Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 59 54
Rank change year-on-year -30 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 504 563 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.56% 4.56% 5.21%
As % of the Vendors category 8.87% 10.64% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 449 510 641
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,625 £72,500
London median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +5.00%

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 5,679 5,293 6,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.13% 42.87% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,970 4,698 5,543
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,050 £85,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -25 369 £57,500 +7.73% 85
West End of London -30 21 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Kensington and Chelsea +6 15 £31,250 -34.21%
City of Westminster -6 12 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Southwark 0 6 £50,000 +138.10%
Camden +5 5 £45,000 +23.29% 1
Cisco
London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 250 (49.60%) Firewall
2 225 (44.64%) Windows
3 220 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
4 185 (36.71%) Finance
5 182 (36.11%) Microsoft
6 178 (35.32%) CCNP
7 170 (33.73%) WAN
8 159 (31.55%) Active Directory
9 150 (29.76%) VMware
10 148 (29.37%) LAN
11 129 (25.60%) CheckPoint
12 123 (24.40%) Windows Server
13 117 (23.21%) VPN
13 117 (23.21%) DNS
14 115 (22.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 105 (20.83%) BGP
16 101 (20.04%) F5
17 97 (19.25%) TCP/IP
18 96 (19.05%) OSPF
18 96 (19.05%) Network Security
19 94 (18.65%) Cisco ASA
19 94 (18.65%) Data Centre
20 90 (17.86%) CCIE
21 85 (16.87%) CCNA
22 84 (16.67%) DHCP
23 83 (16.47%) ITIL
24 81 (16.07%) Juniper
25 78 (15.48%) MPLS
25 78 (15.48%) Cisco Nexus
26 77 (15.28%) Wireless

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 62 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 50 (9.92%) Skype for Business
3 29 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 17 (3.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (2.38%) Apache
8 9 (1.79%) IIS
9 7 (1.39%) nginx
10 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.19%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.99%) CMS
11 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.60%) JBoss
12 3 (0.60%) WordPress
13 2 (0.40%) Confluence
13 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 45 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.60%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.39%) Eikon
1 7 (1.39%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 73 (14.48%) Office 365
2 63 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.38%) SaaS
5 10 (1.98%) Mimecast
6 9 (1.79%) IaaS
7 8 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 5 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.99%) Slack
8 5 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.60%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.60%) PaaS
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.40%) G Suite
11 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 250 (49.60%) Firewall
2 170 (33.73%) WAN
3 148 (29.37%) LAN
4 117 (23.21%) DNS
4 117 (23.21%) VPN
5 105 (20.83%) BGP
6 97 (19.25%) TCP/IP
7 96 (19.05%) Network Security
7 96 (19.05%) OSPF
8 94 (18.65%) Cisco ASA
9 84 (16.67%) DHCP
10 78 (15.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 78 (15.48%) MPLS
11 77 (15.28%) Wireless
12 72 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
13 55 (10.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 47 (9.33%) Skype
15 46 (9.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 46 (9.13%) SAN
16 43 (8.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.38%) MySQL
2 12 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.40%) Redis
5 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.20%) Big Data
6 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (0.99%) JIRA
2 5 (0.99%) Metasploit
3 4 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.60%) Hudson
4 3 (0.60%) PEAR
4 3 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.20%) AppScan
5 1 (0.20%) GitLab
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 185 (36.71%) Finance
2 61 (12.10%) Law
3 58 (11.51%) Legal
4 52 (10.32%) Banking
5 39 (7.74%) Telecoms
6 36 (7.14%) Advertising
7 13 (2.58%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.18%) Retail
9 6 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.99%) Marketing
11 4 (0.79%) Publishing
12 3 (0.60%) Back Office
12 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Billing
13 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.20%) Hungarian Language
14 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 149 (29.56%) Network Engineer
2 79 (15.67%) Analyst
3 46 (9.13%) Support Engineer
4 44 (8.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 40 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
6 35 (6.94%) Administrator
7 34 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
8 32 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 30 (5.95%) IT Engineer
9 30 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
10 29 (5.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 26 (5.16%) Desktop Support
11 26 (5.16%) IT Analyst
12 25 (4.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 24 (4.76%) Security Analyst
14 23 (4.56%) Architect
14 23 (4.56%) Security Specialist
