Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 417 378
Rank change year-on-year -116 -39 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 331 513 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 288 484 664
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% -1.04% +12.94%

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -39 44 £50,000 -9.09% 4
West London +13 37 £50,000 -
South London 0 8 £30,000 -38.14%
East London +5 7 £53,000 +0.95% 2
North London +2 1 £30,000 -45.45%
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 331 (100.00%) Cisco
2 222 (67.07%) Cisco Certification
3 185 (55.89%) CCNP
3 185 (55.89%) Firewall
4 131 (39.58%) BGP
5 120 (36.25%) MPLS
6 119 (35.95%) OSPF
7 104 (31.42%) VPN
8 103 (31.12%) Finance
9 101 (30.51%) CCNA
10 94 (28.40%) CCIE
11 92 (27.79%) WAN
12 90 (27.19%) Cisco ASA
13 85 (25.68%) Microsoft
13 85 (25.68%) LAN
14 84 (25.38%) DNS
14 84 (25.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 77 (23.26%) IPsec
15 77 (23.26%) Wireless
16 71 (21.45%) Palo Alto
17 70 (21.15%) Windows
18 68 (20.54%) Juniper
19 67 (20.24%) Data Centre
20 64 (19.34%) Linux
20 64 (19.34%) VoIP
21 63 (19.03%) EIGRP
21 63 (19.03%) Banking
22 62 (18.73%) Active Directory
23 59 (17.82%) Cisco IOS
23 59 (17.82%) Cisco CUCM

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 24 (7.25%) CMS
2 19 (5.74%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.83%) Skype for Business
4 13 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.02%) IIS
6 9 (2.72%) Apache
6 9 (2.72%) SAS
7 4 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (1.81%) Office 365
5 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.30%) Akamai
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 185 (55.89%) Firewall
2 131 (39.58%) BGP
3 120 (36.25%) MPLS
4 119 (35.95%) OSPF
5 104 (31.42%) VPN
6 92 (27.79%) WAN
7 90 (27.19%) Cisco ASA
8 85 (25.68%) LAN
9 84 (25.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 84 (25.38%) DNS
10 77 (23.26%) IPsec
10 77 (23.26%) Wireless
11 64 (19.34%) VoIP
12 63 (19.03%) EIGRP
13 59 (17.82%) Cisco IOS
14 58 (17.52%) Network Security
15 48 (14.50%) DHCP
15 48 (14.50%) TCP/IP
16 42 (12.69%) VLAN
17 36 (10.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.72%) SQL Server
1 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
1 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (1.51%) MySQL
3 4 (1.21%) Blockchain
4 2 (0.60%) Big Data
4 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.30%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.21%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 103 (31.12%) Finance
2 63 (19.03%) Banking
3 38 (11.48%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.72%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.72%) Publishing
5 8 (2.42%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.11%) Legal
7 4 (1.21%) Law
8 3 (0.91%) Electronics
8 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.91%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.27%) XMPP
2 17 (5.14%) 802.1X
3 11 (3.32%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.60%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.30%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.24%) Data Centre
2 38 (11.48%) Clustering
3 30 (9.06%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
6 12 (3.63%) Eurex
7 10 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.72%) iPad
9 7 (2.11%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.51%) Fintech
11 5 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.21%) Online Banking
12 4 (1.21%) Replication
13 3 (0.91%) EMC VNX
13 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.91%) Tandem
14 2 (0.60%) Cyber Attack
14 2 (0.60%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.15%) Windows
2 64 (19.34%) Linux
3 28 (8.46%) Windows Server
4 22 (6.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (6.34%) Solaris
6 11 (3.32%) Unix
7 7 (2.11%) Debian
7 7 (2.11%) Mac OS X
7 7 (2.11%) SUSE
7 7 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.51%) CentOS
8 5 (1.51%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.21%) AIX
9 4 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.30%) VMS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.31%) Network Design
2 39 (11.78%) High Availability
3 37 (11.18%) ITIL
4 28 (8.46%) Network Management
5 26 (7.85%) Mentoring
6 24 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
7 21 (6.34%) Load Balancing
8 18 (5.44%) Migration
9 16 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (4.83%) Change Management
10 15 (4.53%) DDoS Mitigation
11 14 (4.23%) Configuration Management
12 13 (3.93%) Line Management
13 11 (3.32%) Test Automation
14 10 (3.02%) Change Control
14 10 (3.02%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (3.02%) Problem Management
15 8 (2.42%) Incident Management
15 8 (2.42%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (2.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.25%) Python
2 13 (3.93%) SQL
3 12 (3.63%) Bash Shell
3 12 (3.63%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.42%) Perl
5 6 (1.81%) Ruby
6 4 (1.21%) Bourne shell
6 4 (1.21%) C-shell
6 4 (1.21%) Korn
6 4 (1.21%) PHP
7 3 (0.91%) C
8 2 (0.60%) Groovy
8 2 (0.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 222 (67.07%) Cisco Certification
2 185 (55.89%) CCNP
3 101 (30.51%) CCNA
4 94 (28.40%) CCIE
5 42 (12.69%) Degree
6 31 (9.37%) CCVP
7 23 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (6.34%) MCSE
9 20 (6.04%) CCNP Voice
10 15 (4.53%) CCSA
11 13 (3.93%) CCSE
11 13 (3.93%) JNCIE
11 13 (3.93%) JNCIP
12 9 (2.72%) CCSP
13 8 (2.42%) Check Point Certification
13 8 (2.42%) MCSA
13 8 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.11%) CISSP
15 6 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
16 4 (1.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.44%) SLA
2 7 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.60%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.60%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 62 (18.73%) Active Directory
2 31 (9.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.02%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.42%) iptables
6 7 (2.11%) vSphere
6 7 (2.11%) XenApp
7 4 (1.21%) vCloud
8 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.60%) Docker
9 2 (0.60%) KVM
9 2 (0.60%) Postfix
9 2 (0.60%) Xen
10 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 59 (17.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 47 (14.20%) Cisco UCCX
3 30 (9.06%) Cisco UCCE
4 21 (6.34%) Nagios
5 19 (5.74%) SolarWinds Orion
6 18 (5.44%) Cacti
7 14 (4.23%) Ansible
7 14 (4.23%) OpenView
7 14 (4.23%) QRadar
8 12 (3.63%) SCCM
9 9 (2.72%) Cisco Prime
9 9 (2.72%) FortiGate
9 9 (2.72%) Microsoft Clustering
9 9 (2.72%) SCOM
9 9 (2.72%) ZABBIX
10 8 (2.42%) SELinux
11 5 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.51%) Puppet
12 3 (0.91%) EMC VPLEX
13 2 (0.60%) Rancher
Vendors
1 331 (100.00%) Cisco
2 85 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 71 (21.45%) Palo Alto
4 68 (20.54%) Juniper
5 52 (15.71%) VMware
6 48 (14.50%) CheckPoint
7 39 (11.78%) Citrix
8 36 (10.88%) F5
9 30 (9.06%) SolarWinds
10 29 (8.76%) HP
11 25 (7.55%) Riverbed
12 11 (3.32%) GL TRADE
12 11 (3.32%) NICE Systems
12 11 (3.32%) NYFIX
12 11 (3.32%) Patsystems
13 9 (2.72%) AlgoSec
13 9 (2.72%) Aruba
13 9 (2.72%) Huawei
14 8 (2.42%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.42%) Sourcefire