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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 631 569 674
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +105
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 320 453 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 2.26% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 280 367 276
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,150 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,700 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%

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
17671 20049 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.23% 18.16% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15886 16267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -73 296 £50,000 +5.26% 32
London -48 155 £56,250 +18.42% 12
South East +2 86 £46,500 -3.62% 9
City of London -3 31 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Hampshire +11 24 £45,000 -6.25% 5
Berkshire -14 21 £57,500 -4.16% 2
West Midlands -14 19 £45,000 +55.17% 1
East of England +13 18 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Reading +13 13 £57,500 -4.56% 1
Surrey -7 13 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Scotland +2 12 £51,500 +87.27% 1
Oxfordshire +1 11 £47,500 -
Oxford +12 10 £40,000 -15.78%
Edinburgh +2 10 - -
Walsall - 9 £45,000 -
West Sussex +2 8 £50,000 +85.18%
South West -3 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Yorkshire -25 8 £25,250 -36.87% 2
Essex +7 7 £42,500 -10.52%
Bristol +5 7 £37,500 +12.78% 1
Andover +8 6 £40,000 -16.66%
Hertfordshire +20 5 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Hull - 5 £22,500 -
East Yorkshire - 5 £22,500 -
Staines +16 4 £43,750 -0.56%
Canary Wharf +4 4 £62,500 -
North West -2 4 £26,000 +5.05% 2
Manchester -3 4 £26,000 +6.12% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £75,000 -
Colchester - 4 £42,500 -

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 772 (100.00%) Cisco
2 468 (60.62%) Firewall
3 427 (55.31%) Cisco Certification
4 347 (44.95%) CCNP
5 269 (34.84%) WAN
6 261 (33.81%) Cisco ASA
7 248 (32.12%) BGP
8 244 (31.61%) VPN
9 242 (31.35%) Data Centre
10 235 (30.44%) Windows
11 225 (29.15%) OSPF
12 224 (29.02%) LAN
13 211 (27.33%) MPLS
14 201 (26.04%) Cisco Nexus
15 197 (25.52%) Linux
15 197 (25.52%) CCNA
16 193 (25.00%) VMware
17 192 (24.87%) Finance
18 182 (23.58%) ITIL
19 176 (22.80%) Network Security
20 164 (21.24%) VoIP
21 155 (20.08%) DNS
21 155 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
22 153 (19.82%) Microsoft
23 147 (19.04%) TCP/IP
24 142 (18.39%) CheckPoint
25 141 (18.26%) Active Directory
26 140 (18.13%) Load Balancing
27 137 (17.75%) F5
28 129 (16.71%) Wireless

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 (9.97%) MS Exchange
2 35 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (3.50%) Skype for Business
5 25 (3.24%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.07%) OpenStack
7 11 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (1.30%) IIS
9 9 (1.17%) Apache
9 9 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.78%) nginx
12 5 (0.65%) Confluence
12 5 (0.65%) Zimbra
13 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.26%) uWSGI
15 1 (0.13%) CloudStack
Applications
1 57 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 51 (6.61%) MS Office
3 10 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.39%) Documaker
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.96%) SaaS
2 44 (5.70%) Office 365
3 40 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 17 (2.20%) Yammer
6 16 (2.07%) OpenShift
7 11 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.17%) IaaS
9 8 (1.04%) PaaS
10 6 (0.78%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.65%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.39%) GitHub
13 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 468 (60.62%) Firewall
2 269 (34.84%) WAN
3 261 (33.81%) Cisco ASA
