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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 610 604 635
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 311 384 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 2.12% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 250 320 255
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +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
15937 18148 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.54% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13071 15088 16484
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +3 296 £42,500 -15.00% 30
London +2 133 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South East +25 52 £46,000 -3.15% 11
West Midlands -1 27 £39,000 -16.12% 4
East of England +14 24 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Berkshire +37 23 £55,000 -18.51% 6
East Midlands +28 21 £40,000 +25.00% 1
South West -12 20 £43,000 -4.44% 2
Hampshire +30 18 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Shropshire +8 15 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Reading +8 14 £57,500 -14.81% 1
West Drayton - 13 £37,500 -
Southampton - 13 £32,500 - 1
Telford - 13 £40,000 - 2
City of London +40 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +30 12 £42,000 -13.40%
Bristol +9 12 £47,500 +26.66%
Northamptonshire - 12 £37,500 - 1
Northampton - 12 £37,500 - 1
Scotland +22 11 - -
Hertfordshire +21 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Edinburgh +15 11 - -
Croydon - 11 £50,000 -
Essex +7 10 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Watford +16 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Brentwood +11 8 £42,500 - 1
North West +2 7 £35,000 - 2
Manchester -5 7 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Surrey -9 7 £47,000 -1.05% 2
Leicestershire -2 6 £45,000 +40.62%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 597 (100.00%) Cisco
2 370 (61.98%) Cisco Certification
3 352 (58.96%) Firewall
4 295 (49.41%) CCNP
5 226 (37.86%) CCNA
6 202 (33.84%) WAN
7 198 (33.17%) Cisco ASA
8 195 (32.66%) Windows
9 183 (30.65%) BGP
10 172 (28.81%) VMware
11 169 (28.31%) VPN
12 168 (28.14%) LAN
13 164 (27.47%) Data Centre
14 158 (26.47%) OSPF
15 157 (26.30%) Linux
15 157 (26.30%) TCP/IP
16 154 (25.80%) Microsoft
17 148 (24.79%) MPLS
18 144 (24.12%) Cisco Nexus
19 141 (23.62%) DNS
20 131 (21.94%) DHCP
21 126 (21.11%) Wireless
22 122 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
23 121 (20.27%) Finance
24 115 (19.26%) CheckPoint
25 112 (18.76%) Active Directory
26 108 (18.09%) ITIL
27 103 (17.25%) VoIP
28 98 (16.42%) NX-OS
29 97 (16.25%) Network Security

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 63 (10.55%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.18%) IIS
3 18 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.01%) OpenStack
5 12 (2.01%) Skype for Business
6 11 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.34%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.34%) nginx
10 2 (0.34%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.17%) Apache
11 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.17%) Confluence
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.70%) MS Office
3 30 (5.03%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.17%) Documaker
2 1 (0.17%) Eikon
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.04%) SaaS
2 43 (7.20%) Office 365
3 18 (3.02%) OpenShift
4 13 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.01%) Google Apps
6 6 (1.01%) IaaS
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.34%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) Route 53
8 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 352 (58.96%) Firewall
2 202 (33.84%) WAN
3 198 (33.17%) Cisco ASA
4 183 (30.65%) BGP
5 169 (28.31%) VPN
6 168 (28.14%) LAN
7 158 (26.47%) OSPF
8 157 (26.30%) TCP/IP
9 148 (24.79%) MPLS
10 144 (24.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 141 (23.62%) DNS
12 131 (21.94%) DHCP
13 126 (21.11%) Wireless
14 103 (17.25%) VoIP
15 98 (16.42%) NX-OS
16 97 (16.25%) Network Security
17 87 (14.57%) VLAN
18 80 (13.40%) SAN
19 76 (12.73%) EIGRP
20 74 (12.40%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.18%) MySQL
3 7 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.67%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.34%) Big Data
7 2 (0.34%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (1.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.67%) JIRA
4 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.34%) git-flow
5 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.17%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.17%) GitLab
6 1 (0.17%) Maven
6 1 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 121 (20.27%) Finance
2 86 (14.41%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.69%) Banking
4 16 (2.68%) Advertising
5 15 (2.51%) Retail
6 12 (2.01%) Billing
7 11 (1.84%) Law
8 10 (1.68%) Games
8 10 (1.68%) Legal
9 9 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.17%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.17%) Marketing
11 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.84%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.34%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 231 (38.69%) Network Engineer
2 90 (15.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 68 (11.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 58 (9.72%) Support Engineer
5 56 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 46 (7.71%) Consultant
7 41 (6.87%) Administrator
8 39 (6.53%) Network Consultant
9 35 (5.86%) Analyst
10 32 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (4.86%) Data Consultant
12 28 (4.69%) Network Manager
13 27 (4.52%) Network Support
14 25 (4.19%) IP Network Engineer
15 24 (4.02%) Network Support Engineer
15 24 (4.02%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 23 (3.85%) Network Operations Engineer
17 21 (3.52%) Cisco Support
17 21 (3.52%) Lead Network Engineer
17 21 (3.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.68%) XMPP
2 6 (1.01%) Flash
