The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Specialist
Rank 905 920 856
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Specialist 10 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.011% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 33
Average salary £59,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist within the UK.

Cisco Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Specialist
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +33 10 £59,500 +3.47%
South East - 6 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £65,000 -
Slough - 4 £65,000 -
London +29 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Staines - 2 £36,000 -
Surrey - 2 £36,000 -
West Midlands -1 1 £64,000 +6.66%
Birmingham -6 1 £64,000 +6.66%

Cisco Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (65.63%) CCNP
4 12 (37.50%) CCDP
5 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
6 9 (28.13%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (25.00%) Firewall
7 8 (25.00%) Juniper
7 8 (25.00%) VoIP
8 7 (21.88%) MPLS
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (21.88%) Lync
9 6 (18.75%) High Availability
9 6 (18.75%) HSRP
9 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 6 (18.75%) Linux
9 6 (18.75%) UNIX
9 6 (18.75%) Clustering
9 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
10 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco ICM
10 5 (15.63%) SAP CRM
10 5 (15.63%) SAP
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) CRM
10 5 (15.63%) LAN
10 5 (15.63%) WAN
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (15.63%) Verint
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco ICM Scripting

Cisco Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) VoIP
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) MPLS
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (18.75%) HSRP
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco ICM
4 5 (15.63%) LAN
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) Network Security
5 4 (12.50%) H.323
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (9.38%) VPN
6 3 (9.38%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.25%) IVR
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) UNIX
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.75%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Business Continuity
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) Quality Management
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (6.25%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (65.63%) CCNP
3 12 (37.50%) CCDP
4 4 (12.50%) CCIP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) CCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
1 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (3.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Juniper
3 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.63%) Verint
4 5 (15.63%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Tandberg
6 1 (3.13%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) Hyland
6 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) IronPort
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Intel
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya