Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 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
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 79 104
Rank change year-on-year -34 +25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 171 175 396
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.44% 3.78% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category 7.30% 10.77% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 152 161 354
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £30,075
25th Percentile £36,250 £52,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £72,500 £54,250
Median % change year-on-year -17.24% +33.64% -1.36%
75th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £81,125 £90,000 £80,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 2,341 1,625 4,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 33.44% 35.13% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,036 1,367 4,105
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £31,446
25th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.26% +10.83% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Central London

Cisco
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Central London.

Salary trend for Cisco in Central London

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Central London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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 27 November 2021. 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 -53 131 £61,250 -15.52% 50
City of Westminster -1 14 £47,500 +43.94%
West End of London +2 9 £46,500 +40.91%
Southwark -4 2 £27,250 -54.58%
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £55,000 -
Cisco
London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 83 (48.54%) Microsoft
2 70 (40.94%) Azure
3 62 (36.26%) Windows
4 61 (35.67%) Firewall
5 59 (34.50%) WAN
6 58 (33.92%) Finance
7 51 (29.82%) TCP/IP
7 51 (29.82%) Active Directory
8 45 (26.32%) DNS
9 42 (24.56%) LAN
9 42 (24.56%) Banking
10 41 (23.98%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (22.81%) Microsoft 365
12 38 (22.22%) DHCP
12 38 (22.22%) ITIL
12 38 (22.22%) VMware
13 36 (21.05%) Social Skills
14 35 (20.47%) Degree
15 33 (19.30%) Fortinet
15 33 (19.30%) SolarWinds
16 31 (18.13%) Wireless
17 29 (16.96%) CCNP
18 27 (15.79%) Dell
18 27 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
18 27 (15.79%) Meraki
18 27 (15.79%) Data Centre
19 26 (15.20%) Project Management
20 25 (14.62%) Video Conferencing
20 25 (14.62%) AWS
21 24 (14.04%) Windows 7

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 7 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.34%) IIS
3 4 (2.34%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.75%) CMS
4 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.17%) SAS
5 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.75%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.17%) FastStats
2 2 (1.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 70 (40.94%) Azure
2 39 (22.81%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (14.62%) AWS
4 20 (11.70%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (8.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (5.85%) IaaS
7 8 (4.68%) Google Workspace
7 8 (4.68%) Mimecast
8 6 (3.51%) GCP
9 5 (2.92%) PaaS
9 5 (2.92%) SaaS
10 1 (0.58%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.58%) Azure Sentinel
10 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 61 (35.67%) Firewall
2 59 (34.50%) WAN
3 51 (29.82%) TCP/IP
4 45 (26.32%) DNS
5 42 (24.56%) LAN
6 38 (22.22%) DHCP
7 31 (18.13%) Wireless
8 24 (14.04%) Cisco IOS
9 22 (12.87%) Internet
10 21 (12.28%) Network Security
11 20 (11.70%) VPN
12 18 (10.53%) VoIP
13 14 (8.19%) VLAN
14 12 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (7.02%) SAN
14 12 (7.02%) Wireshark
15 11 (6.43%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (6.43%) MPLS
15 11 (6.43%) SNMP
15 11 (6.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.75%) DB2
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.58%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.51%) JIRA
1 6 (3.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (1.75%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.58%) Ant
3 1 (0.58%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.58%) Gradle
3 1 (0.58%) Maven
3 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.58%) sqlmap
General
1 58 (33.92%) Finance
2 42 (24.56%) Banking
3 36 (21.05%) Social Skills
4 10 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.68%) Law
6 6 (3.51%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.34%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.34%) Retail
8 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.75%) Back Office
8 3 (1.75%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (1.75%) Front Office
8 3 (1.75%) International Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Marketing
9 2 (1.17%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.58%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.58%) French Language
10 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (18.71%) Network Engineer
2 23 (13.45%) Desktop Support
3 22 (12.87%) Analyst
4 19 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 18 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (9.94%) Desktop Support Technician
6 17 (9.94%) Desktop Technician
6 17 (9.94%) Support Technician
7 13 (7.60%) Architect
7 13 (7.60%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Banking Project Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.85%) Cisco Engineer
9 10 (5.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (5.85%) Network Architect
10 9 (5.26%) Consultant
10 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (4.68%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.92%) JSON
2 2 (1.17%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.17%) OAuth
3 1 (0.58%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.58%) LDAP
3 1 (0.58%) Middleware
3 1 (0.58%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.58%) WebRTC
3 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 25 (14.62%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 18 (10.53%) iPhone
4 17 (9.94%) iPad
5 16 (9.36%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.51%) Replication
7 5 (2.92%) DataPower
7 5 (2.92%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (2.34%) Cyberattack
8 4 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.75%) EPoS
9 3 (1.75%) IPTV
9 3 (1.75%) iSeries
9 3 (1.75%) User Experience
10 2 (1.17%) EFT
10 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (36.26%) Windows
2 24 (14.04%) Windows 7
3 23 (13.45%) Mac OS X
4 19 (11.11%) Linux
5 17 (9.94%) Android
5 17 (9.94%) Windows Server
6 16 (9.36%) Windows 8
7 15 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (8.19%) Windows 10
9 13 (7.60%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (4.09%) Unix
10 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (2.92%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.17%) VMS
13 1 (0.58%) AIX
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
13 1 (0.58%) SUSE
13 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.22%) ITIL
2 26 (15.20%) Project Management
3 23 (13.45%) Asset Management
4 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (9.94%) Change Management
7 16 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (8.77%) SIEM
9 14 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (8.19%) Presales
9 14 (8.19%) Validation
10 13 (7.60%) Business Analysis
10 13 (7.60%) Information Security
11 11 (6.43%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.26%) Capacity Management
12 9 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
13 8 (4.68%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (4.68%) Data Protection
13 8 (4.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.11%) Python
2 16 (9.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.34%) SQL
4 2 (1.17%) R
4 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (23.98%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (20.47%) Degree
3 29 (16.96%) CCNP
4 19 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (8.77%) CCNA
6 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (5.26%) CCIE
7 9 (5.26%) MCITP
8 8 (4.68%) MCP
9 6 (3.51%) MCTS
10 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.75%) CCA
11 3 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.75%) MCSE
11 3 (1.75%) VCAP
12 2 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (1.17%) CCSP
12 2 (1.17%) CEH
12 2 (1.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.43%) SLA
2 7 (4.09%) GDPR
2 7 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.09%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.51%) NIST
4 2 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.17%) ISO 31000
4 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (1.17%) NCSC
5 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 51 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.60%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.02%) vSphere
5 10 (5.85%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.17%) KVM
7 2 (1.17%) XenApp
8 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.58%) Docker
8 1 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.58%) Firmware
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (12.87%) FortiGate
2 15 (8.77%) Ansible
3 10 (5.85%) Terraform
4 6 (3.51%) Nmap
5 5 (2.92%) OpenNMS
5 5 (2.92%) SCCM
6 3 (1.75%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.75%) QRadar
6 3 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.75%) WMI
7 2 (1.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.17%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.17%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.17%) Nessus
7 2 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.17%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 83 (48.54%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.22%) VMware
3 33 (19.30%) Fortinet
3 33 (19.30%) SolarWinds
4 27 (15.79%) Dell
4 27 (15.79%) Meraki
5 20 (11.70%) Apple
5 20 (11.70%) Palo Alto
6 17 (9.94%) Citrix
6 17 (9.94%) IBM
7 15 (8.77%) Aruba
8 13 (7.60%) CheckPoint
8 13 (7.60%) EMC
9 11 (6.43%) Avaya
10 10 (5.85%) HP
11 9 (5.26%) F5
11 9 (5.26%) Veeam
12 8 (4.68%) Juniper
13 7 (4.09%) Arista
14 6 (3.51%) CommVault