Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 334 332 326
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 33 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 1.69% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 20
North West median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% +23.64% -35.29%
10th Percentile £36,100 £25,500 £20,975
90th Percentile £53,900 £48,075 £43,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +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 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 1,807 1,897 1,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.29% 15.34% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,436 1,522 1,407
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,489 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Cheshire -18 23 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Manchester -5 9 £51,500 +39.19% 2
Merseyside - 1 - - 7
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (93.94%) VPN
2 31 (93.94%) WAN
2 31 (93.94%) Firewall
3 30 (90.91%) BGP
4 29 (87.88%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (84.85%) EIGRP
5 28 (84.85%) Wireless
6 27 (81.82%) LAN
7 26 (78.79%) IPsec
8 25 (75.76%) SSL
9 24 (72.73%) OSPF
10 22 (66.67%) Load Balancing
11 21 (63.64%) F5
11 21 (63.64%) MPLS
11 21 (63.64%) DNS
11 21 (63.64%) CCNP
11 21 (63.64%) DHCP
12 19 (57.58%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (54.55%) Data Centre
13 18 (54.55%) NX-OS
14 14 (42.42%) Network Security
14 14 (42.42%) Ethernet
15 13 (39.39%) Finance
15 13 (39.39%) IP Telephony
16 11 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
16 11 (33.33%) Riverbed
16 11 (33.33%) TACACS
16 11 (33.33%) ITIL
16 11 (33.33%) VoIP

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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (93.94%) Firewall
1 31 (93.94%) VPN
1 31 (93.94%) WAN
2 30 (90.91%) BGP
3 28 (84.85%) EIGRP
3 28 (84.85%) Wireless
4 27 (81.82%) LAN
5 26 (78.79%) IPsec
6 25 (75.76%) SSL
7 24 (72.73%) OSPF
8 21 (63.64%) DHCP
8 21 (63.64%) DNS
8 21 (63.64%) MPLS
9 19 (57.58%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (54.55%) NX-OS
11 14 (42.42%) Ethernet
11 14 (42.42%) Network Security
12 13 (39.39%) IP Telephony
13 11 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Network Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Service Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IP Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Network Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) 802.1X
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (15.15%) Life Science
4 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (24.24%) Service Management
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 6 (18.18%) ITSM
5 6 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Web Filtering
8 1 (3.03%) Product Management
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) C
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (63.64%) CCNP
3 10 (30.30%) CCNA
3 10 (30.30%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
5 2 (6.06%) MCITP
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Cacti
2 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (63.64%) F5
3 11 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
5 6 (18.18%) IronPort
5 6 (18.18%) Polycom
5 6 (18.18%) Siemens
6 2 (6.06%) BT
6 2 (6.06%) Juniper
6 2 (6.06%) Mitel
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) McAfee