Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 178 128
Rank change year-on-year +1 -50 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,242 1,362 1,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.97% 1.94% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.14% 8.61% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,052 1,175 1,586
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £34,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,584 15,820 16,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.58% 22.50% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10,110 12,212 13,948
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in London

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in London

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in London

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Central London +40 277 £60,000 +12.15% 58
East London -4 24 £56,500 -2.59% 13
South London -18 24 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West London -41 24 £50,000 +5.26% 24
North London +12 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 971 (78.18%) Cisco
2 777 (62.56%) CCNP
3 669 (53.86%) Firewall
4 639 (51.45%) CCNA
5 411 (33.09%) WAN
6 393 (31.64%) CCIE
7 361 (29.07%) CheckPoint
8 349 (28.10%) Finance
9 322 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 305 (24.56%) BGP
11 293 (23.59%) MPLS
12 292 (23.51%) Windows
13 283 (22.79%) Network Security
14 280 (22.54%) LAN
15 269 (21.66%) OSPF
15 269 (21.66%) VMware
16 263 (21.18%) Palo Alto
17 259 (20.85%) Wireless
18 250 (20.13%) Data Centre
19 247 (19.89%) Juniper
20 245 (19.73%) VPN
21 225 (18.12%) Cisco Nexus
21 225 (18.12%) F5
22 219 (17.63%) Cisco ASA
23 214 (17.23%) Active Directory
24 189 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
25 182 (14.65%) VMware Infrastructure
26 177 (14.25%) Windows Server
27 176 (14.17%) Degree
28 165 (13.29%) Banking

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 77 (6.20%) MS Exchange
2 56 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 38 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (2.58%) CMS
6 30 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.61%) IIS
8 10 (0.81%) Apache
8 10 (0.81%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.72%) Joomla!
9 9 (0.72%) WordPress
10 6 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.40%) SAS
11 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.24%) nginx
13 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.081%) Drupal
Applications
1 50 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.81%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.16%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.081%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.081%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 161 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 156 (12.56%) Office 365
3 120 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.21%) IaaS
6 11 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.72%) Mimecast
8 8 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.64%) SaaS
8 8 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.48%) PaaS
10 4 (0.32%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.24%) Route 53
12 2 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.081%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.081%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.081%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.081%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.081%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 669 (53.86%) Firewall
2 411 (33.09%) WAN
3 305 (24.56%) BGP
4 293 (23.59%) MPLS
5 283 (22.79%) Network Security
6 280 (22.54%) LAN
7 269 (21.66%) OSPF
8 259 (20.85%) Wireless
9 245 (19.73%) VPN
10 225 (18.12%) Cisco Nexus
11 219 (17.63%) Cisco ASA
12 159 (12.80%) VoIP
13 157 (12.64%) TCP/IP
14 144 (11.59%) EIGRP
15 129 (10.39%) IPsec
16 125 (10.06%) DNS
17 96 (7.73%) DHCP
18 92 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 91 (7.33%) Cisco IOS
20 83 (6.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.17%) Big Data
3 8 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (0.48%) Couchbase
5 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.40%) MySQL
7 3 (0.24%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.16%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.16%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.081%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.081%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (0.97%) JIRA
2 6 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.48%) Redmine
2 6 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (0.40%) Hudson
3 5 (0.40%) Metasploit
4 3 (0.24%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.16%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.16%) CodeSonar
5 2 (0.16%) git-flow
5 2 (0.16%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.16%) Selenium
6 1 (0.081%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.081%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.081%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.081%) Maven
6 1 (0.081%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.081%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.081%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 349 (28.10%) Finance
2 165 (13.29%) Banking
3 130 (10.47%) Telecoms
4 69 (5.56%) Retail
5 57 (4.59%) Advertising
6 50 (4.03%) Law
7 46 (3.70%) Legal
8 26 (2.09%) German Language
8 26 (2.09%) Italian Language
9 23 (1.85%) French Language
9 23 (1.85%) Front Office
10 20 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (1.61%) Publishing
11 16 (1.29%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.13%) Marketing
13 13 (1.05%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.89%) Spanish Language
15 10 (0.81%) Investment Banking
16 8 (0.64%) Games
17 6 (0.48%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 535 (43.08%) Network Engineer
2 206 (16.59%) Cisco Engineer
3 140 (11.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 129 (10.39%) Security Engineer
5 126 (10.14%) Support Engineer
6 120 (9.66%) Senior Network Engineer
7 101 (8.13%) Architect
8 98 (7.89%) Consultant
9 92 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
10 82 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 69 (5.56%) Analyst
12 57 (4.59%) Security Analyst
13 52 (4.19%) Voice Engineer
14 50 (4.03%) Network Support
15 46 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
16 45 (3.62%) Cisco Voice Engineer
16 45 (3.62%) Security Consultant
17 44 (3.54%) Cisco Support
18 43 (3.46%) Network Architect
19 42 (3.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (5.39%) 802.1X
2 58 (4.67%) XMPP
3 23 (1.85%) SailPoint
4 12 (0.97%) LAMP
4 12 (0.97%) Web Services
5 10 (0.81%) CSS
5 10 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
6 9 (0.72%) HTML
6 9 (0.72%) XML
6 9 (0.72%) XSLT
7 4 (0.32%) .NET
7 4 (0.32%) LDAP
7 4 (0.32%) Middleware
7 4 (0.32%) OAuth
7 4 (0.32%) OpenID
7 4 (0.32%) SAML
7 4 (0.32%) WSH
8 3 (0.24%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.24%) RFC 2544
8 3 (0.24%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 250 (20.13%) Data Centre
2 103 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 39 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
5 33 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
6 24 (1.93%) Clustering
7 19 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 16 (1.29%) Fintech
8 16 (1.29%) Hedge funds
9 15 (1.21%) Public Cloud
10 14 (1.13%) SCADA
11 13 (1.05%) Private Cloud
12 12 (0.97%) Replication
12 12 (0.97%) Wiki
13 11 (0.89%) Cyberattack
13 11 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.81%) Video\Live Streaming
15 9 (0.72%) IPTV
15 9 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
16 8 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 292 (23.51%) Windows
2 177 (14.25%) Windows Server
3 139 (11.19%) Linux
4 67 (5.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (4.35%) Unix
6 47 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (2.09%) Windows 10
8 18 (1.45%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.97%) CentOS
9 12 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 11 (0.89%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.56%) Kali Linux
12 5 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (0.40%) VMS
13 4 (0.32%) Android
13 4 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
2 134 (10.79%) ITIL
3 120 (9.66%) Cybersecurity
4 108 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 93 (7.49%) Information Security
6 91 (7.33%) Computer Science
6 91 (7.33%) Presales
7 80 (6.44%) Network Design
7 80 (6.44%) Network Management
8 66 (5.31%) SIEM
9 65 (5.23%) Mentoring
10 62 (4.99%) Time Management
11 61 (4.91%) Root Cause Analysis
12 52 (4.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 50 (4.03%) Load Balancing
13 50 (4.03%) Penetration Testing
13 50 (4.03%) TOGAF
13 50 (4.03%) Vulnerability Management
14 46 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
14 46 (3.70%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (6.36%) Python
2 62 (4.99%) PowerShell
3 44 (3.54%) Perl
4 41 (3.30%) SQL
5 30 (2.42%) Shell Script
6 26 (2.09%) Bash Shell
7 17 (1.37%) C
8 10 (0.81%) R
9 7 (0.56%) Java
10 6 (0.48%) Korn
10 6 (0.48%) Ruby
11 5 (0.40%) PHP
12 4 (0.32%) C#
12 4 (0.32%) VBScript
13 3 (0.24%) C++
13 3 (0.24%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.16%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.16%) Tcl
15 1 (0.081%) AWK
15 1 (0.081%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 777 (62.56%) CCNP
2 639 (51.45%) CCNA
3 393 (31.64%) CCIE
4 189 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 176 (14.17%) Degree
6 157 (12.64%) MCSE
7 132 (10.63%) CISSP
8 79 (6.36%) CEH
9 78 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
10 70 (5.64%) GIAC
11 64 (5.15%) CCVP
11 64 (5.15%) CISM
12 62 (4.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 60 (4.83%) MCP
14 46 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 46 (3.70%) MCSA
15 44 (3.54%) CCDP
16 39 (3.14%) CISA
17 38 (3.06%) JNCIA
18 32 (2.58%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (3.62%) SLA
3 29 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 18 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.89%) QA
6 7 (0.56%) GDPR
7 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.081%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.081%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.081%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.081%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.081%) PMO
System Software
1 214 (17.23%) Active Directory
2 182 (14.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 74 (5.96%) vSphere
5 34 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (2.25%) VMware NSX
7 13 (1.05%) XenApp
8 12 (0.97%) Docker
9 11 (0.89%) NFS
9 11 (0.89%) ProxySG
9 11 (0.89%) Terminal Services
10 10 (0.81%) XenServer
11 7 (0.56%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.48%) Samba
12 6 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.40%) VMFS
13 5 (0.40%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.32%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 111 (8.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 61 (4.91%) Cisco UCCX
3 45 (3.62%) SCCM
4 44 (3.54%) Cisco UCCE
5 41 (3.30%) Ansible
6 36 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
7 34 (2.74%) Backup Exec
8 32 (2.58%) Nessus
9 31 (2.50%) Nagios
10 24 (1.93%) vCenter Server
11 21 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
12 19 (1.53%) Puppet
12 19 (1.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 16 (1.29%) CASB
14 14 (1.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 10 (0.81%) FortiGate
16 9 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (0.72%) Stealthwatch
17 8 (0.64%) QRadar
18 7 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 971 (78.18%) Cisco
2 361 (29.07%) CheckPoint
3 322 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 269 (21.66%) VMware
5 263 (21.18%) Palo Alto
6 247 (19.89%) Juniper
7 225 (18.12%) F5
8 119 (9.58%) HP
9 111 (8.94%) Dell
10 109 (8.78%) SolarWinds
11 105 (8.45%) NetApp
12 82 (6.60%) EMC
13 79 (6.36%) Citrix
14 71 (5.72%) Meraki
14 71 (5.72%) Splunk
15 64 (5.15%) Fortinet
16 53 (4.27%) Symantec
17 52 (4.19%) Riverbed
18 46 (3.70%) BT
19 44 (3.54%) McAfee