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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 510 638 541
Rank change year-on-year
+128 -97
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 435 320 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 1.58% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 348 265 299
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,375 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.83% +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
19242 20223 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.11% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16194 16861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 27 May 2015 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 27 May 2015. 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 +113 415 £47,500 +3.26% 44
London +107 215 £47,500 -5.00% 11
South East +68 114 £48,000 +28.00% 14
City of London +82 71 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Berkshire +30 53 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire -44 36 £40,000 -13.04% 4
Leeds -16 34 £40,000 -5.88% 4
West Yorkshire -24 34 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Hampshire +7 25 £48,000 +47.69% 2
Reading -1 25 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Surrey +36 24 £50,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands +1 23 £32,500 +12.06% 6
Birmingham +3 18 £45,500 -17.27% 4
North West +13 17 £26,000 -20.00% 1
Manchester +8 13 £24,500 -23.43% 1
Andover - 11 £48,000 -
Staines - 8 £44,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +23 7 £47,500 -10.37%
South West - 7 £42,500 - 2
Dudley - 7 £29,000 -
Oxford - 6 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 6 - -
Southampton -9 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Dorking - 5 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £51,250 +105.00% 3
East of England -1 4 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Scotland - 4 £25,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Slough - 4 £52,500 -
West Sussex +4 3 £27,000 +1.88%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 846 (100.00%) Cisco
2 458 (54.14%) Cisco Certification
3 390 (46.10%) Firewall
4 361 (42.67%) BGP
5 343 (40.54%) VPN
6 309 (36.52%) VMware
7 301 (35.58%) WAN
8 296 (34.99%) Windows
9 294 (34.75%) OSPF
10 275 (32.51%) Cisco ASA
11 274 (32.39%) CCNP
12 260 (30.73%) LAN
13 255 (30.14%) MPLS
14 244 (28.84%) Microsoft
15 228 (26.95%) Linux
16 224 (26.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 221 (26.12%) Data Centre
18 209 (24.70%) CCNA
18 209 (24.70%) DNS
19 199 (23.52%) VoIP
20 189 (22.34%) Juniper
21 185 (21.87%) Cisco Nexus
22 181 (21.39%) F5
23 175 (20.69%) Active Directory
24 166 (19.62%) TCP/IP
25 159 (18.79%) CheckPoint
26 158 (18.68%) Wireless
26 158 (18.68%) ITIL
27 154 (18.20%) IPsec
27 154 (18.20%) NX-OS

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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
1 141 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 42 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (2.36%) Apache
5 19 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 17 (2.01%) IIS
7 16 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.65%) Lync
9 13 (1.54%) OpenStack
9 13 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (1.42%) JBoss
11 10 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.35%) CMS
15 2 (0.24%) Site Server
15 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.12%) Drupal
16 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 86 (10.17%) MS Office
2 79 (9.34%) MS Excel
3 24 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.24%) assyst
2 2 (0.24%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.12%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.18%) Google Apps
3 8 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.71%) Office 365
5 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.24%) SaaS
6 2 (0.24%) PaaS
6 2 (0.24%) IaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Yammer
6 2 (0.24%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 390 (46.10%) Firewall
2 361 (42.67%) BGP
3 343 (40.54%) VPN
4 301 (35.58%) WAN
5 294 (34.75%) OSPF
6 275 (32.51%) Cisco ASA
7 260 (30.73%) LAN
8 255 (30.14%) MPLS
9 209 (24.70%) DNS
10 199 (23.52%) VoIP
11 185 (21.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 166 (19.62%) TCP/IP
13 158 (18.68%) Wireless
14 154 (18.20%) IPsec
14 154 (18.20%) NX-OS
15 152 (17.97%) Network Security
16 138 (16.31%) VLAN
17 133 (15.72%) EIGRP
18 101 (11.94%) DHCP
19 98 (11.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.96%) MySQL
3 13 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.35%) OLAP
5 3 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (4.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 20 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.24%) Subversion
4 1 (0.12%) Ant
4 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 128 (15.13%) Finance
2 78 (9.22%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.01%) Retail
4 12 (1.42%) Banking
5 11 (1.30%) Billing
6 10 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.06%) Back Office
7 9 (1.06%) Legal
7 9 (1.06%) Marketing
8 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.71%) French Language
10 5 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.59%) Law
10 5 (0.59%) Publishing
11 4 (0.47%) Games
11 4 (0.47%) Advertising
12 3 (0.35%) Electronics
12 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 319 (37.71%) Network Engineer
2 126 (14.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 94 (11.11%) Consultant
4 89 (10.52%) Support Engineer
5 73 (8.63%) Analyst
6 68 (8.04%) Senior Consultant
7 59 (6.97%) Administrator
8 49 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
9 45 (5.32%) Technical Support
10 42 (4.96%) Support Analyst
11 41 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
12 38 (4.49%) Cisco Engineer
13 37 (4.37%) Network Consultant
14 35 (4.14%) Network Support
15 34 (4.02%) Security Engineer
15 34 (4.02%) Network Specialist
