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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK
Rank 41 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4623 5633 6289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.57% 5.64% 5.99%
As % of the Vendors category 12.68% 12.40% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3774 4744 5338
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%

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
36458 45429 50224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.93% 45.50% 47.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29408 37187 41230
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 January 2017 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -1 4354 £45,000 - 463
London +1 1685 £51,500 +3.00% 168
South East +4 1105 £42,500 -11.45% 113
West Midlands +7 344 £42,500 +4.93% 43
Berkshire -5 312 £52,500 - 29
City of London +20 300 £52,500 - 48
Yorkshire 0 283 £39,000 -8.23% 34
East of England -16 279 £45,000 - 22
North West +9 272 £40,000 - 37
Surrey +12 254 £38,250 -19.47% 18
Hampshire +9 222 £40,000 -5.88% 27
South West +9 201 £40,000 - 19
West Yorkshire +9 194 £40,000 -4.76% 26
East Midlands +3 184 £42,500 +19.08% 16
Manchester +17 173 £37,750 -5.62% 25
Leeds +9 153 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Reading -5 147 £52,500 - 15
Scotland +28 127 £40,000 -1.84% 9
Birmingham +5 110 £45,000 +8.43% 11
Hertfordshire -15 107 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Northamptonshire +21 84 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 83 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Basingstoke +16 81 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East Sussex +50 80 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Brighton +60 78 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 77 £41,250 +17.85% 7
Worcestershire +12 71 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Bedfordshire -1 70 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Edinburgh +31 64 £37,500 -23.07% 5
Oxfordshire +48 59 £41,250 -4.62% 19

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 4605 (45.98%) Firewall
2 4449 (44.42%) Cisco Certification
3 3669 (36.63%) Windows
4 3322 (33.17%) VMware
5 2915 (29.10%) CCNP
6 2785 (27.81%) WAN
7 2735 (27.31%) Microsoft
8 2674 (26.70%) LAN
9 2451 (24.47%) CCNA
10 2302 (22.98%) Active Directory
11 2198 (21.94%) Data Centre
12 2180 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2117 (21.14%) ITIL
14 2116 (21.13%) Juniper
15 1934 (19.31%) CheckPoint
16 1917 (19.14%) Windows Server
17 1914 (19.11%) VPN
18 1813 (18.10%) Linux
19 1701 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
20 1526 (15.24%) Finance
21 1524 (15.22%) DNS
22 1507 (15.05%) Wireless
23 1487 (14.85%) Network Security
24 1480 (14.78%) MPLS
25 1367 (13.65%) HP
26 1360 (13.58%) BGP
27 1348 (13.46%) TCP/IP
28 1282 (12.80%) OSPF
29 1279 (12.77%) F5
30 1183 (11.81%) 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 1125 (11.23%) MS Exchange
2 461 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 423 (4.22%) IIS
4 367 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 350 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 293 (2.93%) SharePoint
7 248 (2.48%) Apache
8 168 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 148 (1.48%) Tomcat
10 122 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 74 (0.74%) OpenStack
12 70 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
13 56 (0.56%) WebSphere
14 55 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
15 49 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 33 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
17 25 (0.25%) Confluence
17 25 (0.25%) nginx
18 23 (0.23%) IBM Notes
18 23 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 1176 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 635 (6.34%) MS Office
3 150 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 122 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (0.44%) MS Project
6 7 (0.070%) AutoCAD
7 6 (0.060%) SOLIDWORKS
8 5 (0.050%) S-PLUS
9 4 (0.040%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.010%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.010%) HipChat
11 1 (0.010%) SmartSuite
11 1 (0.010%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (0.28%) RMDS
2 20 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 14 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.090%) Eikon
6 4 (0.040%) Bankmaster
7 3 (0.030%) Cisco SocialMiner
8 2 (0.020%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.020%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.020%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.020%) Summit
9 1 (0.010%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.010%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.010%) Magento
9 1 (0.010%) Misys Opics
9 1 (0.010%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.010%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.010%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 758 (7.57%) Office 365
2 600 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 585 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
4 210 (2.10%) IaaS
5 180 (1.80%) SaaS
6 133 (1.33%) PaaS
7 110 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 108 (1.08%) Mimecast
