The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Cisco Network Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 214 243
Rank change year-on-year -15 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 43 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.41% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.42% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 12
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6603 5488 6123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.44% 97.86% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5388 4656 4994
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the North West

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the North West

Cisco Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the North West

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -16 29 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Merseyside +7 12 £37,500 +13.63%
Lancashire - 2 £51,250 - 2
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (67.21%) CCNP
2 41 (67.21%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (50.82%) Juniper
3 31 (50.82%) Firewall
4 30 (49.18%) CCNA
5 24 (39.34%) Wireless
6 20 (32.79%) WAN
7 18 (29.51%) Network Design
7 18 (29.51%) Network Security
8 17 (27.87%) Network Management
8 17 (27.87%) MPLS
8 17 (27.87%) Windows
8 17 (27.87%) Windows Server
9 15 (24.59%) Cisco Wireless
9 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
10 14 (22.95%) Cisco Prime
10 14 (22.95%) Cisco CUCM
11 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
11 13 (21.31%) ITIL
11 13 (21.31%) LAN
11 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
12 11 (18.03%) Palo Alto
12 11 (18.03%) VPN
13 10 (16.39%) SSL
13 10 (16.39%) HP
13 10 (16.39%) Change Management
14 9 (14.75%) BGP
14 9 (14.75%) F5
14 9 (14.75%) Statistics

Cisco Network 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 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.82%) Firewall
2 24 (39.34%) Wireless
3 20 (32.79%) WAN
4 18 (29.51%) Network Security
5 17 (27.87%) MPLS
6 15 (24.59%) Cisco Wireless
7 13 (21.31%) LAN
7 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
8 11 (18.03%) VPN
9 10 (16.39%) SSL
10 9 (14.75%) BGP
11 8 (13.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (13.11%) VLAN
12 7 (11.48%) DHCP
12 7 (11.48%) DNS
12 7 (11.48%) IP Telephony
12 7 (11.48%) Junos
12 7 (11.48%) NetScaler
12 7 (11.48%) OSPF
12 7 (11.48%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (11.48%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.84%) iPad
4 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
1 17 (27.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Network Design
2 17 (27.87%) Network Management
3 13 (21.31%) ITIL
4 10 (16.39%) Change Management
5 9 (14.75%) Statistics
6 8 (13.11%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (13.11%) High Availability
6 8 (13.11%) Migration
6 8 (13.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
7 7 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (11.48%) SIEM
7 7 (11.48%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (9.84%) Change Control
8 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.84%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (9.84%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (4.92%) Proactive Monitoring
Qualifications
1 41 (67.21%) CCNP
1 41 (67.21%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (49.18%) CCNA
3 8 (13.11%) CCIE
3 8 (13.11%) Degree
4 6 (9.84%) JNCIP
4 6 (9.84%) MCP
4 6 (9.84%) MCSA
4 6 (9.84%) MCSE
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Cisco CUCM
1 14 (22.95%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (6.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (50.82%) Juniper
3 15 (24.59%) CheckPoint
4 11 (18.03%) Palo Alto
5 10 (16.39%) HP
6 9 (14.75%) F5
7 7 (11.48%) Blue Coat
7 7 (11.48%) VMware
8 6 (9.84%) Riverbed
8 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
9 5 (8.20%) Aruba
10 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.92%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (1.64%) Draytek
12 1 (1.64%) IronPort
12 1 (1.64%) Polycom
12 1 (1.64%) Siemens
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