Period
to 21 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 612 770 560
Rank change year-on-year +158 -210 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 528 401 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.25% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.25% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 305 368 749
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,025 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -5.00%

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 128,478 157,389 161,701
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.32% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 103,427 128,251 132,749
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,374 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in England

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in England

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in England

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. 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
North of England +136 194 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Yorkshire +109 163 £41,000 -3.53% 2
London +51 154 £62,500 +8.70% 12
South East +30 83 £56,500 +25.56% 6
East of England +126 55 £35,000 -31.71% 10
North West +4 30 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Midlands +44 23 £43,750 -2.78% 3
South West +29 20 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East Midlands +22 13 £39,000 -2.50% 1
West Midlands +35 10 £45,000 -2.70% 2
North East +16 1 £44,000 +51.72%
Cisco Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 528 (100.00%) Cisco
2 447 (84.66%) Cisco Certification
3 396 (75.00%) Firewall
4 356 (67.42%) CCNP
5 320 (60.61%) CCNA
5 320 (60.61%) WAN
6 276 (52.27%) MPLS
7 272 (51.52%) VPN
8 257 (48.67%) Cisco ASA
9 252 (47.73%) Network Security
10 240 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 232 (43.94%) BGP
12 231 (43.75%) Palo Alto
13 203 (38.45%) OSPF
14 201 (38.07%) Network Management
15 189 (35.80%) Network Design
16 175 (33.14%) Fortinet
17 172 (32.58%) DNS
18 169 (32.01%) Change Control
19 162 (30.68%) Nagios
20 161 (30.49%) FortiGate
21 155 (29.36%) Service Delivery
22 154 (29.17%) CheckPoint
22 154 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 151 (28.60%) IPsec
23 151 (28.60%) ISO 9001
23 151 (28.60%) Linux
23 151 (28.60%) NetScaler
23 151 (28.60%) Product Management
24 147 (27.84%) Python

Cisco Network 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 (0.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.19%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.95%) SaaS
4 3 (0.57%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 396 (75.00%) Firewall
2 320 (60.61%) WAN
3 276 (52.27%) MPLS
4 272 (51.52%) VPN
5 257 (48.67%) Cisco ASA
6 252 (47.73%) Network Security
7 240 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 232 (43.94%) BGP
9 203 (38.45%) OSPF
10 172 (32.58%) DNS
11 151 (28.60%) IPsec
11 151 (28.60%) NetScaler
12 138 (26.14%) SMTP
13 137 (25.95%) ADSL
13 137 (25.95%) Broadband
14 135 (25.57%) RIP
15 119 (22.54%) LAN
16 76 (14.39%) Wireless
17 57 (10.80%) VoIP
18 48 (9.09%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 105 (19.89%) Telecoms
2 65 (12.31%) Finance
3 31 (5.87%) Banking
4 9 (1.70%) Financial Institution
5 5 (0.95%) Electronics
5 5 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 5 (0.95%) Marketing
6 4 (0.76%) Front Office
6 4 (0.76%) Law
6 4 (0.76%) Retail
7 1 (0.19%) Advertising
7 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.19%) Back Office
7 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.95%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.38%) JSON
2 2 (0.38%) LDAP
2 2 (0.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 142 (26.89%) Management Information System
2 109 (20.64%) Data Centre
3 15 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.46%) BBC
4 13 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (1.33%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (0.95%) Clustering
9 3 (0.57%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.57%) PKI
10 2 (0.38%) Derivative
10 2 (0.38%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.19%) BYOD
11 1 (0.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.19%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.19%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 151 (28.60%) Linux
2 140 (26.52%) Unix
3 32 (6.06%) Windows
4 23 (4.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.19%) Android
8 1 (0.19%) Debian
8 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (38.07%) Network Management
2 189 (35.80%) Network Design
3 169 (32.01%) Change Control
4 155 (29.36%) Service Delivery
5 151 (28.60%) Product Management
6 64 (12.12%) Presales
7 50 (9.47%) Load Balancing
8 34 (6.44%) ITIL
9 32 (6.06%) Project Management
10 29 (5.49%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
12 23 (4.36%) Network Load Balancing
13 17 (3.22%) Architectural Design
14 15 (2.84%) High Availability
15 14 (2.65%) Capacity Management
15 14 (2.65%) Data Protection
16 12 (2.27%) Change Management
16 12 (2.27%) Network Architecture
16 12 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
17 11 (2.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 147 (27.84%) Python
2 141 (26.70%) Bash Shell
3 140 (26.52%) Perl
4 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.38%) SQL
6 1 (0.19%) C
Qualifications
1 447 (84.66%) Cisco Certification
2 356 (67.42%) CCNP
3 320 (60.61%) CCNA
4 70 (13.26%) CCIE
5 44 (8.33%) CCSA
6 29 (5.49%) Degree
7 25 (4.73%) CCDP
8 24 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 22 (4.17%) CCSE
10 19 (3.60%) JNCIA
10 19 (3.60%) JNCIS
10 19 (3.60%) SC Cleared
11 18 (3.41%) CCDA
12 17 (3.22%) Check Point Certification
13 11 (2.08%) MCSE
13 11 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (1.70%) JNCIP
15 8 (1.52%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 5 (0.95%) CCVP
16 5 (0.95%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 151 (28.60%) ISO 9001
3 24 (4.55%) SLA
4 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.57%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.38%) Firmware
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) iptables
5 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 162 (30.68%) Nagios
2 161 (30.49%) FortiGate
3 39 (7.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 27 (5.11%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.38%) Cisco CME
7 2 (0.38%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.19%) Ansible
8 1 (0.19%) Cacti
8 1 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.19%) Puppet
8 1 (0.19%) SCCM
8 1 (0.19%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 528 (100.00%) Cisco
2 231 (43.75%) Palo Alto
3 175 (33.14%) Fortinet
4 154 (29.17%) CheckPoint
5 111 (21.02%) Juniper
6 92 (17.42%) F5
7 48 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 37 (7.01%) Microsoft
9 35 (6.63%) Meraki
10 26 (4.92%) VMware
11 22 (4.17%) HP
12 14 (2.65%) Blue Coat
13 13 (2.46%) Rackspace
13 13 (2.46%) Virgin Media
14 10 (1.89%) Zscaler
15 7 (1.33%) Dell
16 6 (1.14%) Aruba
16 6 (1.14%) Citrix
16 6 (1.14%) Riverbed
17 5 (0.95%) Darktrace