Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 96 82
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 1,766 2,292 2,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.25% 3.40% 3.83%
As % of the Vendors category 7.80% 8.14% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,492 1,904 2,458
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £30,525 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 22,635 28,146 32,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.65% 41.79% 43.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17,633 22,221 24,596
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -9 393 £53,000 -3.64% 102
West London +1 118 £56,250 +12.50% 50
South London -6 50 £50,000 +2.56% 13
East London +29 41 £45,000 -3.23% 24
North London +11 17 £53,000 +17.78% 12
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 779 (44.11%) Cisco Certification
2 764 (43.26%) Firewall
3 699 (39.58%) Windows
4 568 (32.16%) WAN
5 553 (31.31%) Microsoft
6 538 (30.46%) VMware
7 527 (29.84%) CCNP
8 526 (29.78%) LAN
9 511 (28.94%) Active Directory
10 503 (28.48%) Office 365
11 399 (22.59%) Azure
12 385 (21.80%) Finance
13 377 (21.35%) CCNA
14 344 (19.48%) BGP
15 335 (18.97%) Wireless
16 332 (18.80%) Network Security
17 327 (18.52%) VPN
18 323 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 315 (17.84%) Windows Server
20 310 (17.55%) DNS
20 310 (17.55%) MPLS
21 308 (17.44%) Palo Alto
22 303 (17.16%) TCP/IP
23 301 (17.04%) Data Centre
24 295 (16.70%) OSPF
25 281 (15.91%) DHCP
26 278 (15.74%) ITIL
27 273 (15.46%) Juniper
28 265 (15.01%) AWS
29 257 (14.55%) Linux

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
1 206 (11.66%) MS Exchange
2 85 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 82 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 79 (4.47%) Skype for Business
5 69 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (1.13%) IIS
8 12 (0.68%) Confluence
9 10 (0.57%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.45%) nginx
12 7 (0.40%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.23%) Apache
13 4 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.23%) Jupyter
13 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.23%) WordPress
14 2 (0.11%) Drupal
14 2 (0.11%) LiveLink
14 2 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 163 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.17%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 1 (0.057%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.057%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.057%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 503 (28.48%) Office 365
2 399 (22.59%) Azure
3 265 (15.01%) AWS
4 45 (2.55%) IaaS
5 40 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 36 (2.04%) SaaS
7 28 (1.59%) GCP
7 28 (1.59%) OneDrive
8 21 (1.19%) PaaS
9 15 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.85%) G Suite
10 13 (0.74%) Mimecast
11 10 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.40%) Datadog
13 6 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
13 6 (0.34%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 5 (0.28%) Akamai
15 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
16 3 (0.17%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 764 (43.26%) Firewall
2 568 (32.16%) WAN
3 526 (29.78%) LAN
4 344 (19.48%) BGP
5 335 (18.97%) Wireless
6 332 (18.80%) Network Security
7 327 (18.52%) VPN
8 310 (17.55%) DNS
8 310 (17.55%) MPLS
9 303 (17.16%) TCP/IP
10 295 (16.70%) OSPF
11 281 (15.91%) DHCP
12 247 (13.99%) Cisco ASA
13 203 (11.49%) VoIP
14 153 (8.66%) SAN
15 152 (8.61%) IPsec
16 148 (8.38%) Cisco Nexus
17 140 (7.93%) Cisco IOS
18 139 (7.87%) VLAN
19 118 (6.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 39 (2.21%) MySQL
3 22 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (0.40%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.23%) InfluxDB
11 3 (0.17%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.11%) DB2
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.057%) Big Data
13 1 (0.057%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.057%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 43 (2.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 34 (1.93%) JIRA
3 33 (1.87%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.59%) Subversion
5 11 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.28%) Fiddler
7 5 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.28%) Terragrunt
8 4 (0.23%) Redmine
9 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.11%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.057%) Ant
10 1 (0.057%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.057%) Maven
General
1 385 (21.80%) Finance
2 158 (8.95%) Telecoms
3 105 (5.95%) Banking
4 70 (3.96%) Retail
5 55 (3.11%) Law
6 39 (2.21%) Legal
7 37 (2.10%) Marketing
8 32 (1.81%) Public Sector
9 24 (1.36%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.30%) Front Office
11 18 (1.02%) French Language
12 15 (0.85%) Back Office
12 15 (0.85%) German Language
12 15 (0.85%) Italian Language
13 14 (0.79%) Electronics
13 14 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.62%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.51%) Local Government
16 7 (0.40%) Advertising
16 7 (0.40%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 554 (31.37%) Network Engineer
2 176 (9.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 172 (9.74%) Analyst
4 161 (9.12%) Senior Network Engineer
5 151 (8.55%) Support Engineer
6 128 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 124 (7.02%) Architect
8 111 (6.29%) Security Engineer
9 98 (5.55%) IT Engineer
10 96 (5.44%) IT Support
11 92 (5.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 83 (4.70%) Network Security Engineer
13 71 (4.02%) 2nd Line Support
14 67 (3.79%) IT Analyst
15 63 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
16 60 (3.40%) Support Analyst
17 59 (3.34%) Administrator
18 56 (3.17%) Consultant
18 56 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
19 55 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.55%) 802.1X
2 41 (2.32%) LDAP
3 32 (1.81%) LAMP
4 27 (1.53%) XMPP
5 13 (0.74%) Web Services
6 9 (0.51%) X-Windows
7 7 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (0.28%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (0.28%) JSON
8 5 (0.28%) SAML
9 4 (0.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (0.23%) Django
9 4 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.23%) Kafka
9 4 (0.23%) NumPy
9 4 (0.23%) Pandas
9 4 (0.23%) Protocol Buffers
9 4 (0.23%) Qt
9 4 (0.23%) SciPy
9 4 (0.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 301 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 97 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
3 90 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
5 58 (3.28%) Replication
6 52 (2.94%) Clustering
7 51 (2.89%) Management Information System
8 39 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 35 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 32 (1.81%) Video\Live Streaming
11 29 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
11 29 (1.64%) MPEG
12 27 (1.53%) Driving Licence
12 27 (1.53%) IPTV
13 26 (1.47%) Private Cloud
14 24 (1.36%) Hedge funds
15 23 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
16 14 (0.79%) Blackberry
17 11 (0.62%) Fixed Income
18 10 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 699 (39.58%) Windows
2 315 (17.84%) Windows Server
3 257 (14.55%) Linux
4 189 (10.70%) Windows 10
5 171 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 125 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (5.78%) Windows 7
8 46 (2.60%) Ubuntu
9 44 (2.49%) CentOS
10 41 (2.32%) Unix
11 38 (2.15%) Mac OS X
11 38 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 38 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 28 (1.59%) Android
13 26 (1.47%) Windows 8
14 19 (1.08%) Mac OS
15 17 (0.96%) Solaris
16 11 (0.62%) Debian
17 6 (0.34%) Windows XP
18 3 (0.17%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (15.74%) ITIL
2 220 (12.46%) Problem-Solving
3 219 (12.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 129 (7.30%) Migration
5 116 (6.57%) Load Balancing
6 114 (6.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 112 (6.34%) Network Design
8 95 (5.38%) Change Management
9 90 (5.10%) Cybersecurity
10 89 (5.04%) Presales
11 85 (4.81%) Project Delivery
12 83 (4.70%) Project Management
13 71 (4.02%) Business Continuity
13 71 (4.02%) Information Security
14 66 (3.74%) Service Management
15 65 (3.68%) SIEM
16 62 (3.51%) Time Management
17 60 (3.40%) DevOps
17 60 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
18 59 (3.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 114 (6.46%) PowerShell
2 107 (6.06%) SQL
3 75 (4.25%) Python
4 61 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 22 (1.25%) C
5 22 (1.25%) Perl
6 19 (1.08%) VBA
7 7 (0.40%) R
7 7 (0.40%) VBScript
8 6 (0.34%) C++
8 6 (0.34%) Ruby
8 6 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.28%) PHP
10 4 (0.23%) C#
10 4 (0.23%) F#
10 4 (0.23%) Haskell
10 4 (0.23%) Java
10 4 (0.23%) Julia
10 4 (0.23%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.23%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 779 (44.11%) Cisco Certification
2 527 (29.84%) CCNP
3 377 (21.35%) CCNA
4 198 (11.21%) Degree
5 189 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 178 (10.08%) CCIE
7 124 (7.02%) MCSE
8 86 (4.87%) MCSA
9 67 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 51 (2.89%) CCDP
11 37 (2.10%) JNCIP
11 37 (2.10%) Security Cleared
12 35 (1.98%) CCSA
13 34 (1.93%) MCITP
14 33 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
14 33 (1.87%) JNCIS
15 32 (1.81%) JNCIA
15 32 (1.81%) SC Cleared
16 30 (1.70%) CCSE
17 28 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.12%) SLA
2 65 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.85%) GDPR
5 13 (0.74%) QA
6 11 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (0.57%) NIST
8 8 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 8 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.28%) MiFID
10 4 (0.23%) COBIT
11 3 (0.17%) PMO
12 2 (0.11%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.11%) FISMA
12 2 (0.11%) NCSC
13 1 (0.057%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.057%) PMBOK
System Software
1 511 (28.94%) Active Directory
2 323 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (6.68%) Hyper-V
4 84 (4.76%) vSphere
5 52 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (2.21%) XenApp
7 31 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 26 (1.47%) Firmware
9 25 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
9 25 (1.42%) VMware NSX
10 14 (0.79%) BitLocker
10 14 (0.79%) Docker
11 13 (0.74%) ProxySG
11 13 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (0.57%) DRBD
12 10 (0.57%) GlusterFS
13 9 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.28%) Xen
16 4 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 121 (6.85%) SCCM
2 66 (3.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 66 (3.74%) FortiGate
3 63 (3.57%) Puppet
4 60 (3.40%) Ansible
5 43 (2.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 41 (2.32%) Nagios
7 36 (2.04%) Backup Exec
8 29 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (1.64%) ZABBIX
9 27 (1.53%) Terraform
10 24 (1.36%) Jamf Pro
11 23 (1.30%) WSUS
12 20 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
12 20 (1.13%) vCenter Server
13 19 (1.08%) Stealthwatch
14 16 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
15 14 (0.79%) Kubernetes
15 14 (0.79%) SCOM
16 11 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 553 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 538 (30.46%) VMware
3 308 (17.44%) Palo Alto
4 273 (15.46%) Juniper
5 251 (14.21%) CheckPoint
6 208 (11.78%) Meraki
7 177 (10.02%) Citrix
8 172 (9.74%) F5
9 165 (9.34%) HP
10 109 (6.17%) SolarWinds
11 97 (5.49%) Fortinet
12 93 (5.27%) NetApp
13 87 (4.93%) Dell
14 80 (4.53%) EMC
15 63 (3.57%) Red Hat
16 61 (3.45%) Sophos
17 59 (3.34%) Arista
18 56 (3.17%) Aruba
19 45 (2.55%) Polycom
19 45 (2.55%) Veeam