3 5 (0.84%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (0.50%) CSS
6 2 (0.34%) COM
6 2 (0.34%) HTML
6 2 (0.34%) HTML5
6 2 (0.34%) Kohana
6 2 (0.34%) LAMP
6 2 (0.34%) Web Services
7 1 (0.17%) .NET
7 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.17%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.17%) Middleware
7 1 (0.17%) RESTful
7 1 (0.17%) SOAP
7 1 (0.17%) WebRTC
7 1 (0.17%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 164 (27.47%) Data Centre
2 68 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.70%) Blackberry
4 32 (5.36%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.02%) EMC VNX
6 17 (2.85%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.68%) Clustering
7 16 (2.68%) CMDB
8 15 (2.51%) iPad
9 12 (2.01%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.84%) Statistics
11 10 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 10 (1.68%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.51%) iPhone
12 9 (1.51%) Replication
13 8 (1.34%) BYOD
13 8 (1.34%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.34%) Handset
14 7 (1.17%) Mathematics
14 7 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 195 (32.66%) Windows
2 157 (26.30%) Linux
3 63 (10.55%) Windows Server
4 59 (9.88%) Android
5 41 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 24 (4.02%) Unix
8 24 (4.02%) Windows 10
9 22 (3.69%) Mac OS X
10 19 (3.18%) Windows 8
11 16 (2.68%) CatOS
12 13 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (2.01%) CentOS
14 11 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.51%) Mac OS
16 8 (1.34%) Data ONTAP
17 7 (1.17%) Ubuntu
18 6 (1.01%) Debian
18 6 (1.01%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.09%) ITIL
2 76 (12.73%) Network Design
3 53 (8.88%) High Availability
4 48 (8.04%) Capacity Planning
4 48 (8.04%) Network Architecture
5 47 (7.87%) Network Management
6 45 (7.54%) Network Monitoring
7 39 (6.53%) Project Management
8 33 (5.53%) Change Control
9 32 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 31 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 26 (4.36%) Load Balancing
12 25 (4.19%) Network Planning
13 24 (4.02%) Problem Management
14 23 (3.85%) Migration
15 21 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (3.35%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (3.18%) Incident Management
17 19 (3.18%) Service Management
18 18 (3.02%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.72%) SQL
2 48 (8.04%) PowerShell
3 38 (6.37%) Perl
3 38 (6.37%) Python
4 24 (4.02%) Java
5 19 (3.18%) Ruby
6 15 (2.51%) PHP
7 13 (2.18%) C
7 13 (2.18%) Tcl
8 12 (2.01%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.01%) VB
10 5 (0.84%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.67%) C#
11 4 (0.67%) C++
11 4 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.67%) VBScript
12 3 (0.50%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.34%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 370 (61.98%) Cisco Certification
2 295 (49.41%) CCNP
3 226 (37.86%) CCNA
4 84 (14.07%) Degree
5 82 (13.74%) CCIE
6 33 (5.53%) CCSP
6 33 (5.53%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (4.36%) Security Cleared
8 24 (4.02%) SC Cleared
9 23 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (3.18%) CCIP
10 19 (3.18%) CCVP
11 17 (2.85%) CCSE
11 17 (2.85%) MCSA
11 17 (2.85%) MCSE
12 13 (2.18%) CCNP Voice
13 12 (2.01%) CISSP
14 10 (1.68%) CCSA
15 9 (1.51%) RHCE
15 9 (1.51%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.53%) SLA
2 25 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.85%) QA
4 20 (3.35%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.51%) HIPAA
6 6 (1.01%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.34%) COBIT
7 2 (0.34%) COSO
8 1 (0.17%) COSHH
System Software
1 122 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (18.76%) Active Directory
3 63 (10.55%) Hyper-V
4 32 (5.36%) vSphere
5 22 (3.69%) Firmware
6 18 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (3.02%) XenApp
7 17 (2.85%) KVM
7 17 (2.85%) vCloud
7 17 (2.85%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.18%) ISA Server
9 12 (2.01%) Xen
10 10 (1.68%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (1.17%) Snort
11 7 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.50%) Docker
12 3 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.34%) NFS
13 2 (0.34%) Squid
Systems Management
1 46 (7.71%) SCCM
2 33 (5.53%) WSUS
3 27 (4.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 27 (4.52%) Cisco Prime
4 24 (4.02%) Nagios
5 22 (3.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 18 (3.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 12 (2.01%) Cisco UCCE
8 9 (1.51%) Cacti
8 9 (1.51%) SCOM
9 7 (1.17%) Backup Exec
9 7 (1.17%) Puppet
10 6 (1.01%) Casper Suite
11 5 (0.84%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.50%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.50%) Ansible
12 3 (0.50%) OpenNMS
12 3 (0.50%) OPNET
12 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 597 (100.00%) Cisco
2 172 (28.81%) VMware
3 154 (25.80%) Microsoft
4 115 (19.26%) CheckPoint
5 85 (14.24%) Juniper
6 47 (7.87%) SolarWinds
7 46 (7.71%) HP
8 44 (7.37%) F5
8 44 (7.37%) Fortinet
9 39 (6.53%) Palo Alto
10 38 (6.37%) Citrix
11 33 (5.53%) Red Hat
12 31 (5.19%) Dell
13 30 (5.03%) Apple
14 28 (4.69%) NetApp
15 26 (4.36%) EMC
16 24 (4.02%) SonicWALL
17 22 (3.69%) Riverbed
18 20 (3.35%) EqualLogic
18 20 (3.35%) IronPort
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Palm (UK) Ltd
Salary: Depending On Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare...
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Engage Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Engage Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Engage Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Altrincham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Clarion Communication IT
Salary: £30,000 per annum £30,000 (salary reviewed after six months) Plus Disc
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Axbridge
Networx
Salary: Salary £27,000 - £30,000 pa
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance
Posted: 20 days ago