Period
to 26 January 2021

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 26 January 2021 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
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 101 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 139 267 369
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.19% 2.96% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 9.23% 8.06% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 155 255 338
Median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £44,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +26.09% +4.55% -

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 1,506 3,312 4,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.53% 36.71% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,250 2,801 3,556
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +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 26 January 2021.

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 26 January 2021. 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 +14 1 £60,000 +2.13%
Cisco
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, 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 65 (46.76%) Windows
1 65 (46.76%) Firewall
2 64 (46.04%) Microsoft
3 59 (42.45%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (42.45%) VMware
3 59 (42.45%) Office 365
4 58 (41.73%) Finance
5 51 (36.69%) Azure
6 44 (31.65%) WAN
6 44 (31.65%) VPN
7 41 (29.50%) Active Directory
8 39 (28.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (27.34%) Network Security
9 38 (27.34%) LAN
10 36 (25.90%) Data Centre
11 35 (25.18%) CheckPoint
12 32 (23.02%) CCNA
12 32 (23.02%) PowerShell
13 30 (21.58%) Linux
14 29 (20.86%) HP
15 28 (20.14%) Meraki
16 27 (19.42%) Banking
17 26 (18.71%) DNS
17 26 (18.71%) Windows Server
18 25 (17.99%) AWS
19 24 (17.27%) Ansible
19 24 (17.27%) TCP/IP
19 24 (17.27%) CCNP
19 24 (17.27%) Citrix
20 23 (16.55%) ITIL

