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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 775 840 691
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -149
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 108 67 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.057% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.060% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 97 60 179
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -3.65%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +69 99 £47,500 +18.75% 12
London +64 42 £52,500 +23.52% 2
South East +21 33 £50,000 +23.61% 2
Kent +12 9 £50,000 +66.66%
City of London +44 7 £65,000 +14.53% 1
East of England +20 7 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Surrey +23 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire +4 6 £45,000 +10.03% 1
West Midlands -11 6 £36,750 -8.12% 3
North West +1 5 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 4 £35,000 -
Scotland - 4 £40,000 -
Manchester +18 3 £45,000 +30.43%
Middlesex +15 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Cardiff +8 3 £42,500 +70.00%
South Wales +8 3 £42,500 +78.94%
Wales +5 3 £42,500 +78.94%
West Sussex +5 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Hertfordshire -1 3 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +19 2 £35,000 -
Leeds +12 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 2 £51,750 +91.66%
South West -10 2 £43,500 +10.12% 2
Birmingham -19 2 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Dartford - 2 £50,000 -
Fareham - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £47,500 -
Harrogate - 2 £31,250 -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 238 (100.00%) Cisco
2 203 (85.29%) Cisco Certification
3 176 (73.95%) CCNP
4 148 (62.18%) Firewall
5 102 (42.86%) CCNA
6 93 (39.08%) Cisco ASA
7 91 (38.24%) BGP
8 84 (35.29%) WAN
9 83 (34.87%) MPLS
10 73 (30.67%) OSPF
10 73 (30.67%) LAN
11 60 (25.21%) VPN
12 59 (24.79%) F5
13 55 (23.11%) Wireless
14 54 (22.69%) CheckPoint
15 44 (18.49%) EIGRP
16 41 (17.23%) Cisco Nexus
17 38 (15.97%) Juniper
17 38 (15.97%) VLAN
18 37 (15.55%) VoIP
19 36 (15.13%) IPsec
19 36 (15.13%) VMware
20 35 (14.71%) Network Security
21 34 (14.29%) TCP/IP
22 32 (13.45%) CCIE
23 31 (13.03%) ITIL
23 31 (13.03%) Linux
23 31 (13.03%) Load Balancing
24 29 (12.18%) Windows
25 28 (11.76%) Network Design

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.26%) Lync
2 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 148 (62.18%) Firewall
2 93 (39.08%) Cisco ASA
3 91 (38.24%) BGP
4 84 (35.29%) WAN
5 83 (34.87%) MPLS
6 73 (30.67%) OSPF
6 73 (30.67%) LAN
7 60 (25.21%) VPN
8 55 (23.11%) Wireless
9 44 (18.49%) EIGRP
10 41 (17.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (15.97%) VLAN
12 37 (15.55%) VoIP
13 36 (15.13%) IPsec
14 35 (14.71%) Network Security
15 34 (14.29%) TCP/IP
16 27 (11.34%) DHCP
16 27 (11.34%) SSL
17 26 (10.92%) DNS
17 26 (10.92%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (10.92%) Finance
2 17 (7.14%) Banking
3 16 (6.72%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.94%) Law
5 5 (2.10%) Retail
6 3 (1.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.26%) Local Government
7 1 (0.42%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.94%) HTML
2 5 (2.10%) CSS
3 4 (1.68%) XMPP
4 1 (0.42%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.78%) Open Source
3 5 (2.10%) Clustering
3 5 (2.10%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (1.26%) CESG
4 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.42%) Statistics
6 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.42%) Equities
6 1 (0.42%) Social Network
6 1 (0.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.03%) Linux
2 29 (12.18%) Windows
3 10 (4.20%) UNIX
4 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) CentOS
5 2 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.03%) ITIL
1 31 (13.03%) Load Balancing
2 28 (11.76%) Network Design
3 23 (9.66%) Network Management
4 22 (9.24%) Project Management
5 21 (8.82%) Migration
6 18 (7.56%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (5.46%) Network Architecture
9 8 (3.36%) Change Control
10 7 (2.94%) PRINCE2
10 7 (2.94%) PRINCE
10 7 (2.94%) Configuration Management
11 6 (2.52%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (2.52%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.52%) Incident Management
12 5 (2.10%) Risk Management
12 5 (2.10%) Change Management
13 4 (1.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (1.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.10%) Java
1 5 (2.10%) C
2 3 (1.26%) Perl
3 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.84%) PHP
4 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.42%) Python
4 1 (0.42%) R
Qualifications
1 203 (85.29%) Cisco Certification
2 176 (73.95%) CCNP
3 102 (42.86%) CCNA
4 32 (13.45%) CCIE
5 24 (10.08%) CCDP
6 12 (5.04%) CCSP
7 11 (4.62%) CCSE
8 9 (3.78%) JNCIS
8 9 (3.78%) Degree
9 8 (3.36%) Security Cleared
9 8 (3.36%) CCIP
10 5 (2.10%) CCSA
11 4 (1.68%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.68%) CCDA
11 4 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.26%) MCSE
12 3 (1.26%) MCTS
12 3 (1.26%) VCDX
12 3 (1.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.08%) SLA
2 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (10.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.78%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.10%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.68%) vSphere
5 4 (1.68%) Xen
6 2 (0.84%) Firmware
7 1 (0.42%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (5.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (5.04%) Nagios
3 11 (4.62%) CiscoWorks
4 10 (4.20%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (3.36%) Cisco UCCE
5 8 (3.36%) Cacti
6 5 (2.10%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (1.68%) OPNET
8 3 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.26%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 238 (100.00%) Cisco
2 59 (24.79%) F5
3 54 (22.69%) CheckPoint
4 38 (15.97%) Juniper
5 36 (15.13%) VMware
6 25 (10.50%) SolarWinds
7 16 (6.72%) Riverbed
7 16 (6.72%) Avaya
8 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 13 (5.46%) Fortinet
10 9 (3.78%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.36%) Aerohive Networks
11 8 (3.36%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.94%) HP
13 5 (2.10%) BT
13 5 (2.10%) IronPort
14 4 (1.68%) Aruba
14 4 (1.68%) Tufin
14 4 (1.68%) Citrix
14 4 (1.68%) IBM
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £80k Package + Excellent company benefits.
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
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Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + 7k car allowance + 6k bonus
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Swindon
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