Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 394 333 336
Rank change year-on-year -61 +3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 59 159 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.31% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 55 139 134
North of England median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -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 18,641 23,434 23,608
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.17% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15,175 19,312 19,970
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,500 £24,122
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +14 43 £42,000 -10.64% 4
Yorkshire -51 15 £50,000 +33.33% 4
North East - 1 £30,500 -
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (74.58%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (54.24%) CCNA
4 29 (49.15%) Data Centre
5 28 (47.46%) Firewall
6 27 (45.76%) CCNP
7 24 (40.68%) BGP
8 19 (32.20%) MPLS
9 18 (30.51%) Wireless
9 18 (30.51%) F5
10 17 (28.81%) Load Balancing
10 17 (28.81%) LAN
10 17 (28.81%) WAN
11 16 (27.12%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (27.12%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (25.42%) Juniper
13 14 (23.73%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (20.34%) VMware
14 12 (20.34%) CheckPoint
14 12 (20.34%) OSPF
14 12 (20.34%) VoIP
15 11 (18.64%) CCIE
15 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
15 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (16.95%) Network Security
17 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
17 9 (15.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 9 (15.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 9 (15.25%) NX-OS
17 9 (15.25%) ITIL

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 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) Firewall
2 24 (40.68%) BGP
3 19 (32.20%) MPLS
4 18 (30.51%) Wireless
5 17 (28.81%) LAN
5 17 (28.81%) WAN
6 16 (27.12%) Cisco IOS
6 16 (27.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (23.73%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (20.34%) OSPF
8 12 (20.34%) VoIP
9 11 (18.64%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (16.95%) Network Security
11 9 (15.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (15.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
11 9 (15.25%) NX-OS
12 7 (11.86%) VLAN
13 6 (10.17%) VPN
14 5 (8.47%) DNS
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Load Balancing
2 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (15.25%) ITIL
3 6 (10.17%) Network Architecture
3 6 (10.17%) Network Design
4 5 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
5 4 (6.78%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) OWASP
5 4 (6.78%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.78%) Security Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) Time Management
5 4 (6.78%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (5.08%) High Availability
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (3.39%) Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Presales
8 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 44 (74.58%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (54.24%) CCNA
3 27 (45.76%) CCNP
4 11 (18.64%) CCIE
5 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.39%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (3.39%) Degree
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) ProxySG
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco CME
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (30.51%) F5
3 15 (25.42%) Juniper
4 12 (20.34%) CheckPoint
4 12 (20.34%) VMware
5 11 (18.64%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.56%) Citrix
7 6 (10.17%) Meraki
7 6 (10.17%) NetApp
8 4 (6.78%) Aruba
8 4 (6.78%) Blue Coat
8 4 (6.78%) Forcepoint
9 3 (5.08%) HP
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.08%) Ubiquiti
10 1 (1.69%) Extreme Networks