Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 75 59
Rank change year-on-year -15 -16 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2,383 3,090 3,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.46% 4.13% 4.92%
As % of the Vendors category 8.18% 9.41% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,965 2,709 3,425
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -0.94% +6.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,250 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 29,137 32,827 33,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 42.36% 43.82% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22,817 24,799 28,285
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in London

Cisco
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cisco in London

Cisco
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in London

Cisco
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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 -17 544 £55,000 +3.29% 82
West London -30 121 £45,000 - 39
South London -44 47 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East London -12 39 £50,750 +12.78% 24
North London -3 13 £50,000 +3.09% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Cisco.

1 1,054 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1,040 (43.64%) Firewall
3 833 (34.96%) Windows
4 776 (32.56%) VMware
5 772 (32.40%) CCNP
6 733 (30.76%) WAN
7 714 (29.96%) Microsoft
8 627 (26.31%) LAN
9 611 (25.64%) Finance
10 543 (22.79%) Active Directory
11 496 (20.81%) VPN
12 494 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 485 (20.35%) CCNA
14 482 (20.23%) BGP
15 480 (20.14%) Wireless
16 472 (19.81%) Cisco ASA
17 470 (19.72%) Data Centre
18 420 (17.62%) OSPF
19 419 (17.58%) F5
20 407 (17.08%) CheckPoint
21 406 (17.04%) MPLS
22 396 (16.62%) Network Security
23 388 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
24 376 (15.78%) Juniper
25 369 (15.48%) CCIE
26 367 (15.40%) Linux
27 361 (15.15%) Windows Server
28 359 (15.07%) ITIL
29 348 (14.60%) DNS
30 342 (14.35%) Office 365

