Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 118 148
Rank change year-on-year -38 +30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 74 207 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.52% 2.43% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.27% 12.87% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56 200 203
10th Percentile " £37,500 £46,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,250 £51,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.93% +12.50% +4.35%
75th Percentile £79,688 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £89,375 £93,750 £82,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% +6.19%

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 895 1,609 2,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.43% 18.90% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1,426 1,841
10th Percentile £44,750 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +8.23%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +10 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Cisco Certification
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 34 (45.95%) Cisco
1 34 (45.95%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (43.24%) CISSP
3 29 (39.19%) CCNP
4 27 (36.49%) Finance
5 24 (32.43%) Firewall
5 24 (32.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 23 (31.08%) CCNA
6 23 (31.08%) Azure
7 22 (29.73%) AWS
8 20 (27.03%) Security Operations
9 19 (25.68%) Information Security
10 17 (22.97%) Windows
11 16 (21.62%) WAN
11 16 (21.62%) BGP
11 16 (21.62%) VMware
12 15 (20.27%) OSPF
12 15 (20.27%) CCIE
12 15 (20.27%) Network Security
12 15 (20.27%) GDPR
13 14 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (18.92%) Linux
14 13 (17.57%) ITIL
14 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
14 13 (17.57%) Law
14 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
14 13 (17.57%) Degree
14 13 (17.57%) Threat Intelligence
14 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving

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 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.08%) Azure
2 22 (29.73%) AWS
3 9 (12.16%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (9.46%) GCP
5 5 (6.76%) OpenShift
6 4 (5.41%) GitHub
7 3 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (4.05%) IaaS
8 2 (2.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (1.35%) PaaS
9 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.43%) Firewall
2 16 (21.62%) BGP
2 16 (21.62%) WAN
3 15 (20.27%) Network Security
3 15 (20.27%) OSPF
4 12 (16.22%) LAN
5 10 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (13.51%) Multicast
5 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.51%) VPN
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.81%) DHCP
7 8 (10.81%) DNS
7 8 (10.81%) SD-WAN
7 8 (10.81%) VLAN
7 8 (10.81%) Wireless
8 7 (9.46%) Cisco Firepower
8 7 (9.46%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (9.46%) MPLS
9 6 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.35%) MySQL
1 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) JIRA
1 5 (6.76%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) GitLab
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (36.49%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Law
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.70%) French Language
5 2 (2.70%) German Language
5 2 (2.70%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.70%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.27%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Security Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Consultant
4 8 (10.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Junior
7 5 (6.76%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Security Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) Web Services
2 4 (5.41%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.41%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (1.35%) LAMP
4 1 (1.35%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Cybercrime
1 12 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.81%) Public Cloud
4 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Clustering
4 5 (6.76%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.41%) Replication
5 4 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2016
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (6.76%) Mac OS
5 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (27.03%) Security Operations
3 19 (25.68%) Information Security
4 14 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (17.57%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 13 (17.57%) ITIL
5 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (17.57%) Threat Intelligence
6 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (13.51%) Project Delivery
7 9 (12.16%) High Availability
7 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 8 (10.81%) Privileged Access Management
9 7 (9.46%) DevOps
9 7 (9.46%) DNA
9 7 (9.46%) SIEM
10 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
10 6 (8.11%) Network Design
10 6 (8.11%) Patch Management
10 6 (8.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
2 11 (14.86%) Python
3 4 (5.41%) PHP
4 3 (4.05%) R
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) CISSP
2 29 (39.19%) CCNP
3 24 (32.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 23 (31.08%) CCNA
5 15 (20.27%) CCIE
6 13 (17.57%) Degree
7 11 (14.86%) CISM
8 10 (13.51%) CCSP
9 8 (10.81%) CISA
9 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (9.46%) MCSE
11 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (5.41%) CEH
13 3 (4.05%) CCIE Security
13 3 (4.05%) CSSLP
13 3 (4.05%) OSCE
13 3 (4.05%) OSWP
13 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
13 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
13 3 (4.05%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) GDPR
2 10 (13.51%) Cyber Essentials
3 8 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (8.11%) NIST
5 5 (6.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.35%) GRC
6 1 (1.35%) ISO 22301
6 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) Active Directory
1 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) Docker
3 6 (8.11%) XenApp
3 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.41%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Ansible
2 10 (13.51%) Terraform
3 6 (8.11%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.11%) SCCM
3 6 (8.11%) SCOM
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (6.76%) SCDPM
5 4 (5.41%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (4.05%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (2.70%) Cacti
7 2 (2.70%) FortiGate
7 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.70%) PowerCLI
7 2 (2.70%) Puppet
7 2 (2.70%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.35%) CASB
8 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Cisco
2 16 (21.62%) VMware
3 12 (16.22%) Palo Alto
3 12 (16.22%) SolarWinds
4 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.81%) Citrix
6 7 (9.46%) F5
7 6 (8.11%) Fortinet
7 6 (8.11%) HP
8 4 (5.41%) Arista
8 4 (5.41%) Aruba
8 4 (5.41%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (5.41%) Google
8 4 (5.41%) Splunk
8 4 (5.41%) Synology
9 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.05%) ExtraHop
9 3 (4.05%) Meraki
9 3 (4.05%) Radianz
10 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat