Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 68 46
Rank change year-on-year -13 -22 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 414 436 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.79% 4.29% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 9.20% 10.02% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 374 403 617
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +4.76%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,499 4,352 5,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.15% 42.85% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,881 3,869 4,705
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the City of London

Cisco
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Cisco in the City of London

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the City of London

Cisco
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 within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 -3 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 241 (58.21%) Firewall
2 179 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
3 174 (42.03%) Microsoft
3 174 (42.03%) Windows
4 166 (40.10%) Finance
5 141 (34.06%) WAN
6 140 (33.82%) CCNP
7 132 (31.88%) CheckPoint
8 124 (29.95%) LAN
9 118 (28.50%) Active Directory
10 117 (28.26%) DNS
11 114 (27.54%) VMware
12 111 (26.81%) F5
13 108 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
14 96 (23.19%) VPN
15 90 (21.74%) Windows Server
16 89 (21.50%) Data Centre
17 88 (21.26%) BGP
17 88 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
17 88 (21.26%) Network Security
18 87 (21.01%) CCIE
19 82 (19.81%) Juniper
19 82 (19.81%) Cisco IOS
20 81 (19.57%) OSPF
21 79 (19.08%) Cisco Nexus
22 77 (18.60%) MPLS
23 76 (18.36%) Office 365
24 74 (17.87%) Wireless
25 71 (17.15%) TCP/IP
26 69 (16.67%) DHCP

Cisco
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 50 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 42 (10.14%) Skype for Business
3 21 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (3.62%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.66%) IIS
7 7 (1.69%) Apache
8 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.97%) nginx
8 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.72%) CMS
9 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.48%) Confluence
10 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 69 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (5.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (3.14%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.42%) Adobe Captivate
5 10 (2.42%) Camtasia
6 4 (0.97%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (2.42%) Carpe Diem
2 7 (1.69%) Eikon
3 4 (0.97%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 76 (18.36%) Office 365
2 60 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.17%) IaaS
4 9 (2.17%) SaaS
5 8 (1.93%) OneDrive
5 8 (1.93%) PaaS
5 8 (1.93%) Slack
6 7 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.69%) Serverless
7 5 (1.21%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.48%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.24%) Datadog
10 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 241 (58.21%) Firewall
2 141 (34.06%) WAN
3 124 (29.95%) LAN
4 117 (28.26%) DNS
5 108 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
6 96 (23.19%) VPN
7 88 (21.26%) BGP
7 88 (21.26%) Network Security
8 82 (19.81%) Cisco IOS
9 81 (19.57%) OSPF
10 79 (19.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 77 (18.60%) MPLS
12 74 (17.87%) Wireless
13 71 (17.15%) TCP/IP
14 69 (16.67%) DHCP
15 67 (16.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 63 (15.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 62 (14.98%) NX-OS
18 41 (9.90%) Skype
19 38 (9.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.97%) MySQL
2 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.48%) Big Data
4 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.24%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.24%) DB2
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (3.86%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.45%) JIRA
4 3 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.24%) MSI
5 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 166 (40.10%) Finance
2 52 (12.56%) Law
3 48 (11.59%) Banking
4 37 (8.94%) Legal
5 30 (7.25%) Telecoms
6 25 (6.04%) Advertising
7 12 (2.90%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.69%) Retail
9 5 (1.21%) Marketing
9 5 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.72%) Billing
12 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
12 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) Front Office
13 1 (0.24%) Hungarian Language
13 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 71 (17.15%) Analyst
3 41 (9.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 41 (9.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 40 (9.66%) Security Specialist
5 36 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 36 (8.70%) Network Security Specialist
6 35 (8.45%) Network Specialist
7 33 (7.97%) Support Engineer
8 32 (7.73%) Support Analyst
9 28 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 27 (6.52%) IT Engineer
11 26 (6.28%) Desktop Support
12 23 (5.56%) Security Analyst
13 22 (5.31%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
13 22 (5.31%) Senior Network Security Specialist
13 22 (5.31%) Senior Network Specialist
13 22 (5.31%) Senior Security Specialist
14 21 (5.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 21 (5.07%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.42%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.66%) Web Services
3 9 (2.17%) LDAP
4 7 (1.69%) XMPP
5 3 (0.72%) .NET
5 3 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (0.72%) LAMP
5 3 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (0.72%) Node.js
6 2 (0.48%) .NET Core
6 2 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.48%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.48%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.48%) React
6 2 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.24%) CSS
7 1 (0.24%) Kafka
7 1 (0.24%) Middleware
7 1 (0.24%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.24%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 89 (21.50%) Data Centre
2 38 (9.18%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.59%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.66%) iPhone
7 10 (2.42%) e-Learning
7 10 (2.42%) Learning Management System
7 10 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.93%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.45%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.45%) Replication
10 5 (1.21%) Fintech
11 4 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.97%) RSA SecurID
11 4 (0.97%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.72%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (42.03%) Windows
2 90 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 49 (11.84%) Linux
4 46 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 37 (8.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (8.45%) Unix
6 35 (8.45%) Windows 7
7 31 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (5.56%) Android
9 7 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 6 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.45%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.21%) CentOS
12 4 (0.97%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.24%) AIX
14 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (16.43%) ITIL
2 49 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 40 (9.66%) Network Monitoring
5 32 (7.73%) Time Management
6 31 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 29 (7.00%) Network Design
8 27 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (6.28%) Server Virtualisation
10 25 (6.04%) Load Balancing
11 23 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 23 (5.56%) Project Management
12 22 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 21 (5.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 20 (4.83%) Due Diligence
14 20 (4.83%) Fund Management
15 18 (4.35%) Presales
15 18 (4.35%) Service Management
16 17 (4.11%) Cybersecurity
16 17 (4.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 47 (11.35%) PowerShell
2 37 (8.94%) Python
3 17 (4.11%) SQL
4 11 (2.66%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.21%) C
6 4 (0.97%) Perl
7 3 (0.72%) Java
7 3 (0.72%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.72%) Ruby
8 2 (0.48%) PHP
8 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.48%) VBScript
9 1 (0.24%) Groovy
9 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 179 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (33.82%) CCNP
3 87 (21.01%) CCIE
4 51 (12.32%) CCNA
5 45 (10.87%) Degree
6 37 (8.94%) CISSP
7 31 (7.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
9 27 (6.52%) MCSE
10 24 (5.80%) CCSE
11 19 (4.59%) GIAC
12 18 (4.35%) CCSA
13 17 (4.11%) CEH
14 13 (3.14%) CISM
15 12 (2.90%) GSEC
15 12 (2.90%) MCSA
16 11 (2.66%) CCSP
16 11 (2.66%) CLAS
16 11 (2.66%) MCP
17 10 (2.42%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.07%) Cyber Essentials
1 21 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 21 (5.07%) SLA
2 10 (2.42%) GDPR
3 6 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 5 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.48%) QA
6 1 (0.24%) GCP
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.24%) MiFID
6 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 118 (28.50%) Active Directory
2 88 (21.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.59%) vSphere
4 19 (4.59%) XenApp
5 17 (4.11%) XenDesktop
6 14 (3.38%) XenServer
7 13 (3.14%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.93%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.97%) DFS Replication
9 4 (0.97%) KVM
10 3 (0.72%) Docker
10 3 (0.72%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.72%) StorNext
10 3 (0.72%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.72%) Xsan
11 2 (0.48%) NFS
11 2 (0.48%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.24%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (5.80%) SCCM
2 19 (4.59%) Puppet
3 18 (4.35%) Ansible
4 16 (3.86%) Terraform
4 16 (3.86%) WSUS
5 13 (3.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (2.17%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.93%) Backup Exec
7 8 (1.93%) Nagios
8 5 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (1.21%) TrustSec
9 4 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.97%) Stealthwatch
10 3 (0.72%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.72%) QRadar
11 2 (0.48%) Cacti
11 2 (0.48%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 174 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 132 (31.88%) CheckPoint
3 114 (27.54%) VMware
4 111 (26.81%) F5
5 82 (19.81%) Juniper
6 58 (14.01%) Palo Alto
7 49 (11.84%) HP
8 41 (9.90%) Citrix
9 33 (7.97%) Blue Coat
10 30 (7.25%) Infoblox
11 27 (6.52%) SolarWinds
12 25 (6.04%) Imperva
13 23 (5.56%) iManage
14 20 (4.83%) Riverbed
15 19 (4.59%) Apple
15 19 (4.59%) Dell
15 19 (4.59%) Veeam
16 17 (4.11%) NetApp
17 16 (3.86%) Arista
17 16 (3.86%) ServiceNow