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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 42 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5560 6350 5942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.68% 5.73% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 12.84% 12.25% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4663 5136 4906
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,300 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
43315 51839 56131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.25% 46.74% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35269 41784 45451
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,850 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +4.62%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 5210 £46,500 +3.33% 518
London -9 2038 £55,000 +10.00% 169
South East -2 1358 £45,000 - 119
Berkshire -1 460 £50,000 +5.82% 28
East of England +8 375 £45,000 - 39
City of London -7 368 £55,000 - 34
Surrey -2 336 £45,000 -5.26% 28
Yorkshire +5 328 £42,000 +5.00% 32
South West +14 323 £34,000 -9.33% 45
West Midlands -10 321 £40,500 +1.25% 43
North West +10 252 £37,500 +7.14% 44
Hampshire -8 237 £40,000 -11.11% 33
West Yorkshire +2 234 £42,000 +5.00% 27
Reading 0 192 £58,750 +30.55% 13
Hertfordshire +9 182 £45,000 - 16
East Midlands +28 171 £35,000 -22.22% 19
Leeds -12 168 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Manchester +22 143 £37,500 - 24
Birmingham -19 136 £45,000 -1.09% 18
Scotland +19 121 £42,250 -3.97% 21
Buckinghamshire +1 113 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Bracknell +2 84 £49,000 +18.78% 5
Wales 0 82 £32,500 -14.47% 2
Bristol +35 76 £30,500 -18.66% 16
Guildford +6 76 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Bedfordshire +10 74 £52,500 +10.52% 7
South Wales +6 71 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Gloucestershire +11 70 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Basingstoke +8 70 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +40 69 £33,000 -2.94% 8

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5326 (45.61%) Firewall
2 5034 (43.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4463 (38.22%) Windows
4 4280 (36.66%) VMware
5 3602 (30.85%) Microsoft
6 3253 (27.86%) WAN
7 3201 (27.42%) CCNP
8 2944 (25.21%) LAN
9 2932 (25.11%) Active Directory
10 2907 (24.90%) CCNA
11 2570 (22.01%) Windows Server
12 2547 (21.81%) ITIL
13 2533 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 2414 (20.67%) Juniper
15 2341 (20.05%) VPN
16 2259 (19.35%) Linux
17 2194 (18.79%) Data Centre
18 2183 (18.70%) CheckPoint
19 2149 (18.41%) Cisco ASA
20 1879 (16.09%) HP
21 1741 (14.91%) Citrix
22 1733 (14.84%) TCP/IP
23 1678 (14.37%) Finance
24 1676 (14.35%) Wireless
25 1663 (14.24%) SAN
26 1660 (14.22%) MS Exchange
27 1633 (13.99%) DNS
28 1616 (13.84%) Network Security
29 1588 (13.60%) MPLS
30 1503 (12.87%) VoIP

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 1660 (14.22%) MS Exchange
2 760 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 560 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 546 (4.68%) Skype for Business
5 462 (3.96%) IIS
6 443 (3.79%) SharePoint
7 351 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 271 (2.32%) Apache
9 190 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 184 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 177 (1.52%) Tomcat
12 111 (0.95%) OpenStack
13 53 (0.45%) nginx
14 48 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
15 44 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
16 41 (0.35%) Confluence
17 37 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
18 33 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
19 28 (0.24%) JBoss
20 27 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1493 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 798 (6.83%) MS Office
3 204 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 42 (0.36%) MS Project
5 36 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.060%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.026%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.009%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 60 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 40 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 31 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 21 (0.18%) Cisco SocialMiner
6 12 (0.10%) Eikon
7 10 (0.086%) Magento
8 8 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.060%) Fredhopper
10 6 (0.051%) Bankmaster
10 6 (0.051%) FastStats
10 6 (0.051%) Infor M3
10 6 (0.051%) RMDS
11 4 (0.034%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.034%) Unica
12 3 (0.026%) Documaker
12 3 (0.026%) Dynamics GP
13 2 (0.017%) assyst
13 2 (0.017%) Misys Opics
13 2 (0.017%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 783 (6.71%) Office 365
2 542 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 526 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 230 (1.97%) SaaS
5 216 (1.85%) IaaS
6 123 (1.05%) PaaS
7 94 (0.81%) Mimecast
8 88 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
9 73 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 47 (0.40%) Google Apps
