Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 300 132 173
Rank change year-on-year -168 +41 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 554 520 1,166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.13% 2.59% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 12.70% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 450 418 890
10th Percentile £31,925 £34,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,027
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £68,125 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.93% +23.86% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £92,188 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,125 £120,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

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 8,491 4,096 11,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.32% 20.38% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,279 3,203 8,553
10th Percentile £37,744 £38,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £110,000 £96,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -82 80 £65,000 -10.34% 33
West London -62 23 £47,500 +1.60% 6
South London -21 13 £47,500 -24.00% 4
East London -13 4 £57,500 -32.35% 11
North London - 3 £45,000 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 327 (59.03%) Cisco
2 287 (51.81%) CCNP
3 279 (50.36%) CCNA
4 252 (45.49%) Firewall
5 164 (29.60%) Azure
6 123 (22.20%) Windows
7 122 (22.02%) Microsoft
8 121 (21.84%) BGP
9 118 (21.30%) Microsoft 365
10 115 (20.76%) WAN
11 105 (18.95%) Finance
12 103 (18.59%) OSPF
12 103 (18.59%) Social Skills
13 100 (18.05%) VPN
14 97 (17.51%) LAN
14 97 (17.51%) MPLS
15 95 (17.15%) CCIE
15 95 (17.15%) ITIL
15 95 (17.15%) Palo Alto
16 93 (16.79%) Data Centre
16 93 (16.79%) Network Security
17 88 (15.88%) Active Directory
18 87 (15.70%) AWS
19 86 (15.52%) Degree
20 82 (14.80%) Wireless
21 78 (14.08%) Linux
21 78 (14.08%) Cybersecurity
22 73 (13.18%) Juniper
23 72 (13.00%) Python
23 72 (13.00%) Network Design

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 24 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.08%) IIS
4 5 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.72%) SAS
6 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.18%) nginx
8 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 65 (11.73%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (3.97%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.44%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 164 (29.60%) Azure
2 118 (21.30%) Microsoft 365
3 87 (15.70%) AWS
4 28 (5.05%) GCP
5 22 (3.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (3.07%) SaaS
7 16 (2.89%) Mimecast
8 13 (2.35%) Google Workspace
9 11 (1.99%) Azure Sentinel
9 11 (1.99%) GitHub
9 11 (1.99%) Power Platform
9 11 (1.99%) PowerApps
10 10 (1.81%) IaaS
11 9 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (1.44%) Azure Storage
13 6 (1.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 6 (1.08%) OneDrive
13 6 (1.08%) Serverless
14 5 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.90%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 252 (45.49%) Firewall
2 121 (21.84%) BGP
3 115 (20.76%) WAN
4 103 (18.59%) OSPF
5 100 (18.05%) VPN
6 97 (17.51%) LAN
6 97 (17.51%) MPLS
7 93 (16.79%) Network Security
8 82 (14.80%) Wireless
9 70 (12.64%) TCP/IP
10 62 (11.19%) DNS
11 57 (10.29%) Multicast
12 48 (8.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 48 (8.66%) DHCP
13 39 (7.04%) VLAN
14 38 (6.86%) VoIP
15 35 (6.32%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (6.14%) Broadband
16 34 (6.14%) SNMP
16 34 (6.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.81%) MySQL
1 10 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (0.54%) Big Data
3 3 (0.54%) Blockchain
3 3 (0.54%) Data Lake
3 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.36%) DB2
4 2 (0.36%) GIS
4 2 (0.36%) InfluxDB
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.18%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (1.81%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.72%) JIRA
5 3 (0.54%) kappa
6 2 (0.36%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.18%) GitLab
7 1 (0.18%) GoCD
7 1 (0.18%) Maven
7 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 105 (18.95%) Finance
2 103 (18.59%) Social Skills
3 69 (12.45%) Telecoms
4 35 (6.32%) Banking
5 22 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.79%) Documentation Skills
7 20 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (3.61%) Law
8 15 (2.71%) Retail
9 13 (2.35%) Public Sector
10 12 (2.17%) Games
11 7 (1.26%) French Language
11 7 (1.26%) German Language
11 7 (1.26%) Italian Language
11 7 (1.26%) Marketing
11 7 (1.26%) Organisational Skills
11 7 (1.26%) Portuguese Language
11 7 (1.26%) Spanish Language
12 6 (1.08%) Legal
13 5 (0.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 210 (37.91%) Network Engineer
2 56 (10.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 46 (8.30%) Cisco Engineer
4 39 (7.04%) Support Engineer
5 34 (6.14%) Consultant
6 32 (5.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 31 (5.60%) Analyst
7 31 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (4.87%) Security Engineer
9 26 (4.69%) Security Consultant
