Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 82 61
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2,170 2,595 3,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.70% 3.74% 4.70%
As % of the Vendors category 8.88% 8.73% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,756 2,146 2,790
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,875 £78,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 24,447 29,738 29,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.64% 42.91% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18,919 23,316 24,279
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 -16 452 £52,500 -4.55% 23
West London +20 133 £50,000 - 11
East London +22 75 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South London -1 58 £49,000 +3.16% 5
North London +21 19 £27,500 -54.17% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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.

1 975 (44.93%) Firewall
2 920 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
3 825 (38.02%) Windows
4 709 (32.67%) WAN
5 671 (30.92%) VMware
6 666 (30.69%) Microsoft
7 639 (29.45%) Active Directory
8 636 (29.31%) CCNP
9 530 (24.42%) LAN
10 523 (24.10%) CCNA
11 485 (22.35%) Finance
12 461 (21.24%) Windows Server
13 437 (20.14%) VPN
14 429 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 424 (19.54%) CheckPoint
16 407 (18.76%) Data Centre
17 406 (18.71%) Office 365
18 391 (18.02%) Juniper
19 360 (16.59%) MPLS
20 346 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
20 346 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
21 342 (15.76%) ITIL
22 339 (15.62%) Palo Alto
23 338 (15.58%) Network Security
24 336 (15.48%) Wireless
25 330 (15.21%) BGP
26 328 (15.12%) DNS
27 316 (14.56%) CCIE
28 290 (13.36%) HP
29 289 (13.32%) OSPF

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
1 270 (12.44%) MS Exchange
2 106 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 100 (4.61%) Skype for Business
4 78 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 69 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 38 (1.75%) IIS
7 34 (1.57%) Apache
8 32 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 30 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (1.29%) CMS
11 24 (1.11%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.83%) OpenStack
13 15 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.32%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.28%) WordPress
16 5 (0.23%) SAS
16 5 (0.23%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.18%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 190 (8.76%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 21 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.092%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.092%) SPSS
7 1 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.32%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.092%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.092%) Workfront
4 1 (0.046%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 406 (18.71%) Office 365
2 346 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 206 (9.49%) Amazon AWS
4 62 (2.86%) SaaS
5 54 (2.49%) IaaS
6 48 (2.21%) PaaS
7 39 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 20 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.69%) Mimecast
11 11 (0.51%) G Suite
12 10 (0.46%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.37%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.28%) GitHub
16 5 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (0.23%) Slack
17 4 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
17 4 (0.18%) Twilio
18 3 (0.14%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 975 (44.93%) Firewall
2 709 (32.67%) WAN
3 530 (24.42%) LAN
4 437 (20.14%) VPN
5 360 (16.59%) MPLS
6 346 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
7 338 (15.58%) Network Security
8 336 (15.48%) Wireless
9 330 (15.21%) BGP
10 328 (15.12%) DNS
11 289 (13.32%) OSPF
12 255 (11.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 250 (11.52%) TCP/IP
14 222 (10.23%) DHCP
15 204 (9.40%) SAN
15 204 (9.40%) VoIP
16 147 (6.77%) Cisco IOS
17 130 (5.99%) EIGRP
18 128 (5.90%) Unified Communications
19 124 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (0.88%) MySQL
2 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 18 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (0.69%) Blockchain
5 13 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.28%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.23%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.23%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.23%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.14%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.14%) Power BI
13 2 (0.092%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 19 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 17 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.46%) JIRA
4 7 (0.32%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.18%) MSI
6 4 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.14%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.14%) Hudson
8 2 (0.092%) ER Studio
8 2 (0.092%) ERwin
8 2 (0.092%) Maven
8 2 (0.092%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.046%) FishEye
9 1 (0.046%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.046%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.046%) TestRail
9 1 (0.046%) Zephyr
General
1 485 (22.35%) Finance
2 166 (7.65%) Banking
3 124 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 87 (4.01%) Law
5 85 (3.92%) Legal
6 73 (3.36%) Retail
7 33 (1.52%) Advertising
8 29 (1.34%) Marketing
9 26 (1.20%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.11%) French Language
10 24 (1.11%) Multimedia
11 19 (0.88%) German Language
12 18 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.78%) Italian Language
14 12 (0.55%) Front Office
15 11 (0.51%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.46%) Retail Banking
17 9 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.32%) Back Office
19 6 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 626 (28.85%) Network Engineer
2 258 (11.89%) Analyst
3 251 (11.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 233 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 197 (9.08%) Support Engineer
6 189 (8.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 176 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 158 (7.28%) Architect
9 148 (6.82%) Security Engineer
10 114 (5.25%) Network Security Engineer
11 110 (5.07%) Consultant
12 94 (4.33%) IT Engineer
13 85 (3.92%) Support Analyst
14 84 (3.87%) IT Analyst
15 79 (3.64%) IT Support
16 77 (3.55%) Network Architect
17 76 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
18 71 (3.27%) 3rd Line Support
18 71 (3.27%) Administrator
19 70 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (3.64%) XMPP
2 31 (1.43%) 802.1X
2 31 (1.43%) JSON
3 28 (1.29%) YAML
4 27 (1.24%) SailPoint
5 18 (0.83%) Web Services
6 16 (0.74%) LDAP
7 14 (0.65%) WSH
8 11 (0.51%) .NET
8 11 (0.51%) SAML
9 10 (0.46%) Software Packaging
10 8 (0.37%) LAMP
10 8 (0.37%) Regular Expression
11 6 (0.28%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (0.28%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (0.23%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.23%) ADO
12 5 (0.23%) COM
12 5 (0.23%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (0.23%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 407 (18.76%) Data Centre
2 133 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
4 84 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 71 (3.27%) Clustering
6 64 (2.95%) Video Conferencing
7 37 (1.71%) Virtual Team
8 36 (1.66%) Driving Licence
9 35 (1.61%) Replication
10 33 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 30 (1.38%) Public Cloud
12 26 (1.20%) Blackberry
13 25 (1.15%) EMC VNX
14 24 (1.11%) Fintech
15 20 (0.92%) iPhone
16 18 (0.83%) iPad
17 17 (0.78%) User Experience
18 13 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 13 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
18 13 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 825 (38.02%) Windows
2 461 (21.24%) Windows Server
3 271 (12.49%) Linux
4 214 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 214 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (8.57%) Windows 10
6 145 (6.68%) Windows 7
7 56 (2.58%) Unix
8 48 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 35 (1.61%) CentOS
10 33 (1.52%) Android
10 33 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 26 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 22 (1.01%) Mac OS X
13 18 (0.83%) Debian
14 14 (0.65%) Mac OS
15 13 (0.60%) AIX
15 13 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (15.76%) ITIL
2 262 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 260 (11.98%) Problem-Solving
4 204 (9.40%) Presales
5 178 (8.20%) Project Management
6 133 (6.13%) Network Design
7 128 (5.90%) Network Monitoring
8 125 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 114 (5.25%) Computer Science
9 114 (5.25%) Cybersecurity
10 100 (4.61%) Information Security
10 100 (4.61%) Load Balancing
11 98 (4.52%) Service Management
12 78 (3.59%) Agile Software Development
12 78 (3.59%) Change Management
13 77 (3.55%) SIEM
14 76 (3.50%) Network Management
14 76 (3.50%) Service Delivery
15 75 (3.46%) Line Management
15 75 (3.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 176 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 160 (7.37%) SQL
3 87 (4.01%) Python
4 49 (2.26%) Perl
5 40 (1.84%) Bash Shell
6 28 (1.29%) C
7 20 (0.92%) R
8 19 (0.88%) Java
9 17 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 15 (0.69%) VBScript
11 13 (0.60%) C++
11 13 (0.60%) Ruby
12 11 (0.51%) VB
13 8 (0.37%) PHP
14 7 (0.32%) C#
15 3 (0.14%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.14%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.14%) Korn
15 3 (0.14%) Tcl
16 1 (0.046%) VBA
Qualifications
1 920 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
2 636 (29.31%) CCNP
3 523 (24.10%) CCNA
4 316 (14.56%) CCIE
5 256 (11.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 233 (10.74%) Degree
7 168 (7.74%) MCSE
8 87 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
9 80 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 67 (3.09%) MCSA
11 61 (2.81%) CISSP
12 58 (2.67%) MCP
13 54 (2.49%) Security Cleared
14 51 (2.35%) CEH
15 43 (1.98%) GIAC
16 41 (1.89%) CCSA
17 31 (1.43%) CCIE Routing and Switching
17 31 (1.43%) CISA
18 30 (1.38%) CCSE
18 30 (1.38%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.96%) SLA
2 59 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 32 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 23 (1.06%) QA
6 20 (0.92%) GDPR
7 16 (0.74%) PMO
8 9 (0.41%) HIPAA
9 8 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 5 (0.23%) COBIT
12 4 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 4 (0.18%) MiFID
13 3 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
13 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
13 3 (0.14%) SEPA
14 2 (0.092%) Solvency II
15 1 (0.046%) GPG13
15 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.046%) RMADS
System Software
1 639 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 429 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (9.40%) Hyper-V
4 123 (5.67%) vSphere
5 72 (3.32%) XenApp
6 60 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (2.07%) XenDesktop
8 31 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
10 21 (0.97%) Firmware
11 18 (0.83%) Docker
12 16 (0.74%) NFS
13 13 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
14 12 (0.55%) VMware NSX
15 10 (0.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 10 (0.46%) Terminal Services
16 9 (0.41%) DFS Replication
16 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.41%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 182 (8.39%) SCCM
2 109 (5.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 75 (3.46%) Cisco Prime
4 65 (3.00%) Ansible
5 60 (2.76%) Backup Exec
5 60 (2.76%) Nagios
6 58 (2.67%) Cisco UCCX
7 51 (2.35%) Puppet
8 38 (1.75%) Nessus
9 34 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
10 33 (1.52%) FortiGate
11 31 (1.43%) SCOM
12 30 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
12 30 (1.38%) WSUS
13 23 (1.06%) Cisco UCCE
14 21 (0.97%) Kubernetes
14 21 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
14 21 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
14 21 (0.97%) Terraform
15 17 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 671 (30.92%) VMware
2 666 (30.69%) Microsoft
3 424 (19.54%) CheckPoint
4 391 (18.02%) Juniper
5 339 (15.62%) Palo Alto
6 290 (13.36%) HP
7 262 (12.07%) Citrix
8 253 (11.66%) F5
9 181 (8.34%) Dell
10 179 (8.25%) EMC
11 168 (7.74%) Meraki
12 165 (7.60%) NetApp
13 157 (7.24%) SolarWinds
14 73 (3.36%) McAfee
15 72 (3.32%) Splunk
16 68 (3.13%) Symantec
17 67 (3.09%) Fortinet
18 64 (2.95%) Riverbed
19 63 (2.90%) Red Hat
20 61 (2.81%) Avaya