Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 331 335
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 57 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.27% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 1.78% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 7
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +75.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £36,250 £21,900 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,000 £34,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +9.38% +1.05%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,757 2,019 1,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.19% 15.29% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,398 1,618 1,473
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in the North West

Cisco IOS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Merseyside +41 29 £60,000 - 2
Cheshire -29 18 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Manchester +24 10 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (78.95%) WAN
3 43 (75.44%) LAN
3 43 (75.44%) Firewall
4 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (66.67%) CCNP
6 33 (57.89%) VPN
7 32 (56.14%) MPLS
8 30 (52.63%) Wireless
8 30 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (50.88%) SSL
10 27 (47.37%) IPsec
11 26 (45.61%) Kalman Filter
12 25 (43.86%) Network Security
13 23 (40.35%) Windows
13 23 (40.35%) OSPF
13 23 (40.35%) BGP
14 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
14 22 (38.60%) High Availability
15 21 (36.84%) VoIP
16 20 (35.09%) Programme Delivery
17 19 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
17 19 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
18 18 (31.58%) Security Management
19 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Office
19 17 (29.82%) Cisco UCCX
19 17 (29.82%) Cisco CUCM
20 16 (28.07%) Network Management
20 16 (28.07%) Task Automation
20 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) nginx
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (19.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Office 365
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 45 (78.95%) WAN
2 43 (75.44%) Firewall
2 43 (75.44%) LAN
3 33 (57.89%) VPN
4 32 (56.14%) MPLS
5 30 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
5 30 (52.63%) Wireless
6 29 (50.88%) SSL
7 27 (47.37%) IPsec
8 25 (43.86%) Network Security
9 23 (40.35%) BGP
9 23 (40.35%) OSPF
10 22 (38.60%) TCP/IP
11 21 (36.84%) VoIP
12 19 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (26.32%) Multicast
14 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (24.56%) DNS
15 13 (22.81%) EIGRP
15 13 (22.81%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Big Data
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 29 (50.88%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (22.81%) Security Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior Security Engineer
5 10 (17.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) Administrator
7 6 (10.53%) Network Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Cisco Administrator
9 3 (5.26%) Cisco Network Administrator
9 3 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Platform Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.51%) iPad
5 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.75%) Android
8 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Kalman Filter
2 22 (38.60%) High Availability
3 20 (35.09%) Programme Delivery
4 19 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 18 (31.58%) Security Management
6 16 (28.07%) ITIL
6 16 (28.07%) Network Management
6 16 (28.07%) Task Automation
7 15 (26.32%) Change Management
8 14 (24.56%) Patch Management
8 14 (24.56%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (24.56%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (24.56%) Web Filtering
9 13 (22.81%) Mentoring
9 13 (22.81%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (22.81%) SIEM
10 12 (21.05%) Business Continuity
10 12 (21.05%) Project Management
11 11 (19.30%) ITIL V3
11 11 (19.30%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) Python
2 6 (10.53%) Perl
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (66.67%) CCNP
3 16 (28.07%) CCNA
3 16 (28.07%) Degree
4 12 (21.05%) CISSP
5 11 (19.30%) CCDP
6 1 (1.75%) CCIE
6 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) GDPR
1 1 (1.75%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Firmware
2 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.02%) pfSense
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (21.05%) Nessus
2 12 (21.05%) TrustSec
3 4 (7.02%) FortiGate
4 3 (5.26%) SCCM
5 2 (3.51%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (22.81%) F5
3 12 (21.05%) Riverbed
4 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
5 9 (15.79%) VMware
6 6 (10.53%) Meraki
6 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.77%) Juniper
7 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.26%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.51%) EMC
9 2 (3.51%) HP
9 2 (3.51%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (3.51%) Sophos
10 1 (1.75%) Citrix
10 1 (1.75%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.75%) McAfee
10 1 (1.75%) Remedy
10 1 (1.75%) Synology
10 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard