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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 216 205 141
Rank change year-on-year -11 -64 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 2,448 1,380 2,130
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.79% 1.71% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.42% 8.27% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,245 1,048 1,723
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 32,983 16,683 18,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.08% 20.69% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15,048 11,260 14,106
10th Percentile £30,915 £31,250 £28,946
25th Percentile £40,853 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,075 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in England

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Certification in England.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in England

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in England

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
London -120 716 £65,000 +13.04% 72
North of England +63 577 £42,500 -5.56% 33
South East -26 415 £55,000 +4.76% 29
Midlands +66 395 £50,000 +5.26% 39
Yorkshire +75 263 £45,000 - 15
West Midlands +32 230 £47,500 -13.64% 26
North West -4 222 £50,000 +5.26% 15
South West -2 169 £48,750 -2.50% 18
East of England -43 157 £45,000 - 13
East Midlands +42 142 £45,500 +21.33% 12
North East +31 92 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 England region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 1,772 (72.39%) Cisco
2 1,611 (65.81%) CCNA
3 995 (40.65%) Wireless
4 953 (38.93%) Firewall
5 910 (37.17%) Linux
6 904 (36.93%) CCNP
7 704 (28.76%) Network+ Certification
8 681 (27.82%) A+ Certification
9 658 (26.88%) Linux+ Certification
10 625 (25.53%) WAN
11 515 (21.04%) LAN
12 488 (19.93%) Azure
13 433 (17.69%) Microsoft
14 416 (16.99%) BGP
15 375 (15.32%) ITIL
16 364 (14.87%) Windows
16 364 (14.87%) Social Skills
17 353 (14.42%) Data Centre
18 345 (14.09%) MPLS
19 342 (13.97%) Palo Alto
20 324 (13.24%) VMware
21 316 (12.91%) VPN
22 314 (12.83%) OSPF
23 297 (12.13%) Network Security
24 292 (11.93%) Security Cleared
24 292 (11.93%) TCP/IP
25 285 (11.64%) DNS
26 276 (11.27%) AWS
27 273 (11.15%) Cisco ASA
28 268 (10.95%) Cybersecurity

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 75 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 49 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 28 (1.14%) Apache
4 20 (0.82%) Confluence
5 15 (0.61%) IIS
6 13 (0.53%) Jetty
7 8 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.12%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.12%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.082%) CMS
12 1 (0.041%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.041%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.041%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.041%) nginx
Applications
1 102 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 27 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.041%) Blender
5 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (0.45%) Sentinel
2 7 (0.29%) SAP GTS
3 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.041%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 488 (19.93%) Azure
2 276 (11.27%) AWS
3 235 (9.60%) Microsoft 365
4 77 (3.15%) GitHub
5 69 (2.82%) Serverless
6 65 (2.66%) GCP
7 55 (2.25%) GitHub Actions
8 54 (2.21%) Azure Monitor
9 52 (2.12%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 52 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
9 52 (2.12%) Azure Event Grid
9 52 (2.12%) Azure Functions
9 52 (2.12%) Azure Service Bus
9 52 (2.12%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 49 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
11 46 (1.88%) IaaS
12 30 (1.23%) SaaS
13 23 (0.94%) Azure Sentinel
14 22 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 995 (40.65%) Wireless
2 953 (38.93%) Firewall
3 625 (25.53%) WAN
4 515 (21.04%) LAN
5 416 (16.99%) BGP
6 345 (14.09%) MPLS
7 316 (12.91%) VPN
8 314 (12.83%) OSPF
9 297 (12.13%) Network Security
10 292 (11.93%) TCP/IP
11 285 (11.64%) DNS
12 273 (11.15%) Cisco ASA
13 267 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
14 198 (8.09%) SD-WAN
15 193 (7.88%) DHCP
16 188 (7.68%) Cisco Nexus
17 170 (6.94%) Internet
18 125 (5.11%) SAN
19 117 (4.78%) VLAN
19 117 (4.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (2.33%) Big Data
2 56 (2.29%) Data Lake
3 51 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 24 (0.98%) MySQL
5 16 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (0.45%) NoSQL
8 9 (0.37%) InfluxDB
8 9 (0.37%) MariaDB
9 6 (0.25%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.25%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.25%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.16%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon Athena
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.12%) Electronic Patient Records
11 3 (0.12%) Redis
12 1 (0.041%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.041%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.041%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 42 (1.72%) JIRA
2 36 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 24 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.41%) Robot Framework
5 9 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.12%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.082%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.041%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.041%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.041%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (0.041%) CodeSonar
8 1 (0.041%) git-flow
8 1 (0.041%) GitLab
8 1 (0.041%) Selenium
General
1 364 (14.87%) Social Skills
2 242 (9.89%) Finance
3 172 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (5.51%) Telecoms
5 83 (3.39%) Organisational Skills
6 59 (2.41%) Public Sector
7 54 (2.21%) Documentation Skills
8 48 (1.96%) Legal
9 45 (1.84%) Presentation Skills
10 42 (1.72%) Banking
11 36 (1.47%) Retail
12 35 (1.43%) Military
13 32 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 31 (1.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 23 (0.94%) Aerospace
16 18 (0.74%) Advertising
17 17 (0.69%) Law
18 16 (0.65%) Police
19 13 (0.53%) Manufacturing
20 12 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 707 (28.88%) Network Engineer
2 658 (26.88%) IT Technician
3 657 (26.84%) Network Technician
3 657 (26.84%) Trainee
3 657 (26.84%) Trainee IT Technician
3 657 (26.84%) Trainee Technician
4 168 (6.86%) Senior Network Engineer
5 162 (6.62%) Security Engineer
6 146 (5.96%) Architect
7 137 (5.60%) Cisco Engineer
8 136 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 123 (5.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 107 (4.37%) Network Architect
11 93 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
12 89 (3.64%) Analyst
13 84 (3.43%) IT Engineer
14 82 (3.35%) Senior Security Engineer
15 77 (3.15%) Network Security Engineer
16 76 (3.10%) Consultant
17 71 (2.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (3.27%) .NET
2 29 (1.18%) JSON
3 28 (1.14%) XML
4 17 (0.69%) 802.1X
4 17 (0.69%) REST
5 16 (0.65%) Spine.js
6 13 (0.53%) Web Services
7 9 (0.37%) RESTful
8 6 (0.25%) Jinja
8 6 (0.25%) YAML
9 5 (0.20%) LAMP
9 5 (0.20%) Middleware
10 4 (0.16%) LDAP
11 3 (0.12%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (0.12%) ADSI
11 3 (0.12%) Celery
11 3 (0.12%) CSS
11 3 (0.12%) DOM
11 3 (0.12%) HTML
11 3 (0.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 353 (14.42%) Data Centre
2 81 (3.31%) Management Information System
3 77 (3.15%) Public Cloud
4 37 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (1.43%) Cyberattack
6 33 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 32 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
8 31 (1.27%) PKI
9 30 (1.23%) Replication
10 25 (1.02%) User Experience
11 23 (0.94%) Virtual Team
12 21 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
12 21 (0.86%) IoT
13 20 (0.82%) Driving Licence
14 19 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
15 17 (0.69%) NHS
15 17 (0.69%) Private Cloud
16 13 (0.53%) EPoS
16 13 (0.53%) Online Banking
17 11 (0.45%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 910 (37.17%) Linux
2 364 (14.87%) Windows
3 203 (8.29%) Windows Server
4 79 (3.23%) Unix
5 77 (3.15%) Windows 10
6 73 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (2.04%) Windows Server 2016
8 49 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
9 36 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 32 (1.31%) Android
11 25 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 21 (0.86%) Solaris
14 20 (0.82%) CentOS
15 16 (0.65%) Mac OS
16 14 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (0.45%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.29%) Windows 7
19 5 (0.20%) Debian
20 3 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (15.32%) ITIL
2 268 (10.95%) Cybersecurity
3 208 (8.50%) Information Security
4 205 (8.37%) Agile
5 184 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 151 (6.17%) Project Delivery
7 149 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 146 (5.96%) Problem-Solving
9 136 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 135 (5.51%) Network Design
11 134 (5.47%) DevOps
12 130 (5.31%) Change Management
13 126 (5.15%) Load Balancing
14 125 (5.11%) Network Architecture
15 120 (4.90%) Project Management
16 112 (4.58%) Service Delivery
17 104 (4.25%) Analytics
18 101 (4.13%) Presales
19 94 (3.84%) Data Loss Prevention
20 92 (3.76%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 243 (9.93%) Python
2 174 (7.11%) PowerShell
3 103 (4.21%) Bash
4 61 (2.49%) Java
4 61 (2.49%) SQL
5 55 (2.25%) Scala
6 29 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 16 (0.65%) Perl
8 11 (0.45%) C
9 7 (0.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.25%) C++
10 6 (0.25%) PHP
10 6 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.12%) Ruby
12 1 (0.041%) C#
12 1 (0.041%) Go
12 1 (0.041%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.041%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1,611 (65.81%) CCNA
2 904 (36.93%) CCNP
3 704 (28.76%) Network+ Certification
4 681 (27.82%) A+ Certification
5 658 (26.88%) Linux+ Certification
6 292 (11.93%) Security Cleared
7 265 (10.83%) CCIE
8 234 (9.56%) Degree
9 222 (9.07%) CISSP
10 209 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 202 (8.25%) SC Cleared
12 196 (8.01%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 163 (6.66%) MCSE
14 110 (4.49%) CCSP
15 109 (4.45%) CCDP
16 103 (4.21%) DV Cleared
17 85 (3.47%) JNCIA
18 79 (3.23%) CISM
19 64 (2.61%) CEH
19 64 (2.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (6.94%) SLA
2 89 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 69 (2.82%) NIST
4 62 (2.53%) GDPR
5 42 (1.72%) PCI DSS
6 40 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 40 (1.63%) JSP 440
7 29 (1.18%) GRC
8 26 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (0.74%) COBIT
10 13 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
11 12 (0.49%) IASME
12 7 (0.29%) NCSC
13 6 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 2 (0.082%) ISO 22301
15 2 (0.082%) QA
16 1 (0.041%) GxP
16 1 (0.041%) ISO 9001
16 1 (0.041%) PMO
System Software
1 253 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 247 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 37 (1.51%) vSphere
5 35 (1.43%) Docker
6 29 (1.18%) VMware NSX
7 27 (1.10%) ProxySG
8 25 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
8 25 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (0.94%) Firmware
10 20 (0.82%) iptables
11 18 (0.74%) XenApp
12 16 (0.65%) Snort
12 16 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
14 10 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (0.37%) Xen
16 8 (0.33%) LXC
17 6 (0.25%) BitLocker
18 5 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 102 (4.17%) Ansible
2 79 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 69 (2.82%) Terraform
4 43 (1.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 37 (1.51%) Kubernetes
6 35 (1.43%) Nagios
7 34 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
7 34 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
8 30 (1.23%) vCenter Server
9 23 (0.94%) SCCM
10 20 (0.82%) CASB
10 20 (0.82%) ZABBIX
11 19 (0.78%) Puppet
12 17 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
13 13 (0.53%) Grafana
13 13 (0.53%) NetBackup
13 13 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (0.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 11 (0.45%) Endace
15 11 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1,772 (72.39%) Cisco
2 433 (17.69%) Microsoft
3 342 (13.97%) Palo Alto
4 324 (13.24%) VMware
5 241 (9.84%) CheckPoint
6 237 (9.68%) Juniper
7 203 (8.29%) F5
8 194 (7.92%) Fortinet
9 177 (7.23%) SolarWinds
10 157 (6.41%) Meraki
11 130 (5.31%) Citrix
12 103 (4.21%) Aruba
13 85 (3.47%) Apple
14 63 (2.57%) Zscaler
15 58 (2.37%) HP
16 55 (2.25%) Databricks
17 48 (1.96%) Veeam
18 47 (1.92%) Nokia
19 41 (1.67%) Dell
20 39 (1.59%) Riverbed