Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £47,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 664 403 382
Rank change year-on-year -261 -21 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 545 1,266 1,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.81% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 516 1,140 1,509
England median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% -3.23% +5.68%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +8.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160,321 155,830 185,909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.57% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 132,067 130,439 157,602
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in England

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in England

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in England

Cisco Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
London -187 241 £55,000 +4.76% 23
South East -196 113 £45,000 - 8
North of England -50 111 £38,750 -5.49% 8
Yorkshire 0 70 £37,500 -16.67% 2
North West -27 41 £43,250 +5.49% 6
Midlands -106 41 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East Midlands -21 26 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East of England -46 26 £45,000 +6.51% 5
South West -26 15 £55,000 +37.50% 6
West Midlands -83 15 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Cisco Engineer
UK

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 545 (100.00%) Cisco
2 383 (70.28%) Cisco Certification
3 302 (55.41%) CCNP
4 291 (53.39%) Firewall
5 267 (48.99%) CCNA
6 178 (32.66%) WAN
7 147 (26.97%) Cisco ASA
8 144 (26.42%) LAN
9 136 (24.95%) Wireless
10 125 (22.94%) VMware
11 123 (22.57%) F5
12 117 (21.47%) BGP
13 106 (19.45%) CheckPoint
13 106 (19.45%) Data Centre
14 105 (19.27%) Finance
15 103 (18.90%) ITIL
16 102 (18.72%) VPN
17 97 (17.80%) OSPF
18 95 (17.43%) MPLS
19 94 (17.25%) Windows
20 90 (16.51%) Juniper
21 89 (16.33%) CCIE
21 89 (16.33%) Network Security
22 88 (16.15%) Cisco Nexus
23 72 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
24 69 (12.66%) Palo Alto
25 67 (12.29%) Load Balancing
26 66 (12.11%) Microsoft
27 60 (11.01%) VLAN
28 59 (10.83%) Cisco CUCM

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 24 (4.40%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (2.02%) SAS
4 10 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.92%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.73%) Apache
8 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.37%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.12%) Office 365
3 17 (3.12%) SaaS
4 15 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (2.39%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (2.39%) IaaS
5 13 (2.39%) PaaS
5 13 (2.39%) Serverless
6 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 291 (53.39%) Firewall
2 178 (32.66%) WAN
3 147 (26.97%) Cisco ASA
4 144 (26.42%) LAN
5 136 (24.95%) Wireless
6 117 (21.47%) BGP
7 102 (18.72%) VPN
8 97 (17.80%) OSPF
9 95 (17.43%) MPLS
10 89 (16.33%) Network Security
11 88 (16.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 60 (11.01%) VLAN
13 55 (10.09%) VoIP
14 51 (9.36%) DNS
15 50 (9.17%) Cisco Firepower
15 50 (9.17%) Cisco IOS
16 48 (8.81%) EIGRP
16 48 (8.81%) TCP/IP
17 47 (8.62%) Cisco Wireless
18 43 (7.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.10%) MySQL
2 5 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (0.73%) Big Data
3 4 (0.73%) Blockchain
4 3 (0.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 105 (19.27%) Finance
2 25 (4.59%) Banking
3 21 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.39%) Retail
5 8 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.73%) Marketing
7 3 (0.55%) Digital Economy
7 3 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.55%) Law
8 2 (0.37%) Electronics
8 2 (0.37%) French Language
8 2 (0.37%) German Language
8 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.37%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.37%) Legal
8 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Games
9 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.12%) 802.1X
2 13 (2.39%) LDAP
3 4 (0.73%) SAML
3 4 (0.73%) XMPP
4 3 (0.55%) CSS
4 3 (0.55%) Flash
4 3 (0.55%) HTML
5 2 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.37%) LAMP
6 1 (0.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 106 (19.45%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.04%) Clustering
3 17 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.12%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (1.47%) Online Banking
5 8 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 4 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.73%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.55%) Replication
9 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.37%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.37%) EPoS
9 2 (0.37%) Eurex
9 2 (0.37%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 94 (17.25%) Windows
2 53 (9.72%) Windows Server
3 47 (8.62%) Linux
4 28 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.28%) CentOS
6 7 (1.28%) Unix
7 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.73%) Solaris
9 3 (0.55%) Debian
10 2 (0.37%) AIX
10 2 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.37%) SUSE
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (18.90%) ITIL
2 67 (12.29%) Load Balancing
3 57 (10.46%) Network Design
4 44 (8.07%) Network Management
5 42 (7.71%) Problem-Solving
6 41 (7.52%) Change Management
7 37 (6.79%) Network Monitoring
8 34 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 32 (5.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 31 (5.69%) High Availability
11 29 (5.32%) Problem Management
12 27 (4.95%) Change Control
13 25 (4.59%) Presales
14 24 (4.40%) Mentoring
15 21 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
16 19 (3.49%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.49%) Incident Management
16 19 (3.49%) Information Security
16 19 (3.49%) Network Virtualisation
17 18 (3.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 29 (5.32%) Python
2 11 (2.02%) SQL
3 10 (1.83%) Bash Shell
4 7 (1.28%) C
5 4 (0.73%) Perl
5 4 (0.73%) PHP
6 3 (0.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.37%) Bourne shell
7 2 (0.37%) C-shell
7 2 (0.37%) Korn
Qualifications
1 383 (70.28%) Cisco Certification
2 302 (55.41%) CCNP
3 267 (48.99%) CCNA
4 89 (16.33%) CCIE
5 23 (4.22%) CCDA
6 22 (4.04%) Degree
6 22 (4.04%) Security Cleared
7 21 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 15 (2.75%) CCSA
8 15 (2.75%) CCSE
8 15 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (2.39%) JNCIP
10 10 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (1.65%) CCNP Voice
11 9 (1.65%) JNCIA
12 8 (1.47%) MCSE
12 8 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.28%) JNCIE
14 6 (1.10%) CCDP
15 5 (0.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.30%) SLA
2 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.37%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) PMO
5 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 72 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (3.12%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.39%) vSphere
5 6 (1.10%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.55%) XenServer
7 2 (0.37%) iptables
7 2 (0.37%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) NFS
8 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 59 (10.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (6.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 24 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
4 19 (3.49%) FortiGate
5 18 (3.30%) Nagios
6 10 (1.83%) Cisco UCCE
7 8 (1.47%) Cacti
8 7 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (1.10%) Stealthwatch
10 5 (0.92%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.73%) Ansible
12 3 (0.55%) Cisco CME
12 3 (0.55%) Grafana
12 3 (0.55%) Graphite
12 3 (0.55%) SCCM
13 2 (0.37%) EMC VPLEX
13 2 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
13 2 (0.37%) OpenView
13 2 (0.37%) QRadar
13 2 (0.37%) SELinux
Vendors
1 545 (100.00%) Cisco
2 125 (22.94%) VMware
3 123 (22.57%) F5
4 106 (19.45%) CheckPoint
5 90 (16.51%) Juniper
6 69 (12.66%) Palo Alto
7 66 (12.11%) Microsoft
8 50 (9.17%) SolarWinds
9 36 (6.61%) Meraki
10 33 (6.06%) Avaya
11 31 (5.69%) NetApp
12 26 (4.77%) Citrix
13 24 (4.40%) Verint
14 23 (4.22%) Genesys
14 23 (4.22%) HP
15 17 (3.12%) Blue Coat
16 16 (2.94%) EMC
16 16 (2.94%) IronPort
17 14 (2.57%) Fortinet
17 14 (2.57%) Riverbed