Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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

Cisco Engineer
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 96 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 20 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.59% 1.94% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.98% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 41
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £70,000 £43,750
South East median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% -10.00% +14.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1,226 1,567 2,183
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 97.82% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,049 1,287 1,934
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,900 £24,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Kent

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in Kent

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Kent over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Kent

Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
West Malling - 8 £49,000 -
Dartford -7 6 - -
Maidstone - 5 £32,000 -
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Cisco Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (75.00%) WAN
3 14 (70.00%) MPLS
3 14 (70.00%) Firewall
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (60.00%) VPN
5 12 (60.00%) CCNP
5 12 (60.00%) CCNA
5 12 (60.00%) VLAN
6 11 (55.00%) VMware
7 10 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (45.00%) F5
9 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
9 8 (40.00%) CCIE
9 8 (40.00%) LAN
10 7 (35.00%) Wireless
10 7 (35.00%) ITIL
10 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
10 7 (35.00%) Aruba
11 6 (30.00%) 802.1X
11 6 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (30.00%) Telepresence
11 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
11 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (30.00%) ProCurve
11 6 (30.00%) ProxySG
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (30.00%) VoIP
11 6 (30.00%) WLAN

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) MPLS
3 12 (60.00%) VLAN
3 12 (60.00%) VPN
4 8 (40.00%) LAN
5 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) 802.11
6 6 (30.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) DPNSS
6 6 (30.00%) IPsec
6 6 (30.00%) QSIG
6 6 (30.00%) SNMP
6 6 (30.00%) Telepresence
6 6 (30.00%) VoIP
6 6 (30.00%) WLAN
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
7 5 (25.00%) Junos
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Change Management
5 5 (25.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) CCNA
2 12 (60.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) HNC
4 1 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 6 (30.00%) ProxySG
1 6 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) F5
5 7 (35.00%) Aruba
5 7 (35.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) ProCurve
6 6 (30.00%) Riverbed
7 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (20.00%) Juniper
8 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 1 (5.00%) Avaya
9 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint