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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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 137 109 84
Rank change year-on-year -28 -25 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 153 126 228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.07% 2.52% 3.25%
As % of the Vendors category 5.80% 7.90% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 113 108 217
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,462 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - -3.85% +13.04%
75th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,000 £90,000 £93,500
Central London median annual salary £60,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.20% - +13.64%

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 2,638 1,594 2,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.75% 31.90% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,870 1,349 2,113
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £101,250 £92,050
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £64,000
% change year-on-year - +5.47% +6.67%

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 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 69 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (43.79%) Firewall
3 61 (39.87%) WAN
3 61 (39.87%) Azure
4 59 (38.56%) CCNP
5 55 (35.95%) Data Centre
6 48 (31.37%) LAN
7 47 (30.72%) Palo Alto
8 45 (29.41%) Social Skills
8 45 (29.41%) Windows
9 43 (28.10%) Active Directory
10 42 (27.45%) Finance
10 42 (27.45%) AWS
11 40 (26.14%) Microsoft
12 37 (24.18%) Fortinet
13 35 (22.88%) F5
14 33 (21.57%) VMware
15 31 (20.26%) Juniper
15 31 (20.26%) CheckPoint
16 28 (18.30%) ITIL
17 27 (17.65%) CCNA
17 27 (17.65%) TCP/IP
17 27 (17.65%) CCIE
17 27 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (16.99%) VPN
18 26 (16.99%) DNS
19 25 (16.34%) Cisco ASA
19 25 (16.34%) SD-WAN
20 24 (15.69%) Arista
20 24 (15.69%) 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 11 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.23%) IBM Notes
3 6 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 61 (39.87%) Azure
2 42 (27.45%) AWS
3 22 (14.38%) Microsoft 365
4 14 (9.15%) GCP
5 5 (3.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.27%) Mimecast
6 4 (2.61%) PaaS
6 4 (2.61%) SaaS
7 3 (1.96%) IaaS
8 2 (1.31%) Lucidchart
8 2 (1.31%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.65%) AWS Direct Connect
9 1 (0.65%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 67 (43.79%) Firewall
2 61 (39.87%) WAN
3 48 (31.37%) LAN
4 27 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 26 (16.99%) DNS
5 26 (16.99%) VPN
6 25 (16.34%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (16.34%) SD-WAN
7 24 (15.69%) MPLS
8 22 (14.38%) BGP
8 22 (14.38%) Wireless
9 21 (13.73%) OSPF
10 18 (11.76%) Network Security
11 16 (10.46%) Cisco ISE
11 16 (10.46%) VoIP
12 14 (9.15%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (7.84%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (7.84%) DHCP
14 11 (7.19%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (5.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.65%) ArangoDB
2 1 (0.65%) Big Data
2 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.65%) HBase
2 1 (0.65%) Metadata
2 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 45 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 42 (27.45%) Finance
3 22 (14.38%) Presentation Skills
4 12 (7.84%) Law
5 11 (7.19%) Banking
6 9 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 8 (5.23%) Financial Institution
7 8 (5.23%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 3 (1.96%) Legal
9 3 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.96%) Publishing
10 2 (1.31%) Advertising
10 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.31%) Retail
11 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.65%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.65%) Marketing
11 1 (0.65%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 67 (43.79%) Network Engineer
2 20 (13.07%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.80%) Architect
4 15 (9.80%) Network Architect
5 13 (8.50%) Analyst
5 13 (8.50%) Desktop Support
6 11 (7.19%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.23%) IT Technician
8 8 (5.23%) Junior
8 8 (5.23%) Junior Network Engineer
8 8 (5.23%) Network Technician
8 8 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.23%) Trainee
8 8 (5.23%) Trainee IT Technician
8 8 (5.23%) Trainee Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.27%) XMPP
2 4 (2.61%) JSON
3 3 (1.96%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (0.65%) Guice
4 1 (0.65%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) Kafka
4 1 (0.65%) Lucene
4 1 (0.65%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (0.65%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.65%) SOAP
4 1 (0.65%) Spring
4 1 (0.65%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.65%) Vert.x
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (35.95%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.84%) Public Cloud
3 10 (6.54%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.27%) iPhone
6 5 (3.27%) Replication
7 4 (2.61%) iPad
7 4 (2.61%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.31%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.31%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) IVR
8 2 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.31%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.65%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.65%) Fibre Optics
9 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.41%) Windows
2 18 (11.76%) Linux
3 17 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 15 (9.80%) Windows Server
5 11 (7.19%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (6.54%) Mac OS
6 10 (6.54%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.61%) Android
9 3 (1.96%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.31%) Unix
11 1 (0.65%) AIX
11 1 (0.65%) CentOS
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.65%) Solaris
11 1 (0.65%) SUSE
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.30%) ITIL
2 17 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 13 (8.50%) Change Management
3 13 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (6.54%) Network Virtualisation
5 10 (6.54%) Presales
5 10 (6.54%) Technology Transformation
6 9 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.23%) Application Packaging
7 8 (5.23%) Change Control
7 8 (5.23%) Decision-Making
7 8 (5.23%) Inventory Control
7 8 (5.23%) Inventory Management
7 8 (5.23%) Migration
7 8 (5.23%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (4.58%) Network Design
8 7 (4.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.50%) Python
2 8 (5.23%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.61%) SQL
4 1 (0.65%) Bash
4 1 (0.65%) Java
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (45.10%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (38.56%) CCNP
3 27 (17.65%) CCIE
3 27 (17.65%) CCNA
4 22 (14.38%) Degree
5 20 (13.07%) SC Cleared
5 20 (13.07%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.88%) A+ Certification
7 8 (5.23%) Linux+ Certification
7 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (5.23%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (2.61%) JNCIS
8 4 (2.61%) Master's Degree
8 4 (2.61%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.31%) CCSA
10 2 (1.31%) CCSE
10 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.31%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.50%) SLA
2 6 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) NIST
System Software
1 43 (28.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.15%) VMware NSX
4 6 (3.92%) vSphere
5 2 (1.31%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.65%) Docker
6 1 (0.65%) Firmware
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (14.38%) Ansible
2 13 (8.50%) SCCM
3 8 (5.23%) FortiGate
4 7 (4.58%) Terraform
5 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (3.27%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.27%) TrustSec
7 4 (2.61%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.31%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.65%) Nessus
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.65%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 47 (30.72%) Palo Alto
2 40 (26.14%) Microsoft
3 37 (24.18%) Fortinet
4 35 (22.88%) F5
5 33 (21.57%) VMware
6 31 (20.26%) CheckPoint
6 31 (20.26%) Juniper
7 24 (15.69%) Arista
8 20 (13.07%) SolarWinds
9 19 (12.42%) Citrix
10 15 (9.80%) Aruba
11 13 (8.50%) Meraki
11 13 (8.50%) Zscaler
12 11 (7.19%) HP
13 10 (6.54%) Apple
13 10 (6.54%) Riverbed
14 9 (5.88%) Bloomberg
14 9 (5.88%) Dell
14 9 (5.88%) Fidessa
15 8 (5.23%) Lotus