Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 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
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 57 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -19 +53
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 45 46 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.13% 3.54% 6.89%
As % of the Vendors category 12.43% 8.42% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 75
10th Percentile £23,600 £29,000 £28,600
25th Percentile £26,375 £33,500 £34,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,665 £40,500 £59,233
Median % change year-on-year -11.94% -31.63% +69.24%
75th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £69,375
90th Percentile £51,600 £50,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 362 546 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.24% 42.00% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 289 379 421
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,250 £23,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +3.23%
75th Percentile £55,000 £47,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,603 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%

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 11 April 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 11 April 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 +22 35 £36,583 -8.54% 5
Durham 0 10 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 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 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (42.22%) Linux
4 18 (40.00%) Wireless
4 18 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (37.78%) Windows
6 16 (35.56%) VMware
7 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 14 (31.11%) Firewall
9 12 (26.67%) CCNA
9 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
10 11 (24.44%) DNS
11 10 (22.22%) Citrix
11 10 (22.22%) HP
11 10 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (22.22%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (22.22%) Meraki
12 9 (20.00%) Azure
12 9 (20.00%) LAN
12 9 (20.00%) WAN
13 8 (17.78%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) AWS
13 8 (17.78%) Microsoft 365
13 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
14 7 (15.56%) Mitel
14 7 (15.56%) vSphere
14 7 (15.56%) VLAN
14 7 (15.56%) CCNP
14 7 (15.56%) OSPF

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 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Azure
2 8 (17.78%) AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (4.44%) Slack
4 1 (2.22%) GCP
4 1 (2.22%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.00%) Wireless
2 14 (31.11%) Firewall
3 11 (24.44%) DNS
4 9 (20.00%) LAN
4 9 (20.00%) WAN
5 7 (15.56%) BGP
5 7 (15.56%) OSPF
5 7 (15.56%) VLAN
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (13.33%) DHCP
6 6 (13.33%) HTTP
6 6 (13.33%) ISDN
6 6 (13.33%) MPLS
6 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.11%) VoIP
8 4 (8.89%) SMTP
8 4 (8.89%) SSL
9 3 (6.67%) SAN
10 2 (4.44%) H.323
10 2 (4.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Power BI
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Police
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Administrator
2 11 (24.44%) Network Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Network Administrator
3 10 (22.22%) Trainee
3 10 (22.22%) Trainee Administrator
3 10 (22.22%) Trainee Network Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) IT Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Technical Support
5 7 (15.56%) Telecoms Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Core Network Architect
7 4 (8.89%) IP Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Principal Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) SAML
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) React
2 1 (2.22%) RESTful
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Android
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Presales
4 6 (13.33%) Creative Thinking
4 6 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (13.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.89%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) People Management
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (4.44%) Data Security
7 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Network Management
7 2 (4.44%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Web Filtering
8 1 (2.22%) Network Design
8 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) sed
3 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.67%) CCNA
3 10 (22.22%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (15.56%) CCNP
5 4 (8.89%) CCIE
5 4 (8.89%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) GDPR
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) vSphere
4 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.89%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SmoothWall
2 4 (8.89%) SCCM
3 3 (6.67%) Ansible
4 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.44%) Puppet
4 2 (4.44%) Salt
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Citrix
3 10 (22.22%) HP
3 10 (22.22%) Meraki
4 7 (15.56%) Mitel
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle
5 6 (13.33%) ProCurve
5 6 (13.33%) Ruckus Wireless
5 6 (13.33%) Veeam
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper
7 3 (6.67%) arcserve
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
7 3 (6.67%) Dell KACE
7 3 (6.67%) Sophos
8 2 (4.44%) Asigra
8 2 (4.44%) Avaya
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat