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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 485 425 555
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +130
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 546 669 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.63% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.65% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 487 592 355
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%

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
97345 102801 101131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.11% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 81678 85210 81441
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 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
(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 -27 518 £49,000 +8.88% 56
London -69 201 £50,000 +11.11% 24
South East +18 148 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Berkshire +31 85 £56,250 - 4
Reading +44 62 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire +12 61 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands +1 40 £44,000 +19.72% 5
West Yorkshire 0 40 £45,000 -10.00% 4
City of London +29 39 £50,000 +14.28% 7
East of England +15 36 £45,000 -8.16% 1
Leeds -3 29 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Surrey -3 23 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Hertfordshire +20 22 £44,244 +14.17% 1
Hampshire +21 19 £50,000 - 6
South West -13 18 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Birmingham -6 12 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 12 £46,500 -
North Yorkshire +15 11 £47,500 +35.71%
Southampton +6 11 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Bracknell +17 10 £55,000 +48.64%
Bradford +3 10 £40,000 -
Warwickshire -10 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridge - 10 £49,000 -
Gloucestershire +9 9 £42,500 +40.49% 1
East Midlands +3 9 £39,000 +23.80%
Cheltenham - 8 £42,500 -
North West 0 7 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -7 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Manchester -2 6 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wales -5 6 £41,250 -2.94%

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1111 (100.00%) Cisco
2 885 (79.66%) Cisco Certification
3 789 (71.02%) Firewall
4 695 (62.56%) CCNP
5 446 (40.14%) CCNA
6 438 (39.42%) WAN
7 419 (37.71%) Cisco ASA
8 391 (35.19%) LAN
9 347 (31.23%) CheckPoint
10 327 (29.43%) VPN
11 315 (28.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 301 (27.09%) Juniper
13 278 (25.02%) Wireless
14 277 (24.93%) BGP
15 276 (24.84%) MPLS
16 270 (24.30%) Network Security
17 237 (21.33%) Data Centre
18 214 (19.26%) F5
19 210 (18.90%) OSPF
20 207 (18.63%) VoIP
21 201 (18.09%) CCIE
22 190 (17.10%) TCP/IP
23 178 (16.02%) Windows
24 176 (15.84%) Finance
25 162 (14.58%) Telecoms
26 153 (13.77%) VMware
27 148 (13.32%) DNS
28 144 (12.96%) Linux
29 135 (12.15%) ITIL
29 135 (12.15%) Palo Alto

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (1.26%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.17%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.99%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.54%) MTS
4 6 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.18%) IIS
7 1 (0.090%) Confluence
7 1 (0.090%) SAS
7 1 (0.090%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 25 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.81%) SaaS
3 8 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (0.72%) Yammer
4 7 (0.63%) Mimecast
5 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.45%) Office 365
6 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 789 (71.02%) Firewall
2 438 (39.42%) WAN
3 419 (37.71%) Cisco ASA
4 391 (35.19%) LAN
5 327 (29.43%) VPN
6 315 (28.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 278 (25.02%) Wireless
8 277 (24.93%) BGP
9 276 (24.84%) MPLS
10 270 (24.30%) Network Security
11 210 (18.90%) OSPF
12 207 (18.63%) VoIP
13 190 (17.10%) TCP/IP
14 148 (13.32%) DNS
15 128 (11.52%) Internet
16 113 (10.17%) EIGRP
17 107 (9.63%) Cisco IOS
18 100 (9.00%) IPsec
19 93 (8.37%) VLAN
20 87 (7.83%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (0.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.54%) Eclipse
2 6 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.090%) JIRA
4 1 (0.090%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 176 (15.84%) Finance
2 162 (14.58%) Telecoms
3 42 (3.78%) Banking
4 26 (2.34%) Retail
5 17 (1.53%) Investment Banking
6 16 (1.44%) Online Betting
7 15 (1.35%) Law
8 12 (1.08%) Advertising
8 12 (1.08%) Games
9 10 (0.90%) Legal
10 8 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.45%) Marketing
13 4 (0.36%) Electronics
13 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.36%) Military
14 3 (0.27%) Automotive
15 1 (0.090%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.090%) Billing
15 1 (0.090%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.26%) 802.1X
2 10 (0.90%) XMPP
3 3 (0.27%) CSS
3 3 (0.27%) Web Services
4 1 (0.090%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.090%) JTAPI
4 1 (0.090%) RFC 2833
4 1 (0.090%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 237 (21.33%) Data Centre
2 55 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (3.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 37 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.07%) Driving Licence
6 19 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 17 (1.53%) IVR
8 16 (1.44%) Private Cloud
9 13 (1.17%) Hedge funds
10 11 (0.99%) Eurex
11 10 (0.90%) iPad
11 10 (0.90%) PKI
12 9 (0.81%) Statistics
13 8 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.63%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.54%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.54%) SecurID
16 5 (0.45%) e-Health
16 5 (0.45%) Internet of Things
16 5 (0.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 178 (16.02%) Windows
2 144 (12.96%) Linux
3 75 (6.75%) Windows Server
4 49 (4.41%) Unix
5 34 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (2.07%) Solaris
8 12 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.90%) Android
10 7 (0.63%) CatOS
11 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.18%) CentOS
12 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.18%) VMS
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.090%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.090%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (12.15%) ITIL
2 134 (12.06%) Network Design
3 102 (9.18%) Load Balancing
4 91 (8.19%) High Availability
4 91 (8.19%) Network Monitoring
5 78 (7.02%) E-Commerce
6 66 (5.94%) Network Management
7 53 (4.77%) Project Management
8 51 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
9 48 (4.32%) Migration
10 43 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 41 (3.69%) Change Management
12 40 (3.60%) Presales
13 37 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
14 35 (3.15%) Incident Management
15 32 (2.88%) Network Architecture
16 31 (2.79%) DDoS Mitigation
17 30 (2.70%) Service Delivery
18 26 (2.34%) Fault Management
18 26 (2.34%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.15%) SQL
2 18 (1.62%) Python
3 17 (1.53%) C
4 10 (0.90%) Perl
5 7 (0.63%) VB
6 4 (0.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.36%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.27%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.27%) Ruby
8 2 (0.18%) Tcl
9 1 (0.090%) C++
9 1 (0.090%) Java
9 1 (0.090%) VBA
Qualifications
1 885 (79.66%) Cisco Certification
2 695 (62.56%) CCNP
3 446 (40.14%) CCNA
4 201 (18.09%) CCIE
5 84 (7.56%) Degree
6 63 (5.67%) CCSP
7 58 (5.22%) CCSA
8 54 (4.86%) Security Cleared
9 53 (4.77%) CCSE
10 45 (4.05%) SC Cleared
11 42 (3.78%) JNCIA
12 37 (3.33%) JNCIS
13 33 (2.97%) CCVP
14 32 (2.88%) CCIP
15 29 (2.61%) JNCIP
16 23 (2.07%) CCDP
17 17 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 16 (1.44%) CCDA
18 16 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
19 10 (0.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.22%) SLA
2 6 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.08%) vSphere
6 9 (0.81%) VMware Server
7 6 (0.54%) XenServer
8 3 (0.27%) SRDF
9 2 (0.18%) Firmware
9 2 (0.18%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.090%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.090%) GPFS
10 1 (0.090%) iptables
10 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.090%) NFS
10 1 (0.090%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 68 (6.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 43 (3.87%) Cisco UCCX
3 31 (2.79%) FortiGate
4 23 (2.07%) CiscoWorks
5 17 (1.53%) Cacti
6 15 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
7 13 (1.17%) Cisco LMS
8 11 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
8 11 (0.99%) Nagios
9 10 (0.90%) OpenView
10 9 (0.81%) Iperf
11 8 (0.72%) WSUS
12 7 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
12 7 (0.63%) Endace
12 7 (0.63%) HP NNM
13 5 (0.45%) Netcool
14 4 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
15 3 (0.27%) EMC VPLEX
16 2 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
16 2 (0.18%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1111 (100.00%) Cisco
2 347 (31.23%) CheckPoint
3 301 (27.09%) Juniper
4 214 (19.26%) F5
5 153 (13.77%) VMware
6 135 (12.15%) Palo Alto
7 98 (8.82%) Microsoft
8 95 (8.55%) SolarWinds
9 58 (5.22%) Riverbed
10 57 (5.13%) HP
11 41 (3.69%) Citrix
12 39 (3.51%) Avaya
12 39 (3.51%) Blue Coat
13 29 (2.61%) Meraki
14 26 (2.34%) Aruba
15 25 (2.25%) Fortinet
16 24 (2.16%) Intel Security
17 17 (1.53%) Infoblox
17 17 (1.53%) IronPort
17 17 (1.53%) Nortel
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum £45k plus bens + bonus and on call a
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20K guaranteed bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Annual Bonus, OCA, Overtime + more
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On call + O/T + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 30% shift allowance, Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £440 - £480 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 Per Annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + company bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £44,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago