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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - 116
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.92% - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.37% - 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Median salary £33,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.77% +12.50%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 157 223 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.47% 16.97% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 120 161 242
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Northwich - 6 £32,000 -
Chester - 1 £34,000 -
Cisco IOS
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) vSphere
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) EMC VNX
6 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) EMC
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
7 5 (35.71%) Juniper
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
8 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP

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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) VLAN
3 7 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 4 (28.57%) IGRP
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Line Management
1 2 (14.29%) Network Management
1 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) VCAP
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) EMC
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Draytek
6 2 (14.29%) 3Com
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Meraki