Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cisco IPT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IPT over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1121 1084 1151
Rank change year-on-year -37 +67 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IPT 63 163 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.086% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 102 123
UK median annual salary £48,000 £52,010 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.71% +6.14% -10.91%
10th Percentile £34,625 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +13.10% +12.00%

Cisco IPT 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27826 32033 36606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.97% 16.89% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22571 26294 30201
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco IPT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IPT in the UK

Cisco IPT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco IPT in the UK

Cisco IPT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco IPT over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco IPT in the UK

Cisco IPT
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IPT within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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 -62 51 £45,000 -13.48% 2
UK excluding London -41 33 £47,500 - 1
London +2 30 £48,000 -23.20% 1
Scotland - 12 £70,000 -
South East -1 11 £42,000 -26.96% 1
South West +6 4 £61,750 +13.30%
North of England +1 4 £28,000 -39.46%
North West -10 4 £28,000 -44.00%
East of England -17 1 £52,500 +40.00%
West Midlands - 1 £80,000 -
Midlands - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT.

1 59 (93.65%) Cisco
2 42 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 38 (60.32%) Firewall
4 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (52.38%) LAN
5 33 (52.38%) WAN
6 31 (49.21%) ITIL
7 29 (46.03%) VPN
8 27 (42.86%) Wireless
9 24 (38.10%) CCNP
10 20 (31.75%) Asset Management
11 19 (30.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
12 18 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
13 17 (26.98%) Citrix
13 17 (26.98%) MPLS
13 17 (26.98%) Network Security
14 16 (25.40%) Cisco CUCM
14 16 (25.40%) CCNA
15 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
16 14 (22.22%) Network Design
17 13 (20.63%) IPsec
17 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
17 13 (20.63%) Blackberry
17 13 (20.63%) CCIE
17 13 (20.63%) DNS
17 13 (20.63%) Linux
17 13 (20.63%) DHCP
17 13 (20.63%) PowerShell

Cisco IPT
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 12 (19.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 38 (60.32%) Firewall
3 33 (52.38%) LAN
3 33 (52.38%) WAN
4 29 (46.03%) VPN
5 27 (42.86%) Wireless
6 19 (30.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (26.98%) MPLS
8 17 (26.98%) Network Security
9 13 (20.63%) DHCP
9 13 (20.63%) DNS
9 13 (20.63%) IPsec
10 11 (17.46%) WLAN
11 9 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
11 9 (14.29%) FTP
11 9 (14.29%) Internet
11 9 (14.29%) SSH
11 9 (14.29%) TACACS
12 7 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.46%) Finance
3 9 (14.29%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
5 1 (1.59%) Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Network Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Architect
2 15 (23.81%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (22.22%) Network Architect
4 9 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Support
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.35%) Service Desk Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Voice Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
2 13 (20.63%) Blackberry
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.59%) Eurex
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
6 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Ubuntu
3 6 (9.52%) Windows
4 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.59%) Android
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) Asset Management
3 14 (22.22%) Network Design
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.05%) Network Segmentation
4 12 (19.05%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 12 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
4 12 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
6 9 (14.29%) Change Control
6 9 (14.29%) Change Management
6 9 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 9 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 9 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (38.10%) CCNP
3 16 (25.40%) CCNA
4 13 (20.63%) CCIE
5 12 (19.05%) CISSP
6 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 5 (7.94%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (4.76%) ISEB
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.17%) CCVP
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.59%) CISA
10 1 (1.59%) CISM
10 1 (1.59%) MCP
10 1 (1.59%) MCSA
10 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.35%) GDPR
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) PSD2
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (19.05%) Ansible
2 12 (19.05%) Cisco UCCX
2 12 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (19.05%) Puppet
3 6 (9.52%) SCCM
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco CME
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (4.76%) WSUS
6 2 (3.17%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.17%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (3.17%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 59 (93.65%) Cisco
2 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 17 (26.98%) Citrix
4 12 (19.05%) Charles River
4 12 (19.05%) CyberArk
4 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 12 (19.05%) Varonis
5 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.52%) F5
7 5 (7.94%) Apple
7 5 (7.94%) HP
7 5 (7.94%) Red Box
7 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.35%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.76%) Aruba
9 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.76%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) IronPort
9 3 (4.76%) Juniper
9 3 (4.76%) VMware