The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 38 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5564 6096 5982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.69% 5.56% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 12.98% 12.10% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4623 5137 4861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42876 50386 55085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.88% 45.92% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34818 41096 43630
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco
Salary Trend

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

Cisco Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 within the UK.

Cisco Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 5186 £45,000 - 533
London -7 1917 £55,000 +8.91% 161
South East +3 1456 £45,000 - 122
Berkshire 0 453 £52,500 +16.66% 31
South West +18 346 £36,301 -8.10% 47
West Midlands -9 343 £40,000 -5.88% 37
East of England +7 339 £42,500 -5.55% 37
Surrey +1 314 £45,000 - 33
Yorkshire -12 309 £42,000 +5.00% 45
City of London -4 301 £55,000 +4.76% 34
Hampshire +13 293 £40,000 -11.11% 24
North West +5 265 £37,500 - 60
West Yorkshire -5 249 £42,000 - 31
Reading +1 203 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Leeds -7 187 £42,500 -3.40% 24
Hertfordshire +9 174 £45,000 - 17
East Midlands +31 166 £36,500 -2.66% 13
Manchester -2 158 £40,000 - 36
Birmingham -22 147 £42,500 -12.37% 13
Buckinghamshire +1 136 £42,500 - 5
Scotland +30 124 £38,670 -9.01% 8
Kent +12 114 £38,000 -1.29% 5
Wales +30 106 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Wiltshire +10 96 £36,500 -18.88% 6
Bristol +35 91 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Southampton +11 88 £40,000 -11.11% 10
South Wales +22 72 £37,500 -11.76% 5
West Sussex -14 67 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Gloucestershire +20 66 £41,000 +9.33% 12
Bracknell 0 65 £52,500 +34.61% 3

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cisco.

1 5086 (44.98%) Firewall
2 4758 (42.08%) Cisco Certification
3 4343 (38.41%) Windows
4 4159 (36.79%) VMware
5 3399 (30.06%) Microsoft
6 3062 (27.08%) WAN
7 3010 (26.62%) CCNP
8 2962 (26.20%) Active Directory
9 2818 (24.92%) CCNA
10 2816 (24.91%) LAN
11 2493 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2474 (21.88%) ITIL
13 2453 (21.70%) Windows Server
14 2256 (19.95%) Linux
15 2249 (19.89%) VPN
16 2122 (18.77%) Data Centre
17 2121 (18.76%) Juniper
18 2044 (18.08%) CheckPoint
19 2000 (17.69%) Cisco ASA
20 1806 (15.97%) HP
21 1743 (15.42%) Finance
22 1709 (15.12%) TCP/IP
23 1660 (14.68%) DNS
24 1655 (14.64%) Citrix
25 1640 (14.51%) Wireless
26 1611 (14.25%) MS Exchange
27 1587 (14.04%) SAN
28 1558 (13.78%) Network Security
29 1531 (13.54%) VoIP
30 1515 (13.40%) MPLS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1611 (14.25%) MS Exchange
2 722 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 534 (4.72%) IIS
4 518 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 419 (3.71%) Skype for Business
6 404 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 373 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 310 (2.74%) Apache
9 188 (1.66%) Tomcat
10 160 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 160 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 107 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 58 (0.51%) nginx
13 44 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
14 38 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
15 33 (0.29%) Confluence
15 33 (0.29%) WebSphere
16 32 (0.28%) JBoss
17 31 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
18 21 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1442 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 721 (6.38%) MS Office
3 173 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 55 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 40 (0.35%) MS Project
6 10 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.035%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.009%) HipChat
9 1 (0.009%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 51 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.18%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 20 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.097%) Eikon
6 5 (0.044%) RMDS
7 4 (0.035%) FastStats
7 4 (0.035%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.035%) Unica
8 3 (0.027%) Bankmaster
8 3 (0.027%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.027%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.027%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.027%) Misys Opics
8 3 (0.027%) thinkFolio
9 2 (0.018%) assyst
9 2 (0.018%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.018%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 806 (7.13%) Office 365
2 542 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 525 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
4 261 (2.31%) SaaS
5 241 (2.13%) IaaS
6 135 (1.19%) PaaS
7 96 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 93 (0.82%) Mimecast
9 70 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
10 39 (0.34%) Google Apps
11 38 (0.34%) OpenShift
12 22 (0.19%) OneDrive
13 19 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
15 15 (0.13%) SoftLayer
16 12 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (0.080%) Amazon ELB
18 5 (0.044%) Dropbox
18 5 (0.044%) GitHub
18 5 (0.044%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5086 (44.98%) Firewall
2 3062 (27.08%) WAN
3 2816 (24.91%) LAN
4 2249 (19.89%) VPN
5 2000 (17.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1709 (15.12%) TCP/IP
7 1660 (14.68%) DNS
8 1640 (14.51%) Wireless
9 1587 (14.04%) SAN
10 1558 (13.78%) Network Security
11 1531 (13.54%) VoIP
12 1515 (13.40%) MPLS
13 1358 (12.01%) BGP
14 1246 (11.02%) OSPF
15 1137 (10.06%) DHCP
16 1133 (10.02%) Cisco Nexus
17 745 (6.59%) VLAN
18 629 (5.56%) EIGRP
19 616 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
20 614 (5.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 953 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 313 (2.77%) MySQL
3 154 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 108 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 96 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 83 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 76 (0.67%) Big Data
7 76 (0.67%) DB2
8 74 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 48 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 40 (0.35%) Relational Database
11 39 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 35 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 29 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (0.25%) NoSQL
16 22 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (0.17%) Redis
18 17 (0.15%) OLAP
19 16 (0.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 73 (0.65%) JIRA
2 65 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 58 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 51 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 31 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 25 (0.22%) Metasploit
7 20 (0.18%) Subversion
8 19 (0.17%) Burp Suite
9 14 (0.12%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.080%) GCC
10 9 (0.080%) GDB
10 9 (0.080%) Trac
11 8 (0.071%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.071%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.071%) Travis CI
12 7 (0.062%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.062%) Oracle APEX
13 6 (0.053%) JMeter
14 5 (0.044%) git-flow
14 5 (0.044%) Hudson
General
1 1743 (15.42%) Finance
2 1158 (10.24%) Telecoms
3 433 (3.83%) Banking
4 259 (2.29%) Law
5 249 (2.20%) Retail
6 243 (2.15%) Legal
7 182 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 150 (1.33%) Marketing
9 110 (0.97%) Games
10 103 (0.91%) Publishing
11 86 (0.76%) Back Office
12 76 (0.67%) Advertising
13 74 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 72 (0.64%) German Language
15 64 (0.57%) French Language
16 59 (0.52%) Billing
17 57 (0.50%) Electronics
18 45 (0.40%) Financial Institution
19 38 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
20 34 (0.30%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 3246 (28.71%) Network Engineer
2 1540 (13.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 1349 (11.93%) Analyst
4 1266 (11.20%) Support Engineer
5 1153 (10.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1092 (9.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 794 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
8 774 (6.85%) Architect
9 729 (6.45%) Security Engineer
10 679 (6.01%) Consultant
11 580 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
12 506 (4.48%) Network Support
13 469 (4.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 466 (4.12%) Support Analyst
15 461 (4.08%) Administrator
16 418 (3.70%) IT Engineer
17 388 (3.43%) VMware Engineer
18 382 (3.38%) IT Support
19 362 (3.20%) Network Support Engineer
20 361 (3.19%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (2.03%) 802.1X
2 186 (1.65%) Web Services
3 104 (0.92%) XMPP
4 77 (0.68%) Middleware
5 74 (0.65%) LAMP
6 68 (0.60%) HTML
7 57 (0.50%) .NET
8 51 (0.45%) XML
9 46 (0.41%) JSON
10 34 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
11 33 (0.29%) CSS
12 27 (0.24%) SOAP
13 26 (0.23%) VXML
14 22 (0.19%) LAPP Stack
15 20 (0.18%) Regular Expression
16 19 (0.17%) COM
16 19 (0.17%) MAPI
17 18 (0.16%) AngularJS
17 18 (0.16%) jQuery
18 17 (0.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2122 (18.77%) Data Centre
2 581 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 400 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 377 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 281 (2.49%) Driving Licence
6 241 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 239 (2.11%) Clustering
8 216 (1.91%) Replication
9 193 (1.71%) Blackberry
10 144 (1.27%) EMC VNX
11 136 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 136 (1.20%) IVR
12 129 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
13 126 (1.11%) Private Cloud
14 114 (1.01%) iPhone
15 107 (0.95%) EqualLogic
16 105 (0.93%) PKI
17 104 (0.92%) Statistics
18 100 (0.88%) Virtual Team
19 97 (0.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4343 (38.41%) Windows
2 2453 (21.70%) Windows Server
3 2256 (19.95%) Linux
4 1324 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1298 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 744 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 638 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 578 (5.11%) Unix
9 387 (3.42%) Windows 8
10 341 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 282 (2.49%) CentOS
12 277 (2.45%) Windows 10
13 181 (1.60%) Solaris
14 176 (1.56%) Ubuntu
15 169 (1.49%) Windows XP
16 157 (1.39%) Android
17 127 (1.12%) Mac OS X
18 91 (0.80%) Debian
19 61 (0.54%) Windows Vista
20 55 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2474 (21.88%) ITIL
2 891 (7.88%) Presales
3 822 (7.27%) Project Management
4 675 (5.97%) Network Design
5 656 (5.80%) Service Delivery
6 618 (5.47%) Load Balancing
7 540 (4.78%) Service Management
8 516 (4.56%) Change Management
9 484 (4.28%) Network Management
10 468 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 455 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
12 414 (3.66%) High Availability
13 400 (3.54%) PRINCE2
14 393 (3.48%) Mentoring
15 372 (3.29%) Migration
16 368 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
17 351 (3.10%) Change Control
18 335 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
19 329 (2.91%) SIEM
20 325 (2.87%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1024 (9.06%) SQL
2 643 (5.69%) PowerShell
3 411 (3.64%) Python
4 351 (3.10%) Perl
5 252 (2.23%) Bash Shell
6 165 (1.46%) C
7 151 (1.34%) Ruby
8 136 (1.20%) PHP
9 129 (1.14%) Java
10 67 (0.59%) JavaScript
11 62 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 55 (0.49%) VB
13 52 (0.46%) C#
14 51 (0.45%) C++
15 50 (0.44%) VBScript
16 27 (0.24%) Tcl
17 19 (0.17%) T-SQL
18 14 (0.12%) VBA
19 13 (0.11%) Objective-C
20 10 (0.088%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4758 (42.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3010 (26.62%) CCNP
3 2818 (24.92%) CCNA
4 1120 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 937 (8.29%) Degree
6 836 (7.39%) CCIE
7 709 (6.27%) MCSE
8 698 (6.17%) Security Cleared
9 604 (5.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 491 (4.34%) SC Cleared
11 413 (3.65%) MCSA
12 316 (2.79%) CCSE
13 280 (2.48%) MCITP
14 269 (2.38%) CCSA
15 263 (2.33%) CISSP
16 256 (2.26%) CCDP
17 252 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
18 251 (2.22%) MCP
19 214 (1.89%) CCSP
20 206 (1.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 851 (7.53%) SLA
2 402 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 311 (2.75%) PCI DSS
4 119 (1.05%) QA
5 45 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 38 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 33 (0.29%) HIPAA
8 17 (0.15%) COBIT
9 13 (0.11%) PA-DSS
10 11 (0.097%) GPG13
10 11 (0.097%) RMADS
11 10 (0.088%) DICOM
12 8 (0.071%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 6 (0.053%) ISAE 3402
13 6 (0.053%) ISO27005
13 6 (0.053%) SAS 70
14 5 (0.044%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.035%) ISO22301
16 3 (0.027%) HL7
16 3 (0.027%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2962 (26.20%) Active Directory
2 2493 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1218 (10.77%) Hyper-V
4 848 (7.50%) vSphere
5 520 (4.60%) XenApp
6 375 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
7 265 (2.34%) VMware ESX
8 230 (2.03%) NFS
9 220 (1.95%) XenDesktop
10 167 (1.48%) Terminal Services
11 146 (1.29%) vCloud
12 138 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
13 132 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
14 110 (0.97%) Firmware
15 100 (0.88%) XenServer
16 80 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
17 75 (0.66%) Xen
18 70 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 64 (0.57%) KVM
20 62 (0.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 532 (4.71%) SCCM
2 435 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 372 (3.29%) Puppet
4 324 (2.87%) Nagios
5 256 (2.26%) Cisco UCCX
6 231 (2.04%) SCOM
7 189 (1.67%) FortiGate
8 178 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
9 177 (1.57%) WSUS
10 172 (1.52%) Backup Exec
10 172 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
11 165 (1.46%) Cisco UCCE
12 155 (1.37%) Ansible
13 115 (1.02%) SCVMM
14 101 (0.89%) Cacti
15 89 (0.79%) NetBackup
16 67 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
17 61 (0.54%) vRealize
18 59 (0.52%) Nessus
19 52 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4159 (36.79%) VMware
2 3399 (30.06%) Microsoft
3 2121 (18.76%) Juniper
4 2044 (18.08%) CheckPoint
5 1806 (15.97%) HP
6 1655 (14.64%) Citrix
7 1244 (11.00%) F5
8 841 (7.44%) Palo Alto
9 811 (7.17%) NetApp
10 732 (6.47%) EMC
11 567 (5.02%) SolarWinds
12 564 (4.99%) Dell
13 531 (4.70%) Oracle
14 520 (4.60%) Avaya
15 500 (4.42%) Red Hat
16 469 (4.15%) Fortinet
17 372 (3.29%) IBM
18 340 (3.01%) Riverbed
19 332 (2.94%) Veeam
20 310 (2.74%) Meraki
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + on-call + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterlee, County Durham
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10 % bonus, healthcare, pension, lif
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, 25 hols
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £49,500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K - £45K + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday