Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
England > South East
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 105 119
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 -64
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 625 790 871
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.91% 2.98% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.32% 10.22% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 531 665 739
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,950 £30,472
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £68,150
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%

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 5,520 7,729 8,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.70% 29.11% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4,077 5,788 6,612
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,925 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cisco Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 31 March 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 31 March 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
Thames Valley +11 207 £57,500 -4.17% 20
Hampshire +47 206 £42,750 -10.00% 28
Surrey -6 128 £57,500 +27.78% 14
Berkshire +8 126 £65,000 +8.33% 14
Buckinghamshire +10 65 £45,000 -25.00% 3
West Sussex -11 57 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Oxfordshire +2 16 £70,000 +36.59% 3
East Sussex -22 11 £65,000 +13.04%
Kent +4 7 £43,750 +16.67% 2
Middlesex +3 4 £53,000 +15.22%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Cisco Certification
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 449 (71.84%) Cisco
2 352 (56.32%) CCNP
3 324 (51.84%) CCNA
4 283 (45.28%) Firewall
5 188 (30.08%) WAN
6 163 (26.08%) Juniper
7 162 (25.92%) Data Centre
8 159 (25.44%) BGP
9 133 (21.28%) LAN
10 129 (20.64%) OSPF
11 127 (20.32%) Microsoft
12 121 (19.36%) Windows
12 121 (19.36%) VMware
13 116 (18.56%) ITIL
14 115 (18.40%) VPN
15 111 (17.76%) MPLS
16 109 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 108 (17.28%) Wireless
18 103 (16.48%) Azure
19 98 (15.68%) Security Cleared
20 97 (15.52%) CCIE
21 96 (15.36%) Network Security
22 93 (14.88%) Degree
23 88 (14.08%) MCSE
24 83 (13.28%) Cisco ASA
25 80 (12.80%) Active Directory
26 78 (12.48%) Linux
26 78 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
27 74 (11.84%) TCP/IP
27 74 (11.84%) CheckPoint

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 22 (3.52%) Skype for Business
2 18 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (1.92%) IIS
5 7 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (3.20%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.64%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (0.64%) Camtasia
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.64%) assyst
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 103 (16.48%) Azure
2 52 (8.32%) Office 365
3 37 (5.92%) AWS
4 16 (2.56%) IaaS
5 12 (1.92%) PaaS
5 12 (1.92%) SaaS
6 9 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.96%) Slack
8 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.48%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.32%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.16%) Akamai
11 1 (0.16%) Apigee
11 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 283 (45.28%) Firewall
2 188 (30.08%) WAN
3 159 (25.44%) BGP
4 133 (21.28%) LAN
5 129 (20.64%) OSPF
6 115 (18.40%) VPN
7 111 (17.76%) MPLS
8 108 (17.28%) Wireless
9 96 (15.36%) Network Security
10 83 (13.28%) Cisco ASA
11 74 (11.84%) TCP/IP
12 72 (11.52%) DNS
13 60 (9.60%) Cisco Nexus
13 60 (9.60%) IPsec
14 56 (8.96%) Internet
15 50 (8.00%) DHCP
15 50 (8.00%) SAN
16 49 (7.84%) VoIP
17 45 (7.20%) VLAN
18 35 (5.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.24%) Big Data
3 6 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (0.48%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (0.96%) JIRA
2 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 47 (7.52%) Finance
2 43 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.40%) Public Sector
4 9 (1.44%) Military
5 8 (1.28%) Retail
6 7 (1.12%) French Language
7 5 (0.80%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.80%) Banking
7 5 (0.80%) Legal
8 4 (0.64%) German Language
8 4 (0.64%) Local Government
8 4 (0.64%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.64%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.48%) Dutch Language
9 3 (0.48%) Law
9 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.48%) Police
10 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 290 (46.40%) Network Engineer
2 70 (11.20%) Architect
3 68 (10.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 62 (9.92%) Cisco Engineer
5 59 (9.44%) Support Engineer
6 46 (7.36%) Consultant
7 42 (6.72%) Security Engineer
