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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 41 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5523 6215 5689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.63% 5.64% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 12.75% 12.12% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4630 5160 4677
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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
43321 51266 54011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.19% 46.49% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35200 41446 43332
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 £70,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -2 5148 £47,500 +5.55% 560
London -7 2007 £55,000 +10.00% 174
South East -1 1388 £47,500 +5.55% 148
Berkshire -4 426 £52,500 +16.66% 25
East of England +6 359 £42,500 - 44
Surrey -2 339 £47,500 +2.15% 35
City of London -2 338 £55,000 +3.77% 47
West Midlands -3 338 £42,500 -2.29% 36
Yorkshire -5 307 £42,500 +6.25% 53
South West +15 294 £33,500 -10.66% 27
Hampshire -5 268 £40,000 -11.11% 50
North West +6 240 £37,500 +0.67% 56
West Yorkshire -9 230 £42,500 +6.25% 40
Reading +3 187 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Hertfordshire +4 170 £45,000 - 18
Leeds -5 169 £42,500 +1.79% 31
East Midlands +22 167 £36,250 -9.37% 13
Birmingham -17 151 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Manchester +1 141 £40,000 - 31
Scotland +31 130 £42,250 -0.58% 17
Buckinghamshire -4 115 £46,500 +3.33% 9
Wales +18 91 £33,750 -8.78% 8
Kent +18 86 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Bristol +36 83 £27,250 -23.23% 11
South Wales +20 77 £33,750 -3.57% 4
Southampton -1 77 £42,500 -5.55% 22
Bracknell -2 75 £52,500 +27.27% 4
Wiltshire +5 72 £32,750 -27.22% 8
Basingstoke +7 65 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Sussex -30 64 £50,000 +11.11% 3

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5283 (45.29%) Firewall
2 4923 (42.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4492 (38.51%) Windows
4 4307 (36.92%) VMware
5 3579 (30.68%) Microsoft
6 3228 (27.67%) WAN
7 3100 (26.58%) CCNP
8 2992 (25.65%) Active Directory
9 2919 (25.02%) LAN
10 2903 (24.89%) CCNA
11 2592 (22.22%) Windows Server
12 2561 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2550 (21.86%) ITIL
14 2385 (20.45%) VPN
15 2362 (20.25%) Juniper
16 2258 (19.36%) Linux
17 2165 (18.56%) Data Centre
18 2143 (18.37%) CheckPoint
19 2130 (18.26%) Cisco ASA
20 1890 (16.20%) HP
21 1773 (15.20%) TCP/IP
22 1762 (15.11%) Citrix
23 1735 (14.87%) Finance
24 1689 (14.48%) MS Exchange
25 1669 (14.31%) SAN
26 1664 (14.26%) DNS
26 1664 (14.26%) Wireless
27 1610 (13.80%) Network Security
28 1606 (13.77%) MPLS
29 1545 (13.24%) 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 1689 (14.48%) MS Exchange
2 769 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 566 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 515 (4.41%) Skype for Business
5 509 (4.36%) IIS
6 445 (3.81%) SharePoint
7 379 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 280 (2.40%) Apache
9 188 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 184 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 183 (1.57%) Tomcat
12 112 (0.96%) OpenStack
13 57 (0.49%) nginx
14 46 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
15 41 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
16 35 (0.30%) Confluence
17 34 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
18 31 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
19 29 (0.25%) WebSphere
20 28 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 1496 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 810 (6.94%) MS Office
3 196 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 42 (0.36%) MS Project
5 37 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.043%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.026%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.009%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 58 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 34 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 30 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 20 (0.17%) Cisco SocialMiner
6 12 (0.10%) Eikon
7 6 (0.051%) Bankmaster
7 6 (0.051%) FastStats
7 6 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.051%) RMDS
8 5 (0.043%) Infor M3
9 4 (0.034%) Magento
9 4 (0.034%) Unica
10 3 (0.026%) Documaker
10 3 (0.026%) Eagle PACE
10 3 (0.026%) LatentZero
10 3 (0.026%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.026%) thinkFolio
11 2 (0.017%) Misys Opics
11 2 (0.017%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 815 (6.99%) Office 365
2 552 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 531 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 240 (2.06%) SaaS
5 232 (1.99%) IaaS
6 136 (1.17%) PaaS
7 96 (0.82%) Mimecast
8 90 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 76 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
10 48 (0.41%) Google Apps
11 26 (0.22%) OneDrive
12 24 (0.21%) OpenShift
13 14 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 13 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
15 11 (0.094%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 10 (0.086%) SoftLayer
17 8 (0.069%) Yammer
18 7 (0.060%) GitHub
19 4 (0.034%) Amazon S3
19 4 (0.034%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5283 (45.29%) Firewall
2 3228 (27.67%) WAN
3 2919 (25.02%) LAN
4 2385 (20.45%) VPN
5 2130 (18.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1773 (15.20%) TCP/IP
7 1669 (14.31%) SAN
8 1664 (14.26%) DNS
8 1664 (14.26%) Wireless
9 1610 (13.80%) Network Security
10 1606 (13.77%) MPLS
11 1545 (13.24%) VoIP
12 1419 (12.16%) BGP
13 1340 (11.49%) OSPF
14 1204 (10.32%) Cisco Nexus
15 1103 (9.46%) DHCP
16 767 (6.58%) VLAN
17 654 (5.61%) EIGRP
18 642 (5.50%) Cisco IOS
19 634 (5.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1037 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 313 (2.68%) MySQL
3 166 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 131 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 106 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 85 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 80 (0.69%) Oracle Database
8 76 (0.65%) Big Data
9 75 (0.64%) DB2
10 53 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 49 (0.42%) Hadoop
12 33 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 30 (0.26%) NoSQL
14 28 (0.24%) Relational Database
15 23 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
18 16 (0.14%) Amazon RDS
18 16 (0.14%) Redis
19 15 (0.13%) DTS
Development Applications
1 73 (0.63%) Git (software)
1 73 (0.63%) JIRA
2 63 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 50 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 36 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 28 (0.24%) Metasploit
6 22 (0.19%) Burp Suite
7 21 (0.18%) Subversion
8 13 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.094%) Vagrant
10 10 (0.086%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.086%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.069%) GCC
11 8 (0.069%) GDB
11 8 (0.069%) git-flow
11 8 (0.069%) Trac
12 7 (0.060%) Hudson
13 6 (0.051%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.043%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (0.034%) Gerrit
General
1 1735 (14.87%) Finance
2 1123 (9.63%) Telecoms
3 466 (3.99%) Banking
4 254 (2.18%) Retail
5 249 (2.13%) Law
6 243 (2.08%) Legal
7 195 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 145 (1.24%) Marketing
9 112 (0.96%) Games
10 111 (0.95%) Publishing
11 86 (0.74%) Back Office
12 85 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 79 (0.68%) German Language
14 76 (0.65%) Advertising
15 71 (0.61%) French Language
16 67 (0.57%) Billing
17 61 (0.52%) Electronics
18 51 (0.44%) Financial Institution
19 35 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
20 34 (0.29%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 3379 (28.97%) Network Engineer
2 1635 (14.02%) Cisco Engineer
3 1388 (11.90%) Analyst
4 1320 (11.32%) Support Engineer
5 1208 (10.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1104 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 821 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 780 (6.69%) Architect
9 776 (6.65%) Consultant
10 764 (6.55%) Security Engineer
11 616 (5.28%) Network Security Engineer
12 545 (4.67%) Network Support
13 507 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 506 (4.34%) Support Analyst
15 453 (3.88%) Administrator
16 445 (3.81%) IT Engineer
17 397 (3.40%) VMware Engineer
18 393 (3.37%) Network Support Engineer
19 389 (3.33%) IT Support
20 385 (3.30%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (2.01%) 802.1X
2 188 (1.61%) Web Services
3 120 (1.03%) XMPP
4 77 (0.66%) Middleware
5 72 (0.62%) LAMP
6 63 (0.54%) .NET
7 60 (0.51%) HTML
8 47 (0.40%) XML
9 40 (0.34%) JSON
10 36 (0.31%) LEMP Stack
11 34 (0.29%) CSS
12 30 (0.26%) VXML
13 29 (0.25%) MAPI
14 27 (0.23%) COM
15 21 (0.18%) SOAP
16 20 (0.17%) Regular Expression
17 15 (0.13%) Memcached
18 14 (0.12%) AngularJS
18 14 (0.12%) WAP
19 13 (0.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2165 (18.56%) Data Centre
2 600 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 408 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 359 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 293 (2.51%) Driving Licence
6 274 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 241 (2.07%) Clustering
7 241 (2.07%) Replication
8 236 (2.02%) Blackberry
9 141 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 135 (1.16%) EMC VNX
10 135 (1.16%) Private Cloud
11 127 (1.09%) iPhone
12 124 (1.06%) IVR
13 113 (0.97%) EqualLogic
14 106 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
15 100 (0.86%) CMDB
15 100 (0.86%) iPad
16 98 (0.84%) PKI
17 93 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4492 (38.51%) Windows
2 2592 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2258 (19.36%) Linux
4 1397 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1387 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 758 (6.50%) Windows 7
7 684 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 599 (5.14%) Unix
9 401 (3.44%) Windows 8
