Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 60 95
Rank change year-on-year +26 +35 -53
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 211 184 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.41% 4.42% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 13.47% 9.78% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 192 121 153
Median annual salary £40,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 1,567 1,881 2,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 47.61% 45.18% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,270 1,306 2,006
Median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% - -
10th Percentile £25,975 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 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
Nottinghamshire +11 65 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Leicestershire +64 46 £45,000 +2.86% 4
Derbyshire +33 42 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Lincolnshire +18 28 £31,000 -17.33%
Northamptonshire -30 26 £40,000 - 11
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 114 (54.03%) Windows
2 98 (46.45%) Firewall
3 91 (43.13%) Microsoft
4 82 (38.86%) VMware
5 77 (36.49%) Cisco Certification
6 73 (34.60%) Office 365
7 68 (32.23%) Azure
8 64 (30.33%) WAN
9 61 (28.91%) Active Directory
10 56 (26.54%) Windows Server
11 55 (26.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 54 (25.59%) Windows 10
13 46 (21.80%) CCNP
14 45 (21.33%) CCNA
15 43 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 40 (18.96%) Hyper-V
16 40 (18.96%) LAN
17 37 (17.54%) ITIL
17 37 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
19 35 (16.59%) Windows Server 2016
20 33 (15.64%) AWS
21 31 (14.69%) Citrix
22 30 (14.22%) SCCM
22 30 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
23 28 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
24 27 (12.80%) Cisco Nexus
24 27 (12.80%) DHCP
25 26 (12.32%) MCSE
26 25 (11.85%) DNS

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 20 (9.48%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.37%) IIS
4 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 73 (34.60%) Office 365
2 68 (32.23%) Azure
3 33 (15.64%) AWS
4 10 (4.74%) SaaS
5 9 (4.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (4.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (3.79%) IaaS
7 5 (2.37%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.42%) PaaS
8 3 (1.42%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.42%) Serverless
9 2 (0.95%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (0.95%) G Suite
9 2 (0.95%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.47%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 98 (46.45%) Firewall
2 64 (30.33%) WAN
3 40 (18.96%) LAN
4 37 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (12.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 27 (12.80%) DHCP
6 25 (11.85%) DNS
7 22 (10.43%) VoIP
8 21 (9.95%) TCP/IP
9 19 (9.00%) BGP
9 19 (9.00%) MPLS
9 19 (9.00%) Unified Communications
10 18 (8.53%) Wireless
11 16 (7.58%) VLAN
12 15 (7.11%) Network Security
13 14 (6.64%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (5.69%) VPN
15 10 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (4.27%) Wireshark
17 8 (3.79%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.42%) MySQL
2 3 (1.42%) Power BI
3 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.95%) Big Data
3 2 (0.95%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.95%) DB2
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Bazaar
2 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (9.00%) Public Sector
2 14 (6.64%) Finance
2 14 (6.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.27%) Retail
4 7 (3.32%) Law
5 6 (2.84%) Banking
6 5 (2.37%) Back Office
6 5 (2.37%) Marketing
7 4 (1.90%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (24.17%) Network Engineer
2 48 (22.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (9.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 18 (8.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (8.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (7.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.11%) Analyst
6 15 (7.11%) IT Engineer
7 14 (6.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.16%) IT Support
8 13 (6.16%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) Network Manager
9 11 (5.21%) Project Engineer
10 9 (4.27%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (3.79%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.32%) Administrator
12 7 (3.32%) Network Analyst
13 6 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (2.84%) Data Centre Engineer
13 6 (2.84%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.79%) Web Services
2 6 (2.84%) XMPP
3 3 (1.42%) COM
4 2 (0.95%) Middleware
4 2 (0.95%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.27%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.84%) Fibre Optics
4 6 (2.84%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.37%) Social Media
6 4 (1.90%) Cybercrime
6 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.95%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.95%) PKI
7 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.95%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) CMDB
8 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 114 (54.03%) Windows
2 56 (26.54%) Windows Server
3 54 (25.59%) Windows 10
4 35 (16.59%) Windows Server 2016
5 28 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (10.90%) Windows 7
7 22 (10.43%) Windows Server 2019
8 19 (9.00%) Linux
9 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (7.11%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (2.37%) CentOS
13 4 (1.90%) Unix
13 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (17.54%) ITIL
3 30 (14.22%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.37%) Project Delivery
5 20 (9.48%) Migration
6 19 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (8.53%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (7.11%) Project Management
9 11 (5.21%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.74%) Presales
10 10 (4.74%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.74%) Service Management
11 9 (4.27%) IT Strategy
11 9 (4.27%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (3.79%) PRINCE2
13 7 (3.32%) Incident Management
13 7 (3.32%) Kanban
13 7 (3.32%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.74%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (36.49%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (21.80%) CCNP
3 45 (21.33%) CCNA
4 36 (17.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (12.32%) MCSE
6 18 (8.53%) MCSA
7 14 (6.64%) Degree
7 14 (6.64%) SC Cleared
7 14 (6.64%) Security Cleared
8 8 (3.79%) CCIE
9 7 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.84%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.84%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.90%) CCDP
11 4 (1.90%) CCIE Service Provider
11 4 (1.90%) CCSP
11 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.90%) JNCIE
11 4 (1.90%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.42%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.84%) SLA
2 5 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.90%) GDPR
4 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 61 (28.91%) Active Directory
2 43 (20.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (18.96%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.27%) XenApp
5 8 (3.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (3.32%) ProxySG
6 7 (3.32%) vSphere
7 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.90%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.95%) vCloud
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.95%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.47%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.47%) Firmware
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.47%) pfSense
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (14.22%) SCCM
2 21 (9.95%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (3.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.84%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.84%) WSUS
5 5 (2.37%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.90%) SCOM
7 3 (1.42%) Ansible
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco CME
7 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.42%) Puppet
8 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 91 (43.13%) Microsoft
2 82 (38.86%) VMware
3 31 (14.69%) Citrix
4 16 (7.58%) CheckPoint
4 16 (7.58%) HP
5 13 (6.16%) F5
5 13 (6.16%) Juniper
6 12 (5.69%) Veeam
7 10 (4.74%) Mitel
7 10 (4.74%) Palo Alto
8 9 (4.27%) Oracle
9 8 (3.79%) Avaya
10 7 (3.32%) Apple
10 7 (3.32%) Aruba
10 7 (3.32%) Blue Coat
10 7 (3.32%) Tufin
11 6 (2.84%) Brocade
11 6 (2.84%) Dell
12 5 (2.37%) McAfee
12 5 (2.37%) NetApp