Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -30 -5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 429 503 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.85% 4.94% 5.41%
As % of the Vendors category 8.94% 11.43% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 383 468 657
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £83,500 £72,500 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.66% +0.95%

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 4,797 4,402 5,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.03% 43.28% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,159 3,918 4,948
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -4 2 £57,500 +21.05%
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 238 (55.48%) Firewall
2 188 (43.82%) Windows
3 180 (41.96%) Microsoft
4 172 (40.09%) Cisco Certification
5 155 (36.13%) Finance
6 151 (35.20%) VMware
6 151 (35.20%) WAN
7 133 (31.00%) CheckPoint
8 130 (30.30%) DNS
9 128 (29.84%) LAN
10 125 (29.14%) CCNP
10 125 (29.14%) Active Directory
11 121 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
12 118 (27.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 115 (26.81%) F5
14 110 (25.64%) VPN
15 99 (23.08%) Network Security
15 99 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
16 97 (22.61%) Juniper
17 92 (21.45%) Cisco Nexus
18 87 (20.28%) BGP
19 86 (20.05%) CCIE
19 86 (20.05%) Data Centre
20 82 (19.11%) Windows Server
21 81 (18.88%) OSPF
22 80 (18.65%) MPLS
22 80 (18.65%) Wireless
22 80 (18.65%) ITIL
23 79 (18.41%) DHCP
23 79 (18.41%) Microsoft Azure

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 59 (13.75%) MS Exchange
2 39 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 25 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (3.96%) IIS
7 6 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.17%) Apache
8 5 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.70%) SAS
9 3 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.47%) CMS
10 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
11 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.23%) JBoss
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
11 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 74 (17.25%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.33%) Adobe Captivate
5 10 (2.33%) Camtasia
6 9 (2.10%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (2.33%) Carpe Diem
2 4 (0.93%) Eikon
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.47%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 79 (18.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (17.72%) Office 365
3 67 (15.62%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.80%) IaaS
5 10 (2.33%) PaaS
5 10 (2.33%) SaaS
6 8 (1.86%) OneDrive
7 7 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.63%) Serverless
7 7 (1.63%) Slack
8 5 (1.17%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.47%) Twilio
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.23%) Datadog
10 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 238 (55.48%) Firewall
2 151 (35.20%) WAN
3 130 (30.30%) DNS
4 128 (29.84%) LAN
5 121 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
6 110 (25.64%) VPN
7 99 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 99 (23.08%) Network Security
8 92 (21.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 87 (20.28%) BGP
10 81 (18.88%) OSPF
11 80 (18.65%) MPLS
11 80 (18.65%) Wireless
12 79 (18.41%) DHCP
13 78 (18.18%) NX-OS
14 71 (16.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 71 (16.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 57 (13.29%) TCP/IP
16 50 (11.66%) NetScaler
17 45 (10.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.47%) Big Data
4 2 (0.47%) MySQL
4 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.23%) DB2
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (1.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.17%) JIRA
4 3 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.47%) MSI
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 155 (36.13%) Finance
2 39 (9.09%) Law
3 36 (8.39%) Banking
4 35 (8.16%) Legal
5 16 (3.73%) Advertising
6 15 (3.50%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.63%) Retail
8 5 (1.17%) Marketing
8 5 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.93%) Billing
10 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (25.87%) Network Engineer
2 72 (16.78%) Analyst
3 54 (12.59%) Security Specialist
4 50 (11.66%) Network Security Specialist
5 44 (10.26%) Network Specialist
6 43 (10.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (9.56%) Cisco Engineer
8 40 (9.32%) Support Analyst
9 35 (8.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 32 (7.46%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 32 (7.46%) Senior Network Security Specialist
10 32 (7.46%) Senior Network Specialist
10 32 (7.46%) Senior Security Specialist
11 31 (7.23%) Senior Network Engineer
12 24 (5.59%) Desktop Support
12 24 (5.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 24 (5.59%) Support Engineer
13 23 (5.36%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
13 23 (5.36%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
14 22 (5.13%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 9 (2.10%) Web Services
3 5 (1.17%) LDAP
