Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 81 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 -24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2,263 2,724 3,463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.61% 3.88% 4.91%
As % of the Vendors category 8.60% 8.98% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,892 2,344 3,006
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 26,299 30,319 29,713
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.90% 43.16% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20,563 23,753 24,919
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,200 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 0 467 £55,000 - 105
West London -14 132 £50,000 +11.11% 43
South London -10 58 £52,500 +23.53% 9
East London -14 45 £50,000 - 34
North London +13 8 £47,500 -3.55% 1
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 1,008 (44.54%) Firewall
2 968 (42.78%) Cisco Certification
3 856 (37.83%) Windows
4 717 (31.68%) Microsoft
5 687 (30.36%) VMware
6 664 (29.34%) CCNP
7 658 (29.08%) WAN
8 643 (28.41%) Active Directory
9 614 (27.13%) Finance
10 550 (24.30%) LAN
11 515 (22.76%) CheckPoint
12 501 (22.14%) CCNA
13 462 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 420 (18.56%) Windows Server
15 419 (18.52%) BGP
16 412 (18.21%) VPN
17 411 (18.16%) Data Centre
18 409 (18.07%) Juniper
19 397 (17.54%) MPLS
20 376 (16.62%) Wireless
21 373 (16.48%) Palo Alto
22 366 (16.17%) Network Security
23 358 (15.82%) OSPF
24 349 (15.42%) CCIE
25 338 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
26 334 (14.76%) Linux
27 327 (14.45%) ITIL
28 325 (14.36%) Office 365
29 324 (14.32%) HP
30 322 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 200 (8.84%) MS Exchange
2 108 (4.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 99 (4.37%) Skype for Business
4 83 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 79 (3.49%) SharePoint
6 77 (3.40%) CMS
7 70 (3.09%) Apache
8 48 (2.12%) IIS
9 33 (1.46%) nginx
10 26 (1.15%) OpenStack
10 26 (1.15%) WordPress
11 25 (1.10%) Tomcat
12 24 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (0.40%) JBoss
15 9 (0.40%) Joomla!
16 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.27%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 143 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.18%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.088%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.088%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.088%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.044%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.044%) Lawson
4 1 (0.044%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.044%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.044%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.044%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.044%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.044%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 325 (14.36%) Office 365
2 322 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 266 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
4 110 (4.86%) SaaS
5 67 (2.96%) IaaS
6 64 (2.83%) PaaS
7 39 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 28 (1.24%) Mimecast
9 24 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (1.06%) G Suite
10 22 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 21 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.84%) Amazon S3
13 17 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 16 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.44%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.40%) Dropbox
17 6 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
17 6 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1,008 (44.54%) Firewall
2 658 (29.08%) WAN
3 550 (24.30%) LAN
4 419 (18.52%) BGP
5 412 (18.21%) VPN
6 397 (17.54%) MPLS
7 376 (16.62%) Wireless
8 366 (16.17%) Network Security
9 358 (15.82%) OSPF
10 338 (14.94%) Cisco ASA
11 304 (13.43%) DNS
12 291 (12.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 268 (11.84%) TCP/IP
14 265 (11.71%) VoIP
15 227 (10.03%) DHCP
16 202 (8.93%) SAN
17 170 (7.51%) Unified Communications
18 162 (7.16%) EIGRP
19 157 (6.94%) Cisco IOS
