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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 82 93 124
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 3306 3310 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.26% 3.11% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.66% 11.23% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2763 2740 2234
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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
28359 29471 28730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.00% 27.69% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22649 23557 22514
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +9 3101 £48,000 +6.66% 346
London -14 1148 £52,500 +10.52% 109
South East +4 866 £50,000 +11.11% 103
Berkshire +16 319 £55,000 +10.00% 31
East of England +42 308 £47,500 +5.55% 38
West Midlands +20 212 £42,500 +13.33% 22
Yorkshire -6 206 £45,000 - 22
City of London -34 206 £55,000 +10.00% 25
Surrey +6 188 £45,000 +9.75% 28
Hampshire +10 176 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Reading +16 159 £56,250 +12.50% 14
Hertfordshire +46 133 £45,000 +1.12% 14
West Yorkshire -18 133 £45,000 +5.88% 17
South West -33 125 £37,500 -6.25% 19
North West +1 120 £40,000 +6.66% 15
East Midlands +72 94 £42,500 +51.78% 14
Leeds -25 91 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Manchester +18 80 £41,438 +18.39% 9
Birmingham -9 64 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Bedfordshire +6 63 £55,000 +20.87% 3
Wales 0 61 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South Wales +1 60 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Scotland +18 58 £44,500 +18.66% 14
Cambridgeshire +23 55 £44,500 -1.11% 6
Kent -9 55 £37,000 -10.84% 6
Buckinghamshire -14 55 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Gloucestershire +24 50 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Southampton +26 44 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Cambridge +16 44 £49,000 +22.50% 2
Coventry +23 41 £45,000 +22.44% 9

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5246 (80.01%) Cisco
2 3794 (57.86%) CCNA
3 3791 (57.82%) CCNP
4 3308 (50.45%) Firewall
5 2075 (31.65%) WAN
6 2008 (30.62%) LAN
7 1651 (25.18%) Windows
8 1419 (21.64%) Microsoft
9 1418 (21.63%) VMware
10 1390 (21.20%) Juniper
11 1381 (21.06%) VPN
12 1371 (20.91%) Data Centre
13 1330 (20.28%) Cisco ASA
14 1320 (20.13%) CheckPoint
15 1222 (18.64%) ITIL
16 1189 (18.13%) BGP
17 1169 (17.83%) MPLS
18 1151 (17.55%) CCIE
19 1137 (17.34%) Wireless
20 1103 (16.82%) Network Security
21 1098 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
22 1096 (16.71%) TCP/IP
23 1046 (15.95%) Linux
24 1036 (15.80%) F5
25 1024 (15.62%) Finance
26 1012 (15.43%) OSPF
27 1002 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
28 974 (14.85%) Active Directory
29 894 (13.63%) Telecoms
29 894 (13.63%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 545 (8.31%) MS Exchange
2 233 (3.55%) Skype for Business
3 208 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 163 (2.49%) SharePoint
5 162 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 127 (1.94%) IIS
7 110 (1.68%) Apache
8 87 (1.33%) Apache Pig
9 86 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 56 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 50 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 49 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
13 39 (0.59%) OpenStack
14 28 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
15 27 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
16 26 (0.40%) nginx
16 26 (0.40%) Tomcat
17 20 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
18 15 (0.23%) JBoss
19 14 (0.21%) CloudStack
Applications
1 584 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 403 (6.15%) MS Office
3 145 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 33 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.11%) MS Project
6 4 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.031%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.015%) Revit
8 1 (0.015%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (0.31%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 14 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
4 12 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.061%) Bankmaster
8 4 (0.061%) Eikon
9 2 (0.031%) Adaptiv
9 2 (0.031%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.031%) Infor SunSystems
9 2 (0.031%) Summit
10 1 (0.015%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.015%) FastStats
10 1 (0.015%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 213 (3.25%) Office 365
2 153 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 141 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 85 (1.30%) SaaS
5 64 (0.98%) IaaS
6 54 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (0.24%) Mimecast
8 14 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (0.15%) Yammer
10 7 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.11%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.046%) PaaS
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.015%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.015%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.015%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.015%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3308 (50.45%) Firewall
2 2075 (31.65%) WAN
3 2008 (30.62%) LAN
4 1381 (21.06%) VPN
5 1330 (20.28%) Cisco ASA
6 1189 (18.13%) BGP
7 1169 (17.83%) MPLS
8 1137 (17.34%) Wireless
9 1103 (16.82%) Network Security
10 1096 (16.71%) TCP/IP
11 1012 (15.43%) OSPF
12 1002 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
13 875 (13.34%) VoIP
14 845 (12.89%) DNS
15 543 (8.28%) DHCP
16 542 (8.27%) VLAN
17 518 (7.90%) Internet
18 509 (7.76%) SAN
19 456 (6.95%) Cisco IOS
20 454 (6.92%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 122 (1.86%) Big Data
3 100 (1.53%) MySQL
4 98 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 87 (1.33%) Apache Hive
6 70 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 60 (0.92%) MongoDB
8 42 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (0.49%) NoSQL
11 25 (0.38%) Redis
12 15 (0.23%) Informix
13 14 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (0.14%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (0.14%) Couchbase
14 9 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (0.12%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
16 7 (0.11%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 28 (0.43%) Subversion
3 24 (0.37%) JIRA
4 20 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (0.27%) Git (software)
6 15 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 13 (0.20%) PHPUnit
8 9 (0.14%) Eclipse
8 9 (0.14%) SoapUI
8 9 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.076%) Metasploit
10 4 (0.061%) Hudson
10 4 (0.061%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.061%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.031%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.015%) GitLab
12 1 (0.015%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.015%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 1024 (15.62%) Finance
2 894 (13.63%) Telecoms
3 327 (4.99%) Banking
4 183 (2.79%) Retail
5 90 (1.37%) Legal
6 74 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 72 (1.10%) Marketing
8 69 (1.05%) Law
9 63 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 58 (0.88%) Back Office
11 57 (0.87%) Advertising
12 50 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 44 (0.67%) German Language
14 41 (0.63%) Billing
14 41 (0.63%) French Language
15 40 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
16 39 (0.59%) Games
17 24 (0.37%) Electronics
18 19 (0.29%) Online Betting
19 16 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2670 (40.72%) Network Engineer
2 1177 (17.95%) Cisco Engineer
3 884 (13.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 690 (10.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 656 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 604 (9.21%) Analyst
7 500 (7.63%) Consultant
8 480 (7.32%) Security Engineer
9 465 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 408 (6.22%) Network Support
11 407 (6.21%) Network Security Engineer
12 375 (5.72%) Architect
13 319 (4.87%) Network Analyst
14 293 (4.47%) Network Support Engineer
15 265 (4.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 213 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support
17 210 (3.20%) IT Engineer
18 206 (3.14%) Network Consultant
19 204 (3.11%) Network Architect
19 204 (3.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (2.06%) XMPP
2 86 (1.31%) Java EE
3 83 (1.27%) STL
4 75 (1.14%) 802.1X
5 72 (1.10%) LAMP
6 50 (0.76%) Web Services
7 30 (0.46%) CSS
8 26 (0.40%) XML
9 24 (0.37%) LEMP Stack
10 23 (0.35%) SOAP
11 18 (0.27%) Middleware
11 18 (0.27%) REST
12 17 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
12 17 (0.26%) jQuery
12 17 (0.26%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (0.21%) .NET
13 14 (0.21%) COM
13 14 (0.21%) JSON
13 14 (0.21%) VXML
14 13 (0.20%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 1371 (20.91%) Data Centre
2 407 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 226 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 187 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 175 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 166 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
7 111 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 84 (1.28%) Hedge funds
9 82 (1.25%) Cybercrime
10 76 (1.16%) Clustering
11 62 (0.95%) Blackberry
12 59 (0.90%) Replication
13 57 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
14 48 (0.73%) Private Cloud
15 46 (0.70%) Statistics
16 43 (0.66%) PKI
17 42 (0.64%) EMC VNX
18 37 (0.56%) iPad
19 35 (0.53%) IVR
20 33 (0.50%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1651 (25.18%) Windows
2 1046 (15.95%) Linux
3 873 (13.31%) Windows Server
4 510 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 449 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 293 (4.47%) Unix
