Period
to 25 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
London > Central London
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 87 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -43
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 394 458 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.41% 3.51% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.01% 8.72% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 349 431 496
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,730
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.36% +7.46%
10th Percentile £33,950 £29,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,730
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.36% +7.46%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,371 5,255 6,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 37.79% 40.26% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,671 4,664 5,667
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Central London

Cisco
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Central London

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Central London over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Central London

Cisco
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Central London region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. 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
City of London -16 282 £62,000 +7.83% 75
West End of London +12 24 £55,000 +22.22%
City of Westminster +6 9 £54,250 -11.43%
Lambeth +3 9 - -
Southwark -2 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Camden +4 4 £65,000 -7.14%
Cisco
London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 217 (55.08%) Firewall
2 173 (43.91%) Cisco Certification
3 154 (39.09%) Microsoft
4 151 (38.32%) Windows
5 128 (32.49%) Finance
6 127 (32.23%) WAN
7 124 (31.47%) LAN
8 123 (31.22%) CCNP
9 119 (30.20%) Office 365
10 109 (27.66%) VMware
11 104 (26.40%) Active Directory
12 97 (24.62%) VPN
13 93 (23.60%) Azure
14 91 (23.10%) BGP
15 89 (22.59%) Palo Alto
16 87 (22.08%) DNS
16 87 (22.08%) TCP/IP
17 82 (20.81%) Network Security
18 80 (20.30%) OSPF
19 78 (19.80%) Juniper
19 78 (19.80%) CCNA
20 77 (19.54%) DHCP
21 71 (18.02%) MPLS
22 69 (17.51%) Wireless
22 69 (17.51%) Windows Server
23 67 (17.01%) VoIP
24 63 (15.99%) ITIL
25 59 (14.97%) AWS
26 57 (14.47%) F5
26 57 (14.47%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 43 (10.91%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.61%) Skype for Business
3 25 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (6.09%) SharePoint
5 16 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.76%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.51%) IIS
10 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (6.09%) MS Visio
3 21 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 119 (30.20%) Office 365
2 93 (23.60%) Azure
3 59 (14.97%) AWS
4 8 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.78%) G Suite
6 6 (1.52%) IaaS
7 5 (1.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 5 (1.27%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.02%) PaaS
9 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.76%) Datadog
9 3 (0.76%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.76%) SaaS
10 2 (0.51%) GCP
11 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 217 (55.08%) Firewall
2 127 (32.23%) WAN
3 124 (31.47%) LAN
4 97 (24.62%) VPN
5 91 (23.10%) BGP
6 87 (22.08%) DNS
6 87 (22.08%) TCP/IP
7 82 (20.81%) Network Security
8 80 (20.30%) OSPF
9 77 (19.54%) DHCP
10 71 (18.02%) MPLS
11 69 (17.51%) Wireless
12 67 (17.01%) VoIP
13 57 (14.47%) Cisco ASA
14 47 (11.93%) Wi-Fi
15 43 (10.91%) VLAN
16 42 (10.66%) Cisco IOS
17 40 (10.15%) IPsec
18 37 (9.39%) Internet
19 34 (8.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.25%) Big Data
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.76%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
General
1 128 (32.49%) Finance
2 52 (13.20%) Banking
3 29 (7.36%) Law
4 22 (5.58%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.55%) Legal
6 13 (3.30%) Electronics
7 11 (2.79%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.28%) Marketing
9 8 (2.03%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.52%) Front Office
10 6 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.52%) Retail
11 5 (1.27%) Advertising
12 4 (1.02%) French Language
12 4 (1.02%) Public Sector
13 2 (0.51%) Back Office
14 1 (0.25%) Billing
14 1 (0.25%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 154 (39.09%) Network Engineer
2 70 (17.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 51 (12.94%) Analyst
4 45 (11.42%) Support Engineer
5 33 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (8.12%) IT Support
7 25 (6.35%) IT Engineer
8 24 (6.09%) IT Analyst
9 18 (4.57%) Cisco Engineer
9 18 (4.57%) IT Support Engineer
9 18 (4.57%) Network Security Engineer
9 18 (4.57%) Security Engineer
10 16 (4.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 15 (3.81%) Network Analyst