4 248 (32.12%) BGP
5 244 (31.61%) VPN
6 225 (29.15%) OSPF
7 224 (29.02%) LAN
8 211 (27.33%) MPLS
9 201 (26.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 176 (22.80%) Network Security
11 164 (21.24%) VoIP
12 155 (20.08%) DNS
13 147 (19.04%) TCP/IP
14 129 (16.71%) Wireless
15 127 (16.45%) EIGRP
16 123 (15.93%) DHCP
17 105 (13.60%) IPsec
18 97 (12.56%) NX-OS
19 93 (12.05%) Internet
20 90 (11.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.07%) MySQL
3 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.39%) Big Data
5 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.26%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.13%) DB2
7 1 (0.13%) MS Access
7 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (1.94%) Git (software)
1 15 (1.94%) JIRA
2 10 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.17%) Eclipse
3 9 (1.17%) git-flow
4 7 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.39%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.26%) Subversion
8 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.13%) Gradle
8 1 (0.13%) Maven
8 1 (0.13%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 192 (24.87%) Finance
2 78 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 52 (6.74%) Banking
4 31 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 15 (1.94%) Legal
6 14 (1.81%) Games
7 13 (1.68%) Retail
8 12 (1.55%) Online Betting
9 10 (1.30%) Advertising
9 10 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 9 (1.17%) Publishing
11 8 (1.04%) Law
11 8 (1.04%) Marketing
12 5 (0.65%) Electronics
13 4 (0.52%) Back Office
13 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 287 (37.18%) Network Engineer
2 130 (16.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 106 (13.73%) Analyst
4 98 (12.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 79 (10.23%) Consultant
6 68 (8.81%) Senior Network Engineer
7 61 (7.90%) Support Engineer
8 54 (6.99%) Network Analyst
8 54 (6.99%) Network Support
9 50 (6.48%) Network Operations Engineer
10 48 (6.22%) Administrator
10 48 (6.22%) Network Consultant
11 42 (5.44%) Security Engineer
12 38 (4.92%) Support Analyst
13 37 (4.79%) Network Security Engineer
14 36 (4.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 36 (4.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 35 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 33 (4.27%) Operations Engineer
16 33 (4.27%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (7.64%) XMPP
2 21 (2.72%) 802.1X
3 18 (2.33%) CSS
4 15 (1.94%) HTML
5 14 (1.81%) Web Services
6 6 (0.78%) LAMP
7 4 (0.52%) Sass
7 4 (0.52%) SOAP
7 4 (0.52%) YAML
8 3 (0.39%) COM
8 3 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (0.39%) Middleware
8 3 (0.39%) RESTful
9 2 (0.26%) .NET
9 2 (0.26%) Django
9 2 (0.26%) FreeSWITCH
9 2 (0.26%) HTML5
9 2 (0.26%) PHP-FPM
9 2 (0.26%) WSGI
10 1 (0.13%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 242 (31.35%) Data Centre
2 80 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.57%) Blackberry
4 29 (3.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 28 (3.63%) EMC VNX
6 21 (2.72%) iPad
6 21 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.94%) Client/Server
9 14 (1.81%) Private Cloud
10 13 (1.68%) FMCG
10 13 (1.68%) Replication
10 13 (1.68%) Smartphone
11 12 (1.55%) Driving Licence
11 12 (1.55%) Fat Client
11 12 (1.55%) Thin Client
12 9 (1.17%) Clustering
12 9 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.04%) Online Games
14 7 (0.91%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 235 (30.44%) Windows
2 197 (25.52%) Linux
3 117 (15.16%) Windows Server
4 77 (9.97%) Android
5 62 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (7.90%) Unix
7 51 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (5.44%) Windows 7
9 38 (4.92%) CatOS
10 35 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (3.76%) Windows 8
12 23 (2.98%) Windows XP
13 22 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (2.59%) Windows 10
15 16 (2.07%) Debian
16 15 (1.94%) Mac OS X
17 11 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
18 10 (1.30%) Ubuntu
19 9 (1.17%) CentOS
19 9 (1.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (23.58%) ITIL
2 140 (18.13%) Load Balancing
3 93 (12.05%) Network Design
4 77 (9.97%) High Availability
5 59 (7.64%) Incident Management
6 57 (7.38%) Capacity Planning
6 57 (7.38%) Network Management
7 54 (6.99%) Project Management
8 53 (6.87%) Service Management
9 50 (6.48%) Mentoring
10 42 (5.44%) PRINCE2
11 41 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
12 39 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
13 38 (4.92%) Network Architecture
14 34 (4.40%) Change Management
15 33 (4.27%) E-Commerce
15 33 (4.27%) Network Monitoring
15 33 (4.27%) Time Management
16 29 (3.76%) DDoS Mitigation
16 29 (3.76%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 71 (9.20%) Python
2 63 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 48 (6.22%) Perl
4 43 (5.57%) SQL
5 40 (5.18%) Java
6 37 (4.79%) Bash Shell
7 36 (4.66%) Ruby
8 19 (2.46%) VBScript
9 17 (2.20%) JavaScript
10 13 (1.68%) C
11 12 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.42%) PHP
12 11 (1.42%) Tcl
13 7 (0.91%) VB
14 1 (0.13%) ABAP
14 1 (0.13%) C#
14 1 (0.13%) C++
14 1 (0.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 427 (55.31%) Cisco Certification
2 347 (44.95%) CCNP
3 197 (25.52%) CCNA
4 78 (10.10%) CCIE
5 60 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 46 (5.96%) Degree
7 41 (5.31%) CCSP
8 40 (5.18%) CCNP Voice
9 38 (4.92%) MCSA
9 38 (4.92%) MCSE
10 35 (4.53%) CCIP
11 34 (4.40%) CCVP
11 34 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (3.37%) CCDP
13 22 (2.85%) Security Cleared
14 18 (2.33%) JNCIS
14 18 (2.33%) MCP
15 16 (2.07%) CCDA
16 12 (1.55%) JNCIA
16 12 (1.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.33%) SLA
2 31 (4.02%) QA
3 25 (3.24%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.91%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.39%) COBIT
7 3 (0.39%) COSO
7 3 (0.39%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.13%) COSHH
System Software
1 155 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 141 (18.26%) Active Directory
3 69 (8.94%) Hyper-V
4 38 (4.92%) vSphere
5 29 (3.76%) VMware ESX
6 23 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.46%) XenApp
8 16 (2.07%) Docker
9 15 (1.94%) XenDesktop
10 14 (1.81%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.68%) Forefront TMG
12 12 (1.55%) Xen
13 10 (1.30%) NFS
14 8 (1.04%) KVM
15 6 (0.78%) Snort
15 6 (0.78%) Squid
16 5 (0.65%) XenServer
17 4 (0.52%) BitLocker
17 4 (0.52%) Varnish
17 4 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 78 (10.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 55 (7.12%) SCCM
3 47 (6.09%) Cisco UCCX
4 33 (4.27%) Nagios
5 32 (4.15%) WSUS
6 29 (3.76%) Cisco UCCE
6 29 (3.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 23 (2.98%) Puppet
8 21 (2.72%) Cacti
9 16 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (1.94%) SELinux
11 14 (1.81%) Cisco Prime
11 14 (1.81%) FortiGate
12 12 (1.55%) OpenNMS
13 11 (1.42%) Opsview
13 11 (1.42%) SCOM
14 9 (1.17%) Graphite
14 9 (1.17%) logstash
14 9 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
14 9 (1.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 772 (100.00%) Cisco
2 193 (25.00%) VMware
3 153 (19.82%) Microsoft
4 142 (18.39%) CheckPoint
5 137 (17.75%) F5
6 91 (11.79%) HP
7 89 (11.53%) Juniper
8 69 (8.94%) Citrix
9 59 (7.64%) Red Hat
10 51 (6.61%) Palo Alto
11 44 (5.70%) SolarWinds
12 43 (5.57%) BT
13 42 (5.44%) EMC
14 38 (4.92%) Red Box
15 37 (4.79%) Qualys
16 35 (4.53%) Riverbed
17 33 (4.27%) Apple
18 31 (4.02%) Dell
19 29 (3.76%) Forcepoint
19 29 (3.76%) NICE Systems
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: up to £32,000 per annum
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Searchability
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