Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 95 113 115
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2 -62
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 733 737 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.21% 2.75% 2.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.14% 9.48% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 562 577 749
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,275 £31,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £66,300
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,037 7,778 8,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.45% 28.97% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,506 5,825 6,689
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,750 £67,600
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in the South East

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the South East.

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in the South East

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in the South East

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Hampshire +68 220 £42,750 -5.00% 26
Thames Valley +13 219 £51,250 -10.87% 25
Surrey +31 170 £57,500 +43.75% 31
Berkshire +15 143 £57,500 +15.00% 13
West Sussex +4 92 £57,000 +3.64% 8
Buckinghamshire +6 63 £37,500 -37.50% 6
East Sussex -24 14 £63,750 +8.97% 4
Oxfordshire +3 13 £68,500 +33.66% 6
Kent -3 8 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Middlesex +2 4 £60,000 +27.66%
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 South East region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 539 (73.53%) Cisco
2 420 (57.30%) CCNP
3 411 (56.07%) CCNA
4 348 (47.48%) Firewall
5 223 (30.42%) WAN
6 215 (29.33%) Data Centre
7 214 (29.20%) Juniper
8 194 (26.47%) BGP
9 169 (23.06%) LAN
10 164 (22.37%) OSPF
11 159 (21.69%) Windows
12 157 (21.42%) Microsoft
13 145 (19.78%) Azure
14 143 (19.51%) MPLS
15 141 (19.24%) ITIL
16 139 (18.96%) VPN
17 135 (18.42%) VMware
18 131 (17.87%) Microsoft Certification
19 123 (16.78%) Security Cleared
20 119 (16.23%) Network Security
21 114 (15.55%) Wireless
22 107 (14.60%) CCIE
23 105 (14.32%) Linux
23 105 (14.32%) MCSE
23 105 (14.32%) CheckPoint
24 103 (14.05%) Palo Alto
25 97 (13.23%) DNS
25 97 (13.23%) TCP/IP
26 94 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
26 94 (12.82%) Degree

