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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 606 595 642
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +47
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 320 417 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 2.27% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 268 348 281
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,772 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.17% +16.88%

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
16448 18407 21200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 16.77% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13610 15257 16764
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -25 301 £45,000 -10.00% 35
London +49 145 £50,000 -7.40% 11
South East -37 45 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East of England +48 27 £42,500 -20.93% 1
South West +8 24 £42,500 -5.55% 7
West Midlands -29 23 £35,000 -30.00% 5
East Midlands +30 22 £42,500 +32.81% 2
City of London +47 20 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Berkshire -5 19 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Shropshire +2 18 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Hertfordshire +32 17 £40,000 - 1
Telford +13 16 £36,750 +18.54% 2
Hampshire +9 16 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Bristol +21 14 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Northampton - 14 £37,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 14 £37,500 - 1
Croydon +8 13 £50,000 +28.20%
Reading -4 13 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Yorkshire +15 12 £43,000 +7.50% 1
Edinburgh +10 11 - -
Scotland +10 11 - -
Southampton 0 10 £32,500 -45.83% 3
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £70,000 -
West Drayton - 9 £37,500 -
Watford +30 8 £40,000 -
Essex +17 8 £42,500 -
Leicestershire -2 7 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Brentwood +8 6 £42,500 -
Surrey -2 6 £45,000 +8.43%
South Yorkshire - 6 £44,000 - 1

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 616 (100.00%) Cisco
2 377 (61.20%) Cisco Certification
3 362 (58.77%) Firewall
4 302 (49.03%) CCNP
5 232 (37.66%) CCNA
6 208 (33.77%) Cisco ASA
7 202 (32.79%) WAN
8 199 (32.31%) Windows
9 175 (28.41%) Data Centre
10 172 (27.92%) BGP
10 172 (27.92%) VMware
11 169 (27.44%) LAN
12 167 (27.11%) TCP/IP
13 164 (26.62%) VPN
14 156 (25.32%) DNS
14 156 (25.32%) Microsoft
14 156 (25.32%) Linux
15 147 (23.86%) OSPF
15 147 (23.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 135 (21.92%) MPLS
17 132 (21.43%) DHCP
18 129 (20.94%) CheckPoint
19 128 (20.78%) Wireless
19 128 (20.78%) Active Directory
20 120 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 118 (19.16%) Finance
22 116 (18.83%) VoIP
23 110 (17.86%) ITIL
24 106 (17.21%) Network Security
25 97 (15.75%) NX-OS

