Period
to 26 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 26 July 2021 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 > North East
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 55 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 31 27 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.66% 3.35% 5.96%
As % of the Vendors category 6.74% 9.09% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 52
10th Percentile £22,975 £33,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £26,125 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £33,750 £41,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year -17.68% -15.90% +8.33%
75th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 460 297 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.45% 36.80% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 363 246 432
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,375 £23,924
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.99% -3.75% +3.23%
75th Percentile £55,000 £47,875 £51,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,125 £64,875
England median annual salary £54,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.83% +6.00% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in the North East

Cisco
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in the North East.

Salary trend for Cisco in the North East

Cisco
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco in the North East over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Cisco in the North East

Cisco
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North East region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Tyne and Wear +1 28 £32,500 -21.21% 10
Durham -13 3 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 17 (54.84%) Linux
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (45.16%) CCNA
3 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 12 (38.71%) Citrix
5 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 9 (29.03%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (22.58%) Linux+ Certification
8 7 (22.58%) HTTP
8 7 (22.58%) vSphere
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft 365
8 7 (22.58%) Social Skills
9 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
9 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 6 (19.35%) DNS
9 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.13%) HP
10 5 (16.13%) WAN
10 5 (16.13%) LAN
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Azure
10 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (16.13%) Azure
3 4 (12.90%) AWS
4 3 (9.68%) Slack
5 1 (3.23%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) Wireless
3 7 (22.58%) HTTP
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) WAN
6 4 (12.90%) BGP
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
6 4 (12.90%) SMTP
6 4 (12.90%) SSL
6 4 (12.90%) VoIP
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.68%) H.323
7 3 (9.68%) SAN
7 3 (9.68%) VLAN
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) IPv4
8 2 (6.45%) MPLS
8 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (22.58%) Social Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) IT Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Network Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Trainee
2 7 (22.58%) Trainee Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Trainee Network Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
4 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Fibre Optics
3 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.68%) Android
4 3 (9.68%) CentOS
4 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.90%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Network Design
5 3 (9.68%) Data Security
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Network Management
5 3 (9.68%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Break/Fix
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Server Management
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (22.58%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (9.68%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.45%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) vSphere
3 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.45%) Firmware
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
6 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Ansible
2 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Salt
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) Dell
5 4 (12.90%) Fortinet
5 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
5 4 (12.90%) Veeam
6 3 (9.68%) Avaya
6 3 (9.68%) Juniper
6 3 (9.68%) Meraki
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) arcserve
7 2 (6.45%) Aruba
7 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.45%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) Infoblox
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.45%) Sophos