Period
to 4 March 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 4 March 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 30 64
Rank change year-on-year -14 +34 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 127 250 181
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.00% 7.11% 4.33%
As % of the Vendors category 11.36% 14.77% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 117 222 128
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,646 £27,275 £24,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £56,452 £54,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -

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 East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,118 1,693 1,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.02% 48.12% 45.63%
Number of salaries quoted 859 1,423 1,383
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,550 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the East Midlands

Cisco
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Cisco in the East Midlands

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the East Midlands

Cisco
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 March 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
Leicestershire +7 53 £42,500 -1.16% 2
Northamptonshire +16 33 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Nottinghamshire -12 31 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Derbyshire -23 10 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Lincolnshire -16 1 £50,000 +61.29% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 62 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 49 (38.58%) Windows
3 46 (36.22%) WAN
3 46 (36.22%) Firewall
4 44 (34.65%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (32.28%) LAN
6 40 (31.50%) VMware
7 35 (27.56%) Active Directory
8 33 (25.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 32 (25.20%) Windows Server
9 32 (25.20%) CCNP
10 31 (24.41%) CCNA
10 31 (24.41%) A+ Certification
10 31 (24.41%) Multimedia
11 26 (20.47%) Azure
12 23 (18.11%) ITIL
13 21 (16.54%) Juniper
13 21 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (14.96%) Microsoft 365
16 18 (14.17%) Network Security
17 17 (13.39%) SAN
17 17 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (12.60%) VPN
19 15 (11.81%) HP
19 15 (11.81%) Hyper-V
19 15 (11.81%) Cisco ASA
19 15 (11.81%) Windows 10
20 14 (11.02%) MPLS
20 14 (11.02%) VoIP

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.79%) Confluence
2 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.47%) Azure
2 19 (14.96%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (4.72%) IaaS
4 5 (3.94%) AWS
4 5 (3.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (3.94%) G Suite
4 5 (3.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (0.79%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.79%) GCP
5 1 (0.79%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.79%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.79%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Stackdriver
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (36.22%) Firewall
1 46 (36.22%) WAN
2 41 (32.28%) LAN
3 18 (14.17%) Network Security
4 17 (13.39%) SAN
5 16 (12.60%) VPN
6 15 (11.81%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (11.02%) MPLS
7 14 (11.02%) VoIP
8 13 (10.24%) TCP/IP
9 11 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (8.66%) DHCP
10 10 (7.87%) DNS
11 8 (6.30%) VLAN
11 8 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (4.72%) Wireless
13 5 (3.94%) TACACS
14 4 (3.15%) WLAN
15 3 (2.36%) PBX
15 3 (2.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2019
2 1 (0.79%) BigQuery
2 1 (0.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
1 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 31 (24.41%) Multimedia
2 11 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.72%) Public Sector
4 5 (3.94%) Fire and Rescue
5 4 (3.15%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Finance
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (34.65%) Network Engineer
2 31 (24.41%) Trainee
3 29 (22.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (15.75%) Analyst
4 20 (15.75%) IT Engineer
5 19 (14.96%) IT Support
6 18 (14.17%) Support Engineer
7 13 (10.24%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (8.66%) Trainee Network Engineer
9 10 (7.87%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Security Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Trainee Analyst
9 10 (7.87%) Trainee IT Support
9 10 (7.87%) Trainee Support Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Support
11 7 (5.51%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) LDAP
1 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Driving Licence
2 5 (3.94%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.57%) Clustering
4 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.57%) Handset
4 2 (1.57%) PKI
4 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.79%) CMDB
5 1 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.79%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.58%) Windows
2 32 (25.20%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (11.81%) Windows 10
5 10 (7.87%) Android
6 9 (7.09%) Linux
7 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2019
8 7 (5.51%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.57%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (18.11%) ITIL
3 21 (16.54%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (8.66%) Problem Management
5 9 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (6.30%) High Availability
7 7 (5.51%) ITIL V3
8 6 (4.72%) Information Security
8 6 (4.72%) Proactive Monitoring
8 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (3.94%) Antivirus Management
9 5 (3.94%) Change Management
9 5 (3.94%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.94%) Network Management
9 5 (3.94%) Preventative Maintenance
9 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.15%) Project Delivery
10 4 (3.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.15%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.57%) SQL
4 1 (0.79%) Go
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (34.65%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (25.20%) CCNP
3 31 (24.41%) A+ Certification
3 31 (24.41%) CCNA
4 7 (5.51%) CCDA
4 7 (5.51%) CCENT
4 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.72%) CCSA
5 6 (4.72%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (4.72%) CISSP
5 6 (4.72%) MCSA
6 5 (3.94%) MCP
6 5 (3.94%) MCSE
7 4 (3.15%) CCIE
7 4 (3.15%) Degree
8 3 (2.36%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 35 (27.56%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.81%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.87%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.36%) XenApp
6 2 (1.57%) Docker
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.79%) pfSense
7 1 (0.79%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) vCenter Server
2 7 (5.51%) SCCM
3 5 (3.94%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (3.94%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.57%) Ansible
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.57%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.57%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (48.82%) Microsoft
2 40 (31.50%) VMware
3 21 (16.54%) Juniper
4 15 (11.81%) HP
5 14 (11.02%) CheckPoint
6 13 (10.24%) Citrix
6 13 (10.24%) Meraki
7 11 (8.66%) Veeam
8 9 (7.09%) Sophos
9 8 (6.30%) F5
9 8 (6.30%) Mitel
10 7 (5.51%) Dell
10 7 (5.51%) Fortinet
10 7 (5.51%) Palo Alto
11 6 (4.72%) Avaya
12 5 (3.94%) Apple
12 5 (3.94%) Google
12 5 (3.94%) NetApp
12 5 (3.94%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.36%) Huawei