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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 621 590 655
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +65
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 299 424 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 2.27% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 251 345 267
Median salary £46,650 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.52% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
16643 18713 20565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.97% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13850 15346 16424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 July 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 -31 279 £47,500 +1.06% 22
London +37 152 £50,000 -2.91% 8
South East -46 39 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Midlands -20 25 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +56 24 £42,500 -20.93% 5
City of London +37 22 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hampshire +1 17 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Hertfordshire +34 16 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +21 16 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Shropshire +3 14 £35,000 +12.90% 1
South West +18 13 £24,000 -46.66%
Berkshire -31 13 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Telford +2 12 £36,750 +18.54% 1
Croydon +11 11 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Northampton - 11 £37,500 -
Northamptonshire - 11 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +8 10 - -
Scotland -3 10 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £70,000 -
Southampton +4 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Reading -11 8 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Yorkshire +9 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Birmingham -39 7 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Essex - 7 £42,500 - 2
Basingstoke - 7 £37,500 -
Watford +25 6 £40,000 - 2
Bristol +19 5 £42,500 +41.66%
Surrey 0 5 £35,000 -10.25%
Bath -5 5 £23,500 -55.23%
Somerset -6 5 £23,500 -55.23%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 641 (100.00%) Cisco
2 387 (60.37%) Cisco Certification
3 386 (60.22%) Firewall
4 304 (47.43%) CCNP
5 230 (35.88%) Cisco ASA
6 223 (34.79%) CCNA
7 207 (32.29%) WAN
8 205 (31.98%) Windows
9 178 (27.77%) BGP
9 178 (27.77%) VMware
10 177 (27.61%) Data Centre
11 168 (26.21%) VPN
12 164 (25.59%) TCP/IP
13 163 (25.43%) Microsoft
13 163 (25.43%) LAN
14 161 (25.12%) DNS
15 159 (24.80%) Linux
16 157 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
17 143 (22.31%) OSPF
18 141 (22.00%) VoIP
19 134 (20.90%) MPLS
20 132 (20.59%) Active Directory
21 130 (20.28%) DHCP
22 125 (19.50%) CheckPoint
23 124 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
24 119 (18.56%) Network Security
24 119 (18.56%) Finance
25 113 (17.63%) Wireless
25 113 (17.63%) ITIL
26 105 (16.38%) NX-OS

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 77 (12.01%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (2.96%) OpenStack
4 18 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (2.81%) IIS
4 18 (2.81%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (2.18%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.78%) Apache
8 5 (0.78%) Confluence
8 5 (0.78%) nginx
9 3 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.47%) Zimbra
10 2 (0.31%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.16%) CloudStack
Applications
1 46 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.08%) MS Office
3 16 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.47%) Documaker
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.89%) Office 365
2 41 (6.40%) SaaS
3 21 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (2.03%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.25%) IaaS
8 6 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.78%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.62%) Yammer
11 3 (0.47%) GitHub
12 2 (0.31%) PaaS
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.16%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 386 (60.22%) Firewall
2 230 (35.88%) Cisco ASA
3 207 (32.29%) WAN
4 178 (27.77%) BGP
5 168 (26.21%) VPN
6 164 (25.59%) TCP/IP
7 163 (25.43%) LAN
8 161 (25.12%) DNS
9 157 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 143 (22.31%) OSPF
11 141 (22.00%) VoIP
12 134 (20.90%) MPLS
13 130 (20.28%) DHCP
14 119 (18.56%) Network Security
15 113 (17.63%) Wireless
16 105 (16.38%) NX-OS
17 91 (14.20%) SAN
18 79 (12.32%) EIGRP
19 70 (10.92%) IPsec
20 63 (9.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.03%) MySQL
3 8 (1.25%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.31%) FileMaker
6 2 (0.31%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.16%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.87%) JIRA
3 7 (1.09%) git-flow
3 7 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.47%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 119 (18.56%) Finance
2 75 (11.70%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.52%) Banking
4 15 (2.34%) Games
5 14 (2.18%) Advertising
6 13 (2.03%) Retail
7 11 (1.72%) Billing
8 10 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.40%) Marketing
10 8 (1.25%) Law
10 8 (1.25%) Publishing
11 7 (1.09%) Legal
12 5 (0.78%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.62%) Electronics
14 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 251 (39.16%) Network Engineer
2 105 (16.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 80 (12.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 69 (10.76%) Analyst
5 65 (10.14%) Support Engineer
6 59 (9.20%) Consultant
7 53 (8.27%) Senior Network Engineer
8 45 (7.02%) Network Consultant
9 37 (5.77%) Administrator
10 34 (5.30%) Network Support
11 33 (5.15%) IP Network Engineer
12 30 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 30 (4.68%) Network Support Engineer
13 29 (4.52%) Network Analyst
14 28 (4.37%) Cisco Support
14 28 (4.37%) Network Operations Engineer
15 27 (4.21%) Network Manager
16 26 (4.06%) Data Consultant
16 26 (4.06%) Support Analyst
17 25 (3.90%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.21%) XMPP
2 20 (3.12%) 802.1X
3 11 (1.72%) Web Services
