Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 52 53
Rank change year-on-year -39 +1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 341 547 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.28% 4.83% 4.69%
As % of the Vendors category 7.90% 11.30% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 309 479 687
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +7.14%
10th Percentile £34,100 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £53,730 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.34% - +9.38%

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 4317 4839 7062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 41.51% 42.74% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3812 4371 6090
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 138 (40.47%) Firewall
2 136 (39.88%) Finance
3 131 (38.42%) Microsoft
4 127 (37.24%) Windows
5 120 (35.19%) Cisco Certification
6 117 (34.31%) VMware
7 109 (31.96%) Active Directory
8 98 (28.74%) WAN
9 92 (26.98%) LAN
10 79 (23.17%) ITIL
11 78 (22.87%) CCNP
11 78 (22.87%) Office 365
12 71 (20.82%) Cisco ASA
13 69 (20.23%) VPN
14 68 (19.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 64 (18.77%) DNS
16 63 (18.48%) MS Exchange
16 63 (18.48%) Data Centre
17 61 (17.89%) CheckPoint
17 61 (17.89%) BGP
18 60 (17.60%) Citrix
19 59 (17.30%) Wireless
19 59 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
20 58 (17.01%) Palo Alto
20 58 (17.01%) Windows Server
21 56 (16.42%) CCNA
22 53 (15.54%) Linux
23 52 (15.25%) SAN
23 52 (15.25%) MPLS
24 51 (14.96%) OSPF

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 63 (18.48%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.21%) Skype for Business
3 25 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 13 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (2.64%) IIS
7 8 (2.35%) CMS
8 5 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.47%) Jetty
8 5 (1.47%) nginx
8 5 (1.47%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.88%) Confluence
10 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (10.85%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.17%) Acrobat
4 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 78 (22.87%) Office 365
2 59 (17.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.93%) Mimecast
5 7 (2.05%) PaaS
6 6 (1.76%) G Suite
6 6 (1.76%) IaaS
7 5 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.17%) SaaS
9 3 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.29%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 138 (40.47%) Firewall
2 98 (28.74%) WAN
3 92 (26.98%) LAN
4 71 (20.82%) Cisco ASA
5 69 (20.23%) VPN
6 64 (18.77%) DNS
7 61 (17.89%) BGP
8 59 (17.30%) Wireless
9 52 (15.25%) MPLS
9 52 (15.25%) SAN
10 51 (14.96%) OSPF
11 47 (13.78%) TCP/IP
12 46 (13.49%) DHCP
13 42 (12.32%) Cisco IOS
14 40 (11.73%) Network Security
15 37 (10.85%) Unified Communications
15 37 (10.85%) VLAN
16 36 (10.56%) VoIP
17 35 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
18 33 (9.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.05%) MySQL
4 2 (0.59%) Big Data
4 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.88%) JIRA
1 3 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.59%) Ant
2 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.59%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 136 (39.88%) Finance
2 27 (7.92%) Banking
3 20 (5.87%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.28%) Law
5 14 (4.11%) Legal
6 11 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.76%) Advertising
8 4 (1.17%) Retail
9 3 (0.88%) Back Office
9 3 (0.88%) Billing
10 2 (0.59%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (26.10%) Network Engineer
2 50 (14.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (12.32%) Analyst
4 38 (11.14%) Support Engineer
5 29 (8.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 26 (7.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 22 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 18 (5.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 18 (5.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 17 (4.99%) Security Analyst
10 15 (4.40%) Architect
10 15 (4.40%) Desktop Support
11 13 (3.81%) Consultant
11 13 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (3.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (3.52%) IT Analyst
12 12 (3.52%) Server Engineer
13 11 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 10 (2.93%) Presales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.16%) XMPP
2 14 (4.11%) 802.1X
3 10 (2.93%) .NET
4 5 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (1.47%) Servlets
5 4 (1.17%) Web Services
6 2 (0.59%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.59%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.59%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.29%) CSS
7 1 (0.29%) Middleware
7 1 (0.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 63 (18.48%) Data Centre
2 33 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.28%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.64%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.64%) Replication
6 9 (2.64%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 8 (2.35%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.35%) iPhone
7 8 (2.35%) Robotics
8 7 (2.05%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.47%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.47%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.47%) STB
10 4 (1.17%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.17%) Clustering
10 4 (1.17%) DataPower
10 4 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 127 (37.24%) Windows
2 58 (17.01%) Windows Server
3 53 (15.54%) Linux
4 32 (9.38%) Windows 10
5 27 (7.92%) Windows 7
6 22 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (5.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (4.11%) Ubuntu
8 14 (4.11%) Unix
9 12 (3.52%) CentOS
9 12 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.47%) Android
12 5 (1.47%) Solaris
13 4 (1.17%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.88%) Debian
14 3 (0.88%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.17%) ITIL
2 31 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 30 (8.80%) Network Design
4 26 (7.62%) DevOps
4 26 (7.62%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (7.33%) Change Management
6 24 (7.04%) Presales
7 23 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (5.28%) Service Management
8 18 (5.28%) SIEM
9 17 (4.99%) Information Security
10 16 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (4.69%) ITIL V3
10 16 (4.69%) Network Management
10 16 (4.69%) Proactive Monitoring
11 15 (4.40%) Migration
12 14 (4.11%) Customer Requirements
12 14 (4.11%) PRINCE2
12 14 (4.11%) Project Management
13 12 (3.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.04%) PowerShell
2 19 (5.57%) Java
3 18 (5.28%) Python
4 11 (3.23%) SQL
5 8 (2.35%) Ruby
6 7 (2.05%) Perl
7 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.47%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.59%) VB
9 2 (0.59%) VBScript
10 1 (0.29%) C-shell
10 1 (0.29%) Korn
10 1 (0.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 120 (35.19%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (22.87%) CCNP
3 56 (16.42%) CCNA
4 37 (10.85%) CCIE
5 36 (10.56%) Degree
6 33 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (9.38%) MCSE
8 29 (8.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 26 (7.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (5.57%) MCSA
11 17 (4.99%) CISSP
12 9 (2.64%) CCSA
13 8 (2.35%) CCDA
13 8 (2.35%) CCDP
13 8 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.35%) SANS
14 7 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (2.05%) GIAC
14 7 (2.05%) MCP
15 6 (1.76%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.81%) SLA
3 8 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.17%) NIST 800
4 4 (1.17%) QA
5 3 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.59%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 109 (31.96%) Active Directory
2 68 (19.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.92%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.28%) XenApp
5 15 (4.40%) vSphere
6 11 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.76%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.47%) VMware NSX
10 4 (1.17%) KVM
11 3 (0.88%) Docker
11 3 (0.88%) pfSense
12 2 (0.59%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.59%) iptables
12 2 (0.59%) Snort
13 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (8.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 29 (8.50%) SCCM
2 12 (3.52%) Puppet
3 11 (3.23%) SCOM
4 10 (2.93%) Backup Exec
5 8 (2.35%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (2.35%) Nagios
6 7 (2.05%) FortiGate
7 6 (1.76%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (1.47%) Ansible
8 5 (1.47%) Cacti
8 5 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (1.47%) Packer
8 5 (1.47%) Terraform
8 5 (1.47%) vRealize
9 4 (1.17%) Nessus
9 4 (1.17%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.17%) OpenVAS
9 4 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (1.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 131 (38.42%) Microsoft
2 117 (34.31%) VMware
3 61 (17.89%) CheckPoint
4 60 (17.60%) Citrix
5 58 (17.01%) Palo Alto
6 51 (14.96%) Juniper
7 36 (10.56%) F5
8 33 (9.68%) SolarWinds
9 29 (8.50%) HP
10 23 (6.74%) Meraki
11 22 (6.45%) Dell
12 19 (5.57%) NetApp
13 16 (4.69%) Veeam
14 15 (4.40%) Avaya
15 14 (4.11%) Fortinet
16 13 (3.81%) IBM
17 12 (3.52%) Blue Coat
17 12 (3.52%) McAfee
17 12 (3.52%) Splunk
18 11 (3.23%) Arista