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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco IOS
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 778 551 305
Rank change year-on-year -227 -246 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 94 47 5
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.12% 0.13% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.19% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 5
10th Percentile £33,875 £25,000 £48,900
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,813 £51,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.91% +1.85% -36.47%
75th Percentile £83,000 £63,750 -
90th Percentile - £65,875 £62,100
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,201 3,935 1,181
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 11.92% 10.79% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,398 2,985 960
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,148
25th Percentile £41,543 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £74,250 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

Cisco IOS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Cisco IOS trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cisco IOS.

Cisco IOS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cisco IOS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Cisco IOS over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Cisco IOS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, Cisco IOS job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 64 (68.09%) Firewall
3 55 (58.51%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (53.19%) BGP
5 37 (39.36%) Agile
6 32 (34.04%) OSPF
7 31 (32.98%) MPLS
8 29 (30.85%) CCNP
8 29 (30.85%) Social Skills
9 28 (29.79%) Palo Alto
9 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 28 (29.79%) Windows
9 28 (29.79%) VMware
9 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (28.72%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (27.66%) Azure
12 25 (26.60%) Network Design
12 25 (26.60%) VPN
13 24 (25.53%) Fortinet
13 24 (25.53%) F5
14 23 (24.47%) Microsoft 365
14 23 (24.47%) Security Cleared
15 22 (23.40%) Active Directory
16 21 (22.34%) Python
16 21 (22.34%) ITIL
16 21 (22.34%) Network Architecture
16 21 (22.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 20 (21.28%) Business Case
17 20 (21.28%) Cisco ISE
18 19 (20.21%) Android

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 15 (15.96%) Confluence
2 8 (8.51%) Apache
2 8 (8.51%) IIS
2 8 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.66%) Azure
2 23 (24.47%) Microsoft 365
3 12 (12.77%) AWS
4 8 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (8.51%) Google Workspace
5 4 (4.26%) GCP
5 4 (4.26%) SaaS
6 2 (2.13%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.06%) IaaS
7 1 (1.06%) Lucidchart
7 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 64 (68.09%) Firewall
2 50 (53.19%) BGP
3 32 (34.04%) OSPF
4 31 (32.98%) MPLS
5 27 (28.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (26.60%) VPN
7 20 (21.28%) Cisco ISE
8 19 (20.21%) IOS XR
9 18 (19.15%) VLAN
10 17 (18.09%) DNS
11 16 (17.02%) IPsec
11 16 (17.02%) WAN
11 16 (17.02%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (15.96%) DMVPN
12 15 (15.96%) VoIP
12 15 (15.96%) VXLAN
13 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
14 12 (12.77%) DHCP
14 12 (12.77%) LAN
14 12 (12.77%) SSL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.15%) Git (software)
1 18 (19.15%) Sonatype Nexus
2 15 (15.96%) JIRA
3 4 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (30.85%) Social Skills
2 21 (22.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 18 (19.15%) Finance
4 17 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (18.09%) Public Sector
5 15 (15.96%) Police
6 6 (6.38%) Games
6 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
7 5 (5.32%) Legal
8 2 (2.13%) Banking
8 2 (2.13%) French Language
9 1 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (57.45%) Network Engineer
2 23 (24.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (18.09%) Design Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Network Design Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Senior Design Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (11.70%) Analyst
5 11 (11.70%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) IT Support
8 5 (5.32%) Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Network Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) JSON
1 16 (17.02%) XML
2 15 (15.96%) Spine.js
3 3 (3.19%) ARM Templates
3 3 (3.19%) XMPP
4 1 (1.06%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 15 (15.96%) Cyberattack
3 12 (12.77%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.51%) Smartphone
5 4 (4.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.06%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.06%) Handset
7 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.79%) Windows
2 19 (20.21%) Android
3 17 (18.09%) Windows 10
4 13 (13.83%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.57%) Mac OS
6 4 (4.26%) Linux
6 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.19%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) CatOS
8 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Agile
2 25 (26.60%) Network Design
3 21 (22.34%) ITIL
3 21 (22.34%) Network Architecture
4 20 (21.28%) Business Case
5 19 (20.21%) Configuration Management
6 16 (17.02%) DevOps
6 16 (17.02%) Requirements Gathering
6 16 (17.02%) Service Management
6 16 (17.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 15 (15.96%) Computer Science
7 15 (15.96%) Critical Thinking
7 15 (15.96%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 15 (15.96%) Network Virtualisation
7 15 (15.96%) System Testing
7 15 (15.96%) Threat Intelligence
7 15 (15.96%) Validation
7 15 (15.96%) Waterfall
8 10 (10.64%) Mobile Device Management
8 10 (10.64%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.34%) Python
2 5 (5.32%) Bash
3 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.19%) Perl
4 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) SQL
6 1 (1.06%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 55 (58.51%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (30.85%) CCNP
3 23 (24.47%) Security Cleared
4 18 (19.15%) CCIE
5 15 (15.96%) Chartered Engineer
5 15 (15.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (12.77%) CCNA
7 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.26%) CCDP
8 4 (4.26%) CCSE
9 3 (3.19%) Degree
10 2 (2.13%) MCSE
10 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.06%) CCDA
11 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.06%) MCITP
11 1 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 8 (8.51%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.32%) Firmware
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.06%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (15.96%) vCenter Server
2 9 (9.57%) Jamf Pro
3 8 (8.51%) cPanel
4 7 (7.45%) Nagios
5 6 (6.38%) ZABBIX
6 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (4.26%) Ansible
8 3 (3.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (3.19%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.13%) Opsview
10 1 (1.06%) Autotask
10 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.06%) Nessus
10 1 (1.06%) SCCM
10 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (29.79%) Palo Alto
2 28 (29.79%) VMware
3 24 (25.53%) F5
3 24 (25.53%) Fortinet
4 15 (15.96%) Atlassian
5 14 (14.89%) CheckPoint
6 13 (13.83%) SolarWinds
7 11 (11.70%) Apple
8 9 (9.57%) Meraki
9 8 (8.51%) Google
10 7 (7.45%) Citrix
11 5 (5.32%) Aruba
12 4 (4.26%) Juniper
12 4 (4.26%) Radware
12 4 (4.26%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.26%) Zscaler
13 3 (3.19%) Arista
13 3 (3.19%) Avaya