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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 764 851 670
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -181
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 135 81 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.068% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.072% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 206
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%

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
104967 112334 104688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85785 91103 87039
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +80 124 £45,000 +12.50% 9
London +54 54 £52,500 +23.52% 1
South East +33 39 £50,000 +33.33% 3
City of London +29 12 £55,000 +42.85%
North West +11 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Surrey +22 9 £51,250 +7.89% 1
Kent +13 9 £50,000 +66.66%
East of England +24 8 £47,500 -13.63%
Manchester +12 7 £37,500 +8.69% 1
Hampshire 0 7 £47,500 -11.21%
Middlesex +14 6 £37,500 -31.81%
West Midlands -25 6 £36,750 -8.12% 2
Essex +3 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire -4 4 £47,500 - 1
Brentwood - 4 £50,000 -
Cardiff -3 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Wales -8 3 £42,500 +70.00%
South Wales -11 3 £42,500 +70.00%
South West -22 3 £41,500 +5.06% 1
Merseyside - 3 £28,500 -
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry - 3 £36,750 -
Liverpool - 3 £28,500 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +15 2 £31,250 -10.71% 1
Cheshire +4 2 £42,500 +21.42%
West Sussex +3 2 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Hertfordshire -8 2 £41,250 -25.00%
North Yorkshire - 2 £31,250 -
Epsom - 2 £40,000 -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Cisco
2 215 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
3 188 (75.20%) CCNP
4 153 (61.20%) Firewall
5 114 (45.60%) CCNA
6 99 (39.60%) Cisco ASA
7 94 (37.60%) WAN
8 92 (36.80%) MPLS
9 91 (36.40%) BGP
10 80 (32.00%) LAN
11 77 (30.80%) OSPF
12 60 (24.00%) VPN
13 57 (22.80%) CheckPoint
14 56 (22.40%) F5
15 54 (21.60%) Wireless
16 44 (17.60%) EIGRP
17 43 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
18 40 (16.00%) VMware
19 39 (15.60%) VoIP
20 37 (14.80%) Juniper
20 37 (14.80%) VLAN
21 35 (14.00%) IPsec
22 33 (13.20%) ITIL
22 33 (13.20%) TCP/IP
22 33 (13.20%) Network Security
23 32 (12.80%) Load Balancing
24 28 (11.20%) Cisco IOS
24 28 (11.20%) Network Design
24 28 (11.20%) CCDP
24 28 (11.20%) Linux

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 3 (1.20%) Lync
2 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 153 (61.20%) Firewall
2 99 (39.60%) Cisco ASA
3 94 (37.60%) WAN
4 92 (36.80%) MPLS
5 91 (36.40%) BGP
6 80 (32.00%) LAN
7 77 (30.80%) OSPF
8 60 (24.00%) VPN
9 54 (21.60%) Wireless
10 44 (17.60%) EIGRP
11 43 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 39 (15.60%) VoIP
13 37 (14.80%) VLAN
14 35 (14.00%) IPsec
15 33 (13.20%) Network Security
15 33 (13.20%) TCP/IP
16 28 (11.20%) Cisco IOS
17 27 (10.80%) FWSM
18 26 (10.40%) DNS
18 26 (10.40%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (9.60%) Finance
2 16 (6.40%) Banking
3 12 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.20%) Law
5 5 (2.00%) Retail
6 3 (1.20%) Local Government
6 3 (1.20%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.80%) HTML
2 5 (2.00%) CSS
3 4 (1.60%) XMPP
4 1 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.60%) Open Source
2 9 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.00%) Clustering
3 5 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.20%) CESG
4 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.40%) Social Network
5 1 (0.40%) Statistics
5 1 (0.40%) Equities
5 1 (0.40%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.20%) Linux
2 26 (10.40%) Windows
3 10 (4.00%) UNIX
4 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.80%) Solaris
5 2 (0.80%) CentOS
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.20%) ITIL
2 32 (12.80%) Load Balancing
3 28 (11.20%) Network Design
4 22 (8.80%) Project Management
4 22 (8.80%) Migration
5 20 (8.00%) Network Management
6 19 (7.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (6.80%) Network Architecture
8 16 (6.40%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (2.80%) Business Continuity
10 7 (2.80%) PRINCE
10 7 (2.80%) PRINCE2
11 6 (2.40%) Risk Management
11 6 (2.40%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.40%) Change Control
12 5 (2.00%) Change Management
12 5 (2.00%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.00%) C
1 5 (2.00%) Java
2 3 (1.20%) Perl
3 2 (0.80%) PHP
3 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.80%) R
4 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 215 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
2 188 (75.20%) CCNP
3 114 (45.60%) CCNA
4 28 (11.20%) CCDP
5 25 (10.00%) CCIE
6 14 (5.60%) CCSE
7 9 (3.60%) JNCIS
7 9 (3.60%) CCIP
7 9 (3.60%) Degree
8 8 (3.20%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.80%) CCSP
10 5 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.00%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.60%) CCSA
11 4 (1.60%) CCDA
12 3 (1.20%) MCSE
12 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.20%) MCTS
12 3 (1.20%) VCDX
12 3 (1.20%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.40%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.80%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.60%) vSphere
5 4 (1.60%) Xen
6 2 (0.80%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (6.80%) Cisco UCCX
2 16 (6.40%) Cisco UCCE
3 12 (4.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (3.60%) Nagios
4 9 (3.60%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (2.40%) Cacti
6 5 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.60%) OPNET
8 3 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.20%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.40%) SCOM
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 250 (100.00%) Cisco
2 57 (22.80%) CheckPoint
3 56 (22.40%) F5
4 40 (16.00%) VMware
5 37 (14.80%) Juniper
6 23 (9.20%) SolarWinds
7 18 (7.20%) Avaya
8 16 (6.40%) Riverbed
9 13 (5.20%) Microsoft
10 12 (4.80%) Fortinet
11 8 (3.20%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.20%) Aerohive Networks
12 6 (2.40%) Verint
12 6 (2.40%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.00%) HP
13 5 (2.00%) BT
14 4 (1.60%) IronPort
14 4 (1.60%) Tufin
14 4 (1.60%) Aruba
14 4 (1.60%) IBM
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