Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Cisco Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Cisco Engineer
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 741 771
Rank change year-on-year -9 +30 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cisco Engineer 57 105 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 90 85
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 64,832 70,220 73,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 94.63% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,983 54,927 63,458
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,249 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Senior Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Cisco Engineer in London

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Senior Cisco Engineer in London

Senior Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Cisco Engineer in London

Senior Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cisco Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 October 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 -19 21 £85,000 +19.30% 2
South London +4 3 - -
East London - 3 £56,500 -
Senior Cisco Engineer
England

Senior Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Senior Cisco Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (71.93%) BGP
3 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (63.16%) Firewall
5 35 (61.40%) CCNP
6 33 (57.89%) OSPF
7 26 (45.61%) WAN
7 26 (45.61%) LAN
8 24 (42.11%) Finance
9 22 (38.60%) F5
10 21 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (35.09%) VPN
11 20 (35.09%) CCIE
11 20 (35.09%) CheckPoint
12 19 (33.33%) Internet
12 19 (33.33%) Juniper
12 19 (33.33%) Palo Alto
13 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
13 18 (31.58%) Load Balancing
13 18 (31.58%) Network Design
14 17 (29.82%) Cisco IOS
14 17 (29.82%) VLAN
15 15 (26.32%) IPsec
16 14 (24.56%) Banking
16 14 (24.56%) Network Security
16 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
16 14 (24.56%) NX-OS
16 14 (24.56%) Multicast
16 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (24.56%) 802.1X

Senior Cisco Engineer Skill Set
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 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (71.93%) BGP
2 36 (63.16%) Firewall
3 33 (57.89%) OSPF
4 26 (45.61%) LAN
4 26 (45.61%) WAN
5 21 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (35.09%) VPN
7 19 (33.33%) Internet
8 18 (31.58%) TCP/IP
9 17 (29.82%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (29.82%) VLAN
10 15 (26.32%) IPsec
11 14 (24.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (24.56%) Multicast
11 14 (24.56%) Network Security
11 14 (24.56%) NX-OS
12 12 (21.05%) MPLS
13 11 (19.30%) Structured Cabling
14 9 (15.79%) DMVPN
14 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 12 (21.05%) Financial Institution
4 11 (19.30%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.02%) XMPP
3 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Fintech
5 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) CentOS
3 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Load Balancing
1 18 (31.58%) Network Design
2 8 (14.04%) Network Optimisation
3 5 (8.77%) High Availability
4 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (7.02%) Open Source
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Network Management
5 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.51%) Change Management
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL
6 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.51%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (3.51%) OWASP
6 2 (3.51%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (1.75%) Coaching
7 1 (1.75%) DevOps
7 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.75%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (61.40%) CCNP
3 20 (35.09%) CCIE
4 11 (19.30%) CCSA
4 11 (19.30%) CCSE
4 11 (19.30%) MCSE
4 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (14.04%) JNCIP
6 6 (10.53%) CCNA
6 6 (10.53%) CCVP
6 6 (10.53%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.75%) CCDP
7 1 (1.75%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (1.75%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
2 8 (14.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (3.51%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Ansible
6 1 (1.75%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (38.60%) F5
3 20 (35.09%) CheckPoint
4 19 (33.33%) Juniper
4 19 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.28%) Arista
6 7 (12.28%) Forcepoint
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
7 5 (8.77%) Mitel
8 4 (7.02%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.02%) Meraki
8 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.26%) Nortel
10 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.75%) CA
10 1 (1.75%) ForeScout
10 1 (1.75%) Red Box
10 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.75%) VMware