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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank 536 580 490
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -90
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 405 321 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 1.74% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 306 267 379
Average salary £46,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
20251 18478 21975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16086 14911 17942
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +47 392 £46,000 +8.23% 28
London +49 173 £50,000 +5.26% 12
South East -6 89 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Yorkshire +18 72 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Yorkshire +13 62 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Leeds +10 54 £45,000 +12.50%
City of London +40 49 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire -2 38 £45,000 - 4
East of England -3 31 £48,000 +1.05% 2
Surrey 0 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Reading -2 16 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Essex -6 15 £47,500 - 1
North West -15 14 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Oxfordshire +21 11 £29,500 -30.58%
Brentwood -4 10 £48,500 - 1
Slough -14 10 £42,000 -15.15% 1
Manchester -13 9 £42,500 -34.61% 5
West Midlands -24 9 £30,750 -12.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Hampshire -25 7 £36,500 +32.72%
Suffolk - 7 £37,500 -
Dorking - 7 £50,000 -
Henley-on-Thames +1 6 £29,500 +15.68%
Hertfordshire -18 6 £61,250 - 1
York - 6 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Halifax - 5 £34,500 - 2
Milton Keynes - 5 £51,250 -
Staines - 5 £45,000 -
Oxford +18 4 £37,000 -12.94%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 759 (99.87%) Cisco
2 415 (54.61%) Firewall
3 355 (46.71%) Cisco Certification
3 355 (46.71%) Windows
4 306 (40.26%) BGP
5 292 (38.42%) OSPF
6 288 (37.89%) VMware
7 284 (37.37%) WAN
8 274 (36.05%) Linux
9 268 (35.26%) CCNP
10 251 (33.03%) TCP/IP
10 251 (33.03%) MPLS
11 245 (32.24%) VPN
12 238 (31.32%) Cisco ASA
13 237 (31.18%) LAN
14 232 (30.53%) DNS
15 211 (27.76%) Microsoft
16 203 (26.71%) CCNA
17 197 (25.92%) VMware Infrastructure
18 187 (24.61%) CheckPoint
19 170 (22.37%) EIGRP
20 161 (21.18%) Network Security
21 156 (20.53%) Active Directory
21 156 (20.53%) Cisco Nexus
22 144 (18.95%) Citrix
23 142 (18.68%) IIS
24 139 (18.29%) VLAN
25 137 (18.03%) Wireless
26 135 (17.76%) MS Exchange
27 134 (17.63%) IPsec

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 142 (18.68%) IIS
2 135 (17.76%) MS Exchange
3 85 (11.18%) Apache
4 59 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (4.87%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.68%) Lync
7 18 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.26%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 89 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 60 (7.89%) MS Office
3 25 (3.29%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) AWD
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.92%) SaaS
2 6 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.53%) Office 365
5 3 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 415 (54.61%) Firewall
2 306 (40.26%) BGP
3 292 (38.42%) OSPF
4 284 (37.37%) WAN
5 251 (33.03%) TCP/IP
5 251 (33.03%) MPLS
6 245 (32.24%) VPN
7 238 (31.32%) Cisco ASA
8 237 (31.18%) LAN
9 232 (30.53%) DNS
10 170 (22.37%) EIGRP
11 161 (21.18%) Network Security
12 156 (20.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 139 (18.29%) VLAN
14 137 (18.03%) Wireless
15 134 (17.63%) IPsec
16 133 (17.50%) DHCP
17 130 (17.11%) VoIP
18 114 (15.00%) SMTP
19 95 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.63%) MySQL
3 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.13%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.53%) Ant
3 3 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 131 (17.24%) Finance
2 41 (5.39%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.37%) Back Office
4 17 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 14 (1.84%) Retail
6 11 (1.45%) Games
6 11 (1.45%) Banking
7 9 (1.18%) Advertising
8 7 (0.92%) Marketing
9 5 (0.66%) Publishing
9 5 (0.66%) Electronics
9 5 (0.66%) Law
9 5 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.53%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.39%) Front Office
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Welsh Language
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 285 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 130 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 97 (12.76%) Support Engineer
4 91 (11.97%) Analyst
5 83 (10.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 72 (9.47%) Security Engineer
7 66 (8.68%) Network Security Engineer
7 66 (8.68%) Support Analyst
8 61 (8.03%) Consultant
9 40 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
10 36 (4.74%) Network Support
11 32 (4.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 27 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
13 26 (3.42%) Network Consultant
13 26 (3.42%) Team Leader
14 23 (3.03%) Network Analyst
15 22 (2.89%) Network Specialist
16 21 (2.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
16 21 (2.76%) Systems Support
17 20 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.55%) CSS
2 19 (2.50%) LAMP
3 5 (0.66%) ISPF
4 2 (0.26%) WSH
4 2 (0.26%) .NET
5 1 (0.13%) SAML
5 1 (0.13%) EDI
5 1 (0.13%) OAuth
5 1 (0.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 112 (14.74%) Clustering
2 52 (6.84%) Blackberry
3 44 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.74%) Hedge funds
5 30 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.37%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (1.18%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.18%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.05%) FlexPod
9 8 (1.05%) Derivative
10 7 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.79%) PKI
12 5 (0.66%) DTV
13 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.53%) EPoS
13 4 (0.53%) CMDB
13 4 (0.53%) Open Source
13 4 (0.53%) User Experience
14 3 (0.39%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 355 (46.71%) Windows
2 274 (36.05%) Linux
3 111 (14.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 101 (13.29%) UNIX
5 89 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (10.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (8.68%) Windows 7
8 44 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (5.53%) Android
10 33 (4.34%) Windows 8
11 26 (3.42%) Mac OS X
12 24 (3.16%) Windows XP
13 17 (2.24%) CentOS
14 14 (1.84%) Mac OS
14 14 (1.84%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (0.92%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.79%) Solaris
17 6 (0.79%) SELinux
18 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (15.39%) Load Balancing
2 116 (15.26%) ITIL
3 84 (11.05%) E-Commerce
4 77 (10.13%) Network Management
5 63 (8.29%) Change Control
6 52 (6.84%) Project Management
6 52 (6.84%) Network Design
7 51 (6.71%) Network Monitoring
8 39 (5.13%) Change Management
9 32 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
9 32 (4.21%) Mentoring
10 30 (3.95%) Service Management
11 29 (3.82%) Asset Management
12 26 (3.42%) Service Delivery
13 24 (3.16%) Information Security
13 24 (3.16%) Line Management
14 20 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (2.37%) ITIL V3
15 18 (2.37%) Problem Management
15 18 (2.37%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 123 (16.18%) PowerShell
2 121 (15.92%) Perl
3 110 (14.47%) Bash Shell
4 87 (11.45%) SQL
5 78 (10.26%) Java
6 36 (4.74%) PHP
7 23 (3.03%) Python
8 9 (1.18%) C
9 6 (0.79%) VBScript
9 6 (0.79%) Ruby
10 4 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.26%) AWK
Qualifications
1 355 (46.71%) Cisco Certification
2 268 (35.26%) CCNP
3 203 (26.71%) CCNA
4 75 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (8.16%) Degree
6 61 (8.03%) MCSE
7 53 (6.97%) CCIE
8 33 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 32 (4.21%) MCSA
10 28 (3.68%) Security Cleared
11 27 (3.55%) CCSA
12 24 (3.16%) CCSE
13 21 (2.76%) CISSP
14 17 (2.24%) RHCE
14 17 (2.24%) CCSP
15 16 (2.11%) NCDA
15 16 (2.11%) NCIE
16 14 (1.84%) CCIP
16 14 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (1.84%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (11.58%) PCI DSS
2 42 (5.53%) SLA
3 10 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 197 (25.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 156 (20.53%) Active Directory
3 93 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
4 44 (5.79%) vSphere
5 38 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 31 (4.08%) VMware ESX
7 21 (2.76%) Firmware
8 18 (2.37%) XenDesktop
9 17 (2.24%) XenApp
10 15 (1.97%) Postfix
11 11 (1.45%) Terminal Server
11 11 (1.45%) MetaFrame
11 11 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (1.45%) XenServer
12 10 (1.32%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (0.79%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.39%) Xen
16 2 (0.26%) Samba
16 2 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 41 (5.39%) Cacti
2 34 (4.47%) Nagios
3 20 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 18 (2.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 12 (1.58%) Puppet
5 12 (1.58%) SCCM
6 10 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
6 10 (1.32%) SCOrch
6 10 (1.32%) RANCID
7 9 (1.18%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
7 9 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (0.92%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.92%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.79%) OpenView
9 6 (0.79%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.66%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.66%) SCOM
10 5 (0.66%) Legato
10 5 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 759 (99.87%) Cisco
2 288 (37.89%) VMware
3 211 (27.76%) Microsoft
4 187 (24.61%) CheckPoint
5 144 (18.95%) Citrix
6 130 (17.11%) Red Hat
6 130 (17.11%) Juniper
7 105 (13.82%) F5
8 63 (8.29%) SolarWinds
9 57 (7.50%) Avaya
10 50 (6.58%) HP
11 41 (5.39%) Blue Coat
12 39 (5.13%) Aruba
13 38 (5.00%) Riverbed
14 34 (4.47%) NetApp
14 34 (4.47%) Apple
15 32 (4.21%) Bloomberg
16 29 (3.82%) Symantec
17 28 (3.68%) Dell
18 23 (3.03%) Reuters
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum inclusive of benefits.
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + On-Call + Bens
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Central London / West End
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent bens
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City, London
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
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Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
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Staffordshire
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