Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 535 428 371
Rank change year-on-year -107 -57 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 288 461 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.68% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 262 436 621
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year -5.26% -0.52% +12.35%

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 65,881 67,434 81,734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.91% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53,582 57,715 69,841
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -69 41 £47,500 -9.52% 6
West London +30 38 £50,000 - 5
East London +16 15 £58,000 +22.11%
South London -9 5 £28,000 -46.67%
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 288 (100.00%) Cisco
2 193 (67.01%) Cisco Certification
3 159 (55.21%) Firewall
4 144 (50.00%) CCNP
5 109 (37.85%) CCNA
6 105 (36.46%) BGP
7 95 (32.99%) MPLS
8 91 (31.60%) OSPF
9 77 (26.74%) CCIE
10 76 (26.39%) VPN
10 76 (26.39%) WAN
11 72 (25.00%) Finance
12 70 (24.31%) Microsoft
13 64 (22.22%) DNS
13 64 (22.22%) LAN
13 64 (22.22%) Windows
14 62 (21.53%) Wireless
15 61 (21.18%) VMware
15 61 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
16 60 (20.83%) Palo Alto
17 58 (20.14%) Cisco Nexus
17 58 (20.14%) IPsec
18 57 (19.79%) Data Centre
19 55 (19.10%) Network Security
19 55 (19.10%) Linux
20 50 (17.36%) VoIP
21 48 (16.67%) Active Directory
21 48 (16.67%) EIGRP
21 48 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
22 46 (15.97%) Network Design

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 19 (6.60%) MS Exchange
2 18 (6.25%) CMS
3 16 (5.56%) SAS
4 15 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (4.86%) Skype for Business
6 9 (3.13%) Apache
7 4 (1.39%) IIS
7 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.25%) Office 365
3 17 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 159 (55.21%) Firewall
2 105 (36.46%) BGP
3 95 (32.99%) MPLS
4 91 (31.60%) OSPF
5 76 (26.39%) VPN
5 76 (26.39%) WAN
6 64 (22.22%) DNS
6 64 (22.22%) LAN
7 62 (21.53%) Wireless
8 61 (21.18%) Cisco ASA
9 58 (20.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 58 (20.14%) IPsec
10 55 (19.10%) Network Security
11 50 (17.36%) VoIP
12 48 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
12 48 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 44 (15.28%) TCP/IP
14 41 (14.24%) SAN
15 28 (9.72%) DHCP
16 27 (9.38%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.74%) Big Data
2 4 (1.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 72 (25.00%) Finance
2 38 (13.19%) Banking
3 34 (11.81%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.08%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.39%) Publishing
6 2 (0.69%) Legal
6 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Law
7 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.29%) XMPP
2 16 (5.56%) 802.1X
3 14 (4.86%) LDAP
4 7 (2.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.79%) Data Centre
2 35 (12.15%) Clustering
3 25 (8.68%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (2.78%) Eurex
5 6 (2.08%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.39%) iPad
7 4 (1.39%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.04%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.04%) Fintech
8 3 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.04%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.04%) Replication
8 3 (1.04%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (22.22%) Windows
2 55 (19.10%) Linux
3 35 (12.15%) Windows Server
4 24 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (6.25%) Solaris
6 9 (3.13%) Mac OS X
6 9 (3.13%) Unix
7 7 (2.43%) Debian
7 7 (2.43%) SUSE
8 6 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.74%) CentOS
10 4 (1.39%) AIX
10 4 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.97%) Network Design
2 25 (8.68%) ITIL
3 21 (7.29%) Mentoring
3 21 (7.29%) Network Management
4 19 (6.60%) High Availability
5 14 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (4.86%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (4.51%) Configuration Management
6 13 (4.51%) Migration
7 12 (4.17%) Change Control
7 12 (4.17%) Line Management
7 12 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 11 (3.82%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (3.82%) Presales
9 9 (3.13%) Network Architecture
10 8 (2.78%) DDoS Mitigation
10 8 (2.78%) Information Security
10 8 (2.78%) Problem Management
10 8 (2.78%) Test Automation
11 7 (2.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.33%) Python
2 10 (3.47%) Bash Shell
2 10 (3.47%) SQL
3 8 (2.78%) Perl
4 5 (1.74%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.39%) Bourne shell
5 4 (1.39%) C-shell
5 4 (1.39%) Korn
5 4 (1.39%) PHP
6 2 (0.69%) C
6 2 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 193 (67.01%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (50.00%) CCNP
3 109 (37.85%) CCNA
4 77 (26.74%) CCIE
5 40 (13.89%) Degree
6 21 (7.29%) CCVP
7 17 (5.90%) JNCIP
8 16 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (5.21%) MCSE
10 13 (4.51%) CCSA
10 13 (4.51%) CCSE
11 12 (4.17%) JNCIE
12 11 (3.82%) CCNP Voice
13 7 (2.43%) CCIP
13 7 (2.43%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.08%) CCSP
14 6 (2.08%) CISSP
14 6 (2.08%) MCSA
15 5 (1.74%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.82%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 48 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 35 (12.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.78%) iptables
5 7 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (2.43%) vSphere
6 3 (1.04%) vCloud
6 3 (1.04%) XenApp
6 3 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.69%) Docker
7 2 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 36 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 23 (7.99%) Cisco UCCE
3 23 (7.99%) Nagios
4 15 (5.21%) Cacti
5 12 (4.17%) SCCM
5 12 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 11 (3.82%) Ansible
6 11 (3.82%) FortiGate
6 11 (3.82%) OpenView
6 11 (3.82%) QRadar
7 9 (3.13%) ZABBIX
8 8 (2.78%) SCOM
8 8 (2.78%) SELinux
9 6 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.74%) Puppet
11 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (1.04%) EMC VPLEX
13 2 (0.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 288 (100.00%) Cisco
2 70 (24.31%) Microsoft
3 61 (21.18%) VMware
4 60 (20.83%) Palo Alto
5 43 (14.93%) Juniper
6 37 (12.85%) CheckPoint
7 31 (10.76%) F5
8 27 (9.38%) Citrix
9 23 (7.99%) HP
10 21 (7.29%) Riverbed
11 16 (5.56%) SolarWinds
12 11 (3.82%) EMC
13 9 (3.13%) Meraki
14 8 (2.78%) NetApp
14 8 (2.78%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.43%) Avaya
15 7 (2.43%) Blue Coat
15 7 (2.43%) Dell
15 7 (2.43%) EccoWare
15 7 (2.43%) NYFIX