Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 197 179
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,145 1,271 1,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.10% 1.87% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.44% 8.38% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1,083 1,373
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,600 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 10,969 15,162 16,828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.09% 22.28% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8,237 11,304 12,481
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 -26 193 £57,500 -2.13% 43
West London +63 97 £55,000 +10.00% 18
South London +27 58 £50,000 +20.48% 11
East London +20 21 £42,500 -24.78% 6
North London -1 2 £32,500 -52.73% 3
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 755 (65.94%) Cisco
2 678 (59.21%) CCNP
3 618 (53.97%) CCNA
4 575 (50.22%) Firewall
5 440 (38.43%) WAN
6 408 (35.63%) LAN
7 285 (24.89%) Data Centre
8 282 (24.63%) Network Security
9 281 (24.54%) MPLS
10 269 (23.49%) Windows
11 259 (22.62%) VPN
12 249 (21.75%) Finance
13 246 (21.48%) BGP
14 245 (21.40%) VMware
15 238 (20.79%) Azure
16 220 (19.21%) OSPF
17 215 (18.78%) Wireless
18 211 (18.43%) CCIE
19 205 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
20 191 (16.68%) Microsoft
21 188 (16.42%) TCP/IP
22 187 (16.33%) Degree
22 187 (16.33%) Palo Alto
23 184 (16.07%) ITIL
24 174 (15.20%) CheckPoint
24 174 (15.20%) AWS
25 172 (15.02%) Active Directory
26 166 (14.50%) Juniper
27 159 (13.89%) DNS
27 159 (13.89%) Cisco ASA

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 64 (5.59%) Skype for Business
2 44 (3.84%) MS Exchange
3 38 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (1.31%) IIS
6 13 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.52%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.17%) CMS
11 2 (0.17%) Confluence
12 1 (0.087%) Apache
12 1 (0.087%) LiveLink
12 1 (0.087%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (4.89%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.087%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.087%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 238 (20.79%) Azure
2 174 (15.20%) AWS
3 146 (12.75%) Office 365
4 23 (2.01%) OpenShift
5 21 (1.83%) GCP
6 17 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.05%) G Suite
9 10 (0.87%) IaaS
10 7 (0.61%) PaaS
11 6 (0.52%) SaaS
12 4 (0.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 4 (0.35%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.087%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.087%) GitHub
14 1 (0.087%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 575 (50.22%) Firewall
2 440 (38.43%) WAN
3 408 (35.63%) LAN
4 282 (24.63%) Network Security
5 281 (24.54%) MPLS
6 259 (22.62%) VPN
7 246 (21.48%) BGP
8 220 (19.21%) OSPF
9 215 (18.78%) Wireless
10 188 (16.42%) TCP/IP
11 159 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
11 159 (13.89%) DNS
12 151 (13.19%) DHCP
13 131 (11.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 125 (10.92%) Internet
15 112 (9.78%) WLAN
16 108 (9.43%) VLAN
17 107 (9.34%) IPsec
18 106 (9.26%) VoIP
19 87 (7.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.05%) Big Data
3 11 (0.96%) MySQL
4 5 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (0.44%) Data Lake
5 3 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.087%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.087%) GIS
7 1 (0.087%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.087%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.087%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (2.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.96%) Subversion
4 9 (0.79%) JIRA
5 6 (0.52%) Bitbucket
5 6 (0.52%) git-flow
6 5 (0.44%) Fiddler
6 5 (0.44%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.26%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.17%) Maven
8 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.087%) Ant
9 1 (0.087%) JUnit
9 1 (0.087%) MSI
9 1 (0.087%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.087%) WinDbg
General
1 249 (21.75%) Finance
2 128 (11.18%) Telecoms
3 71 (6.20%) Retail
4 66 (5.76%) Banking
5 36 (3.14%) Public Sector
6 29 (2.53%) Legal
7 21 (1.83%) Law
8 20 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.75%) Marketing
9 19 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.48%) German Language
11 16 (1.40%) French Language
12 15 (1.31%) Italian Language
13 12 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.70%) Advertising
15 7 (0.61%) Publishing
16 6 (0.52%) Games
17 5 (0.44%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.44%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 472 (41.22%) Network Engineer
2 127 (11.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 110 (9.61%) Architect
4 109 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 108 (9.43%) Consultant
6 96 (8.38%) Analyst
7 88 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 88 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 76 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 73 (6.38%) Network Consultant
9 73 (6.38%) Network Security Engineer
10 61 (5.33%) Support Engineer
11 54 (4.72%) IT Engineer
12 48 (4.19%) Network Architect
13 39 (3.41%) Security Analyst
14 38 (3.32%) Network Analyst
15 37 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
16 34 (2.97%) Senior Consultant
17 31 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
18 29 (2.53%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.45%) 802.1X
2 15 (1.31%) XMPP