Cisco
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
1 213 (8.94%) MS Exchange
2 134 (5.62%) Skype for Business
3 91 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 85 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 78 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 54 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 47 (1.97%) CMS
8 40 (1.68%) Apache
9 36 (1.51%) OpenStack
10 33 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
11 29 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
12 24 (1.01%) IIS
13 22 (0.92%) nginx
14 19 (0.80%) WordPress
15 18 (0.76%) JBoss
16 15 (0.63%) Confluence
17 14 (0.59%) Tomcat
18 11 (0.46%) SAS
19 9 (0.38%) Joomla!
20 8 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 148 (6.21%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 36 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.34%) Acrobat
6 7 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
7 5 (0.21%) Camtasia
8 4 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.084%) InDesign
9 2 (0.084%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.084%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.042%) Revit
10 1 (0.042%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 13 (0.55%) Elite 3E
2 7 (0.29%) Eikon
3 5 (0.21%) Carpe Diem
3 5 (0.21%) Documaker
3 5 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.084%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.084%) Maximo
5 2 (0.084%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.042%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.042%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.042%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 342 (14.35%) Office 365
2 294 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 289 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (2.94%) SaaS
5 60 (2.52%) IaaS
6 48 (2.01%) PaaS
7 39 (1.64%) Mimecast
8 25 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
10 21 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 20 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 19 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
14 17 (0.71%) G Suite
15 15 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
16 14 (0.59%) Amazon S3
16 14 (0.59%) Serverless
17 13 (0.55%) OneDrive
18 12 (0.50%) Dropbox
19 11 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1,040 (43.64%) Firewall
2 733 (30.76%) WAN
3 627 (26.31%) LAN
4 496 (20.81%) VPN
5 482 (20.23%) BGP
6 480 (20.14%) Wireless
7 472 (19.81%) Cisco ASA
8 420 (17.62%) OSPF
9 406 (17.04%) MPLS
10 396 (16.62%) Network Security
11 388 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 348 (14.60%) DNS
13 309 (12.97%) TCP/IP
14 262 (10.99%) DHCP
15 223 (9.36%) SAN
16 193 (8.10%) VoIP
17 177 (7.43%) Wi-Fi
18 176 (7.39%) Cisco IOS
19 173 (7.26%) VLAN
20 166 (6.97%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 67 (2.81%) Big Data
3 43 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (1.43%) MySQL
5 20 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 18 (0.76%) Blockchain
6 18 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 14 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
9 10 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.38%) MongoDB
11 8 (0.34%) Hadoop
11 8 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.25%) OLAP
12 6 (0.25%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (0.25%) Redis
13 4 (0.17%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (1.17%) Jenkins
2 25 (1.05%) JIRA
3 23 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
4 19 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (0.42%) PEAR
7 8 (0.34%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.29%) Maven
8 7 (0.29%) Metasploit
9 5 (0.21%) Gerrit
10 4 (0.17%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.13%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.13%) Hudson
11 3 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.084%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.084%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.042%) AppScan
13 1 (0.042%) JUnit
13 1 (0.042%) Subversion
General
1 611 (25.64%) Finance
2 227 (9.53%) Telecoms
3 216 (9.06%) Banking
4 122 (5.12%) Retail
5 91 (3.82%) Law
6 84 (3.52%) Legal
7 68 (2.85%) Advertising
8 55 (2.31%) Manufacturing
9 50 (2.10%) Investment Banking
10 48 (2.01%) German Language
11 47 (1.97%) Italian Language
12 44 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 40 (1.68%) Financial Institution
14 36 (1.51%) French Language
15 16 (0.67%) Multimedia
16 15 (0.63%) Spanish Language
17 14 (0.59%) Publishing
18 13 (0.55%) Back Office
18 13 (0.55%) Marketing
19 11 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 732 (30.72%) Network Engineer
2 270 (11.33%) Architect
3 266 (11.16%) Analyst
4 247 (10.37%) Cisco Engineer
5 197 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 192 (8.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 183 (7.68%) Support Engineer
8 163 (6.84%) Senior Network Engineer
9 155 (6.50%) Security Engineer
10 149 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
11 129 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
12 125 (5.25%) Consultant
13 118 (4.95%) IT Engineer
14 106 (4.45%) Network Security Engineer
15 89 (3.73%) Support Analyst
16 72 (3.02%) Cisco Architect
17 69 (2.90%) Administrator
18 67 (2.81%) IT Support
18 67 (2.81%) Network Architect
19 65 (2.73%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.82%) 802.1X
2 52 (2.18%) XMPP
3 40 (1.68%) Web Services
4 34 (1.43%) .NET
5 26 (1.09%) JSON
6 23 (0.97%) LDAP
6 23 (0.97%) Middleware
7 20 (0.84%) LAMP
7 20 (0.84%) XML
8 17 (0.71%) HTML
9 16 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
10 14 (0.59%) SOAP
11 13 (0.55%) CSS
12 11 (0.46%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
13 10 (0.42%) J2EE
14 9 (0.38%) WSH
14 9 (0.38%) XSLT
15 7 (0.29%) .NET Core
15 7 (0.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 470 (19.72%) Data Centre
2 191 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 105 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
4 105 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
5 96 (4.03%) Management Information System
6 82 (3.44%) Hedge funds
7 62 (2.60%) Fintech
8 58 (2.43%) Blackberry
9 41 (1.72%) Clustering
9 41 (1.72%) Private Cloud
10 33 (1.38%) Public Cloud
11 28 (1.17%) IPTV
12 27 (1.13%) iPhone
13 26 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
14 24 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
15 22 (0.92%) Digital Signage
15 22 (0.92%) PKI
16 21 (0.88%) Replication
17 19 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 833 (34.96%) Windows
2 367 (15.40%) Linux
3 361 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 202 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 197 (8.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 189 (7.93%) Windows 7
7 166 (6.97%) Windows 10
8 108 (4.53%) Unix
9 76 (3.19%) CentOS
10 71 (2.98%) Android
11 48 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 38 (1.59%) Solaris
12 38 (1.59%) Ubuntu
13 35 (1.47%) Mac OS
14 30 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 29 (1.22%) Windows 8
15 29 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
17 13 (0.55%) Fedora
18 8 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (15.07%) ITIL
2 298 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
3 293 (12.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 184 (7.72%) Presales
5 151 (6.34%) Network Management
6 142 (5.96%) Network Design
7 139 (5.83%) DevOps
8 134 (5.62%) Project Management
9 124 (5.20%) Network Monitoring
10 123 (5.16%) Load Balancing
11 113 (4.74%) High Availability
12 109 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
13 103 (4.32%) Migration
14 100 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
15 93 (3.90%) Cybersecurity
16 91 (3.82%) Service Delivery
17 89 (3.73%) SIEM
18 87 (3.65%) Mentoring
19 85 (3.57%) Time Management
20 84 (3.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (8.06%) PowerShell
2 190 (7.97%) Python
3 168 (7.05%) SQL
4 93 (3.90%) Bash Shell
5 73 (3.06%) Perl
6 47 (1.97%) Java
7 32 (1.34%) Ruby
7 32 (1.34%) Shell Script
8 22 (0.92%) C
9 20 (0.84%) PHP
10 18 (0.76%) Korn
11 17 (0.71%) JavaScript
12 15 (0.63%) Bourne shell
13 14 (0.59%) VB
14 13 (0.55%) VBScript
15 10 (0.42%) C++
16 7 (0.29%) C#
17 5 (0.21%) AWK
17 5 (0.21%) sed
18 4 (0.17%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1,054 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 772 (32.40%) CCNP
3 485 (20.35%) CCNA
4 369 (15.48%) CCIE
5 309 (12.97%) Degree
6 156 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 105 (4.41%) MCSE
8 100 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
9 72 (3.02%) CISSP
10 68 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 49 (2.06%) Security Cleared
12 42 (1.76%) CCIE Routing and Switching
13 41 (1.72%) CCSA
14 39 (1.64%) CCSP
14 39 (1.64%) MCP
15 37 (1.55%) CCVP
15 37 (1.55%) GIAC
15 37 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (1.55%) MCSA
16 36 (1.51%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.04%) SLA
2 60 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 41 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 31 (1.30%) GDPR
6 30 (1.26%) QA
7 12 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 8 (0.34%) PMO
9 7 (0.29%) COBIT
9 7 (0.29%) PMBOK
10 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (0.21%) GCP
11 5 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.17%) NIST 800
13 1 (0.042%) HIPAA
System Software
1 543 (22.79%) Active Directory
2 494 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (6.50%) Hyper-V
4 97 (4.07%) XenApp
5 94 (3.94%) vSphere
6 74 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
7 60 (2.52%) VMware NSX
8 49 (2.06%) XenDesktop
9 47 (1.97%) Docker
10 29 (1.22%) VMware Server
11 28 (1.17%) Firmware
12 27 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
13 24 (1.01%) XenServer
14 20 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
15 18 (0.76%) ProxySG
16 17 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
17 14 (0.59%) DFS Replication
18 12 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
19 11 (0.46%) KVM
20 9 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 159 (6.67%) SCCM
2 131 (5.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 107 (4.49%) Ansible
4 94 (3.94%) Cisco Prime
5 88 (3.69%) Nagios
6 63 (2.64%) Puppet
7 54 (2.27%) FortiGate
8 49 (2.06%) Terraform
9 42 (1.76%) Backup Exec
10 36 (1.51%) SCOM
11 35 (1.47%) WSUS
12 34 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
13 32 (1.34%) SolarWinds Orion
14 31 (1.30%) Stealthwatch
15 30 (1.26%) vRealize
16 28 (1.17%) Kubernetes
17 27 (1.13%) Cisco UCCX
18 26 (1.09%) Cacti
19 20 (0.84%) AirWatch
19 20 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 776 (32.56%) VMware
2 714 (29.96%) Microsoft
3 419 (17.58%) F5
4 407 (17.08%) CheckPoint
5 376 (15.78%) Juniper
6 321 (13.47%) Palo Alto
7 311 (13.05%) Citrix
8 263 (11.04%) HP
9 258 (10.83%) SolarWinds
10 234 (9.82%) NetApp
11 203 (8.52%) EMC
12 183 (7.68%) Dell
13 177 (7.43%) Meraki
14 108 (4.53%) Fortinet
15 100 (4.20%) IBM
16 99 (4.15%) Google
17 96 (4.03%) Red Hat
18 89 (3.73%) Splunk
19 78 (3.27%) Oracle
20 76 (3.19%) Apple