Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 41 46
Rank change year-on-year -43 +5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 574 711 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.77% 5.64% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 8.50% 13.15% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 513 634 778
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,700 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,375 £73,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +4.17%

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 6,752 5,408 7,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 44.38% 42.89% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,759 4,847 6,422
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +1.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,420
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.96% +1.75%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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 -48 381 £55,000 +4.76% 64
Southwark -70 31 £48,500 -3.00% 2
City of Westminster +1 13 £60,000 +23.71% 1
West End of London -33 13 £55,000 +17.02% 11
Camden -4 3 £45,000 +3.45%
Kensington and Chelsea +9 2 - -
Cisco
London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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.

1 269 (46.86%) Windows
2 252 (43.90%) Firewall
3 242 (42.16%) VMware
4 217 (37.80%) Microsoft
5 204 (35.54%) Cisco Certification
6 181 (31.53%) Active Directory
6 181 (31.53%) Finance
7 175 (30.49%) WAN
8 171 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 168 (29.27%) LAN
10 152 (26.48%) DNS
11 140 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
12 134 (23.34%) CCNP
13 131 (22.82%) Windows Server
14 123 (21.43%) CheckPoint
15 118 (20.56%) VPN
16 117 (20.38%) Network Security
17 111 (19.34%) ITIL
18 103 (17.94%) F5
19 102 (17.77%) DHCP
19 102 (17.77%) BGP
20 100 (17.42%) Office 365
21 96 (16.72%) Juniper
22 95 (16.55%) TCP/IP
23 94 (16.38%) Wireless
24 92 (16.03%) MS Exchange
24 92 (16.03%) Data Centre
25 88 (15.33%) OSPF
25 88 (15.33%) Citrix
26 87 (15.16%) Microsoft Office