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 10 (7.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.16%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.16%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.44%) Apache
4 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 59 (42.45%) Office 365
2 51 (36.69%) Azure
3 25 (17.99%) AWS
4 21 (15.11%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 7 (5.04%) IaaS
6 3 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.44%) GCP
7 2 (1.44%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.44%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.44%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.44%) PaaS
7 2 (1.44%) SaaS
8 1 (0.72%) Slack
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (46.76%) Firewall
2 44 (31.65%) VPN
2 44 (31.65%) WAN
3 38 (27.34%) LAN
3 38 (27.34%) Network Security
4 26 (18.71%) DNS
5 24 (17.27%) TCP/IP
6 22 (15.83%) PBX
7 21 (15.11%) Cisco IOS
8 20 (14.39%) DHCP
9 16 (11.51%) BGP
9 16 (11.51%) OSPF
10 15 (10.79%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (10.79%) VoIP
11 13 (9.35%) Multicast
12 12 (8.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (8.63%) Unified Communications
12 12 (8.63%) Wireless
13 11 (7.91%) MPLS
13 11 (7.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) MySQL
3 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.72%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) JIRA
2 4 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) GitLab
4 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 58 (41.73%) Finance
2 27 (19.42%) Banking
3 7 (5.04%) Law
4 6 (4.32%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.32%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.16%) Front Office
5 3 (2.16%) Legal
6 2 (1.44%) French Language
6 2 (1.44%) German Language
6 2 (1.44%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.44%) Police
6 2 (1.44%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.44%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.72%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (24.46%) Network Engineer
2 26 (18.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 18 (12.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (10.07%) Azure Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) Analyst
6 13 (9.35%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (9.35%) VMware Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) Architect
7 12 (8.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (8.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 11 (7.91%) Storage Engineer
9 10 (7.19%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (6.47%) Consultant
11 8 (5.76%) Backup Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) Storage and Backup Engineer
11 8 (5.76%) Support Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) IT Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.04%) YAML
2 5 (3.60%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.60%) JSON
2 5 (3.60%) XMPP
3 4 (2.88%) Web Services
4 3 (2.16%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.44%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.72%) LAMP
6 1 (0.72%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.72%) LDAP
6 1 (0.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.72%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.72%) WebRTC
6 1 (0.72%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.90%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.63%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (7.91%) Client/Server
3 11 (7.91%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (5.76%) EMC VNXe
5 8 (5.76%) FlexPod
5 8 (5.76%) Replication
5 8 (5.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.60%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 5 (3.60%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.60%) Robotics
8 3 (2.16%) Clustering
8 3 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.44%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.44%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 65 (46.76%) Windows
2 30 (21.58%) Linux
3 26 (18.71%) Windows Server
4 19 (13.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (11.51%) Windows 10
6 14 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (9.35%) Windows Server 2016
8 9 (6.47%) Unix
8 9 (6.47%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.04%) Mac OS
9 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (4.32%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.60%) Solaris
11 5 (3.60%) Windows XP
12 3 (2.16%) CentOS
13 2 (1.44%) Android
13 2 (1.44%) Debian
14 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.55%) DevOps
1 23 (16.55%) ITIL
1 23 (16.55%) Network Virtualisation
2 21 (15.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 20 (14.39%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (12.95%) Proactive Monitoring
5 17 (12.23%) Change Control
5 17 (12.23%) High Availability
6 16 (11.51%) Network Monitoring
7 15 (10.79%) Information Security
8 13 (9.35%) Migration
9 12 (8.63%) Change Management
9 12 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (8.63%) Strategic Roadmap
10 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.91%) Statistics
11 10 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (6.47%) Project Delivery
12 9 (6.47%) Workflow
12 9 (6.47%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.02%) PowerShell
2 19 (13.67%) Python
3 6 (4.32%) SQL
4 5 (3.60%) PHP
5 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.16%) R
6 2 (1.44%) Perl
6 2 (1.44%) Ruby
6 2 (1.44%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) C#
7 1 (0.72%) Java
7 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (42.45%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (23.02%) CCNA
3 24 (17.27%) CCNP
4 18 (12.95%) Degree
5 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (7.91%) CISSP
7 10 (7.19%) CCIE
8 7 (5.04%) CISM
9 6 (4.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (4.32%) CCSP
10 5 (3.60%) CREST Certified
10 5 (3.60%) GCFA
10 5 (3.60%) GCIA
10 5 (3.60%) GCIH
10 5 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.60%) MCSE
11 3 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.44%) PCI QSA
12 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.19%) SLA
2 6 (4.32%) COBIT
3 5 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.60%) NIST
4 4 (2.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (2.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.72%) GDPR
6 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 41 (29.50%) Active Directory
2 39 (28.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.07%) Hyper-V
4 13 (9.35%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (5.76%) vSphere
5 8 (5.76%) XenApp
5 8 (5.76%) XenDesktop
6 7 (5.04%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (4.32%) Docker
8 4 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (2.88%) VMware NSX
9 3 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.16%) StorNext
9 3 (2.16%) Xsan
10 1 (0.72%) Firmware
10 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (17.27%) Ansible
2 14 (10.07%) SCCM
3 12 (8.63%) Puppet
3 12 (8.63%) vCenter Server
4 11 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (7.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (7.19%) Terraform
6 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (4.32%) SCOM
8 5 (3.60%) CSIRT
9 3 (2.16%) Cacti
9 3 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (2.16%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.16%) FortiGate
9 3 (2.16%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (2.16%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (2.16%) SCDPM
10 2 (1.44%) Nagios
10 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 64 (46.04%) Microsoft
2 59 (42.45%) VMware
3 35 (25.18%) CheckPoint
4 29 (20.86%) HP
5 28 (20.14%) Meraki
6 24 (17.27%) Citrix
7 21 (15.11%) Blue Coat
8 16 (11.51%) NetApp
8 16 (11.51%) Netskope
8 16 (11.51%) SolarWinds
9 15 (10.79%) Zscaler
10 14 (10.07%) Palo Alto
11 12 (8.63%) Dell
11 12 (8.63%) EMC
11 12 (8.63%) Sun
11 12 (8.63%) Veeam
12 11 (7.91%) F5
12 11 (7.91%) Isilon
13 9 (6.47%) Apple
14 8 (5.76%) Fortinet