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 68 (11.04%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (2.92%) IIS
3 14 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (2.27%) OpenStack
4 11 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (1.79%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.81%) nginx
8 4 (0.65%) Apache
8 4 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.32%) Confluence
10 2 (0.32%) Zimbra
11 1 (0.16%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.16%) uWSGI
11 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (6.66%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.01%) MS Office
3 23 (3.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.16%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.60%) Office 365
2 51 (8.28%) SaaS
3 18 (2.92%) OpenShift
4 17 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.97%) IaaS
8 4 (0.65%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.32%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.32%) PaaS
11 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) GitHub
11 1 (0.16%) Route 53
11 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 362 (58.77%) Firewall
2 208 (33.77%) Cisco ASA
3 202 (32.79%) WAN
4 172 (27.92%) BGP
5 169 (27.44%) LAN
6 167 (27.11%) TCP/IP
7 164 (26.62%) VPN
8 156 (25.32%) DNS
9 147 (23.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 147 (23.86%) OSPF
10 135 (21.92%) MPLS
11 132 (21.43%) DHCP
12 128 (20.78%) Wireless
13 116 (18.83%) VoIP
14 106 (17.21%) Network Security
15 97 (15.75%) NX-OS
16 79 (12.82%) EIGRP
16 79 (12.82%) SAN
17 71 (11.53%) IPsec
18 67 (10.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.27%) MySQL
3 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.65%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.32%) FileMaker
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (1.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.14%) JIRA
3 6 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.65%) git-flow
5 4 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.32%) Subversion
7 1 (0.16%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.16%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.16%) GitLab
7 1 (0.16%) Maven
7 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 118 (19.16%) Finance
2 87 (14.12%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.38%) Banking
4 17 (2.76%) Advertising
5 13 (2.11%) Retail
6 12 (1.95%) Billing
6 12 (1.95%) Games
7 11 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.46%) Law
8 9 (1.46%) Marketing
9 7 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.14%) Legal
10 5 (0.81%) Online Betting
11 4 (0.65%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 232 (37.66%) Network Engineer
2 98 (15.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 76 (12.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 57 (9.25%) Support Engineer
5 55 (8.93%) Senior Network Engineer
6 54 (8.77%) Consultant
7 49 (7.95%) Analyst
8 45 (7.31%) Network Consultant
9 38 (6.17%) Administrator
10 30 (4.87%) Network Manager
11 29 (4.71%) Data Consultant
11 29 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (4.55%) Network Operations Engineer
13 27 (4.38%) IP Network Engineer
14 26 (4.22%) Network Support
15 25 (4.06%) Cisco Support
16 23 (3.73%) Data Network Engineer
16 23 (3.73%) Network Support Engineer
16 23 (3.73%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 22 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.08%) XMPP
2 10 (1.62%) 802.1X
3 7 (1.14%) Web Services
4 6 (0.97%) Flash
5 4 (0.65%) CSS
6 3 (0.49%) HTML
6 3 (0.49%) LAMP
7 2 (0.32%) COM
7 2 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.32%) HTML5
7 2 (0.32%) Kohana
7 2 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.32%) YAML
8 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.16%) FreeSWITCH
8 1 (0.16%) Java EE
8 1 (0.16%) PHP-FPM
8 1 (0.16%) RESTful
8 1 (0.16%) WebRTC
8 1 (0.16%) WSGI
Miscellaneous
1 175 (28.41%) Data Centre
2 72 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 32 (5.19%) Blackberry
5 20 (3.25%) EMC VNX
5 20 (3.25%) EqualLogic
6 16 (2.60%) Private Cloud
7 15 (2.44%) iPad
8 14 (2.27%) Clustering
8 14 (2.27%) CMDB
8 14 (2.27%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.11%) Smartphone
10 12 (1.95%) Replication
11 9 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (1.46%) iPhone
12 8 (1.30%) BYOD
12 8 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.30%) Handset
13 7 (1.14%) IVR
13 7 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 199 (32.31%) Windows
2 156 (25.32%) Linux
3 72 (11.69%) Windows Server
4 55 (8.93%) Android
5 49 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (7.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (5.52%) Windows 7
7 30 (4.87%) Windows 10
8 27 (4.38%) Windows 8
9 25 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (3.90%) Unix
11 18 (2.92%) Mac OS X
12 16 (2.60%) CatOS
13 15 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (1.95%) Windows XP
15 11 (1.79%) CentOS
15 11 (1.79%) Debian
16 10 (1.62%) Ubuntu
17 9 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (1.14%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.86%) ITIL
2 83 (13.47%) Network Design
3 55 (8.93%) Network Management
4 54 (8.77%) High Availability
5 53 (8.60%) Capacity Planning
5 53 (8.60%) Network Architecture
6 43 (6.98%) Load Balancing
7 39 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
7 39 (6.33%) Project Management
8 36 (5.84%) Mentoring
8 36 (5.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 31 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 28 (4.55%) Change Control
11 27 (4.38%) Network Planning
12 26 (4.22%) Service Management
13 24 (3.90%) Incident Management
14 23 (3.73%) Migration
15 19 (3.08%) Problem Management
16 18 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (2.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (9.74%) SQL
2 52 (8.44%) PowerShell
3 41 (6.66%) Python
4 39 (6.33%) Perl
5 25 (4.06%) Java
6 21 (3.41%) Ruby
7 19 (3.08%) Tcl
8 16 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 15 (2.44%) PHP
10 8 (1.30%) C
11 7 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.97%) VB
12 6 (0.97%) VBScript
13 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.49%) C#
14 3 (0.49%) C++
14 3 (0.49%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.32%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.32%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.16%) Korn
Qualifications
1 377 (61.20%) Cisco Certification
2 302 (49.03%) CCNP
3 232 (37.66%) CCNA
4 79 (12.82%) CCIE
5 76 (12.34%) Degree
6 34 (5.52%) CCSP
7 33 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (4.71%) Security Cleared
10 25 (4.06%) MCSE
11 23 (3.73%) SC Cleared
12 22 (3.57%) CCIP
13 19 (3.08%) MCSA
14 18 (2.92%) CCVP
15 15 (2.44%) CCNP Voice
15 15 (2.44%) CCSE
16 11 (1.79%) MCP
17 10 (1.62%) CCSA
17 10 (1.62%) CISSP
17 10 (1.62%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.82%) SLA
2 30 (4.87%) PCI DSS
3 25 (4.06%) QA
4 22 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.46%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.65%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.32%) COBIT
8 2 (0.32%) COSO
9 1 (0.16%) COSHH
System Software
1 128 (20.78%) Active Directory
2 120 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (11.85%) Hyper-V
4 36 (5.84%) vSphere
5 22 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (3.25%) VMware ESX
7 19 (3.08%) Firmware
8 18 (2.92%) KVM
8 18 (2.92%) XenApp
9 17 (2.76%) vCloud
10 13 (2.11%) ISA Server
11 12 (1.95%) Xen
12 10 (1.62%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.81%) Docker
14 5 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.65%) NFS
15 4 (0.65%) XenDesktop
16 3 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 52 (8.44%) SCCM
2 37 (6.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 33 (5.36%) WSUS
4 28 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 24 (3.90%) Cisco Prime
5 24 (3.90%) Nagios
6 20 (3.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 14 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
8 13 (2.11%) Cacti
9 12 (1.95%) SCOM
10 10 (1.62%) Puppet
11 9 (1.46%) Backup Exec
12 7 (1.14%) FortiGate
12 7 (1.14%) Opsview
13 5 (0.81%) Casper Suite
13 5 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.81%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.65%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.65%) logstash
14 4 (0.65%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 616 (100.00%) Cisco
2 172 (27.92%) VMware
3 156 (25.32%) Microsoft
4 129 (20.94%) CheckPoint
5 69 (11.20%) Juniper
6 46 (7.47%) HP
7 41 (6.66%) Citrix
8 40 (6.49%) F5
9 39 (6.33%) SolarWinds
10 38 (6.17%) Fortinet
11 37 (6.01%) Red Hat
12 33 (5.36%) Dell
13 29 (4.71%) Palo Alto
14 28 (4.55%) Apple
15 25 (4.06%) EMC
16 23 (3.73%) IronPort
16 23 (3.73%) NetApp
16 23 (3.73%) Veeam
17 20 (3.25%) Qualys
17 20 (3.25%) SonicWALL
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus full benefits package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford
IQ Telecom
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus and Car
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Company Car
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
hmv Retail Ltd
Salary: Dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Doncaster
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
iKas International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 16 days ago
South West London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago