Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 51 46
Rank change year-on-year -20 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 398 577 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.00% 4.82% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 9.47% 11.80% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 362 505 820
City of London median annual salary £53,375 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.95% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,213 £72,500 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 4202 4888 7906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.27% 40.83% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 4380 6804
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £82,500
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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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 +18 4 £47,500 -13.64%
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 194 (48.74%) Firewall
2 156 (39.20%) Windows
3 152 (38.19%) Cisco Certification
4 147 (36.93%) Microsoft
5 139 (34.92%) VMware
6 136 (34.17%) Finance
7 119 (29.90%) WAN
8 104 (26.13%) Active Directory
9 101 (25.38%) CCNP
10 97 (24.37%) LAN
11 91 (22.86%) VPN
12 85 (21.36%) Cisco ASA
13 83 (20.85%) ITIL
14 81 (20.35%) CheckPoint
14 81 (20.35%) Windows Server
15 79 (19.85%) Linux
16 76 (19.10%) DNS
16 76 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 75 (18.84%) CCNA
17 75 (18.84%) Juniper
17 75 (18.84%) Data Centre
18 72 (18.09%) Palo Alto
19 71 (17.84%) MS Exchange
20 70 (17.59%) Office 365
21 68 (17.09%) SAN
21 68 (17.09%) Wireless
22 67 (16.83%) BGP
23 65 (16.33%) Citrix
24 62 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
25 59 (14.82%) MPLS

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 71 (17.84%) MS Exchange
2 44 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (7.29%) Skype for Business
4 16 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (4.02%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.01%) CMS
7 6 (1.51%) IIS
8 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.26%) Jetty
8 5 (1.26%) nginx
8 5 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.75%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.50%) Confluence
10 2 (0.50%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 70 (17.59%) Office 365
2 62 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.76%) PaaS
5 10 (2.51%) IaaS
6 5 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.26%) Mimecast
7 4 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.01%) SaaS
7 4 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.75%) G Suite
9 2 (0.50%) Dropbox
9 2 (0.50%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 194 (48.74%) Firewall
2 119 (29.90%) WAN
3 97 (24.37%) LAN
4 91 (22.86%) VPN
5 85 (21.36%) Cisco ASA
6 76 (19.10%) DNS
7 68 (17.09%) SAN
7 68 (17.09%) Wireless
8 67 (16.83%) BGP
9 59 (14.82%) MPLS
10 56 (14.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 55 (13.82%) DHCP
12 54 (13.57%) OSPF
13 53 (13.32%) TCP/IP
14 48 (12.06%) VoIP
15 46 (11.56%) Network Security
16 42 (10.55%) Cisco IOS
17 36 (9.05%) VLAN
18 35 (8.79%) Internet
19 34 (8.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.76%) MySQL
5 5 (1.26%) Big Data
5 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.25%) MS Access
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.50%) Ant
2 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.50%) JIRA
2 2 (0.50%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 136 (34.17%) Finance
2 39 (9.80%) Banking
3 26 (6.53%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.28%) Law
5 14 (3.52%) Financial Institution
6 13 (3.27%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.76%) Legal
8 6 (1.51%) Back Office
9 4 (1.01%) Electronics
10 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.75%) Marketing
11 2 (0.50%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.50%) Retail
12 1 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (29.40%) Network Engineer
2 57 (14.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (12.06%) Senior Network Engineer
4 42 (10.55%) Analyst
5 35 (8.79%) Cisco Engineer
6 33 (8.29%) Support Engineer
7 23 (5.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 23 (5.78%) Architect
7 23 (5.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (4.77%) Consultant
9 18 (4.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (4.27%) Security Analyst
10 17 (4.27%) Security Engineer
11 15 (3.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (3.52%) IT Analyst
12 14 (3.52%) VMware Engineer
13 13 (3.27%) Support Analyst
13 13 (3.27%) Team Leader
14 12 (3.02%) IT Manager
14 12 (3.02%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.28%) XMPP
2 9 (2.26%) 802.1X
3 8 (2.01%) Web Services
4 5 (1.26%) .NET
4 5 (1.26%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (1.26%) Servlets
5 4 (1.01%) SAML