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 31 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 30 (4.09%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.46%) Skype for Business
4 13 (1.77%) IIS
5 12 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.14%) CMS
8 1 (0.14%) Confluence
8 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (0.55%) Camtasia
4 3 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.55%) assyst
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 145 (19.78%) Azure
2 56 (7.64%) AWS
3 53 (7.23%) Office 365
4 20 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (2.05%) SaaS
6 14 (1.91%) IaaS
7 8 (1.09%) PaaS
8 5 (0.68%) Slack
9 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.55%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.41%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.14%) Akamai
11 1 (0.14%) Apigee
11 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 348 (47.48%) Firewall
2 223 (30.42%) WAN
3 194 (26.47%) BGP
4 169 (23.06%) LAN
5 164 (22.37%) OSPF
6 143 (19.51%) MPLS
7 139 (18.96%) VPN
8 119 (16.23%) Network Security
9 114 (15.55%) Wireless
10 97 (13.23%) DNS
10 97 (13.23%) TCP/IP
11 94 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
12 84 (11.46%) IPsec
13 74 (10.10%) Internet
14 73 (9.96%) DHCP
15 70 (9.55%) Cisco Nexus
16 54 (7.37%) SAN
17 52 (7.09%) VoIP
18 50 (6.82%) Ethernet
19 45 (6.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.23%) Big Data
3 5 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.82%) JIRA
2 5 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (9.28%) Finance
2 64 (8.73%) Telecoms
3 14 (1.91%) Public Sector
4 13 (1.77%) Banking
5 12 (1.64%) Aerospace
6 10 (1.36%) Military
6 10 (1.36%) Retail
7 9 (1.23%) French Language
8 5 (0.68%) Dutch Language
8 5 (0.68%) Legal
9 4 (0.55%) German Language
9 4 (0.55%) Local Government
9 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.55%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.41%) Czech Language
10 3 (0.41%) Police
11 2 (0.27%) Law
11 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 369 (50.34%) Network Engineer
2 81 (11.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 72 (9.82%) Architect
4 71 (9.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 61 (8.32%) Support Engineer
6 55 (7.50%) Security Engineer
7 51 (6.96%) Consultant
8 46 (6.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 45 (6.14%) Network Security Engineer
10 32 (4.37%) Analyst
10 32 (4.37%) Juniper Engineer
11 27 (3.68%) Network Support
12 25 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (3.41%) IT Engineer
12 25 (3.41%) Network Architect
13 23 (3.14%) Network Support Engineer
14 22 (3.00%) IT Support
14 22 (3.00%) NOC Engineer
15 19 (2.59%) Infrastructure Architect
15 19 (2.59%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.32%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.23%) LDAP
3 5 (0.68%) XMPP
4 4 (0.55%) jQuery
4 4 (0.55%) RESTful
5 2 (0.27%) Apache Flex
5 2 (0.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.14%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 215 (29.33%) Data Centre
2 67 (9.14%) Management Information System
3 53 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (3.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 25 (3.41%) Public Cloud
7 20 (2.73%) Wiki
8 18 (2.46%) e-Learning
9 17 (2.32%) PKI
10 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.23%) Reinsurance
12 8 (1.09%) Clustering
12 8 (1.09%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.09%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
14 5 (0.68%) BBC
14 5 (0.68%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.68%) Handset
15 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
15 4 (0.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 159 (21.69%) Windows
2 105 (14.32%) Linux
3 80 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 54 (7.37%) Unix
5 26 (3.55%) Windows 10
5 26 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.36%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.09%) VMS
10 3 (0.41%) CentOS
11 2 (0.27%) Fedora
12 1 (0.14%) SUSE
12 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (19.24%) ITIL
2 89 (12.14%) Information Security
3 84 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
4 81 (11.05%) Load Balancing
5 74 (10.10%) Network Design
6 69 (9.41%) Presales
7 58 (7.91%) Network Management
8 54 (7.37%) Mentoring
9 53 (7.23%) Cybersecurity
10 52 (7.09%) Configuration Management
11 48 (6.55%) Network Monitoring
12 42 (5.73%) Change Management
13 37 (5.05%) Risk Management
14 36 (4.91%) Migration
15 35 (4.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 33 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (4.50%) PRINCE2
17 32 (4.37%) Computer Science
17 32 (4.37%) Root Cause Analysis
17 32 (4.37%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 46 (6.28%) SQL
2 36 (4.91%) Python
3 28 (3.82%) PowerShell
4 12 (1.64%) C
5 6 (0.82%) C++
5 6 (0.82%) Perl
5 6 (0.82%) PHP
6 5 (0.68%) Ada
6 5 (0.68%) C#
7 4 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.27%) Java
9 2 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 420 (57.30%) CCNP
2 411 (56.07%) CCNA
3 131 (17.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 123 (16.78%) Security Cleared
5 107 (14.60%) CCIE
6 105 (14.32%) MCSE
7 94 (12.82%) Degree
8 85 (11.60%) SC Cleared
9 74 (10.10%) JNCIS
10 72 (9.82%) CISSP
11 59 (8.05%) JNCIA
12 49 (6.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 47 (6.41%) CCDP
14 43 (5.87%) JNCIP
15 37 (5.05%) MCSA
16 28 (3.82%) DV Cleared
17 26 (3.55%) CISM
17 26 (3.55%) MCP
18 25 (3.41%) JNCIE
19 24 (3.27%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.32%) SLA
2 34 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (3.68%) GDPR
4 15 (2.05%) NIST
5 8 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.09%) RMADS
6 6 (0.82%) QA
7 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.41%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.41%) NCSC
9 1 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 91 (12.41%) Active Directory
2 86 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.46%) Firmware
6 16 (2.18%) VMware NSX
7 14 (1.91%) Docker
8 13 (1.77%) XenApp
9 12 (1.64%) XenDesktop
10 11 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.68%) vSphere
12 4 (0.55%) NFS
13 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (2.86%) Ansible
1 21 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
1 21 (2.86%) SCCM
2 20 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
2 20 (2.73%) Cisco UCCX
3 17 (2.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 14 (1.91%) FortiGate
5 13 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
6 11 (1.50%) vCenter Server
7 10 (1.36%) vRealize
8 9 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
9 8 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (1.09%) Puppet
10 7 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.68%) Stealthwatch
11 5 (0.68%) Terraform
12 4 (0.55%) Amdocs OSS
12 4 (0.55%) Icinga
12 4 (0.55%) Observium
12 4 (0.55%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 539 (73.53%) Cisco
2 214 (29.20%) Juniper
3 157 (21.42%) Microsoft
4 135 (18.42%) VMware
5 105 (14.32%) CheckPoint
6 103 (14.05%) Palo Alto
7 73 (9.96%) Citrix
8 61 (8.32%) SolarWinds
9 57 (7.78%) F5
10 52 (7.09%) HP
11 41 (5.59%) Brocade
12 39 (5.32%) Meraki
13 37 (5.05%) NetApp
14 31 (4.23%) Fortinet
15 28 (3.82%) Dell
16 24 (3.27%) Blue Coat
17 22 (3.00%) Virgin Media
18 18 (2.46%) Remedy
19 14 (1.91%) Forcepoint
19 14 (1.91%) ServiceNow