The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 755 781 732
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 136 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 119 96 138
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the UK.

Cisco Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Network Engineer
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 Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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 +50 135 £44,500 -1.11% 12
London +19 41 £52,000 +1.96%
South East +2 34 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +17 19 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Berkshire +27 14 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Birmingham +12 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Yorkshire +11 12 £32,500 -13.33% 3
East Midlands +19 10 £37,500 +11.94%
East of England +16 10 £35,000 -6.66%
Middlesex - 9 £50,000 -
Slough - 8 £62,500 - 1
Leeds +15 7 £32,500 -23.07% 2
West Yorkshire +2 7 £32,500 -23.07% 2
North West +3 6 £35,000 +0.71% 1
Reading - 6 £32,000 -
Nottinghamshire -9 5 £37,500 +11.94%
Derbyshire -11 5 £30,000 -9.09%
West Sussex -15 5 £32,000 -28.88%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £37,500 -
Peterborough - 5 £35,000 -
City of London +22 4 £53,500 +48.61%
Surrey +7 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Hertfordshire -3 4 £41,250 +10.00%
Reigate - 4 £52,500 -
Warrington +9 3 £35,000 -
Cheshire +2 3 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire 0 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Sheffield -2 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Horsham - 3 £32,000 -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Network Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Network Engineer in their job title.

1 252 (100.00%) Cisco
2 207 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
3 167 (66.27%) CCNP
4 164 (65.08%) Firewall
5 98 (38.89%) BGP
6 94 (37.30%) OSPF
7 92 (36.51%) CCNA
8 90 (35.71%) WAN
8 90 (35.71%) LAN
9 76 (30.16%) VPN
10 75 (29.76%) Wireless
11 69 (27.38%) Cisco ASA
11 69 (27.38%) Data Centre
12 63 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 57 (22.62%) MPLS
13 57 (22.62%) CCIE
14 56 (22.22%) F5
15 55 (21.83%) CheckPoint
16 50 (19.84%) Cisco Nexus
17 45 (17.86%) DNS
17 45 (17.86%) TCP/IP
18 40 (15.87%) VLAN
19 39 (15.48%) ITIL
19 39 (15.48%) Juniper
20 38 (15.08%) VoIP
21 36 (14.29%) Windows
22 32 (12.70%) Cisco CUCM
22 32 (12.70%) Network Management
23 31 (12.30%) HSRP
23 31 (12.30%) Load Balancing

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Network Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.19%) Lync
3 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.79%) JBoss
3 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 164 (65.08%) Firewall
2 98 (38.89%) BGP
3 94 (37.30%) OSPF
4 90 (35.71%) LAN
4 90 (35.71%) WAN
5 76 (30.16%) VPN
6 75 (29.76%) Wireless
7 69 (27.38%) Cisco ASA
8 63 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 57 (22.62%) MPLS
10 50 (19.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 45 (17.86%) DNS
11 45 (17.86%) TCP/IP
12 40 (15.87%) VLAN
13 38 (15.08%) VoIP
14 31 (12.30%) IPsec
14 31 (12.30%) Network Security
14 31 (12.30%) HSRP
15 30 (11.90%) Cisco IOS
15 30 (11.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.79%) MySQL
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (12.30%) Finance
2 20 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.19%) Law
5 2 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.54%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.17%) CSS
3 6 (2.38%) HTML
4 2 (0.79%) .NET
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.79%) JSP
4 2 (0.79%) Web Services
4 2 (0.79%) JMS
4 2 (0.79%) LAMP
4 2 (0.79%) Ajax
4 2 (0.79%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.38%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.19%) FlexPod
4 3 (1.19%) Handset
4 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.40%) Equities
6 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.29%) Windows
2 29 (11.51%) Linux
3 13 (5.16%) UNIX
4 10 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.48%) ITIL
2 32 (12.70%) Network Management
3 31 (12.30%) Load Balancing
4 28 (11.11%) Network Design
5 19 (7.54%) Network Monitoring
6 15 (5.95%) Migration
7 14 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 14 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.37%) Mentoring
10 10 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (3.97%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.57%) Project Management
11 9 (3.57%) Change Management
12 7 (2.78%) Time Management
12 7 (2.78%) Open Source
12 7 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
12 7 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.59%) SQL
2 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.79%) Python
3 2 (0.79%) Java
3 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 207 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 167 (66.27%) CCNP
3 92 (36.51%) CCNA
4 57 (22.62%) CCIE
5 21 (8.33%) CCVP
6 19 (7.54%) CCDP
7 13 (5.16%) CCSP
8 9 (3.57%) Degree
8 9 (3.57%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.98%) CCDE
9 5 (1.98%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.98%) CCSA
10 3 (1.19%) CCSE
11 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.79%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (0.79%) MCSE
11 2 (0.79%) CCDA
11 2 (0.79%) CCIP
11 2 (0.79%) JNCIS
11 2 (0.79%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.38%) vSphere
3 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.98%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (12.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (9.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (4.37%) Nagios
4 8 (3.17%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (1.59%) Cacti
6 3 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.19%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco LMS
7 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.40%) SCCM
8 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 252 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (22.22%) F5
3 55 (21.83%) CheckPoint
4 39 (15.48%) Juniper
5 30 (11.90%) VMware
6 25 (9.92%) SolarWinds
7 24 (9.52%) Riverbed
8 14 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 9 (3.57%) McAfee
10 8 (3.17%) Fortinet
11 7 (2.78%) Avaya
11 7 (2.78%) Meraki
12 6 (2.38%) Aerohive Networks
12 6 (2.38%) NetApp
13 5 (1.98%) Citrix
13 5 (1.98%) HP
13 5 (1.98%) Mitel
13 5 (1.98%) Cramer
13 5 (1.98%) Remedy
14 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
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