Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 53 44
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 498 544 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.05% 4.90% 6.02%
As % of the Vendors category 14.71% 11.28% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 415 381 593
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,386 4,822 4,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.93% 43.46% 42.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,397 3,474 3,989
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the East of England

Cisco
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco in the East of England.

Salary trend for Cisco in the East of England

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the East of England

Cisco
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Hertfordshire +25 242 £40,000 -9.09% 23
Cambridgeshire -13 103 £41,000 -5.20% 23
Bedfordshire +47 98 £35,000 -30.00% 11
Essex +1 23 £55,000 +18.92% 6
Norfolk +14 19 £31,500 -8.21% 3
Suffolk +27 15 £60,000 +76.47% 3
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 294 (59.04%) Cisco Certification
2 238 (47.79%) Firewall
3 208 (41.77%) CCNA
4 166 (33.33%) CCNP
5 151 (30.32%) LAN
6 145 (29.12%) CheckPoint
7 143 (28.71%) WAN
8 141 (28.31%) Microsoft
9 139 (27.91%) Windows
10 128 (25.70%) Network Security
11 123 (24.70%) VMware
12 108 (21.69%) ITIL
13 96 (19.28%) Active Directory
14 88 (17.67%) Palo Alto
15 82 (16.47%) Data Centre
16 80 (16.06%) Azure
17 78 (15.66%) Network Management
18 77 (15.46%) VPN
18 77 (15.46%) DNS
19 76 (15.26%) OSPF
20 75 (15.06%) Juniper
20 75 (15.06%) F5
21 72 (14.46%) Windows Server
22 71 (14.26%) Presales
23 70 (14.06%) Office 365
23 70 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
23 70 (14.06%) Linux
24 68 (13.65%) BGP
25 66 (13.25%) SLA
26 62 (12.45%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
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 42 (8.43%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (0.80%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.60%) Confluence
8 1 (0.20%) Apache
8 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 42 (8.43%) MS Visio
2 26 (5.22%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.40%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 80 (16.06%) Azure
2 70 (14.06%) Office 365
3 38 (7.63%) AWS
4 22 (4.42%) OneDrive
5 11 (2.21%) OpenShift
6 10 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.61%) IaaS
8 6 (1.20%) SaaS
9 5 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.40%) PaaS
10 2 (0.40%) Power Platform
11 1 (0.20%) Akamai
11 1 (0.20%) Azure Stack
11 1 (0.20%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 238 (47.79%) Firewall
2 151 (30.32%) LAN
3 143 (28.71%) WAN
4 128 (25.70%) Network Security
5 77 (15.46%) DNS
5 77 (15.46%) VPN
6 76 (15.26%) OSPF
7 68 (13.65%) BGP
8 62 (12.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 58 (11.65%) TCP/IP
10 55 (11.04%) Cisco ASA
10 55 (11.04%) Wi-Fi
11 52 (10.44%) Wireless
12 49 (9.84%) DHCP
13 28 (5.62%) VLAN
14 27 (5.42%) MPLS
15 26 (5.22%) Wireshark
16 25 (5.02%) EIGRP
16 25 (5.02%) SAN
17 24 (4.82%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.60%) FileMaker
2 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.40%) Power BI
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
1 11 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (0.60%) JIRA
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) TestRail
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.20%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (6.02%) Retail
2 28 (5.62%) Finance
3 15 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.00%) Automotive
5 4 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (0.80%) Public Sector
6 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.60%) Marketing
7 2 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Local Government
8 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 182 (36.55%) Network Engineer
2 70 (14.06%) Cisco Engineer
3 69 (13.86%) Security Engineer
4 64 (12.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 56 (11.24%) Consultant
6 55 (11.04%) Network Security Engineer
7 50 (10.04%) Analyst
8 48 (9.64%) Network Consultant
9 45 (9.04%) Architect
10 41 (8.23%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 31 (6.22%) Security Consultant
12 30 (6.02%) Network Security Consultant
13 28 (5.62%) Cisco Consultant
13 28 (5.62%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 28 (5.62%) NOC Engineer
13 28 (5.62%) Support Engineer
14 26 (5.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 25 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (4.82%) Cisco Security Consultant
16 24 (4.82%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.61%) Web Services
2 5 (1.00%) XML
3 3 (0.60%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.20%) COM
4 1 (0.20%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.20%) HTML
4 1 (0.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.47%) Data Centre
2 50 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.22%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (4.62%) Driving Licence
4 23 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
5 15 (3.01%) Replication
6 9 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.81%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.41%) e-Health
7 7 (1.41%) User Experience
8 6 (1.20%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.00%) FMCG
10 4 (0.80%) Life Science
10 4 (0.80%) PKI
11 3 (0.60%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.60%) IVR
11 3 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 139 (27.91%) Windows
2 72 (14.46%) Windows Server
3 70 (14.06%) Linux
4 33 (6.63%) Windows 7
5 31 (6.22%) Windows 10
6 28 (5.62%) Ubuntu
7 26 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (3.82%) CentOS
10 13 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (2.21%) SUSE
13 7 (1.41%) Unix
14 4 (0.80%) Debian
15 3 (0.60%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.20%) Android
17 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (21.69%) ITIL
2 78 (15.66%) Network Management
3 71 (14.26%) Presales
4 60 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (10.24%) Change Control
6 41 (8.23%) Network Design
7 39 (7.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (7.63%) Incident Management
8 38 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 36 (7.23%) Service Management
10 31 (6.22%) Change Management
11 30 (6.02%) Load Balancing
12 29 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (5.62%) Cybersecurity
14 26 (5.22%) Mentoring
15 25 (5.02%) Computer Science
16 24 (4.82%) Project Delivery
16 24 (4.82%) Service Delivery
16 24 (4.82%) Validation
17 22 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.63%) PowerShell
2 24 (4.82%) SQL
3 17 (3.41%) Python
4 11 (2.21%) Ruby
5 10 (2.01%) C
6 9 (1.81%) VBScript
7 6 (1.20%) Perl
8 5 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.20%) PHP
10 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 294 (59.04%) Cisco Certification
2 208 (41.77%) CCNA
3 166 (33.33%) CCNP
4 56 (11.24%) Degree
5 51 (10.24%) Security Cleared
6 46 (9.24%) CCSA
6 46 (9.24%) SC Cleared
7 41 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (7.23%) Check Point Certification
9 31 (6.22%) CCDP
10 25 (5.02%) CCSE
10 25 (5.02%) MCSE
11 21 (4.22%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (3.41%) CCIE
13 17 (3.41%) MCSA
14 14 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
15 13 (2.61%) JNCIA
16 12 (2.41%) CCA
16 12 (2.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (13.25%) SLA
2 24 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (4.42%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.20%) GDPR
4 6 (1.20%) QA
5 5 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 96 (19.28%) Active Directory
2 70 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.24%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.43%) vSphere
5 16 (3.21%) VMware NSX
6 12 (2.41%) Docker
7 11 (2.21%) KVM
8 7 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (1.20%) XenApp
10 5 (1.00%) Firmware
11 4 (0.80%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.80%) Samba
12 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.40%) SRDF
13 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (8.43%) SCCM
2 33 (6.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 22 (4.42%) SCOM
4 20 (4.02%) Ansible
5 15 (3.01%) Cisco UCCX
5 15 (3.01%) Puppet
6 14 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.81%) vRealize
7 13 (2.61%) FortiGate
8 12 (2.41%) SCOrch
8 12 (2.41%) Terraform
9 11 (2.21%) Docker Swarm
9 11 (2.21%) Kubernetes
10 9 (1.81%) Cisco UCCE
11 8 (1.61%) vCenter Server
11 8 (1.61%) WSUS
12 6 (1.20%) Stealthwatch
13 5 (1.00%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
15 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 145 (29.12%) CheckPoint
2 141 (28.31%) Microsoft
3 123 (24.70%) VMware
4 88 (17.67%) Palo Alto
5 75 (15.06%) F5
5 75 (15.06%) Juniper
6 58 (11.65%) HP
7 45 (9.04%) Citrix
8 44 (8.84%) Meraki
9 41 (8.23%) Fortinet
10 21 (4.22%) Aruba
11 18 (3.61%) Red Hat
11 18 (3.61%) Symantec
12 17 (3.41%) NetApp
13 14 (2.81%) Remedy
14 12 (2.41%) Dell
15 11 (2.21%) Intel
15 11 (2.21%) ServiceNow
15 11 (2.21%) SonicWALL
15 11 (2.21%) Sophos