Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 85 82
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1,649 2,301 2,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.29% 3.69% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.01% 8.80% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,946 2,282
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,730
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.36% +7.46%
10th Percentile £31,750 £29,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £78,625
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 20,587 26,135 30,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.05% 41.91% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15,993 20,383 24,223
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +1 388 £57,500 +4.55% 88
West London -15 87 £55,000 +4.76% 47
South London +14 60 £50,000 -16.67% 13
East London -15 27 £35,753 -28.50% 29
North London -16 5 £85,000 +78.95% 4
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 727 (44.09%) Cisco Certification
2 712 (43.18%) Firewall
3 565 (34.26%) WAN
4 561 (34.02%) Windows
5 555 (33.66%) Microsoft
6 522 (31.66%) LAN
7 481 (29.17%) CCNP
8 474 (28.74%) Active Directory
9 459 (27.84%) Office 365
10 456 (27.65%) VMware
11 402 (24.38%) Azure
12 369 (22.38%) Finance
13 348 (21.10%) VPN
14 332 (20.13%) BGP
15 329 (19.95%) CCNA
16 323 (19.59%) Wireless
17 316 (19.16%) Palo Alto
18 305 (18.50%) TCP/IP
19 304 (18.44%) VMware Infrastructure
20 302 (18.31%) Network Security
21 295 (17.89%) Data Centre
22 291 (17.65%) OSPF
23 278 (16.86%) DNS
24 277 (16.80%) MPLS
25 261 (15.83%) Windows Server
26 256 (15.52%) DHCP
27 248 (15.04%) AWS
28 242 (14.68%) ITIL
29 233 (14.13%) Juniper
30 232 (14.07%) Cisco ASA

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
1 148 (8.98%) MS Exchange
2 78 (4.73%) Skype for Business
3 75 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 60 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (2.06%) IIS
7 18 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (0.79%) Confluence
9 7 (0.42%) IBM Notes
9 7 (0.42%) JBoss
10 5 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.24%) nginx
11 4 (0.24%) WordPress
12 2 (0.12%) Apache
12 2 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.12%) Drupal
12 2 (0.12%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.12%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.061%) LiveLink
Applications
1 124 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.12%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 1 (0.061%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.12%) Softmar
4 1 (0.061%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.061%) Magento
4 1 (0.061%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 459 (27.84%) Office 365
2 402 (24.38%) Azure
3 248 (15.04%) AWS
4 46 (2.79%) IaaS
5 40 (2.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 31 (1.88%) SaaS
7 25 (1.52%) GCP
8 24 (1.46%) Mimecast
8 24 (1.46%) PaaS
9 22 (1.33%) G Suite
10 16 (0.97%) OneDrive
11 13 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (0.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 8 (0.49%) Datadog
13 8 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.24%) Akamai
17 3 (0.18%) Slack
18 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 712 (43.18%) Firewall
2 565 (34.26%) WAN
3 522 (31.66%) LAN
4 348 (21.10%) VPN
5 332 (20.13%) BGP
6 323 (19.59%) Wireless
7 305 (18.50%) TCP/IP
8 302 (18.31%) Network Security
9 291 (17.65%) OSPF
10 278 (16.86%) DNS
11 277 (16.80%) MPLS
12 256 (15.52%) DHCP
13 232 (14.07%) Cisco ASA
14 212 (12.86%) VoIP
15 159 (9.64%) IPsec
16 145 (8.79%) VLAN
17 134 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
18 130 (7.88%) Cisco IOS
19 124 (7.52%) SAN
20 123 (7.46%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (3.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.52%) MySQL
3 12 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.12%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.12%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.12%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.12%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2017
9 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.061%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 52 (3.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 31 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 22 (1.33%) JIRA
4 16 (0.97%) Subversion
5 8 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.18%) Fiddler
6 3 (0.18%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.12%) Redmine
7 2 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.061%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.061%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.061%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.061%) WinDbg
General
1 369 (22.38%) Finance
2 163 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 124 (7.52%) Banking
4 67 (4.06%) Law
5 65 (3.94%) Retail
6 44 (2.67%) Legal
7 39 (2.37%) Front Office
8 35 (2.12%) Marketing
9 25 (1.52%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.97%) Electronics
11 16 (0.97%) French Language
12 11 (0.67%) Back Office
12 11 (0.67%) German Language
12 11 (0.67%) Italian Language
13 10 (0.61%) Japanese Language
13 10 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.61%) Public Sector
14 7 (0.42%) Advertising
14 7 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 589 (35.72%) Network Engineer
2 179 (10.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 155 (9.40%) Support Engineer
4 151 (9.16%) Analyst
5 148 (8.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 116 (7.03%) Cisco Engineer
7 96 (5.82%) Architect
8 88 (5.34%) IT Support
8 88 (5.34%) Security Engineer
9 87 (5.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 82 (4.97%) IT Engineer
11 70 (4.24%) Network Security Engineer
12 57 (3.46%) Cloud Engineer
13 56 (3.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 56 (3.40%) Consultant
14 53 (3.21%) Support Analyst
15 49 (2.97%) IT Analyst
16 46 (2.79%) 2nd Line Support
17 45 (2.73%) Solutions Architect
18 42 (2.55%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (3.21%) 802.1X
2 24 (1.46%) XMPP
3 21 (1.27%) LDAP
4 20 (1.21%) LAMP
5 10 (0.61%) Web Services
5 10 (0.61%) X-Windows
6 8 (0.49%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (0.36%) JSON
8 4 (0.24%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.18%) CSS
9 3 (0.18%) HTML
9 3 (0.18%) SAML
10 2 (0.12%) .NET
10 2 (0.12%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (0.12%) Dask
10 2 (0.12%) Middleware
10 2 (0.12%) POSIX
10 2 (0.12%) Qt
10 2 (0.12%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 295 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 115 (6.97%) Video Conferencing
3 74 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (2.97%) Public Cloud
5 41 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
6 37 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
7 34 (2.06%) Private Cloud
8 33 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 32 (1.94%) Replication
10 27 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
11 26 (1.58%) Clustering
12 23 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 19 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
13 19 (1.15%) Video\Live Streaming
14 18 (1.09%) Fixed Income
14 18 (1.09%) Hedge funds
15 16 (0.97%) Virtual Team
16 15 (0.91%) Driving Licence
16 15 (0.91%) MPEG
17 14 (0.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 561 (34.02%) Windows
2 261 (15.83%) Windows Server
3 202 (12.25%) Linux
4 160 (9.70%) Windows 10
5 135 (8.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (5.58%) Windows 7
7 83 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (2.12%) Mac OS X
9 32 (1.94%) Ubuntu
10 30 (1.82%) CentOS
11 29 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (1.33%) Android
12 22 (1.33%) Unix
12 22 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (0.91%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.85%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.61%) Debian
16 4 (0.24%) Solaris
17 2 (0.12%) VyOS
18 1 (0.061%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (14.68%) ITIL
2 185 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
3 180 (10.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 133 (8.07%) Load Balancing
5 116 (7.03%) Network Design
6 98 (5.94%) Migration
7 85 (5.15%) Change Management
8 84 (5.09%) Project Delivery
9 79 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 76 (4.61%) Presales
11 75 (4.55%) Business Continuity
11 75 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
12 70 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
12 70 (4.24%) Project Management
13 69 (4.18%) Information Security
14 62 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 62 (3.76%) DevOps
15 59 (3.58%) Service Delivery
16 53 (3.21%) Mentoring
16 53 (3.21%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (7.58%) PowerShell
2 76 (4.61%) Python
3 74 (4.49%) SQL
4 45 (2.73%) Bash Shell
5 23 (1.39%) VBA
6 18 (1.09%) VBScript
7 17 (1.03%) C
8 15 (0.91%) Perl
9 4 (0.24%) C++
9 4 (0.24%) VB
10 3 (0.18%) Java
11 2 (0.12%) C#
11 2 (0.12%) Haskell
11 2 (0.12%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.12%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.12%) OCaml
11 2 (0.12%) PHP
11 2 (0.12%) R
11 2 (0.12%) Ruby
11 2 (0.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 727 (44.09%) Cisco Certification
2 481 (29.17%) CCNP
3 329 (19.95%) CCNA
4 187 (11.34%) Degree
5 163 (9.88%) CCIE
6 153 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (4.79%) MCSE
8 66 (4.00%) MCSA
9 43 (2.61%) CCDP
9 43 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 41 (2.49%) JNCIP
11 36 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 35 (2.12%) MCITP
13 33 (2.00%) CCSA
13 33 (2.00%) JNCIA
14 30 (1.82%) Security Cleared
15 24 (1.46%) CCSE
15 24 (1.46%) MCP
16 23 (1.39%) SC Cleared
17 21 (1.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.43%) SLA
2 53 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (0.73%) GDPR
5 8 (0.49%) NIST
6 6 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.36%) QA
7 4 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.12%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) FedRAMP
8 2 (0.12%) FISMA
8 2 (0.12%) NCSC
8 2 (0.12%) PMO
9 1 (0.061%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 474 (28.74%) Active Directory
2 304 (18.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (7.88%) Hyper-V
4 62 (3.76%) vSphere
5 40 (2.43%) XenApp
6 39 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
7 29 (1.76%) Firmware
7 29 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
8 27 (1.64%) XenDesktop
9 26 (1.58%) VMware NSX
10 16 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (0.61%) ProxySG
12 8 (0.49%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.42%) Docker
14 6 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.18%) BitLocker
16 3 (0.18%) VMware Server
17 2 (0.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 112 (6.79%) SCCM
2 71 (4.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 56 (3.40%) Ansible
4 54 (3.27%) FortiGate
5 46 (2.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 46 (2.79%) Puppet
6 35 (2.12%) vCenter Server
7 29 (1.76%) Nagios
8 23 (1.39%) Jamf Pro
9 22 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
10 17 (1.03%) Terraform
11 16 (0.97%) ZABBIX
12 15 (0.91%) Backup Exec
12 15 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 14 (0.85%) WSUS
14 11 (0.67%) Cisco CME
14 11 (0.67%) Kubernetes
15 10 (0.61%) SCOM
16 9 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 555 (33.66%) Microsoft
2 456 (27.65%) VMware
3 316 (19.16%) Palo Alto
4 233 (14.13%) Juniper
5 203 (12.31%) Meraki
6 202 (12.25%) CheckPoint
7 174 (10.55%) F5
8 171 (10.37%) Citrix
9 166 (10.07%) HP
10 122 (7.40%) SolarWinds
11 77 (4.67%) Fortinet
12 69 (4.18%) Aruba
13 63 (3.82%) NetApp
14 59 (3.58%) Arista
15 57 (3.46%) Avaya
15 57 (3.46%) Bloomberg
16 54 (3.27%) Polycom
17 53 (3.21%) Dell
18 45 (2.73%) Aerohive Networks
19 44 (2.67%) Sophos