11 22 (0.19%) OneDrive
12 20 (0.17%) OpenShift
13 19 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (0.12%) Yammer
15 13 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
17 8 (0.069%) GitHub
17 8 (0.069%) SoftLayer
18 5 (0.043%) IBM PureFlex
19 3 (0.026%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 5326 (45.61%) Firewall
2 3253 (27.86%) WAN
3 2944 (25.21%) LAN
4 2341 (20.05%) VPN
5 2149 (18.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1733 (14.84%) TCP/IP
7 1676 (14.35%) Wireless
8 1663 (14.24%) SAN
9 1633 (13.99%) DNS
10 1616 (13.84%) Network Security
11 1588 (13.60%) MPLS
12 1503 (12.87%) VoIP
13 1412 (12.09%) BGP
14 1344 (11.51%) OSPF
15 1244 (10.65%) Cisco Nexus
16 1083 (9.28%) DHCP
17 741 (6.35%) VLAN
18 673 (5.76%) Cisco IOS
19 671 (5.75%) Internet
20 644 (5.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1019 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 318 (2.72%) MySQL
3 175 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 134 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 118 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 84 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 79 (0.68%) Big Data
8 72 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 68 (0.58%) DB2
10 51 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
11 47 (0.40%) Hadoop
12 41 (0.35%) NoSQL
13 32 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (0.20%) Relational Database
15 18 (0.15%) Amazon RDS
15 18 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
15 18 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (0.14%) DTS
16 16 (0.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 86 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 77 (0.66%) JIRA
3 75 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 49 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 39 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 28 (0.24%) Metasploit
7 21 (0.18%) Burp Suite
7 21 (0.18%) Subversion
8 13 (0.11%) Vagrant
8 13 (0.11%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.094%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.077%) git-flow
10 9 (0.077%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.069%) Hudson
12 5 (0.043%) GCC
12 5 (0.043%) GDB
12 5 (0.043%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (0.043%) Trac
13 4 (0.034%) Gerrit
13 4 (0.034%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1678 (14.37%) Finance
2 1133 (9.70%) Telecoms
3 477 (4.09%) Banking
4 245 (2.10%) Retail
5 227 (1.94%) Legal
6 224 (1.92%) Law
7 216 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 156 (1.34%) Marketing
9 111 (0.95%) Publishing
10 106 (0.91%) Games
11 90 (0.77%) Investment Banking
12 87 (0.75%) Back Office
13 84 (0.72%) Advertising
14 77 (0.66%) Billing
14 77 (0.66%) German Language
15 67 (0.57%) French Language
16 66 (0.57%) Electronics
17 59 (0.51%) Financial Institution
18 34 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 30 (0.26%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 3403 (29.15%) Network Engineer
2 1682 (14.41%) Cisco Engineer
3 1382 (11.84%) Analyst
4 1340 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 1227 (10.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1088 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 833 (7.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 808 (6.92%) Consultant
9 768 (6.58%) Security Engineer
10 761 (6.52%) Architect
11 628 (5.38%) Network Security Engineer
12 565 (4.84%) Network Support
13 526 (4.50%) Support Analyst
14 516 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 455 (3.90%) IT Engineer
16 447 (3.83%) Administrator
17 412 (3.53%) Network Support Engineer
18 400 (3.43%) VMware Engineer
19 378 (3.24%) IT Support
19 378 (3.24%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (1.89%) 802.1X
2 188 (1.61%) Web Services
3 138 (1.18%) XMPP
4 76 (0.65%) LAMP
5 70 (0.60%) Middleware
6 58 (0.50%) HTML
7 54 (0.46%) .NET
8 51 (0.44%) XML
9 42 (0.36%) CSS
10 40 (0.34%) JSON
11 35 (0.30%) LEMP Stack
12 34 (0.29%) VXML
13 32 (0.27%) COM
14 29 (0.25%) MAPI
15 19 (0.16%) SOAP
16 18 (0.15%) Regular Expression
17 13 (0.11%) Memcached
17 13 (0.11%) REST
18 12 (0.10%) RabbitMQ
18 12 (0.10%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2194 (18.79%) Data Centre
2 596 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 398 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 343 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 298 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
6 272 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 253 (2.17%) Blackberry
8 243 (2.08%) Clustering
9 235 (2.01%) Replication
10 147 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 147 (1.26%) EMC VNX
11 141 (1.21%) Private Cloud
12 124 (1.06%) iPhone
13 119 (1.02%) IVR
14 118 (1.01%) EqualLogic
15 103 (0.88%) iPad
16 98 (0.84%) PKI
17 94 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
18 93 (0.80%) Virtual Team
19 90 (0.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4463 (38.22%) Windows
2 2570 (22.01%) Windows Server
3 2259 (19.35%) Linux
4 1439 (12.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1396 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 750 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 707 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 625 (5.35%) Unix
9 403 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 315 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 283 (2.42%) CentOS
12 262 (2.24%) Windows 10
13 194 (1.66%) Windows XP
14 173 (1.48%) Android
15 171 (1.46%) Ubuntu
16 160 (1.37%) Solaris
17 113 (0.97%) Mac OS X
18 86 (0.74%) Debian
19 69 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
19 69 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2547 (21.81%) ITIL
2 941 (8.06%) Presales
3 781 (6.69%) Project Management
4 743 (6.36%) Load Balancing
5 683 (5.85%) Network Design
5 683 (5.85%) Service Delivery
6 557 (4.77%) Network Monitoring
7 549 (4.70%) Service Management
8 519 (4.45%) Change Management
9 507 (4.34%) Disaster Recovery
10 485 (4.15%) Network Management
11 450 (3.85%) High Availability
12 427 (3.66%) Mentoring
13 396 (3.39%) PRINCE2
14 386 (3.31%) Migration
15 352 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
16 340 (2.91%) Incident Management
17 326 (2.79%) Information Security
18 324 (2.77%) Continuous Improvement
19 309 (2.65%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1020 (8.74%) SQL
2 592 (5.07%) PowerShell
3 419 (3.59%) Python
4 328 (2.81%) Perl
5 269 (2.30%) Bash Shell
6 184 (1.58%) C
7 145 (1.24%) Ruby
8 133 (1.14%) Java
9 117 (1.00%) PHP
10 59 (0.51%) JavaScript
10 59 (0.51%) Shell Script
11 52 (0.45%) VBScript
12 50 (0.43%) VB
13 39 (0.33%) C++
14 29 (0.25%) Tcl
15 26 (0.22%) C#
16 24 (0.21%) VBA
17 13 (0.11%) Bourne shell
18 10 (0.086%) C-shell
19 9 (0.077%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5034 (43.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3201 (27.42%) CCNP
3 2907 (24.90%) CCNA
4 1151 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 983 (8.42%) Degree
6 939 (8.04%) CCIE
7 746 (6.39%) MCSE
8 734 (6.29%) Security Cleared
9 641 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 540 (4.62%) SC Cleared
11 433 (3.71%) MCSA
12 365 (3.13%) CCSE
13 340 (2.91%) CCSA
14 292 (2.50%) CCDP
15 274 (2.35%) MCITP
16 266 (2.28%) CISSP
17 251 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
18 247 (2.12%) CCSP
18 247 (2.12%) MCP
19 243 (2.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 882 (7.55%) SLA
2 365 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 198 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 98 (0.84%) QA
5 47 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 42 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 28 (0.24%) COBIT
8 21 (0.18%) HIPAA
9 14 (0.12%) SAS 70
10 11 (0.094%) DICOM
11 10 (0.086%) PA-DSS
12 9 (0.077%) RMADS
13 7 (0.060%) GPG13
14 6 (0.051%) ISAE 3402
14 6 (0.051%) ISO27005
15 4 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 4 (0.034%) ISO22301
16 3 (0.026%) HL7
16 3 (0.026%) ISO27002
16 3 (0.026%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2932 (25.11%) Active Directory
2 2533 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1196 (10.24%) Hyper-V
4 883 (7.56%) vSphere
5 517 (4.43%) XenApp
6 375 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
7 242 (2.07%) NFS
7 242 (2.07%) XenDesktop
8 239 (2.05%) VMware ESX
9 170 (1.46%) Terminal Services
10 166 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
11 140 (1.20%) vCloud
12 126 (1.08%) XenServer
13 122 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
14 119 (1.02%) Firmware
15 101 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
16 91 (0.78%) Xen
17 68 (0.58%) VMware Server
18 62 (0.53%) Docker
19 57 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 533 (4.56%) SCCM
2 511 (4.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 367 (3.14%) Nagios
4 332 (2.84%) Puppet
5 273 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
6 243 (2.08%) SCOM
7 191 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 177 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
9 176 (1.51%) Cisco UCCE
10 171 (1.46%) FortiGate
11 166 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
12 159 (1.36%) WSUS
13 156 (1.34%) Ansible
14 131 (1.12%) Cacti
15 115 (0.98%) SCVMM
16 81 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
17 75 (0.64%) NetBackup
18 66 (0.57%) vRealize
19 62 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
20 57 (0.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4280 (36.66%) VMware
2 3602 (30.85%) Microsoft
3 2414 (20.67%) Juniper
4 2183 (18.70%) CheckPoint
5 1879 (16.09%) HP
6 1741 (14.91%) Citrix
7 1429 (12.24%) F5
8 882 (7.55%) NetApp
9 828 (7.09%) Palo Alto
10 716 (6.13%) EMC
11 645 (5.52%) SolarWinds
12 587 (5.03%) Dell
13 551 (4.72%) Avaya
14 546 (4.68%) Oracle
15 543 (4.65%) Red Hat
16 456 (3.91%) Fortinet
17 415 (3.55%) IBM
18 345 (2.95%) Riverbed
19 320 (2.74%) Blue Coat
20 315 (2.70%) Veeam
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + oncall
Posted: 9 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + + London Waiting allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum £40,000 to £42,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £23500.00 per annum + Pension & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 9 hours ago