8 36 (5.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 34 (5.44%) Network Security Engineer
10 32 (5.12%) Analyst
11 27 (4.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 27 (4.32%) Network Architect
12 22 (3.52%) Network Support
13 21 (3.36%) Juniper Engineer
14 20 (3.20%) Cisco Support
14 20 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (3.04%) Cisco Support Engineer
15 19 (3.04%) Network Support Engineer
16 18 (2.88%) IT Engineer
16 18 (2.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.92%) 802.1X
2 8 (1.28%) LDAP
3 5 (0.80%) XMPP
4 4 (0.64%) jQuery
4 4 (0.64%) RESTful
5 3 (0.48%) CSS
6 2 (0.32%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.16%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 162 (25.92%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 43 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (3.68%) Public Cloud
6 21 (3.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 17 (2.72%) e-Learning
8 16 (2.56%) PKI
8 16 (2.56%) Wiki
9 11 (1.76%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.28%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.28%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (0.96%) Reinsurance
14 5 (0.80%) Clustering
14 5 (0.80%) Handset
14 5 (0.80%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 121 (19.36%) Windows
2 78 (12.48%) Linux
3 54 (8.64%) Windows Server
4 29 (4.64%) Unix
5 20 (3.20%) Windows 10
6 11 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.80%) VMS
10 2 (0.32%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (18.56%) ITIL
2 74 (11.84%) Information Security
3 72 (11.52%) Presales
4 65 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
5 64 (10.24%) Load Balancing
5 64 (10.24%) Network Design
6 55 (8.80%) Cybersecurity
7 43 (6.88%) Network Management
8 37 (5.92%) Mentoring
9 34 (5.44%) Change Management
9 34 (5.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 34 (5.44%) Migration
10 33 (5.28%) Network Monitoring
10 33 (5.28%) Risk Management
11 30 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (4.48%) Computer Science
12 28 (4.48%) Configuration Management
13 27 (4.32%) PRINCE2
14 26 (4.16%) Project Management
14 26 (4.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (6.72%) SQL
2 35 (5.60%) Python
3 25 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.28%) C
5 6 (0.96%) C++
5 6 (0.96%) Perl
5 6 (0.96%) PHP
6 5 (0.80%) Ada
6 5 (0.80%) C#
7 4 (0.64%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.32%) Java
8 2 (0.32%) Ruby
9 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 352 (56.32%) CCNP
2 324 (51.84%) CCNA
3 109 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 98 (15.68%) Security Cleared
5 97 (15.52%) CCIE
6 93 (14.88%) Degree
7 88 (14.08%) MCSE
8 71 (11.36%) SC Cleared
9 65 (10.40%) CISSP
10 64 (10.24%) JNCIS
11 48 (7.68%) JNCIA
12 43 (6.88%) CCDP
13 37 (5.92%) JNCIP
14 33 (5.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 31 (4.96%) MCSA
16 29 (4.64%) DV Cleared
17 24 (3.84%) CISM
18 22 (3.52%) MCP
19 21 (3.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
19 21 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.20%) SLA
2 34 (5.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (3.84%) GDPR
4 14 (2.24%) NIST
5 13 (2.08%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.12%) QA
7 6 (0.96%) RMADS
8 4 (0.64%) COBIT
9 3 (0.48%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.16%) NCSC
System Software
1 80 (12.80%) Active Directory
2 78 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (6.72%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.20%) Docker
5 19 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (2.24%) VMware NSX
7 12 (1.92%) Firmware
8 8 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.80%) XenApp
10 4 (0.64%) vSphere
10 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.32%) NFS
12 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (3.20%) Ansible
1 20 (3.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (2.56%) FortiGate
3 15 (2.40%) SCCM
4 12 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (1.28%) Kubernetes
6 8 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.28%) Puppet
7 6 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (0.96%) Terraform
7 6 (0.96%) vCenter Server
7 6 (0.96%) vRealize
8 5 (0.80%) Stealthwatch
9 4 (0.64%) Amdocs OSS
9 4 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.64%) Observium
Vendors
1 449 (71.84%) Cisco
2 163 (26.08%) Juniper
3 127 (20.32%) Microsoft
4 121 (19.36%) VMware
5 74 (11.84%) CheckPoint
6 67 (10.72%) Palo Alto
7 53 (8.48%) SolarWinds
8 46 (7.36%) F5
8 46 (7.36%) HP
9 45 (7.20%) Citrix
10 36 (5.76%) Brocade
11 32 (5.12%) Meraki
12 24 (3.84%) Fortinet
13 23 (3.68%) NetApp
14 17 (2.72%) Dell
15 16 (2.56%) Virgin Media
16 15 (2.40%) Blue Coat
17 14 (2.24%) Remedy
18 13 (2.08%) BT
19 12 (1.92%) Red Hat