Period
to 22 January 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 52 36 62
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 121 389 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.71% 6.84% 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 11.48% 15.76% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 72 278 219
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%
10th Percentile £35,125 £25,925 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £62,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +9.83%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,054 2,469 2,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 41.03% 43.44% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1,820 2,283
Median annual salary £47,250 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.39% -2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,713 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Salary Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Hampshire.

Salary trend for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Hampshire

Cisco
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
Portsmouth +1 29 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Farnborough +27 27 £53,750 +30.30% 3
Southampton -6 25 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Basingstoke -12 16 £53,750 +19.44% 7
Andover +8 5 £57,500 -4.17%
Havant +3 3 - -
Eastleigh +9 2 £42,500 +88.89%
Fareham -11 2 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 61 (50.41%) Firewall
2 57 (47.11%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (41.32%) Security Cleared
4 46 (38.02%) CCNA
5 41 (33.88%) SC Cleared
6 38 (31.40%) WAN
7 37 (30.58%) VMware
8 36 (29.75%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (28.93%) CCNP
10 34 (28.10%) BGP
11 33 (27.27%) Palo Alto
12 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (24.79%) LAN
14 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
14 29 (23.97%) OSPF
15 28 (23.14%) Windows
16 27 (22.31%) ITIL
16 27 (22.31%) Active Directory
16 27 (22.31%) Cisco Nexus
17 26 (21.49%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (20.66%) F5
19 24 (19.83%) Data Centre
20 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (16.53%) VMware NSX
21 20 (16.53%) Network Security
21 20 (16.53%) Juniper
21 20 (16.53%) VPN
21 20 (16.53%) Wireless
22 18 (14.88%) Wi-Fi
22 18 (14.88%) DNS

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.65%) Apache
3 2 (1.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Azure
2 2 (1.65%) AWS
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon GuardDuty
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.83%) MinIO
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (50.41%) Firewall
2 38 (31.40%) WAN
3 34 (28.10%) BGP
4 30 (24.79%) LAN
5 29 (23.97%) OSPF
6 27 (22.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (21.49%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (16.53%) Network Security
8 20 (16.53%) VPN
8 20 (16.53%) Wireless
9 18 (14.88%) DNS
9 18 (14.88%) VoIP
9 18 (14.88%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (13.22%) IPsec
11 14 (11.57%) BIG-IP
12 10 (8.26%) DHCP
13 9 (7.44%) Cisco ISE
13 9 (7.44%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (7.44%) MPLS
14 8 (6.61%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.83%) GitLab
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (9.92%) Aerospace
1 12 (9.92%) Military
2 7 (5.79%) Finance
3 5 (4.13%) Legal
3 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.31%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.65%) Law
5 2 (1.65%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (57.85%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 8 (6.61%) Analyst
3 8 (6.61%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (6.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (4.96%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 6 (4.96%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (4.96%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (4.96%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 6 (4.96%) Server Engineer
5 4 (3.31%) Architect
5 4 (3.31%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (3.31%) Support Engineer
5 4 (3.31%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (3.31%) Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (2.48%) Service Analyst
6 3 (2.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) Keycloak
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.83%) Data Centre
2 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.96%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.48%) Fibre Optics
4 3 (2.48%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.65%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.83%) CCTV
6 1 (0.83%) CESG
6 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) Windows
2 14 (11.57%) Linux
3 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.79%) Windows 10
4 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) Unix
7 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (22.31%) ITIL
3 16 (13.22%) Network Design
4 12 (9.92%) Project Delivery
4 12 (9.92%) Project Management
5 11 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.26%) Network Virtualisation
7 7 (5.79%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (4.96%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (4.96%) Security Operations
8 6 (4.96%) SIEM
9 5 (4.13%) Network Management
9 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.31%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.31%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (3.31%) Presales
10 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) C++
1 5 (4.13%) Perl
1 5 (4.13%) Python
2 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (47.11%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (41.32%) Security Cleared
3 46 (38.02%) CCNA
4 41 (33.88%) SC Cleared
5 35 (28.93%) CCNP
6 14 (11.57%) DV Cleared
7 10 (8.26%) Degree
7 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (6.61%) CISSP
8 8 (6.61%) JNCIS
8 8 (6.61%) MOS
9 7 (5.79%) MCSA
10 6 (4.96%) VCP6
10 6 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (4.13%) CCDP
11 5 (4.13%) JNCIA
12 3 (2.48%) CCIE
13 2 (1.65%) JNCIP
13 2 (1.65%) MCSE
14 1 (0.83%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (22.31%) Active Directory
3 20 (16.53%) VMware NSX
4 12 (9.92%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.79%) vSphere
6 6 (4.96%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.83%) Firmware
7 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
3 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.83%) Terraform
3 1 (0.83%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (30.58%) VMware
2 33 (27.27%) Palo Alto
3 29 (23.97%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.66%) F5
5 20 (16.53%) Juniper
6 15 (12.40%) Aruba
6 15 (12.40%) SolarWinds
7 13 (10.74%) CheckPoint
8 12 (9.92%) HP
8 12 (9.92%) Splunk
9 9 (7.44%) Fortinet
10 8 (6.61%) Dell
11 7 (5.79%) Meraki
12 6 (4.96%) Avaya
12 6 (4.96%) Brocade
13 5 (4.13%) McAfee
14 4 (3.31%) Symantec
15 3 (2.48%) Forcepoint
15 3 (2.48%) IronPort
15 3 (2.48%) Qualys