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 92 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 48 (8.36%) Skype for Business
3 36 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (4.70%) IIS
5 26 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (4.53%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (1.74%) Apache
7 10 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.87%) SAS
9 4 (0.70%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.52%) JBoss
10 3 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.35%) CMS
11 2 (0.35%) Confluence
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (15.16%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (5.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (5.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.09%) Acrobat
6 10 (1.74%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (1.74%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 10 (1.74%) Carpe Diem
2 7 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.17%) Eikon
4 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 100 (17.42%) Office 365
2 80 (13.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (12.54%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (3.66%) IaaS
5 14 (2.44%) Mimecast
6 13 (2.26%) PaaS
6 13 (2.26%) SaaS
7 10 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (1.74%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.74%) Serverless
8 5 (0.87%) G Suite
9 3 (0.52%) Slack
10 2 (0.35%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 2 (0.35%) Twilio
11 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.17%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 252 (43.90%) Firewall
2 175 (30.49%) WAN
3 168 (29.27%) LAN
4 152 (26.48%) DNS
5 140 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 118 (20.56%) VPN
7 117 (20.38%) Network Security
8 102 (17.77%) BGP
8 102 (17.77%) DHCP
9 95 (16.55%) TCP/IP
10 94 (16.38%) Wireless
11 88 (15.33%) OSPF
12 87 (15.16%) Cisco IOS
13 78 (13.59%) Cisco Nexus
14 70 (12.20%) SAN
15 67 (11.67%) MPLS
16 65 (11.32%) VoIP
17 62 (10.80%) NX-OS
18 52 (9.06%) VLAN
19 49 (8.54%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.70%) MySQL
6 3 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.35%) Power BI
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.35%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.17%) Big Data
8 1 (0.17%) DB2
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.70%) JIRA
4 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.35%) MSI
6 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 181 (31.53%) Finance
2 47 (8.19%) Legal
3 38 (6.62%) Law
4 29 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 24 (4.18%) Banking
6 18 (3.14%) Advertising
7 8 (1.39%) Games
8 7 (1.22%) Online Betting
9 6 (1.05%) Retail
10 5 (0.87%) Marketing
11 4 (0.70%) Billing
11 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.70%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Front Office
13 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (25.78%) Network Engineer
2 90 (15.68%) Analyst
3 80 (13.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 57 (9.93%) Cisco Engineer
5 47 (8.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 45 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 44 (7.67%) Support Engineer
8 38 (6.62%) Security Specialist
9 37 (6.45%) Administrator
10 35 (6.10%) Network Security Specialist
11 33 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (5.23%) Network Specialist
13 29 (5.05%) Security Analyst
14 28 (4.88%) Consultant
15 23 (4.01%) 3rd Line Support
15 23 (4.01%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
15 23 (4.01%) Senior Network Engineer
15 23 (4.01%) Senior Network Security Specialist
15 23 (4.01%) Senior Network Specialist
15 23 (4.01%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.92%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.22%) Web Services
2 7 (1.22%) XMPP
3 6 (1.05%) .NET
4 2 (0.35%) Ajax
4 2 (0.35%) JSON
4 2 (0.35%) LDAP
4 2 (0.35%) REST
4 2 (0.35%) SOAP
4 2 (0.35%) XML
5 1 (0.17%) Kafka
5 1 (0.17%) LAMP
5 1 (0.17%) Middleware
5 1 (0.17%) Node.js
5 1 (0.17%) RFC 2547
5 1 (0.17%) Velocity
5 1 (0.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.17%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (16.03%) Data Centre
2 48 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.36%) Computer Science
3 26 (4.53%) Blackberry
4 21 (3.66%) iPhone
5 18 (3.14%) Clustering
6 17 (2.96%) Hedge funds
6 17 (2.96%) Replication
7 13 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (1.74%) e-Learning
9 10 (1.74%) Learning Management System
10 9 (1.57%) Fintech
10 9 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.39%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.22%) PKI
12 7 (1.22%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (0.87%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 269 (46.86%) Windows
2 131 (22.82%) Windows Server
3 86 (14.98%) Linux
4 79 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 71 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (10.80%) Windows 10
7 37 (6.45%) Windows 7
8 32 (5.57%) Unix
9 27 (4.70%) Android
10 26 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (2.61%) CentOS
13 14 (2.44%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.57%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.22%) Debian
15 7 (1.22%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.05%) Kali Linux
16 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.87%) AIX
17 5 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.34%) ITIL
2 57 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (8.01%) Network Monitoring
4 38 (6.62%) Presales
5 30 (5.23%) Network Design
6 28 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (4.88%) DevOps
7 27 (4.70%) Capacity Management
7 27 (4.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 27 (4.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 27 (4.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 26 (4.53%) PRINCE2
9 24 (4.18%) Change Management
9 24 (4.18%) Incident Management
9 24 (4.18%) Load Balancing
10 23 (4.01%) Project Management
11 22 (3.83%) Configuration Management
11 22 (3.83%) Patch Management
11 22 (3.83%) Problem Management
12 21 (3.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (13.76%) PowerShell
2 57 (9.93%) Python
3 33 (5.75%) SQL
4 19 (3.31%) Bash Shell
5 12 (2.09%) VBScript
6 11 (1.92%) C
6 11 (1.92%) Java
7 10 (1.74%) Perl
8 9 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.22%) Ruby
10 6 (1.05%) PHP
11 3 (0.52%) Groovy
12 2 (0.35%) C#
12 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 204 (35.54%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (23.34%) CCNP
3 71 (12.37%) CCIE
4 65 (11.32%) Degree
5 63 (10.98%) CCNA
6 42 (7.32%) CISSP
7 40 (6.97%) Computer Science Degree
8 36 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (5.57%) MCSE
10 18 (3.14%) CCSE
11 17 (2.96%) CCSP
12 15 (2.61%) RHCE
13 13 (2.26%) MCSA
13 13 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (2.09%) MCP
15 11 (1.92%) CLAS
16 10 (1.74%) CEH
16 10 (1.74%) GIAC
16 10 (1.74%) Security Cleared
17 9 (1.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.01%) SLA
2 21 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 10 (1.74%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.87%) QA
7 3 (0.52%) GDPR
7 3 (0.52%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 181 (31.53%) Active Directory
2 171 (29.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (7.67%) vSphere
4 42 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 41 (7.14%) XenApp
6 40 (6.97%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (3.48%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.09%) XenServer
9 10 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.57%) Docker
11 6 (1.05%) pfSense
11 6 (1.05%) Snort
12 4 (0.70%) KVM
12 4 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.70%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.70%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.52%) StorNext
13 3 (0.52%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.52%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 54 (9.41%) SCCM
2 41 (7.14%) Puppet
3 32 (5.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 23 (4.01%) Backup Exec
5 22 (3.83%) Ansible
5 22 (3.83%) Terraform
6 21 (3.66%) SCOM
7 19 (3.31%) vCenter Server
8 13 (2.26%) Nagios
9 11 (1.92%) Cacti
10 10 (1.74%) FortiGate
10 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (1.74%) SCOrch
10 10 (1.74%) Simpana
11 8 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
11 8 (1.39%) WSUS
12 7 (1.22%) BMC Marimba
13 6 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.05%) OpenVAS
13 6 (1.05%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 242 (42.16%) VMware
2 217 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 123 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 103 (17.94%) F5
5 96 (16.72%) Juniper
6 88 (15.33%) Citrix
7 70 (12.20%) HP
8 62 (10.80%) Palo Alto
9 39 (6.79%) Veeam
10 36 (6.27%) Blue Coat
11 34 (5.92%) Fortinet
12 33 (5.75%) Red Hat
13 30 (5.23%) Dell
13 30 (5.23%) Infoblox
13 30 (5.23%) Meraki
14 29 (5.05%) Imperva
15 28 (4.88%) iManage
16 27 (4.70%) SolarWinds
17 26 (4.53%) Adobe
17 26 (4.53%) Google