10 21 (3.79%) Architect
10 21 (3.79%) IP Engineer
10 21 (3.79%) IT Engineer
10 21 (3.79%) IT Manager
11 20 (3.61%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 18 (3.25%) NOC Engineer
13 17 (3.07%) Cloud Engineer
13 17 (3.07%) Network Manager
13 17 (3.07%) Principal Engineer
13 17 (3.07%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.53%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.44%) JSON
2 8 (1.44%) XML
2 8 (1.44%) XMPP
3 5 (0.90%) OAuth
4 3 (0.54%) Kafka
4 3 (0.54%) LDAP
4 3 (0.54%) RESTful
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (0.36%) REST
5 2 (0.36%) SOAP
6 1 (0.18%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.18%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.18%) SAML
6 1 (0.18%) Velocity
6 1 (0.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 93 (16.79%) Data Centre
2 33 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.53%) Public Cloud
4 10 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (1.62%) User Experience
6 7 (1.26%) BYOD
6 7 (1.26%) Cloud Native
6 7 (1.26%) Social Media
7 6 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.08%) IPTV
7 6 (1.08%) Replication
8 5 (0.90%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.72%) Digital Signage
9 4 (0.72%) Internet of Things
9 4 (0.72%) PKI
9 4 (0.72%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.54%) Cyberattack
10 3 (0.54%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.54%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 123 (22.20%) Windows
2 78 (14.08%) Linux
3 64 (11.55%) Windows Server
4 34 (6.14%) Windows 10
5 25 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (3.79%) Windows Server 2016
7 17 (3.07%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (2.89%) Mac OS
9 15 (2.71%) CentOS
10 13 (2.35%) Unix
11 12 (2.17%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.62%) Windows 7
13 8 (1.44%) Android
13 8 (1.44%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.72%) CatOS
14 4 (0.72%) VMS
15 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.36%) SUSE
15 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (17.15%) ITIL
2 78 (14.08%) Cybersecurity
3 72 (13.00%) Network Design
4 68 (12.27%) Information Security
5 60 (10.83%) Problem-Solving
6 58 (10.47%) Project Management
7 57 (10.29%) Change Management
8 45 (8.12%) Migration
9 43 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 41 (7.40%) Network Monitoring
11 39 (7.04%) DevOps
11 39 (7.04%) Project Delivery
12 35 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 34 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (5.96%) Presales
15 31 (5.60%) Computer Science
16 29 (5.23%) Mentoring
17 28 (5.05%) SIEM
18 27 (4.87%) Network Management
19 25 (4.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (13.00%) Python
2 47 (8.48%) PowerShell
3 26 (4.69%) Bash Shell
4 17 (3.07%) SQL
5 16 (2.89%) C
6 10 (1.81%) Perl
7 6 (1.08%) PHP
8 5 (0.90%) Java
9 4 (0.72%) C++
9 4 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.54%) C#
10 3 (0.54%) Ruby
10 3 (0.54%) Scala
11 2 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 287 (51.81%) CCNP
2 279 (50.36%) CCNA
3 95 (17.15%) CCIE
4 86 (15.52%) Degree
5 69 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (11.73%) CISSP
7 52 (9.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 39 (7.04%) MCSE
9 36 (6.50%) CCSP
10 34 (6.14%) CISM
11 32 (5.78%) MCSA
12 29 (5.23%) JNCIA
13 19 (3.43%) SSCP
14 18 (3.25%) CEH
14 18 (3.25%) GIAC
15 17 (3.07%) CCDP
15 17 (3.07%) CCENT
15 17 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
16 16 (2.89%) JNCIP
16 16 (2.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.76%) GDPR
2 41 (7.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (6.68%) SLA
4 21 (3.79%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.17%) NIST
6 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.36%) IASME
8 2 (0.36%) QA
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) SOC 2
System Software
1 88 (15.88%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.17%) Docker
5 10 (1.81%) XenApp
6 9 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.26%) VMware NSX
9 6 (1.08%) vSphere
10 4 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 44 (7.94%) Ansible
2 34 (6.14%) Nagios
3 32 (5.78%) Microsoft Intune
4 24 (4.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 21 (3.79%) Terraform
6 19 (3.43%) Kubernetes
7 12 (2.17%) SCCM
8 11 (1.99%) CASB
9 10 (1.81%) Puppet
10 9 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (1.26%) FortiGate
11 7 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (1.08%) Consul
12 6 (1.08%) Icinga
12 6 (1.08%) Istio
12 6 (1.08%) Nmap
12 6 (1.08%) OpenNMS
12 6 (1.08%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.90%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 327 (59.03%) Cisco
2 122 (22.02%) Microsoft
3 95 (17.15%) Palo Alto
4 73 (13.18%) Juniper
5 71 (12.82%) VMware
6 58 (10.47%) SolarWinds
7 42 (7.58%) Citrix
7 42 (7.58%) Meraki
8 38 (6.86%) CheckPoint
9 35 (6.32%) F5
10 33 (5.96%) HP
11 28 (5.05%) Fortinet
12 23 (4.15%) Google
13 22 (3.97%) Apple
14 21 (3.79%) Aruba
15 17 (3.07%) Nokia
16 13 (2.35%) Red Hat
16 13 (2.35%) Ruckus Wireless
16 13 (2.35%) SAP
16 13 (2.35%) SonicWALL