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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 37 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 5465 5795 6269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.74% 5.31% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 13.16% 11.64% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4482 4874 5121
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
41523 49766 54178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.58% 45.63% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33440 40824 42856
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
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 30 September 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 September 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 +9 5128 £45,000 - 492
London -1 1809 £52,500 +5.00% 151
South East +5 1465 £45,000 - 129
Berkshire +1 426 £52,500 +10.52% 35
West Midlands +3 391 £40,000 -3.61% 40
East of England +2 319 £42,500 -1.16% 36
North West +8 317 £37,500 -6.25% 54
South West +20 309 £37,500 -6.25% 25
Yorkshire -10 307 £40,000 -4.76% 26
Surrey 0 301 £45,000 - 24
Hampshire +17 280 £40,000 -5.88% 32
City of London -19 246 £52,500 - 38
West Yorkshire -1 244 £40,000 -5.88% 22
Reading +3 201 £60,000 +33.33% 17
Manchester +10 196 £38,000 -10.11% 34
Birmingham -8 189 £40,000 -12.08% 11
Leeds +3 186 £40,000 -11.11% 15
East Midlands +23 167 £35,000 -6.66% 20
Hertfordshire +9 167 £45,000 - 13
Buckinghamshire +2 147 £41,000 +2.50% 10
Kent +16 133 £38,250 -0.64% 5
Scotland -2 95 £35,000 -17.12% 12
Southampton +25 91 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wales +24 91 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Wiltshire +11 84 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Bristol +31 76 £42,500 - 4
Gloucestershire +18 68 £44,000 +13.54% 8
Cheshire +6 68 £35,000 -20.00% 15
West Sussex +4 66 £50,000 +5.26% 3
South Wales +16 62 £42,500 - 8

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4994 (45.30%) Firewall
2 4594 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4253 (38.58%) Windows
4 4086 (37.06%) VMware
5 3248 (29.46%) Microsoft
6 3007 (27.27%) WAN
7 2903 (26.33%) Active Directory
8 2859 (25.93%) CCNP
9 2759 (25.02%) LAN
10 2748 (24.93%) CCNA
11 2530 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2468 (22.39%) ITIL
13 2350 (21.32%) Windows Server
14 2215 (20.09%) Linux
15 2200 (19.95%) VPN
16 2089 (18.95%) Data Centre
17 2082 (18.88%) Juniper
18 2047 (18.57%) CheckPoint
19 1863 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
20 1728 (15.67%) HP
21 1700 (15.42%) Finance
22 1678 (15.22%) DNS
23 1648 (14.95%) TCP/IP
24 1592 (14.44%) Citrix
25 1552 (14.08%) Wireless
26 1546 (14.02%) MS Exchange
27 1529 (13.87%) SAN
28 1512 (13.71%) Network Security
29 1496 (13.57%) MPLS
30 1444 (13.10%) 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 1546 (14.02%) MS Exchange
2 673 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 535 (4.85%) IIS
4 470 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 391 (3.55%) Skype for Business
6 390 (3.54%) SharePoint
7 317 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 304 (2.76%) Apache
9 169 (1.53%) Tomcat
10 134 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 133 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
12 102 (0.93%) OpenStack
13 52 (0.47%) nginx
14 38 (0.34%) WebSphere
15 37 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
16 33 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
17 31 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
18 30 (0.27%) Confluence
19 29 (0.26%) JBoss
20 24 (0.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1397 (12.67%) MS Excel
2 664 (6.02%) MS Office
3 145 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 56 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (0.39%) MS Project
6 6 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.027%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.027%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.009%) HipChat
9 1 (0.009%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.17%) Cisco SocialMiner
4 16 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 14 (0.13%) Eikon
6 7 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.045%) RMDS
8 4 (0.036%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.027%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.027%) FastStats
9 3 (0.027%) LatentZero
9 3 (0.027%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.027%) Misys Opics
9 3 (0.027%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.027%) Unica
10 2 (0.018%) assyst
10 2 (0.018%) Bankmaster
10 2 (0.018%) Line 500
10 2 (0.018%) Magento
10 2 (0.018%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 834 (7.56%) Office 365
2 587 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 547 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 262 (2.38%) SaaS
5 251 (2.28%) IaaS
6 136 (1.23%) PaaS
7 100 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 99 (0.90%) Mimecast
9 71 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
