Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 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
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 99 45 53
Rank change year-on-year -54 +8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 166 128 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.79% 5.12% 5.05%
As % of the Vendors category 7.31% 12.50% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 128 109 258
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £39,938 £35,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
75th Percentile £56,563 £57,500 £50,375
90th Percentile £65,525 £72,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% -

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 2,272 1,024 2,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.20% 40.99% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,164 779 1,949
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -36 64 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Hertfordshire -80 50 £52,500 +10.53% 28
Essex +1 18 £50,000 +42.86% 7
Suffolk -13 18 £42,500 -41.38%
Bedfordshire -15 11 £40,000 - 7
Norfolk -10 6 £27,500 +5.77% 6
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 92 (55.42%) Firewall
2 60 (36.14%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (36.14%) Social Skills
3 54 (32.53%) Palo Alto
4 53 (31.93%) Azure
4 53 (31.93%) ITIL
5 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
6 49 (29.52%) CCNP
6 49 (29.52%) Windows
7 48 (28.92%) Microsoft 365
8 45 (27.11%) VMware
8 45 (27.11%) SLA
8 45 (27.11%) Security Cleared
9 44 (26.51%) WAN
10 43 (25.90%) CCNA
11 42 (25.30%) Active Directory
12 39 (23.49%) CheckPoint
13 38 (22.89%) SC Cleared
13 38 (22.89%) Incident Management
14 37 (22.29%) LAN
15 34 (20.48%) F5
16 33 (19.88%) Fortinet
17 30 (18.07%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 27 (16.27%) Windows Server
20 26 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
20 26 (15.66%) Network Security
21 25 (15.06%) VPN
21 25 (15.06%) AWS
22 24 (14.46%) HP

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 3 (1.81%) Documentum
1 3 (1.81%) IIS
1 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 53 (31.93%) Azure
2 48 (28.92%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (15.06%) AWS
4 13 (7.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (4.82%) IaaS
6 7 (4.22%) PaaS
7 4 (2.41%) Mimecast
8 3 (1.81%) GCP
9 2 (1.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (1.20%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.20%) SaaS
9 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.60%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 92 (55.42%) Firewall
2 44 (26.51%) WAN
3 37 (22.29%) LAN
4 30 (18.07%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (15.66%) Network Security
6 25 (15.06%) VPN
7 23 (13.86%) Wireless
8 21 (12.65%) VoIP
9 19 (11.45%) SD-WAN
9 19 (11.45%) TCP/IP
10 18 (10.84%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (10.24%) BGP
12 16 (9.64%) Internet
13 15 (9.04%) OSPF
14 14 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (8.43%) MPLS
15 12 (7.23%) Cisco Firepower
15 12 (7.23%) NetScaler
16 10 (6.02%) SAN
17 9 (5.42%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Postman
1 5 (3.01%) Selenium
2 2 (1.20%) MSI
General
1 60 (36.14%) Social Skills
2 21 (12.65%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.82%) Military
6 7 (4.22%) Aerospace
7 6 (3.61%) Organisational Skills
7 6 (3.61%) Public Sector
8 4 (2.41%) Law
9 3 (1.81%) Finance
9 3 (1.81%) Retail
10 2 (1.20%) Publishing
11 1 (0.60%) Banking
11 1 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 47 (28.31%) Network Engineer
2 20 (12.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (9.64%) Analyst
3 16 (9.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (7.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (7.83%) Consultant
5 12 (7.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (6.63%) Architect
7 9 (5.42%) IT Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) IT Support
7 9 (5.42%) Network Specialist
8 8 (4.82%) Network Operations Specialist
9 7 (4.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Azure Consultant
9 7 (4.22%) Network Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.61%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) LDAP
2 3 (1.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.83%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (4.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (4.22%) Replication
5 6 (3.61%) CMDB
5 6 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.41%) Biotechnology
6 4 (2.41%) Clustering
7 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.81%) iPad
7 3 (1.81%) iPhone
7 3 (1.81%) PKI
7 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (29.52%) Windows
2 27 (16.27%) Windows Server
3 21 (12.65%) Windows 10
4 12 (7.23%) Linux
5 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (3.01%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.01%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.41%) Android
10 3 (1.81%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (31.93%) ITIL
2 38 (22.89%) Incident Management
3 28 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 26 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (12.05%) Information Security
5 20 (12.05%) Service Delivery
6 17 (10.24%) Data Protection
7 15 (9.04%) Computer Science
8 14 (8.43%) Change Management
9 13 (7.83%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (7.83%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.63%) Network Design
10 11 (6.63%) Project Management
11 10 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.42%) Cryptography
12 9 (5.42%) Cybersecurity
12 9 (5.42%) Service Management
12 9 (5.42%) Time Management
13 8 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.45%) SQL
2 15 (9.04%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.22%) C
4 4 (2.41%) Python
5 1 (0.60%) Bash
5 1 (0.60%) VB
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (36.14%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (29.52%) CCNP
3 45 (27.11%) Security Cleared
4 43 (25.90%) CCNA
5 38 (22.89%) SC Cleared
6 22 (13.25%) Degree
7 12 (7.23%) DV Cleared
7 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.82%) CCIE
10 6 (3.61%) MCSA
10 6 (3.61%) MCSE
10 6 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (3.01%) DBS Check
12 4 (2.41%) CCENT
13 2 (1.20%) CCA
13 2 (1.20%) Novell Certification
14 1 (0.60%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.60%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (27.11%) SLA
2 6 (3.61%) GxP
3 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.20%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.61%) vSphere
5 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.81%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.60%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (10.24%) SCCM
2 9 (5.42%) FortiGate
3 8 (4.82%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (3.01%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (3.01%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (3.01%) Stealthwatch
4 5 (3.01%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.41%) WSUS
6 3 (1.81%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.20%) Puppet
7 2 (1.20%) Terraform
8 1 (0.60%) Ansible
8 1 (0.60%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (32.53%) Palo Alto
2 50 (30.12%) Microsoft
3 45 (27.11%) VMware
4 39 (23.49%) CheckPoint
5 34 (20.48%) F5
6 33 (19.88%) Fortinet
7 24 (14.46%) HP
8 21 (12.65%) Veeam
9 17 (10.24%) Citrix
10 15 (9.04%) SolarWinds
11 14 (8.43%) Sophos
12 13 (7.83%) Aruba
12 13 (7.83%) Juniper
13 11 (6.63%) Dell
14 10 (6.02%) Oracle
15 8 (4.82%) NetApp
15 8 (4.82%) Zscaler
16 6 (3.61%) BroadSoft
17 5 (3.01%) Meraki
17 5 (3.01%) WatchGuard