6 2 (0.50%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.50%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.50%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.25%) Middleware
7 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.84%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.28%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (5.78%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.27%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.02%) PKI
7 11 (2.76%) Replication
8 9 (2.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 8 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.51%) Clustering
10 6 (1.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.51%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.26%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.26%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.26%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.01%) PMI
12 4 (1.01%) Robotics
12 4 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 156 (39.20%) Windows
2 81 (20.35%) Windows Server
3 79 (19.85%) Linux
4 41 (10.30%) Windows 7
5 38 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (7.79%) Windows 10
7 30 (7.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (4.77%) CentOS
8 19 (4.77%) Ubuntu
9 14 (3.52%) Unix
10 13 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.76%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (2.01%) Debian
13 8 (2.01%) Kali Linux
14 6 (1.51%) Solaris
15 3 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.85%) ITIL
2 37 (9.30%) Load Balancing
3 36 (9.05%) Network Design
4 32 (8.04%) SIEM
5 30 (7.54%) Network Monitoring
6 23 (5.78%) Change Management
7 22 (5.53%) Kalman Filter
8 21 (5.28%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (5.28%) Presales
9 20 (5.03%) Project Management
10 19 (4.77%) DevOps
11 18 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (4.52%) Information Security
11 18 (4.52%) Migration
12 17 (4.27%) Network Management
13 16 (4.02%) ITIL V3
14 15 (3.77%) Service Delivery
14 15 (3.77%) Service Management
15 14 (3.52%) IT Strategy
16 12 (3.02%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.03%) PowerShell
2 19 (4.77%) Java
2 19 (4.77%) Python
3 17 (4.27%) SQL
4 13 (3.27%) Ruby
5 11 (2.76%) Bash Shell
6 7 (1.76%) Perl
7 5 (1.26%) C-shell
7 5 (1.26%) Korn
7 5 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.50%) VB
8 2 (0.50%) VBScript
9 1 (0.25%) C
9 1 (0.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 152 (38.19%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (25.38%) CCNP
3 75 (18.84%) CCNA
4 48 (12.06%) CCIE
5 39 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (8.79%) MCSE
7 30 (7.54%) Degree
7 30 (7.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (5.78%) MCSA
9 17 (4.27%) CISSP
10 16 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
11 13 (3.27%) CCSA
12 12 (3.02%) CCDA
13 11 (2.76%) MCP
14 10 (2.51%) MCITP
15 9 (2.26%) CCNP Voice
15 9 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (2.26%) GIAC
15 9 (2.26%) SANS
16 8 (2.01%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (4.52%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.76%) SLA
4 4 (1.01%) NIST 800
5 3 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.50%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 104 (26.13%) Active Directory
2 76 (19.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (11.06%) Hyper-V
4 29 (7.29%) vSphere
5 19 (4.77%) XenApp
6 15 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.26%) pfSense
8 7 (1.76%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.26%) VMware NSX
11 4 (1.01%) KVM
11 4 (1.01%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.75%) Snort
12 3 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.50%) Docker
13 2 (0.50%) iptables
13 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.50%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.50%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (10.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 30 (7.54%) SCCM
3 14 (3.52%) Backup Exec
4 13 (3.27%) FortiGate
5 11 (2.76%) Puppet
6 9 (2.26%) Cisco UCCX
6 9 (2.26%) Nessus
6 9 (2.26%) SCOM
6 9 (2.26%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (2.01%) vCenter Server
7 8 (2.01%) vRealize
7 8 (2.01%) WSUS
8 6 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.51%) Nagios
9 5 (1.26%) Ansible
9 5 (1.26%) Cacti
9 5 (1.26%) Cisco UCCE
9 5 (1.26%) Packer
9 5 (1.26%) QRadar
9 5 (1.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 147 (36.93%) Microsoft
2 139 (34.92%) VMware
3 81 (20.35%) CheckPoint
4 75 (18.84%) Juniper
5 72 (18.09%) Palo Alto
6 65 (16.33%) Citrix
7 51 (12.81%) F5
8 42 (10.55%) SolarWinds
9 41 (10.30%) HP
10 30 (7.54%) NetApp
11 27 (6.78%) Dell
12 24 (6.03%) Meraki
13 20 (5.03%) Avaya
13 20 (5.03%) Fortinet
14 18 (4.52%) IBM
14 18 (4.52%) Symantec
15 17 (4.27%) Aruba
15 17 (4.27%) Blue Coat
15 17 (4.27%) Brocade
16 16 (4.02%) McAfee