Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 117 145 124
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 +59
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 102 188 243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.33% 2.07% 2.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.26% 11.53% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 101 188 220
Median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £39,625 £38,499
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,750 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

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 832 1,631 2,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.04% 17.95% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1,407 1,811
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,920 £32,500
90th Percentile £94,875 £97,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the City of London

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the City of London region over the 6 months to 27 January 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
London Bridge +12 1 £60,000 +7.14%
Cisco Certification
Central London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 63 (61.76%) Firewall
2 59 (57.84%) Cisco
3 41 (40.20%) CCNA
3 41 (40.20%) CISSP
4 40 (39.22%) VPN
4 40 (39.22%) Azure
5 38 (37.25%) WAN
5 38 (37.25%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (34.31%) CCNP
7 34 (33.33%) Network Security
8 33 (32.35%) Degree
8 33 (32.35%) LAN
8 33 (32.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 30 (29.41%) Finance
10 28 (27.45%) Office 365
11 27 (26.47%) CheckPoint
12 26 (25.49%) Meraki
13 24 (23.53%) Information Security
14 23 (22.55%) CISM
15 22 (21.57%) CCSP
15 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
16 21 (20.59%) Blue Coat
16 21 (20.59%) Network Virtualisation
16 21 (20.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
17 20 (19.61%) PBX
17 20 (19.61%) AWS
18 19 (18.63%) Computer Science
18 19 (18.63%) Windows
18 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
18 19 (18.63%) Vulnerability Assessment

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 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.94%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 40 (39.22%) Azure
2 28 (27.45%) Office 365
3 21 (20.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 20 (19.61%) AWS
5 4 (3.92%) PaaS
6 3 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.94%) IaaS
7 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.96%) GCP
8 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.98%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (61.76%) Firewall
2 40 (39.22%) VPN
3 38 (37.25%) WAN
4 34 (33.33%) Network Security
5 33 (32.35%) LAN
6 20 (19.61%) PBX
7 15 (14.71%) BGP
8 14 (13.73%) OSPF
9 13 (12.75%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (10.78%) MPLS
11 10 (9.80%) Multicast
11 10 (9.80%) Wireless
12 9 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (8.82%) DHCP
12 9 (8.82%) DNS
12 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
12 9 (8.82%) VLAN
13 8 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (6.86%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (6.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.98%) MySQL
2 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.98%) GitLab
General
1 30 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Law
4 6 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) French Language
6 2 (1.96%) German Language
6 2 (1.96%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.96%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.98%) International Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (36.27%) Network Engineer
2 27 (26.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (17.65%) Analyst
3 18 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 13 (12.75%) Azure Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Security Specialist
6 10 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Consultant
6 10 (9.80%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) Architect
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Information Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
9 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 6 (5.88%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) 802.1X
1 5 (4.90%) YAML
2 4 (3.92%) Web Services
3 3 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (0.98%) LAMP
4 1 (0.98%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.98%) LDAP
4 1 (0.98%) Node.js
4 1 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 13 (12.75%) Data Protection Act
4 11 (10.78%) Cybercrime
5 7 (6.86%) Public Cloud
6 5 (4.90%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 5 (4.90%) Robotics
7 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.92%) Clustering
8 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.94%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.94%) Replication
9 2 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.63%) Windows
2 15 (14.71%) Linux
3 12 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.86%) Unix
5 5 (4.90%) Solaris
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.92%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.92%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.94%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (23.53%) Information Security
3 21 (20.59%) Network Virtualisation
4 19 (18.63%) Computer Science
4 19 (18.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 18 (17.65%) ITIL
5 18 (17.65%) SIEM
6 17 (16.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 17 (16.67%) DevOps
6 17 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
7 15 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (14.71%) Patch Management
8 14 (13.73%) Data Protection
9 13 (12.75%) Antivirus Management
9 13 (12.75%) Identity Access Management
9 13 (12.75%) Privileged Access Management
9 13 (12.75%) Security Operations
9 13 (12.75%) Security Patching
10 12 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.78%) Python
3 4 (3.92%) PHP
4 3 (2.94%) R
4 3 (2.94%) SQL
5 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.98%) C++
5 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (40.20%) CCNA
1 41 (40.20%) CISSP
2 35 (34.31%) CCNP
3 33 (32.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 33 (32.35%) Degree
4 23 (22.55%) CISM
5 22 (21.57%) CCSP
6 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (13.73%) CCIE
7 14 (13.73%) CISA
8 7 (6.86%) MCSE
9 6 (5.88%) CREST Certified
9 6 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
9 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
10 5 (4.90%) GCFA
10 5 (4.90%) GCIA
10 5 (4.90%) GCIH
11 2 (1.96%) CEH
11 2 (1.96%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.63%) NIST
2 17 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 17 (16.67%) GDPR
3 10 (9.80%) SLA
4 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (5.88%) COBIT
6 4 (3.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.98%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.90%) XenApp
4 5 (4.90%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.92%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.96%) Docker
7 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Ansible
2 8 (7.84%) SCCM
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (6.86%) Terraform
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (4.90%) CSIRT
4 5 (4.90%) SCOM
5 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (3.92%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (2.94%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.94%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (1.96%) Cacti
7 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.96%) Puppet
8 1 (0.98%) Nagios
8 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 59 (57.84%) Cisco
2 27 (26.47%) CheckPoint
3 26 (25.49%) Meraki
4 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 21 (20.59%) Blue Coat
6 18 (17.65%) VMware
7 15 (14.71%) Netskope
7 15 (14.71%) Zscaler
8 12 (11.76%) SolarWinds
9 10 (9.80%) Palo Alto
10 8 (7.84%) F5
11 6 (5.88%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.90%) Citrix
13 4 (3.92%) HP
14 3 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (2.94%) ExtraHop
14 3 (2.94%) Google
14 3 (2.94%) Juniper
14 3 (2.94%) Radianz
14 3 (2.94%) Synology