Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 571 514 424
Rank change year-on-year -57 -90 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 246 368 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.49% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.52% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 229 324 508
London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £44,500 £35,225 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,375 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +1.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 65,509 71,041 76,412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.41% 94.78% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 53,324 55,629 66,405
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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 -15 51 £70,000 +40.00% 8
West London +7 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South London -7 8 £47,500 +26.67% 1
East London -4 3 £56,500 +22.83%
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 246 (100.00%) Cisco
2 191 (77.64%) Cisco Certification
3 159 (64.63%) CCNP
4 118 (47.97%) WAN
5 112 (45.53%) Firewall
6 102 (41.46%) Wireless
7 100 (40.65%) CCNA
8 93 (37.80%) VPN
8 93 (37.80%) F5
9 91 (36.99%) Cisco ASA
10 83 (33.74%) MPLS
11 82 (33.33%) BGP
11 82 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 72 (29.27%) SolarWinds
12 72 (29.27%) Data Centre
13 70 (28.46%) OSPF
14 69 (28.05%) Network Management
15 65 (26.42%) Finance
16 63 (25.61%) LAN
17 58 (23.58%) Meraki
18 57 (23.17%) VPLS
19 56 (22.76%) Cisco Wireless
20 52 (21.14%) Cisco ISE
20 52 (21.14%) Nagios
21 51 (20.73%) Cisco Prime
22 48 (19.51%) Network Load Balancing
23 46 (18.70%) Juniper
24 45 (18.29%) Cisco Firepower
24 45 (18.29%) CheckPoint
25 41 (16.67%) VMware

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 7 (2.85%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.03%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.81%) Apache
4 2 (0.81%) IIS
4 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.41%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.63%) SaaS
5 3 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.22%) IaaS
5 3 (1.22%) PaaS
5 3 (1.22%) Serverless
6 2 (0.81%) Office 365
7 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 118 (47.97%) WAN
2 112 (45.53%) Firewall
3 102 (41.46%) Wireless
4 93 (37.80%) VPN
5 91 (36.99%) Cisco ASA
6 83 (33.74%) MPLS
7 82 (33.33%) BGP
7 82 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 70 (28.46%) OSPF
9 63 (25.61%) LAN
10 57 (23.17%) VPLS
11 56 (22.76%) Cisco Wireless
12 52 (21.14%) Cisco ISE
13 45 (18.29%) Cisco Firepower
14 38 (15.45%) TCP/IP
15 36 (14.63%) Network Security
16 27 (10.98%) EIGRP
16 27 (10.98%) Multicast
16 27 (10.98%) VLAN
17 26 (10.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.22%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 65 (26.42%) Finance
2 22 (8.94%) Banking
3 16 (6.50%) Financial Institution
4 14 (5.69%) Law
5 12 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.44%) Front Office
7 4 (1.63%) Retail
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.82%) 802.1X
2 18 (7.32%) XMPP
3 2 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.81%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (29.27%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.69%) Fintech
3 8 (3.25%) Clustering
3 8 (3.25%) Hedge funds
4 4 (1.63%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.81%) Eurex
7 1 (0.41%) BYOD
7 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.41%) CMDB
7 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.41%) Equities
7 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.41%) Handset
7 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) PKI
7 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.72%) Linux
2 14 (5.69%) Windows
3 12 (4.88%) CentOS
4 11 (4.47%) Fedora
4 11 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.07%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.22%) Unix
7 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) SUSE
9 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (28.05%) Network Management
2 48 (19.51%) Network Load Balancing
3 34 (13.82%) Network Design
4 26 (10.57%) High Availability
5 25 (10.16%) Server Virtualisation
6 23 (9.35%) Load Balancing
7 22 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 20 (8.13%) Low Latency
9 18 (7.32%) Network Architecture
10 16 (6.50%) Time Management
11 15 (6.10%) DevOps
12 14 (5.69%) Presales
13 13 (5.28%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (4.47%) Automated Trading
14 11 (4.47%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.47%) ITIL
14 11 (4.47%) Mathematics
15 10 (4.07%) Network Monitoring
16 9 (3.66%) Change Control
16 9 (3.66%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.32%) Python
2 13 (5.28%) Bash Shell
2 13 (5.28%) Perl
3 12 (4.88%) Ruby
4 11 (4.47%) Bourne shell
4 11 (4.47%) Korn
4 11 (4.47%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.22%) R
5 3 (1.22%) SQL
6 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 191 (77.64%) Cisco Certification
2 159 (64.63%) CCNP
3 100 (40.65%) CCNA
4 39 (15.85%) CCIE
5 15 (6.10%) CCSA
5 15 (6.10%) Degree
5 15 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.69%) CCSE
6 14 (5.69%) MCSE
7 12 (4.88%) JNCIP
7 12 (4.88%) RHCE
8 11 (4.47%) CCVP
8 11 (4.47%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (4.47%) RHCA
8 11 (4.47%) RHCSA
9 8 (3.25%) CCDP
10 6 (2.44%) JNCIE
11 5 (2.03%) CCDA
12 4 (1.63%) CCIE Security
12 4 (1.63%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) SLA
2 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.81%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) GCP
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (10.16%) VMware Server
3 4 (1.63%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.81%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.41%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 52 (21.14%) Nagios
2 51 (20.73%) Cisco Prime
3 33 (13.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 25 (10.16%) Stealthwatch
5 18 (7.32%) FortiGate
6 15 (6.10%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.63%) Ansible
8 3 (1.22%) Cacti
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (1.22%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.22%) SCOM
8 3 (1.22%) Terraform
9 2 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.81%) Grafana
9 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.81%) vRealize
10 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.41%) Puppet
10 1 (0.41%) QRadar
Vendors
1 246 (100.00%) Cisco
2 93 (37.80%) F5
3 72 (29.27%) SolarWinds
4 58 (23.58%) Meraki
5 46 (18.70%) Juniper
6 45 (18.29%) CheckPoint
7 41 (16.67%) VMware
8 40 (16.26%) Palo Alto
9 32 (13.01%) Microsoft
10 28 (11.38%) NetApp
11 17 (6.91%) Citrix
11 17 (6.91%) EMC
12 13 (5.28%) Red Hat
13 12 (4.88%) Fortinet
14 11 (4.47%) Arista
15 8 (3.25%) Symantec
16 7 (2.85%) Forcepoint
16 7 (2.85%) Mitel
17 6 (2.44%) Dell
17 6 (2.44%) HP