Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 211 91 193
Rank change year-on-year -120 +102 -34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 54 107 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.91% 2.94% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.14% 15.69% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 97 136
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £38,125
25th Percentile £56,875 £58,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £59,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +21.85% -4.80%
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,000 £90,000 £96,875
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.34% +26.09% -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 880 682 1,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.78% 18.72% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 754 592 1,458
10th Percentile £41,400 £35,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,500 £44,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 33 (61.11%) CCNA
2 28 (51.85%) Cisco
3 24 (44.44%) CCNP
4 22 (40.74%) Azure
5 21 (38.89%) Firewall
6 19 (35.19%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (24.07%) Social Skills
8 12 (22.22%) Degree
9 11 (20.37%) SIEM
9 11 (20.37%) Finance
9 11 (20.37%) Linux
10 10 (18.52%) WAN
10 10 (18.52%) ITIL
10 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 10 (18.52%) Information Security
10 10 (18.52%) AWS
10 10 (18.52%) Network Security
11 9 (16.67%) Meraki
11 9 (16.67%) Wireless
11 9 (16.67%) Python
11 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 9 (16.67%) Citrix
12 8 (14.81%) VPN
12 8 (14.81%) Law
12 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 8 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
12 8 (14.81%) Palo Alto
12 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
12 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
12 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.74%) Azure
2 10 (18.52%) AWS
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (12.96%) Azure Sentinel
5 5 (9.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (7.41%) Azure Storage
6 4 (7.41%) IaaS
7 3 (5.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 3 (5.56%) GCP
8 2 (3.70%) Google Workspace
9 1 (1.85%) GitHub
9 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.85%) PaaS
9 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) Firewall
2 10 (18.52%) Network Security
2 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.52%) WAN
3 9 (16.67%) Wireless
4 8 (14.81%) VPN
4 8 (14.81%) Wireshark
5 7 (12.96%) LAN
5 7 (12.96%) MPLS
5 7 (12.96%) NetScaler
6 5 (9.26%) BGP
6 5 (9.26%) DNS
6 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (9.26%) OSPF
6 5 (9.26%) SAN
6 5 (9.26%) VLAN
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.41%) HSRP
7 4 (7.41%) IPsec
7 4 (7.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.85%) InfluxDB
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) GoCD
General
1 13 (24.07%) Social Skills
2 11 (20.37%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Law
4 6 (11.11%) Legal
4 6 (11.11%) Public Sector
5 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.85%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.85%) Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.85%) French Language
7 1 (1.85%) Games
7 1 (1.85%) German Language
7 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.85%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Consultant
3 10 (18.52%) Security Consultant
4 9 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 8 (14.81%) Azure Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) IT Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) HP Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) SAN Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.70%) OAuth
2 2 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (1.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Cyberattack
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.85%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) Equities
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (20.37%) SIEM
3 10 (18.52%) Information Security
3 10 (18.52%) ITIL
4 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (12.96%) Change Management
5 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
5 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.11%) Business Development
6 6 (11.11%) DevOps
6 6 (11.11%) Project Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) Change Control
8 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
8 4 (7.41%) Presales
9 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure as Code
9 3 (5.56%) Tech Ops
9 3 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) Python
2 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.26%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (61.11%) CCNA
2 24 (44.44%) CCNP
3 12 (22.22%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 7 (12.96%) CISSP
4 7 (12.96%) MCSE
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.26%) CCSP
5 5 (9.26%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (7.41%) CCIE
6 4 (7.41%) CISM
7 3 (5.56%) CEH
7 3 (5.56%) CWNA
7 3 (5.56%) GIAC
7 3 (5.56%) SANS
7 3 (5.56%) SSCP
7 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.70%) CCDA
8 2 (3.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) GDPR
2 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.56%) NIST
3 3 (5.56%) SLA
4 2 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Docker
4 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Ansible
2 5 (9.26%) Terraform
3 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.56%) PowerCLI
3 3 (5.56%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.70%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.85%) Grafana
5 1 (1.85%) Kibana
5 1 (1.85%) Puppet
5 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Cisco
2 9 (16.67%) Citrix
2 9 (16.67%) Meraki
3 8 (14.81%) Palo Alto
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) Aruba
5 5 (9.26%) HP
5 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.41%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (5.56%) 3PAR
7 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.70%) Apple
8 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.70%) CommVault
8 2 (3.70%) Dell
8 2 (3.70%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) F5
8 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL