Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 125 110
Rank change year-on-year -48 -15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,352 1,864 2,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.93% 2.67% 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.58% 11.13% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,169 1,591 2,107
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +9.47%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +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 15,749 16,742 22,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 23.98% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12,413 13,610 18,397
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,016
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 February 2018.

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 23 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
Central London -64 252 £55,000 +10.00% 37
West London -40 88 £47,500 +20.25% 24
East London +5 49 £58,000 +7.41% 21
South London -24 33 £42,500 -10.53% 9
North London +3 6 £37,500 +14.50% 6
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 985 (72.86%) Cisco
2 759 (56.14%) CCNP
3 727 (53.77%) CCNA
4 599 (44.30%) Firewall
5 381 (28.18%) WAN
6 363 (26.85%) Finance
7 350 (25.89%) CCIE
8 325 (24.04%) MPLS
9 322 (23.82%) Windows
10 313 (23.15%) Microsoft
11 311 (23.00%) BGP
12 309 (22.86%) VMware
13 301 (22.26%) Network Security
14 290 (21.45%) Juniper
14 290 (21.45%) LAN
15 274 (20.27%) Data Centre
16 271 (20.04%) OSPF
17 270 (19.97%) Wireless
18 243 (17.97%) CheckPoint
19 240 (17.75%) VPN
20 232 (17.16%) Active Directory
20 232 (17.16%) F5
21 223 (16.49%) DNS
22 220 (16.27%) Cisco ASA
23 215 (15.90%) TCP/IP
24 213 (15.75%) Microsoft Certification
25 210 (15.53%) Degree
26 204 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
27 195 (14.42%) MCSE
28 193 (14.28%) 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
1 114 (8.43%) MS Exchange
2 68 (5.03%) Skype for Business
3 57 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 55 (4.07%) CMS
5 36 (2.66%) IIS
6 22 (1.63%) SharePoint
7 19 (1.41%) SAS
8 13 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (0.89%) Apache
9 12 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (0.89%) OpenStack
10 8 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.30%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.22%) WordPress
13 2 (0.15%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.074%) WebLogic
Applications
1 68 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 132 (9.76%) Office 365
2 125 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (3.48%) SaaS
5 33 (2.44%) IaaS
6 32 (2.37%) PaaS
7 18 (1.33%) Mimecast
8 13 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.30%) G Suite
12 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.074%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.074%) Catchpoint
13 1 (0.074%) Route 53
13 1 (0.074%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 599 (44.30%) Firewall
2 381 (28.18%) WAN
3 325 (24.04%) MPLS
4 311 (23.00%) BGP
5 301 (22.26%) Network Security
6 290 (21.45%) LAN
7 271 (20.04%) OSPF
8 270 (19.97%) Wireless
9 240 (17.75%) VPN
10 223 (16.49%) DNS
11 220 (16.27%) Cisco ASA
12 215 (15.90%) TCP/IP
13 171 (12.65%) Cisco Nexus
14 163 (12.06%) DHCP
15 160 (11.83%) VoIP
16 155 (11.46%) Cisco IOS
17 153 (11.32%) Unified Communications
18 144 (10.65%) EIGRP
19 138 (10.21%) IPsec
20 103 (7.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (5.25%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.88%) Big Data
3 17 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (0.81%) MySQL
7 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (0.30%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.15%) Informix
11 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.074%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (1.55%) Metasploit
2 15 (1.11%) Burp Suite
3 14 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (0.96%) JIRA
5 6 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.30%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.30%) CodeSonar
6 4 (0.30%) git-flow
6 4 (0.30%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.30%) Robot Framework
6 4 (0.30%) Selenium
7 3 (0.22%) Redmine
8 2 (0.15%) MSI
8 2 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.15%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.074%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.074%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 363 (26.85%) Finance
2 152 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 137 (10.13%) Banking
4 46 (3.40%) Law
4 46 (3.40%) Retail
5 36 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 25 (1.85%) Advertising
8 24 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 23 (1.70%) Games
10 18 (1.33%) Legal
11 17 (1.26%) Marketing
12 14 (1.04%) German Language
12 14 (1.04%) Italian Language
13 10 (0.74%) Back Office
13 10 (0.74%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.67%) French Language
15 6 (0.44%) Publishing
16 5 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
17 3 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 446 (32.99%) Network Engineer
2 166 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
3 147 (10.87%) Architect
4 129 (9.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 128 (9.47%) Consultant
6 127 (9.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 125 (9.25%) Analyst
7 125 (9.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 124 (9.17%) Support Engineer
9 78 (5.77%) Network Support
10 72 (5.33%) Security Consultant
11 71 (5.25%) Security Engineer
12 69 (5.10%) Cisco Consultant
13 66 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
14 65 (4.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 56 (4.14%) Security Analyst
16 53 (3.92%) Network Analyst
16 53 (3.92%) Network Architect
17 52 (3.85%) Cisco Architect
18 50 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (4.51%) XMPP
2 38 (2.81%) 802.1X
3 15 (1.11%) .NET
4 12 (0.89%) LDAP
5 8 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (0.52%) LAMP
7 6 (0.44%) Java EE
7 6 (0.44%) Middleware
7 6 (0.44%) STL
8 5 (0.37%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.37%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.30%) CSS
9 4 (0.30%) Django
9 4 (0.30%) Node.js
9 4 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.30%) REST
9 4 (0.30%) SOAP
9 4 (0.30%) Spring MVC
10 3 (0.22%) Web Services
11 2 (0.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 274 (20.27%) Data Centre
2 91 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 76 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.07%) Clustering
5 26 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 26 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
7 16 (1.18%) Eurex
8 15 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (1.11%) Replication
8 15 (1.11%) User Experience
9 14 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 13 (0.96%) Fintech
10 13 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (0.89%) Public Cloud
12 11 (0.81%) PKI
12 11 (0.81%) PMI
13 10 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
13 10 (0.74%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 322 (23.82%) Windows
2 193 (14.28%) Linux
3 159 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 77 (5.70%) Unix
5 65 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (2.07%) Kali Linux
8 27 (2.00%) Solaris
9 26 (1.92%) Debian
9 26 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (1.78%) Windows 7
11 23 (1.70%) Windows 10
12 18 (1.33%) CentOS
12 18 (1.33%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 15 (1.11%) Ubuntu
15 14 (1.04%) Mac OS X
16 9 (0.67%) Android
17 7 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (14.13%) ITIL
2 149 (11.02%) Network Design
3 113 (8.36%) Presales
4 104 (7.69%) Information Security
5 92 (6.80%) Cybersecurity
5 92 (6.80%) SIEM
6 77 (5.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 71 (5.25%) Penetration Testing
8 69 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
9 68 (5.03%) Load Balancing
10 67 (4.96%) Mentoring
11 66 (4.88%) Security Architecture
12 61 (4.51%) Network Management
13 59 (4.36%) Incident Management
14 55 (4.07%) Service Delivery
15 52 (3.85%) Analytics
16 50 (3.70%) Change Management
17 48 (3.55%) Change Control
18 47 (3.48%) Project Management
18 47 (3.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (7.62%) Python
2 53 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 47 (3.48%) SQL
4 40 (2.96%) Bash Shell
5 39 (2.88%) Perl
6 24 (1.78%) PHP
7 22 (1.63%) Java
8 18 (1.33%) C
9 14 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 11 (0.81%) VBScript
11 10 (0.74%) C#
11 10 (0.74%) Shell Script
12 9 (0.67%) C++
12 9 (0.67%) Korn
13 6 (0.44%) C-shell
13 6 (0.44%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.37%) Ruby
15 4 (0.30%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.15%) Groovy
16 2 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 759 (56.14%) CCNP
2 727 (53.77%) CCNA
3 350 (25.89%) CCIE
4 213 (15.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 210 (15.53%) Degree
6 195 (14.42%) MCSE
7 171 (12.65%) CISSP
8 89 (6.58%) MCSA
9 79 (5.84%) CCDP
10 76 (5.62%) JNCIP
11 73 (5.40%) CCVP
12 63 (4.66%) CISM
13 55 (4.07%) CCSP
13 55 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 54 (3.99%) CCSA
15 46 (3.40%) CCSE
16 45 (3.33%) MCP
17 44 (3.25%) CCIE Security
18 43 (3.18%) OSCP
18 43 (3.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 65 (4.81%) SLA
3 40 (2.96%) GDPR
4 34 (2.51%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.70%) PMO
6 11 (0.81%) QA
7 8 (0.59%) COBIT
8 7 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.15%) MiFID
10 1 (0.074%) GCP
10 1 (0.074%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 232 (17.16%) Active Directory
2 204 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 50 (3.70%) XenApp
5 28 (2.07%) vSphere
6 25 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (1.63%) VMware NSX
9 15 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
9 15 (1.11%) XenDesktop
10 14 (1.04%) XenServer
11 8 (0.59%) KVM
11 8 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.52%) Snort
13 6 (0.44%) Firmware
14 5 (0.37%) NFS
14 5 (0.37%) Samba
15 4 (0.30%) Docker
16 3 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 109 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 71 (5.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 68 (5.03%) Cisco UCCE
4 51 (3.77%) Nagios
5 43 (3.18%) Ansible
6 39 (2.88%) SCCM
7 37 (2.74%) Puppet
8 27 (2.00%) Cacti
9 26 (1.92%) Nessus
10 24 (1.78%) FortiGate
11 23 (1.70%) Core Impact
12 21 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
13 20 (1.48%) ZABBIX
14 19 (1.41%) SCOM
15 15 (1.11%) Salt
16 14 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
17 13 (0.96%) TrustSec
18 11 (0.81%) OpenView
18 11 (0.81%) QRadar
18 11 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 985 (72.86%) Cisco
2 313 (23.15%) Microsoft
3 309 (22.86%) VMware
4 290 (21.45%) Juniper
5 243 (17.97%) CheckPoint
6 232 (17.16%) F5
7 188 (13.91%) Palo Alto
8 120 (8.88%) Citrix
9 90 (6.66%) HP
10 84 (6.21%) SolarWinds
11 75 (5.55%) Meraki
12 70 (5.18%) Dell
13 63 (4.66%) Splunk
14 62 (4.59%) NetApp
15 57 (4.22%) EMC
16 54 (3.99%) Fortinet
17 52 (3.85%) Riverbed
18 45 (3.33%) Blue Coat
19 41 (3.03%) Google
20 40 (2.96%) Avaya