10 320 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 283 (2.43%) CentOS
12 278 (2.38%) Windows 10
13 193 (1.65%) Windows XP
14 174 (1.49%) Ubuntu
15 171 (1.47%) Android
16 168 (1.44%) Solaris
17 126 (1.08%) Mac OS X
18 84 (0.72%) Debian
19 70 (0.60%) Windows Vista
20 64 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2550 (21.86%) ITIL
2 919 (7.88%) Presales
3 810 (6.94%) Project Management
4 708 (6.07%) Load Balancing
5 690 (5.92%) Service Delivery
6 684 (5.86%) Network Design
7 553 (4.74%) Service Management
8 529 (4.53%) Change Management
9 524 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
10 489 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 486 (4.17%) Network Management
12 446 (3.82%) High Availability
13 412 (3.53%) PRINCE2
14 402 (3.45%) Mentoring
15 379 (3.25%) Migration
16 354 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
17 349 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 344 (2.95%) Information Security
19 327 (2.80%) SIEM
20 326 (2.79%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1040 (8.92%) SQL
2 624 (5.35%) PowerShell
3 407 (3.49%) Python
4 329 (2.82%) Perl
5 272 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 178 (1.53%) C
7 144 (1.23%) Ruby
8 128 (1.10%) Java
9 127 (1.09%) PHP
10 61 (0.52%) Shell Script
11 58 (0.50%) VB
12 54 (0.46%) JavaScript
13 49 (0.42%) VBScript
14 44 (0.38%) C++
15 36 (0.31%) C#
16 33 (0.28%) Tcl
17 21 (0.18%) VBA
18 17 (0.15%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.094%) Bourne shell
20 10 (0.086%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4923 (42.20%) Cisco Certification
2 3100 (26.58%) CCNP
3 2903 (24.89%) CCNA
4 1121 (9.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 997 (8.55%) Degree
6 898 (7.70%) CCIE
7 727 (6.23%) MCSE
8 706 (6.05%) Security Cleared
9 645 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 497 (4.26%) SC Cleared
11 413 (3.54%) MCSA
12 356 (3.05%) CCSE
13 331 (2.84%) CCSA
14 283 (2.43%) CCDP
15 275 (2.36%) CISSP
16 262 (2.25%) MCITP
17 249 (2.13%) CCSP
17 249 (2.13%) MCP
18 245 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
19 232 (1.99%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 869 (7.45%) SLA
2 376 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 217 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 111 (0.95%) QA
5 46 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 41 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 26 (0.22%) HIPAA
8 20 (0.17%) COBIT
9 15 (0.13%) SAS 70
10 12 (0.10%) PA-DSS
11 11 (0.094%) RMADS
12 10 (0.086%) DICOM
12 10 (0.086%) GPG13
13 6 (0.051%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 6 (0.051%) ISAE 3402
13 6 (0.051%) ISO27005
14 4 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.034%) ISO22301
15 3 (0.026%) HL7
15 3 (0.026%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2992 (25.65%) Active Directory
2 2561 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1233 (10.57%) Hyper-V
4 869 (7.45%) vSphere
5 525 (4.50%) XenApp
6 393 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
7 255 (2.19%) VMware ESX
8 244 (2.09%) NFS
9 239 (2.05%) XenDesktop
10 184 (1.58%) Terminal Services
11 157 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
12 141 (1.21%) vCloud
13 126 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
14 125 (1.07%) Firmware
15 120 (1.03%) XenServer
16 97 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
17 76 (0.65%) Xen
18 63 (0.54%) ISA Server
18 63 (0.54%) VMware Server
19 58 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 556 (4.77%) SCCM
2 491 (4.21%) Cisco CUCM
3 345 (2.96%) Nagios
4 341 (2.92%) Puppet
5 266 (2.28%) Cisco UCCX
6 254 (2.18%) SCOM
7 195 (1.67%) Backup Exec
8 182 (1.56%) FortiGate
9 170 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
10 167 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
10 167 (1.43%) WSUS
11 163 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
12 151 (1.29%) Ansible
13 122 (1.05%) Cacti
14 120 (1.03%) SCVMM
15 79 (0.68%) NetBackup
16 71 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
17 66 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
17 66 (0.57%) vRealize
18 65 (0.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4307 (36.92%) VMware
2 3579 (30.68%) Microsoft
3 2362 (20.25%) Juniper
4 2143 (18.37%) CheckPoint
5 1890 (16.20%) HP
6 1762 (15.11%) Citrix
7 1383 (11.86%) F5
8 882 (7.56%) NetApp
9 858 (7.36%) Palo Alto
10 732 (6.28%) EMC
11 627 (5.38%) SolarWinds
12 588 (5.04%) Dell
13 559 (4.79%) Oracle
14 555 (4.76%) Avaya
15 518 (4.44%) Red Hat
16 476 (4.08%) Fortinet
17 407 (3.49%) IBM
18 344 (2.95%) Veeam
19 339 (2.91%) Riverbed
20 308 (2.64%) Blue Coat
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Benefits, Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 5 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Amazon
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Life Insuarnc
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package c£100,000+
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: package c£100,000+
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Company + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago