Period
to 18 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 62 51
Rank change year-on-year -51 -11 +46
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 131 71 348
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.38% 3.97% 5.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 15.14% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 103 60 295
10th Percentile £20,750 £36,875 £25,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £43,438 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
75th Percentile £54,375 £55,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £57,500 £74,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,516 469 1,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.59% 26.22% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 570 350 1,459
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,450 £25,950
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,375 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the East of England

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Cambridgeshire -57 51 £32,500 -38.10% 10
Bedfordshire +15 38 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Hertfordshire -55 35 £38,750 -18.42% 9
Essex -7 6 £58,750 - 2
Suffolk - 5 £50,500 -
Norfolk -23 1 £48,377 +19.45% 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 of England region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 86 (65.65%) CCNA
2 74 (56.49%) Cisco
3 59 (45.04%) Firewall
4 46 (35.11%) Azure
5 44 (33.59%) CCNP
6 40 (30.53%) Social Skills
7 38 (29.01%) Windows
8 37 (28.24%) ITIL
9 33 (25.19%) WAN
10 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
11 27 (20.61%) Active Directory
12 25 (19.08%) MPLS
13 24 (18.32%) CheckPoint
13 24 (18.32%) Microsoft 365
14 22 (16.79%) Security Cleared
14 22 (16.79%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (16.79%) LAN
15 21 (16.03%) Juniper
15 21 (16.03%) SC Cleared
15 21 (16.03%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (16.03%) Data Centre
16 20 (15.27%) PowerShell
17 19 (14.50%) SLA
18 18 (13.74%) Wi-Fi
18 18 (13.74%) VMware
18 18 (13.74%) AWS
19 17 (12.98%) Fortinet
19 17 (12.98%) Change Management
19 17 (12.98%) VPN
20 16 (12.21%) CISSP

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (6.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (35.11%) Azure
2 24 (18.32%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (13.74%) AWS
4 7 (5.34%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.82%) GCP
5 5 (3.82%) IaaS
5 5 (3.82%) Mimecast
6 4 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.53%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Event Grid
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Service Bus
7 2 (1.53%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 2 (1.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (45.04%) Firewall
2 33 (25.19%) WAN
3 25 (19.08%) MPLS
4 22 (16.79%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (16.79%) LAN
5 18 (13.74%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (12.98%) VPN
7 16 (12.21%) BGP
8 14 (10.69%) Internet
8 14 (10.69%) OSPF
9 13 (9.92%) Network Security
10 12 (9.16%) SD-WAN
11 9 (6.87%) Cisco Firepower
11 9 (6.87%) VoIP
12 8 (6.11%) SAN
12 8 (6.11%) VLAN
13 7 (5.34%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (4.58%) DHCP
14 6 (4.58%) WLAN
15 5 (3.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (1.53%) Big Data
1 2 (1.53%) Data Lake
1 2 (1.53%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.76%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Cypress.io
1 3 (2.29%) JMeter
1 3 (2.29%) Postman
1 3 (2.29%) Selenium
2 2 (1.53%) kappa
General
1 40 (30.53%) Social Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Military
3 8 (6.11%) Organisational Skills
4 7 (5.34%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.82%) Documentation Skills
6 4 (3.05%) Finance
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Front Office
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 48 (36.64%) Network Engineer
2 13 (9.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 13 (9.92%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (9.92%) Support Engineer
3 10 (7.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (6.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (6.11%) Network Specialist
5 8 (6.11%) Security Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Architect
6 7 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Consultant
6 7 (5.34%) Network Operations Specialist
7 6 (4.58%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Core Network Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) IP Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) IP Network Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) SOC Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) XMPP
2 2 (1.53%) Kafka
2 2 (1.53%) SAML
3 1 (0.76%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.76%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.03%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.63%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (6.87%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (4.58%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (3.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) CCTV
7 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.76%) BYOD
8 1 (0.76%) IVR
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.01%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) Windows Server
2 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (4.58%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) ITIL
2 21 (16.03%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (12.98%) Change Management
4 12 (9.16%) Incident Management
4 12 (9.16%) Information Security
4 12 (9.16%) ITSM
5 10 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (7.63%) Network Design
5 10 (7.63%) Project Management
6 9 (6.87%) Data Protection
6 9 (6.87%) Information Management
6 9 (6.87%) Security Architecture
6 9 (6.87%) Security Operations
7 8 (6.11%) Cryptography
7 8 (6.11%) WAN Optimisation
8 7 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.34%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (5.34%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.27%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.40%) SQL
3 8 (6.11%) Python
4 5 (3.82%) C#
4 5 (3.82%) Java
5 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.53%) Scala
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 86 (65.65%) CCNA
2 44 (33.59%) CCNP
3 22 (16.79%) Security Cleared
4 21 (16.03%) SC Cleared
5 16 (12.21%) CISSP
6 15 (11.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 15 (11.45%) JNCIA
6 15 (11.45%) MCP
7 13 (9.92%) CCENT
8 11 (8.40%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (6.11%) DV Cleared
10 8 (6.11%) JNCIS
11 7 (5.34%) CCIE
12 6 (4.58%) CCSA
12 6 (4.58%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (3.82%) VCP6
14 4 (3.05%) CCSP
14 4 (3.05%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.50%) SLA
2 10 (7.63%) NIST
3 6 (4.58%) NCSC
4 5 (3.82%) GDPR
5 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
6 3 (2.29%) Accessibility
6 3 (2.29%) GRC
6 3 (2.29%) QA
7 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (1.53%) ITGC
8 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 27 (20.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Firmware
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (7.63%) SCCM
3 6 (4.58%) WSUS
4 5 (3.82%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 4 (3.05%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.29%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.53%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.53%) Puppet
7 2 (1.53%) Terraform
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.76%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 74 (56.49%) Cisco
2 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.32%) CheckPoint
4 21 (16.03%) Juniper
5 18 (13.74%) VMware
6 17 (12.98%) Fortinet
7 13 (9.92%) F5
7 13 (9.92%) Sophos
8 12 (9.16%) Palo Alto
9 11 (8.40%) Citrix
9 11 (8.40%) Veeam
10 8 (6.11%) Zscaler
11 7 (5.34%) Aruba
11 7 (5.34%) HP
11 7 (5.34%) Meraki
11 7 (5.34%) Remedy
11 7 (5.34%) SolarWinds
12 5 (3.82%) NetApp
12 5 (3.82%) Nimble Storage
13 4 (3.05%) Zeacom