9 71 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
10 39 (0.39%) G Suite
11 33 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 23 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
14 15 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
14 15 (0.15%) OpenShift
15 12 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 12 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
15 12 (0.12%) SoftLayer
16 11 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 11 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4605 (45.98%) Firewall
2 2785 (27.81%) WAN
3 2674 (26.70%) LAN
4 1914 (19.11%) VPN
5 1701 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
6 1524 (15.22%) DNS
7 1507 (15.05%) Wireless
8 1487 (14.85%) Network Security
9 1480 (14.78%) MPLS
10 1360 (13.58%) BGP
11 1348 (13.46%) TCP/IP
12 1282 (12.80%) OSPF
13 1183 (11.81%) VoIP
14 1154 (11.52%) SAN
15 1097 (10.95%) DHCP
16 1011 (10.09%) Cisco Nexus
17 797 (7.96%) VLAN
18 692 (6.91%) Cisco IOS
19 522 (5.21%) Internet
20 520 (5.19%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 804 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 209 (2.09%) MySQL
3 136 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 85 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 78 (0.78%) DB2
6 67 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 65 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 44 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
9 41 (0.41%) Big Data
10 36 (0.36%) MongoDB
10 36 (0.36%) Oracle Database
11 35 (0.35%) HBase
12 31 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
13 28 (0.28%) NoSQL
14 25 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (0.24%) OLAP
16 23 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
16 23 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
17 22 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 60 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 51 (0.51%) JIRA
3 25 (0.25%) Subversion
4 24 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 24 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
5 19 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (0.13%) JMeter
7 12 (0.12%) Vagrant
8 9 (0.090%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.080%) Trac
10 6 (0.060%) GCC
10 6 (0.060%) GDB
11 5 (0.050%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.050%) Travis CI
11 5 (0.050%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.040%) Burp Suite
12 4 (0.040%) Metasploit
13 3 (0.030%) GitLab
13 3 (0.030%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (0.020%) TeamCity
General
1 1526 (15.24%) Finance
2 1126 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 370 (3.69%) Banking
4 286 (2.86%) Retail
5 196 (1.96%) Legal
6 171 (1.71%) Law
7 141 (1.41%) Marketing
8 127 (1.27%) Manufacturing
9 110 (1.10%) Publishing
10 106 (1.06%) Games
11 80 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 76 (0.76%) Advertising
13 74 (0.74%) Back Office
14 67 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 58 (0.58%) German Language
16 51 (0.51%) Investment Banking
17 44 (0.44%) French Language
18 41 (0.41%) Billing
19 40 (0.40%) Electronics
20 24 (0.24%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3094 (30.89%) Network Engineer
2 1221 (12.19%) Analyst
3 1207 (12.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 980 (9.78%) Support Engineer
5 868 (8.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 826 (8.25%) Architect
6 826 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 758 (7.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 662 (6.61%) Security Engineer
9 495 (4.94%) Consultant
10 440 (4.39%) Network Security Engineer
11 438 (4.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 385 (3.84%) Network Support
13 384 (3.83%) Support Analyst
14 359 (3.58%) Administrator
15 347 (3.46%) IT Support
16 326 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support
17 323 (3.22%) Network Analyst
18 321 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
19 298 (2.98%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (2.05%) 802.1X
2 174 (1.74%) Web Services
3 110 (1.10%) XMPP
4 93 (0.93%) Middleware
5 77 (0.77%) HTML
6 68 (0.68%) .NET
7 51 (0.51%) XML
8 50 (0.50%) LAMP
9 31 (0.31%) Flash
10 28 (0.28%) Rendezvous
10 28 (0.28%) Ultra Messaging
10 28 (0.28%) XSLT
11 24 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
12 21 (0.21%) CSS
13 15 (0.15%) HTML5
13 15 (0.15%) JSON
13 15 (0.15%) Regular Expression
14 14 (0.14%) SAML
15 12 (0.12%) J2EE
15 12 (0.12%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 2198 (21.94%) Data Centre
2 546 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 396 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 306 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 298 (2.98%) Driving Licence
6 180 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 165 (1.65%) Clustering
8 157 (1.57%) Replication
9 149 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 119 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 105 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
12 104 (1.04%) EMC VNX
13 102 (1.02%) CMDB
14 99 (0.99%) iPhone
15 98 (0.98%) PKI
16 94 (0.94%) iPad
17 90 (0.90%) Mathematics
18 88 (0.88%) Virtual Team
19 86 (0.86%) Public Cloud
20 84 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3669 (36.63%) Windows
