The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 645 578
Rank change year-on-year +67 -67  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 310 329 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 1.85% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 262 287 368
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13658 17764 20178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.19% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11101 14730 15997
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in the UK

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in the UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +92 305 £55,000 +10.00% 17
London +63 158 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South East +33 51 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Midlands +40 33 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Surrey +53 25 £60,000 +33.33%
South West +36 20 £55,000 +46.66%
City of London +21 20 £63,750 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire +30 19 £50,000 +98.01% 2
Warwickshire +43 17 £35,000 -22.22%
Redhill - 13 £60,000 -
Dorking +7 12 £41,500 -20.95%
Hampshire +6 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bristol +8 11 £43,000 +14.66%
North West -20 11 £38,500 +58.76%
West Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 11 £50,000 - 1
East of England +3 10 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Leamington Spa - 10 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
North Yorkshire +15 8 £49,500 +35.61% 1
Cheshire - 8 £38,500 -
Oxford -6 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cornwall - 7 £55,000 -
Telford - 6 £35,000 -
Hereford - 6 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 6 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +17 5 £57,500 +15.00%
Essex +5 5 £57,500 +35.29%

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 641 (100.00%) Cisco
2 397 (61.93%) Firewall
3 385 (60.06%) Cisco Certification
4 311 (48.52%) CCNP
5 298 (46.49%) WAN
6 261 (40.72%) F5
7 260 (40.56%) OSPF
8 250 (39.00%) BGP
9 241 (37.60%) LAN
10 240 (37.44%) Cisco ASA
11 228 (35.57%) MPLS
12 206 (32.14%) VPN
13 191 (29.80%) Windows
14 181 (28.24%) VMware
15 180 (28.08%) Network Security
15 180 (28.08%) Data Centre
16 178 (27.77%) CCNA
17 170 (26.52%) CheckPoint
18 158 (24.65%) DNS
18 158 (24.65%) VLAN
19 157 (24.49%) Microsoft
20 154 (24.02%) Juniper
21 139 (21.68%) DHCP
22 138 (21.53%) Cisco Nexus
23 133 (20.75%) Linux
23 133 (20.75%) Wireless
24 128 (19.97%) Finance
25 120 (18.72%) Network Design
25 120 (18.72%) VMware Infrastructure
26 118 (18.41%) TCP/IP

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 52 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.77%) Skype for Business
3 36 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (4.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (2.96%) IIS
6 17 (2.65%) Apache
6 17 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 17 (2.65%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.09%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.99%) Office 365
2 21 (3.28%) SaaS
3 10 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.25%) IaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 397 (61.93%) Firewall
2 298 (46.49%) WAN
3 260 (40.56%) OSPF
4 250 (39.00%) BGP
5 241 (37.60%) LAN
6 240 (37.44%) Cisco ASA
7 228 (35.57%) MPLS
8 206 (32.14%) VPN
9 180 (28.08%) Network Security
10 158 (24.65%) DNS
10 158 (24.65%) VLAN
11 139 (21.68%) DHCP
12 138 (21.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 133 (20.75%) Wireless
14 118 (18.41%) TCP/IP
15 101 (15.76%) EIGRP
16 86 (13.42%) NX-OS
17 84 (13.10%) DMVPN
18 74 (11.54%) IPsec
19 66 (10.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.09%) MariaDB
2 7 (1.09%) MongoDB
2 7 (1.09%) MySQL
2 7 (1.09%) Redis
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.16%) Big Data
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.18%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.31%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 128 (19.97%) Finance
2 70 (10.92%) Telecoms
3 27 (4.21%) Banking
4 20 (3.12%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.18%) Retail
6 7 (1.09%) Back Office
6 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.09%) Publishing
7 6 (0.94%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.62%) Marketing
9 3 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.31%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) German Language
10 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.31%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 345 (53.82%) Network Engineer
2 122 (19.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 108 (16.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 89 (13.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 58 (9.05%) Consultant
6 56 (8.74%) Analyst
7 54 (8.42%) Security Engineer
8 52 (8.11%) Network Consultant
8 52 (8.11%) Support Engineer
9 51 (7.96%) Network Security Engineer
10 44 (6.86%) Network Operations Engineer
11 36 (5.62%) Network Analyst
12 33 (5.15%) Cisco Security Engineer
12 33 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 29 (4.52%) IT Support
14 28 (4.37%) Operations Engineer
14 28 (4.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 28 (4.37%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 24 (3.74%) Juniper Engineer
16 22 (3.43%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.99%) 802.1X
2 15 (2.34%) CSS
3 12 (1.87%) REST
4 10 (1.56%) XMPP
5 9 (1.40%) SAX
6 6 (0.94%) .NET
7 4 (0.62%) HTML
8 3 (0.47%) XML
9 2 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.16%) CSS3
10 1 (0.16%) HTML5
10 1 (0.16%) jQuery
10 1 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.16%) React
10 1 (0.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 180 (28.08%) Data Centre
2 67 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.71%) Linux Command Line
4 28 (4.37%) Blackberry
5 24 (3.74%) Hedge funds
6 20 (3.12%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (2.81%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.65%) iPad
8 17 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
9 13 (2.03%) Fat Client
9 13 (2.03%) Thin Client
10 11 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (1.72%) Fintech
11 10 (1.56%) iPhone
12 7 (1.09%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.09%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.78%) EMC VNX
14 5 (0.78%) Life Science
15 3 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 191 (29.80%) Windows
2 133 (20.75%) Linux
3 104 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 64 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (8.42%) Windows 7
5 54 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (7.96%) Android
7 33 (5.15%) Mac OS X
7 33 (5.15%) Unix
8 29 (4.52%) Windows 10
9 22 (3.43%) CentOS
10 16 (2.50%) Ubuntu
10 16 (2.50%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
11 10 (1.56%) Mac OS
11 10 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.09%) VyOS
13 7 (1.09%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.62%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (18.72%) Network Design
2 109 (17.00%) Load Balancing
3 90 (14.04%) ITIL
4 78 (12.17%) High Availability
5 57 (8.89%) Presales
6 56 (8.74%) Network Monitoring
7 52 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 44 (6.86%) Network Management
9 36 (5.62%) Migration
9 36 (5.62%) Network Architecture
10 28 (4.37%) Change Control
11 27 (4.21%) Change Management
11 27 (4.21%) Service Delivery
12 23 (3.59%) Line Management
13 22 (3.43%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (3.28%) E-Commerce
14 21 (3.28%) Network Planning
15 20 (3.12%) Time Management
16 19 (2.96%) Project Management
17 18 (2.81%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.40%) SQL
2 40 (6.24%) PowerShell
3 28 (4.37%) Perl
4 22 (3.43%) Python
5 14 (2.18%) Bash Shell
5 14 (2.18%) C
5 14 (2.18%) PHP
6 4 (0.62%) VBScript
7 3 (0.47%) Tcl
7 3 (0.47%) VBA
8 1 (0.16%) C#
8 1 (0.16%) C++
8 1 (0.16%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.16%) Java
8 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 385 (60.06%) Cisco Certification
2 311 (48.52%) CCNP
3 178 (27.77%) CCNA
4 97 (15.13%) CCIE
5 68 (10.61%) Degree
6 41 (6.40%) CCIP
6 41 (6.40%) CCSP
7 34 (5.30%) Security Cleared
8 32 (4.99%) SC Cleared
9 30 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 27 (4.21%) CCSE
11 25 (3.90%) CCDA
12 22 (3.43%) JNCIS
13 21 (3.28%) MCP
14 19 (2.96%) MCSA
14 19 (2.96%) MCSE
15 16 (2.50%) JNCIA
16 15 (2.34%) DV Cleared
17 11 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (1.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 19 (2.96%) SLA
3 17 (2.65%) ISO27002
3 17 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.40%) QA
5 3 (0.47%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) COSO
6 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 120 (18.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 86 (13.42%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.99%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.65%) XenApp
5 16 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (2.18%) Firmware
7 10 (1.56%) Terminal Services
7 10 (1.56%) vSphere
8 8 (1.25%) ProxySG
8 8 (1.25%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.09%) Docker
9 7 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (1.09%) ISA Server
9 7 (1.09%) pfSense
10 5 (0.78%) Snort
10 5 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.62%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.47%) KVM
12 3 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (2.96%) Cisco Prime
1 19 (2.96%) vCenter Server
2 18 (2.81%) SCCM
3 15 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.34%) Puppet
4 14 (2.18%) Ansible
5 13 (2.03%) AirWatch
6 10 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (1.56%) Nagios
7 9 (1.40%) FortiGate
8 8 (1.25%) WSUS
9 7 (1.09%) Juju
9 7 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.47%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.47%) SCOM
10 3 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.47%) vRealize
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.31%) HP NNM
11 2 (0.31%) Plesk
Vendors
1 641 (100.00%) Cisco
2 261 (40.72%) F5
3 181 (28.24%) VMware
4 170 (26.52%) CheckPoint
5 157 (24.49%) Microsoft
6 154 (24.02%) Juniper
7 99 (15.44%) Palo Alto
8 61 (9.52%) Citrix
9 60 (9.36%) SolarWinds
10 46 (7.18%) Fortinet
11 43 (6.71%) Riverbed
12 32 (4.99%) NetApp
13 31 (4.84%) Blue Coat
14 28 (4.37%) HP
15 22 (3.43%) Bloomberg
16 21 (3.28%) Cyberoam
16 21 (3.28%) Sun
17 19 (2.96%) Forcepoint
17 19 (2.96%) Reuters
18 18 (2.81%) Apple
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+15% bonus+private healthcare+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
UCL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
York
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago