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The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

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
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 951 733 625
Rank change year-on-year -218 -108 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 207 189 216
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.22% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 166 170 186
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,280 £31,375
25th Percentile £42,906 £42,000 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £62,188 £63,750 £71,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +8.70%

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 136,007 84,988 70,182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.19% 91.54% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74,583 62,239 57,666
10th Percentile £32,206 £32,175 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in England

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in England

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Engineer in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

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 25 June 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 -243 64 £55,000 -12.00% 8
South East -79 47 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Midlands -42 36 £55,000 +34.15% 1
North of England -95 35 £38,500 -26.67% 3
North West -103 23 £50,000 -9.09% 2
West Midlands -38 21 £55,000 +24.29% 1
East of England -78 20 £50,000 +11.11% 3
North East - 10 £35,000 -
South West -27 7 £46,250 -0.54%
Yorkshire -59 2 £43,250 +8.64% 1
Cisco Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Cisco Engineer job roles required 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 featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 207 (100.00%) Cisco
2 134 (64.73%) Firewall
3 128 (61.84%) Cisco Certification
4 113 (54.59%) CCNP
5 107 (51.69%) Data Centre
6 96 (46.38%) WAN
7 88 (42.51%) LAN
8 80 (38.65%) Cisco ASA
9 71 (34.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 68 (32.85%) CCNA
11 67 (32.37%) CheckPoint
12 60 (28.99%) AWS
13 53 (25.60%) Azure
13 53 (25.60%) Security Cleared
14 51 (24.64%) SC Cleared
15 48 (23.19%) Palo Alto
15 48 (23.19%) SD-WAN
16 47 (22.71%) BGP
17 46 (22.22%) MPLS
17 46 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
18 45 (21.74%) OSPF
18 45 (21.74%) Juniper
19 44 (21.26%) Wireless
20 42 (20.29%) Microsoft
21 41 (19.81%) Fortinet
22 37 (17.87%) F5
22 37 (17.87%) ITIL
23 36 (17.39%) Cisco Firepower
24 33 (15.94%) GCP
24 33 (15.94%) Public Cloud

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 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Fidessa
Cloud Services
1 60 (28.99%) AWS
2 53 (25.60%) Azure
3 33 (15.94%) GCP
4 7 (3.38%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
6 1 (0.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (64.73%) Firewall
2 96 (46.38%) WAN
3 88 (42.51%) LAN
4 80 (38.65%) Cisco ASA
5 71 (34.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 48 (23.19%) SD-WAN
7 47 (22.71%) BGP
8 46 (22.22%) MPLS
8 46 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
9 45 (21.74%) OSPF
10 44 (21.26%) Wireless
11 36 (17.39%) Cisco Firepower
12 32 (15.46%) VPN
13 26 (12.56%) VXLAN
14 25 (12.08%) DHCP
15 24 (11.59%) DNS
16 22 (10.63%) IPsec
17 21 (10.14%) Network Security
18 20 (9.66%) Junos
19 19 (9.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (14.01%) Social Skills
2 21 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.31%) Banking
4 8 (3.86%) Finance
5 3 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.97%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (0.97%) Games
6 2 (0.97%) Law
6 2 (0.97%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.86%) FreeSWITCH
2 6 (2.90%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.42%) CSS
4 2 (0.97%) JSON
5 1 (0.48%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (51.69%) Data Centre
2 33 (15.94%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.80%) PKI
4 11 (5.31%) IoT
5 10 (4.83%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.90%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.42%) BYOD
9 4 (1.93%) Eurex
10 3 (1.45%) CCTV
10 3 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.97%) Replication
11 2 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.53%) Linux
2 16 (7.73%) Unix
3 5 (2.42%) Windows
4 4 (1.93%) Solaris
4 4 (1.93%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.93%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.97%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.87%) ITIL
2 30 (14.49%) Network Design
3 29 (14.01%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (13.04%) Software Licensing
6 23 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 16 (7.73%) Incident Management
8 15 (7.25%) Change Management
8 15 (7.25%) Line Management
9 13 (6.28%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (6.28%) Web Filtering
10 12 (5.80%) Adaptive Security
10 12 (5.80%) Information Management
11 11 (5.31%) Network Management
11 11 (5.31%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.83%) Business Continuity
12 10 (4.83%) Computer Science
12 10 (4.83%) Data Protection
12 10 (4.83%) Mathematics
12 10 (4.83%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.35%) Python
2 3 (1.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.97%) Bash
3 2 (0.97%) Perl
3 2 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 128 (61.84%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (54.59%) CCNP
3 68 (32.85%) CCNA
4 53 (25.60%) Security Cleared
5 51 (24.64%) SC Cleared
6 20 (9.66%) Degree
7 18 (8.70%) JNCIA
8 12 (5.80%) CCIE
9 7 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.42%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.42%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (1.93%) JNCIP
12 3 (1.45%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.97%) CCVP
13 2 (0.97%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.48%) CCSA
14 1 (0.48%) CCSE
14 1 (0.48%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.42%) vSphere
3 4 (1.93%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (9.66%) FortiGate
2 17 (8.21%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (5.80%) SolarWinds Orion
4 11 (5.31%) Ansible
5 6 (2.90%) Stealthwatch
6 5 (2.42%) Nmap
6 5 (2.42%) TrustSec
7 4 (1.93%) Terraform
8 3 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.45%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.97%) Cacti
9 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.97%) Nagios
9 2 (0.97%) RANCID
Vendors
1 207 (100.00%) Cisco
2 67 (32.37%) CheckPoint
3 48 (23.19%) Palo Alto
4 45 (21.74%) Juniper
5 42 (20.29%) Microsoft
6 41 (19.81%) Fortinet
7 37 (17.87%) F5
8 33 (15.94%) Meraki
9 27 (13.04%) Adobe
9 27 (13.04%) Apple
10 18 (8.70%) SolarWinds
11 17 (8.21%) HP
11 17 (8.21%) VMware
12 13 (6.28%) Forcepoint
13 12 (5.80%) Barracuda Networks
14 5 (2.42%) Arista
14 5 (2.42%) Aruba
14 5 (2.42%) Infoblox
15 4 (1.93%) Riverbed
15 4 (1.93%) Trayport