Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 July 2019 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
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 79 60
Rank change year-on-year +31 -19 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 163 147 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.25% 3.10% 4.36%
As % of the Vendors category 12.55% 7.09% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 143 128 222
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £42,150 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.69% -6.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,650 £59,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%

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 Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,299 2,073 2,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 41.81% 43.72% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 1,738 1,861
Leeds median annual salary £44,375 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.39% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Leeds

Cisco
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Leeds

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 108 (66.26%) Firewall
2 89 (54.60%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (47.24%) CCNP
4 70 (42.94%) WAN
5 62 (38.04%) CheckPoint
6 56 (34.36%) Juniper
6 56 (34.36%) LAN
7 53 (32.52%) Linux
8 48 (29.45%) Cisco Firepower
9 44 (26.99%) Microsoft Azure
10 43 (26.38%) Microsoft
11 42 (25.77%) ITIL
12 40 (24.54%) VPN
13 39 (23.93%) VMware
13 39 (23.93%) CCSE
14 36 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
14 36 (22.09%) CCIE
15 35 (21.47%) VoIP
15 35 (21.47%) Cisco ASA
15 35 (21.47%) Cisco Nexus
16 34 (20.86%) BGP
17 33 (20.25%) Palo Alto
18 32 (19.63%) MPLS
19 30 (18.40%) CCNA
20 29 (17.79%) SC Cleared
20 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
21 28 (17.18%) Fortinet
21 28 (17.18%) F5
22 27 (16.56%) Network Security
22 27 (16.56%) Active Directory

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 20 (12.27%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.98%) IIS
3 11 (6.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.07%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.23%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 44 (26.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (12.88%) Office 365
4 9 (5.52%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (2.45%) PaaS
6 3 (1.84%) IaaS
6 3 (1.84%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.84%) SaaS
7 2 (1.23%) Akamai
7 2 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 108 (66.26%) Firewall
2 70 (42.94%) WAN
3 56 (34.36%) LAN
4 48 (29.45%) Cisco Firepower
5 40 (24.54%) VPN
6 35 (21.47%) Cisco ASA
6 35 (21.47%) Cisco Nexus
6 35 (21.47%) VoIP
7 34 (20.86%) BGP
8 32 (19.63%) MPLS
9 27 (16.56%) Network Security
10 26 (15.95%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (15.34%) OSPF
11 25 (15.34%) WLAN
12 17 (10.43%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (10.43%) Wireshark
13 16 (9.82%) VLAN
13 16 (9.82%) Wireless
14 10 (6.13%) NX-OS
15 9 (5.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.61%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (14.72%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Electronics
3 4 (2.45%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (44.79%) Network Engineer
2 29 (17.79%) Network Support
2 29 (17.79%) Network Support Engineer
2 29 (17.79%) Support Engineer
3 27 (16.56%) Security Engineer
4 18 (11.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) Juniper Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Juniper Support
7 14 (8.59%) Technical Support
8 13 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) Analyst
9 12 (7.36%) Network Specialist
10 11 (6.75%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (6.75%) Project Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Security Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) Senior Security Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Technical Engineer
12 8 (4.91%) 2nd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.52%) LDAP
2 1 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (0.61%) Kafka
2 1 (0.61%) Lucene
2 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.34%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.13%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.91%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.45%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.84%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.84%) Replication
6 3 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) AS400
8 1 (0.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 53 (32.52%) Linux
2 26 (15.95%) Windows
3 19 (11.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.59%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.07%) Unix
7 4 (2.45%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.84%) Android
8 3 (1.84%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) ITIL
2 23 (14.11%) Load Balancing
3 21 (12.88%) Technical Leadership
4 19 (11.66%) Capacity Management
4 19 (11.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (11.04%) ITSM
6 17 (10.43%) Change Management
6 17 (10.43%) Network Management
6 17 (10.43%) Proactive Maintenance
7 15 (9.20%) Kalman Filter
7 15 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (8.59%) Information Security
8 14 (8.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (7.36%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (7.36%) Security Operations
10 10 (6.13%) Email Filtering
10 10 (6.13%) Integration Testing
10 10 (6.13%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (6.13%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (6.13%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) PowerShell
2 14 (8.59%) SQL
3 13 (7.98%) C
4 11 (6.75%) C#
5 1 (0.61%) Go
5 1 (0.61%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) Perl
5 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 89 (54.60%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (47.24%) CCNP
3 39 (23.93%) CCSE
4 36 (22.09%) CCIE
5 30 (18.40%) CCNA
6 29 (17.79%) SC Cleared
6 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
7 20 (12.27%) CCSA
8 18 (11.04%) JNCIP
9 12 (7.36%) Check Point Certification
9 12 (7.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (5.52%) CISSP
10 9 (5.52%) GIAC
11 8 (4.91%) CCDP
11 8 (4.91%) DBS Check
12 7 (4.29%) A+ Certification
12 7 (4.29%) MCDST
13 5 (3.07%) CISM
13 5 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.75%) SLA
2 8 (4.91%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.45%) GDPR
5 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.61%) PMO
6 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 27 (16.56%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.84%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.61%) Docker
7 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.07%) vCenter Server
3 4 (2.45%) Nessus
4 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.23%) Puppet
4 2 (1.23%) SCCM
4 2 (1.23%) vRealize
5 1 (0.61%) Kibana
5 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.61%) logstash
5 1 (0.61%) Nagios
5 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (38.04%) CheckPoint
2 56 (34.36%) Juniper
3 43 (26.38%) Microsoft
4 39 (23.93%) VMware
5 33 (20.25%) Palo Alto
6 28 (17.18%) F5
6 28 (17.18%) Fortinet
7 26 (15.95%) Meraki
8 25 (15.34%) HP
9 23 (14.11%) Aruba
10 18 (11.04%) Extreme Networks
10 18 (11.04%) Ubiquiti
11 16 (9.82%) Veeam
12 10 (6.13%) Citrix
13 9 (5.52%) Apple
13 9 (5.52%) Dell
14 7 (4.29%) NetApp
14 7 (4.29%) Xerox
15 5 (3.07%) SolarWinds
16 4 (2.45%) Google