Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 628 505 495
Rank change year-on-year -123 -10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 624 945 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.55% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 577 849 1062
England median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £33,100 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% -2.00% +17.65%

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 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
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 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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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 -144 234 £55,000 +4.76% 13
North of England +13 134 £44,000 +3.53% 1
South East -59 129 £49,000 +3.16% 4
Yorkshire +22 67 £40,000 -27.27%
North West +1 66 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Midlands +18 58 £44,000 +3.53% 5
East of England +16 54 £45,000 +2.86%
East Midlands +35 33 £42,500 +2.41% 2
West Midlands -5 25 £45,000 +2.86% 3
South West -42 15 £40,000 -1.84%
North East +4 1 £36,500 +20.66%
Cisco Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 624 (100.00%) Cisco
2 471 (75.48%) Cisco Certification
3 423 (67.79%) Firewall
4 406 (65.06%) CCNP
5 270 (43.27%) WAN
6 264 (42.31%) CCNA
7 215 (34.46%) LAN
8 200 (32.05%) MPLS
9 195 (31.25%) BGP
10 190 (30.45%) Cisco ASA
11 177 (28.37%) VPN
12 175 (28.04%) CheckPoint
13 169 (27.08%) OSPF
14 164 (26.28%) Wireless
14 164 (26.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 157 (25.16%) Juniper
16 155 (24.84%) CCIE
17 152 (24.36%) Network Security
18 141 (22.60%) Data Centre
19 129 (20.67%) Palo Alto
20 127 (20.35%) Finance
21 121 (19.39%) DNS
21 121 (19.39%) F5
22 118 (18.91%) ITIL
23 112 (17.95%) VoIP
24 111 (17.79%) IPsec
25 102 (16.35%) Cisco IOS
26 100 (16.03%) VMware
27 95 (15.22%) Load Balancing
28 93 (14.90%) DHCP

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 13 (2.08%) CMS
2 9 (1.44%) SAS
3 8 (1.28%) Apache
4 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.48%) nginx
6 2 (0.32%) IIS
6 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (2.88%) MS Visio
2 12 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (0.64%) Office 365
5 3 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 423 (67.79%) Firewall
2 270 (43.27%) WAN
3 215 (34.46%) LAN
4 200 (32.05%) MPLS
5 195 (31.25%) BGP
6 190 (30.45%) Cisco ASA
7 177 (28.37%) VPN
8 169 (27.08%) OSPF
9 164 (26.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 164 (26.28%) Wireless
10 152 (24.36%) Network Security
11 121 (19.39%) DNS
12 112 (17.95%) VoIP
13 111 (17.79%) IPsec
14 102 (16.35%) Cisco IOS
15 93 (14.90%) DHCP
16 89 (14.26%) TCP/IP
17 85 (13.62%) EIGRP
18 84 (13.46%) VLAN
19 50 (8.01%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (0.96%) Blockchain
2 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (0.32%) Metasploit
General
1 127 (20.35%) Finance
2 55 (8.81%) Banking
3 37 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.92%) Legal
5 9 (1.44%) Publishing
6 7 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.96%) Retail
8 4 (0.64%) Marketing
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
9 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.45%) 802.1X
2 15 (2.40%) XMPP
3 11 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (0.64%) XML
5 3 (0.48%) SAML
6 2 (0.32%) RFC 2547
6 2 (0.32%) Web Services
7 1 (0.16%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 141 (22.60%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.85%) Clustering
4 16 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (2.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (1.92%) Eurex
8 8 (1.28%) iPad
9 7 (1.12%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.96%) CLARiiON
10 6 (0.96%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.80%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.64%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.48%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.48%) Fintech
13 3 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
13 3 (0.48%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.32%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 90 (14.42%) Linux
2 82 (13.14%) Windows
3 39 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.69%) Unix
5 21 (3.37%) Solaris
6 14 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 7 (1.12%) CentOS
9 7 (1.12%) SUSE
10 5 (0.80%) Debian
10 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.64%) AIX
11 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.48%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (18.91%) ITIL
2 95 (15.22%) Load Balancing
3 91 (14.58%) Network Design
4 75 (12.02%) Network Management
5 66 (10.58%) Network Monitoring
6 52 (8.33%) Change Management
7 47 (7.53%) High Availability
8 38 (6.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 37 (5.93%) Mentoring
10 36 (5.77%) Problem Management
11 33 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (2.88%) Change Control
13 17 (2.72%) Configuration Management
14 16 (2.56%) Line Management
15 14 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (2.24%) DDoS Mitigation
15 14 (2.24%) Network Virtualisation
15 14 (2.24%) Presales
16 13 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (6.09%) Python
2 15 (2.40%) Bash Shell
3 14 (2.24%) PowerShell
4 13 (2.08%) Perl
5 11 (1.76%) C
6 7 (1.12%) Ruby
6 7 (1.12%) SQL
7 5 (0.80%) PHP
8 4 (0.64%) Bourne shell
8 4 (0.64%) C-shell
8 4 (0.64%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.64%) Korn
8 4 (0.64%) Tcl
9 2 (0.32%) C++
9 2 (0.32%) Java
9 2 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 471 (75.48%) Cisco Certification
2 406 (65.06%) CCNP
3 264 (42.31%) CCNA
4 155 (24.84%) CCIE
5 52 (8.33%) Degree
6 40 (6.41%) CCDA
7 21 (3.37%) CCSA
8 20 (3.21%) CCSP
9 19 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (3.04%) Security Cleared
10 18 (2.88%) CCVP
10 18 (2.88%) Network+ Certification
10 18 (2.88%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.72%) JNCIP
12 15 (2.40%) JNCIS
13 14 (2.24%) CCDP
13 14 (2.24%) CCIP
14 13 (2.08%) CCSE
14 13 (2.08%) JNCIE
15 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.13%) SLA
2 9 (1.44%) PMO
3 6 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 44 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.56%) ProxySG
5 11 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.12%) iptables
8 5 (0.80%) XenApp
9 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.48%) vCloud
11 1 (0.16%) Firmware
11 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (8.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 40 (6.41%) Cacti
3 32 (5.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 25 (4.01%) FortiGate
5 22 (3.53%) Cisco UCCE
6 21 (3.37%) Nagios
7 20 (3.21%) Cisco Prime
7 20 (3.21%) SolarWinds Orion
8 14 (2.24%) Ansible
8 14 (2.24%) OpenView
8 14 (2.24%) QRadar
9 7 (1.12%) SELinux
9 7 (1.12%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.96%) SCOM
11 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.80%) SCCM
11 5 (0.80%) SmokePing
12 4 (0.64%) Puppet
12 4 (0.64%) SmoothWall
12 4 (0.64%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 624 (100.00%) Cisco
2 175 (28.04%) CheckPoint
3 157 (25.16%) Juniper
4 129 (20.67%) Palo Alto
5 121 (19.39%) F5
6 100 (16.03%) VMware
7 79 (12.66%) Microsoft
8 78 (12.50%) SolarWinds
9 45 (7.21%) Riverbed
10 41 (6.57%) HP
11 39 (6.25%) Citrix
12 30 (4.81%) Avaya
13 24 (3.85%) Meraki
14 23 (3.69%) Aruba
14 23 (3.69%) Genesys
14 23 (3.69%) Verint
15 21 (3.37%) Blue Coat
16 16 (2.56%) IronPort
17 14 (2.24%) ProCurve
18 13 (2.08%) NetApp