Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 305 310 274
Rank change year-on-year +5 -36 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 25 29 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.28% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 71
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -13.64% +2.80%
10th Percentile £38,625 £40,500 £41,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £68,500 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.16% -9.52% +2.94%

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 9,710 9,936 10,296
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 95.07% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8,686 8,860 9,388
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,125 £36,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +3.60%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019, 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (76.00%) CCNP
4 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 16 (64.00%) WAN
6 15 (60.00%) LAN
7 13 (52.00%) Finance
8 11 (44.00%) CCNA
8 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
9 10 (40.00%) Network Design
9 10 (40.00%) F5
10 9 (36.00%) Law
10 9 (36.00%) Internet
10 9 (36.00%) OSPF
10 9 (36.00%) BGP
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (32.00%) CCIE
11 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (32.00%) MPLS
11 8 (32.00%) 802.1X
11 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
12 7 (28.00%) Financial Institution
12 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
13 6 (24.00%) CCSE
13 6 (24.00%) VLAN
13 6 (24.00%) CCSA
13 6 (24.00%) Banking
13 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (24.00%) VoIP
13 6 (24.00%) MCSE

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 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) WAN
3 15 (60.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) BGP
4 9 (36.00%) Internet
4 9 (36.00%) OSPF
5 8 (32.00%) MPLS
5 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (24.00%) NX-OS
6 6 (24.00%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (24.00%) VLAN
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
7 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (16.00%) Wireless
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) SAN
9 3 (12.00%) WebEx
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Law
3 7 (28.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (24.00%) Banking
5 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (16.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Network Design
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Network Management
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.00%) SIEM
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (76.00%) CCNP
3 11 (44.00%) CCNA
4 8 (32.00%) CCIE
5 6 (24.00%) CCSA
5 6 (24.00%) CCSE
5 6 (24.00%) MCSE
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) F5
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.00%) Qualys
7 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
8 2 (8.00%) FireEye
8 2 (8.00%) IronPort
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
8 2 (8.00%) Zscaler
9 1 (4.00%) Arista
9 1 (4.00%) BT
9 1 (4.00%) Citrix
9 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
9 1 (4.00%) Juniper
9 1 (4.00%) Meraki
9 1 (4.00%) Verint