Period
to 26 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

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

Cisco Engineer
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 309 233 288
Rank change year-on-year -76 +55 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 28 8 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.27% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.15% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 36
10th Percentile £34,242 £37,125 £39,750
25th Percentile £35,750 £39,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% -
75th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.60% -2.11% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 9,840 5,445 9,945
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.77% 96.17% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7,120 4,379 8,419
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £34,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
East Midlands -39 15 £36,500 -14.12% 3
West Midlands -74 8 £45,000 +9.76% 2
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, 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 Midlands region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (78.57%) CCNA
3 22 (78.57%) BGP
4 19 (67.86%) Firewall
4 19 (67.86%) CCNP
5 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
6 14 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 14 (50.00%) Network Design
6 14 (50.00%) Palo Alto
7 13 (46.43%) Fortinet
7 13 (46.43%) Meraki
7 13 (46.43%) Juniper
8 12 (42.86%) VPN
8 12 (42.86%) MPLS
8 12 (42.86%) OSPF
9 9 (32.14%) JNCIA
9 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
10 8 (28.57%) IPsec
10 8 (28.57%) RIP
10 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 8 (28.57%) VoIP
10 8 (28.57%) Firmware
10 8 (28.57%) Internet
11 7 (25.00%) VLAN
12 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (17.86%) Wireless
13 5 (17.86%) WAN
13 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Azure
1 5 (17.86%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) BGP
2 19 (67.86%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 12 (42.86%) MPLS
4 12 (42.86%) OSPF
4 12 (42.86%) VPN
5 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (28.57%) Internet
6 8 (28.57%) IPsec
6 8 (28.57%) RIP
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (28.57%) VoIP
7 7 (25.00%) VLAN
8 5 (17.86%) SD-WAN
8 5 (17.86%) WAN
8 5 (17.86%) Wireless
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (14.29%) GPON
9 4 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Public Sector
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Line Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (14.29%) Network Management
4 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (78.57%) CCNA
3 19 (67.86%) CCNP
4 9 (32.14%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco CME
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
3 14 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 13 (46.43%) Fortinet
4 13 (46.43%) Juniper
4 13 (46.43%) Meraki
5 4 (14.29%) Ciena
6 1 (3.57%) F5