Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 33 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 182 490 533
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 6.17% 6.73% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 13.66% 14.67% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 163 421 368
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -0.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 1,332 3,341 5,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.15% 45.91% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 995 2,486 3,683
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

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 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 -2 78 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Cambridgeshire +15 40 £47,000 +17.50% 5
Essex +20 39 £52,000 +25.30% 5
Bedfordshire -1 15 £70,000 +100.00% 5
Norfolk +10 6 £38,000 +55.10% 1
Suffolk +2 4 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 97 (53.30%) Firewall
2 88 (48.35%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (46.70%) VMware
4 82 (45.05%) WAN
5 79 (43.41%) LAN
6 67 (36.81%) Azure
7 59 (32.42%) Windows
8 58 (31.87%) CCNA
9 56 (30.77%) Office 365
10 52 (28.57%) CCNP
11 49 (26.92%) Juniper
12 46 (25.27%) Active Directory
13 41 (22.53%) Microsoft
14 40 (21.98%) Wi-Fi
15 38 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (20.88%) Cisco ASA
16 37 (20.33%) ITIL
16 37 (20.33%) Problem-Solving
17 36 (19.78%) vSphere
17 36 (19.78%) Meraki
18 35 (19.23%) Windows Server
19 32 (17.58%) Palo Alto
20 31 (17.03%) Network Security
21 28 (15.38%) VPN
21 28 (15.38%) HP
21 28 (15.38%) MPLS
22 26 (14.29%) Wireless
22 26 (14.29%) DNS
22 26 (14.29%) DHCP
23 25 (13.74%) Linux

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 16 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.24%) MS Exchange
3 12 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.10%) Confluence
5 2 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 67 (36.81%) Azure
2 56 (30.77%) Office 365
3 16 (8.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (8.24%) AWS
4 15 (8.24%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.65%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (1.10%) IaaS
6 2 (1.10%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.55%) Akamai
7 1 (0.55%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.55%) GCP
7 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (53.30%) Firewall
2 82 (45.05%) WAN
3 79 (43.41%) LAN
4 40 (21.98%) Wi-Fi
5 38 (20.88%) Cisco ASA
6 31 (17.03%) Network Security
7 28 (15.38%) MPLS
7 28 (15.38%) VPN
8 26 (14.29%) DHCP
8 26 (14.29%) DNS
8 26 (14.29%) Wireless
9 22 (12.09%) BGP
10 20 (10.99%) Internet
10 20 (10.99%) TCP/IP
11 19 (10.44%) SAN
11 19 (10.44%) VLAN
12 17 (9.34%) OSPF
13 16 (8.79%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (8.79%) Cisco Wireless
14 13 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (1.10%) MySQL
3 2 (1.10%) Power BI
3 2 (1.10%) Redis
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.10%) JIRA
1 2 (1.10%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (8.79%) Finance
2 9 (4.95%) Retail
3 8 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.20%) Local Government
4 4 (2.20%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (47.25%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.09%) Analyst
3 19 (10.44%) Field Engineer
4 18 (9.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (9.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (9.34%) Support Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) Network Field Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Network Support
8 12 (6.59%) IT Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) Network Analyst
9 11 (6.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) Network Specialist
10 10 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (5.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) Web Services
2 2 (1.10%) .NET
2 2 (1.10%) ADSI
2 2 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.55%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.55%) HTML
3 1 (0.55%) LDAP
3 1 (0.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.19%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.24%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.75%) Blog
7 4 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.65%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.10%) EPoS
9 2 (1.10%) iPad
9 2 (1.10%) NHS
9 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.55%) AS400
10 1 (0.55%) Clustering
10 1 (0.55%) iSeries
10 1 (0.55%) PKI
10 1 (0.55%) Replication
10 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.42%) Windows
2 35 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 25 (13.74%) Linux
4 23 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (6.04%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.75%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (1.10%) Unix
11 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.33%) ITIL
1 37 (20.33%) Problem-Solving
2 19 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (8.79%) Network Management
4 15 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (6.04%) Incident Management
5 11 (6.04%) WAN Optimisation
6 10 (5.49%) Service Delivery
7 9 (4.95%) Break/Fix
7 9 (4.95%) DNA
7 9 (4.95%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (4.95%) Web Filtering
8 8 (4.40%) Change Management
8 8 (4.40%) Configuration Management
8 8 (4.40%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (4.40%) Email Filtering
8 8 (4.40%) Presales
8 8 (4.40%) Security Management
8 8 (4.40%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.89%) PowerShell
2 17 (9.34%) SQL
3 15 (8.24%) Python
4 8 (4.40%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.30%) C
6 5 (2.75%) Perl
6 5 (2.75%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.20%) PHP
7 4 (2.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 88 (48.35%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (31.87%) CCNA
3 52 (28.57%) CCNP
4 16 (8.79%) Degree
5 13 (7.14%) CCDP
5 13 (7.14%) JNCIA
6 9 (4.95%) CCIE
7 7 (3.85%) JNCIS
8 5 (2.75%) SANS
8 5 (2.75%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.65%) MCSE
10 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.55%) ACSA
11 1 (0.55%) CEH
11 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.55%) GCIA
11 1 (0.55%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.34%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) AICPA
2 5 (2.75%) COBIT
2 5 (2.75%) NIST
3 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.10%) PMO
5 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 46 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 38 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (19.78%) vSphere
4 15 (8.24%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.40%) VMware Server
6 7 (3.85%) VMware NSX
7 5 (2.75%) XenApp
8 4 (2.20%) Docker
9 3 (1.65%) iptables
10 2 (1.10%) Xen
11 1 (0.55%) KVM
11 1 (0.55%) Snort
11 1 (0.55%) vCloud
11 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (6.04%) SCCM
2 8 (4.40%) FortiGate
3 4 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.20%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.20%) Puppet
3 4 (2.20%) Terraform
3 4 (2.20%) WSUS
4 3 (1.65%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.65%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.10%) Ansible
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.55%) Graylog
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.55%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 85 (46.70%) VMware
2 49 (26.92%) Juniper
3 41 (22.53%) Microsoft
4 36 (19.78%) Meraki
5 32 (17.58%) Palo Alto
6 28 (15.38%) HP
7 23 (12.64%) Citrix
8 19 (10.44%) CheckPoint
9 18 (9.89%) SonicWALL
10 17 (9.34%) Aruba
11 11 (6.04%) Sophos
12 10 (5.49%) NetApp
13 9 (4.95%) Extreme Networks
14 8 (4.40%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.75%) Avaya
15 5 (2.75%) Brocade
15 5 (2.75%) F5
15 5 (2.75%) Nortel
15 5 (2.75%) Veeam
16 4 (2.20%) Polycom