Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 563 535 428
Rank change year-on-year -28 -107 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 236 331 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 211 288 484
London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.90% -2.11% -1.04%

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 64,240 71,210 71,922
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.66% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52,701 56,022 62,134
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,249 £33,351 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 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 November 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 -10 32 £80,000 +60.00% 9
West London -7 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East London -8 4 £56,500 +6.60% 1
South London -14 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
North London +13 1 £30,500 +1.67%
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 236 (100.00%) Cisco
2 182 (77.12%) Cisco Certification
3 143 (60.59%) CCNP
4 109 (46.19%) Firewall
5 104 (44.07%) CCNA
6 95 (40.25%) WAN
7 93 (39.41%) Wireless
8 88 (37.29%) BGP
9 84 (35.59%) MPLS
10 83 (35.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 82 (34.75%) Finance
12 76 (32.20%) OSPF
13 65 (27.54%) F5
14 64 (27.12%) VPN
15 61 (25.85%) Juniper
16 60 (25.42%) CheckPoint
17 59 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
17 59 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
18 57 (24.15%) LAN
19 53 (22.46%) Data Centre
19 53 (22.46%) SolarWinds
20 51 (21.61%) CCIE
21 46 (19.49%) Cisco Wireless
22 45 (19.07%) Palo Alto
22 45 (19.07%) EIGRP
22 45 (19.07%) Banking
23 42 (17.80%) Network Management
24 39 (16.53%) VoIP
25 38 (16.10%) CCVP
26 36 (15.25%) Meraki

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 16 (6.78%) CMS
1 16 (6.78%) Skype for Business
2 5 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.85%) Apache
4 2 (0.85%) IIS
4 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.42%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.27%) Office 365
4 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (46.19%) Firewall
2 95 (40.25%) WAN
3 93 (39.41%) Wireless
4 88 (37.29%) BGP
5 84 (35.59%) MPLS
6 83 (35.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 76 (32.20%) OSPF
8 64 (27.12%) VPN
9 59 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 57 (24.15%) LAN
11 46 (19.49%) Cisco Wireless
12 45 (19.07%) EIGRP
13 39 (16.53%) VoIP
14 34 (14.41%) Cisco ISE
15 33 (13.98%) VPLS
16 30 (12.71%) TCP/IP
17 29 (12.29%) Unified Communications
18 26 (11.02%) Cisco Firepower
18 26 (11.02%) Network Security
19 25 (10.59%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.27%) Blockchain
2 2 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 82 (34.75%) Finance
2 45 (19.07%) Banking
3 16 (6.78%) Front Office
4 14 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.66%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.81%) Law
7 4 (1.69%) Retail
8 2 (0.85%) Legal
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.86%) XMPP
2 24 (10.17%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.46%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.93%) Fintech
3 9 (3.81%) Hedge funds
3 9 (3.81%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.39%) IPTV
5 6 (2.54%) Clustering
6 3 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.85%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.85%) Eurex
8 1 (0.42%) BYOD
8 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Equities
8 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.42%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.42%) SCADA
8 1 (0.42%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.47%) Linux
2 16 (6.78%) Windows
3 12 (5.08%) CentOS
4 11 (4.66%) Fedora
4 11 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.39%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) Debian
8 2 (0.85%) Unix
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.42%) Android
9 1 (0.42%) SUSE
9 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.80%) Network Management
2 28 (11.86%) Network Load Balancing
3 24 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 22 (9.32%) High Availability
4 22 (9.32%) Network Design
5 19 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (7.20%) Low Latency
7 15 (6.36%) DevOps
7 15 (6.36%) Network Architecture
7 15 (6.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (5.93%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (5.51%) Load Balancing
10 12 (5.08%) Change Control
11 11 (4.66%) Automated Trading
11 11 (4.66%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.66%) Mathematics
11 11 (4.66%) Presales
12 9 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (3.39%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (3.39%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.05%) Python
2 13 (5.51%) Bash Shell
2 13 (5.51%) Perl
3 12 (5.08%) Ruby
4 11 (4.66%) Bourne shell
4 11 (4.66%) Korn
4 11 (4.66%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.39%) R
6 6 (2.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 182 (77.12%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (60.59%) CCNP
3 104 (44.07%) CCNA
4 51 (21.61%) CCIE
5 38 (16.10%) CCVP
6 14 (5.93%) Degree
7 12 (5.08%) RHCE
8 11 (4.66%) CCSA
8 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (4.66%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (4.66%) RHCA
8 11 (4.66%) RHCSA
9 10 (4.24%) MCSE
10 9 (3.81%) CCNP Voice
10 9 (3.81%) CCSE
11 8 (3.39%) JNCIP
12 7 (2.97%) CCDP
13 6 (2.54%) CCIE Collaboration
13 6 (2.54%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.12%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.69%) SLA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (0.85%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.93%) VMware Server
3 6 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.27%) XenApp
5 2 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 59 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 31 (13.14%) Nagios
3 30 (12.71%) Cisco Prime
4 25 (10.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 20 (8.47%) Cisco UCCE
6 15 (6.36%) Stealthwatch
7 10 (4.24%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.54%) Ansible
9 4 (1.69%) SCCM
10 3 (1.27%) Cacti
10 3 (1.27%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.27%) Terraform
11 2 (0.85%) Grafana
11 2 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.85%) vRealize
12 1 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
12 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.42%) Puppet
12 1 (0.42%) QRadar
12 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 236 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (27.54%) F5
3 61 (25.85%) Juniper
4 60 (25.42%) CheckPoint
5 53 (22.46%) SolarWinds
6 45 (19.07%) Palo Alto
7 36 (15.25%) Meraki
8 35 (14.83%) Microsoft
9 33 (13.98%) VMware
10 22 (9.32%) BT
11 21 (8.90%) Speakerbus
12 17 (7.20%) Mitel
13 15 (6.36%) NetApp
14 13 (5.51%) Etrali
14 13 (5.51%) Red Hat
15 11 (4.66%) Symantec
16 10 (4.24%) Arista
16 10 (4.24%) Citrix
16 10 (4.24%) Riverbed
17 9 (3.81%) Red Box