Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 617 717 628
Rank change year-on-year +100 -89 +100
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 675 636 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 1.85% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 581 548 736
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.81% +1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,175 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -

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 28460 34446 39101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 16.99% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23095 28606 31542
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cisco IOS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco IOS in the UK

Cisco IOS
Top 14 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 6 months to 21 July 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
England +105 660 £52,500 +7.14% 28
UK excluding London +137 375 £45,000 +1.12% 13
London +43 298 £60,000 +12.15% 16
South East +55 101 £47,500 +5.56% 5
North of England +50 90 £42,500 +60.38% 2
East of England +33 66 £54,000 +27.06% 1
Midlands +39 59 £39,000 -5.45% 4
Yorkshire +65 54 £42,500 +14.86% 1
West Midlands +30 50 £39,000 -8.24% 1
South West +35 46 £45,000 +52.54%
North West +15 36 £43,750 +75.00% 1
Wales +7 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +17 9 £34,000 -15.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 675 (100.00%) Cisco
2 380 (56.30%) Firewall
3 325 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
4 321 (47.56%) WAN
5 291 (43.11%) BGP
6 274 (40.59%) OSPF
7 263 (38.96%) CCNP
7 263 (38.96%) VPN
8 254 (37.63%) LAN
9 241 (35.70%) VMware
10 235 (34.81%) Cisco ASA
11 228 (33.78%) Windows
12 211 (31.26%) MPLS
13 204 (30.22%) F5
14 180 (26.67%) Microsoft
15 169 (25.04%) DNS
15 169 (25.04%) Data Centre
16 167 (24.74%) Linux
17 162 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
18 156 (23.11%) DHCP
19 155 (22.96%) Juniper
20 154 (22.81%) CheckPoint
21 150 (22.22%) Network Security
22 139 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
22 139 (20.59%) VLAN
23 135 (20.00%) Active Directory
24 134 (19.85%) Finance
25 132 (19.56%) Windows Server
26 131 (19.41%) EIGRP
27 129 (19.11%) CCNA

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 60 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 34 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (3.41%) Skype for Business
5 18 (2.67%) IIS
6 15 (2.22%) Apache
6 15 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.04%) CMS
8 7 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.04%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 40 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Eikon
1 1 (0.15%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 49 (7.26%) Office 365
2 32 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.30%) IaaS
4 27 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (3.26%) PaaS
6 8 (1.19%) SaaS
7 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.15%) GitHub
8 1 (0.15%) Slack
8 1 (0.15%) Trello
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 380 (56.30%) Firewall
2 321 (47.56%) WAN
3 291 (43.11%) BGP
4 274 (40.59%) OSPF
5 263 (38.96%) VPN
6 254 (37.63%) LAN
7 235 (34.81%) Cisco ASA
8 211 (31.26%) MPLS
9 169 (25.04%) DNS
10 162 (24.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 156 (23.11%) DHCP
12 150 (22.22%) Network Security
13 139 (20.59%) VLAN
14 131 (19.41%) EIGRP
15 109 (16.15%) VoIP
16 107 (15.85%) IPsec
16 107 (15.85%) TCP/IP
17 106 (15.70%) Wireless
18 103 (15.26%) NX-OS
19 97 (14.37%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.19%) MongoDB
2 8 (1.19%) MySQL
3 7 (1.04%) MariaDB
3 7 (1.04%) Redis
4 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.11%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 134 (19.85%) Finance
2 64 (9.48%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.89%) Banking
4 19 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.63%) Back Office
6 10 (1.48%) Retail
7 9 (1.33%) Law
8 8 (1.19%) Publishing
9 7 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.89%) Automotive
11 4 (0.59%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.44%) Marketing
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
13 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Games
14 1 (0.15%) Legal
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 328 (48.59%) Network Engineer
2 113 (16.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 94 (13.93%) Senior Network Engineer
4 86 (12.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 47 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 44 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
7 43 (6.37%) Security Engineer
8 39 (5.78%) Architect
9 38 (5.63%) Support Engineer
10 35 (5.19%) Analyst
10 35 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
11 34 (5.04%) Consultant
11 34 (5.04%) Network Operations Engineer
12 33 (4.89%) Design Engineer
13 28 (4.15%) Network Consultant
13 28 (4.15%) WAN Engineer
14 26 (3.85%) Network Specialist
15 25 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
15 25 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
16 23 (3.41%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.78%) XMPP
2 27 (4.00%) 802.1X
3 20 (2.96%) CSS
3 20 (2.96%) SAML
4 18 (2.67%) HTML
4 18 (2.67%) XML
5 12 (1.78%) REST
6 8 (1.19%) .NET
7 4 (0.59%) Web Services
8 3 (0.44%) Middleware
9 2 (0.30%) React
10 1 (0.15%) Ajax
10 1 (0.15%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.15%) CSS3
10 1 (0.15%) Flask
10 1 (0.15%) Jinja
10 1 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.15%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 169 (25.04%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (7.11%) Linux Command Line
4 39 (5.78%) Blackberry
5 30 (4.44%) Hedge funds
6 23 (3.41%) PKI
7 21 (3.11%) Computer Science
8 20 (2.96%) Private Cloud
9 16 (2.37%) Fat Client
9 16 (2.37%) Thin Client
9 16 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
11 11 (1.63%) Clustering
12 10 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 9 (1.33%) iPad
14 8 (1.19%) Eurex
14 8 (1.19%) RSA SecurID
15 7 (1.04%) Management Information System
15 7 (1.04%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 228 (33.78%) Windows
2 167 (24.74%) Linux
3 132 (19.56%) Windows Server
4 86 (12.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (12.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (7.85%) Unix
7 52 (7.70%) Android
8 50 (7.41%) Windows 7
9 46 (6.81%) Windows 10
10 42 (6.22%) CentOS
11 28 (4.15%) Ubuntu
12 20 (2.96%) Mac OS X
13 15 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (1.04%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.89%) VyOS
16 6 (0.89%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
18 3 (0.44%) CatOS
19 1 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (15.41%) Load Balancing
2 89 (13.19%) ITIL
3 82 (12.15%) Network Design
4 62 (9.19%) Mentoring
5 47 (6.96%) High Availability
5 47 (6.96%) Presales
6 45 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 44 (6.52%) Service Management
8 43 (6.37%) E-Commerce
9 41 (6.07%) Kalman Filter
9 41 (6.07%) Network Management
10 29 (4.30%) Change Management
11 28 (4.15%) Configuration Management
12 27 (4.00%) DevOps
12 27 (4.00%) IT Strategy
13 26 (3.85%) Open Source
13 26 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (3.70%) Migration
14 25 (3.70%) Task Automation
15 24 (3.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (9.04%) Python
2 51 (7.56%) SQL
3 50 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 45 (6.67%) Perl
5 28 (4.15%) Bash Shell
6 26 (3.85%) PHP
7 24 (3.56%) C
8 4 (0.59%) C++
8 4 (0.59%) Java
8 4 (0.59%) Ruby
9 3 (0.44%) VBA
10 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.30%) Tcl
10 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.30%) VBScript
11 1 (0.15%) C#
11 1 (0.15%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 325 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 263 (38.96%) CCNP
3 129 (19.11%) CCNA
4 90 (13.33%) Degree
5 74 (10.96%) CCIE
6 41 (6.07%) Security Cleared
7 38 (5.63%) SC Cleared
8 36 (5.33%) CCIP
9 32 (4.74%) CCDA
10 27 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (3.56%) CCSE
12 21 (3.11%) CCSP
13 20 (2.96%) DV Cleared
13 20 (2.96%) MCSE
14 16 (2.37%) CCDP
14 16 (2.37%) JNCIP
15 14 (2.07%) CCSA
15 14 (2.07%) JNCIS
15 14 (2.07%) MCP
15 14 (2.07%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.74%) SLA
2 23 (3.41%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 15 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.04%) PMO
System Software
1 139 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 135 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 52 (7.70%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.11%) Docker
5 17 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.22%) vSphere
7 13 (1.93%) Firmware
8 12 (1.78%) Snort
9 9 (1.33%) pfSense
10 7 (1.04%) ProxySG
10 7 (1.04%) XenApp
11 6 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.59%) GPFS
12 4 (0.59%) LXC
12 4 (0.59%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.44%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.44%) vCloud
13 3 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (4.44%) Puppet
2 29 (4.30%) Nagios
2 29 (4.30%) vCenter Server
3 27 (4.00%) Ansible
4 26 (3.85%) SCCM
5 21 (3.11%) AirWatch
5 21 (3.11%) FortiGate
6 20 (2.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 19 (2.81%) Cacti
7 19 (2.81%) Juju
8 13 (1.93%) Cisco LMS
8 13 (1.93%) Cisco UCCX
9 12 (1.78%) Opsview
10 10 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
10 10 (1.48%) WSUS
11 8 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
11 8 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
12 7 (1.04%) SCOM
13 5 (0.74%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 675 (100.00%) Cisco
2 241 (35.70%) VMware
3 204 (30.22%) F5
4 180 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 155 (22.96%) Juniper
6 154 (22.81%) CheckPoint
7 117 (17.33%) Palo Alto
8 69 (10.22%) Citrix
9 53 (7.85%) Riverbed
10 49 (7.26%) SolarWinds
11 41 (6.07%) Red Hat
12 34 (5.04%) Blue Coat
12 34 (5.04%) Fortinet
12 34 (5.04%) HP
13 33 (4.89%) Arista
13 33 (4.89%) Bloomberg
13 33 (4.89%) Meraki
13 33 (4.89%) NetApp
14 32 (4.74%) Reuters
15 23 (3.41%) Nimble Storage
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