Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Cisco Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Cisco Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 983 1002 963
Rank change year-on-year +19 -39 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 183 201 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 171 198 268
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £41,175
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,850 £77,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +15.79%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
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% -

Senior Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Cisco Engineer in England

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Cisco Engineer in England

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Cisco Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Cisco Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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 +23 97 £61,500 +2.50% 2
South East +23 44 £55,000 - 1
North of England +4 26 £49,500 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire +32 20 £52,750 -4.09%
Midlands +20 12 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East Midlands +29 10 £60,000 +33.33% 1
North West -24 6 £44,750 +5.29% 1
East of England +7 4 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands +14 2 £46,500 +24.00%
South West -3 1 £60,000 +41.18%
Senior Cisco Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 183 (100.00%) Cisco
2 147 (80.33%) Cisco Certification
3 123 (67.21%) CCNP
4 109 (59.56%) Firewall
5 92 (50.27%) BGP
6 87 (47.54%) MPLS
7 82 (44.81%) CCIE
8 79 (43.17%) OSPF
9 72 (39.34%) WAN
10 66 (36.07%) VPN
11 64 (34.97%) Cisco Nexus
12 61 (33.33%) Palo Alto
13 54 (29.51%) LAN
14 52 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
15 49 (26.78%) Network Design
16 47 (25.68%) Juniper
17 45 (24.59%) Network Security
18 40 (21.86%) F5
19 39 (21.31%) Data Centre
20 38 (20.77%) Wireless
20 38 (20.77%) IPsec
21 37 (20.22%) Finance
21 37 (20.22%) CCNA
21 37 (20.22%) DNS
22 36 (19.67%) Linux
23 35 (19.13%) VoIP
24 32 (17.49%) Windows
24 32 (17.49%) TCP/IP
24 32 (17.49%) CheckPoint
25 29 (15.85%) EIGRP

Senior 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 9 (4.92%) CMS
1 9 (4.92%) SAS
2 5 (2.73%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (7.10%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.37%) Office 365
4 3 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 109 (59.56%) Firewall
2 92 (50.27%) BGP
3 87 (47.54%) MPLS
4 79 (43.17%) OSPF
5 72 (39.34%) WAN
6 66 (36.07%) VPN
7 64 (34.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 54 (29.51%) LAN
9 52 (28.42%) Cisco ASA
10 45 (24.59%) Network Security
11 38 (20.77%) IPsec
11 38 (20.77%) Wireless
12 37 (20.22%) DNS
13 35 (19.13%) VoIP
14 32 (17.49%) TCP/IP
15 29 (15.85%) EIGRP
16 26 (14.21%) Cisco IOS
17 21 (11.48%) DHCP
18 20 (10.93%) VLAN
18 20 (10.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.55%) MySQL
General
1 37 (20.22%) Finance
2 20 (10.93%) Telecoms
3 18 (9.84%) Banking
4 7 (3.83%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.73%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.19%) Retail
7 3 (1.64%) Electronics
7 3 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.64%) Marketing
8 2 (1.09%) Advertising
8 2 (1.09%) Law
9 1 (0.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.56%) XMPP
2 9 (4.92%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.19%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (2.19%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.31%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.38%) Clustering
3 16 (8.74%) Computer Science
4 14 (7.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (3.28%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.19%) Eurex
6 4 (2.19%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.64%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.64%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.55%) Fintech
9 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.67%) Linux
2 32 (17.49%) Windows
3 14 (7.65%) Solaris
4 9 (4.92%) Unix
5 8 (4.37%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.83%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.19%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.19%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.78%) Network Design
2 25 (13.66%) ITIL
3 24 (13.11%) Network Management
4 23 (12.57%) High Availability
5 19 (10.38%) Load Balancing
6 14 (7.65%) DDoS Mitigation
6 14 (7.65%) Mentoring
7 12 (6.56%) Network Virtualisation
8 11 (6.01%) Change Management
8 11 (6.01%) Migration
8 11 (6.01%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (4.92%) Line Management
10 8 (4.37%) Service Management
11 7 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.83%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.28%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.73%) Low Latency
13 5 (2.73%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.38%) Python
2 11 (6.01%) Bash Shell
3 9 (4.92%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.83%) SQL
5 6 (3.28%) Perl
6 5 (2.73%) Ruby
7 4 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.19%) Tcl
8 1 (0.55%) Groovy
8 1 (0.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 147 (80.33%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (67.21%) CCNP
3 82 (44.81%) CCIE
4 37 (20.22%) CCNA
5 27 (14.75%) Degree
6 15 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (6.01%) CCSP
7 11 (6.01%) JNCIE
8 10 (5.46%) CCVP
9 8 (4.37%) JNCIP
9 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (3.83%) MCSE
11 6 (3.28%) CCDP
12 5 (2.73%) CCSA
12 5 (2.73%) CISSP
13 4 (2.19%) CCDA
13 4 (2.19%) CCDE
13 4 (2.19%) HP APS
14 3 (1.64%) EMCSA
14 3 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) SLA
2 4 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.64%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) KVM
6 1 (0.55%) Xen
6 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.93%) Cisco CUCM
1 20 (10.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 17 (9.29%) Cacti
3 15 (8.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 14 (7.65%) OpenView
4 14 (7.65%) QRadar
5 12 (6.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 12 (6.56%) Nagios
6 11 (6.01%) Cisco Prime
7 10 (5.46%) FortiGate
8 9 (4.92%) Ansible
9 7 (3.83%) SCCM
10 6 (3.28%) SCOM
11 4 (2.19%) SmoothWall
12 3 (1.64%) EMC VPLEX
13 1 (0.55%) RANCID
Vendors
1 183 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 47 (25.68%) Juniper
4 40 (21.86%) F5
5 32 (17.49%) CheckPoint
6 28 (15.30%) Microsoft
6 28 (15.30%) SolarWinds
7 25 (13.66%) HP
8 22 (12.02%) VMware
9 18 (9.84%) Citrix
9 18 (9.84%) Riverbed
10 9 (4.92%) AlgoSec
11 8 (4.37%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.83%) Avaya
12 7 (3.83%) Huawei
13 5 (2.73%) Arista
13 5 (2.73%) NetApp
14 4 (2.19%) EMC
14 4 (2.19%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (2.19%) Fidessa