Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 294 281
Rank change year-on-year -27 -13 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 26 33 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.32% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 72
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.10% -6.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,950 £43,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,621 9,722 11,287
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 94.98% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9,495 8,803 10,284
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £58,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.84% +1.74% +4.55%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the City of London

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (65.38%) CCNP
3 17 (65.38%) F5
4 16 (61.54%) OSPF
4 16 (61.54%) BGP
5 12 (46.15%) WAN
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 10 (38.46%) LAN
7 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
7 10 (38.46%) Financial Institution
7 10 (38.46%) 802.1X
7 10 (38.46%) Palo Alto
8 9 (34.62%) NX-OS
8 9 (34.62%) Structured Cabling
8 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (34.62%) CCSA
8 9 (34.62%) Law
8 9 (34.62%) CCSE
8 9 (34.62%) Network Design
8 9 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
8 9 (34.62%) Banking
8 9 (34.62%) VLAN
8 9 (34.62%) Internet
8 9 (34.62%) MCSE
8 9 (34.62%) CCIE

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 16 (61.54%) BGP
2 16 (61.54%) OSPF
3 12 (46.15%) WAN
4 10 (38.46%) LAN
4 10 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (34.62%) Internet
5 9 (34.62%) NX-OS
5 9 (34.62%) Structured Cabling
5 9 (34.62%) VLAN
6 8 (30.77%) VPN
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (26.92%) Network Security
8 6 (23.08%) DMVPN
8 6 (23.08%) Multicast
8 6 (23.08%) NetScreen
8 6 (23.08%) SNMP
8 6 (23.08%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Financial Institution
3 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Law
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) 802.1X
2 3 (11.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Load Balancing
1 9 (34.62%) Network Design
2 6 (23.08%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (65.38%) CCNP
3 9 (34.62%) CCIE
3 9 (34.62%) CCSA
3 9 (34.62%) CCSE
3 9 (34.62%) MCSE
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (26.92%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) FortiGate
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.85%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) F5
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 10 (38.46%) Palo Alto
5 6 (23.08%) Arista
5 6 (23.08%) Forcepoint
5 6 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Meraki
8 1 (3.85%) BT
8 1 (3.85%) EMC
8 1 (3.85%) FireEye
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) Symantec
8 1 (3.85%) Verint
8 1 (3.85%) VMware