Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Engineer
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 310 320
Rank change year-on-year -76 +10 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 80 189 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.37% 0.77% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 78 184 167
North of England median annual salary £38,750 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.93% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,400 £28,650
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.83% -2.11% -1.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 20,740 23,746 24,561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.00% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16,861 19,466 20,750
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,613
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the North of England

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the North of England

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the North of England

Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
North West +10 61 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Yorkshire -59 15 £45,000 +5.88% 4
North East -2 4 £29,000 -20.55% 1
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 North of England region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 58 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (53.75%) CCNA
4 40 (50.00%) Firewall
5 33 (41.25%) CCNP
6 30 (37.50%) BGP
7 29 (36.25%) MPLS
8 28 (35.00%) Network Security
9 26 (32.50%) Juniper
10 25 (31.25%) LAN
10 25 (31.25%) WAN
11 24 (30.00%) VMware
12 23 (28.75%) Data Centre
12 23 (28.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 20 (25.00%) Fortinet
14 19 (23.75%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (23.75%) Wireless
15 17 (21.25%) OSPF
15 17 (21.25%) Windows
16 16 (20.00%) Load Balancing
17 15 (18.75%) F5
18 14 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
18 14 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
19 13 (16.25%) Citrix
19 13 (16.25%) CCIE
20 12 (15.00%) VoIP
20 12 (15.00%) VPN
20 12 (15.00%) NetApp
20 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
20 12 (15.00%) NetScaler

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 10 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Office 365
2 6 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (50.00%) Firewall
2 30 (37.50%) BGP
3 29 (36.25%) MPLS
4 28 (35.00%) Network Security
5 25 (31.25%) LAN
5 25 (31.25%) WAN
6 19 (23.75%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (23.75%) Wireless
7 17 (21.25%) OSPF
8 14 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (15.00%) NetScaler
9 12 (15.00%) VoIP
9 12 (15.00%) VPN
10 11 (13.75%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (11.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (11.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 8 (10.00%) NX-OS
12 8 (10.00%) WLAN
13 7 (8.75%) IP Telephony
General
1 8 (10.00%) Retail
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.50%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.50%) ITIL
4 8 (10.00%) Network Design
5 6 (7.50%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (7.50%) PQQ
5 6 (7.50%) Presales
5 6 (7.50%) Product Management
5 6 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (7.50%) Time Management
6 5 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 5 (6.25%) Network Management
6 5 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.00%) OWASP
7 4 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (72.50%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (53.75%) CCNA
3 33 (41.25%) CCNP
4 13 (16.25%) CCIE
5 7 (8.75%) JNCIP
6 6 (7.50%) CCDP
7 4 (5.00%) Degree
8 3 (3.75%) JNCIA
8 3 (3.75%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.50%) pfSense
4 2 (2.50%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (32.50%) Juniper
3 24 (30.00%) VMware
4 20 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 15 (18.75%) F5
6 13 (16.25%) Citrix
7 12 (15.00%) NetApp
8 11 (13.75%) CheckPoint
9 9 (11.25%) Meraki
10 5 (6.25%) Blue Coat
11 4 (5.00%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.75%) EqualLogic
13 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.25%) Aruba
14 1 (1.25%) Extreme Networks
14 1 (1.25%) Genesys
14 1 (1.25%) Infoblox
14 1 (1.25%) Nimble Storage
14 1 (1.25%) Sophos
14 1 (1.25%) Verint