Period
to 24 June 2018

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 June 2018 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 65 54
Rank change year-on-year -15 -11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2,602 3,203 4,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.72% 4.55% 5.03%
As % of the Vendors category 8.69% 10.38% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,121 2,810 3,621
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
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 29,927 30,869 35,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 42.75% 43.88% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23,386 24,756 30,003
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 June 2018.

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 June 2018. 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 -28 598 £55,000 +10.00% 71
West London -57 108 £47,500 +5.56% 33
South London -28 67 £44,000 +4.76% 13
East London -11 59 £49,000 +8.89% 30
North London -4 14 £60,000 +26.32% 3
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 1,089 (41.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1,058 (40.66%) Firewall
3 996 (38.28%) VMware
4 954 (36.66%) Windows
5 793 (30.48%) WAN
6 761 (29.25%) Microsoft
7 754 (28.98%) CCNP
8 691 (26.56%) LAN
9 658 (25.29%) Active Directory
10 628 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 625 (24.02%) Finance
12 571 (21.94%) Data Centre
13 514 (19.75%) VPN
14 505 (19.41%) Wireless
15 495 (19.02%) CCNA
16 493 (18.95%) Windows Server
17 485 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
18 484 (18.60%) Network Security
19 450 (17.29%) F5
20 444 (17.06%) DNS
21 436 (16.76%) Citrix
22 418 (16.06%) MPLS
22 418 (16.06%) BGP
23 412 (15.83%) CheckPoint
24 411 (15.80%) CCIE
25 400 (15.37%) Juniper
26 396 (15.22%) ITIL
27 385 (14.80%) Office 365
28 369 (14.18%) Linux
29 363 (13.95%) Degree

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
1 308 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 162 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 152 (5.84%) Skype for Business
4 121 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 120 (4.61%) SharePoint
6 97 (3.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 38 (1.46%) IIS
8 37 (1.42%) Apache
9 30 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 29 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (0.88%) SAS
11 23 (0.88%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.69%) Confluence
13 17 (0.65%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.54%) JBoss
15 12 (0.46%) CMS
16 11 (0.42%) nginx
17 9 (0.35%) WebSphere
18 8 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2000
18 8 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 193 (7.42%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.46%) Acrobat
6 10 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
6 10 (0.38%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.12%) InDesign
7 3 (0.12%) LibreOffice
7 3 (0.12%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.038%) Revit
9 1 (0.038%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 13 (0.50%) Elite 3E
2 10 (0.38%) Carpe Diem
3 8 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.19%) Documaker
5 4 (0.15%) Eikon
5 4 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.077%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.077%) Distributed Ledger
6 2 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.077%) Maximo
7 1 (0.038%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 385 (14.80%) Office 365
2 341 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 318 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
4 76 (2.92%) SaaS
5 73 (2.81%) PaaS
6 72 (2.77%) IaaS
7 51 (1.96%) Mimecast
8 40 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
11 25 (0.96%) Serverless
12 23 (0.88%) OneDrive
13 18 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.50%) G Suite
16 11 (0.42%) Amazon S3
17 10 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 8 (0.31%) GitHub
18 8 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1,058 (40.66%) Firewall
2 793 (30.48%) WAN
3 691 (26.56%) LAN
4 514 (19.75%) VPN
5 505 (19.41%) Wireless
6 485 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
7 484 (18.60%) Network Security
8 444 (17.06%) DNS
9 418 (16.06%) BGP
9 418 (16.06%) MPLS
10 353 (13.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 346 (13.30%) OSPF
12 334 (12.84%) DHCP
13 322 (12.38%) TCP/IP
14 264 (10.15%) SAN
15 228 (8.76%) Cisco IOS
16 197 (7.57%) VoIP
17 192 (7.38%) Unified Communications
18 182 (6.99%) VLAN
19 174 (6.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 101 (3.88%) Big Data
3 57 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (1.77%) MySQL
5 30 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 27 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (1.00%) Blockchain
8 24 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (0.61%) Hadoop
11 15 (0.58%) OLAP
11 15 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
12 13 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
13 12 (0.46%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (0.27%) Power BI
16 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 44 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 40 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
3 26 (1.00%) Jenkins
3 26 (1.00%) JIRA
4 9 (0.35%) Maven
4 9 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.23%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.19%) Buildbot
7 5 (0.19%) Gerrit
7 5 (0.19%) Mercurial
7 5 (0.19%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.12%) GitLab
9 2 (0.077%) MSI
9 2 (0.077%) Subversion
10 1 (0.038%) AppScan
10 1 (0.038%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.038%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.038%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 625 (24.02%) Finance
2 203 (7.80%) Banking
3 186 (7.15%) Telecoms
4 142 (5.46%) Retail
5 100 (3.84%) Law
6 96 (3.69%) Manufacturing
7 88 (3.38%) Legal
7 88 (3.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 68 (2.61%) Advertising
9 57 (2.19%) German Language
10 49 (1.88%) Italian Language
11 44 (1.69%) Investment Banking
12 43 (1.65%) Marketing
13 33 (1.27%) Games
14 32 (1.23%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.88%) French Language
16 19 (0.73%) Back Office
16 19 (0.73%) Multimedia
17 17 (0.65%) Billing
18 11 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 686 (26.36%) Network Engineer
2 361 (13.87%) Architect
3 311 (11.95%) Analyst
4 257 (9.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 253 (9.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 211 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
7 203 (7.80%) Support Engineer
8 190 (7.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 169 (6.50%) Senior Network Engineer
10 146 (5.61%) Security Engineer
11 130 (5.00%) Consultant
12 119 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
13 114 (4.38%) Support Analyst
14 103 (3.96%) Technical Architect
15 98 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
16 93 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
17 92 (3.54%) IT Engineer
18 91 (3.50%) Cisco Architect
19 87 (3.34%) Administrator
20 84 (3.23%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.50%) 802.1X
2 52 (2.00%) .NET
3 47 (1.81%) Web Services
4 44 (1.69%) Middleware
5 33 (1.27%) JSON
6 32 (1.23%) XMPP
7 24 (0.92%) SOAP
8 20 (0.77%) XML
9 16 (0.61%) LDAP
9 16 (0.61%) WSH
10 15 (0.58%) WSDL
11 11 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (0.38%) LAMP
13 9 (0.35%) J2EE
13 9 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
14 6 (0.23%) HTML
14 6 (0.23%) LAPP Stack
14 6 (0.23%) RFC 2547
15 5 (0.19%) CSS
15 5 (0.19%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 571 (21.94%) Data Centre
2 185 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
3 143 (5.50%) Computer Science
4 116 (4.46%) Blackberry
5 94 (3.61%) Hedge funds
6 92 (3.54%) Management Information System
7 89 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
8 72 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
9 52 (2.00%) Fintech
10 49 (1.88%) Clustering
11 43 (1.65%) Public Cloud
12 42 (1.61%) Private Cloud
13 40 (1.54%) iPhone
14 32 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (1.19%) VxBlock/Vblock
16 28 (1.08%) Replication
17 26 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 25 (0.96%) PKI
19 23 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
20 20 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 954 (36.66%) Windows
2 493 (18.95%) Windows Server
3 369 (14.18%) Linux
4 296 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 295 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 205 (7.88%) Windows 7
7 180 (6.92%) Windows 10
8 107 (4.11%) Android
9 80 (3.07%) Unix
10 63 (2.42%) CentOS
10 63 (2.42%) Windows 8
11 48 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 46 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (1.65%) Solaris
14 36 (1.38%) Mac OS X
14 36 (1.38%) Ubuntu
15 34 (1.31%) Mac OS
16 22 (0.85%) Windows XP
17 15 (0.58%) Debian
18 13 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (15.22%) ITIL
2 276 (10.61%) Presales
2 276 (10.61%) Problem-Solving
3 177 (6.80%) Network Design
4 152 (5.84%) DevOps
5 145 (5.57%) Project Management
6 142 (5.46%) Migration
7 136 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 127 (4.88%) Load Balancing
9 121 (4.65%) Network Management
10 119 (4.57%) Network Monitoring
11 112 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
11 112 (4.30%) Change Management
12 111 (4.27%) High Availability
13 105 (4.04%) Cybersecurity
14 104 (4.00%) Analytics
15 103 (3.96%) Decision-Making
16 100 (3.84%) Network Architecture
17 98 (3.77%) Information Security
17 98 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 250 (9.61%) PowerShell
2 230 (8.84%) SQL
3 203 (7.80%) Python
4 79 (3.04%) Bash Shell
5 50 (1.92%) Java
6 49 (1.88%) Perl
7 29 (1.11%) C
8 26 (1.00%) PHP
8 26 (1.00%) Shell Script
9 24 (0.92%) Ruby
10 22 (0.85%) VBScript
11 20 (0.77%) VB
12 14 (0.54%) JavaScript
13 9 (0.35%) C++
13 9 (0.35%) Groovy
14 7 (0.27%) Bourne shell
15 6 (0.23%) C#
15 6 (0.23%) Korn
16 3 (0.12%) AWK
16 3 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1,089 (41.85%) Cisco Certification
2 754 (28.98%) CCNP
3 495 (19.02%) CCNA
4 411 (15.80%) CCIE
5 363 (13.95%) Degree
6 178 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 124 (4.77%) MCSE
8 111 (4.27%) CISSP
9 96 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
10 63 (2.42%) CCDP
11 57 (2.19%) MCSA
12 53 (2.04%) JNCIE
13 52 (2.00%) CCSP
14 51 (1.96%) CISM
14 51 (1.96%) MCP
14 51 (1.96%) Security Cleared
15 50 (1.92%) CCSE
15 50 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 47 (1.81%) TOGAF Certification
17 42 (1.61%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.38%) SLA
2 73 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 51 (1.96%) QA
5 45 (1.73%) GDPR
6 37 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 26 (1.00%) COBIT
8 18 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 17 (0.65%) PMO
10 8 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.23%) GCP
11 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 3 (0.12%) MiFID
14 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.077%) ISO 22301
15 2 (0.077%) ISO 9001
16 1 (0.038%) HIPAA
System Software
1 658 (25.29%) Active Directory
2 628 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 154 (5.92%) XenApp
5 131 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
6 117 (4.50%) vSphere
7 74 (2.84%) XenDesktop
8 63 (2.42%) VMware NSX
9 42 (1.61%) Docker
10 38 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
11 36 (1.38%) XenServer
12 28 (1.08%) Firmware
13 20 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
13 20 (0.77%) VMware Server
14 18 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
15 14 (0.54%) MetaFrame
16 13 (0.50%) KVM
16 13 (0.50%) Snort
17 11 (0.42%) ProxySG
17 11 (0.42%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 177 (6.80%) SCCM
2 110 (4.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 89 (3.42%) Ansible
4 81 (3.11%) Nagios
5 69 (2.65%) Backup Exec
5 69 (2.65%) Puppet
6 58 (2.23%) Cisco Prime
7 56 (2.15%) SCOM
8 52 (2.00%) Terraform
9 50 (1.92%) FortiGate
10 45 (1.73%) Cisco UCCX
11 43 (1.65%) AirWatch
12 37 (1.42%) Cacti
13 32 (1.23%) WSUS
14 31 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
15 30 (1.15%) vCenter Server
16 22 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
18 18 (0.69%) SCOrch
18 18 (0.69%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 996 (38.28%) VMware
2 761 (29.25%) Microsoft
3 450 (17.29%) F5
4 436 (16.76%) Citrix
5 412 (15.83%) CheckPoint
6 400 (15.37%) Juniper
7 339 (13.03%) HP
8 305 (11.72%) NetApp
9 279 (10.72%) Palo Alto
10 257 (9.88%) EMC
11 251 (9.65%) Dell
12 197 (7.57%) SolarWinds
13 194 (7.46%) Meraki
14 129 (4.96%) Splunk
15 118 (4.53%) Fortinet
16 114 (4.38%) Google
17 95 (3.65%) Blue Coat
18 91 (3.50%) Veeam
19 84 (3.23%) Red Hat
20 83 (3.19%) Apple