Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 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
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 31 47 77
Rank change year-on-year +16 +30 -28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 97 35 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 7.32% 3.80% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 15.09% 12.59% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 29
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,250 £28,050
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
75th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £44,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,683
England median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +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 643 278 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 48.53% 30.22% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 418 236 358
10th Percentile £24,850 £24,000 £21,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% -8.24%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,831 £47,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 January 2022.

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 21 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
Tyne and Wear +14 72 £45,000 +6.51% 11
Durham -3 15 £35,000 +19.66% 8
Northumberland - 10 - -
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 83 (85.57%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (80.41%) CCNA
3 66 (68.04%) Wireless
4 62 (63.92%) Linux
5 53 (54.64%) A+ Certification
5 53 (54.64%) Network+ Certification
6 52 (53.61%) Linux+ Certification
7 32 (32.99%) Firewall
8 30 (30.93%) CCNP
9 24 (24.74%) BGP
10 20 (20.62%) OSPF
11 19 (19.59%) WAN
11 19 (19.59%) LAN
12 17 (17.53%) Juniper
12 17 (17.53%) Palo Alto
13 16 (16.49%) MPLS
13 16 (16.49%) IPsec
13 16 (16.49%) Network Design
14 15 (15.46%) Social Skills
15 14 (14.43%) Meraki
15 14 (14.43%) Degree
15 14 (14.43%) VoIP
15 14 (14.43%) DNS
15 14 (14.43%) SLA
15 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.43%) DHCP
16 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
17 12 (12.37%) Fortinet
17 12 (12.37%) VPN
18 11 (11.34%) VMware

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 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Azure
2 4 (4.12%) AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (68.04%) Wireless
2 32 (32.99%) Firewall
3 24 (24.74%) BGP
4 20 (20.62%) OSPF
5 19 (19.59%) LAN
5 19 (19.59%) WAN
6 16 (16.49%) IPsec
6 16 (16.49%) MPLS
7 14 (14.43%) DHCP
7 14 (14.43%) DNS
7 14 (14.43%) VoIP
8 12 (12.37%) VPN
9 9 (9.28%) Internet
9 9 (9.28%) SAN
9 9 (9.28%) SSL
9 9 (9.28%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (8.25%) Ethernet
10 8 (8.25%) ISDN
10 8 (8.25%) RIP
10 8 (8.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Postman
1 5 (5.15%) Selenium
General
1 15 (15.46%) Social Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.03%) Law
3 1 (1.03%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (54.64%) IT Technician
2 52 (53.61%) Network Technician
2 52 (53.61%) Trainee
2 52 (53.61%) Trainee IT Technician
2 52 (53.61%) Trainee Technician
3 27 (27.84%) Network Engineer
4 18 (18.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (18.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (16.49%) Juniper Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Firewall Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) IP Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) IP Network Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (5.15%) Software Tester
7 5 (5.15%) Systems Tester
7 5 (5.15%) Tester
8 4 (4.12%) IT Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (2.06%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.25%) PKI
3 1 (1.03%) EPoS
3 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 62 (63.92%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Unix
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) Network Design
2 13 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.25%) Adaptive Security
3 8 (8.25%) Change Control
3 8 (8.25%) Information Management
3 8 (8.25%) ITIL
3 8 (8.25%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (8.25%) Load Balancing
3 8 (8.25%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.25%) Operations Management
3 8 (8.25%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (8.25%) Web Filtering
4 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (5.15%) Load Testing
4 5 (5.15%) Performance Testing
4 5 (5.15%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (5.15%) Regression Testing
4 5 (5.15%) Scalability Testing
4 5 (5.15%) Software Testing
4 5 (5.15%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (85.57%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (80.41%) CCNA
3 53 (54.64%) A+ Certification
3 53 (54.64%) Network+ Certification
4 52 (53.61%) Linux+ Certification
5 30 (30.93%) CCNP
6 14 (14.43%) Degree
7 8 (8.25%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.03%) CCIE
8 1 (1.03%) CCNA CyberOps
8 1 (1.03%) LPIC
8 1 (1.03%) MCP
8 1 (1.03%) MCSE
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) Firmware
2 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (8.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Juniper
1 17 (17.53%) Palo Alto
2 14 (14.43%) Meraki
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.37%) Fortinet
4 11 (11.34%) VMware
5 8 (8.25%) Barracuda Networks
5 8 (8.25%) F5
5 8 (8.25%) Forcepoint
5 8 (8.25%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.15%) BroadSoft
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle
7 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.06%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (2.06%) Sophos
8 1 (1.03%) Citrix
8 1 (1.03%) QNAP
8 1 (1.03%) Veeam
8 1 (1.03%) Zscaler