7 220 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 211 (3.22%) Windows 7
9 174 (2.65%) Windows 8
10 142 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 114 (1.74%) Android
12 111 (1.69%) CentOS
13 94 (1.43%) Windows XP
14 88 (1.34%) Apple iOS
15 67 (1.02%) Mac OS X
16 58 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
17 51 (0.78%) Solaris
18 45 (0.69%) Windows 10
19 34 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
20 30 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1222 (18.64%) ITIL
2 621 (9.47%) Load Balancing
3 562 (8.57%) Presales
4 553 (8.43%) Network Design
5 386 (5.89%) Network Monitoring
6 357 (5.44%) Mentoring
7 353 (5.38%) Network Management
8 341 (5.20%) Project Management
9 280 (4.27%) High Availability
10 278 (4.24%) Information Security
11 261 (3.98%) Change Management
11 261 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 253 (3.86%) Migration
13 247 (3.77%) Service Delivery
14 229 (3.49%) Incident Management
15 194 (2.96%) Cybersecurity
16 192 (2.93%) Root Cause Analysis
17 191 (2.91%) Service Management
18 182 (2.78%) E-Commerce
19 175 (2.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 360 (5.49%) SQL
2 221 (3.37%) Python
3 218 (3.32%) C
4 181 (2.76%) Perl
5 129 (1.97%) Java
6 128 (1.95%) Bash Shell
7 106 (1.62%) PHP
8 105 (1.60%) C++
8 105 (1.60%) PowerShell
9 102 (1.56%) C#
10 83 (1.27%) Objective-C
11 40 (0.61%) Ruby
12 39 (0.59%) JavaScript
13 32 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 18 (0.27%) VB
15 11 (0.17%) Tcl
16 8 (0.12%) VBA
16 8 (0.12%) VBScript
17 7 (0.11%) AWK
17 7 (0.11%) sed
Qualifications
1 3794 (57.86%) CCNA
2 3791 (57.82%) CCNP
3 1151 (17.55%) CCIE
4 1098 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 816 (12.44%) MCSE
6 699 (10.66%) Degree
7 529 (8.07%) Security Cleared
8 433 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 408 (6.22%) CISSP
10 387 (5.90%) CCDP
11 353 (5.38%) SC Cleared
12 340 (5.19%) MCSA
13 320 (4.88%) CCSE
14 313 (4.77%) MCITP
15 302 (4.61%) MCP
16 258 (3.93%) CCVP
17 256 (3.90%) CCSA
18 232 (3.54%) CCSP
19 215 (3.28%) CCNP Voice
20 206 (3.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 490 (7.47%) SLA
2 201 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 114 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 44 (0.67%) QA
5 41 (0.63%) COBIT
6 39 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.14%) JSP 440
9 7 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.11%) ISO27002
10 6 (0.092%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.061%) COSO
11 4 (0.061%) PA-DSS
12 3 (0.046%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.031%) FISMA
13 2 (0.031%) GPG13
13 2 (0.031%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.031%) SAS 70
14 1 (0.015%) ISO20022
14 1 (0.015%) PMBOK
System Software
1 974 (14.85%) Active Directory
2 894 (13.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 327 (4.99%) Hyper-V
4 314 (4.79%) vSphere
5 102 (1.56%) XenApp
6 62 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 60 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
8 49 (0.75%) vCloud
9 42 (0.64%) Terminal Services
10 41 (0.63%) NFS
11 31 (0.47%) XenServer
12 29 (0.44%) KVM
13 27 (0.41%) Firmware
14 26 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
15 24 (0.37%) Xen
16 22 (0.34%) ISA Server
16 22 (0.34%) XenDesktop
17 19 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
18 18 (0.27%) VMware Server
19 14 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 322 (4.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 220 (3.36%) Cisco UCCX
3 162 (2.47%) Cisco UCCE
4 140 (2.14%) Nagios
5 101 (1.54%) SCCM
6 98 (1.49%) Cacti
6 98 (1.49%) Puppet
7 97 (1.48%) FortiGate
8 75 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
9 74 (1.13%) Backup Exec
10 73 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
11 70 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
12 51 (0.78%) WSUS
13 45 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
14 40 (0.61%) Cisco LMS
15 39 (0.59%) SCOM
16 35 (0.53%) Netcool
17 34 (0.52%) HP NNM
18 29 (0.44%) OpenView
19 28 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 5246 (80.01%) Cisco
2 1419 (21.64%) Microsoft
3 1418 (21.63%) VMware
4 1390 (21.20%) Juniper
5 1320 (20.13%) CheckPoint
6 1036 (15.80%) F5
7 575 (8.77%) HP
8 514 (7.84%) Palo Alto
9 508 (7.75%) Citrix
10 378 (5.76%) SolarWinds
11 291 (4.44%) Avaya
12 242 (3.69%) NetApp
13 203 (3.10%) Red Hat
14 201 (3.07%) Riverbed
15 185 (2.82%) Fortinet
16 170 (2.59%) Blue Coat
17 155 (2.36%) Meraki
18 146 (2.23%) Dell
19 135 (2.06%) EMC
20 118 (1.80%) Brocade
London
Kite Real Estate
Salary: Up to £50k + £4k car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Mahler Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £28000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
CF Appointments
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Green Fields Technology Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago