Period
to 23 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Cisco Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

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 West
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 182 273 298
Rank change year-on-year +91 +25 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 14 60 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.35% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 57 65
Median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £47,875 £29,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £56,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 3,834 9,965 11,410
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.92% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3,230 7,684 9,241
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +5.42%
10th Percentile £31,475 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,726 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +3.09%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the North West

Cisco Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the North West.

Salary trend for Cisco Engineer in the North West

Cisco Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco Engineer in the North West

Cisco Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 September 2020. 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
Manchester +79 12 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Cheshire +58 1 - - 2
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 West region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Wireless
4 9 (64.29%) EIGRP
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
5 8 (57.14%) OSPF
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) FortiGate
6 7 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (50.00%) CCNA
6 7 (50.00%) VLAN
6 7 (50.00%) VPLS
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) ITSM
7 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (14.29%) SSL
8 2 (14.29%) Network Design
8 2 (14.29%) Law

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
4 9 (64.29%) EIGRP
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) Wireless
5 8 (57.14%) OSPF
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 7 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (50.00%) VLAN
6 7 (50.00%) VPLS
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 2 (14.29%) SSL
8 2 (14.29%) WLAN
9 1 (7.14%) RIP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Telematics
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCNP
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Meraki