Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 595 666 646
Rank change year-on-year +71 -20 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 684 605 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.98% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 605 505 654
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £33,850 £27,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26312 30545 34920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.10% 16.95% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21469 25279 28946
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in England

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in England

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in England

Cisco IOS
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 IOS within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
London +52 319 £60,000 +20.00% 14
North of England +72 110 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East of England +60 94 £55,000 +25.71% 1
South East -4 78 £47,000 +4.44% 6
Yorkshire +69 58 £42,500 - 1
North West +19 52 £45,000 +32.35% 2
South West +39 48 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Midlands -14 36 £37,500 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -8 22 £39,000 -2.50% 2
East Midlands +15 14 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Cisco IOS
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 684 (100.00%) Cisco
2 368 (53.80%) Cisco Certification
3 356 (52.05%) WAN
4 355 (51.90%) Firewall
5 345 (50.44%) BGP
6 296 (43.27%) LAN
7 288 (42.11%) CCNP
8 283 (41.37%) OSPF
9 260 (38.01%) VPN
10 252 (36.84%) MPLS
11 224 (32.75%) Cisco ASA
12 215 (31.43%) EIGRP
13 213 (31.14%) Cisco Nexus
14 212 (30.99%) VMware
15 199 (29.09%) Windows
16 196 (28.65%) Microsoft
17 191 (27.92%) Data Centre
18 176 (25.73%) VoIP
19 174 (25.44%) Finance
20 167 (24.42%) Active Directory
21 166 (24.27%) IPsec
22 165 (24.12%) DNS
23 156 (22.81%) DHCP
24 148 (21.64%) Network Security
25 146 (21.35%) Wireless
25 146 (21.35%) F5
26 138 (20.18%) Palo Alto
27 134 (19.59%) Linux
28 133 (19.44%) Juniper
29 128 (18.71%) CCNA

Cisco IOS
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 59 (8.63%) MS Exchange
2 50 (7.31%) CMS
3 37 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 29 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 20 (2.92%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.73%) Apache
8 5 (0.73%) nginx
9 4 (0.58%) Confluence
9 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.58%) IIS
9 4 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.58%) uWSGI
10 2 (0.29%) WordPress
11 1 (0.15%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 41 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.15%) Eikon
1 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 60 (8.77%) Office 365
2 44 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (3.51%) IaaS
5 22 (3.22%) PaaS
6 8 (1.17%) GitHub
7 5 (0.73%) SaaS
8 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.15%) G Suite
10 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 356 (52.05%) WAN
2 355 (51.90%) Firewall
3 345 (50.44%) BGP
4 296 (43.27%) LAN
5 283 (41.37%) OSPF
6 260 (38.01%) VPN
7 252 (36.84%) MPLS
8 224 (32.75%) Cisco ASA
9 215 (31.43%) EIGRP
10 213 (31.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 176 (25.73%) VoIP
12 166 (24.27%) IPsec
13 165 (24.12%) DNS
14 156 (22.81%) DHCP
15 148 (21.64%) Network Security
16 146 (21.35%) Wireless
17 115 (16.81%) NX-OS
18 98 (14.33%) Junos
19 96 (14.04%) TCP/IP
20 88 (12.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.73%) MySQL
2 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.58%) MariaDB
4 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (3.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 18 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.05%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.75%) JIRA
5 8 (1.17%) SoapUI
5 8 (1.17%) Zephyr
6 4 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (0.58%) Subversion
7 2 (0.29%) Metasploit
General
1 174 (25.44%) Finance
2 75 (10.96%) Banking
3 61 (8.92%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.07%) Financial Institution
5 17 (2.49%) Law
6 11 (1.61%) Retail
7 9 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.17%) Publishing
9 7 (1.02%) Automotive
10 6 (0.88%) Games
11 4 (0.58%) Advertising
11 4 (0.58%) Back Office
11 4 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Legal
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
13 2 (0.29%) Marketing
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 330 (48.25%) Network Engineer
2 128 (18.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 103 (15.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 94 (13.74%) Senior Network Engineer
5 50 (7.31%) Architect
6 44 (6.43%) Security Engineer
7 42 (6.14%) Analyst
8 41 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (5.85%) Operations Engineer
10 29 (4.24%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 29 (4.24%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 28 (4.09%) Design Engineer
12 27 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
13 26 (3.80%) Network Security Engineer
13 26 (3.80%) Support Engineer
13 26 (3.80%) Team Leader
14 25 (3.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 25 (3.65%) Network Operations Engineer
14 25 (3.65%) WAN Engineer
15 24 (3.51%) LAN/WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.99%) XMPP
2 35 (5.12%) 802.1X
2 35 (5.12%) HTML
3 32 (4.68%) XML
4 21 (3.07%) SAML
5 11 (1.61%) CSS
6 9 (1.32%) REST
7 8 (1.17%) JSON
7 8 (1.17%) SOAP
7 8 (1.17%) Web Services
7 8 (1.17%) WebSockets
8 5 (0.73%) .NET
9 4 (0.58%) Django
9 4 (0.58%) FreeSWITCH
9 4 (0.58%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (0.58%) PHP-FPM
9 4 (0.58%) WSGI
10 3 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.44%) Middleware
11 2 (0.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 191 (27.92%) Data Centre
2 54 (7.89%) Clustering
3 43 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.29%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.97%) Linux Command Line
5 33 (4.82%) Blackberry
6 27 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
7 26 (3.80%) PKI
8 25 (3.65%) Private Cloud
9 23 (3.36%) Eurex
9 23 (3.36%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.32%) Life Science
13 8 (1.17%) RSA SecurID
14 6 (0.88%) Replication
15 5 (0.73%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.73%) iPad
15 5 (0.73%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 199 (29.09%) Windows
2 134 (19.59%) Linux
3 95 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 95 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (7.60%) Android
6 51 (7.46%) Windows 7
7 47 (6.87%) Windows 10
8 45 (6.58%) Unix
9 31 (4.53%) Mac OS X
10 29 (4.24%) CentOS
11 22 (3.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (3.07%) Ubuntu
13 12 (1.75%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.88%) CatOS
14 6 (0.88%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.58%) Debian
15 4 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (14.33%) ITIL
2 92 (13.45%) Network Design
3 88 (12.87%) Load Balancing
4 79 (11.55%) Service Management
5 57 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
6 54 (7.89%) Network Management
7 46 (6.73%) Mentoring
8 44 (6.43%) E-Commerce
8 44 (6.43%) Kalman Filter
9 39 (5.70%) Line Management
10 38 (5.56%) Migration
11 35 (5.12%) Root Cause Analysis
12 33 (4.82%) Incident Management
13 31 (4.53%) Configuration Management
13 31 (4.53%) Project Management
14 28 (4.09%) Capacity Management
15 27 (3.95%) IT Strategy
15 27 (3.95%) Security Patching
16 25 (3.65%) ITSM
16 25 (3.65%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 81 (11.84%) Python
2 45 (6.58%) SQL
3 42 (6.14%) PowerShell
4 32 (4.68%) Perl
5 22 (3.22%) Bash Shell
6 20 (2.92%) C
6 20 (2.92%) PHP
7 15 (2.19%) Java
8 9 (1.32%) Tcl
9 7 (1.02%) C++
9 7 (1.02%) Ruby
10 5 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 368 (53.80%) Cisco Certification
2 288 (42.11%) CCNP
3 128 (18.71%) CCNA
4 123 (17.98%) CCIE
5 114 (16.67%) Degree
6 57 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 55 (8.04%) CCVP
8 54 (7.89%) SC Cleared
9 37 (5.41%) CCIP
9 37 (5.41%) JNCIP
10 33 (4.82%) DV Cleared
11 31 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (4.09%) CCNP Voice
13 26 (3.80%) CCDA
14 22 (3.22%) Computer Science Degree
14 22 (3.22%) MCSE
15 21 (3.07%) Network+ Certification
16 20 (2.92%) CCSA
17 19 (2.78%) CCDP
18 18 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.29%) SLA
2 25 (3.65%) PMO
3 12 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.17%) QA
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 167 (24.42%) Active Directory
2 125 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (6.43%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.49%) Docker
5 13 (1.90%) vSphere
6 12 (1.75%) XenApp
7 10 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.17%) Firmware
9 7 (1.02%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.88%) KVM
11 4 (0.58%) BIND 9
11 4 (0.58%) Kamailio
11 4 (0.58%) Postfix
11 4 (0.58%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.44%) GPFS
12 3 (0.44%) LXC
12 3 (0.44%) vCloud
12 3 (0.44%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 80 (11.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 63 (9.21%) Cisco UCCX
3 57 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 50 (7.31%) Nagios
5 48 (7.02%) SCCM
6 45 (6.58%) Cacti
7 26 (3.80%) Cisco LMS
7 26 (3.80%) Opsview
8 23 (3.36%) Puppet
9 21 (3.07%) FortiGate
10 20 (2.92%) Ansible
10 20 (2.92%) SCOM
11 19 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
12 18 (2.63%) AirWatch
13 16 (2.34%) Juju
14 13 (1.90%) vCenter Server
15 12 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
16 9 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
16 9 (1.32%) WSUS
17 8 (1.17%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 684 (100.00%) Cisco
2 212 (30.99%) VMware
3 196 (28.65%) Microsoft
4 146 (21.35%) F5
5 138 (20.18%) Palo Alto
6 133 (19.44%) Juniper
7 125 (18.27%) CheckPoint
8 76 (11.11%) Riverbed
9 75 (10.96%) Citrix
10 56 (8.19%) Arista
10 56 (8.19%) SolarWinds
11 47 (6.87%) Meraki
12 37 (5.41%) Fortinet
13 36 (5.26%) Red Hat
14 29 (4.24%) HP
15 26 (3.80%) Apple
15 26 (3.80%) Bloomberg
15 26 (3.80%) NetApp
16 23 (3.36%) NICE Systems
16 23 (3.36%) Reuters