Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 549 419 391
Rank change year-on-year -130 -28 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 735 1,168 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.73% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 671 1,018 1,410
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -1.04% +12.94%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £67,875 £65,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% -2.11% +11.76%

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 156,012 158,988 189,575
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,049 133,268 160,004
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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -113 290 £52,500 - 23
South East -125 161 £42,500 -5.56% 16
North of England -4 157 £40,750 +1.88% 7
Yorkshire +29 103 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Midlands -31 75 £40,000 -11.11% 10
North West -7 54 £47,000 +16.05% 3
East Midlands +11 49 £40,000 -9.09% 5
East of England -4 39 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands -27 26 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West -32 15 £37,500 -10.71% 4
Cisco Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 735 (100.00%) Cisco
2 514 (69.93%) Cisco Certification
3 420 (57.14%) Firewall
4 406 (55.24%) CCNP
5 329 (44.76%) CCNA
6 233 (31.70%) WAN
7 198 (26.94%) LAN
7 198 (26.94%) Cisco ASA
8 188 (25.58%) BGP
9 180 (24.49%) Wireless
10 176 (23.95%) VMware
11 171 (23.27%) MPLS
12 161 (21.90%) ITIL
13 158 (21.50%) OSPF
14 157 (21.36%) VPN
15 156 (21.22%) Data Centre
16 153 (20.82%) Windows
17 145 (19.73%) CheckPoint
18 143 (19.46%) CCIE
19 142 (19.32%) Cisco Nexus
20 139 (18.91%) Finance
21 127 (17.28%) Network Security
22 125 (17.01%) Microsoft
23 122 (16.60%) Palo Alto
24 120 (16.33%) F5
25 117 (15.92%) Juniper
26 109 (14.83%) DNS
27 108 (14.69%) VoIP
28 106 (14.42%) IPsec
29 100 (13.61%) Linux

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 30 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.72%) Skype for Business
3 18 (2.45%) CMS
3 18 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.18%) SAS
5 10 (1.36%) Apache
6 8 (1.09%) IIS
7 5 (0.68%) nginx
8 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 59 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.08%) Office 365
4 4 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.41%) SaaS
5 3 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 420 (57.14%) Firewall
2 233 (31.70%) WAN
3 198 (26.94%) Cisco ASA
3 198 (26.94%) LAN
4 188 (25.58%) BGP
5 180 (24.49%) Wireless
6 171 (23.27%) MPLS
7 158 (21.50%) OSPF
8 157 (21.36%) VPN
9 142 (19.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 127 (17.28%) Network Security
11 109 (14.83%) DNS
12 108 (14.69%) VoIP
13 106 (14.42%) IPsec
14 99 (13.47%) Cisco IOS
15 95 (12.93%) EIGRP
16 80 (10.88%) TCP/IP
17 70 (9.52%) VLAN
18 66 (8.98%) SAN
19 62 (8.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (0.95%) MySQL
1 7 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (0.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.68%) Big Data
2 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.14%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 6 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.27%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 139 (18.91%) Finance
2 43 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 41 (5.58%) Banking
4 17 (2.31%) Retail
5 15 (2.04%) Digital Economy
6 8 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.54%) Publishing
9 2 (0.27%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.27%) Games
9 2 (0.27%) Law
9 2 (0.27%) Legal
9 2 (0.27%) Marketing
9 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) French Language
10 1 (0.14%) German Language
10 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.81%) 802.1X
2 21 (2.86%) XMPP
3 17 (2.31%) LDAP
4 7 (0.95%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.54%) XML
6 3 (0.41%) SAML
7 2 (0.27%) Web Services
8 1 (0.14%) FreeSWITCH
8 1 (0.14%) LAMP
8 1 (0.14%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 156 (21.22%) Data Centre
2 46 (6.26%) Clustering
3 29 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (1.09%) Eurex
9 7 (0.95%) Online Banking
9 7 (0.95%) Private Cloud
9 7 (0.95%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.68%) iPad
11 4 (0.54%) Replication
12 3 (0.41%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.41%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 153 (20.82%) Windows
2 100 (13.61%) Linux
3 72 (9.80%) Windows Server
4 42 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (3.13%) Unix
7 18 (2.45%) Solaris
8 11 (1.50%) CentOS
9 9 (1.22%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.95%) Debian
10 7 (0.95%) SUSE
11 6 (0.82%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.54%) AIX
13 4 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (21.90%) ITIL
2 89 (12.11%) Load Balancing
3 76 (10.34%) Network Design
4 48 (6.53%) Change Management
4 48 (6.53%) Problem Management
5 47 (6.39%) High Availability
6 46 (6.26%) Network Monitoring
7 45 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 43 (5.85%) Network Management
9 38 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 29 (3.95%) Presales
12 24 (3.27%) Network Virtualisation
13 21 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
13 21 (2.86%) Migration
14 20 (2.72%) Change Control
14 20 (2.72%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (2.59%) Penetration Testing
16 18 (2.45%) Configuration Management
16 18 (2.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (5.31%) Python
2 19 (2.59%) SQL
3 16 (2.18%) Bash Shell
4 14 (1.90%) Perl
4 14 (1.90%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.36%) C
6 5 (0.68%) PHP
7 4 (0.54%) Bourne shell
7 4 (0.54%) C-shell
7 4 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.54%) Korn
7 4 (0.54%) Ruby
7 4 (0.54%) Tcl
8 2 (0.27%) C++
8 2 (0.27%) Java
8 2 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 514 (69.93%) Cisco Certification
2 406 (55.24%) CCNP
3 329 (44.76%) CCNA
4 143 (19.46%) CCIE
5 59 (8.03%) Degree
6 41 (5.58%) CCDA
7 31 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (3.81%) MCSE
9 26 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (3.27%) JNCIP
11 23 (3.13%) CCVP
11 23 (3.13%) Security Cleared
12 21 (2.86%) SC Cleared
13 20 (2.72%) CCNP Voice
14 18 (2.45%) CCSE
15 17 (2.31%) CCSA
16 16 (2.18%) CCDP
16 16 (2.18%) JNCIE
17 14 (1.90%) CCIP
18 13 (1.77%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.67%) SLA
2 9 (1.22%) PMO
3 7 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.27%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 91 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (11.97%) Active Directory
3 48 (6.53%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (1.36%) ProxySG
5 10 (1.36%) vSphere
6 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (1.09%) iptables
8 7 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.41%) vCloud
10 3 (0.41%) XenApp
10 3 (0.41%) XenServer
11 2 (0.27%) Docker
11 2 (0.27%) Postfix
11 2 (0.27%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.14%) OpenSIPS
12 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 84 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 59 (8.03%) Cisco UCCX
3 33 (4.49%) Cisco UCCE
4 31 (4.22%) Cacti
5 25 (3.40%) Nagios
6 18 (2.45%) FortiGate
7 16 (2.18%) SCCM
8 15 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
8 15 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
9 13 (1.77%) Ansible
9 13 (1.77%) SCOM
10 11 (1.50%) OpenView
10 11 (1.50%) QRadar
11 9 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.09%) SELinux
13 6 (0.82%) Cisco CME
13 6 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
14 5 (0.68%) Puppet
15 4 (0.54%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 735 (100.00%) Cisco
2 176 (23.95%) VMware
3 145 (19.73%) CheckPoint
4 125 (17.01%) Microsoft
5 122 (16.60%) Palo Alto
6 120 (16.33%) F5
7 117 (15.92%) Juniper
8 64 (8.71%) SolarWinds
9 51 (6.94%) Avaya
10 44 (5.99%) Citrix
10 44 (5.99%) HP
11 42 (5.71%) Riverbed
12 35 (4.76%) Verint
13 33 (4.49%) NetApp
14 32 (4.35%) Genesys
15 28 (3.81%) Meraki
16 23 (3.13%) Blue Coat
17 19 (2.59%) Aruba
18 18 (2.45%) IronPort
19 16 (2.18%) Dell