10 38 (0.34%) OpenShift
11 36 (0.33%) Google Apps
12 29 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
13 23 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
14 19 (0.17%) OneDrive
15 16 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
15 16 (0.15%) SoftLayer
16 10 (0.091%) Amazon ELB
17 7 (0.063%) Amazon S3
17 7 (0.063%) Bluemix
18 5 (0.045%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4994 (45.30%) Firewall
2 3007 (27.27%) WAN
3 2759 (25.02%) LAN
4 2200 (19.95%) VPN
5 1863 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
6 1678 (15.22%) DNS
7 1648 (14.95%) TCP/IP
8 1552 (14.08%) Wireless
9 1529 (13.87%) SAN
10 1512 (13.71%) Network Security
11 1496 (13.57%) MPLS
12 1444 (13.10%) VoIP
13 1331 (12.07%) BGP
14 1212 (10.99%) OSPF
15 1187 (10.77%) DHCP
16 1069 (9.70%) Cisco Nexus
17 769 (6.98%) VLAN
18 602 (5.46%) Cisco IOS
18 602 (5.46%) EIGRP
19 588 (5.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 938 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 288 (2.61%) MySQL
3 165 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 92 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 85 (0.77%) DB2
7 74 (0.67%) MongoDB
8 60 (0.54%) Oracle Database
9 57 (0.52%) Big Data
10 44 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 33 (0.30%) Relational Database
13 30 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
14 26 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (0.19%) OLAP
16 21 (0.19%) OLTP
16 21 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
16 21 (0.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 66 (0.60%) JIRA
2 64 (0.58%) Git (software)
3 48 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 41 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
5 28 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 21 (0.19%) Subversion
7 16 (0.15%) Metasploit
8 14 (0.13%) Vagrant
9 11 (0.100%) JMeter
10 10 (0.091%) Burp Suite
11 9 (0.082%) GCC
11 9 (0.082%) GDB
11 9 (0.082%) Trac
11 9 (0.082%) Travis CI
12 7 (0.063%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.063%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (0.063%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.036%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.027%) GitLab
14 3 (0.027%) Hudson
General
1 1700 (15.42%) Finance
2 1145 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 412 (3.74%) Banking
4 269 (2.44%) Retail
5 259 (2.35%) Legal
6 258 (2.34%) Law
7 165 (1.50%) Marketing
8 158 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 117 (1.06%) Publishing
10 106 (0.96%) Games
11 90 (0.82%) Back Office
12 72 (0.65%) Advertising
13 71 (0.64%) German Language
14 63 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 58 (0.53%) French Language
16 57 (0.52%) Billing
17 51 (0.46%) Electronics
18 48 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
19 36 (0.33%) Financial Institution
20 28 (0.25%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 3163 (28.69%) Network Engineer
2 1367 (12.40%) Cisco Engineer
3 1306 (11.85%) Analyst
4 1201 (10.89%) Support Engineer
5 1063 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1017 (9.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 837 (7.59%) Architect
8 784 (7.11%) Senior Network Engineer
9 683 (6.20%) Security Engineer
10 582 (5.28%) Consultant
11 525 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
12 492 (4.46%) Network Support
13 460 (4.17%) Administrator
14 458 (4.15%) Support Analyst
15 446 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 387 (3.51%) IT Engineer
17 378 (3.43%) IT Support
18 367 (3.33%) VMware Engineer
19 356 (3.23%) Network Support Engineer
20 343 (3.11%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (1.94%) 802.1X
2 198 (1.80%) Web Services
3 107 (0.97%) XMPP
4 87 (0.79%) Middleware
5 69 (0.63%) HTML
5 69 (0.63%) LAMP
6 54 (0.49%) .NET
7 49 (0.44%) XML
8 45 (0.41%) JSON
9 35 (0.32%) CSS
10 28 (0.25%) LEMP Stack
11 27 (0.24%) LAPP Stack
11 27 (0.24%) SOAP
12 25 (0.23%) VXML
13 22 (0.20%) jQuery
14 21 (0.19%) Flash
14 21 (0.19%) Regular Expression
15 18 (0.16%) AngularJS
15 18 (0.16%) HTML5
16 17 (0.15%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2089 (18.95%) Data Centre
2 615 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 404 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 351 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 286 (2.59%) Driving Licence
6 242 (2.20%) Clustering
7 224 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
8 198 (1.80%) Replication
9 168 (1.52%) Blackberry
10 140 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 134 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
12 132 (1.20%) EMC VNX
13 126 (1.14%) IVR
14 113 (1.02%) CMDB
15 111 (1.01%) iPhone
16 110 (1.00%) Private Cloud
17 107 (0.97%) PKI
18 105 (0.95%) Statistics
19 96 (0.87%) Virtual Team
20 88 (0.80%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4253 (38.58%) Windows
2 2350 (21.32%) Windows Server
3 2215 (20.09%) Linux
4 1240 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1165 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 708 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 566 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 559 (5.07%) Unix
