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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK
Rank 48 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 4378 5885 6626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.22% 5.76% 6.20%
As % of the Vendors category 11.93% 12.56% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 4935 5610
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
36692 46849 50671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.71% 45.84% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29544 38337 41483
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -10 4167 £45,000 - 447
London -2 1626 £52,500 +5.00% 178
South East +1 1041 £41,500 -13.54% 90
West Midlands +10 351 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Berkshire -1 304 £52,500 - 18
City of London +5 271 £50,000 -9.09% 51
Yorkshire -12 271 £39,000 -8.23% 32
East of England -22 265 £42,500 -3.40% 30
North West +10 261 £40,000 +10.34% 34
Surrey +3 230 £37,750 -17.93% 18
South West -10 207 £37,500 - 35
West Yorkshire -3 186 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Hampshire -6 184 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Manchester -4 159 £40,000 - 20
Leeds -9 133 £38,500 -9.41% 10
Reading -4 130 £47,500 -9.52% 14
East Midlands -11 126 £42,500 +19.08% 7
Birmingham +12 119 £48,500 +16.16% 12
Hertfordshire -20 108 £42,500 -3.40% 12
East Sussex +65 107 £40,000 -42.85% 10
Brighton +69 104 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Cambridgeshire -10 78 £42,500 +1.19% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 70 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Scotland -9 70 £40,750 -5.23% 5
Worcestershire +8 67 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Bristol +31 66 £36,000 -15.29% 12
Oxfordshire +35 56 £40,000 -13.04% 7
Northamptonshire +16 56 £44,000 +46.66%
Basingstoke +3 56 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Wales -12 56 £42,500 - 6

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 4497 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4370 (44.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3477 (35.68%) Windows
4 3167 (32.50%) VMware
5 2926 (30.03%) CCNP
6 2716 (27.87%) WAN
7 2631 (27.00%) Microsoft
8 2582 (26.50%) LAN
9 2318 (23.79%) CCNA
10 2204 (22.62%) Data Centre
11 2203 (22.61%) Juniper
12 2142 (21.98%) Active Directory
13 2046 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 2033 (20.86%) ITIL
15 1938 (19.89%) CheckPoint
16 1906 (19.56%) VPN
17 1842 (18.90%) Windows Server
18 1703 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
19 1637 (16.80%) Linux
20 1539 (15.79%) Wireless
21 1492 (15.31%) MPLS
22 1477 (15.16%) Network Security
23 1470 (15.08%) Finance
24 1444 (14.82%) DNS
25 1378 (14.14%) BGP
26 1313 (13.47%) OSPF
27 1309 (13.43%) HP
28 1304 (13.38%) F5
29 1239 (12.71%) TCP/IP
30 1229 (12.61%) Palo Alto

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 1079 (11.07%) MS Exchange
2 426 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 364 (3.74%) IIS
4 362 (3.71%) Skype for Business
5 330 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 281 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 205 (2.10%) Apache
8 132 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 130 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 117 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 78 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
12 62 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 56 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
14 51 (0.52%) WebSphere
15 47 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 36 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
17 31 (0.32%) DataSynapse
18 25 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
18 25 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
19 21 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 1108 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 662 (6.79%) MS Office
3 151 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 110 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (0.39%) MS Project
6 7 (0.072%) SOLIDWORKS
7 6 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
8 5 (0.051%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.051%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.010%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.010%) SmartSuite
10 1 (0.010%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (0.32%) RMDS
2 17 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 14 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.092%) Eikon
6 3 (0.031%) Bankmaster
6 3 (0.031%) Cisco SocialMiner
7 2 (0.021%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.021%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.021%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.021%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.021%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.021%) Summit
8 1 (0.010%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.010%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.010%) Magento
8 1 (0.010%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.010%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.010%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 775 (7.95%) Office 365
2 599 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 576 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
