Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 77 94
Rank change year-on-year -27 +17 -43
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 268 371 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.91% 3.62% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 7.82% 9.16% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 241 337 307
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 3,429 4,050 4,400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.27% 39.54% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,892 3,586 3,837
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,300 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £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 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 - 4 £58,750 -
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 149 (55.60%) Firewall
2 121 (45.15%) Cisco Certification
3 102 (38.06%) Microsoft
4 101 (37.69%) Windows
5 91 (33.96%) CCNP
5 91 (33.96%) WAN
6 90 (33.58%) Finance
7 85 (31.72%) LAN
8 84 (31.34%) Office 365
9 80 (29.85%) BGP
10 71 (26.49%) VMware
10 71 (26.49%) Azure
11 69 (25.75%) OSPF
12 68 (25.37%) Juniper
13 67 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 67 (25.00%) Palo Alto
14 66 (24.63%) VPN
14 66 (24.63%) Active Directory
15 65 (24.25%) Network Security
16 64 (23.88%) MPLS
17 55 (20.52%) DNS
18 52 (19.40%) Wireless
19 50 (18.66%) ITIL
19 50 (18.66%) F5
20 49 (18.28%) Load Balancing
21 48 (17.91%) Windows 10
22 47 (17.54%) Data Centre
22 47 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
22 47 (17.54%) CCNA
22 47 (17.54%) CheckPoint

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 20 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 19 (7.09%) Skype for Business
3 14 (5.22%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.12%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.75%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.22%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.12%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 84 (31.34%) Office 365
2 71 (26.49%) Azure
3 46 (17.16%) AWS
4 5 (1.87%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (1.49%) IaaS
6 3 (1.12%) Datadog
6 3 (1.12%) GCP
6 3 (1.12%) PaaS
7 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.75%) SaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 149 (55.60%) Firewall
2 91 (33.96%) WAN
3 85 (31.72%) LAN
4 80 (29.85%) BGP
5 69 (25.75%) OSPF
6 67 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 66 (24.63%) VPN
8 65 (24.25%) Network Security
9 64 (23.88%) MPLS
10 55 (20.52%) DNS
11 52 (19.40%) Wireless
12 47 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
13 45 (16.79%) DHCP
14 41 (15.30%) VoIP
15 34 (12.69%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (12.31%) VLAN
17 29 (10.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 29 (10.82%) Internet
18 27 (10.07%) Cisco IOS
19 26 (9.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.12%) JIRA
3 2 (0.75%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 90 (33.58%) Finance
2 31 (11.57%) Banking
3 22 (8.21%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.22%) Law
5 8 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.24%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.24%) Marketing
7 5 (1.87%) Advertising
7 5 (1.87%) Legal
7 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.49%) Electronics
8 4 (1.49%) French Language
8 4 (1.49%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.49%) Retail
9 3 (1.12%) Front Office
10 2 (0.75%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) Billing
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Local Government
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 124 (46.27%) Network Engineer
2 62 (23.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 33 (12.31%) Analyst
4 27 (10.07%) Support Engineer
5 18 (6.72%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (6.72%) Network Security Engineer
5 18 (6.72%) Security Engineer
6 15 (5.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (5.60%) IT Analyst
6 15 (5.60%) IT Support
7 12 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (4.48%) IT Engineer
8 11 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (4.10%) Desktop Support
8 11 (4.10%) Security Analyst
9 10 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (3.73%) Service Analyst
10 9 (3.36%) Architect
10 9 (3.36%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (2.99%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.61%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (1.12%) .NET
3 3 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.75%) XMPP
5 1 (0.37%) COM
5 1 (0.37%) SAML
5 1 (0.37%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 31 (11.57%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.73%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.61%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (2.61%) iPad
4 7 (2.61%) iPhone
5 6 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.87%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.87%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.12%) Clustering
8 3 (1.12%) Replication
9 2 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.37%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.37%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.37%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.69%) Windows
2 48 (17.91%) Windows 10
3 41 (15.30%) Windows Server
4 27 (10.07%) Linux
5 24 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (6.72%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (4.10%) Android
9 7 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.24%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.49%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.49%) Unix
12 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.37%) CentOS
13 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.66%) ITIL
2 49 (18.28%) Load Balancing
3 20 (7.46%) Network Design
4 19 (7.09%) Network Management
4 19 (7.09%) Project Delivery
5 18 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 17 (6.34%) Information Security
6 17 (6.34%) SIEM
7 16 (5.97%) Security Monitoring
8 14 (5.22%) Change Management
8 14 (5.22%) Service Management
9 13 (4.85%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (4.85%) Incident Management
9 13 (4.85%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (4.48%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (4.10%) Patch Management
11 11 (4.10%) Project Management
11 11 (4.10%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.72%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.99%) SQL
3 5 (1.87%) Python
4 4 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 121 (45.15%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (33.96%) CCNP
3 47 (17.54%) CCNA
4 31 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (10.07%) CCIE
6 22 (8.21%) Degree
7 19 (7.09%) MCSA
7 19 (7.09%) MCSE
8 14 (5.22%) CCDP
8 14 (5.22%) JNCIA
9 11 (4.10%) CISSP
10 10 (3.73%) CCSA
10 10 (3.73%) CCSE
10 10 (3.73%) MCP
11 9 (3.36%) CCDA
12 8 (2.99%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 8 (2.99%) CCSP
12 8 (2.99%) CEH
13 6 (2.24%) JNCIS
14 5 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.48%) SLA
2 9 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.99%) NIST
4 2 (0.75%) COBIT
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 66 (24.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (2.99%) ProxySG
5 7 (2.61%) vSphere
5 7 (2.61%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.87%) XenApp
7 3 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.75%) Firmware
8 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.75%) Xen
9 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.37%) Docker
9 1 (0.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (5.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (3.73%) FortiGate
3 9 (3.36%) SCCM
4 6 (2.24%) Ansible
4 6 (2.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (2.24%) vCenter Server
5 5 (1.87%) Terraform
6 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.49%) Puppet
6 4 (1.49%) SCOM
7 3 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (1.12%) Nagios
7 3 (1.12%) Packer
7 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (1.12%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.75%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (0.75%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (38.06%) Microsoft
2 71 (26.49%) VMware
3 68 (25.37%) Juniper
4 67 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 50 (18.66%) F5
6 47 (17.54%) CheckPoint
7 44 (16.42%) HP
8 26 (9.70%) Citrix
9 25 (9.33%) Meraki
10 23 (8.58%) Polycom
11 20 (7.46%) SolarWinds
12 16 (5.97%) Arista
12 16 (5.97%) Aruba
13 15 (5.60%) Sophos
14 13 (4.85%) Huawei
14 13 (4.85%) Mitel
15 12 (4.48%) Symantec
16 11 (4.10%) Blue Coat
16 11 (4.10%) Fortinet
17 10 (3.73%) Riverbed