The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 894 850 874
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Network Engineer 13 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.024% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 16
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%

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
109120 101188 111394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.25% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 88233 84007 95056
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Cisco Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -44 7 £45,000 -
Scotland - 6 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 6 £40,000 -
South East -22 4 £43,750 -
London -6 2 £52,250 +4.50%
Hampshire -6 2 £45,000 -
Portsmouth -13 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -50 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Docklands, London - 1 £51,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (81.48%) CCNP
4 17 (62.96%) WAN
5 15 (55.56%) MPLS
5 15 (55.56%) OSPF
6 13 (48.15%) Firewall
6 13 (48.15%) VPN
6 13 (48.15%) CCNA
7 12 (44.44%) BGP
8 11 (40.74%) IPsec
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
10 8 (29.63%) Frame Relay
10 8 (29.63%) VSAT
11 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
12 5 (18.52%) CCIE
13 4 (14.81%) Internet
13 4 (14.81%) Network Management
13 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
13 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
14 3 (11.11%) HP
14 3 (11.11%) VoIP
15 2 (7.41%) IPv4
15 2 (7.41%) IPv6
15 2 (7.41%) CCIP
15 2 (7.41%) DWDM
15 2 (7.41%) Juniper
15 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
15 2 (7.41%) Project Management

Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) WAN
2 15 (55.56%) MPLS
2 15 (55.56%) OSPF
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) VPN
4 12 (44.44%) BGP
5 11 (40.74%) IPsec
6 9 (33.33%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) Frame Relay
7 8 (29.63%) VSAT
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (7.41%) DWDM
10 2 (7.41%) IPv4
10 2 (7.41%) IPv6
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
11 1 (3.70%) Wireless
11 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
1 4 (14.81%) Network Management
1 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.41%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Network Design
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCNA
4 5 (18.52%) CCIE
5 2 (7.41%) CCIP
5 2 (7.41%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix