Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Specialist was £52,500 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 Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1146 1144 1202
Rank change year-on-year -2 +58 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Specialist 26 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.026% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.027% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 50
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £43,975 £38,900 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,625 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% +19.44% -5.26%

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 Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
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 Specialist 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
North of England -1 9 £52,500 +31.25%
London -10 8 £60,000 +4.35%
Yorkshire +25 7 £52,500 +31.25%
East of England +9 4 £46,000 -8.00%
Midlands - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
North West -19 2 £50,000 -
South East +28 1 £60,000 +36.36%
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Cisco Specialist
UK

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

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

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 15 (57.69%) Network Security
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (42.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (38.46%) Unified Communications
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) LAN
6 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 8 (30.77%) CCNP
6 8 (30.77%) F5
7 7 (26.92%) SIEM
7 7 (26.92%) EIGRP
7 7 (26.92%) MPLS
8 6 (23.08%) Wireless
8 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (23.08%) BGP
8 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 6 (23.08%) Supplier Management
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (23.08%) Riverbed
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) DHCP
9 5 (19.23%) CCNA
9 5 (19.23%) IPsec
10 4 (15.38%) OSPF

Cisco Specialist 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (57.69%) Network Security
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (38.46%) LAN
4 10 (38.46%) Unified Communications
4 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 7 (26.92%) EIGRP
6 7 (26.92%) MPLS
7 6 (23.08%) BGP
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (23.08%) Wireless
8 5 (19.23%) DHCP
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) IPsec
9 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
9 4 (15.38%) OSPF
9 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 4 (15.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) SIEM
2 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Supplier Management
3 4 (15.38%) Network Management
3 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Change Control
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Data Encryption
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Forensic Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
1 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CEH
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) EnCase
4 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.85%) Nessus
4 1 (3.85%) Nexpose
4 1 (3.85%) Nmap
4 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.85%) Suricata
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 8 (30.77%) F5
3 6 (23.08%) Riverbed
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) Brocade
5 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Meraki
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) CyberArk
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Genesys
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
7 1 (3.85%) Rapid7
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Verint