Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 326 322 300
Rank change year-on-year -4 -22 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 31 76 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.26% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.52% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 72 105
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,375 £31,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -1.04%

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 11,646 14,672 16,057
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.97% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8,782 11,916 12,776
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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
East Midlands -12 18 £41,500 +3.75% 5
West Midlands +32 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (83.87%) Firewall
3 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (64.52%) CCNP
5 18 (58.06%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (54.84%) WAN
6 17 (54.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (45.16%) LAN
8 12 (38.71%) CCNA
8 12 (38.71%) Cisco Prime
8 12 (38.71%) Wireless
8 12 (38.71%) SolarWinds
9 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
9 9 (29.03%) Wireshark
10 8 (25.81%) VoIP
10 8 (25.81%) VPN
10 8 (25.81%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 7 (22.58%) Multichannel Retail
11 7 (22.58%) IT Strategy
11 7 (22.58%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (22.58%) NX-OS
11 7 (22.58%) SAN
11 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (22.58%) Migration
11 7 (22.58%) Retail
12 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
12 6 (19.35%) MPLS
12 6 (19.35%) Meraki
12 6 (19.35%) F5

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (54.84%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (54.84%) WAN
4 14 (45.16%) LAN
5 12 (38.71%) Wireless
6 9 (29.03%) Wireshark
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco Firepower
7 8 (25.81%) VoIP
7 8 (25.81%) VPN
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (22.58%) NX-OS
8 7 (22.58%) SAN
9 6 (19.35%) MPLS
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (12.90%) VPLS
12 3 (9.68%) DNS
12 3 (9.68%) Network Security
12 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.23%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 7 (22.58%) IT Strategy
1 7 (22.58%) Migration
1 7 (22.58%) Multichannel Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (12.90%) Network Management
2 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Service Design
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Presales
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (64.52%) CCNP
3 12 (38.71%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSA
4 2 (6.45%) CCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (12.90%) Nagios
2 4 (12.90%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (38.71%) SolarWinds
3 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
3 6 (19.35%) F5
3 6 (19.35%) Meraki
4 4 (12.90%) Juniper
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.23%) Aruba
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto