Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 102 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 -36
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 291 348 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.93% 3.11% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 7.74% 7.95% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 262 314 310
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +7.73% +1.67%
10th Percentile £31,325 £30,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,900 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,875
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.02% +0.71%

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 3,758 4,375 4,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.88% 39.13% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,236 3,830 3,863
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,122
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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 - -
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 146 (50.17%) Windows
2 141 (48.45%) Firewall
3 119 (40.89%) Cisco Certification
4 109 (37.46%) VMware
5 100 (34.36%) Office 365
6 93 (31.96%) Microsoft
6 93 (31.96%) Active Directory
7 92 (31.62%) CCNP
8 91 (31.27%) WAN
9 89 (30.58%) Finance
10 84 (28.87%) LAN
11 75 (25.77%) Windows Server
12 73 (25.09%) Azure
13 66 (22.68%) DNS
14 64 (21.99%) BGP
15 62 (21.31%) TCP/IP
16 61 (20.96%) VPN
17 59 (20.27%) Network Security
18 57 (19.59%) Palo Alto
19 56 (19.24%) AWS
19 56 (19.24%) CCNA
19 56 (19.24%) Juniper
19 56 (19.24%) Wireless
20 55 (18.90%) ITIL
21 52 (17.87%) VoIP
21 52 (17.87%) OSPF
21 52 (17.87%) Windows 10
22 50 (17.18%) MPLS
22 50 (17.18%) DHCP
23 46 (15.81%) 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 23 (7.90%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.47%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.37%) IIS
7 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.34%) Apache
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (11.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.44%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.03%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 100 (34.36%) Office 365
2 73 (25.09%) Azure
3 56 (19.24%) AWS
4 5 (1.72%) G Suite
4 5 (1.72%) GCP
5 4 (1.37%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (1.37%) IaaS
6 3 (1.03%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (1.03%) Datadog
6 3 (1.03%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.03%) PaaS
6 3 (1.03%) SaaS
7 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 141 (48.45%) Firewall
2 91 (31.27%) WAN
3 84 (28.87%) LAN
4 66 (22.68%) DNS
5 64 (21.99%) BGP
6 62 (21.31%) TCP/IP
7 61 (20.96%) VPN
8 59 (20.27%) Network Security
9 56 (19.24%) Wireless
10 52 (17.87%) OSPF
10 52 (17.87%) VoIP
11 50 (17.18%) DHCP
11 50 (17.18%) MPLS
12 41 (14.09%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (11.34%) Wi-Fi
14 32 (11.00%) Cisco IOS
15 30 (10.31%) SAN
16 25 (8.59%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (8.59%) Internet
17 23 (7.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.34%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.34%) MySQL
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.37%) JIRA
3 2 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.69%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.69%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.34%) Ant
4 1 (0.34%) Maven
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 89 (30.58%) Finance
2 30 (10.31%) Banking
3 20 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.12%) Law
5 9 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.41%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.72%) Legal
8 5 (1.72%) Marketing
8 5 (1.72%) Retail
9 4 (1.37%) Electronics
9 4 (1.37%) Local Government
9 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.03%) Advertising
11 2 (0.69%) Back Office
11 2 (0.69%) Billing
11 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.34%) Front Office
12 1 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 108 (37.11%) Network Engineer
2 44 (15.12%) Senior Network Engineer
3 43 (14.78%) Analyst
4 31 (10.65%) Support Engineer
5 27 (9.28%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (7.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 21 (7.22%) IT Support
9 19 (6.53%) IT Engineer
10 18 (6.19%) IT Analyst
11 17 (5.84%) Security Engineer
12 16 (5.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 16 (5.50%) Infrastructure Manager
12 16 (5.50%) Network Security Engineer
13 15 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (5.15%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (3.78%) Security Analyst
14 11 (3.78%) Service Analyst
15 10 (3.44%) Administrator
15 10 (3.44%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.09%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.41%) LDAP
3 6 (2.06%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (1.37%) XMPP
5 3 (1.03%) .NET
5 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.69%) Web Services
7 1 (0.34%) LAMP
7 1 (0.34%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.34%) SAML
7 1 (0.34%) Spring
7 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.46%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.90%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.44%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.72%) Clustering
6 5 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.72%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.72%) iPhone
6 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.37%) iPad
7 4 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (1.37%) Replication
8 2 (0.69%) Tandem
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.34%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 146 (50.17%) Windows
2 75 (25.77%) Windows Server
3 52 (17.87%) Windows 10
4 42 (14.43%) Linux
5 39 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (7.56%) Windows 7
8 13 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (4.12%) Android
9 12 (4.12%) Unix
10 7 (2.41%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.41%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.37%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.34%) CentOS
13 1 (0.34%) VyOS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.90%) ITIL
2 42 (14.43%) Load Balancing
3 31 (10.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 20 (6.87%) Information Security
4 20 (6.87%) Project Delivery
5 19 (6.53%) Change Management
5 19 (6.53%) Network Management
6 18 (6.19%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (6.19%) Security Monitoring
7 17 (5.84%) SIEM
8 14 (4.81%) IT Strategy
8 14 (4.81%) Network Design
9 13 (4.47%) Configuration Management
9 13 (4.47%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (4.47%) Service Management
10 12 (4.12%) Asset Management
10 12 (4.12%) Patch Management
10 12 (4.12%) Security Management
10 12 (4.12%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (3.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.28%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.90%) SQL
3 4 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (0.34%) C
4 1 (0.34%) PHP
4 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 119 (40.89%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (31.62%) CCNP
3 56 (19.24%) CCNA
4 35 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (10.31%) Degree
6 20 (6.87%) CCIE
6 20 (6.87%) MCSE
7 19 (6.53%) MCSA
8 14 (4.81%) MCP
9 12 (4.12%) CISSP
10 11 (3.78%) CCDP
11 10 (3.44%) JNCIA
12 9 (3.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 9 (3.09%) CCSA
12 9 (3.09%) CCSE
12 9 (3.09%) CCSP
13 8 (2.75%) CEH
14 7 (2.41%) MCITP
14 7 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (2.06%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.15%) SLA
2 10 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.75%) NIST
4 3 (1.03%) GDPR
5 2 (0.69%) COBIT
5 2 (0.69%) MiFID
5 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (31.96%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.19%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.50%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (3.09%) vSphere
6 8 (2.75%) ProxySG
6 8 (2.75%) XenApp
6 8 (2.75%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.06%) Cronacle
7 6 (2.06%) Docker
7 6 (2.06%) Veritas File System
7 6 (2.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (1.72%) VMware NSX
9 3 (1.03%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.03%) Ceph
9 3 (1.03%) Gluster
9 3 (1.03%) KVM
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.69%) Xen
11 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 17 (5.84%) Cisco CUCM
1 17 (5.84%) SCCM
2 15 (5.15%) Ansible
3 11 (3.78%) Terraform
4 9 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.09%) Puppet
5 7 (2.41%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.72%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.37%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.03%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.03%) Nagios
8 3 (1.03%) Packer
8 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (1.03%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (0.69%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.69%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 109 (37.46%) VMware
2 93 (31.96%) Microsoft
3 57 (19.59%) Palo Alto
4 56 (19.24%) Juniper
5 46 (15.81%) CheckPoint
6 44 (15.12%) F5
6 44 (15.12%) HP
7 34 (11.68%) Meraki
8 31 (10.65%) Citrix
9 17 (5.84%) SolarWinds
10 16 (5.50%) Polycom
10 16 (5.50%) Red Hat
11 15 (5.15%) Arista
11 15 (5.15%) Sophos
12 12 (4.12%) 3PAR
12 12 (4.12%) Aruba
13 11 (3.78%) Blue Coat
14 10 (3.44%) Symantec
15 9 (3.09%) Fortinet
15 9 (3.09%) Huawei