Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 83 57
Rank change year-on-year -11 -26 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2,287 2,879 3,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.39% 3.83% 4.98%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 8.84% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 2,495 3,277
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 28,055 32,582 31,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.64% 43.31% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22,111 24,670 26,718
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 20 November 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 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 -17 465 £55,000 +4.76% 91
West London -21 133 £50,000 +11.11% 62
South London -37 52 £47,500 +11.76% 14
East London -19 41 £48,250 +1.58% 39
North London +12 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1,015 (44.38%) Firewall
2 994 (43.46%) Cisco Certification
3 858 (37.52%) Windows
4 708 (30.96%) Microsoft
5 702 (30.70%) CCNP
6 694 (30.35%) VMware
7 664 (29.03%) WAN
8 597 (26.10%) Active Directory
9 594 (25.97%) Finance
10 582 (25.45%) LAN
11 466 (20.38%) CCNA
12 453 (19.81%) BGP
12 453 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 450 (19.68%) CheckPoint
14 433 (18.93%) VPN
14 433 (18.93%) Wireless
15 429 (18.76%) Data Centre
16 396 (17.32%) OSPF
17 391 (17.10%) Cisco ASA
18 389 (17.01%) Windows Server
19 382 (16.70%) Network Security
20 373 (16.31%) MPLS
21 367 (16.05%) Juniper
22 353 (15.44%) Linux
23 349 (15.26%) ITIL
24 346 (15.13%) Palo Alto
25 345 (15.09%) F5
26 341 (14.91%) CCIE
27 335 (14.65%) Cisco Nexus
28 319 (13.95%) DNS

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
1 195 (8.53%) MS Exchange
2 123 (5.38%) Skype for Business
3 89 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 80 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 79 (3.45%) CMS
6 73 (3.19%) SharePoint
7 56 (2.45%) Apache
8 44 (1.92%) IIS
9 35 (1.53%) nginx
10 28 (1.22%) OpenStack
11 26 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
12 22 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 22 (0.96%) WordPress
13 21 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
14 18 (0.79%) Tomcat
15 12 (0.52%) JBoss
16 9 (0.39%) Joomla!
17 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
18 6 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
18 6 (0.26%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 129 (5.64%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.087%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.31%) Eikon
4 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.17%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.087%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.087%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.044%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.044%) Lawson
6 1 (0.044%) Maximo
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.044%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.044%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 310 (13.55%) Office 365
2 295 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 282 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
4 83 (3.63%) SaaS
5 58 (2.54%) IaaS
6 46 (2.01%) PaaS
7 28 (1.22%) Mimecast
8 26 (1.14%) G Suite
9 25 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 25 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 22 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (0.92%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (0.48%) CloudFront
13 11 (0.48%) Dropbox
14 9 (0.39%) Serverless
15 7 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1,015 (44.38%) Firewall
2 664 (29.03%) WAN
3 582 (25.45%) LAN
4 453 (19.81%) BGP
5 433 (18.93%) VPN
5 433 (18.93%) Wireless
6 396 (17.32%) OSPF
7 391 (17.10%) Cisco ASA
8 382 (16.70%) Network Security
9 373 (16.31%) MPLS
10 335 (14.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 319 (13.95%) DNS
12 274 (11.98%) TCP/IP
13 242 (10.58%) DHCP
14 234 (10.23%) VoIP
15 213 (9.31%) SAN
16 177 (7.74%) Wi-Fi
17 169 (7.39%) Unified Communications
18 163 (7.13%) EIGRP
19 150 (6.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 47 (2.06%) MySQL
3 41 (1.79%) Big Data
4 33 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 31 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (0.39%) Blockchain
11 6 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (0.26%) Couchbase
12 5 (0.22%) Redis
13 4 (0.17%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.17%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.17%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.13%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.087%) InfluxDB
15 2 (0.087%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 16 (0.70%) Metasploit
3 15 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (0.44%) PEAR
7 7 (0.31%) JIRA
8 6 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (0.22%) Hudson
9 5 (0.22%) MSI
10 4 (0.17%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.13%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.13%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.087%) Maven
13 1 (0.044%) AppScan
13 1 (0.044%) Burp Suite
13 1 (0.044%) GitLab
13 1 (0.044%) JUnit
13 1 (0.044%) Subversion
General
1 594 (25.97%) Finance
2 234 (10.23%) Banking
3 222 (9.71%) Telecoms
4 115 (5.03%) Retail
5 78 (3.41%) Law
6 75 (3.28%) Legal
7 72 (3.15%) Advertising
8 49 (2.14%) French Language
8 49 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 36 (1.57%) German Language
10 35 (1.53%) Italian Language
11 26 (1.14%) Publishing
12 22 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.92%) Manufacturing
14 20 (0.87%) Marketing
15 18 (0.79%) Spanish Language
16 17 (0.74%) Front Office
17 11 (0.48%) Back Office
18 9 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 649 (28.38%) Network Engineer
2 236 (10.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 232 (10.14%) Support Engineer
4 229 (10.01%) Analyst
4 229 (10.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 209 (9.14%) Architect
6 159 (6.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 148 (6.47%) Security Engineer
8 143 (6.25%) IT Engineer
9 140 (6.12%) Consultant
10 120 (5.25%) Senior Network Engineer
11 117 (5.12%) Systems Engineer
12 109 (4.77%) IT Support
13 101 (4.42%) Network Security Engineer
14 93 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
15 82 (3.59%) IT Analyst
16 81 (3.54%) Administrator
17 79 (3.45%) Support Analyst
18 73 (3.19%) Network Architect
19 70 (3.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (3.02%) 802.1X
2 64 (2.80%) XMPP
3 33 (1.44%) LAMP
3 33 (1.44%) Web Services
4 29 (1.27%) LEMP Stack
5 25 (1.09%) .NET
6 22 (0.96%) LDAP
7 18 (0.79%) HTML
8 17 (0.74%) JSON
9 14 (0.61%) Elastic Stack
10 13 (0.57%) CSS
11 12 (0.52%) XML
12 11 (0.48%) Middleware
13 9 (0.39%) XSLT
14 8 (0.35%) Regular Expression
15 6 (0.26%) J2EE
15 6 (0.26%) SAML
16 5 (0.22%) .NET Core
16 5 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
17 4 (0.17%) RFC 2544
Miscellaneous
1 429 (18.76%) Data Centre
2 189 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 133 (5.82%) Video Conferencing
4 96 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 89 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
6 73 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 56 (2.45%) Fintech
8 47 (2.06%) Hedge funds
9 45 (1.97%) Clustering
10 39 (1.71%) IPTV
11 36 (1.57%) Public Cloud
12 35 (1.53%) Private Cloud
13 33 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
14 30 (1.31%) Replication
15 26 (1.14%) Digital Signage
15 26 (1.14%) iPhone
16 25 (1.09%) Blackberry
16 25 (1.09%) Virtual Team
17 23 (1.01%) Driving Licence
18 21 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 858 (37.52%) Windows
2 389 (17.01%) Windows Server
3 353 (15.44%) Linux
4 193 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 187 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 166 (7.26%) Windows 7
7 156 (6.82%) Windows 10
8 96 (4.20%) Unix
9 90 (3.94%) CentOS
10 47 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 46 (2.01%) Ubuntu
12 41 (1.79%) Mac OS
13 39 (1.71%) Android
13 39 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (1.62%) Mac OS X
15 26 (1.14%) Windows 8
16 24 (1.05%) Solaris
17 17 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
17 17 (0.74%) Windows XP
18 14 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (15.26%) ITIL
2 302 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 285 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
4 145 (6.34%) Presales
5 121 (5.29%) Network Management
6 119 (5.20%) DevOps
7 113 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
8 104 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
9 100 (4.37%) Network Design
10 99 (4.33%) Migration
11 97 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 97 (4.24%) Kalman Filter
11 97 (4.24%) Project Management
12 93 (4.07%) Load Balancing
13 90 (3.94%) Mentoring
14 87 (3.80%) Time Management
15 85 (3.72%) Information Security
16 84 (3.67%) High Availability
16 84 (3.67%) Service Delivery
17 77 (3.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (8.22%) Python
2 172 (7.52%) PowerShell
3 166 (7.26%) SQL
4 99 (4.33%) Perl
5 97 (4.24%) Bash Shell
6 47 (2.06%) Shell Script
7 41 (1.79%) Ruby
8 32 (1.40%) Java
9 27 (1.18%) Korn
10 26 (1.14%) C
11 24 (1.05%) Bourne shell
12 22 (0.96%) PHP
13 19 (0.83%) VB
14 18 (0.79%) C++
15 13 (0.57%) C#
16 12 (0.52%) JavaScript
17 8 (0.35%) R
18 4 (0.17%) C-shell
19 3 (0.13%) sed
19 3 (0.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 994 (43.46%) Cisco Certification
2 702 (30.70%) CCNP
3 466 (20.38%) CCNA
4 341 (14.91%) CCIE
5 260 (11.37%) Degree
6 179 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 134 (5.86%) MCSE
8 82 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 75 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 59 (2.58%) CCVP
10 59 (2.58%) CISSP
11 54 (2.36%) MCP
12 48 (2.10%) Security Cleared
13 44 (1.92%) MCSA
14 39 (1.71%) CCDP
15 35 (1.53%) GIAC
16 34 (1.49%) JNCIA
17 33 (1.44%) CEH
18 31 (1.36%) CCIE Routing and Switching
18 31 (1.36%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (6.08%) SLA
2 60 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 43 (1.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 27 (1.18%) GDPR
6 22 (0.96%) QA
7 8 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 8 (0.35%) PMO
8 6 (0.26%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.26%) PMBOK
9 5 (0.22%) COBIT
9 5 (0.22%) NIST 800
10 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.13%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.087%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.087%) SEPA
System Software
1 597 (26.10%) Active Directory
2 453 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 173 (7.56%) Hyper-V
4 104 (4.55%) vSphere
5 88 (3.85%) XenApp
6 74 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
7 56 (2.45%) VMware NSX
8 42 (1.84%) XenDesktop
9 34 (1.49%) Docker
10 25 (1.09%) VMware Server
11 24 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
12 23 (1.01%) ProxySG
13 19 (0.83%) Firmware
13 19 (0.83%) KVM
13 19 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
14 18 (0.79%) Xen
15 17 (0.74%) DFS Replication
16 15 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
16 15 (0.66%) NFS
17 14 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 164 (7.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 145 (6.34%) SCCM
3 107 (4.68%) Ansible
4 77 (3.37%) Cisco Prime
5 71 (3.10%) Nagios
6 68 (2.97%) Puppet
7 49 (2.14%) Cisco UCCX
8 47 (2.06%) FortiGate
8 47 (2.06%) Terraform
9 45 (1.97%) Backup Exec
10 43 (1.88%) Kubernetes
10 43 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
11 34 (1.49%) WSUS
12 31 (1.36%) Nessus
12 31 (1.36%) SCOM
13 30 (1.31%) Cisco UCCE
13 30 (1.31%) vRealize
14 27 (1.18%) vCenter Server
15 22 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
16 21 (0.92%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 708 (30.96%) Microsoft
2 694 (30.35%) VMware
3 450 (19.68%) CheckPoint
4 367 (16.05%) Juniper
5 346 (15.13%) Palo Alto
6 345 (15.09%) F5
7 271 (11.85%) HP
8 258 (11.28%) Citrix
9 218 (9.53%) SolarWinds
10 195 (8.53%) NetApp
11 189 (8.26%) Dell
12 178 (7.78%) EMC
13 155 (6.78%) Meraki
14 106 (4.63%) Fortinet
15 100 (4.37%) Red Hat
16 86 (3.76%) Avaya
17 82 (3.59%) Google
17 82 (3.59%) Splunk
18 77 (3.37%) IBM
19 71 (3.10%) Polycom