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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 653 572 650
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +78
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 287 446 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 2.32% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 239 361 292
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £28,700 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -77 262 £49,000 +8.88% 21
London -5 146 £52,500 +5.00% 12
South East -46 46 £45,000 +2.27% 2
City of London +35 27 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Midlands -47 24 £40,000 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +2 21 £41,543 -7.68% 2
Berkshire -23 17 £57,500 -4.16%
East of England +42 15 £53,750 +16.21% 2
Hertfordshire +38 12 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +13 12 £53,000 +87.61%
Edinburgh +15 11 - -
Reading -5 11 £57,500 -4.16%
South West +26 10 £29,500 -34.44% 1
Telford -2 10 £39,250 +26.61% 1
Shropshire -9 10 £39,250 +26.61% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £70,000 -
Basingstoke - 9 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands - 9 £45,000 - 1
Southampton +9 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Yorkshire -10 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Birmingham -45 7 £67,500 +33.00%
Northampton - 6 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
North West +18 5 £25,000 -13.79% 1
Croydon +3 5 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Manchester -10 5 £25,000 +2.04% 1
Bristol - 5 £37,500 -
Surrey -9 4 £25,000 -30.55%
Bath - 4 £23,500 -
Somerset - 4 £23,500 -

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 666 (100.00%) Cisco
2 407 (61.11%) Firewall
3 396 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
4 326 (48.95%) CCNP
5 246 (36.94%) Cisco ASA
6 231 (34.68%) WAN
7 206 (30.93%) Windows
8 201 (30.18%) CCNA
9 200 (30.03%) BGP
10 198 (29.73%) Data Centre
11 193 (28.98%) VPN
12 180 (27.03%) LAN
13 174 (26.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 173 (25.98%) OSPF
15 172 (25.83%) VMware
16 168 (25.23%) Linux
17 159 (23.87%) Microsoft
18 158 (23.72%) DNS
18 158 (23.72%) TCP/IP
19 156 (23.42%) VoIP
20 148 (22.22%) MPLS
21 142 (21.32%) Network Security
22 134 (20.12%) CheckPoint
23 133 (19.97%) Active Directory
24 129 (19.37%) DHCP
25 127 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
26 122 (18.32%) Finance
27 120 (18.02%) Wireless
28 119 (17.87%) ITIL
29 104 (15.62%) 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 70 (10.51%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (3.45%) Skype for Business
4 21 (3.15%) OpenStack
5 20 (3.00%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (2.10%) IIS
9 9 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.75%) Apache
11 5 (0.75%) Confluence
11 5 (0.75%) nginx
11 5 (0.75%) Zimbra
12 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.30%) uWSGI
15 1 (0.15%) CloudStack
Applications
1 52 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.71%) MS Office
3 17 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.45%) Documaker
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.36%) Office 365
2 37 (5.56%) SaaS
3 29 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (1.65%) OpenShift
6 11 (1.65%) Yammer
7 10 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.20%) IaaS
9 5 (0.75%) PaaS
10 4 (0.60%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.45%) GitHub
12 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 407 (61.11%) Firewall
2 246 (36.94%) Cisco ASA
3 231 (34.68%) WAN
4 200 (30.03%) BGP
5 193 (28.98%) VPN
6 180 (27.03%) LAN
7 174 (26.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 173 (25.98%) OSPF
9 158 (23.72%) DNS
9 158 (23.72%) TCP/IP
10 156 (23.42%) VoIP
11 148 (22.22%) MPLS
12 142 (21.32%) Network Security
13 129 (19.37%) DHCP
14 120 (18.02%) Wireless
15 104 (15.62%) NX-OS
16 93 (13.96%) EIGRP
17 83 (12.46%) SAN
18 77 (11.56%) SSL
19 72 (10.81%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.25%) MySQL
3 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.30%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.15%) Big Data
8 1 (0.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (2.10%) Git (software)
1 14 (2.10%) JIRA
2 9 (1.35%) git-flow
2 9 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.45%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 122 (18.32%) Finance
2 72 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.41%) Banking
4 19 (2.85%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.70%) Retail
6 13 (1.95%) Games
7 11 (1.65%) Advertising
7 11 (1.65%) Billing
8 10 (1.50%) Law
8 10 (1.50%) Marketing
9 9 (1.35%) Legal
9 9 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.20%) Publishing
11 6 (0.90%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.75%) Electronics
13 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 259 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 120 (18.02%) Cisco Engineer
3 93 (13.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 84 (12.61%) Analyst
5 68 (10.21%) Support Engineer
6 67 (10.06%) Consultant
7 54 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 48 (7.21%) Network Consultant
9 39 (5.86%) Network Support
10 36 (5.41%) Administrator
10 36 (5.41%) Network Analyst
10 36 (5.41%) Security Engineer
11 35 (5.26%) Network Operations Engineer
12 34 (5.11%) IP Network Engineer
13 33 (4.95%) Support Analyst
14 32 (4.80%) Network Security Engineer
15 30 (4.50%) Cisco Support
15 30 (4.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 29 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
17 28 (4.20%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.71%) XMPP
2 21 (3.15%) 802.1X
3 16 (2.40%) CSS
4 13 (1.95%) HTML
4 13 (1.95%) Web Services
5 4 (0.60%) Flash
5 4 (0.60%) YAML
6 3 (0.45%) Middleware
6 3 (0.45%) RESTful
6 3 (0.45%) SOAP
7 2 (0.30%) .NET
7 2 (0.30%) COM
7 2 (0.30%) Django
7 2 (0.30%) FreeSWITCH
7 2 (0.30%) HTML5
7 2 (0.30%) LAMP
7 2 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.30%) PHP-FPM
7 2 (0.30%) WSGI
8 1 (0.15%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 198 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 65 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.16%) Blackberry
4 24 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 23 (3.45%) iPad
6 21 (3.15%) Private Cloud
6 21 (3.15%) Smartphone
7 20 (3.00%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 15 (2.25%) EMC VNX
9 14 (2.10%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.95%) EqualLogic
11 12 (1.80%) FMCG
11 12 (1.80%) Replication
12 11 (1.65%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.65%) iPhone
12 11 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (1.50%) Clustering
13 10 (1.50%) CMDB
14 9 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 206 (30.93%) Windows
2 168 (25.23%) Linux
3 82 (12.31%) Windows Server
4 71 (10.66%) Android
5 52 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 33 (4.95%) Unix
9 32 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (3.90%) Windows 10
11 25 (3.75%) Windows 8
12 21 (3.15%) Mac OS X
13 18 (2.70%) CatOS
13 18 (2.70%) Windows XP
14 15 (2.25%) Debian
15 13 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (1.50%) CentOS
18 9 (1.35%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (17.87%) ITIL
2 101 (15.17%) Load Balancing
3 75 (11.26%) Network Design
4 60 (9.01%) High Availability
5 55 (8.26%) Project Management
6 46 (6.91%) Capacity Planning
7 44 (6.61%) Network Architecture
7 44 (6.61%) Network Management
8 38 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 34 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 34 (5.11%) Service Management
10 33 (4.95%) Incident Management
10 33 (4.95%) Mentoring
11 32 (4.80%) Network Monitoring
12 30 (4.50%) PRINCE2
13 24 (3.60%) Migration
14 23 (3.45%) Change Management
15 21 (3.15%) Coaching
16 19 (2.85%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (2.70%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 66 (9.91%) SQL
2 54 (8.11%) Python
3 53 (7.96%) PowerShell
4 33 (4.95%) Bash Shell
4 33 (4.95%) Perl
5 22 (3.30%) Java
5 22 (3.30%) Ruby
6 16 (2.40%) Tcl
6 16 (2.40%) VBScript
7 15 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.95%) PHP
9 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.45%) C
10 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.30%) VB
12 1 (0.15%) C#
12 1 (0.15%) C++
12 1 (0.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 396 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 326 (48.95%) CCNP
3 201 (30.18%) CCNA
4 76 (11.41%) CCIE
5 59 (8.86%) Degree
6 48 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (5.26%) CCSP
8 30 (4.50%) MCSA
9 29 (4.35%) MCSE
10 27 (4.05%) CCIP
11 25 (3.75%) CCNP Voice
12 23 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (3.45%) Security Cleared
13 15 (2.25%) CCVP
13 15 (2.25%) SC Cleared
14 12 (1.80%) CCDP
15 11 (1.65%) MCP
16 10 (1.50%) CCDA
16 10 (1.50%) CCSA
16 10 (1.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.81%) SLA
2 24 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 22 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.70%) QA
5 9 (1.35%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) COSO
7 2 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.15%) COSHH
System Software
1 133 (19.97%) Active Directory
2 127 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (10.21%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.90%) vSphere
5 20 (3.00%) XenApp
6 18 (2.70%) VMware ESX
7 14 (2.10%) KVM
7 14 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (1.95%) Docker
8 13 (1.95%) Xen
9 12 (1.80%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (1.65%) XenDesktop
11 10 (1.50%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.35%) NFS
12 9 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (1.20%) Firmware
14 7 (1.05%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.90%) Snort
16 5 (0.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 69 (10.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 45 (6.76%) SCCM
3 35 (5.26%) Nagios
4 33 (4.95%) Cisco UCCX
5 22 (3.30%) Cacti
5 22 (3.30%) Cisco Prime
6 18 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
6 18 (2.70%) WSUS
7 15 (2.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 14 (2.10%) FortiGate
8 14 (2.10%) Puppet
9 13 (1.95%) OpenNMS
9 13 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (1.95%) SCOM
10 10 (1.50%) Opsview
10 10 (1.50%) SELinux
11 9 (1.35%) CFEngine
11 9 (1.35%) logstash
11 9 (1.35%) ZABBIX
12 7 (1.05%) Graphite
Vendors
1 666 (100.00%) Cisco
2 172 (25.83%) VMware
3 159 (23.87%) Microsoft
4 134 (20.12%) CheckPoint
5 83 (12.46%) F5
6 74 (11.11%) HP
7 69 (10.36%) Juniper
8 52 (7.81%) Citrix
9 43 (6.46%) SolarWinds
10 34 (5.11%) Red Hat
11 33 (4.95%) Palo Alto
12 31 (4.65%) Dell
12 31 (4.65%) Fortinet
13 29 (4.35%) Apple
13 29 (4.35%) Riverbed
14 28 (4.20%) IronPort
14 28 (4.20%) Sourcefire
15 26 (3.90%) Blue Coat
16 24 (3.60%) EMC
16 24 (3.60%) NetApp
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50k + 30% bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus (averaged 50% last year)
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits and strong bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Altrincham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
West London
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Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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South West London
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + pension, car, holiday
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