9 347 (3.15%) Windows 8
10 337 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 259 (2.35%) Windows 10
12 252 (2.29%) CentOS
13 206 (1.87%) Solaris
14 144 (1.31%) Android
14 144 (1.31%) Mac OS X
14 144 (1.31%) Ubuntu
15 140 (1.27%) Windows XP
16 80 (0.73%) Debian
17 53 (0.48%) AIX
17 53 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2468 (22.39%) ITIL
2 885 (8.03%) Presales
3 834 (7.56%) Project Management
4 683 (6.20%) Network Design
5 667 (6.05%) Service Delivery
6 599 (5.43%) Load Balancing
7 535 (4.85%) Service Management
8 524 (4.75%) Change Management
9 483 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 452 (4.10%) Network Management
11 437 (3.96%) Network Monitoring
12 422 (3.83%) High Availability
13 407 (3.69%) Mentoring
14 391 (3.55%) PRINCE2
15 377 (3.42%) Migration
16 376 (3.41%) Change Control
17 341 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
18 339 (3.07%) Incident Management
19 333 (3.02%) ITIL V3
20 330 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1022 (9.27%) SQL
2 619 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 386 (3.50%) Python
4 326 (2.96%) Perl
5 220 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 177 (1.61%) C
7 147 (1.33%) Ruby
8 134 (1.22%) Java
9 128 (1.16%) PHP
10 72 (0.65%) JavaScript
11 64 (0.58%) VB
12 58 (0.53%) VBScript
13 53 (0.48%) C++
13 53 (0.48%) Shell Script
14 50 (0.45%) C#
15 19 (0.17%) Tcl
16 18 (0.16%) T-SQL
17 14 (0.13%) Objective-C
18 10 (0.091%) Bourne shell
18 10 (0.091%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4594 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2859 (25.93%) CCNP
3 2748 (24.93%) CCNA
4 1128 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 959 (8.70%) Degree
6 771 (6.99%) CCIE
7 694 (6.29%) MCSE
8 660 (5.99%) Security Cleared
9 548 (4.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 461 (4.18%) SC Cleared
11 445 (4.04%) MCSA
12 304 (2.76%) MCITP
13 295 (2.68%) CCSE
14 264 (2.39%) MCP
15 246 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
16 240 (2.18%) CCDP
17 236 (2.14%) CISSP
18 234 (2.12%) CCSA
19 209 (1.90%) JNCIA
20 189 (1.71%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 847 (7.68%) SLA
2 395 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 325 (2.95%) PCI DSS
4 127 (1.15%) QA
5 46 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 33 (0.30%) HIPAA
7 25 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.17%) COBIT
9 14 (0.13%) GPG13
10 11 (0.100%) PA-DSS
11 8 (0.073%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 8 (0.073%) PMBOK
12 7 (0.063%) JSP 440
12 7 (0.063%) RMADS
13 4 (0.036%) ISAE 3402
13 4 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 4 (0.036%) ISO27005
14 3 (0.027%) BS7799
14 3 (0.027%) DICOM
14 3 (0.027%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2903 (26.33%) Active Directory
2 2530 (22.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1252 (11.36%) Hyper-V
4 778 (7.06%) vSphere
5 518 (4.70%) XenApp
6 329 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
7 278 (2.52%) VMware ESX
8 204 (1.85%) XenDesktop
9 196 (1.78%) NFS
10 170 (1.54%) Terminal Services
11 158 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
12 144 (1.31%) vCloud
13 134 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
14 115 (1.04%) Firmware
15 87 (0.79%) Xen
16 81 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 79 (0.72%) XenServer
18 68 (0.62%) KVM
19 64 (0.58%) ISA Server
20 58 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 537 (4.87%) SCCM
2 379 (3.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 362 (3.28%) Puppet
4 287 (2.60%) Nagios
5 217 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
6 213 (1.93%) SCOM
7 211 (1.91%) FortiGate
8 189 (1.71%) WSUS
9 185 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
10 175 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
11 170 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
12 153 (1.39%) Backup Exec
13 137 (1.24%) Ansible
14 108 (0.98%) SCVMM
15 95 (0.86%) NetBackup
16 81 (0.73%) Cacti
17 66 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
18 47 (0.43%) Nessus
18 47 (0.43%) vRealize
19 43 (0.39%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4086 (37.06%) VMware
2 3248 (29.46%) Microsoft
3 2082 (18.88%) Juniper
4 2047 (18.57%) CheckPoint
5 1728 (15.67%) HP
6 1592 (14.44%) Citrix
7 1280 (11.61%) F5
8 874 (7.93%) Palo Alto
9 782 (7.09%) NetApp
10 731 (6.63%) EMC
11 515 (4.67%) SolarWinds
12 513 (4.65%) Dell
13 489 (4.44%) Oracle
14 478 (4.34%) Avaya
15 471 (4.27%) Red Hat
16 466 (4.23%) Fortinet
17 361 (3.27%) IBM
18 332 (3.01%) Meraki
19 322 (2.92%) Riverbed
20 293 (2.66%) Veeam
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 1 hour ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Attractive Bens Package.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus + excellent benefits pack
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
PDP London
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 4 hours ago