Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 349 328
Rank change year-on-year +23 -21 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 47 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.36% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.39% 1.08% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 26
North West median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,900 £40,750 £48,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +8.70%

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 1964 1943 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.86% 15.57% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1607 1517
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £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 November 2017.

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 November 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
Cheshire -1 33 £42,750 +25.74% 1
Manchester -16 11 £51,500 +39.19% 1
Merseyside - 1 - -
Cisco IOS
England

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

1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (95.74%) VPN
2 45 (95.74%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (91.49%) BGP
3 43 (91.49%) Firewall
4 40 (85.11%) Wireless
5 39 (82.98%) WAN
6 38 (80.85%) EIGRP
7 37 (78.72%) OSPF
8 36 (76.60%) LAN
9 35 (74.47%) IPsec
10 34 (72.34%) CCNP
11 31 (65.96%) Load Balancing
11 31 (65.96%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (63.83%) F5
13 29 (61.70%) MPLS
13 29 (61.70%) SSL
14 26 (55.32%) Ethernet
15 25 (53.19%) DNS
15 25 (53.19%) DHCP
16 23 (48.94%) NX-OS
17 21 (44.68%) IP Telephony
18 20 (42.55%) Network Security
18 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
18 20 (42.55%) Finance
19 19 (40.43%) ITIL
19 19 (40.43%) Degree
20 18 (38.30%) Kalman Filter
21 16 (34.04%) TACACS
21 16 (34.04%) Cisco PIX

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 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (95.74%) VPN
2 43 (91.49%) BGP
2 43 (91.49%) Firewall
3 40 (85.11%) Wireless
4 39 (82.98%) WAN
5 38 (80.85%) EIGRP
6 37 (78.72%) OSPF
7 36 (76.60%) LAN
8 35 (74.47%) IPsec
9 31 (65.96%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (61.70%) MPLS
10 29 (61.70%) SSL
11 26 (55.32%) Ethernet
12 25 (53.19%) DHCP
12 25 (53.19%) DNS
13 23 (48.94%) NX-OS
14 21 (44.68%) IP Telephony
15 20 (42.55%) Network Security
16 16 (34.04%) Cisco PIX
16 16 (34.04%) TACACS
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Network Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Operations Engineer
4 11 (23.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IP Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Lead Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Service Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Firewall Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco Field Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) IT Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Network Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) CSS
2 7 (14.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (10.64%) Life Science
5 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Load Balancing
2 19 (40.43%) ITIL
3 18 (38.30%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (27.66%) Service Management
5 11 (23.40%) ITIL V3
5 11 (23.40%) ITSM
6 8 (17.02%) Asset Management
7 6 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (10.64%) Web Filtering
9 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.38%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.38%) Network Management
10 3 (6.38%) Runbook
11 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.13%) Network Design
12 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
12 1 (2.13%) Product Management
12 1 (2.13%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Python
2 5 (10.64%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (95.74%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (72.34%) CCNP
3 19 (40.43%) Degree
4 14 (29.79%) CCNA
5 7 (14.89%) CCIE
6 5 (10.64%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) Cacti
2 8 (17.02%) FortiGate
3 5 (10.64%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (63.83%) F5
3 16 (34.04%) Riverbed
4 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
5 11 (23.40%) SolarWinds
6 9 (19.15%) Juniper
7 6 (12.77%) IronPort
7 6 (12.77%) Polycom
7 6 (12.77%) Siemens
8 5 (10.64%) BT
9 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
10 3 (6.38%) 3Com
10 3 (6.38%) HP
11 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.13%) Mitel
11 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.13%) VMware