2 1917 (19.14%) Windows Server
3 1813 (18.10%) Linux
4 1075 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 935 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 656 (6.55%) Windows 7
7 520 (5.19%) Unix
8 460 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 291 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 254 (2.54%) Windows 10
11 246 (2.46%) Solaris
12 213 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 175 (1.75%) Mac OS X
14 161 (1.61%) CentOS
15 138 (1.38%) Windows XP
16 101 (1.01%) Android
16 101 (1.01%) Ubuntu
17 73 (0.73%) Windows 2000
18 51 (0.51%) Debian
19 42 (0.42%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2117 (21.14%) ITIL
2 796 (7.95%) Network Design
3 783 (7.82%) Presales
4 684 (6.83%) Project Management
5 572 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 558 (5.57%) Load Balancing
7 536 (5.35%) Network Management
8 504 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 482 (4.81%) Service Management
10 462 (4.61%) Mentoring
11 448 (4.47%) Change Management
12 390 (3.89%) Network Monitoring
13 382 (3.81%) High Availability
14 373 (3.72%) Migration
15 349 (3.48%) Information Security
16 343 (3.42%) ITIL V3
17 340 (3.39%) Change Control
18 338 (3.37%) PRINCE2
19 321 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
20 311 (3.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 839 (8.38%) SQL
2 487 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 269 (2.69%) Python
4 211 (2.11%) C
5 169 (1.69%) Perl
6 158 (1.58%) Java
7 141 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 86 (0.86%) Ruby
9 80 (0.80%) JavaScript
10 73 (0.73%) PHP
11 69 (0.69%) VB
12 63 (0.63%) VBScript
13 51 (0.51%) C#
14 46 (0.46%) C++
15 42 (0.42%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.13%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.13%) VBA
17 9 (0.090%) Lisp
18 6 (0.060%) Tcl
19 4 (0.040%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4449 (44.42%) Cisco Certification
2 2915 (29.10%) CCNP
3 2451 (24.47%) CCNA
4 949 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 941 (9.39%) Degree
6 850 (8.49%) CCIE
7 560 (5.59%) Security Cleared
8 547 (5.46%) MCSE
9 401 (4.00%) MCSA
10 387 (3.86%) SC Cleared
11 285 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 260 (2.60%) MCITP
13 237 (2.37%) CCSE
14 230 (2.30%) MCP
15 226 (2.26%) CCSA
16 216 (2.16%) CCDP
17 210 (2.10%) JNCIA
18 191 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
19 188 (1.88%) CISSP
20 173 (1.73%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 738 (7.37%) SLA
2 298 (2.98%) PCI DSS
3 243 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 115 (1.15%) QA
5 46 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.18%) COBIT
7 16 (0.16%) GPG13
8 15 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 11 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 10 (0.100%) JSP 440
11 9 (0.090%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 9 (0.090%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.040%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 3 (0.030%) BS7799
13 3 (0.030%) ISO27002
14 2 (0.020%) GDPR
14 2 (0.020%) PA-DSS
14 2 (0.020%) RMADS
15 1 (0.010%) COSO
System Software
1 2302 (22.98%) Active Directory
2 2180 (21.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1088 (10.86%) Hyper-V
4 510 (5.09%) vSphere
5 352 (3.51%) XenApp
6 235 (2.35%) VMware ESX
7 196 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 155 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
9 149 (1.49%) Terminal Services
10 143 (1.43%) XenDesktop
11 124 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
12 109 (1.09%) Firmware
12 109 (1.09%) NFS
13 106 (1.06%) Xen
14 84 (0.84%) vCloud
15 83 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
15 83 (0.83%) KVM
16 65 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 62 (0.62%) SRDF
17 62 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 424 (4.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 418 (4.17%) SCCM
3 268 (2.68%) Puppet
4 235 (2.35%) Cisco UCCX
5 232 (2.32%) FortiGate
6 196 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
7 193 (1.93%) Cisco UCCE
8 192 (1.92%) Nagios
8 192 (1.92%) SCOM
9 148 (1.48%) WSUS
10 130 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
11 124 (1.24%) Backup Exec
12 120 (1.20%) NetBackup
13 93 (0.93%) Ansible
14 68 (0.68%) SCVMM
15 52 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
16 50 (0.50%) QRadar
17 48 (0.48%) Cacti
18 45 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
19 40 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3322 (33.17%) VMware
2 2735 (27.31%) Microsoft
3 2116 (21.13%) Juniper
4 1934 (19.31%) CheckPoint
5 1367 (13.65%) HP
6 1279 (12.77%) F5
7 1179 (11.77%) Citrix
8 1147 (11.45%) Palo Alto
9 677 (6.76%) NetApp
10 564 (5.63%) EMC
11 522 (5.21%) Fortinet
12 467 (4.66%) Dell
13 466 (4.65%) SolarWinds
14 439 (4.38%) Avaya
15 392 (3.91%) Oracle
16 338 (3.37%) Riverbed
17 315 (3.14%) Meraki
18 307 (3.07%) IBM
19 292 (2.92%) Red Hat
20 273 (2.73%) Brocade
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £66,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Training + 21% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mandara
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10% + On Call
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago