The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 230 243
Rank change year-on-year +25 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 28 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.66% 1.05% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 8
Median salary £45,000 £29,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.54% -34.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 765 1051 1235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.64% 20.01% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 634 865 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in the South West

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in the South West

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in the South West

Cisco IOS
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -14 10 £43,000 +28.35%
Cornwall - 9 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 9 £45,000 -
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (57.14%) CCNP
4 19 (54.29%) Python
5 16 (45.71%) VMware
5 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (42.86%) BGP
6 15 (42.86%) EIGRP
6 15 (42.86%) LAN
7 14 (40.00%) WAN
8 13 (37.14%) Linux
8 13 (37.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (34.29%) Junos
10 11 (31.43%) Puppet
10 11 (31.43%) CentOS
10 11 (31.43%) Open Source
10 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
10 11 (31.43%) Juju
10 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (31.43%) DevOps
10 11 (31.43%) Ansible
10 11 (31.43%) Docker
10 11 (31.43%) Private Cloud
10 11 (31.43%) SDLC
10 11 (31.43%) Task Automation
10 11 (31.43%) Perl
10 11 (31.43%) PHP
10 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
10 11 (31.43%) Internet
10 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) BGP
1 15 (42.86%) EIGRP
1 15 (42.86%) LAN
2 14 (40.00%) WAN
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (34.29%) Junos
5 11 (31.43%) Internet
6 8 (22.86%) NX-OS
6 8 (22.86%) OSPF
6 8 (22.86%) Wireshark
7 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (17.14%) MPLS
8 6 (17.14%) SNMP
8 6 (17.14%) VLAN
8 6 (17.14%) VPN
9 5 (14.29%) Network Security
10 4 (11.43%) BIG-IP
10 4 (11.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (11.43%) IPsec
10 4 (11.43%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 10 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (31.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (2.86%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Private Cloud
2 8 (22.86%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) CentOS
2 11 (31.43%) Ubuntu
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Configuration Management
1 11 (31.43%) DevOps
1 11 (31.43%) Open Source
1 11 (31.43%) SDLC
1 11 (31.43%) Task Automation
2 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.86%) Capacity Management
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
3 8 (22.86%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (22.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (22.86%) Security Patching
3 8 (22.86%) Service Management
4 6 (17.14%) Network Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Python
2 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
2 11 (31.43%) Perl
2 11 (31.43%) PHP
3 8 (22.86%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCNP
3 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
3 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) CCNA
5 4 (11.43%) CCIE
5 4 (11.43%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Docker
3 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Ansible
1 11 (31.43%) Juju
1 11 (31.43%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco LMS
2 8 (22.86%) Nagios
2 8 (22.86%) Opsview
2 8 (22.86%) vCenter Server
3 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
5 5 (14.29%) Juniper
6 4 (11.43%) Aruba
6 4 (11.43%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.71%) Mitel
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft