Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 81 95
Rank change year-on-year -104 +14 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 930 1,166 1,960
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.07% 3.97% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 5.75% 10.12% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 741 992 1,573
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £29,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%
75th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

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 16,179 11,525 23,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.07% 39.23% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10,474 9,004 18,421
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £54,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.83% +6.00% -

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 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -27 179 £60,000 -14.29% 59
West London -26 55 £50,000 -9.09% 24
East London +17 21 £40,000 -33.33% 14
South London -33 20 £47,500 -17.39% 6
North London +16 2 £33,000 - 2
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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.

1 417 (44.84%) Microsoft
2 351 (37.74%) Firewall
3 313 (33.66%) Windows
4 308 (33.12%) Cisco Certification
5 282 (30.32%) Azure
6 251 (26.99%) Finance
7 222 (23.87%) Microsoft 365
8 220 (23.66%) VMware
9 218 (23.44%) Active Directory
10 207 (22.26%) CCNP
11 186 (20.00%) ITIL
12 183 (19.68%) LAN
12 183 (19.68%) WAN
13 174 (18.71%) Linux
13 174 (18.71%) Data Centre
14 166 (17.85%) VMware Infrastructure
15 156 (16.77%) Social Skills
16 152 (16.34%) AWS
17 151 (16.24%) CCNA
18 148 (15.91%) Windows Server
19 144 (15.48%) VPN
20 140 (15.05%) BGP
21 138 (14.84%) Palo Alto
22 132 (14.19%) DNS
22 132 (14.19%) Juniper
23 127 (13.66%) Network Security
24 125 (13.44%) Telecoms
25 124 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 111 (11.94%) PowerShell
27 109 (11.72%) HP

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 50 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.95%) MS Exchange
3 35 (3.76%) Apache
4 31 (3.33%) IIS
5 24 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.58%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.04%) nginx
7 13 (1.40%) Apache Spark
7 13 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 11 (1.18%) ejabberd
9 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.54%) SAS
11 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.32%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.22%) Confluence
13 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 96 (10.32%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 19 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.54%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Unica
2 4 (0.43%) FastStats
2 4 (0.43%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.32%) Magento
3 3 (0.32%) Sage 300 ERP
3 3 (0.32%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Carpe Diem
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 282 (30.32%) Azure
2 222 (23.87%) Microsoft 365
3 152 (16.34%) AWS
4 46 (4.95%) IaaS
5 42 (4.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 38 (4.09%) PaaS
7 34 (3.66%) GCP
7 34 (3.66%) SaaS
8 20 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (2.04%) Google Workspace
9 19 (2.04%) Mimecast
10 18 (1.94%) Azure Sentinel
11 11 (1.18%) Serverless
12 10 (1.08%) OneDrive
12 10 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.97%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.97%) Amazon SageMaker
13 9 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (0.86%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 351 (37.74%) Firewall
2 183 (19.68%) LAN
2 183 (19.68%) WAN
3 144 (15.48%) VPN
4 140 (15.05%) BGP
5 132 (14.19%) DNS
6 127 (13.66%) Network Security
7 107 (11.51%) TCP/IP
8 105 (11.29%) DHCP
9 101 (10.86%) OSPF
9 101 (10.86%) Wireless
10 100 (10.75%) Cisco ASA
11 85 (9.14%) SAN
12 82 (8.82%) MPLS
13 71 (7.63%) Internet
13 71 (7.63%) VoIP
14 60 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
15 58 (6.24%) Multicast
15 58 (6.24%) SD-WAN
16 54 (5.81%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.51%) Big Data
3 13 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (1.40%) MongoDB
4 10 (1.08%) MySQL
5 9 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (0.86%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.86%) HBase
6 8 (0.86%) InfluxDB
6 8 (0.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.54%) ObjectStore
9 4 (0.43%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.43%) ArangoDB
10 3 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.32%) MS Access
11 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (0.86%) JIRA
3 8 (0.86%) Metasploit
4 5 (0.54%) Maven
5 4 (0.43%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.22%) GCC
6 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.11%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.11%) GitLab
7 1 (0.11%) MSI
7 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 251 (26.99%) Finance
2 156 (16.77%) Social Skills
3 125 (13.44%) Telecoms
4 64 (6.88%) Banking
5 63 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (4.09%) Law
7 36 (3.87%) Multimedia
8 35 (3.76%) Marketing
9 26 (2.80%) Legal
10 24 (2.58%) Organisational Skills
11 22 (2.37%) Public Sector
12 21 (2.26%) Manufacturing
13 16 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
13 16 (1.72%) Electronics
14 15 (1.61%) Games
15 12 (1.29%) Retail
16 9 (0.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 8 (0.86%) Back Office
17 8 (0.86%) Presentation Skills
18 7 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 258 (27.74%) Network Engineer
2 121 (13.01%) Analyst
3 99 (10.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 83 (8.92%) Support Engineer
5 80 (8.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 66 (7.10%) Cisco Engineer
6 66 (7.10%) IT Engineer
7 64 (6.88%) IT Support
8 50 (5.38%) IT Support Engineer
9 46 (4.95%) Support Analyst
10 45 (4.84%) Architect
11 44 (4.73%) Trainee
12 43 (4.62%) Consultant
13 42 (4.52%) IT Manager
14 41 (4.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 39 (4.19%) Infrastructure Manager
16 37 (3.98%) Security Analyst
17 35 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
18 34 (3.66%) IT Analyst
19 32 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.01%) XMPP
2 24 (2.58%) 802.1X
3 22 (2.37%) JSON
4 19 (2.04%) Middleware
4 19 (2.04%) Web Services
5 12 (1.29%) Lucene
6 11 (1.18%) HTML
7 10 (1.08%) Kafka
7 10 (1.08%) Regular Expression
8 9 (0.97%) Matplotlib
8 9 (0.97%) NumPy
8 9 (0.97%) Pandas
8 9 (0.97%) React
8 9 (0.97%) scikit-learn
8 9 (0.97%) XGBoost
9 7 (0.75%) LDAP
10 6 (0.65%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (0.65%) LAMP
11 4 (0.43%) Guice
11 4 (0.43%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 174 (18.71%) Data Centre
2 71 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 51 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
4 35 (3.76%) Public Cloud
5 26 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
6 23 (2.47%) iPhone
7 21 (2.26%) Blackberry
8 18 (1.94%) Clustering
8 18 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
9 14 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.29%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (1.29%) iPad
10 12 (1.29%) Replication
11 10 (1.08%) NHS
12 9 (0.97%) Internet of Things
13 8 (0.86%) EMC VNX
13 8 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (0.86%) IPTV
13 8 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 313 (33.66%) Windows
2 174 (18.71%) Linux
3 148 (15.91%) Windows Server
4 96 (10.32%) Windows 10
5 57 (6.13%) Unix
6 54 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (4.09%) Windows 7
8 34 (3.66%) CentOS
9 30 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
10 28 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (2.90%) Windows Server 2019
12 21 (2.26%) Android
13 18 (1.94%) Debian
14 17 (1.83%) Ubuntu
15 16 (1.72%) Mac OS
15 16 (1.72%) Mac OS X
16 11 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (0.86%) Kali Linux
17 8 (0.86%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (20.00%) ITIL
2 124 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 106 (11.40%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
5 79 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 78 (8.39%) Information Security
7 77 (8.28%) Service Delivery
8 66 (7.10%) DevOps
9 63 (6.77%) Project Management
10 60 (6.45%) Presales
11 58 (6.24%) Network Design
12 56 (6.02%) Project Delivery
13 55 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (5.91%) Computer Science
13 55 (5.91%) Migration
14 53 (5.70%) Change Management
15 43 (4.62%) Patch Management
16 42 (4.52%) High Availability
17 40 (4.30%) Load Balancing
18 37 (3.98%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 111 (11.94%) PowerShell
2 108 (11.61%) Python
3 60 (6.45%) SQL
4 46 (4.95%) Bash Shell
5 35 (3.76%) C
6 33 (3.55%) Perl
7 19 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 13 (1.40%) PHP
9 11 (1.18%) Java
10 10 (1.08%) VB
11 9 (0.97%) C++
11 9 (0.97%) JavaScript
12 8 (0.86%) C#
13 7 (0.75%) Ruby
14 5 (0.54%) R
14 5 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.43%) VBScript
16 3 (0.32%) VBA
17 2 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 308 (33.12%) Cisco Certification
2 207 (22.26%) CCNP
3 151 (16.24%) CCNA
4 94 (10.11%) Degree
5 51 (5.48%) CCIE
6 42 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 41 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (3.76%) A+ Certification
9 33 (3.55%) Security Cleared
10 27 (2.90%) JNCIA
11 23 (2.47%) MCSA
12 22 (2.37%) CISSP
12 22 (2.37%) MCSE
13 21 (2.26%) DV Cleared
14 19 (2.04%) CISM
14 19 (2.04%) SC Cleared
15 16 (1.72%) JNCIP
16 13 (1.40%) CCDP
17 11 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.19%) SLA
2 36 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (3.66%) PCI DSS
4 24 (2.58%) COBIT
5 17 (1.83%) GDPR
6 11 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.97%) NIST
8 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.32%) NCSC
10 2 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.22%) ISO 31000
10 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (0.22%) QA
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 218 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 166 (17.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (7.96%) Hyper-V
4 50 (5.38%) vSphere
5 28 (3.01%) VMware NSX
6 27 (2.90%) Docker
7 18 (1.94%) iptables
7 18 (1.94%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.83%) KVM
8 17 (1.83%) QEMU
9 16 (1.72%) XenApp
10 15 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
12 11 (1.18%) Kamailio
12 11 (1.18%) Postfix
13 9 (0.97%) Terminal Services
13 9 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.86%) Snort
14 8 (0.86%) Squid
15 7 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (7.63%) Ansible
2 43 (4.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 38 (4.09%) FortiGate
4 34 (3.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 32 (3.44%) Puppet
6 28 (3.01%) ZABBIX
7 24 (2.58%) Cisco UCCX
7 24 (2.58%) SCCM
8 22 (2.37%) Terraform
9 20 (2.15%) Kubernetes
10 18 (1.94%) Nagios
11 17 (1.83%) Galera Cluster
11 17 (1.83%) HAProxy
12 16 (1.72%) Backup Exec
13 15 (1.61%) AirWatch
14 14 (1.51%) Cisco Prime
15 13 (1.40%) Nessus
16 11 (1.18%) Grafana
16 11 (1.18%) NetBackup
16 11 (1.18%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 417 (44.84%) Microsoft
2 220 (23.66%) VMware
3 138 (14.84%) Palo Alto
4 132 (14.19%) Juniper
5 109 (11.72%) HP
6 107 (11.51%) CheckPoint
7 96 (10.32%) Citrix
8 86 (9.25%) Meraki
9 74 (7.96%) Dell
10 69 (7.42%) Fortinet
11 61 (6.56%) F5
11 61 (6.56%) SolarWinds
12 49 (5.27%) Apple
13 48 (5.16%) EMC
14 46 (4.95%) NetApp
15 37 (3.98%) SonicWALL
15 37 (3.98%) Splunk
15 37 (3.98%) Veeam
16 35 (3.76%) ServiceNow
17 32 (3.44%) Zscaler