Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 54 43 63
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 142 307 318
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.57% 5.96% 4.80%
As % of the Vendors category 10.74% 14.13% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90 208 238
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £28,550
25th Percentile £39,750 £32,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,500 £43,250
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.58% +8.13%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £58,750
90th Percentile £65,250 £64,125 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%

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 1,322 2,172 2,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 42.55% 42.15% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 1,579 2,255
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +10 34 £45,000 +36.36% 4
Southampton -2 23 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Basingstoke -8 21 £45,100 +0.22% 3
Farnborough +16 20 £47,750 -13.18% 3
Fareham -17 11 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Havant - 5 £42,000 - 1
Winchester -2 4 £25,500 -25.00%
Eastleigh +3 2 £42,500 +117.95%
Cisco
South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (48.59%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (47.18%) Firewall
3 56 (39.44%) VMware
4 53 (37.32%) Security Cleared
5 48 (33.80%) CCNA
6 47 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (32.39%) SC Cleared
8 45 (31.69%) Microsoft
8 45 (31.69%) Windows
9 43 (30.28%) WAN
10 38 (26.76%) LAN
11 37 (26.06%) CCNP
12 31 (21.83%) VPN
12 31 (21.83%) Network Security
12 31 (21.83%) Palo Alto
13 30 (21.13%) Active Directory
13 30 (21.13%) ITIL
14 29 (20.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (20.42%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (19.01%) BGP
16 24 (16.90%) OSPF
16 24 (16.90%) F5
16 24 (16.90%) Data Centre
17 22 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (15.49%) Network Design
17 22 (15.49%) Juniper
18 21 (14.79%) Azure
19 20 (14.08%) Wireless
19 20 (14.08%) IPsec
19 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills

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 9 (6.34%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.82%) IIS
3 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.41%) Apache
4 2 (1.41%) Confluence
4 2 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (4.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.79%) Azure
2 18 (12.68%) Microsoft 365
3 11 (7.75%) AWS
4 5 (3.52%) IaaS
5 2 (1.41%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) MinIO
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
6 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (47.18%) Firewall
2 43 (30.28%) WAN
3 38 (26.76%) LAN
4 31 (21.83%) Network Security
4 31 (21.83%) VPN
5 29 (20.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (19.01%) BGP
7 24 (16.90%) OSPF
8 22 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (14.08%) IPsec
9 20 (14.08%) Wireless
10 18 (12.68%) VoIP
11 15 (10.56%) MPLS
11 15 (10.56%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (9.86%) BIG-IP
12 14 (9.86%) DNS
13 13 (9.15%) TCP/IP
14 12 (8.45%) Intrusion Detection
15 11 (7.75%) VLAN
16 10 (7.04%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.70%) MS Access
2 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.70%) GitLab
1 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (9.86%) Military
2 8 (5.63%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.82%) Law
3 4 (2.82%) Legal
4 3 (2.11%) Finance
4 3 (2.11%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (49.30%) Network Engineer
2 12 (8.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 12 (8.45%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (7.75%) Support Engineer
4 9 (6.34%) Analyst
4 9 (6.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (6.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (5.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (4.93%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 7 (4.93%) Administrator
6 7 (4.93%) IT Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Architect
7 6 (4.23%) NOC Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Server Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.52%) IP Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) IT Administrator
8 5 (3.52%) IT Support
8 5 (3.52%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (0.70%) COM
3 1 (0.70%) Keycloak
3 1 (0.70%) Middleware
3 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.52%) Fibre Optics
6 4 (2.82%) Clustering
6 4 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.82%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.11%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (2.11%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.11%) PKI
7 3 (2.11%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.41%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) CCTV
9 1 (0.70%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.70%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.69%) Windows
2 20 (14.08%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.27%) Linux
4 12 (8.45%) Windows 10
5 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.23%) Unix
8 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (1.41%) Android
10 2 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (0.70%) Debian
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.13%) ITIL
2 29 (20.42%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (15.49%) Network Design
4 16 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (8.45%) Network Virtualisation
6 11 (7.75%) Network Management
7 9 (6.34%) Project Delivery
8 7 (4.93%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (4.93%) Decision-Making
8 7 (4.93%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.93%) SIEM
9 6 (4.23%) Creative Thinking
9 6 (4.23%) Deadline-Driven
9 6 (4.23%) High Availability
9 6 (4.23%) Project Management
10 5 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.52%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.52%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.82%) C++
1 4 (2.82%) Perl
1 4 (2.82%) Python
2 3 (2.11%) C
2 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.11%) SQL
3 2 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 69 (48.59%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (37.32%) Security Cleared
3 48 (33.80%) CCNA
4 46 (32.39%) SC Cleared
5 37 (26.06%) CCNP
6 18 (12.68%) DV Cleared
7 17 (11.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (9.15%) Degree
9 11 (7.75%) CCDP
9 11 (7.75%) MCSA
10 10 (7.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (5.63%) CISSP
12 6 (4.23%) MCSE
13 5 (3.52%) JNCIS
13 5 (3.52%) VCP6
14 4 (2.82%) MCP
14 4 (2.82%) MOS
15 3 (2.11%) CCIE
15 3 (2.11%) JNCIA
16 2 (1.41%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) NCSC
1 2 (1.41%) NIST
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (33.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (21.13%) Active Directory
3 18 (12.68%) VMware NSX
4 14 (9.86%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (5.63%) vSphere
7 6 (4.23%) XenApp
8 3 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.41%) NFS
9 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.70%) Docker
10 1 (0.70%) KVM
10 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
2 3 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.41%) Ansible
3 2 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.41%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.41%) Nessus
3 2 (1.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.70%) Terraform
4 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (39.44%) VMware
2 45 (31.69%) Microsoft
3 31 (21.83%) Palo Alto
4 24 (16.90%) F5
5 22 (15.49%) Juniper
6 19 (13.38%) HP
7 15 (10.56%) Aruba
8 12 (8.45%) Meraki
9 11 (7.75%) CheckPoint
9 11 (7.75%) Dell
9 11 (7.75%) SolarWinds
10 8 (5.63%) NetApp
10 8 (5.63%) Splunk
11 7 (4.93%) McAfee
12 6 (4.23%) Avaya
12 6 (4.23%) Brocade
12 6 (4.23%) Citrix
12 6 (4.23%) Nokia
13 5 (3.52%) EMC
13 5 (3.52%) Symantec