Period
to 1 October 2020

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 1 October 2020 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 95 92
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 795 1,825 2,329
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.04% 3.28% 3.42%
As % of the Vendors category 10.45% 7.82% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 733 1,513 2,037
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +2.80%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 7,609 23,325 28,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.71% 41.86% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6,043 18,060 22,298
Median annual salary £67,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.67% +2.56% +6.36%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £108,750 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in London

Cisco
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in London.

Salary trend for Cisco in London

Cisco
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in London over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

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 1 October 2020. 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 +42 174 £72,500 +45.00% 28
West London +20 50 £55,000 +2.33% 13
South London +14 22 £57,500 +15.00% 3
East London +8 12 £60,000 +33.33% 3
North London +14 2 £35,000 +33.33% 2
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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.

1 379 (47.67%) Firewall
2 349 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 288 (36.23%) Active Directory
4 286 (35.97%) Azure
5 276 (34.72%) Cisco Certification
6 265 (33.33%) Windows
7 260 (32.70%) WAN
8 252 (31.70%) Finance
9 248 (31.19%) VMware
10 231 (29.06%) LAN
11 228 (28.68%) Office 365
12 189 (23.77%) VPN
13 173 (21.76%) Windows Server
14 170 (21.38%) AWS
14 170 (21.38%) CheckPoint
15 168 (21.13%) BGP
16 165 (20.75%) CCNP
17 157 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
18 154 (19.37%) DNS
19 146 (18.36%) Network Security
19 146 (18.36%) Data Centre
20 145 (18.24%) Palo Alto
21 142 (17.86%) CCNA
22 135 (16.98%) MPLS
22 135 (16.98%) Wireless
23 129 (16.23%) OSPF
24 128 (16.10%) PowerShell
25 123 (15.47%) ITIL
26 120 (15.09%) DHCP
27 117 (14.72%) Python

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 58 (7.30%) MS Exchange
2 57 (7.17%) Skype for Business
3 46 (5.79%) SharePoint
4 39 (4.91%) IIS
5 27 (3.40%) CMS
6 26 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.88%) Confluence
10 5 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.38%) Apache
13 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.13%) Hyperledger
14 1 (0.13%) Moodle
14 1 (0.13%) nginx
14 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 102 (12.83%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (5.16%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) FastStats
1 4 (0.50%) Unica
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 286 (35.97%) Azure
2 228 (28.68%) Office 365
3 170 (21.38%) AWS
4 55 (6.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 45 (5.66%) IaaS
6 37 (4.65%) Route 53
7 35 (4.40%) PaaS
8 32 (4.03%) SaaS
9 28 (3.52%) GCP
10 27 (3.40%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 25 (3.14%) Slack
12 21 (2.64%) Mimecast
13 20 (2.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 16 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
15 14 (1.76%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (1.76%) Amazon S3
16 13 (1.64%) G Suite
17 12 (1.51%) OneDrive
18 8 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
19 3 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 379 (47.67%) Firewall
2 260 (32.70%) WAN
3 231 (29.06%) LAN
4 189 (23.77%) VPN
5 168 (21.13%) BGP
6 154 (19.37%) DNS
7 146 (18.36%) Network Security
8 135 (16.98%) MPLS
8 135 (16.98%) Wireless
9 129 (16.23%) OSPF
10 120 (15.09%) DHCP
11 109 (13.71%) VoIP
12 107 (13.46%) TCP/IP
13 95 (11.95%) Wi-Fi
14 78 (9.81%) Cisco ASA
15 70 (8.81%) Cisco IOS
16 67 (8.43%) Multicast
16 67 (8.43%) Skype
17 65 (8.18%) Cisco Nexus
18 60 (7.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (0.88%) RDBMS
3 7 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.50%) MySQL
6 3 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.25%) Big Data
7 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.13%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.13%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.13%) KDB
8 1 (0.13%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (2.89%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.64%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.01%) JIRA
5 3 (0.38%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.38%) GitLab
5 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.13%) MSI
6 1 (0.13%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.13%) Redmine
6 1 (0.13%) Subversion
6 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 252 (31.70%) Finance
2 86 (10.82%) Telecoms
3 73 (9.18%) Banking
4 39 (4.91%) Public Sector
5 32 (4.03%) Financial Institution
5 32 (4.03%) Marketing
6 27 (3.40%) Law
7 25 (3.14%) Electronics
7 25 (3.14%) Manufacturing
8 24 (3.02%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.01%) Legal
10 7 (0.88%) Retail
11 6 (0.75%) French Language
11 6 (0.75%) German Language
11 6 (0.75%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.63%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.50%) Front Office
13 4 (0.50%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 299 (37.61%) Network Engineer
2 141 (17.74%) Senior Network Engineer
3 90 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 77 (9.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 75 (9.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 53 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 52 (6.54%) Security Engineer
8 48 (6.04%) Architect
9 46 (5.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 45 (5.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 43 (5.41%) Analyst
12 36 (4.53%) IP Engineer
12 36 (4.53%) Operations Engineer
13 33 (4.15%) IT Engineer
14 30 (3.77%) Azure Engineer
15 29 (3.65%) IP Network Engineer
16 28 (3.52%) Cisco Support
17 25 (3.14%) Infrastructure Architect
18 24 (3.02%) Cloud Engineer
18 24 (3.02%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.28%) XMPP
2 25 (3.14%) 802.1X
3 17 (2.14%) YAML
4 14 (1.76%) Web Services
5 9 (1.13%) JSON
6 6 (0.75%) REST
6 6 (0.75%) WSH
7 5 (0.63%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.25%) Node.js
8 2 (0.25%) React
9 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.13%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.13%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.13%) LDAP
9 1 (0.13%) Middleware
9 1 (0.13%) MyBatis
9 1 (0.13%) POSIX
9 1 (0.13%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.13%) Spring
9 1 (0.13%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 146 (18.36%) Data Centre
2 43 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 38 (4.78%) Public Cloud
4 28 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (2.52%) Clustering
5 20 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (1.64%) Reinsurance
8 11 (1.38%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 7 (0.88%) Thin Client
9 7 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.75%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 6 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (0.75%) Replication
10 6 (0.75%) Robotics
11 5 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.50%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 265 (33.33%) Windows
2 173 (21.76%) Windows Server
3 113 (14.21%) Linux
4 72 (9.06%) Windows 10
5 70 (8.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 55 (6.92%) Windows Server 2016
7 54 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (5.79%) Windows 7
9 26 (3.27%) Mac OS X
10 25 (3.14%) Windows Server 2019
11 22 (2.77%) Unix
12 11 (1.38%) CentOS
12 11 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.01%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.75%) Android
14 6 (0.75%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.75%) Solaris
14 6 (0.75%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.63%) Data ONTAP
15 5 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (15.47%) ITIL
2 91 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 83 (10.44%) DevOps
4 72 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
5 67 (8.43%) Network Monitoring
6 58 (7.30%) Load Balancing
7 55 (6.92%) Information Security
8 51 (6.42%) Cybersecurity
9 50 (6.29%) Identity Management
10 49 (6.16%) Network Virtualisation
10 49 (6.16%) Project Delivery
11 42 (5.28%) Project Management
12 41 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 40 (5.03%) Change Management
14 39 (4.91%) Incident Management
15 38 (4.78%) Configuration Management
16 37 (4.65%) Business Continuity
17 36 (4.53%) Service Delivery
18 35 (4.40%) SIEM
19 34 (4.28%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 128 (16.10%) PowerShell
2 117 (14.72%) Python
3 47 (5.91%) SQL
4 20 (2.52%) Bash Shell
5 16 (2.01%) Perl
6 12 (1.51%) C
7 8 (1.01%) VBScript
8 5 (0.63%) VB
9 4 (0.50%) C#
9 4 (0.50%) Ruby
9 4 (0.50%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.38%) Java
11 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.13%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.13%) C++
12 1 (0.13%) C-shell
12 1 (0.13%) Korn
12 1 (0.13%) Lisp
12 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 276 (34.72%) Cisco Certification
2 165 (20.75%) CCNP
3 142 (17.86%) CCNA
4 58 (7.30%) Degree
5 43 (5.41%) CCIE
6 41 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
8 30 (3.77%) JNCIA
9 25 (3.14%) SANS
10 24 (3.02%) CCDP
11 23 (2.89%) MCSE
12 19 (2.39%) MCP
13 18 (2.26%) CISSP
14 16 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (1.64%) CISM
16 13 (1.64%) MCITP
16 13 (1.64%) MCSA
17 12 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 11 (1.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.17%) SLA
2 14 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.64%) GDPR
4 11 (1.38%) COBIT
5 7 (0.88%) NIST
6 2 (0.25%) PMO
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 288 (36.23%) Active Directory
2 157 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (9.43%) Hyper-V
4 36 (4.53%) vSphere
5 28 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
6 20 (2.52%) ISA Server
7 18 (2.26%) Docker
8 17 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (1.89%) VMware Server
10 11 (1.38%) VMware NSX
10 11 (1.38%) XenApp
11 9 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 8 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.63%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.63%) MetaFrame
14 5 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 93 (11.70%) Ansible
2 67 (8.43%) SCCM
3 55 (6.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 53 (6.67%) Puppet
5 50 (6.29%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (5.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 36 (4.53%) Nagios
8 31 (3.90%) Cisco UCCX
9 25 (3.14%) QRadar
10 24 (3.02%) SCVMM
11 20 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
12 17 (2.14%) Terraform
13 13 (1.64%) Backup Exec
14 10 (1.26%) Kubernetes
15 9 (1.13%) SCOM
16 8 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
17 7 (0.88%) Jamf Pro
18 6 (0.75%) CSIRT
18 6 (0.75%) FortiGate
18 6 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 349 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 248 (31.19%) VMware
3 170 (21.38%) CheckPoint
4 145 (18.24%) Palo Alto
5 106 (13.33%) HP
6 97 (12.20%) F5
7 95 (11.95%) Juniper
8 94 (11.82%) Citrix
9 89 (11.19%) Meraki
10 50 (6.29%) Splunk
11 46 (5.79%) Fortinet
12 44 (5.53%) IBM
13 42 (5.28%) Riverbed
14 36 (4.53%) Blue Coat
14 36 (4.53%) Dell
15 34 (4.28%) Avaya
15 34 (4.28%) Sophos
16 29 (3.65%) ArcSight
17 28 (3.52%) Infoblox
17 28 (3.52%) SolarWinds