The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 620 568 702
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +134
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 297 435 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 2.25% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 260 348 265
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £27,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,400 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,375 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%

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
17097 19355 20378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.91% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14201 15521 16305
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 -87 271 £50,000 +5.26% 31
London -24 147 £55,000 +15.78% 8
South East -24 71 £46,500 -3.12% 6
Hampshire +23 26 £44,250 -7.81% 2
City of London +6 26 £60,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -13 25 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Berkshire -21 21 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Reading +6 14 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Scotland +3 12 £53,000 +112.00% 1
Edinburgh +11 11 - -
East of England +36 9 £51,250 +36.66% 3
South West +11 9 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Oxfordshire -5 9 £32,500 -31.57%
Walsall - 9 £45,000 -
Oxford +7 8 £32,500 -31.57%
Birmingham -20 8 £67,500 +48.35% 1
Bristol +11 7 £37,500 - 1
Southampton +9 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Surrey -16 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -23 6 £29,500 -26.25%
Basingstoke - 6 £37,500 - 1
North West +7 5 £25,500 -1.92% 2
Andover -3 5 £40,000 -16.66%
Manchester -15 5 £25,500 +4.08% 1
Hertfordshire +22 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North Yorkshire +5 3 £36,500 +17.74%
Canary Wharf +5 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex -2 3 £50,000 +85.18%
East Yorkshire - 3 £22,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £40,000 - 3

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 718 (100.00%) Cisco
2 448 (62.40%) Firewall
3 399 (55.57%) Cisco Certification
4 334 (46.52%) CCNP
5 254 (35.38%) WAN
5 254 (35.38%) Cisco ASA
6 236 (32.87%) BGP
7 223 (31.06%) VPN
8 222 (30.92%) Data Centre
9 220 (30.64%) Windows
10 208 (28.97%) OSPF
11 205 (28.55%) LAN
12 201 (27.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 191 (26.60%) CCNA
14 186 (25.91%) Linux
14 186 (25.91%) VMware
15 180 (25.07%) MPLS
16 163 (22.70%) Network Security
17 157 (21.87%) Finance
17 157 (21.87%) VoIP
17 157 (21.87%) Microsoft
17 157 (21.87%) DNS
18 153 (21.31%) ITIL
19 150 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
20 149 (20.75%) TCP/IP
21 143 (19.92%) CheckPoint
22 130 (18.11%) Active Directory
23 129 (17.97%) DHCP
23 129 (17.97%) Load Balancing
24 126 (17.55%) Wireless

Cisco IOS
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 70 (9.75%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (3.48%) Skype for Business
4 23 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 21 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (2.65%) OpenStack
7 13 (1.81%) IIS
8 11 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.97%) Apache
10 7 (0.97%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.84%) nginx
12 5 (0.70%) Confluence
12 5 (0.70%) Zimbra
13 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.28%) uWSGI
15 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
Applications
1 59 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.57%) MS Office
3 16 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.42%) Documaker
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 45 (6.27%) Office 365
2 44 (6.13%) SaaS
3 38 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (2.09%) OpenShift
5 15 (2.09%) Yammer
6 11 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.39%) IaaS
7 10 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.84%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.70%) PaaS
10 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.42%) GitHub
10 3 (0.42%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 448 (62.40%) Firewall
2 254 (35.38%) Cisco ASA
2 254 (35.38%) WAN
3 236 (32.87%) BGP
4 223 (31.06%) VPN
5 208 (28.97%) OSPF
6 205 (28.55%) LAN
7 201 (27.99%) Cisco Nexus
8 180 (25.07%) MPLS
9 163 (22.70%) Network Security
10 157 (21.87%) DNS
10 157 (21.87%) VoIP
11 149 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 129 (17.97%) DHCP
13 126 (17.55%) Wireless
14 117 (16.30%) EIGRP
15 100 (13.93%) NX-OS
16 91 (12.67%) IPsec
16 91 (12.67%) SSL
17 83 (11.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.23%) MySQL
3 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.28%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.14%) Big Data
7 1 (0.14%) DB2
7 1 (0.14%) MS Access
7 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (2.09%) Git (software)
1 15 (2.09%) JIRA
2 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.25%) git-flow
4 8 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.42%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.14%) Gradle
8 1 (0.14%) Maven
8 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
General
1 157 (21.87%) Finance
2 67 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 44 (6.13%) Banking
4 25 (3.48%) Investment Banking
5 14 (1.95%) Retail
6 13 (1.81%) Advertising
6 13 (1.81%) Games
6 13 (1.81%) Legal
7 11 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.53%) Marketing
8 10 (1.39%) Law
9 9 (1.25%) Publishing
10 7 (0.97%) Online Betting
11 6 (0.84%) Electronics
12 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.56%) Billing
14 3 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 277 (38.58%) Network Engineer
2 122 (16.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 92 (12.81%) Analyst
4 90 (12.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 74 (10.31%) Consultant
6 67 (9.33%) Support Engineer
7 63 (8.77%) Senior Network Engineer
8 51 (7.10%) Network Consultant
9 49 (6.82%) Network Support
10 47 (6.55%) Network Operations Engineer
11 46 (6.41%) Administrator
12 45 (6.27%) Network Analyst
13 40 (5.57%) Security Engineer
14 35 (4.87%) Network Security Engineer
15 34 (4.74%) Support Analyst
16 33 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 31 (4.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 29 (4.04%) Cisco Support
18 29 (4.04%) Operations Engineer
18 29 (4.04%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.13%) XMPP
2 20 (2.79%) 802.1X
2 20 (2.79%) CSS
3 15 (2.09%) HTML
4 14 (1.95%) Web Services
5 4 (0.56%) LAMP
5 4 (0.56%) Sass
5 4 (0.56%) SOAP
5 4 (0.56%) YAML
6 3 (0.42%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (0.42%) Middleware
6 3 (0.42%) RESTful
7 2 (0.28%) .NET
7 2 (0.28%) COM
7 2 (0.28%) Django
7 2 (0.28%) FreeSWITCH
7 2 (0.28%) HTML5
7 2 (0.28%) PHP-FPM
7 2 (0.28%) WSGI
8 1 (0.14%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 222 (30.92%) Data Centre
2 65 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.99%) Blackberry
4 24 (3.34%) Smartphone
5 23 (3.20%) EMC VNX
6 22 (3.06%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 21 (2.92%) iPad
8 17 (2.37%) Computer Science
9 15 (2.09%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.95%) Private Cloud
11 13 (1.81%) FMCG
12 12 (1.67%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.53%) Replication
13 11 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (1.25%) EqualLogic
15 8 (1.11%) Clustering
15 8 (1.11%) Online Games
16 7 (0.97%) IVR
16 7 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 220 (30.64%) Windows
2 186 (25.91%) Linux
3 104 (14.48%) Windows Server
4 75 (10.45%) Android
5 53 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (6.41%) Unix
8 37 (5.15%) Windows 7
9 31 (4.32%) CatOS
9 31 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (3.48%) Windows 8
11 22 (3.06%) Windows 10
12 19 (2.65%) Windows XP
13 18 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (2.37%) Mac OS X
15 16 (2.23%) Debian
16 11 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (1.39%) CentOS
17 10 (1.39%) Ubuntu
18 8 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (21.31%) ITIL
2 129 (17.97%) Load Balancing
3 87 (12.12%) Network Design
4 71 (9.89%) High Availability
5 60 (8.36%) Project Management
6 54 (7.52%) Network Management
7 52 (7.24%) Capacity Planning
8 44 (6.13%) Mentoring
9 43 (5.99%) Service Management
10 40 (5.57%) Incident Management
11 39 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 39 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 39 (5.43%) Root Cause Analysis
12 38 (5.29%) Network Architecture
13 30 (4.18%) Network Monitoring
14 27 (3.76%) Time Management
15 25 (3.48%) Change Management
16 24 (3.34%) Coaching
16 24 (3.34%) WAN Optimisation
17 22 (3.06%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 64 (8.91%) Python
2 61 (8.50%) PowerShell
3 54 (7.52%) SQL
4 43 (5.99%) Perl
5 39 (5.43%) Bash Shell
6 34 (4.74%) Java
7 30 (4.18%) Ruby
8 18 (2.51%) VBScript
9 17 (2.37%) JavaScript
10 12 (1.67%) Tcl
11 11 (1.53%) PHP
12 9 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.11%) C
14 4 (0.56%) VB
15 1 (0.14%) C#
15 1 (0.14%) C++
15 1 (0.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 399 (55.57%) Cisco Certification
2 334 (46.52%) CCNP
3 191 (26.60%) CCNA
4 77 (10.72%) CCIE
5 59 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 54 (7.52%) Degree
7 39 (5.43%) CCSP
7 39 (5.43%) MCSA
8 37 (5.15%) MCSE
9 33 (4.60%) CCIP
10 31 (4.32%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (3.76%) CCNP Voice
12 23 (3.20%) CCDP
13 20 (2.79%) Security Cleared
14 16 (2.23%) MCP
15 15 (2.09%) CCDA
16 14 (1.95%) CCVP
17 13 (1.81%) SC Cleared
18 12 (1.67%) JNCIS
19 9 (1.25%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.36%) SLA
2 27 (3.76%) QA
3 26 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (3.48%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.84%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.70%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.28%) COBIT
8 2 (0.28%) COSO
9 1 (0.14%) COSHH
System Software
1 150 (20.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (18.11%) Active Directory
3 76 (10.58%) Hyper-V
4 32 (4.46%) vSphere
5 25 (3.48%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.51%) XenApp
7 15 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (1.95%) Docker
8 14 (1.95%) XenDesktop
9 13 (1.81%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (1.81%) Xen
10 10 (1.39%) KVM
10 10 (1.39%) NFS
10 10 (1.39%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.84%) Snort
11 6 (0.84%) Squid
12 5 (0.70%) XenServer
13 4 (0.56%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.56%) Firmware
13 4 (0.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 63 (8.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 49 (6.82%) SCCM
3 35 (4.87%) Nagios
4 34 (4.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 25 (3.48%) WSUS
6 24 (3.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 20 (2.79%) Cacti
8 19 (2.65%) Puppet
9 16 (2.23%) Cisco UCCE
9 16 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (2.09%) Cisco Prime
10 15 (2.09%) SELinux
11 14 (1.95%) FortiGate
11 14 (1.95%) SCOM
12 12 (1.67%) OpenNMS
13 11 (1.53%) Opsview
14 9 (1.25%) CFEngine
14 9 (1.25%) Graphite
14 9 (1.25%) logstash
14 9 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 718 (100.00%) Cisco
2 186 (25.91%) VMware
3 157 (21.87%) Microsoft
4 143 (19.92%) CheckPoint
5 120 (16.71%) F5
6 86 (11.98%) HP
7 83 (11.56%) Juniper
8 59 (8.22%) Citrix
9 48 (6.69%) Red Hat
10 38 (5.29%) SolarWinds
11 37 (5.15%) Palo Alto
12 35 (4.87%) EMC
13 33 (4.60%) Dell
13 33 (4.60%) Riverbed
14 30 (4.18%) Qualys
15 29 (4.04%) Forcepoint
16 28 (3.90%) Apple
16 28 (3.90%) Fortinet
17 27 (3.76%) Blue Coat
18 26 (3.62%) BT
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Salary: 23,000 - 27,000 + on - call allowance
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