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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 754 815 720
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -95
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 138 114 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.097% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 116 97 150
Average salary £45,000 £40,895 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.03% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +49 134 £45,000 +5.88% 13
London +39 44 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East +6 36 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Midlands -5 19 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Birmingham -4 16 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Berkshire - 14 £32,000 - 1
East of England +12 10 £35,000 -17.64%
Yorkshire +2 10 £35,000 -6.04% 6
Slough - 9 £63,750 - 1
Middlesex - 8 £45,000 -
Leeds +16 7 £32,500 -27.77% 2
West Yorkshire +10 7 £32,500 -27.77% 2
North West +2 7 £35,000 +1.44% 1
East Midlands +2 7 £37,500 +5.63%
City of London +25 6 £57,500 +59.72%
West Sussex +9 5 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire 0 5 £37,500 +5.63%
Reading - 5 £29,750 -
Nottingham - 5 £37,500 -
Surrey +9 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Cheshire - 4 £35,000 -
Peterborough - 4 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire +5 3 £50,000 +81.81%
Gatwick -2 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire -13 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Warrington - 3 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £50,000 -
Bedford - 3 - -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 274 (100.00%) Cisco
2 228 (83.21%) Cisco Certification
3 196 (71.53%) CCNP
4 177 (64.60%) Firewall
5 112 (40.88%) BGP
6 108 (39.42%) CCNA
7 103 (37.59%) OSPF
8 98 (35.77%) LAN
9 93 (33.94%) WAN
10 89 (32.48%) Cisco ASA
11 84 (30.66%) VPN
12 76 (27.74%) Wireless
13 73 (26.64%) Data Centre
14 72 (26.28%) F5
14 72 (26.28%) MPLS
15 68 (24.82%) EIGRP
16 59 (21.53%) CheckPoint
17 54 (19.71%) Cisco Nexus
18 51 (18.61%) CCIE
19 50 (18.25%) Juniper
20 44 (16.06%) DNS
20 44 (16.06%) TCP/IP
21 42 (15.33%) Load Balancing
22 41 (14.96%) VoIP
22 41 (14.96%) ITIL
23 39 (14.23%) VLAN
24 38 (13.87%) Network Security
25 36 (13.14%) Linux
26 35 (12.77%) Windows
27 34 (12.41%) DHCP

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.09%) Lync
3 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.73%) JBoss
3 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 177 (64.60%) Firewall
2 112 (40.88%) BGP
3 103 (37.59%) OSPF
4 98 (35.77%) LAN
5 93 (33.94%) WAN
6 89 (32.48%) Cisco ASA
7 84 (30.66%) VPN
8 76 (27.74%) Wireless
9 72 (26.28%) MPLS
10 68 (24.82%) EIGRP
11 54 (19.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 44 (16.06%) TCP/IP
12 44 (16.06%) DNS
13 41 (14.96%) VoIP
14 39 (14.23%) VLAN
15 38 (13.87%) Network Security
16 34 (12.41%) DHCP
16 34 (12.41%) SSL
17 33 (12.04%) IPsec
18 29 (10.58%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.73%) MySQL
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (12.41%) Finance
2 20 (7.30%) Banking
3 19 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.73%) Law
4 2 (0.73%) Retail
4 2 (0.73%) Billing
5 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.36%) Marketing
5 1 (0.36%) German Language
5 1 (0.36%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.39%) 802.1X
2 11 (4.01%) CSS
3 9 (3.28%) HTML
4 4 (1.46%) XMPP
5 2 (0.73%) WAMP
5 2 (0.73%) .NET
5 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.73%) JSP
5 2 (0.73%) Web Services
5 2 (0.73%) JMS
5 2 (0.73%) LAMP
5 2 (0.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 73 (26.64%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (1.09%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (0.73%) Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) Equities
7 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.36%) Social Network
7 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.14%) Linux
2 35 (12.77%) Windows
3 14 (5.11%) UNIX
4 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.09%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.36%) Solaris
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.33%) Load Balancing
2 41 (14.96%) ITIL
3 33 (12.04%) Network Management
4 30 (10.95%) Network Design
5 25 (9.12%) Network Monitoring
6 20 (7.30%) Migration
7 16 (5.84%) Project Management
8 13 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.01%) Incident Management
9 11 (4.01%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (4.01%) Network Architecture
10 9 (3.28%) Open Source
10 9 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (2.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (2.92%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.92%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.55%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.55%) Change Management
12 7 (2.55%) PRINCE
12 7 (2.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.46%) Java
2 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.73%) PHP
2 2 (0.73%) SQL
2 2 (0.73%) Python
2 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.73%) C
3 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 228 (83.21%) Cisco Certification
2 196 (71.53%) CCNP
3 108 (39.42%) CCNA
4 51 (18.61%) CCIE
5 20 (7.30%) CCDP
6 17 (6.20%) CCVP
7 15 (5.47%) CCSP
8 10 (3.65%) CCSE
8 10 (3.65%) Degree
8 10 (3.65%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.92%) CCSA
10 7 (2.55%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.82%) CCDE
11 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.09%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.09%) MCSE
12 3 (1.09%) CCDA
12 3 (1.09%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.19%) VMware ESX
3 5 (1.82%) vSphere
4 2 (0.73%) Firmware
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) UAG
Systems Management
1 32 (11.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (7.66%) Cisco UCCX
3 13 (4.74%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (4.38%) Nagios
5 6 (2.19%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.82%) Cacti
7 4 (1.46%) OPNET
7 4 (1.46%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 274 (100.00%) Cisco
2 72 (26.28%) F5
3 59 (21.53%) CheckPoint
4 50 (18.25%) Juniper
5 30 (10.95%) VMware
6 26 (9.49%) SolarWinds
7 23 (8.39%) Riverbed
8 15 (5.47%) Fortinet
8 15 (5.47%) Microsoft
9 9 (3.28%) Avaya
10 8 (2.92%) HP
10 8 (2.92%) Aerohive Networks
11 7 (2.55%) Meraki
11 7 (2.55%) NetApp
11 7 (2.55%) BT
12 6 (2.19%) McAfee
12 6 (2.19%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.19%) Aruba
13 5 (1.82%) IronPort
13 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
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