Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 51 54
Rank change year-on-year -30 +3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2,637 3,440 4,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.81% 4.95% 4.98%
As % of the Vendors category 8.82% 11.69% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,254 2,941 3,722
London median annual salary £53,730 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.46% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 29,886 29,426 38,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.20% 42.38% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24,112 24,411 31,816
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -43 546 £53,730 +7.46% 73
West London -18 199 £45,000 - 52
East London +10 95 £50,000 +13.64% 32
South London -45 47 £47,500 -5.00% 12
North London -10 9 £62,500 +42.05% 10
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1,090 (41.33%) Windows
2 1,024 (38.83%) VMware
3 1,019 (38.64%) Firewall
4 966 (36.63%) Cisco Certification
5 806 (30.57%) Microsoft
6 781 (29.62%) Active Directory
7 666 (25.26%) Finance
8 657 (24.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 651 (24.69%) WAN
10 631 (23.93%) CCNP
11 569 (21.58%) LAN
12 558 (21.16%) Windows Server
13 539 (20.44%) Data Centre
14 535 (20.29%) DNS
15 487 (18.47%) Linux
16 471 (17.86%) VPN
17 464 (17.60%) Citrix
18 456 (17.29%) CCNA
19 441 (16.72%) Network Security
20 431 (16.34%) Juniper
21 425 (16.12%) ITIL
22 423 (16.04%) Wireless
23 422 (16.00%) TCP/IP
24 415 (15.74%) CheckPoint
25 412 (15.62%) MPLS
26 410 (15.55%) HP
27 398 (15.09%) BGP
28 381 (14.45%) Cisco ASA
29 374 (14.18%) Office 365
30 369 (13.99%) DHCP

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
1 329 (12.48%) MS Exchange
2 192 (7.28%) Skype for Business
3 176 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 128 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 124 (4.70%) SharePoint
6 89 (3.38%) IIS
7 72 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 49 (1.86%) CMS
9 38 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 33 (1.25%) SAS
11 28 (1.06%) Apache
12 21 (0.80%) Confluence
13 19 (0.72%) Tomcat
14 18 (0.68%) nginx
15 17 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 13 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.46%) uWSGI
18 11 (0.42%) OpenStack
19 8 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 203 (7.70%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.38%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.11%) LibreOffice
7 3 (0.11%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.076%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.038%) Camtasia
9 1 (0.038%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 18 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.49%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.15%) Eikon
4 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.076%) Magento
5 2 (0.076%) Summit
5 2 (0.076%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.038%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.038%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.038%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.038%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 374 (14.18%) Office 365
2 355 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 248 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (2.81%) SaaS
5 66 (2.50%) IaaS
6 60 (2.28%) PaaS
7 53 (2.01%) Mimecast
8 30 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.57%) G Suite
10 15 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (0.53%) OneDrive
12 10 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.30%) GitHub
14 5 (0.19%) Oracle CX
15 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.15%) Serverless
16 3 (0.11%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 1,019 (38.64%) Firewall
2 651 (24.69%) WAN
3 569 (21.58%) LAN
4 535 (20.29%) DNS
5 471 (17.86%) VPN
6 441 (16.72%) Network Security
7 423 (16.04%) Wireless
8 422 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 412 (15.62%) MPLS
10 398 (15.09%) BGP
11 381 (14.45%) Cisco ASA
12 369 (13.99%) DHCP
13 345 (13.08%) OSPF
14 338 (12.82%) SAN
15 280 (10.62%) VoIP
16 270 (10.24%) Cisco IOS
17 264 (10.01%) Cisco Nexus
18 241 (9.14%) Unified Communications
19 189 (7.17%) VLAN
20 177 (6.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 64 (2.43%) MySQL
3 57 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 52 (1.97%) Big Data
5 47 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (0.61%) InfluxDB
11 14 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (0.49%) Hadoop
13 12 (0.46%) MariaDB
13 12 (0.46%) OLAP
13 12 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
14 9 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.30%) Power BI
16 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
17 5 (0.19%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 37 (1.40%) JIRA
2 36 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
3 31 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 24 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 14 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (0.46%) Subversion
6 12 (0.46%) Zephyr
7 8 (0.30%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.076%) Ant
9 2 (0.076%) GCC
9 2 (0.076%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.076%) MSI
9 2 (0.076%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.038%) Buildbot
10 1 (0.038%) GitLab
10 1 (0.038%) Maven
10 1 (0.038%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.038%) Vagrant
General
1 666 (25.26%) Finance
2 244 (9.25%) Telecoms
3 182 (6.90%) Banking
4 152 (5.76%) Law
5 95 (3.60%) Legal
6 83 (3.15%) Retail
7 54 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 50 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 47 (1.78%) Advertising
10 46 (1.74%) Games
11 41 (1.55%) Marketing
12 37 (1.40%) Investment Banking
13 28 (1.06%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.91%) German Language
15 22 (0.83%) Back Office
16 19 (0.72%) Multimedia
17 18 (0.68%) Publishing
18 17 (0.64%) Italian Language
19 12 (0.46%) Billing
20 10 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 619 (23.47%) Network Engineer
2 315 (11.95%) Analyst
2 315 (11.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 249 (9.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 239 (9.06%) Architect
5 225 (8.53%) Support Engineer
6 184 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 165 (6.26%) Consultant
8 162 (6.14%) Senior Network Engineer
9 122 (4.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 120 (4.55%) Administrator
11 118 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
12 109 (4.13%) Support Analyst
13 108 (4.10%) Security Engineer
14 99 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
15 91 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
15 91 (3.45%) Team Leader
16 90 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
17 80 (3.03%) Network Support
18 78 (2.96%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (2.88%) XMPP
2 71 (2.69%) 802.1X
3 39 (1.48%) .NET
4 29 (1.10%) Web Services
5 27 (1.02%) LDAP
6 24 (0.91%) JSON
7 22 (0.83%) Middleware
7 22 (0.83%) SOAP
8 15 (0.57%) LEMP Stack
9 14 (0.53%) XML
10 13 (0.49%) REST
11 12 (0.46%) Django
11 12 (0.46%) FreeSWITCH
11 12 (0.46%) PHP-FPM
11 12 (0.46%) WSDL
11 12 (0.46%) WSGI
12 11 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
12 11 (0.42%) HTML
13 9 (0.34%) RFC 2547
14 8 (0.30%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 539 (20.44%) Data Centre
2 177 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 163 (6.18%) Computer Science
4 99 (3.75%) Clustering
5 88 (3.34%) Blackberry
6 72 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
7 68 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 67 (2.54%) Replication
9 43 (1.63%) Hedge funds
10 38 (1.44%) Public Cloud
11 37 (1.40%) iPhone
12 36 (1.37%) Private Cloud
13 35 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
13 35 (1.33%) Fintech
14 33 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
15 30 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 28 (1.06%) VxBlock/Vblock
17 26 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
17 26 (0.99%) iPad
18 25 (0.95%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1,090 (41.33%) Windows
2 558 (21.16%) Windows Server
3 487 (18.47%) Linux
4 329 (12.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 324 (12.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 183 (6.94%) Windows 7
7 158 (5.99%) Windows 10
8 100 (3.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 92 (3.49%) Unix
10 75 (2.84%) CentOS
11 67 (2.54%) Android
12 65 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 60 (2.28%) Windows 8
14 54 (2.05%) Ubuntu
15 49 (1.86%) Solaris
16 48 (1.82%) Debian
17 47 (1.78%) Mac OS X
18 28 (1.06%) Mac OS
19 23 (0.87%) Windows XP
20 17 (0.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (16.12%) ITIL
2 213 (8.08%) Presales
3 188 (7.13%) Network Design
4 155 (5.88%) Migration
5 140 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 135 (5.12%) Load Balancing
7 128 (4.85%) Mentoring
8 125 (4.74%) Project Management
8 125 (4.74%) Service Delivery
9 124 (4.70%) Change Management
10 120 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
10 120 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 117 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
12 114 (4.32%) DevOps
13 105 (3.98%) High Availability
14 98 (3.72%) Service Management
15 94 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
16 93 (3.53%) Information Security
17 85 (3.22%) SIEM
18 84 (3.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 237 (8.99%) SQL
2 198 (7.51%) PowerShell
3 195 (7.39%) Python
4 103 (3.91%) Bash Shell
5 92 (3.49%) Perl
6 50 (1.90%) Java
7 35 (1.33%) Ruby
8 33 (1.25%) PHP
9 19 (0.72%) C
10 17 (0.64%) VBScript
11 16 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 8 (0.30%) VB
13 5 (0.19%) C-shell
13 5 (0.19%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.19%) Korn
14 4 (0.15%) Bourne shell
14 4 (0.15%) C#
14 4 (0.15%) C++
14 4 (0.15%) Groovy
15 2 (0.076%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 966 (36.63%) Cisco Certification
2 631 (23.93%) CCNP
3 456 (17.29%) CCNA
4 317 (12.02%) Degree
5 290 (11.00%) CCIE
6 169 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 139 (5.27%) MCSE
8 96 (3.64%) CISSP
9 80 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 78 (2.96%) MCSA
11 74 (2.81%) CCDP
12 73 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
13 71 (2.69%) CCVP
14 70 (2.65%) JNCIP
15 59 (2.24%) CCSE
16 52 (1.97%) MCP
17 50 (1.90%) CCSA
17 50 (1.90%) Security Cleared
18 44 (1.67%) JNCIE
19 42 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (5.35%) SLA
2 57 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (2.01%) QA
4 45 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 40 (1.52%) PMO
6 20 (0.76%) GDPR
7 17 (0.64%) COBIT
8 15 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 7 (0.27%) NIST 800
11 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.076%) GCP
14 2 (0.076%) Government Security Classifications
14 2 (0.076%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.076%) MiFID
15 1 (0.038%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 781 (29.62%) Active Directory
2 657 (24.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 179 (6.79%) XenApp
4 163 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
5 159 (6.03%) vSphere
6 153 (5.80%) Hyper-V
7 66 (2.50%) XenDesktop
8 47 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
9 46 (1.74%) VMware NSX
10 38 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
11 34 (1.29%) Snort
12 32 (1.21%) iptables
12 32 (1.21%) XenServer
13 27 (1.02%) KVM
14 26 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
15 21 (0.80%) Docker
16 16 (0.61%) Xen
17 15 (0.57%) NFS
18 12 (0.46%) Kamailio
18 12 (0.46%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 200 (7.58%) SCCM
2 152 (5.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 111 (4.21%) Nagios
4 105 (3.98%) Puppet
5 97 (3.68%) Ansible
6 82 (3.11%) Cacti
7 81 (3.07%) Cisco UCCX
8 76 (2.88%) SCOM
9 72 (2.73%) vCenter Server
10 68 (2.58%) Cisco UCCE
11 55 (2.09%) Backup Exec
12 48 (1.82%) FortiGate
13 46 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
14 40 (1.52%) AirWatch
15 33 (1.25%) Salt
16 28 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
16 28 (1.06%) SELinux
17 26 (0.99%) Grafana
18 24 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
19 23 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1,024 (38.83%) VMware
2 806 (30.57%) Microsoft
3 464 (17.60%) Citrix
4 431 (16.34%) Juniper
5 415 (15.74%) CheckPoint
6 410 (15.55%) HP
7 331 (12.55%) F5
8 278 (10.54%) Palo Alto
9 228 (8.65%) NetApp
10 225 (8.53%) Dell
11 200 (7.58%) EMC
12 154 (5.84%) Meraki
13 133 (5.04%) SolarWinds
14 117 (4.44%) Veeam
15 115 (4.36%) Red Hat
16 112 (4.25%) Avaya
16 112 (4.25%) Fortinet
17 96 (3.64%) Splunk
18 79 (3.00%) Riverbed
19 78 (2.96%) Google