Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 162 161 182
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 503 1,142 1,236
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.12% 2.23% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.42% 11.42% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 460 1,003 1,088
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,375 £32,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

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 4,403 9,996 13,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.52% 19.49% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,524 7,721 10,275
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +21 114 £72,500 +11.54% 20
South London -17 9 £57,500 +15.00%
West London +17 7 £55,000 - 5
East London +11 6 £47,500 +15.21% 4
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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.

1 264 (52.49%) CCNA
2 245 (48.71%) Firewall
3 236 (46.92%) CCNP
4 232 (46.12%) Cisco
5 149 (29.62%) CISSP
6 139 (27.63%) WAN
7 136 (27.04%) Azure
8 125 (24.85%) Network Security
9 122 (24.25%) AWS
10 120 (23.86%) LAN
11 118 (23.46%) Microsoft
12 115 (22.86%) BGP
13 113 (22.47%) Information Security
14 111 (22.07%) Linux
15 110 (21.87%) Finance
16 95 (18.89%) OSPF
17 94 (18.69%) Active Directory
17 94 (18.69%) Office 365
18 93 (18.49%) VPN
19 91 (18.09%) Windows
20 90 (17.89%) CCIE
21 88 (17.50%) Data Centre
22 82 (16.30%) VMware
22 82 (16.30%) Cybersecurity
23 79 (15.71%) Wireless
24 78 (15.51%) ITIL
24 78 (15.51%) Degree
25 77 (15.31%) Python
26 74 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
27 73 (14.51%) Security Architecture

