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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 762 749 713
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 118 130 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 108 111 166
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £30,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £38,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -10.05%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 2014. 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 -15 114 £43,000 +7.50% 12
Yorkshire -9 30 £44,000 +15.78% 2
London -20 28 £47,500 +6.74% 7
West Yorkshire +5 26 £45,000 +18.42% 2
South East -17 23 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Leeds -9 16 £55,000 +44.73%
West Midlands -13 12 £42,500 +6.25%
Birmingham -6 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Halifax - 10 £40,000 - 2
Surrey 0 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Manchester -13 8 £37,500 -6.25%
North West -17 8 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands +18 7 £43,000 +43.33%
Berkshire -1 7 £50,000 - 1
East of England -17 6 £45,000 +69.81%
Reading -3 5 £50,000 -
City of London +2 4 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Kent -4 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Northamptonshire - 4 £44,000 -
South West -9 3 £36,750 -2.00% 1
Hertfordshire -16 3 £45,000 +69.81%
South Yorkshire - 3 £43,000 -
North East - 3 £47,500 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £51,500 -
Reigate - 2 £52,500 - 1
Oxford - 2 £43,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £48,750 -
Northampton - 2 £39,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £32,500 -

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 249 (100.00%) Cisco
2 205 (82.33%) Cisco Certification
3 175 (70.28%) CCNP
4 151 (60.64%) Firewall
5 96 (38.55%) CCNA
6 82 (32.93%) WAN
7 75 (30.12%) Cisco ASA
8 72 (28.92%) MPLS
9 63 (25.30%) LAN
9 63 (25.30%) VPN
10 61 (24.50%) CheckPoint
11 58 (23.29%) OSPF
12 53 (21.29%) BGP
13 48 (19.28%) VMware
14 42 (16.87%) CCIE
15 41 (16.47%) Wireless
16 40 (16.06%) VoIP
16 40 (16.06%) TCP/IP
17 39 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
18 37 (14.86%) Network Security
19 33 (13.25%) IPsec
20 31 (12.45%) CCDP
20 31 (12.45%) VLAN
21 29 (11.65%) Load Balancing
22 27 (10.84%) Juniper
23 25 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
23 25 (10.04%) F5
23 25 (10.04%) Cisco UCCX
24 23 (9.24%) Telecoms
24 23 (9.24%) Network Management

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (2.41%) Lync
2 5 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 151 (60.64%) Firewall
2 82 (32.93%) WAN
3 75 (30.12%) Cisco ASA
4 72 (28.92%) MPLS
5 63 (25.30%) LAN
5 63 (25.30%) VPN
6 58 (23.29%) OSPF
7 53 (21.29%) BGP
8 41 (16.47%) Wireless
9 40 (16.06%) TCP/IP
9 40 (16.06%) VoIP
10 39 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (14.86%) Network Security
12 33 (13.25%) IPsec
13 31 (12.45%) VLAN
14 22 (8.84%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (8.43%) Cisco PIX
16 19 (7.63%) DHCP
17 18 (7.23%) DNS
18 16 (6.43%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (9.24%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.03%) Finance
3 15 (6.02%) Law
4 5 (2.01%) French Language
4 5 (2.01%) German Language
4 5 (2.01%) Japanese Language
5 2 (0.80%) Back Office
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.01%) CSS
2 3 (1.20%) XMPP
3 1 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.20%) Statistics
2 3 (1.20%) IVR
3 1 (0.40%) CESG
3 1 (0.40%) DTV
3 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.40%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.84%) Windows
2 11 (4.42%) Linux
3 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.80%) CentOS
5 2 (0.80%) UNIX
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.65%) Load Balancing
2 23 (9.24%) Network Management
3 16 (6.43%) ITIL
4 15 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (5.22%) Network Architecture
6 12 (4.82%) Network Design
7 11 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (4.42%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.61%) Migration
9 9 (3.61%) Project Management
10 8 (3.21%) Business Continuity
11 4 (1.61%) Change Management
11 4 (1.61%) Change Control
12 3 (1.20%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (1.20%) Service Management
12 3 (1.20%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (0.80%) Server Monitoring
13 2 (0.80%) Service Delivery
13 2 (0.80%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.80%) Perl
1 2 (0.80%) PHP
1 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
1 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
1 2 (0.80%) R
2 1 (0.40%) SQL
2 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 205 (82.33%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (70.28%) CCNP
3 96 (38.55%) CCNA
4 42 (16.87%) CCIE
5 31 (12.45%) CCDP
6 19 (7.63%) CCVP
7 17 (6.83%) CCIP
8 15 (6.02%) CCSP
9 11 (4.42%) CCSE
10 7 (2.81%) CCDA
11 5 (2.01%) Degree
12 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.20%) MCP
13 3 (1.20%) VCDX
13 3 (1.20%) VCAP
13 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.20%) JNCIS
14 2 (0.80%) CCSA
14 2 (0.80%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.41%) UAG
3 6 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.01%) Firmware
5 4 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.61%) Xen
5 4 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (10.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 13 (5.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (4.42%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.80%) Nagios
4 2 (0.80%) Cacti
4 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.40%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 249 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (24.50%) CheckPoint
3 48 (19.28%) VMware
4 27 (10.84%) Juniper
5 25 (10.04%) F5
6 22 (8.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (5.62%) Riverbed
8 11 (4.42%) SolarWinds
9 10 (4.02%) HP
10 9 (3.61%) NetApp
11 8 (3.21%) Brocade
12 7 (2.81%) EMC
13 6 (2.41%) Citrix
13 6 (2.41%) Avaya
14 5 (2.01%) Fortinet
15 4 (1.61%) Blue Coat
15 4 (1.61%) ProCurve
16 3 (1.20%) Verint
17 2 (0.80%) Polycom
17 2 (0.80%) Mitel
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago