Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
UK > England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 730 719 652
Rank change year-on-year -11 -67 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 277 412 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 1.83% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 223 312 543
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,160 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,450 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%

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 18,941 22,532 26,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.42% 15.09% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14,975 17,817 21,259
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 2019. 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 +64 135 £55,000 -8.33% 40
Midlands +13 51 £35,000 +7.69% 9
South East +29 40 £57,500 +6.98% 10
East Midlands +25 34 £35,000 -24.73% 7
North of England +21 28 £37,500 -16.67% 3
West Midlands +6 17 £37,500 +15.38% 2
South West -23 16 £50,000 +17.65% 6
North West +12 13 £37,500 -3.85% 1
Yorkshire -4 11 £40,000 -15.79% 2
East of England +45 7 £48,750 -18.75% 3
North East - 4 - -
Cisco IOS
UK

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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.

1 277 (100.00%) Cisco
2 155 (55.96%) Firewall
3 128 (46.21%) Cisco Certification
4 109 (39.35%) LAN
5 108 (38.99%) CCNP
5 108 (38.99%) WAN
6 106 (38.27%) BGP
7 96 (34.66%) Windows
8 91 (32.85%) OSPF
9 84 (30.32%) Cisco ASA
10 83 (29.96%) VPN
11 74 (26.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 71 (25.63%) Microsoft
12 71 (25.63%) CCNA
13 70 (25.27%) Office 365
14 69 (24.91%) Data Centre
15 65 (23.47%) NX-OS
16 63 (22.74%) MPLS
17 55 (19.86%) SAN
17 55 (19.86%) CheckPoint
17 55 (19.86%) VMware
18 54 (19.49%) Juniper
19 53 (19.13%) Finance
20 51 (18.41%) Palo Alto
21 50 (18.05%) DNS
22 49 (17.69%) Azure
22 49 (17.69%) Windows Server
23 48 (17.33%) TCP/IP
24 46 (16.61%) Active Directory
24 46 (16.61%) Linux

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 37 (13.36%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.42%) Skype for Business
3 9 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.44%) IIS
4 4 (1.44%) Jupyter
4 4 (1.44%) nginx
5 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (6.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 70 (25.27%) Office 365
2 49 (17.69%) Azure
3 39 (14.08%) AWS
4 6 (2.17%) G Suite
5 5 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.81%) IaaS
5 5 (1.81%) PaaS
5 5 (1.81%) SaaS
6 3 (1.08%) GCP
7 2 (0.72%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 155 (55.96%) Firewall
2 109 (39.35%) LAN
3 108 (38.99%) WAN
4 106 (38.27%) BGP
5 91 (32.85%) OSPF
6 84 (30.32%) Cisco ASA
7 83 (29.96%) VPN
8 74 (26.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 65 (23.47%) NX-OS
10 63 (22.74%) MPLS
11 55 (19.86%) SAN
12 50 (18.05%) DNS
13 48 (17.33%) TCP/IP
14 45 (16.25%) Wireless
15 33 (11.91%) DHCP
15 33 (11.91%) VLAN
16 31 (11.19%) IPsec
17 30 (10.83%) Wireshark
18 29 (10.47%) EIGRP
18 29 (10.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.44%) InfluxDB
3 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.44%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (5.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.44%) Redmine
General
1 53 (19.13%) Finance
2 20 (7.22%) Banking
3 14 (5.05%) Front Office
4 11 (3.97%) Public Sector
5 9 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.25%) Retail
6 7 (2.53%) Law
6 7 (2.53%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Games
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 140 (50.54%) Network Engineer
2 45 (16.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (7.94%) IT Support
4 20 (7.22%) Lead Network Engineer
5 19 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (6.14%) Support Engineer
7 16 (5.78%) Cisco Engineer
8 15 (5.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (5.05%) Senior IT Support
10 13 (4.69%) Consultant
10 13 (4.69%) IT Engineer
10 13 (4.69%) Network Consultant
11 12 (4.33%) NOC Engineer
12 11 (3.97%) Analyst
13 10 (3.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 10 (3.61%) Network Support
14 8 (2.89%) Firewall Engineer
14 8 (2.89%) Network Support Engineer
14 8 (2.89%) Service Desk Engineer
15 7 (2.53%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.14%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.53%) XMPP
3 6 (2.17%) LDAP
4 5 (1.81%) MAPI
5 4 (1.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (1.44%) Dask
5 4 (1.44%) Django
5 4 (1.44%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (1.44%) NumPy
5 4 (1.44%) Pandas
5 4 (1.44%) POSIX
5 4 (1.44%) Protocol Buffers
5 4 (1.44%) Qt
5 4 (1.44%) SciPy
5 4 (1.44%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.36%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) Jinja
7 1 (0.36%) JSON
7 1 (0.36%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (24.91%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.86%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.33%) Blackberry
6 10 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.25%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.53%) Replication
9 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.81%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.81%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.44%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.44%) Derivative
10 4 (1.44%) Eurex
10 4 (1.44%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.08%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.72%) Social Media
13 1 (0.36%) Chromecast
Operating Systems
1 96 (34.66%) Windows
2 49 (17.69%) Windows Server
3 46 (16.61%) Linux
4 43 (15.52%) Windows 10
5 37 (13.36%) Windows 7
5 37 (13.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (9.75%) Android
8 18 (6.50%) Mac OS
9 13 (4.69%) Unix
10 11 (3.97%) CatOS
11 7 (2.53%) Ubuntu
12 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.81%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.72%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.72%) Solaris
15 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.88%) ITIL
2 36 (13.00%) Network Design
3 28 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 28 (10.11%) Project Management
4 26 (9.39%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (9.03%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 24 (8.66%) Load Balancing
6 24 (8.66%) Migration
7 22 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
8 19 (6.86%) IT Strategy
8 19 (6.86%) Project Delivery
9 18 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (6.50%) Investment Management
10 17 (6.14%) Service Delivery
11 16 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (5.78%) DevOps
12 15 (5.42%) Incident Management
12 15 (5.42%) Proactive Monitoring
12 15 (5.42%) Service Management
13 13 (4.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.94%) Python
2 19 (6.86%) VBA
3 18 (6.50%) C
4 17 (6.14%) PowerShell
5 16 (5.78%) SQL
6 10 (3.61%) Perl
7 6 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.44%) C#
8 4 (1.44%) C++
8 4 (1.44%) F#
8 4 (1.44%) Haskell
8 4 (1.44%) Julia
8 4 (1.44%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.44%) OCaml
8 4 (1.44%) R
8 4 (1.44%) Ruby
9 1 (0.36%) Tcl
9 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (46.21%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (38.99%) CCNP
3 71 (25.63%) CCNA
4 31 (11.19%) Degree
5 30 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (8.66%) CCIE
7 19 (6.86%) MCSE
8 17 (6.14%) Security Cleared
9 11 (3.97%) MCITP
10 10 (3.61%) DV Cleared
10 10 (3.61%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.25%) CCSA
11 9 (3.25%) CCSE
12 5 (1.81%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.44%) CCA
13 4 (1.44%) CCEA
13 4 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (1.08%) JNCIS
14 3 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.86%) SLA
2 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.72%) FedRAMP
3 2 (0.72%) FISMA
3 2 (0.72%) PMO
3 2 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 46 (16.61%) Active Directory
2 32 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.50%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (4.33%) XenDesktop
5 10 (3.61%) Hyper-V
6 9 (3.25%) XenApp
7 8 (2.89%) VMware NSX
8 5 (1.81%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 5 (1.81%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.36%) Firmware
11 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (6.86%) Cisco Prime
2 17 (6.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (3.97%) SCCM
4 9 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (2.53%) Ansible
5 7 (2.53%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (2.53%) vCenter Server
5 7 (2.53%) WhatsUp Gold
6 6 (2.17%) FortiGate
6 6 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.17%) SCOM
7 5 (1.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (1.44%) Icinga
8 4 (1.44%) Nagios
8 4 (1.44%) Nmap
8 4 (1.44%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (1.08%) RANCID
Vendors
1 277 (100.00%) Cisco
2 71 (25.63%) Microsoft
3 55 (19.86%) CheckPoint
3 55 (19.86%) VMware
4 54 (19.49%) Juniper
5 51 (18.41%) Palo Alto
6 42 (15.16%) F5
7 38 (13.72%) Apple
8 36 (13.00%) SolarWinds
9 25 (9.03%) HP
10 24 (8.66%) Citrix
11 23 (8.30%) Fortinet
12 22 (7.94%) Sophos
13 20 (7.22%) Avaya
13 20 (7.22%) Bloomberg
13 20 (7.22%) Reuters
14 17 (6.14%) McAfee
15 16 (5.78%) Arista
16 14 (5.05%) Meraki
17 11 (3.97%) Veeam