Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 43 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 546 698 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.92% 5.97% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 11.20% 13.95% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 386 590 655
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,877 5,002 5,655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.92% 42.75% 42.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,535 3,992 4,548
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 +32 236 £43,250 -0.57% 12
Hertfordshire -12 216 £44,000 -12.00% 27
Essex -15 46 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bedfordshire -45 33 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Suffolk -16 11 £34,000 -11.69% 2
Norfolk +2 4 £34,318 -1.95% 4
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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.

1 296 (54.21%) Firewall
2 242 (44.32%) Cisco Certification
3 209 (38.28%) VMware
4 177 (32.42%) WAN
5 175 (32.05%) Microsoft
6 169 (30.95%) Windows
7 166 (30.40%) CCNA
8 160 (29.30%) CCNP
9 156 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 152 (27.84%) LAN
11 142 (26.01%) CheckPoint
12 122 (22.34%) Network Security
13 120 (21.98%) Retail
14 118 (21.61%) Active Directory
15 115 (21.06%) VMware Infrastructure
16 112 (20.51%) TCP/IP
17 110 (20.15%) Problem-Solving
18 107 (19.60%) Citrix
19 104 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
20 92 (16.85%) Juniper
21 91 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
22 88 (16.12%) Linux
22 88 (16.12%) ITIL
23 86 (15.75%) Wi-Fi
24 85 (15.57%) Windows Server
25 83 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
25 83 (15.20%) HP
26 79 (14.47%) F5
27 78 (14.29%) Palo Alto
28 76 (13.92%) VPN

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 46 (8.42%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.48%) OpenStack
3 13 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 13 (2.38%) WebLogic
4 11 (2.01%) Confluence
4 11 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.10%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.73%) IIS
7 3 (0.55%) Apache
7 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (2.01%) Documaker
2 4 (0.73%) C-CURE
3 2 (0.37%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 76 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (5.68%) Office 365
4 20 (3.66%) IaaS
5 12 (2.20%) SaaS
6 11 (2.01%) GitHub
7 8 (1.47%) PaaS
8 4 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.73%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.73%) OpenDNS
9 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.37%) Akamai
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 296 (54.21%) Firewall
2 177 (32.42%) WAN
3 152 (27.84%) LAN
4 122 (22.34%) Network Security
5 112 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 86 (15.75%) Wi-Fi
7 76 (13.92%) VPN
8 74 (13.55%) Cisco ASA
9 69 (12.64%) OSPF
10 68 (12.45%) VoIP
11 67 (12.27%) DNS
12 66 (12.09%) SAN
13 61 (11.17%) Intrusion Detection
14 59 (10.81%) Wireless
15 58 (10.62%) Ethernet
16 57 (10.44%) BGP
17 56 (10.26%) Wireshark
18 50 (9.16%) Cisco IOS
19 45 (8.24%) Cisco Nexus
20 44 (8.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.01%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.28%) Big Data
8 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.18%) GIS
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.30%) Jenkins
2 13 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.01%) Gerrit
3 11 (2.01%) JIRA
3 11 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.37%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 120 (21.98%) Retail
2 57 (10.44%) Finance
3 29 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.83%) Advertising
4 10 (1.83%) Marketing
5 6 (1.10%) French Language
6 5 (0.92%) Back Office
7 2 (0.37%) Billing
7 2 (0.37%) Games
7 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.18%) Automotive
8 1 (0.18%) Banking
8 1 (0.18%) Local Government
8 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 123 (22.53%) Network Engineer
2 116 (21.25%) Analyst
3 52 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 50 (9.16%) Network Analyst
5 44 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 41 (7.51%) Support Engineer
7 38 (6.96%) Security Engineer
8 37 (6.78%) Team Leader
9 36 (6.59%) Architect
10 33 (6.04%) Network Security Engineer
11 30 (5.49%) Cisco Engineer
12 26 (4.76%) Security Analyst
12 26 (4.76%) SIEM Analyst
13 24 (4.40%) Cisco Support
14 23 (4.21%) SOC Analyst
15 22 (4.03%) IT Engineer
16 20 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support
16 20 (3.66%) Cisco Analyst
16 20 (3.66%) Network Manager
16 20 (3.66%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.49%) Middleware
2 23 (4.21%) Flash
3 15 (2.75%) HTML
3 15 (2.75%) Web Services
4 12 (2.20%) XML
5 11 (2.01%) RESTful
5 11 (2.01%) SOAP
5 11 (2.01%) YAML
6 7 (1.28%) JSON
7 6 (1.10%) 802.1X
7 6 (1.10%) ADSI
8 4 (0.73%) CSS
8 4 (0.73%) LDAP
9 3 (0.55%) XMPP
10 2 (0.37%) EJB
10 2 (0.37%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.37%) J2EE
10 2 (0.37%) Spring
11 1 (0.18%) .NET
11 1 (0.18%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 156 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 104 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 50 (9.16%) Computer Science
5 43 (7.88%) Driving Licence
6 40 (7.33%) Management Information System
7 32 (5.86%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 21 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
9 20 (3.66%) Public Cloud
10 18 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
10 18 (3.30%) Security Operations Centre
11 14 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
11 14 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (2.20%) iPhone
12 12 (2.20%) Replication
13 9 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.28%) iSeries
14 7 (1.28%) Robotics
15 4 (0.73%) CCTV
16 3 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 169 (30.95%) Windows
2 88 (16.12%) Linux
3 85 (15.57%) Windows Server
4 49 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (5.31%) Unix
7 27 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (4.76%) Windows 7
9 19 (3.48%) Windows 10
10 17 (3.11%) Android
11 16 (2.93%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.75%) CentOS
13 12 (2.20%) Windows 8
14 11 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (2.01%) Solaris
15 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.73%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.55%) AIX
18 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (20.15%) Problem-Solving
2 88 (16.12%) ITIL
3 70 (12.82%) Network Management
4 61 (11.17%) Information Security
5 57 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 51 (9.34%) SIEM
7 50 (9.16%) Security Operations
8 49 (8.97%) Data Loss Prevention
8 49 (8.97%) Event Correlation
9 48 (8.79%) Risk Management
10 47 (8.61%) Load Balancing
10 47 (8.61%) Mentoring
11 45 (8.24%) Kalman Filter
11 45 (8.24%) Web Filtering
12 41 (7.51%) Cybersecurity
13 36 (6.59%) Configuration Management
13 36 (6.59%) DevOps
14 35 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
15 34 (6.23%) Analytics
15 34 (6.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (11.36%) PowerShell
2 48 (8.79%) Python
3 43 (7.88%) SQL
4 32 (5.86%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.31%) Bash Shell
6 19 (3.48%) C
7 18 (3.30%) Ruby
8 12 (2.20%) PHP
9 11 (2.01%) VBScript
10 7 (1.28%) R
11 4 (0.73%) C#
12 2 (0.37%) C++
12 2 (0.37%) Java
12 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.18%) Perl
13 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 242 (44.32%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (30.40%) CCNA
3 160 (29.30%) CCNP
4 83 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 73 (13.37%) Degree
6 66 (12.09%) MCSE
7 60 (10.99%) CCIE
8 57 (10.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 49 (8.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 49 (8.97%) CCSP
9 49 (8.97%) CISSP
9 49 (8.97%) CSSLP
9 49 (8.97%) GCWN
9 49 (8.97%) ISSAP
9 49 (8.97%) ISSEP
9 49 (8.97%) RHCA
9 49 (8.97%) RHCE
9 49 (8.97%) SANS
9 49 (8.97%) SSCP
10 48 (8.79%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (9.71%) SLA
2 15 (2.75%) PMO
3 8 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.55%) BS7799
6 1 (0.18%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.18%) QA
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (21.61%) Active Directory
2 115 (21.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (10.81%) vSphere
4 35 (6.41%) XenApp
5 25 (4.58%) Hyper-V
6 19 (3.48%) Docker
7 18 (3.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 18 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (3.11%) ProxySG
9 13 (2.38%) VMware NSX
10 11 (2.01%) Samba
10 11 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (2.01%) VirtualBox
11 10 (1.83%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.73%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.55%) Ceph
14 3 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.55%) XenServer
15 2 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 48 (8.79%) Ansible
2 43 (7.88%) Puppet
3 42 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (7.14%) vRealize
5 33 (6.04%) RSA Security Analytics
6 25 (4.58%) Nagios
7 22 (4.03%) SCCM
8 20 (3.66%) vCenter Server
9 19 (3.48%) Cisco CUCM
10 16 (2.93%) Stealthwatch
11 14 (2.56%) Terraform
12 13 (2.38%) Cacti
13 12 (2.20%) Grafana
14 11 (2.01%) Kubernetes
14 11 (2.01%) Rancher
14 11 (2.01%) Sysdig
15 10 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
15 10 (1.83%) FortiGate
15 10 (1.83%) Prometheus
16 9 (1.65%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 209 (38.28%) VMware
2 175 (32.05%) Microsoft
3 142 (26.01%) CheckPoint
4 107 (19.60%) Citrix
5 92 (16.85%) Juniper
6 83 (15.20%) HP
7 79 (14.47%) F5
8 78 (14.29%) Palo Alto
9 62 (11.36%) Avaya
10 61 (11.17%) Splunk
11 60 (10.99%) Red Hat
12 56 (10.26%) Fortinet
13 54 (9.89%) Symantec
14 45 (8.24%) Nortel
15 39 (7.14%) Riverbed
16 38 (6.96%) EMC
17 32 (5.86%) IBM
18 29 (5.31%) AppDynamics
18 29 (5.31%) BMC
18 29 (5.31%) WorldPay