3 11 (0.96%) LDAP
4 10 (0.87%) LAMP
5 9 (0.79%) .NET
5 9 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 9 (0.79%) Web Services
6 6 (0.52%) AngularJS
6 6 (0.52%) GraphQL
6 6 (0.52%) Kafka
6 6 (0.52%) Node.js
6 6 (0.52%) React
6 6 (0.52%) REST
6 6 (0.52%) Spring
6 6 (0.52%) Spring MVC
6 6 (0.52%) Vue.js
7 3 (0.26%) OAuth
7 3 (0.26%) OpenID
7 3 (0.26%) SailPoint
7 3 (0.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 285 (24.89%) Data Centre
2 90 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (4.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 47 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 45 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (2.10%) Public Cloud
7 21 (1.83%) Private Cloud
8 14 (1.22%) Replication
8 14 (1.22%) User Experience
9 13 (1.14%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.05%) Clustering
11 11 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
12 10 (0.87%) IPTV
12 10 (0.87%) MPEG
12 10 (0.87%) Social Media
12 10 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.70%) CCTV
13 8 (0.70%) CESG
13 8 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 269 (23.49%) Windows
2 146 (12.75%) Linux
3 141 (12.31%) Windows Server
4 72 (6.29%) Windows 10
5 63 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (3.76%) Windows 7
8 27 (2.36%) Unix
9 26 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 23 (2.01%) Ubuntu
11 21 (1.83%) CentOS
11 21 (1.83%) Windows 8
12 16 (1.40%) Mac OS
13 12 (1.05%) Solaris
14 10 (0.87%) Android
15 9 (0.79%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.44%) Debian
18 5 (0.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (16.07%) ITIL
2 136 (11.88%) Cybersecurity
3 128 (11.18%) Network Design
4 112 (9.78%) Information Security
5 100 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
6 98 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 95 (8.30%) Network Monitoring
8 87 (7.60%) Presales
9 75 (6.55%) SIEM
10 70 (6.11%) Service Management
11 66 (5.76%) Load Balancing
11 66 (5.76%) Project Management
12 63 (5.50%) Network Management
13 61 (5.33%) Computer Science
13 61 (5.33%) Migration
14 58 (5.07%) Project Delivery
15 54 (4.72%) TOGAF
16 53 (4.63%) Risk Management
17 48 (4.19%) DevOps
17 48 (4.19%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 49 (4.28%) PowerShell
2 47 (4.10%) Python
3 40 (3.49%) SQL
4 23 (2.01%) Bash Shell
5 20 (1.75%) C
6 6 (0.52%) Perl
7 5 (0.44%) Java
7 5 (0.44%) R
8 4 (0.35%) C++
8 4 (0.35%) PHP
8 4 (0.35%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.26%) C#
9 3 (0.26%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.26%) VBScript
10 1 (0.087%) Tcl
10 1 (0.087%) VB
Qualifications
1 678 (59.21%) CCNP
2 618 (53.97%) CCNA
3 211 (18.43%) CCIE
4 205 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 187 (16.33%) Degree
6 150 (13.10%) MCSE
7 108 (9.43%) CISSP
8 90 (7.86%) MCSA
9 68 (5.94%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 63 (5.50%) CISM
11 62 (5.41%) CCSA
12 55 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 46 (4.02%) CISA
13 46 (4.02%) Security Cleared
14 43 (3.76%) JNCIP
15 41 (3.58%) SANS
16 39 (3.41%) CCDP
16 39 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
16 39 (3.41%) MCITP
17 37 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 52 (4.54%) SLA
3 51 (4.45%) NIST
4 31 (2.71%) PCI DSS
5 30 (2.62%) GDPR
6 18 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (1.40%) COBIT
8 13 (1.14%) QA
9 9 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 9 (0.79%) PMO
10 8 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 8 (0.70%) MiFID
11 7 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 5 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 5 (0.44%) NCSC
12 5 (0.44%) NIST 800
System Software
1 172 (15.02%) Active Directory
2 132 (11.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (2.79%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.36%) Docker
5 20 (1.75%) XenApp
5 20 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 18 (1.57%) VMware NSX
7 16 (1.40%) vSphere
8 15 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.14%) Firmware
10 10 (0.87%) DRBD
10 10 (0.87%) GlusterFS
10 10 (0.87%) ProxySG
11 9 (0.79%) BitLocker
11 9 (0.79%) NFS
11 9 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.52%) Xen
13 5 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
15 3 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 44 (3.84%) FortiGate
2 37 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 37 (3.23%) SCCM
3 30 (2.62%) Puppet
4 29 (2.53%) Ansible
4 29 (2.53%) Kubernetes
5 26 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
6 22 (1.92%) Nagios
7 16 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
7 16 (1.40%) Nessus
8 14 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
9 12 (1.05%) Stealthwatch
10 11 (0.96%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.87%) Galera Cluster
12 9 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.61%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.52%) Cisco CME
14 6 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.52%) Terraform
15 5 (0.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 755 (65.94%) Cisco
2 245 (21.40%) VMware
3 191 (16.68%) Microsoft
4 187 (16.33%) Palo Alto
5 174 (15.20%) CheckPoint
6 166 (14.50%) Juniper
7 135 (11.79%) F5
8 107 (9.34%) Citrix
9 104 (9.08%) Meraki
10 95 (8.30%) SolarWinds
11 77 (6.72%) HP
12 75 (6.55%) Fortinet
13 53 (4.63%) Aruba
14 52 (4.54%) NetApp
15 46 (4.02%) Dell
16 36 (3.14%) Blue Coat
17 31 (2.71%) EMC
18 30 (2.62%) Zscaler
19 24 (2.10%) Qualys
20 23 (2.01%) Red Hat