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 July 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 587 510 508
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 343 411 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 2.08% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 270 337 389
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20438 19756 21051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.37% 18.15% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16418 15894 17380
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 24 July 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 July 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 -63 328 £45,000 -5.26% 32
London -60 144 £51,500 -2.83% 18
Yorkshire +29 90 £44,500 -6.31% 3
West Yorkshire +26 82 £37,500 +44.23% 2
Leeds +31 81 £36,250 +39.42% 1
South East -55 65 £42,500 +18.05% 7
City of London -39 36 £58,000 +9.43% 3
Berkshire +1 21 £45,000 - 2
Hampshire -12 20 £42,500 +46.55% 1
East of England -25 18 £55,000 +15.78%
Hertfordshire -8 14 £57,500 +43.75%
Reading -8 11 £47,500 -5.00%
Brighton - 11 £28,000 - 2
East Sussex - 11 £28,000 - 2
Surrey +4 9 £43,000 +43.33% 2
West Midlands +6 8 £34,000 -20.00% 2
York -6 8 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire -16 8 £50,000 -
Basingstoke 0 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Southampton -7 7 £35,000 +20.68%
North West -9 7 £32,000 -36.00% 1
Wales -18 7 £35,000 -17.64%
South Wales -20 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Slough +7 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Manchester +2 6 £32,000 -41.81% 1
East Midlands -4 6 £35,250 -17.05% 1
Mayfair - 6 £56,250 -
Buckinghamshire +8 5 £55,000 +2.32%
Leatherhead -16 5 £37,500 +15.38%
Cardiff -16 4 £36,250 -14.70%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 680 (99.85%) Cisco
2 370 (54.33%) Windows
3 354 (51.98%) Firewall
4 326 (47.87%) Cisco Certification
5 286 (42.00%) Linux
6 273 (40.09%) BGP
6 273 (40.09%) VMware
7 270 (39.65%) OSPF
8 237 (34.80%) TCP/IP
9 235 (34.51%) CCNP
10 216 (31.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 213 (31.28%) DNS
12 210 (30.84%) Microsoft
13 209 (30.69%) WAN
14 208 (30.54%) VPN
15 204 (29.96%) CheckPoint
16 202 (29.66%) MPLS
17 199 (29.22%) CCNA
18 187 (27.46%) LAN
19 180 (26.43%) Active Directory
20 175 (25.70%) Cisco ASA
21 155 (22.76%) Citrix
22 153 (22.47%) EIGRP
23 144 (21.15%) IPsec
24 139 (20.41%) DHCP
25 136 (19.97%) MS Exchange
26 135 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
27 132 (19.38%) Clustering
28 130 (19.09%) Network Security
28 130 (19.09%) Finance

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 136 (19.97%) MS Exchange
2 115 (16.89%) IIS
3 77 (11.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 64 (9.40%) Apache
5 39 (5.73%) SharePoint
6 37 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 26 (3.82%) Lync
8 24 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 11 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.17%) SAS
13 7 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 99 (14.54%) MS Excel
2 65 (9.54%) MS Office
3 12 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.59%) Eikon
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.52%) SaaS
2 14 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.03%) Office 365
4 5 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.73%) PaaS
4 5 (0.73%) IaaS
5 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) Route 53
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 354 (51.98%) Firewall
2 273 (40.09%) BGP
3 270 (39.65%) OSPF
4 237 (34.80%) TCP/IP
5 213 (31.28%) DNS
6 209 (30.69%) WAN
7 208 (30.54%) VPN
8 202 (29.66%) MPLS
9 187 (27.46%) LAN
10 175 (25.70%) Cisco ASA
11 153 (22.47%) EIGRP
12 144 (21.15%) IPsec
13 139 (20.41%) DHCP
14 130 (19.09%) Network Security
15 128 (18.80%) VLAN
16 115 (16.89%) VoIP
17 94 (13.80%) Wireless
18 82 (12.04%) SMTP
19 80 (11.75%) SAN
20 68 (9.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.91%) MySQL
4 6 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.15%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.73%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (19.09%) Finance
2 34 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 12 (1.76%) Banking
4 11 (1.62%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.32%) Back Office
5 9 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.17%) Games
7 7 (1.03%) Legal
7 7 (1.03%) Marketing
8 5 (0.73%) Law
8 5 (0.73%) Publishing
8 5 (0.73%) Retail
9 4 (0.59%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.59%) Billing
10 3 (0.44%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.29%) Welsh Language
11 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Front Office
11 2 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 203 (29.81%) Network Engineer
2 117 (17.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 91 (13.36%) Analyst
4 70 (10.28%) Support Analyst
5 69 (10.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 67 (9.84%) Security Engineer
7 63 (9.25%) Network Security Engineer
8 57 (8.37%) Consultant
9 56 (8.22%) Support Engineer
10 36 (5.29%) Team Leader
11 34 (4.99%) Network Support
12 32 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
12 32 (4.70%) Network Analyst
13 30 (4.41%) Security Specialist
14 29 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
14 29 (4.26%) Network Specialist
15 28 (4.11%) Network Consultant
16 26 (3.82%) Network Support Analyst
17 25 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
17 25 (3.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.76%) CSS
2 10 (1.47%) LAMP
3 9 (1.32%) .NET
4 4 (0.59%) ISPF
4 4 (0.59%) Web Services
4 4 (0.59%) X-Windows
5 3 (0.44%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.44%) HTML
6 2 (0.29%) Django
6 2 (0.29%) XML
7 1 (0.15%) SAML
7 1 (0.15%) EDI
7 1 (0.15%) OAuth
7 1 (0.15%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 132 (19.38%) Clustering
2 70 (10.28%) Blackberry
3 63 (9.25%) Hedge funds
4 28 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.08%) Thin Client
5 21 (3.08%) Fat Client
6 14 (2.06%) EqualLogic
7 13 (1.91%) Statistics
8 11 (1.62%) Firmware
8 11 (1.62%) iPhone
8 11 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.47%) FlexPod
9 10 (1.47%) Open Source
10 9 (1.32%) Social Media
11 8 (1.17%) CMDB
12 7 (1.03%) Derivative
13 6 (0.88%) iPad
13 6 (0.88%) Physics
13 6 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 370 (54.33%) Windows
2 286 (42.00%) Linux
3 135 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (14.98%) UNIX
5 94 (13.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (9.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (9.10%) Windows 7
8 53 (7.78%) Android
9 38 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (5.14%) Windows XP
11 30 (4.41%) Windows 8
12 25 (3.67%) Mac OS X
13 17 (2.50%) Solaris
13 17 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
14 15 (2.20%) CentOS
15 12 (1.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (1.76%) Debian
16 10 (1.47%) Mac OS
17 9 (1.32%) Ubuntu
18 8 (1.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (16.15%) ITIL
2 104 (15.27%) E-Commerce
3 101 (14.83%) Load Balancing
4 49 (7.20%) Network Management
5 48 (7.05%) Change Control
6 42 (6.17%) Project Management
7 38 (5.58%) Problem Management
8 30 (4.41%) Network Monitoring
9 29 (4.26%) Change Management
9 29 (4.26%) Network Design
10 27 (3.96%) Asset Management
11 25 (3.67%) ITIL V3
12 22 (3.23%) Information Security
12 22 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
13 21 (3.08%) Configuration Management
13 21 (3.08%) Service Delivery
14 20 (2.94%) Service Management
15 18 (2.64%) Incident Management
16 16 (2.35%) Penetration Testing
16 16 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 116 (17.03%) PowerShell
2 98 (14.39%) SQL
3 86 (12.63%) Perl
4 75 (11.01%) Bash Shell
5 64 (9.40%) Java
6 23 (3.38%) Python
7 20 (2.94%) PHP
8 11 (1.62%) C
9 9 (1.32%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.73%) VBScript
11 4 (0.59%) Ruby
11 4 (0.59%) C++
12 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.44%) VB
12 3 (0.44%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.44%) VBA
12 3 (0.44%) VB6
13 2 (0.29%) AWK
13 2 (0.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 326 (47.87%) Cisco Certification
2 235 (34.51%) CCNP
3 199 (29.22%) CCNA
4 94 (13.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (11.89%) MCSE
6 69 (10.13%) CCSE
7 68 (9.99%) Degree
8 51 (7.49%) MCSA
9 43 (6.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 38 (5.58%) CCSA
11 29 (4.26%) CCIE
12 19 (2.79%) RHCE
13 17 (2.50%) CISSP
13 17 (2.50%) Security Cleared
13 17 (2.50%) RHCA
14 15 (2.20%) JNCIA
15 14 (2.06%) MCP
15 14 (2.06%) VCAP
16 11 (1.62%) Check Point Certification
16 11 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (11.89%) PCI DSS
2 24 (3.52%) SLA
3 11 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.47%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.44%) QA
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 216 (31.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 180 (26.43%) Active Directory
3 63 (9.25%) VMware ESXi
4 55 (8.08%) vSphere
5 33 (4.85%) Hyper-V
6 30 (4.41%) VMware ESX
7 26 (3.82%) XenServer
8 14 (2.06%) XenApp
8 14 (2.06%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.47%) Terminal Server
10 9 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 9 (1.32%) Postfix
10 9 (1.32%) Sendmail
11 5 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.44%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.44%) MetaFrame
13 3 (0.44%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.29%) Snort
14 2 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 49 (7.20%) Nagios
2 26 (3.82%) NetBackup
3 22 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
3 22 (3.23%) Puppet
4 20 (2.94%) Cacti
5 19 (2.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 17 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 16 (2.35%) OpenView
8 11 (1.62%) ZABBIX
9 7 (1.03%) SCCM
9 7 (1.03%) FortiGate
10 6 (0.88%) SCOrch
10 6 (0.88%) SCOM
11 5 (0.73%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.73%) WhatsUp Gold
12 3 (0.44%) Legato
12 3 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
12 3 (0.44%) WSUS
12 3 (0.44%) Cryoserver
13 2 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 680 (99.85%) Cisco
2 273 (40.09%) VMware
3 210 (30.84%) Microsoft
4 204 (29.96%) CheckPoint
5 155 (22.76%) Citrix
6 118 (17.33%) Juniper
7 113 (16.59%) Red Hat
8 88 (12.92%) F5
9 67 (9.84%) HP
10 66 (9.69%) NetApp
11 50 (7.34%) SolarWinds
12 48 (7.05%) Bloomberg
13 41 (6.02%) Apple
13 41 (6.02%) Blue Coat
14 39 (5.73%) Avaya
14 39 (5.73%) Aruba
15 30 (4.41%) Dell
15 30 (4.41%) Oracle
16 27 (3.96%) Infoblox
16 27 (3.96%) Imperva
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Incredible Company Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 28000 Per Annum Pension, bonus, free onsite parking
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 13 days ago