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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 573 559 470
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -89
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 354 344 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 1.85% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 260 292 441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average 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
20333 18564 22220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.39% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16090 15077 18216
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
(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 -27 336 £45,000 - 31
London -5 138 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Yorkshire +42 91 £42,500 +13.33% 2
West Yorkshire +35 81 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Leeds +34 75 £35,000 +34.61% 2
South East -18 71 £45,000 +47.54% 9
City of London +4 38 £54,000 - 6
East of England -31 23 £47,500 - 2
Berkshire -8 18 £50,000 - 7
East Sussex - 14 £28,000 -
Brighton - 14 £28,000 -
Hampshire -15 13 £41,250 +42.24%
Hertfordshire +5 12 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Surrey -7 12 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Suffolk - 11 £40,000 -
Reading +2 10 £50,000 - 2
Wales +7 9 £35,000 -26.31%
Oxfordshire +3 9 £29,500 -34.44%
West Midlands -13 9 £31,500 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £53,750 +26.47%
South Wales +3 8 £35,000 -26.31%
Ipswich - 8 £40,000 -
North West -30 6 £40,000 -27.27%
Milton Keynes - 6 £51,250 -
Henley-on-Thames +2 5 £29,500 +15.68%
Redditch +1 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Worcestershire -3 5 £30,000 -14.28%
East Midlands -5 5 £37,500 +15.38%
South Yorkshire - 5 £57,500 -
Sheffield - 5 £57,500 -

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 700 (99.86%) Cisco
2 377 (53.78%) Windows
3 352 (50.21%) Firewall
4 314 (44.79%) Cisco Certification
5 298 (42.51%) Linux
6 282 (40.23%) VMware
7 278 (39.66%) BGP
8 264 (37.66%) OSPF
9 246 (35.09%) WAN
10 244 (34.81%) TCP/IP
11 241 (34.38%) CCNP
11 241 (34.38%) MPLS
12 233 (33.24%) DNS
13 216 (30.81%) VPN
14 211 (30.10%) Microsoft
15 204 (29.10%) LAN
16 203 (28.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 194 (27.67%) Cisco ASA
18 188 (26.82%) CCNA
19 178 (25.39%) Active Directory
20 169 (24.11%) EIGRP
21 167 (23.82%) CheckPoint
22 146 (20.83%) Citrix
23 144 (20.54%) Red Hat
24 143 (20.40%) MS Exchange
25 138 (19.69%) IIS
25 138 (19.69%) DHCP
26 137 (19.54%) Network Security
27 131 (18.69%) Clustering
27 131 (18.69%) PowerShell

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 143 (20.40%) MS Exchange
2 138 (19.69%) IIS
3 87 (12.41%) Apache
4 69 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (5.14%) SharePoint
6 32 (4.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 27 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (3.00%) Lync
9 18 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 17 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.71%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 108 (15.41%) MS Excel
2 69 (9.84%) MS Office
3 17 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.43%) Eikon
3 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.14%) AWD
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.57%) SaaS
2 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.71%) IaaS
3 5 (0.71%) PaaS
4 3 (0.43%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.29%) Office 365
5 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 352 (50.21%) Firewall
2 278 (39.66%) BGP
3 264 (37.66%) OSPF
4 246 (35.09%) WAN
5 244 (34.81%) TCP/IP
6 241 (34.38%) MPLS
7 233 (33.24%) DNS
8 216 (30.81%) VPN
9 204 (29.10%) LAN
10 194 (27.67%) Cisco ASA
11 169 (24.11%) EIGRP
12 138 (19.69%) DHCP
13 137 (19.54%) Network Security
14 127 (18.12%) VLAN
15 124 (17.69%) IPsec
16 109 (15.55%) SMTP
17 103 (14.69%) VoIP
18 102 (14.55%) Wireless
19 90 (12.84%) Cisco Nexus
20 71 (10.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (2.57%) MySQL
3 6 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.71%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.14%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.43%) Ant
General
1 113 (16.12%) Finance
2 32 (4.56%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.28%) Back Office
4 12 (1.71%) Banking
5 11 (1.57%) Retail
6 10 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.43%) Games
7 6 (0.86%) Marketing
7 6 (0.86%) Publishing
7 6 (0.86%) Law
8 5 (0.71%) Front Office
8 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 5 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.57%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.43%) Electronics
10 3 (0.43%) Legal
11 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 209 (29.81%) Network Engineer
2 141 (20.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 101 (14.41%) Analyst
4 79 (11.27%) Support Engineer
5 76 (10.84%) Support Analyst
6 71 (10.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 68 (9.70%) Consultant
8 57 (8.13%) Security Engineer
9 56 (7.99%) Network Security Engineer
10 42 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
11 38 (5.42%) Network Support
12 37 (5.28%) Network Consultant
13 36 (5.14%) Team Leader
14 31 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 28 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
16 27 (3.85%) Network Analyst
16 27 (3.85%) Linux Consultant
17 26 (3.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
18 22 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
18 22 (3.14%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.57%) CSS
2 16 (2.28%) LAMP
3 4 (0.57%) .NET
3 4 (0.57%) ISPF
4 2 (0.29%) Django
4 2 (0.29%) XML
4 2 (0.29%) WSH
5 1 (0.14%) SAML
5 1 (0.14%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.14%) EDI
5 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.14%) OAuth
5 1 (0.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 131 (18.69%) Clustering
2 74 (10.56%) Blackberry
3 48 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (6.70%) Hedge funds
5 35 (4.99%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.43%) Firmware
7 14 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.57%) iPhone
8 11 (1.57%) FlexPod
9 10 (1.43%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.43%) Open Source
9 10 (1.43%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.14%) Derivative
10 8 (1.14%) CMDB
11 6 (0.86%) Physics
11 6 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.86%) EqualLogic
11 6 (0.86%) Social Media
11 6 (0.86%) iPad
11 6 (0.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 377 (53.78%) Windows
2 298 (42.51%) Linux
3 125 (17.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 113 (16.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (15.69%) UNIX
6 73 (10.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (9.42%) Windows 7
8 58 (8.27%) Android
9 41 (5.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (5.42%) Windows 8
11 36 (5.14%) Windows XP
12 23 (3.28%) Mac OS X
13 16 (2.28%) Windows Mobile
13 16 (2.28%) CentOS
14 13 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (1.71%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.43%) Mac OS
17 9 (1.28%) Solaris
18 6 (0.86%) Windows Phone
19 5 (0.71%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (17.40%) Load Balancing
2 107 (15.26%) ITIL
3 100 (14.27%) E-Commerce
4 64 (9.13%) Network Management
5 52 (7.42%) Change Control
6 42 (5.99%) Project Management
7 35 (4.99%) Network Design
8 34 (4.85%) Change Management
8 34 (4.85%) Network Monitoring
9 28 (3.99%) Service Management
10 26 (3.71%) Information Security
10 26 (3.71%) Asset Management
10 26 (3.71%) Mentoring
11 25 (3.57%) Line Management
12 24 (3.42%) Kalman Filter
13 20 (2.85%) Service Delivery
13 20 (2.85%) Configuration Management
13 20 (2.85%) Problem Management
14 19 (2.71%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (2.57%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 131 (18.69%) PowerShell
2 113 (16.12%) Perl
3 100 (14.27%) Bash Shell
4 85 (12.13%) SQL
5 83 (11.84%) Java
6 24 (3.42%) PHP
7 20 (2.85%) Python
8 7 (1.00%) C
9 5 (0.71%) VBScript
10 4 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.43%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.43%) C++
12 2 (0.29%) AWK
13 1 (0.14%) VB6
13 1 (0.14%) C#
13 1 (0.14%) VB
13 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 314 (44.79%) Cisco Certification
2 241 (34.38%) CCNP
3 188 (26.82%) CCNA
4 86 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 72 (10.27%) Degree
6 71 (10.13%) MCSE
7 48 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 44 (6.28%) MCSA
8 44 (6.28%) CCSE
9 42 (5.99%) CCIE
10 39 (5.56%) CCSA
11 25 (3.57%) RHCE
12 20 (2.85%) Security Cleared
13 19 (2.71%) CISSP
14 17 (2.43%) RHCA
15 15 (2.14%) VCAP
16 13 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (1.71%) MCP
18 11 (1.57%) CCIP
18 11 (1.57%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (13.69%) PCI DSS
2 35 (4.99%) SLA
3 9 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.29%) QA
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 203 (28.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 178 (25.39%) Active Directory
3 90 (12.84%) VMware ESXi
4 48 (6.85%) vSphere
5 34 (4.85%) Hyper-V
6 28 (3.99%) VMware ESX
7 19 (2.71%) XenApp
8 18 (2.57%) XenDesktop
9 17 (2.43%) XenServer
10 15 (2.14%) Terminal Server
11 13 (1.85%) Postfix
12 11 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (1.43%) VMware Server
14 9 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (1.00%) MetaFrame
16 3 (0.43%) Xen
16 3 (0.43%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.43%) Sendmail
16 3 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 2 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 42 (5.99%) Nagios
2 34 (4.85%) Cacti
3 18 (2.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 18 (2.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 17 (2.43%) Puppet
5 16 (2.28%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.28%) SCCM
6 9 (1.28%) ZABBIX
7 8 (1.14%) SCOrch
8 7 (1.00%) CiscoWorks
9 6 (0.86%) SCOM
9 6 (0.86%) OpenView
10 5 (0.71%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.71%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.71%) Legato
10 5 (0.71%) RANCID
10 5 (0.71%) HP SiteScope
10 5 (0.71%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 700 (99.86%) Cisco
2 282 (40.23%) VMware
3 211 (30.10%) Microsoft
4 167 (23.82%) CheckPoint
5 146 (20.83%) Citrix
6 144 (20.54%) Red Hat
7 104 (14.84%) Juniper
8 89 (12.70%) F5
9 61 (8.70%) HP
10 50 (7.13%) SolarWinds
11 44 (6.28%) NetApp
11 44 (6.28%) Bloomberg
12 39 (5.56%) Avaya
12 39 (5.56%) Aruba
13 37 (5.28%) Apple
14 34 (4.85%) Blue Coat
15 32 (4.56%) Riverbed
16 31 (4.42%) Symantec
17 28 (3.99%) Dell
18 26 (3.71%) Reuters
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