12 14 (3.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 13 (3.30%) Desktop Support
13 13 (3.30%) Security Analyst
13 13 (3.30%) Service Analyst
13 13 (3.30%) Windows Engineer
14 12 (3.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.03%) XMPP
2 6 (1.52%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.51%) .NET
4 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.25%) COM
5 1 (0.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.25%) JPA
5 1 (0.25%) MyBatis
5 1 (0.25%) SAML
5 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.25%) Spring
5 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 54 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 46 (11.68%) Video Conferencing
3 14 (3.55%) Public Cloud
4 11 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.28%) Fibre Optics
5 9 (2.28%) iPad
5 9 (2.28%) iPhone
6 8 (2.03%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.03%) CCTV
7 7 (1.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.78%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.52%) Clustering
8 6 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (1.27%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.02%) Replication
10 4 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 151 (38.32%) Windows
2 69 (17.51%) Windows Server
3 55 (13.96%) Windows 10
4 39 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (8.12%) Linux
6 29 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (6.85%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.79%) Android
9 9 (2.28%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.52%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.27%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.51%) Unix
14 1 (0.25%) CentOS
14 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (15.99%) ITIL
2 52 (13.20%) Load Balancing
3 48 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 25 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (5.84%) Network Design
5 23 (5.84%) SIEM
6 22 (5.58%) Change Management
7 20 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (5.08%) Information Security
7 20 (5.08%) Network Management
8 18 (4.57%) Business Continuity
8 18 (4.57%) WAN Optimisation
9 17 (4.31%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (4.31%) Project Delivery
10 15 (3.81%) Line Management
10 15 (3.81%) Service Management
11 14 (3.55%) Incident Management
11 14 (3.55%) Project Management
11 14 (3.55%) Security Management
11 14 (3.55%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (6.85%) PowerShell
2 17 (4.31%) SQL
3 15 (3.81%) Python
4 14 (3.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.25%) Java
5 1 (0.25%) Perl
5 1 (0.25%) VB
5 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 173 (43.91%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (31.22%) CCNP
3 78 (19.80%) CCNA
4 46 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (11.42%) Degree
6 38 (9.64%) CCIE
7 27 (6.85%) MCSE
8 26 (6.60%) MCSA
9 17 (4.31%) JNCIA
10 16 (4.06%) CCDP
11 11 (2.79%) CCDA
11 11 (2.79%) CISSP
12 10 (2.54%) CCSA
12 10 (2.54%) CCSE
13 9 (2.28%) HNC
13 9 (2.28%) MCP
14 8 (2.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 8 (2.03%) CCSP
14 8 (2.03%) CEH
14 8 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (4.06%) SLA
3 8 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (2.03%) NIST
4 2 (0.51%) COBIT
4 2 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) GDPR
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 104 (26.40%) Active Directory
2 56 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (4.57%) XenApp
5 16 (4.06%) XenDesktop
6 12 (3.05%) Firmware
7 11 (2.79%) vSphere
8 9 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (2.28%) VMware NSX
9 8 (2.03%) Hyper-V
10 6 (1.52%) ProxySG
10 6 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.25%) Docker
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (5.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (5.58%) FortiGate
3 19 (4.82%) Ansible
4 16 (4.06%) SCCM
5 14 (3.55%) vCenter Server
6 13 (3.30%) Puppet
7 8 (2.03%) Cisco CME
8 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.02%) Nagios
9 4 (1.02%) WSUS
10 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.76%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.76%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.76%) Packer
10 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Satellite
10 3 (0.76%) SCOM
10 3 (0.76%) Terraform
11 2 (0.51%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 154 (39.09%) Microsoft
2 109 (27.66%) VMware
3 89 (22.59%) Palo Alto
4 78 (19.80%) Juniper
5 57 (14.47%) F5
6 54 (13.71%) HP
7 53 (13.45%) Citrix
8 51 (12.94%) CheckPoint
9 45 (11.42%) Meraki
10 31 (7.87%) Polycom
11 24 (6.09%) SolarWinds
12 21 (5.33%) Aruba
13 17 (4.31%) Avaya
13 17 (4.31%) Mitel
14 16 (4.06%) Arista
14 16 (4.06%) Fortinet
15 15 (3.81%) Huawei
15 15 (3.81%) Riverbed
15 15 (3.81%) Sophos
15 15 (3.81%) Symantec