Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 93 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 -49 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 354 379 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.46% 3.51% 5.27%
As % of the Vendors category 8.67% 8.09% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 326 343 506
City of London median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% +6.28% -2.36%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,550 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -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 4,085 4,682 4,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.93% 43.30% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,621 4,041 4,096
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -

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 18 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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.

1 208 (58.76%) Firewall
2 165 (46.61%) Cisco Certification
3 151 (42.66%) Windows
4 146 (41.24%) CCNP
5 140 (39.55%) Finance
6 129 (36.44%) CheckPoint
7 117 (33.05%) Network Security
8 109 (30.79%) Windows Server
9 103 (29.10%) WAN
10 92 (25.99%) Microsoft
11 89 (25.14%) VMware
12 88 (24.86%) VPN
13 85 (24.01%) Active Directory
14 74 (20.90%) Juniper
14 74 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
15 72 (20.34%) CCNA
15 72 (20.34%) CCIE
16 71 (20.06%) MPLS
17 69 (19.49%) LAN
18 65 (18.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 63 (17.80%) F5
20 58 (16.38%) Law
21 57 (16.10%) BGP
22 55 (15.54%) Problem-Solving
23 54 (15.25%) Legal
24 52 (14.69%) OSPF
24 52 (14.69%) Citrix
24 52 (14.69%) ITIL
24 52 (14.69%) NetScaler
25 51 (14.41%) Office 365

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 32 (9.04%) MS Exchange
2 21 (5.93%) Skype for Business
3 11 (3.11%) IIS
4 7 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.56%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (5.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 51 (14.41%) Office 365
2 48 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.95%) SaaS
5 7 (1.98%) IaaS
6 4 (1.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.56%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.28%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (0.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.28%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.28%) GitHub
9 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.28%) Route 53
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 208 (58.76%) Firewall
2 117 (33.05%) Network Security
3 103 (29.10%) WAN
4 88 (24.86%) VPN
5 74 (20.90%) Cisco ASA
6 71 (20.06%) MPLS
7 69 (19.49%) LAN
8 57 (16.10%) BGP
9 52 (14.69%) NetScaler
9 52 (14.69%) OSPF
10 50 (14.12%) Wireless
11 49 (13.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 46 (12.99%) Cisco IOS
13 42 (11.86%) DNS
14 41 (11.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 41 (11.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 39 (11.02%) VPLS
16 37 (10.45%) TCP/IP
17 35 (9.89%) NX-OS
18 33 (9.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.28%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.56%) Hudson
2 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.56%) JIRA
2 2 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.28%) FishEye
3 1 (0.28%) FogBugz
3 1 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 140 (39.55%) Finance
2 58 (16.38%) Law
3 54 (15.25%) Legal
4 20 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.24%) Advertising
6 11 (3.11%) Banking
7 5 (1.41%) Marketing
8 4 (1.13%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.13%) Retail
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (31.36%) Network Engineer
2 80 (22.60%) Analyst
3 59 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 52 (14.69%) IT Analyst
5 47 (13.28%) Security Analyst
6 42 (11.86%) Cisco Analyst
7 41 (11.58%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 41 (11.58%) Senior Network Engineer
8 40 (11.30%) IT Security Analyst
9 39 (11.02%) Security Engineer
10 37 (10.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 36 (10.17%) Network Security Engineer
12 28 (7.91%) Network Analyst
12 28 (7.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 27 (7.63%) Senior Security Engineer
14 26 (7.34%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
14 26 (7.34%) Senior Network Security Engineer
15 24 (6.78%) Network Security Analyst
16 21 (5.93%) Support Engineer
17 20 (5.65%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.67%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.69%) Software Packaging
3 4 (1.13%) LDAP
3 4 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.13%) YAML
4 3 (0.85%) Spring
4 3 (0.85%) Web Services
5 2 (0.56%) JSON
5 2 (0.56%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.56%) XMPP
6 1 (0.28%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.28%) REST
6 1 (0.28%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.30%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (1.98%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.98%) Clustering
6 6 (1.69%) Eurex
6 6 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 5 (1.41%) iPad
7 5 (1.41%) iPhone
8 4 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.13%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (0.85%) Replication
9 3 (0.85%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.56%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 151 (42.66%) Windows
2 109 (30.79%) Windows Server
3 31 (8.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (6.78%) Linux
5 24 (6.78%) Windows 10
6 22 (6.21%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.39%) CentOS
8 6 (1.69%) Android
9 5 (1.41%) Unix
10 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.13%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.85%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 55 (15.54%) Problem-Solving
3 52 (14.69%) ITIL
4 30 (8.47%) Information Security
5 23 (6.50%) Project Management
6 21 (5.93%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (4.52%) Presales
8 15 (4.24%) Change Management
8 15 (4.24%) Network Design
8 15 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (3.95%) Load Balancing
10 13 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (3.67%) Mathematics
10 13 (3.67%) SIEM
11 12 (3.39%) Configuration Management
11 12 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (3.11%) Asset Management
12 11 (3.11%) Service Delivery
12 11 (3.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.52%) PowerShell
2 10 (2.82%) SQL
3 5 (1.41%) Python
4 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.56%) Java
6 1 (0.28%) C
6 1 (0.28%) Perl
6 1 (0.28%) Ruby
6 1 (0.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 165 (46.61%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (41.24%) CCNP
3 72 (20.34%) CCIE
3 72 (20.34%) CCNA
4 47 (13.28%) Degree
5 26 (7.34%) CCIE Security
6 25 (7.06%) CEH
7 23 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (6.21%) GIAC
8 22 (6.21%) GSEC
9 20 (5.65%) MCSE
10 14 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (2.82%) VCP6
13 8 (2.26%) CESG Certified Professional
13 8 (2.26%) MCP
14 7 (1.98%) CISSP
14 7 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.98%) MCSA
15 4 (1.13%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (6.21%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (1.98%) QA
3 7 (1.98%) SLA
4 4 (1.13%) PMO
5 2 (0.56%) GDPR
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (24.01%) Active Directory
2 42 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.21%) XenApp
4 21 (5.93%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.11%) vSphere
6 8 (2.26%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.85%) Docker
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.28%) Firmware
9 1 (0.28%) KVM
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (7.63%) SCCM
2 12 (3.39%) vCenter Server
3 9 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.69%) Ansible
5 5 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (1.13%) WSUS
7 3 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.85%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.56%) Clonezilla
8 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.56%) Nagios
8 2 (0.56%) Puppet
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.28%) Nessus
9 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.28%) SCOM
9 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 129 (36.44%) CheckPoint
2 92 (25.99%) Microsoft
3 89 (25.14%) VMware
4 74 (20.90%) Juniper
5 63 (17.80%) F5
6 52 (14.69%) Citrix
7 47 (13.28%) Palo Alto
8 25 (7.06%) HP
9 18 (5.08%) Apple
10 16 (4.52%) Dell
11 15 (4.24%) SolarWinds
12 12 (3.39%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.39%) Riverbed
13 11 (3.11%) Bloomberg
14 9 (2.54%) Meraki
14 9 (2.54%) Zscaler
15 8 (2.26%) IronPort
15 8 (2.26%) NetApp
15 8 (2.26%) Reuters
16 7 (1.98%) Fidessa