4 8 (1.25%) CSS
5 6 (0.94%) Flash
5 6 (0.94%) HTML
6 4 (0.62%) YAML
7 3 (0.47%) Middleware
7 3 (0.47%) RESTful
7 3 (0.47%) SOAP
8 2 (0.31%) .NET
8 2 (0.31%) COM
8 2 (0.31%) Django
8 2 (0.31%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (0.31%) HTML5
8 2 (0.31%) LAMP
8 2 (0.31%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.31%) PHP-FPM
8 2 (0.31%) WSGI
9 1 (0.16%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 177 (27.61%) Data Centre
2 73 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.62%) Blackberry
4 30 (4.68%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.12%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.96%) Private Cloud
7 17 (2.65%) EqualLogic
7 17 (2.65%) Smartphone
8 16 (2.50%) EMC VNX
8 16 (2.50%) iPad
9 15 (2.34%) Replication
10 12 (1.87%) CMDB
10 12 (1.87%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.56%) Clustering
11 10 (1.56%) iPhone
12 8 (1.25%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.25%) IVR
12 8 (1.25%) Online Games
12 8 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 205 (31.98%) Windows
2 159 (24.80%) Linux
3 85 (13.26%) Windows Server
4 59 (9.20%) Android
5 54 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (8.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (6.24%) Windows 7
8 30 (4.68%) Windows 10
9 29 (4.52%) Windows 8
10 27 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (3.90%) Unix
12 22 (3.43%) Mac OS X
13 17 (2.65%) CatOS
14 15 (2.34%) Windows XP
15 13 (2.03%) CentOS
15 13 (2.03%) Debian
15 13 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (1.87%) Ubuntu
17 10 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (1.09%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (17.63%) ITIL
2 82 (12.79%) Network Design
3 78 (12.17%) Load Balancing
4 54 (8.42%) High Availability
5 51 (7.96%) Capacity Planning
6 50 (7.80%) Network Architecture
7 48 (7.49%) Project Management
8 45 (7.02%) Network Management
9 41 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 39 (6.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 31 (4.84%) Network Monitoring
11 31 (4.84%) Service Management
12 30 (4.68%) Mentoring
13 29 (4.52%) Incident Management
14 27 (4.21%) PRINCE2
15 25 (3.90%) Migration
16 21 (3.28%) Change Control
17 20 (3.12%) Network Planning
18 19 (2.96%) Change Management
19 18 (2.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (10.92%) SQL
2 52 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 48 (7.49%) Python
4 35 (5.46%) Perl
5 29 (4.52%) Bash Shell
6 23 (3.59%) Java
7 21 (3.28%) Ruby
8 19 (2.96%) Tcl
9 13 (2.03%) PHP
10 9 (1.40%) VBScript
11 8 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 8 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.94%) VB
13 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.31%) C
14 2 (0.31%) C#
14 2 (0.31%) C++
15 1 (0.16%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.16%) Korn
15 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 387 (60.37%) Cisco Certification
2 304 (47.43%) CCNP
3 223 (34.79%) CCNA
4 73 (11.39%) CCIE
5 65 (10.14%) Degree
6 38 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (4.68%) CCSP
8 26 (4.06%) ITIL Certification
9 25 (3.90%) MCSE
10 22 (3.43%) MCSA
11 21 (3.28%) CCIP
11 21 (3.28%) Security Cleared
12 18 (2.81%) CCNP Voice
13 14 (2.18%) SC Cleared
14 13 (2.03%) CCVP
15 12 (1.87%) MCP
16 11 (1.72%) CCSE
17 10 (1.56%) CCSA
17 10 (1.56%) NCDA
17 10 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.49%) SLA
2 25 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.96%) QA
4 18 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.40%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.31%) COBIT
7 2 (0.31%) COSO
8 1 (0.16%) COSHH
8 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 132 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 124 (19.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 32 (4.99%) vSphere
5 21 (3.28%) XenApp
6 18 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.65%) KVM
7 17 (2.65%) VMware ESX
8 12 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
8 12 (1.87%) ISA Server
8 12 (1.87%) Xen
9 11 (1.72%) vCloud
10 10 (1.56%) Docker
10 10 (1.56%) Terminal Services
11 9 (1.40%) Firmware
11 9 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (1.09%) NFS
12 7 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.09%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.62%) Snort
Systems Management
1 57 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 50 (7.80%) SCCM
3 31 (4.84%) Nagios
4 30 (4.68%) Cisco UCCX
5 28 (4.37%) WSUS
6 25 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
7 21 (3.28%) Cacti
8 17 (2.65%) Cisco UCCE
9 16 (2.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 15 (2.34%) Puppet
11 13 (2.03%) FortiGate
12 12 (1.87%) SCOM
13 11 (1.72%) OpenNMS
13 11 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (1.56%) Backup Exec
14 10 (1.56%) Opsview
15 8 (1.25%) SELinux
16 7 (1.09%) CFEngine
16 7 (1.09%) logstash
16 7 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 641 (100.00%) Cisco
2 178 (27.77%) VMware
3 163 (25.43%) Microsoft
4 125 (19.50%) CheckPoint
5 67 (10.45%) Juniper
6 58 (9.05%) F5
7 57 (8.89%) HP
8 47 (7.33%) Citrix
9 41 (6.40%) SolarWinds
10 37 (5.77%) Red Hat
11 35 (5.46%) Fortinet
11 35 (5.46%) Palo Alto
12 31 (4.84%) Dell
13 30 (4.68%) Apple
14 29 (4.52%) NetApp
15 28 (4.37%) IronPort
16 26 (4.06%) Veeam
17 25 (3.90%) EMC
18 23 (3.59%) Sourcefire
19 20 (3.12%) Aruba
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Talendrone.com
Salary: £35 - £40k + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum 35k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £58K Plus 30% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23700 - £24700 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentwood
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Watford
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
West London
Clarion Communication IT
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Frimley Health Foundation Trust
Salary: From £32,952 to £43,038 per annum
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London, Zone 1
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Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago