Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 50 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 -20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 534 617 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.35% 5.05% 7.16%
As % of the Vendors category 10.08% 11.96% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 381 490 886
East of England median annual salary £46,056 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.22% +7.06% -6.59%
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,225 £63,750
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 5,299 5,160 6,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.19% 42.21% 45.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,020 3,975 5,138
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Hertfordshire -11 255 £54,000 +8.00% 31
Cambridgeshire +12 181 £44,000 +3.53% 20
Essex -4 50 £47,500 +5.56% 18
Bedfordshire -25 31 £47,500 -1.55% 6
Suffolk -19 10 £50,000 +29.87% 5
Norfolk +7 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 259 (48.50%) Firewall
2 206 (38.58%) Cisco Certification
3 201 (37.64%) VMware
4 184 (34.46%) Data Centre
5 171 (32.02%) Windows
6 168 (31.46%) WAN
7 147 (27.53%) CCNA
8 146 (27.34%) Microsoft
9 144 (26.97%) LAN
10 142 (26.59%) Citrix
11 131 (24.53%) CCNP
12 126 (23.60%) CheckPoint
13 116 (21.72%) Active Directory
14 112 (20.97%) Network Security
14 112 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 108 (20.22%) Juniper
16 105 (19.66%) VPN
17 103 (19.29%) F5
18 100 (18.73%) Cisco ASA
19 97 (18.16%) Linux
20 96 (17.98%) DNS
21 94 (17.60%) ITIL
22 88 (16.48%) Palo Alto
23 85 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
24 79 (14.79%) HP
25 78 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
26 77 (14.42%) Windows Server
27 74 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
27 74 (13.86%) PowerShell
27 74 (13.86%) Fortinet

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 45 (8.43%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.37%) OpenStack
2 18 (3.37%) Skype for Business
3 16 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.25%) Confluence
4 12 (2.25%) WebLogic
4 12 (2.25%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.12%) IIS
7 5 (0.94%) Apache
8 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (6.18%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (2.25%) Documaker
2 2 (0.37%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 85 (15.92%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (6.18%) Office 365
4 22 (4.12%) IaaS
5 15 (2.81%) Akamai
6 12 (2.25%) GitHub
7 11 (2.06%) SaaS
8 9 (1.69%) PaaS
9 4 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.75%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon Glacier
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 259 (48.50%) Firewall
2 168 (31.46%) WAN
3 144 (26.97%) LAN
4 112 (20.97%) Network Security
5 105 (19.66%) VPN
6 100 (18.73%) Cisco ASA
7 96 (17.98%) DNS
8 74 (13.86%) Cisco IOS
9 72 (13.48%) Wi-Fi
10 70 (13.11%) TCP/IP
11 69 (12.92%) BGP
12 64 (11.99%) OSPF
13 61 (11.42%) SAN
14 60 (11.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 59 (11.05%) MPLS
16 57 (10.67%) VoIP
17 53 (9.93%) NetScaler
17 53 (9.93%) Wireless
18 52 (9.74%) IPsec
19 46 (8.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 12 (2.25%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (1.50%) Big Data
6 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (5.62%) Jenkins
2 21 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.25%) Gerrit
3 12 (2.25%) JIRA
3 12 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 62 (11.61%) Finance
2 54 (10.11%) Retail
3 24 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.12%) Marketing
5 16 (3.00%) Advertising
6 5 (0.94%) Electronics
7 4 (0.75%) Local Government
7 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.56%) German Language
9 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 2 (0.37%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 117 (21.91%) Network Engineer
2 78 (14.61%) Analyst
3 54 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (9.18%) Team Leader
5 41 (7.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 35 (6.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 32 (5.99%) Architect
8 31 (5.81%) Support Engineer
9 30 (5.62%) Cisco Engineer
10 27 (5.06%) Security Engineer
11 23 (4.31%) Service Analyst
12 22 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
12 22 (4.12%) Consultant
13 21 (3.93%) Account Manager
13 21 (3.93%) Cisco Support
13 21 (3.93%) IT Manager
13 21 (3.93%) Service Desk Analyst
14 20 (3.75%) Network Analyst
15 19 (3.56%) Security Consultant
15 19 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.05%) Middleware
2 35 (6.55%) HTML
3 27 (5.06%) XML
4 19 (3.56%) Web Services
5 18 (3.37%) Flash
6 12 (2.25%) RESTful
6 12 (2.25%) SOAP
6 12 (2.25%) YAML
7 11 (2.06%) 802.1X
8 8 (1.50%) JSON
9 3 (0.56%) XMPP
10 2 (0.37%) ADSI
11 1 (0.19%) .NET
11 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.19%) CSS
11 1 (0.19%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 184 (34.46%) Data Centre
2 78 (14.61%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (8.99%) Management Information System
4 39 (7.30%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (6.55%) Public Cloud
6 33 (6.18%) Driving Licence
6 33 (6.18%) Linux Command Line
7 27 (5.06%) Computer Science
8 20 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (2.81%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 12 (2.25%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.31%) iPhone
13 6 (1.12%) Fintech
13 6 (1.12%) Replication
14 5 (0.94%) Digital TV
14 5 (0.94%) NHS
14 5 (0.94%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.75%) iSeries
16 3 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 171 (32.02%) Windows
2 97 (18.16%) Linux
3 77 (14.42%) Windows Server
4 49 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (8.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (8.43%) Unix
7 19 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (3.37%) Android
9 17 (3.18%) Windows 7
10 14 (2.62%) Windows 10
11 12 (2.25%) CentOS
11 12 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.25%) Solaris
12 10 (1.87%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (17.60%) ITIL
2 74 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
3 55 (10.30%) Load Balancing
4 51 (9.55%) DevOps
5 45 (8.43%) Network Management
6 44 (8.24%) Project Management
7 43 (8.05%) Configuration Management
8 42 (7.87%) Mentoring
9 41 (7.68%) E-Commerce
10 38 (7.12%) Presales
11 35 (6.55%) High Availability
12 34 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (6.18%) Line Management
14 32 (5.99%) Network Monitoring
15 30 (5.62%) Continuous Deployment
15 30 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (5.62%) Test Automation
16 26 (4.87%) Change Control
17 25 (4.68%) SIEM
18 23 (4.31%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 74 (13.86%) PowerShell
2 63 (11.80%) Python
3 42 (7.87%) Bash Shell
3 42 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 30 (5.62%) Ruby
5 27 (5.06%) SQL
6 22 (4.12%) C
7 13 (2.43%) PHP
8 8 (1.50%) VBScript
9 7 (1.31%) R
10 1 (0.19%) C#
10 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 206 (38.58%) Cisco Certification
2 147 (27.53%) CCNA
3 131 (24.53%) CCNP
4 52 (9.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (8.43%) Degree
6 37 (6.93%) CCIE
6 37 (6.93%) Security Cleared
7 35 (6.55%) MCSE
8 32 (5.99%) SC Cleared
9 28 (5.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (4.31%) RHCE
11 21 (3.93%) MCSA
12 19 (3.56%) CISSP
12 19 (3.56%) SANS
13 18 (3.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 18 (3.37%) CCSP
13 18 (3.37%) ISSAP
13 18 (3.37%) ISSEP
13 18 (3.37%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.05%) SLA
2 19 (3.56%) PMO
3 9 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) COSO
8 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 116 (21.72%) Active Directory
2 112 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (11.80%) vSphere
4 36 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 32 (5.99%) Virtual Servers
6 30 (5.62%) Virtual Desktop
7 21 (3.93%) XenApp
8 20 (3.75%) Docker
9 18 (3.37%) VMware NSX
10 16 (3.00%) ProxySG
11 15 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (2.25%) Samba
12 12 (2.25%) VirtualBox
13 7 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (1.12%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 60 (11.24%) vRealize
2 52 (9.74%) Ansible
3 50 (9.36%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (9.36%) Puppet
4 43 (8.05%) vCenter Server
5 19 (3.56%) Terraform
6 18 (3.37%) FortiGate
6 18 (3.37%) SCCM
7 16 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 15 (2.81%) RSA Security Analytics
9 14 (2.62%) Nagios
10 12 (2.25%) Rancher
10 12 (2.25%) Sysdig
11 9 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
12 8 (1.50%) Kubernetes
12 8 (1.50%) SCOrch
12 8 (1.50%) SCVMM
13 7 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
14 5 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
15 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 201 (37.64%) VMware
2 146 (27.34%) Microsoft
3 142 (26.59%) Citrix
4 126 (23.60%) CheckPoint
5 108 (20.22%) Juniper
6 103 (19.29%) F5
7 88 (16.48%) Palo Alto
8 79 (14.79%) HP
9 74 (13.86%) Fortinet
10 57 (10.67%) Splunk
11 45 (8.43%) WorldPay
12 43 (8.05%) Avaya
13 42 (7.87%) AppDynamics
13 42 (7.87%) BMC
14 37 (6.93%) EMC
15 35 (6.55%) Red Hat
15 35 (6.55%) Riverbed
16 34 (6.37%) Arista
17 31 (5.81%) Blue Coat
17 31 (5.81%) ServiceNow