20 144 (6.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 53 (2.34%) MySQL
3 31 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 27 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (1.10%) Big Data
6 23 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.53%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.27%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.27%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.22%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.22%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.22%) Redis
14 4 (0.18%) Neo4j
14 4 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (0.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 28 (1.24%) Jenkins
2 17 (0.75%) Metasploit
3 16 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 14 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (0.40%) JIRA
5 9 (0.40%) PEAR
6 7 (0.31%) Hudson
7 6 (0.27%) MSI
8 5 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.13%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.088%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.088%) ERwin
10 2 (0.088%) Maven
10 2 (0.088%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.088%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.044%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.044%) FishEye
11 1 (0.044%) FogBugz
11 1 (0.044%) GitLab
11 1 (0.044%) JUnit
General
1 614 (27.13%) Finance
2 252 (11.14%) Banking
3 193 (8.53%) Telecoms
4 111 (4.90%) Retail
5 83 (3.67%) Legal
6 82 (3.62%) Law
7 72 (3.18%) Advertising
8 42 (1.86%) French Language
9 37 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 35 (1.55%) Marketing
11 29 (1.28%) Publishing
12 27 (1.19%) German Language
12 27 (1.19%) Italian Language
13 24 (1.06%) Front Office
14 19 (0.84%) Manufacturing
15 18 (0.80%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 13 (0.57%) Multimedia
17 13 (0.57%) Spanish Language
18 10 (0.44%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 628 (27.75%) Network Engineer
2 253 (11.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 250 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 239 (10.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 223 (9.85%) Analyst
6 176 (7.78%) Architect
7 168 (7.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 153 (6.76%) Security Engineer
9 136 (6.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 126 (5.57%) IT Engineer
11 120 (5.30%) IT Support
12 115 (5.08%) Consultant
13 108 (4.77%) Network Security Engineer
14 96 (4.24%) IT Analyst
15 83 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
16 79 (3.49%) 3rd Line Support
17 76 (3.36%) Administrator
17 76 (3.36%) Support Analyst
18 75 (3.31%) Voice Engineer
19 73 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (3.27%) XMPP
2 61 (2.70%) 802.1X
3 43 (1.90%) Web Services
4 38 (1.68%) LAMP
5 30 (1.33%) LEMP Stack
6 23 (1.02%) LDAP
7 22 (0.97%) JSON
8 20 (0.88%) .NET
9 19 (0.84%) SailPoint
10 17 (0.75%) HTML
11 15 (0.66%) XML
12 14 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (0.57%) CSS
14 9 (0.40%) XSLT
15 7 (0.31%) Middleware
15 7 (0.31%) Regular Expression
15 7 (0.31%) WSH
16 6 (0.27%) YAML
17 5 (0.22%) Kafka
18 4 (0.18%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 411 (18.16%) Data Centre
2 174 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (5.79%) Video Conferencing
4 97 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
5 86 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 63 (2.78%) Clustering
7 41 (1.81%) Fintech
8 40 (1.77%) Replication
9 37 (1.63%) IPTV
10 35 (1.55%) Public Cloud
10 35 (1.55%) Virtual Team
11 34 (1.50%) EMC VNX
12 30 (1.33%) iPhone
13 29 (1.28%) Hedge funds
14 27 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
15 26 (1.15%) Private Cloud
16 23 (1.02%) User Experience
17 22 (0.97%) PKI
18 21 (0.93%) Driving Licence
18 21 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 856 (37.83%) Windows
2 420 (18.56%) Windows Server
3 334 (14.76%) Linux
4 215 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 197 (8.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 172 (7.60%) Windows 10
7 165 (7.29%) Windows 7
8 87 (3.84%) Unix
9 76 (3.36%) CentOS
10 41 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 40 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 38 (1.68%) Windows 8
13 33 (1.46%) Mac OS
13 33 (1.46%) Mac OS X
14 32 (1.41%) Android
14 32 (1.41%) Ubuntu
15 23 (1.02%) Windows XP
16 19 (0.84%) Solaris
17 16 (0.71%) Debian
18 13 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (14.45%) ITIL
2 298 (13.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 298 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
3 130 (5.74%) Cybersecurity
4 126 (5.57%) Presales
5 111 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 108 (4.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 105 (4.64%) Project Management
8 103 (4.55%) Information Security
9 101 (4.46%) Network Design
10 93 (4.11%) High Availability
11 92 (4.07%) Network Management
12 91 (4.02%) DevOps
13 90 (3.98%) Mentoring
14 89 (3.93%) Network Monitoring
14 89 (3.93%) Service Management
15 87 (3.84%) Time Management
16 86 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
16 86 (3.80%) SIEM
17 83 (3.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 202 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 174 (7.69%) SQL
3 169 (7.47%) Python
4 102 (4.51%) Perl
5 79 (3.49%) Bash Shell
6 39 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 36 (1.59%) Ruby
8 31 (1.37%) C
9 27 (1.19%) Java
9 27 (1.19%) VB
10 25 (1.10%) PHP
11 23 (1.02%) Korn
12 21 (0.93%) C++
13 19 (0.84%) Bourne shell
14 14 (0.62%) C#
15 12 (0.53%) JavaScript
15 12 (0.53%) R
16 7 (0.31%) VBScript
17 4 (0.18%) C-shell
18 3 (0.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 968 (42.78%) Cisco Certification
2 664 (29.34%) CCNP
3 501 (22.14%) CCNA
4 349 (15.42%) CCIE
5 275 (12.15%) Degree
6 208 (9.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 160 (7.07%) MCSE
8 92 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 75 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 66 (2.92%) MCP
11 65 (2.87%) CISSP
12 63 (2.78%) CCVP
13 54 (2.39%) CEH
14 47 (2.08%) GIAC
15 44 (1.94%) Security Cleared
16 36 (1.59%) JNCIA
16 36 (1.59%) MCSA
17 35 (1.55%) CCDP
18 29 (1.28%) CISM
18 29 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (5.26%) SLA
2 60 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (2.03%) Cyber Essentials
4 32 (1.41%) PCI DSS
5 27 (1.19%) GDPR
6 20 (0.88%) QA
7 13 (0.57%) HIPAA
8 8 (0.35%) COBIT
8 8 (0.35%) PMO
9 6 (0.27%) ISO 22301
10 5 (0.22%) NIST 800
10 5 (0.22%) SEPA
11 3 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.088%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 643 (28.41%) Active Directory
2 462 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 215 (9.50%) Hyper-V
4 135 (5.97%) vSphere
5 69 (3.05%) XenApp
6 65 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
7 44 (1.94%) VMware NSX
8 33 (1.46%) XenDesktop
9 22 (0.97%) DFS Replication
9 22 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (0.80%) Docker
10 18 (0.80%) NFS
11 17 (0.75%) VMware Server
12 16 (0.71%) KVM
12 16 (0.71%) ProxySG
13 15 (0.66%) Xen
14 14 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
15 13 (0.57%) Snort
15 13 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
16 11 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 175 (7.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 154 (6.81%) SCCM
3 93 (4.11%) Ansible
4 72 (3.18%) Puppet
5 69 (3.05%) Backup Exec
6 63 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
6 63 (2.78%) Nagios
7 55 (2.43%) Nessus
8 53 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
9 50 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
10 46 (2.03%) Cisco UCCE
11 41 (1.81%) FortiGate
12 40 (1.77%) SCOM
13 36 (1.59%) Kubernetes
13 36 (1.59%) Terraform
14 31 (1.37%) vCenter Server
15 26 (1.15%) WSUS
16 24 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
17 22 (0.97%) vRealize
18 21 (0.93%) QRadar
Vendors
1 717 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 687 (30.36%) VMware
3 515 (22.76%) CheckPoint
4 409 (18.07%) Juniper
5 373 (16.48%) Palo Alto
6 324 (14.32%) HP
7 286 (12.64%) F5
8 237 (10.47%) Citrix
9 207 (9.15%) Dell
10 200 (8.84%) EMC
11 199 (8.79%) NetApp
12 166 (7.34%) SolarWinds
13 152 (6.72%) Meraki
14 106 (4.68%) Splunk
15 100 (4.42%) Fortinet
16 90 (3.98%) Red Hat
17 86 (3.80%) Avaya
18 84 (3.71%) McAfee
18 84 (3.71%) Riverbed
19 75 (3.31%) Google