15 22 (4.37%) Cisco Analyst
15 22 (4.37%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 22 (4.37%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.13%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.38%) LDAP
3 9 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (1.39%) .NET
4 7 (1.39%) XMPP
5 6 (1.19%) Web Services
6 5 (0.99%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.79%) LAMP
8 3 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.40%) .NET Core
9 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.40%) Node.js
9 2 (0.40%) React
10 1 (0.20%) JMS
10 1 (0.20%) Middleware
10 1 (0.20%) OAuth
10 1 (0.20%) SAML
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 94 (18.65%) Data Centre
2 47 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 24 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.58%) Hedge funds
8 11 (2.18%) iPhone
9 10 (1.98%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.79%) Clustering
11 7 (1.39%) Replication
12 6 (1.19%) BYOD
12 6 (1.19%) Fintech
12 6 (1.19%) PKI
13 5 (0.99%) iPad
13 5 (0.99%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.99%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.99%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.79%) e-Learning
14 4 (0.79%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 225 (44.64%) Windows
2 123 (24.40%) Windows Server
3 76 (15.08%) Linux
4 50 (9.92%) Windows 10
5 47 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (7.94%) Windows 7
8 39 (7.74%) Unix
9 25 (4.96%) Android
10 21 (4.17%) CentOS
11 13 (2.58%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.39%) Mac OS
12 7 (1.39%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.39%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.99%) Solaris
14 4 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.47%) ITIL
2 68 (13.49%) Problem-Solving
3 56 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 41 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 41 (8.13%) Network Monitoring
5 39 (7.74%) Time Management
6 32 (6.35%) Network Design
7 31 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (6.15%) Project Management
8 27 (5.36%) Load Balancing
8 27 (5.36%) Presales
8 27 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (5.16%) Server Virtualisation
10 24 (4.76%) Service Management
11 23 (4.56%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (4.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 22 (4.37%) DevOps
12 22 (4.37%) Service Delivery
13 21 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (3.97%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 47 (9.33%) PowerShell
2 46 (9.13%) SQL
3 37 (7.34%) Python
4 16 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.79%) Perl
6 5 (0.99%) Java
7 4 (0.79%) C-shell
7 4 (0.79%) Korn
8 3 (0.60%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.60%) PHP
8 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.20%) C
9 1 (0.20%) Lisp
9 1 (0.20%) Ruby
9 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 220 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
2 178 (35.32%) CCNP
3 90 (17.86%) CCIE
4 85 (16.87%) CCNA
5 66 (13.10%) Degree
6 42 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (6.55%) MCSE
8 32 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (4.76%) CISSP
9 24 (4.76%) GIAC
10 21 (4.17%) CEH
11 20 (3.97%) GSEC
12 19 (3.77%) CCSA
13 16 (3.17%) CCSE
14 12 (2.38%) CCDA
14 12 (2.38%) JNCIS
15 10 (1.98%) MCP
16 9 (1.79%) JNCIA
16 9 (1.79%) MCSA
16 9 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.75%) Cyber Essentials
1 29 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (4.37%) SLA
3 9 (1.79%) GDPR
4 8 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 159 (31.55%) Active Directory
2 115 (22.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (9.92%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.77%) XenApp
5 17 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (3.37%) vSphere
6 12 (2.38%) DFS Replication
6 12 (2.38%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (1.98%) KVM
9 9 (1.79%) ProxySG
10 8 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (1.39%) XenServer
12 4 (0.79%) NFS
12 4 (0.79%) Xen
13 3 (0.60%) Docker
13 3 (0.60%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.40%) pfSense
14 2 (0.40%) SRDF
14 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (6.75%) Ansible
2 33 (6.55%) SCCM
3 23 (4.56%) WSUS
4 21 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 19 (3.77%) Terraform
6 18 (3.57%) FortiGate
7 16 (3.17%) Puppet
8 12 (2.38%) Nagios
9 9 (1.79%) SCOM
10 7 (1.39%) Backup Exec
10 7 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
10 7 (1.39%) TrustSec
11 6 (1.19%) Nessus
11 6 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (1.19%) QRadar
11 6 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.99%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 5 (0.99%) OpenVAS
13 4 (0.79%) AirWatch
14 3 (0.60%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 182 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 150 (29.76%) VMware
3 129 (25.60%) CheckPoint
4 101 (20.04%) F5
5 81 (16.07%) Juniper
6 72 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 65 (12.90%) HP
8 53 (10.52%) Citrix
9 46 (9.13%) SolarWinds
10 30 (5.95%) NetApp
11 27 (5.36%) Red Hat
12 23 (4.56%) Dell
13 21 (4.17%) Blue Coat
13 21 (4.17%) Riverbed
14 16 (3.17%) Apple
14 16 (3.17%) Arista
14 16 (3.17%) Infoblox
15 13 (2.58%) Avaya
15 13 (2.58%) Bloomberg
15 13 (2.58%) Reuters