16 33 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
17 31 (3.66%) Senior Technical Consultant
17 31 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 31 (3.66%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (4.85%) CSS
2 26 (3.07%) HTML
3 15 (1.77%) .NET
4 13 (1.54%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.30%) Web Services
6 10 (1.18%) LAMP
6 10 (1.18%) WAMP
7 9 (1.06%) Ajax
8 8 (0.95%) JSP
8 8 (0.95%) JMS
9 6 (0.71%) SOAP
10 4 (0.47%) WSH
10 4 (0.47%) COM
11 3 (0.35%) XMPP
11 3 (0.35%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.24%) jQuery
12 2 (0.24%) Middleware
12 2 (0.24%) VXML
12 2 (0.24%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.24%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 221 (26.12%) Data Centre
2 79 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 43 (5.08%) Blackberry
5 31 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (1.77%) FMCG
6 15 (1.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (1.42%) PKI
7 12 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 11 (1.30%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.18%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.06%) CMDB
11 8 (0.95%) Smartphone
11 8 (0.95%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
12 7 (0.83%) Replication
13 6 (0.71%) iPhone
13 6 (0.71%) iPad
14 5 (0.59%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 296 (34.99%) Windows
2 228 (26.95%) Linux
3 97 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (10.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (6.50%) Android
6 55 (6.50%) UNIX
7 44 (5.20%) Mac OS X
8 41 (4.85%) Windows XP
8 41 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 40 (4.73%) Windows 8
10 36 (4.26%) Windows 7
11 14 (1.65%) CentOS
12 13 (1.54%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.42%) Debian
14 10 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
15 8 (0.95%) Solaris
16 6 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.59%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (18.68%) ITIL
2 91 (10.76%) Load Balancing
3 76 (8.98%) Incident Management
4 62 (7.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 56 (6.62%) Service Delivery
6 55 (6.50%) Network Management
7 52 (6.15%) Network Design
8 49 (5.79%) Mentoring
9 46 (5.44%) Network Monitoring
10 44 (5.20%) Service Management
11 43 (5.08%) Change Management
12 42 (4.96%) Project Management
12 42 (4.96%) Change Control
13 36 (4.26%) Configuration Management
13 36 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 34 (4.02%) Network Architecture
14 34 (4.02%) Capacity Management
15 33 (3.90%) Release Management
16 32 (3.78%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 92 (10.87%) Perl
2 71 (8.39%) SQL
3 63 (7.45%) Bash Shell
4 62 (7.33%) PowerShell
5 58 (6.86%) Python
6 25 (2.96%) JavaScript
7 24 (2.84%) PHP
7 24 (2.84%) Ruby
8 22 (2.60%) Java
9 21 (2.48%) C
10 17 (2.01%) VBScript
11 16 (1.89%) Tcl
12 5 (0.59%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.35%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.24%) C#
14 2 (0.24%) VB
14 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.24%) VB6
15 1 (0.12%) XPath
15 1 (0.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 458 (54.14%) Cisco Certification
2 274 (32.39%) CCNP
3 209 (24.70%) CCNA
4 103 (12.17%) CCIE
5 60 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (4.85%) CCSE
7 36 (4.26%) MCSA
7 36 (4.26%) Degree
8 35 (4.14%) CISSP
9 33 (3.90%) MCSE
10 32 (3.78%) Security Cleared
11 31 (3.66%) CCDP
12 28 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 26 (3.07%) DV Cleared
14 22 (2.60%) CCSA
15 21 (2.48%) CCDA
16 20 (2.36%) CCIP
17 19 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (2.13%) CCSP
18 18 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (14.78%) SLA
2 24 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.95%) QA
5 4 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 224 (26.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 175 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 32 (3.78%) vSphere
4 32 (3.78%) VMware ESX
5 21 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (2.25%) XenApp
6 19 (2.25%) XenServer
7 14 (1.65%) XenDesktop
8 12 (1.42%) ISA Server
9 11 (1.30%) Firmware
9 11 (1.30%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.95%) iptables
12 4 (0.47%) Docker
12 4 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.35%) NFS
14 2 (0.24%) Postfix
14 2 (0.24%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 79 (9.34%) Nagios
2 44 (5.20%) Cisco Prime
3 37 (4.37%) Cisco LMS
4 35 (4.14%) Puppet
4 35 (4.14%) Cacti
5 28 (3.31%) SCCM
6 27 (3.19%) Opsview
7 23 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (1.77%) OPNET
9 12 (1.42%) Backup Exec
9 12 (1.42%) Graphite
10 11 (1.30%) SELinux
11 10 (1.18%) OpenNMS
12 9 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
12 9 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
13 8 (0.95%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (0.83%) WSUS
14 7 (0.83%) SCOM
15 5 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 846 (100.00%) Cisco
2 309 (36.52%) VMware
3 244 (28.84%) Microsoft
4 189 (22.34%) Juniper
5 181 (21.39%) F5
6 159 (18.79%) CheckPoint
7 123 (14.54%) Citrix
8 96 (11.35%) Riverbed
9 78 (9.22%) Red Hat
10 76 (8.98%) HP
11 59 (6.97%) SolarWinds
12 42 (4.96%) Nokia
13 38 (4.49%) Apple
14 36 (4.26%) Avaya
15 32 (3.78%) NetApp
16 29 (3.43%) Dell
16 29 (3.43%) Mitel
17 27 (3.19%) Blue Coat
17 27 (3.19%) Oracle
18 26 (3.07%) Infoblox
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Orbit
Salary: From £21,970 to £24,411 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £0 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + Training + Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + Training +Bonus + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus +Training + Certs
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus 20% + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Senior Network Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago