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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 510 579 561
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 396 317 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 1.78% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 360 251 312
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.92%

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
18559 17813 21817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.08% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 13984 18103
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 January 2015 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 28 January 2015. 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 +77 381 £47,500 - 39
London +69 193 £50,000 -9.09% 18
City of London +69 76 £55,000 -5.17% 4
South East -29 64 £45,500 -4.21% 5
Yorkshire -25 42 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East of England -3 35 £38,750 -18.42% 3
North Yorkshire +35 25 £52,500 +7.69% 1
York +30 25 £52,500 +7.69% 1
West Midlands +1 21 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Hampshire -17 20 £45,250 -21.30% 2
Berkshire -27 19 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West -7 16 £38,750 -22.88% 6
Surrey -11 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Yorkshire -42 15 £37,500 -3.22% 4
Andover - 14 £45,500 -
Essex -24 12 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Reading 0 11 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Shropshire -2 10 £30,500 -34.05%
Norfolk - 10 £30,000 -
Thetford - 10 £30,000 -
Leeds -29 9 £40,000 - 3
Telford +2 8 £30,250 -34.59%
North West 0 8 £25,000 -50.00% 1
Dorking - 8 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +12 7 £36,250 -39.58% 1
Manchester +1 7 £25,000 -48.71%
Bristol - 7 £37,500 - 4
Halifax - 6 £37,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 6 £42,000 -
Cambridge +2 5 £25,000 -17.35%

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 805 (100.00%) Cisco
2 471 (58.51%) Firewall
3 432 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
4 327 (40.62%) CCNP
5 315 (39.13%) BGP
6 309 (38.39%) VPN
7 307 (38.14%) Windows
8 298 (37.02%) WAN
9 291 (36.15%) Cisco ASA
10 285 (35.40%) OSPF
11 284 (35.28%) VMware
12 257 (31.93%) LAN
13 236 (29.32%) MPLS
14 228 (28.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 225 (27.95%) Linux
16 224 (27.83%) DNS
17 215 (26.71%) CheckPoint
18 214 (26.58%) CCNA
19 210 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
20 201 (24.97%) TCP/IP
21 200 (24.84%) Microsoft
22 193 (23.98%) Network Security
23 182 (22.61%) Wireless
24 181 (22.48%) VoIP
25 164 (20.37%) Juniper
26 148 (18.39%) F5
27 147 (18.26%) Finance
28 146 (18.14%) IPsec
28 146 (18.14%) Active Directory
29 143 (17.76%) EIGRP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
1 124 (15.40%) MS Exchange
2 77 (9.57%) IIS
3 46 (5.71%) Apache
4 42 (5.22%) SharePoint
5 35 (4.35%) Lync
6 34 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.50%) GroupWise
14 3 (0.37%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.37%) CMS
15 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.12%) Drupal
16 1 (0.12%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 66 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.09%) MS Office
3 32 (3.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.37%) Office 365
3 6 (0.75%) Google Apps
3 6 (0.75%) SaaS
4 3 (0.37%) PaaS
5 2 (0.25%) IaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 471 (58.51%) Firewall
2 315 (39.13%) BGP
3 309 (38.39%) VPN
4 298 (37.02%) WAN
5 291 (36.15%) Cisco ASA
6 285 (35.40%) OSPF
7 257 (31.93%) LAN
8 236 (29.32%) MPLS
9 228 (28.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 224 (27.83%) DNS
11 201 (24.97%) TCP/IP
12 193 (23.98%) Network Security
13 182 (22.61%) Wireless
14 181 (22.48%) VoIP
15 146 (18.14%) IPsec
16 143 (17.76%) EIGRP
17 138 (17.14%) VLAN
18 129 (16.02%) DHCP
19 111 (13.79%) Internet
20 110 (13.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.37%) MySQL
3 8 (0.99%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.50%) Ant
3 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 147 (18.26%) Finance
2 58 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 15 (1.86%) Back Office
3 15 (1.86%) Banking
4 14 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.61%) Retail
5 13 (1.61%) Marketing
6 11 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.37%) Law
6 11 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 8 (0.99%) Electronics
7 8 (0.99%) Advertising
8 6 (0.75%) Legal
9 4 (0.50%) Games
10 3 (0.37%) Front Office
10 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.25%) French Language
11 2 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 374 (46.46%) Network Engineer
2 119 (14.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 101 (12.55%) Support Engineer
4 64 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 59 (7.33%) Analyst
5 59 (7.33%) Security Engineer
6 50 (6.21%) Consultant
7 47 (5.84%) Network Security Engineer
7 47 (5.84%) Network Specialist
8 38 (4.72%) Security Specialist
9 37 (4.60%) Support Analyst
10 36 (4.47%) Network Security Specialist
11 35 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
12 33 (4.10%) Network Support
13 32 (3.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 29 (3.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 27 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
16 26 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
16 26 (3.23%) IT Support
17 25 (3.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.34%) CSS
2 10 (1.24%) HTML
2 10 (1.24%) LAMP
3 7 (0.87%) SOAP
4 4 (0.50%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.25%) WSH
5 2 (0.25%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.12%) Ajax
6 1 (0.12%) ISPF
6 1 (0.12%) .NET
6 1 (0.12%) ZK
6 1 (0.12%) jQuery
6 1 (0.12%) HTML5
6 1 (0.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.20%) Clustering
2 47 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.48%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (2.24%) Hedge funds
8 17 (2.11%) Fat Client
8 17 (2.11%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.12%) FMCG
9 9 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (0.99%) Replication
10 8 (0.99%) DTV
11 7 (0.87%) PKI
11 7 (0.87%) Open Source
12 6 (0.75%) FlexPod
13 5 (0.62%) iPhone
13 5 (0.62%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.50%) CMDB
15 3 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 307 (38.14%) Windows
2 225 (27.95%) Linux
3 94 (11.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 89 (11.06%) UNIX
5 73 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 48 (5.96%) Windows 7
9 33 (4.10%) Android
10 29 (3.60%) Windows 8
11 22 (2.73%) Windows XP
12 20 (2.48%) Mac OS X
13 15 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
13 15 (1.86%) CentOS
14 11 (1.37%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.12%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.62%) Solaris
17 2 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (15.16%) ITIL
2 98 (12.17%) Load Balancing
3 72 (8.94%) Network Management
4 65 (8.07%) Network Monitoring
5 59 (7.33%) Network Design
6 52 (6.46%) Change Control
7 50 (6.21%) E-Commerce
7 50 (6.21%) Change Management
8 49 (6.09%) Kalman Filter
9 46 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 46 (5.71%) Project Management
10 36 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 34 (4.22%) Service Delivery
11 34 (4.22%) Root Cause Analysis
12 33 (4.10%) Information Security
13 29 (3.60%) Service Management
13 29 (3.60%) Line Management
14 28 (3.48%) Incident Management
15 27 (3.35%) Migration
16 25 (3.11%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.68%) PowerShell
2 82 (10.19%) Perl
3 73 (9.07%) SQL
4 67 (8.32%) Bash Shell
5 40 (4.97%) Java
6 30 (3.73%) Python
7 27 (3.35%) PHP
8 17 (2.11%) VBScript
9 10 (1.24%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.24%) C
10 9 (1.12%) Ruby
11 7 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.25%) Tcl
13 1 (0.12%) AWK
13 1 (0.12%) PHP5
13 1 (0.12%) R
Qualifications
1 432 (53.66%) Cisco Certification
2 327 (40.62%) CCNP
3 214 (26.58%) CCNA
4 75 (9.32%) CCIE
5 57 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (5.22%) CCSE
7 41 (5.09%) Degree
7 41 (5.09%) CISSP
8 35 (4.35%) MCSE
8 35 (4.35%) Security Cleared
9 31 (3.85%) MCSA
10 28 (3.48%) CCSP
11 26 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 23 (2.86%) MCP
12 23 (2.86%) CCIP
13 22 (2.73%) CCSA
14 20 (2.48%) SC Cleared
15 19 (2.36%) MCITP
16 18 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (2.24%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.32%) SLA
2 58 (7.20%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) QA
System Software
1 210 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (18.14%) Active Directory
3 49 (6.09%) VMware ESXi
4 46 (5.71%) Hyper-V
5 37 (4.60%) vSphere
6 28 (3.48%) Firmware
6 28 (3.48%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.99%) XenDesktop
8 15 (1.86%) XenApp
9 13 (1.61%) XenServer
10 10 (1.24%) MetaFrame
11 8 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.87%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.62%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.62%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.62%) Postfix
14 3 (0.37%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.37%) vCloud
15 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 55 (6.83%) Nagios
2 37 (4.60%) Cacti
3 24 (2.98%) Cisco LMS
4 20 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
4 20 (2.48%) Cisco Prime
5 17 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
6 16 (1.99%) SCCM
7 15 (1.86%) Opsview
8 14 (1.74%) FortiGate
9 11 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
10 10 (1.24%) Puppet
10 10 (1.24%) OPNET
11 9 (1.12%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.99%) RANCID
12 8 (0.99%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.87%) HP SiteScope
14 6 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.75%) SELinux
14 6 (0.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 805 (100.00%) Cisco
2 284 (35.28%) VMware
3 215 (26.71%) CheckPoint
4 200 (24.84%) Microsoft
5 164 (20.37%) Juniper
6 148 (18.39%) F5
7 111 (13.79%) Citrix
8 79 (9.81%) Red Hat
9 78 (9.69%) SolarWinds
10 63 (7.83%) HP
11 60 (7.45%) Blue Coat
12 44 (5.47%) Avaya
13 43 (5.34%) Nokia
14 40 (4.97%) Symantec
15 38 (4.72%) Riverbed
16 37 (4.60%) Aruba
17 35 (4.35%) Dell
18 31 (3.85%) Foundry
19 29 (3.60%) Infoblox
19 29 (3.60%) Imperva
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + generous bonus + excellent benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + pension, holiday, flexi working
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum Plus flexible benfits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Broadmargins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + pension, holiday, flexi working
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Fitzrovia I.T. Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 19 days ago