4 3 (0.70%) Node.js
4 3 (0.70%) XMPP
5 2 (0.47%) .NET
5 2 (0.47%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.47%) Ajax
5 2 (0.47%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.47%) JSON
5 2 (0.47%) Middleware
5 2 (0.47%) React
5 2 (0.47%) REST
5 2 (0.47%) SOAP
5 2 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.47%) XML
6 1 (0.23%) CSS
6 1 (0.23%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 86 (20.05%) Data Centre
2 35 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.50%) iPhone
5 14 (3.26%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.33%) e-Learning
7 10 (2.33%) Learning Management System
8 8 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.63%) Replication
10 6 (1.40%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.17%) Clustering
11 5 (1.17%) PKI
11 5 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.93%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.70%) HP Storage
13 3 (0.70%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 188 (43.82%) Windows
2 82 (19.11%) Windows Server
3 55 (12.82%) Linux
4 49 (11.42%) Windows 10
5 43 (10.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 28 (6.53%) Unix
9 26 (6.06%) Android
10 12 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.86%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.63%) CentOS
13 6 (1.40%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.17%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.93%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.70%) Debian
16 3 (0.70%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.23%) AIX
17 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (18.65%) ITIL
2 49 (11.42%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (9.32%) Network Monitoring
4 36 (8.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 28 (6.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 25 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (5.83%) Network Design
7 22 (5.13%) Load Balancing
7 22 (5.13%) Project Management
8 20 (4.66%) Presales
9 19 (4.43%) Change Management
10 18 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (4.20%) Incident Management
10 18 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (4.20%) SIEM
10 18 (4.20%) Time Management
11 17 (3.96%) Service Management
12 16 (3.73%) Capacity Management
12 16 (3.73%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (3.73%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 71 (16.55%) PowerShell
2 50 (11.66%) Python
3 20 (4.66%) SQL
4 12 (2.80%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.33%) C
6 7 (1.63%) Perl
6 7 (1.63%) VBScript
7 5 (1.17%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.17%) Ruby
7 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.70%) Groovy
8 3 (0.70%) PHP
9 2 (0.47%) C#
9 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.23%) Java
10 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 172 (40.09%) Cisco Certification
2 125 (29.14%) CCNP
3 86 (20.05%) CCIE
4 45 (10.49%) CISSP
5 43 (10.02%) CCNA
5 43 (10.02%) Degree
6 28 (6.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 26 (6.06%) CCSE
7 26 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (5.13%) MCSE
9 17 (3.96%) CCSP
10 15 (3.50%) CLAS
11 14 (3.26%) CISM
11 14 (3.26%) GIAC
12 12 (2.80%) CCSA
12 12 (2.80%) CEH
12 12 (2.80%) MCSA
13 11 (2.56%) CISA
14 8 (1.86%) CCDP
14 8 (1.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.13%) SLA
2 16 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (2.10%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 6 (1.40%) GDPR
6 3 (0.70%) MiFID
7 2 (0.47%) QA
8 1 (0.23%) GCP
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 125 (29.14%) Active Directory
2 118 (27.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (7.46%) XenApp
4 31 (7.23%) Hyper-V
5 30 (6.99%) vSphere
6 28 (6.53%) XenDesktop
7 20 (4.66%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (3.50%) XenServer
9 8 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.70%) Docker
11 3 (0.70%) pfSense
11 3 (0.70%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.70%) Snort
11 3 (0.70%) StorNext
11 3 (0.70%) Xsan
12 2 (0.47%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.47%) KVM
12 2 (0.47%) NFS
13 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 33 (7.69%) SCCM
2 29 (6.76%) Puppet
3 26 (6.06%) Terraform
4 19 (4.43%) Ansible
5 16 (3.73%) WSUS
6 15 (3.50%) Backup Exec
7 12 (2.80%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (2.56%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
10 6 (1.40%) vCenter Server
11 5 (1.17%) Cacti
12 4 (0.93%) Nagios
12 4 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
12 4 (0.93%) TrustSec
13 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.70%) Nessus
13 3 (0.70%) OpenVAS
13 3 (0.70%) OSSEC
13 3 (0.70%) SCOM
13 3 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 180 (41.96%) Microsoft
2 151 (35.20%) VMware
3 133 (31.00%) CheckPoint
4 115 (26.81%) F5
5 97 (22.61%) Juniper
6 58 (13.52%) Citrix
7 50 (11.66%) HP
8 49 (11.42%) Palo Alto
9 47 (10.96%) Blue Coat
10 43 (10.02%) Infoblox
11 39 (9.09%) Imperva
12 33 (7.69%) SolarWinds
13 27 (6.29%) iManage
14 26 (6.06%) Google
15 25 (5.83%) Veeam
15 25 (5.83%) Zscaler
16 20 (4.66%) Apple
16 20 (4.66%) Fortinet
17 19 (4.43%) Adobe
18 18 (4.20%) Arista