The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 530 601 517
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -84
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 423 350 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 1.69% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 346 272 341
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18442 20682 19913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 17.66% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15180 16529 16012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the UK.

Cisco IOS Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Cisco IOS Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco IOS
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 IOS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +68 395 £47,500 +5.55% 47
London +42 151 £53,500 +3.88% 14
South East +53 113 £42,500 - 14
West Midlands +46 51 £50,000 +47.05% 3
Berkshire +37 49 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Birmingham +36 43 £51,500 -6.36% 1
City of London +44 41 £57,500 -0.86% 3
Surrey +44 37 £37,500 -12.79% 3
West Yorkshire -47 34 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Yorkshire -57 34 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Reading +17 31 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Leeds -50 31 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West +11 21 £35,000 +9.37% 3
South West - 17 £45,000 - 4
Staines - 17 £34,000 -
Scotland +25 16 £35,000 +12.00%
Hampshire -2 12 £34,500 -18.82%
Manchester +15 10 £25,000 -21.87% 3
Cheshire +10 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Wiltshire - 9 £45,000 - 1
Salisbury - 9 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh +9 8 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £51,250 -6.81%
Warrington - 8 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +11 6 £54,000 +4.85% 4
Oxford +1 6 £54,000 +4.85% 2
East of England -6 6 £53,750 -2.27% 4
Milton Keynes -7 6 £52,500 +110.00%
West Lothian - 6 - -
Linlithgow - 6 - -

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 877 (100.00%) Cisco
2 481 (54.85%) Cisco Certification
3 403 (45.95%) BGP
4 393 (44.81%) Firewall
5 331 (37.74%) WAN
6 330 (37.63%) VPN
7 323 (36.83%) OSPF
8 306 (34.89%) Windows
9 298 (33.98%) VMware
10 280 (31.93%) LAN
11 270 (30.79%) MPLS
12 268 (30.56%) CCNP
13 248 (28.28%) Cisco ASA
14 247 (28.16%) Microsoft
15 224 (25.54%) Juniper
16 222 (25.31%) Linux
17 221 (25.20%) DNS
18 218 (24.86%) VMware Infrastructure
19 212 (24.17%) CCNA
20 211 (24.06%) F5
21 204 (23.26%) Data Centre
22 200 (22.81%) Cisco Nexus
22 200 (22.81%) VoIP
23 182 (20.75%) CheckPoint
24 181 (20.64%) TCP/IP
25 178 (20.30%) NX-OS
26 177 (20.18%) Active Directory
27 158 (18.02%) ITIL
28 152 (17.33%) EIGRP
29 148 (16.88%) MS Exchange

