Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 47 39
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 123 327 558
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.17% 5.28% 5.91%
As % of the Vendors category 12.71% 11.26% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 167 276 424
Median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% +2.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,250 £25,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £61,875 £72,500
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 968 2,903 4,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.71% 46.84% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 728 2,009 3,117
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 55 £47,500 +16.56% 7
Cambridgeshire +5 44 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Bedfordshire +1 14 £47,500 -5.94% 7
Essex -4 9 £35,000 +29.63%
Suffolk +40 8 £72,500 +34.26%
Norfolk +13 1 £26,000 -34.18% 3
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 70 (56.91%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (52.03%) Firewall
3 60 (48.78%) LAN
4 58 (47.15%) WAN
5 55 (44.72%) CCNA
6 47 (38.21%) VMware
7 43 (34.96%) CCNP
8 40 (32.52%) Microsoft
9 34 (27.64%) Azure
10 33 (26.83%) Office 365
11 28 (22.76%) Windows
11 28 (22.76%) BGP
12 24 (19.51%) VoIP
12 24 (19.51%) Active Directory
12 24 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (18.70%) MPLS
14 21 (17.07%) Wireless
14 21 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 20 (16.26%) Windows Server
16 19 (15.45%) Juniper
16 19 (15.45%) WLAN
16 19 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (15.45%) Meraki
17 18 (14.63%) DNS
17 18 (14.63%) VLAN
18 16 (13.01%) Network Security
18 16 (13.01%) DHCP
18 16 (13.01%) Citrix
19 15 (12.20%) Degree
19 15 (12.20%) 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 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.07%) Camunda
2 5 (4.07%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.64%) Azure
2 33 (26.83%) Office 365
3 7 (5.69%) AWS
3 7 (5.69%) Mimecast
4 6 (4.88%) IaaS
5 5 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.63%) G Suite
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 64 (52.03%) Firewall
2 60 (48.78%) LAN
3 58 (47.15%) WAN
4 28 (22.76%) BGP
5 24 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (19.51%) VoIP
6 23 (18.70%) MPLS
7 21 (17.07%) Wireless
8 19 (15.45%) WLAN
9 18 (14.63%) DNS
9 18 (14.63%) VLAN
10 16 (13.01%) DHCP
10 16 (13.01%) Network Security
11 15 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (11.38%) Cisco Firepower
13 13 (10.57%) OSPF
14 11 (8.94%) Cisco ISE
14 11 (8.94%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (8.13%) TCP/IP
16 9 (7.32%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.81%) MySQL
2 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (8.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.07%) Public Sector
3 4 (3.25%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.44%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Finance
5 2 (1.63%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (45.53%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (16.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (11.38%) IP Engineer
5 14 (11.38%) IP Network Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Architect
6 13 (10.57%) Support Engineer
7 12 (9.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (8.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 11 (8.94%) Security Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Escalation Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) Network Architect
10 9 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (6.50%) Technical Architect
12 7 (5.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) Django
1 5 (4.07%) Flask
1 5 (4.07%) OpenDaylight
1 5 (4.07%) REST
2 1 (0.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.81%) ADSI
2 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.63%) Cybercrime
3 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.63%) EPoS
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.63%) PKI
4 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.81%) Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Cyberattack
4 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.81%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.76%) Windows
2 20 (16.26%) Windows Server
3 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.76%) Linux
5 7 (5.69%) Unix
6 6 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.81%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (10.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 13 (10.57%) Network Management
3 13 (10.57%) SIEM
4 12 (9.76%) Security Operations
4 12 (9.76%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (8.94%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (8.94%) ITIL
5 11 (8.94%) Security Monitoring
6 10 (8.13%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (7.32%) Information Security
8 7 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.88%) DevOps
9 6 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.88%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (4.07%) Open Source
10 5 (4.07%) Presales
10 5 (4.07%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.50%) Python
2 5 (4.07%) SQL
3 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (56.91%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (44.72%) CCNA
3 43 (34.96%) CCNP
4 15 (12.20%) Degree
5 12 (9.76%) CEH
5 12 (9.76%) CISSP
6 10 (8.13%) CCSA
6 10 (8.13%) JNCIA
7 9 (7.32%) CCDP
8 8 (6.50%) JNCIS
8 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
9 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (2.44%) MCSA
11 3 (2.44%) MCSE
12 2 (1.63%) AWS Certification
12 2 (1.63%) CCIE
12 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 24 (19.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.57%) vSphere
3 10 (8.13%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.13%) VMware Server
4 6 (4.88%) XenApp
4 6 (4.88%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.63%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.81%) Docker
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (10.57%) SCCM
2 11 (8.94%) Nessus
3 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (4.88%) Ansible
4 6 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.88%) Puppet
5 5 (4.07%) Salt
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.81%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.81%) QRadar
7 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.81%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.81%) vRealize
7 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (38.21%) VMware
2 40 (32.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.45%) Juniper
3 19 (15.45%) Meraki
4 16 (13.01%) Citrix
5 13 (10.57%) CheckPoint
6 12 (9.76%) Rapid7
6 12 (9.76%) Veeam
7 10 (8.13%) SonicWALL
8 9 (7.32%) NetApp
9 7 (5.69%) Sophos
10 5 (4.07%) Arista
11 4 (3.25%) Aruba
11 4 (3.25%) Avaya
11 4 (3.25%) BroadSoft
11 4 (3.25%) Dell
12 3 (2.44%) Apple
12 3 (2.44%) Ericsson
12 3 (2.44%) Nokia
12 3 (2.44%) Oracle