The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK / England
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 88 82
Rank change year-on-year -19 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2291 3060 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.83% 3.13% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.43% 11.52% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2653 2817
Median salary £46,000 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.64% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20040 26563 29059
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 24.73% 27.18% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15860 21573 22956
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in England

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in England

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in England over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in England

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
London 0 878 £52,500 -4.54% 76
South East -8 639 £45,000 - 50
West Midlands +7 171 £45,000 +5.88% 12
North West +20 163 £41,000 +2.50% 26
East of England -32 160 £42,500 -3.94% 15
Yorkshire -42 121 £45,000 +7.14% 15
South West -33 88 £38,000 - 10
East Midlands +16 72 £43,000 +7.50% 6
North East -4 15 £36,500 +28.07% 5
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 3794 (78.60%) Cisco
2 3089 (63.99%) CCNP
3 2656 (55.02%) CCNA
4 2538 (52.58%) Firewall
5 1521 (31.51%) WAN
6 1310 (27.14%) LAN
7 1207 (25.01%) Windows
7 1207 (25.01%) Juniper
8 1093 (22.64%) VPN
9 1091 (22.60%) Cisco ASA
10 1037 (21.48%) BGP
11 1029 (21.32%) Data Centre
12 993 (20.57%) MPLS
13 956 (19.81%) ITIL
14 955 (19.78%) Network Security
15 945 (19.58%) Wireless
16 939 (19.45%) VMware
17 935 (19.37%) OSPF
18 931 (19.29%) Microsoft
19 913 (18.91%) CheckPoint
20 909 (18.83%) CCIE
21 758 (15.70%) DNS
22 755 (15.64%) Palo Alto
23 730 (15.12%) Active Directory
24 729 (15.10%) F5
25 719 (14.90%) Linux
26 685 (14.19%) Cisco Nexus
27 662 (13.71%) Windows Server
28 658 (13.63%) VoIP
29 650 (13.47%) TCP/IP

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 285 (5.90%) MS Exchange
2 139 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 86 (1.78%) IIS
5 79 (1.64%) Skype for Business
6 63 (1.31%) SharePoint
7 33 (0.68%) Apache
8 17 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 15 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 12 (0.25%) IBM Notes
11 12 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.19%) JBoss
13 9 (0.19%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.17%) Confluence
15 7 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.15%) nginx
16 5 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 189 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 113 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 74 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 42 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
7 4 (0.083%) SOLIDWORKS
7 4 (0.083%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.062%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.041%) HipChat
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.021%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.083%) Magento
4 3 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.062%) Workfront
5 1 (0.021%) Cisco SocialMiner
5 1 (0.021%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.021%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 217 (4.50%) Office 365
2 184 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 145 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (1.33%) SaaS
5 52 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 39 (0.81%) IaaS
7 34 (0.70%) PaaS
8 14 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (0.15%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.10%) Akamai
11 5 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.10%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.10%) G Suite
12 4 (0.083%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.083%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.062%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (0.062%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2538 (52.58%) Firewall
2 1521 (31.51%) WAN
3 1310 (27.14%) LAN
4 1093 (22.64%) VPN
5 1091 (22.60%) Cisco ASA
6 1037 (21.48%) BGP
7 993 (20.57%) MPLS
8 955 (19.78%) Network Security
9 945 (19.58%) Wireless
10 935 (19.37%) OSPF
11 758 (15.70%) DNS
12 685 (14.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 658 (13.63%) VoIP
14 650 (13.47%) TCP/IP
15 517 (10.71%) DHCP
16 460 (9.53%) VLAN
17 380 (7.87%) Cisco IOS
18 351 (7.27%) EIGRP
19 282 (5.84%) SAN
20 276 (5.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 37 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (0.75%) MySQL
