Period
to 29 September 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 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 129 166 193
Rank change year-on-year +37 +27 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 517 1,156 1,298
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.60% 2.11% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.81% 10.38% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 421 924 1,144
Median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% +10.00%

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 4,035 11,133 15,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.32% 20.27% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,047 8,342 11,370
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +98 109 £72,500 +38.10% 15
South London +16 11 £58,750 +17.50% 1
West London 0 11 £55,000 +4.76% 2
East London +17 2 £85,000 +106.74% 5
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 301 (58.22%) CCNA
2 290 (56.09%) CCNP
3 279 (53.97%) Cisco
4 216 (41.78%) Firewall
5 155 (29.98%) WAN
6 143 (27.66%) BGP
7 136 (26.31%) CISSP
8 134 (25.92%) LAN
9 132 (25.53%) Information Security
10 127 (24.56%) Microsoft
11 126 (24.37%) MPLS
12 125 (24.18%) Azure
13 119 (23.02%) Network Security
13 119 (23.02%) VPN
14 108 (20.89%) Finance
15 107 (20.70%) OSPF
15 107 (20.70%) Data Centre
16 103 (19.92%) AWS
17 99 (19.15%) CheckPoint
18 95 (18.38%) Office 365
19 93 (17.99%) Linux
20 92 (17.79%) Security Architecture
21 91 (17.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 90 (17.41%) Active Directory
23 89 (17.21%) Identity Access Management
24 84 (16.25%) Palo Alto
25 83 (16.05%) Python
25 83 (16.05%) CCIE
26 81 (15.67%) VMware
26 81 (15.67%) Network Monitoring

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 35 (6.77%) Skype for Business
2 14 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.16%) CMS
4 6 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.58%) IIS
7 2 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.19%) nginx
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 58 (11.22%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (7.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 125 (24.18%) Azure
2 103 (19.92%) AWS
3 95 (18.38%) Office 365
4 35 (6.77%) GCP
5 31 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 26 (5.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 22 (4.26%) Route 53
7 22 (4.26%) Slack
8 14 (2.71%) IaaS
9 13 (2.51%) PaaS
10 11 (2.13%) SaaS
11 8 (1.55%) Mimecast
12 7 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (1.16%) Serverless
14 5 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.97%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.97%) G Suite
15 4 (0.77%) Amazon GuardDuty
15 4 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 216 (41.78%) Firewall
2 155 (29.98%) WAN
3 143 (27.66%) BGP
4 134 (25.92%) LAN
5 126 (24.37%) MPLS
6 119 (23.02%) Network Security
6 119 (23.02%) VPN
7 107 (20.70%) OSPF
8 80 (15.47%) Wireless
9 67 (12.96%) DNS
10 60 (11.61%) VoIP
11 55 (10.64%) SNMP
12 54 (10.44%) DHCP
13 52 (10.06%) TCP/IP
14 50 (9.67%) Wi-Fi
15 49 (9.48%) Multicast
16 42 (8.12%) Internet
16 42 (8.12%) IPsec
17 39 (7.54%) Skype
18 37 (7.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
1 19 (3.68%) NoSQL
2 17 (3.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.77%) Big Data
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.39%) MySQL
5 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.19%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.19%) KDB
6 1 (0.19%) Kdb+
6 1 (0.19%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (5.22%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.97%) JIRA
5 3 (0.58%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.19%) GitLab
6 1 (0.19%) Redmine
6 1 (0.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 108 (20.89%) Finance
2 60 (11.61%) Telecoms
3 56 (10.83%) Banking
4 18 (3.48%) Law
5 16 (3.09%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.51%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.35%) German Language
7 7 (1.35%) Retail
8 6 (1.16%) French Language
8 6 (1.16%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.16%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.97%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (0.97%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.77%) Legal
10 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Marketing
11 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.39%) International Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 192 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 102 (19.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 81 (15.67%) Consultant
4 37 (7.16%) IP Engineer
5 35 (6.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 35 (6.77%) Security Engineer
6 29 (5.61%) Architect
7 28 (5.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 28 (5.42%) IP Network Engineer
8 25 (4.84%) NOC Engineer
9 24 (4.64%) Support Engineer
10 22 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.06%) CyberArk Consultant
11 21 (4.06%) ForgeRock Consultant
11 21 (4.06%) Network Architect
11 21 (4.06%) SailPoint Consultant
12 20 (3.87%) Analyst
12 20 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (3.48%) Network Security Engineer
14 17 (3.29%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (15.09%) OAuth
1 78 (15.09%) OpenID
1 78 (15.09%) SAML
2 36 (6.96%) SailPoint
3 23 (4.45%) 802.1X
4 18 (3.48%) Node.js
4 18 (3.48%) React
5 9 (1.74%) YAML
6 8 (1.55%) XMPP
7 7 (1.35%) Web Services
8 6 (1.16%) REST
9 1 (0.19%) Django
9 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.19%) JSON
9 1 (0.19%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.19%) LDAP
9 1 (0.19%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 107 (20.70%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.48%) Cloud Native
3 18 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (3.48%) Public Cloud
4 14 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.51%) Cybercrime
6 10 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (1.55%) Private Cloud
8 7 (1.35%) Clustering
8 7 (1.35%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 6 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.16%) Robotics
10 5 (0.97%) Handset
11 4 (0.77%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.58%) BYOD
12 3 (0.58%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 93 (17.99%) Linux
2 73 (14.12%) Windows
3 46 (8.90%) Windows Server
4 22 (4.26%) Mac OS X
5 20 (3.87%) Unix
5 20 (3.87%) Windows 10
6 11 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (1.16%) Solaris
9 6 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.97%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.77%) CentOS
12 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.19%) Debian
13 1 (0.19%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (25.53%) Information Security
2 92 (17.79%) Security Architecture
3 89 (17.21%) Identity Access Management
4 81 (15.67%) Network Monitoring
5 79 (15.28%) ITIL
6 64 (12.38%) DevOps
7 50 (9.67%) Cybersecurity
8 46 (8.90%) Computer Science
9 41 (7.93%) Identity Management
9 41 (7.93%) Load Balancing
10 35 (6.77%) Network Virtualisation
11 32 (6.19%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (6.00%) Project Delivery
13 30 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 30 (5.80%) Low Latency
14 29 (5.61%) Network Design
14 29 (5.61%) Security Monitoring
15 26 (5.03%) Penetration Testing
16 25 (4.84%) SIEM
17 24 (4.64%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (16.05%) Python
2 31 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (3.48%) JavaScript
3 18 (3.48%) SQL
4 9 (1.74%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.16%) Perl
6 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.97%) C
6 5 (0.97%) C++
7 2 (0.39%) Java
8 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.19%) C-shell
8 1 (0.19%) Korn
8 1 (0.19%) PHP
8 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 301 (58.22%) CCNA
2 290 (56.09%) CCNP
3 136 (26.31%) CISSP
4 83 (16.05%) CCIE
5 80 (15.47%) Degree
6 55 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (8.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 35 (6.77%) CCSP
8 35 (6.77%) JNCIA
9 28 (5.42%) CISM
10 26 (5.03%) MCSE
11 24 (4.64%) CCDP
12 21 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (3.29%) SC Cleared
13 17 (3.29%) Security Cleared
14 15 (2.90%) MCITP
15 14 (2.71%) MCP
16 13 (2.51%) MCSA
16 13 (2.51%) OSCP
17 12 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (17.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (4.84%) SLA
3 19 (3.68%) GDPR
3 19 (3.68%) NIST
4 11 (2.13%) COBIT
5 9 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (0.97%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.39%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.39%) PMO
7 2 (0.39%) QA
8 1 (0.19%) NCSC
System Software
1 90 (17.41%) Active Directory
2 48 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.42%) Docker
4 18 (3.48%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.32%) vSphere
6 10 (1.93%) VMware NSX
7 9 (1.74%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.58%) Firmware
9 3 (0.58%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.39%) XenApp
10 2 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.19%) BIND 9
11 1 (0.19%) LXC
11 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.19%) Xen
11 1 (0.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 54 (10.44%) Ansible
2 31 (6.00%) Nagios
3 29 (5.61%) Terraform
4 28 (5.42%) Puppet
5 26 (5.03%) Kubernetes
6 25 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (4.06%) Microsoft Intune
8 20 (3.87%) Grafana
9 17 (3.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 17 (3.29%) SCCM
10 9 (1.74%) Cisco UCCX
10 9 (1.74%) CSIRT
11 8 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (1.16%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.97%) SCOM
13 5 (0.97%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.77%) Backup Exec
15 3 (0.58%) FortiGate
15 3 (0.58%) SCVMM
16 2 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 279 (53.97%) Cisco
2 127 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 99 (19.15%) CheckPoint
4 84 (16.25%) Palo Alto
5 81 (15.67%) VMware
6 65 (12.57%) F5
7 57 (11.03%) ForgeRock
8 53 (10.25%) Juniper
9 41 (7.93%) Meraki
10 38 (7.35%) Splunk
11 37 (7.16%) CyberArk
12 29 (5.61%) HP
13 27 (5.22%) Fortinet
14 26 (5.03%) Avaya
14 26 (5.03%) Blue Coat
14 26 (5.03%) Riverbed
15 23 (4.45%) Zscaler
16 21 (4.06%) Citrix
16 21 (4.06%) SolarWinds
17 20 (3.87%) Netskope