Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 158 131
Rank change year-on-year -25 -27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,397 1,699 2,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.96% 2.32% 2.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.52% 9.94% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,147 1,526 1,843
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,750 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +4.44%

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 16,406 17,086 20,744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.03% 23.35% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12,211 13,065 17,336
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -52 279 £57,500 +9.52% 28
West London -54 65 £45,000 +5.88% 20
South London -38 36 £47,500 +15.85% 3
East London -34 24 £52,500 -8.70% 8
North London +6 2 £68,750 +25.00% 1
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 1,099 (78.67%) Cisco
2 858 (61.42%) CCNP
3 729 (52.18%) CCNA
4 682 (48.82%) Firewall
5 465 (33.29%) WAN
6 426 (30.49%) CCIE
7 357 (25.55%) VMware
8 353 (25.27%) Wireless
9 349 (24.98%) Cisco ASA
10 343 (24.55%) Finance
11 336 (24.05%) BGP
12 333 (23.84%) MPLS
13 330 (23.62%) F5
14 320 (22.91%) VPN
15 311 (22.26%) Windows
16 305 (21.83%) Data Centre
17 304 (21.76%) Microsoft
18 303 (21.69%) LAN
19 302 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
20 277 (19.83%) Network Security
21 273 (19.54%) OSPF
22 269 (19.26%) CheckPoint
23 260 (18.61%) Juniper
24 240 (17.18%) Degree
25 228 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
26 205 (14.67%) Linux
27 186 (13.31%) TCP/IP
28 184 (13.17%) Palo Alto
29 182 (13.03%) ITIL
30 177 (12.67%) SolarWinds

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 66 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 49 (3.51%) Skype for Business
3 29 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (1.50%) IIS
5 17 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 13 (0.93%) Apache Pig
7 10 (0.72%) Apache
8 8 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.21%) CMS
10 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.14%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.072%) SAS
12 1 (0.072%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.072%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (3.22%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 152 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (7.73%) Office 365
4 28 (2.00%) SaaS
5 19 (1.36%) IaaS
6 18 (1.29%) PaaS
7 14 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.64%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.43%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.21%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.14%) G Suite
13 1 (0.072%) Akamai
13 1 (0.072%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.072%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.072%) Route 53
13 1 (0.072%) Serverless
13 1 (0.072%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 682 (48.82%) Firewall
2 465 (33.29%) WAN
3 353 (25.27%) Wireless
4 349 (24.98%) Cisco ASA
5 336 (24.05%) BGP
6 333 (23.84%) MPLS
7 320 (22.91%) VPN
8 303 (21.69%) LAN
9 302 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 277 (19.83%) Network Security
11 273 (19.54%) OSPF
12 186 (13.31%) TCP/IP
13 159 (11.38%) DNS
14 128 (9.16%) Cisco Wireless
15 126 (9.02%) Wi-Fi
16 124 (8.88%) Cisco ISE
17 122 (8.73%) VPLS
18 121 (8.66%) EIGRP
19 118 (8.45%) VLAN
20 111 (7.95%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (4.08%) Big Data
2 48 (3.44%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.07%) MySQL
4 13 (0.93%) Apache Hive
4 13 (0.93%) Hadoop
5 8 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.29%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.21%) Informix
8 3 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 19 (1.36%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.22%) JIRA
4 11 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (0.79%) Bitbucket
4 11 (0.79%) CodeSonar
4 11 (0.79%) git-flow
4 11 (0.79%) Robot Framework
4 11 (0.79%) Selenium
5 10 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.50%) Metasploit
7 6 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (0.43%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.21%) Burp Suite
9 2 (0.14%) MSI
9 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.072%) AppScan
10 1 (0.072%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.072%) Redmine
General
1 343 (24.55%) Finance
2 143 (10.24%) Banking
3 138 (9.88%) Telecoms
4 87 (6.23%) Retail
5 63 (4.51%) Manufacturing
6 54 (3.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 47 (3.36%) Law
8 41 (2.93%) Advertising
9 40 (2.86%) German Language
9 40 (2.86%) Italian Language
10 28 (2.00%) Legal
11 24 (1.72%) Investment Banking
12 21 (1.50%) Back Office
13 20 (1.43%) French Language
14 18 (1.29%) Games
15 15 (1.07%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.93%) Marketing
17 9 (0.64%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.36%) Local Government
19 4 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 554 (39.66%) Network Engineer
2 178 (12.74%) Architect
3 177 (12.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 131 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 127 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 125 (8.95%) Senior Network Engineer
7 119 (8.52%) Analyst
8 105 (7.52%) Consultant
8 105 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 95 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
10 89 (6.37%) Support Engineer
11 85 (6.08%) Network Security Engineer
12 80 (5.73%) Cisco Architect
13 76 (5.44%) Technical Architect
14 65 (4.65%) Network Specialist
15 61 (4.37%) Network Architect
16 57 (4.08%) Security Specialist
17 54 (3.87%) Network Analyst
17 54 (3.87%) Project Engineer
18 53 (3.79%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (5.87%) 802.1X
2 21 (1.50%) XMPP
3 19 (1.36%) .NET
4 14 (1.00%) Java EE
5 12 (0.86%) REST
5 12 (0.86%) STL
6 11 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 11 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 11 (0.79%) Django
6 11 (0.79%) LAMP
6 11 (0.79%) Node.js
6 11 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (0.79%) SOAP
6 11 (0.79%) Spring MVC
7 9 (0.64%) JSON
7 9 (0.64%) Web Services
8 7 (0.50%) LDAP
8 7 (0.50%) Middleware
9 5 (0.36%) RFC 2544
10 3 (0.21%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 305 (21.83%) Data Centre
2 117 (8.38%) Computer Science
3 115 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (3.29%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.15%) Hedge funds
7 29 (2.08%) Fintech
8 27 (1.93%) Cybercrime
9 23 (1.65%) Public Cloud
10 18 (1.29%) BBC
11 17 (1.22%) Security Operations Centre
12 16 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 13 (0.93%) NHS
14 12 (0.86%) Private Cloud
14 12 (0.86%) User Experience
15 11 (0.79%) PKI
16 10 (0.72%) DataPower
16 10 (0.72%) EMC VMAX
16 10 (0.72%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 311 (22.26%) Windows
2 205 (14.67%) Linux
3 133 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 82 (5.87%) Unix
5 61 (4.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.43%) Android
9 17 (1.22%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.07%) Solaris
11 14 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 14 (1.00%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.79%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.72%) CentOS
14 8 (0.57%) Kali Linux
15 7 (0.50%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (13.03%) ITIL
2 158 (11.31%) Presales
3 137 (9.81%) Problem-Solving
4 132 (9.45%) Network Design
5 118 (8.45%) Cybersecurity
6 107 (7.66%) Network Management
7 97 (6.94%) Information Security
8 82 (5.87%) Load Balancing
9 81 (5.80%) Network Monitoring
10 78 (5.58%) Network Architecture
10 78 (5.58%) SIEM
11 74 (5.30%) Analytics
12 71 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 70 (5.01%) Security Operations
14 65 (4.65%) Incident Management
15 63 (4.51%) Penetration Testing
16 62 (4.44%) Change Management
16 62 (4.44%) DevOps
17 59 (4.22%) Capacity Planning
18 55 (3.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 129 (9.23%) Python
2 74 (5.30%) PowerShell
3 50 (3.58%) SQL
4 47 (3.36%) C
5 38 (2.72%) C#
6 34 (2.43%) Bash Shell
7 32 (2.29%) Perl
8 25 (1.79%) Java
9 24 (1.72%) VBA
10 20 (1.43%) C++
11 16 (1.15%) PHP
12 12 (0.86%) JavaScript
12 12 (0.86%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.79%) Ruby
14 5 (0.36%) Groovy
14 5 (0.36%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.36%) VBScript
15 4 (0.29%) AWK
15 4 (0.29%) sed
15 4 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 858 (61.42%) CCNP
2 729 (52.18%) CCNA
3 426 (30.49%) CCIE
4 240 (17.18%) Degree
5 154 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 143 (10.24%) CISSP
7 135 (9.66%) MCSE
8 104 (7.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 72 (5.15%) CISM
10 69 (4.94%) CCSP
11 58 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 54 (3.87%) Security Cleared
13 53 (3.79%) CCDP
13 53 (3.79%) MCSA
14 48 (3.44%) GIAC
15 47 (3.36%) JNCIE
16 45 (3.22%) SANS
17 44 (3.15%) CCSE
18 43 (3.08%) CCIE Security
19 42 (3.01%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.58%) SLA
2 58 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.79%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.79%) GDPR
5 12 (0.86%) COBIT
5 12 (0.86%) PMO
6 11 (0.79%) QA
7 9 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (0.43%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.21%) MiFID
12 2 (0.14%) COSO
13 1 (0.072%) GCP
13 1 (0.072%) HIPAA
System Software
1 228 (16.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (12.17%) Active Directory
3 56 (4.01%) Hyper-V
3 56 (4.01%) XenApp
4 33 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
5 32 (2.29%) Firmware
5 32 (2.29%) XenDesktop
6 31 (2.22%) vSphere
7 28 (2.00%) VMware NSX
8 24 (1.72%) VMware Server
9 20 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
11 17 (1.22%) Terminal Services
12 16 (1.15%) XenServer
13 13 (0.93%) Docker
14 12 (0.86%) ProxySG
15 8 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.29%) NFS
16 4 (0.29%) Samba
16 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 58 (4.15%) Cisco Prime
1 58 (4.15%) Nagios
2 56 (4.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 38 (2.72%) Puppet
4 35 (2.51%) SCCM
5 29 (2.08%) Cacti
6 25 (1.79%) Terraform
7 24 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
8 23 (1.65%) Ansible
9 22 (1.57%) SCOM
10 21 (1.50%) Stealthwatch
11 20 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
12 16 (1.15%) FortiGate
12 16 (1.15%) TrustSec
13 14 (1.00%) Salt
14 12 (0.86%) WSUS
15 11 (0.79%) CASB
16 9 (0.64%) Nessus
16 9 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
17 8 (0.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 1,099 (78.67%) Cisco
2 357 (25.55%) VMware
3 330 (23.62%) F5
4 304 (21.76%) Microsoft
5 269 (19.26%) CheckPoint
6 260 (18.61%) Juniper
7 184 (13.17%) Palo Alto
8 177 (12.67%) SolarWinds
9 143 (10.24%) Citrix
10 124 (8.88%) NetApp
11 118 (8.45%) Meraki
12 113 (8.09%) HP
13 107 (7.66%) Dell
14 104 (7.44%) EMC
15 71 (5.08%) Blue Coat
16 66 (4.72%) Splunk
17 54 (3.87%) Fortinet
18 52 (3.72%) Infoblox
19 45 (3.22%) Google
20 38 (2.72%) Imperva