Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 144 165
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 32 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.05% 0.13% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 0.82% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 14
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £34,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.12% +3.03% -22.35%
10th Percentile £29,300 £31,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £34,400 £39,275
North West median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +32.35% +3.03% -22.35%

Cisco IOS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 520 365 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.02% 16.32% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 380 282 428
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,081 £69,125
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Cheshire

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in Cheshire

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in Cheshire

Cisco IOS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 20 £40,500 - 1
Knutsford - 3 £60,000 -
Cisco IOS
North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (96.88%) VPN
2 31 (96.88%) Wireless
3 29 (90.63%) WAN
4 28 (87.50%) OSPF
4 28 (87.50%) BGP
4 28 (87.50%) EIGRP
4 28 (87.50%) Firewall
4 28 (87.50%) Load Balancing
5 23 (71.88%) DHCP
5 23 (71.88%) DNS
6 21 (65.63%) MPLS
6 21 (65.63%) SSL
6 21 (65.63%) LAN
6 21 (65.63%) IPsec
6 21 (65.63%) F5
6 21 (65.63%) NX-OS
7 20 (62.50%) CCNP
8 18 (56.25%) Ethernet
8 18 (56.25%) IP Telephony
9 17 (53.13%) Degree
9 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (53.13%) ITIL
10 14 (43.75%) TACACS
10 14 (43.75%) Riverbed
10 14 (43.75%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (43.75%) Finance
11 13 (40.63%) CCNA
11 13 (40.63%) Data Centre

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 31 (96.88%) VPN
1 31 (96.88%) Wireless
2 29 (90.63%) WAN
3 28 (87.50%) BGP
3 28 (87.50%) EIGRP
3 28 (87.50%) Firewall
3 28 (87.50%) OSPF
4 23 (71.88%) DHCP
4 23 (71.88%) DNS
5 21 (65.63%) IPsec
5 21 (65.63%) LAN
5 21 (65.63%) MPLS
5 21 (65.63%) NX-OS
5 21 (65.63%) SSL
6 18 (56.25%) Ethernet
6 18 (56.25%) IP Telephony
7 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (43.75%) Cisco PIX
8 14 (43.75%) TACACS
9 12 (37.50%) VoIP
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Service Operations Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Field Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 17 (53.13%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) Service Management
4 11 (34.38%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 10 (31.25%) ITSM
6 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.25%) Network Management
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Runbook
9 1 (3.13%) Change Control
9 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.13%) Product Management
9 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (62.50%) CCNP
3 17 (53.13%) Degree
4 13 (40.63%) CCNA
5 6 (18.75%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) MCITP
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) F5
3 14 (43.75%) Riverbed
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) 3Com
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Mitel
7 1 (3.13%) VMware