Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 59 60
Rank change year-on-year -23 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 28 16 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.27% 2.36% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 5.08% 7.31% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 31
10th Percentile £26,125 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £33,438 £39,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £43,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +0.57% +2.35% +21.43%
75th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £55,867
90th Percentile £53,750 " £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38% +2.05%

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 551 219 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.69% 32.30% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 416 197 385
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,050 £24,000
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.59%
75th Percentile £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,400 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -14 26 £45,000 - 16
Durham -11 2 £34,250 -8.67% 4
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 14 (50.00%) VoIP
4 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 13 (46.43%) BGP
4 13 (46.43%) Fortinet
5 12 (42.86%) Network Design
5 12 (42.86%) Meraki
5 12 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 12 (42.86%) OSPF
5 12 (42.86%) VPN
6 11 (39.29%) Juniper
7 10 (35.71%) JNCIA
7 10 (35.71%) IPsec
7 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
7 10 (35.71%) Internet
7 10 (35.71%) MPLS
7 10 (35.71%) Firmware
7 10 (35.71%) RIP
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Social Skills
9 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (21.43%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) VMware
11 5 (17.86%) Citrix
11 5 (17.86%) DNS
11 5 (17.86%) DHCP
11 5 (17.86%) VLAN

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 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (3.57%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) VoIP
3 13 (46.43%) BGP
4 12 (42.86%) OSPF
4 12 (42.86%) VPN
5 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
5 10 (35.71%) Internet
5 10 (35.71%) IPsec
5 10 (35.71%) MPLS
5 10 (35.71%) RIP
6 5 (17.86%) DHCP
6 5 (17.86%) DNS
6 5 (17.86%) VLAN
7 4 (14.29%) HTTP
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) WAN
7 4 (14.29%) Wireless
8 3 (10.71%) IPv4
8 3 (10.71%) IPv6
9 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Postman
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 8 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) IP Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) IP Network Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Network Design
2 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Scalability Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Stress Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Break/Fix
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Server Management
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 13 (46.43%) CCNA
4 10 (35.71%) JNCIA
5 8 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) MCSE
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) CCIE
8 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Firmware
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Fortinet
2 12 (42.86%) Meraki
2 12 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 11 (39.29%) Juniper
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) BroadSoft
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Aruba
7 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) F5
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) Infoblox
7 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.57%) QNAP