Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 608 477 460
Rank change year-on-year -131 -17 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 234 403 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 213 391 500
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,000 £37,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +17.65%

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 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
West London +11 33 £50,000 -
Central London -16 30 £52,500 -4.55% 4
South London -1 8 £30,000 -39.09%
East London -5 1 £46,000 -12.38% 1
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 234 (100.00%) Cisco
2 168 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
3 166 (70.94%) Firewall
4 145 (61.97%) CCNP
5 114 (48.72%) BGP
6 106 (45.30%) MPLS
7 102 (43.59%) OSPF
8 98 (41.88%) VPN
9 86 (36.75%) WAN
10 80 (34.19%) CCIE
11 77 (32.91%) LAN
12 74 (31.62%) Cisco ASA
13 70 (29.91%) Finance
13 70 (29.91%) Palo Alto
14 69 (29.49%) CCNA
15 67 (28.63%) IPsec
15 67 (28.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 63 (26.92%) DNS
17 60 (25.64%) Juniper
17 60 (25.64%) Wireless
18 56 (23.93%) Network Security
19 54 (23.08%) Data Centre
20 51 (21.79%) Linux
21 49 (20.94%) VoIP
21 49 (20.94%) EIGRP
21 49 (20.94%) Network Design
22 47 (20.09%) Banking
23 45 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
23 45 (19.23%) CheckPoint
24 43 (18.38%) DHCP

Cisco Network 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 13 (5.56%) CMS
2 9 (3.85%) SAS
3 7 (2.99%) Apache
4 3 (1.28%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 166 (70.94%) Firewall
2 114 (48.72%) BGP
3 106 (45.30%) MPLS
4 102 (43.59%) OSPF
5 98 (41.88%) VPN
6 86 (36.75%) WAN
7 77 (32.91%) LAN
8 74 (31.62%) Cisco ASA
9 67 (28.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 67 (28.63%) IPsec
10 63 (26.92%) DNS
11 60 (25.64%) Wireless
12 56 (23.93%) Network Security
13 49 (20.94%) EIGRP
13 49 (20.94%) VoIP
14 45 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
15 43 (18.38%) DHCP
15 43 (18.38%) TCP/IP
16 35 (14.96%) VLAN
17 27 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.71%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 70 (29.91%) Finance
2 47 (20.09%) Banking
3 31 (13.25%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.85%) Publishing
5 7 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.56%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Electronics
7 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.28%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) Advertising
8 2 (0.85%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.26%) 802.1X
2 15 (6.41%) XMPP
3 11 (4.70%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.43%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 27 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.84%) Clustering
4 14 (5.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 12 (5.13%) Eurex
6 9 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.99%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.71%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.28%) Fintech
9 3 (1.28%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (21.79%) Linux
2 33 (14.10%) Windows
3 21 (8.97%) Solaris
4 10 (4.27%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.42%) Mac OS X
5 8 (3.42%) Unix
5 8 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.99%) SUSE
6 7 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.14%) Debian
8 4 (1.71%) AIX
8 4 (1.71%) CentOS
8 4 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.94%) Network Design
2 28 (11.97%) Network Management
3 26 (11.11%) High Availability
4 25 (10.68%) ITIL
5 23 (9.83%) Mentoring
5 23 (9.83%) Network Monitoring
6 20 (8.55%) Load Balancing
7 14 (5.98%) Change Management
7 14 (5.98%) DDoS Mitigation
8 13 (5.56%) Line Management
9 12 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.70%) Problem Management
11 10 (4.27%) Change Control
11 10 (4.27%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.42%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.42%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (2.99%) Low Latency
13 7 (2.99%) Performance Analysis
13 7 (2.99%) Test Automation
14 5 (2.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.26%) Python
2 10 (4.27%) Bash Shell
3 9 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.99%) Perl
5 5 (2.14%) Ruby
6 4 (1.71%) Bourne shell
6 4 (1.71%) C-shell
6 4 (1.71%) Korn
6 4 (1.71%) PHP
7 2 (0.85%) SQL
8 1 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 168 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (61.97%) CCNP
3 80 (34.19%) CCIE
4 69 (29.49%) CCNA
5 40 (17.09%) Degree
6 18 (7.69%) CCVP
7 12 (5.13%) CCSA
7 12 (5.13%) JNCIE
8 11 (4.70%) CCSE
8 11 (4.70%) JNCIP
9 9 (3.85%) CCSP
10 7 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (2.56%) CISSP
12 5 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (1.71%) CCIP
13 4 (1.71%) RHCE
13 4 (1.71%) RHCSA
14 3 (1.28%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 2 (0.85%) CCDA
15 2 (0.85%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.13%) SLA
2 6 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.85%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (9.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.27%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.99%) iptables
5 5 (2.14%) XenApp
6 3 (1.28%) vCloud
6 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 29 (12.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 19 (8.12%) Cisco UCCE
3 19 (8.12%) Nagios
3 19 (8.12%) SolarWinds Orion
4 17 (7.26%) Cacti
5 14 (5.98%) OpenView
5 14 (5.98%) QRadar
6 13 (5.56%) Ansible
7 9 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (3.85%) FortiGate
8 7 (2.99%) SELinux
8 7 (2.99%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.71%) Puppet
10 3 (1.28%) SCCM
10 3 (1.28%) SCOM
11 1 (0.43%) RANCID
Vendors
1 234 (100.00%) Cisco
2 70 (29.91%) Palo Alto
3 60 (25.64%) Juniper
4 45 (19.23%) CheckPoint
5 31 (13.25%) F5
5 31 (13.25%) Microsoft
6 29 (12.39%) SolarWinds
7 27 (11.54%) Citrix
8 25 (10.68%) Riverbed
9 19 (8.12%) VMware
10 15 (6.41%) HP
11 11 (4.70%) GL TRADE
11 11 (4.70%) NYFIX
11 11 (4.70%) Patsystems
12 9 (3.85%) AlgoSec
13 8 (3.42%) Bloomberg
13 8 (3.42%) CQG
13 8 (3.42%) Fidessa
13 8 (3.42%) Reuters
13 8 (3.42%) Sourcefire