4 24 (0.50%) Big Data
5 20 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.17%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.10%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.10%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.062%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.062%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.062%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.062%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.062%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.062%) QlikView
12 2 (0.041%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.041%) GIS
Development Applications
1 22 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 19 (0.39%) JIRA
3 12 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.23%) WinDbg
5 8 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.15%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.083%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.062%) Burp Suite
8 3 (0.062%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.062%) Selenium
8 3 (0.062%) Subversion
9 2 (0.041%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.041%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.041%) CodeSonar
9 2 (0.041%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.041%) git-flow
9 2 (0.041%) Redmine
9 2 (0.041%) Robot Framework
9 2 (0.041%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.041%) Trac
General
1 623 (12.91%) Finance
2 569 (11.79%) Telecoms
3 179 (3.71%) Banking
4 124 (2.57%) Retail
5 67 (1.39%) Legal
6 62 (1.28%) Marketing
7 44 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 44 (0.91%) Games
8 38 (0.79%) Back Office
9 37 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 37 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 28 (0.58%) Law
11 27 (0.56%) Investment Banking
12 24 (0.50%) Billing
13 23 (0.48%) French Language
14 22 (0.46%) Advertising
15 19 (0.39%) Electronics
16 16 (0.33%) Automotive
17 13 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2222 (46.03%) Network Engineer
2 886 (18.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 668 (13.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 606 (12.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 515 (10.67%) Support Engineer
6 432 (8.95%) Consultant
7 416 (8.62%) Security Engineer
8 355 (7.35%) Analyst
9 315 (6.53%) Network Security Engineer
10 312 (6.46%) Network Support
11 282 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 276 (5.72%) Architect
13 241 (4.99%) Network Support Engineer
14 236 (4.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 203 (4.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 200 (4.14%) Juniper Engineer
17 199 (4.12%) Network Consultant
18 174 (3.60%) Cisco Support
19 173 (3.58%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
20 159 (3.29%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 73 (1.51%) XMPP
3 31 (0.64%) Web Services
4 21 (0.44%) CSS
5 18 (0.37%) REST
6 17 (0.35%) .NET
7 16 (0.33%) LAMP
7 16 (0.33%) Middleware
8 15 (0.31%) HTML
9 12 (0.25%) XML
10 9 (0.19%) XSLT
11 8 (0.17%) Regular Expression
12 7 (0.15%) Java EE
13 6 (0.12%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.12%) FFmpeg
13 6 (0.12%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (0.12%) STL
14 4 (0.083%) LAPP Stack
14 4 (0.083%) LEMP Stack
14 4 (0.083%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1029 (21.32%) Data Centre
2 230 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 194 (4.02%) Computer Science
4 120 (2.49%) Driving Licence
5 112 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 72 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
7 59 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 54 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
9 51 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
10 38 (0.79%) Clustering
11 36 (0.75%) PKI
12 34 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
13 33 (0.68%) Hedge funds
14 31 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
14 31 (0.64%) IVR
15 30 (0.62%) Replication
15 30 (0.62%) Virtual Team
16 29 (0.60%) Fintech
17 25 (0.52%) BYOD
18 22 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1207 (25.01%) Windows
2 719 (14.90%) Linux
3 662 (13.71%) Windows Server
4 319 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 284 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 209 (4.33%) Unix
7 142 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 131 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 72 (1.49%) Windows 10
10 66 (1.37%) CentOS
11 57 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 56 (1.16%) Windows 8
13 46 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 40 (0.83%) Ubuntu
15 38 (0.79%) Mac OS X
16 33 (0.68%) Solaris
17 22 (0.46%) SUSE
18 18 (0.37%) Android
19 17 (0.35%) Debian
20 16 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 956 (19.81%) ITIL
2 488 (10.11%) Network Design
3 437 (9.05%) Presales
4 357 (7.40%) Network Management
5 317 (6.57%) Load Balancing
6 285 (5.90%) Information Security
7 266 (5.51%) High Availability
8 228 (4.72%) Mentoring
9 215 (4.45%) Network Monitoring
10 207 (4.29%) Project Management
11 177 (3.67%) Cybersecurity
12 174 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 171 (3.54%) Change Management
14 169 (3.50%) Network Architecture
15 165 (3.42%) Time Management
16 162 (3.36%) Migration
17 158 (3.27%) Service Management
18 157 (3.25%) Change Control
19 150 (3.11%) Service Delivery
20 145 (3.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 203 (4.21%) SQL
2 137 (2.84%) Python
3 119 (2.47%) PowerShell
4 82 (1.70%) Perl
5 75 (1.55%) C
6 68 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 45 (0.93%) Java
8 39 (0.81%) PHP
9 31 (0.64%) Shell Script
10 28 (0.58%) VBScript
11 25 (0.52%) JavaScript
12 17 (0.35%) VB
13 16 (0.33%) C++
14 15 (0.31%) C#
15 6 (0.12%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.12%) R
15 6 (0.12%) Ruby
16 5 (0.10%) VBA
17 4 (0.083%) Tcl
18 2 (0.041%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 3089 (63.99%) CCNP
2 2656 (55.02%) CCNA
3 909 (18.83%) CCIE
4 617 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 524 (10.86%) Degree
6 451 (9.34%) MCSE
7 335 (6.94%) CISSP
8 330 (6.84%) Security Cleared
9 258 (5.34%) CCSP
10 229 (4.74%) MCP
11 225 (4.66%) JNCIA
12 217 (4.50%) JNCIP
13 214 (4.43%) MCSA
14 211 (4.37%) CCDP
15 205 (4.25%) SC Cleared
15 205 (4.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 198 (4.10%) CCSE
17 169 (3.50%) CCSA
18 164 (3.40%) CISM
19 132 (2.73%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (6.57%) SLA
2 176 (3.65%) PCI DSS
3 145 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (0.60%) QA
5 28 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
6 15 (0.31%) PMO
7 12 (0.25%) GPG13
8 11 (0.23%) COBIT
9 10 (0.21%) GDPR
10 9 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.10%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.062%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.021%) FISMA
13 1 (0.021%) GCP
13 1 (0.021%) ISO27005
System Software
1 730 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 600 (12.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 352 (7.29%) Hyper-V
4 116 (2.40%) vSphere
5 83 (1.72%) XenApp
6 55 (1.14%) ProxySG
7 51 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
8 48 (0.99%) VMware ESX
9 34 (0.70%) XenDesktop
10 30 (0.62%) Terminal Services
11 26 (0.54%) Firmware
12 22 (0.46%) KVM
13 19 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
14 18 (0.37%) ISA Server
14 18 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
15 17 (0.35%) Snort
16 16 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
17 14 (0.29%) XenServer
18 11 (0.23%) pfSense
18 11 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 300 (6.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 153 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
3 150 (3.11%) FortiGate
4 118 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
5 114 (2.36%) Cisco UCCE
6 91 (1.89%) SCCM
7 80 (1.66%) Nagios
8 66 (1.37%) Puppet
9 36 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
10 34 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
11 33 (0.68%) Cacti
11 33 (0.68%) SCOM
12 31 (0.64%) Cisco CME
12 31 (0.64%) WSUS
13 28 (0.58%) Ansible
14 23 (0.48%) Backup Exec
15 20 (0.41%) OpenNMS
16 18 (0.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 18 (0.37%) vCenter Server
17 17 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3794 (78.60%) Cisco
2 1207 (25.01%) Juniper
3 939 (19.45%) VMware
4 931 (19.29%) Microsoft
5 913 (18.91%) CheckPoint
6 755 (15.64%) Palo Alto
7 729 (15.10%) F5
8 410 (8.49%) HP
9 324 (6.71%) Citrix
10 309 (6.40%) Fortinet
11 270 (5.59%) SolarWinds
12 258 (5.34%) Riverbed
13 167 (3.46%) Aruba
14 161 (3.34%) Avaya
15 153 (3.17%) Meraki
15 153 (3.17%) NetApp
16 133 (2.76%) Blue Coat
17 123 (2.55%) SonicWALL
18 103 (2.13%) Red Hat
19 101 (2.09%) Dell
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Car Allowance, Pension, Career Progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 46,000 + 2,500 on call and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Salary Neg DOE, and full package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+15% bonus+private healthcare+bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + A bag full of bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits, Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday