14 211 (3.04%) Root Cause Analysis
15 209 (3.01%) Network Architecture
16 200 (2.88%) Problem Management
17 184 (2.65%) Change Control
18 169 (2.44%) PRINCE2
19 165 (2.38%) Service Management
20 155 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 433 (6.25%) SQL
2 179 (2.58%) Python
3 164 (2.37%) Perl
4 150 (2.16%) PowerShell
5 133 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 90 (1.30%) PHP
7 78 (1.13%) Ruby
8 69 (1.00%) C
9 42 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 35 (0.50%) Java
11 30 (0.43%) JavaScript
12 29 (0.42%) C++
13 20 (0.29%) VBScript
13 20 (0.29%) C#
14 19 (0.27%) VB
15 10 (0.14%) Tcl
16 7 (0.10%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.072%) Ada
18 3 (0.043%) AWK
18 3 (0.043%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4195 (60.51%) CCNA
2 3783 (54.57%) CCNP
3 1200 (17.31%) CCIE
4 1100 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 795 (11.47%) MCSE
6 775 (11.18%) Degree
7 638 (9.20%) Security Cleared
8 448 (6.46%) CCDP
9 432 (6.23%) SC Cleared
10 412 (5.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 394 (5.68%) CCSE
12 389 (5.61%) CCSA
13 378 (5.45%) MCITP
14 349 (5.03%) MCSA
15 304 (4.38%) CISSP
16 276 (3.98%) MCP
17 192 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
18 180 (2.60%) CCSP
19 172 (2.48%) JNCIA
20 147 (2.12%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 651 (9.39%) SLA
2 158 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 122 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 54 (0.78%) QA
5 49 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 27 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 21 (0.30%) COBIT
8 14 (0.20%) GPG13
9 10 (0.14%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.043%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.029%) BS7799
11 2 (0.029%) BS25999
12 1 (0.014%) HL7
12 1 (0.014%) DICOM
System Software
1 970 (13.99%) Active Directory
2 910 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 376 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 312 (4.50%) vSphere
5 137 (1.98%) XenApp
6 132 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 123 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
8 72 (1.04%) vCloud
9 55 (0.79%) Terminal Services
10 51 (0.74%) XenServer
11 49 (0.71%) XenDesktop
12 47 (0.68%) ISA Server
13 40 (0.58%) Firmware
14 24 (0.35%) Terminal Server
15 23 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
15 23 (0.33%) VMware Server
16 22 (0.32%) KVM
17 21 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
18 19 (0.27%) Snort
18 19 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 219 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 123 (1.77%) FortiGate
3 122 (1.76%) Puppet
4 121 (1.75%) SCCM
5 114 (1.64%) Nagios
6 113 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
7 108 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
8 94 (1.36%) CiscoWorks
9 93 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
10 80 (1.15%) Backup Exec
11 69 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
12 63 (0.91%) Ansible
13 60 (0.87%) Cisco LMS
13 60 (0.87%) SCOM
13 60 (0.87%) Cacti
14 56 (0.81%) Salt
15 53 (0.76%) OpenView
16 49 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
17 41 (0.59%) WSUS
18 35 (0.50%) Opsview
Vendors
1 5563 (80.24%) Cisco
2 1613 (23.27%) Juniper
3 1563 (22.54%) CheckPoint
4 1538 (22.18%) VMware
5 1498 (21.61%) Microsoft
6 1210 (17.45%) F5
7 796 (11.48%) HP
8 610 (8.80%) Citrix
9 322 (4.64%) Fortinet
10 282 (4.07%) Riverbed
11 249 (3.59%) SolarWinds
12 238 (3.43%) Blue Coat
13 213 (3.07%) Avaya
14 206 (2.97%) Dell
15 205 (2.96%) NetApp
16 154 (2.22%) Red Hat
17 140 (2.02%) EMC
18 138 (1.99%) Mitel
19 137 (1.98%) McAfee
20 125 (1.80%) IBM
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Flintshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car Allowance + Benefits Packager
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
St Paul's School
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum + 20 days holiday + bank holidays on
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago