Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 175 180
Rank change year-on-year +31 +5 -58
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,133 1,248 1,311
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.35% 2.05% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.12% 9.55% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1,106 1,202
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £32,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,375 £91,250 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%

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 9,347 13,071 15,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.36% 21.45% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,037 9,679 12,462
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in London

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in London

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in London over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +40 273 £65,000 +8.33% 21
South London +55 65 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West London +8 35 £50,000 +5.26% 17
East London +1 14 £40,000 +3.23% 6
North London -9 8 £83,750 +67.50% 4
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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.

1 700 (61.78%) Cisco
2 600 (52.96%) CCNP
3 570 (50.31%) Firewall
4 516 (45.54%) CCNA
5 347 (30.63%) WAN
6 304 (26.83%) BGP
7 296 (26.13%) LAN
8 271 (23.92%) Finance
9 268 (23.65%) OSPF
10 261 (23.04%) Palo Alto
11 258 (22.77%) Microsoft
12 255 (22.51%) Network Security
13 238 (21.01%) VPN
14 236 (20.83%) Azure
15 222 (19.59%) MPLS
16 220 (19.42%) TCP/IP
17 210 (18.53%) Wireless
18 203 (17.92%) Data Centre
19 198 (17.48%) Windows
20 197 (17.39%) Information Security
21 194 (17.12%) VMware
22 187 (16.50%) CCIE
23 169 (14.92%) CISSP
23 169 (14.92%) AWS
24 168 (14.83%) Active Directory
25 158 (13.95%) ITIL
26 155 (13.68%) Degree
27 153 (13.50%) VoIP
27 153 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
28 148 (13.06%) Linux

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 36 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 27 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 22 (1.94%) IIS
5 22 (1.94%) Skype for Business
6 8 (0.71%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.35%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.26%) Confluence
9 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.088%) Apache
10 1 (0.088%) LiveLink
Applications
1 56 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (3.71%) MS Visio
3 19 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.18%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.088%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 236 (20.83%) Azure
2 169 (14.92%) AWS
3 142 (12.53%) Office 365
4 34 (3.00%) GCP
5 21 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (1.50%) Mimecast
7 15 (1.32%) SaaS
8 14 (1.24%) IaaS
8 14 (1.24%) OpenShift
9 10 (0.88%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 10 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.79%) PaaS
11 6 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.53%) Serverless
12 5 (0.44%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 570 (50.31%) Firewall
2 347 (30.63%) WAN
3 304 (26.83%) BGP
4 296 (26.13%) LAN
5 268 (23.65%) OSPF
6 255 (22.51%) Network Security
7 238 (21.01%) VPN
8 222 (19.59%) MPLS
9 220 (19.42%) TCP/IP
10 210 (18.53%) Wireless
11 153 (13.50%) VoIP
12 141 (12.44%) IPsec
13 138 (12.18%) Cisco ASA
14 116 (10.24%) VLAN
15 112 (9.89%) DNS
16 108 (9.53%) DHCP
17 99 (8.74%) Wi-Fi
18 90 (7.94%) Internet
19 79 (6.97%) EIGRP
20 75 (6.62%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.06%) Big Data
3 9 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (0.79%) Data Lake
4 7 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.18%) MySQL
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (3.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 21 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.79%) JIRA
6 4 (0.35%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.35%) git-flow
7 2 (0.18%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.18%) MSI
7 2 (0.18%) Postman
8 1 (0.088%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.088%) Metasploit
General
1 271 (23.92%) Finance
2 137 (12.09%) Telecoms
3 65 (5.74%) Banking
4 58 (5.12%) Law
5 45 (3.97%) Legal
6 30 (2.65%) Retail
7 29 (2.56%) Public Sector
8 18 (1.59%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.50%) Marketing
10 14 (1.24%) French Language
11 13 (1.15%) German Language
11 13 (1.15%) Japanese Language
12 12 (1.06%) Italian Language
13 11 (0.97%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.71%) Advertising
14 8 (0.71%) Games
15 5 (0.44%) Back Office
15 5 (0.44%) Electronics
16 3 (0.26%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 501 (44.22%) Network Engineer
2 141 (12.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 87 (7.68%) Consultant
4 80 (7.06%) Security Engineer
5 74 (6.53%) Analyst
6 68 (6.00%) Architect
7 67 (5.91%) Cisco Engineer
7 67 (5.91%) Support Engineer
8 65 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 55 (4.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 52 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
11 47 (4.15%) Cloud Engineer
12 45 (3.97%) Security Consultant
13 43 (3.80%) NOC Engineer
14 37 (3.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 37 (3.27%) IT Engineer
15 35 (3.09%) Security Analyst
16 34 (3.00%) Information Officer
16 34 (3.00%) Information Security Officer
16 34 (3.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (3.53%) 802.1X
2 28 (2.47%) OAuth
2 28 (2.47%) OpenID
2 28 (2.47%) SailPoint
2 28 (2.47%) SAML
3 22 (1.94%) XMPP
4 12 (1.06%) REST
5 10 (0.88%) Web Services
6 9 (0.79%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (0.53%) Kafka
8 4 (0.35%) .NET
8 4 (0.35%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.35%) GraphQL
8 4 (0.35%) JSON
8 4 (0.35%) Node.js
8 4 (0.35%) React
8 4 (0.35%) Spring
8 4 (0.35%) Spring MVC
8 4 (0.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 203 (17.92%) Data Centre
2 54 (4.77%) Management Information System
3 52 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.00%) Data Protection Act
5 33 (2.91%) Public Cloud
6 27 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (1.94%) Private Cloud
8 14 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (1.24%) Handset
8 14 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
8 14 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (1.06%) CCTV
9 12 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 12 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 11 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
10 11 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (0.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 7 (0.62%) Replication
13 6 (0.53%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 198 (17.48%) Windows
2 148 (13.06%) Linux
3 124 (10.94%) Windows Server
4 52 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (4.15%) Windows 10
6 40 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (3.44%) Windows Server 2016
8 21 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 18 (1.59%) Unix
10 16 (1.41%) Ubuntu
11 15 (1.32%) CentOS
11 15 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (0.97%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
14 8 (0.71%) Android
15 7 (0.62%) Fedora
16 6 (0.53%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.44%) Debian
18 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (17.39%) Information Security
2 158 (13.95%) ITIL
3 124 (10.94%) Cybersecurity
4 121 (10.68%) Network Design
5 120 (10.59%) SIEM
6 102 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
7 89 (7.86%) Load Balancing
8 86 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 77 (6.80%) Risk Management
10 72 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
11 71 (6.27%) Penetration Testing
12 65 (5.74%) Security Architecture
13 64 (5.65%) Data Protection
14 61 (5.38%) Computer Science
15 55 (4.85%) Network Management
16 53 (4.68%) Presales
17 51 (4.50%) DevOps
18 47 (4.15%) Kalman Filter
19 46 (4.06%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 76 (6.71%) PowerShell
2 74 (6.53%) Python
3 45 (3.97%) SQL
4 29 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 23 (2.03%) C
6 6 (0.53%) Perl
7 3 (0.26%) Java
7 3 (0.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.26%) VBScript
8 2 (0.18%) C#
8 2 (0.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.18%) Ruby
9 1 (0.088%) C++
9 1 (0.088%) Go
9 1 (0.088%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 600 (52.96%) CCNP
2 516 (45.54%) CCNA
3 187 (16.50%) CCIE
4 169 (14.92%) CISSP
5 155 (13.68%) Degree
6 153 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 107 (9.44%) MCSE
8 87 (7.68%) CISM
9 83 (7.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 65 (5.74%) CCSP
11 55 (4.85%) MCSA
12 46 (4.06%) JNCIP
13 45 (3.97%) JNCIA
13 45 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 43 (3.80%) CCDP
15 41 (3.62%) CCSA
16 37 (3.27%) Security Cleared
17 36 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
18 34 (3.00%) SANS
19 33 (2.91%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (7.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 79 (6.97%) GDPR
3 77 (6.80%) SLA
4 58 (5.12%) NIST
5 42 (3.71%) PCI DSS
6 25 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (0.62%) COBIT
8 7 (0.62%) NIST 800
8 7 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.53%) ISO 22301
10 4 (0.35%) QA
11 2 (0.18%) FedRAMP
11 2 (0.18%) FISMA
11 2 (0.18%) NCSC
12 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 1 (0.088%) PMO
System Software
1 168 (14.83%) Active Directory
2 133 (11.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.82%) VMware NSX
5 26 (2.29%) Firmware
6 24 (2.12%) Docker
7 23 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.32%) vSphere
9 10 (0.88%) XenApp
10 8 (0.71%) Xen
11 7 (0.62%) NFS
11 7 (0.62%) Samba
11 7 (0.62%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.53%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.53%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.44%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 66 (5.83%) Ansible
2 41 (3.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 37 (3.27%) FortiGate
4 33 (2.91%) Puppet
5 28 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
6 26 (2.29%) Kubernetes
7 23 (2.03%) SCCM
8 20 (1.77%) Terraform
9 18 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
10 16 (1.41%) vCenter Server
11 12 (1.06%) Cisco CME
11 12 (1.06%) SCOM
12 9 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
13 8 (0.71%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
13 8 (0.71%) Nagios
13 8 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.62%) OpenNMS
14 7 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 700 (61.78%) Cisco
2 261 (23.04%) Palo Alto
3 258 (22.77%) Microsoft
4 194 (17.12%) VMware
5 134 (11.83%) Juniper
6 115 (10.15%) F5
7 99 (8.74%) SolarWinds
8 97 (8.56%) Meraki
9 87 (7.68%) CheckPoint
10 69 (6.09%) HP
11 64 (5.65%) Citrix
12 61 (5.38%) Fortinet
13 41 (3.62%) CyberArk
14 30 (2.65%) Aruba
15 28 (2.47%) ForgeRock
16 25 (2.21%) Huawei
16 25 (2.21%) NetApp
17 24 (2.12%) Infoblox
17 24 (2.12%) Splunk
18 23 (2.03%) Arista