Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 520 430 399
Rank change year-on-year -90 -31 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 866 1245 1632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.69% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.72% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1112 1462
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% -1.04% +12.94%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,450 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% -1.04% +12.94%

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 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -115 336 £52,500 - 12
North of England +16 189 £44,000 +10.00% 2
South East -87 170 £49,000 +3.16% 4
Yorkshire +23 103 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Midlands +35 93 £42,500 - 6
North West +7 85 £45,000 +8.43%
East of England +15 69 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +47 53 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands +18 40 £53,000 +17.78% 3
South West -70 17 £37,500 -8.26%
North East +6 1 £36,500 +20.66%
Cisco Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 866 (100.00%) Cisco
2 596 (68.82%) Cisco Certification
3 501 (57.85%) Firewall
4 496 (57.27%) CCNP
5 336 (38.80%) CCNA
6 285 (32.91%) WAN
7 240 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
8 239 (27.60%) MPLS
9 238 (27.48%) LAN
10 222 (25.64%) BGP
11 211 (24.36%) CheckPoint
12 199 (22.98%) VPN
13 198 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 196 (22.63%) OSPF
15 195 (22.52%) Wireless
16 186 (21.48%) Juniper
17 179 (20.67%) CCIE
18 176 (20.32%) VMware
19 174 (20.09%) Windows
20 173 (19.98%) Finance
20 173 (19.98%) Data Centre
21 164 (18.94%) Microsoft
21 164 (18.94%) DNS
22 160 (18.48%) Network Security
23 159 (18.36%) ITIL
24 152 (17.55%) Palo Alto
25 139 (16.05%) F5
26 136 (15.70%) VoIP
27 133 (15.36%) Active Directory
28 130 (15.01%) IPsec

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 45 (5.20%) MS Exchange
2 30 (3.46%) IIS
3 28 (3.23%) Skype for Business
4 24 (2.77%) CMS
5 19 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.15%) Apache
7 9 (1.04%) SAS
8 8 (0.92%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.81%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.46%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (2.31%) MS Visio
2 19 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 52 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.66%) Office 365
4 8 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.23%) SaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Akamai
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 501 (57.85%) Firewall
2 285 (32.91%) WAN
3 240 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
4 239 (27.60%) MPLS
5 238 (27.48%) LAN
6 222 (25.64%) BGP
7 199 (22.98%) VPN
8 198 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 196 (22.63%) OSPF
10 195 (22.52%) Wireless
11 164 (18.94%) DNS
12 160 (18.48%) Network Security
13 136 (15.70%) VoIP
14 130 (15.01%) IPsec
15 126 (14.55%) Cisco IOS
16 110 (12.70%) DHCP
16 110 (12.70%) TCP/IP
17 100 (11.55%) EIGRP
18 96 (11.09%) VLAN
19 66 (7.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (0.69%) Blockchain
3 6 (0.69%) MySQL
4 3 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.23%) Big Data
5 2 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.12%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (0.46%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.23%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.12%) JIRA
General
1 173 (19.98%) Finance
2 72 (8.31%) Banking
3 55 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.85%) Legal
5 15 (1.73%) Digital Economy
6 12 (1.39%) Retail
7 10 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.04%) Publishing
9 5 (0.58%) Law
10 4 (0.46%) Marketing
11 3 (0.35%) Electronics
11 3 (0.35%) Games
12 2 (0.23%) Advertising
12 2 (0.23%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.12%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.39%) 802.1X
2 34 (3.93%) XMPP
3 11 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (0.46%) XML
5 2 (0.23%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.23%) RFC 2547
5 2 (0.23%) SAML
5 2 (0.23%) Web Services
6 1 (0.12%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (0.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 173 (19.98%) Data Centre
2 54 (6.24%) Clustering
3 37 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
5 19 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.08%) iPad
7 15 (1.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 14 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (1.39%) Eurex
10 11 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (0.81%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.69%) CLARiiON
12 6 (0.69%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.69%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.58%) Fintech
13 5 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.58%) Online Banking
13 5 (0.58%) Replication
14 4 (0.46%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 174 (20.09%) Windows
2 118 (13.63%) Linux
3 88 (10.16%) Windows Server
4 34 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (3.46%) Unix
6 21 (2.42%) Solaris
7 18 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.81%) CentOS
10 7 (0.81%) Debian
10 7 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.81%) SUSE
11 6 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.46%) AIX
13 4 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (18.36%) ITIL
2 104 (12.01%) Load Balancing
3 100 (11.55%) Network Design
4 79 (9.12%) Network Management
5 69 (7.97%) Network Monitoring
6 64 (7.39%) High Availability
7 58 (6.70%) Change Management
8 41 (4.73%) Mentoring
9 39 (4.50%) Problem Management
10 38 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
11 35 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 30 (3.46%) Migration
13 24 (2.77%) Penetration Testing
14 23 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
15 21 (2.42%) Configuration Management
15 21 (2.42%) Presales
16 20 (2.31%) Line Management
17 19 (2.19%) Change Control
18 18 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 37 (4.27%) Python
2 27 (3.12%) SQL
3 24 (2.77%) PowerShell
4 19 (2.19%) C
5 17 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 14 (1.62%) Perl
7 8 (0.92%) Ruby
8 5 (0.58%) PHP
9 4 (0.46%) Bourne shell
9 4 (0.46%) C-shell
9 4 (0.46%) Java
9 4 (0.46%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.46%) Korn
9 4 (0.46%) Tcl
10 2 (0.23%) C++
10 2 (0.23%) Groovy
10 2 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 596 (68.82%) Cisco Certification
2 496 (57.27%) CCNP
3 336 (38.80%) CCNA
4 179 (20.67%) CCIE
5 63 (7.27%) Degree
6 43 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (4.85%) CCDA
8 37 (4.27%) MCSE
9 33 (3.81%) CCVP
10 29 (3.35%) CCNP Voice
10 29 (3.35%) JNCIP
11 25 (2.89%) CCSA
11 25 (2.89%) Security Cleared
12 23 (2.66%) SC Cleared
13 21 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (2.31%) CCSP
15 19 (2.19%) Network+ Certification
16 18 (2.08%) CCDP
16 18 (2.08%) CCIP
16 18 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.54%) SLA
2 9 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.04%) PMO
3 7 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.46%) QA
5 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 133 (15.36%) Active Directory
2 91 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (7.51%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.19%) XenApp
5 18 (2.08%) ProxySG
5 18 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 16 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (1.27%) vCloud
9 10 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (1.15%) Xen
10 9 (1.04%) vSphere
11 8 (0.92%) iptables
12 7 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.23%) Docker
13 2 (0.23%) KVM
13 2 (0.23%) Postfix
13 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.23%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.12%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 99 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 67 (7.74%) Cisco UCCX
3 47 (5.43%) Cacti
4 41 (4.73%) Cisco UCCE
5 31 (3.58%) FortiGate
6 25 (2.89%) SolarWinds Orion
7 24 (2.77%) Cisco Prime
8 23 (2.66%) Nagios
9 17 (1.96%) SCCM
10 15 (1.73%) Ansible
10 15 (1.73%) SCOM
11 14 (1.62%) OpenView
11 14 (1.62%) QRadar
12 11 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
13 9 (1.04%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.92%) SELinux
15 7 (0.81%) ThinApp
16 6 (0.69%) Cisco CME
16 6 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
17 5 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 866 (100.00%) Cisco
2 211 (24.36%) CheckPoint
3 186 (21.48%) Juniper
4 176 (20.32%) VMware
5 164 (18.94%) Microsoft
6 152 (17.55%) Palo Alto
7 139 (16.05%) F5
8 90 (10.39%) SolarWinds
9 71 (8.20%) HP
10 70 (8.08%) Citrix
11 48 (5.54%) Riverbed
12 42 (4.85%) Avaya
13 38 (4.39%) NetApp
14 31 (3.58%) Verint
15 30 (3.46%) Meraki
16 25 (2.89%) Aruba
17 24 (2.77%) Blue Coat
18 23 (2.66%) EMC
18 23 (2.66%) Genesys
19 19 (2.19%) Dell