Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 2020 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
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 82 92
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10 -48
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 280 362 373
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.18% 3.49% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 8.61% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 279 331 353
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +7.48% +7.00%
10th Percentile £37,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 3,218 4,202 4,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.59% 40.52% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,672 3,719 4,076
Median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,525 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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 30 March 2020. 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 - 2 £58,750 -
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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.

1 140 (50.00%) Firewall
2 121 (43.21%) Cisco Certification
3 117 (41.79%) Finance
4 110 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 105 (37.50%) Windows
6 86 (30.71%) LAN
7 84 (30.00%) WAN
8 83 (29.64%) Office 365
9 76 (27.14%) CCNP
10 72 (25.71%) BGP
11 65 (23.21%) OSPF
12 64 (22.86%) Juniper
13 63 (22.50%) Azure
14 62 (22.14%) Palo Alto
14 62 (22.14%) TCP/IP
15 61 (21.79%) VMware
16 55 (19.64%) Wireless
17 54 (19.29%) MPLS
18 51 (18.21%) Active Directory
18 51 (18.21%) Network Security
19 50 (17.86%) Windows 10
20 48 (17.14%) VPN
20 48 (17.14%) CheckPoint
21 45 (16.07%) F5
22 44 (15.71%) Video Conferencing
23 43 (15.36%) Windows Server
23 43 (15.36%) DNS
24 42 (15.00%) ITIL
25 40 (14.29%) Banking
26 39 (13.93%) AWS

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 28 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 24 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.64%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.71%) IIS
8 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (7.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (5.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 83 (29.64%) Office 365
2 63 (22.50%) Azure
3 39 (13.93%) AWS
4 5 (1.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 5 (1.79%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.07%) Datadog
6 2 (0.71%) GCP
6 2 (0.71%) IaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.36%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (50.00%) Firewall
2 86 (30.71%) LAN
3 84 (30.00%) WAN
4 72 (25.71%) BGP
5 65 (23.21%) OSPF
6 62 (22.14%) TCP/IP
7 55 (19.64%) Wireless
8 54 (19.29%) MPLS
9 51 (18.21%) Network Security
10 48 (17.14%) VPN
11 43 (15.36%) DNS
12 36 (12.86%) VoIP
12 36 (12.86%) Wi-Fi
13 34 (12.14%) VLAN
14 33 (11.79%) Unified Communications
15 31 (11.07%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (11.07%) DHCP
15 31 (11.07%) Skype
16 27 (9.64%) Cisco Nexus
17 25 (8.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.79%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
General
1 117 (41.79%) Finance
2 40 (14.29%) Banking
3 20 (7.14%) Law
4 19 (6.79%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.93%) Financial Institution
5 11 (3.93%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.57%) Legal
7 8 (2.86%) Front Office
8 5 (1.79%) Advertising
9 4 (1.43%) French Language
9 4 (1.43%) Marketing
10 3 (1.07%) German Language
10 3 (1.07%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.71%) Retail
12 1 (0.36%) Electronics
12 1 (0.36%) Games
12 1 (0.36%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 117 (41.79%) Network Engineer
2 60 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 32 (11.43%) Analyst
4 26 (9.29%) Support Engineer
5 15 (5.36%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 14 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 14 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 13 (4.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (4.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 13 (4.64%) Desktop Support
7 13 (4.64%) Network Security Engineer
8 11 (3.93%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 11 (3.93%) Wireless Engineer
8 11 (3.93%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 10 (3.57%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 10 (3.57%) IT Engineer
9 10 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
9 10 (3.57%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (1.07%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.36%) COM
3 1 (0.36%) SAML
3 1 (0.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.71%) Video Conferencing
2 38 (13.57%) Data Centre
3 15 (5.36%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.21%) Blackberry
4 9 (3.21%) iPad
4 9 (3.21%) iPhone
5 7 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.79%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.43%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.71%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.71%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.36%) Clustering
11 1 (0.36%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 105 (37.50%) Windows
2 50 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 43 (15.36%) Windows Server
4 31 (11.07%) Linux
5 24 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (8.21%) Windows 7
7 15 (5.36%) Windows Server 2016
8 12 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (3.21%) Android
10 7 (2.50%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.14%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) CentOS
15 1 (0.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.00%) ITIL
2 38 (13.57%) Load Balancing
3 28 (10.00%) Network Design
4 22 (7.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (6.43%) Line Management
6 17 (6.07%) Information Security
7 14 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 14 (5.00%) Network Management
8 13 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (4.64%) Presales
8 13 (4.64%) SIEM
8 13 (4.64%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (4.29%) Change Control
10 11 (3.93%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (3.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (3.93%) Security Monitoring
11 10 (3.57%) Business Continuity
11 10 (3.57%) Security Management
12 9 (3.21%) DevOps
12 9 (3.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.64%) PowerShell
2 9 (3.21%) Python
3 8 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.07%) SQL
5 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 121 (43.21%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (27.14%) CCNP
3 34 (12.14%) CCNA
4 32 (11.43%) CCIE
5 30 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (6.79%) Degree
6 19 (6.79%) JNCIA
7 16 (5.71%) CCDP
7 16 (5.71%) MCSE
8 14 (5.00%) CCDA
9 13 (4.64%) MCSA
10 12 (4.29%) CCSA
10 12 (4.29%) CCSE
11 11 (3.93%) CISSP
12 8 (2.86%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 8 (2.86%) CCSP
12 8 (2.86%) CEH
12 8 (2.86%) MCP
13 5 (1.79%) JNCIP
14 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.93%) SLA
3 8 (2.86%) NIST
4 3 (1.07%) GDPR
5 2 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 51 (18.21%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (3.21%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (2.50%) Firmware
5 7 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.14%) vSphere
6 6 (2.14%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.07%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.07%) XenApp
8 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.71%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.36%) Docker
9 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (6.43%) FortiGate
2 11 (3.93%) Ansible
2 11 (3.93%) vCenter Server
3 8 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.50%) Puppet
5 6 (2.14%) SCCM
6 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.07%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.07%) Nagios
7 3 (1.07%) Packer
7 3 (1.07%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (1.07%) SCOM
7 3 (1.07%) Terraform
8 2 (0.71%) Istio
8 2 (0.71%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.36%) NetMRI
9 1 (0.36%) QRadar
Vendors
1 110 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 64 (22.86%) Juniper
3 62 (22.14%) Palo Alto
4 61 (21.79%) VMware
5 48 (17.14%) CheckPoint
6 45 (16.07%) F5
7 36 (12.86%) HP
8 32 (11.43%) Citrix
9 31 (11.07%) Polycom
10 28 (10.00%) Meraki
11 23 (8.21%) Mitel
12 21 (7.50%) Aruba
13 18 (6.43%) Huawei
14 14 (5.00%) SolarWinds
15 11 (3.93%) Arista
16 10 (3.57%) Bloomberg
16 10 (3.57%) Riverbed
16 10 (3.57%) Symantec
17 8 (2.86%) Fortinet
17 8 (2.86%) Sophos