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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 544 550 645
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +95
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 444 426 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.57% 2.20% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 357 387 256
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 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 +31 417 £50,000 +5.26% 28
London +45 244 £51,500 - 13
South East +32 86 £52,500 +9.37% 9
City of London +25 49 £53,000 -1.39% 5
Berkshire +16 34 £62,500 +13.63% 2
East of England -2 33 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Reading +30 29 £62,500 +13.63%
Scotland +10 17 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Surrey +12 16 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hampshire +8 13 £41,000 -9.89% 2
West Yorkshire -2 13 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire -19 13 £41,250 -17.50% 2
South West -12 12 £46,250 +15.62% 1
West Midlands -20 12 £37,250 +13.74%
Oxfordshire +1 11 £47,500 +66.66%
Glasgow -13 11 £45,000 +63.63% 3
Norfolk +11 10 £30,000 -
Leeds -3 10 £40,000 -
Dorking +21 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxford -2 9 £46,750 +64.03%
Essex -4 9 £42,500 -10.52% 2
North West +24 8 £25,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +11 8 £50,000 -16.66%
Bedfordshire +10 8 £50,000 +92.30%
East Midlands +8 7 £43,596 -3.12%
Gloucestershire - 7 £60,000 -
Thetford -1 6 £30,000 -
Hounslow - 6 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £50,000 -
Coventry - 6 £33,500 -

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 849 (100.00%) Cisco
2 501 (59.01%) Firewall
3 455 (53.59%) Cisco Certification
4 332 (39.10%) CCNP
5 323 (38.04%) VPN
6 309 (36.40%) WAN
7 292 (34.39%) BGP
8 276 (32.51%) Windows
9 268 (31.57%) LAN
10 263 (30.98%) MPLS
11 258 (30.39%) OSPF
12 237 (27.92%) Cisco ASA
13 236 (27.80%) ITIL
14 235 (27.68%) Linux
14 235 (27.68%) Finance
15 232 (27.33%) VMware
16 229 (26.97%) Data Centre
17 209 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
18 205 (24.15%) VoIP
19 190 (22.38%) F5
19 190 (22.38%) Network Security
20 184 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 180 (21.20%) CCNA
22 175 (20.61%) Microsoft
23 172 (20.26%) Load Balancing
24 159 (18.73%) DNS
25 137 (16.14%) Windows Server
26 134 (15.78%) Active Directory
27 131 (15.43%) CheckPoint
28 130 (15.31%) TCP/IP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 87 (10.25%) MS Exchange
2 40 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 20 (2.36%) Skype for Business
6 13 (1.53%) OpenStack
7 12 (1.41%) IIS
8 10 (1.18%) Apache
8 10 (1.18%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.82%) nginx
11 6 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.71%) Zimbra
12 5 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.47%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.24%) Confluence
14 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.12%) JBoss
15 1 (0.12%) uWSGI
Applications
1 71 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 63 (7.42%) MS Office
3 15 (1.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Documaker
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.95%) SaaS
2 41 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (4.00%) Office 365
4 29 (3.42%) OpenShift
5 28 (3.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (1.88%) Yammer
7 14 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (1.53%) PaaS
9 11 (1.30%) Mimecast
10 10 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.82%) IaaS
12 6 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.71%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.59%) Google Apps
14 3 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
15 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 501 (59.01%) Firewall
2 323 (38.04%) VPN
3 309 (36.40%) WAN
4 292 (34.39%) BGP
5 268 (31.57%) LAN
6 263 (30.98%) MPLS
7 258 (30.39%) OSPF
8 237 (27.92%) Cisco ASA
9 209 (24.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 205 (24.15%) VoIP
11 190 (22.38%) Network Security
12 159 (18.73%) DNS
13 130 (15.31%) TCP/IP
14 129 (15.19%) IPsec
15 126 (14.84%) EIGRP
16 124 (14.61%) Internet
17 118 (13.90%) VLAN
18 108 (12.72%) Wireless
19 107 (12.60%) DHCP
20 105 (12.37%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.53%) MySQL
3 6 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (0.59%) Big Data
4 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.12%) DB2
8 1 (0.12%) IDOL
8 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.12%) MS Access
8 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.30%) JIRA
3 9 (1.06%) Eclipse
3 9 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.71%) git-flow
6 3 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.24%) Selenium
8 1 (0.12%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.12%) Gradle
8 1 (0.12%) Maven
8 1 (0.12%) Subversion
8 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 235 (27.68%) Finance
2 115 (13.55%) Telecoms
3 58 (6.83%) Banking
4 32 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 25 (2.94%) Legal
6 19 (2.24%) Online Betting
7 14 (1.65%) Retail
8 10 (1.18%) Games
9 9 (1.06%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.06%) Law
10 8 (0.94%) Advertising
10 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.82%) Marketing
12 6 (0.71%) Publishing
13 4 (0.47%) Back Office
14 3 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 328 (38.63%) Network Engineer
2 147 (17.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 107 (12.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 92 (10.84%) Analyst
5 91 (10.72%) Senior Network Engineer
6 54 (6.36%) Administrator
6 54 (6.36%) Consultant
7 52 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 52 (6.12%) Operations Engineer
8 51 (6.01%) Network Analyst
8 51 (6.01%) Network Support
9 47 (5.54%) Support Engineer
10 44 (5.18%) Network Operations Engineer
11 42 (4.95%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 41 (4.83%) Security Engineer
13 39 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
14 38 (4.48%) Architect
15 37 (4.36%) Firewall Engineer
15 37 (4.36%) Linux Engineer
16 33 (3.89%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.60%) XMPP
2 26 (3.06%) CSS
3 24 (2.83%) 802.1X
4 15 (1.77%) REST
5 14 (1.65%) JSON
6 12 (1.41%) HTML
7 10 (1.18%) LAMP
8 9 (1.06%) Web Services
9 7 (0.82%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (0.71%) Memcached
11 4 (0.47%) Sass
12 3 (0.35%) LAPP Stack
12 3 (0.35%) mod_perl
13 2 (0.24%) Middleware
13 2 (0.24%) SOAP
14 1 (0.12%) COM
14 1 (0.12%) Django
14 1 (0.12%) PHP-FPM
14 1 (0.12%) Servlets
14 1 (0.12%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 229 (26.97%) Data Centre
2 100 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (4.83%) Blackberry
3 41 (4.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 41 (4.83%) EMC VNX
4 24 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.24%) Fat Client
6 19 (2.24%) iPad
6 19 (2.24%) Thin Client
7 17 (2.00%) Replication
8 16 (1.88%) Clustering
8 16 (1.88%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (1.41%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.30%) IVR
11 11 (1.30%) Smartphone
12 10 (1.18%) FMCG
13 8 (0.94%) Private Cloud
14 6 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 276 (32.51%) Windows
2 235 (27.68%) Linux
3 137 (16.14%) Windows Server
4 97 (11.43%) Android
5 92 (10.84%) Unix
6 64 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 61 (7.18%) CatOS
8 57 (6.71%) Windows 7
9 39 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (4.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (3.42%) Windows 8
12 20 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (2.12%) Debian
14 17 (2.00%) Windows XP
15 16 (1.88%) Mac OS X
16 12 (1.41%) CentOS
16 12 (1.41%) Windows Phone
17 11 (1.30%) Solaris
18 10 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (27.80%) ITIL
2 172 (20.26%) Load Balancing
3 76 (8.95%) High Availability
4 74 (8.72%) Capacity Planning
4 74 (8.72%) Network Design
5 68 (8.01%) Incident Management
6 62 (7.30%) Mentoring
6 62 (7.30%) Network Management
6 62 (7.30%) Service Management
7 58 (6.83%) Project Management
8 48 (5.65%) E-Commerce
9 47 (5.54%) PRINCE2
10 46 (5.42%) Time Management
11 41 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 40 (4.71%) Presales
13 38 (4.48%) DDoS Mitigation
13 38 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
14 36 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (4.24%) WAN Optimisation
15 34 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 85 (10.01%) Perl
1 85 (10.01%) Python
2 76 (8.95%) PowerShell
3 54 (6.36%) Ruby
4 51 (6.01%) Java
5 43 (5.06%) SQL
6 30 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 19 (2.24%) VBScript
8 17 (2.00%) C
9 15 (1.77%) Objective-C
10 14 (1.65%) PHP
11 13 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.41%) JavaScript
12 12 (1.41%) VB
13 5 (0.59%) Tcl
14 3 (0.35%) ABAP
15 1 (0.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 455 (53.59%) Cisco Certification
2 332 (39.10%) CCNP
3 180 (21.20%) CCNA
4 67 (7.89%) CCIE
5 61 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (6.48%) Degree
7 50 (5.89%) CCVP
8 46 (5.42%) ITIL Certification
9 45 (5.30%) MCSE
10 43 (5.06%) CCNP Voice
11 40 (4.71%) Security Cleared
12 37 (4.36%) MCSA
13 36 (4.24%) CCDP
14 32 (3.77%) CCIP
15 31 (3.65%) CCSP
16 28 (3.30%) CCDA
17 24 (2.83%) JNCIS
18 22 (2.59%) MCP
19 18 (2.12%) CCSA
19 18 (2.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (10.72%) SLA
2 47 (5.54%) QA
3 20 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (2.24%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.06%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.47%) COBIT
6 4 (0.47%) COSO
System Software
1 184 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 134 (15.78%) Active Directory
3 55 (6.48%) Hyper-V
3 55 (6.48%) vSphere
4 38 (4.48%) VMware ESX
5 22 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.12%) XenApp
7 17 (2.00%) XenDesktop
8 14 (1.65%) Terminal Services
9 12 (1.41%) Docker
10 9 (1.06%) NFS
10 9 (1.06%) Squid
11 8 (0.94%) DFS Replication
12 7 (0.82%) Firmware
12 7 (0.82%) Xen
13 6 (0.71%) Snort
13 6 (0.71%) Varnish
14 4 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 4 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 92 (10.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 69 (8.13%) SCCM
3 55 (6.48%) Cisco UCCX
4 52 (6.12%) WSUS
5 44 (5.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 37 (4.36%) Cisco UCCE
7 26 (3.06%) Nagios
8 21 (2.47%) Puppet
9 19 (2.24%) Cacti
10 11 (1.30%) SCOM
10 11 (1.30%) SELinux
11 10 (1.18%) Backup Exec
11 10 (1.18%) FortiGate
11 10 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
12 9 (1.06%) Graphite
12 9 (1.06%) OpenNMS
12 9 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.71%) logstash
13 6 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 849 (100.00%) Cisco
2 232 (27.33%) VMware
3 190 (22.38%) F5
4 175 (20.61%) Microsoft
5 131 (15.43%) CheckPoint
6 127 (14.96%) Juniper
7 85 (10.01%) Palo Alto
8 76 (8.95%) HP
9 73 (8.60%) Citrix
9 73 (8.60%) Red Hat
10 72 (8.48%) SolarWinds
11 62 (7.30%) BT
12 52 (6.12%) EMC
13 48 (5.65%) Qualys
14 45 (5.30%) NICE Systems
15 43 (5.06%) Riverbed
16 40 (4.71%) Red Box
17 34 (4.00%) Apple
17 34 (4.00%) Dell
18 32 (3.77%) Nokia
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