Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 593 608
Rank change year-on-year -72 +15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 535 668 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 2.41% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 470 508 691
England median annual salary £57,500 £47,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.69% -5.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +5.26%

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 25,211 27,669 33,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.29% 16.71% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20,543 22,610 27,910
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,275 £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 23 February 2018.

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 23 February 2018. 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 -30 272 £60,000 +16.50% 28
East of England +64 88 £62,500 +32.98% 4
South East -104 79 £52,500 +10.53% 16
North of England -15 49 £44,000 +22.48% 16
South West +32 31 £42,500 +30.77% 3
North West -23 29 £42,750 +25.74% 7
Yorkshire +13 20 £44,000 +22.48% 8
Midlands -47 17 £29,000 -27.50% 5
West Midlands -36 12 £33,500 -16.25% 4
East Midlands -19 5 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Cisco IOS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco IOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 535 (100.00%) Cisco
2 298 (55.70%) Cisco Certification
3 282 (52.71%) WAN
4 280 (52.34%) Firewall
5 275 (51.40%) BGP
6 248 (46.36%) CCNP
7 230 (42.99%) LAN
8 224 (41.87%) Cisco ASA
9 217 (40.56%) MPLS
10 202 (37.76%) OSPF
11 198 (37.01%) VPN
12 190 (35.51%) VMware
13 185 (34.58%) Data Centre
14 181 (33.83%) Cisco Nexus
15 173 (32.34%) EIGRP
16 163 (30.47%) DNS
17 159 (29.72%) Network Security
18 156 (29.16%) CheckPoint
19 155 (28.97%) F5
20 148 (27.66%) Finance
21 145 (27.10%) Palo Alto
22 135 (25.23%) DHCP
23 134 (25.05%) IPsec
24 125 (23.36%) Active Directory
25 123 (22.99%) NX-OS
26 122 (22.80%) VoIP
26 122 (22.80%) Windows
27 119 (22.24%) VMware Infrastructure
28 117 (21.87%) Microsoft
29 112 (20.93%) Wireless

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 44 (8.22%) CMS
2 36 (6.73%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.93%) Skype for Business
4 17 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (2.80%) nginx
6 12 (2.24%) Confluence
6 12 (2.24%) uWSGI
7 11 (2.06%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.75%) Apache
8 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.37%) IIS
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.19%) Site Server
10 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 52 (9.72%) Office 365
2 43 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (5.42%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.24%) Akamai
5 9 (1.68%) SaaS
6 8 (1.50%) GitHub
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
8 2 (0.37%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 282 (52.71%) WAN
2 280 (52.34%) Firewall
3 275 (51.40%) BGP
4 230 (42.99%) LAN
5 224 (41.87%) Cisco ASA
6 217 (40.56%) MPLS
7 202 (37.76%) OSPF
8 198 (37.01%) VPN
9 181 (33.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 173 (32.34%) EIGRP
11 163 (30.47%) DNS
12 159 (29.72%) Network Security
13 135 (25.23%) DHCP
14 134 (25.05%) IPsec
15 123 (22.99%) NX-OS
16 122 (22.80%) VoIP
17 112 (20.93%) Wireless
18 88 (16.45%) SSL
19 73 (13.64%) NetScaler
20 71 (13.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.24%) MariaDB
1 12 (2.24%) MySQL
1 12 (2.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.75%) Big Data
4 3 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 20 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.74%) JIRA
3 17 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (2.24%) Subversion
5 8 (1.50%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.50%) SoapUI
5 8 (1.50%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.19%) Metasploit
General
1 148 (27.66%) Finance
2 64 (11.96%) Banking
3 33 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.93%) Retail
5 16 (2.99%) Law
6 10 (1.87%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.31%) Marketing
9 6 (1.12%) Games
10 5 (0.93%) Legal
11 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.56%) Automotive
12 3 (0.56%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Front Office
13 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 247 (46.17%) Network Engineer
2 107 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 78 (14.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 72 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 46 (8.60%) Security Engineer
6 38 (7.10%) Systems Engineer
7 35 (6.54%) Support Engineer
8 33 (6.17%) Consultant
9 31 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 31 (5.79%) Network Consultant
9 31 (5.79%) Team Leader
10 28 (5.23%) Cisco Consultant
10 28 (5.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
11 26 (4.86%) Analyst
11 26 (4.86%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 26 (4.86%) Network Security Consultant
11 26 (4.86%) Security Consultant
12 25 (4.67%) Network Team Leader
13 24 (4.49%) Network Operations Team Leader
13 24 (4.49%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.53%) HTML
1 51 (9.53%) XMPP
2 45 (8.41%) XML
3 24 (4.49%) 802.1X
4 17 (3.18%) LDAP
5 12 (2.24%) Django
5 12 (2.24%) FreeSWITCH
5 12 (2.24%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (2.24%) PHP-FPM
5 12 (2.24%) WSGI
6 8 (1.50%) CSS
6 8 (1.50%) JSON
6 8 (1.50%) REST
6 8 (1.50%) SOAP
6 8 (1.50%) WebSockets
7 4 (0.75%) SAML
8 3 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.56%) POSIX
8 3 (0.56%) Web Services
9 1 (0.19%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 185 (34.58%) Data Centre
2 62 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.41%) Clustering
3 45 (8.41%) Computer Science
4 30 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
5 26 (4.86%) Blackberry
6 22 (4.11%) Hedge funds
6 22 (4.11%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (2.62%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.43%) Replication
9 12 (2.24%) Wiki
10 11 (2.06%) Eurex
11 10 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.68%) iPad
13 6 (1.12%) iPhone
14 5 (0.93%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.93%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
16 3 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 122 (22.80%) Windows
2 86 (16.07%) Linux
3 59 (11.03%) Windows Server
4 56 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (8.41%) Windows 7
7 38 (7.10%) Android
8 32 (5.98%) Windows 10
9 25 (4.67%) Unix
10 18 (3.36%) Mac OS X
11 13 (2.43%) Ubuntu
12 12 (2.24%) Debian
13 10 (1.87%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.50%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (1.12%) CentOS
17 3 (0.56%) Solaris
17 3 (0.56%) SUSE
17 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (11.03%) Network Design
2 53 (9.91%) ITIL
2 53 (9.91%) Mentoring
3 50 (9.35%) Network Monitoring
4 49 (9.16%) E-Commerce
5 48 (8.97%) Network Management
5 48 (8.97%) Service Management
6 46 (8.60%) Load Balancing
7 33 (6.17%) Incident Management
7 33 (6.17%) Line Management
8 30 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 27 (5.05%) Security Architecture
10 26 (4.86%) Security Patching
11 24 (4.49%) Capacity Management
12 22 (4.11%) DevOps
12 22 (4.11%) Migration
13 20 (3.74%) Configuration Management
14 19 (3.55%) Project Management
15 18 (3.36%) High Availability
15 18 (3.36%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 78 (14.58%) Python
2 47 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 30 (5.61%) SQL
4 17 (3.18%) Bash Shell
5 16 (2.99%) Perl
6 12 (2.24%) PHP
7 11 (2.06%) Java
8 4 (0.75%) C
9 3 (0.56%) C++
9 3 (0.56%) Ruby
10 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 298 (55.70%) Cisco Certification
2 248 (46.36%) CCNP
3 103 (19.25%) CCIE
4 74 (13.83%) Degree
5 59 (11.03%) CCNA
6 47 (8.79%) CCVP
7 35 (6.54%) Security Cleared
8 33 (6.17%) SC Cleared
9 29 (5.42%) DV Cleared
10 27 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
11 20 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (3.55%) CCDP
12 19 (3.55%) CCNP Voice
13 17 (3.18%) CCIP
14 16 (2.99%) CCDE
15 15 (2.80%) MCSE
16 13 (2.43%) CCDA
16 13 (2.43%) JNCIP
17 11 (2.06%) CISSP
18 10 (1.87%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.36%) PMO
2 29 (5.42%) SLA
3 8 (1.50%) QA
4 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.37%) GDPR
5 2 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (23.36%) Active Directory
2 119 (22.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.23%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (4.30%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.36%) XenApp
6 17 (3.18%) XenDesktop
7 16 (2.99%) VMware NSX
8 13 (2.43%) vSphere
9 12 (2.24%) BIND 9
9 12 (2.24%) Kamailio
9 12 (2.24%) Postfix
10 8 (1.50%) XenServer
11 5 (0.93%) NFS
12 3 (0.56%) Firmware
12 3 (0.56%) vCloud
13 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.19%) KVM
14 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 80 (14.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 50 (9.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 49 (9.16%) Nagios
4 47 (8.79%) Cisco UCCE
5 35 (6.54%) Puppet
6 31 (5.79%) Cacti
7 29 (5.42%) SCCM
8 24 (4.49%) Cisco LMS
8 24 (4.49%) Opsview
9 19 (3.55%) AirWatch
10 13 (2.43%) FortiGate
10 13 (2.43%) vCenter Server
11 12 (2.24%) HAProxy
11 12 (2.24%) Munin
11 12 (2.24%) SCOM
11 12 (2.24%) vRealize
12 11 (2.06%) Cisco Prime
12 11 (2.06%) Terraform
13 9 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (0.93%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 535 (100.00%) Cisco
2 190 (35.51%) VMware
3 156 (29.16%) CheckPoint
4 155 (28.97%) F5
5 145 (27.10%) Palo Alto
6 117 (21.87%) Microsoft
7 108 (20.19%) Juniper
8 86 (16.07%) Citrix
9 63 (11.78%) Arista
10 62 (11.59%) Riverbed
11 48 (8.97%) Fortinet
12 41 (7.66%) Sourcefire
13 40 (7.48%) Meraki
13 40 (7.48%) SolarWinds
14 34 (6.36%) Blue Coat
15 29 (5.42%) HP
16 23 (4.30%) Infoblox
17 22 (4.11%) IronPort
17 22 (4.11%) NetApp
18 21 (3.93%) Apple