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 30 (5.96%) Skype for Business
2 16 (3.18%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.98%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (9.54%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (6.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 136 (27.04%) Azure
2 122 (24.25%) AWS
3 94 (18.69%) Office 365
4 42 (8.35%) GCP
5 30 (5.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 24 (4.77%) Route 53
6 24 (4.77%) Slack
7 23 (4.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 11 (2.19%) IaaS
8 11 (2.19%) PaaS
9 10 (1.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.19%) SaaS
12 5 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.99%) G Suite
12 5 (0.99%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.60%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.40%) Power Platform
14 2 (0.40%) Serverless
15 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 245 (48.71%) Firewall
2 139 (27.63%) WAN
3 125 (24.85%) Network Security
4 120 (23.86%) LAN
5 115 (22.86%) BGP
6 95 (18.89%) OSPF
7 93 (18.49%) VPN
8 79 (15.71%) Wireless
9 72 (14.31%) MPLS
10 66 (13.12%) DNS
11 57 (11.33%) TCP/IP
12 54 (10.74%) Wi-Fi
13 53 (10.54%) VoIP
14 50 (9.94%) DHCP
15 48 (9.54%) SNMP
16 47 (9.34%) Multicast
17 44 (8.75%) Cisco ASA
18 35 (6.96%) Wireshark
19 33 (6.56%) IPsec
20 30 (5.96%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
1 20 (3.98%) NoSQL
2 13 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.79%) Big Data
4 5 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.60%) MySQL
6 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.40%) Power BI
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (4.37%) Git (software)
1 22 (4.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (0.99%) JIRA
4 2 (0.40%) GitLab
General
1 110 (21.87%) Finance
2 51 (10.14%) Banking
3 48 (9.54%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.58%) Law
5 13 (2.58%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.99%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.59%) Mandarin Language
7 8 (1.59%) Marketing
8 7 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.99%) German Language
10 4 (0.80%) French Language
10 4 (0.80%) International Banking
10 4 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.80%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.60%) Legal
11 3 (0.60%) Retail
12 2 (0.40%) Games
12 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (33.60%) Network Engineer
2 99 (19.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 86 (17.10%) Consultant
4 49 (9.74%) Architect
5 36 (7.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 33 (6.56%) Analyst
7 31 (6.16%) Security Engineer
8 29 (5.77%) Network Architect
9 20 (3.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 20 (3.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (3.78%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 18 (3.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 18 (3.58%) Support Engineer
12 17 (3.38%) CyberArk Consultant
12 17 (3.38%) ForgeRock Consultant
12 17 (3.38%) SailPoint Consultant
12 17 (3.38%) Security Analyst
13 16 (3.18%) Broadcast Engineer
13 16 (3.18%) Security Consultant
13 16 (3.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.14%) OAuth
1 51 (10.14%) OpenID
1 51 (10.14%) SAML
2 21 (4.17%) Node.js
3 20 (3.98%) React
4 17 (3.38%) SailPoint
5 8 (1.59%) 802.1X
6 7 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (1.19%) JSON
7 6 (1.19%) YAML
8 5 (0.99%) Web Services
9 3 (0.60%) LDAP
10 2 (0.40%) XMPP
11 1 (0.20%) LAMP
11 1 (0.20%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.20%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.20%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 88 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 47 (9.34%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.17%) Cloud Native
4 14 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 13 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.79%) Cybercrime
8 8 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (1.39%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.19%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.99%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 5 (0.99%) Robotics
12 4 (0.80%) Clustering
12 4 (0.80%) PKI
13 2 (0.40%) Blog
13 2 (0.40%) CMDB
13 2 (0.40%) EMC VNX
13 2 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (22.07%) Linux
2 91 (18.09%) Windows
3 50 (9.94%) Windows Server
4 30 (5.96%) Mac OS X
5 20 (3.98%) Windows 10
6 16 (3.18%) Unix
7 10 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.99%) Windows Server 2016
8 9 (1.79%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (0.99%) Solaris
10 5 (0.99%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.60%) CentOS
11 3 (0.60%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.20%) AIX
13 1 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (22.47%) Information Security
2 82 (16.30%) Cybersecurity
3 78 (15.51%) ITIL
4 74 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
5 73 (14.51%) Security Architecture
6 70 (13.92%) DevOps
7 69 (13.72%) Identity Access Management
8 58 (11.53%) Computer Science
9 51 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 44 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (7.36%) SIEM
12 33 (6.56%) Low Latency
13 30 (5.96%) Security Monitoring
14 27 (5.37%) Network Virtualisation
15 25 (4.97%) B2B
15 25 (4.97%) Identity Management
15 25 (4.97%) Patch Management
16 24 (4.77%) Performance Analysis
16 24 (4.77%) Security Operations
17 23 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.31%) Python
2 40 (7.95%) PowerShell
3 21 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (3.58%) SQL
5 13 (2.58%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.19%) C
6 6 (1.19%) PHP
7 5 (0.99%) R
8 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.60%) Lisp
9 2 (0.40%) Java
9 2 (0.40%) Perl
9 2 (0.40%) Ruby
10 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 264 (52.49%) CCNA
2 236 (46.92%) CCNP
3 149 (29.62%) CISSP
4 90 (17.89%) CCIE
5 78 (15.51%) Degree
6 67 (13.32%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 61 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (8.55%) CCSP
8 43 (8.55%) CISM
9 33 (6.56%) MCSE
10 22 (4.37%) JNCIA
11 21 (4.17%) CISA
12 20 (3.98%) CEH
12 20 (3.98%) MCITP
13 17 (3.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (3.18%) Security Cleared
15 15 (2.98%) MCP
15 15 (2.98%) SC Cleared
16 14 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (13.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (4.97%) NIST
3 24 (4.77%) GDPR
3 24 (4.77%) SLA
4 21 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (1.39%) COBIT
5 7 (1.39%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.40%) NCSC
8 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 94 (18.69%) Active Directory
2 44 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.16%) Docker
4 26 (5.17%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.18%) vSphere
6 11 (2.19%) VMware NSX
6 11 (2.19%) XenApp
7 10 (1.99%) VMware Server
8 8 (1.59%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.80%) Firmware
10 4 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (11.13%) Ansible
2 45 (8.95%) Terraform
3 34 (6.76%) Kubernetes
4 30 (5.96%) Puppet
5 27 (5.37%) Nagios
6 25 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (4.17%) SCCM
8 18 (3.58%) Grafana
9 16 (3.18%) Microsoft Intune
10 14 (2.78%) CSIRT
11 12 (2.39%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (1.59%) SCOM
13 6 (1.19%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.99%) Cisco Prime
14 5 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
14 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 4 (0.80%) Cacti
15 4 (0.80%) HAProxy
15 4 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
16 3 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 232 (46.12%) Cisco
2 118 (23.46%) Microsoft
3 82 (16.30%) VMware
4 69 (13.72%) Palo Alto
5 55 (10.93%) CheckPoint
6 38 (7.55%) Juniper
6 38 (7.55%) Meraki
7 35 (6.96%) F5
8 34 (6.76%) ForgeRock
9 31 (6.16%) Avaya
10 28 (5.57%) Riverbed
11 26 (5.17%) Fortinet
11 26 (5.17%) Splunk
12 24 (4.77%) Blue Coat
12 24 (4.77%) SolarWinds
13 21 (4.17%) Citrix
14 19 (3.78%) Zscaler
15 18 (3.58%) CyberArk
15 18 (3.58%) HP
16 16 (3.18%) Netskope