Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 161 181 174
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,126 1,234 1,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.23% 1.97% 1.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.52% 9.11% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1,044 1,179
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,125 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% 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 9,778 13,540 15,859
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.36% 21.60% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7,442 10,081 12,356
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +18 253 £62,500 +4.17% 35
South London +41 62 £50,000 +11.11% 9
West London +66 57 £60,000 +20.00% 20
East London +13 24 £41,229 -27.03% 9
North London -3 5 £85,000 +70.00% 5
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 720 (63.94%) Cisco
2 667 (59.24%) CCNP
3 590 (52.40%) Firewall
4 528 (46.89%) CCNA
5 397 (35.26%) WAN
6 346 (30.73%) LAN
7 293 (26.02%) BGP
8 285 (25.31%) Network Security
9 279 (24.78%) Finance
10 263 (23.36%) OSPF
11 246 (21.85%) VPN
12 245 (21.76%) MPLS
13 243 (21.58%) Palo Alto
14 240 (21.31%) Azure
15 238 (21.14%) Microsoft
16 232 (20.60%) TCP/IP
17 231 (20.52%) Data Centre
18 220 (19.54%) CCIE
19 218 (19.36%) Windows
20 216 (19.18%) Wireless
21 205 (18.21%) VMware
22 177 (15.72%) Active Directory
23 174 (15.45%) AWS
24 173 (15.36%) Microsoft Certification
25 171 (15.19%) ITIL
26 163 (14.48%) Cisco ASA
27 161 (14.30%) Juniper
28 157 (13.94%) DNS
29 153 (13.59%) Degree
30 150 (13.32%) DHCP

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 31 (2.75%) MS Exchange
2 28 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 27 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 24 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (1.87%) IIS
6 15 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (0.71%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.36%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.089%) Apache
11 1 (0.089%) Confluence
11 1 (0.089%) LiveLink
Applications
1 41 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.75%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.089%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.27%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 240 (21.31%) Azure
2 174 (15.45%) AWS
3 127 (11.28%) Office 365
4 29 (2.58%) GCP
5 14 (1.24%) OpenShift
6 12 (1.07%) IaaS
7 10 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.89%) Mimecast
7 10 (0.89%) SaaS
8 9 (0.80%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 9 (0.80%) PaaS
9 7 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.27%) G Suite
11 3 (0.27%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.089%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.089%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.089%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 590 (52.40%) Firewall
2 397 (35.26%) WAN
3 346 (30.73%) LAN
4 293 (26.02%) BGP
5 285 (25.31%) Network Security
6 263 (23.36%) OSPF
7 246 (21.85%) VPN
8 245 (21.76%) MPLS
9 232 (20.60%) TCP/IP
10 216 (19.18%) Wireless
11 163 (14.48%) Cisco ASA
12 157 (13.94%) DNS
13 150 (13.32%) DHCP
14 142 (12.61%) IPsec
15 135 (11.99%) VoIP
16 132 (11.72%) VLAN
17 112 (9.95%) Internet
18 98 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
19 92 (8.17%) Wi-Fi
20 86 (7.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.71%) Big Data
3 5 (0.44%) MySQL
4 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.089%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.089%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.089%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.089%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.089%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.089%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 13 (1.15%) Git (software)
3 9 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.62%) JIRA
5 4 (0.36%) Bitbucket
5 4 (0.36%) Fiddler
5 4 (0.36%) git-flow
5 4 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.27%) Subversion
7 2 (0.18%) Postman
7 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.089%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.089%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.089%) MSI
8 1 (0.089%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 279 (24.78%) Finance
2 146 (12.97%) Telecoms
3 64 (5.68%) Banking
4 52 (4.62%) Retail
5 50 (4.44%) Law
6 37 (3.29%) Legal
7 35 (3.11%) Public Sector
8 24 (2.13%) Marketing
9 21 (1.87%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.60%) French Language
11 13 (1.15%) German Language
11 13 (1.15%) Italian Language
12 8 (0.71%) Japanese Language
13 7 (0.62%) Advertising
13 7 (0.62%) Electronics
14 6 (0.53%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.36%) Back Office
17 3 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 535 (47.51%) Network Engineer
2 156 (13.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 89 (7.90%) Security Engineer
4 83 (7.37%) Analyst
5 79 (7.02%) Cisco Engineer
6 78 (6.93%) Network Security Engineer
7 73 (6.48%) Consultant
8 71 (6.31%) Support Engineer
9 65 (5.77%) Architect
10 61 (5.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 59 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 51 (4.53%) IT Engineer
13 35 (3.11%) Cloud Engineer
13 35 (3.11%) Network Analyst
13 35 (3.11%) Security Consultant
14 34 (3.02%) Security Analyst
15 29 (2.58%) Network Consultant
16 27 (2.40%) Information Officer
16 27 (2.40%) Information Security Officer
16 27 (2.40%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.46%) 802.1X
2 20 (1.78%) XMPP
3 12 (1.07%) OAuth
3 12 (1.07%) OpenID
3 12 (1.07%) SailPoint
3 12 (1.07%) SAML
3 12 (1.07%) Web Services
4 7 (0.62%) .NET
4 7 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 7 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (0.44%) REST
6 4 (0.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.36%) GraphQL
6 4 (0.36%) Kafka
6 4 (0.36%) LDAP
6 4 (0.36%) Node.js
6 4 (0.36%) React
6 4 (0.36%) Spring
6 4 (0.36%) Spring MVC
6 4 (0.36%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 231 (20.52%) Data Centre
2 56 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
6 24 (2.13%) Public Cloud
7 22 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 21 (1.87%) Private Cloud
9 16 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (1.24%) CCTV
11 9 (0.80%) Replication
11 9 (0.80%) User Experience
12 8 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 7 (0.62%) Handset
14 5 (0.44%) Cyberattack
14 5 (0.44%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.44%) Fibre Optics
14 5 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (0.44%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 218 (19.36%) Windows
2 129 (11.46%) Linux
3 122 (10.83%) Windows Server
4 62 (5.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 55 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (4.26%) Windows 10
7 27 (2.40%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.78%) Mac OS X
8 20 (1.78%) Ubuntu
9 18 (1.60%) CentOS
10 15 (1.33%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.15%) Unix
12 12 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.71%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.71%) Solaris
14 7 (0.62%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.44%) Android
15 5 (0.44%) Debian
16 4 (0.36%) Fedora
16 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (15.19%) ITIL
2 149 (13.23%) Information Security
3 112 (9.95%) Cybersecurity
3 112 (9.95%) Network Design
4 99 (8.79%) SIEM
5 94 (8.35%) Load Balancing
5 94 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
6 83 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 74 (6.57%) Risk Management
8 69 (6.13%) Network Monitoring
9 60 (5.33%) Network Management
10 57 (5.06%) Change Management
11 55 (4.88%) Penetration Testing
12 52 (4.62%) Computer Science
13 46 (4.09%) Data Protection
13 46 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 46 (4.09%) Presales
13 46 (4.09%) Project Management
13 46 (4.09%) Security Architecture
14 43 (3.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 63 (5.60%) PowerShell
2 59 (5.24%) Python
3 38 (3.37%) SQL
4 21 (1.87%) Bash Shell
5 19 (1.69%) C
6 8 (0.71%) Perl
7 4 (0.36%) VBScript
8 3 (0.27%) C#
8 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.18%) C++
9 2 (0.18%) Java
9 2 (0.18%) Ruby
10 1 (0.089%) Go
10 1 (0.089%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.089%) PHP
10 1 (0.089%) VB
Qualifications
1 667 (59.24%) CCNP
2 528 (46.89%) CCNA
3 220 (19.54%) CCIE
4 173 (15.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 153 (13.59%) Degree
6 121 (10.75%) MCSE
7 112 (9.95%) CISSP
8 76 (6.75%) MCSA
9 70 (6.22%) CISM
10 65 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 64 (5.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 49 (4.35%) CCDP
13 47 (4.17%) CCSA
14 46 (4.09%) JNCIP
15 45 (4.00%) Security Cleared
16 40 (3.55%) CCSP
17 39 (3.46%) MCITP
18 37 (3.29%) JNCIA
19 36 (3.20%) SC Cleared
20 35 (3.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.75%) SLA
2 66 (5.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 60 (5.33%) NIST
4 48 (4.26%) GDPR
5 35 (3.11%) PCI DSS
6 26 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (0.89%) COBIT
8 9 (0.80%) QA
9 8 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 7 (0.62%) NIST 800
11 5 (0.44%) NCSC
11 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.36%) ISO 22301
12 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.18%) FedRAMP
13 2 (0.18%) FISMA
13 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 2 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 177 (15.72%) Active Directory
2 124 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.31%) VMware NSX
5 21 (1.87%) Firmware
6 18 (1.60%) Docker
7 16 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (1.24%) vSphere
8 14 (1.24%) XenDesktop
9 13 (1.15%) XenApp
10 10 (0.89%) ProxySG
11 9 (0.80%) Xen
12 7 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.53%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.44%) NFS
14 5 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.36%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.36%) Samba
15 4 (0.36%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 44 (3.91%) Cisco CUCM
3 39 (3.46%) Ansible
4 36 (3.20%) SCCM
5 28 (2.49%) Puppet
6 18 (1.60%) Kubernetes
7 16 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (1.07%) Cisco CME
8 12 (1.07%) Nagios
9 11 (0.98%) Nessus
10 10 (0.89%) vCenter Server
11 9 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
12 8 (0.71%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.71%) SCOM
12 8 (0.71%) Stealthwatch
13 7 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.62%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 720 (63.94%) Cisco
2 243 (21.58%) Palo Alto
3 238 (21.14%) Microsoft
4 205 (18.21%) VMware
5 161 (14.30%) Juniper
6 134 (11.90%) CheckPoint
7 132 (11.72%) F5
8 122 (10.83%) SolarWinds
9 108 (9.59%) Meraki
10 88 (7.82%) Citrix
11 70 (6.22%) Fortinet
11 70 (6.22%) HP
12 48 (4.26%) Aruba
13 29 (2.58%) Blue Coat
14 28 (2.49%) Arista
15 25 (2.22%) Extreme Networks
15 25 (2.22%) NetApp
16 23 (2.04%) Infoblox
17 21 (1.87%) Zscaler
18 20 (1.78%) CyberArk