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 148 (16.88%) MS Exchange
2 39 (4.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (4.10%) SharePoint
4 27 (3.08%) Apache
5 23 (2.62%) IIS
6 22 (2.51%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (2.05%) Lync
9 15 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (1.48%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.37%) JBoss
12 11 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.23%) CMS
16 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.23%) Site Server
16 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 92 (10.49%) MS Office
2 87 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 22 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.34%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (1.25%) Google Apps
2 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.34%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.34%) Office 365
5 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.23%) Yammer
5 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.23%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 403 (45.95%) BGP
2 393 (44.81%) Firewall
3 331 (37.74%) WAN
4 330 (37.63%) VPN
5 323 (36.83%) OSPF
6 280 (31.93%) LAN
7 270 (30.79%) MPLS
8 248 (28.28%) Cisco ASA
9 221 (25.20%) DNS
10 200 (22.81%) VoIP
10 200 (22.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 181 (20.64%) TCP/IP
12 178 (20.30%) NX-OS
13 152 (17.33%) EIGRP
14 148 (16.88%) Network Security
15 142 (16.19%) IPsec
16 141 (16.08%) Wireless
17 135 (15.39%) VLAN
18 100 (11.40%) Internet
19 96 (10.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.65%) MySQL
3 13 (1.48%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (0.68%) OLAP
5 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 33 (3.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 22 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.23%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Ant
4 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.11%) GCC
General
1 113 (12.88%) Telecoms
1 113 (12.88%) Finance
2 22 (2.51%) Banking
3 17 (1.94%) Manufacturing
3 17 (1.94%) Financial Institution
4 15 (1.71%) Retail
5 13 (1.48%) Billing
6 11 (1.25%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.25%) Games
7 10 (1.14%) Marketing
7 10 (1.14%) Legal
8 7 (0.80%) Back Office
8 7 (0.80%) Electronics
8 7 (0.80%) French Language
9 6 (0.68%) Advertising
9 6 (0.68%) Publishing
9 6 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.34%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 324 (36.94%) Network Engineer
2 116 (13.23%) Senior Network Engineer
3 112 (12.77%) Consultant
4 88 (10.03%) Senior Consultant
5 78 (8.89%) Analyst
6 75 (8.55%) Administrator
7 63 (7.18%) Support Engineer
8 50 (5.70%) Network Consultant
8 50 (5.70%) Systems Administrator
9 46 (5.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 44 (5.02%) Technical Support
11 37 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 37 (4.22%) Senior Network Consultant
12 36 (4.10%) Technical Consultant
13 34 (3.88%) Support Analyst
13 34 (3.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
14 33 (3.76%) Network Analyst
15 32 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
16 31 (3.53%) Cisco Engineer
17 29 (3.31%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.22%) CSS
2 24 (2.74%) 802.1X
3 17 (1.94%) HTML
4 16 (1.82%) .NET
4 16 (1.82%) Web Services
5 13 (1.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.14%) LAMP
6 10 (1.14%) WAMP
7 9 (1.03%) Ajax
8 8 (0.91%) JSP
8 8 (0.91%) JMS
9 7 (0.80%) XMPP
10 4 (0.46%) WSH
10 4 (0.46%) COM
11 3 (0.34%) EDI
12 2 (0.23%) MSMQ
12 2 (0.23%) Middleware
12 2 (0.23%) VXML
12 2 (0.23%) jQuery
13 1 (0.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 204 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 95 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (6.04%) Blackberry
4 32 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.39%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (1.94%) IVR
6 17 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.71%) PKI
8 12 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (1.25%) Smartphone
10 10 (1.14%) Clustering
11 8 (0.91%) Statistics
12 7 (0.80%) DTV
12 7 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.80%) CMDB
12 7 (0.80%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (0.68%) FMCG
13 6 (0.68%) Replication
13 6 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 306 (34.89%) Windows
2 222 (25.31%) Linux
3 112 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (7.30%) Android
5 64 (7.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (6.04%) UNIX
7 51 (5.82%) Mac OS X
8 49 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (5.25%) Windows 8
10 45 (5.13%) Windows 7
11 40 (4.56%) Windows XP
12 16 (1.82%) Mac OS
13 13 (1.48%) Debian
14 10 (1.14%) CentOS
15 9 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.68%) Solaris
18 3 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (18.02%) ITIL
2 130 (14.82%) Load Balancing
3 85 (9.69%) Incident Management
4 74 (8.44%) Network Management
5 72 (8.21%) Service Delivery
6 62 (7.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 61 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 60 (6.84%) Network Design
9 56 (6.39%) Mentoring
10 55 (6.27%) Project Management
11 46 (5.25%) Service Management
11 46 (5.25%) Network Monitoring
12 42 (4.79%) Release Management
13 38 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (4.33%) Network Architecture
14 35 (3.99%) Security Patching
15 33 (3.76%) Capacity Management
16 32 (3.65%) DevOps
16 32 (3.65%) Change Management
17 31 (3.53%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 111 (12.66%) Perl
2 78 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 70 (7.98%) Python
4 65 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 64 (7.30%) SQL
6 31 (3.53%) C
7 27 (3.08%) Ruby
8 24 (2.74%) Java
9 23 (2.62%) PHP
10 21 (2.39%) Tcl
11 16 (1.82%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.68%) VBScript
12 6 (0.68%) VB
13 3 (0.34%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.34%) Lua
14 2 (0.23%) C#
14 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.23%) VB6
15 1 (0.11%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 481 (54.85%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (30.56%) CCNP
3 212 (24.17%) CCNA
4 143 (16.31%) CCIE
5 57 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (6.50%) Degree
6 39 (4.45%) CCDP
6 39 (4.45%) Security Cleared
7 35 (3.99%) MCSE
8 25 (2.85%) CCIP
8 25 (2.85%) CCDA
9 22 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 22 (2.51%) DV Cleared
10 20 (2.28%) Check Point Certification
10 20 (2.28%) CCSE
10 20 (2.28%) MCSA
11 19 (2.17%) CCSA
12 17 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (1.82%) CCSP
14 13 (1.48%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (14.71%) SLA
2 13 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.25%) QA
4 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.57%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 218 (24.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 177 (20.18%) Active Directory
3 32 (3.65%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.96%) vSphere
5 24 (2.74%) VMware ESX
6 20 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.17%) XenApp
8 15 (1.71%) ISA Server
9 13 (1.48%) Terminal Services
9 13 (1.48%) XenDesktop
10 12 (1.37%) XenServer
11 10 (1.14%) Firmware
12 8 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.68%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.46%) Docker
15 3 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.23%) vCloud
16 2 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 48 (5.47%) Nagios
2 45 (5.13%) Puppet
3 44 (5.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 44 (5.02%) Cisco Prime
4 37 (4.22%) SCCM
5 31 (3.53%) Cacti
6 27 (3.08%) Cisco LMS
7 25 (2.85%) Opsview
8 23 (2.62%) Cisco UCCX
9 17 (1.94%) SELinux
10 16 (1.82%) OpenNMS
11 15 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (1.25%) Backup Exec
13 9 (1.03%) SCOM
13 9 (1.03%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (0.91%) Graphite
14 8 (0.91%) WSUS
15 7 (0.80%) AirWatch
16 5 (0.57%) OPNET
Vendors
1 877 (100.00%) Cisco
2 298 (33.98%) VMware
3 247 (28.16%) Microsoft
4 224 (25.54%) Juniper
5 211 (24.06%) F5
6 182 (20.75%) CheckPoint
7 124 (14.14%) Riverbed
8 114 (13.00%) Citrix
9 75 (8.55%) Red Hat
10 59 (6.73%) HP
11 40 (4.56%) Apple
11 40 (4.56%) NetApp
11 40 (4.56%) SolarWinds
12 39 (4.45%) Oracle
13 37 (4.22%) Nokia
14 34 (3.88%) Avaya
15 33 (3.76%) Mitel
16 29 (3.31%) BT
17 24 (2.74%) Veeam
18 22 (2.51%) Aruba
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Airband
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Leading benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 13 days ago