Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 174 137
Rank change year-on-year -20 -37 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 1,312 1,600 1,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.91% 2.12% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.46% 9.31% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,097 1,435 1,694
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 15,500 17,190 18,899
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.54% 22.80% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11,482 12,726 15,879
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 September 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 26 September 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 -36 272 £57,500 +4.55% 40
West London -65 47 £50,000 +17.65% 14
East London -22 27 £54,500 -3.11% 10
South London -36 17 £44,348 +4.35% 3
North London +1 2 £68,750 +10.00%
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1,040 (79.27%) Cisco
2 837 (63.80%) CCNP
3 702 (53.51%) Firewall
4 653 (49.77%) CCNA
5 457 (34.83%) WAN
6 384 (29.27%) CCIE
7 359 (27.36%) BGP
8 339 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
9 338 (25.76%) MPLS
10 336 (25.61%) Wireless
11 327 (24.92%) VPN
12 314 (23.93%) OSPF
13 313 (23.86%) F5
14 306 (23.32%) LAN
15 300 (22.87%) Finance
16 289 (22.03%) CheckPoint
17 288 (21.95%) Data Centre
18 287 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
19 286 (21.80%) VMware
20 283 (21.57%) Microsoft
21 262 (19.97%) Windows
22 253 (19.28%) Network Security
23 251 (19.13%) Juniper
24 226 (17.23%) Palo Alto
25 204 (15.55%) TCP/IP
26 203 (15.47%) Degree
27 187 (14.25%) VMware Infrastructure
28 185 (14.10%) SolarWinds
29 181 (13.80%) Linux
30 179 (13.64%) Telecoms

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 54 (4.12%) Skype for Business
2 48 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 25 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 22 (1.68%) IIS
5 16 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (1.07%) Apache Pig
7 13 (0.99%) OpenStack
8 9 (0.69%) Apache
8 9 (0.69%) Joomla!
8 9 (0.69%) WordPress
9 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.38%) CMS
10 5 (0.38%) SAS
11 4 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.076%) Confluence
14 1 (0.076%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.076%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 123 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (6.48%) Office 365
4 18 (1.37%) SaaS
5 14 (1.07%) IaaS
6 10 (0.76%) Mimecast
7 9 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.69%) PaaS
8 8 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.46%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.30%) Route 53
10 4 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.15%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.15%) Serverless
13 1 (0.076%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 702 (53.51%) Firewall
2 457 (34.83%) WAN
3 359 (27.36%) BGP
4 339 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
5 338 (25.76%) MPLS
6 336 (25.61%) Wireless
7 327 (24.92%) VPN
8 314 (23.93%) OSPF
9 306 (23.32%) LAN
10 287 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 253 (19.28%) Network Security
12 204 (15.55%) TCP/IP
13 138 (10.52%) DNS
14 135 (10.29%) Cisco Wireless
15 123 (9.38%) EIGRP
16 114 (8.69%) Cisco ISE
17 111 (8.46%) Wi-Fi
18 110 (8.38%) IPsec
19 106 (8.08%) VPLS
20 102 (7.77%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (3.13%) Big Data
2 34 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.14%) MySQL
4 14 (1.07%) Apache Hive
4 14 (1.07%) Hadoop
5 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.15%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.15%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.076%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.076%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.076%) Informix
9 1 (0.076%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (1.83%) JIRA
2 18 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (0.91%) Bitbucket
4 12 (0.91%) CodeSonar
4 12 (0.91%) git-flow
4 12 (0.91%) Robot Framework
4 12 (0.91%) Selenium
5 11 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.53%) Metasploit
7 6 (0.46%) Redmine
8 4 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.30%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.23%) Hudson
10 1 (0.076%) AppScan
10 1 (0.076%) Burp Suite
10 1 (0.076%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.076%) Maven
General
1 300 (22.87%) Finance
2 179 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 152 (11.59%) Banking
4 85 (6.48%) Retail
5 54 (4.12%) Advertising
6 52 (3.96%) Law
7 43 (3.28%) German Language
7 43 (3.28%) Italian Language
8 40 (3.05%) Manufacturing
9 34 (2.59%) Legal
10 32 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 28 (2.13%) French Language
12 24 (1.83%) Financial Institution
12 24 (1.83%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.99%) Games
13 13 (0.99%) Spanish Language
14 9 (0.69%) Marketing
15 8 (0.61%) Back Office
16 6 (0.46%) Front Office
17 5 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 610 (46.49%) Network Engineer
2 185 (14.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 144 (10.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 140 (10.67%) Security Engineer
5 127 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 123 (9.38%) Architect
7 100 (7.62%) Consultant
7 100 (7.62%) Network Security Engineer
8 94 (7.16%) Analyst
9 88 (6.71%) Support Engineer
10 75 (5.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 68 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
12 53 (4.04%) Cisco Architect
13 52 (3.96%) Project Engineer
14 46 (3.51%) Network Support
15 45 (3.43%) Cisco Security Engineer
15 45 (3.43%) Network Specialist
16 44 (3.35%) Security Consultant
16 44 (3.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
17 42 (3.20%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (6.94%) 802.1X
2 38 (2.90%) XMPP
3 21 (1.60%) LAMP
4 18 (1.37%) .NET
5 15 (1.14%) Java EE
6 13 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 13 (0.99%) STL
6 13 (0.99%) Web Services
7 12 (0.91%) .NET Framework
7 12 (0.91%) Django
7 12 (0.91%) Node.js
7 12 (0.91%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (0.91%) REST
7 12 (0.91%) SOAP
7 12 (0.91%) Spring MVC
8 10 (0.76%) CSS
8 10 (0.76%) HTML
9 9 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
9 9 (0.69%) XML
9 9 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 288 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 111 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 56 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.44%) Fintech
6 32 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 22 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 18 (1.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 16 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 16 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (1.14%) Cybercrime
10 15 (1.14%) NHS
10 15 (1.14%) Private Cloud
10 15 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 14 (1.07%) BBC
12 13 (0.99%) Clustering
13 11 (0.84%) IPTV
13 11 (0.84%) Video\Live Streaming
14 10 (0.76%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 262 (19.97%) Windows
2 181 (13.80%) Linux
3 118 (8.99%) Windows Server
4 72 (5.49%) Unix
5 46 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (1.45%) Android
8 17 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (1.14%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.07%) Apple iOS
11 12 (0.91%) Windows 10
11 12 (0.91%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.69%) CentOS
12 9 (0.69%) Kali Linux
13 8 (0.61%) Solaris
14 7 (0.53%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.46%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.46%) VMS
16 4 (0.30%) AIX
16 4 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (12.27%) ITIL
2 147 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
3 121 (9.22%) Network Management
4 112 (8.54%) Cybersecurity
5 111 (8.46%) Network Design
5 111 (8.46%) Presales
6 92 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 92 (7.01%) Load Balancing
7 75 (5.72%) Network Monitoring
8 65 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 62 (4.73%) SIEM
10 60 (4.57%) Network Load Balancing
11 59 (4.50%) Kalman Filter
11 59 (4.50%) Time Management
12 57 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 57 (4.34%) Information Security
13 56 (4.27%) Network Architecture
14 55 (4.19%) Mentoring
15 50 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
16 49 (3.73%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 104 (7.93%) Python
2 55 (4.19%) PowerShell
3 47 (3.58%) Bash Shell
4 44 (3.35%) C
5 43 (3.28%) SQL
6 40 (3.05%) Perl
7 29 (2.21%) C#
8 27 (2.06%) Java
9 19 (1.45%) C++
10 14 (1.07%) JavaScript
10 14 (1.07%) PHP
11 13 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 12 (0.91%) VBA
13 11 (0.84%) Ruby
14 8 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.46%) Korn
16 5 (0.38%) AWK
16 5 (0.38%) sed
17 4 (0.30%) VB
18 3 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 837 (63.80%) CCNP
2 653 (49.77%) CCNA
3 384 (29.27%) CCIE
4 203 (15.47%) Degree
5 151 (11.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 131 (9.98%) MCSE
7 120 (9.15%) CISSP
8 97 (7.39%) Computer Science Degree
9 67 (5.11%) GIAC
10 66 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 62 (4.73%) Security Cleared
12 56 (4.27%) CISM
13 55 (4.19%) CCSP
14 46 (3.51%) CEH
15 44 (3.35%) CCDP
16 43 (3.28%) CCIE Routing and Switching
17 42 (3.20%) CCSA
18 41 (3.13%) SANS
19 40 (3.05%) CCVP
20 39 (2.97%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.26%) SLA
2 49 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (0.53%) GDPR
5 7 (0.53%) PMO
6 6 (0.46%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.38%) QA
8 4 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.23%) COBIT
9 3 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.076%) COSO
10 1 (0.076%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.076%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.076%) NIST 800
System Software
1 187 (14.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 63 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 41 (3.13%) VMware NSX
5 36 (2.74%) vSphere
6 29 (2.21%) XenApp
7 28 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (1.83%) Firmware
8 24 (1.83%) VMware Server
9 18 (1.37%) Docker
10 17 (1.30%) ProxySG
11 15 (1.14%) Terminal Services
11 15 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
12 14 (1.07%) XenDesktop
13 11 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (0.84%) XenServer
14 7 (0.53%) NFS
14 7 (0.53%) Samba
15 5 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
16 4 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 68 (5.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 68 (5.18%) Nagios
2 66 (5.03%) Cisco Prime
3 42 (3.20%) Ansible
4 36 (2.74%) Puppet
5 27 (2.06%) SolarWinds Orion
6 26 (1.98%) Stealthwatch
7 25 (1.91%) Cacti
8 20 (1.52%) SCCM
9 18 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
9 18 (1.37%) FortiGate
10 17 (1.30%) vCenter Server
11 15 (1.14%) Nessus
11 15 (1.14%) Salt
12 12 (0.91%) CASB
13 11 (0.84%) Terraform
14 10 (0.76%) QRadar
15 9 (0.69%) Backup Exec
16 8 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1,040 (79.27%) Cisco
2 313 (23.86%) F5
3 289 (22.03%) CheckPoint
4 286 (21.80%) VMware
5 283 (21.57%) Microsoft
6 251 (19.13%) Juniper
7 226 (17.23%) Palo Alto
8 185 (14.10%) SolarWinds
9 112 (8.54%) Citrix
10 107 (8.16%) Meraki
11 92 (7.01%) HP
12 90 (6.86%) NetApp
13 86 (6.55%) Dell
14 84 (6.40%) EMC
15 67 (5.11%) Fortinet
16 50 (3.81%) Splunk
17 45 (3.43%) Blue Coat
18 31 (2.36%) Zscaler
19 30 (2.29%) Arista
20 29 (2.21%) Infoblox