The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Cisco Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Cisco Engineer
Rank 882 890 831
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 18 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.018% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 49
Average salary £75,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+93.93% -17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer within the UK.

Senior Cisco Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Cisco Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 17 £75,000 +66.66% 1
West Midlands - 8 £80,000 -
London +7 7 £65,000 +25.60%
Birmingham - 6 £80,000 -
City of London - 3 £75,000 -
Worcester - 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
East of England +9 1 £35,000 -36.36%
South Yorkshire +2 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Yorkshire +2 1 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Sheffield +1 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Peterborough - 1 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (59.38%) OSPF
3 19 (59.38%) Firewall
4 18 (56.25%) BGP
5 16 (50.00%) EIGRP
5 16 (50.00%) CCNP
6 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (43.75%) F5
7 13 (40.63%) CCIE
7 13 (40.63%) VPN
8 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
9 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
9 9 (28.13%) WAN
9 9 (28.13%) LAN
10 8 (25.00%) CCNA
11 7 (21.88%) Finance
11 7 (21.88%) Riverbed
11 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (18.75%) Network Design
12 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
13 5 (15.63%) Wireless
13 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
13 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
14 4 (12.50%) 802.1X
14 4 (12.50%) Avaya
14 4 (12.50%) SSL
14 4 (12.50%) MPLS

Senior Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) OSPF
1 19 (59.38%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) BGP
3 16 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 14 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (40.63%) VPN
6 9 (28.13%) LAN
6 9 (28.13%) WAN
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (15.63%) Wireless
10 4 (12.50%) MPLS
10 4 (12.50%) SSL
10 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (9.38%) SNMP
11 3 (9.38%) Network Security
12 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (6.25%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.38%) Demand Management
3 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) ITSM
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (40.63%) CCIE
4 8 (25.00%) CCNA
5 4 (12.50%) CCVP
6 3 (9.38%) CCSP
7 2 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (6.25%) CCSA
8 1 (3.13%) CCDA
8 1 (3.13%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) CCIP
8 1 (3.13%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) F5
3 7 (21.88%) Riverbed
3 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
4 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.50%) Avaya
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (6.25%) Aruba
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) VMware
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) Cramer