The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 590 520 552
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 338 401 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.83% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 280 324 330
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20184 21961 22055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 19.88% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15996 17715 18408
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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 24 April 2014 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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -70 326 £45,000 -5.26% 15
London -104 119 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Yorkshire +38 84 £45,500 -5.20% 3
South East -48 66 £32,500 -27.77% 1
West Yorkshire +33 59 £40,000 -16.66% 3
Leeds +25 59 £40,000 -21.56% 2
North Yorkshire - 30 £50,000 -
East of England -32 29 £50,000 -23.07% 3
City of London -57 29 £51,500 -1.90%
York - 26 £50,000 -
Hampshire -5 20 £32,500 -11.56% 1
Berkshire -11 19 £45,000 -
North West - 17 £50,000 - 1
Southampton +5 15 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Surrey +4 15 £40,000 -20.00%
Reading -12 14 £50,000 +5.26%
West Midlands +15 13 £29,000 -29.69%
East Midlands -10 12 £36,500 -13.09% 1
Essex -10 11 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 10 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Colchester -2 9 £50,000 -
Manchester - 8 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire - 8 £50,000 -
Leicestershire -8 7 £32,000 -14.66%
Leicester -9 7 £32,000 -14.66%
West Sussex - 7 £25,500 -
South Wales -1 6 £43,750 +34.61%
Wales -4 6 £43,750 +34.61%
Haywards Heath - 6 £26,750 -
Birmingham +3 5 £55,000 +29.41%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 642 (100.00%) Cisco
2 344 (53.58%) Firewall
3 319 (49.69%) Cisco Certification
4 309 (48.13%) Windows
5 271 (42.21%) BGP
6 266 (41.43%) OSPF
7 256 (39.88%) VMware
8 240 (37.38%) Linux
9 217 (33.80%) TCP/IP
10 216 (33.64%) CCNP
11 213 (33.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 206 (32.09%) CheckPoint
13 201 (31.31%) VPN
14 198 (30.84%) WAN
15 190 (29.60%) DNS
16 183 (28.50%) CCNA
16 183 (28.50%) LAN
17 177 (27.57%) Microsoft
18 175 (27.26%) Cisco ASA
19 167 (26.01%) MPLS
20 152 (23.68%) Active Directory
20 152 (23.68%) Juniper
21 151 (23.52%) Finance
22 148 (23.05%) VoIP
23 144 (22.43%) IPsec
24 140 (21.81%) EIGRP
25 132 (20.56%) DHCP
26 122 (19.00%) Network Security
26 122 (19.00%) Clustering
27 121 (18.85%) Citrix

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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
1 115 (17.91%) MS Exchange
2 95 (14.80%) IIS
3 74 (11.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (9.19%) Apache
5 34 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (4.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (3.12%) SharePoint
8 18 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (2.80%) SAS
9 14 (2.18%) Lync
10 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.09%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.31%) nginx
13 1 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.16%) Liferay
13 1 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 78 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.63%) MS Office
3 11 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.78%) Magento
3 4 (0.62%) Eikon
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.96%) SaaS
2 11 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.09%) Office 365
5 5 (0.78%) IaaS
5 5 (0.78%) PaaS
6 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.16%) Route 53
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 344 (53.58%) Firewall
2 271 (42.21%) BGP
3 266 (41.43%) OSPF
4 217 (33.80%) TCP/IP
5 201 (31.31%) VPN
6 198 (30.84%) WAN
7 190 (29.60%) DNS
8 183 (28.50%) LAN
9 175 (27.26%) Cisco ASA
10 167 (26.01%) MPLS
11 148 (23.05%) VoIP
12 144 (22.43%) IPsec
13 140 (21.81%) EIGRP
14 132 (20.56%) DHCP
15 122 (19.00%) Network Security
16 107 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 103 (16.04%) SAN
18 91 (14.17%) Wireless
19 74 (11.53%) VLAN
20 71 (11.06%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 5 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.31%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.16%) MySQL
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 151 (23.52%) Finance
2 57 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.52%) Banking
4 16 (2.49%) Financial Institution
5 13 (2.02%) Legal
6 10 (1.56%) Marketing
6 10 (1.56%) Back Office
6 10 (1.56%) Law
7 9 (1.40%) Retail
8 6 (0.93%) Billing
9 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.31%) Front Office
10 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Games
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 204 (31.78%) Network Engineer
2 79 (12.31%) Analyst
3 69 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 54 (8.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 51 (7.94%) Consultant
6 46 (7.17%) Security Engineer
7 45 (7.01%) Network Analyst
8 41 (6.39%) Team Leader
8 41 (6.39%) Network Specialist
8 41 (6.39%) Network Security Engineer
9 36 (5.61%) Support Analyst
10 32 (4.98%) Security Specialist
11 26 (4.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 25 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
12 25 (3.89%) Network Security Specialist
12 25 (3.89%) Network Support
12 25 (3.89%) Senior Network Analyst
12 25 (3.89%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (3.58%) Cisco Engineer
14 22 (3.43%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.74%) CSS
2 20 (3.12%) .NET
3 9 (1.40%) Web Services
4 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.62%) HTML
4 4 (0.62%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.31%) Django
5 2 (0.31%) XML
6 1 (0.16%) EDI
6 1 (0.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 122 (19.00%) Clustering
2 58 (9.03%) Blackberry
3 49 (7.63%) Hedge funds
4 24 (3.74%) Fat Client
4 24 (3.74%) Thin Client
5 20 (3.12%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (2.34%) iPhone
7 14 (2.18%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.02%) Statistics
8 13 (2.02%) Open Source
9 11 (1.71%) Firmware
9 11 (1.71%) EqualLogic
10 10 (1.56%) iPad
11 8 (1.25%) CLARiiON
11 8 (1.25%) Replication
12 7 (1.09%) SecurID
12 7 (1.09%) Physics
13 5 (0.78%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.78%) CMDB
13 5 (0.78%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 309 (48.13%) Windows
2 240 (37.38%) Linux
3 116 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (15.89%) UNIX
5 68 (10.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (9.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (7.17%) Windows 7
8 45 (7.01%) Android
9 37 (5.76%) Windows XP
10 35 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (3.27%) Ubuntu
12 20 (3.12%) Mac OS X
13 19 (2.96%) Debian
13 19 (2.96%) Solaris
14 17 (2.65%) Windows 8
15 11 (1.71%) CentOS
16 9 (1.40%) SUSE
17 7 (1.09%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.93%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (17.91%) ITIL
2 91 (14.17%) Load Balancing
3 90 (14.02%) E-Commerce
4 64 (9.97%) Problem Management
5 52 (8.10%) Change Management
5 52 (8.10%) Project Management
6 50 (7.79%) Network Monitoring
7 34 (5.30%) Network Management
8 29 (4.52%) ITIL V3
8 29 (4.52%) Change Control
9 28 (4.36%) Asset Management
10 27 (4.21%) Network Design
11 23 (3.58%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (3.12%) Incident Management
12 20 (3.12%) Time Management
13 19 (2.96%) Service Delivery
13 19 (2.96%) Data Security
13 19 (2.96%) CRM
14 18 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (2.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (13.55%) SQL
2 84 (13.08%) PowerShell
3 63 (9.81%) Java
4 55 (8.57%) Perl
5 36 (5.61%) Bash Shell
6 31 (4.83%) Python
7 22 (3.43%) JavaScript
8 19 (2.96%) PHP
9 11 (1.71%) VBScript
10 9 (1.40%) Ruby
11 8 (1.25%) C
12 6 (0.93%) C++
13 4 (0.62%) C#
13 4 (0.62%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.31%) VB6
14 2 (0.31%) VB
14 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 319 (49.69%) Cisco Certification
2 216 (33.64%) CCNP
3 183 (28.50%) CCNA
4 85 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 80 (12.46%) CCSE
6 73 (11.37%) MCSE
7 56 (8.72%) Degree
8 49 (7.63%) CCIE
9 43 (6.70%) CCSA
10 40 (6.23%) MCSA
11 39 (6.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 34 (5.30%) JNCIA
12 34 (5.30%) CCSP
13 22 (3.43%) Check Point Certification
14 21 (3.27%) RHCE
14 21 (3.27%) RHCA
15 17 (2.65%) SAP Certification
16 16 (2.49%) MCP
17 15 (2.34%) Security Cleared
18 13 (2.02%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (13.71%) PCI DSS
2 28 (4.36%) SLA
3 22 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (2.65%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 213 (33.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 152 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 49 (7.63%) VMware ESX
4 38 (5.92%) vSphere
5 35 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (4.21%) Hyper-V
7 18 (2.80%) XenApp
8 15 (2.34%) XenServer
9 13 (2.02%) XenDesktop
10 9 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (1.40%) Sendmail
11 8 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 8 (1.25%) Snort
11 8 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (1.25%) MetaFrame
12 7 (1.09%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.93%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.31%) Varnish
15 1 (0.16%) NFS
15 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 39 (6.07%) CiscoWorks
2 35 (5.45%) Nagios
3 24 (3.74%) NetBackup
4 23 (3.58%) OpenView
4 23 (3.58%) SolarWinds Orion
5 19 (2.96%) Puppet
6 13 (2.02%) Cacti
7 12 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (1.25%) HP NNM
9 7 (1.09%) FortiGate
10 6 (0.93%) WSUS
11 5 (0.78%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.62%) Cryoserver
12 4 (0.62%) WhatsUp Gold
12 4 (0.62%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.47%) SCCM
13 3 (0.47%) SCOM
14 2 (0.31%) OSSEC
14 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 642 (100.00%) Cisco
2 256 (39.88%) VMware
3 206 (32.09%) CheckPoint
4 177 (27.57%) Microsoft
5 152 (23.68%) Juniper
6 121 (18.85%) Citrix
7 87 (13.55%) Red Hat
8 75 (11.68%) HP
9 74 (11.53%) F5
10 73 (11.37%) SolarWinds
11 57 (8.88%) Avaya
12 56 (8.72%) NetApp
13 38 (5.92%) Oracle
14 37 (5.76%) Bloomberg
14 37 (5.76%) Blue Coat
15 35 (5.45%) Infoblox
16 30 (4.67%) Aruba
17 28 (4.36%) Imperva
18 26 (4.05%) SAP
18 26 (4.05%) Apple
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending on ex
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary 50-60k base plus bonus and b
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k to £38k per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus and share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 32000-37500 Per Annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + On call, Overtime
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago