Period
to 8 March 2021

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

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

Cisco Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 218 239
Rank change year-on-year +46 +21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 8 12 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 45
Median annual salary £46,000 £50,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.36% +26.88% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,225 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £66,375 £61,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +46.67% -6.25% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,400 4,967 6,256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.00% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,921 4,057 5,227
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £71,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Manchester

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in Manchester

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 8 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in Manchester

Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 8 March 2021. 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
Bolton - 4 £46,000 -
Cisco Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 8 March 2021, 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 Manchester region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Azure
4 4 (50.00%) MPLS
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) ADSL
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) BGP

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) 802.11
4 2 (25.00%) ADSL
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Multicast
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Log Correlation
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE Service Provider
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam