Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 199 106 199
Rank change year-on-year -93 +93 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 52 135 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.93% 2.53% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.73% 13.64% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 37 126 143
10th Percentile £44,000 £37,750 £42,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.79% +20.83% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £95,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% +4.35%

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 907 990 1,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.23% 18.54% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 782 879 1,707
10th Percentile £41,750 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,125 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +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 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (48.08%) CCNA
2 24 (46.15%) Azure
3 23 (44.23%) Cybersecurity
3 23 (44.23%) Cisco
4 19 (36.54%) CCNP
5 16 (30.77%) Firewall
6 14 (26.92%) VMware
6 14 (26.92%) AWS
7 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (25.00%) Linux
7 13 (25.00%) Palo Alto
8 12 (23.08%) Windows
8 12 (23.08%) Finance
9 11 (21.15%) Project Delivery
9 11 (21.15%) Social Skills
10 10 (19.23%) GDPR
10 10 (19.23%) DevOps
10 10 (19.23%) Security Operations
10 10 (19.23%) Information Security
10 10 (19.23%) MCSE
10 10 (19.23%) WAN
10 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
10 10 (19.23%) CISSP
10 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (19.23%) Degree
11 9 (17.31%) LAN
11 9 (17.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 8 (15.38%) Ansible
12 8 (15.38%) Docker
12 8 (15.38%) 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 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (46.15%) Azure
2 14 (26.92%) AWS
3 6 (11.54%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (11.54%) GCP
3 6 (11.54%) IaaS
4 5 (9.62%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 5 (9.62%) Azure Storage
4 5 (9.62%) GitHub
4 5 (9.62%) OpenShift
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Sentinel
6 1 (1.92%) Google Workspace
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) PaaS
6 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 9 (17.31%) LAN
4 8 (15.38%) BGP
4 8 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (15.38%) Network Security
4 8 (15.38%) OSPF
4 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 8 (15.38%) Wireless
5 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
6 6 (11.54%) SAN
6 6 (11.54%) VLAN
7 5 (9.62%) DNS
7 5 (9.62%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (9.62%) MPLS
7 5 (9.62%) VPN
7 5 (9.62%) Wireshark
8 4 (7.69%) DHCP
8 4 (7.69%) IPsec
8 4 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) InfluxDB
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Social Skills
3 8 (15.38%) Law
4 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.92%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.92%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.92%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) HP Storage Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) SAN Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Security Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) SOC Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.92%) OAuth
3 1 (1.92%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Public Cloud
3 5 (9.62%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.77%) Cybercrime
5 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.85%) Cyberattack
6 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.92%) Replication
7 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (21.15%) Project Delivery
3 10 (19.23%) DevOps
3 10 (19.23%) Information Security
3 10 (19.23%) Security Operations
4 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 7 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
6 6 (11.54%) Privileged Access Management
6 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure as Code
7 5 (9.62%) SIEM
7 5 (9.62%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (9.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Python
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) CCNA
2 19 (36.54%) CCNP
3 10 (19.23%) CISSP
3 10 (19.23%) Degree
3 10 (19.23%) MCSE
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (17.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (9.62%) CEH
5 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.69%) CCIE
6 4 (7.69%) CISA
7 3 (5.77%) CCSP
7 3 (5.77%) CISM
7 3 (5.77%) CWNA
8 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.85%) CCDA
8 2 (3.85%) CCENT
8 2 (3.85%) CCSE
8 2 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) GDPR
2 8 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (3.85%) NIST
5 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.92%) GRC
5 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.92%) PMO
5 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.38%) Docker
4 5 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Ansible
2 6 (11.54%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.62%) PowerCLI
3 5 (9.62%) Terraform
3 5 (9.62%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.85%) Grafana
4 2 (3.85%) Kibana
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco
2 14 (26.92%) VMware
3 13 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 8 (15.38%) Citrix
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.46%) HP
6 5 (9.62%) 3PAR
6 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
6 5 (9.62%) Meraki
6 5 (9.62%) Nimble Storage
6 5 (9.62%) Splunk
7 4 (7.69%) Aruba
7 4 (7.69%) F5
8 2 (3.85%) Arista
8 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.85%) CommVault
8 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.85%) Verint
9 1 (1.92%) ForeScout
9 1 (1.92%) Zscaler