4 185 (1.90%) IaaS
5 149 (1.53%) SaaS
6 129 (1.32%) PaaS
7 113 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 99 (1.02%) Mimecast
9 72 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
10 36 (0.37%) G Suite
11 33 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
12 25 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
14 18 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
15 13 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 12 (0.12%) Amazon S3
16 12 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
17 11 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (0.11%) SoftLayer
18 9 (0.092%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4497 (46.15%) Firewall
2 2716 (27.87%) WAN
3 2582 (26.50%) LAN
4 1906 (19.56%) VPN
5 1703 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
6 1539 (15.79%) Wireless
7 1492 (15.31%) MPLS
8 1477 (15.16%) Network Security
9 1444 (14.82%) DNS
10 1378 (14.14%) BGP
11 1313 (13.47%) OSPF
12 1239 (12.71%) TCP/IP
13 1113 (11.42%) VoIP
14 1096 (11.25%) SAN
15 1026 (10.53%) DHCP
16 1019 (10.46%) Cisco Nexus
17 785 (8.06%) VLAN
18 691 (7.09%) Cisco IOS
19 514 (5.27%) Internet
20 489 (5.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 187 (1.92%) MySQL
3 127 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 73 (0.75%) DB2
6 66 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 60 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 41 (0.42%) HBase
9 37 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 35 (0.36%) Oracle Database
11 33 (0.34%) MongoDB
12 32 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (0.33%) Big Data
13 31 (0.32%) NoSQL
14 30 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
15 19 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (0.19%) OLAP
16 18 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
17 16 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
18 15 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 38 (0.39%) JIRA
3 28 (0.29%) Subversion
3 28 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 24 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
5 22 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 12 (0.12%) Vagrant
7 10 (0.10%) JMeter
7 10 (0.10%) Trac
8 8 (0.082%) GCC
8 8 (0.082%) GDB
8 8 (0.082%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.041%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.041%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.031%) Burp Suite
10 3 (0.031%) Metasploit
10 3 (0.031%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.021%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.021%) GitLab
11 2 (0.021%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1470 (15.08%) Finance
2 1049 (10.76%) Telecoms
3 345 (3.54%) Banking
4 280 (2.87%) Retail
5 172 (1.77%) Legal
6 134 (1.38%) Law
7 133 (1.36%) Marketing
8 119 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 101 (1.04%) Publishing
10 90 (0.92%) Games
11 89 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 74 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 73 (0.75%) Advertising
14 63 (0.65%) Back Office
15 50 (0.51%) German Language
16 49 (0.50%) Investment Banking
17 43 (0.44%) Billing
18 40 (0.41%) French Language
19 30 (0.31%) Electronics
20 18 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3096 (31.77%) Network Engineer
2 1248 (12.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 1130 (11.60%) Analyst
4 935 (9.59%) Support Engineer
5 880 (9.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 799 (8.20%) Architect
7 781 (8.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 765 (7.85%) Senior Network Engineer
9 693 (7.11%) Security Engineer
10 546 (5.60%) Consultant
11 457 (4.69%) Network Security Engineer
12 442 (4.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 369 (3.79%) Network Support
14 349 (3.58%) Support Analyst
15 330 (3.39%) Administrator
16 322 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
17 312 (3.20%) IT Support
18 308 (3.16%) Network Analyst
19 290 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support
20 284 (2.91%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (2.05%) 802.1X
2 169 (1.73%) Web Services
3 98 (1.01%) XMPP
4 92 (0.94%) Middleware
5 70 (0.72%) HTML
6 65 (0.67%) .NET
7 48 (0.49%) XML
8 43 (0.44%) LAMP
9 32 (0.33%) Flash
10 31 (0.32%) Rendezvous
10 31 (0.32%) Ultra Messaging
10 31 (0.32%) XSLT
11 19 (0.19%) CSS
12 17 (0.17%) Regular Expression
13 14 (0.14%) OpenDaylight
13 14 (0.14%) SAML
14 13 (0.13%) Elastic Stack
15 12 (0.12%) SAX
16 10 (0.10%) HTML5
16 10 (0.10%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2204 (22.62%) Data Centre
2 514 (5.27%) Analytical Skills
3 375 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 284 (2.91%) Driving Licence
5 281 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 175 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
7 154 (1.58%) Blackberry
8 152 (1.56%) Clustering
9 142 (1.46%) Replication
10 134 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 102 (1.05%) PKI
12 99 (1.02%) CMDB
13 97 (1.00%) iPad
14 91 (0.93%) iPhone
14 91 (0.93%) Virtual Team
15 87 (0.89%) Public Cloud
16 83 (0.85%) EMC VNX
16 83 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
17 75 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
18 72 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3477 (35.68%) Windows
2 1842 (18.90%) Windows Server
3 1637 (16.80%) Linux
4 1046 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 907 (9.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 627 (6.43%) Windows 7
7 493 (5.06%) Unix
8 439 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 251 (2.58%) Solaris
9 251 (2.58%) Windows 8
10 246 (2.52%) Windows 10
11 168 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 154 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 141 (1.45%) CentOS
14 132 (1.35%) Windows XP
15 104 (1.07%) Ubuntu
16 95 (0.97%) Android
17 72 (0.74%) Windows 2000
18 51 (0.52%) Mac OS
19 42 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2033 (20.86%) ITIL
2 804 (8.25%) Presales
3 783 (8.03%) Network Design
4 599 (6.15%) Project Management
5 554 (5.68%) Load Balancing
6 532 (5.46%) Service Delivery
7 509 (5.22%) Network Management
8 501 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 463 (4.75%) Mentoring
10 438 (4.49%) Service Management
11 423 (4.34%) Change Management
12 396 (4.06%) Network Monitoring
13 387 (3.97%) High Availability
14 375 (3.85%) Migration
15 360 (3.69%) Information Security
16 340 (3.49%) ITIL V3
17 306 (3.14%) PRINCE2
18 296 (3.04%) Incident Management
19 295 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
20 293 (3.01%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 774 (7.94%) SQL
2 432 (4.43%) PowerShell
3 233 (2.39%) Python
4 192 (1.97%) C
5 140 (1.44%) Java
6 127 (1.30%) Perl
7 122 (1.25%) Bash Shell
8 69 (0.71%) VB
9 62 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 58 (0.60%) VBScript
11 56 (0.57%) Ruby
12 53 (0.54%) PHP
13 47 (0.48%) C++
14 42 (0.43%) Shell Script
15 39 (0.40%) C#
16 14 (0.14%) VBA
17 8 (0.082%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.062%) R
18 6 (0.062%) Tcl
19 5 (0.051%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4370 (44.84%) Cisco Certification
2 2926 (30.03%) CCNP
3 2318 (23.79%) CCNA
4 931 (9.55%) Degree
5 879 (9.02%) CCIE
6 853 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 486 (4.99%) Security Cleared
8 481 (4.94%) MCSE
9 347 (3.56%) MCSA
10 338 (3.47%) SC Cleared
11 255 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 229 (2.35%) MCP
13 225 (2.31%) CCSA
13 225 (2.31%) CCSE
14 209 (2.14%) JNCIA
15 207 (2.12%) MCITP
16 194 (1.99%) CCDP
17 191 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
18 180 (1.85%) CISSP
19 177 (1.82%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 721 (7.40%) SLA
2 285 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 202 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 105 (1.08%) QA
5 51 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.15%) GPG13
7 14 (0.14%) COBIT
8 11 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.11%) ISO27002
9 9 (0.092%) PMBOK
10 8 (0.082%) HIPAA
11 7 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 7 (0.072%) JSP 440
12 4 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.041%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 3 (0.031%) GDPR
14 2 (0.021%) COSO
14 2 (0.021%) ISO22301
15 1 (0.010%) Disclosure Scotland
15 1 (0.010%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2142 (21.98%) Active Directory
2 2046 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1053 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 454 (4.66%) vSphere
5 311 (3.19%) XenApp
6 214 (2.20%) VMware ESX
7 186 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
8 141 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
9 136 (1.40%) XenDesktop
10 135 (1.39%) Terminal Services
11 129 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
12 102 (1.05%) Xen
13 99 (1.02%) NFS
14 86 (0.88%) Firmware
15 79 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
16 78 (0.80%) KVM
17 66 (0.68%) XenServer
18 62 (0.64%) SRDF
19 61 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
20 59 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 443 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 388 (3.98%) SCCM
3 277 (2.84%) FortiGate
4 263 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
5 226 (2.32%) Puppet
6 212 (2.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 196 (2.01%) Cisco Prime
8 187 (1.92%) SCOM
9 179 (1.84%) Nagios
10 121 (1.24%) Backup Exec
10 121 (1.24%) WSUS
11 115 (1.18%) NetBackup
11 115 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
12 93 (0.95%) Ansible
13 66 (0.68%) SCVMM
14 51 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 50 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
16 49 (0.50%) QRadar
17 48 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
17 48 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3167 (32.50%) VMware
2 2631 (27.00%) Microsoft
3 2203 (22.61%) Juniper
4 1938 (19.89%) CheckPoint
5 1309 (13.43%) HP
6 1304 (13.38%) F5
7 1229 (12.61%) Palo Alto
8 1147 (11.77%) Citrix
9 670 (6.88%) NetApp
10 576 (5.91%) Fortinet
11 505 (5.18%) EMC
12 489 (5.02%) SolarWinds
13 428 (4.39%) Dell
14 407 (4.18%) Avaya
15 364 (3.74%) Oracle
16 335 (3.44%) Riverbed
17 306 (3.14%) Meraki
18 275 (2.82%) SonicWALL
19 272 (2.79%) IBM
20 268 (2.75%) Brocade
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + on-call
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Webrecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
JM
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago